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RK Laxman

The stalwarts who passed away in 2015

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

Dec 16, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

School which rejected RK Laxman to house his memorial!

The memorial was announced by Fadnavis after Laxman's funeral in Pune.

Oct 24, 2015, 10:32 AM IST

Google pays tribute to legendary cartoonist RK Laxman with doodle

The doodle by google shows RK Laxman making a sketch of his iconic creation – the common man.

Oct 24, 2015, 06:00 AM IST

Delhi Literature Festival begins on Friday

The third edition of the Delhi Literature Festival, which will begin here on April 17, will see discussions on books, authors and anything related to literature, the organisers said on Thursday.

Apr 16, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Parliament pays tribute to RK Laxman, victims of Assam violence

Parliament on Monday paid rich tributes to the King of Saudi Arabia and noted cartoonist RK Laxman, while condolintg the death of over 80 killed in the recent sectarian violence in Assam on the first day of the Budget Session.

Feb 23, 2015, 15:39 PM IST

Erect RK Laxman memorial in Mumbai: Family

The proposed memorial to legendary cartoonist RK Laxman, announced by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in Pune last week, must be erected in Mumbai, his family has urged.

Feb 01, 2015, 13:41 PM IST

When 'common man' RK Laxman visited the School of Artillery

A visitors' book, dating back to 1998, has become a prized possession for the School of Artillery at the Deolali Camp of Army near here.

Jan 28, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Special: Indian cartoonists express great grief at R K Laxman's demise

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman, whose hard-hitting caricatures ruled the pages of Time of India and the hearts of the countrymen, is no more; he left the nation teary-eyed on Monday (26 Jan 2015).

Jan 27, 2015, 18:03 PM IST

RK Laxman accorded state funeral; Maharashtra govt to set up memorial

Eminent cartoonist R K Laxman, whose work ruled the pages of newspapers and the hearts of countrymen, was today accorded a state funeral here, as a teary-eyed nation joined in paying tribute to the man whose brush strokes put smile on everyman's face.

Jan 27, 2015, 16:45 PM IST

Bollywood mourns RK Laxman's death

India’s most popular and loved cartoonist RK Laxman’s death on Monday evening of January 26 has left a massive void in many lives.

Jan 27, 2015, 14:03 PM IST

UP CM condoles death of eminent cartoonist RK Laxman

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has expressed profound grief over the demise of eminent cartoonist and creator of 'Common Man', R K Laxman, an official spokesman said here.

Jan 27, 2015, 13:01 PM IST

'Feel personal loss' on passing away of Laxman: President

President Pranab Mukherjee Monday night condoled the death of eminent cartoonist RK Laxman, saying his death has left a void in the world of creativity which will be difficult to fill.

Jan 27, 2015, 01:20 AM IST

RK Laxman's bond with Thackeray lasted several decades

Having worked together in the Free Press Journal in 1947 as political cartoonists, the bond between Bal Thackeray and noted cartoonist RK Laxman remained intact through the passage of time, spanning decades.

Jan 26, 2015, 23:52 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi condoles RK Laxman's death

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Monday condoled the death of legendary cartoonist RK Laxman, saying "his loss will be mourned by the whole nation".

Jan 26, 2015, 23:08 PM IST

Vice President Ansari condoles death of cartoonist RK Laxman

Vice President M Hamid Ansari condoled the passing away of eminent cartoonist RK Laxman breathed his last on Monday at the age of 94.

Jan 26, 2015, 22:42 PM IST

Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman dies at 94 in Pune

Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman passed away on January 26, 2015. He was hospitalized earlier this month for a urinary infection. He was put on ventilator support after multi-organ failure.

Jan 26, 2015, 20:35 PM IST

RK Laxman - A legend who immortalised 'the common man'

The mighty pen and its power surely backed one of the most esteemed cartoonists that the country will remember in times to come, such was the personality of the genius called—RK Laxman.

Jan 26, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

Legendary cartoonist RK Laxman, creator of 'Common Man', dies aged 94

Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman passed away on January 26, 2015.

Jan 26, 2015, 19:23 PM IST

RK Laxman put back on ventilator, condition critical

Famous cartoonist RK Laxman was again put on ventilator support on Sunday, after his health worsened.

Jan 26, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

Cartoonist RK Laxman critical following multi-organ failure

Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman, who created "The Common Man", has suffered multiple organ failure and his condition was "critical" late Sunday, family sources said.

Jan 19, 2015, 00:55 AM IST