'Divinely Gifted. National Socialism's favoured artists in the Federal Republic' opens Friday at the German Historical Museum. It traces the careers and works of many who figured on a list of 'Divinely Gifted' artists, compiled in 1944 on behalf of Adolf Hitler and Joseph Goebbels.
Updated on Aug 26, 2021 07:57 AM IST
PTI | , Berlin
US recover 17 funeral scrolls, manuscripts and other historic records that were to go on auction in New York City. The items were traced to Jewish communities in Romania, Hungary, Ukraine and Slovakia that were ransacked during Nazi rule in World War II
Updated on Jul 24, 2021 08:12 AM IST
Peaky Blinders actor Paul Anderson will play a brutal SS officer, head of a squadron of Nazi soldiers in WWII action drama, Immortal. It will be directed by Finnish filmmaker Jalmari Helander.
Published on Jun 15, 2021 12:35 PM IST
The US Supreme Court on Wednesday delivered a setback to a bid by the heirs of Jewish art dealers to win restitution from Germany in American courts for what they called a coerced sale forced by the former Nazi government in 1935 of a collection of precious medieval religious art.
Updated on Feb 04, 2021 11:05 AM IST
Sonam Kapoor attacked on Twitter for ‘women seen as second-class citizens’ comment, calls haters ‘blind and ignorant’
Sonam Kapoor was attacked for her comment that women are seen as second-class citizens in India. She has now responded on social media.
Updated on Mar 04, 2020 01:27 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
Hunters review: Al Pacino and Amazon lead a new gang of Inglourious Basterds in aggressively average show
Hunters review: Produced by Jordan Peele and starring Al Pacino, Amazon’s new show is thrilling when it needs to be, but suffers from an inferiority complex.
Updated on Feb 20, 2020 06:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar
The work, Winter by American artist Gari Melchers, was part of the collection at the Arkell Museum in Canajoharie until September 10, according to federal court documents.
Updated on Nov 03, 2019 09:13 PM IST
CANAJOHARIE, N.Y. | By Associated Press
At every turn, the system gave Hitler the benefit of the doubt or looked the other way
Updated on Sep 28, 2019 08:11 PM IST
By Karan Thapar
The illustrious charisma of once powerful dictators paled when good literature came in sight
Updated on Sep 26, 2019 04:52 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Navneet Vyasan
In a thread of 10 tweets, Jaitley congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah for voiding Article 370.
Updated on Jun 20, 2020 04:21 PM IST
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
A ceremony will be held on Monday in the Dorotheenstadt cemetery in central Berlin, with descendants of the Nazi victims expected to attend, before the remains are finally laid to rest.
Published on May 10, 2019 02:56 PM IST
Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
He was an unapologetic imperialist, who believed that India could never become a nation, that Indians should remain forever under the British yoke.
Updated on Feb 24, 2019 11:38 AM IST
100-Years-of-World-War-1: A stash of 190 propaganda posters from World War I and World War II were found last year on top of two sawhorses in the basement of a Rochester, New Hampshire, library.
Updated on Nov 11, 2018 12:20 PM IST
Associated Press | By HT Correspondent
...A History for Today recounts the life of the Jewish diarist, conditions in the hideout where she spent over two years during World War 2, and her eventual death in a Nazi concentration camp.
Published on Aug 25, 2018 09:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Jayati Bhola
Babylon Berlin review: As the world is swept by a new wave of right-wing nationalism, here’s a show that reminds us how the Nazis came into power.
Updated on Jun 20, 2018 05:21 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By Rohan Naahar, New Delhi
Under Nazi eugenics programmes, people were forcibly sterilised and killed in an attempt to “clean” the chain of heredity of those with physical or cognitive disabilities.
Updated on Jun 17, 2018 10:21 AM IST
Reuters, Vatican City | By Reuters
The study says Asperger, after whom Asperger’s syndrome is named, publicly legitimised race hygiene policies including forced sterilisations and, on several occasions, actively cooperated with the Nazis’ child euthanasia programme.
Published on Apr 19, 2018 12:39 PM IST
Agence France-Presse, Vienna | By Agence France-Presse
At Jerusalem’s Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke of the murderous Nazi aggression that was not sufficiently challenged by Western powers, comparing it to Iran
Published on Apr 12, 2018 02:36 PM IST
AFP, Jerusalem | By HT Correspondent