Mamula fort was used by Mussolini's fascist forces in the Second World War
The 1,948 page edition of the Nazi leader's political manifesto was produced to expose his lies after the copyright expired
When Jeff Lyons came across veteran Robbie Clark’s story in The Independent, he thought immediately of his late father
After decades of anguish for thousands of South Korean women forced into military brothels during the Second World War, Japan has agreed to formally apologise and pay £8m towards their psychological care. David McNeill reports
Churchill joins the Magna Carta and the Bayeux Tapestry on a UN list of humanity’s most important records
The bomb was moved to to open waters off Bembridge, on the Isle of Wight to be detonated
During her time at Leipzig-Schönefeld, Fela Herling did everything in her power to hide her pregnancy
Explosives officers are on the scene and a safety cordon has been put in place
A new book and exhibition focus on women’s lives in the Second World War through the photography of Lee Miller
A disturbing study captures the voices of ordinary Germans during the war
This week marked the 76th anniversary of the German invasion of Poland and the beginning of the Second World War
Mons is embracing the future as it prepares for its role as next year’s European Capital of Culture, but it’s also steeped in intriguing history. Philip Sweeney explores its two sides
Make like a local and enjoy Liège’s diversity – from inspiring architecture to great nightlife. By Cathy Packe
Female emancipation has taken many forms, but few as gaudy and violent as the breakthrough largely pioneered by Mae Young, better known as "the Great Mae Young," superstar of the first generation of professional women wrestlers in the US, who conclusively gave the lie to generalisations about the gentler sex. In sport records are made to be broken, but Young's feat of appearing professionally in eight different decades may never be surpassed.
A long-running battle between rival charities promoting the legacy of Britain’s wartime code breakers has degenerated into a bitter dispute which has seen an elderly tour guide sacked and calls for a boycott of Bletchley Park.
Billionaire venture capitalist admits Kristallnacht was a "terrible word" to use but defends war on the rich remarks