Category The Hindu

A register by the people

• India recorded a marginal increase in forest cover, according to the India State of Forest Report 2017. • Around the same time this report was released, the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change released a draft National Forest…

Measuring excellence: on NIRF rankings

• National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) published by the Human Resource Development Ministry, as the National Institutional Ranking Framework, 2018, should be viewed mainly as a proposition that data make it possible to assign objective credentials to some aspects of…