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Morrissey’s comments on Olympics raise a buzz


August 6th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Morrissey is comparing the London 2012 Olympics to the Nazi Germany. He says that the enthusiasm that the people of Great Britain have for their Olympics team ... Read more...

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BBC World Service leaves Bush House


July 12th, 2012 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) Bush House has been synonymous with the BBC World Service for 70 years, but on Thursday it broadcast from the building for the last time.Since March, ... Read more...

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Israeli pageant crowns Miss Holocaust Survivor


June 29th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) An Israeli beauty pageant, participated in by grandmothers, has crowned the first "Miss Holocaust Survivor", The Sun reported Friday.Fourteen women, aged 74 to 97, took to ... Read more...

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Painting stolen by Nazis recovered, up for sale


April 20th, 2012 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Miami, April 20 (IANS/EFE) A Jewish family who this week recovered a 16th century painting stolen by the Nazis during World War II announced Thursday that they are putting the ... Read more...

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Despite exoneration, Narendra Modi cannot play national role (Comment)


April 14th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Narendra Modi's career provides a classic example of how a kinky ideology can thwart political ambitions in a pluralistic society. Yet, when the same ideological outlook enabled him to scale ... Read more...

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UN holds Holocaust memorial ceremony


January 28th, 2012 - 3:11 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Jan 28 (IANS) The UN Friday organised a memorial ceremony to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust, with a particular focus on child victims.The memorial ceremony was held ... Read more...

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Stalin’s grandson files libel suit against Russian parliament


November 22nd, 2011 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Joseph Stalin's grandson Yevgeny Dzhugashvili has filed a defamation lawsuit against the lower house of the Russian parliament demanding the refutation of a statement on ... Read more...

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Nehru’s 1938 rebuff to Nazis to be sold in Britain


November 11th, 2011 - 10:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) A rare typewritten letter by India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru from London to a diplomat in Nazi Germany turning down his invitation will be ... Read more...

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Ramdev evicted for daring to raise voice, apex court told


October 17th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court Monday was told that yoga guru Baba Ramdev suffered the wrath of the central government during his gathering at the Ramlila ground ... Read more...

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Medvedev to meet World War II veterans


May 8th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will meet World War II veterans and representatives of patriotic organisations, and lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown ... Read more...

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Russia plans to host 2018 FIFA World Cup in 13 cities


May 7th, 2011 - 7:00 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia plans to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup in 13 cities, but the final decision would be made by FIFA, football's international governing body, ... Read more...

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Internet campaign alleges George VI ‘had Nazi sympathies’


January 17th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): An online campaign has said that George VI, the father of the Queen, had Nazi sympathies.According to the Hollywood email, which is based on a recent entry on ... Read more...

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Hitler’s propaganda chief Goebbels revealed as a ’sex-crazed lothario’


January 10th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10 (ANI): A book has revealed that Nazi Germany's propaganda chief Joseph Goebbels, who walked with a limp, had scores of affairs and was a lothario nicknamed "the ram".The book, ... Read more...

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UK army chief says al-Qaeda cannot be beaten


November 14th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.14 (ANI):General Sir David Richards, the new head of Britain's armed forces, has warned that the West cannot defeat al-Qaeda and militant Islam. In an interview to The Sunday Telegraph, ... Read more...

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West can never defeat al-Qaeda, militant Islam, admits top Brit General


November 14th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 14 (ANI): The new head of Britain's armed forces, General Sir David Richards, has warned that the West cannot defeat al-Qaeda and militant Islam.The Telegraph quoted General Richards as ... Read more...

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British Legion’s shameful visit to Hitler revealed after 75 years


November 1st, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 01 (ANI): A Press officer for the Royal British Legion has found a book with a Nazi emblem, which reveals the British Legion's shameful visit to Hitler.The book shows an ... Read more...

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France accused of acting like Nazis over gypsy’s forced deportation


September 15th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): European Union Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding has branded the onslaught against the Roma people a 'disgrace' and accused French Minister for Immigration Eric Besson of acting like Nazis ... Read more...

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EU chief accuses French minister of lying over Gipsies’ deportation


September 15th, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 15 (ANI): European Union Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding has accused French Minister for Immigration Eric Besson of lying over Gipsies' deportation and comparing the government to Nazis.French ministers have been ... Read more...

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Rare color footage of the London Blitz found


September 8th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sep 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A rare colored footage of when Britain came under siege from the Nazi Germany has been shown by the Westminster City Council to commemorate the 70th anniversary ... Read more...

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Canada criticized for presuming Tamil boatmen to be LTTE activists


August 14th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Canada, Aug 14 (ANI): Canada has been criticized for concluding that a boat entering the country on Friday with 490 suspected asylum seekers might include members of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil ... Read more...

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Fire At A Former Death Camp Of The Nazis In Poland Destroys The Shoes Of The Holocaust Victims


August 11th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Polish bureaucrats have mentioned that a fire had erupted recently during the night in one of the barracks of the previous death camp of ... Read more...

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Fire destroys shoes of Nazi victims at Polish museum


August 10th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Aug 10 (DPA) A fire Monday night destroyed some 7,000 shoes of Nazi victims at a former death camp in Majdanek, southern Poland, local media reported Tuesday. The fire broke out at ... Read more...

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Israel President denies calling British ‘anti-Semites’


August 2nd, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 2 (ANI): Israel President Shimon Peres has denied calling Britishers "anti-Semites," even while criticizing Britain for its consistent pro-Arab stance against Israel.Peres said he views Israeli relations with Britain ... Read more...

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Cameron describes UK as US’ “junior partner” in fighting Nazi Germany


July 22nd, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Prime Minister David Cameron slipped up when he described Britain as the "junior partner" of the US in fighting Nazi Germany in 1940.America did not actually join ... Read more...

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The Diary Of Anne Frank, A Jewish Victim Of The Holocaust, Converted Into A Graphic Novel


July 11th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Anne Frank was a Jewish teenager, who, like countless other Jews, was liquidated in a concentration camp administered by Nazi Germany during WW 2. ... Read more...

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Stalin’s statue removed from his birthplace


June 25th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25(ANI): A statue of former Soviet dictator Josef Stalin has been removed from the central square in his hometown Gori, Georgia.The six-meter-high bronze statue will be moved to the courtyard ... Read more...

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Ear-shattering vuvuzelas are even driving Hitler nuts


June 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): In a list of complains about vuvuzelas, Hitler is the latest addition. He features in yet another of the many Internet parodies of the 2004 Oscar nominated German ... Read more...

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American Jewish Committee urges to condemn Venezuelan President after Israel’s remarks


June 8th, 2010 - 6:24 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) – The American Jewish Committee (AJC) on Monday urged all members of the Organization of American States (OAS) to condemn Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez due to his recent ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin blasts expose writer for comparing her verbal tactics to Nazis


June 2nd, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 02 (ANI): Sarah Palin has slammed her new neighbour journalist-author Joe McGinniss for comparing her verbal tactics to the Nazis.In a recent interview with NBC, McGinniss characterized Palin's recent ... Read more...

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L.A. Council Passes Arizona Boycott Resolution


May 13th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, May 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The trend among US cities to Boycott Arizona over its new racist immigration law has reached a crescendo. The Los Angeles City Council unanimously ... Read more...

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US troops were also a part of the ‘Victory Day’ parade on the Red Square


May 11th, 2010 - 1:30 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Moscow, May 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The troops of US, France and Britain were also part of the ‘Victory Day’ parade on the Red Square for the very first time. The Russian ... Read more...

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China, Russia pledge close ties


May 9th, 2010 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 9 (IANS) Visiting Chinese President Hu Jintao and his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev pledged to strengthen bilateral cooperation during a meeting here Sunday. Ties between the two countries made important headway ... Read more...

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Victory Day parade held on Moscow’s Red Square


May 9th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A military parade involving over 10,000 personnel and 150 tracked and wheeled military vehicles, as well as 127 aircraft overhead, was staged Sunday on Moscow's Red Square ... Read more...

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Russia hosts spectacular 65th `V-Day’ parade in Red Square


May 9th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, May 9 (ANI): Russia on Sunday played host to a spectacular `Victory Day' parade that marked the 65th anniversary of its victory over Nazi Germany.The military parade took place in the ... Read more...

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Chinese president meets Russian WWII veterans


May 8th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 8 (IANS) Visiting Chinese President Hu Jintao Saturday met the representatives of the Russian war veterans who helped China battle Japanese troops in the World Anti-Fascist War. The Chinese president arrived ... Read more...

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