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World  /  Published 27.01.19

Auschwitz @ 74: Survivors' salute near execution wall

Former prisoners of Auschwitz have placed flowers at an execution wall at the former Nazi German death camp on the 74th anniversary of the camp's liberation and what is now International Holocaust Rem...
By AP in Warsaw

Heritage  /  Published 22.01.19

Lipstick guns to button bugs: A peek into Soviet secrets

But this museum, Urbaityte said, is apolitical.“It’s historical and about technological progress; you cannot erase facts from history,” she said in an interview, sitting next to her father, Juli...
By Sopan Deb/NYTNS in New York

India  /  Published 03.10.19

Terrifying nuclear war toll projected

A nuclear war between India and Pakistan could kill in less than a week 50-125 million people, more than the death toll during all six years of World War II, according to a study by academics in the U...
By PTI in Washington

Entertainment  /  Published 08.11.19

‘Midway’: Rousing and respectful

To say that Midway, a new cinematic re-creation of the decisive 1942 air and sea battle from Roland Emmerich, the director of Independence Day, soars to the heights of his best work is to say it sputt...
By Ben Kenigsberg/The New York Times News Service

Entertainment  /  Published 31.01.20

Jojo Rabbit: An anti-Nazi satire (not!)

Don’t let the marketing blitz fool you. Jojo Rabbit is not an irreverent anti-Nazi satire in the grand tradition of The Great Dictator, The Producers or even Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Baster...
By Kevin Maher/The Times, London


World  /  Published 15.03.20

Full of beans during war, cafes shut now

The Cafe de Flore, once the drinking hole of Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre, and the Brasserie Lipp continued serving customers during World War II. But on Sunday they locked their doors unti...
By Reuters in Paris

Opinion  /  Published 15.02.20

Here’s looking at you, Kid

India is no longer a “developing” country, at least not according to the amended list published by the office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR). Classification of countries is commo...
By Upala Sen

World  /  Published 31.03.19

Brexit options vote today

Britain’s exit from the European Union was in disarray after the implosion of Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit strategy left her under pressure from rival factions to leave without a deal, go f...
By Reuters in London

Sports  /  Published 01.04.20

Devastated, tweets Roger Federer

Two of the greatest tennis players of all-time have reacted after Wimbledon was cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak.Both Roger Federer and Serena Williams revealed their shock after the annual g...
By Agencies in London

World  /  Published 01.05.20

Captain Tom gets his ‘marvellous’ cricket cap

Forget the personalised birthday card that Captain Thomas Moore received from the Queen on reaching his 100th birthday on Thursday or his promotion to Honorary Colonel or even the flypast over his Bed...
By Amit Roy in London


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