Kirti Delhi, India 226 Questions 325 Answers 23 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Kirti Asked: June 5, 20212021-06-05T13:14:59+05:30 2021-06-05T13:14:59+05:30In: UPSC PRELIMS What is Norilsk Russia known for? What is Norilsk Russia known for? general Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Ishu Innovative 370 Questions 228 Answers 176 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Best Answer Ishu Innovative 2021-06-08T14:16:25+05:30Added an answer on June 8, 2021 at 2:16 pm About Norilsk (Russia): Norilsk (Russia): In June, Russian President Vladimir Putin declared a state of emergency after a spill of over 20,000 tonnes of massive diesel reservoir at a power plant near the city of Norilsk into a Siberian river. It is regarded as the second-largest oil spill in modern Russian history in terms of volume. More Terms in news: Sinjar (Iraq): Turkey conducted “Operation Claw-Eagle,” hit suspected Kurdish rebels targets in several regions in Iraq’s north, including Sinjar. Nantz (Iran): It is one of the main underground uranium enrichment sites of Iran. It was in the news as On July an explosion and massive fire occurred at the nuclear centre which raised the question of security measures of nuclear sites. 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Cancel the best answer Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is E-Waste? Describe Narrow Band-Internet of Things (NB-IoT).