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Key oppn parties may not attend GST meet

Key oppn parties may not attend GST meet

The party has been in a dilemma over attending the event in Parliament on June 30 to mark the implementation of the GST and has had wide-ranging discussions with other parties as well, which are likely to follow suit. The Congress is more peeved that the government was trying to recreate the midnight of August 14-15, 1947. It is quite possible that they too would decide to boycott the special session but such a move would only anger people at large who are fed up of the opposition's ...


Facebook's internet-beaming drone completed its second test flight and landed 'perfectly'

Facebook's internet-beaming drone completed its second test flight and landed 'perfectly'

The drone, which has the wingspan of a Boeing 737, flew for 1 hour and 46 minutes and "landed perfectly on our prepared landing site", wrote Martin Luis Gomez , Facebook's director of aeronautical platforms. The second version of the drone also includes hundreds of sensors to record details about flight performance. Interestingly, the Aquila aircraft has no landing gear.


FIFA publish

FIFA publish "Garcia Report" after illegal leak

FIFA's lawyers advised that, for legal reasons, his report could not be published in full so a summary was released by German ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert. Mr Chung denied the allegation, but "acknowledged" he met Mr Cameron at the G20 Seoul Summit in November 2010, but said he never discussed "any voting agreement".


Korean soldier crosses border to defect to S. Korea

Korean soldier crosses border to defect to S. Korea

According to a video released of the test firing, the ballistic missile was launched from a transporter erector launcher. Accordingly, the Trump administration should reduce the military footprint in the Korean peninsula before North Korea possibly agrees to having a temporary freeze on their nuclear and missile tests .


US President Trump Sees Modest Improvement In Approval Rating

US President Trump Sees Modest Improvement In Approval Rating

The survey was conducted June 19-21 and included responses from 2,237 American adults who say they vote. Those who disapproved of the job he's doing increased, though, from 47 percent to 51 percent. "It's not an overwhelming issue but if you look at most public polling, the number one thing they don't want to do is borrow and spend", Vos said. A majority of Wisconsin voters remain supportive of the current national health care law, despite efforts by the Republican-controlled Congress to ...


22-year-old to complete record move this week

22-year-old to complete record move this week

After Asmir Begovic , Ake will become the second Chelsea player to move to Bournemouth for a combined total of £32 million. " Chelsea is a great club and I learned so much there, but this is a new step and the right place for me to develop even more".