GS1: Geography 

GS2: Polity  

GS2: Health      

  • Poshan Abhiyaan needs a boost: study (TH) India is unlikely to meet targets set under the ambitious Poshan Abhiyaan or National Nutrition Mission (NNM) for reduction in prevalence of stunting and other targets.

GS3: Economy   

GS3: Environment     

  • Explained: What are desalination plants and what is their feasibility? (IE) A desalination plant turns salt water into water that is fit to drink. The most commonly used technology used for the process is reverse osmosis where an external pressure is applied to push solvents from an area of high-solute concentration to an area of low-solute concentration through a membrane.

GS3: Disaster Management  

  • National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) fully prepared for Cyclonic Storm "NIVAR" (PIB) Cyclonic Storm "NIVAR" is centred about 380 km East-Southeast of Puducherry and 430 km Southeast of Chennai.  Cyclone "NIVAR" is very likely to intensify further into a severe cyclonic storm during the next 12 hours and is very likely to cross Tamil Nadu and Puducherry coasts between Karaikal and Mamallapuram around Puducherry during late evening of 25th November, as a severe cyclonic storm, with a wind speed of 100-110 kmph gusting to 120 kmph.

PIB Corner    
"PM to inaugurate RE-Invest 2020 on 26 November (PIB) - Also cover a brief about status of renewable energy in India" Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate the virtual 3rd Global Renewable Energy Investment Meeting and Expo (RE-Invest 2020), on 26 November 2020 at 5:30 PM. The summit is organised by the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy and will be held from 26 – 28 November 2020.