Bookshop of India
  
100% Secure Website    
WWW.BOOKSHOPOFINDIA.COM
      
HELLO GUEST             
             
    .  ....
   
 
The Singing Guru : Legends and Adventures of Guru Nanak, the First Sikh
India at the Global High Table : The Quest for Regional Primacy and Strategic Autonomy
Delhi 4 Shows : Talkies of Yesteryear
Anusual: Memoir of a Girl Who Came Back from the Dead
Concepts of Physics 1 
Filming Reality : The Independent Documentary Movement in India 

Search a Book
  

 

Advanced Search

Subjects
Ancient History
Anthropology
Archaeology
Architecture
Astrology
Ayurveda
Biographies & Autobiographies
Biology
Buddhism
Chemistry
Children Books
Competitive Examinations
Computer
Computer Crime
Cookery
Criminology
Culture
Dance
Defence Studies
Development Studies
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
Drug & Narcotic Studies
Earth Sciences
Ecology
Economics & Commerce
Education
Engineering
Environmental Studies
Epic Books
Fiction
Fisheries
Food & Nutrition
Forensic Science
Forestry & Wildlife
Gender Studies
General Books
General Science
Gift Books
Health
Hinduism
History
How to Series
Human Rights
Humour
Indology
International Studies
Islamic Books
Jainism
Journalism
Law Books & Journals
Library Science
Management
Mathematics
Media & Mass Communication
Medical Books
Memoirs
Music
Osho Books
Philosophy & Religion
Physics
Police Studies
Political Science
Religion & Spiritual Books
Rural Development
Sikhism
Sociology
Sports & Physical Education
Terrorism
The Himalayas
Theater
Tourism
Trekking & Mountaineering
Women and Child Studies
Yoga

Click Here to See More..





 

 

  
1 BOOKS FOUND ON YOUR SEARCH.


1.

A Grain Of Sand In The Hourglass Of Time: An Autobiography


by Arjun Singh , Ashok Chopra



Qty :

Price : $ 11.30
Your Price : $ 10.40
You Save : $ 0.90 (8%)

Arjun Singh, a consummate practitioner of politics and a diehard Congressman, occupied several important political posts during a career spanning almost 50 years. In this riveting account, he throws new light on important developments, which have had a marked impact on the contemporary history of India, and on the prominent personalities who have shaped them. During his tenure as chief minister of Madhya Pradesh (1980 to 1985), he tackled the long-festering dacoit problem and introduced a series of new schemes for the welfare of the weaker sections of society apart from going in for the modernization of irrigation and industrial projects. But all his efforts were overshadowed by the December 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy one of the worst industrial disasters ever, which continues to haunt the nation even today. The author reveals the intriguing, behind-the-scenes activities of that period, especially as to who let the Union Carbide chief, Warren Anderson, off the hook. As governor of the terrorism-affected state of Punjab (in the mid-1980s), he played a vital role in the events that led to the signing of the Punjab Accord in July 1985 between Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and Sant Harchand Singh Longowal. When Arjun Singh became the Union human resources development minister in the Narasimha Rao Government in June 1991, he regularly cautioned the prime minister (first face to face and then through a series of letters, published here for the first time) about a plot being hatched by Hindu fundamentalists to demolish the Babri Masjid (mosque) at Ayodhya (in Uttar Pradesh). However, the prime minister did not heed his warnings and the mosque was demolished on 6 December 1992, leading to large-scale riots in several parts of the country. The prime ministers lack of response forced Arjun Singh to quit the government in December 1994, after which he was expelled from the Congress for indulging in anti-party activities. Arjun Singh returned to the Congress after Narasimha Rao was replaced as party president in September 1996. In May 2004, when the Congress-led coalition (the United Progressive Alliance or UPA) came to power at the Centre, Arjun Singh once again took over as Union HRD minister and his move to increase the reservation quota for Other Backward Classes was mired in controversy. He clarifies his stand on this issue, which was eventually vindicated by the Supreme Court in April 2008. This is a no-holds-barred narrative from a veteran who went through the rough and tumble of politics with fortitude, equanimity and perseverance. This book is a must for all those interested in the role played by politicians and politics in attempting to mould the destiny of the country. ISBN - 9789381431498

Pages : 400











Untitled Document

Some More Books of Similar Interest

 


Driven : The Virat Kohli Story by Vijay Lokapally

M. S. Subbulakshmi: The Definitive Biography by T. J. S. George

Haar Nahi Manoonga: Ek Atal Jeevan Gatha (Hindi) by Vijay Trivedi

Think and Win like Dhoni : 5 Success Secrets by Sfurti Sahare

AB- The Autobiography by A B De Villiers

The Wit and Wisdom of Narayana Murthy by N. R. Narayana Murthy





If you didn't find any required book(s),
Please mail us the details we will find it for you through our resources.
Kindly click here to send your requirement now.
OR

You may try advance search through below given search window.



Untitled Document

Click Here to see more similar results 

 


You may select multiple options to search books

To search "Train to Pakistan by Khushwant Singh",
Enter "Train to Pakistan" in Title and "Khushwant Singh" in Author box and Press Search button.

To search Astrology books by K.N.Rao,
Enter "K.N.Rao" in Author and select "Astrology" in Category dropdown and Press Search button.
Title :
Author :
Keyword :
Category :
 


   Tips to get best Search results:
   1. Carefully check the spellings of words typed in the search box.
   2. Type one word in Search box to get better results.
   eg. for searching a book "Sikhism in India" just type sikhism in search box.
   3. Do not use Phrases to search a book like "Books on art of Himachal Pradesh".
   Just search for "art of Himachal Pradesh".
   4. To search a book on author, choose author in drop down menu given above
    search window before pressing Submit button.



We Accept

Paypal

Login
  Username
  Password
New Books


Taxmann`s Foreign Exchange Management Manual with FEMA & FDI Ready Reckoner (Set of Two Volumes)



JPNP IIT Mathematics for JEE (Main & Advanced) in 2 Volumes - Edition 2015-16



KAPLAN GMAT Complete 2017: The Ultimate in Comprehensive Self-Study for GMAT (Online + Book + Videos + Mobile) (Kaplan Test Prep)



Contemporary Houses



Ramayana - A Tale of Gods and Demons



Attukal Amma: The Goddess of Millions



Caraka Samhita : Text in Sanskrit with English (7 Vols)



Swamy`s HANDBOOK 2017 for Central Government Staff



The Dhammapada : The Way of the Buddha (12 Vols. Set)



Encyclopaedia of Important Central Acts and Rules, 7th Edn. (In 30 Vols.) with FREE CD



Gods in Print : Masterpieces of India`s Mythological Art



UTSAV : A Culinary Epic of Indian Festivals



The Wit and Wisdom of Narayana Murthy



MTG Objective Bot, Chem, Zoo Phy combo for AIPMT, AIIMS, JIPMER 2016



Uncle Pai`s Favourite (50 Titles)


more new books..