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A new book on Mahatma Gandhi launched here documents how attempts to remember his sojourn in South Africa were stifled by the apartheid-era minority white government and revived after former president Nelson Mandela acknowledged his role in starting off democracy in the country.

His works depict a rationalistic outlook, which views religious values as something that allows the powerful hypocrites to exploit the weak. He used literature for the purpose of arousing public awareness about national and social issues and often wrote about topics related to corruption, child widowhood, prostitution, feudal system, poverty, colonialism and on the India’s freedom movement. Here's some of his most excellent work which one must read, Have a look.

Double Booker Prize winner Hilary Mantel will come out next March with the final novel of her Thomas Cromwell trilogy which she says has been the greatest challenge of her writing life.

A new book acts as a topical go-to guide for women with multiple roles while encouraging them to live life to the full and with no regrets.

Thirty doctors and five patients from across the world highlight how the bond of trust works as they share their real-life stories in a new book that also gives an inside view of the world of medicine.

Author & Motivational speaker Manoj Yadav believes that "While most of us are capable, the right guidance is what is essential for success in life".

According to a press release issued by the publication house, the book recounts the life and times of the iconic actor who changed how women stars were perceived in the male-dominated film industry.

The book, "Chandra Shekhar: The Last Icon of Ideological Politics", will retrace the late politician's journey from being born in a lower middle-class family to becoming "one of the tallest figures" in Indian politics.