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US seizes stolen statues from Indian art dealer

July 28th, 2012 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 28 (IANS) US authorities have seized several stolen sandstone and bronze statues and other cultural artefacts with an estimated value of more than $20 million from a ... Read more...

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Chinese museum to replicate Michelangelo’s sculptures

June 20th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 20 (IANS) A museum in China has decided to duplicate renowned painter and sculptor Michelangelo's four masterpieces of bronze statues.The statues - Day, Night, Twilight and Dawn - ... Read more...

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Mahatma Gandhi statues and busts popular worldwide

November 30th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 30 (ANI): Slovenia is the latest country to acquire the statue of peace icon Mahatma Gandhi.Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) sent Gandhi's life-size bronze statue (sitting meditation posture) ... Read more...

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The City Of Nijmegen Hides Its Statues From Robbers

November 11th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The city of Nijmegen located in the eastern part of Netherlands has decided to remove ten statues made of bronze from its street ... Read more...

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City Of Nijmegen Plans To Hide Bronze Statues After Robbery

November 11th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Amsterdam, Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Beautiful bronze statues depicting mythical and real characters have always been used all over the world to increase the beauty of cities. However, the same ... Read more...

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Artisans at craft museum awaiting Michelle Obama’s visit

November 4th, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) The rural artisans at the National Handicrafts and Handloom Museum here are an excited lot. Anticipating US First Lady Michelle Obama's visit, they are busy lining up ... Read more...

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Kanshi Ram memorial to get silicon coat

July 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 19 (IANS) The barely one-year-old Rs.750 crore Kanshi Ram Memorial here is to be given a special silicon coat to provide a shield against seepage and discolouring of the ... Read more...

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Possessions Of The Departed Anna Nicole Smith Up For Auction

May 14th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Larry Birkhead, partner of Anna Nicole Smith and the father of her daughter, Dannielynn, is going to vend some of the ex-model's memorabilia at ... Read more...

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Anna Nicole Smith’s possessions being sold off for daughter’s future

May 12th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 12 (ANI): Anna Nicole Smith's former boyfriend Larry Birkhead is selling off the late model's possessions to raise money to secure their daughter Dannielynn's future.After having failed to launch a ... Read more...

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Ancient Chinese statues belong to Greek God of Love, says archaeologist

December 2nd, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, December 2 (ANI): An archaeologist has said that two mysterious bronze statues unearthed in central China's Henan Province in the 1980s have found to belong to Eros, the Greek God ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson spent $6 mn on statues

May 26th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Pop legend Michael Jackson had spent nearly $6 million on statues of Peter Pan and children and most of them are now being auctioned to raise cash ... Read more...

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Laurel and Hardy immortalised into bronze statues

April 20th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 20 (ANI): Legendary comedy duo Laurel and Hardy have been immortalised into bronze statues in Cumbrian town where Stan Laurel was born.The fundraisers spent 10 years raising 60,000 pounds ... Read more...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger declared California a bear statue

April 8th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
The bear had been declared to be an official state animal in California, though it been extinct in California since 1922.On Tuesday, the California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger placed a bronze statues of ... Read more...

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‘Brick wall discovery indicates ancient Bangladesh university’

June 8th, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, June 8 (IANS) A brick wall discovered beneath the 1,500-year-old Vasu Bihar in northern Bangladesh's Bogra district indicates the possibility of a university campus, an archaeological expert has said. "We think ... Read more...

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Lucknow gets another Mayawati statue with Kanshi Ram’s

April 14th, 2008 - 7:02 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, April 14 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Monday got another of her statues unveiled - the second in the city - along with those of mentor and Bahujan Samaj Party ... Read more...

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