Places  /  Published 15.09.22

In pictures: A day trip to picturesque Pelling

A visit to Sikkim’s Pelling is all about heavenly views, elegant monasteries and welcoming locals...
By Pooja Mitra

World  /  Published 29.08.22

Big B statue at a New Jersey home

An Indian-American family has installed a life size statue of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan at their home in the Edison City of New Jersey. Some 600 people gathered outside the house of Rinku ...
By Lalit K Jha in Washington

India  /  Published 20.08.22

Tripura to install Bir Bikram's statue

Terming Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya Bahadur as a "visionary king and architect of modern Tripura", Chief Minister Manik Saha said that a statue of the maharaja will be installed near 'Kam...
By PTI in Agartala

Places  /  Published 29.07.22

The maharaja statue at Dalhousie Square: A harbinger of royal dignity

Though a significant part of the city’s history, there’s been no limelight on this statute. Finding it is difficult, as it stands in a corner now overgrown with trees and discarded things....
By Somen Sengupta

India  /  Published 21.06.22

Tremor near Statue of Unity

A tremor of 3.1 magnitude was recorded near Kevadia village in Gujarat's Narmada district, but there was no report of any casualty or property damage, officials said on Tuesday. The 182-meter tal...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ahmedabad


Opinion  /  Published 05.03.22

Stealing the past

The past is up for sale — but not only in politics. India is a treasure trove of ancient artefacts. Unfortunately, given the bureaucratic apathy and tardy implementation of antiquities protectio...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 06.02.22

NY: Gandhi statue attacked

The Indian diaspora has strongly condemned the vandalisation of the statue of Mahatma Gandhi here, saying it is a “sad moment” when such an act is perpetrated against the global icon of pe...
By PTI in New York

India  /  Published 08.01.22

BJP protest betrays Cong jitters

A group of BJP MPs on Friday protested with placards in front of Mahatma Gandhi’s statue on Parliament premises, holding the Congress responsible for the “life-threatening breach of Prime ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 15.11.21

Australia: Gandhi statue vandalised

A life-sized bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi, gifted by the Indian government, has been vandalised here in an act Prime Minister Scott Morrison strongly condemned as "disgraceful", triggerin...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Melbourne

World  /  Published 11.07.21

US statue that sparked violent rally is taken down

A Confederate monument that helped spark a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, has been hoisted off its stone pedestal. Work to remove the statue of General Robert E. Lee be...
By AP in Charlottesville, Virginia


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