‘Terrace gardening can provide us with cost-effective and nutritious foods’

New Delhi, July 10, 2021: The Vice President, M Venkaiah Naidu today received the first copy of the English translation of Thummeti Raghothama Reddy’s book on Terrace gardening- ‘Terrace Garden: Midde Thota’. The book, originally written in Telugu, chronicles Reddy’s successful journey of developing a fruitful terrace gardening practice at Naarapalle, Hyderabad. Naidu commended the […]

Government launches YUVA – Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors

New Delhi, May 30, 2021: The Ministry of Education, Department of Higher Education yesterday launched YUVA- Prime Minister’s Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors, an Author Mentorship programme to train young and budding authors (below 30 years of age) in order to promote reading, writing and book culture in the country, and project India and Indian […]

Book review: High Andes

Book review: High Andes Author: Rolf Margenau ISBN: 978-0-9882311-3-9 There are many wonderful and talented independent authors’ books I have read and re-read during the lockdown. This is also one of them. So much so, that I often wonder why our cinematic geniuses never set their eyes on them and utilize the plots to render […]

SBI General Insurance , Honey Wheat

28th edition of New Delhi World Book Fair 2020 inaugurated

Union Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nisank’ inaugurated the 28th edition of New Delhi World Book Fair 2020 (NDWBF) at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi today. Eminent Gandhian scholar, Prof. GirishwarMisra; Chairman, National Book Trust, Prof. Govind Prasad Sharma; Joint Secretary, MHRD, Madan Mohan, Rajesh Aggarwal, Executive Director, ITPO and other officials were present […]

ADMM-Plus, Rajnath Singh, Jakarta

India’s border history is now going to be written!

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has given approval for initiating work of writing the history of the country’s border. The Minister held a meeting with eminent personalities of Indian Council of Historical Research and officials of Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, Directorate General of Archives, Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of External Affairs and Ministry of […]