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Blood on my Hands: Confessions of Staged Encounters by Kishalay Bhattacharjee

Published on: 28-APR-2016
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

The book contains the author’s conversations with an anonymous army officer. It  narrates the staged encounters in India's northeast and explains how awards and citations are linked to a body count.

The Making of India: The Untold Story of British Enterprises authored by Kartar Lalvani

Published on: 20-APR-2016
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The making of India: The untold story of British Enterprises is the first to assess in a single volume almost all aspects of Britain's contribution in providing India with its lasting institutional and physical infrastructure.

Scott Kelly to write memoir titled Endurance: My Year in Space and Our Journey to Mars

Published on: 09-APR-2016
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The memoir will offer a glimpse of Scott’s journey to space and his life aboard the ISS. He will also recount the obstacles he encountered along the way, his early struggles in school, his training as a Navy test pilot, and the work required to become an astronaut and live in space for one year.

A State in Denial authored by BG Verghese

Published on: 08-APR-2016
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

The book explores a subject of immense global significance of Pakistan and its relations with remaining World including India.

The Kiss of Life authored by Emraan Hashmi launched

Published on: 08-APR-2016
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The book narrates the story of Emraan’s life when his family dealt with the horrific struggle as his six-year-old son Ayaan battled his way through cancer.

Anything But Khamosh: The Shatrughan Sinha Biography authored by Bharathi S Pradhan

Published on: 28-MAR-2016
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The book describes film actor Shatrughan Sinha’s journey from Patna to Film Institute of India (now FTII) in Poona and then to his tryst with the celluloid.

Gandhi: An Illustrated Biography authored by Pramod Kapoor

Published on: 16-MAR-2016
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The books covers all the important aspects of Mahatma Gandhi’s life – early marriage in Kathiawar, his college days in London, employment in South Africa, train ride in Pietermaritzburg, etc.

Fixed! Cash and Corruption in Cricket authored by Journalist Shantanu Guha Ray

Published on: 04-MAR-2016
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The book delved into underbelly of cricket, analysed the spot-fixing and nexus of bookies and punters with those in the corridors of power, mysterious deaths and issues that threatened the gentleman's game.

Who was Shivaji? authored by Govind Pansare

Published on: 03-MAR-2016
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

The book focuses on historic evidences which are mostly ignored or overshadowed by other historic adventures of Shivaji.

Book titled A Kingdom for his Love launched by Amar Chitra Katha

Published on: 12-FEB-2016
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

Kingdom for his Love is the second novel under ACK’s novel imprint 'ACK Stories Alive', its first book titled 'Counter Theft' in 2015.

Book titled Nathuram Godse - The Story of an Assassin released

Published on: 31-JAN-2016
Important for Exam: 31 people agreed

The book narrates the story of Nathuram Vinayakrao Godse who died an untimely death and his brother suffered a life of immense mental torture.

The Turbulent Years, Volume II of memoirs of President Pranab Mukherjee, released

Published on: 29-JAN-2016
Important for Exam: 26 people agreed

In this book, he reminisced about crucial events of his political life including Indira Gandhi's assassination, Babri Masjid demolition, operation Blue Star and his ouster from Rajiv Gandhi's Cabinet.

PM Narendra Modi released book titled The Z Factor written by Subhash Chandra

Published on: 21-JAN-2016
Important for Exam: 35 people agreed

The book is the autobiography of the promoter of Essel/ Zee Group Subhash Chandra.

3rd revised edition of the book titled Objective Railway Engineering-Track, Works & Others released

Published on: 15-JAN-2016
Important for Exam: 7 people agreed

Third revised version of book titled ‘Objective Railway Engineering- Track, Works & Others’, which is very well patronized by all Railway Engineers / professionals in their daily work and used as referral book for all problems on all aspects of Railway Engineering is released.

Book titled Jawaharlal Nehru and The Indian Polity in Perspective released by Hamid Ansari

Published on: 13-JAN-2016
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

The book was edited by Prof Alexander and with contributions from eminent persons like Justice K T Thomas, Dr Rajan Kurukkal, Dr B Vivekanandan, M G Radhakrishnan and others.

Book titled MARU BHARAT SARU BHARAT authoured by Jain Acharya Maharaj released

Published on: 11-JAN-2016
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 10 January 2016 released a book titled “MARU BHARAT SARU BHARAT “(My India Noble India) written by Jain Acharya Ratnasundersuriswarji Maharaj.

Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman topped 2015 US Bestseller List

Published on: 06-JAN-2016
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

Around 1.6 million copies of the book were sold in the USA since it was published in July 2015.

The Bose Brothers and Indian Independence – An Insider’s Account authored by Madhuri Bose

Published on: 17-DEC-2015
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

The book, written by a member of the Bose family, brings to light previously unpublished material on Netaji and Sarat Chandra Bose.

Sharad Pawar’s autobiography Life On My Terms released

Published on: 11-DEC-2015
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

He, in his autobiography ‘Life On My Terms’, has provided a detailed account of the reason which helped in creation of rough patches in his relation with Rajiv Gandhi.

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

Published on: 09-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 161 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: 18 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: 16 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: 20 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: 4 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: 21 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: 9 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: 7 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: 12 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: 26 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: 15 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.

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