German newspaper that reprinted Charlie Hebdo cartoons firebombed
German newspaper that reprinted Charlie Hebdo cartoons firebombed

A German newspaper in the northern port city of Hamburg that reprinted Mohammed cartoons from the French satirical paper Charlie Hebdo was the target of an arson attack early Sunday, police said. 

Pakistan, Afghanistan condemn Charlie Hebdo killings

Pakistan on Thursday condemned an Islamist attack on a French magazine that has outraged many Muslims for its irreverent cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed as "terrorism," despite its own tough laws forbidding blasphemy.

Children's cartoons rife with violence: Study
Children's cartoons rife with violence: Study

The children's cartoons are "rife with death and destruction", with content akin to the "rampant horrors" of popular films for adults given restrictive age ratings, researchers have suggested in a study.

Give your child`s bedroom `cartoon` makeover

Make your child happy by giving his bedroom a cute makeover with soft, multi-coloured bed linens printed with cartoon characters like Superman, Scooby Doo, Barbie, Tweety, Tom and Jerry amongst others.

Simon Cowell makes animation movie

Siomon Cowell has made an animation film, a dream which he is cherishing from a decade, and sold it to a studio recently.

Bangladesh bans Hindi-dubbed Japanese cartoon

Bangladesh has banned a popular Hindi-dubbed Japanese cartoon for its "negative impact" on children.

Case against student for circulating anti-Mamata cartoons

A police complaint was filed against a college student here today for sharing cartoons of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on his Facebook account.

Cultivate a temper which welcomes criticism: Prez Pranab

Renowned cartoonist Kutty died on October 22 last year in the United States. He was 90.

French institutions remain closed in Puducherry

Official sources said institutions run by the French government also remained closed following a circular from the French administration.

Exhibition on Shankar`s cartoons to open on Monday

To mark the 110th birth anniversary of renowned artist Shankar, an exhibition of his cartoons and photos and documentaries on him will be held here from Monday.

Achuthanandan decries intolerance towards cartoons

CPI(M) stalwart VS Achuthanandan expressed serious concern over the intolerance shown by certain political quarters towards cartoons and caricatures in recent times.

Sibal opposes toons on political class in textbook

Under attack over the cartoon row, HRD Minister Kapil Sibal acknowledged that cartoons on the political class should not find a place in textbooks.

Anti-terror cartoons tell Russian children to behave

Russia`s FSB security service has
created an unexpected Internet hit by launching a series of
black humour anti-terror cartoons advising children to report
suspicious bags and individuals to the police.

Cartoons trump news on S Korea smartphones

Cartoons are more popular than news with South Korean smartphone users, especially during the tedious morning commute, according to a survey seen Monday.

RK Laxman in hospital after suffering strokes

Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman has
suffered three mild strokes and admitted to the intensive care
unit of a hospital here where doctors described his condition
as critical but stable.

Pakistan puts a ban on Facebook over Prophet cartoons

Pakistan government on Wednesday directed internet service providers to block Facebook in line with the Lahore HC`s order to temporarily cut off access to it over a page encouraging users to post caricatures of Prophet Mohammed.

Pak Court orders to block Facebook over cartoons

A Pakistani court ordered
authorities to temporarily block social networking website
Facebook following a controversy over a competition on caricatures of Prophet Mohammad on the site.

Comics help bring out a common man’s debate: Sharad Sharma

Cartoonist Sharad Sharma shares his journey this far with Akrita Reyar of Spicezee.com.