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Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan unveil their mentor and noted director K Balachander’s statue in Chennai
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Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan unveil their mentor and noted director K Balachander’s statue in Chennai

Rajinikanth spoke about his mentor K Balachander, saying it was he who pushed the actor to learn Tamil.

Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star vandalism suspect arrested for theft of Marilyn Monroe statue
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Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star vandalism suspect arrested for theft of Marilyn Monroe statue

The man used a hacksaw to remove the Marilyn Monroe figure from the Four Ladies of Hollywood gazebo in Hollywood Boulevard and North La Brea Avenue.

Day after US sailor George Mendonsa’s death, iconic statue of World War II kiss vandalised
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Day after US sailor George Mendonsa’s death, iconic statue of World War II kiss vandalised

A statue depicting the famous scene of a sailor kissing a woman in New York's Times Square was vandalized with red spray paint spelling out #MeToo

India spends $430 million on Statue of Unity in Gujarat; Narendra Modi to inaugurate 182-metre-high project on 31 October
India

India spends $430 million on Statue of Unity in Gujarat; Narendra Modi to inaugurate 182-metre-high project on 31 October

A 182-metre-high tribute to independence icon Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in Gujarat, named the Statue of Unity, will be the first to dwarf the Spring Temple Buddha in China, currently the world's biggest statue at 128 metres in height.

Statue politics resurfaces: Saffron-coloured Ambedkar statue in Uttar Pradesh repainted in blue by BSP leader
India

Statue politics resurfaces: Saffron-coloured Ambedkar statue in Uttar Pradesh repainted in blue by BSP leader

The statue of BR Ambedkar in Dugraiyya town of Uttar Pradesh's Badaun that had been painted saffron has now been repainted to its original colour, blue.

After Lenin, Periyar's statue targeted in Tamil Nadu; Syama Prasad Mukherjee's bust vandalised in Kolkata
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After Lenin, Periyar's statue targeted in Tamil Nadu; Syama Prasad Mukherjee's bust vandalised in Kolkata

In two separate incidents, statues of Periyar and Shyama Prasad Mookherjee was vandalised by miscreants in Tamil Nadu and West Bengal respectively drawing widespread condemnation from political leaders across party lines

Madras HC takes note of BJP leader H Raja's remark, directs Tamil Nadu govt to ensure law and order
India

Madras HC takes note of BJP leader H Raja's remark, directs Tamil Nadu govt to ensure law and order

The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed the Tamil Nadu government to ensure law and order across the state in view of a statue of rationalist leader EV Ramasamy

Desecration of Lenin's, Periyar's statues extremely unfortunate; severe action will be taken: Amit Shah
Politics

Desecration of Lenin's, Periyar's statues extremely unfortunate; severe action will be taken: Amit Shah

Amit Shah on Wednesday termed the desecration of communist icon Lenin's statues in Tripura and Periyar's statue in Tamil Nadu "extremely unfortunate".

Statue vandalism leads to war of ideologies; BJP leaders call for 'swift, stern' action, Opposition cries foul
India

Statue vandalism leads to war of ideologies; BJP leaders call for 'swift, stern' action, Opposition cries foul

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday strongly disapproved incidents of vandalism of statues that have been reported in various parts of the country

Statue vandalism: Narendra Modi condemns incidents, warns of stern action against those found guilty
India

Statue vandalism: Narendra Modi condemns incidents, warns of stern action against those found guilty

Narendra Modi strongly condemned incidents of vandalism of statues in certain parts of the country and warned of stern action against those found guilty.

After Lenin statues razed in Tripura, now Periyar bust vandalised in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district: BJP, CPI worker arrested
India

After Lenin statues razed in Tripura, now Periyar bust vandalised in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district: BJP, CPI worker arrested

Two people were arrested in Tamil Nadu's Vellore for vandalising a statue of iconic Dravidian leader Periyar, according to several media reports.

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh condemns demolition of Lenin's statue in Tripura, calls incident 'undemocratic'
India

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh condemns demolition of Lenin's statue in Tripura, calls incident 'undemocratic'

A day after a statue of Vladimir Lenin was razed in Tripura's Belonia in a case of post-poll violence, West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh condemned the incident terming it as undemocratic

Padmavati: 9 ft statue of Queen Padmini might be installed in Rajasthan by BJP govt
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Padmavati: 9 ft statue of Queen Padmini might be installed in Rajasthan by BJP govt

BJP's government in Rajasthan is planning to install a 9ft statue of Queen Padmini in Udaipur to cash in on the Rajput vote bank in the state even as the film Padmavati remains embroiled in controversy

Communities across US unsure of what to do with Confederate monuments after removing them
World

Communities across US unsure of what to do with Confederate monuments after removing them

As communities across the US remove Confederate monuments from public spaces, city leaders now face another conundrum: what to do with the statues.

Despite Charlottesville violence, leaders across US promise to remove Confederate monuments
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Despite Charlottesville violence, leaders across US promise to remove Confederate monuments

State and city leaders across various US southern states said this week that they would step up efforts to remove such monuments from public spaces.

After Charlottesville violence, protesters topple statue of North Carolina Confederate soldier
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After Charlottesville violence, protesters topple statue of North Carolina Confederate soldier

Protesters in North Carolina have toppled a long-standing statue of a Confederate soldier.

Facebook censors image of Neptune's statue in Italy for being
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Facebook censors image of Neptune's statue in Italy for being "sexually explicit"; retracts

Facebook courted another controversy after an art historian claimed it blocked a photo of Italy's famous Neptune statue for being "sexually explicit".

Statue of Jesus Christ vandalised in Mumbai after canonisation of Mother Teresa
Mumbai

Statue of Jesus Christ vandalised in Mumbai after canonisation of Mother Teresa

A statue of Jesus Christ was vandalised by unknown persons at Juhu Tara road in Mumbai on Sunday.

Caging of Ambedkar statues in Tamil Nadu points out something much darker and sinister
India

Caging of Ambedkar statues in Tamil Nadu points out something much darker and sinister

The threat of desecration of statues of BR Ambedkar in Tamil Nadu is so high that authorities had to place these statues in a cage.

Guess what Sourav Ganguly got as a birthday gift?
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Guess what Sourav Ganguly got as a birthday gift?

Former Indian cricketer Sourav Ganguly was gifted a miniature 3D sculpture of himself on his birthday.