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View: Thackeray, a close ally of the capitalists

'Many people are in awe of the power wielded by Thackeray. I found that even R K Laxman shared this feeling though both he and Thackeray began as cartoonists in the 1940s.' 'See how far ahead......

Cartoonist Laxman may leave hospital soon

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman was "comfortable" after undergoing a small procedure at the Military Command hospital in Pune, family sources said on Monday.The doctors removed a tube that had been......

On hospital bed, all Laxman wants is pen and paper

Bedridden in a Mumbai hospital after suffering a series of strokes, India's best known cartoonist wants to get back to what he does best."All he wants is a paper and pen to sketch. He is trying to......

Cartoonist R K Laxman in hospital after 3 strokes

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman has suffered three mild strokes and admitted to the intensive care unit of a hospital in Mumbai where doctors described his condition as critical but......

Kalam to inaugurate R K Laxman exhibition

President A P J Abdul Kalam would inaugurate an exhibition of the selected works of famous cartoonist R K Laxman during his brief visit to Jaipur on Thursday. The exhibition has been entitled "Best......

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......

Who is the creator of 'Gattu'?

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Which stocks to buy, hold and sell

Volatility ruled the markets on Wednesday, with the Sensex swinging between positive and negative region. What strategy should the investors follow? Is this the right time to buy stocks? If so,......

Alyque Padamsee on what is a great ad

Advertising and theatre personality Alyque Padamsee dons many a cap with effortless ease. Be it heading the ad agency Lintas, creating the unforgettable Liril ad, or playing Muhhamad Ali Jinnah in......

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......

Review: Khatta Meetha is only part-funny

Sukanya Verma reviews Khatta MeethaThere's no such thing as Indian', contends Sachin Tichkule. 'We are either Bengali, Gujarati or Maharashtrian, etc. The only time we become Indian is when India......

When Akshay Kumar bribed!

He may be mocking the social evil of corruption in his new film Khatta Meetha but Bollywood's very own Khiladi, Akshay Kumar admits to paying bribe once. Akshay, who has teamed up with filmmaker......

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......

Laxman, Kumble dropped from ODI squad

The national cricket selectors wielded the axe on ageing non-performers in limited overs games like Anil Kumble and V V S Laxman, and laid emphasis on youth while naming the 15-member Indian squad......

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Q. One who laughs last laughs best why ?
Ajit Ramdas Vaidya:  A.  more

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Q. Mr Modi says - Vaade nahi iraade chahiye... theek kehte hai ..ab Modi ji ke iraade bataate hai aapko corruption se ladne ke liye-9 yrs tak lokayukt nahi mila?Mr Yadurappa aur Mr Bangaru laxman ke saath corruption ke against ladenge?Strong lokayukt bill jisme CM directly cover ho Gujarat mai nahi hai???AAP ne 40 din mai strong Delhi lokpal bill tayyar kar dikhaaya...Dosto yeh dikhata hai .. AAP ki minority govt bhi BJP ki majority govt se kahi behtar hai!!!Kyuki AAP ke irade hai ... BJP ke ....???? Think India think!!!
Ankit Chauhan:  A. R. K. Laxman coined this term for his cartoons of the common man, facing everyday problems and the antics of the people in power.If the common man...... more

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sigma
Q. What is the specialty of 23rd October?
Sigma:  A. Yes, you are right. What they could not do for years, AAP has done within a few months. No lokayukta in Gujarat for years. Both Congress and BJP...... more

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Divya Kulkarni
Q. The TV Comedy series on SAB ____ Ki Duniya is based on the books and works of which of these cartoonists?A: Shankar B: R K Laxman C: Sudhir Tailang D: Pran
Divya Kulkarni:  A. It is Birthday of famous cartoonist R K Laxman more

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Khulla Saand
Q. Agar SITA aaj kay India main aa Jaayein tou Unka Kya haal hoga Is desh main ?
Khulla Saand:  A. R K Laxman more

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  Web results for R K Laxman
'Hindu Hriday Samrat', sketches life and times of Bal Thackeray

There were never any half measures about late Bal Thackeray - it was either all or nothing for the man who always knew what he wanted, says a new... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-hindu-hriday-samrat-sketches-life-and-times-of-bal-thackeray-2001818
Devotees prefer Andhra Pradesh letters

Hyderabad: Bifurcation of the state has drastically cut the demand for recommendation letters for a darshan and accommodation to Sri Venkateswara... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/140713/nation-current-affairs/article/devotees-prefer-andhra-pradesh-letters
Governor makes official quota for Marathas and Muslims in Maharashtra

MUMBAI: Governor K Sankaranarayanan on Wednesday promulgated the much-delayed ordinance to provide 16% reservation for Marathas and 5% for Muslims... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Governor-makes-official-quota-for-Marathas-and-Muslims-in-Maharashtra/articleshow/38094574.cms
What's so special about seven?

Number seven was the subject of an intense debate in the Legislative Assembly last week. During the passage of the Karnataka Sakala Services... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/karnataka/whats-so-special-about-seven/article6183314.ece
KSCA honours Ranji champions Karnataka

The R Vinay Kumar-led Karnataka team, which won the Ranji Trophy, was felicitated by the state cricket association for its unprecendented... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/416665/ksca-honours-ranji-champions-karnataka.html

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