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In today’s featured cartoon, Satish Acharya weighs in on the fresh set of instructions on primary education as mentioned in the much-debated National Education Policy (NEP).

R. Prasad | Economic Times

R. Prasad recreates the viral image of senior Congress leader Saifuddin Soz speaking to the media from behind a barbed wire fence at his house in Srinagar. Soz reconfirmed his house arrest even as the J&K administration had earlier told the court that he was never detained.

Kirtish Bhatt | BBC News Hindi

Kirtish Bhatt takes a jibe at the mainstream media for prioritising TRP-driven stories such as the sordid ‘revelations’ about Sushant Singh Rajput’s death.

Alok Nirantar | Sakal Media Group

Alok Nirantar shows how the Covid-19 pandemic has changed people’s perceptions towards their health, including their fear of needles, as the world waits for a vaccine.

Irshad Kaptan | Facebook

Irshad Kaptan pokes fun at the breathless coverage of the arrival of Rafale fighter jets to India that overshadowed reportage on the pandemic.

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