Khushwant Singh Questions And Answers

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In 1984, Khushwant Singh returned the honor of Padma Bhushan to the Indian government. What was the reason?
    • A. 

      He was unhappy with the treatment given to him by the Indian government.

    • B. 

      He was demanding the Bharat Ratna award in place of Padma Bhushan.

    • C. 

      He returned the honor as a protest to the Indian government against the storming of the Golden Temple by the Indian Army.

    • D. 

      He was renouncing his citizenship in India.

  • 2. 
    Khuswant Singh’s Saturday column With Malice towards One & All was published in which one of the following Newspapers?
    • A. 

      The Hindustan Times

    • B. 

      The Times of India

    • C. 

      The Hindu

    • D. 

      Mail Today

  • 3. 
    Consider the following statements on Khushwant Singh. i) He was born in the year 1915 in Hadali, Pakistan. ii) He began an eminent career as a journalist with All India Radio. iii) In the year 1974, Khushwant Singh was awarded the Padma Vibhushan. Choose the right option:
    • A. 

      All i, ii and iii are correct.

    • B. 

      Only i and ii are correct.

    • C. 

      Only ii and iii are correct.

    • D. 

      Only i and iii are correct.

  • 4. 
    Which among the following was NOT authored by Khushwant Singh?
    • A. 

      Train To Pakistan

    • B. 

      Delhi: A Novel

    • C. 

      I shall never Hear a Nightingale

    • D. 

      The Shadow Lines

  • 5. 
    He went to Singh's College of London to study which subject.
    • A. 

      Philosophy

    • B. 

      Literature

    • C. 

      Law

    • D. 

      History

  • 6. 
    Khushwant Singh was a__ before he joined All India radio as a journalist in 1951.
    • A. 

      Doctor

    • B. 

      Lawyer

    • C. 

      Teacher

    • D. 

      Singer

  • 7. 
    Khushwant Singh was married to whom?
    • A. 

      Komal

    • B. 

      Mala

    • C. 

      Kanwal

    • D. 

      Sujan

  • 8. 
    In which province of Pakistan was Khushwant Singh born?
    • A. 

      Punjab

    • B. 

      Balochistan

    • C. 

      Sindh

    • D. 

      Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

  • 9. 
    What is Khushwant Singh's pet name?
    • A. 

      Baloo

    • B. 

      Tiku

    • C. 

      Sheru

    • D. 

      Shalee

  • 10. 
    In which year was Khushwant Singh awarded Padma Vibhushan?
    • A. 

      2005

    • B. 

      2009

    • C. 

      2007

    • D. 

      2008

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