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Eminent poet, litterateur and Jnanpith awardee C. Narayana Reddy who passed away in June 2017, he was a famous poet of _________ and ____________ language.

A) Kannada and Hindi B) Telugu and Malayalam
C) Hindi and Urdu D) Telugu and Urdu

Answer:   D) Telugu and Urdu



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Eminent poet, litterateur and Jnanpith awardee C. Narayana Reddy, popularly known as CiNaRe, passed away.  CiNaRe was known for his use of Telugu in its pure form, and would not be swayed by filmmakers on the use of the language. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1977 and the Padma Bhushan in 1992. His compilation of poems, titled ‘Viswambhara’, got him the Jnanpith award in 1988. In 1997, he was nominated as a Member of the Rajya Sabha.

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Zubin Mehta is associated with __________

A) Literature B) Painting
C) Music D) Journalism
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Music

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Pannalal Ghosh played which of the following musical instruments?

A) Flute B) Sitar
C) Violin D) Santoor
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Flute

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Choose the most appropriate answer:Indian-American music composer, Ricky Kej has won the Grammy Award for the album

A) In the Lonely Hour B) Morning Phase
C) Beyonce D) Winds of Samsara
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Winds of Samsara

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In 2015, Indian-American music composer, Ricky Kej won a Grammy at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards for his album Winds of Samsara, collaboration with South African flautist Wouter Kellerman, in the Best New Age Album category.
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Anhinav Bharat Society of revolutionaries was organized by -

A) Jawaharlal Nehru B) Vinayak Savarkar
C) Bhagat Singh D) None
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Vinayak Savarkar

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Gobind Singh, the 10th Guru of Sikhs, was the son of whose?

A) Guru Nanak Dev B) Guru Arjun Dev
C) Guru Ramdas D) Guru Teg Bhadur
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Guru Teg Bhadur

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The famous activist Irom Chanu Sharmila is better known as 'The Iron Lady of ......

A) Manipur B) Mizoram
C) Nagaland D) Tripura
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Manipur

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Who among the following was crowned with the Miss World 2017 title?

A) Andrea Meza B) Rolene Strauss
C) Manushi Chillar D) Aurore Kichenin
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Manushi Chillar

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Who among the following hosted the Hindi version of "Big Boss-11"?

A) Aamir Khan B) Salman Khan
C) Shilpa Shetty D) Farhan Akhtar
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Salman Khan

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