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RK Laxman


Monographs of Charu Mazumdar, RK Laxman feature in 'Pioneers of Modern India' book series

May 26, 2022 3:02 pm

The new series, which claims to discover hidden insights into the leading personalities who have shaped public life in India, are "concise, well-researched biographies of women and men who have contributed to different aspects of Indian life", including politics, science, public health and human rights

New Wagle Ki Duniya is a nostalgic trip down memory lane: Usha Laxman

February 11, 2021 3:03 pm

Titled Wagle Ki Duniya - Nayi Peedhi Naye Kissey, the new show, featuring original cast members Aanjjan Srivastav, Bharti Achrekar as well as new entrants in Sumeet Raghavan and Pariva Pranati, started airing on Sony SAB from Monday.

R K Laxman, his iconic 'Common Man' and the threat that surrounds cartooning

November 27, 2015 7:15 pm

While the cartooning space is certainly under the threat of being completely wiped out, Laxman's style of cartooning appears to have laid the stones for practicing the art in mediums beyond newspapers.

Google pays tribute to legendary cartoonist R K Laxman on his 94th birthday

October 24, 2015 8:21 am

Google is celebrating legendary cartoonist and creator of 'The Common Man' R.K. Laxman's 94th birthday by dedicating its today's doodle.

Common sense

January 28, 2015 12:19 am

With R.K. Laxman’s cartoon, modern democratic ideas found a popular Indian voice.

Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher mourn death of 'Common Man' R.K. Laxman

January 27, 2015 2:45 pm

Anil Kapoor, Ameesha Patel, Anupam Kher mourn death of the famous cartoonist R.K. Laxman.

#Express5: PM wears Modi on his sleeve and jacket; the death of morning smile

January 27, 2015 10:31 am

A selection of five exclusive Indian Express stories you must read before starting your day.

India has lost its morning smile: Kher

January 27, 2015 1:20 am

Celebrities, politicians across the country paid tribute to cartoonist R. K. Laxman.

PM Modi, Vice President, Sonia Gandhi condole cartoonist RK Laxman's death

January 26, 2015 9:50 pm

In her message, Sonia Gandhi expressed "deep sadness" at the passing away of Laxman.

Cartoonist RK Laxman critically ill

January 19, 2015 2:51 am

Laxman was brought to Deenanath Hospital at 9 pm on Saturday after he became unconscious.