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Global News Scope for rationalisation of GST rates: Revenue Secretary Adhia
Author: 0 Scope for rationalisation of GST rates: Revenue Secretary Adhia

He explained the details of provisions related to transition credit. He said the Council will take a view on the definition of branding. He praised Union Finance Minister ArunJaitley and Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia for conducting GST process in an extremely democratic way allowing participation by everybody.

Author: 0 Activist probing Ivanka Trump supplier in China detained: NGO

Haifeng's wife reportedly received a call on Tuesday that she would no longer be able to speak with her husband, and China Labor Watch Executive Director Li Quiang said that he lost contact with the other two men over the weekend. Li Zhao and Hua Haifeng were blocked from leaving mainland China for Hong Kong in April and May - something that had never happened to his colleagues before, Li said.

Author: 0 Explosion Near Indian Embassy In Kabul, All Officials Safe

Official sources at the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi said that all staff at the Indian embassy were safe. A blast was reported in Kabul just fifty metres away from the the Indian embassy, several media reports said. Afghan police reported that the suicide vehicle bomb explosion killed several people and injured many others. Kabul province had the highest number of casualties in the first three months of 2017 thanks to multiple attacks in the city, with civilians bearing ...

Author: 0 Chelsea Manning takes her first steps of freedom

The leak, which Manning said she provided "to show the true cost of war", is considered to be the largest of its kind in US history. Manning was released from United States Disciplinary Barracks at Fort Leavenworth in Kansas around 3 a.m.

Global News CHSE Odisha To Announce 12th Arts, Commerce Result 2017 Today
Author: 0 CHSE Odisha To Announce 12th Arts, Commerce Result 2017 Today

Bhubaneswar: Click on orissaresults.nic.in and chseodisha.nic.in to access CHSE Odisha Plus Two Exam arts and commerce Results 2017, CHSE +2 Result, CHSE 12th Results 2017, Odisha +2 Results 2017, CHSE Odisha 12th Results 2017. The students who wish to apply for re-checking or re-addition of marks may do so within 15 days of the declaration of the result. Save the result/ mark statement obtained onlineStudents should save the copy and should also take a printout of the same.

Global News USA believes China is trying to stop North Korea tests
Author: 0 USA believes China is trying to stop North Korea tests

The latest launch on Monday was the third in three weeks. Beijing has significant influence over North Korea , 90 percent of whose trade is with China. The Security Council adopted two sanctions resolutions past year to ramp up pressure on Pyongyang and deny leader Kim Jong-Un the hard currency needed to fund his military programs.

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner taking 'heads down' approach

That information could have been a ploy by Moscow to spread false information or could have been exaggerated, CNN reported . "The Russians could be overstating their belief to influence", said one of the sources. "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News", Trump tweeted Tuesday morning.

Author: 0 Trump criticises Germany after Merkel questioned US reliability

A German foreign ministry spokesman, Martin Schaefer, stressed that India enjoys rapid economic growth and development and, with a current population of over 1.3 billion, "will soon be the most populous country on Earth". "We Europeans must really take our destiny into our own hands , of course in friendship with the United States, in friendship with Great Britain, with other neighbors wherever possible, also with Russian Federation ..." Modi and Merkel will address stalled talks on an ...

Global News Donald Trump Reportedly Ripped Mahmoud A New Abbashole
Author: 0 Donald Trump Reportedly Ripped Mahmoud A New Abbashole

Channel 2 News in Israel is reporting that President Donald Trump shouted at Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas during their meeting in Bethlehem last Tuesday. "We're all dancing on the Titanic", an unnamed top minister was quoted as saying. Channel 2 suggested that Tzipi Livni, the former foreign minister who heads a 5-member faction (Hatnua) inside the Zionist Union, could break away from Herzog and join Netanyahu, but noted that Livni is skeptical about ...

Global News Trump says he favors more money for health care
Author: 0 Trump says he favors more money for health care

He was also spotted chatting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel before the session began. Others' critiques of the president's trip have been more complicated. Stephen Miller, senior adviser to President Donald Trump, left, and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster walk from Marine One across the South Lawn to White House in Washington, Saturday, May 27, 2017 , as they return from Sigonella, Italy, with President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump .

Global News Up on the Roof, With Rep. Darrell Issa
Author: 0 Up on the Roof, With Rep. Darrell Issa

Mike Levin, a challenger to the incumbent for the 49th District, posted an image of Issa standing above a crowd of consitutents in Vista. Darrell Issa is planning to meet with hundreds of voters in his Southern California district this weekend, but he's going to friendly turf to do it.

Global News Court: Russian hacker can be extradited to US or Russia
Author: 0 Court: Russian hacker can be extradited to US or Russia

Russian Federation has also applied to have Nikulin extradited to Moscow in connection with a 2009 internet theft of 3,450 United States dollars. Justice Minister Robert Pelikan will have the final say on where Nikulin goes after Prague's High Court decides on his appeal.

Global News Sri Lanka seeks international help after deadly flooding, landslides
Author: 0 Sri Lanka seeks international help after deadly flooding, landslides

In the worst flood that Sri Lanka has seen since 2003, over 90 people killed and over 100 missing. The first Indian rescue ship, INS Krich arrived at the Colombo harbour. The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said 103 people were confirmed killed while another 113 were missing. "Many thousands are displaced and are trying to come to terms with what has happened with this huge deluge of water", Al Jazeera's Minelle Fernandez, reporting from the southern town of Agalawatte , said.

Global News BA, Iberia travelers face 3rd day of delays, cancellations
Author: 0 BA, Iberia travelers face 3rd day of delays, cancellations

Mr Cruz told the BBC on Monday the failure had been caused by a power surge that had "only lasted a few minutes" but the problem was that the back-up system had then not worked properly. Issuing an apology on Sunday, the airline's chief executive, Alex Cruz, admitted it had been "a disgusting time for our customers". Matt Buffey, its head of consumer protection, said: "The welfare of passengers must be the priority for any airline experiencing disruption and we fully expect all United ...

Author: 0 Iranian President mocks Trump administration, calls it 'intellectually' unstable

Reformists are set to control city councils in Iran's major cities, initial election results show, ending longstanding conservative dominance of local politics just days after moderate President Hassan Rouhani sailed to a second term. The US should end the "aggressive and terrorist operations against independent states" carried out with the assistance of "reactionary regimes" in the region, he said.

Author: 0 Wisconsin senator reacts to healthcare CBO report

Zody says the House - which approved the revised bill earlier this month - should have held the vote on the AHCA until after the revised CBO report was released. The CBO estimates that about half the population resides in states that would not request waivers, about one-third of the population resides in states that would make moderate changes to market regulations, and about one-sixth of the population resides in states that would obtain waivers.

Author: 0 Conservatives' lead halved ahead of election - Survation poll

A Conservative government would consult on a possible cap on social care costs, Theresa May has announced. This comes after analysis by Royal London showed that, under the original plans, those living in London, would on average, have to pay almost four-fifths the value of their home on social care costs before it becomes available for free.

Global News President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change
Author: 0 President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change

On Saturday, Mr Trump said in a Twitter post he would make a decision on whether to support the Paris climate deal next week. US President Donald Trump has reportedly told 'confidants, ' including the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, that he plans to leave a landmark global agreement on climate change .

Author: 0 May, Corbyn set out opposing EU 'no deal' stances

The Labour leader replied: "What is your estimate?" Corbyn emerged ahead in the biggest TV event of the general election campaign. Tim Farron has said Theresa May had a "car crash interview" and also attacked Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit stance following the pair's grillings by voters and Jeremy Paxman.

Author: 0 Is a Previously Unfathomable Rift Opening Up Between Jared Kushner and Trump?

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner was "more than willing to answer any and all questions" following reports of his meetings with Russian officials, according to a top United States official. When asked about revoking Kushner's national security clearance, Franken said that "I think we should look at that". The President, who significantly curtailed his presence on Twitter during his first worldwide tour - which took him to Saudi Arabia, Israel, ...

Author: 0 The G7 summit ends without United States commitment on Paris agreement

G7 leaders clashed on climate policy during their meeting in Taormina, Italy last week as U.S. President Donald Trump refused to endorse a global climate accord. If Trump bails on the agreement, which has been signed by 195 countries, he will do so over the objections of hundreds of major USA businesses. The reaction came after Trump said that the final decision on the ratification of climate deal would be decided next week.

Global News Macron, Putin hold 'frank' talks on Syria, Ukraine
Author: 0 Macron, Putin hold 'frank' talks on Syria, Ukraine

Putin said Macron proposed a framework for French and Russian anti-terror experts to meet and work together. Macron called the Russian state-backed outlets RT and Sputnik "agents of influence" that published lies about him during his campaign.

Author: 0 Teen Protected From Portland Attacker Thanks Her Defenders

Two of the men were killed. "You call it terrorism, I call it patriotism", Christian said. He made repeated outbursts in court. Then the public defender spoke to the judge, and Christian signed some documents. He wore a blue jail jumpsuit and didn't say anything other than to yell slogans. At the time, the attorney suspected the onset of mental health problems.

Author: 0 Iraqi forces push into three neighbourhoods in western Mosul

Snipers and suicide bombers fighting for the so-called " Islamic State " (IS) jihadist group targeted combatants and civilians alike in the Iraqi city of Mosul on Sunday. The fall of the city would, in effect, mark the end of the Iraqi half of the "caliphate" declared almost three years ago by Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi from Mosul .

Author: 0 UK opposition leader Corbyn says he would ensure Brexit deal

Corbyn emerged ahead in the biggest TV event of the general election campaign. He even dodged a question on whether he would abolish the British monarchy. The rivals will be questioned separately by Paxman before facing questions from the studio audience - which in previous debates has seen candidates face jeers and howls of laughter.

Author: 0 Modi meets Merkel at country retreat in Germany

She didn't mention Trump by name in the speech but alluded to the US President's first foreign trip, where he lambasted North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies for their defense expenditure and also labeled Germany "very bad" on trade. At the G-7 talks, he refused to recommit to the Paris climate agreement crafted in 2015 under former President Barack Obama. Characteristically, Schulz has taken a more direct tone in his criticism than the soft-spoken Merkel, calling Trump's policies ...

Author: 0 IShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Short Interest Update

Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF's Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -91.80. Readings may range from 0 to -100. A reading between 0 and -20 would indicate an overbought situation. Generally, the RSI is considered to be oversold when it falls below 30 and overbought when it heads above 70. A CCI reading above +100 would imply that the stock is overbought and possibly ready for a correction.

Author: 0 UK PM May says prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal

Media captionTheresa May and Jeremy Corbyn were questioned live on TV ahead of the general election. The Prime Minister insisted that she was determined to take on hard issues and do the right thing for the country. special forces had been a "tragedy". Mr Corbyn also condemned the abuse of presenter Emma Barnett online, some of which was apparently anti-Semitic, and costed the policy at £4.8 billion by the end of the next parliament, scheduled to end in 2022.

Global News Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89
Author: 0 Zbigniew Brzezinski, Carter's National Security Adviser, Dies at 89

We are remembering my father tonight with the love of his life who inspired him and shared in his wonderful life over six decades. -China relations and in USA national security and human rights. During the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, Brzezinski believed negotiations were going nowhere and started pushing for military action. While he was skeptical of Soviet motives and objectives, Brzezinski nurtured a diplomatic friendship between the United States and China, which culminated in a trip ...

Global News South Africa's rand weakens on reports Zuma survived exit push
Author: 0 South Africa's rand weakens on reports Zuma survived exit push

Citing two unnamed sources with direct knowledge of the meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC), News24 said Zuma had survived a heated NEC meeting that lasted late into the night. The NEC does not usually vote on issues and relies on convincing members to reach a final decision. Zuma has faced calls to resign since March past year when the nation's top court ruled that he "failed to uphold, defend and respect the constitution" because he didn't abide by a directive from the ...

Global News Krauthammer: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Krauthammer: Why Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Trump and the Saudi monarch chastised Iran, with the president stating that Tehran had for decades "fueled the fires of sectarian conflict and terror". It later annexed east Jerusalem in a move never recognised by the global community. "We're all dancing on the Titanic", an unnamed top minister was quoted as saying.

Author: 0 Warriors' Mike Brown on Cavs connections: 'Circle of life'

I have seen both Jordan and James up close , at their pinnacle, and it is praise of one, not criticism of the other, to say I'd prefer the bigger, more versatile LeBron on my team . 1959-1966 - Boston wins the NBA Finals Championship for eight consecutive years. "Wednesday, we'll get some shooting in and go over a couple things if we can".

Global News Russian ministers in Egypt discuss Libya and Syria conflicts
Author: 0 Russian ministers in Egypt discuss Libya and Syria conflicts

A group affiliated with Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the crash of the Airbus A321 operated by a Russian carrier that was bringing holidaymakers home from a resort on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. The Egyptian president expressed Cairo's keenness to consolidate partnership with Russian Federation in economic, commercial and industrial fields.

Author: 0 Texas 'bathroom bill' fading as legislative session wraps up

His comments were published just after the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released a cost estimate of the House-passed American Health Care Act (AHCA) Wednesday that projects that 23 million more people would be left without health insurance over the next decade if the measure became law.

Global News Trump may roll back Obama opening with Cuba
Author: 0 Trump may roll back Obama opening with Cuba

Despite promises made on during his campaign, new intelligence suggests Trump will not undo two years worth of openings and engagements, which were started by President Barack Obama. "I am confident that President Trump will treat Cuba like the dictatorship it is and that our policy going forward will reflect the fact that it is not in the national interest of the United States for us to be doing business with the Cuban military", Rubio told the Miami Herald.

Author: 0 Indian PM on climate: would be 'crime' to spoil environment

The turnabout came after President Donald Trump publicly bashed North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies for not spending enough on the military alliance and confronted Germany over its trade surpluses with the USA and other trading partners.

Author: 0 Putin set to visit France in hope of mending strained ties

The use of chemical weapons in Syria , gay rights and Russian media coverage of the recent French presidential election were high on the agenda during talks Monday between new French President Emmanuel Macron and Russia's Vladimir Putin .

Author: 0 White House communications director resigns amid tensions

White House Director of Communications Mike Dubke has resigned , just three months after his appointment. Controversy over the Russian Federation issue deepened after Trump fired FBI Director James Comey earlier this month, leading to allegations by critics that the president sought to hamper the agency's probe into the matter.