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Author of the book “Half - Lion: How P.V Narasimha Rao Transformed India” is?
  • M.V.S. Prasad
  • P.V. Prabhakar Rao
  • Vinay Sitapati
  • Aravind Adiga
  • Maninder Singh Bitta
Which of the following books is written by Mahasweta Devi [who passed away recently]
  • Mother of 1084
  • The Queen of Jhansi
  • The why-why Girl
  • Agnigarbha
  • All the above

Mahasweta Devi was a Bengali writer and a social activist, she fight for the rights of trebles and other deprived classes.

Mother of 1084 = Hajar Churashir Maa [in Bengali]

Author of the book “Who Moved My Interest Rate” is
  • Subir Gokarn
  • Duvvuri Subbarao
  • Y. Venugopal Reddy
  • Raghuram Rajan
  • C. Rangarajan

Duvvuri Subbarao is a former RBI Governor; in this book he revealed how political leaders compelled him to change Bank Rates of RBI.

Author of the book “Courage & Commitment: An Autobiography” is
  • Margaret Alva
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Arvin Adhika
  • Sundar Pichai
  • Gk.Pillai

Margaret Alva is a senior congress leader. Former Governor of Rajasthan and Uttarakhand.

Famous book “A Brief History of Time”written by?
  • Albert Einstein
  • Thomas Edison
  • Newton
  • Stephen Hawking
  • None of the above

Stephen Hawking is a famous scientist, in this book he described about Big Bang Theory and Black Hole Theory.

The book ‘The Great Design’ is also written by him.

Author of the book “Ringside with Vijender” is?
  • Gopala Krishna
  • Vijender
  • Narsing Yadav
  • RudraNeil senGupta
  • None of the above

Writer described his life and how Vijender Singh became a boxer.

Which book is to be released by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella?
  • Refresh
  • My Journey
  • Hit Refresh
  • East and West
  • Refreshing Myself

Satya Nadella is Micro Soft CEO.

Author of the Book “The Vegetarian” is?
  • Pandit Ravi Shankar
  • Han Kang
  • Hilary Mantel
  • Kristina
  • Thomas Cromwell

Han Hong is a South Korean author and won the Man Booker International Prize 2016, for this book.

In this book she described how a non–vegetarian women became a vegetarian.

The Book “The Unseen Indira Gandhi” written by
  • Dr. K.P. Mathur
  • Dr. K. P. Mahesh
  • Dr. K. Mishra
  • Shashi Tharoor
  • Mani Shankar Aiyar

Dr. K.P. Mathur was a personal physician of Indira Gandhi.

The book “Shashi Kapoor, The Householder, The Star” is written by?
  • Anu Kapoor
  • Shashi Kapoor
  • Aseem Chhabra
  • Dharmendra
  • Amitabh Bachchan

Aseem Chhabra is a film journalist; this book is the biography of bollywood super star Shashi Kapoor.


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