Ranks & Reports

  • Chennai ranks among top 5 in digital payment transactions in 2022: Report

    According to a report by payment services firm Worldline India, Chennai has become one of the leading cities for digital payment transactions in 2022 in the country. As per the report, the capital city has made 14.3 million transactions with...

    Published On April 20th, 2023
  • NSE Indices launches India’s first-ever REITs and InvITs index

    NSE Indices Limited introduced the Nifty REITs & InvITs Index, the first of its kind in India, designed to monitor the performance of publicly listed and traded Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs) at the National...

    Published On April 14th, 2023
  • 26 % of world’s population does not have safe drinking water: UNESCO report

    A report presented by UNESCO at the UN 2023 Water Conference in New York reveals that a significant portion of the world's population still does not have access to safe drinking water and adequate sanitation. The report indicates that 26%...

    Published On March 25th, 2023
  • ‘Human Rights Issues’ in India: US Report

    In an annual report on human rights practices in India, the United States State Department has highlighted challenges to freedom of expression, cases of arbitrary arrests and detentions, extrajudicial killings, the confiscation and destruction of property without due process, discrimination...

    Published On March 22nd, 2023
  • Global Terrorism Index – India ranked 13th, topped by Afghanistan

    Afghanistan remains the country most impacted by terrorism for the fourth consecutive year, despite attacks and deaths falling by 75 per cent and 58 per cent, respectively, the tenth Global Terrorism Index (GTI) report showed. India ranked 13th on the...

    Published On March 20th, 2023
  • Literacy rate in India: Bihar lowest at 61.8%, Kerala highest at 94%

    According to the data shared by the Ministry of Education, Bihar (61.8 %) has the lowest literacy, followed by Arunachal Pradesh (65.3 %) and Rajasthan (66.1 %). Kerala has the highest literacy rate in India at 94%, followed by Lakshadweep...

    Published On March 18th, 2023
  • Knight Frank releases wealth report 2023

    Knight Frank, a global real estate consultancy, released its Wealth Report 2023, which provides insights into the trends and performance of the prime residential property market across the world. Among Indian respondents, the consultant said 88 per cent saw a...

    Published On March 13th, 2023
  • Uttarakhand’s Rudraprayag, Tehri top landslide index: ISRO report

    Rudraprayag and Tehri the two districts in Uttarakhand are facing the highest risk of landslides, according to satellite data collected over the past two decades. Data collected by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has highlighted that Rudraprayag and Tehri...

    Published On March 11th, 2023
  • India on 108th Position in Electoral Democracy Index 2023

    India at 108th Position in Electoral Democracy Index 2023 India has now been ranked at the 108th spot globally for electoral democracy, far behind nations like Tanzania, Bolivia, Mexico, Singapore, and even Nigeria, which comes in at a modest 91st...

    Published On March 6th, 2023
  • 31 Indian states have implemented ‘PM CARES for Children’ scheme: ILO-UNICEF report

    An ILO-UNICEF report on Social Protection for Children said 31 Indian states have implemented the national ' PM CARES for Children ' scheme launched during the pandemic with 10,793 full orphans (children who have lost both parents) and 151,322 half-orphans...

    Published On March 6th, 2023