Austria hints at Hitler home take over

2015-01-14 16:16

Austria's government is looking at options that would allow it to expropriate the house where Adolf Hitler spent his early childhood.

Hitler painting fetches €130 000

2014-11-23 13:55

A watercolour painted of the city hall in Munich by Adolf Hitler has been auctioned off for €130 000 to a buyer who wished to remain anonymous. View the painting.

Urgent hunt for tenants for Hitler house

2014-10-15 15:14

The Austrian interior ministry is desperately seeking to sublet Adolf Hitler's birthplace in Braunau, amid a debate over what should become of the building.

Nazi-themed restaurant sparks controversy

2013-07-19 12:05

Authorities in central Indonesia plan to ask a restaurant owner to explain his reasons for opening a Nazi-themed cafe that has sparked controversy among locals and tourists.

Hitler's taster feared death each meal

2013-07-01 22:29

Margot Woelk spent the last few years of WW2 eating lavish meals and fearing that every mouthful could mean death.

German TV pulls show after SS scandal

2013-05-02 18:40

German public broadcaster ZDF has said it would stop showing reruns of the television crime show Derrick after it emerged that its late star had belonged to Hitler's notorious Waffen SS.

Nkandla compared to Hitler's Berghof

2013-02-19 22:12

The expansion of President Jacob Zuma's homestead could be compared to that of Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler's home in the 1930s, Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota has suggested.

Hitler statue in Holocaust site slammed

2013-01-05 13:01

Poland's chief rabbi has voiced outrage over a statue of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler kneeling at a Holocaust site in Warsaw, part of an installation by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan.

Paranoid Hitler had 'messiah complex'

2012-05-04 11:06

Adolf Hitler had a "messiah complex" and became increasingly obsessed with the Jewish "enemy within" as World War II turned against Germany, according to a secret 1942 assessment.

Turkish Hitler shampoo ad outrage

2012-03-25 20:21

A Turkish shampoo commercial featuring Adolf Hitler has drawn outrage from Jewish groups worldwide and calls for it to be withdrawn immediately.


Lawmaker says sorry over Obama, Hitler tweet

2015-01-14 07:34

Republican Randy Weber has apologised for a tweet that compared President Barack Obama to Adolf Hitler to make a point related to the Paris terrorist attacks.

Expelled Nazis paid millions in social benefits

2014-10-20 13:06

Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards are collecting millions of dollars in US social security benefits after being forced out of the United States.

Museum acquires Bertrand Russell Nazi pacifist letter

2014-02-20 10:30

A museum has acquired a 1937 letter written by Bertrand Russell in which the Nobel Prize-winner says if the Nazi army invades England; Adolf Hitler should be invited to dinner.

Clashes before Bangladesh verdict

2013-07-15 10:09

Bangladesh police have fired rubber bullets at protesters, as violence erupted across the country ahead of the verdict on a top Islamist for allegedly masterminding 1971 atrocities.

Body 'shocked' by anti-Semitic naming

2013-05-30 20:51

Hungary's top Jewish organisation has urged the mayor of Budapest to revoke a "shocking" recent decision to name a street after an "openly anti-Semitic" author.

Member of Hitler assassination plot dies

2013-03-13 16:29

A former German army lieutenant who took part in a plot to assassinate Adolf Hitler, has died at the age of 90, says a think tank he co-founded.

Germany marks anniversary of Hitler's rise

2013-01-30 14:01

Germany is marking the 80th anniversary of Adolf Hitler's rise to power with a solemn ceremony at a memorial site in what was the heart of Nazi Berlin.

Top Nazi war criminal dies at 90

2012-05-26 22:50

A Nazi war criminal who escaped from a Dutch jail after the war and evaded all attempts by the Netherlands to get him back has died at the age of 90 in Germany.

Gravestone of Hitler's parents removed

2012-03-30 21:06

The gravestone of Adolf Hitler's parents in the Austrian village where he lived as a child has been removed after it became a pilgrimage site for neo-Nazis, the local pastor tsays.

Painting by Hitler to be auctioned

2012-01-26 22:33

A painting by Adolf Hitler, done before he became Nazi Germany's dictator, has been put up for sale by a Slovak auctioning house, says its head.

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