Calling Goods and Services Tax (GST) a bold new experiment, the pre-Budget Economic Survey Tuesday pitched for including land and other immovable property – the key source of black money creation – in the indirect tax regime to help propel GDP growth to 8-10 percent.
* President Trump has threatened to tear up NAFTA agreement (Adds quotes and analysts estimate)
With corporate profitability likely to remain subdued owing to note-ban and global developments, overseas investors are expected to pump in a moderate USD 15-20 billion, during the next fiscal, says a ICRA report.
ZURICH, Jan 31 (Reuters) – Novartis Chief Executive
Joe Jimenez will meet President Donald Trump on Tuesday with
other drug industry executives after the U.S. leader said
pharmaceuticals companies were “getting away with murder” on
drug prices the government pays.
A man who lived some 1,500 years ago may have had his tongue cut out, though archaeologists, who found his remains buried with a flat rock in his mouth, are not sure the reason for the possible amputation. The skeleton was excavated in 1991 near the village of Stanwick in Britain. But it wasn’t until […]
We’ve seen plenty of weird Oreos over the years— but now there’s an alcoholic version of “milk’s favorite cookie.” The Veil Brewing Company, a craft beer maker in Richmond, Va. recently debuted a sweet new brew they’re calling Hornswoggler Chocolate Milk Stout with Oreos. The brewery, which focuses on hop forward beers, high gravity and […]
The musician who wrote the famous techno tune that appears in the movie “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” got filthy rich by investing the cash he made from it into lucrative companies, according to a report Friday. Dieter Meier’s song “Oh Yeah” — which features the catch phrase in a quirky slow-mo baritone — made a […]
Former “Bachelorette” Kaitlyn Bristowe told Fox News she is not watching Nick Viall on “The Bachelor” right now, in fact, she’s not too interested in the ABC dating franchise at all. Bristowe said she hasn’t tuned in for “The Bachelor” or “The Bachelorette” in some time. “I haven’t watched like the last three seasons — […]
Need a quick java fix? Starbucks is about to make it even easier to order and pay for your coffee. The coffee chain is testing a new feature within its iOS app and a skill for Amazon Alexa devices, both of which let customers place orders with just their voice. The new voice-ordering features are […]
Millions of Americans will tune in to watch Super Bowl LI this year from home. And an estimated one million visitors are expected to travel to Houston to see the big game in H-town. With that many eyes on the field, where and how one watches the big game has taken on a life of […]