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Even after representation from theater owners, distributors and producers, The Tamil Nadu State Government has not relented in its stand of levying 30% tax apart from the GST on movie tickets across the state. More than 1000 theatres have chose to shut down from Monday to protest the high taxes on movie tickets post GST. The film industry strike has put shutters on four newly released movies - Ivan Thandhiran, Engeyum Naan Iruppen, Kaadhal Kaalam, Dubbed version of Mohanlal movie Puli Murugan.
  • ZTE Nubia N2 to be announced in India on July 5

    ZTE Nubia N2 to be announced in India on July 5

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    The smartphone was announced back in March alongside the Nubia M2 and M2 Lite. After the launch of the Nubia Z17 Mini in India, it looks like the company is all set to introduce another one on July 5. According to the tweets at the launch, the Nubia N2 was sporting higher in Camera as well. It also houses a fingerprint sensor for added security.
  • Moto X4 to come with dual rear cameras, Snapdragon 630 SoC

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    One the bright side, the phone's 4GB RAM will be complemented by 64GB expandable storage. Motorola is now working on a new device and the successor of the previously announced Moto M. First talking about the Moto M2, tipster Andri Yatim has suggested that the smartphone will be made available in more markets than its predecessor.
  • Tech stocks appear to go nuts after computer glitch

    Tech stocks appear to go nuts after computer glitch

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    The mysterious reset to $123.47 per share meant thatAmazon saw its share price drop 87.2 per cent, while shares in Apple fell 14.3 per cent on Nasdaq. Third-party data providers such as Google Finance and Yahoo Finance displayed the altered information. At 6:30pm EDT, hours after the market closed early, some of the incorrect prices started to appear on financial websites .
  • 'Destiny 2' Gets Rid of Random Weapon Perks, Bungie Confirms

    'Destiny 2' Gets Rid of Random Weapon Perks, Bungie Confirms

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    In an interview with Mashable , Smith definitively stated random gun rolls wouldn't be a thing in Destiny 2 . Bungie had to make changes to an entire class of weapons, sometimes able to go down to the archetype of that weapon class. Last week's news post over at Bungie's official blog is focused on the community's transition from Destiny to Destiny 2 . "That's a question we should be asking and answering as quickly as we can", Smith continued.
  • Obama warns against an

    Obama warns against an "aggressive kind of nationalism"

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    Without that, Obama said , "We start seeing a rise in sectarian politics". Trump shocked many countries last month by announcing he was pulling out of the accord. He arrived in Jakarta after visiting the cultural city of Yogyakarta and white-water rafting on the tourist island of Bali. Obama, who spent four years in Indonesia as a child, met on Friday with Widodo, known as Jokowi, at Bogor on the outskirts of the capital.
  • House Dems back bill to remove Trump

    House Dems back bill to remove Trump

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    Raskin, a Democrat from Maryland, is urging more colleagues to get behind his measure to potentially oust President Trump over his freakish "outbursts" and controversial tweets attacking the media and TV hosts. "If you look at the record of things that have happened since January, it is truly a freakish litany of events and outbursts". The lawmaker added that Trump's social media use represents a "sustained pattern of behavior that indicates something is seriously wrong".
  • Spirit Realty Capital Inc (SRC) Where Moving Ahead?

    Spirit Realty Capital Inc (SRC) Where Moving Ahead?

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    Zacks Investment Research's earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that follow Spirit Realty Capital. A number of brokerages have weighed in on SRC. The Company's digital media network of SINA.com, SINA mobile (mobile portal and mobile applications) and Weibo (social media) enables Internet users to access professional media and user generated content (UGCs) in multi-media formats from personal computers and mobile devices, and share their ...
  • Are Analysts Bullish STMicroelectronics NV (EPA:STM) After Last Week?

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    Lastly, Zacks Lowered stocks of STMicroelectronics N.V. from a "buy" recommendation to a "hold" recommendation in a analysis report on Wed, Jun 7th. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded STMicroelectronics N.V. STMicroelectronics N.V. The firm had revenue of $1.82 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.82 billion. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that STMicroelectronics N.V.
  • Amazon Prime Day 2017 Deals Update For July 3

    Amazon Prime Day 2017 Deals Update For July 3

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    Deals will start to become available in stores on July 5th, leading up to the 11th. In-store only, July 4th only. A neat trick is that you are fully entitled to cancel your Amazon Prime subscription after once you've got your shopping deal.
  • Parking Brake Problem Prompts Mazda To Recall 227814 Vehicles

    Parking Brake Problem Prompts Mazda To Recall 227814 Vehicles

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    This could result in the parking brake becoming stuck in the on position or fail to fully engage, letting the cars roll unexpectedly if parked on a slope. Mazda dealers will check the parking brake actuator shaft and if the part is corroded, it will be replaced free of charge. Another crash with bumper damage was reported in the United Kingdom.