South Korea to return one of two stolen statues to Japan

South Korea has decided to return one of two ancient Buddha statutes that were stolen by Korean thieves in Japan three years ago, the prosecutor general's office said on Wednesday.

Jul 15, 2015, 14:56 PM IST

Statues of freedom fighters to be installed in Delhi Assembly

Delhi government will install statues of freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru inside the premises of state Assembly and take steps to include the contribution made by the three martyrs in school curriculum.

Mar 23, 2015, 15:53 PM IST

Ancient Greek tomb dig finds marble statues

Archaeologists slowly digging through a huge 2,300-year-old tomb in northern Greece have uncovered two life-sized marble female statues flanking the entrance to one of three underground chambers.

Sep 12, 2014, 00:51 AM IST

Cambodia gets back 1,000-year-old statues

Three Khmer art statues nearly a thousand years old have been returned to Cambodia after a long legal process in the US, media reported Wednesday.

Jun 04, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

Kimye`s `30 life-size nude marble statues at their wedding` plan ended in failure

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian`s plans to decorate their wedding reception with 30 life-size nude marble statues ended in failure, it has been revealed.

May 31, 2014, 11:17 AM IST

Statues of Hindu gods, goddesses found desecrated

Statues of Hindu gods and goddesses were found desecrated at Chamundi Hills here, sparking protests against police for failing to protect them.

Jan 24, 2013, 17:10 PM IST

States, UTs not to give nod for statues at public places: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday restrained all the state governments and Union Territories from granting permission for erecting statues or construction of any structure at public places which obstructs traffic movement, saying citizens` right to move freely can`t be taken away.

Jan 18, 2013, 12:59 PM IST

No statues and memorials: Akhilesh Yadav

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav said that his SP govt would not be erecting statues and build memorials, but use the money instead for the welfare of poor.

May 01, 2012, 18:23 PM IST

Veils go off Maya’s statues, her elephants

The Uttar Pradesh government uncovered the statues of Chief Minister Mayawati and her party’s poll symbol, the elephant.

Mar 04, 2012, 09:26 AM IST

Statues: Main accused surrenders, Dalit leaders held

Gandham Pallam Raju, allegedly involved in the desecration
of the statues, surrendered before the district police
here, police said.

Jan 29, 2012, 23:24 PM IST

Protect Ambedkar statues:AP Govt.

Andhra Pradesh Government directed Collectors and Superintendents of Police to take necessary measures for protection of statues
of B R Ambedkar.

Jan 27, 2012, 16:47 PM IST

PIL seeks covering of statues of Nehru, Gandhis

A PIL was
on Saturday filed in the Allahabad HC seeking directions for
veiling statues of former PM Jawaharlal
Nehru, Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi.

Jan 21, 2012, 18:24 PM IST

Maya hits back at Congress, EC on her birthday

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on Sunday used her birthday speech to hit back at the Election Commission and the Opposition.

Jan 15, 2012, 13:07 PM IST

BSP terms EC order on statues, breach of law

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati hit out at the Election Commission, claiming its order to veil her statues, was in violation of the law.

Jan 12, 2012, 17:15 PM IST

Congress hails EC move to drape statues of Maya

Congress on Saturday hailed the Election Commission`s decision to cover the statues of CM Mayawati and her party symbol-- the elephant.

Jan 07, 2012, 22:17 PM IST

EC to drape Maya, her elephants

CEC SY Quraishi said that the order of covering the statues is being done under instructions issued by the Election Comission.

Jan 07, 2012, 11:23 AM IST

`All Maya statues will be razed once SP in power’

State unit president of Samajwadi Party, Akhilesh Yadav exhorted people to vote for bringing a change in
the state.

Sep 25, 2011, 18:23 PM IST

Mayawati did nothing but erect her statues: Cong

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Thursday said
Babasaheb Ambedkar was not in favour of erecting statues
unlike Mayawati who was busy putting up her own statues and
doing nothing else during the BSP regime.

Apr 14, 2011, 22:06 PM IST

Ancient trove of Egypt statues found in Luxor

Archaeologists found what may be a trove of 3,400 year old statues on the west bank of the ancient temple city Luxor.

Dec 22, 2010, 09:46 AM IST

We will continue to set up parks: Mayawati

The Uttar Pradesh government will continue to set up parks and memorials in the names of Dalit icons despite the criticism by political opponents of the ruling Bahujan Samaj Party, Chief Minister Mayawati suggested Wednesday.

Apr 14, 2010, 14:34 PM IST