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Architect Daniel Libeskind (left) presents a model of the Holocaust Names Monument to Amsterdam mayor Eberhard van der Laan at the town hall of Amsterdam. The memorial that will bear the names of all the Dutch Holocaust victims. Photograph: Remko de Waal/EPA

After European elections that raised the ugly spectre of anti-Semitism in the Netherlands, Amsterdam has announced a major new Holocaust memorial –(...)

Worshippers bow at Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo. Justin Bieber has apologised to those he offended by visiting the war shrine this  week, saying he was misled into  seeing it as only a place of prayer. Photograph:  Shizuo Kambayashi/AP

As he was being chauffeured through Tokyo this week, pop singer Justin Bieber spotted a leafy oasis in the city’s landscape of concrete and ste(...)

Ripped pages of Anne Frank’s ‘Diary of a Young Girl’  at a library in Tokyo.  Pages of the book have been methodically ripped out of dozens of libaries in the Japanese capital. Photograph: Kyodo/Reuters

Vandalism is rare in Tokyo, anti-Semitism rarer still. So why would someone make their way across this sprawling city to dozens of libraries an(...)

Some 112 paintings by Berlin artist Lutz Friedel are currently on display at the new state parliament in Potsdam, Germany. Amongst the pictures are portraits of former German Chancellors Helmut Schmidt and Konrad Adenauer, but also of dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler and Nazi Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels. Photograph: EPA

The opening of the new state parliament in Brandenburg, outside Berlin, has been overshadowed by a row over a new portrait of history’s most notorious(...)

A photo taken on June 20th, 1943 shows a German raid in the eastern part of Amsterdam – the families of Jewish Amsterdammers who were charged ground rent for their homes and business premises during the years they spent in concentration camps or in hiding during the second World War are to have the money they paid refunded by the city, with interest. Photograph: Getty

The families of Jewish Amsterdammers who were charged ground rent for their homes and business premises during the years they spent in concentration c(...)

There is a general consensus in the publishing industry that the future of digital publishing rests on the interactive e-book, which evolved with tabl(...)

Anne Frank, aged 12, in 1940, before she and her family were forced into hiding in Amsterdam. Photograph: Anne Frank House, Amsterdam

Look on the bright side. Two recent developments in the field of stupidity may have caused you to wonder if we’d be better off handing dominion(...)

Justin Bieber in concert at Dublin’s O2 in February. Photograph: Alan Betson / THE IRISH TIMES

Swedish police said today they had found drugs on teen idol Justin Bieber’s tour bus in Stockholm, but had no suspects and were unlikely to pur(...)

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