India Year Book (the nomenclature of the same is as India 2012, India 2013, India 2014 … etc) has been released by Publication Division, under Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India. India Year Book is a comprehensive digest of country’s progress in different fields. The book deals with all aspects of development from rural to urban, industry to infrastructure, science and technology, art and culture, economy, health, defense, education and mass communication. Being an official product, the schemes and policies of Government of India are covered in detail. It is already among the best selling books in many online book stores.
Which are the important topics in India Year Book?
India Year Book, is bigger when compared to other traditional year books with 32 chapters, and it is not an easy task to cover all the topics inside, if you start from Page 1. The skill of prioritization can turn helpful, and we are just trying to give an overview of important chapters from India Year Book in an Civil Services Exam perspective (Prelims).
Color Codes – Green : Most Important ; Blue : 2nd Priority ; Orange : 3rd Priority
Chapters Inside India Year Book
- Land and the People
- National Symbols
- Polity — Comments: Focus more on Laxmikanth —
- Culture and Tourism
- Basic Economic Data — Comments : Focus more on Economic Survey —
- Communications and Information Technology
- Environment — Comments : Focus more on extra reading, particularly The Hindu–
- Corporate Affairs
- Food and Civil Supplies
- Health and Family Welfare
- India and the World
- Justice and Law
- Mass Communication
- Rural and Urban Development
- Scientific and Technological Developments
- Water Resources
- Youth Affairs and Sports
- States and Union Territories
- Diary of National Events
- General Information
How To Buy India Year Book?
India Year Book is available at many online book stores like Flipkart. Links for the same are provided in this website in the recommended books section.