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GST to rollout on July 1
- Июня 19, 2017

With less than a fortnight for roll out of Goods and Services Tax ( GST ), home buyers should brace themselves for a shock as flats nearing completion will now attract a tax of 12% as against the present service tax of 4.5%. "Businesses should not rush for migration". New businesses too need not rush. The Council also decided that for the first two months, tax will be payable based on a simple return (form GSTR-3B) containing summary of outward supplies which will be submitted before ... (more...)
Virginia Primaries: Gillespie wins close Republican race; Northam clinches Democratic Virginia Primaries: Gillespie wins close Republican race; Northam clinches Democratic
- Июня 19, 2017

Running on a left-leaning populist platform, he earned the backing of noted progressives like Sens. Bernie Sanders and Massachusetts Sen. Meanwhile, Northam's win capped off fierce competition on the Democratic side, where he faced off against former congressman Tom Perriello . (more...)
Two Britons treated for burns after Portuguese forest fires Two Britons treated for burns after Portuguese forest fires
- Июня 19, 2017

Some 60 forest fires broke out across the country during the night, with around 1,700 firefighters battling to put them out. Authorities said 47 people died when they were caught in the fire as they drove along a road in dense woodland between Figueiro Dos Vinhos and Castanheira de Pera. (more...)
Mastermind of Tehran Attack Has Been Killed: Iran Mastermind of Tehran Attack Has Been Killed: Iran
- Июня 19, 2017

The authorities say Iranian security forces killed the mastermind of the attacks on Saturday and that more than 50 suspects have been arrested around the country. He added that the mastermind of the operation, who had fled the country, was killed by Iranian security forces with help from friendly intelligence services. (more...)
Grenfell Tower relief effort has been effective, insists council leader
- Июня 19, 2017

Theresa May has assured residents that there will be a thorough investigation into the causes of the fire, and the Metropolitan Police have since opened a criminal investigation into the blaze. Yet at a meeting organised by local people on Saturday evening at Al Manar mosque, which is close to Grenfell Tower, residents spoke of their anger at being dispersed in different high-rise hotels from friends and neighbours, as well as a lack of information. (more...)
Confederation Cup: Ronaldo's Portugal held by Mexico
- Июня 19, 2017

After a stray touch in what is usually a scoring position for him, Ronaldo caught out the Mexican defence with a lovely reverse ball for Quaresma who showed composure to mug the goalkeeper and tap it home. KAZAN, Russia (AP ) - Portugal had a first-half goal against Mexico chalked off in the Confederations Cup after the action was reviewed on video. (more...)
Slain mother, daughters were found "face down in bed"; suspect charged
- Июня 19, 2017

Brinkman was taken into custody by Brunswick police at 5:24 a.m. Tuesday after about a nine-hour standoff at a home on Valley Forge Drive. Brinkman was with evidence linking him to the Stark County crime scene when officers arrested him Tuesday morning in Brunswick, Loeding said. (more...)
North Korea: US officials seized diplomatic package at JFK
- Июня 19, 2017

North Korea said its envoys were confronted by more than 20 cops and Homeland Security officers who used "physical violence" to snatch the package even though the diplomats had "a valid diplomatic courier certificate". government. Last week, North Korea returned United States university student Otto Warmbier to his family in a coma , more than a year after he was sentenced to 15 years' hard labour for stealing a propaganda item. (more...)
Mark Wahlberg leads red carpet for Transformers: The Last Knight premiere Mark Wahlberg leads red carpet for Transformers: The Last Knight premiere
- Июня 19, 2017

Of course, people need to remember that Bay said this exact same thing after the third ( Dark of the Moon ) and fourth ( Age of Extinction ) films in the Transformers franchise, but he returned anyway. Mark Wahlberg has confirmed that he is leaving the Transformers franchise after the upcoming fifth film, The Last Knight . On a lighter note, Wahlberg also showed his body's strength, revealing how he got in shape for the movie in just three weeks, right after wrapping "Patriots Day". (more...)
Juventus chase €30m City target in case Alex Sandro leaves
- Июня 19, 2017

Juventus director Beppe Marota has confirmed that Chelsea have submitted a €60m offer for the Brazilian left-back Alex Sandro . "But we know that we are competing with clubs that are in a position to offer wages that are not rational for us and players are always their own boss". (more...)
US Shoots Down Syrian Air Force Fighter
- Июня 19, 2017

Meanwhile, the Syrian army warned of the "dangerous repercussions" of the attack, stressing that such acts will not dissuade the Syrian army from carrying on with fighting the terrorist groups and restoring peace and security to all of Syria . (more...)
On climate, 'the U.S. is now left to a footnote'
- Июня 19, 2017

While acknowledging that Trump's ending of U.S. financing for developing countries affected by climate change was an important setback, he said France and other countries were looking at ways of compensating through multilateral development banks. (more...)
French polls predict Macron's party will secure large majority
- Июня 19, 2017

As the preliminary results show, the party has gained a large majority in the assembly. With its allies from MoDem centrist party, it is represented by 360 lawmakers, sparing the need to rely on other movements to pass legislation on labour codes, cut public expenditure by billions of euros, raise taxes on consumption and wealthy pensioners and invest more in training and innovative sectors. (more...)
Last chance to make peace, Ghani warns Afghan Taliban Last chance to make peace, Ghani warns Afghan Taliban
- Июня 19, 2017

The violence comes as a regional summit is scheduled for Tuesday in Afghanistan to promote peace, security and reconciliation. Rabbani survived an attack at the funeral of one of the protesters on Saturday , when a suicide bomb tore through a row of mourners and killed seven more people. (more...)
Theresa May Warned Over Northern Ireland Unionist Deal, Power Sharing
- Июня 19, 2017

The meetings came as time is running out for the parties to reach an agreement on restoring devolved government to Stormont, with the Government set to resume direct rule from Westminster if there is no deal by June 29. Sinn Fein's Northern Irish Assembly leader Michelle O'Neill will be among the guests, and issued a statement flagging her concerns with May over a "confidence and supply" deal with the Democratic Unionist Party. (more...)
Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation Trump tweet appears to confirm investigation
- Июня 19, 2017

A Department of Justice spokesperson declined to address what prompted the statement. The BBC reports that Deputy Attorney General, Rod Rosenstein , wrote a memo the White House used to justify the firing of the ex-FBI chief. Trump was reportedly sore at Sessions for recusing himself and setting this whole chain of events in motion. Mueller serves at the will and pleasure of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed him to head the inquiry. (more...)
Meet The DOJ Official Who Could Take Over The Trump Investigation Meet The DOJ Official Who Could Take Over The Trump Investigation
- Июня 19, 2017

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the president last month raising concerns over Comey's performance, but Trump later asserted that he had already made the decision himself to fire Comey. Mr Rosenstein had written a memo the White House used to justify the firing of Mr Comey, BBC reported . Citing unnamed sources, ABC reported Rosenstein told Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand she would have authority over the probe if he were to step aside. (more...)
London attack death toll rises to eight London attack death toll rises to eight
- Июня 19, 2017

At the time of the attack he was working in a London restaurant and continued to have contacts with his mother in Italy, which he visited previous year, Corriere wrote. Ignacio's father, Joaquin Echeverria, told The Associated Press that the family was flying to London on Tuesday to join other relatives. - Butt "infrequently" attended Jabir bin Zayd Islamic Centre in Barking, that mosque said in a statement. (more...)
Turkey not taking sides in Gulf dispute -media cites Turkish foreign minister
- Июня 19, 2017

In response, ICAO - a United Nations agency that regulates global air travel under the Chicago Convention - said it would host talks of ministers and senior officials from Qatar , the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt at its Montreal headquarters on Thursday to seek a "consensus-based solution" that addressed "current regional concerns". (more...)
Duncan Taylor says 'load more potential' for Scotland after Australia triumph
- Июня 19, 2017

Just five minutes later and the Wallabies responded when Folau scored. From the ensuing lineout, Foley put in a ideal cross-field kick to Folau, who in trademark style rose off the ground like a rocket and took a brilliant AFL-style catch over Tonks to score his second. (more...)

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