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USS Missouri Undergoes Renovation ahead of World War II End Anniversary

A section of the USS Missouri is being repaired as part of a $3 million restoration project to address rust and other deterioration on...

Solving a murder in a Nazi bastion, escaping the Stasi

Prussian Blue is a novel by Philip Kerr It is set in World War II Thr book is an interesting read Title: Prussian Blue...

Displaced Villagers Return to Old Mosul Only to Find Destruction, Danger and Dead Bodies; Returnees Claim ‘Even Soldiers Stay Indoors After Dark’

Old Mosul has been completely shattered in the battle to recapture the city from Islamic State militants About 900,000 people have been displaced...

A Massive Live Bomb Diffused In Germany’s Biggest Evacuation Since World War II

Large number of live bombs and munitions continue to be found in Germany even 70 years after the end of World War II ...

Over 400 US World War II servicemen estimated to be missing in India’s Northeast

Kolkata, May 31, 2017: Over 400 US World War II servicemen are estimated to be missing in India's northeast where recent field activities have...

Portuguese Fisherman in Nazare finds unexploded Bomb from World War II

London, Feb 28, 2017: A Portuguese fisherman in Nazare, around 120 km north of Portuguese capital Lisbon, found an unexploded bomb, believed to be from...

Holocaust Memorial Day: Pope Francis remembers millions of World War II Nazi Holocaust victims

Vatican City, Jan 27, 2017: Pope Francis on Friday remembered the millions of victims of the Nazi Holocaust during the Second World War. "Today I...

Shanghai’s NGO Exhibits Syrian Children’s Arts and the Works Show Impact of War

A Chinese NGO opened an exhibition in Shanghai to showcase works of Syrian children in order to raise awareness of the migrant crisis...

Nurse Greta Friedman kissed in iconic World War II Photo dies

Washington, Sept 11, 2016: Greta Friedman, the woman kissed by a sailor in the iconic picture taken in New York city's Times Square after...

“When you go home tell them of us and say for your tomorrow we gave our today”: The plight of World War II Soldiers

Sept 04, 2016: The memorial at the Kohima War Cemetery, where lie dead of a World War II battle termed "Stalingrad of the East",...

Japan commemorates 71st Anniversary of Hiroshima Nuclear Bombing on August 6

The Hiroshima bombing killed around 140,000 people- either instantly or from radiation burns in the immediate aftermath Another bomb was dropped on the...

The tale of a family who escaped Nazis and a tea cannister that bears proof to all

A canister from the time of holocaust was retained by Rak couple. It contained gold that the couple hid for financial crisis Their...

Missouri Senator plans to introduce new Bill in support of World War II Veterans

To help veterans who participated in mustard gas experiments, Senate of missouri plans to introduce new bill  An investigation revealed only 40 living veterans...

Migrant Crisis: 385 people including an infant rescued by Italian Navy

Rome- An Italian navy vessel on Monday rescued 385 migrants from the Mediterranean on Monday including 42 women and 40 children, among them a...

Escape and Survival: Stories of Descendants of Holocaust Survivors

https://youtu.be/KyVi2Wsql3s Coming just two decades after the last great global conflict, the Second World War was the most widespread and deadliest war in history, involving...

Plane crash killed Subash Chandra Bose claims website

New Delhi: Indian freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose died in the plane crash on August 18, 1945, contended a website. It quoted his interpreter saying...

‘Gabbar Is Back’ director’s next set against World War II

Chennai, Director Krish Jagarlamudi's upcoming Telugu film "Kanche", starring Varun Tej in the lead, is about a love story set against the backdrop of...

Remembering Hiroshima, the city that was destroyed by the “Little Boy”

By Nithin Sridhar On the early morning of August 6th, 1945, Colonel Paul W. Tibbets Jr. of United States Air Force and his crew flew...

Remembering Anne Frank : The young girl who continues to move our hearts

  By Meghna Not many people know how it feels to be in the midst of war, but many claim to have experienced it vicariously through...

Nazi war criminal Søren Kam dies a free man at 93

  By NewsGram Staff Writer It is said that justice delayed is justice denied. But if justice fails to catch up with the culprit during his...

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