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Remembering 'Uncle Pai'

Anant Pai, better known as 'Uncle Pai' -- the founding Editor and creator of Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle comics -- passed away in Mumbai on Thursday night after a brief illness. He was 82,......

Tinkle's Uncle Pai passes away

Anant Pai, better known as Uncle Pai, the founder of Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle comicspassedawayin Mumbai. The 81-year-old had been admitted to a hospital last week. Pai suffered a massive heart......

An Amar Chitra Katha called KC

For 28 years India's famous comic book label has told the stories of India's heroes and heroines, gods and demons, kings and queens, mythological characters and creatures through comic strips.Amar......

How PM Modi has outplayed the media

From a ruling party's perspective, the BJP is in a sweet spot; editorial independence and analytical coverage of governance is rapidly declining. Rahul Jacob explains Image: Prime Minister Narendra......

A comic book that gets inside Ravana's head

Ravanayan, a graphic novel created by comic book writer Vijayendra Mohanty and artist Vivek Goel, attempts yet another re-telling of the timeless Ramayana. So what's new? This graphic......

Mauritius co eyes stake in Amar Chitra Katha

Tusk Investment, Mauritius, a wholly owned subsidiary of private equity firm Elephant Capital, has sought approval from the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) to acquire a 30 per cent stake......

ACK media buys India Book House

Education and entertainment company ACK Media has announced acquisition of India Book House as part of its strategy to develop 'end-to-end' content, distribution and experience delivery......

Mobile comics get more popular

Classic original comics on your mobile phone? "Momics" are not a new idea, says Aabhas Sharma, but now, at last, they may capture your interest. There's no particular age for reading comics. We all......

Narayana Murthy to be comic book hero

N R Narayana Murthy has several firsts to his credit. It's time to add one more: that of a comic book hero.Murthy's life story is to be the content of a new comic to be brought out by Amar Chitra......

Now novels, comics on your mobile!

Literary buffs who always want to bury their head in some absorbing prose, can now do so on a screen two inches wide. Novels and even comic books are available for reading on the mobile phone.......

'Rajinikanth looks like Lord Shiva to me'

'In this 100th year of Indian cinema,' says Amitabh Bachchan, 'when the history of Indian cinema is written, it will be Before Kochadaiiyaan and After Kochadaiiyaan.' "I am very happy and proud......

Revisiting Classics: Meera: Gulzar's Divine Romance

In our special series re-visiting great Hindi film classics, we look back at Gulzar's Meera (1979). Main aatma hoon shareer nahi. Main bhavna hoon, kissi samaaj ka vichaar nahi. Main premi hoon,......

How Sohrab Modi won over Prithviraj Kapoor

In this special series, we re-visit great Hindi film classics. Today, we look back at Prithviraj Kapoor and Sohrab Modi 's 1941 film Sikander. Sikander ne Porous se ki thi ladayi, jo ki thi......

Review: Damarukam is a one-time watch

Radhika Rajamani feels Telugu film Damarukam is a one-of-its-kind socio-fantasy that can be watched once for its stunning visuals.Debutant director Srinivas Reddy attempts to combine mythology with......

Arjun: The Warrior Prince is a must watch

Arjun: The Warrior Princeis the best Indian animated venture so far. And it has a great story to tell as well, writes Preeti Arora.Religious connotations aside, the Mahabharata is one helluva......
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The last few pages, then it's memory

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The historic A. A. Hussain Book Shop on Abids Road. Photo: P.V. Sivakumar The historic A. A. Hussain... ...

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Devika the storycrafter

The Indian author showcase, this week, focuses on Devika Rangachari, who loves books, books and more books Devika Rangachari's friends describe... ...

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We wanted to make a dent in the universe

Three years ago, Ashish Goel, former COO of Amar Chitra Katha, and his techie-friend Rajiv ...

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City awaits mega splash of comics, gaming

Comic Con India, arguably the City's biggest pop culture event, is all set to return for a bigger splash from April 3 to 5. Two hundred cutting... ...

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Niranjan Nadkarni, CEO, TÜV SÜD South Asia

What are you reading at the moment? What did you recently finish reading? What have you learnt from it? I am currently reading Steve Jobs by... ...

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