CARTOONS

  • Breaking Toons: Union Budget 2015 3 days ago

    Cartoonist Neelabh takes on the first full-year Budget of the NDA government presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday in Parliament. ...
  • #ThrowbackThursday: 10 cartoon shows from your childhood that will forever remain the best 5 days ago

    The 90s kids had an amazing childhood. They had the perfect balance of technology and outdoor in their lives. I mean kids used to play outside back then. Is that even a thing anymore? And 90s kids had the best cartoon shows on TV. We did not watch stupid shows...
  • Cartoonist Neelabh Banerjee's 'Down with terror' toon on Charlie Hebdo attack lauded February 12, 2015

    New Delhi: In a rare honour for CNN-IBN, cartoonist Neelabh Banerjee's 'Down with terror' toon, which he made in the aftermath of the attack on the Charlie Hebdo magazine office in Paris, has been published in a tribute collection by an Italian newspaper. Neelabh's 'Breaking Toons' is a novel experiment on...
  • Watch: Neelabh takes on Delhi elections February 10, 2015

    As the counting of votes is underway, Cartoonist Neelabh takes on each and every development in the Delhi Assembly elections at the Cartoon Centre. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: It's Nitish Vs Manjhi February 9, 2015

    Despite having been expelled from the Janata Dal United (JDU), Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Monday met the Governor and claimed that he is ready for a floor test to prove his majority in the state Assembly. However, he added that the voting should be done by secret...
  • Cartoon of the day: Jitan Ram Manjhi rules out resignation as Bihar CM February 8, 2015

    Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Saturday claimed that he had done better work in the state than his predecessor Nitish Kumar and said he would prove majority in Assembly on February 20 or else step down. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: Leaders await the Delhi poll results February 8, 2015

    With a high-pitched, bitterly contest election campaign behind, the fate of 673 candidates in the hands of 1.30 crore voters. Kiran Bedi, Arvind Kejriwal and Ajay Maken wait for the Delhi poll results. ...
  • Delhi votes: Neelabh also casts his vote, shares inked selfie February 7, 2015

    With a high-pitched, bitterly contest election campaign behind, the fate of 673 candidates in the hands of 1.30 crore voters. And cartoonist Neelabh have also cast his vote. ...
  • Newspaper vendor arrested for selling Urdu daily Avadhnama with Charlie Hebdo cartoon February 5, 2015

    Mumbai: A newspaper vendor has been arrested for allegedly selling the January 17 issue of Urdu daily Avadhnama. The Urdu daily had reprinted the cover of Charlie Hebdo. Several FIRs have also been registered against Editor Shireen Dalvi. The newspaper vendor was arrested on Wednesday night. A complaint was registered...
  • Watch: Did you know that RK Laxman drew all the cartoons for Guru Dutt in 'Mr and Mrs 55'? January 28, 2015

    Cartoonist RK Laxman, whose 'You Said It' cartoon featuring the 'Common Man' lampooned India's powerful for half a century, died on Monday aged 93. Watch this video where you can see that the hand that drew the cartoons in 'Mr and Mrs 55', belonged to Laxman. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: Barack Obama's 3-day visit to India January 28, 2015

    Cartoonist Neelabh takes on the US President Barack Obama's 3-day visit to India. ...
  • ISRO pays tribute to RK Laxman, tweets his last cartoon on Mangalyaan January 27, 2015

    The Indian Space Research Organisation on Tuesday paid tribute to legendary cartoonist RK Laxman by tweeting his last cartoon on Magalyaan. Laxman, creator of the iconic "Common Man", died in a private hospital after a brief illness, his family said. He was 94. In a tweet, ISRO said, "Tribute to...
  • Legendary cartoonist RK Laxman accorded state funeral, tributes pour in January 27, 2015

    Pune: Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman, who died at the age of 94 after suffering multi-organ failure, will be cremated in Pune on Tuesday. The Maharashtra government has announced that Laxman will be accorded a state funeral. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will attend the last rites of Laxman, who will be...
  • Cartoon of the day: Obama, Modi witness 66th Republic Day parade at Rajpath January 26, 2015

    India is celebrating its 66th Republic Day on Monday with US President Barack Obama as the special guest of the ceremonial parade. Obama is the first American President to be the chief guest at the parade. ...
  • Neelabh's animated take on US President Barack Obama's India tour January 23, 2015

    Noted cartoonist Neelabh's animated take on US President Barack Obama's India tour. ...
  • Traffic Police's jibe at Gadkari, poster shows him on scooter with helmet flying off January 16, 2015

    Raigarh: Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari's gaffe of not wearing a helmet while riding a scooter has came back in a humourous way in Raigarh district in Chhattisgarh. A traffic police poster issued by the police has a cartoon of the Union Minister riding a scooter, with the helmet flying...
  • Arson attack on German newspaper for reprinting Charlie Hebdo cartoons January 11, 2015

    Berlin: An arson attack took place on Sunday on a German newspaper in the northern port city of Hamburg that reprinted Prophet Mohammed cartoons from the French satirical paper Charlie Hebdo, police said. With security services on high alert after a killing spree in Paris by Islamic extremists, police in Hamburg...
  • Paris shooting: Kouachi brothers' journey to jihad January 11, 2015

    What drove the two orphaned Kouachi brothers to execute the massacare at the Charlie Hebdo office? The brothers are the exact kind of jihadis western intelligence fears. ...
  • More than 700,000 rally in France after Islamist attacks January 11, 2015

    Paris: More than 700,000 people on Saturday took to streets across France in tribute to the 17 people killed in three days of violence by Islamist extremists, the interior minister said. From Nice and Marseilles in the south to Besancon in the east and Lille in the north, people poured onto...
  • Paris: New audio clip emerges of terrorist Amedy Coulibaly defending his act January 11, 2015

    A new recording of terrorist Amedy Coulibaly who was killed in this weeks siege has now emerged where he tried to justify himself to his hostages he held captive at a grocery store in Paris. Coulibaly can be heard saying his attack was revenge for the French military attacking Muslims...
  • Sleeper cell awakes France's worst fears in 3 days of terror January 11, 2015

    Paris: Blood-curdling, al-Qaida-inspired murder that tore at the heart of the nation which raised him wasn't ghoulish enough for Cherif Kouachi. His body, felled by elite soldiers' bullets and stun grenades, wasn't yet cold when he also came back from the dead. Kouachi had picked up the phone when a reporter...
  • Suspect hunted over Paris attacks left France last week: Sources January 11, 2015

    Paris: A woman hunted by French police as a suspect in the attacks on a satirical paper and Jewish supermarket in Paris left France several day before the killings and is believed to be in Syria, Turkish and French sources said on Saturday. After killing the gunmen behind the worst assault...
  • Danish newspaper says won't print Prophet cartoons January 10, 2015

    Copenhagen: Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten, which angered Muslims by publishing cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad 10 years ago, will not republish Charlie Hebdo's cartoons due to security concerns, the only major Danish newspaper not to do so. "It shows that violence works," the newspaper stated in its editorial on Friday. Denmark's other major...
  • Paris makes Charlie Hebdo "honorary citizen", support pours in Paris January 10, 2015

    Paris: Paris made the Charlie Hebdo journal an honorary citizen and the creator of Asterix offered to draw for it on Friday as support poured in for the satirical weekly decimated by Islamist gunmen for mocking Prophet Mohammad. French Culture Minister Fleur Pellerin said the government was ready to grant the...
  • French siege ends as Charlie Hebdo suspects killed; 4 hostages also dead, others freed January 9, 2015

    PARIS: The siege in Paris ended as two brothers suspected for shooting 12 people at the offices of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo were killed on Friday in a police assault on the print works north of Paris where they had been holed up with a hostage. While four hostages were...
  • Cartoon of the day: BSP leader Yakub Qureshi who announced Rs 51 crore reward for Paris attackers, booked January 9, 2015

    Uttar Pradesh Police is conducting raids to arrest Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Yakub Qureshi who had praised and announced Rs 51 crore reward for the gunmen who attacked Charlie Hebdo's Paris office. ...
  • World defends freedom of expression, rallies held with people holding pens in hand January 8, 2015

    From Berlin to Bangkok, tens of thousands took a stand against living in fear, as rallies defended the freedom of expression and honored the victims of a Paris newspaper attack. Viewing the Paris killings as a cold-blooded assault on democracy, people from all walks of life - journalists and police officers,...
  • Charlie Hebdo shooting: France hunts for two brother suspects; nation mourns their victims January 8, 2015

    Paris: Scattered gunfire and explosions shook France on Thursday as its frightened yet defiant citizens held a day of mourning for 12 people slain at a Paris newspaper. French police hunted down the two heavily-armed brothers suspected in the massacre to make sure they do not strike again. French President Francois...
  • Timeline: Major security incidents in France January 7, 2015

    Paris: Gunmen stormed the Paris offices of the weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, renowned for lampooning radical Islam, killing at least 12 people, including two police officers in the worst militant attack on French soil in recent decades. Here is a timeline of some major security incidents over the last 40...
  • Attacked French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo often lambasted religion, especially Islam January 7, 2015

    Paris: Charlie Hebdo, the French satirical newspaper that was victim of a bloody attack on Wednesday claiming at least 12 lives, has never pulled its punches when it came to lambasting religion, especially radical Islam. From publishing the Danish cartoons of Mohammad that sparked Middle East riots in 2005 to renaming...