PM Modi’s attempts to project himself as tolerant leader backfire on social media

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that cartoons did not hurt but they had a healing power. His comments came while speaking after launching a coffee table book, titled “Timeless Laxman”, on the life and times of renowned cartoonist late RK Laxman. “Even through his way of dressing, one cannot make out which part of … Read more

India Today drops noted cartoonist Satish Acharya’s cartoon showing PM Modi under China’s grip

Noted cartoonist Satish Acharya has launched a tirade against the India Today group alleging that one of his regular cartoons, meant to appear in the group’s Mail Today newspaper on Saturday was dropped because it appeared critical of the central government. Taking to Facebook, Acharya, whose works have previously appeared on BBC Hindi websites too, … Read more