Monthly Archives: January 2016

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Tawfiq Omrane

Ambassador of Tunisia Tawfiq Omran, Tunisian cartoonist, born in Tunisia in 1959. He began editorial cartoons since 80s in independent and opposition newspapers. After the Tunisian revolution he published in Tunisia for the website of the radio “Kalima” and “Sawt Echaab” newspapers and “Jomhourya” … In France, for “CQFD” newspaper and website “The Dissident”. Academia Prize for freedom of expression / Section Editorial Cartoon / Tunisia 2014.

Hemant Morparia

Ambassador of India Began cartooning while doing a residency in the KEM hospital- so have been cartooning for more years than have been practicing radiology. Cartooning for more than 25 years for many, many indian publication as well as foreign ones (including the New York times , Al-jazeera, Sud Ouest , Toronto Star etc). Over the years he has published more than 15,000 cartoons. He draws from a range of topic- politics, urban issues, science, medicine, sports, even spiritual cartoons. Daily cartoonist for Mumbai Mirror- from 2012 – also published in Pune Mirror, Bangalore Mirror and Ahmedabad mirror,  Mid-day ( mumbai, delhi, bangalore, pune) – 6 years , former daily front page cartoonist for Bombay Times (The Times of India) for 9 years. Former regular cartoonist for Time Out (mumbai,delhi, bangalore), Money Life. syndicated  by Artizans in north america. He was honoured to be a Judge at the World Press […]