Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 10:14
Alice Herz-Sommer, the world`s oldest known Holocaust survivor and the subject of an Oscar-nominated documentary, has died in London aged 110, her family announced Sunday.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 01:28
Alice Herz-Sommer, who was believed to be the oldest-known survivor of the Holocaust, died in London on today at the age of 110, a family member said.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 22, 2014, 11:17
A staggering 265 copies of Anne Frank`s famous `The Diary of a Young Girl` and other books about the Holocaust victim have been vandalized in public libraries of Tokyo.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 04:41
A Paris street scene painted by Camille Pissarro sold for USD 32.1 million at a London sale, almost five times the previous record for the Impressionist master at auction.
Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 12:24
Hungarians collaborated with Nazis in sending nearly half a million Jews to their deaths, Hungary`s president said on Sunday in a rare public acknowledgement of a war-time past that Jewish groups say is often glossed over.
Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 00:47
An American professor and prominent Holocaust scholar said Sunday he was handing back a Hungarian state award in protest at the government`s "falsification of history".
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 15:13
An Israeli draft law that would criminalise the use of the word Nazi in most cases has sparked a debate on freedom of speech in a state that was founded out of the ashes of the Holocaust.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 19:16
A Jewish boy who hid from the Nazis in a hayloft reunited after 70 years in New York on Wednesday with the Polish son whose parents risked everything to save him.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 14:13
eBay has reportedly apologized for putting up Holocaust memorabilia, including the clothes of concentration camp victims, for sale on its site.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 12:07
A 90-year-old Holocaust survivor has made his orchestral debut with renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma to benefit a foundation dedicated to preserving the work of artists and musicians killed by the Nazis.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 20:51
Martin Karplus, one of three scientists who won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday, escaped the Nazis and the Holocaust aged just eight-years-old, according to his autobiography.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 08:26
Italian cycling champion Gino Bartali was recognised as "Righteous Among the Nations" by the Israeli museum of Yad Vashem.
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