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by | January 18, 2018 | 16:56

The Council is yet to take a decison on simplification of GST process and its filing, Pant said. GST Council will hopefully approve the alternate return system in next meeting. The GST Council also discussed how buyers should upload purchases invoices, and the sellers should upload sale invoices. The GST council also reviewed the revenue collection and the finance minister said that the collection from composition scheme has not been "encouraging" and that there seems to be cases of under ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:32

Met Police said they carried out a controlled explosion at 9.40pm. Bomb squad personnel were seen inspecting a auto near the tube station following reports of a " suspicious vehicle ", with officers carrying out a controlled explosion. "Officers remain in attendance". Twitter user Rich Martell, who captured footage of the incident tweeted: "Something going on at Hyde park". The road closures have since been lifted but the incident has prompted heavy traffic congestion in the area and ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:45

After Wang began a live Facebook feed and refused to admit police and judicial investigators, the door was opened by a locksmith, the Taiwan News reported . Liu called on compatriots from both sides of the strait to enhance mutual understanding of ethnic, cultural and national identity, and maintain the mutual spiritual bond between the two peoples.

by | January 18, 2018 | 18:04

No group or person has claimed the attack yet. The attack took place days after Pakistan launched a campaign against polio across the country. Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi condemned the attack and has ordered an investigation. Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria are the only three countries in the world where polio is endemic and has not been eliminated. Last year, a policeman was martyred and two others were injured on when armed militants opened fire at them in Quetta .

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:34

The announcement was made less than a week after President Donald Trump reportedly asked lawmakers "why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?"-referring to El Salvador, Haiti and several African nations". However, though Democratic Senator Dick Durbin said Trump used the slur, Republican lawmakers, including Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, said they could not recall the word being used.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:19

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by | January 18, 2018 | 17:45

Such questions have escalated in the wake of an unflattering new book that paints Trump as a man-child who has trouble processing information and recognizing old friends. The president now takes rosuvastatin (Crestor) at 10 mg/day to lower his cholesterol, low-dose aspirin for his cardiac health, and Propecia to prevent male pattern baldness.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:47

Erie School District is in better financial shape this year with the help of additional state funding, but it is still in recovery mode. More than 600 locally-elected and appointed school board members are recognized by schools and communities for their service and dedication to public education.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:45

David Perdue , who was also at the meeting, on Monday said Trump did not use the word " shithole ". Trump drew widespread criticism last week after he reportedly referred to African countries as "shit holes". The internal debate in the West Wing is over whether Trump said " s***hole " or "s***house". Republican Senator Rand Paul joined NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday to defend Donald Trump's racist remarks .

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:41

Five of the countries that voted with the U.S. and Israel were tiny Pacific island nations like Micronesia, and two were from Latin America. "That is what the American people want us to do and it is the right thing to do", Haley said . The Palestinians called for the meeting after the USA vetoed a Security Council resolution that was similar to the text approved on Thursday.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:01

Those inside the hospital sheltered in place until the word was given that there was no threat. But after the hospital urging people to stay away, and said patients inside are "sheltering", it emerged the man was not carrying a gun. Police also tweeted a photo of the umbrella, including the suspicious-looking handle. "The item that you guys think is a rifle is actually an ornate umbrella", Trombley said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:31

The first survey of 1,267 adults was conducted December 4-7, 2017, and the second survey of 1,350 adults was conducted January 8-10, 2018. About 61 percent of Democrats, 92 percent of Republicans, and 78 percent of independents said they want significant restrictions on abortion, according to the poll.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:23

Jordan Bone was 0-for-6 shooting, Lamonte Turner was 1-of-6, James Daniel was 2-of-4 and wing Jordan Bowden was 1-of-7 shooting. No. 11 Xavier 88, St. The Tigers went on a 9-0 run midway through the game to take its first lead of the night, scoring the final bucket of the first half and opening the second half on a 7-0 run to go up 34-27.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:18

Assembly elections 2018 in Tripura , Meghalaya , and Nagaland will be held in a single phase, as per reports. The VVPAT (Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail) machines will also be used in the election. The election in the states will create political parties to dig deeper for the agendas, which they did not care till they were in power but during the election, it becomes an important issue for them.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:59

The state unemployment rate was 4.5 percent last month, while the jobless rate for November has been revised down to 4.4 percent. New Hampshire's unemployment rate has been below 3.0% for 25 straight months. The state Employment Department calculates the unemployment rate based on the number of people drawing unemployment benefits - which requires them to seek work - and a survey of households by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:19

In response, England lost three of their top four batsmen pretty quickly, but Brook (102 not out) and Woods (48 not out) batted well to take their side past the 100-run mark in the 22nd over. England reached the target of 176 runs in 29.3 runs with seven wickets in hand. Canada fast bowler Akash Gill struck at regular intervals to finish with four for 43, while left-arm medium fast bowler Rishiv Joshi, off-spinner Rommel Shahzad and left-arm spinner Aran Padmanathan finished with two wickets ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:26

Mullens has been Oregon's athletic director since 2010. Holdovers from this past season's selection committee roster are Mullens, Robert Morris University President Robert Morris, former Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer, Ohio State athletics director Gene Smith, former Southern Mississippi head coach Jeff Bower and former Central Michigan head coach Herb Deromedi.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:41

Police in Sydney are treating the death of a British backpacker as a murder-suicide after her body was discovered next to her older Nepalese boyfriend last week. Detectives have established Strike Force Tenisonwood to investigate the deaths. NSW Police Inspector Chad Deegenaars said according to the Herald Sun: "Up until that point we're still maintaining the crime scene, we're holding that until we get the results of the postmortem", he said.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:45

After taking over as Defence Minister in September, Sitharaman has been visiting Army, Air Force and Naval bases frequently. "It was a memorable experience", she later said, adding that the "smooth ride" underlined the pilot's expertise. Sitharaman said Tamil Nadu provided a favourable climate for investment which can be made use of for the development of defence sector in the country.

by | January 18, 2018 | 17:15

The doctor says he had "absolutely no concerns" about the 71-year-old president's cognitive abilities, but performed the screening because Trump asked him to do it. Jackson also attributed his health to abstinence from tobacco and alcohol. But Trump is overweight at 239 pounds - 3 pounds heavier than last year, and Jackson suggested the president drop up to 15 pounds in the year ahead.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:47

Mr. Obama also posted a sweet picture of his lady love on her special day, writing that she is his "best friend", and he loves her "strength, determination and grace". The former president surprised his with a video of him stating how much love he still has for her during her speech at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women .

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:29

A week ago Tuesday, he was animated at a televised meeting on immigration and seemed open to the bipartisan proposal, which would allow a large group of young people affected by the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to stay in the United States in return for more funding for border security and other immigration reforms.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:32

The former refers to short-term atmospheric conditions and discrete events like rain and blizzards, while climate refers to long-term weather patterns in a given area. "Most of the planet is expected to be warmer than average over the next few days". When more ice there melts, more heat shifts from the ocean to the atmosphere, weakening the polar vortex winds which prevent cold Arctic air from moving toward southern parts of the globe - including North America.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:29

Indiana is the only state that regulates the sale of beer by temperature and the climate in the Indiana Statehouse doesn't appear conducive to change. However, House Public Policy Chair Ron Alting, R-Lafayette, who serves on the code revision commission, chose to hear the cold beer legislation, Senate Bill 26, during a three-hour session.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:47

This includes the cities of Austin, San Antonio, Waco and Shreveport. Temperatures fell into the 20s Tuesday afternoon. According to the weather data, the average of low temperatures in January in Houston area is 5 degrees Celsius. In Georgia, Inga has brought frigid temperatures and blizzard-like conditions, with up to 1.75 inches already accumulated in areas like Douglasville by Wednesday morning.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:58

Durbin confirmed the president's vulgar language on the record, but a pair of senators defended Trump over the weekend, accusing Durbin of making it up. Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said. In a statement Friday, the two said they didn't recall Trump making the derogatory comments, "but what he did call out was the imbalance in our current immigration system, which does not protect American workers ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:42

Republicans are also having trouble recruiting top candidates in areas Trump won in 2016, as GOP candidates are deciding against running in 2018. The 10th district, which includes parts of five counties, hugs the western border of the state, just across from the Twin Cities.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:48

Hi, pals. The government might shut down, Steve Bannon got subpoenaed and various senators have selected their hill to die on: the one where the president said "shithouse" instead of "shithole" in a meeting last week . Durbin said - that he stood by every word that he said. He said US embassy officials also responded to concerns about Trump's comments by saying: "The US deeply respects the people of Africa and the people of SA‚ and values its partnerships with them".

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:44

Losing Sexton didn't hold back the Tide, however, as Alabama ended the Tigers' 14-game winning streak with a 76-71 victory. The freshman from Moundville scored 11 points, grabbed seven rebounds and added four assists and four steals. Petty's eight 3s were two away from his school-record performance against Alabama A&M earlier this season when he hit 10 shots from beyond the arc.

by | January 18, 2018 | 16:05

Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) on Sunday said the president didn't use "s**thole" to describe Haiti, El Salvador and African nations: "I'm telling you he did not use that word, George", he said during an interview on ABC's "This Week" with George Stephanopoulos.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:50

A vote on final passage of the bill in the Senate is expected Thursday. It's our Senate (and the House and the White House) purposely spitting on the 4th Amendment of the Constitution to appease the NSA and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:43

Sharma's statement has come days after Chief of Army Staff Bipin Rawat warned Pakistan of a strong reaction by India if it continues to violate ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir. Meanwhile, Additional Deputy Commissioner Jammu , Arun Manhas said that the BSF troopers were giving a befitting reply to Pakistani firing. The official also said that all the schools within the five-km radius of the border in Arnia and RS Pura have been closed as a preventive measure.

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:48

Rudolph was one of eight quarterbacks who accepted invites to the January 27 Senior Bowl, including notable players like Heisman Trophy victor Baker Mayfield and potential first-round pick Josh Allen. Rudolph has a left foot sprain, though it won't require surgery. The hope had been to be cleared today, his final appointment before the Senior Bowl, but doctors recommended two more weeks as a precaution.

by | January 18, 2018 | 15:44

However, wicketkeeper/batsman Finn Allen gave a decent performance on the day when he ended up third highest scorer (90 off 40 balls) before being ejected by Aveet Desai's catch off Kundi's delivery. "The opening bowlers bowled too many short balls to the experienced South African top order batsmen who punished them for it by hitting the balls all over the ground".

by | January 18, 2018 | 14:46

He said they were dealing with social workers in attempting to connect with their grandkids, who are hospitalized as they recover from their years-long ordeal. A third male child dressed in a suit appeared later in the video during various dance performances with the Elvis impersonator and the family. Andrew Santillan said: 'I didn't know there were kids in the house'.