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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......

Critical thinking about history is dying

Books like Incarnations: India in 50 Lives, simple and straightforward though they appear, are instead powerful arguments for complexity, for empathy, and for curiosity, observes Mihir S Sharma.......

Comic book chronicling valour, sacrifice of army men released

As the country paid tributes to the 1965 war heroes on Friday, a special comic book chronicling the life, valour and sacrifice of 21 awardees of the Param Vir Chakra, the nation's highest military......

Amar Chitra Katha goes back to school

A year shy of its 50th birthday, the iconic brand looks to bridge the gap with a new generation of children Storyteller to generations of Indians, Amar Chitra Katha, is busy reinventing itself.......

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......

Now, learn to invest in mutual funds with 'Suppandi'

A recently launched comic featuring Tinkle Digest's popular character, 'Suppandi', left,  has simplified complex investment concepts bringing an end to investment woes. Tata Mutual Fund has......

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......

Meet the man behind India's EPIC hit Baahubali

'My father thinks I'm not ambitious and too slow. He wants me to work in Hindi films with big superstars.' Meet Baahubali director, SS Rajamouli. Image: Prabhas in Baahubali Midway through......

Review: Bahubali is mega, ingenious and envelope pushing!

Almost three hours go like a breeze in the company of Bahubali's eclectic protagonists, where every single one makes an 'entry' designed for wolf-whistles, writes Sukanya Verma. Three years......

'I am not trying hard to make it big in Bollywood'

'We shot Baahubali in Hyderabad during the summer when the temperatures would soar to 45 degrees. There was an ambulance on the set and every day someone would be injured or faint.' 'Whenever I saw......

Mani Ratnam and the art of innocence

Yet, for all his belief in the goodness of life, Mani's films show that life is too complicated for goodness to permeate it completely. In Mani Ratnam's latest film O Kadhal Kanmani, a boy and a......

'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......

The pride, the perfume and the perils of Virat Kohli

'He may be a scientist, a poet and a brat. And in addition to all this, Virat Kohli is also cricket's No 1 Rollerblade-Artist,' says Sreehari Nair. IMAGE: Virat Kohli: Sheer majesty! Photograph:......
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Every Year Of Independent India Through The Eyes Of 69 Artists, This Is Indianama

Indianama has brought together 69 artists to create 69 original pieces of artworks capturing significant events from every year of India from the... ...

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The Mahatma in Manhattan

As the third book of March, a graphic novel about the U.S. Civil Rights Movement, is released, a look at how Gandhi's legacy could be similarly... ...

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Here's how youth can be empowered

By mid-day online correspondent| Posted 40 minutes ago It's estimated that nearly three billion people are under the age group of 30. However,... ...

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Retell value of a classic

A Kingdom for His Love by Vani Mahesh and Shinie Antony Amar Chitra Katha pp.200 Rs 224 They were both writers, and have been friends for a... ...

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Comic books make reading more fun for children

Some children may not take to reading despite being surrounded by book. That's when comics books come in handy. Here are some for you to try.... ...

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