Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
31. 

Who was crowned winner of LIVA Miss Diva Universe 2020 competition?

A. Anukreethy Vas
B. Adline Castelino
C. Suman Rao
D. Vartika Singh

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Adline Castelino has been crowned as the winner of LIVA Miss Diva Universe 2020 competition. Castelino, who hails from Mangalore, was crowned by Vartika Singh, the winner of the previous edition, at an event in YRF Studios.

32. 

Who received the SERB Women Excellence Award 2020?

A. Anil Sethi
B. Dheeraj Nagpal
C. Bharat Singhania
D. Niti Kumar

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Dr. Niti Kumar has received the SERB Women Excellence Award 2020. The award will be conferred by the President of India Ram Nath Kovind during National Science Day Celebrations on 28 February 2020 in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. The award is presented to women scientists below 40 years of age who have received recognition from national academies.

33. 

Who won the Best Actress Award at Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2020?

A. Alia Bhatt
B. Dia Mirza
C. Sara Khan
D. Bhumi Pednekar

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2020 were held in Mumbai. Actor Ravi Dubey served as the host of the evening and many celebrities attended the glamorous event from the film and television industry. Best actress award was won by Dia Mirza for 'Kaafir'.

34. 

Which film won the Best Film Award at Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2020?

A. Super 30
B. Article 15
C. Gully Boy
D. Andhadhun

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2020 were held in Mumbai. Actor Ravi Dubey served as the host of the evening and many celebrities attended the glamorous event from the film and television industry. Best Film Award was won by Super 30.

35. 

Who was conferred with the PSU Leadership Award?

A. Gaurav Dagaonkar
B. Ashish Nanda
C. SK Barua
D. Rama Bijapurkar

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

SK Barua, Chairman, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) North East Council & Managing Director, Numaligarh Refinery Ltd was conferred with the seventh PSU Leadership Award on 19 February. The award was conferred by the Union Minister of State for Heavy Industries, Arjun Ram Meghwal.