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However, the powerful Tamil Nadu Theatre Owners' Association has not extended their support yet and they are having a crucial meeting on Wednesday, October 4, to discuss the issue. If the State government does it, we will continue running the shows. On September 29, the state government issued a circular claiming that 20% corporation tax would be levied on non-Tamil films and 10% tax on Tamil films.
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    Rail strikes: Answers to your questions

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    The union RMT has organised two days of industrial action today and Thursday , which will affect Northern services between 7am and 7pm. "For the remaining 40% of services which do have conductors, we have trained extra staff to safely cover for conductors who choose to take part in the strike action".
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    Reliance Industries makes first purchase of USA crude

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    Last week, members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) complained that crude prices likely wouldn't rise due to persistent overproduction, and on Monday prices indeed tumbled due to reports of production ramping up - but not US shale output as the members had charged, rather, production from the cartel itself.
  • Stars comment on why Sex and the City 3 won't happen

    Stars comment on why Sex and the City 3 won't happen

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    The fact that the story of Bradshaw and her friends could essentially continue on and on and on is not lost to the fans, who just want more of it. After the Daily Mail report , SJP confirmed that the film wasn't happening, and her quotes in the context of Cattrall's interview come across as petty as hell.
  • 'Goodfellas' actor Charles Low, Robert De Niro's buddy, dies

    'Goodfellas' actor Charles Low, Robert De Niro's buddy, dies

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    De Niro once rented out the top three floors of a building Low owned on Hudson Street in New York City. Chuck was involved in one of the most iconic scenes of Goodfellas , the classic Morrie's Wig Shop ad, and was killed off by Joe Pesci's character stabbing him in the head with a screwdriver.
  • Jimmy Kimmel delivers emotional gun control speech

    Jimmy Kimmel delivers emotional gun control speech

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    He criticized President Trump for signing a bill last February that blocked an Obama administration regulation aimed preventing people who have been adjudicated mental illness from purchasing guns, crafted after the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
  • Eli Manning Says Giants Need To Believe They're Still In The Hunt

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    There are several aspects shouldering the blame for the rocky start. Rookie running back Wayne Gallman made his debut Sunday, rushing for 42 yards on 11 carries and scoring on a 4-yard pass from Manning in the third quarter. "We're playing pretty good football, but we're not playing great football". The Los Angeles Chargers will look to snap their 0-4 start to the season after narrowly falling to the Eagles by a final score of 26-24 in week 4.
  • Here's How Michelle and Barack Celebrated 25 Years

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    They met in 1989 when Michelle Robinson, who worked at a Chicago law firm, was assigned to mentor a young Harvard associate named Barack Obama . It looks like the former First Couple could be moving into another historic housing location, this time, in the Big Apple.
  • Vegas Concert Crowd Sings 'God Bless America' an Hour Before Shooting

    Vegas Concert Crowd Sings 'God Bless America' an Hour Before Shooting

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    I couldn't believe he answered the phone. "And he was so excited to be there at the Big & Rich show. You talk about horrifying, I do not know what compares to that". John said that while they have been able to check in with many people they "haven't spoken to Jason [Aldean] yet". "That video of everybody singing "God Bless America " - I am just so thankful that somebody got that video, because I can describe that to you as to what was going on before the shooting happened, but seeing it is ...
  • Vegas Crowd Sings 'God Bless America' 1 Hour Before Massacre

    Vegas Crowd Sings 'God Bless America' 1 Hour Before Massacre

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    And he was one of the guys, you know just shook his hand a couple hours before that. "It would not happen", Rich said. He said that when news of the shooting broke, an off-duty Minneapolis police officer kept watch on the bar door as Rich and his fans barricaded themselves inside.
  • Actor Dileep Finally Granted Bail In Malayalam Actress Assault Case

    Actor Dileep Finally Granted Bail In Malayalam Actress Assault Case

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    As per the prosecution, Dileep had given a "quotation" or contract for kidnapping and sexually molesting the actress. The granting of bail today came as a relief to the actor whose bail pleas had been rejected multiple times earlier. Dileep , who was arrested on July 10th, had first sought bail from a magistrate court but was denied a favourable order on July 15th. According to the reports, Dileep has been granted bail under some strict conditions.
  • Actor Dileep gets bail

    Actor Dileep gets bail

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    Malayalam actor Dileep has finally been granted bail in the actress molestation case under strict conditions. He was asked to surrender his passport and issue a bond worth rupees one lakh. In the case, both the prosecution and defense had completed their arguments on the fifth plea put forward by the actor last week. But many washed their hands off the actor's past contribution to the fraternity, many came out in support of the actor like Sreenivasan and ex-wife Manju Warrier who made a ...