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1. Which foreign citizen has been awarded ‘Bharat Ratna’?
Question Asked : 48th to 52nd BPSC (Pre) 2008

(A) Nelson Mandela
(B) Bill Clinton
(C) Adolf Hitler
(D) Boris Yeltsin

2. To which foreigner was ‘Bharat Ratna’ awarded in 1990?
Question Asked : UPPCS (Pre) 1994, MPPCS (Pre) 1991

(A) Nelson Mandela
(B) Mikhail Gorbachov
(C) Abdul Gaffar
(D) Yasir Arafat

3. Who among Pakistani National was awarded the “Bharat Ratna” by the Indian Government?
Question Asked : UPPSC (GIC) 2010

(A) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
(B) Liaqat Ali Khan
(C) M.A. Jinnah
(D) Muhammad Iqbal

4. Who is the first woman to receive Jnanpith Award
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1997, UPPCS(Pre) 1991

(A) Ashapurna Devi
(B) Mahashweta Devi
(C) Mahadevi Verma
(D) Amrita Pritam

5. Who among is not awarded with ‘Bharat Ratna’?
Question Asked : UP Lower Sub. (Pre) 2002

(C) Lata Mangeshkar
(B) Pandit Jasraj
(C) Pandit Ravishankar
(D) Ustad Bismillah Khan

6. Who among is not a recipient of the Bharat Ratna Award?
Question Asked : IAS (Pre) 2005

(A) Ustad Bismillah Khan
(B) Satyajit Ray
(C) Lata Mangeshkar
(D) Raj Kapoor

7. Who is the first Indian actress to receive the ‘Padma Shri’ Award?
Question Asked : Uttarakhand UDA/LDA (Pre) 2007, IAS (Pre) 2002

(A) Smita Patil
(B) Nargis Dutt
(C) Meena Kumari
(D) Madhubala

8. Which agricultural scientist was awarded with Nobel Prize for Peace?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1996

(A) M.S. Swaminathan
(B) Norman Barlaug
(C) S. Chandrashekhar
(D) Hargovind Khurana

9. When did India cross China Population?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1996

(A) 2015
(B) 2017
(C) 2019
(D) Has not crossed

10. Which country will be the most populous in 2050?
Question Asked : MPPCS (Pre) 1996

(B) China
(A) India
(C) Nigeria
(D) Pakistan