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and more particularly of Manipur. o His most well-known books are: A History of Modern Manipur. litterateur and scholar Gangmumei Kamei passed away. A History of Manipur: Pre-colonial Period.COM] January 2017 Historian Prof Gangmumei Kamei Dies o Noted Manipur-based historian. o He was specialised in the history of the North-eastern region. Harsh Vardhan today released Braille o The Atlas will be distributed free of cost to various schools across the country for educating the students with visual challenges Governmentadda. On History and Historiography of Manipur. o He was currently a member of the North Eastern Council (NEC).Recent Global Trends‟ brought out by the India o International Law Foundation is the outcome of a Seminar on Recent Trends in Judicial Reforms: A Global Perspective‟ held in January 2013 in New Delhi. Braille Atlas for visually impaired o Science and Technology Minister Dr.com |ibps rrb rbi fci sbi railways January 2017 2 . February 2017 Book on Judicial Reforms o PM Narendra Modi inaugurated book named „Judicial Reforms . Dail Visit [GOVERNMENTADDA.

Governmentadda. Dail Visit [GOVERNMENTADDA. o This book was triggered by how he was affected by Phil Hughes‟ death when India were touring Australia in 2014-15. o It is based on the Impact Index analytics by Jaideep Verma. 61 Hidden Cricket Stories which takes a different look at stats. o Michael John Clarke is a former international cricketer and captain of Australia. March 2017  Clarke‟s launches his autobiography o Former Australia captain Michael Clarke has launched his autobiography named „My Story‟ in Kolkata in the presence of former Indian cricketer.  „Number Do Lie‟ book launched o Former Indian cricketer Akash Chopra released book titled Numbers Do o Lie. o The book title refers 'Ocean' as His Holiness and 'Blue Mountains' as the people of Arunachal Pradesh and is a collection of memoirs of the special bond shared between the two. Soham Sarkhel and Nikhil Narain.COM] o About 20 maps on different themes of physical.com |ibps rrb rbi fci sbi railways March 2017 3 . April 2017 Dalai Lama launches book o The Dalai Lama released a book titled “Ocean and Blue Mountains” published by the department of Karmik and Adhyatmik Affairs. socio-economic and cultural aspects of the country have been incorporated in the Atlas. o The defensive opening batsman narrated about the cricket records and player performances more lucidly that reflects player‟s impact in the game of cricket.

'Punjab: Building the Land Of Five Rivers'. 3|Page . o He also released a book titled “Crossing of the Frontiers” describing his exile from Tibet Arjun Gaind launches book on Punjab o Arjun Gaind launched his latest book. o The book 'Matoshree' covers the life and times of legendary Devi Ahilyabai Holker who ruled the Holkar Empire spread over the Malwa region from 1767 to 1795. o The autobiography. The Hit Girl. sense of justice and fairness. heritage. o He also released a book containing a collection of letters and articles of the correspondence between Nobel laureate Romain Rolland and Mahatma Gandhi as well as DG Tendulkar's 8 volume biography of Mahatma Gandhi.'Gandhi in Champaran' o Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting Venkaiah Naidu released a book "Gandhi in Champaran" by DG Tendulkar printed by Publications Division. o A panel discussion was organised on the occasion at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya in which Punjab‟s history. o The Hit Girl is published by Om Books International.  Book authored by LS Speaker o PM Modi released a book authored by LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. written with Khalid Mohamed also includes a foreword by Salman. was launched by Salman Khan in Mumbai on April 12. culture and growth were discussed. in Mumbai. o Ahilyabai is remembered and worshipped by people for her exemplary governance. Book. Asha Parekh's autobiography o Asha Parekh's autobiography.

 Suresh Prabhu launches book on Railways o Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu released the book titled “Indian Railway. Book on Draupadi o A book on Draupadi written by senior Congress leader M Veerappa Moily was released by President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan on April 7. May 2017 Book on Virat Kohli's winning formula 4|Page . o The volume is a collection of speeches and writings that have a wide sweep ranging from law and Constitution to democratic institutions. Vidya Krishnamurthi. o The book is written jointly by Bibek Debroy. o The theme of this book is the historical development of railways in India. economic changes. Book. Sanjay Chadha & Ms. Flaming Tresses of Draupadi is an English translation by D A Shankar of Moily‟s original work in Kannada. o Published by Rupa.'Hope in a challenged democracy' o „Hope in a challenged democracy' An Indian narrative‟ authored by Shri Ashwini Kumar.The weaving of a National Tapestry”. organized into chapters dealing with different periods of development in chronological order. and foreign relations. o The book talks about the „incestuous relationship between wealth and power‟ and its impact. o The book traces the life and journey of Draupadi from her birth to her marriage with the Pandavas.

o The book is titled "Winning like Virat: Think & Succeed like Kohli" o The book discloses the secrets of the cricketer‟s consistent form. o The books have been written by Rajesh Jain and Uday Mahurkar respectively. S. President receives book on Mann Ki Baat o President Pranab Mukherjee has received the first copy of 2 books 'Mann Ki Baat-A Social Revolution on Radio' and 'Marching with a Billion- Analysing Narendra Modi‟s Government at Mid-term'. o M. while attempting to decode his philosophy towards life. o A young Indian IAS officer. Ivanka promotes her new book 5|Page . the Prime Minister described him as a “Kisan Vaigyanik” – Farmers‟ Scientist. has penned it. Haulianlal Guite. o The book billed as "the world's first philosophical novel for God". Union Minister of State for Home Affairs has unveiled a philosophical novel on God titled "Confessions of a dying mind: The blind faith of atheism. o PM Modi released a 2-part book series on the eminent agricultural scientist Dr. Swaminathan: The Quest for a world without hunger.M. PM Modi releases Dr. o Praising the dedication and commitment of Prof.  World's first philosophical novel on God o Kiren Rijiju. M. o The series is titled . o Book on Virat Kohli's consistency and winning formula has been recently released by Abhirup Bhattacharya. Swaminathan is famous for starting the Green Revolution in India. Swaminathan's book. Swaminathan.S. o The books were formally released by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. Swaminathan.S. o The book is published by Bloomsbury Publishing.

o The book has been written by A Surya Prakash. o This comes weeks after President Donald Trump‟s adviser and daughter pledged not to draw publicity through a promotional tour or media appearances. o Ms. Book on Atal Bihari Vajpayee unveiled 6|Page . o Ivanka Trump will continue to promote her new book on Twitter and Instagram. to her millions of followers on social media. o The book was launched at a conference to mark the anniversary of the Emergency and to honour those who fought for restoration of democracy in the country in the mid-1970s.Indian Democracy‟s Darkest Hour" at Ahmedabad. June 2017 Book on democracy's darkest hour o Venkaiah Naidu and Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani released a book "The Emergency . o Earlier. from April 22 to May 2. the 1000th birth anniversary of Ramanujar was celebrated with fervour at Sriperumbudur. o PM Modi had released a stamp on Ramanujar and had invoked the saint to condemn the practice of untouchability. chairman of Prasar Bharati. Book on saint Ramanujar o Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami released a book on Vaishnavite saint Ramanujar. "Women Who Work". Trump raised eyebrows when she plugged the book. as part of his 1000th birth anniversary. the birth place of the saint.

o Book is authored by Jairam Ramesh and published by Simon & Schuster. o It also highlights unexplored aspect of her life and love for nature. o Ministry of Utmost Happiness is a complex and a nonlinear narrative. among other things. o The book is 450 pages long and will be launched soon. 7|Page . o It also showcases how Indira Gandhi led India to the path of conservation and made it a priority of economic development. o The book is published in India by Penguin Random House. o The book was presented to President Pranab Mukherjee. Vidyasagar Rao and Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis released the book 'Mann Ki Baat .A Social Revolution on Radio'. July 2017 Book On 'Mann Ki Baat' o Governor of Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu C. o Former Uttarakhand chief minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has unveiled 'Yug Purush. o Arundhati Roy was the first Indian woman to win the prestigious Booker Prize with her 1997 work. includes transcripts of the first 23 episodes of 'Mann Ki Baat'. Atal ji' which chronicles the life of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. o The book.  Ministry of 'Utmost Happiness' launched o The much awaited second novel of Arundhati Roy "The Ministry of Utmost Happiness" has been launched. Bharat Ratna. Indira Gandhi A life in Nature launched o The book “Indira Gandhi – A life in Nature” was launched by Congress president Sonia Gandhi at Indira Gandhi Memorial.

o Late Suvra Mukherjee was essentially a private person with a strong interest in music and paintings. Vice Chancellor of Jindal Global University and has been published by Oxford University Press o It was presented by Nobel Laureate Professor Amartya Sen at Rashtrapati Bhavan during an event. o Book has been compiled by Professor (Dr. o The book. “The Ministry of Utmost Happiness”. has made it to the longlist of this year‟s Man Booker Prize. o The book enables citizens to read and understand Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision and his ideas of development. Suvra Mukherjee. Raj Kumar. „President‟s Lady‟ (Pranaber Preyosi). and the 2017 winner will be finally announced on October 17.  Book on Modi „The Making of Legend‟ 8|Page . was released by vice president Hamid Ansari on a day that marked President‟s wedding anniversary.) C. o The book came after a 19-year-long hiatus since her debut novel “God of Small Things” that won the Booker Prize in 1997. o The book has been written by Sangeeta Ghosh. o The shortlist of six books will be announced on September 13. Arundhati's novel in Man Booker longlist o Arundhati Roy‟s latest work of fiction.  First copy of book “President‟s Lady” o President Pranab Mukherjee received the first copy of a book on his late wife. Future of Indian Universities o President Pranab Mukherjee was handed over the first copy of the book 'Future of Indian Universities: Comparative and International Perspectives.

the book explains economic concepts and talks of issues like tolerance and connection between political freedom and prosperity. o The book – Making of A Legend. o BJP President Amit Shah and RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat released a coffee table book on PM Modi‟s life in New Delhi. Raghuram Rajan Pens Book o Raghuram Rajan is all set to publish a book about his tenure as Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. with the state government offering discounts on books based on the lives of national figures. Badega Uttarakhand‟. o The fair organised by the National Book Trust. o Amit Shah outlined the achievements of PM Modi when he was the CM of Gujarat for 12 years. o The book is a collection of essays and speeches during his stint as RBI head. has been compiled by Sulabh International Founder Bindeshwar Pathak. o Titled "I Do What I Do". o Rajan was Governor of the RBI between 2013 and 2016 9|Page . o The fair is being organised with the primary aim of inculcating a habit of reading among students. o The theme of the world book fair would be „Padega Uttarakhand. August 2017 World Book Fair to begin in Dehradun o The World Book Fair 2017 will begin in Dehradun from August 28. o He also highlighted other achievements of Modi govt & also outlined future plans of it.

Book on Khushwant Singh o Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh released a book on the popular author titled „Khushwant Singh: In Wisdom and in Jest‟. o A journey towards self-reliance is the first ever coffee table book on DDP. o He was decorated with Padma Bhushan in 1974 & Padma Vibhushan in 2007. titled „Hit Refresh‟ is co-authored by Greg Shaw and Jill Tracie Nichols. o The title draws inspiration from the digital world where the screen is refreshed by hitting the function „F5‟ key. o The book. one of the most celebrated Indians in the global technology sector. September 2017 Nadella pens book on Microsoft journey o Satya Nadella. o The book is co-authored by Vijay Narain Shankar and Onkar Singh. ammunition and defence equipment. has penned the inside story of his journey of becoming the CEO of software giant Microsoft. October 2017 A coffee table book on the DDP released o Nirmala Sitharaman released a coffee table book on the Department of Defence Production. 10 | P a g e . o Amarinder Singh recalled the crucial role played by Khushwant Singh in defusing tension in Punjab after Operation Blue Star. titled „A journey towards self-reliance‟. production of arms. with a view to achieve self- reliance for the Armed Forces of India. o It narrates the post-independence years of development.

marriage. teens. November 2017 Vice President launches book 11 | P a g e .  Book on Financial Management o Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs. o PM Narendra Modi has penned a “short. o He became only the second American writer to win Britain‟s renowned Prize. o The book offers an insightful perspective on the challenges of managing public money. covering her childhood. colleagues. Bollywood. o Beyond The Dreamgirl. "Beyond The Dreamgirl": Biography o Biography of Hema Malini. romance. o The book titled “A to Z of Financial Management in Autonomous Institutions” is authored by Dr. Arun Jaitley along with CM of Andhra Pradesh Chandrababu Naidu released a book on financial management in New Delhi. Rajat Bhargava and Shri Deenanath Pathak. crisp and sweet” foreword for it. will give readers an in-depth look into her life. rise as an actor. o Judges praised the book as utterly original that chronicles the death of Abraham Lincoln‟s 11-year-old son Willie using the accounts of hundreds of narrators. "Beyond The Dreamgirl" is released on her 69th birthday. Saunders wins 2017 Man Booker Prize o US author George Saunders has won the 2017 Man Booker Prize. published by HarperCollins India. It is divided into 23 chapters. which was awarded for his first full-length novel “Lincoln in the Bardo”.

Pavan Sharma. we need to focus on women‟s issues in India. o VP M Venkaiah Naidu received the first copy of the book „Journey of Women Law Reforms and The Law Commission of India – Some Insights‟. o The Goncourt Prize is the most prestigious award in the French-speaking world. won the top Goncourt Prize 2017 award. o L‟ordre du jour has been among the favourites for the Goncourt prize. story of how German industry and finance backed Adolf Hitler.  Novel on Hitler‟s rise wins award o Eric Vuillard‟s novel L‟ordre du jour (in English „Agenda‟). Dr. He hoped that the book would inspire many more experts to focus on women‟s issues in the next few years. o It is written by former Joint Secretary. visit the links below 12 | P a g e . L‟ordre du jour is a 160-page book. Liked this Detailed List of Books and Authors Yearly Review 2017? For more Current Affairs Yearly Review Capsule & Previous Monthly Capsules. o M Venkaiah Naidu said on the occasion that.

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