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Which Indian personality has been selected for France’s highest civilian award “Legion of Honour”  ?

A) Amitabh Bachchan B) Salman Khan
C) Soumitra Chatterjee D) Shahrukh Khan

Answer:   C) Soumitra Chatterjee



Explanation:

Veteran Bengali actor Soumitra Chatterjee has been selected for France’s highest civilian award “Legion of Honour” for his outstanding contribution to cinema and theatre. With this, Chatterjee has become the first Bengali actor to be chosen for the award. The honour comes almost 3 decades after the same recognition was conferred on master director Satyajit Ray in 1987. Chatterjee has acted in several of Ray’s films including ‘Apur Sansar’, ‘Debi’,’ Aranyer Din Ratri’, ‘Ghare Bairey’ and ‘Ganashatru’. Earlier recipients of the Legion of Honour include sitar meastro Pandit Ravi Shankar, Amitabh Bachaan, Shahrukh Khan and Kamal Hasan. Chatterjee was awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2012.

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Who were not confirmed with the India's highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna for 2018?

A) Bhupen Hazarika B) Nanaji Deshmukh
C) Pranab Mukherjee D) Kailash Satyarthi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Kailash Satyarthi

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Who has won the 2018 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature?

A) Jayant Kaikini B) Poonam Khetrapal Singh
C) Jayant Kaikini D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Jayant Kaikini

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What year was the first Oscar Awards ceremony held?

A) 1945 B) 1929
C) 1931 D) 1954
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 1929

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In which field Dhanwantri is given?

A) Music B) Medicine
C) Sports D) Military
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Medicine

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Who got Tansen Samman award 2018?

A) Manju Mehta B) Biren Singh
C) Divya Patidar Joshi D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Manju Mehta

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Tansen Samman award 2018 was given Manju Mehta recently.

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Who has been honoured with Jnanpith Award for 2018?

A) Amitav Ghosh B) Raghuveer Chaudary
C) Krishna Sobti D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Amitav Ghosh

Explanation:

English author Amitav Ghosh has been honoured with 54th Jnanpith Award for 2018 for his outstanding contribution towards literature.

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Who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993?

A) Mother Teresa B) Nelson Mandela
C) C.V. Raman D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela and Frederik Willem de Klerk has won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993 for their work for the peaceful termination of the apartheid regime, and for laying the foundations for a new democratic South Africa.

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Grammy Award is given in the field of

A) Music B) Medicine
C) Sports D) Literature
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Music

Explanation:

Grammy Award is given in the field of Music industry by The Recording Academy of the United States.

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