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12 February 2018 21:20 Heir donates estate of Hitler's filmmaker, Leni Riefenstahl, to cultural museum

Leni Riefenstahl always defended her work, saying she knew nothing of Nazi atrocities. A GERMAN CULTURAL foundation said it has been bequeathed photos, films, manuscripts, letters and files from the estate of Leni Riefenstahl, the legendary filmmaker best known for the propaganda movies she made for Nazi Germany. The Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation 10

20 October 2017 23:02 The librarian who helped scupper the Nazis

The story of a Dublin librarian who cracked a Nazi code and altered the course of the Second World War has been recorded for an upcoming radio documentary. Richard Hayes, director of the National Library of Ireland, moonlighted as leader of a team of codebreakers as they worked feverishly on the infamous “Goertz Cipher” — a notoriously difficult Nazi code. After 2

16 October 2017 08:44 Far right set to enter coalition talks after Austrian election

Conservative leader Sebastian Kurz (31) on track to become chancellor but will need coalition partner Austrians shifted to the right in Sunday’s parliamentary elections, giving the far-right Freedom Party a mandate to enter coalition talks with young conservative victor Sebastian Kurz, who fell short of a parliamentary majority. Mr Kurz (31), the leader 13

29 September 2017 19:39 Ukip election of Bolton leaves Anne Marie Waters out in cold

New Ukip leader: ‘I absolutely abhor the rhetoric that says we are at war with Islam’ The cheer that went up around the Riviera conference centre when Henry Bolton was announced as Ukip’s new leader on Friday was as much an expression of relief as of celebration. A former policeman and soldier, Bolton is unknown outside his party and obscure within it. Many of the activists 1

18 August 2017 22:17 Steve Bannon to return to Breitbart News after being fired by the White House

It has been announced that Bannon will return as Executive Chairman of Breitbart News. Bannon was a force behind some of Trump's most contentious policies, including a travel ban on people from several Muslim-majority nations, and has fought with more moderate factions inside a White House riven with rivalries and back-stabbing. Trump, seven months into his term in office 3

18 August 2017 20:51 A political grim reaper who appealed to Trump’s worst instincts

Steve Bannon leaves behind an increasingly lonely president in a chaotic White House With the departure of Steve Bannon on Friday the court of Donald Trump lost its rumpled chief ideologue. Mr Bannon was a man who prized his image as a political grim reaper and his role policing a chaotic White House’s adherence to the nationalist promises that Mr Trump 16

18 August 2017 17:12 Key Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon has been fired by the White House

Bannon was a force behind some of Trump's most contentious policies, including a travel ban on people from several Muslim-majority nations, and has fought with more moderate factions inside a White House riven with rivalries and back-stabbing. Trump, seven months into his term in office, has become increasingly isolated over his comments following white 5

18 August 2017 17:10 Steve Bannon ousted from White House by Donald Trump

Bannon clashed with senior West Wing advisers and members of president’s family US President Donald Trump on Friday fired Stephen Bannon as his chief strategist in the latest high-level White House shake-up, removing a powerful and controversial figure known for far-right political views. Mr Bannon was a force behind some of Mr Trump’s most contentious 12

18 August 2017 17:10 White House confirms Steve Bannon is leaving his job as Donald Trump's chief strategist

It comes after a huge backlash over Trump’s response to white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, SENIOR ADVISOR TO US President Donald Trump, Steve Bannon, is to leave the White House. According to a statement from the White House, Bannon “mutually agreed” with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly that today “would be [his] last day”. Reports 12

18 August 2017 01:30 Confederate monuments are not mere 'harmless history'

US President Donald Trump suggested on Tuesday that the torchlight rally by neo-Nazis and other white supremacists was merely a defence of the past. He said: "So this week it's Robert E Lee. I noticed that Stonewall Jackson is coming down. I wonder, is it George Washington next week? And is it Thomas Jefferson the week after? Where does it stop?" But are these 3