Awards Questions and Answers


What was the film that was awarded as “Best Film” by International Indian Film Academy?

   A.) Raanjhanaa
   B.) Chennai Express
   C.) Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani
   D.) Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Answer: Option 'D'

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag


Who was the best actress in a leading role awarded by IIFA?

   A.) Deepika Padukone
   B.) Sonam Kapoor
   C.) Shraddha Kapoor
   D.) Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

Answer: Option 'A'

Deepika Padukone


Who was conferred GBE (Knight Grand Cross) by British Queen?

   A.) Sachin Tendulkar
   B.) A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
   C.) Ratan Tata
   D.) Viswanathan Anand

Answer: Option 'C'

Ratan Tata


Who was the British physicist awarded with prestigious Millennium Technology Prize, 2014?

   A.) John Adams
   B.) Stuart Parkin
   C.) Harry Elliot
   D.) Fred Taylor

Answer: Option 'B'

Stuart Parkin


Who has been selected for Dadasaheb Phalke Award 2013?

   A.) Gulzar
   B.) Pran
   C.) Soumitra Chatterjee
   D.) Ramanaidu

Answer: Option 'A'



Who was awarded Jnanpith Award for 2011?

   A.) Gopinath Mohanty
   B.) Pratibha Ray
   C.) Sachidananda Routray
   D.) Sitakant Mohapatra

Answer: Option 'B'

Pratibha Ray


What was the compensation awarded by Supreme Court of India for the families of all the manual scavengers

who have died in sewerage work since 1993 and also criminalized entering sewer lines without safety gear?

   A.) Rs. 50 lakhs
   B.) Rs. 25 lakhs
   C.) Rs. 20 lakhs
   D.) Rs. 10 lakhs

Answer: Option 'C'

Rs. 20 lakhs


Who won the Pritzker Architecture Prize 2014?

   A.) Norman Foster
   B.) Toyo Itu
   C.) Shigeru Ban
   D.) Wang Shu

Answer: Option 'C'

Shigeru Ban


Who was awarded posthumously Kirti Chakra Award 2014, for his role in operation Rahat in Uttarakhand

where his chopper crashed with 20 personnel on board after he had helped in rescuing lives of more than 80


   A.) Major Mahesh Kumar
   B.) Wing Commander Darryl Castelino
   C.) Captain Abhilash Tomy
   D.) Air Marshal Jaswinder Singh Chauhan

Answer: Option 'B'

Wing Commander Darryl Castelino


Who was the debutant director of Gujarati movie “The Good Road” selected for the Gollapudi Srinivas

National Award 2013?

   A.) Chandulal Shah
   B.) Gyan Correa
   C.) Homi Master
   D.) Jamanadas Kapadia

Answer: Option 'B'

Gyan Correa

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