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First Indian woman to win Man Booker Prize?

A) Kiran Desai B) V.S. Naipaul
C) Salman Rushdie D) Arundhati Roy

Answer:   D) Arundhati Roy



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Arundhati Roy was the first Indian woman to win the Man Booker Prize in the year 1997.

An Indian writer, Arundhati Roy, was awarded England's prestigious Booker Prize this evening for her first novel, ''The God of Small Things,'' a soaring story about a set of twins struggling to make sense of the world, themselves and their strange and difficult family in southern India.

 

Kiran Desai was the youngest woman to win the Man Booker Prize.

Bernice Rubens became the first woman to win the Booker Prize in 1970. Man Booker Prize is one of the world's richest literary prizes.

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Kandyan Dance' is a typical dance form practiced in ______.

 

A) Nepal B) Sri Lanka
C) India D) Bhutan
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Sri Lanka

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Which of the following is the third highest waterfall in India?

 

A) Nohkalikai falls B) Courtallam Falls
C) Suruli Falls D) Agaya Gangai
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Nohkalikai falls

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Who among the following is/was the longest serving prime minister of Bangladesh?

 

A) Shah Azizur Rahman B) Khaleda Zia
C) Sheikh Hasina D) Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Sheikh Hasina

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Who among the following was the first president of the Republic of China?

 

A) Yuan Shikai B) Hu Jintao
C) Li Xiannian D) Yang Sangkun
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Yuan Shikai

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The traditional art of 'Jamdani' weaving originated in ______.

 

A) Nepal B) Myanmar (Burma)
C) Bangladesh D) China
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Bangladesh

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In which year did the Indian Premier League (IPL) start?

 

A) 2002 B) 2008
C) 2004 D) 2010
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 2008

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Who among the following became the fastest Asian to cycle around the globe in 2018?

 

A) Deena Prince B) Vedangi Kulkarni
C) Disha Srivastava D) Swati Sani
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Vedangi Kulkarni

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How many International airports are there in India?

 

A) 15 B) 30
C) 34 D) 16
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 34

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