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Climate change action backed by Australian investors group

President Trump's daughter Ivanka and the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, are likely to take part, according to reports . However, fears loom large that if the world's number two carbon polluter, the USA, pulls out, it will throw the pact into disarray. Espinosa refused to comment on the impact of a possible USA withdrawal from the talks or even the entire climate change accord.


Transaction through tax evaded money no longer easy: Arun Jaitey

Transaction through tax evaded money no longer easy: Arun Jaitey

He said that people should expect a further increase in tax returns going ahead. The website was launched by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in New Delhi. Technology is a big enabler. "Income Tax Department has enabled online verification of these transactions to reduce compliance cost for the taxpayers while optimising its resources".


ICJ to hear India's plea against Kulbhushan Jadhav's sentencing today

ICJ to hear India's plea against Kulbhushan Jadhav's sentencing today

Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav, sentenced to death by a military court in Pakistan". Salve said the arrest, chargesheet and trial of Jadhav were all done in violation of the UN Charter and Vienna Convention in farcical circumstances and on concocted charges as he wasn't given legal assistance to defend himself.



Amazon unveils 7-inch touchscreen Echo Show with Alexa support

Amazon Echo Show is available for pre-order and it costs $229.99 and it will be available on June 28 . It wasn't until months after its U.S. launch that the original Echo became available in Britain, but it happened eventually. You don't need an Echo Show to start a video call either. However, the initial reaction to the Echo Show's design is not exactly positive, so developer may want to hold fire before cooking up some display-centric Alexa enabled apps.