Current Affairs » November 2020 » Unilever To Introduce Mouthwash Formulation
→ Amazon has launched its flagship leadership development programme ‘Amazon Future Builders Program’ for students enrolled in premier B-Schools in India.
→ Bharat Biotech International Ltd plans to enrol 1,000-2,000 participants each in metros like Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Kolkata for phase 3 trials of its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin.
→ Harley-Davidson India will continue its India Operations beyond January 2021.
→ Her Majesty Gyalyum Sangay Choden Wangchuck, Queen Mother of Bhutan, was announced as the individual laureate for the 2020 United Nations Population Award.
→ Hyderabad boy Agastya Jaiswal has claimed himself to be the first Indian student to complete his graduation at the young age.
→ India is the only country among G20 nations which is on track to meet what it had promised in 2015 under the Paris Agreement on climate change.
→ Indiabulls Housing Finance’s Board has approved the appointment of Dinabandhu Mohapatra as an independent director of the company for 3 years, with effect from 23 Nov 2020.
→ Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Ashok Kumar has been appointed the new Director General of Police (DGP) of Uttarakhand.
→ PM Narendra Modi has informed that the country is moving forward with the goal of reducing its carbon footprint by 30 to 35 per cent.
→ Popular television actor Leena Acharya passes away on November 21, 2020, in Delhi.
→ Prime minister Narendra Modi launched ‘Har Ghar Nal Yojna’ for Sonbhadra and Mirzapur in Vindhya region of Uttar Pradesh via video conference.
→ Telugu poet, writer and journalist Devi Priya died here after brief illness at NIMS hospital on 21 Nov.
→ The Comptroller & Auditor General of India Girish Chandra Murmu has been elected as External Auditor of Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU), Geneva for three years.
→ The Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) has been recognised by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) as a part of the World Wide Radio Navigation System (WWRNS) for operation in the Indian Ocean Region.
→ The RBI has imposed a penalty of over ₹5.78 cr on 6 entities including Punjab National Bank, PhonePe Pvt. Ltd and Sodexo SVC India Pvt. Ltd for non-compliance of regulatory guidelines.
→ Three Bollywood films – ‘Thappad,’ ‘Chhapaak,’ and ‘Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan,’ – have been nominated for Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (AACTA).
→ Unilever will bring to India its mouthwash formulation, which, it claims, will reduce 99.9% of coronavirus after 30 seconds of rinsing.
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