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Abhilasha Sinha (left) and Kamakshi Khanna are calling out those who body shame women for having body hair and love handles (Aryaman Dixit and Kamakshi Khanna)

Two millennial musicians on body issues, confidence and sisterhood

By Karishma Kuenzang
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 08:21 PM IST
  • How NY-based Abilasha Sinha, 26, and Kamakshi Khanna, 27, from Delhi are using social media to spread the right idea
Madame Tussauds welcomes its newest star- a burger.(KFC India/Instagram)
Madame Tussauds welcomes its newest star- a burger.(KFC India/Instagram)

Madame Tussauds welcomes its newest star- a burger

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2019 04:02 PM IST
After housing some of the biggest superstars from various walks of life, Madame Tussauds in New Delhi, in an unexpected reveal, made way for its newest entrant -- a burger.
Roman Bajzík, a 48-year-old opera teacher began creating wax sculptures back in 2002.(Roman Bajzík/Instagram)
Roman Bajzík, a 48-year-old opera teacher began creating wax sculptures back in 2002.(Roman Bajzík/Instagram)

Relaxing with wax: meet the Slovak ‘Monsieur Tussaud’

Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 12:15 PM IST
The late founder of the former Czechoslovakia is the latest figure to get the wax treatment from Roman Bajzik, a 48-year-old opera teacher, Slovakia’s very own Monsieur Tussaud.
Former Indian captain MS Dhoni’s statue was unveiled at the wax museum in Jaipur on Monday, December 17, 2018.(AFP File)
Former Indian captain MS Dhoni’s statue was unveiled at the wax museum in Jaipur on Monday, December 17, 2018.(AFP File)

Cricketer MS Dhoni’s statue unveiled at Jaipur’s Wax Museum

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 18, 2018 03:49 PM IST
The director of the wax museum in Jaipur said Dhoni’s figure is with that of Sachin Tendulkar on a lookalike set of Wankhede Stadium.
Visitors walk along the 150-metre-long Cau Vang "Golden Bridge" in the Ba Na Hills near Danang.(AFP)
Visitors walk along the 150-metre-long Cau Vang "Golden Bridge" in the Ba Na Hills near Danang.(AFP)

Vietnam’s Golden Bridge supported by giant stone hands has gone viral

Agence France-Presse | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2018 12:37 PM IST
The “Golden Bridge” in Vietnam has attracted hordes of guests since it opened in the Ba Na Hills near Danang in June. It is designed to make visitors feel like they’re taking a stroll on a shimmering thread stretching across the hands of gods.
Visitors with film star Rajnikanth’s wax figure installed at a wax museum in Nahargarh fort at Jaipur.(HT Photo)
Visitors with film star Rajnikanth’s wax figure installed at a wax museum in Nahargarh fort at Jaipur.(HT Photo)

Rajnikanth’s wax figure unveiled at Jaipur museum to coincide with Kaala release

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 08, 2018 08:13 PM IST
South super star Rajinikanth’s fans thronged to a wax museum at Jaipur’s Nahargarh fort, where a new figure was installed on Thursday to coincide with the release of Rajini’s latest film, Kaala.
Statues of celebrities are covered with bags at the Wax Museum at the Nahargarh Fort in Jaipur.(HT Photo)
Statues of celebrities are covered with bags at the Wax Museum at the Nahargarh Fort in Jaipur.(HT Photo)

Wax museum covers faces of statues with bags to urge tourists to go ‘say no to plastic’

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2018 09:54 PM IST
In next 30 years, plastic will become one of the most serious challenges.
The statues lacked the basic essence of resemblance to personalities.(ANI)
The statues lacked the basic essence of resemblance to personalities.(ANI)

Spirited, inspiring: Story of the man who built the Punjab wax statues Twitter laughed at

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2018 03:27 PM IST
A Wax Museum in Punjab’s Ludhiana was the butt of all jokes on Twitter on Monday, mostly because none of the 52 “statues” it featured had any resemblance to the personality. Now, the story of how Chandra Shekhar Prabhakar (71) took to making wax statues in 2005 after undergoing a heart surgery is making all those who laughed at him eat their words.
The statues lacked the basic essence of resemblance to personalities.(ANI/Twitter)
The statues lacked the basic essence of resemblance to personalities.(ANI/Twitter)

Here’s why Twitter can’t stop laughing at statues from this Punjab wax museum

Asian News International, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 02, 2018 03:01 PM IST
The wax museum in Ludhiana features 52 international personalities, which include Narendra Modi, Mother Teresa, Barack Obama, and Sachin Tendulkar among others. Why does it have Twitter in splits?
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