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German village votes to keep ‘Hitler bell’ as memorial

7 months, 19 days ago
BERLIN: A German village has decided to keep a contentious Nazi-era church bell that bears a swastika and the words "All for the Fatherland — Adolf Hitler", arguing it serves as a reminder of the country's dark past. The parish council…

London’s “Big Ben” bell to fall silent for four years

1 year, 2 months ago
LONDON: The "Big Ben" bell in the British parliament's famous clock tower will cease its regular bongs at noon on Aug. 21, falling silent for most of the next four years while renovation works are carried out, the House of Commons said on…