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Mar 17, 2018
Britain says 'overwhelmingly likely' Vladimir Putin made decision to use nerve agent on former Russian spyBritish foreign secretary Boris Johnson said that it was overwhelmingly likely that Vladimir Putin himself made the decision to use a military-grade nerve toxin to strike down a former Russian agent on English soil.
Mar 01, 2018
Orchestral performance in Jerusalem to feature lost music composed by Nazi concentration camp victimsA quest over 30 years by an Italian musician to track down music composed by Nazi concentration camp victims will reach fruition in April.
Jan 20, 2018
Darkest Hour and Padmaavat row: The Gary Oldman-starrer has a hidden lesson for Karni SenaDo artists have the creative freedom to distort history to a certain extent? Darkest Hour may have an answer for fringe groups like Karni Sena.
Dec 19, 2017
Manohar Parrikar says anti-India sentiment resurfacing in Goa, asks people to be cautious of negative mentalityGoa chief minister Manohar Parrikar said on Tuesday those who compared the BJP government in Goa to Nazi rule should read European history, adding a pre-Portuguese era anti-India sentiment was resurfacing in the state.
Jul 28, 2017
Mail Rail: Riding on London's underground postal trainsNow the public will get a chance to hop aboard the so-called Mail Rail that not even the brutal Nazi bombing of the Blitz could stop.
May 21, 2017
Japan to a build war museum in Manipur, says ambassador Kenji HiramatsuJapan's ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu said that Japan will build a war museum at Maibam Lokpa Ching in Manipur's Bishenpur district.
Apr 03, 2017
Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw's 104th birth anniversary: Why aren't his sacrifices, contributions honoured?The third day of April marks the 104th birth anniversary of our all-time military hero, Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw
Dec 27, 2016
Shinzo Abe at Pearl Harbor: Japanese prime minister pays respect to war deadJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe laid wreaths at various cemeteries and memorials ahead of a visit today to the site of the 1941 bombing that plunged the United States into World War II
Sep 28, 2016
Jim Yong Kim reappointed World Bank president despite bank staff citing 'crisis of leadership'The Bank's board offered a strong endorsement of Kim's record, including setting the goal of eliminating extreme global poverty by 2030 and an internal reorganisation to promote better coordination which provoked staff dissent.
Sep 11, 2016
Nurse Greta Friedman, kissed in iconic World War II photo, dies at 92Greta Friedman, the nurse who was kissed by a sailor in the iconic picture taken in New York city's Times Square after the Second World War ended in 1945, has died, a media report said.