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- The poetry work “Jeje Dekhi Nathiba Bharat” by who among the following ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Hrushikesh Mallick
Noted Odia poet Dr Hrushikesh Mallick will be honoured with the 37th edition of prestigious Sarala Award for his outstanding poetry Jeje Dekhi Nathiba Bharat.
- The Novel Into the Hidden Valley authored by
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Stuart Blackburn
A book, which tells the story of the Apatani tribe of Arunachal Pradesh during British India, has bagged the M M Bennetts Award for Historical Fiction 2016 in the UK.Stuart Blackburn was presented the award at the HNS Conference in Oxford for his novel “Into the Hidden Valley”.
- ‘Anything but Khamosh’ is a biography of
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Shatrughan Sinha
A Biography of Bollywood actor and politician Shatrughan Sinha titled ‘Anything but Khamosh’ was launched in Nepal
- The first graphic novel “Munnu: A Boy from Kashmir” authored by whom ?
2.Usman T. Malik
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Malik Sajad
“Munnu: A Boy from Kashmir” The first graphic novel to emerge out of Kashmir portrays the daily lives and challenges of its people.It is authored by by Malik Sajad.
- Who is the author of Being the Other: The Muslim in India ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Saeed Naqvi
Being the Other: The Muslim in India by Saeed Naqvi describes what it is to be Muslim in India. It is a story of betrayal mixed with nostalgia for a syncretic past.
- The book titled ‘Leaping Poetry: An Idea with Poems and Translations’ written by
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Robert Bly
Leaping Poetry is Robert Bly’s testament to the importance of the artistic leap that bridges the gap between conscious and unconscious thought in any great work of art. Part anthology and part commentary, Bly seeks to rejuvenate modern Western poetry through his revelations of “leaping” as found in the works of poets from around the world, while also outlining the basic principles that shape his own poetry.
- Which of the following book is written by Amitav Gosh ?
1.The Complex Beats: Ek Dil Ni Kahani
2.India Conquered: Britain
3.The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable
4.Param Vir- Vikram Batra
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable
The Great Derangement: Climate Change and the Unthinkable is a book by Amitav Ghosh
- Half-Lion: How P.V. Narasimha Rao Transformed India by
4.Manish Singh Panwar
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Vinay Sitapati
Half-Lion: How P.V. Narasimha Rao Transformed India by Vinay Sitapati.He attempts to give P.V. Narasimha Rao his rightful place in history. Rao was India’s PM between 1991 and 1996, and is credited with playing a major role in bringing in the new economic reforms post liberalisation.
- Who is the author of ‘TIGER: The Life of Tipu Sultan’ ?
4.Naina Lal Kidwai
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Kate Brittlebank
‘TIGER: The Life of Tipu Sultan’ authored by It is a simply written and accessible book about Tipu Sultan, the ruler of Mysore from 1782 to 1799
- ‘Six Machine’ is an autobiography of
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Chris Gayle
Jamaican cricketer Chris Gayle’s autobiography, ‘Six Machine’ published by Anurag Singh Thakur, President of the BCCI at a gala event in Delhi, which was organised by Dunamis Sportainment in association with Penguin India.