1. Home
  2.  |  
  4.  |  
  5. News Capsule
  6.  |  
  7. Books | Authors

Raghuraman Rajan's Fault Lines Received Business Book of the Year Award 2010

Nov 17, 2010
Fault Lines: How Hidden Fractures Still Threaten the World Economy by Raghuraman Rajan won Business Book of the Year Award 2010.

Nandi-Maa: Mamata Banerjee

Oct 25, 2010
Union Railway Minister, Mamata Banerjee released her 23rd book Nandi-Maa at the 34th International Kolkata book fair in Jan 2010.

Pranab Mukherjee: The All Season Man

Oct 25, 2010
To pay tribute to the Union finance minister Pranab Mukherjee on his 75th birthday, a Kolkata based publishing house Deep Prakashan brought out a coffee table book Pranab Mukherjee: The All Season Man.

Draupadi: Y. Laxmi Prasad

Oct 23, 2010
Y. Laxmi Prasad’s Draupadi bagged the award in the Telugu novel section at the Sahitya Akademi award function on 16 Feb 2010. 

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: J.K.Rowling

Oct 23, 2010
A law-suit was filed against the author of Harry Potter series of books, J.K.Rowling on 17 Feb 2010 for copying ideas from Adrian Jacobs’ book Willy the Wizard and inculcated the same in the fourth book of the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire was published in July 2000.

Rediscovery of India: Meghnad Desai

Oct 23, 2010
On the glorious occasion of the 60th year of Indian independence Meghnad Desai launched the book Rediscovery of India in Jan 2010. Revisionist in mood and intent the book presents today's India as a well-functioning economy and dysfunctional politics.

Samajik Samarasta: Narendra Modi

Oct 22, 2010
Chief Minister of Gujarat Narendra Modi released his book Samajik Samarasta on 26 April 2010.

Chowringhee: Mani Sankar Mukherjee

Oct 22, 2010
Bengali novelist Mani Sankar Mukherjee's book, Chowringhee, was in April 2010 shortlisted for one of the Independent Foreign Fiction prize for 2010, nearly 50 years after it was first written in 1962. This is the first time that an Indian work has accomplished the feat.

Songs of Blood and Sword- Fatima Bhutto

Oct 20, 2010
Songs of Blood and Sword, a book by Fatima Bhutto was launched in New Delhi on 27 March 2010. The writer is the niece of the slain former Pakistan Prime Minister, Benazir Bhutto.

The Tryst Betrayed: Jagat S. Mehta

Oct 19, 2010
The book ‘The Tryst Betrayed’ by former Foreign Secretary, Jagat S. Mehta was launched in March 2010. In the book he recorded path-breaking times of newly-independent India when it was trying to make a mark in international diplomacy during the 1960s and 1970s.

Jagjivan Ram named Babu Jagjivan Ram: Ek Jivani- Mangalmurti

Oct 12, 2010
A biography of former dalit union minister Jagjivan Ram named Babu Jagjivan Ram: Ek Jivani written by Mangalmurti was released by Indian Human Resource Development Minister, Kapil Sibal on 6 July 2010. The book emphasised on how former Indian PM Indira Gandhi had used Jagjivan Ramas a scape goat to secure her leadership during the emergency period.

MI6 the History of the Secret Intelligence Service 1909-1949: Keith Jeffery

Oct 10, 2010
The book MI6 The History of the Secret Intelligence Service 1909-1949 by Keith Jeffery, a historian at Queen’s University Belfast was published on 21 Sept 2010. The

 «   Prev 13  14  15  16  17  

Register to get FREE updates

  • All Fields Mandatory
  • (Ex:9123456789)
  • Please Select Your Interest
  • Please specify

  • ajax-loader
  • A verifcation code has been sent to
    your mobile number

    Please enter the verification code below

Get App