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56. 

Who authored the book titled 'Address Book: A Publishing Memoir in the time of covid'?

A. Ritu Menon
B. Harish Patel
C. Giri Prasad
D. Neha Uppal

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

A book titled 'Address Book: A Publishing Memoir in the time of COVID' has been authored by Ritu Menon.

57. 

Who authored the book titled 'Battlefield'?

A. Jerry Pinto
B. Neha Uppal
C. Vishram Bedekar
D. Shri Jay

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

A book titled 'Battlefield' has been authored by Vishram Bedekar, translated from the Marathi original Ranaangan by Jerry Pinto.

58. 

Who authored the book titled- The Dream of Revolution: A Biography of Jayaprakash Narayan?

A. Bimal Prasad
B. Kiran Awasthi
C. Chetan Bhagat
D. Aruna Roy

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

A new biography of revolutionary leader and independence activist Jayaprakash Narayan by Bimal Prasad will hit the stands on August 23, publisher Penguin Random House India.

59. 

As per the age-old culture related to the annual Amarnath pilgrimage, the holy mace of which god used to be introduced to the ancient Shankaracharya Temple?

A. Goddess Parvati
B. Lord Shiva
C. Lord Vishnu
D. Lord Ganesha

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

As per the age-old culture related to the annual Amarnath pilgrimage, the holy mace (Chhari Mubarak) of Lord Shiva used to be introduced to the ancient Shankaracharya Temple.

60. 

Tropical Storm Henri has made its landfall at which place?

A. Ghana
B. Rhode Island
C. Maldives
D. Malaysia

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Tropical Storm Henri has made its landfall near western Rhode Island on August 24, 2021.