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GST Inches Closer To Victory, Lok Sabha Clears 4 Crucial Bills

GST Inches Closer To Victory, Lok Sabha Clears 4 Crucial Bills

The Lok Sabha today passed four key Goods and Services Tax Bills, rejecting amendments moved by the opposition. He said that the Centre and states are together prepared for implementation of the "...

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Ivanka to be special assistant to Trump

The White House says it will disclose details early Friday evening about the finances of top staff members. Kushner , the president's senior adviser, and Ivanka Trump, Kushner's wife and the presid...

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SpaceX launches first recycled rocket

Re-using rockets will save on manufacturing costs. Previously, the first stage of the rocket for the SES-10 mission flew in a cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station cargo for th...

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London terror attack suspect acted alone says police

Assistant Deputy Police Commissioner Mark Rowley said the attacker, Khalid Masood, went by several aliases but was born Adrian Russell Ajao . "We remain keen to hear from anyone who knew Khalid Ma...

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Meeting with China's president next week will be 'very difficult'

President Trump will host Xi for two days at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Chinese President Xi Jenping and U.S. President Donald Trump will meet in Palm Beach next week. From 2001 to 2016, US e...

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Global Hot Air Balloons Market Survey Report With CAGR Forecast (2017-2022)

Information about the numerous factors and their influence on the global market and its segments is also mentioned in the Potassium Hexacyanoferrate report . In addition, the overall market poten...

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Encana Corp (ECA) Given Hold Rating at Desjardins

The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 1.59 and the short float is around of 1.81%. A number of other research analysts have also weighed in on ECA. The firm also recently announced...

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"We deeply apologize": Google bows to advertiser pressure with new hate controls

Last week, global companies-including Mercedes-Benz and McDonald's-found their ads next to controversial content on Google properties like YouTube. " Google is caught between a rock and a hard pl...

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Donald Trump was leader in effort to secure Brexit, says White House

Twice in the last two days, Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill have sent letters to President Donald Trump laying out their terms for negotiating across the aisle on health care. 'We're not going to...

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Forget tax reform, Republicans will be lucky to keep the government funded

That bill faced certain defeat due to Republican opponents, including the conservative Freedom Caucus. On Tuesday, Trump told senators attending a White House reception that he expected lawmakers to...

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Trump takes next step: tax reform

Despite a frantic effort by President Trump and Ryan, the ultraconservative Freedom Caucus rejected the bill for not going far enough in repealing Obamacare provisions, while moderate conservatives ...

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Is Trump gutting Meals on Wheels? His budget director says no

While the block grants fund only a small portion of Meals on Wheels' operations nationwide, Bertolette said some of the group's 5,000 branches rely on the money to dole out food to people. One-third o...

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Will Westinghouse Bankruptcy Leave Cranberry Reeling?

Will Westinghouse Bankruptcy Leave Cranberry Reeling?

SCANA made a similar announcement Wednesday morning in a prepared release that included VC Summer co-owner Santee Cooper. The company said its global operations won't be affected by the bankruptcy f...

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South Africa's ANC divided, Zuma weakened by cabinet reshuffle

Zuma. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who is seen as a likely candidate to succeed Zuma as the ruling party's leader at its conference in December, called Gordhan's firing unacceptable, the broadc...

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UK Government in Laptop Cabin Baggage Ban

UK Government in Laptop Cabin Baggage Ban

The officials briefed reporters on the condition they not be identified publicly, despite President Donald Trump's repeated insistence that anonymous sources should not be trusted. and United Kingdom ...

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General Electric's CEO Takes Aim at President Trump's Approach to Climate Change

Climate activists expressed concern the new US position would jeopardise negotiations to implement the Paris agreement , which are set to be completed in 2018, and urged the European Union to step ...

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South Africa's President Zuma Fires Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, Sparking Backlash

South Africa's President Zuma Fires Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, Sparking Backlash

The timing of the reshuffle in the early hours of Friday, with 10 out of 35 ministers losing their jobs in all, was created to reduce the impact on financial markets. His firing "can have quite signif...

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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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