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  • Book titled Turbulence and Triumph The Modi Years jointly authored by Rahul Agarwal and Bharathi S Pradhan

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    Book titled Turbulence and Triumph: The Modi Years authored by Rahul Agarwal and Bharathi S Pradhan is set to release on October 2019. It is published by Om Books International. It depicts the journey of Prime Minister Narendra Modi from this young days to becoming 14th prime minister of India. The book, expected to hit stores next month, also has photographs sourced from public and private archives. The publisher expected to hit stores next month. The politician, the leader, the orator and the ascetic committed to the idea of a new India composed into a single frame by the authors.

    Ministry of Fisheries released the Handbook on Fisheries Statistics

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    The Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying Shri Giriraj Singh released the Handbook on Fisheries Statistics - 2018 on 19 September 2019. The book is published by the Department of Fisheries of  Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying, Government of India. The Centre is to invest Rs.25,000 Crores in the next 5 years for Fisheries development. The aim is to enhance infrastructure and boost the production of fishes in India. Handbook on Fisheries Statistics-2018: The Handbook on Fisheries Statistics-2018 is the 13th edition presented by the Ministry of fisheries. The book presents useful statistical information for various aspects of the Fisheries sector. The 12th edition of the Handbook was published in 2014. Fisheries Sector: The fisheries sector is the major source of livelihood in India. Development in this sector will ensure nutritional security, food security of India and employment in the country. In 2017-2018, the total fish production reported was 12.59 million metric tonnes among which 8.90 million metric tonnes is from the inland sector and 3.69 million metric tonnes is from the marine sector. The average growth in fish production in the year stood at 10.14% when compared to the production rate in 2016-17, that is 11.43 million metric tonnes. Currently, India is the world’s second-largest producers of fish. Also, it stands as world number two in aquaculture production as well as in inland capture fisheries.

    Savarkar: Echoes from a forgotten past, 1883-1924 book was released

    September 11, 2019
    Bengaluru-based historian Vikram Sampath's book titled Savarkar: Echoes from a forgotten past, 1883-1924 was released. The book was published by Penguin. About the book: Savarkar: Echoes from a forgotten past, 1883-1924 book describes the life of freedom fighter and Philosopher Vinayak Damodar Savarkar. He was popularly known as Veer Savarkar.  The first volume of the two-volume series covers the life of Vinayak Damodar Savarkar (Veer Savarkar). It expresses and explains the incidents from his birth in 1883 to his conditional release to Ratnagiri in 1924. The uniqueness of the new book is the historian Vikram Sampath brought out the often missed aspects of politician Vinayak Damodar Savarkar’s life and times.

    Venkaiah Naidu released Glorious Diaspora Pride of India in New Delhi

    September 7, 2019
    The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu releasing the Coffee Table Book titled Glorious Diaspora-Pride of India in New Delhi. The book contains the brief profiles of the recipients of Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards (PBSA) from 2003 to 2019. The Coffee Table Book was brought out by the Indian Diaspora Club. The club was appreciated for the contributed for the welfare of the nation through their philanthropic and charitable work. Aim: Indian Diaspora aims to effectively counter false propaganda and negative narration about India, particularly in the wake of the recent reorganization of Jammu and Kashmir State. The book also includes an inspiring profile of Distinguished Overseas Indians who have made their indelible mark in various fields.  Indian Diaspora is described as ambassadors of India’s great culture, heritage and its intrinsic values of humanism, the Vice President lauded their contributions for the welfare of the nation through their philanthropic and charitable work.

    A new book entitled First They Erased Our Name A Rohingya Speaks

    September 4, 2019
    A new book entitled First They Erased Our Name: A Rohingya Speaks book journalist Sophie Ansel(France) released by Penguin Random House on September 9, 2019. The book explains about the Rohingya community through the eyes of a Rohingya, Habiburahman who was born and raised in a small village in western Burma in 1979 grew up stateless with his people when their own country’s military leader ordered that Rohingya were not one among the 135 recognized ethnic groups that formed the 8 national races. Millions of Rohingya people left their homes since the year 1982. The Myanmar government rapids the process of ethnic cleansing in 2016 & 2017 and about 600,000 Rohingya were forced to cross the border into Bangladesh. Myanmar  Capital: Naypyitaw Currency: Burmese kyat President: Win Myint

    Obama The Call of History written by Peter Baker reveals Barack Obama years in office

    August 30, 2019
    A new book on Barack Obama give an in-depth account of the former US President years in office while examining his legacy publishers Penguin India.Obama: The Call of History. The book is written by Peter Baker, the Chief White House Correspondent for The New York Times, chronicles a period of great hope, tumult, accomplishments. The book tells the story of a young president who took on the worst financial disaster since the Great Depression, forged a controversial health care program.The book features new details about the final months of the Obama presidency as Russia sought to intervene in American democracy and assesses the impact of the ongoing Donald Trump presidency on Obama's legacy.Vivid colour photographs by New York Times photographers and others of events, major and minor, public and behind-the scenes that defined Obama eight years in office will also be part of the book.  

    Shri Prahlad Singh Patel to launch the book the Diary of Manu Gandhi in New Delhi

    August 22, 2019
    Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture and Tourism, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel will launch the book “Diary of Manu Gandhi’ (1943-44) The function at the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library. The book brought out by the National Archives of India on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi in collaboration with Oxford University Press. Diary of Manu Gandhi - Book The Diary of Manu Gandhi originally in Gujarati edited and translated by Dr Tridip Suhrud, a well known scholar engaged in understanding the Gandhian Intellectual tradition.  The first volume covers the period 1943-1944. Manu Gandhi (Mridula) a grand niece of Mahatma Gandhi , daughter of his Nephew Jaisukhlal Amritlal Gandhi, and stayed with Gandhiji .She was an aide to Kasturba Gandhi during her imprisonment in the Aga Khan Palace in 1943. The first volume of the diary is a record of her life and times with Mahatma Gandhi between 1943- 44. The entries in the Diary throws light on his life as a prisoner and his endeavour to establish the possibility of collective non-violence. She shares a moving portrait of Kasturba Gandhi’s illness and death. The author expresses the deep emotional bond she had developed with Gandhiji. National Archives of India The National Archives of India is an Attached Office under the Ministry of Culture.  It was established on 11 March 1891 at Kolkata (Calcutta) as the Imperial Record Department.  The transfer of the capital from Calcutta to Delhi in 1911. The present building of the National Archives of India constructed in 1926 which was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens.  The transfer of all records from Calcutta to New Delhi completed in 1937. This publication benefit the scholars interested in Gandhian studies. The book will be another milestone added to the publications that have been brought out by the National Archives of India from time to time. The Department intends to bring out publications out of rich reservoir of both public and private papers collection in order to continue this process.  

    History of Jammu & Kashmir from 1889 to 2019 titled Kashmirs untold story Declassified to be released

    August 17, 2019
    The Book titled Kashmir’s untold story: Declassification The book is published by Bloomsbury publishers. The announcement was made on August 14, 2019. The book portrays the time of political and geographical consolidations of Jammu & Kashmir(J&K) It is done from the beginning era of Maharaja Gulab Singh till the present day. The author of the book is Delhi- based filmmaker Iqbal Chand Malhotra and defense analyst Maroof Raza. The book will be released on September 18, 2019. The book tells about the history of J&K imposed central rule and dispossessed the rule Maharaja Gulab Singh. The contents in the book deal with the scrapping of Article 370 and 35A of J&K, the formation of two new Territories J&k and Ladakh.The other pressing issues like China’s interest in J&K, Islamic Jihad and Indus water treaty (IWS) – water.

    Penguin Random House India announces a book titled Sridevi: Girl Woman Superstar

    August 15, 2019
    Penguin Random House India announced a book on the life of the actor, Sridevi titled “Sridevi: Girl Woman Superstar” The book is released on her 56th birth anniversary. The book is written by author-screenwriter Satyarth Nayak. The book recalled the life and times(in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada cinema) of the legendary actor Sridevi will be published under the Ebury Press imprint of Penguin Random House. The book released on August 29, 2019. The book also talks about her innings after her big-screen comeback in 2012 with “English Vinglish” film.

    Book titled Listening, Learning and Leading written by VP Naidu was released

    August 12, 2019
    Vice President Shri Venkaiah Naidu released a book titled “Listening, Learning and Leading” of his two years in office. The abrogation of Article 370 should not be considered as a political issue in the interest of the security of the nation and the future of people of Jammu and Kashmir. The Book “Listening, Learning and Leading” released by Union Minister of Home Affairs Shri Amit Shah. Vice President Shri Venkaiah Naidu received the first copy. The event was hosted by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu’s popular alliteration and witty remarks, created a cordial atmosphere in the Rajya Sabha. A part of the book release, Regional Outreach Bureau, Chennai organized a photo exhibition highlighting the journey of the Vice President from a student leader. Shri.  Venkaiah Naidu’s interaction with a cross-section of society, meeting with world leaders and visits to Universities, Research institutions were also pictured.         

    Tamil Book Oru Manidhan Oru Iyakkam Kalaignar Mu. Karunanidhi released by K Veeramani

    August 10, 2019
    The book titled ‘Oru Manidhan Oru Iyakkam Kalaignar Mu. Karunanidhi’ in Tamil language . It refers the life and work of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (Dravidian Progressive Conference) (DMK) leader Late M Karunanidhi, the former Tamil Nadu chief minister launched by K Veeramani, president of Dravidar Kazhagam in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.The book was first published by Frontline. It is a publication of The Hindu group. Frontline was an experienced 35 years in journalism. The book includes all the articles published in the special issue – ‘A Man and a Movement,’ It was brought out in August 2018 as a tribute to M Karunanidhi. It was launched one day before the first death anniversary of Late M Karunanidhi.

    A new human atlas initiative named Manav launched for holistic understanding of human biology

    July 11, 2019
    Manav, a new human atlas initiative launched by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) and Persistent Systems, a biotechnology company towards improving knowledge on human biology. The main aim is to create a database of a molecular network of all the tissues in the human body  They derive a holistic picture of working of the human body. Students will be trained and imparted with skills to perform annotation and curation of information will ultimately form the online network. They will help scientists to understand the differential molecular factors vary between diseased states versus a healthy state of an organ. DBT invested Rs. 13 crores shared between two institutions in Pune  National Centre for Cell Science (NCCS) and Indian Institute of Science, Education and Research (IISER), Pune.  The Persistent Systems Limited co-funded the project contributed Rs 7 crore.

    Aditya Birla World Academy became the only Indian School to feature in The Commonwealth At 70: From Westminster to the World Book

    July 11, 2019
    ‘The Commonwealth at 70: From Westminster to the World’ book done by the popular London publishers St James House and the History of Parliament Trust. Aditya Birla World Academy, India’s leading International school is situated at  Mumbai, Maharashtra. It is the only Indian school to be featured in it. An event ‘Commonwealth at 70’ which commemorated 70 years of the Commonwealth (Estb April 26, 1949) held on June 25, 2019, at Westminster Abbey, United Kingdom.  It was attended by Mrs. Neerja Birla, Chairperson of the Aditya Birla World Academy. Aditya Birla World Academy to create a cohesive learning environment which helps to develop a child’s innate talents.

    Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu released a book titled Vivekadeepini

    July 9, 2019
    Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu released a book titled Vivekadeepini, a concise book of aphorisms. It was initially written by Adi Shankaracharya who is one of India’s greatest spiritual and literary geniuses. Vivekadeepini: Vivekadeepini is a summary of Prashnottara Ratnamalika written by Adi Shankaracharya.  The book has compiled a select 36 verses drawn from 67 verses of Prashnottara Ratnamalika. The verses are written in Question-Answer format. It contains universal truths and are the starting point for reflection.  Book in 10 languages: The book has been translated into ten languages namely English, Hindi, Bengali, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi Gujarati and Odia. It has shown the glimpses of India’s wisdom in most lucid language. The Vice President in the book has stressed the need to create a society that actually demonstrates “share and care”, which was the core of Indian philosophy. Adi Shankaracharya: Shankaracharya is an 8th century (788 AD) Indian philosopher and theologian. He is associated with Maya Theory, Advaita Vedanata (Non-Dualism), Tarak Brahma.  His books are Bhashya- commentaries on Gita and other texts, Prakaran Granths. He founded Dashanami Sampradaya, Hindu monastic tradition of single-staff renunciation.

    Dr. Krishna Saksena's book 'Whispers of Time' launched by Smriti Irani in New Delhi

    July 3, 2019
    Minister of Textiles and Minister of Women and Child Development, Smriti Zubin Irani launched new book "Whispers of Time" It is written by Dr. Krishna Saksena (91) at the India International Centre in New Delhi The book was published by Prabhat Prakashan. It is the ninth book of Saksena  She tells about her experiences and observations in her long life of ninety years.  Saksena, a professor at Delhi University, the first woman candidate from Uttar Pradesh to get a Ph.D. degree in English Literature in 1955. About Minister of Textiles and Minister of Women and Child Development Founded: 1999 Headquarters: Udyog Bhawan metro station, Delhi Minister Responsible: Smriti Irani 

    Vinit Goenka pens new book titled Function of Data Sovereignty The Pursuit of Supremacy

    June 25, 2019
    The book, Function of Data Sovereignty - The Pursuit of Supremacy It is  written by Vinit Goenka, Author, Secretary He is a member of the Governing Council- CRIS (Centre for Railway Information Systems) and Ministry of Railways. The book focuses on steps and concrete actions required to build highly capable data centers to ensure data security. The book tells aspect of data generation and consumption  It encourages policymakers on data localization and creates awareness among the people on the potential of data and implications of data.

    Former basketball player, Lamar Odom launched a new book 'Darkness to light'

    May 31, 2019
    Former American professional basketball player, Lamar Odom, aged 39, launched a new book titled 'Darkness to light'.  The book reveals the dark secrets of his life. He is the ex-husband of Khloe Kardashian, an American media personality, socialite, model, businesswoman and entrepreneur.  In his book, he has opened up about his relationship with ex-wife Khloe Kardashian, his difficult childhood, past overdoses and addictions to drugs, alcohol, and sex. As a member of the Los Angeles Lakers in the National Basketball Association (NBA), he won NBA championships in 2009 and 2010 and was named the NBA Sixth Man of the Year in 2011. Odom played on the United States national team, winning a bronze medal in the Olympics in 2004 and a gold medal in the FIBA World Championship. Odom fell into a coma and was hospitalized with life-threatening medical problems. Odom has since recovered from his health scare and obtained drug treatment. About Lamar Odom Born: November 6, 1979 Nationality: American

    Shahid Afridi co-authored his autobiography titled, Game Changer with journalist Wajahat S Khan

    May 6, 2019
    Shahid Afridi, former captain of the ‘Pakistan national cricket team’ wrote his autobiography titled, ‘Game Changer’ will unveil answers to the much-contemplated questions about him. Afridi is popularly known as ‘Boom Boom’ and holds the world record for the fastest ODI (One Day International) century in 37 deliveries. He also holds the distinction of having hit the most number of sixes in the history of ODI cricket. The book has been co-authored by Afridi and journalist Wajahat S Khan. Game Changer’, among the other revelations, unveils the fact as to how the cricketer’s hobby of swinging the bat eventually turned out to become his career. About Shahid Afridi Born: 1975  Born in: Khyber Agency, Pakistan ODI debut: 2 October 1996 v Kenya Last ODI: 20 March 2015 v Australia Test debut: 22 October 1998 v Australia T20I debut: 28 August 2006 v England

    Journalist Saba Naqvi authored Politics of Jugaad: The Coalition Handbook, where she examines the possibility of coalition government after Lok Sabha polls (2019)

    April 30, 2019
    The book examines and puts forth interrogative stands on whether coalitions are unavoidable even after being proved unstable or they would be responsible for India’s greater democratization. It also elaborates if coalition formation is possible in various states and if such step could lead to success or failure in itself. The book discusses the nature of transformation in Indian political parties and their role in present times. She has authored other books, namely, ‘In Good Faith’ (2012), ‘Capital Conquest’ (2015), and ‘Shades of Saffron’ (2018).

    A Book of poem Khooni Vaisakhi on Jallianwala Bagh massacre, released in UAE

    April 20, 2019
    A book containing English translation of the 100-year-old classic Punjabi poem about Jallianwala Bagh massacre, ‘Khooni Vaisakhi’ released in Abu Dhabi. India’s Ambassador to the UAE Navdeep Singh Suri commended the launch of the book. The poem was translated by Mr. Suri whose grandfather, revolutionary poet and novelist Nanak Singh, a Jallianwala Bagh survivor, wrote it after witnessing first-hand the events of April 13, 1919. About AbuDhabi Country:United Arab Emirates Emirate:Abu Dhabi Municipal region:Central Capital District Area Total:972 km2 (375 sq mi) Elevation:27 m (89 ft)

    Book Indian Fiscal Federalism authored by Dr. Y. V. Reddy and Dr. G. R. Reddy has been released

    March 30, 2019
    The Governor of Reserve Bank of India, Shaktikanta Das launched the book “Indian Fiscal Federalism” authored by Dr. Y.V. Reddy and G.R. Reddy. The launch event of the book was addressed by the Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission NK Singh, in New Delhi. Dr Y.V. Reddy has served as the Governor of RBI during 2003-2008 and as the Chairman of the 14th Finance Commission of India.

    Dr. H Chaturvedis Book On Quality, Accreditation & Ranking Launched In New Delhi

    February 28, 2019
    Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu launched the book titled ‘Quality, Accreditation, and Ranking – A Silent Revolution in the Offing in Indian Higher Education’  The book is edited by Education Promotion Society for India’s (EPSI) Alternate President Dr. H Chaturvedi in New Delhi. On this occasion, the UGC Chairman, Dr. DP Singh, and Management Guru Padma Shri Dr. Pritam Singh were present as the guest of honor.   

    P Chidambaram book Undaunted: Saving the Idea of India launched by Hamid Ansari

    February 14, 2019
    Former Vice President Hamid Ansari launched the new book of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram named “Undaunted: Saving the Idea of India” at Nehru Memorial Museum, New Delhi. The book is a collection of essays on the country’s atmosphere of fear and how the constitutional values are being threatened.

    Law, Justice and Judicial Power Justice P N Bhagwatis Approach Book Launched

    February 11, 2019
    The book “Law, Justice and Judicial Power – Justice P N Bhagwati’s Approach” written by Mool Chand Sharma was launched by the Chief Justice of India, Shri Justice Ranjan Gogoi. The first edition of the book was received by President Ramnath Govind.

    Nari-Shakti is the Oxford Dictionaries Hindi Word of the year for 2018

    January 28, 2019
    The Oxford Dictionaries announced that the word ‘Nari Shakti’ which is derived from Sanskrit has been chosen as the Hindi Word of the year for 2018. The Announcement was made during a session at Jaipur Literature Festival which is being held at Diggi Palace in Jaipur, Rajasthan.

    Malala Yousafzai has written a new book titled We are Displaced

    January 11, 2019
    Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Peace Prize winner and Pakistani activist, has written a new book, titled We are Displaced, charting her experiences travelling the world and visiting refugee camps. Publishers Weidenfeld & Nicolson and Hachette India said that her travels through the refugee camps led her to reconsider her own displacement. In We are Displaced, Malala not only explores her own story of adjusting to a new life while longing for home, but she also shares the personal stories of some of the incredible girls she has met on her various journeys, girls who have lost their community, relatives and often the only world they’ve ever known.

    The book A Rural Manifesto Realising Indias Future through her Villages authored by BJP MP Varun Gandhi released in Bengaluru

    December 26, 2018
    The book “A Rural Manifesto – Realising India’s Future through her Villages” authored by BJP MP Varun Gandhi was released in Bengaluru. The book focuses on the challenges faced by farmers, laborers, student, and teachers in villages across the country.

    Book 'Changing India' by Manmohan Singh Released

    December 22, 2018
    Titled 'Changing India', the five-volume book, published by Oxford University Press, the book is being described as a definitive expression of the former prime minister Manmohan Singh's perspectives on a wide range of economic, social and political issues as they evolved under his long and eventful career. The economist-turned-politician enjoyed a ten-year-long stint as prime minister, heading the UPA government at the Centre from 2004 to 2014.

    PM Modi releases book on renowned cartoonist R.K. Laxman

    December 20, 2018
    Prime Minister Narendra Modi released a book "Timeless Laxman", based on the life and times of legendary cartoonist, the late R.K. Laxman. The book has been penned by cartoonist's daughter-in-law Usha Srinivas Laxman. He passed away in January 2015 in Pune aged 93.

    Book On Mouth Cancer Arivu Released

    November 12, 2018
    November 7 is observed as National Cancer Awareness Day in India each year. The day is marked out to teach people to combat the Cancer. Dr Murali Mohan Chuntharu, a Dental Surgeon and also DK Home Guard Commandant written a book named “Arivu”, which explains about Mouth Cancer and prevention of the disease.

    The Fire Burns Blue: A History of Womens Cricket in India, co-authored by Karunya Keshav and Sidhanta Pathak

    November 8, 2018
    The book is co-authored by sports journalists Karunya Keshav and Sidhanta Pathak. It is published by Westland Sport, a new imprint of Westland Publications. It will provide a detailed narrative of cricket, from its origin to present day. 

    Rima Hooja authored Maharana Pratap: The Invincible Warrior

    October 19, 2018
    A new book on Maharana Pratap named “Maharana Pratap: The Invincible Warrior” authored by historian Rima Hooja released. The book narrates the life of Maharana Pratap, the great Rajput warrior and also talks about the famous battle of Haldighati.

    Anna Burns Wins 2018 Man Booker Prize For Her Novel Milkman

    October 18, 2018
    The book is about an 18-year-old girl, known as "middle sister", who is sexually harassed by an older paramilitary figure, called the "milkman".  About Man Booker Prize The Man Booker Prize for Fiction (formerly known as the Booker–McConnell Prize and commonly known simply as the Booker Prize) is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the UK.

    Maryse Conde won New Academy Prize in Literature

    October 15, 2018
    This award was created after the Swedish Academy postponed this year’s Nobel prize for literature following a rape scandal. He will receive £87,000 cash prize that was raised from crowdfunding and donations, at the award ceremony on 9 December 2018, a day before the Nobel award ceremony. She is 81 years old.   

    Shashi Tharoor introduces his book The Paradoxical Prime Minister and 29-letter word Floccinaucinihilipilification

    October 14, 2018
    Congress leader Shashi Tharoor introduced his new book “The Paradoxical Prime Minister” and a 29-letter word “floccinaucinihilipilification”. The cover of the book shows Prime Minister Narendra Modi examining a wax figure of himself at Madame Tussauds museum.

    New edition of Tirukkural is to be released on 5th October

    October 3, 2018
    The new edition of Tirukkural will be released on October 5, 2018. Vedagiri Mudaliar, who taught Tamil in Madurai Tamil Sangam, set up a printing press exclusively for the purpose. In the 19th century, 1850 to be precise, Tamil scholars turned their attention to Kalathur as Vedagiri Mudaliar first printed the Tirukkural with commentaries. The revised version was released in 1853.  Vedagiri Mudaliar’s book was never printed again. Now, Sivalayam J. Mohan will release the new edition on October 5, exactly 165 years after it was first published.

    Forbes Nominated author Preeti Shenoy Pens New Book, 'The Rule Breakers'

    September 12, 2018
    The novel set in the '90s is the story of Veda who harbours big dreams but finds herself trapped in an arranged marriage and realizes that her opinions in real life don't matter.

    Sarala Puraskar award for Poet Satrughna Pandav

    September 10, 2018
    Eminent novelist of India, Sri Govind Mishra will be the Chief Guest of the Sarala Award function. He has been chosen for this honor for his poetry collection ‘Misra Dhrupad’. This award consists of a cash award of Rs. 5,00,000/- along with a citation. Pandit Umesh Chandra Karto be awarded ‘ Ila Panda Sangeet Samman’ in the field of music and art. Sri Binod Moharanawill receive ‘Ila Panda Chitrakala Samman’ award.

    Book on Experiential Learning Gandhi's Nai Talim launched

    September 8, 2018
    The book was released by Union Minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar, on the occasion of National Teachers’ Day. The book was launched in 13 languages: Assamese, Tamil, Bengali, Odia, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Marathi, Telugu, Gujarati, Urdu, Hindi and English. The book was Developed by Universities in the state, state SCERT (State Council of Educational Research and Training) and Mahatma Gandhi National Council of Rural Education (MGNCRE).

    RK Singh Released book on Weather Information Portal for Indian Power System

    September 1, 2018
    This reference document has been developed by Power System Operation Corporation (POSOCO) in collaboration with IMD to facilitate enhanced utilization of Weather Portal in all spheres of Power Sector.

    Atal Ji Ne Kaha A Book On AB Vajpayee launched by Brijendra Rehi

    August 28, 2018
    He is noted Doordarshan producer and senior journalist.  The book published by Darpan Publication.

    Khaled Hosseinis new book Sea Prayer a tribute to Alan Kurdi

    August 25, 2018
    Sea Prayer”, the new book of writer Khaled Hosseini will be released on 30th August 2018. Khaled Hosseini is an Afghan-born American novelist.  He has written books like “The Kite Runner”, “A Thousand Splendid Suns” and “And the Mountains Echoed”.

    VVS Laxman wrote down his autobiography titled '281 and Beyond'

    August 22, 2018
    The autobiography will be released by the Westland Publications on November 20, 2018. Indian cricketer VVS Laxman who announced his retirement from international cricket in 2012, played 134 Tests, scoring 8,781 runs at an average of 45.97. He also played in 86 ODIs for an aggregate of 2338 and average of 30.76 in the shorter format.

    Shane Warne autobiography No Spin to be released in October

    August 22, 2018
    Australian cricketer Shane Warne's autobiography “No Spin” will have a global release on October 4. The memoir is written with cricketer and TV presenter Mark Nicholas. Warne played his first Test match in 1992, and took over 1,000 international wickets (in Tests and One-Day Internationals). He also captained the Rajasthan Royals to victory in the IPL in 2008. He officially retired from all cricket formats in 2013.

    Ramachandra Guha wrote a new book on Mahatma Gandhi

    July 26, 2018
    A book titled "Gandhi: The years that changed the world (1914-1948)" has been written by Ramachandra Guha. This book will be released in September 2018 and narrates the story of Gandhi’s life, from his departure from South Africa to his assassination in 1948. This book will be will be published by Penguin Random House India. The author has written several bestselling books like “India After Gandhi” and “Gandhi Before India”.

    Michael Ondaatje again named in Man Booker Prize list

    July 25, 2018
    Sri Lankan-born Canadian author Michael Ondaatje has again made the Man Booker Prize list with his latest novel ''Warlight'', which tells the story of two orphans in London in the immediate aftermath of World War II. Ondaatje's "The English Patient," which won the Booker in 1992, was named winner of the Golden Man Booker winner on July 8, a special award to mark the Booker's 50th anniversary. 2018 Man Booker Prize includes six U.K. writers, three from the United States, and two each from Canada and Ireland.

    Book titled 'Winning Like Sourav: Think & Succeed Like Ganguly' released

    July 14, 2018
    This book is written by Abhirup Bhattacharya and has an interesting story about Sourav Ganguly gambling on young players like Yuvraj Singh, Mohammed Kaif, Zaheer Khan, Virender Sehwag, Harbhajan Singh to build the concept of 'Team India' and 'Men in Blue'. The author has previously wrote "Winning Like Virat: Think & Success Like Kohli".

    The English patient by Michael Ondaatje won the Golden Man Booker International prize 2018

    July 9, 2018
    Michael Ondaatje’s best selling novel 'The English Patient' has been crowned as the winner of the Golden Man Booker Prize at the Southbank Centre in London. The prize was instituted as part of celebrations to mark the Booker’s having completed 50 years. The novel move between large themes of war, loyalty, love. It is set, during World War II, about Hana, a nurse, who tends to a horribly burned man who finds himself in an Italian villa with three other unlikely characters. It was picked as the winner by a public poll from a shortlist of five books.

    Vice President of India Venkaiah Naidu has received the book Vedvigyan Alok

    June 21, 2018
    The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has received the book "Vedvigyan Alok" (Maharishi Aitareya Mahidas Praneet - Aitareya Brahmina ki Vaigyanik Vyakhya) authored by Acharya Agnivarat Naishthik. The book is divided into four broad volumes. The Book Vedvigyan Alok is the scriptural verse in Vedas' prose.

    Book Release By Chief Of Army Staff

    May 12, 2018
    General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Army the Staff released the book 'Across the Bench - Insight into the Indian Military Judicial System' by Lt Gen Gyan Bhushan, former Army Commander, and Member 'A', Armed Forces Tribunal, Lucknow Bench. The book deals with military judicial system vis-a-vis command and management issues within the military establishments besides the whole gamut of issues relating to veterans, their families, and dependents.

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