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GST on 66 items slashed

Tax rate on cinema tickets costing Rs 100 or less has also reduced to 18%, and for the tickets costing above Rs 100 will have tax rate of 28%. All goods under...


Nadal routs Wawrinka for record 10th French Open

It is a first grand slam final defeat for the Swiss, who won the Australian Open in 2014, here two years ago and the US Open last summer. His collection of ...


Visa-free European Union travel for Ukrainians enters into force

The EU approved the visa-free travel last month after long delays and Kyiv's embattled reforms, fulfilling a key promise to cement ties with Kyiv following the ...


Man shot after attacking police in Paris

He added that the evidence so far suggests the attacker acted alone. Another officer responded by opening fire and injuring the aggressor who was later arrest...


South Korea Confirms Plans to Continue THAAD Deployment

The rocket, tested from a tracked mobile launcher, was a new weapon displayed by North Korea for the first time during a military parade earlier this year, s...


Anti-Shariah rally in Denver draws people from both sides

Three were arrested on suspicion of vandalism for smashing windows of two cars, Hards said. Counter-protesters called such fears an unfounded distortion of Is...


Tillerson Urges Nations To End Blockade Against Qatar

The Brotherhood denies the accusation. A diplomatic crisis of unprecedented scale erupted in the Gulf and wider region Monday , as eight governments dramatic...


Arrests made at anti-Shariah rally in Seattle

Competing protests took place in several cities across the United States Saturday between groups saying they are protesting Sharia and groups saying they are pr...


Niger recalls ambassador to Qatar

Trump spoke with the emir of Qatar on Wednesday and offered help in resolving the crisis, the White House said . Saudi Arabia and allies, which have cut t...


Kaine: Comey's Testimony About Russia and Trump, Not Hillary

McCain's questions were nearly incoherent as he wandered all over the place and never seemed to make a point. McCain, who has been among the few elected Repub...


Marches against Islamic law draw opposition

The demonstrations were held in more than two dozen US cities, including Seattle, New York and San Bernardino, Calif. A small but emotional rally billed as op...


Chhota Shakeel's aide arrested, was planning to target Tarek Fatah

Chaudhary, who has orthodox beliefs, was enraged with Fatah's remarks and was preparing to kill the writer, sources said. Junaid Chowdhry was Chhota Shakeel'...


Star Wars Battlefront 2 gameplay leaks ahead of E3 2017 reveal

Interested players will be able to join an early access program for the Star Wars Battlefront II multiplayer beta, and if they act fast, grab an epic Yoda bon...


USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas in her honor

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton praised the decision to name the ship after Giffords. With the naming of the littoral combat ship , the Arizona D...


Who is French Open queen Jelena Ostapenko?

Ostapenko is also the first unseeded player to win the women's singles title at Roland Garros in the Open era and the youngest victor of the French Open for...


About 80 Ducklings Found Dead in Lincoln Reflecting Pool

About 80 ducklings have been found dead in the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool since May 20 due to parasites, according to the National Park Service . Humans ...


Trump wages battle against regulations, not climate change

EU's top envoy said. A look at some key questions about the accord and Trump's decision. "The way of thinking was that it would be our common interest to have t...


London attackers planned to use lorry

Pakistani-born British citizen Khuram Butt attempted to hire a 7.5 tonne lorry hours before the June 3 attack, although the group used a B&Q van loaded with bag...


Trump offers to host summit on Qatar crisis

Only an hour later, Tillerson sat in the front row in the Rose Garden as Trump enthusiastically embraced the move by Saudi Arabia , Egypt and others to punis...


US Attorney General offered his resignation following tensions with Trump

CARRIE JOHNSON, BYLINE: Robert Mueller's looking into Russian interference in last year's presidential election and whether anyone in the Trump campaign acted...


Hawaii will stick with Paris climate accord, ignore President Trump's exit

President Donald Trump withdrew from the Paris agreement because he felt the deal was not in the best interest of the U.S. He has, however, stated that the U...


Warm afternoon sunshine ahead today — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Mostly clear skies and mild temperatures will be around with a low of 59 degrees. Afternoon highs will reach the upper 80s with northerly winds at 5 to 10 miles...


Walking all night in Belchertown for Relay for Life

Center Street in Merrill is the latest supporter of the popular Relay For Life of Merrill which annually raises over $60,000 for the fight against cancer. "It's...


NSA Leaker Winner Will Plead Not Guilty

Prosecutors also said 25-year-old Reality Winner might try to flee the US if released on bond. A federal grand jury has indicted a 25-year-old National...


Theresa May is forming a minority government with support from the DUP

But after visiting Buckingham Palace, May remained defiant and said that as long as the Conservatives remain the largest party, only they have the "legitimacy" ...


Senator: Kushner to meet with Intelligence committee staff

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, will lead a new White House office aimed at reforming the federal government through private-sector solution...


Third London attacker said to have been flagged to United Kingdom police

They then set upon a young man passing by. "It's crossed a line now, I mean three [attacks] in three months", said Paul Ridley as he joined thousands of peopl...


Former AG Rob McKenna weighs in on Comey testimony and what's next

Comey sidestepped the question when asked on Thursday if he thought that Trump had engaged in obstruction of justice , saying this was a question for Robert ...


Dashcam catches naked Florida man damaging patrol car following crash

Hwy. 441. They learned that the driver of one of the vehicles - later identified as Humphries - had left the scene, according to the post. In the video, a dep...


Backed Forces Capture Territory On Edge Of Raqqa Amid Heavy Clashes

The US-led coalition said the drone was downed after it fired at coalition forces near the Al-Tanaf garrison, where anti-IS Syrian rebels are being trained. T...


Situation in Kashmir will be normal soon: Bipin Rawat

When asked if he was not hurt by the comparison, he said, "Not at all". He added that people should be left to judge. "People can misinterpret (my comments)", R...


India promoting terrorism in Afghanistan

We have always exercised restraint. "This will is a serious issue for India as tension will build up and since Pakistan is isolated in the world on the issue ...


MP farmer deaths: Mandsaur tense but improving, says administration

Widespread violence, including several incidents of arson, have been reported from western Madhya Pradesh , especially in Mandsaur and Dewas districts, durin...


Saudi Reaffirms Its International Ties While Qatar Has Its Credit Rating Downgraded

He will meet his Saudi counterpart Adel al-Jubeir in Berlin on Wednesday. The U.S. could potentially indirectly destroy Qatar by continuing to approve bil...


Burr delights Trump base with Comey grilling

At a key moment in the over two hours of testimony , Comey volunteered that through a friend at Columbia Law School, he chose to leak the contents of his con...