Hitler's artworks go under the hammer in controversial auction

2015-06-19 14:32

Fourteen watercolour paintings and drawings allegedly by a young Adolf Hitler are set to be auctioned in the German city of Nuremburg, the Weidler auction house says.

Newsmaker: Wits SRC president not sorry for Hitler comments

2015-05-03 15:00

Despite widespread condemnation, the firebrand student and SRC president at Wits University is unrepentant for saying he loves Hitler.

SRC president's comments racist and offensive - Wits VC

2015-04-28 14:32

Facebook posts and comments made by Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlamini regarding his admiration for German dictator Adolf Hitler are offensive and racist, the university's Vice-Chancellor and Principle Professor Adam Habib says.

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.


At our Wits’ end

2015-05-25 13:30

The university must become a microcosm of what SA can be, write Tiego Moseneke and Kenneth Creamer

Youth groups want Hitler-loving Wits SRC president removed

2015-04-30 15:22

Some youth organisations are supporting a call by the SA Union of Jewish Students for Wits University to remove its SRC president Mcebo Dlamini, following remarks he made about German dictator Adolf Hitler.

SRC president unapologetic about love for Hitler

2015-04-28 13:29

Wits University SRC president Mcebo Dlamini is unapologetic about his comment that he loved German dictator Adolf Hitler despite an outcry from the Jewish community on campus.

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.

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