Two migrant workers from Burma have pleaded not guilty to killing Norfolk tourist Hannah Witheridge on a Thai holiday island. The pair made their pleas in court today. They deny the charges and claim they were forced to confess after being beaten ... ITV.com, 1 week ago
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JACK CHALKER 1918-2014 Jack Chalker was a British artist who drew and painted the atrocities he witnessed as a prisoner of war on the Burma-Siam Railway. The railway, made famous by Pierre Boulle's book (and David Lean's film) The Bridge on the ...WA Today, 3 weeks ago Artist captured the horrors of the wartime 'Death Railway' Sydney Morning Herald, 3 weeks ago
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Subhas Chandra Bose defied Mahatma Gandhi, met Adolf Hitler, and raised an army to force the British out of India. Yet despite promises by India's new prime minister to open the archives, Bose's fate remains a mystery. Leader of the Indian National ...Christian Science Monitor, 2 weeks ago
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