9 August is celebrated as World Book Lovers Day to encourage of the habit of reading in people.
9 August, celebrated as World Book Lovers Day, is a day to enjoy & encourage the reading habit.
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Kamal Nath becomes MP CM, Sajjan Kumar gets life imprisonment; today's must-read articles
A quick rundown of the five best articles published by Firstpost today.
The future according to Yuval Noah Harari: The historian on the 21st century's biggest challenges, and how to face them
Yuval Noah Harari — eminent historian and the author of Sapiens, Homo Deux, and 21 Lessons for the 21st Century — was in Mumbai to deliver the Penguin India Annual Lecture 2018. His talk touched upon 'Challenges for the 21st Century', and if, by session's end, many people in the audience were still considering having children, it would have been a surprise.
Harari walked an audience of 100s through some of the likely possibilities for humanity’s near future.
Sapiens has made a resurgence as its author Yuval Noah Harari recently released the follow up — Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow