"We pressured (the Centre), the people of Gujarat, small shopkeepers put pressure and I am happy to say that (Union Finance Minister) Arun Jaitleyji has shifted many items to the 18-per cent slab from the 28-per cent tax bracket under the GST".
The Congress is all set to keep up the pressure on the Narendra Modi government on capping the goods and services tax (GST) at 18 per cent, and to include petrol, diesel as well as the real estate sector and electricity in the ambit of the new tax regime.
Rahul Gandhi, said, " The government which can tell people at 8PM in the night that it is going to demonetise currency within four hours, doesn't know what is in the hearts of people".
Butch Jones Out As Tennessee's Football Coach
Associate head coach Brady Hoke , who coaches the defensive line, has been named as interim head coach and will finish the season. Hoke has been a head coach for 12 seasons, making stops at Ball State and San Diego State before arriving in Ann Arbor in 2011.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday stood firm on his "Vikas paagal ho gaya hai" assertion, in reference to development in Gujarat, claiming he would not abstain from speaking the truth. "But we are not satisfied yet".
Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said 50 per cent of total revenue stays out of the ambit of the GST if electricity, petroleum and real estate are not included.
The fourth phase of Navsarjan Yatra has begun with the visit to Akshardham temple on Saturday and will end at Ambaji temple. He will hold meetings with women, villagers and different communities during the tour, party officials said.
President Amit Shah is also scheduled to address a rally in Banaskantha district of North Gujarat, ahead of the assembly polls next month. In the recent past, Gandhi had conducted such campaign tours in Saurashtra, central Gujarat and south Gujarat.
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Messi is now in Russian Federation with Argentina ahead of tomorrow's friendly as they build towards the World Cup. Three minutes later, Aguero forced Akinfeev into a diving save to deny his attempt from just outside the box.
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As Tiffany & Co. put it, the café serves "American classics made with the highest quality, regionally sourced ingredients". Some include an array of actual Tiffany boxes adorned now with chrome figurines and diamonds or pieces of the homeware.
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In a tweet, Cassidy said , "Based on the allegation against Roy Moore , his response, and what is known, I withdraw support". During the primary, Trump joined Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and much of the GOP establishment in supporting Sen.
Morocco and Tunisia qualify for World Cup 2018
They'll join Nigeria, Egypt and Senegal as the continent's five representatives at next year's tournament in Russian Federation . The Tunisians held on for the draw, though, and it turned out to be a precious point.