|A.||Hormusji N Cama
|C.||Riyadh Mathew||D.||None of the above|
Explanation:Riyadh Mathew, the director of Malayala Manorama, has been appointed as the new Chairman of Press Trust of India (PTI). He succeeded Hormusji N. Cama.
|A.||Translation and Interpreting: Connecting worlds|
|B.||Enthusiasm in translation and interpreting
|C.||Translate with respect for everyone
|D.||Working together with joy
Explanation:The International Translation Day (ITD) is observed every year on September 30 to show the solidarity of the worldwide translation community in an effort to promote the translation profession among all the people and not only in one country but in the entire world. The 2016 theme is “Translation and Interpreting: Connecting worlds”.
|A.||Mahesh Rangarajan||B.||M. L. Mehta
Explanation:Shakti Sinha, the retired IAS officer, has been appointed as the new director of Nehru Memorial Museum & Library (NMML). The post was lying vacant since 2015.
Explanation:The noted music director and violinist, Uttam Singh has been named for 2016 Lata Mangeshkar Award for Lifetime Achievement for his contributions in the field of music by the Maharashtra government. The award carries a citation, a trophy and Rs. 5 lakh in cash.
|D.||Shanti Prasad Sahu
Explanation:The telugu author and eminent scholar, Prof. Kolakaluri Enoch has been honoured with the 29th Moortidevi Award 2015 for his novel “Ananta Jeevanam”. The novel portrays the struggle of a weak, downtrodden and common man from Rayalseema in the face of a cyclone.