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Lok Sabha passes all four bills related to GST

Lok Sabha passes all four bills related to GST

Also, the requirement of registration of debit/credit card for payment of tax with the GST-Network has been omitted from the payment rules. He said the goods will become slightly cheaper after the mul...

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EU Signals Flexibility on Handling of Brexit

Draft guidelines obtained by the Associated Press say that the European Union and Britain must first "settle the disentanglement" of Britain from the bloc but added that "an overall understanding on t...

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India has a new biggest telco thanks to $23BN merger

If the Vodafone and the Idea Cellular shareholding in the combined entity is not equal after four years, Vodafone will sell down shares in combined entity to equalise its shareholding to that of t...

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Trump Will Host China's President In Florida On April 6

Lin Ho-ming (林鶴明) was responding reporters' questions on whether the US will brief Taiwan on the main content of the talks between the two leaders after their April 6-7 meeting in Florida. A successfu...

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White House cautions Israel on 'unrestrained' settlement building

Since the 1993 peace agreement between Israel and Palestine, the number of settlements has increased more than threefold, threatening the viability of a two-state solution. There are 126 Israeli set...

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Which insiders are trading Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)?

Which insiders are trading Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)?

Huntington Bancshares's quarterly revenue was up 39.3% on a year-over-year basis. However, the company's most recent quarter increase of 49.7% looks attractive. The return on equity ratio or ROE stand...

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Netherlands Fires Danny Blind After Loss to Bulgaria

In the Netherlands' last 15 qualifiers, be it for Euros or World Cup, their only wins have come against Kazakhstan, Latvia , Belarus and Luxembourg . In Group H, Bosnia-Herzegovina also went on a ...

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US House Speaker Ryan understands Trump's frustration on health bill

In an interview , Corker said: "It's not the kind of thing the leader, speaker of the House should be saying". Pelosi and other Democrats strongly dispute that claim, and say the ACA needs to be imp...

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Space X successfully launches second-hand Falcon 9

SpaceX refurbished and tested the 15-story booster, still sporting its nine original engines. SpaceX in December 2015 landed an orbital rocket after launch for the first time, a feat it has now re...

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Elon Musk's SpaceX Launches its First Recycled Rocket

It was the first time SpaceX founder Elon Musk tried to fly a booster that soared before on an orbital mission. He was at a loss for words after the booster landed on the bull's-eye of the oce...

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Trump walks out before signing executive orders

Despite Trump's campaign rhetoric, Ross said the report would not focus extensively on currency manipulation, which is under the purview of the U.S. "It's the fact that the domestic workers and the ...

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Xi-Trump meeting to set course of bilateral ties: China

The first meeting between Xi and Trump, who last month had a phone conversation, will take place against the backdrop of increasing tension over issues such as trade, North Korea and the disputes that...

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One person remains in custody over Westminster attack

Detailed police analysis reveals that Masood's attack started last Wednesday at (GMT) 14:40:08 on the Westminster Bridge, when he drove his marauding vehicle on the pavement full of people, killing th...

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Trump grants approval for controversial Keystone XL Pipeline

On Friday, the State Department said Keystone does advance USA interests, by improving access to a "dependable supply of crude oil". On January 24, the president authorized a presidential memoran...

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Internet Erupts After United Airlines Boots Girls for Wearing Leggings

Delta , one of United's competitors, also had some fun with the controversy, tweeting on Monday: "Flying Delta means comfort". It seems a United Airlines gate attendant banned some teen girls fro...

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A's stance on Raiders move: Not fair to Oakland's passionate fans

A's stance on Raiders move: Not fair to Oakland's passionate fans

When they needed something to hang their hat on, it was us who was there. "But, economically, it is probably in the best interests of Oakland", said Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf. "The fans are passion...

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Zuma's cabinet reshuffle causes South African chaos

Zuma's cabinet reshuffle causes South African chaos

ANC's secretary-general, Gwede Mantashe, on Friday said he was "uncomfortable" with the process used to remove Gordhan . The ANCYL was responding to President Jacob Zuma's reshuffling of his Cabi...

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Chaffetz: Flynn's Immunity Request 'Doesn't Look Good'

Chaffetz: Flynn's Immunity Request 'Doesn't Look Good'

They noted, however, that the offer was "wildly preliminary". Ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee Rep. Adam Schiff, D. It was unclear from that tweet whether he was advising the J...

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Indiana Senate's $32.1 billion budget doesn't include proposed cigarette tax

Indiana Senate's $32.1 billion budget doesn't include proposed cigarette tax

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana Gov. The comments from the new governor come as the legislative session is entering its final weeks and lawmakers are negotiating a two-year state budget, as well as an i...

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Venezuelan Political Crisis Grows After High Court Dissolves Congress

Venezuelan Political Crisis Grows After High Court Dissolves Congress

The Supreme Court measure may actually come as good news for some foreign oil companies, spooked by the opposition's warning that investment deals bypassing Congress would not be valid. The Assembly's...

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SpaceX has successfully launched the first ever re-used rocket

In April past year, the same rocket delivered an unmanned Dragon cargo ship to space destined for the International Space Station before returning to the barge for a smooth touchdown. SpaceX granted ...

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Comcast says it will not sell customer browsing histories

These rules that we're talking about are rules that we fought for precisely because folks like Comcast , Verizon and AT&T have already been caught red-handed in the act of collecting and storing an...

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Toshiba says it can erase negative net worth in a year

Actually, the Westinghouse bankruptcy is the sequel of the losses the company has faced since the 2015 accounting scandal. According to township statistics, more than 300 Westinghouse workers li...

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Vettel, Hamilton motivated by potential close duel

Vettel, Hamilton motivated by potential close duel

When Vettel came in for his pit stop he came our right in front of the Red Bull and Ferrari, fended off Verstappen, and promptly drove away. I want be closer with cars, more close wheel-to-wheel battl...

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GST Council clears draft rules; Next meeting on May 18-19

GST Council clears draft rules; Next meeting on May 18-19

Because the four bills have been presented as "money bills", the Rajya Sabha, where the government is in a minority, can only suggest changes. The Constitutional Amendment only reaffirmed a commitment...

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Analyst Research and Recommendations: General Electric Company (GE), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

Freeport-McMoRan Inc has a 10-day call/put volume ratio of 2.17 at the International Securities Exchange (ISE), Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), and NASDAQ OMX PHLX (PHLX), which tops three-four...

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Trump executive orders tackle trade abuses ahead of meeting with Chinese president

The second executive order , spearheaded by Peter Navarro, director of the White House National Trade Council, will deal with "a long-festering problem" by tightening enforcement and collection of an...

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Trump will pay $25 million to settle Trump University lawsuits

Trump will pay $25 million to settle Trump University lawsuits

A federal judge in San Diego on Friday approved an agreement under which President Donald Trump will pay $25 million to settle long-simmering lawsuits over his now-defunct Trump University. Students s...

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Qatar Airways switches off headquarters lights for Earth Hour

Starting in Samoa and ending 24 hours later in The Cook Islands, people in 184 countries will send the message calling for action to protect the planet. "We are seeing it across the globe, from the Gr...

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Elon Musk's SpaceX launches recycled rocket in historic first

A (used) Falcon 9 rocket lifted off from the historic Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida Thursday at 6:27 p.m. Reusing rockets is essential for companies like SpaceX that want...

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Exelixis, Inc. (EXEL) EVP Sells $144701.68 in Stock

The number of shares traded in the last trading session was 2.77 Million. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . CIBC began cover...

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Democrats edge closer to Senate filibuster of Gorsuch

McCaskill, like other Democrats, said she is against Gorsuch because of his past rulings on the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals against a truck driver in an employment case; his refusal during his con...

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South Africa: Zuma sacks anti-graft finance minister

South Africa: Zuma sacks anti-graft finance minister

Fired Indian-origin South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan today dismissed as "absolute nonsense" an intelligence report which President Jacob Zuma used to sack him. But support for Zuma's...

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Top Democrat on House panel says he has seen controversial intel reports

On Friday afternoon at approximately 2:25 PM ET Rep. Adam Schiff arrived at the White House to review the same material his Republican counterpart California Rep. After reading them, Cohen-Watnick mad...

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European Union offers pre-Brexit trade talks, tough on transition

European Council President Donald Tusk has today laid out the draft negotiating guidelines for the upcoming Brexit talks after Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50 . But time will be s...

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