28% GST likely on casinos, online gaming, horse races on gross revenue: Report

The GST Council will also be presented two reports of Group of state finance ministers.

The all-powerful GST Council at its meeting in Chandigarh this week is expected to vet a proposal of the panel of state finance ministers on levying 28% goods and services tax (GST) on online gaming, casinos and horse racing. The 47th meeting of the GST Council, headed by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and comprising … Read more

How ‘Peanuts’ creator Charles Schulz pushed for Title IX in the 1970s : NPR

The Peanuts characters reminded readers of the importance of Title IX at a moment when many schools and athletic programs were resistant to it. Peanuts © 1979 Peanuts Worldwide LLC hide caption toggle caption Peanuts © 1979 Peanuts Worldwide LLC The Peanuts characters reminded readers of the importance of Title IX at a moment when … Read more

Cobbo bombed try, Brian To’o missed grubber, Queensland Maroons, New South Wales Blues, news, highlights, Origin Game 2

Maroons winger Selwyn Cobbo narrowly missed opening the scoring for Queensland after a Brian To’o brainfade that left commentators stunned. Playmaker Daly Cherry-Evans dropped the ball onto his boot, with the Blues winger tracking back, looking almost certain to clean up the play to gift the Maroons a repeat set. But, after the ball failed … Read more

Celebrity Wives, Girlfriends of MLB Players: Kate Upton, More

Batter up! Kate Upton, Hannah Davis and JoAnna Garcia Swisher are just a few A-listers who’ve been wooed by Major League Baseball athletes over the years. Garcia was acting for more than a decade before her now-husband, Nick Swisher, was drafted in 2002 by the Oakland Athletics. Two years later, Swisher made his MLB debut … Read more

2022 College World Series: Schedule, scores, TV channel, live stream for Ole Miss-Oklahoma in finals

The 2022 men’s College World Series is down to its two finalists. Oklahoma and Ole Miss will meet in the best-of-three championship series beginning on Saturday night to determine a new college baseball champion. The College World Series started last Friday, and of the eight teams to make it that far in college baseball’s final … Read more

Amy Schumer Fired Penn Badgley Wife Domino Kirke As Doula

“This is pretty unfair to her…” On the podcast, Amy talked about having Penn’s wife, Domino Kirke, as her doula, which is someone you can hire to guide you through childbirth and post-partum life. Cindy Ord / Getty Images for SiriusXM “I feel like I know you because your wife helped bring my son into … Read more

Can TSA vaccinate enough screeners for Thanksgiving travel?

A potential shortage of airport screeners triggered by a federal COVID-19 vaccine mandate could mean extra-long queues at airport security checkpoints during the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday travel week. Only about 60% of Transportation Security Administration employees are at least partially vaccinated with about a month to go before the Nov. 22 deadline for federal employees … Read more

Ukraine war: Kyiv attacked by Russia for first time in weeks as one killed and several injured in missile strikes | World News

Ukraine’s capital has been attacked for the first time in three weeks by Russian missile strikes – as G7 leaders gathered in Germany with the invasion high on the agenda. A nine-storey apartment block was struck along with the compound of a kindergarten as officials said one person was killed and five others injured in … Read more

Astronomers Radically Reimagine the Making of the Planets

Start at the center, with the sun. Our middle-aged star may be more placid than most, but it is otherwise unremarkable. Its planets, however, are another story. First, Mercury: More charred innards than fully fledged planet, it probably lost its outer layers in a traumatic collision long ago. Next come Venus and Earth, twins in … Read more