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- The book titled ‘Home of the Brave’ penned by who among the following ?
1.Nitin A Gokhale
2.S K Chatterji
4.Both 1 and 2
5.Both 2 and 3Answer – 4.Both 1 and 2
General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), on 27 March 2017 at South Block, New Delhi, released the book ‘Home of the Brave’ on the history of Indian Army’s Counter Insurgency Force, the Rashtriya Rifles (RR). The book is authored by Mr Nitin A Gokhale, Defence & Security Analyst and Brig S K Chatterji (Retired).
- Who is the author of “The Flaming Tresses of Draupadi” ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Veerappa Moily
President Pranab Mukherjee complimented senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily for re-telling the Mahabharata epic from the perspective of Draupadi.
- ‘Hope in a challenged democracy; An Indian narrative’ authored by whom ?
1.Dr. Manmohan Singh
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Ashwini Kumar
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Hamid Ansari has received the first copy of the Book titled ‘Hope in a challenged democracy; An Indian narrative’ authored by Shri Ashwini Kumar, from the former Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh.
- A book ‘Matoshree’ has been written by ____________
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Sumitra Mahajan
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday released a book ‘Matoshree’, based on life of Maratha Queen Ahilyabai Holkar, authored by the Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.
- ____________is an author of the novel ‘A Handful of Sunshine’
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Vikram Bhatt
Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt has penned an intense romance novel A Handful of Sunshine. It is the debut novel by Vikram, known for his thriller and horror films like Raaz, 1920 and Haunted – 3D. The book is being brought out by Penguin Random House India in April 2017.
- Indica: A Deep Natural History of the Indian Subcontinent is the book penned by _______
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Pranay Lal
The book Indica: A Deep Natural History of the Indian Subcontinent by Pranay Lal gives us a fantastic view of early life in the subcontinent.
- Who is the author of the novel ‘The Underground Railroad’ ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Colson Whitehead
A speculative history novel “The Underground Railroad” written by Colson Whitehead has won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction.
- The Hit Girl is the autobiography of _____________________
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Asha Parekh
Salman Khan launched the autobiography of Asha Parekh, The Hit Girl, with well known author and journalist Khalid Mohamed.
- Who among the following is the author of The ‘Gandhi in Champaran’ ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.DG Tendulkar
Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday released ‘Gandhi in Champaran’ and Mahatma series books at National Mahatma Gandhi Museum in New Delhi. The ‘Gandhi in Champaran’ book is written by DG Tendulkar, the noted author
- The biography ‘The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between’ is authored by
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Hisham Matar
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between by Hisham Matar, published by Viking in the UK, and by Random House US, took the Pulitzer Prize for biography
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