Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
11. 

Who has won the Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay NIF book prize 2020?

A. Amit Ahuja
B. Jairam Ramesh
C. Prakash Javadekar
D. Both A and B

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The jury of the Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay New India Foundation (NIF) Book Prize 2020 has for this year announced two joint winners, Amit Ahuja and Jairam Ramesh.

12. 

Who has won ICC Spirit of Cricket Award of the Decade?

A. Aaron Finch
B. Lasith Malinga
C. M S Dhoni
D. Chris Gayle

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

M S Dhoni has won ICC Spirit of Cricket Award of the Decade.

13. 

Who has won the scientist of the Year Award 2018?

A. Hemant Kumar Pandey
B. Satheesh Reddy
C. Pazhanikumar
D. Dhruvkant Singh

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Senior scientist Hemant Kumar Pandey has been honoured with DRDO''s ''Scientist of the Year Award'' for his contribution in developing several herbal medicines.

14. 

Which company has won the Excellence Award in CSR Domain in 15th CII-ITC sustainability Award 2020?

A. NTPC
B. Maruti Suzuki India
C. Hindustan Zinc
D. RELIANCE

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Country's largest power producer, NTPC ltd has been conferred "Excellence" in the prestigious CII-ITC Sustainability Awards 2020 in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Domain.

15. 

The OTT Filmfare Award 2020 was given recently to which series?

A. The Family Man
B. Panchayat
C. Paatal Lok
D. Ashram

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The first-ever FLYX Filmfare OTT Awards were given to Paatal Lok series. Amazon Prime Video won 18 awards in various categories.