1. In 1970, who became the first recipient of the Dadasaheb Phalke Award ?
  2. Bomakai and Sambalpuri saris are native of which state ?
  3. `Akbarnama', a biographical account of Mughal ruler Akbar, was authored by ?
  4. Which among the following is not a mammal ?
  5. Which city is known as the `Big Apple' ?
  6. Who was the first Indian to win All England Open Badminton Championships Singles title ?
  7. On which river is Bhakra Nangal Dam, the highest gravity dam in world, is constructed ?
  8. Apart from Delhi, which other Union Territory has its own elected Vidhan Sabha and the executive council of ministers headed by a Chief Minister ?
  9. On 2nd July 1972, with which Pakistani leader did Indira Gandhi sign Shimla Agreement ?
  10. Which freedom fighter highlighted the drain of India's wealth into Britain, in his book `Poverty and Un-British Rule in India' in 1901 ?
Answers :
  1. Devika Rani Roerich
  2. Orissa
  3. Abul Fazl
  4. Shark
  5. New York
  6. Prakash Padukone
  7. Sutlej
  8. Pondicherry
  9. Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
  10. Dadabhai Naoroji