Renowned journalist Alok Mehta has unveiled his new book titled 'Power, Press and Politics: Half a Century of Journalism'. Published by Bloomsbury India, the book gives detailed account of Indian media while putting lights on several controversial episodes like fodder scam. Besides shedding light on judiciary, the book also gives insights about corruption in the country. Slated to release on April 23, the book will be available on 'Soft Cover… read-more
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Publishers HarperCollins and Vani Prakashan will soon release a book on singing star Akhtaribai Faizabadi a.k.a Begum Akhtar. Titled "Akhtari: The Life and Music of Begum Akhtar", it will be released on April 30 in two languages - Hindi and English. The book outlines the life of the legendary singer through essays, interviews, and conversations she shared with her closest friends including Bismillah Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, and Shubha Mudgal.… read-more
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Former US Vice President Mike Pence has signed a multimillion-dollar deal for a book that is scheduled for a 2023 release. Simon and Schuster will publish Pence's "revelatory" memoir which will include details about his life in the public service and working with the former President Donald Trump. Moreover, Pence will be the first leader from the Trump's administration to publish an autobiography.
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A new book named 'Manohar Parrikar: Brilliant Mind, Simple Life' is set to release on March 31 on e-venue 'Soft Cover'. Written by renowned author Nitin Gokhale, the book depicts the life of former Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar. Besides, the book dwells on contributions made by the minister in building the nation while focusing on his journey from IIT to serving top portfolios. Reportedly, the book is published by Bloomsbury.
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Actor Kareena Kapoor Khan has shared the details of her upcoming book 'Kareena Kapoor Khan's Pregnancy Bible'. Calling it a perfect day, Kareena has revealed the details of the book on the fourth birthday of her son Taimur. To be published by Juggernaut Books in 2021, the book will detail about her pregnancy. Kareena said, "I'll talk about everything from Morning sickness to diet and fitness and being a mom-on-the-go!".
Bill Gates has announced that his book on climate change is expected to release in February 2021. Reportedly, the US-based publishing house Knopf will print his book titled "How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need". Gates said he had shared what he had learnt about the subject over a decade. He added that he was "eager" to continue conversations on preventing climate disaster.
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