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Remove ‘Hitler’ from the show’s title, Zee TV told


November 24th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) The title of Zee TV's new show "Hitler Didi" has upset the US-based Anti-Defamation League (ADL), which wants the channel to give it a less ... Read more...

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Susan Sarandon slammed for calling the Pope as a ‘Nazi’


October 18th, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US Catholic has slammed Susan Sarandon for calling the pope a Nazi. The actress made the comment about Pope Benedict XVI during a chat at the ... Read more...

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Jews want Gibson out of biblical movie


September 10th, 2011 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) A Jewish rights group has urged Hollywood studio bosses to axe actor Mel Gibson from a proposed biblical drama about Jewish hero Judah Maccabee.Contactmusic.com reports ... Read more...

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Arizona shooting: Palin accuses her critics of ‘blood libel’


January 13th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.13 (ANI): Former Alaska Governor and 2008 Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin has attracted controversy and fresh criticism again by charging here critics of 'blood libel' over last weekend's shootings ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck Under Fire For His ‘Insensitive Observations’ On The Billionaire, George Soros, And The Holocaust


November 14th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 80-year-old George Soros happens to be a billionaire financier of America with Hungarian bloodline. He was born in Budapest in Hungary and endured the ... Read more...

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Glenn Beck Comes Under Fire For Holocaust Remark About George Soros


November 14th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Conservative radio-host Glenn Beck has come under fire after he made a controversial statement against Hungarian-American financier George Soros. On his programs "The Glenn Beck Program", ... Read more...

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Mosque To Be Built Near Ground Zero In New York Amid Discord


August 4th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The path has been emptied for altering a property in New York into a Mohammedan community center and mosque. However, this development has been massively ... Read more...

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Mosque to come up near 9/11 site amid opposition (Lead)


August 4th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) The way has been cleared for converting a property near 'ground zero' in New York into an Islamic community centre and mosque. However, everyone is not ... Read more...

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Way cleared for mosque near 9/11 ‘ground zero’


August 4th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) Decks have been cleared for converting a property near 'ground zero' in New York into an Islamic community centre and mosque with a city commission ... Read more...

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Mosque building sanction near Ground Zero fraught with problems


August 4th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York's Aug.4 (ANI): New York's Landmarks Preservation Commission decision to approve the building of the 100 million dollar mosque and Islamic center near Ground Zero is not likely to end ... Read more...

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Islamic centre to be built near 9/11 Ground Zero


August 4th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 3 (DPA) A private group Tuesday won the right to build an Islamic centre, which includes a mosque, near the site of the destroyed World Trade Center despite vocal ... Read more...

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Plans for mosque near New York’s ‘Ground Zero’ intensifying national debate


July 31st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 31 (ANI): Plans for building a Islamic center and mosque two blocks north of "Ground Zero" (the 9/11 attack site) in Lower Manhattan, has intensified the national debate ... Read more...

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Oliver Stone in soup over comments on Jews, Hitler


July 27th, 2010 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 27 (ANI): Movie director Oliver Stone has come under fire for his comments on Jews and Hitler in a recent London interview, which critics are calling anti-Semitic.In the Sunday Times ... Read more...

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Jesse James slammed for his ‘offensive’ Hitler photo


April 3rd, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 3 (ANI): The Anti-Defamation League has blasted Sandra Bullock's love rat husband Jesse James after a 2004 picture of his showed him wearing a German soldier's hat, with ... Read more...

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Pupils suspended for ‘Kick a Jew Day’


November 27th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov.27 (ANI): Pupils at a school in Florida have been suspended after taking part in a "Kick a Jew Day".Ten students at North Naples Middle School were sent home ... Read more...

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Over 100 groups protest UN debate on ‘defamation of religion’


November 13th, 2009 - 2:48 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 13 (DPA) More than 100 non-governmental organisations Thursday protested attempts by some governments to push through a UN resolution to save religion from defamation. Those NGOs said such a move, ... Read more...

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Spielberg honoured for human rights work


November 4th, 2009 - 12:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg has been honoured by the Anti-Defamation League for his work in human rights. The Oscar-winning filmmaker, 62, will be presented with America's Democratic Legacy Award ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg bags top anti-defamation honour


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 3 (ANI): Steven Spielberg has bagged The Anti-Defamation League's highest honour for his work in the field of human rights.The Oscar-winning director will collect America's Democratic Legacy Award at the ... Read more...

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Anti-Semetism at an all time low of 12 percent amongst Americans


October 30th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.30 (ANI): A nation-wide survey of American people released by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) finds that at least 12 percent retain anti-Semitic attitudes.The survey said it represented a decline from ... Read more...

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‘CIA, FBI paranoid about Israel’s Mossad’ and Jews


October 21st, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Oct.21 (ANI): A former US official has said that both the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are extremely paranoid about the Israeli secret service Mossad ... Read more...

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Ahmadinejad’s ministerial nominee was an Interpol target in 1994


August 22nd, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo (Egypt), Aug 22(ANI): Ahmad Vahidi, who has been nominated by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to serve as Iran's Defense Minister, is wanted by Interpol in connection with the 1994 bombing of ... Read more...

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Tintin creator was dogged by charges of anti-Semitism, racism: Book


July 29th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 29 (ANI): The creator of Tintin was once criticised for being anti-Semitism and racist, according to a new biography.In the new book 'Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin', ... Read more...

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One in three Europeans blame Jews for global meltdown


February 11th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Feb.11 (ANI): A survey commissioned by the Anti-Defamation League has found that nearly a third of Europeans believe that Jews are responsible for the global economic meltdown. A majority of them ... Read more...

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Extremist groups using Facebook, MySpace, YouTube to recruit members


November 20th, 2008 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 20 (ANI): Social networking sites like Facebook, MySpace, YouTube, which have millions of users, are being used by extremist groups to recruit members, experts have warned.Many experts have claimed ... Read more...

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