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Biden’s wrong about ‘Chinese village’ in Arunachal, and a tree of knowledge gets Padma Shri

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

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The selected cartoons appeared first in other publications, either in print or online, or on social media, and are credited appropriately.

In today’s featured cartoon, Manjul mocks PM Narendra Modi and Indian TV news channels for the absence of many headlines on the Pentagon’s report to the US Congress that China has built a 100-home civilian village in a disputed area of Arunachal Pradesh.

Satish Acharya | Twitter/@satishacharya

Satish Acharya honours Padma Shri awardee Harekala Hajabba, an orange vendor from Mangaluru who built a primary school to educate thousands of underprivileged children with his earnings of Rs 150 per day.

Nala Ponappa | Twitter/@PonnappaCartoon

In light of the recent UN COP26 Summit, Nala Ponappa envisions a dystopian future in which the rainbow has lost most of its colours.

R. Prasad | Economic Times

R Prasad also draws on the issue of climate change and takes a dig at businesses which are unwilling to take serious steps to slow it down.

Kirtish Bhatt | BBC News Hindi

Kirtish Bhatt draws two ATMs recounting their personal horrors of 8 November 2016, when PM Modi announced demonetisation.

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