Mannequin

  • World T20: Indian pacers do not warm-up to 'mannequin training' March 16, 2014

    Fatullah: India's bowling coach Joe Dawes has been under-fire for quite sometime as his 'out of the box' coaching methods are simply not working and there was a distinct lack of energy evident among the Indian players ahead of their opening warm-up tie against Sri Lanka on Sunday. None of the...
  • Photos: Mannequins with bushy pubic hair on store window shocks New Yorkers January 18, 2014

    Natural beauty is the latest thing in fashion, US clothing chain American Apparel would have you believe. It has sparked controversy by putting mannequins with pubic hair in the windows of their shop in New York's Lower East Side.The models, seen in images clicked by Reuters are wearing seethrough undergarments...
  • This viral campaign for disabled mannequins is the most heartwarming thing you'll see today December 7, 2013

    With 2,537,558 hits already, this video of disabled mannequins is a rage online. Passersby on Zurich's Bahnhofstrasse were surprised by the disabled mannequins places in between the ablebodied ones. There were figures with scoliosis or brittle bone disease modelling the latest fashions. One will have shortened limbs; the other a...
  • Move to ban lingerieclad mannequins in Mumbai is absurd: Rina Dhaka May 30, 2013

    The Shiv Senaled BMC has, in principle, accepted a proposal to ban display of lingerie on mannequins in Mumbai. They say that such displays excite men, thereby endangering the safety of women. Fashion designer Rina Dhaka joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the matter. Q. Is the ban...
  • FTN: Is the ban on lingerie mannequins paranoid moral policing? May 30, 2013

    The Shiv Senarun Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on Tuesday provisionally cleared a proposal banning the display of lingerie on mannequins in the city. ...
  • Mumbaikars slam BMC's approval to ban lingerieclad mannequins May 28, 2013

    The Shiv Senarun Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has provisionally cleared a proposal banning the display of lingerie on mannequins in the city. The proposal seeks strict action against shopkeepers and hawkers who display such mannequins. ...
  • Removing mannequins won't reduce sex crimes: Mumbaikars May 28, 2013

    The Shiv Senarun Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on Tuesday provisionally cleared a proposal banning the display of lingerie on mannequins in the city. ...
  • Mumbai: BMC clears proposal banning display of lingerie on mannequins May 28, 2013

    Mumbai: The Shiv Senarun Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has provisionally cleared a proposal banning the display of lingerie on mannequins in the city. The proposal seeks strict action against shopkeepers and hawkers who display such mannequins. The proposal has been cleared on the grounds that such mannequins will excite men and pose...
  • British author calls Kate Middleton 'shopwindow mannequin' February 19, 2013

    London: One of the most celebrated British novelists has launched a scathing attack on Kate Middleton, describing her a "shopwindow mannequin" with a "plastic smile". Hilary Mantel, 60yearold double Booker prize winning author, launched the unusually withering public attack on the 31yearold wife of secondinline to the British throne Prince...
  • Obama popular world over, going down in hometown April 8, 2009

    Obama may be getting more and more popular around the world.. but in his hometown Chicago.. he's being pulled out from shelves.. The reason..his latest mannequin on sale is racially offensive.. Jeanne Moos has more. ...
  • Thin is finally out, say the 'mannequins' December 5, 2007

    Mumbai: It doesn’t matter now how fat or thin you are because thin is finally out—even the mannequins are getting fat and real. In India for instance, many women may not look as sensual as Bipasha Basu, but with her vital statistics recently revealed as an oomphy 36-28-36, it seems there...