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Wax sculpture of Penelope Cruz in Paris museum


July 27th, 2012 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Paris, July 27 (IANS/EFE) A wax sculpture of Spanish actress Penelope Cruz will be placed in a premier spot in a Paris museum, joining similar statues of Brad Pitt ... Read more...

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First state-run water park opens in Lonavala (With Images)


May 7th, 2012 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lonavala (Maharashtra), May 7 (IANS) A swank, modern and affordable water park, which opened near this hill station, marks the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation's (MTDC) maiden foray into the amusement ... Read more...

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On Indian cinema’s centenary, wax statue to honour Phalke (With Images)


February 17th, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) To mark the centenary of the Indian film industry falling May 3, 2012, a fitting tribute will be paid to its legendary founding father, Dhundiraj G. ... Read more...

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Djokovic unveils wax figure of himself in Serbia


February 10th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Feb 10 (IANS) An estimated 6,000 fans braved frigid temperatures to get a glimpse of the world's top tennis player Novak Djokovic in the central Serbian town of ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare may make it to ‘Time’ cover soon


November 26th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra), Nov 26 (IANS) Social crusader Anna Hazare is going places. He is soon expected to figure on the cover of the prestigious Time magazine, an aide said ... Read more...

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Kapil Dev, Bhujbal now in wax (with Images)


November 25th, 2011 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Lifelike wax statues of former Indian cricket star Kapil Dev and Maharashtra minister Chhagan Bhujbal were unveiled here Friday by Lonavala's Celebrity Wax Museum.The statues ... Read more...

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Anna Hazare starts new blog


November 22nd, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra), Nov 22 (IANS) Activist Anna Hazare Tuesday launched a new blog, an aide said.The blog has a lone opening article penned by Hazare - 'Curbing Corruption and ... Read more...

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Hazare’s wax statue unveiled in Maharashtra (Lead, With Images)


November 20th, 2011 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lonavla (Maharashtra), Nov 20 (IANS) People wanting to 'see' Anna Hazare now won't have to go to the remote Ralegan-Siddhi village or wait for his next agitation. A visit ... Read more...

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Hazare’s wax statue unveiled in Maharashtra


November 20th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lonavla (Maharashtra), Nov 20 (IANS) People wanting to see Anna Hazare now won't have to go to the remote Ralegan-Siddhi village or wait for his next agitation. A visit ... Read more...

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Hrithik Roshan: Wax Statue To Be Unveiled At Madame Tussuads In London


January 11th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan is soon going to unveil his wax statue at the Madame Tussuads in London.Reports are that the dancing sensation Hrithik Roshan is scheduled to fly to ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton to join Royal Family at Madame Tussauds by end of 2011


December 28th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Kate Middleton will become the latest addition to the Royal Family when she marries Prince William in April next year. But she will have to wait a ... Read more...

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Madame Tussauds To Launch Eight Wax Statues Of Lady GaGa In Different Locations


November 8th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): This is the biggest launch in the history of Madame Tussauds. The wax figure specialists are all set to launch eight wax statues of singer Lady ... Read more...

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Susan Boyle To Be Immortalized At Madame Tussauds


August 9th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Scottish singer Susan Boyle, who became popular as a contestant on reality TV show "Britain's Got Talent' in 2009, is going to get her wax ... Read more...

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Kim Kadarshian gets her sexy derriere measured for Madame Tussauds’


June 30th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 30 (ANI): Kim Kadarshian had her famous rear measured as she joins the long list of celebrities to be immortalised at the star-studded wax museum of Madame Tussuads.The 23-year-old ... Read more...

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Hitler billboard outrages diplomats in Thailand


October 18th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Oct 18 (DPA) A billboard of Adolf Hitler used to advertise a new wax museum at a beach resort was covered up after strong criticism from the Israeli and German ambassadors ... Read more...

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“Waxed” Obama almost melts under Eiffel tower’s scorching sun!


June 30th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): US President Barack Obama with newly acquired grey hair travelled to the Eiffel tower in wax form along with two bodyguards.After visiting France's most famous monument ... Read more...

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Snoop Dogg gets waxed!


April 18th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 18 (ANI): Rapper Snoop Dogg will cement his legendary status in the music industry when his wax figure is unveiled at Madame Tussauds.The 36-year-old will go on to become ... Read more...

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Madame Tussauds to unveil wax figure of Michelle Obama in March


January 29th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Madame Tussauds Washington DC Wax Museum has announced plans to unveil a wax figure of Michelle Obama in March.The museum said that Merlin Studios artists started working ... Read more...

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Tussauds in Ludhiana


December 1st, 2008 - 8:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan Kapoor Ludhiana, Dec.1 (ANI): An old man in Ludhiana has set up a wax museum, which is one of its kind in north India and is a major draw for ... Read more...

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Goa gets its own version of Madame Tussauds


July 6th, 2008 - 9:38 pm ICT by ANI
Old Goa, July 6 (ANI): A wax museum is all set to woo visitors to Goa along the lines of the world famous Madame Tussauds of London.The museum is an initiative ... Read more...

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Does Berlin need a wax Hitler?


June 7th, 2008 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
DPA Berlin, June 7 (DPA) A "broken man" is how Adolf Hitler is to appear when Madame Tussaud's opens its Berlin branch in July. "We will show him behind a desk in a ... Read more...

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Madame Tussauds drops plans for Gordon Brown waxwork


May 15th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
London, May 15 (ANI): Madame Tussauds has dropped plans to immortalise British Prime Minister Gordon Brown in wax.The famous wax museum had decided to make a figure of Brown. However, before ... Read more...

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Now Shah Rukh wax statue in Paris museum too


April 28th, 2008 - 8:58 pm ICT by admin
By Mehru Jaffer Paris, April 28 (IANS) Paris has a new tourist attraction: a lifesize wax statue of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has been unveiled at the the Gr Read more...

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After Madame Tussauds, Shah Rukh’s wax statue in Paris


March 7th, 2008 - 11:52 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan has more reason to smile - he will have a second wax look alike coming up in the West, this time in France. ... Read more...

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