Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise :: Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs

  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
56. 

Who has been conferred with the Vatayan lifetime achievement award?

A. Ramesh Pokhriyal
B. Amit Khare
C. Uday Samant
D. Prakash Keshav Javadekar

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal will be conferred with the Vatayan Lifetime Achievement Award. The award is being conferred to the union education minister for poetry and other literary works.

57. 

Who has won AESC Lifetime Achievement Award 2020?

A. Spencer Stuart
B. Bish Agrawal
C. Richard Boggis
D. Adam Yao Liu

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Bish Agrawal, chairman of Accord Group India has been awarded with the AESC Lifetime Achievement Award 2020. He is the first Asian who received this recognition in AESC history.

58. 

Douglas stuart won booker prize 2020 for which novel?

A. Shuggie Bain
B. This Mournable Body
C. Burnt Sugar
D. The New Wilderness

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Douglas Stuart has won the Booker Prize 2020 for Shuggie Bain novel, His debut novel about a boy in 1980s Glasgow trying to support his mother as she struggles with addiction and poverty.

59. 

Who has won the Exim Banks BRICS Economic Research Award 2020?

A. Dr. Soumyatanu Mukherjee
B. Dr. Amrita Saha
C. Dr. Adam Yao Liu
D. Dr. Shoumitro Chatterjee

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Dr. Adam Yao Liu was declared the winner of Export-Import Bank of India's (India Exim Bank's) BRICS Economic Research Award 2020. The Award comprises prize money 1.5 million a medal and a citation.

60. 

Which industry has won JNA award as Manufacturer of the year 2020?

A. Tata Motors Limited
B. Emerald Jewel Industry India Limited
C. Mahindra & Mahindra Limited
D. Hindustan Unilever Limited

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Emerald won the prestigious JNA award as Manufacturer of the year 2020. The JNA Awards program is one of the most prestigious awards program in the jewellery and gemstone trade that honors companies who uphold innovation, excellence in the jewellery industry.