General knowledge:: Honours and Awards



The first recipient of Nehru Award was

A. Martin Luther King B. Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
C. Mother Teresa D. U Thant


The highest civilian award of India 'Bharat Ratna' has been awarded to only two foreigners so far. One of them is Nelson Mandela. The other is

A. Abdul Ghaffar khan B. Mikhail Gorbachev
C. Marshal Tito D. Abdul Wali Khan


In 1901, Nobel Prize was not given for

A. Chemistry B. Physics
C. Economics D. Peace


Sharad Joshi Samman is awarded for

A. Cartoon B. Satire and essay
C. Trade Union Activity D. Social Service


Which state Government of India has instituted the Samman Award?

A. Uttar Pradesh B. Himachal Pradesh
C. Madhya Pradesh D. Andhra Pradesh

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