Current Affairs - Awards and Honours

Exercise : Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
  • Awards and Honours - Latest Current Affairs
386.
To whom did Droupadi Murmu give a silver trumpet and a trumpet banner?
RPF
President's Bodyguard
CISF
BSF
Answer: Option
Explanation:
President Deoupadi Murmu presented the Silver Trumpet and Trumpet Banner to the President's Bodyguard in a ceremony.

387.
Which is the "Best Performing UT" in the PMAY-U Awards 2021?
Jammu and Kashmir
Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu
Puducherry
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Jammu and Kashmir, which was named the "Best Performing UT" alongside Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu, Madhya Pradesh received three special category awards.

388.
Who has won the Women's Ballon d'Or award or Ballon d'Or Feminin Award?
Megan Rapinoe
Alexia Putellas
Lieke Martens
Marta
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Alexia Putellas, a Spanish professional footballer, has won the Women's Ballon d'Or award or Ballon d'Or Feminin Award for the 2nd time.

389.
Who was awarded the Sir Syed Excellence Award 2022 by the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU)?
Asghar Abbas
Tariq Mansoor
Ishtiaq Ahmad Zilli
Barbara Metcalf
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Noted American historian Prof. Barbara Metcalf was awarded the Sir Syed Excellence Award 2022 by the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) on the 205th birth anniversary of its founder Sir Syed Ahmad Khan.

390.
Who has won Britain's Booker Prize 2022 for fiction for his work "The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida"?
Elizabeth Strout
Claire Keegan
NoViolet Bulawayo
Shehan Karunatilaka
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Sri Lankan author, Shehan Karunatilaka has won Britain's Booker Prize 2022 for fiction for his work "The Seven Moons of Maali Almeida", about a journalist murdered amid the country's sectarian strife.