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Mahatma Gandhi statue to come up outside British Parliament

New Delhi - The British government plans to establish a statue of Mahatma Gandhi outside the British parliament. Gandhi was one of the architects of Indian Independence from Britain, and is known for his use of non-violence or ahimsa during the Independence movement.
In the Media by Sravanth Verma

Arsenal honor Bergkamp with statue at stadium

Arsenal unveiled a statue of former striker Dennis Bergkamp on Saturday, the Dutchman becoming the fourth club great to be cast in bronze outside the Emirates Stadium in London.
In the Media by Reuters

Rights group pleas for rabbit in Mandela statue's ear

Johannesburg - An animal rights group has applied to South Africa's government to adopt the bronze bunny secretly sculpted inside the right ear of a statue of Nelson Mandela.
In the Media by AFP - 1 comment

S.Africa orders removal of rabbit from Mandela statue's ear

Johannesburg - The South African government has ordered the removal of a rabbit that was secretly sculpted into a recently unveiled statue of Nelson Mandela, an official said Wednesday.
In the Media by AFP

Lighting costs Rio's iconic Christ statue tip of thumb

Rio De Janeiro - The iconic statue of Jesus overlooking Rio de Janeiro, one of the city's most recognizable landmarks, has lost a thumb tip to lightening, a report said Friday.
In the Media by AFP

Mandela has rabbit in ear

Pretoria - Nelson Mandela has been immortalized in a statue at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, South Africa — with a rabbit in his ear.
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks - 3 comments

Satan statue planned for Oklahoma State Capitol (video)

Oklahoma City - A Satanist group has submitted plans for a seven-foot statue of a Baphomet demon to be erected at the Oklahoma State Capitol. Designs have been revealed and the group are crowdfunding the money for its creation on Indiegogo.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 10 comments

Gold Coast street performer strangled

David Mulder, 50, a street performer in Surfer's Paradise, Australia, was filmed getting strangled by an unidentified man on Christmas Eve.
In the Media by Owen Weldon

Nelson Mandela statue unveiled at Union Buildings, Pretoria

Pretoria - A 9-metre high statue of Mandela now stands at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, South Africa. It was unveiled this morning by current president Jacob Zuma.
In the Media by Matthew Hendricks - 1 comment

Czech sculptor gives the country's president the finger (video)

Prague - David Černý is a controversial Czech artist, known for his anti-communist stance. Just ahead of the parliamentary polls, he has made a statement by installing a huge purple hand with a raised middle finger, right in the middle of Prague's main river.
In the Media by Anne Sewell

SA embassy unveiled Nelson Mandela statue in Washington, DC

Washington - A nine foot (three meter) statue of Nelson Mandela, with his fist raised as it was when he walked out of Victor Verster prison a free man on February 11, 1990, has been unveiled outside South Africa's embassy in Washington, DC on Saturday.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 1 comment

Mini-Me: 3D printing takes a step ahead with instant human copies

Hamburg - For the very latest in personal photography, a German company is offering to capture your image, complete with poses, clothing, hairstyles and facial impressions, all in living, 3D color.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 6 comments

Urinating statue causes uproar among some locals

Stockholm - A 26-foot statue depicting a man urinating into a river has been the source of recent controversy in the small town of Örebro, Sweden.
In the Media by Kevin Fitzgerald - 7 comments

Vid: Naked man straddles Prince George's statue, Whitehall closed

London - On a cold, windy day, a man climbed to the top of the 30 ft statue of Prince George, the Duke of Cambridge in Whitehall. He stripped naked and shouted down at sightseers as he struck acrobatic poses on top of the statue.
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 2 comments

Man climbs statue in central London and poses for 3 hours naked

London - Braving a temperature of 6 degrees Celsius, the man climbed the statue of Prince George in Whitehall, London, took off his clothes and proceeded to pose naked, waving at onlookers.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 10 comments

Op-Ed: A statue to honor hate and terror

In Selma, Alabama, a new monument to the first leader of the Ku Klux Klan is under construction on public land. Selma, Alabama is the site of many struggles during the Civil Rights movement made famous by Rosa Parks and Martin Luthur King Jr III.
In the Media by Manzer Munir - 7 comments

Monumental misquote on Martin Luther King's Washington memorial

Washington - Martin Luther King's impressive memorial which lies alongside the National Mall in Washington D.C. bears a quote that angry critics now says is out of context to what he actually said and makes King seem conceited and self-involved.
In the Media by Joan Firstenberg - 1 comment

First Japan tsunami monument has QR code video and advice

Stone memorial built on city land in pine grove at beach of town hit by tsunami. First of 500 coastal monuments includes engraved advice in English.
In the Media by Mark Weitzman

Kurt Cobain statue erected in Washington

A statue of a large concrete guitar has been installed in a Washington state park on the 17th anniversary of grunge singer Kurt Cobain's death.
In the Media by KJ Mullins

Stadium statue painted pink by vandals

Oxford - A statue of an oxen outside a football stadium in Oxford, United Kingdom has been covered in bright pink paint by vandals.
In the Media by Scott Campbell

Panda poop statue of Venus sells for $45,000 USD

It is hard to believe that something made out of feces would be worth tens of thousands of dollars, but one poopy creation from a Chinese artist recently sold for $45,000.
In the Media by Laura Trowbridge - 16 comments

Italian Prime Minister adds a penis to historic Roman statue

Rome - Italian Prime Minister Sivlio Berlusconi is in hot water, once again. Taxpayers are upset at Berlusconi after he spent about $95,000 to attach a penis and two hands in the marble sculpture of "Venus and Mars."
In the Media by Andrew Moran - 8 comments

Smiling, weeping Virgin Mary statue attracts hundreds to Ontario

Windsor - A small Windsor, Ontario home is gathering the attention of praying Catholics, city officials and worldwide media. A statue of the Virgin Mary reportedly smiles during the day but weeps healing oil at night.
In the Media by Andrew Moran - 6 comments

Monument to be erected in honour of bear who fought Nazis

Edinburgh - A monument is to be erected in memory of "Private Wojtek", a 500 pound brown bear who served alongside Polish soldiers during World War ll before retiring to the Edinburgh zoo.
In the Media by Lynn Curwin - 1 comment

Kiefer Sutherland unveils statue of Tommy Douglas

Weyburn - Actor Kiefer Sutherland was in Weyburn, Saskatchewan to unveil a statue of his grandfather, Canadian politician Tommy Douglas.
In the Media by Lynn Curwin - 4 comments

Statues are monuments to history of Lyon Special

Lyon - A photographic look at Lyon’s public statues and what they have to tell us about the city’s past. Old or modern, big or small, they all represent an essential element of Lyon’s patrimony.
Digital Journal Report by Michael Cosgrove - 17 comments

Huge Jesus statue explodes, insurance company calls it act of God

Monroe - A monumental statue of Jesus exploded and burned down in Ohio. The statue which has been called everything from the "King of Kings" to "King Kong," burned after being struck by lightning. Insurance companies are calling it an act of God.
In the Media by R. C. Camphausen - 20 comments

Miracle at Catholic Church restores Virgin Mary Special

Charlotte - It was a Mother's Day miracle at St. Matthew Catholic Church when the statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary that was decapitated by vandals was restored to her original condition by local anonymous angel's who donated their time to repair this work of art.
Digital Journal Report by Kim I. Hartman - 13 comments

Private statue honours Nelson Mandela for 2010 World Cup

A Congolese refugee in Cape Town has built a statue to honour Nelson Mandela as being the main reason for international soccer body, FIFA, to bring the 2010 Soccer World Cup to South Africa.
In the Media by Christopher Szabo

Archaeologists unearth ancient head of Egyptian king

A large granite head statue, part of the pieces found of the grandfather of King Tut, has been discovered along with a treasure of artifacts in Cairo, Egypt.
In the Media by Lauren Todd - 2 comments
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A Satanist group has put forward plans for a statue of Satan to be erected next to the Ten Commandme...
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A Satanist group has put forward plans for a statue of Satan to be erected next to the Ten Commandments monument in grounds of the Oklahoma State Capitol.
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Coal Miner Memorial Statue
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Coal Miner Memorial Statue
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Schwäbisch Hall has a long tradition as a university town. Schwäbisch Hall attracts up to 2 000 st...
Schwäbisch Hall has a long tradition as a university town. Schwäbisch Hall attracts up to 2,000 students from countries around the world every year to study the German language.
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A monumental statue of Jesus burned to the ground after being struck by lightning June 14  2010. The...
A monumental statue of Jesus burned to the ground after being struck by lightning June 14, 2010. The 6-story statue stood outside a church in Ohio. Insurance companies are calling it an "act of God."
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Fountain of "Pissing Lenin" created by a pair of Polish artists Malgorzata Szydlowska and ...
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Fountain of "Pissing Lenin" created by a pair of Polish artists Malgorzata Szydlowska and Bartosz Szydlowski is seen on June 24, 2014 in Nowa Huta
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Statue streaker in London  UK.
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Statue streaker in London, UK.
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Jack Layton memorial by Toronto artist David Pellettier at the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal.
Jack Layton memorial by Toronto artist David Pellettier at the Jack Layton Ferry Terminal.
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A modernist interpretation of a fisherman casting his rod out to sea.
A modernist interpretation of a fisherman casting his rod out to sea.
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Lincoln statue in Union Square Park with Union Station in the background across from Abraham Lincoln...
Lincoln statue in Union Square Park with Union Station in the background across from Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. Springfield, IL
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Peace Statue  Place Tolozan  Lyon France
Peace Statue, Place Tolozan, Lyon France
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Bronze statue of children playing marbles  Boise Plaza  Idaho
Bronze statue of children playing marbles, Boise Plaza, Idaho
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This more famous statue is of Mandela in the square name after him in Johannesburg
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This more famous statue is of Mandela in the square name after him in Johannesburg
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Desecrated Virgin Mary statue.
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Desecrated Virgin Mary statue.
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A monumental statue of Jesus burned to the ground after being struck by lightning June 14  2010. The...
A monumental statue of Jesus burned to the ground after being struck by lightning June 14, 2010. The 6-story statue stood outside a church in Ohio. Insurance companies are calling it an "act of God."
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Bartholdi s statue  Lyon France
Bartholdi's statue, Lyon France
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The desecrated Virgin Mary Statue
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The desecrated Virgin Mary Statue
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Statue Detail  Lyon France
Statue Detail, Lyon France
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