Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs MCQs

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1. Chidananda Murthy, who passed away recently was a veteran scholar in which language?

[A] Telugu
[B] Kannada
[C] Tamil
[D] Malayalam

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2. The meetings of the Island Development Agency (IDA) are chaired by which Union Minister?

[A] Minister of External Affairs
[B] Minister of Home Affairs
[C] Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
[D] Minister of Rural Development

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3. Which Indian diplomat was recently appointed as India’s High Commissioner to Sri Lanka?

[A] Ajay Bisaria
[B] Gopal Baglay
[C] Vinay Mohan Kwatra
[D] Taranjit Singh Sandhu

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4. Hakim Ajmal Khan, was an eminent physician in which field of Medicine?

[A] Homoeopathy
[B] Sowa Rigpa
[C] Ayurveda
[D] Unani

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5. Who has been appointed as the chairman of the newly formed space PSU, New Space India Ltd (NSIL)?

[A] Satheesh Reddy
[B] K Sivan
[C] G Narayanan
[D] Kasturi Rangan

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6. Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, who made his first visit to India, is the President of which European country?

[A] France
[B] Germany
[C] Portugal
[D] Italy

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7. Chalasani Venkat Nageswar was recently appointed as the Deputy managing director and Chief financial officer (CFO) of which Indian bank?

[A] Punjab National Bank
[B] State Bank of India
[C] ICICI Bank
[D] HDFC Bank

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8. Nupur Kulshrestha has become the first woman Deputy Inspector General of which Indian armed force/CAPF?

[A] Border Security Force
[B] Central Reserve Police Force
[C] Central Industrial Security Force
[D] Indian Coast Guard

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9. Who is the only Indian to feature in the iSportconnect list of 10 most influential women in sports for 2020?

[A] Nita Ambani
[B] Mary Kom
[C] Preity Zinta
[D] P T Usha

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10. Beni Prasad Verma, who recently passed away, was a founding member of which political party?

[A] Samajwadi Party
[B] Bahujan Samaj Party
[C] Rashtriya Janata Dal
[D] Rashtriya Lok Dal

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