Honours and Awards Questions and Answers

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Honours and Awards Questions and Answers


    Who among the following is the recipient of the first Dayawati Modi Award for art, culture and education?

  • A)Dharmavir Bharti
  • B)Amitabh Bachchaan
  • C)B. V. Karanth
  • D)Ashok Vajpeyi
Answer: B


    The Nobel Prize was first awarded in

  • A)1976
  • B)1958
  • C)1901
  • D)1972
Answer: C


    Who among the following own the Nobel prize for literature?

  • A)Linus Pauling
  • B)Samuel Beckett
  • C)Philip Noel - Baker
  • D)Ralph Bunche
Answer: B


    The 'Cannes Award' is given for excellence in which field?

  • A)Films
  • B)Journalism
  • C)Literature
  • D)Economics
Answer: A


    The journalist who refused to accept 'Padma Bhushan' was?

  • A)Shekaran Nair
  • B)Khushwant Singh
  • C)Ratan Thiyam
  • D)Arun Shourie
Answer: B