Cartoons

  • 'Calvin and Hobbes' creator Bill Watterson designs the poster for the film 'Stripped', a documentary about comic strips 27-02-2014 11:20 AM

    Bill Watterson, the reclusive creator of the hugely popular comic strip Calvin and Hobbes which ran from 1985 to 1995, has come on board for a documentary on the art and evolution of newspaper comic strips. In fact Watterson was so pleased with the project that he supplied the art...
  • 'Savita Bhabhi Movie' goes to Hollywood, set to enter the film festival circuit 11-12-2013 10:45 AM

    New Delhi: 'Savita Bhabhi Movie' is on its way to Hollywood. The creators of the movie have just completed and launched an English version of the movie which was made especially for the overseas market and non-Hindi speaking audience. The movie has been dubbed by professional voice artists of Indian...
  • Fahadh Faasil to star in Malayalam film 'Cartoon' 11-10-2013 05:07 PM

    After working in critically acclaimed films like 'Artist' and 'North 24 Kaatham', Fahadh Faasil will now be seen in a Malayalam film 'Cartoon'. Directed by Shaheed Arafat, the film will revolve around two egoistic lovers who give their own interest precedence over other things and how this affects their relationship....
  • Creator of Savita Bhabhi launches online comics on Rozlyn Khan 07-08-2013 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: Deshmukh, the creator of porn toon Savita Bhabhi has roped in Bollywood actress Rozlyn Khan to star in his latest online comics. According to Deshmukh, Rozlyn khan is the first Bollywood actor to have her own web-comic. Deshmukh has signed an agreement with Rozlyn Khan to license out...
  • Jasoos Narayanankutty and Savita Bhabhi: Are they married?

    Life As It Is |  Rajesh Kumar
    Mr Kutty, Your former partner Savita Bhabhi has engaged our services to file a divorce petition. Please treat this letter as a formal divorce ...

  • Savita Bhabhi is a strong, confident woman: Creator 28-05-2013 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: One reason we often give in support of banning the internet porn is that the step will be helpful in curbing the crime against women. Those who oppose the proposed ban see it as a devise to control the freedom of expression. Deshmukh, a Britain based businessman and...
  • Savita Bhabhi: Cartoon porn to RGV's film star? 23-11-2012 01:47 PM

    New Delhi: Ram Gopal Varma is one filmmaker who never shied away from being voyeuristic. Varma has made films such as 'Nishabd' and 'Not A Love Story' where the camera was extremely close to the subject, in fact cuts suggested that it might have touched the actors. If reports are...
  • Insecure netas and the cartoon ban chorus

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    The grand old man of Indian cartooning, RK Laxman, has a delightful anecdote that embodies the charm of political cartooning. Soon after the 1962 Sino-Indian...

  • The hullabaloo over a cartoon

    After the Break |  Ashutosh
    What has happened to the nation? The Parliament is scared of cartoons while the government resents freedom of press. News broke on Friday that the...

  • Look who's fighting

    Preeti's Space |  Preeti Singh
    So, the opposition decided to show no sense of humour over a late 1940s cartoon of the revered B R Ambedkar in NCERT textbooks. (Regardless...

  • A disease lurks Byangoland

    Kolkata Colloquies |  Priyanka Gupta
    It's a terrible disease and it's spreading very fast. The symptoms are pronounced. It is known to make humans contort their faces, sometimes even expose...

  • Making illustrations and not getting arrested...

    Chanakya's Chant |  Ashwin Sanghi
    Panditji is back this week with a new chant. Even though it has the word "Mamata" inside it, we've been extra-cautious not to include her...

  • FTN: Mamata cartoon controversy: Are Indian leaders intolerant of dissent?

    Mamata cartoon controversy: Tonight at 10 pm, CNN-IBN's Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts, are Indian leaders intolerant of dissent? ...
  • Professor arrest: Mamata, the Nero of Bengal

    Master and a glass of Margarita |  Tathagata Bhattacharya
    The path of self-destruction, that West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has embarked on since May, 2011, has been concrete-reinforced by her government's actions over...

  • Mario Miranda, a chronicler of his times 12-12-2011 12:05 PM

    Mumbai: Like most cartoonists, Mario de Miranda appeared to be a serious, shy, no-nonsense but soft-spoken person to a first-time acquaintance, but gradually warmed up. Born in 1926, Mario displayed a keen love and interest in sketching and caricatures - using the walls in his own house in Loutolim for...
  • Cartoonist Mario Miranda exits life's canvas at 85 11-12-2011 10:24 PM

    Goa: One of India's foremost cartoonist and illustrators Mario de Miranda, who drew Goa for the world and drew the world to Goa, passed away in his ancestral home near Panaji on Sunday after a prolonged illness. According to reports, the 85-year-old legendary cartoonist died in his sleep. Known for...
  • Cartoonist Mario Miranda dies at 85 11-12-2011 12:11 PM

    New Delhi: Eminent cartoonist Mario de Miranda, who drew Goa for the world and drew the world to Goa, died on Sunday. The 85-year old died in his sleep at his home in Goa. Mario brought Mumbai alive along with Behram Contractor (Busybee) with cartoon characters like Miss Nimboo Pani,...
  • Ande ka funda

    Chanakya's Chant |  Ashwin Sanghi
    Panditji reveals the real reason for an Indian helicopter crossing the border into Pakistan. Aao sikhaoon, tumhein ande ka funda. ...

  • Cartoonist RK Laxman's 90th birthday today 23-10-2011 08:54 AM

    Here is a glimpse of some of RK Laxman's most memorable political cartoons. ...
  • White Man's Burden!

    Chanakya's Chant |  Ashwin Sanghi
    With so many political figures holed up in Tihar, the ones that are outside look pristine white, like the proverbial super-white shirt in a detergent...

  • The Game Changer

    Chanakya's Chant |  Ashwin Sanghi
    Everyone seems to be changing their game these days. Is it an effect of Rahul Gandhi's "game changer" comment? This week's Chanakya's Chant wonders who...

  • Virtual vs Real

    Chanakya's Chant |  Ashwin Sanghi
    'Chanakya's Chant of the Week' is merely my random observation on a current event presented via a lovable comic strip character. Each Monday, I shall...

  • Captain Planet heading to the big screen 20-07-2011 03:35 PM

    London: Captain Planet is the latest kids' cartoon character to get a big screen makeover. The animated show, which ran between 1990 and 1996, focused on an environment-saving superhero, a character created by media mogul Ted Turner, reported Contactmusic. The tycoon's production company is teaming up with Transformers producer Don...
  • 'Savita Bhabi' inspired 'sheetalbhabi.com' 16-03-2011 06:39 PM

    Mumbai: This may be a first of its kind - forthcoming comedy "sheetalbhabi.com" is inspired by the banned porn site "Savita Bhabi" and the film's creative director clarifies that there is no vulgarity in the movie. "I had seen the Savita Bhabi site once. While seeing that, the idea sparked...
  • Now, a film on cartoon porn star Savita Bhabhi 22-02-2011 02:20 PM

    Savita Bhabhi is India's hottest cartoon porn star. Her sexual adventures at shopping arcades, parties, workplace or doctors' chambers are already part of online and offline folklore. Her stories appear in English and 10 Indian languages. Created by a few friends in India and believed to be run from New...
  • Trouble for WC host SA : Prophet sketch 21-05-2010 06:06 PM

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  • Islam threatened, felt NY bomb plotter 18-05-2010 10:36 AM

    His emails show that he was deeply hurt by Prophet's cartoons published in the Danish newspaper. ...