The publisher says that the tone and tenor of the book will be informal and conversational as it states why it is important to prioritise knowledge over marks, and how to take responsibility for the future.
The book was launched by Congress president Sonia Gandhi in the presence of former ministers, bureaucrats and environmentalists.
The book, “Who Has Seen the Wind,” was returned back to the library after 52 years with a note reading "Returning this book to you after too many years. Sorry, it has taken so long."
Ganesh Devy, the author of the book, The Crisis Within, says that the ability to ask meaningful questions is not at the centre of educational processes, though a few exceptional institutions and individuals in the system do this.
Beren and Luthien is described as a very personal story that JRR Tolkien envisaged after returning from the Battle of the Somme.
The book, touted as world’s first philosophical novel on God, is penned by IAS officer Haulianlal Guite.
Senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily has recently released his autobiographical book on Draupadi that traces her entire life journey.
Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari received the first copy of the book, which is authored by Ashwini Kumar.
The book was launched on the day that marks the 100th year of Champaran Satyagraha.
The last chapter of the book commences from the beginning of the twentieth century onwards provides valuable nuggets of information on diverse topics.
The book ‘Home of the Brave’ traces the contributions of the Rashtriay Rifles in curtailing insurgency operations in Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir.
SS Rajamouli, the director of the blockbuster film Bahubali, revealed the cover of the book at the Jaipur Literature Festival in 2017.
Rekha, who was not loved by her father, was pushed into Bollywood by her mother’s gambling habit as a fourteen-year-old. Later, she rose to become the most glamorous female lead of the film industry.
The book discusses Hema Malini’s life and achievement, since she has been extremely active as a stage performer, actor and a politician.
K Vijay Kumar headed the special task force that killed Veerappan during the Operation Cocoon in 2004.
Rushdie’s forthcoming novel is a modern-day thriller, which tells a story of a mysteriously wealthy family from Bombay that is desperately seeking to forget the tragedy they left behind as they settled in New York City.
Rishi, the youngest son of Indian cinema’s showman Raj Kapoor, debuted as a child artiste in Mera Naam Joker, winning a National Award for his performance.
The book, which is a work of fiction, is set against the political turmoil of the Indian Subcontinent from the early part of the 20th century, ending with the Partition and Independence.
It is a comprehensive compendium of Dr Kalam’s experiences as the President of India between 2002 and 2007.
Researchers claim that Shakespeare’s longest and most influential tragedies, ‘Hamlet’, may have actually been dated wrongly.
The purpose of the book is to trace the evolution of judiciary in the modern Indian beginning from the colonial period.
The book is Narain’s personal account. The book includes an “environmental manifesto” in which she lays out an outline for the direction India must take, if it is to deal with the exigencies of climate change and environmental degradation.
Comprising 8 new thriller stories, the book narrates a murder mystery featuring an elderly woman-Miss Ripley-Bean and her friends.
The book offers an insight on the ways in which the colonizers exploited India, ranging from the drain of national resources to Britain, the destruction of the Indian textile, steel-making and shipping industries, and the negative transformation of agriculture.
Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar is also author of the critically acclaimed novel The Mysterious Ailment of Rupi Baskey, which was shortlisted for The Hindu Prize 2014 and the Crossword Book Award 2014.
The book narrates the journey of a group of militants towards an elusive freedom and an uncertain future.
It is after 19 years that Roy has announced the release of her next novel after her Booker prize-winning novel The God of Small Things was published.
The book draws round the progress and the indelible imprint on the conduct of India’s Foreign Policy by the Prime Minister Modi in the last two and a half years.
Democrats and Dissenters cover a wide range of themes: from the varying national projects of India’s neighbours to political debates within India itself and more.
His Bloody Project, a crime thriller, is one of the six books that was shortlisted for the 2016 Man Booker prize.