Book on transformation of Calcutta to Kolkata released
Sunday, October 7, 2018, 6:30 PM
A book on the transformation of Calcutta to Kolkata from the British era to the modern times was formally released by West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi here at the Raj Bhavan. The book, ‘Calcutta Then, Kolkata Now’, has been penned by authors Sunanda K. Datta-Ray, Indrajit Hazra along with photo editors Pramod Kapoor and Anshika Varma.
What's Wrong With a 'Modern Girl'? Everything, Says This Textbook
Friday, August 24, 2018, 5:39 PM
After an essay from a book claiming to be 'intended for CBSE students' went viral, the board said that the reference is "baseless" and it doesn't recommend books by private publishers. The essay, titled 'The Modern Girl', described a modern woman as a "self-centred creature". It also says that she loves wearing "showy dresses" and uses "costly fashionable beauty products".
PM Modi to launch book on Naidu completing a year as VP
Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 10:11 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch a book on Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on completion of his one year in office. The book will be unveiled at a function on August 20, where former prime ministers Manmohan Singh and HD Devegowda will be present, besides some ruling and opposition party leaders including Ghulam Nabi Azad.