It will be Modi's last Budget: Tharoor
SME Times News Bureau | 29 Jan, 2018
Known for his vibrant diction in English, Congress MP and writer Shashi Tharoor has often sent twitteratis looking for dictionaries but the writer of the just-released "Why I Am A Hindu," reinforced his sustained attack on the Hindutva ideology by making a direct attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and maintained that "this is going to be the last Budget" of the Modi government - all of this, bilingually, in Hindi and English.
India-Russia to sign deal for 48 Mi-17 choppers
SME Times News Bureau | 23 Jan, 2018
A contract for Mi-17V-5 helicopters, which was supposed to be signed last year, is now expected to be finalised soon, a top Russian official has said.
Nearly 4% of GDP is lost due to malnutrition: Report
SME Times News Bureau | 22 Jan, 2018
India loses about 4 per cent of GDP (gross domestic product) to malnutrition and the trend can be reversed by focusing "on production diversity as well as food fortification at a macro level", a research paper revealed on Sunday.
Mauritius India's largest FDI source in 2016-17
SME Times News Bureau | 20 Jan, 2018
A census conducted by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday showed that Mauritius was the largest source of FDI in India, followed by the US and the UK in 2016-17.