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Celebrities grace Madame Tussauds Delhi wax museum

Celebrities grace Madame Tussauds Delhi wax museum

Dec 01, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
Shark cracks aquarium glass to charge at visitor in museum – Watch

Shark cracks aquarium glass to charge at visitor in museum – Watch

The video has received over 6.3 million views.

Oct 26, 2017, 12:55 PM IST

Government considering to showcase legacies of all PMs at NMML

The Centre is considering building a museum to showcase the lives and legacies of all prime ministers at the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML), the Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.

Mar 20, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Ram Museum has no links with UP polls: Sanjeev Baliyan

Minister of State for Agriculture Sanjeev Baliyan on Tuesday said that he has no clue as to why is the Samajwadi Party politicising the Ram Museum issue.

Oct 18, 2016, 16:09 PM IST

Union Minister Mahesh Sharma to visit Ayodhya today for Ramayana museum

30 AM for getting detailed updates!

Oct 18, 2016, 11:53 AM IST

Website, museum as President Mukherjee completes four years in office

To mark completion of his four years in office on July 25, President Pranab Mukherjee will launch a micro-site on Rashtrapati Bhavan website containing information on the President's Estate as a tourist destination and its three new tourist circuits - Rashtrapati Bhavan main building, museums and the gardens.

Jul 20, 2016, 21:36 PM IST

France floods ease as Seine recedes

Across Europe, 18 people have been killed in floods that trapped people in their homes, felled trees and power lines, cut off roads and rail lines and forced rescuers to navigate swamped streets in lifeboats.

Jun 05, 2016, 06:08 AM IST
Stripper poles, sex toys, condoms on display as museum celebrates Thai sex industry

Stripper poles, sex toys, condoms on display as museum celebrates Thai sex industry

The museum named “This is Us” is run by a 68-year-old woman called Chantawipa Apisuk. 

Dec 19, 2015, 00:46 AM IST

Academy delays museum opening to spring 2018

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures is now targeting a spring 2018 opening, a delay of several months due to planning details. Last month, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences reached an agreement with Fix the City, an advocacy group with concerns about the impact of the museum on the mid-Wilshire neighborhood, reported Variety.

Oct 04, 2015, 16:38 PM IST

Young visitor accidentally breaks artifact at Israel museum

Israel's leading museum says a young visitor accidentally bumped into a display case and broke an ancient glass artifact.

Aug 26, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

What happened when Indraprastha College girl students demanded swimming pool in 1950!

Girl students of Indraprastha College had in 1950 demanded a swimming pool in the campus, and when denied, dug the pit for it themselves, archives from the 91-year-old college reveal.

Aug 26, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

Staff go on indefinite strike at London`s National Gallery

Hundreds of staff at London's National Gallery on Tuesday began an indefinite strike, the latest in a series of walkouts to protest at the outsourcing of some services to the private sector.

Aug 11, 2015, 17:35 PM IST

Collector`s fury as Chinese antiques returned from Paris

More than 30 ancient gold ornaments went on show in a Chinese museum this week after Paris quietly insisted a billionaire collector and France`s top antique dealer return them on the grounds they were stolen.

Jul 23, 2015, 11:32 AM IST

New, futuristic natural history museum to come up in Delhi

 Three years after it was lambasted by a parliamentary panel for failing to maintain the National Museum of Natural History, the environment ministry is all set to construct a new, state-of-the-art facility in the capital.

Jul 19, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

Institute, museum for research on River Saraswati to come up in Haryana

 A research institute and a museum would be established by the Centre in Haryana to carry out studies about the mythical River Saraswati.

Jun 28, 2015, 19:39 PM IST
Paris Louvre denies Israeli `discrimination` claims

Paris Louvre denies Israeli `discrimination` claims

The Louvre in Paris has denied accusations that it discriminated against a group of Israeli students who wished to visit the world-famous museum.

Jun 17, 2015, 19:12 PM IST
London museum deploys `gay` moth sex controls

London museum deploys `gay` moth sex controls

London`s Natural History Museum is trialling a quirky system using female moth pheromones to confuse males into homosexual activity in its battle to stop the damaging cloth-eating insects from breeding.

Jun 17, 2015, 18:57 PM IST

Egyptian shroud in first-of-kind auction in Paris

A rare ancient Egyptian burial cloth more than 3,000 years old is to go under the hammer Thursday in Paris, an exceptional sale of an artifact usually found only in museum collections.

Jun 16, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

Haryana to set up three museums

 The Haryana government will set up three museums, including the largest one at Panchkula town, a top official said on Sunday.

May 24, 2015, 21:17 PM IST

Modi in China: Rahul Sinha's report from Terracotta War Memorial

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday began his tour of China by visiting the Terracota Warriors Museum at Xi'an. Modi went around the museum that houses neat rows of terracotta sculptures depic

May 14, 2015, 11:20 AM IST