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Hitler’s headquarters in Ukraine to be made tourist attraction

January 31st, 2011 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, Jan 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukrainian officials have unveiled a plan to turn the remains of Hitler' Eastern Front military headquarters into a tourist attraction.The museum will be established by May 9, ... Read more...

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Entrance to tunnel used for ‘The Great Escape’ revealed

January 19th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan. 19 (IANS) The unknown entrance to the George tunnel, believed to have been dug up by war prisoners of Nazi camp during World War-II, as part of the historical Great ... Read more...

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Taliban trainer of suicide bombers still alive

October 17th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) The master trainer of suicide bombers and a key Taliban commander, Qari Hussain Mehsud, survived last week's drone attack that killed five suspected terrorists in ... Read more...

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Nazi-era mass grave found at Austrian army base

March 10th, 2010 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, March 10 (DPA) Excavations at a newly identified Nazi-era mass grave are set to start soon at an Austrian army base, Defence Minister said Wednesday. Historians have concluded that some 80 Hungarian ... Read more...

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Dhaka seeks Pakistani investment — and apology for 1971

February 26th, 2010 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 26 (IANS) Bangladesh has invited Pakistani entrepreneurs to invest in the country, but also wants Islamabad to resolve all outstanding issues -- including "formal apologies for the atrocities" committed during ... Read more...

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German village settlement provides hints of mass cannibalism 7,000 years ago

December 5th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 5 (ANI): A new study has said that an ancient settlement site in a village in Germany is providing hints of mass cannibalism prevalent at the area 7,000 years ago.According ... Read more...

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