Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
36. 

Who has been awarded with FICCI sportsperson of the year at India at sports award 2020?

A. Elavenil Valarivan
B. Bajrang Punia
C. P. V. Sindhu
D. Both A and B

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Wrestler Bajrang Punia and shooter Elavenil Valarivan honoured at FICCI India Sports Awards 2020.

37. 

Who has won FAO's King Bhumibol World Soil Day Award?

A. The Indian Council of Historical Research
B. The Indian Council of Agricultural Research
C. The Indian Council of Economic Research
D. The Indian Council of Medical Research

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research won the King Bhumibol World Soil Day Award 2020.

38. 

Who has won UNCTAD Investment Promotion Award for 2020?

A. Vocal for Local
B. Make in India
C. Invest India
D. Made In India

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Invest India had won UNCTAD Investment Promotion Award for 2020.

39. 

India's Shantanu Narayen ranked at which place in Fortunes business person of the year 2020?

A. 6th
B. 8th
C. 2nd
D. 5th

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen ranked at 8th place in Fortune Businessperson of the Year 2020, a list topped by Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

40. 

Who has been honored with Dadasaheb Phalke icon award 2020?

A. Anangsha Biswas
B. Sonu Sood
C. Ayushman Khurana
D. Vidya Balan

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Actor Anangsha Biswas, infamous for her performance as Zarina Begum in Mirzapur and Mirzapur 2, won the Dadasaheb Phalke Icon Award 2020.