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Global Media India ushers in GST at historic midnight session of Parliament
Author: 0 India ushers in GST at historic midnight session of Parliament

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a special midnight session of parliament to launch GST which he called "a good and simple tax". "The Indian GST is unprecedented in model, scale, and technology adaptation and will impart huge momentum to the economy", said Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).

Global Media European Ceremony Honours Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl
Author: 0 European Ceremony Honours Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl

Kohl, who died June 16 at the age of 87, was the first person to be honored with an official memorial event by the European Union in the French city of Strasbourg. "Without Helmut Kohl , the lives of millions of people who lived behind the (Berlin) Wall until 1990 would have taken a completely different course, including mine", said Merkel, who grew up in communist East Germany.

Global Media United Launch Alliance beats SpaceX to win Air Force launch
Author: 0 United Launch Alliance beats SpaceX to win Air Force launch

The 45th Weather Squadron, who oversees all forecasting for launches from Florida's space coast, predicts 40 percent favorable conditions, citing cumulus clouds overhead. United Launch Alliance, a partnership of Lockheed Martin Corp and Boeing Co, for the first time beat Elon Musk's SpaceX in competition for an Air Force satellite launch, both launch companies said on Friday.

Global Media That moment when a DOG interrupts your live orchestral performance
Author: 0 That moment when a DOG interrupts your live orchestral performance

The footage shows the dog wandering on stage when the orchestra is playing Mendelssohn's "Italian" Symphony No.4. The labrador seemed to lap-up the attention. It was unclear if it was all part of the show, but the audience clearly loved it. The clip, which recorded the dog heading into centre stage, finishes with the pet yawning.

Global Media PM Nawaz Sharif arrives at Foreign Office
Author: 0 PM Nawaz Sharif arrives at Foreign Office

According to sources familiar with the development, Prime Minister Sharif reiterated there would be no compromise on national security and that Pakistan remains committed to peace and stability in the region. Sharif's remarks came on the heels of Modi's meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump. While reiterating his priority for a peaceful neighbourhood and resolution of disputes through dialogue, the prime minister directed the foreign ministry that trade, investment and scientific ...

Global Media Blake Griffin close to accepting deal to re-sign with Clippers
Author: 0 Blake Griffin close to accepting deal to re-sign with Clippers

Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times reported that Griffin was impressed with their presentation and finalized an agreement with them afterward. The 6-foot-10 Griffin had previously told the Clippers he would opt out of his player option for next season and become an unrestricted free agent on Saturday.

Global Media Dollar firms against yen as investors await Yellen speech
Author: 0 Dollar firms against yen as investors await Yellen speech

Fed officials have stuck to their hawkish scripts, in stark contrast to the firmly dovish view expressed by Draghi against exiting super easy monetary policy too quickly. The U.S. Treasury Department laid out its proposal in early June, highlighting ways in which the administration could go about its deregulatory agenda.

Global Media Today's Brokerage Rating: Range Resources Corporation (RRC), Energy Transfer Partners, LP (ETP)
Author: 0 Today's Brokerage Rating: Range Resources Corporation (RRC), Energy Transfer Partners, LP (ETP)

Therefore 50% are positive. The Home Depot Inc. had 50 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, January 3 by Barclays Capital. It has a 17.56 P/E ratio. Over the past twelve months, Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE)'s stock was -7.87%. Therefore 75% are positive. A number of analysts recently issued reports on the company.

Global Media Grenfell Tower fire: Local council boss quits
Author: 0 Grenfell Tower fire: Local council boss quits

Cllr Kevin Price, executive councillor for housing, said: "The safety of our tenants and all residents is our priority". Mr Paget-Brown added: "This council has been criticised for failing to answer all the questions that people have". Referencing Thursday's council meeting which was adjourned when press were eventually allowed to enter the room, he wrote: "Following yesterday evening's shambolic council cabinet meeting, it is self-evident that the leadership of the council has lost the ...

Global Media Chicago Bulls might play hardball with potential Dwyane Wade buyout
Author: 0 Chicago Bulls might play hardball with potential Dwyane Wade buyout

So, the Bulls lost another trade is basically what's happening here? But in reality, the Bulls probably wish that Wade didn't opt in for next year given their route for next season. "I'm just extremely excited to get this ball rolling and see what we can do". It would absolutely have to benefit us. "Dwyane showed nothing but professionalism around our young guys a year ago, so I feel pretty good about that".

Global Media At least two doctors shot in New York city hospital
Author: 0 At least two doctors shot in New York city hospital

It's not clear when he left the hospital. The rifle-wielding gunman at Bronx Lebanon Hospital was dressed in a white doctor's-type coat when he shot at least three people shortly before 3 p.m., sources tell News 4. She later took a selfie in the same room, with the caption, 'Nice start of the weekend '. Police conducted a room-by-room search, telling civilians to turn off the lights and remain in place, according to an account posted on Twitter by Felix Puno , who identified ...

Global Media Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG
Author: 0 Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) Rating Reiterated by Deutsche Bank AG

Winch Advisory Ltd Liability reported 152 shares. Capstone Asset Mgmt accumulated 12,838 shares. Tesco PLC (Tesco) is a retail company. Motco accumulated 0.36% or 54,265 shares. The stock has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, August 4. Shore Capital reissued an "under review" rating on shares of Ocado Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, March 14th.

Global Media City begin talks with Spurs
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Manchester City have began transfer negotiations with Tottenham over a possible summer move for Kyle Walker , according to a report . Simon Stone's story says: "Negotiations for the England worldwide are at an early stage, and no fee has been agreed".

Global Media China's Xi marks Hong Kong anniversary as protests planned
Author: 0 China's Xi marks Hong Kong anniversary as protests planned

When negotiations for the return of Hong Kong were underway, Patten sought to codify protections for Hong Kong that would preserve its unique identity and way of life. During the fall of 2014, more than 100,000 people protested as part of Occupy Central - a response to the Chinese government's decision to allow partially democratic elections for Hong Kong in 2017.

Global Media Facebook's internet-beaming Aquila drone completes second test flight
Author: 0 Facebook's internet-beaming Aquila drone completes second test flight

The flight, which happened in May, lasted for 1 hour 46 minutes and "landed perfectly", Facebook said . For this second flight in Yuma, Arizona, Aquila was sporting new "spoilers" on its wings, hundreds of sensors, modified autopilot, new integrated radios for the communication subsystem, smoother finish and a horizontal propellers stopping mechanism.

Author: 0 Tech stocks take major tumble on iPhone anniversary

The S&P 500 index declined 20.99 points, or 0.9%, to 2,419.70, also its worst selloff in more than a month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is trading higher after yesterday's sell-off , as stocks look to close the second quarter on a high note.