Honours and Awards Questions

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Dronacharya Award Is Given To

A) Sports Editors B) Umpires
C) Sportsmen D) Coaches
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Coaches

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The Dronacharya Award, formally known as Dronacharya Award for Outstanding Coaches in Sports and Games, is sports training honour of the Republic of India. The award is named after Drona, often referred as "Dronacharya" or "Guru Drona", a character from the Sanskrit epic Mahabharata of ancient India.

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______ won the women’s singles title at Italian Open 2019.

 

A) Naomi Osaka B) Simona Halep
C) Johanna Konta D) Karolina Pliskova
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Karolina Pliskova

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Who of the following was awarded ' Bharat Ratna ' posthumously

A) Dr.S.Radhakrishnan B) Mother Teresa
C) Jayaprakash Narayan D) Khan abdul Ghaffar Khan
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Jayaprakash Narayan

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Who is the first Indian woman to receive in Borlaug award and in which year

A) Dr. Maduri V.Patel, 1991 B) Dr. Maduri V.Patel, 1992
C) Dr. Amita Patel, 1991 D) Dr. Amita Patel, 1992
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Dr. Amita Patel, 1992

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Who among the following was the first Indian to receive the Templeton Award?

A) Baba amte B) Mother teresa
C) Dr. S. Radhakrishnan D) Vinoba bhave
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

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Which Indian contemporary artist was awarded the 7th Joan Miro Prize 2019

 

A) Nalini Malani B) Vivan Sundaram
C) Arpita Singh D) Atul Dodiya
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Nalini Malani

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Which award has been given to Narthaki Nataraj in 2019?

 

A) Padma Vibhushan B) Bharat Ratna
C) Padma Shri D) Padma Bhushan
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Padma Shri

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Who among the following has not received a Nobel Prize in literature

A) Derek Walcott B) Pablo Neruda
C) Churchill D) Ernest Hemingway
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Churchill

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