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


A : Films

B : Journalism

C : Literature

D : Economics

2. Manav Seva Award has been instituted in the memory of


A : Rajiv Gandhi

B : Dr. Rajendra Prasad

C : Indira Gandhi

D : Acharya

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


A : Shekaran Nair

B : Khushwant Singh

C : Ratan Thiyam

D : Arun Shourie

4. Shanthi Swaroop Bhatnagar awards are given for


A : exploring new dimensions in creative writing in Indian languages

B : outstanding contribution to science

C : creating mass awareness on environmental issues

D : excellence in film direction

5. The Nobel Prize was first awarded in


A : 1976

B : 1958

C : 1901

D : 1972

6. Which state gives Mewar Award?


A : Haryana

B : Delhi

C : Punjab

D : Rajasthan

7. Saraswathi Samman is given annually for outstanding contribution to


A : classical music

B : education

C : literature

D : fine arts

8. Sharad Joshi Samman is awarded for


A : Cartoon

B : Satire and essay

C : Trade Union Activity

D : Social Service

9. Who among the following got the 'Bharat Ratna' award, before becoming the President of India?


A : R. Venkatramanan

B : Dr. Zakir Hussain

C : V. V. Giri

D : Dr. Rajendra Prasad

10. The prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award was conferred was conferred upon Ms. Kiran Bedi for her excellent contribution to which of the following fields?


A : Literature

B : Community Welfare

C : Government Service

D : Journalism

1. Which state Government of India has instituted the Samman Award?


A : Uttar Pradesh

B : Himachal Pradesh

C : Madhya Pradesh

D : Andhra Pradesh

2. On whom did the U. S. President George W. Bush bestow, in 2002, the U.S.'s highest award for life time achievement in the field of scientific research?


A : Arun Netravalli

B : Dr.Hargoving Kohrana

C : Subramania Chandrasekar

D : Professor C. Radhakrishna Rao

3. The Arjuna Awards were instituted in the year


A : 1965

B : 1961

C : 1963

D : 1957

4. Who among the following is not a recipient of 'Dada Saheb Phalke' Award?


A : Ramanand Sagar

B : Raj Kapoor

C : V. Shantaram

D : Ashok Kumar

5. The only Indian to win the Nobel prize in physics is


A : Dr. J.C. Bose

B : Dr. C. V. Raman

C : Dr. Vickram Sarabhai

D : Dr. H. J. Bhabha

6. The Nobel peace prize is awarded in which city?


A : Oslo

B : Stockholm

C : Brussels

D : Geneva

7. Which of the following awards was conferred upon Smt. Aruna Asaf Ali for her role in the welfare of adult and women?


A : Tagore Literacy Award

B : UNSECO Literacy Award

C : Moorti Devi Award

D : Kalinga Prize

8. Which is the highest gallantry award in India?


A : Param Vishishtat Seva Medal

B : Param Vir Chakra

C : Kirti Chakra

D : Vir Chakra

9. Which of the following societies has instituted an award for an outstanding parliamentarian?


A : Jamanlal Bajaj Foundation

B : Institute of Constitutional and Parliamentary Studies

C : G. B. Pant Memorial Society

D : R. Birla samara Kosh

10. Who was awarded the first Rajiv Gandhi National Sadhavana Award?


A : Archarya Tulsi

B : Dr. J. Rengaswamy

C : J. R. D Tata

D : Mother Teresa

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