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What Happened to Netaji? authored by former journalist Anuj Dhar released

Published on: 09-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 147 people agreed

The book provides three prominent theories of Bose’s death zeroing in on what has come to be known as the Faizabad angle of the Bose mystery.

Rebooting India authored by Nandan Nilekani & Viral Shah released

Published on: 06-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

The book suggests that India, one of the world’s youngest countries, may fail to become a global powerhouse, if it fails to resolve the contradictions and bridge gaps that distort our society.

Interlinking of Indian Rivers authored by Radha Kant Bharati released

Published on: 04-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The book based on a comprehensive research explains the social, economic and commercial significance of inter-linking of rivers in the country.

Dreaming Big: My Journey to Connect India by Sam Pitroda

Published on: 21-OCT-2015
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

It is an autobiography of Sam Pitroda who is considered as the father of Indian telecom revolution.

Smita Patil: A Brief Incandescence by Maithili Rao launched

Published on: 19-OCT-2015
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The book launched on Smita Patil’s 60th birth anniversary acquaints the readers with a remarkable journey of the short-lived actress and offers a sharp analysis of some best movies of the New Indian Cinema.

The Courage to Act - A Memoir of a Crisis and Its Aftermath by Ben S. Bernanke released

Published on: 08-OCT-2015
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

The book recounts and explains the worst financial crisis and economic slump in America since the Great Depression, providing an insider’s account of the policy response.

The Clintons' War on Women authored by Roger Stone and Robert Morrow

Published on: 07-OCT-2015
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

The authors through the book claim that Hillary Clinton has a long history of being domestically violent with Bill Clinton.

Ruled or Misruled: Story and Destiny of Bihar authored by Santosh Singh released

Published on: 06-OCT-2015
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The book Ruled or Misruled offers a 360 degree journey of Bihar politics since Independence, especially since the Congress’ downfall in 1990.

Hungry Bengal: War, Famine, Riots and the End of Empire authored by Janam Mukherjee

Published on: 30-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The book says that the period between 1939 and 1946 in Bengal, can be defined, by three interrelated events: World War II, the Bengal famine of 1943, and the Calcutta riots of 1946.

Two Years Eight Months and Twenty Eight Nights written by Salman Rushdie released

Published on: 18-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

The book can be easily called as an update to Rushdie’s ancient eastern classic, A Thousand and One Nights and the story revolves around the great Spanish-Muslim philosopher Ibn Rushd.

To the Brink and Back: India's 1991 Story by Jairam Ramesh

Published on: 07-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

The book deals with fast-paced changes in the economic sector introduced by the duo P V Narasimha Rao and Manmohan Singh in 1991.

Book titled Globalisation, Democratization and Distributive Justice presented to Hamid Ansari

Published on: 03-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed

The book says that recent steps taken on economic and fiscal side can work as a catalyst to development agenda which was boosted through Employment Guarantee Act, Right to Education Act and Food Security Act.

The Duels of the Himalayan Eagle authored by Air Marshal Bharat Kumar released

Published on: 02-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 20 people agreed

The author, who was a young fighter pilot, during the 1965-war has tried to club official records, squadron diaries and veteran accounts in the book.

30 Women in Power: Their Voices, Their Stories by Naina Lal Kidwai

Published on: 01-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 26 people agreed

The book is a collection of narratives on modern Indian women who have been pioneers and led large organizations - in banking, law, the media, advertising, etc.

105-year-old Urdu copy of Ramcharitmanas written by Shiv Brat Lal found

Published on: 25-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The copy carries a prologue of 20 pages and has four hand-drawn photographs, in which one photograph not only carries the pictures of Lord Ram, Sita, Laxman and Hanuman but also of Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh.

Book titled Mrs Funnybones authored by Twinkle Khanna released

Published on: 21-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 22 people agreed

Mrs. Funnybones is about how a modern woman looks at India and how India looks back at her.

Making India Awesome authored by Chetan Bhagat released

Published on: 21-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 41 people agreed

The second non-fiction book by Chetan Bhagat provides inspired solutions to the country's most intractable problems.

The Kumbh Mela: Mapping the Ephemeral Megacity authored by Tarun Khanna released by Akhilesh yadav

Published on: 19-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

The book is a kind of research work of the University, tells the story of the Kumbh Mela, the largest celebration on earth that depends on the positions of Jupiter, the Sun and the Moon.

R.D. Burman: The Prince of Music written by Khagesh Dev Burman

Published on: 23-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The author through the book has tried to look into life of R.D. Burman and reveals the fact about number of songs and tunes of Burman.

Book titled Ghosts of Calcutta authored by Sebastian Ortiz released

Published on: 23-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 19 people agreed

The book not only tells about the Ghosts of Calcutta but also about other characters like friends, associates, passer-bys, who were around him.

Green Signals: Ecology, Growth, and Democracy in India written by Jairam Ramesh

Published on: 13-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 14 people agreed

It unveils the story of environmental policy making in India from the perspective of a pivotal decision maker.

India Central Asia Relations authored by Amiya Chandra

Published on: 08-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

It came in news after Prime Minister Narendra Modi started his first visit to central Asian countries namely Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan.

Kashmir: The Vajpayee Years authored by AS Dulat & Aditya Sinha released

Published on: 08-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 10 people agreed

The focus of the book is on initiatives launched by the Vajpayee government between 1998 and 2004 to restore normalcy in India's most beautiful but troubled state.

37 Bridges authored by Aamer Hussein

Published on: 07-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

The author through this book highlights the matter of identity with respect to both the Hindu and Muslim in line to Hussein’s identity.

Modi’s World: Expanding India’s Sphere of Influence by C Raja Mohan

Published on: 06-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The focus of the book is on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s foreign policy with special reference to the regional politics.

President Pranab Mukherjee received first copy of book titled Uniki by CH Vidyasagar Rao

Published on: 03-JUL-2015
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

It is a compilation of writings and reflections on his life and experiences that were published in various news papers.

Transcendence: My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji written by Abdul Kalam

Published on: 29-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 34 people agreed

Transcendence maps a journey of self-realization reflected in the eyes of Pramukh Swamiji, painting a delightful fusion of spirituality, science and leadership.

Dealing with China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower by Henry M Paulson

Published on: 29-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

The book takes the reader behind closed doors to witness the creation and evolution and future of China’s state-controlled capitalism.

Red Tape to Red Carpet... and then some written by Gina Rinehart released

Published on: 24-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

The author is the Chairperson of the Australian mining company Hancock Prospecting Group.

Beyond Doubt: A Dossier on Gandhi's Assassination written by Teesta Setalvad

Published on: 22-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

In the book, the author tried to de-construct the ideology responsible for the killing of Mahatma Gandhi on 30 June 1948.

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