The ship carrying 20,000 German rifles and ammunition to be used in the Easter Rising, the Aud, was intercepted and scuttled by its crew.

British authorities seized German attaché Franz von Papen’s financial records confirming espionage activities in the US. These included records of 126(...)

Mein Kampf: “At least with authoritative and objective contextual information, its republication will contribute to that education; it will also serve as a reminder of what a turgid, boring, rambling and terrible read it is.” Photo: Russ Juskalian/The New York Times

To publish or not to publish Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf? That is the question that has arisen at various stages since the end of the second World War a(...)

And Pang goes, “Who is this ridiculous woman and how much has she had to drink?”

So me and Pang are, like, decorating the house for Christmas. We’ve done the tree and now we’ve moved onto the Nativity figurines. I’m telling her tha(...)

Written before Hitler came to power in 1933, Mein Kampf was a bestseller in Nazi times, with more than 12 million copies in circulation.  Photograph:  Glenn Asakawa/The Denver Post via Getty Images

Mein Kampf, in which Adolf Hitler set out the anti-Semitic and racist ideology behind his Nazi regime, is to be published in Germany next month for th(...)

German writerJenny Erpenbeck. Photograph:  Andree/ullstein bild via Getty

Readers and book stores everywhere will be excited by the 160-title strong announcement of the 2016 long list for the Dublin International Literary(...)

Israel’s prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Germany’s chancellor Angela Merkel giving a press conference following their meeting in Berlin on Wednesday. Photograph: Michael Kappeler/EPA

Binyamin Netanyahu has met US secretary of state John Kerry in Berlin amid a continuing storm of criticism over remarks by the Israeli prime minister (...)

Adolf Hitler talking to Grand Mufti Haj Amin el Husseini in 1941. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu was forced to issue a clarification, after his comments that a Muslim cleric from Palestine persuaded Adolf (...)

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu: “Hitler didn’t want to exterminate the Jews at the time, he wanted to expel the Jews,” he told the Zionist Congress. Photograph: Atef Safadi/EPA

Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu has provoked huge controversy, hours before a visit to Germany, by saying the former Muslim elder in Jeru(...)

A sea of steel helmets before the Feldherrnhalle in Munich, November 8th, 1935, where thousands of recruits gathered to swear an oath of fealty to Germany’s new army flag, which bore the Nazi swastika. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images

Munich police have come under fire for allowing an anti-Islamic group to hold a rally – and deliver a Nazi-glorifying speech – at the site where Adolf(...)

A view of Bavaria’s famous fairytale castle Neuschwanstein brought the highest price of €100,000 at the auction on Saturday. Photograph: Christof Stache/AFP/Getty Images

Fourteen watercolours and drawings by Adolf Hitler have fetched a total of €391,000 at a controversial auction in Nuremberg. A view of Bavaria’s famou(...)