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Cabinet approves the establishment of the National Anti-profiteering Authority under GST

Cabinet approves the establishment of the National Anti-profiteering Authority under GST

The anti-profiteering measures are created to ensure that the full benefits of input tax credits and reduced GST rates on supply of goods or services flow to the consumers. There have been reports that many restaurants have not passed on the rate cut. A five-member committee, headed by cabinet secretary P K Sinha and comprising finance secretary Hasmukh Adhia , CBEC chairman Vanaja Sarna and chief secretaries from two states, has been asked to finalise the chairman and members of the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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University of MI student government backs divestment

University of MI student government backs divestment

The university, however, isn't likely to take up the matter. NOTE: This story was updated at 8:12 am to include portions of a written statement submitted by University of MI spokesman Rick Fitzgerald. Those who argued in favor of the resolution claimed that it wasn't targeting Israel, it was giving representation to the Palestinians. The resolution was passed to investigate divesting in Israel, after 10 previous attempts since 2002 had failed. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kuwait Airways 'Within Its Rights' To Ban Israeli - German Court

Kuwait Airways 'Within Its Rights' To Ban Israeli - German Court

A lawyer for the Israeli passenger called the verdict "deeply shocking". This verdict can not stand. Gelbart is the German counsel for The Lawfare Project, a New York-based litigation fund for Israelis who allege civil rights violations. A passenger sued the airline in 2016 after it refused to fly him from Frankfurt, Germany, to Bangkok via Kuwait City. It said it was unable to rule on Kuwaiti law, and that German law covered discrimination on the basis of only race, ethnicity or religion - ... Consulte Mais Informação

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La Mesa de la Unidad Democrática ha fallecido — Richard Blanco

La Mesa de la Unidad Democrática ha fallecido — Richard Blanco

Blanco reafirmó que la fracción que conforma junto al partido Vente Venezuela no está de acuerdo con la mesa de diálogo entre gobierno y oposición en República Dominicana. Por su parte, Henry Ramos Allup, el líder de Acción Democrática (AC), un partido muy cuestionado por sus colegas de la MUD porque sus gobernadores electos tomaron posesión ante la Asamblea Nacional Constituyente (ANC), en contra de las directrices de la cúpula opositora, ha apelado a superar esta división "innegable" ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Rússia aprova lei para registar media internacionais como agentes estrangeiros

Rússia aprova lei para registar media internacionais como agentes estrangeiros

Na sequência destas acusações, a emissora de televisão estatal russa RT foi esta semana obrigada a registar-se na América como "agente estrangeiro". A Radio Liberty já se tinha manifestado contra a nova lei russa, sublinhando que as restrições que sofre na Rússia já são muito maiores do que as que são aplicadas à RT nos Estados Unidos. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hariri free to leave: Saudi Arabia

Hariri free to leave: Saudi Arabia

Last week, French President Emmanuel Macron announced that he had an "informal contact" with Hariri, during his visit to Dubai, adding that France did not receive any request from Lebanese ex-prime minister to come to the country. At the time , Hariri accused Iran and its Lebanese ally Hezbollah of taking over his country and destabilising the broader region. "He leaves when he wants to", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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UIDAI nod to telecom companies' blueprint on new SIM re-verification modes

UIDAI nod to telecom companies' blueprint on new SIM re-verification modes

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has approved the blueprint to operationalise new modes like OTP for Aadhaar-based SIM re-verification of existing subscribers from first of next month. Additionally, consumers who cannot use any of these methods and also aren't able to visit the stores can also avail the facility to re-verify their numbers through iris-based biometric devices that will be provided at their doorsteps. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gillibrand: Bill Clinton should've resigned over sex affair

Gillibrand: Bill Clinton should've resigned over sex affair

Asked if the 42nd president needed to step down almost 20 years ago, Gillibrand told the New York Times: "Yes, I think that is the appropriate response". "Things have changed today, and I think under those circumstances there should be a very different reaction", she said, apparently nodding to the watershed conversation happening nationally in the USA on powerful men and sexual abuse. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shiv Sena MLA claims was offered 5 crore to join BJP

Shiv Sena MLA claims was offered 5 crore to join BJP

BJP spokesperson Madhav Bhandari on this claim said, "All these are baseless charges". Claiming that the Devendra Fadnavis regime was "perfectly stable", Bhandari said there was no need for his party to poach on Shiv Sena MLAs. This had increased the BJP's strength in the civic house to 82 versus the Shiv Sena's 85 and BJP leader and Lok Sabha MP Kirit Somaiya had said this would lead to the power equations in the BMC changing in their (BJP's) favour. Consulte Mais Informação

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Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG)

Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG) has had a 20-day average volume of 2,110,235 shares, with an average of 40% of short term indicators pointed at Buy. Harley-Davidson comprises approximately 1.4% of Tufton Capital Management's investment portfolio, making the stock its 29th biggest holding. Consulte Mais Informação

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Shut down Don Dale and reform juvenile justice: royal commission

Shut down Don Dale and reform juvenile justice: royal commission

Dylan Voller was one of the high-profile faces of the youths handcuffed, hooded and strapped to restraint chairs at Don Dale in the footage aired on TV previous year that sparked the inquiry. "For this I am sorry". "Only fundamental change and decisive action will break the seemingly inevitable cycle we have found of many children in care continuing to progress into the youth justice system and detention". Consulte Mais Informação

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Chicago Judge Throws Out 15 Convictions On Fears Police Reports Were Dishonest

Chicago Judge Throws Out 15 Convictions On Fears Police Reports Were Dishonest

The spokesperson for the Cook County State's Attorney's office said they will vacate the convictions of 15 defendants Thursday, all of which are connected to arrests made by one former Chicago police sergeant. Joshua Tepfer, the lead attorney representing the 15 men in the case, said police ignored complaints by residents about Watts and his officers. Gipson said Watts on three separate occasions planted heroin on him, and placed him under arrest. Consulte Mais Informação

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Why don't you question PM Modi on Rafale deal: Rahul Gandhi

Why don't you question PM Modi on Rafale deal: Rahul Gandhi

In another tweet, Rahul said, "Modiji, nice touch removing the suit, but what about the loot?" "I want to ask, why don't you question the Prime Minister over the Rafale deal", Mr. Reliance Defence Limited (RDL) has already said allegations regarding Rafale deal are "baseless and unfounded". Mr Gandhi also asked why no questions were put to the Prime Minister about BJP president Amit Shah's son Jay, whose company his party alleged has seen a quantum jump in turnover after the Modi government ... Consulte Mais Informação

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