Holocaust

  • US: Anti-war activist, author Jonathan Schell dies at 70 27-03-2014 07:09 AM

    New York: Jonathan Schell, the author, journalist and anti-war activist who condemned conflicts from Vietnam to Iraq and warned of a nuclear holocaust in terrifying detail in his prize-winning book, "The Fate of the Earth," has died at age 70. Schell's companion, Irena Gross, said that Schell died on Tuesday...
  • Alice Herz-Sommer, oldest-known Holocaust survivor dies at 110 24-02-2014 09:36 AM

    London:c, believed to be the oldest Holocaust survivor, died at age 110 on Sunday, a family member said. The accomplished pianist's death came just a week before her extraordinary story of surviving two years in a Nazi prison camp through devotion to music and her son is up for an...
  • Hungarian Jews threaten boycott of official Holocaust events 10-02-2014 10:55 AM

    Hungary's main Jewish group voted on Sunday to boycott official Holocaust commemorations this year unless they more clearly show the role of local citizens in the Nazi deportation and killing of Hungarian Jews. The Hungarian Jewish Congregations' Association (Mazsihisz) decided to stay away from events marking the 70th anniversary of...
  • Justin Bieber says Anne Frank would have been a 'Belieber' 16-04-2013 11:28 AM

    Amsterdam: A museum dedicated to Anne Frank defended Canadian pop star Justin Bieber on Monday for writing in its guest book that he hoped the young Holocaust victim would have been a "belieber", the popular term for his fans. Bieber, 19, came under fire on social media for his written...
  • Beatrice and Virgil: Martel's Holocaust tale gripping

    Borgub's Lair |  Amrita Tripathi
    I'm in the peculiar position of not remembering whether or not I've read a fabulous book. I know Yann Martel's Life of Pi is incredible,...

  • Nazi soap made of Jews' fat on sale 27-03-2010 11:07 AM

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  • Separated by Nazis, siblings reunite after 66 years 12-07-2008 04:24 PM

    The former Australian wicketkeeper feels in the upcoming India-England series the focus will be on Sachin Tendulkar. ...
  • Author may face serious legal charges 12-01-2008 06:37 PM

    With players donning new colours and two more franchises added, IPL teams face the danger of losing their fan base. ...
  • Harry 'Daniel' Potter donates glasses for exhibition 04-01-2008 12:33 AM

    Mumbai: The Wankhede Stadium, venue for the World Cup final on April 2, suffered yet another embarrassment when a light tower suffered a power failure during the match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand on Friday. The incident occured when New Zealand were trying to chase down Sri Lanka's total...
  • Erstwhile Hitler Cafe caters to Jews 29-01-2007 08:19 PM

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