Monday, Oct 03, 2022
×
Outlook.com
×

Monuments Statues Etc

Periyar's Statue Row: PIL Filed Against BJP's H Raja

07 March 2018

'They Played Football With Lenin’s Head': Tripura BJP Supporters Bulldoze Communist Icon's Statue

The CPI(M) described the incident as an example of “Communism phobia”, the BJP claimed that the statue was brought down by people “oppressed” by the Left.


Hindu Mahasabha Sets Up Godse 'Temple' In Gwalior, Congress Calls It 'Sedition'

Hindu Mahasabha national vice president Jaiveer Bharadwaj said a 32-inch tall bust of Godse was installed at its office in Daulatganj area of Gwalior city.


Another Lenin Statue Brought Down In Tripura, Swamy Calls Communist Icon A 'Terrorist'

The statues were pulled down just days after the Left was defeated in Assembly polls by the BJP and its ally IPFT.

07 March 2018

Godse’s Bust Confiscated And Removed From Hindu Mahasabha Office In Gwalior

The bust was removed today as the notice sent to the Mahasabha failed to elicit a "satisfactory" reply.


MP Govt To Collect Metal Pieces To Install 108-Feet Tall Shankaracharya Statue In Khandwa

The statue of the saint is proposed to be set up on the banks of river Narmada in the famous temple town of Omkareshwar

24 October 2017

Dravidian Icon Periyar Statue Vandalised In Tamil Nadu's Vellore Hours After BJP Leader H Raja's Threat

In a Facebook post, which was later deleted, Raja called Erode Venkatappa Ramasamy Naicker, commonly known as Periyar, a “caste fanatic”.

06 March 2018

Advertisement

Yogi Govt Proposes To Build 100-Metre-Tall Ram Statue On Saryu River Banks In Ayodhya

The statue will be build at Saryughat after clearance from the National Green Tribunal, according to a press communique released from Raj Bhavan.

10 October 2017

Advertisement

09 August 2017
Assam To Dismantle Mahatma Gandhi's 'Distorted' Statue In Guwahati, Faces Criticism

Assam To Dismantle Mahatma Gandhi's 'Distorted' Statue In Guwahati, Faces Criticism

Ramkinkar Baij started making the statue with concrete in 1968 for the Assam government, but left the work to be completed by his assistants.


24 April 2017
Line-Up Of Exalted Works By A Galaxy Of Modernists

Line-Up Of Exalted Works By A Galaxy Of Modernists

As one of India’s premier institutions of visual culture, Delhi’s National Gallery of Modern Art is holding a show that primarily opens a random but...


15 April 2017
Rubble Of Heritage

Rubble Of Heritage

Shoddy clean-up of a 12th-C shrine digs up artefacts. Some have been damaged.


17 March 2017
Las Fallas

Las Fallas

Taking you to the city of Valencia that's celebrating the ancient "Las Fallas" fiestain honor of Saint Joseph


Advertisement

10 March 2017
Who Runs The World? Girls!

Who Runs The World? Girls!

On International Women's Day, people in dozens of countries are taking the opportunity to push for gender equality and commemorate the women's movement. Check...


26 October 2015
UN@70 Turns the World Blue

UN@70 Turns the World Blue

200 iconic landmarks from nearly 60 countries worldwide were lit UN blue. Red Fort, Humayun’s tomb and many other monuments in India joined the global...


26 December 2008
World 2008

World 2008

It was clearly an year of change with democracy seemingly triumphing with elections in Bhutan, Nepal, Maldives, Pakistan, Zimbabwe...and, of course, the USA


12 March 2001
Heritage Under Threat

Heritage Under Threat

Some of the treasures in Afghanistan that had stood through several wars across centuries.


Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement