rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

R K Laxman

Rediff.com  »  News  »   R K Laxman

  News for R K Laxman

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

The Amazing R K Laxman: A Friend Remembers

'It was amazing to see the speed with which the lines flowed from his pen!' remembers Ambassador Placido P D'Souza. In the early 1950s, when I was in college in Pune, my daily nourishment in terms......

RIP, Common Man

Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com salutes R K Laxman, who passed into the ages on Republic Day.REDIFF RECOMMENDS The uncommon creator of that Common Man Of commoners and crows: The genius of R K Laxman His......

PHOTOS: Fans pay tribute to R K Laxman

Cartoonist's everywhere mourned the death of R K Laxman, who made personified the sublime wit and absurdity of life in his rendition of the Aam Aadmi, better known as Laxman's Common Man. Many......

This ISRO tribute is RK Laxman's last sketch

Indian Space Research Organisation on Tuesday paid tributes to iconic cartoonist R K Laxman by posting online his cartoon 'common man' reaching Mars, the last of his works, which he had sent to the......

Cartoonist R K Laxman cremated with state honours

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman, who passed into the ages on Monday evening, was cremated in Pune with state honours on Tuesday.Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Union Minister of State......

Ratan Tata most trusted business name in India

Ratan Tata was on Tuesday ranked the most trusted name among businessmen in India in a list compiled by popular magazine Reader's Digest that placed the warring Ambani brothers much below.Tata was......

Pvt security agencies outside CISF's line of fire

Private security agencies can breathe easier. The Central Industrial Security Force, which has begun catering to the private corporate sector for the first time, will not pose a threat to their......

Ilaiyaraaja turns 1000-films-old with Shamitabh

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Veteran music composer Ilaiyaraaja has completed composing music for 1000 films with R Balki's upcoming film Shamitabh.To......

'Happy birthday Akshay Kumar. Blast away!'

Here's a look at the top 10 tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Akshay Kumar celebrates his 47th birthday today, September 9, and Hrithik Roshan made sure to wish him on Twitter. 'To......

What made Dev Anand different from Raj Kapoor, Dilip Kumar?

On Dev Anand's 89th birthday, we revisit Sudarshana Dwivedi's account of the time she interviewed the late legend. It came so suddenly. Usually such news is preceded by some report of illness, may......

What made Dev Anand different from Raj Kapoor, Dilip Kumar?

Sudarshana Dwivedi looks back to the time she interviewed Dev Anand. It came so suddenly. Usually such news is preceded by some report of illness, may be hospitalisation, some anxious moments......

What do you think of Rahman's Commonwealth Games theme song?

A R Rahman recently released the Commonwealth Games theme song. The maestro has in the past given us incredible tunes but his latest offering failed to impress the CWG organising......

VVS Laxman's Pataudi Lecture: Full Text

Full text of VVS Laxman's Pataudi Memorial Lecture in Kolkata. VVS Laxman delivers the third annual Pataudi Memorial lecture, at the Taj Bengal Hotel in Kolkata. Photograph: BCCI Good evening......

Laxman bags Commonwealth Chess gold

Indian Grandmaster R R Laxman walked away with the gold medal while Russia's Pavel Maletin won the overall title in the Parsvnath Commonwealth Chess Championship that concluded in Delhi on......

Karthik rescues South Zone with superb ton

Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman flopped with the bat but Team India discard Dinesh Karthik slammed a whirlwind 153 as South Zone posted 329 on the opening day of the Duleep Trophy match against Central......

Laxman, Absolem give Hyderabad big lead

A composed half-century by skipper VVS Laxman followed by another destructive spell of seam bowling by Alfred Absolem put Hyderabad in box seat in the Ranji Trophy Elite Division cricket league......

Laxman to lead South Zone in Duleep Trophy

India's middle order batsman V V S Laxman will lead the South Zone team for the Duleep Trophy tournament against the West Zone to be played at Vadodara from October 20 to 23.Team: VVS Laxman......
  Web results for R K Laxman
Telangana, Andhra Pradesh Olympic bodies formed

Newly-elected Andhra Pradesh Olympic Association general secretary J.C. Pavan Reddy (right, in blue) greets the Telangana Olympic Association... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150420/sports-other-sports/article/telangan-andhra-pradesh-olympic-bodies-formed
Skull & funny bones

Amaster-servant saga used to keep much of Kerala grinning. One story goes thus. The servant wanted to travel to his village to see his wife. He... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/472409/skull-amp-funny-bones.html
A battle between equals

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Captain J-P. Duminy and his Daredevils will be a confident lot when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad on... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/sport/cricket/ipl/sunrisers-hyderabad-vs-delhi-daredevils-match-preview/article7113173.ece?utm_source=MostPopular&utm_medium=Cricket&utm_campaign=WidgetPromo
Literature & much more

The Capital gears up for the third edition of Delhi Literature Festival. The three-day festival will begin on April 17 at Triveni Kala Sangam. The... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=111693
Vandalism is the birthright of goons

By Shaina NC My father, Nana Chudasama, former Sheriff of Mumbai, has been writing his banners for over five decades. Every Mumbaikar who passes... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/mumbai/others/Vandalism-is-the-birthright-of-goons/articleshow/46950001.cms

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


r k laxman
R. K. Laxman

Person
0 Followers

r k laxman
petrol rates hike

Hi, Petrol in Pakistan Rs17 per...
3 Followers

r k laxman
VidyaVahini School and Pre-University...

VidyaVahini School and Pre-University...
2 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z