GST will improve India's image as investor friendly country: ASSOCHAM president
It is expected that by doing away with the plethora of taxes and barriers on state borders, GST will accelerate economic growth. Meanwhile, it is raining sales on consumer electronics and home appliances to clear stocks before the GST kicks in on July 1.
Iraqi military says it has retaken two Mosul neighbourhoods from Islamic State
"The victory announcement will come in a very short time", Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on his website on Monday evening. A US-led worldwide coalition is providing air and ground support in the eight-month-old offensive.
Bikini hiring contest for nuclear plant interns gets toxic reaction
A Czech nuclear power plant has been criticised severely for holding a bikini competition to select its interns . The victor would get a two week internship at the plant and the title of "Miss Energy 2017".
Quintana says needs to be more daring to win Tour de France
XPO teams have provided crucial behind-the-scenes support for the ASO organising team of the Tour de France since 1981. Mr Consistency, Nairo Quintana has taken a spot on the podium in all three of Tours in which he has competed.
US to seek more security on international flights
Measures will include enhanced screening of electronic devices and more thorough passenger vetting. The new measures couldn't come soon enough for experts like Robert Mann, analyst at R.W.
Christie taking state chopper to Island Beach
He also claims Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto D-Hudson, "unneccessarily stalled the budget process, inconveniencing everyone living in our state".
Takata Corp. Files Bankruptcy
Takata agreed in January to plead guilty in the USA to wire fraud for providing false data to safety regulators. In 2000, the company started using a chemical - ammonium nitrate - as a propellant in its airbag inflators.
All you need to know about Lionel Messi's wedding
Former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique, nor any of the coaching staff or hierarchy at the Camp Nou were invited. Well, there will be a giant screen streaming the proceedings outside the Rosario complex.
Nintendo Re-Launching Classic SNES Console
It follows the NES Classic that went on sale late a year ago but was discontinued in April citing limited resources. It also comes with two SNES controllers - an improvement over the Classic Mini: NES' single controller offering.
Stephen Colbert Leaks Drawings from Sean Spicer's No-Camera Press Briefing
There was reason to believe that with so much controversy and scandal flowing out of the White House, that his was not an empty threat.