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  1. Many of Laxman's Doodles Still Remain UnpublishedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    Although his cartoons are well known, many of legendary R K Laxman's doodles that revealed a more personal aspect of the creative genius are still lying unpublished in his family's collection. When the 'Shakespeare of Indian cartooning' came on holidays to Mysore and Bangalore during 1975-1991, he sketched hundreds of doodles, some of which were an extension of his conversations with his late brother R K Srinivasan.

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  2. CheapAirETickets.in Presents Exotic Kerala Tour Packages @ Rs 35,999Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    CheapAirETickets.in announces exotic tour packages for Kerala starting at Rs 35,999. The travel website has numerous comprehensive travel packages for the breathtaking destination of God's Own Country.

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  3. Indian cartoonist RK Laxman diesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Security officers carry the body of acclaimed Indian cartoonist RK Laxman past a statue of the Common Man, in Pune, India. Acclaimed Indian cartoonist RK Laxman, who created the innocuous character the "Common Man" who held up a mirror to the absurdity and silliness of Indian politicians, has died of multiple-organ failure, his doctor said.

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  4. Acclaimed Indian cartoonist R.K. Laxman dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    This undated photograph shows acclaimed Indian cartoonist R. K. Laxman seated in front of a poster of the 'Common Man', wearing checked shirt, in India.

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  5. The iconic cartoonist who immortalised the common manRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Mydigitalfc.com

    Capturing the entire gamut of idiosyncrasies of Indian politicians in an innocuous newspaper box with his cartoons, RK Laxman immortalised the passive, hapless common man with an uncanny perception and sarcasm in a daily commentary on his life that brought smiles to millions. Every morning for over five decades, his fans waited for the 'common man' who, with his signature checked jacket, dhoti, Gandhi-glasses and twin tufts of gravity-defying hair, watched life and politics in India.

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  6. Rip RK Laxman: Twitter remembers 'The Common Man'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Merinews

    Rasipuram Krishnaswamy Laxman who was an Indian cartoonist and was best known for his creation 'The Common Man', for his daily cartoon strip, "You Said It" in The Times of India, drew his last breath in Pune yesterday. He was suffering from multi-organ failure, and had been ill for last two weeks and died in Deenanath Mangeshkar hospital in Pune, where he was in a life support for past few days.

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  7. India, US to Kick Off Joint Production On 4 Defense ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | DefenceTalk News

    Renewing their expansive defense framework for another 10 years, India and the US on Sunday decided to kick off joint manufacturing of four relatively modest military products and explore the development of two more high-end technologies .

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  8. Indian cartoonist R.K. Laxman dies aged 94Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Art Daily

    A copy of the book 'Jest In Time' with a caricature of eminent Indian cartoonist R.K. Laxman on the cover page is pictured at a book shop in Ahmedabad on January 26, 2015. R.K. Laxman, the renowned Indian cartoonist whose sketches appeared on the front page of The Times of India for more than five decades, died January 26 aged 94. AFP PHOTO / Sam PANTHAKY.

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  9. E P Unny, The Indian Express chief political cartoonist, sketches a tribute to RK Laxman.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    I say, can't stand your Delhi winter," he would say. The man who managed to look sunny, day in and day out through six decades and over 30,000 cartoons, stayed away from the country's capital of political cartooning, and that was serendipitous.

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  10. Tuesday, February 3Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    1811 - British Regency Act is passed, whereby the Prince of Wales becomes Prince Regent during King George III's temporary insanity. 1917 - Mexico becomes a federated republic of 28 states; U.S. Congress passes, overriding President Woodrow Wilson's veto, a law severely curtailing the immigration of Asians.

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  11. A glimpse of little Tibet in southern IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Young Buddhist monks leave an examination hall after attending their final examinations inside the Kagyu Nalanda Institute in the Dickey Larsoe settlement, a Tibetan settlement, in Bylakuppe. Photos: Abhishek N. Chinnappa/REUTERS This settlement in Bylakuppe is far away from Tibet but is home-away-from home for some 20,000 exiled Tibetans.

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  12. Laxman Immortalised Passive, Hapless Common ManRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Outlook

    Capturing the entire gamut of idiosyncrasies of Indian politicians in an innocuous newspaper box with his cartoons, R K Laxman immortalised the passive, hapless common man with an uncanny perception and sarcasm in a daily commentary on his life that brought smiles to millions. Every morning for over five decades, his fans waited for the Common Man who, with his signature checked jacket, dhoti, Gandhi-glasses and twin tufts of gravity-defying hair, watched life and politics in India.

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  13. Cartoonist R K Laxman, creator of 'Common Man', deadRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Express India

    A file photo of eminent cartoonist R.K. Laxman who passed away in Pune on Monday. He was 94. Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman, who immortalised the hapless 'Common Man' with his devastating swipes at politicians but without malice, died here today at a private hospital at the age of 94 after suffering multi-organ failure.

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  14. PM Modi mourns RK Laxman's deathRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday condoled the death of iconic Indian cartoonist RK Laxman and said the country will be grateful to him for bringing smiles on 'our' faces. "India will miss you RK Laxman.

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  15. India's 'Common Man' no moreRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The bold strokes of his brush coupled with pointed satires had made his cartoons an integral part of the Indian daily life while making the creator RK Laxman became a legend and an uncrowned conscience keeper of the nation. His 'Common Man' entertained people for more than five decades.

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  16. R.K. Laxman: The Uncommon Man passes into historyRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    A story in the media goes that one day a few decades ago, The Times Of India cartoonist and creator of The Common Man, R.K. Laxman, retired. The following day, the legend's cartoon was not to be found as readers rubbed their disbelieving eyes over their morning cuppa.

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  17. The uncommon creator of that Common ManRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    Back in 1997, we had carried an excerpt from Past Forward, an autobiographical book which carried anecdotes of eminent personalities such as painter M.F. Husain, playwright Vijay Tendulkar, musicians Amjad Ali Khan and M S Subbulakshmi, Odissi dancer Kelucharan Mahapatra and Laxman ll my life I have painted crows. Singly, in pairs, threesomes, whole murders of them."

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  18. R.K.Laxman, nation's uncrowned conscience keeperRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Nerve News

    R.K. Laxman, considered by many as one of the world's greatest cartoonists, was an institution unto himself, indisputably the uncrowned conscience keeper of the nation. No politician or minister, however high or mighty, escaped his pointed satire, conveyed through a few deft strokes of his brush, especially if they committed an act of impropriety or indiscretion.

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  19. Cartoonist R K Laxman passes awayRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Popular cartoonist RK Laxman, whose creations have been appreciated by people for generations, passed away in Pune on Monday, media reports said. He was 94. Laxman was admitted to a hospital for the past couple of days.

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  20. Obamas get a crash course on Indian cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    The Obamas got a glimpse of Indian culture and ethos at Rajpath on Monday through colourful tableaux from 16 states and some government departments that rolled down Rajpath during the Republic Day parade in New Delhi. arnataka's was the first float to roll out on the majestic Rajpath displaying the colourful Channapatna wooden toys.

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