THE END IS NEAR!
Well, the end of 2017 at least. And what a year it’s been! ISRO launched 104 satellites, silver medal victory for P. V. Sindhu at the World Badminton Championships, ‘Newton’ was declared as India’s official entry to the Oscars and Trump got elected as President (yay).
We had our share of ups and downs, all perfectly captured by our favourite pun-ny newspaper cartoon, Amul.
Starting all the way back in 1976, Amul cartoons are our shot-sized dose of the news highlights, with a buttery twist.
There are only so many dairy-puns that one can come up with, yet somehow Amul manages to pull them off.
Every. Single. Time.
The creative geniuses behind the cartoons are just 3 people – Rahul daCunha, the creative head of daCunha Communications, copywriter Manish Jhaveri, and Jayant Rane, the artist who has been sketching Amul cartoons for a quarter-century now.
With just 3 months left till we begin the new year, let’s take a look back in time through a buttered window.
M. S. Dhoni steps down as ODI & T20 Captain
US President’s ban on immigrants
ISRO deployed 104 satellites together
Goof-up at the Oscars
UP Government’s women safety initiative
Tribute to one of Hindi cinema’s favourite superstars, Vinod Khanna
Bahubali: The movie that broke all box office records.
New ‘Made in India’ satellite launched
The much awaited mega India-Pakistan final
GST – Roll out of the government’s biggest tax reform
Welcoming Ram Nath Kovind, India’s new President
Delhi High Court bans the Blue Whale Challenge
Mumbai’s floods united the city’s citizens to each other’s aid
First Navy All-Women team to circumnavigate the globe
Newton: Indian’s official entry for the 2018 Academy Awards
This year seemed to rush by, but not without some pretty memorable moments. As we’re fast-approaching the new year, let’s make the most out of the time we have ahead.
Let’s make Amul-history!
Image Credits: Amul Hits