Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 850 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till June 20, 2021.

1. Everton Weekes, who passed away recently, was associated with which field?

[A] Politics
[B] Arts
[C] Sports
[D] Literature

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2. What is the rank of Mukesh Ambani in the world’s billionaire’s list, as per the Hurun Research?

[A] Five
[B] Nine
[C] Ten
[D] Twelve

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3. Which Indian-origin nurse has been conferred with the Singapore President’s Award for COVID-19 Services?

[A] Kala Narayanasamy
[B] Bhasha Mukherjee
[C] Ankit Bharat
[D] Uma Madhusudan

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4. Who has assumed office as the Union Health Secretary of India in August 2020?

[A] Rajesh Bhushan
[B] S Jai Shankar
[C] M Siva Shankar
[D] Anil Swarup

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5. Sadia Dehlvi, who passed away recently, was associated with which profession?

[A] Politician
[B] Sportsperson
[C] Writer
[D] Musician

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6. Who has been selected as the new Chairperson of Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL)?

[A] Soma Mondal
[B] Gurdeep Singh
[C] R.N Nayak
[D] Balraj Joshi

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7. Sumner Redstone, who has recently passed away, is associated with which field?

[A] Politics
[B] Business
[C] Sports
[D] Literature

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8. Who has been recommended to the post of Chairman of SBI by the Bank Board Bureau?

[A] Arijit Basu
[B] Ashwani Bhatia
[C] Purnima Gupta
[D] Dinesh Kumar Khara

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9. Who has been conferred with the Indira Gandhi Peace Prize 2019?

[A] David Attenborough
[B] David Malpass
[C] Ratan Tata
[D] Mukesh Ambani

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10. Which entrepreneur has topped the Forbes’ list of richest Americans?

[A] Bill Gates
[B] Donald Trump
[C] Jeff Bezos
[D] Warren Buffet

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