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Famous Political Cartoonist C J Yesudasan Dies Of Covid-19

Oct 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Famous for his political cartoons, C J Yesudasan received the best cartoonist award from the Kerala government several times.

Transcending Time And Space: An Ode To The Classics

Oct 10, 2020 Lalit Kumar

From The Gilgamesh to Gulliver’s Travels, from the Mahabharata to Six acres and a Third, they all speak to us eloquently even today.

‘Shiva Express Now Entering…Menstruating Women Move Away’: How Warrior Trolls Of Kerala Are Fighting Hatred, Communalism

Irreverent, hard-hitting, extremely creative trolls have become the most effective means of political communication among the Malayalees. They entertain, educate and make people think.

Cartoonist Sudhir Dar Dies At 87

Nov 26, 2019 PTI

Renowned cartoonist Sudhir Dar's works graced several newspapers in a career spanning 58 years.

New York Times To Cease Political Cartoons After Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu's Carricature Was Deemed Anti-Semitic

The cartoon, published in April, depicted Netanyahu as a guide dog wearing a Star of David collar and leading a blind Donald Trump -- who was wearing a kippah, or a Jewish skullcap.

28 April, 2019

Political Cartoons: Adding Spice And Meaning To The Discourse

Mrinal Chatterjee

Political cartoons are spaces where negotiations of power and confrontation are expressed.

11 September, 2018

JK Rowling Slams Aussie Cartoonist For Distasteful Serena Williams' Caricature

Outlook Web Bureau

In a dramatic women's singles final of the 2018 US Open final at the Flushing Meadows, Williams was involved in a heated argument with the umpire Carlos Ramos.

08 October, 2017

BJP’s IT Cell Head Can’t Stomach BBC’s Cartoon Targeting Unemployment And Its Social Media Team

Outlook Web Bureau

Upset with BBC's cartoon on Modi, BJP's IT Cell In-charge asks if channel has outsourced job to Congress.

03 October, 2017

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray Targets PM Modi With A Cartoon On Gandhi Jayanti

Outlook Web Bureau

While Gandhi is shown holding his famous autobiography, 'My Experiments with Truth', Modi's caricature has a book with 'My Experiments with Lies' written on the cover.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz