General knowledge:: Honours and Awards



To whom was 'Bharat Ratna' awarded in 1999?

A. Lata Mangeshkar B. Amartya Sen
C. M. S. Subbulakshmi D. Atal Behari Vajpayee

Who was awarded the first Rajiv Gandhi National Sadhavana Award?

A. Archarya Tulsi B. Dr. J. Rengaswamy
C. J. R. D Tata D. Mother Teresa

Which of the following awards was conferred on Mrs. Kiran Bedi?

A. Golden Globe B. Rani Lakshmi
C. Magsaysay D. Saraswati

Kalinga Award was instituted by

A. UNESCO for exceptional contribution of efforts to popularise science B. Indian Military.
C. Jnanpith, a cultural literacy society for encouraging creative writing in modern languages D. Indian Adult Education Association for outstanding contribution of adult literacy in India

Manav Seva Award has been instituted in the memory of

A. Rajiv Gandhi B. Dr. Rajendra Prasad
C. Indira Gandhi D. Acharya

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