Day: August 23, 2019

Why Mandira Bedi is Happy For No Reason?

By A Correspondent New Delhi: Penguin Random House India has announced the acquisition of the first writing venture by popular television host, actor and fitness icon Mandira Bedi. Titled Happy for No Reason, this will be a memoir written in the style of a modern-day fitness lifestyle manual. This book will be released in 2020

How to understand India and the Cold War

Editor | Diplomacy Contributors draw on a wide array of new material, from recently opened archival sources to literature and film, and meld approaches from diplomatic history to development studies to explain the choices India made and to frame the decisions by its policymakers. Together, the essays demonstrate how India became a powerful symbol of

The Skill Builder Science series focuses on learning through play

Editor | Children’s Books The Skill Builder series focuses on learning through play, with skills being practised through fun activities. The activities are based on real-life situations that the children are likely to encounter. The books reinforces concepts learned in school in a fun way and are suitable for different age and skill levels and

The Big Billion Startup: The Flipkart Story

Editor | Business IT graduates Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal founded out of a Bangalore apartment what would become India’s biggest e-commerce startup. Established in October 2007, Flipkart began as an online bookstore and soon came to be known for its ‘customer obsession’. As the startup’s reputation grew, so did its value, with venture capitalists