Author: 0 GST to be implemented by July 1

This, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had explained a year ago, implied that GST had to be implemented before 15 September "otherwise the country doesn't run". For a law that has been in the works for more than a decade, Mr Jaitley has already made it clear that the deadline could not be extended indefinitely after parliament took the first step and approved last year's amendments to the Constitution.

Medical Buffett voices optimism on U.S. businesses
Author: 0 Buffett voices optimism on U.S. businesses

He plans to donate the money to Girls Inc. of Omaha. Apple is Berkshire Hathaway's second-largest holding. His Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital abandoned Kraft Heinz Foods' bid for the company because they were interested only in a mutually agreed upon tie-up, not a hostile takeover, he said.

Author: 0 Bahrain marks World Rare Diseases Day

He has lost his three children who were born with rare metabolic disease Pyruvate Carboxylase Deficiency. Experts say thar these are rare diseases in which patients are often misdiagnosed with other diseases prior to getting a definitive diagnosis.

Author: 0 Abbas: Palestinians will work with Trump for two-state solution

Abbas' speech came less than two weeks after President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wavered on the two-state solution that was firmly supported by the Obama administration. Israel refused not only to take part in the conference, but also to simply receive a copy of the final protocol. It's about time that Abbas accepts the fact that there is a new era at the United Nations, when anti-Israel speeches and actions are no longer acceptable, and that activities against Israel ...

Medical Malaysia seeks to reassure public after nerve agent attack
Author: 0 Malaysia seeks to reassure public after nerve agent attack

Kim sought help at a customer service counter at the airport and was rushed to the Putrajaya Hospital but died on the way. Malaysian police say the attackers had been trained to wash their hands immediately after the attack. North Korea has denied involvement in the killing and said it does not trust Malaysian police to conduct a proper investigation. He said that more tests were needed to determine if the two suspects were given antidotes so the nerve agent wouldn't kill them.

Author: 0 Transgender woman killed in New Orleans East shooting, advocates say

Gibson was gunned down outside a shopping center in the 4300 block of Downman Road and died at the scene. Black Trans Women, Inc ., an advocacy group based out of Texas, says Gibson had just returned to New Orleans for Mardi Gras. "The senseless murder of our trans sisters and brothers is something we simply can not continue to ignore!" The police have not made a statement on a suspect or motive, or whether they consider Dupree's death a hate crime, local TV station WWL reports.

Medical World's most threatening superbugs ranked in new list
Author: 0 World's most threatening superbugs ranked in new list

Doctors Without Borders (MSF), which provides patient care in low-income and war-torn countries, agreed there was a critical need for new drugs. In fact, researchers suspect drug-resistant bacteria, like those named in the "priorities" list by World Health Organization , will kill 10 million people in the next 33 years.

Medical AT&T Offers Some New, Better Unlimited Data Plans
Author: 0 AT&T Offers Some New, Better Unlimited Data Plans

The second new plan, Unlimited Choice , is aimed at more budget-conscious customers, and it's the offering that wireless analyst Roger Entner of Recon Analytics refers to as the "diamond in the rough". The combined price (assuming you get a discount for AutoPay and paperless biling and after the credit) is $115 a month to start. Unlimited data, talk and text messaging is limited at all times to maximum speeds of 3Mbps.

Medical And the award for Oscars scapegoat goes to ... PwC accountant Brian Cullinan
Author: 0 And the award for Oscars scapegoat goes to ... PwC accountant Brian Cullinan

A few minutes after Cullinan had tweeted that Stone picture, there was trouble on the Oscars main stage when Bonnie and Clyde Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty presented the award for Best Picture to the wrong film. Immediately after the wrong was righted, La La Land producer Jordan Horowitz graciously ceded the floor to Moonlight writer-director Barry Jenkins.

Medical Officials say overnight fire at Thonotosassa mosque was an arson
Author: 0 Officials say overnight fire at Thonotosassa mosque was an arson

This handout photo shows damage to the Islamic Society of New Tampa in Thonotosassa, Florida, in a fire that has been ruled arson on February 24, 2017 . There are a few holes in the bottom of the door. Our prayers are with the New Tampa Mosque community; and we are grateful that nobody was physically hurt.

Medical The moment when the wrong Best Picture victor was announced
Author: 0 The moment when the wrong Best Picture victor was announced

The accounting firm responsible for Oscar awards and envelopes issued an apology for the error. That is, until Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway get on stage and announce the wrong victor for the Best Picture Academy Award. So, whatever story-I don't mean to start stuff, but whatever story that was, I had that card. This leads us to believe that he was actually holding the card for best actress (which Emma Stone had won moments before).

Medical Rangers' Josh Hamilton undergoes 11th knee surgery of career
Author: 0 Rangers' Josh Hamilton undergoes 11th knee surgery of career

Texas acknowledged that Hamilton may need to have arthroscopic surgery on the knee. Hamilton won't be able to begin running for six weeks, and any potential return to a game setting figures to be further down the road than that.'s T.R. Sullivan tweets that Hamilton will be out "well into the season", but adds that there's been no talk of him calling it a career just yet.

Author: 0 Storm Chasers Honor Bill Paxton With 'Twister' Tribute

Almost 200 members of the Spotter Network coordinated Global Positioning System coordinates to spell out the actor's initials, BP, across the states of Kansas and Oklahoma. Similar to Paxton's "Twister" character Bill "The Extreme" Harding, storm chasers hit the road in order to mark out the coordinates using Spotter Network apps such as RadarScope Pro, while others logged in remotely using a computer.

Author: 0 Doctors Say Pot Can Be Dangerous For Developing Brains

The advice comes in a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics , published Monday in Pediatrics . Medical marijuana is now legal in 29 states, and in states like OR and Colorado, the drug is legal for recreational use too.

Author: 0 Mums get less sleep than dads

For many parents of young children, sleep deprivation is likely a regular occurrence. The researchers also questioned the participants on their tiredness patterns, asking them how often they felt tired in the previous month. Women with young children at home said they were exhausted 14 days a month, compared to 11 days for those without children in the home, the findings showed.

Author: 0 World Health Organization publishes list of antibiotic-resistant bacteria needing research

The list of bacteria for which new antibiotics are needed urgently arises from the analysis and has been made available now for consideration by G20 health ministers and experts who are due to discuss AMR in Berlin this week. Included there is the bacteria that causes gonorrhea, for which there are nearly no remaining effective treatments. Missing from the WHO's list is Mycobacterium tuberculosis , because, said Kieny, the importance of developing new drugs to treat tuberculosis is widely ...

Medical Selena Gomez supports The Weeknd at his concert in Amsterdam
Author: 0 Selena Gomez supports The Weeknd at his concert in Amsterdam

Their VERY REAL relationship has caused upset, of course, with Abel's ex Bella Hadid, who both unfollowed Selena after the two started making headlines and made it clear that she's exhausted of hearing about the two. Now Selena hasn't seen her man since just after the Grammy awards in LA, but sources told Hollywood Life she was quote "dying" to join the Weeknd while he was away.

Author: 0 You can get screened for an eating disorder online

Just one in five Global Positioning System provided their patients with information about eating disorders, despite the recommendation by health watchdog NICE (National Institute of Clinical Excellence), or flagged up services which would help, such as peer support networks or Beat's national helpline.

Medical Nationwide Manhunt for Mississippi Murder Suspect
Author: 0 Nationwide Manhunt for Mississippi Murder Suspect

A woman stated that she had been shot in the thigh while she was jogging. The victim's vehicle was missing and reported as a white 2012 GMC Arcadia SUV. Bailey said Deaton is considered armed and very unsafe. Saturday, the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a nationwide manhunt for Deaton.

Medical Moonlight Wins Best Picture
Author: 0 Moonlight Wins Best Picture

The ceremony was running way over time , so it's hard to blame Dunaway for hastily announcing the victor as La La Land , especially since it was written right there on the card! Video footage of the cast and crew of Moonlight reacting to the film's surprise Best Picture victory has emerged after last night's Oscars.

Author: 0 LSE Says Takeover by Deutsche Boerse Unlikely After EU Request

The exchange added that it would still work to make the merger with Deutsche Boerse succeed, but that would be impossible unless the commission changed its position. But late Sunday, the London exchange warned that the deal has run into trouble with European regulators. LSEG had proposed this option in order to address anti-trust concerns raised earlier by the Commission with regards to this merger.

Medical Tallahassee Transgender community rallies at Capitol
Author: 0 Tallahassee Transgender community rallies at Capitol

More than 100 demonstrators marched to the capitol, beginning at 20th and K street in downtown Sacramento. "My office will use all the existing tools of federal, state, and local law to ensure that transgender kids are safe in their schools and are provided equal access to all programming and facilities consistent with their gender identity".

Medical Kalinga Lancers beat Dabang Mumbai to lift maiden HIL
Author: 0 Kalinga Lancers beat Dabang Mumbai to lift maiden HIL

Later, Lancers' Captain Moritz Fuerste leveled the score with another PC in the 35th minute. Australia's star striker Turner scored a field goal in the 18th minute to give the Lancers a 2-0 cushion before Fuerste, Germany's two-time Olympic champion, successfully converted a penalty corner in the last minute of the second quarter to extend their lead.

Medical Obamacare Is the Most Popular It's Been in 7 Years
Author: 0 Obamacare Is the Most Popular It's Been in 7 Years

While Republicans have yet to agree on a detailed policy to replace Obamacare with, there is an interesting update regarding Medicaid. Republicans have fought to repeal the law for years. A summary of the several bills Republican House leaders are considering for changes to the Medicaid expansion envisioned "a period of stability to ensure we are not pulling the rug from underneath states or patients".

Medical Jimmy Kimmel Relentlessly Disses Trump For Slamming Meryl Streep In Oscars Opening
Author: 0 Jimmy Kimmel Relentlessly Disses Trump For Slamming Meryl Streep In Oscars Opening

While Kimmel said he would pass on inspiring American's to unite, he did urge viewers to look outside their political persuasions to have a "considerate" conversation that could bring about change some or even understanding. Kimmel at least has form with this type of star-studded, back-slapping event, having hosted the Emmys in 2012 and 2016. After a great year in movies, the Oscars have finally arrived.

Author: 0 Final countdown to Oscar Sunday: Best Predictions

Even if you don't love La La Land , you have to admit it's a major feat, creating a Hollywood musical from scratch. My preference is Barry Jenkins for " Moonlight ". Deadpool , Ryan Reynolds's filthy - and filthy rich - superhero movie had been tipped to sneak into this year's best picture nominees . He pretty much indicated this when asked about keeping Matt Damon (whose production Manchester By the Sea has been nominated) off the stage.

Author: 0 Leaked draft offers glimpse of GOP Obamacare replacement

Instead, those who don't get coverage at work or under government programs would get annual tax credits based on age, growing from $2,000 for people under age 30 to $4,000 for those age 60 and over. As the Trump administration and the GOP-majority Congress are working towards repealing the ACA, the Kaiser poll found that respondents were split on the health care law's potential dismantling.

Author: 0 Four Chapman law students sickened in mumps outbreak

The Medicine Hat Tigers of the Western Hockey League have confirmed that about a half-dozen players and a coach have the mumps. The health department was also informed. The health department is investigating confirmed and potential cases of the mumps at the college. Students and staff with symptoms are encouraged to stay home and call the IU Health Center at 812-855-5002 or 855-303-2631 after hours.

Medical Ladies, These Three Things Could Help You Orgasm More (According To Science)
Author: 0 Ladies, These Three Things Could Help You Orgasm More (According To Science)

Women who did orgasm with penetrative sex typically had a sexual encounter that also involved deep kissing, manual genital stimulation and/or oral sex. Female orgasm has remained elusive and many studies conducted in the past have linked it to many factors outside the bedroom. These include asking women what they want in bed, and praising them for something they did during sex.

Medical Kipsang misses WR in brilliant sub 2:04 Tokyo victory
Author: 0 Kipsang misses WR in brilliant sub 2:04 Tokyo victory

The women's race was also won by a Kenyan, with Sarah Chepchirchir coming home in 2:19.47, ahead of Ethiopia's Birhane Dibaba (2:21:19) and Amane Gobena (2:23:09). First is to make an attempt to set a new world record and second is to win the race and increase his point tally for the coveted World Marathon Majors (WMM) bounty of 500,000 US dollars.

Author: 0 North Korea's use of VX in assassination shows a whole new insane

Friday's revelation by Malaysian police that the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used to kill Kim raised the stakes significantly in a case that has broad geopolitical implications. He said an arrest warrant would not be issued for the embassy official, as he has diplomatic immunity, but that "the process of the law will take place" if the airline official does not come forward.

Author: 0 JC Penney will close 130 to 140 under-performing stores

The company said it will shutter 130-140 of its stores - or 13 to 14 percent of its 1,014 locations in the United States and Puerto Rico- and introduce new goods and services. "Although JCP ended its fiscal year with a shrink in sales, it can take some comfort from the fact that the decreases are modest and that it managed to outperform its main department store rivals", Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail , told CNBC.

Medical Repairing the damage from Storm Doris
Author: 0 Repairing the damage from Storm Doris

The county was hit by Storm Doris, and data from the Mace Head weather station shows winds averaged 100km/h between 2-3am and gusts hit 140km/h. The relentless winter weather will grant no mercy to the United Kingdom as forecasters predict freezing temperatures, snow and strong winds for the next 12 days.

Medical Augusta rally draws 200 in support of health care law
Author: 0 Augusta rally draws 200 in support of health care law

I worry about what's to come for all my children. "We really wanted to be in a group that were like minded and get energy from that", said one of the sisters, Susan Hernandez, 64 of Eugene. Not only will 30 million Americans lose their health insurance, but half of American households have someone with a pre-existing condition which means these people would not qualify for healthcare.

Author: 0 Border wall costs increase as Trump takes credit for F-35

Trump maintains that Mexico will pay for a wall across the southern USA border, a notion which the Mexican government rejects. President Donald Trump has ordered the federal government to account for all U.S. If the Central Americans are now to be simply sent back across the border into Mexico, this would be tantamount to handing 90-100,000 impoverished and desperate Central Americans over to the highly organized drug cartels, which also run the weapons and human trafficking networks, ...

Medical Berkshire Hathaway Q4 Profit Up 15%
Author: 0 Berkshire Hathaway Q4 Profit Up 15%

The Berkshire Hathaway CEO speaks from the platform of one of the globe's wealthiest people and punctuates our annual state of affairs with both his standing in the world of finance and the avuncular charm that the business community looks forward to with each year's tome to BH investors.

Author: 0 Jong Nam killing: Use of VX 'blatant violation' of treaty

Communist in name, the North Korean regime in fact is a totalitarian personality cult run by the Kim dynasty since 1948. Kim had spoken out publicly in the past against his family's dynastic control of the isolated, nuclear-armed state. North Korea had strongly objected to Malaysia conducting an autopsy on the man's body, saying that he carried a diplomatic passport and therefore was not subject to local laws...

Medical Devotees Throng Shiva Temples across Odisha on Maha Shivaratri
Author: 0 Devotees Throng Shiva Temples across Odisha on Maha Shivaratri

The poison which emerged was so risky as it could burn the whole world that nobody was even ready to touch it. So Lord Shiva held his throat so that the poison could not get into his stomach which resulted in him turning blue in color and started knowing as "Neelkanth".

Author: 0 Chemical leak from children's toy causes massive recall — RECALL ALERT

Company officials say there is a design defect involving the battery cap. The company Moose Toys is pulling "Lil' Frog" and "Lil' Frog Lily Pad" toys from its Little Live Pets line. The recalled products have date codes between WS112016 and WS123216, according to the safety commission website. Consumers should stop using the toys immediately and contact Moose Toys at 844-575-0340 or online at for a free replacement.

Medical Five Patients Virus-free After Being Injected HIV/AIDS Vaccine
Author: 0 Five Patients Virus-free After Being Injected HIV/AIDS Vaccine

But these drugs are expensive and can cause unpleasant side effects. 'It's the proof of concept that through therapeutic vaccination we can really re-educate our T cells to control the virus, ' says Dr Beatriz Mothe of the IrsiCaixa AIDS Research Institute in Barcelona, Spain, in an interview with New Scientist .

Medical Dems, rebuilding after Trump, aim for new leader
Author: 0 Dems, rebuilding after Trump, aim for new leader

Ellison claimed that the impeachment discussion would not be a move against Trump. "Whoever wins should be calling everybody else and saying 'let's make sure we're unified'". "It's time for the party that I step aside", he said in a short speech before DNC members that was supposed to be his last chance to rally their votes.

Author: 0 Fierce Duterte critic arrested on drug trafficking charges

Senator Leila de Lima , her former driver and bodyguard and a former national prison official were ordered to be arrested by a local court after a judge found merit in criminal charges filed by the Department of Justice last week. De Lima became the subject of probes launched by Duterte's political allies after the senator initiated a Senate inquiry into alleged state-sanctioned killings in the course of Duterte's bloody war on drugs .

Author: 0 United States axes N. Korea talks after Kim murder

One of the suspected killers of Kim Jong-un's half brother was paid just £72 to carry out the assassination , police have said. Preliminary analysis found traces of VX nerve agent on Kim's eyes and face. "We hope it [bilateral ties] can be maintained... but at the same time, they must respect the laws of our country and respect the professionalism of our experts", he said.

Author: 0 Congress must have viable replacement to nix Affordable Care Act

Then they lied to the public, claiming Democrats had "rammed it down our throats" when in fact Democrats bent over backwards to accommodate GOP ideas, to the tune of including some 161 Republican-authored amendments in the bill. The GOP's Obamacare repeal efforts are now tethered to a budget resolution measure, which would allow them to pass the law through Congress with only a simple majority in the Senate; Republicans don't have the 60 votes needed to pass a traditional bill through ...

Author: 0 Why your back pain may be killing you

Ignore your bad back at your own risk. When people complain their back is killing them, they might not be exaggerating. Professor Paulo Ferreira, a physiotherapy researcher at University of Sydney, said back pain was a significant marker of impending mortality.

Medical Green Future Awaits India as Renewable Energy Prices Fall at Record Low
Author: 0 Green Future Awaits India as Renewable Energy Prices Fall at Record Low

In an auction conducted by state-controlled Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for various wind projects totaling 1 gigawatt, five companies separately quoted a tariff of 3.46 rupees (USD0.0519) per unit to win the projects. Basically, the solar provides summer peak energy, and the wind provides winter peak energy. "After solar cost reduction below Rs 3 per unit, wind power cost down to Rs 3.46 per unit through transparent auction".

Medical Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar launches new platform, to contest bypolls soon
Author: 0 Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar launches new platform, to contest bypolls soon

On her brother Deepak's remarks regarding his willingness to pay Rs 100 crore fine for the Poes Garden residence, which he claimed has been bequeathed to him and Deepa, she said, "I am not aware of what he stated". Later, at the AIADMK headquarters, senior leaders led by School Education Minister and Party Presidium Chairman K A Sengottaiyan paid floral tributes to a decorated portrait of " Amma " (as Jayalalithaa was called by AIADMK cadres).

Author: 0 Kenney, mayors warn of doom and gloom from Obamacare repeal

About 20 million Americans are now covered under the health care reform law that took effect in 2009 under President Barack Obama . What Rep. Faso doesn't say is that one motivation for repealing the ACA is to give the wealthy a huge tax break.

Author: 0 Medical Marijuana Bill passes Senate

Karrie Anderson, a Grimes resident who has multiple sclerosis, said she has seen the benefits of medical cannabis firsthand. Arnold again stressed that CBD oil, while derived from cannabis, has very low levels of tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, so it can not be used as a recreational drug.