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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani Wins Re-Election

Rouhani also criticized Iran's arch-foe Saudi Arabia over its lack of democracy, urging Riyadh to allow its people to decide their country's fate through free elections. "I believe that the presidential election is very important". In a tweet about Rouhani's election victory, Gargash said: "With Pres (ident) Rouhani's re-election, one hopes Iran reset its troubled relations with neighbors".


America's Cup Opening Day postponed until tomorrow

America's Cup Opening Day postponed until tomorrow

Now the sophisticated catamarans will "fly" across the water in Bermuda , courtesy of revolutionary hydrofoil systems that lift the boats out of the water and create exhilarating racing at almost 50 knots (93kph) with the boats capable of racing at three times the speed of the wind.


Outside investigation launched in arrest of Miss Black Texas

Outside investigation launched in arrest of Miss Black Texas

Carmen Ponder , 23, shared her version of an interaction she had with Commerce Police Chief Kerry Crews in a Twitter post on Tuesday. Ponder said she passed a truck and pulled into a Wal-Mart parking lot. A third party is investigating the incident, the city said. She refused, and tried to walk away, but the officer pulled her back into the Walmart. "She didn't comply and the only other thing that could happen is that person would be taken into custody".


GST Council to rethink steep taxes on hybrid vehicles

GST Council to rethink steep taxes on hybrid vehicles

According to Bhutani, it was earlier expected that the tax burden would ease with the introduction of GST as the uniform indirect tax regime would subsume all the taxes. Considering embedded taxes in production of tea and coffee and the incidence on account of CST, octroi and entry tax etc, the present total tax incidence works out to more than 7 per cent.


Rep. Bass Statement on Trump's

Rep. Bass Statement on Trump's "Stop Deciding To Be Poor" Budget

There is little appetite among Republicans for a genuine effort to balance the budget - Republican legislators are instead pressing to rewrite the tax code and forge a spending deal with Democrats that would permit higher military spending and restore Mr Trump proposals to cut domestic agencies and foreign aid.