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GST rollout on July 1; two slabs for lottery, hotel rooms

Addressing the 17th GST Council meeting at Vigyan Bhawan, Jaitley said 28 percent limit in hotels will start from Rs 7,500, while a GST rate of 18 percent has been made applicable for hotel rooms between Rs 2,500 to Rs 7,500. "Relaxation for filing transaction-wise returns in July, August. will provide relief to the industry ", Harishanker Subramaniam, head of indirect tax at EY India , told Reuters.



Amazon To Acquire Whole Foods Market For $13.7 Billion

Seen here is the Whole Foods store on Valencia Blvd.in Santa Clarita. Whole Foods recently overhauled its board and redoubled cost-cutting efforts, seeking to change a high-price image that has tagged it with the nickname "Whole Paycheck".



Trump interviewed Mueller for FBI job day before he was tapped f

And the Daily Caller reported on Tuesday that included an interview with Mueller. The White House , however, said Trump and Ruddy have never discussed the issue. After news of Ruddy's interview surfaced on the web, Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, echoed that sentiment on Twitter."If President fired Bob Mueller, Congress would immediately re-establish independent counsel and appoint Bob Mueller", the California lawmaker tweeted .



Britain should stress jobs, prosperity in Brexit talks: Hammond

Speaking to the Parliament in Strasbourg, he made clear he believes the rebate negotiated by Margaret Thatcher in 1984 and worth up to £5 billion a year to the United Kingdom , along with opt-outs in areas like open borders, monetary union and justice, could be up for grabs if Britain decides to stay.



Bodies found in search of US destroyer damaged in collision

Those who did not survive might have killed by the impact of the crash or drowned by the flooding, Navy spokesman Lieutenant Paul Newell said. Searchers gained access to the spaces that were damaged during the collision and brought the remains to Naval Hospital Yokosuka where they will be identified, the navy said in a statement.



Special counsel Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's finances

Mueller was appointed last month as special counsel to lead the probe, after Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey . Heck was referring to the growing number of legal teams forming as a result of the special counsel investigation into whether Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 US presidential election.