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GST Bill is going to be consumer friendly: Jaitley

GST Bill is going to be consumer friendly: Jaitley

The panel has made a decision to align all goods in the five slabs of taxation-5%, 12%, 18%, 28% and 28% plus cess on first day of the meet. Jaitley also said telecom and financial services will be taxed at a standard rate of 18 per cent.



New sanctions coming for Venezuela officials

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro delivered his most scathing critique of U.S. President Donald Trump yet Friday, telling him to stop intervening and "get your pig hands out of here". The new sanctions come as Maduro is facing increasing pressure at home and overseas to hold elections. More than 2,000 people have been detained and hundreds injured during nearly daily protests.


US home prices rising 2 times faster than wages

US home prices rising 2 times faster than wages

In March, Seattle led the way with a 12.3% year-over-year price increase, followed by Portland with 9.2%, and Dallas with an 8.6% jump. The annual gain in the Washington metro was 4.2 percent. Charlotte housing prices rose 6.7 percent in March compared to a year ago, according to the index. "People are staying in their homes longer rather than selling and trading up", said David Blitzer of S&P Dow Jones' index committee.



Ariana Grande Promises 'Incredibly Brave City Of Manchester' A Benefit Concert

The attack left 59 people injured. She apologized for any pain and offered to "extend my hand and heart and everything I possibly can give to you and yours". "Music is something that everyone on Earth can share", she concludes. She asks that people's response to violence be to "to love more, to sing louder and to live more kindly and generously than we did before".



Husky Energy approves West White Rose project

And it's bigger than what was originally envisioned when the project was proposed in 2013, which means more construction work in the province. That concrete gravity structure is expected to be worked on in Argentia, where Husky last month had a job posting for a construction manager.


Snapdeal top HR executive puts in papers

Snapdeal top HR executive puts in papers

A Snapdeal spokesperson confirmed the development. "We thank him for his vision and exemplary leadership and wish him the best for his future endeavors". Struggling online retail firm Snapdeal has received Rs113 crore in an emergency financing round from existing investor Nexus Venture Partners and the company's co-founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal , according to a Livemint report .