Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
46. 

Who has been awarded the FIH Presidents Award for a contribution towards the development and promotion of hockey?

A. V. Karthikeyan Pandian
B. D. Jayachandran
C. P.S. Sreekumar
D. K.S. Vasudeva Sarma

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

V. Karthikeyan Pandian, the IAS officer and Private Secretary to Chief Minister of Odisha Naveen Patnaik has been recognised with FIH Presidents Award during the Congress.

47. 

Mary Kom Settles with which Medal at 2021 Asian Boxing Championships?

A. Silver
B. Gold
C. Bronze
D. None of above

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Mary Kom Settles with the Silver Medal at 2021 Asian Boxing Championships in Dubai.

48. 

The UAE government awarded whom with its Golden Visa?

A. Muhammad Atif Aslam
B. Rashid Ali
C. Anu Malik
D. Sanjay Dutt

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The UAE government awarded Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt with its Golden Visa.

49. 

How many Indian Peacekeepers have been chosen for the prestigious UN medal 'Dag Hammarskjold Medal' posthumously for 2021?

A. 3
B. 2
C. 5
D. 10

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The three Indian peacekeepers, who laid down their lives while serving in UN peacekeeping missions in 2020 has been chosen to be awarded the prestigious UN medal posthumously for courage and sacrifice in the line of duty.

50. 

Name the winner of the Rudolf V Schindler Award for 2021?

A. D Nageshwar Reddy
B. K. Srinath Reddy
C. A. V. Gurava Reddy
D. K. I. Varaprasad Reddy

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy has honoured India's Padma Bhushan awardee Dr D Nageshwar Reddy with the prestigious Rudolf V Schindler Award.