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Whisker stolen from giant cat statue in Colombia


April 11th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, April 11 (IANS/EFE) One of the whiskers on the giant "El Gato" (The Cat) statue donated by painter and sculptor Fernando Botero to his native Medellin has been stolen, ... Read more...

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Giant cat statue arrives in Colombia


March 5th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, March 5 (IANS/EFE) Painter and sculptor Fernando Botero's giant "El Gato" (The Cat) statue, which is made of bronze and weighs 1,050 kg, has arrived at the port of ... Read more...

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Amy Adams to star in ‘Object Of Beauty’


February 9th, 2012 - 2:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) Actress Amy Adams is set to star in and produce a film adaptation of Steve Martin's novel "Object of Beauty".The "Fighter" actress will take the leading ... Read more...

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BJP condoles Husain’s death, Bajrang Dal opposes burial in India (Second Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday condoled the demise of famous artist Maqbool Fida Husain but said he "had got distanced from India and ... Read more...

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Husain had distanced himself from Indians: BJP


June 9th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday condoled the demise of famous artist Maqbool Fida Husain but said he "had got distanced from India and ... Read more...

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Chunky Panday’s Surprise Dinner With Robert Downey Junior


June 28th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): On his recent stay at the famous hotel Beverly Wilshire (better known as the hotel where Pretty Woman was shot) Chunky Panday and his wife ... Read more...

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Mary-Kate Olsen And Nate Lowman Together No More


February 26th, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by GD
By Meena Kar New York, Feb 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mary-Kate Olsen is single again, according to reports. The actress who has acted in many famous movies like "Holiday in the Sun", "New York ... Read more...

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China miffed over plan to name stadium after Dalai Lama


January 22nd, 2010 - 9:10 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 22 (IANS/EFE) The Chinese government has said a Costa Rican presidential candidate's pledge to name a stadium in San Jose after Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama "is not in line ... Read more...

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Kidney transplant op transforms plumber into gifted artist!


August 19th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 19 (ANI): In a miraculous change of fortune, a plumber has transformed into a gifted painter ever since he had a kidney transplant.The plumber believes the donor of his new ... Read more...

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London gallery exhibits abject Hitler art


May 30th, 2008 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
London, May 30 (ANI): About a century after Adolf Hitlers paintings were rejected by the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, a London art gallery is displaying 13 of his watercolours. ... Read more...

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S.H. Raza has inspired me: Muzaffar Ali


March 1st, 2008 - 9:19 am ICT by admin
(Snippets)New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Bollywood writer-director Muzaffar Ali, who also dons the hat of a painter, says he has borrowed his sense of geometry from the famous artist S.H. Raza. "I ... Read more...

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Renowned Pakistani artist Gulgee, wife murdered in Karachi


December 19th, 2007 - 10:31 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Dec.19 (ANI): Renowned Pakistani artist Ismail Gulgee, his wife Zarine and their maid were found murdered at their residence here on Wednesday. According to The News, initial investigations reveal that they were ... Read more...

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