Awards, Honours & Persons in News Current Affairs MCQs

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31. Which country has created a world record for Fastest Road construction?

[A] China
[B] Japan
[C] India
[D] UAE

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32. Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays is an honour conferred by which country?

[A] China
[B] Japan
[C] Russia
[D] France

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33. Which music icon, who was recently in news, is the best​-selling teenage artist of all time?

[A] Rihanna
[B] Taylor Swift
[C] Beyoncé
[D] Britney Spears

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34. Virbhadra Singh, who passed away recently, was the former Chief Minister of which state?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Arunachal Pradesh

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35. Shankar Balasubramanian and David Klenerman, from which University, were awarded the 2020 Millennium Technology Prize?

[A] Yale University
[B] Cambridge University
[C] Oxford University
[D] Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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36. To which profession “Danish Siddiqui” belonged to?

[A] Sports
[B] Politics
[C] Journalism
[D] Poetry

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37. Satish Kalsekar, who recently passed away, is a renowned poet in which language?

[A] Hindi
[B] Urdu
[C] Marathi
[D] Gujarati

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38. Padma Sachdev, who recently passed away, was author and poet of which language?

[A] Dogri
[B] Maithili
[C] Bangla
[D] Bodo

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39. Who has been awarded the Behler Turtle Conservation Award?

[A] Joseph L. Goldstein
[B] Shailendra Singh
[C] Richard Dawkins
[D] Priyambada Mohanty Hejmadi

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40. Who is the author of the book “My Life in Full: Work, Family and our Future”?

[A] Jeff Bezos
[B] Andy Jassy
[C] Indra Nooyi
[D] Kiran Mazumdar Shaw

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