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- The book titled Punjab: Building the Land Of Five Rivers has been written by
5.Arjun GaindAnswer – 5.Arjun Gaind
Author Arjun Gaind launched his latest book, Punjab: Building the Land Of Five Rivers, in Mumbai in April 2017
- ‘Swachh Jungle ki kahani – Dadi ki Zubani’ is the book penned by who among the following ?
2.Dr. Madhu Pant
5.Shobha DeAnswer – 2.Dr. Madhu Pant
Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu, Minister for Information & Broadcasting today released a set of books titled ‘Swachh Jungle ki kahani – Dadi ki Zubani’ published by Publications Division. The set of four books written in a storytelling format by renowned children’s author Dr. Madhu Pant
- Who is the editor of the book ‘Indira – A Centennial Tribute’ ?
1.M Hamid Ansari
5.Pranab MukherjeeAnswer – 4.Anand Sharma
Mukherjee made the remarks at the launch of a book titled ‘India’s Indira – A Centennial Tribute’, which was released by vice-president M Hamid Ansari. Senior leader Anand Sharma has edited the book.
- _________________ is the author of the book ‘India 2017 Yearbook’
1.Dr. Arvind Panagariya
3,Dr. Arvind Subramanium
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Rajiv Mehrishi
The Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh has released the book ‘India 2017 Yearbook’ authored by the Union Home Secretary, Shri Rajiv Mehrishi on May 22, 2017.
- The book titled ‘Winning like Virat: Think & Succeed like Kohli’ penned by
5.None of theseAnswer –2.Abhirup Bhattacharya
A new book “Winning like Virat: Think & Succeed like Kohli” by Abhirup Bhattacharya, unravels the secrets of the cricketer’s consistent form, while attempting to decode his philosophy towards life.
- __________________ is the author of “Portuguese India and Mughal Relations 1510-1735”
1.Luis de Assis Correia
3.R. V. Pandit
5.S. M. TadkodkarAnswer – 1.Luis de Assis Correia
Goa-based author Luis de Assis Correia in his book “Portuguese India and Mughal Relations 1510-1735” has claimed that Jodhabai was in fact a Portuguese woman, Dona Maria Mascarenhas, who while travelling in a Portuguese armada along the Arabian sea, could have been captured along with her sister Juliana and subsequently offered to a young Emperor Akbar as a gift by Sultan Bahadur Shah of Gujarat in the mid-150
- Who is the author of ‘Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio’ ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Rajesh Jain
The book ‘Mann Ki Baat: A Social Revolution on Radio’ is a compilation of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s addresses to the nation on radio every month under the programme ‘Mann Ki Baat’. The book has been compiled by Shri Rajesh Jain.
- The book ‘Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi’s Government at Midterm’ written by who among the following ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Uday Mahurkar
The book ‘Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi’s Government at Midterm’ analyses the monumental changes that Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has brought on multiple fronts as Prime Minister on India’s governance landscape by ushering in an unprecedented culture of transparency to create a level playing field so necessary in a developing country. It is authored by Shri Uday Mahurkar.
- The Book of Gold Leaves is the novel penned by _______________
2.Ajay K. Pandey
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.Mirza Waheed
Mirza Waheed’s extraordinary new novel The Book of Gold Leaves is a heartbreaking love story set in war-torn Kashmir.
- The novel ‘The Ministry of Utmost Happiness ‘ has been authored by who?
5.Salman RushdieAnswer – 3.Arundhati Roy
Arundhati Roy’s second novel ‘The Ministry of Utmost Happiness’ takes us on a journey of many years-the story spooling outwards from the cramped neighbourhoods of Old Delhi into the burgeoning new metropolis and beyond, to the Valley of Kashmir and the forests of Central India