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Pentagon agrees to 6-month delay for transgender enlistments

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The decision will nearly certainly prove unpopular with advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues, who already had waited through a lengthy Pentagon view process that concluded previous year. what matters is the ability to get the job done - not their gender identity", said Stephen Peters of the Human Rights Campaign. Following a year-long review, former Defense Secretary Ashton Carter last year lifted the ban on transgender military service. Read More »

China is asking the USA to cancel the weapons deal

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A US government official said USA arms sales to Taiwan reflect no change in the long-standing "One China" policy , which recognizes the People's Republic of China . and China appeared to have warmed. According to them, all this certainly plays into the hands of the USA because the consolidation of the Chinese and Taiwanese economies clearly does not fit into Donald Trump's ambitious plans to expand Washington's economic clout in the world. Read More »

PM Modi wants four Indian accounting firms in world's Big-8

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A day after the midnight GST rollout, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), a statutory body established by an Act of Parliament, launched a revised syllabus of chartered accountants on July 1. In a reference to the Opposition, the Prime Minister said, "People who do politics cannot take such decisions, only people who live for the nation can take such decisions". Read More »

Mouni Roy in Bollywood-First day shoot for 'Gold' tomorrow?

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Akshay Kumar is the busiest actor in the industry today. We are way too excited to know what Akshay Kumar's upcoming release " Toilet: Ek Prem Katha " will deliver with its storyline and now, we have another reason to be thrilled. Also, there have been reports that TV actress Mouni Roy will be making her Bollywood debut with this film. Director Reema Kagti has been working on the script of the movie for the last two years. Read More »

Authorities arrest man who flew drone near Goodwin Fire

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A drone was also spotted on Thursday in the same airspace as 14 firefighting aircraft, including five helicopters, three large air tankers, and five heavy air tankers. Another witness reported seeing a male subject matching Carpenter's description standing next to a white van on Iron King Mine Rd, Tuesday, June 27, 2017. Read More »

'Avengers: Infinity War' Spoilers: Everything There Is to Know

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The set pictures also feature Mark Ruffalo , Benedict Cumberbatch and Benedict Wong as Bruce Banner, Stephen Strange and Wong respectively. However, it is likely that the two are also present on set for the filming. With a Cloak of Levitation now thrown over Infinity War , Marvel bigwig #KevinFeige has at least offered some clarification on when we could get some more juicy tidbits on the blockbuster. Read More »

Marvel star sends lookalike to Spider-Man: Homecoming premiere

A Best Actor nomination for Tom Holland won't happen, but could Best Adapted Screenplay (for Daley, Ford, Goldstein, McKenna, Sommers, and Watts) be a long shot play? In the end, Carroll says he left early because his phone died and he "wanted to leave before it got too awkward or someone figured it out". Read More »

PM reiterates tough stand on black money

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Modi also asked CAs that if they know anyone with black money, they should warn them that they would not be spared. Jaitley said the consumers are not complaining about Goods and Services Tax (GST) because the government has kept the rates at reasonable levels. Read More »

Evacuations increase as Goodwin Fire spreads to 21000 acres

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The so-called Goodwin fire has burned almost 7 square miles of land in Prescott National Forest. Weather is expected to continue hot and dry, with gusts as high as 25 miles per hour (40 kph). Firefighters in Washington state were battling three fires near Wenatchee that had grown to about 37 square miles (95 square kilometers). From official fire maps, it appears that the fire line reached the northern edge of Pine Flat and Sky 12 found a few of those buildings have been destroyed. Read More »

'Bromance' between Trump and Xi sours over North Korea, Taiwan

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China has taken some steps to put economic pressure on North Korea , including suspending coal imports. The move showed that Trump intends to use the move to tell China and other nations that "I'm still the boss", he said. "Trump has no patience, and nobody can be surprised that he's pushed certain issues to the fore". "Without rewarding North Korea for its bad actions, South Korea and the United States should closely consult what they may give the North in return for a nuclear ... Read More »

Were Analysts Bullish Dominion Energy Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:DM) This Week?

Moreover, Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. has 4.47% invested in the company for 9.08 million shares. Longfellow Investment Management Company Llc who had been investing in St. CONE Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:CNNX) has a Price to Book ratio of 3.311463. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has an ownership of 55,600 stocks of the pipeline firms shares valued $1,776,000 after scooping up an extra 26,760 shares through out the previous quarter, hedge fund investors and investment firms has ... Read More »

Underpaid? LeBron James says Steph Curry should be getting $400M this summer

Two-time MVP Steph Curry is among the big-name players in the headlines this weekend after he agreed to a five-year, $201 million supermax deal with the Warriors. That contract was signed when Curry's career was in doubt due to chronic ankle injuries. The most recent comments about " The King " and his accomplishments come from a former All-star and an National Basketball Association champion - #Caron Butler . Read More »

U.S. to sell $1.3B worth of arms to Taiwan

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Trump upset China even before taking office, taking a call from Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen, overturning decades of precedent of no high-level official contacts between the United States and an island China considers to be a wayward province. Read More »

Marlins Begin Long Road Trip in Milwaukee

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At the end of the season, Koehler won the Southern League Pitcher of the Year award. Orlando Arcia homered leading off the fifth for the Brewers . Neither West nor the Brewers were commenting on the matter, but the culprit had not yet been identified. With the exception of recently acquired C Stephen Vogt , Milwaukee was with its regular starting lineup for the first time since mid-May. Read More »

Trump teases 'new trade deal' after meeting with South Korea's president

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U.S. President Donald Trump warned Pyongyang that his country's "era of strategic patience" has come to an end. In remarks during the bilateral meeting between the US and South Korean sides, National Economic Director Gary Cohn knocked China's "predatory practices" on trade and said the Trump administration hopes to partner with South Korea to jointly tackle Chinese trade abuses that impact both countries. Read More »

Pliskova makes statement ahead of Wimbledon

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It's the 68th career title for Djokovic, and his first on grass outside of Wimbledon , which he won in 2011, 2014, and 2015. It just didn't feel quite right. Competing with a relaxed intensity, the 25-year-old Czech cracked a drive earning the first break in the fifth game. Halep broke serve with an ease to gain a crucial lead in the final set. Read More »

Shaktikanta Das, Amitabh Kant hail 'historic' midnight rollout of GST

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The IGST structure has been prepared to ensure seamless flow of input tax credit from one State to another. The IGST is adjusted against the CGST and the SGST. Tax experts Rajeev Gupta, Consultant at GST Transition of Jharkhand, PwC, Shamim Akhter, CA, J. N. Singh, Resident Manager, PHD Chamber alongwith others were present in the seminar that noted the knowledge on the background and explained the difference in the GST structure to the stakeholders like Insurance Industry and Insurance Agency. Read More »

Shaktikanta Das, Amitabh Kant hail 'historic' midnight rollout of GST

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Goods and Services Tax (GST) is here, and GST is here to stay. "But with the passage of time, they will realise that GST will ultimately create a situation where tax compliance will be simpler for everyone". For commodities coming from other States, earlier there was a Central Excise of 12.5%, VAT of 14.5% and Central Sales Tax of two %, aggregating to 29%. Read More »

WPGA: 2 share lead

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Lurking one stroke behind are the South Korean trio of Amy Yang (71), Chella Choi (70) and Lee Mi Hyang (67), as well as England's Jodi Ewart Shadoff (66) and American Brittany Lincicome (66). "Finally, dreams come true, and Tom wore that bib". "Last week I got a lot of confidence to play this major tournament". World No. 1 So Yeon Ryu surged to within two shots after posting a 3-under 68. Read More »

Jay-Z apologizes to Beyoncé in one of his 'best songs'

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What good is a ménage à trois when you have a soulmate, you risked that for Blue?", he raps on his song "4:44". He raps on the track: "You egged Solange on, knowin' all along all you had to say you was wrong / You nearly went Eric Benét, let the baddest girl in the world get away / I didn't even know what else to say". Read More »

Pakistan face India today

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Pakistan started their World Cup campaign with a win against the current T20 champions West Indies in a warm-up game. "I demand 25 per cent reservation for them in cricket and other games", Athawale said. When Pakistan face India tomorrow, it will not be a match between two evenly matched teams backed by similar structures and management, but that between a minnow still evolving and a giant that has arrived. Read More »

Albright: As an immigrant I am offended by Trump's travel ban

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Hawaii filed an emergency motion Thursday asking a federal judge to clarify that the administration can not enforce the ban against fiancés or relatives not defined by the administration guidelines. Trump said these were temporary measures needed to prevent terrorism until vetting procedures could be reviewed. Anthony Dockery, a pastor, said he'd like the country to invite refugees, but that there needs to be "a balance" between altruism and safety concerns. Read More »

Fepade vincula a proceso a 4 exfuncionarios de Chihuahua

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Autoridades de Chihuahua presentaron una nueva denuncia ante la Fiscalía Especializada para la Atención de Delitos Electorales (FEPADE ) por el presunto desvío de 4 millones de pesos de la Junta Municipal de Agua y Saneamiento (JMAS) de Ciudad Juárez, durante la administración del ex gobernador César Duarte . Read More »