Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total [wpbasicquiz_num_ques quiz_id=”13321″] Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till August 1, 2021.

21. Which is the first private sector Defence company to be granted Green channel status?

[A] L& T Defence
[B] Tata Group
[C] Bharat Forge
[D] Kalyani Group

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22. As per the recent Bloomberg Billionaires Index, which businessperson is the richest person in the world?

[A] Elon Musk
[B] Warren Buffet
[C] Bill Gates
[D] Larry Page

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23. What is the name of the veteran oncologist and Chairman of the Adyar Cancer Institute, who recently passed away?

[A] K. V. Vijayadas
[B] Narendra Luther
[C] V Shanta
[D] Ghulam Mustafa Khan

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24. Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar is awarded by which ministry?

[A] Ministry of Defence
[B] Ministry of Home Affairs
[C] Ministry of External Affairs
[D] Ministry of women and child development

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25. Col Quazi Sajjad Ali Zahir, who was conferred the Padma Shri award, belongs to which country?

[A] India
[B] Pakistan
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] Bangladesh

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26. Who is the author of the book titled ‘The Little Book of Encouragement’?

[A] Barack Obama
[B] Bill Gates
[C] Dalai Lama
[D] Aung San Suu Kyi

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27. Who won the ‘Business reformer of the year award’ at the Economic Times Awards for Corporate Excellence?

[A] Urjit Patel
[B] Raghuram Rajan
[C] Shaktikanta Das
[D] Amitabh Pant

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28. Which Indian airport has bagged the World’s ‘Voice of the Customer’ award from the Airports Council International?

[A] Cochin International Airport
[B] Delhi International Airport
[C] Bangalore International Airport
[D] Chennai International Airport

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29. As per a recent report, start-ups founded in which Indian city is more than in San Francisco, in the past five years?

[A] Pune
[B] New Delhi
[C] Bengaluru
[D] Chennai

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30. Kiran Bedi has been removed as the Lieutenant Governor of which UT?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Puducherry
[C] Andaman and Nicobar Islands
[D] Jammu & Kashmir

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