By Maharani Lamsal
KATHMANDU, July 29 (Xinhua) — In the early 20th century, two America-based actors managed to capture public imagination though at first appearance, they had nothing star-like about them.
While one of them, Stan Laurel, was thin as a reed, the other, Oliver Hardy, was fat.
However, the pairing up of the two created one of the most popular comic characters of Hollywood, the Laurel-Hardy movies, whose success inspired animation cartoons and then comic books.
Now almost 60 years after the first Laurel and Hardy comic books were published, Nepal, located in another part of the world, has got its own Laurel and Hardy comic book.
Kathmandu, Nov 11 (IANS) Described as the “Caesar of cartoons” and the “king of American political cartoons” by newspapers across the world, 75-year-old Ranan Lurie now plans to make his biggest conquest –.The American cartoonist-painter-inventor, who is the most widely syndicated in the with over 100 million people looking at his cartoons daily, starts his campaign in Nepal Tuesday to take an astounding project, begun 40 years ago, to the summit of the world’s highest peak.