IMF expects India to play more role in Indo-Pacific growth
SME Times News Bureau | 21 Apr, 2018
The International Monetary Fund expects India's role in the Indo-Pacific region's development to continue to expand because of its robust growth, but it has to carry out more trade reforms, Ken Kang, the deputy director in IMF's Asia Pacific Department said on Friday.
PM to inaugurate UP Investor's Summit Wednesday
SME Times News Bureau | 20 Feb, 2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate two–day Uttar Pradesh Investors’ Summit 2018 in Lucknow on Wednesday.
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.