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Small businesses to benefit: gst loophole closed to offshore companies

Small businesses to benefit: gst loophole closed to offshore companies How much revenue is the proposal expected to collect? The government is indulging in "industrial strength optimism" if it thinks online retailers will begin to charge GST on low-value goods, a tax specialist says. Revenue officials conservatively estimate that $53 million would be collected in 2019/20, increasing to $78 million in 2020/21 and $87 million in 2021/22. [Full Article...]

Kenyan Olympic champ tests positive to EPO

Kenyan Olympic champ tests positive to EPO After investigating Kiprop's allegations, the AIU confirmed an adverse analytical finding and rejected his claims over alleged bribery but also confirmed there was evidence he had been tipped off about the test by a doping control assistant who is known to him. [Full Article...]

Astros shut out for 2nd straight game vs Yankees, 4-0

Astros shut out for 2nd straight game vs Yankees, 4-0 Hinch said. The Houston Astros and New York Yankees will conclude a four-game series when they clash at Minute Maid Park in Houston on Thursday afternoon. Astros pitcher Justni Verlander dominated the Yankees , allowing zero runs and striking fourteen hitters and allowing just three hits. Verlander fanned 14 for the third time, then first since an outing against the Yankees on August 6,... [Full Article...]

New Genetic Technology Renews Hope For Finding The Zodiac Killer

New Genetic Technology Renews Hope For Finding The Zodiac Killer Late in the afternoon on April 24 a SWAT team of federal and local officers arrested Joseph James DeAngelo , a 72-year-old retired mechanic and former police officer, at his suburban home in Citrus Heights, California . DeAngelo was sacked from his law enforcement job in 1979 for shoplifting a can of dog repellent and a hammer from a drugstore. The Associated Press and other news organizatio... [Full Article...]

27 charred to death in Motihari bus mishap

27 charred to death in Motihari bus mishap The death toll is expected to rise as several injured are in critical condition. Some of the surviving passengers had reportedly said that "only 13 passengers, besides the driver and a helper", were inside the vehicle when the mishap took place. [Full Article...]

Gold demand slumps to its weakest first quarter in a decade

Gold demand slumps to its weakest first quarter in a decade The total gold investment demand - ETFs inflows, and bar and coin demand - was 27 percent lower compared to the same period previous year. The total investment demand in the first quarter was down 27 per cent at 287 tonne, compared to 394 tonne in the corresponding quarter of 2017. [Full Article...]

Administration Thinking About Space Force Military Branch

Administration Thinking About Space Force Military Branch Trump . The House Armed Services Committee (HASC) tried to create a Space Corps as part of the Air Force past year in its version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Rogers and Cooper spearheaded a push previous year to establish a new military branch - under the umbrella of the Air Force - focused on space. Numerous cadets behind Trump could be seen grinning, laughing and noddin... [Full Article...]

Americans Held in N. Korea Have Been Moved

Americans Held in N. Korea Have Been Moved As of late Wednesday night, USA officials did not have confirmation that the men had been released from North Korean detention camps. "Stay tuned!" he wrote on Twitter. But a spectacular detente in recent months, with a summit approaching between Trump and Kim, and the prospect of denuclearization, have fed hopes of a historic turning point in the region. [Full Article...]

Meghan Markle's Estranged Brother Writes open Letter to Prince Harry

Meghan Markle's Estranged Brother Writes open Letter to Prince Harry It's very apparent that her tiny bit of Hollywood fame has gone to her head . This choice could be highly likely, particularly as Kate wore Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen at her own royal wedding in 2011. In the letter, he has criticised Meghan and warned Prince Harry it is not "too late" to call off the wedding. You know what they say, "if you love something, spend months Photoshopping it ... [Full Article...]

With Signed Budget, Arizona Teachers Will Go Back To School Friday

With Signed Budget, Arizona Teachers Will Go Back To School Friday The legislation signed by Gov. Doug Ducey (R) early Thursday did not meet all the demands initially laid out by the groups coordinating the walkout, and some teachers had hoped to keep schools closed until legislators committed to a larger budget. [Full Article...]

Happy that CM KCR is working to unite regional parties: Akhilesh Yadav

Happy that CM KCR is working to unite regional parties: Akhilesh Yadav The DMK leader recalled his party's opposition to the hike for MLAs when a bill in this respect was tabled in the Assembly and later adopted by the House in January this year. KCR had earlier called for a non-BJP and non-Congress front . "Our country should grow in a different manner like China, Japan, South Korea and Singapore to bring in a qualitative change in the lives of farmers and other se... [Full Article...]

A new explanation for James Comey's firing

A new explanation for James Comey's firing Asked about Giuliani's comments, Sanders dodged the question. " James Comey rigged the whole case", he said. "They have press operations and they try to defend themselves in the media", Fitton said, arguing that Richman had an obligation to disclose his relationship with the bureau, instead of only being identified as a law professor or policy adviser to Comey in interviews. [Full Article...]

Why is Cavs-Raptors Game 2 so early?

Why is Cavs-Raptors Game 2 so early? He was second in the National Basketball Association in bench scoring during the regular season (13.9 ppg), and his scoring only fell off by a couple points (from 14.5 per game to 12.6) when he was traded from the Lakers to the Cavs on February 8.Clarkson is 25 and this is his fourth pro season, but first playoff run. [Full Article...]

House Chaplain Rescinds His Resignation

House Chaplain Rescinds His Resignation Democrats had said the move to oust the chaplain was political, pointing to the tax-cut debate prayer. The tax bill that Republicans eventually passed added more than an estimated $1 trillion to the deficit while delivering the largest gains to wealthy people and corporations. [Full Article...]

Charges: Before crash killed 2 kids, driver was warned not to drive

Charges: Before crash killed 2 kids, driver was warned not to drive Bruns was arrested Thursday at her Staten Island home. Bruns faces up to 15 years in prison if she's found guilty. The charges against Bruns were hailed by street safety advocates, who have long complained that drivers are rarely punished when pedestrians and cyclists are killed and do not even lose their licenses despite multiple driving infractions. [Full Article...]

5.0 magnitude quake strikes Hawaii, stirs fear of volcanic eruption

5.0 magnitude quake strikes Hawaii, stirs fear of volcanic eruption In this April 23, 2018 photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey, Kilauea Volcano's Puu Oo vent is shown in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island. "Residents should heed all advice offered by Civil Defense and take the actions recommended by Civil Defense to prepare for a possible eruption". The cracks are believed to have been caused by the seismic activity and magma movement in... [Full Article...]

Triple Zero emergency number partially down in three states after Telstra failure

Triple Zero emergency number partially down in three states after Telstra failure If unable to get through on Triple Zero, callers requiring emergency assistance should call the Police Assistance Line on 131 444. In a tweet Telstra said a cable in New South Wales was cut by an "unknown source" just after 2am this morning. [Full Article...]

Trump Place Does Not Have to Be a Forever Name, Judge Says

Trump Place Does Not Have to Be a Forever Name, Judge Says A NY judge ruled a condominium building on the city's west side is not obligated to keep President Donald Trump's name emblazoned on it, dealing a blow to the Trump Organisation's efforts to stop a growing movement among Trump-named buildings to ditch their affiliation with the president. [Full Article...]

Congress is a gold medalist in corruption: PM Modi

Congress is a gold medalist in corruption: PM Modi He pointed out that Field Marshall KC Cariappa and General KS Thimayya were born in the state, and alleged that both were mistreated by the Congress governments. Meanwhile, the BJP's chief ministerial candidate BS Yeddyurappa produced a letter from Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar expressing his willingness to reach an agreement -which farmers were quick to dismiss as a political stunt. [Full Article...]

India to continue probe despite Cambridge Analytica closure

India to continue probe despite Cambridge Analytica closure The company, which is at the center of the Facebook data scandal and connected to mining social-media profiles that may have been used to deliver targeted ads to likely Trump voters, announced the news on Wednesday. Only 852 Facebook users in Washington initially downloaded the invasive app, according to the District's Attorney General's Office. "Cambridge Analytica and SCL group can not be al... [Full Article...]


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