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Ex-Nazi camp guard, 90, found living in Britain


June 12th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) An elderly man living in Britain for 60 years has been identified as a former guard at a Nazi slave-labour camp during World War II.Alexander Huryn, ... Read more...

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Nazi soldiers given highly addictive crystal meth to fight longer, harder


March 31st, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 31 (ANI): Even though Adolf Hitler's Nazi party rules stressed the importance of keeping fit by abstaining from drink and tobacco to keep the Aryan race strong and pure, it ... Read more...

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Hundreds evacuated in German town after explosives cache found


January 23rd, 2011 - 4:45 am ICT by BNO News
BECHERBACH,GERMANY (BNO NEWS) -- About 600 people were evacuated in the German town of Becherbach on Saturday as police brought in bomb-disposal robots to deal with around 60 kilograms of explosives, the ... Read more...

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Abandoned Gurkha veterans get first home in Nepal


November 17th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 17 (IANS) Mostly abandoned by their families or left with no one to care for them, 26 octogenarians, who either served in the British Army or are the ... Read more...

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Mass grave from Holocaust era found in Romania


November 6th, 2010 - 12:54 am ICT by BNO News
BUCHAREST, ROMANIA (BNO NEWS) -- A mass grave on Friday was unearthed in a forest in northeast Bucharest. The grave contains bodies of men, women and children killed during the Holocaust era.According ... Read more...

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Why did Adolf Hitler’s deputy Rudolf Hess come to Britain?


October 26th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): A new book has shed light on one of the enduring mysteries of World War Two-why did Adolf Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess come to Britain?The new book-Rudolf Hess: ... Read more...

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One dies in Afghanistan protest over Quran burning (Second lead)


September 10th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 10 (DPA) At least one demonstrator was killed Friday in northeastern Afghanistan at a protest against a Christian minister's plan to burn Qurans in the US, the provincial government ... Read more...

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Unmanned aerial vehicle crashes in northern Afghanistan


August 9th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- An unmanned aerial vehicle belonging to the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) crashed in northern Afghanistan on Monday, the alliance said.The aircraft, a German Army Kleinflugger Zielortung ... Read more...

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Study finds echoes of the Holocaust in Russia’s economy, politics


June 18th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Cambridge (Massachusetts, US), June 18 (ANI): A detailed new analysis of seven decades of Soviet and Russian data has revealed that Russian cities and regions whose Jewish populations bore the brunt of ... Read more...

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German soldiers kill five Afghan troops


April 3rd, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, April 3 (DPA) German soldiers killed five Afghan troops who were riding in two civilian cars that did not stop at a check post, the German military said Saturday. The incident ... Read more...

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Now, ‘Hitler’ Jesse James’ Nazi photo emerges


April 1st, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 1 (ANI): A photo of Sandra Bullock's love rat hubby Jesse James, posing as Adolf Hitler with a German army cap on his head, raising his arm in ... Read more...

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When Hitler tried to give English cricket a Nazi twist!


March 18th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar.18 (ANI): A new book about 20th-century reporting has revealed that future Nazi regime dictator Adolf Hitler raised his own cricket team to play some British prisoners of war during the ... Read more...

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How Taliban almost killed German defence minister


November 16th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov. 16 (ANI): The helicopter of Germany's new Defence Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg was almost hit by the Taliban in Afghanistan, where he had gone to visit German troops.On Friday, ... Read more...

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Box of public information leaflets, not 500 pound bomb killed Afghan girl


October 1st, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.1 (ANI): Eight days into Operation Panther's Claw it was not a 500lb bomb that killed an unnamed girl on June 27 this year, but a box of public-information leaflets.According to ... Read more...

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Afghan probe into NATO airstrike clears German Army


September 11th, 2009 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 11 (DPA) The commission appointed by Afghan President Hamid Karzai to investigate last week's NATO airstrike on two fuel tankers that claimed dozens of Taliban and civilian lives has ... Read more...

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Israel accuses HRW of hitting a new low by hiring expert who collects Nazi memorabilia


September 10th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Sep.10 (ANI): Human Rights Watch's employment of a man who trades and collects Nazi memorabilia as its "senior military expert" is a "new low" for the organization that frequently criticizes Israel, ... Read more...

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90 dead in Afghan explosion as Taliban distributes fuel (Second Lead)


September 4th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kunduz (Afghanistan), Sep 4 (DPA) Ninety people were killed Friday when two hijacked oil tankers exploded in the northern Afghan province of Kunduz as Taliban militants were distributing fuel to civilians, ... Read more...

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Militants, including woman, killed in Afghan ambush


August 29th, 2009 - 1:41 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 29 (DPA) Afghan and international forces killed several militants, including a woman, in northern Afghanistan after they came under fire while travelling to search a militant compound, the NATO-led ... Read more...

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Pitt denies tagging Cruise’s ‘Valkyrie’ a ‘ridiculous movie’


August 25th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 25 (ANI): Brad Pitt's manager has said that actor never tagged Tom Cruise's 'Valkyrie' a "ridiculous movie".German magazine Stern recently reported that Pitt had slammed the historical thriller set ... Read more...

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Indo-German Army mountaineering expedition flagged off


August 21st, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 21 (ANI): Lt General VK Ahluwalia, Director General Military Training flagged off a joint Indo-German mountaineering expedition to Mt Shivling (6543M) in Garhwal Himalayan Region, today.The joint team ... Read more...

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Once peaceful Afghan province sees violence rise before vote


August 18th, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Can Merey Kunduz (Afghanistan), Aug 18 (DPA) The German army captain was enjoying supper, turkey breast with rice and vegetables -- his last proper meal for the foreseeable future.He is about ... Read more...

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Isolation and monotony would plague astronauts traveling to Mars in future


July 29th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): A group of volunteers that spent 105 days locked up in a mock spaceship simulating a trip to Mars has said that the most difficult part of the ... Read more...

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History’s worst inventions revealed


July 14th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Exploding dogs, flying cars, and parachute suits are some of history's worst inventions, according to a new book.Authored by Eric Chaline, 'History's Worst Inventions' describes some of the ... Read more...

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Pakistan, Germany to boost defence ties: Report


June 19th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, June 19 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Pervez Kayani and his German counterpart Gen Schneidrhan have pledged to boost defence cooperation and enhance strategic partnership, the Online news agency said ... Read more...

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6 volunteers’ 105-day stay in small steel tins to help scientists prepare for Mars mission


March 29th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 29 (ANI): Six volunteers will be locked up in small steel tins off a parking lot in Moscow for 105 days scientists simulate a space rocket ride to Mars.The cramped ... Read more...

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‘Valkyrie’ director gaga over Tom Cruise


February 10th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Despite directing actors like Sir Ian McKellen, Kevin Spacey, Hugh Jackman and Brandon Routh in his previous films, Hollywood director Bryan Singer is all praise for superstar ... Read more...

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‘Valkyrie’ director all praise for ‘Slumdog Millionaire’


January 23rd, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) After bagging 10 Oscar nominations, four Golden Globes and appreciation across the world, British filmmaker Danny Boyle's rags-to-riches story “Slumdog Millionaire” has found another fan in Nazi ... Read more...

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‘Tom Cruise wants to promote ‘Valkyrie’ in India’


January 20th, 2009 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Bryan Singer, who is currently on a promotional tour across Asia and Europe with superstar Tom Cruise for his Nazi thriller "Valkyrie", has revealed that ... Read more...

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Tom Cruises BlackBerry is missing in Toronto


December 11th, 2008 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
New York, December 11 (ANI): Tom Cruise will not be punching numbers for some time as the actor has lost his BlackBerry phone in Toronto.The Hollywood heartthrob had been in an ... Read more...

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Tom Cruise gives Spencer Pratt marriage advice


December 10th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
New York, December 10 (ANI): Tom Cruise handed out marriage advice to singer Heidi Montags hubby Spencer Pratt in an interview on ''The Hills After Show.''Montag had eloped with Pratt and ... Read more...

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Hitler really had only one ball, claims German army medic


November 19th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov19 (ANI): An army medics account has confirmed what people long believed: Adolf Hitler, the Austrian-born politician, only had one ball.According to war veteran Johan Jambor, Hitler had only one ... Read more...

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Seven killed in Afghan suicide bombing


October 20th, 2008 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 20 (DPA) Five children and two German soldiers were killed Monday in a suicide bombing near the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, the governor of the province said.Two children who ... Read more...

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Exhibition to showcase the Great Escape of 1918


September 22nd, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 22 (ANI): Though the movie The Great Escape might have dramatized on the silver screen the story of the prisoners of war who tunneled their way out of Holzminden ... Read more...

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India stories bring British national visiting in German Army truck


August 11th, 2008 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma Chandigarh, Aug 11 (IANS) Driving a heavy German Army truck, equipped with a kitchen, refrigerator, bedroom, bathroom and cooling system, a British national has set out on a journey across ... Read more...

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Bosnia air crash kills four EU peacekeepers


June 20th, 2008 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
DPA Sarajevo, June 20 (DPA) A Spanish helicopter on a European Union (EU) peacekeeping flight crashed in the hills of central Bosnia, killing all four soldiers aboard, military officials said. The dead were ... Read more...

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