Adolf Hitler

  • Kerala: College magazine with anti-Modi remarks withdrawn June 16, 2014

    Guruvayur: Faced with legal action and protests from BJP, the Sree Krishna College here on Monday withdrew its campus magazine which contained unsavoury remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. A meeting of the College Staff Council, which took the decision, also decided to recall the copies of the magazine already...
  • Kerala: 9 students arrested for anti-Modi remarks in campus magazine June 15, 2014

    Guruvayur: Nine students of the Sree Krishna college were on Sunday arrested in the case pertaining to their campus magazine containing unsavoury remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, police said. Those arrested, and let off on bail soon, included Student Editor of the magazine, its sub-editors and editorial advisory...
  • Normandy landing: World honours D-Day's fallen, 70 years on June 6, 2014

    Colleville-Sur-Mer (France): Men who stormed Normandy's shore 70 years ago joined world leaders on Friday in paying tribute to the 150,000 Allied troops who risked and lost their lives in the D-Day landings in Nazi-occupied France, in a day of international commemorations of history's biggest amphibious invasion. They are honouring the...
  • Have to be alert with Modi, even Hitler got a massive majority: Mani Shankar May 17, 2014

    In an interview to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar said that they have to be be alert with Prime Minister designated Narendra Modi as Adolf Hitler also got a massive majority in Germany. On his 'Chaiwala' remark Aiyar said, "My 'Chaiwala' remark has been distorted. I...
  • Narendra Modi sidelined BJP veterans to promote himself: Chiranjeevi April 23, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh Congress campaign committee chief Chiranjeevi accused BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of pushing aside veteran leaders of his party to promote himself. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday during his election campaign on behalf of Congress candidates in the city, Chiranjeevi compared the Gujarat Chief Minister to...
  • Hitler may have married Jewish woman by mistake, claims report April 5, 2014

    In what could prove to be one of the biggest ironies of history, Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler, infamous for the genocide of Jews, may have unwittingly married a Jewish woman, new British research has found. The German Nazi leader known for his persecution of Jews had wed his long-term lover Eva...
  • Elections Buzz: BJP hits out at Rahul, says Indira was the real Hitler March 12, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has reacted sharply to Rahul Gandhi's remarks comparing its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler. BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday said "Calling Modi Hitler is like abusing him. If anyone in this country has acted like Hitler, it was his...
  • Congress defends Rahul's 'Hitler' jibe at Modi March 12, 2014

    New Delhi: In light of Rahul Gandhi's remarks comparing Narendra Modi to Adolf Hitler, Congress on Wednesday suggested it would be foolhardy not to hold the Gujarat Chief Minister responsible for the 2002 riots, which saw the killing of some 3,000 people, allegedly as part of a "planned conspiracy". "As many...
  • Rahul takes a dig at Modi, compares him to Hitler March 11, 2014

    Balasinor: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday launched a blistering attack on BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on his home turf by comparing him with Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler and also accused his government of "stealing" farmers' land at the behest of corporates. "Then there is another kind of...
  • Rahul hits out at BJP, compares Modi to Hitler February 26, 2014

    Assam: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at the Opposition and compared BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. Rahul said, "Hitler was an angry man. He hated Jews, Russians, Communists. He hated everyone. His country was reduced to dust." While interacting with students at the...
  • Google apologises for 'Hitler' name on Google Maps January 11, 2014

    Berlin: Google apologised Friday after a Berlin intersection briefly regained its Nazi-era name, Adolf-Hitler-Platz, on the Google Maps service. Google spokeswoman Lena Wagner said the company quickly took down the name after the error was discovered. The intersection was relabeled with its proper name, Theodor-Heuss-Platz, after West Germany's first post-World War...
  • Assad same as Adolf Hitler and Saddam Hussein, says John Kerry September 2, 2013

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has now joined the likes of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler and Iraq's Saddam Hussein by using chemical weapons against his own people, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday. "Bashar al-Assad now joins a list that has Adolf Hitler and Saddam Hussein as those who...
  • Narendra Modi following Hitler's tactics to grab power: Digvijaya Singh August 22, 2013

    Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh, who has been unsparing in his criticism of Narendra Modi, on Thursday compared him to Adolf Hitler saying he was following the disgraced dictator in many ways to grab power. "I feel that there are a lot of similarities between the two as Modi is trying...
  • US finds long-lost diary of top Nazi leader and Hitler aide June 10, 2013

    Washington: The US government has recovered 400 pages from the long-lost diary of Alfred Rosenberg, a confidant of Adolf Hitler who played a central role in the extermination of millions of Jews and others during World War II. A preliminary US government assessment reviewed by Reuters asserts the diary could offer...
  • I was Hitler's food taster, says 95-year-old woman February 11, 2013

    London: Margot Woelk, now a 95-year-old woman, says she was the "food taster" of Adolf Hitler for more than two years, and had to taste the dictator's food to ensure it was not poisoned. Woelk ate fresh fruit and vegetables including asparagus, peppers and peas, and was one of a dozen...
  • Photos of bunker where Hitler killed himself unveiled January 17, 2013

    London: Some unseen monochrome photographs of the blood spilled bunker, where Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler and his wife Eva Braun committed suicide, are on public display for the first time. Many of the black and white photos did not make the final cut for the special edition published immediately after...
  • Russian woman fined $3,000 over 'Mein Kampf' October 6, 2012

    Moscow: A woman staff member of a Russian university has been slapped a fine of 100,000 rubles ($3,000) by a court for posting an online copy of Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" on her personal website. The 28-year-old woman posted the book, which is on the Russian federal list of extremist literature,...
  • Keshubhai compares Narendra Modi to Adolf Hitler July 16, 2012

    Junagarh: The war of words within the Bharatiya Janata Party's Gujarat unit is escalating. Former Gujarat chief minister Keshubhai Patel has hit out at his successor Narendra Modi and compared him to Adolf Hitler. Addressing farmers in Kutch, Patel said Modi ruled like a dictator and said Gujarat was in...
  • Hitler protected Jew who was WW I hero: Report July 7, 2012

    Berlin: A Jewish World War I veteran was allegedly spared - for a while, at least - from Nazi persecution thanks to a letter that claimed Adolf Hitler wanted him protected, a German Jewish newspaper reported. The Nazi leader ordered the genocide of all Europe's Jews but apparently wanted Ernst Hess,...
  • 'Hitler used cocaine, had fart problem' May 8, 2012

    Washington: Adolf Hitler was apparently a coke head who farted uncontrollably, ingested some 28 drugs at a time and received injections of bull testicle extracts to bolster his libido. It's a whole other side to the Nazi dictator, whose poor health condition was revealed in medical documents that are now up...
  • Hitler had a lovechild? Diary says so March 15, 2012

    London: A sensational entry in a newly discovered diary of a soldier has added weight to the claims that Adolf Hitler had fathered a lovechild with a 16-year-old French woman while serving as a corporal during World War I. For decades, the tatty pocket diary of former Royal Engineer Leonard Wilkes...
  • 'Hitler had planned to set up headquarters in UK' February 20, 2012

    London: German dictator Adolf Hitler had plans to set up his headquarters in the English Midlands if the Nazi invasion of Britain had been successful during World War II, say historians. According to them, Hitler had, in fact, chalked out the "top secret" plan to use Apley Hall, near Norton, in...
  • Nazis 'planted spy in MI5 during World War II' February 18, 2012

    London: German dictator Adolf Hitler managed to plant a Nazi agent in British spy agency MI5 during the initial years of the Second World War, but failed to utilise him, de-classified documents have revealed. According to the documents, Dutchman Folkert Arie van Koutrik was the first German agent ever to infiltrate...
  • Lord Meghnad Desai questions Gandhi's principles January 7, 2012

    Ahmedabad: Leading Economist Lord Meghnad Desai on Friday questioned the principles and beliefs of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. Speaking at an event in Ahmedabad, he said he was puzzled over why the apostle of ahimsa defended Adolf Hitler and endorsed the Bhagvad Gita, a text that Lord...
  • Bedtime with Hitler: Nazi leader's linen for sale November 30, 2011

    London: Two pieces of Adolf Hitler's personalized bed linen, complete with swastikas and the Nazi leader's initials, are together expected to fetch up to 3,000 pounds at a sale in Britain next week. A single white bedsheet and pillowcase embroidered with the image of an eagle perched on a swastika...
  • 'Hitler enjoyed drinking at British bar in 1912' November 27, 2011

    London: Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler enjoyed drinking at a British pub when he visited the country at the age of 23, according to a new TV documentary. Hitler came to Britain in 1912 to stay with half-brother Alois, who lived in Toxteth, Liverpool. During his five months stay there, researchers on BBC's...
  • New film on Gandhi's 'Dear Friend' Hitler letters July 26, 2011

    New Delhi: Two letters written by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi to German dictator Adolf Hitler addressing him as 'Dear Friend' during the latter's ambitious eastern Europe push is subject of a film that hits the theatres this weekend. The film 'Gandhi to Hitler' stars Raghuveer Yadav as the diminutive German...
  • Hitler ordered sex toys for troops during WW-II July 11, 2011

    London: Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler had ordered sex toys for his troops as many of them were contracting sex diseases from French prostitutes, records have revealed. While researching the history of Barbie, which was based on a post-war German sex doll, author Graeme Donald uncovered Hitler's secretive 'Borghild Project'. Under the World...
  • Early Hitler letter on Jews unveiled in NYC June 8, 2011

    New York: The signature under the typewritten words on yellowing sheets of nearly century-old paper is unmistakable: Adolf Hitler, with the last few scribbled letters drooping downward. The date is 1919 and, decades before the Holocaust, the 30-year-old German soldier "born in Austria" penned what are believed to be Hitler's first...
  • Hitler tried to build flying saucers during WWII April 27, 2011

    London: Adolf Hitler tried to build a fleet of flying saucers to attack London and New York, a media report said. The Sun reported that one alleged site of production of the Nazi UFOs is a series of tunnels buried under the Jonas Valley in Thuringia, central Germany. Under the command of...