Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 424 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till August 11, 2020.

1. Miss Teen International 2019 was conferred to an individual from which of the following countries?

[A] South Africa
[B] Zimbabwe
[C] India
[D] Pakistan

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2. Man Mohan Sood, who passed away recently, belonged to which field?

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

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3. Which Indian theatre artist is to be conferred the prestigious French honour, Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters?

[A] Naseeruddin Shah
[B] Sanjana Kapoor
[C] Girish Karnad
[D] Lillette Dubey

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4. Which Indian was presented the ‘Ayurveda Ratan’ award at the All-Party Parliament Group on Traditional Medicines, at the European Parliament in Brussels?

[A] Balendu Prakash
[B] Partap Chauhan
[C] Prakash Mangalassery
[D] Sharmmad Khan

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5. Which famous writer was recently selected for the Mystic Kalinga Literary Award (Indian and Global Languages)?

[A] Manoj Das
[B] Pratibha Ray
[C] Surendra Mohanty
[D] Ramakanta Rath

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6. Who is the author of “Gandhi’s Hinduism: The Struggle Against Jinnah’s Islam”?

[A] Natwar Singh
[B] M J Akbar
[C] Inder Malhotra
[D] Fatima Zakaria

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7. Pinelopi Koujianou Goldberg, who recently submitted her resignation, was associated with which global organisation?

[A] World Bank
[B] International Monetary Fund
[C] United Nations
[D] Asian Development Bank

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8. Jiri Vesely, who clinched the Tata Open Maharashtra 2020, belongs to which country?

[A] Czech Republic
[B] Serbia
[C] France
[D] Switzerland

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9. Amit Panghal, who was seen in news recently, is a famous personality associated with which sports?

[A] Archery
[B] Boxing
[C] Wrestling
[D] Tennis

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10. Rajiv Bansal has been appointed as chairman and managing director of which Indian airline?

[A] IndiGo
[B] Air India
[C] Spice Jet
[D] Vistara

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