Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
6. 

Which organization has won the UNESCO King Sejong Literacy Prize 2021?

A. IGNOU
B. CBSE
C. NCERT
D. NIOS

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) of India has won the prestigious UNESCO King Sejong Literacy Prize 2021 at UNESCO's New Delhi office.

7. 

Anand Kumar conferred with the Swami Brahmanand Award 2021 for contribution in which field?

A. Education
B. Sports
C. Agriculture
D. Politics

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Mathematician Anand Kumar conferred with the Swami Brahmanand Award 2021 for his contribution in the field of education through his 'Super 30' initiative, which prepares underprivileged students for the IIT entrance exam.

8. 

Who is the winner of the ICC Women's Player of the Month for August 2021?

A. Eimear Richardson
B. Stafanie Taylor
C. Sneh Rana
D. Gaby Lewis

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Ireland's Eimear Richardson has bagged the ICC Women's Player of the Month for August 2021.

9. 

Who is the winner of the Women's Prize for Fiction 2021?

A. Marleen Beaulieu
B. Barbara Kidd
C. Josee Vallee
D. Susanna Clarke

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

English author Susanna Clarke has won the Women's Prize for Fiction 2021 for her second novel 'Piranesi'.

10. 

Debojyoti Mishra has won the Best Music Director Award in which country?

A. Mongolia
B. Brazil
C. Portugal
D. Spain

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Music Composer Debojyoti Mishra has Won the Best Music Director Award at the 20th Imagine India Film Festival in Spain.