India has been ranked ______ in the Nature Index 2020.
Correct Answer : b ) 12thExplanation :
- Nature Index is compiled by Nature Research. The 2020 index is topped by US, followed by China and Germany.
- India's overall ranking is 12th in the index.
- The three autonomous institutes under the Department of Science and Technology which are in top 30 selected Indian Insitutions are Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS), Kolkata at 7th position, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore at 14th position and S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata at 30th position.
Hence, the correct answer is (b).
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