Maximilian Schell, the ruggedly handsome Austrian-born actor who won an Academy Award for his role in Judgment at Nuremberg, died early last Saturday (...)

Hannah Arendt
Hannah Arendt

In its attempt to get to grips with the intricate mind of the great German-Jewish political theorist who helped refine thinking on the Holocaust, Marg(...)

Art Soapbox by Bob and Roberta Smith

Sometimes Bob and Roberta Smith – one artist despite the dual identity – seems in danger of talking himself out of a job. What he does is all about em(...)

Hungarian Laszlo Csatary  leaves the prosecution building in Budapest last year. Photograph: Reuters

Hungarian prosecutors today charged Laszlo Csatary (98) with war crimes committed during the second World War, saying he helped deport Jews to Auschwi(...)