No Laughing Matter is a study of BR Ambedkar in retrospect, in which the protagonist appears more tangible to us, with readers being allowed to ‘see’ and understand him through a documented history of illustrations.
R K Laxman's Servants of India to be adapted into webseries 'with a contemporary twist' by Vishesh Bhatt
RK Laxman's Servants of India will be adapted by Vishesh Bhatt to suit the contemporary milieu, he said in a statement.
Narendra Modi said, "Laxman was not just an individual but a fundamental thread that held together crores of common people and their hearts".
Cartoonist Satish Acharya cuts ties with Mail Today alleging censorship; editor Dwaipayan Bose rejects claim as baseless
An editorial decision of carrying a photo, instead of a cartoon has gone viral on social media which also raises a debate on the concept of independent or free media in India. Cartoonist Satish Acharya has alleged that his editor at Mail Today Dwaipayan Bose rejected a cartoon which was about how China is surrounding India by spreading influence in countries like Maldives and others.
Chandi Lahiri, eminent cartoonist and author, passes away aged 88; Mamata Banerjee offers condolences
Chandi Lahiri began his career of a cartoonist in 1962 as he joined Anandabazar Patrika. He continued working with the newspaper for 50 years and enjoyed immense popularity among readers.
PCI has asked for a report from Tamil Nadu government on the arrest of a freelance cartoonist G Bala for allegedly depicting Palaniswamy in an obscene manner
Cartoonist G Bala granted bail by Tirunelveli District Court; vows to continue highlighting govt's failings
The Tirunelveli District Court granted bail to cartoonist G Bala on Monday, a day after he was arrested for a caricature of Tamil Nadu chief minister E Palaniswamy
"We take objection to this kind of depraved sick humour," said Rishi Kapoor, in response to the cartoon which portrayed Raj Kapoor.
Politicians who followed Sudhir Tailang's cartoons closely were both his harshest critics and his greatest fans.
Sudhir Tailang, who was suffering from a brain tumour, passed away on Saturday, his family said
Linus Maurer, a cartoonist and illustrator whose old friend and colleague Charles M Schulz borrowed his first name for Charlie Brown's blanket-wielding best friend Linus in his "Peanuts" comic strip and cartoons, has died at age 90
An cartoonist, whose work is occasionally critical of government figures, was arrested in Egypt's capital, Cairo, on Sunday and charged with running a webpage without a license, the country's Interior Ministry said in a statement.
Google celebrated the 94th birthday of legendary cartoonist RK Laxman, the creator of The Common Man, with a special Doodle
Tom Moore, the "Archie" cartoonist who brought to life the escapades of the freckled-face, red-haired character, has died in Texas at 86.
Pamarthy Shankar, a cartoonist working with the prominent Telugu newspaper 'Sakshi', has won the Grand Prix World Press Cartoon 2014 Award for sketching Nelson Mandela.
At Firstpost, we decided to check out with book stores if the PM’s favourite book Benjamin Franklin's autobiography had triggered enquiries.
Once Laxman said at an informal gathering that politicians of every genre used to approach him and begged of him to make their caricatures, that would make them famous and 'noticeable'.
The last gesture the Shiv Sena chief made to his cartoonist friend was sending a bouquet to Laxman at his Pune residence when the latter turned 91 on October 24, 2012.
Reactions started pouring in after news broke of the death RK Laxman, who captured the entire gamut of idiosyncrasies of Indian politicians in an innocuous newspaper box with his cartoons.
Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman passed away on Monday evening, media reports said.