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South Korea starts review of `comfort women` deal with Japan

But the move threatens to complicate relations with Tokyo, even as the two countries, both of them security allies of Washington, face threats from nuclear-armed North Korea.

 

Narendra Modi pays homage at St Petersburg's WWII cemetery

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday paid homage at the Piskariovskoye Memorial Cemetery here, a reminder of the hundreds of thousands of people who lost their lives during the nearly 900-day Siege of Leningrad, as St Petersburg was then known, during the Second World War.

Nurse kissed in iconic World War II photo dies

Nurse kissed in iconic World War II photo dies

Greta Friedman, the woman kissed by a sailor in the iconic picture taken in New York city's Times Square after the Second World War ended in 1945, has died, a media report said.

Volkswagen headquarters searched for Second World War bombs

Volkswagen headquarters searched for Second World War bombs

The headquarters of German carmaker Volkswagen were being searched by explosive disposal experts on Friday after construction workers found signs of potentially unexploded bombs dating from the Second World War.

DNA : Some interesting facts about German autocrat Adolf Hitler

Watch complete news story of DNA showing some of the hidden stories about German autocrat Adolf Hitler for getting detailed updates!

WWII plane crash: India to send back US soldiers' remains today

The excavated remains of soldiers and artefacts of a US Air Force B-24 bomber that had crashed in present-day Arunachal Pradesh during the World War II will be sent to the US on Wednesday, in what would be an emotional closure for the families of the fallen men.

Migrant crisis: EU seeks to close Balkan route at summit

Migrant crisis: EU seeks to close Balkan route at summit

The EU aims to stem the flow of migrants and plans to declare the route north through the Balkans closed.

Events moving towards World War III: Ahmadiyya Muslim community

The Ahmadiyya Muslim community has warned that events across the world in recent times were moving towards a third World War.

Pearl Harbour attack remembered in US

A memorial service was held at the National World War II Memorial in Washington to honour the dead in the Japanese bombing on Pearl Harbour 74 years ago.