Speaking at an ASSOCHAM managing committee meet in New Delhi, Lavasa said . GST will subsume excise duty, service tax and other local levies. The Lower House of Parliament passed the bills by voice vote, after Speaker Sumitra Mahajan initiated clause-by-clause voting at the end of a long debate on GST, billed as the country's biggest tax reforms since independence.
Winds gusted to 163mph at Hamilton Island, a tourist resort in the Whitsunday island chain just off the mainland coast. People along the northeast Australian coast are reeling from the impacts of Cyclone Debbie after the powerful Category 4 storm made landfall on Tuesday.
The US State Department issued a permit Friday authorizing energy infrastructure firm TransCanada to build the Keystone XL Pipeline. The greatest technology known to man. " TransCanada will now be able to complete this long overdue pipeline with efficiency and speed", Trump said. Two government sources, who declined to be identified, said on Thursday that the pipeline approval would be announced by the White House.
Elsewhere in the energy market, prices for natural gas held onto earlier losses after the EIA Thursday reported that USA natural-gas supplies fell by 43 billion cubic feet for the week ended March 24. "As long as optimism continues to fade over Opec stabilising the saturated oil markets, bears will have many opportunities to attack prices lower", said Otunuga.
SpaceX launched the recycled Falcon 9 rocket on March 30 from the Kennedy Space Center. "This is going to be, ultimately, a huge revolution in spaceflight", he said. He argued: "Rapid and complete reusability of rockets is really the key to opening up space and becoming [.] a multi-planet species, and having the future be something that's incredibly exciting and inspiring that we'll look forward to".
Donald Harvey , the so-called "Angel of Death", died on Thursday, March 30, 2017 after a vicious attack in his OH state prison cell. Harvey later said he was trying to end the suffering of the patients, and claimed he killed even more than the 37 murders he admitted in court.
She is also set to receive government-issued communications devices and a security clearance. Although she will not be a government employee, Ivanka Trump's attorney and ethics adviser, Jamie Gorelick, said she would voluntarily comply with government ethics rules.
The Environment Pollution Prevention and Control Authority (EPCA) today observed that auto dealers were resorting to "fake sales" of BS-III models to circumvent the ban on their registration from tomorrow. The offer will be valid till the stock last or up to March 31. He further said: "By the end of today, March 31, we would have sold nearly all of our BS III inventory".
In the decision , the EPA wrote that the question of whether it's unsafe to use chlorpyrifos on crops remained "unresolved". A decade ago, the Natural Resources Defense Council teamed with the Pesticide Action Network North America to formally petition the U.S.to toss out chlorpyrifos for farm use, too.
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Surrounded by coal miners and fossil fuel industry titans, Trump went to the Environmental Protection Agency today to sign what he is nonsensically calling his "Energy Independence" Executive Order . President Donald Trump signed an order to dismantle Obama-era climate change regulations. The White House argues that former President Obama's Clean Energy Plan would have cost $39 billion a year and increase energy prices in 41 states by 10 percent.
The company said there have been two global cases reported where a defective part prevented the Auto-Injector from activating. The auto-injectors may contain a faulty part in one lot of EpiPen and one lot of EpiPen Jr. Mylan brands adult versions with a yellow label and junior devices with a green label. EpiPens are used to counteract severe allergic reactions. The recall now covers 13 lots distributed from December 17, 2015 through July 1, 2016.
Even when I got dropped, they said I got pushed a little bit, I mean I think it hit but I'd have to go back and see it, but I wanted to go trade with him right there because it really didn't hurt me. The AP scored the first and second round for Jacobs, but the knockout put Golovkin ahead on the unofficial scorecard, 38-37. Gennady Golovkin is one fight closer to landing the biggest payday of his career and the biggest money fight in all of boxing.
Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said in a tweet the vote was "Terrible for American ppl, great for big biz". The Republican-controlled House of Representative Tuesday passed the Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to repeal the FCC's privacy rules by a 215 to 205 vote.
But Eddie Hearn warned rival promoter Frank Warren he will not get Crolla on the cheap for WBO champion Flanagan. The Manchester-native fell considerably short against the WBA lightweight king in their rematch on Saturday after losing the rematch on all three judges' scorecards 118-109.
Meridian Medical Technologies , makers of Mylan's EpiPen injector, issued a nationwide, voluntary recall of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. The recall doesn't include the authorized generic version of the EpiPen that Mylan introduced in December .
Ivanka Trump and Kushner's continued vast business holdings led one ethics expert to say the couple should recuse themselves from involvement in any government matters that could affect their business interests. Consequently, a map of where incomes beat the Trump staff's net worth looks like an electoral map: "Swaths of counties that earn less each year than those 27 people are worth and a few pockets, mostly on the coasts, that are exceptions", according to the report.
Trump said that once his trade policies are in full effect, "the theft of American prosperity will end". The second executive order will seek to bolster U.S. Once completed, the findings of the report will serve as the foundation that will guide the Trump administration's future trade policy. He also confirmed that the executive orders are not aimed at sending a wrong signal to China ahead of the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping next week.
Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC's holdings in Alphabet were worth $1,890,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. On October 2 2015 Google implemented a holding company reorganization pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger (the Merger Agreement) dated as of October 2 2015 among Google Alphabet and Maple Technologies Inc .
A 32-year-old woman, who was arrested in Manchester, was released on bail until late March. That and other factors are puzzling a... In 2015, he obtained an Umra visa - allowing pilgrimage to Mecca - and was in the country from the 3 to 8 March.
After it departs, Britain will continue to be Europe's second-biggest economy, so a constructive deal is needed. The European Council offered what EU sources described as a "carrot" with a two-phase approach: progress on divorce terms first, then trade talks.
USA crude inventories USOILC=ECI , however, rose 867,000 barrels to a record of almost 534 million barrels. An armed group in Libya shut pipelines Monday because of a dispute over wage issues, disrupting production of 250,000 barrels a day.
A spokesman for United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed "disappointment and alarm" at the announcement. Trump condemned the decision at the time. Israel draws a distinction between those it sanctions and those it does not - so-called outposts. Netanyahu was determined to keep his promise to the Amona settlers and said that enough land to build 2000 homes in existing settlements has been granted.
The nation cut crude output by an average 202,000 barrels a day in March, according to the Energy Ministry. The Kuwaiti oil minister said not only is there consensus between OPEC and non-OPEC producers for an extension of their almost 1.8 million bpd in oil output cuts through the rest of the year, but it is possible that OPEC members, without a quota, would agree to one.
The first order directs the Department of Commerce and the Office of the US Trade Representative to examine the factors causing the trade deficit that totals more than United States dollars 500 billion per annum and submit a report within 90 days.
The NSW State Emergency Service rescued 36 people overnight, and deputy acting commissioner Mark Morrow said floodwaters were now heading towards Woodburn and Ballina on the coast. In the NSW Hunter Valley, a 64-year-old woman died in a vehicle after it was swept off a causeway at Gungal, west of Muswellbrook, on Friday. There are also three men still missing in areas hit by flooding.
It's going to be an incredible pipeline, greatest technology known to man or woman. "This announcement is part of a new era of American energy policy that will lower costs for American families and very significantly reduce our dependence on foreign oil and create thousands of jobs right here in America, " the president said in remarks from the Oval Office.
The mood has been jovial and slightly subdued as people were due to gather in Parliament Square near the scene of this week's terror attack. Today, we are united and stronger: hundreds of millions of people across Europe benefit from living in an enlarged Union that has overcome the old divides.
Venezuela on Friday rejected accusations that a Supreme Court move to seize the powers of the opposition-majority legislature amounted to a coup, lashing out at its critics as "imperialists". On Friday, troops from the National Guard fired buckshot and swung batons at students protesting in front of the Supreme Court in Caracas . "External forces should not add fuel to the fire to the conflict inside Venezuela", the Russian government said.
The result of this move was that dealers hastily gave out massive discounts on the outdated stock. Accordingly, they pleaded that the sale and registration of such vehicles should not be prohibited, on and from 1 April 2017. "If there are any unsold inventory left, we have the possibility to export as we are a big exporter to around 70 countries across the world", Bajaj Auto President (Business Development & Assurance) S Ravikumar told PTI .
Passengers from certain countries will not be allowed to carry devices bigger than a smartphone, like ipads, laptops, tablets, cameras and other portable electronic equipments, on board the flight. As the affected airports include the world's busiest worldwide hub of Dubai global Airport, U.S. -bound passengers from Asia transiting through these airports will also be affected.
In Apple's latest Twitter-based ad campaign, people are mostly complaining about the issues that, according to the tech giant, can be fixed with an iPad Pro. Their discoveries reveal a lot about the iPad's low price. A9 processor: The iPad has a 64-bit A9 processor, compared to the iPad Air 1's 32-Bit A7.
The court observed that automobile firms had declined to take sufficient steps despite being fully aware that they would be required to manufacture only BS-IV compliant vehicles from April 1, 2017. However, we have heard that two-wheeler manufacturers are offering heavy discounts on their existing BS-III products. Discounts of up to 4 to 12 per cent are being offered.
He also told the ministers that some 900 dunams (about 222 acres) of territory in the West Bank would be registered as state land. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had pledged to accommodate Jewish families evicted in February from an outpost ruled to have been illegally built on private Palestinian land.
Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco , the administration will be fighting to reinstate the revised order in two appellate courts on opposite ends of the country. "The Court will not crawl into a corner, pull the shutters closed, and pretend it has not seen what it has", Watson wrote in his ruling. Authorities in Hawaii consider as discriminatory and detrimental to the economy of the territory the order signed by the president on March 6, which is a version of another directive ...