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Who has won 48th Dada Saheb Phalke Award for the year 2016 ?

A) K. Vishwanath B) Gulzar
C) Manoj Kumar D) Ramesh Sippy

Answer:   A) K. Vishwanath



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87-year old renowned director Kasinadhuni Viswanath was on 24 April 2017 named for the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award for outstanding contribution to the film industry. He is a celebrated filmmaker in Telugu film industry but has also been active in Tamil and Hindi cinema.

– He is known for making films on content-driven stories that have revolved around social themes like disability, untouchability and the evils of dowry.

– He becomes the 48th recipient of the award, the highest recognition in Indian cinema, which consists of a golden lotus, a cash prize of Rs. 10 lakhs and a shawl.

– The recipient of five National Film Awards, Viswanath is known for his movies — “Sankarabharanam”, “Sagara Sangamam” (starring Kamal Haasan and Jayaprada), “Swati Mutyam”, “Saptapadi”, “Kaamchor”, “Sanjog” and “Jaag Utha Insaan” among others.

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Find the person who does not belongs to the group

A) Pentala Harikrishna B) Vishwanadhan Anand
C) Saina Nehwal D) Koneru Hampi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Vishwanadhan Anand

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Find the person who does not belongs to the group.

 

A) MS Dhoni B) Sunita Williams
C) Kalpana Chawla D) Rakesh Sharma  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Sunita Williams

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Q:

Indian sports person Gagan Narang is associated with

A) Archery B) Air rifle shooting
C) Wrestling D) Badminton
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Air rifle shooting

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Who among the following is the author of Sri Lanka's national anthem?

 

A) Ananda Samarkone B) Kumaratunga Munidasa  
C) Siri Gunasinghe   D) P.B. Jayasekara  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Ananda Samarkone

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Q:

In which area did Nandalal Bose earn fame?

 

A) Painting B) Folk Art
C) Dance D) Politics
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Painting

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India-born Sundar Pichai is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of which of the following companies?

A) Google B) Amazon
C) Dell D) Microsoft
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Google

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Who was responsible for building the Great wall of China?

A) Qin Shi Huang B) Fa-Hien
C) Xuanzang or Hiuen Tsang D) Yijing
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Qin Shi Huang

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Who was sworn in as the Prime Minister of Nepal in 2015?

A) Sushil Koirala B) Bidhya Devi Bhandari
C) Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli D) Kul Bahadur Gurung
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli

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