• CBEC issues clarification regarding GST for restaurants
CBEC issues clarification regarding GST for restaurants

If the GST rate on sanitary napkins were to be reduced from 12% to 5%, it will further accentuate the tax inversion and result in even higher accumulated ITC, with correspondingly higher finical costs on account of fund blockage and associated administrative cost of refunds, putting domestic manufacturers at even greater dis-advantage vis-à-vis imp...

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  • Gangnam Style is no longer the most viewed YouTube video ever
Gangnam Style is no longer the most viewed YouTube video ever

The South Korean track had been the site's most popular video for the last five years, forcing the company to rewrite its play counter after it exceeded the maximum possible views. The film clip for the track, which features Charlie Puth , serves as a tribute to the franchise's star Paul Walker , who tragically died in a auto accident in 2013.

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  • US Test Fires THAAD Missile Defense System, Hitting 14 Out of 14
US Test Fires THAAD Missile Defense System, Hitting 14 Out of 14

US missile defense capabilities were demonstrated today in a first of a kind intercept of an Intermediate-Range Ballistic Missile (IRBM) target by the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense ( THAAD ) system. The U.S. had begun installing a THAAD battery in South Korea earlier this year, but the South Korean government suspended its deployment ...

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  • Islamic State gunmen say its leader is dead
Islamic State gunmen say its leader is dead

According to the Iraqi news agency al-Sumaria News, ISIS circulated a brief statement through its media in the (IS-held) town of Tal Afar in the west of Mosul, confirming the killing of its leader al-Baghdadi without giving further details.

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  • Woman charged with animal cruelty for leaving dog in hot vehicle
Woman charged with animal cruelty for leaving dog in hot vehicle

The Orlando Sentinel reports 65-year-old Gloria J. Daniels was arrested Sunday and charged with animal cruelty. Daniels later told police she was in the hospital for an hour, but an animal control officer said it was about three hours. Blumberg left the dog in the vehicle, which was not running, for 30 minutes, according to the statement. Blu...

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  • Ofcom to introduce cap on mobile spectrum control ahead of airwaves auction
Ofcom to introduce cap on mobile spectrum control ahead of airwaves auction

Ofcom will introduce a cap on the amount of mobile spectrum any network can control ahead of an auction of airwaves to support the expansion of 4G and 5G. With smartphones and tablets using even more data, people need a choice of fast and reliable mobile networks. He said Three, which has previously threatened to take Ofcom to court over the issu...

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  • Israel's Labor elects Gabbay as party leader
Israel's Labor elects Gabbay as party leader

The next national election isn't scheduled until late 2019, but opinion polls indicate Labor could win just 10 to 15 seats in the 120-seat parliament, making it Israel's fourth- or even fifth-largest party. Jerusalem-born Gabbay, the son of immigrants from Morocco, does not have a seat in the current parliament and so in his victory speech he asked...

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  • Virat will be consulted on new coach, insists Ganguly
Virat will be consulted on new coach, insists Ganguly

Ganguly also explained how former West Indies cricketer Phil Simmons could not be interviewed for the high-profile role. The committee comprising VVS Laxman , Saurav Ganguly and Sachin Tendulkar had postponed the announcement after interviewing all of them.

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  • Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT) Trading 7.9% Higher on Insider Buying Activity
Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT) Trading 7.9% Higher on Insider Buying Activity

Globalstar, Inc. provides mobile satellite services (MSS), including voice and data communications services globally through satellite. Globalstar, Inc. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage invested in 0% or 5,138 shares. Moreover, Great West Life Assurance Co Can has 0% invested in Globalstar, Inc. (NYSEMKT:GSAT). Solus Alternative Asset Lp reported 3.00M shar...

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  • Iraqi army pushes to eliminate last IS pockets in Mosul
Iraqi army pushes to eliminate last IS pockets in Mosul

Maliki, who stills wields huge power through the Dawa Party and State of Law Coalition, also thanked the US-led global anti-ISIS coalition forces who "supported our military effort". Summary: "Talking to TOI on Monday, Gurpinder Kaur, sister of one of the abducted Indian youths Manjinder Singh, said, "This was the most-awaited message from our gove...

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  • Indian in United States pleads guilty to financing top al-Qaeda terrorist
Indian in United States pleads guilty to financing top al-Qaeda terrorist

Mohammad and three co-defendants were charged in 2015 with conspiring to funnel money to Anwar al Awlaki and a Yemen-based affiliate of al Qaeda to support of attacks on US forces. A year later, Yahya Farooq Mohammad was also charged with offering an undercover Federal Bureau of Investigation agent $15,000 to kidnap and kill US District Judg...

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  • Chelsea Start Ball Rolling For Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
Chelsea Start Ball Rolling For Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Dortmund returned to pre-season training on Friday and the close proximity of the 2017-2018 campaign means Aubameyang has limited time remaining in which to make a move away, according to Zorc. Lukaku dumped Chelsea for Manchester United . This follows up from the story in Spanish publication AS which reported that the West London club are ready...

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  • Glasgow play park shooting victim photo issued
Glasgow play park shooting victim photo issued

He died in hospital yesterday. A 23-year-old man remains in a critical condition in hospital, and police are treating the incident as attempted murder. The 22 year old was seriously hurt during the incident near a play park in Castlemilk at about 20:00 on Saturday. They said: "Why is life so cruel".

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  • Confirmed: Ram Charan Next with Koratala Siva
Confirmed: Ram Charan Next with Koratala Siva

Same way after Srimanthudu kind of blockbuster film Ram Charan tried his best with Koratala Siva but Siva gave commitment to NTR and Janatha Garage happened. Now busy shooting for Telugu rural drama "Rangasthalam", this will be Ram Charan's third project as a producer. Mega power star Ram Charan missed out working with Kortala Siva alread...

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  • Lexington, Louisville among best-run USA cities
Lexington, Louisville among best-run USA cities

Overall, Nampa, Idaho was named the best-run city in the country. "Running a city is a tall order", WalletHub announced. WalletHub chose to measure the effectiveness of local leadership by determining a city's operating efficiency or how well city officials manage and spend public funds.

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  • Niall Horan announces first solo tour
Niall Horan announces first solo tour

The 21-date jaunt closes with a full North American leg that kicks off October 29th in Philadelphia and concludes November 22nd in San Francisco. Horan recently released his second solo single Slow Hands and will release his album later this year to tie in with the tour, which calls in on London, Stockholm, Sydney and Tokyo, before heading to L...

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  • Former England captain Rooney rejoins Everton
Former England captain Rooney rejoins Everton

Speaking of bedtime, with Rooney replacing the departed Romelu Lukaku , it just might be bedtime for Everton's Champions League hopes. But when quizzed about where he expects to play under Koeman, Rooney said: "You'll have to wait and see.

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  • Grieving Leeds father backs plea for organ donors
Grieving Leeds father backs plea for organ donors

More than 50,000 people in the United Kingdom are alive today because of organ transplantation, new data suggests. There are now 127,303 people on the NHS Organ Register in Northumberland, compared to 99,959 five years ago. "It's fantastic to picture all the people now alive today thanks to organ donation and think of all the families and children ...

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  • Woman killed by gunmen at OH gender reveal party
Woman killed by gunmen at OH gender reveal party

Two gunmen reportedly opened fire on a group that had gathered at a residential home on Capstan Drive for the party being held for a pregnant women, who was to reveal the gender of her expected child, WLWT News 5 reported . "Two guys just came in and shot people in the house", she told the dispatcher . A woman sitting in her vehicle saw the two...

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  • Jammu & Kashmir joins GST states
Jammu & Kashmir joins GST states

GST has been launched in the country from the midnight of 1st July, 2017. The presidential order will be received under Article 370 of the Constitution that grants special status to the state. "This has exposed the hollow claims of the ruling PDP-BJP dispensation that the extension of GST regime to J&K state was purely a taxation matter and had n...

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