The oldest known survivor of the Nazi German death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau, Antoni Dobrowolski, has died at the age of 108.
Adam Cyra, who works at the Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial and museum, said Dobrowolski died in the town of Debno, northwest Poland.Wednesday, 24 October, 2012, 4:31am
A Holocaust education centre is to open in Hong Kong on Monday with the aim of becoming a regional resource hub.
The centre will temporarily be located at Elsa High, a Jewish high school in Shau Kei Wan. It will focus on educating people about the massacre of more than six million Jews by the Nazis during the second world war.8 May 2012 - 12:00am
A Holocaust education centre is to open in Hong Kong and aims to become a resource hub for the region.
The centre - temporarily located at Elsa High, the Jewish high school in Shau Kei Wan - will focus on educating about the massacre of more than six million Jews by the Nazi regime during the second world war.7 May 2012 - 12:00am
A series of worn, black-and-white photos with barely legible inscriptions is shedding new light on the handful of Japanese bureaucrats who helped Jews escape the Nazi onslaught across Europe 70 years ago.9 May 2011 - 12:00am
Father Patrick Desbois, who is in Hong Kong this week, is racing against the clock to uncover the hidden atrocities of the Holocaust before it is too late.27 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
Starring: Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Jamie Bell, George McKay, Alexa Davalos
Director: Edward Zwick
Category: IIB (English and Russian)16 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
From the South China Morning Post this week in: 19259 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
by Imre Kertesz, translated by Tim Wilkinson
Harvill Secker, HK$16820 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
The Holocaust, defined by historians as the genocide of the Jewish people during the second world war, remains a searing wound in the collective psyche of humans. More than 6 million European Jews were killed in the catastrophe.7 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
There's probably never a good time to tell your child he's related to one of the most reviled men of the 20th century, but at least Katrin Himmler knows she will have the answers to her eight-year-old son's questions when the time comes.26 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
The strongest bond between Jews and Shanghai was forged when up to 30,000 found refuge there from Nazi persecution in the second world war.
It required an extraordinary series of circumstances for Jews to reach the city.
First, although most countries in the world refused to accept Jewish refugees, China did not require visas or travel documents.5 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
The unparalleled horrors of the Holocaust left the world with great responsibilities which can be summed up in the words of two sombre vows: Never forget, and never again.
Sixty years later, they have lost none of their relevance.27 Jan 2005 - 12:00am
As your average reporter in Hong Kong, LoDown is always on the lookout for good writing to improve himself. I came across this gem from the police department, an internal memo putting forward its objections to a police union changing its name.8 Jan 2005 - 12:00am
IN 1993, STEVEN SPIELBERG swept the board at the annual Academy Awards for his film about Czech businessman Oskar Schindler, who saved the lives of hundreds of Jews by employing them in his factory. Although not on so lavish a scale, a travelling exhibition, Visa For Life: Diplomats Who Rescued Jews, showing in Hong Kong, honours a handful of similar people.10 Dec 2001 - 12:00am
An exhibition on the life of a Chinese diplomat who saved thousands of Jews in Vienna during the Holocaust could be shown in Austria, diplomats said yesterday.26 Sep 2001 - 12:00am