The European Union is telling member state Luxembourg to get $295 million in back taxes from Amazon , in Brussels' latest regulatory move targeting U.S. According to the Financial Times, Amazon will receive the fine today in relation to unpaid back taxes. Vestager said that Luxembourg had offered "illegal tax benefits to Amazon".
On Sunday, addressing the Delhi leg of the Jana Raksha Yatra, Shah asserted that no amount of intimidation can "stop the lotus from blooming" in Kerala. He said: "We believe in legitimate and honest transactions". He further noted that Amit Shah too has the liberty to travel anywhere in India just like Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.
The Loon Balloons Google is planning to deploy feature the key elements of a cell tower , but are re-imagined so they can be fastened to a balloon and survive 12 miles into the stratosphere, according to Google . Loon now seeks to partner with a telephone carrier network to transmit signals to the handsets. X has gained permission to blanket the devastated territory of Puerto Rico with LTE internet access using Project Loon balloons.
Authorities had earlier said that almost eight people had been rescued from the boat. The United Nations has said the army campaign could be "ethnic cleansing" while Myanmar military leaders have blamed the unrest on Rohingya. Myanmar has responded by saying it will take back those who can be verified as genuine refugees. Bangladesh is facing a refugee crisis, where the figure of Rohingya refugees has more than doubled than what was calculated weeks earlier when their sudden exodus from ...
Spain's Constitutional Court last week suspended a session of the Catalan Parliament's scheduled for Monday following a request by the Catalan Socialist Party, which opposes secession. "We are facing a tremendous unknown". "We are going to stop independence from happening". Puigdemont will address the Catalan parliament at 6 p.m.
Search teams used dogs and went door-to-door in the family's neighborhood but did not locate her, the WFAA story said. Police in this Dallas suburb are still looking for a missing child. She is approximately 3 ft. tall, weighing 22 pounds. Police in Richardson, Texas , issued an Ambert Alert for Sherin Mathews, who was reported missing early Saturday morning.
British Prime Minister Theresa May supported the move and a government source said the two had behaved "totally irresponsibly". Some of the cabinet, including, it seems, the hapless (and, during her conference speech, briefly voiceless) prime minister, have quietly concluded that Britain should transition out of the European Union slowly and stay inside the European customs union for as long as possible, to avoid tariffs, customs bureaucracy and the horror of a new "hard" border across ...
The college football season was treated to their biggest upset on Saturday, as Iowa State went into No. 3 Oklahoma and beat the Sooners with a third-string quarterback. LINCOLN, Neb. - Freshman Jonathan Taylor rushed for a season-high 249 yards and two TDs to lead a punishing ground game that helped Wisconsin (5-0, 2-0 Big Ten) wear down Nebraska (3-3, 2-1).
It is beyond debate that the shootings outside the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas will go into the history books as the largest mass shooting in modern United States history, with at least 58 dead and more than 500 wounded. "This idea that everybody really wants gun control, and it's only the NRA that is opposing it, is simply a myth". If congratulations are not quite in order - in the same statement, the NRA advocated for more permissive right-to-carry laws - the group deserves some credit ...
Pyongyang's state media reported that Kim on Saturday told the powerful Central Committee of the ruling Workers' Party the nuclear weapons were a "powerful deterrent" guaranteeing the country's sovereignty against what he described as "protracted nuclear threats of the USA imperialists".
A range of senior North Korean officials attended the 20th anniversary celebrations in Pyongyang . The North also conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test last month, deepening fears that the country was approaching its stated goal of capability to deliver nuclear payloads to the mainland United States.
IN legislators were quick to respond to the NRA's announcement, many of whom provided statements to FOX59. The bump stock, which essentially turns a semi-automatic weapon into a machine gun and helped Stephen Paddock turn the October 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas into the deadliest in modern USA history, should be subject to "additional regulations", the group said Thursday.
The chief of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard threatened Sunday that if the United States designates the Guard as a terrorist group, it will consider the US Army as equivalent to the Islamic State terror group. Publicly, Tehran has vowed to ramp up its ballistic missile tests in the face of USA and European criticism. He said such moves by the US will eliminate "any chance for engagement forever".
In this light, Aguirre admitted it was possible that Salic's defense lawyers could oppose their client's extradition to the U.S. because he has pending criminal charges before the Philippine courts. Local anti-terror laws were allegedly "not strict" compared to the countries such as Australia and United Kingdom. Salic was an orthopedic surgeon associated with a hospital in the southern Philippine city of Cagayan de Oro, the complaint said.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Undersheriff Kevin McMahill said, "I get it - we all want answers". Paddock, the 64-year-old gambler and real estate investor, rained down about 1,600 rounds of ammo from the 32th floor suite of Mandalay Bay hotel into a crowd of more than 22,000 people attending Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival Sunday night, killing 58 concertgoers and injuring almost 500.
The President said his first visit outside New Delhi after assuming office was to meet the soldiers posted in the border town of Leh in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, who, he said, were defending the country's borders in extremely hard conditions.
The president had already received significant backlash for his response to the crisis, but drew even more criticism after he made a remark comparing the death count of 2005's Hurricane Katrina - which he called "a real catastrophe" - to the devastation in Puerto Rico .
The court is likely to provide a copy of the NAB reference along with relevant details to Maryam and her husband. Pakistan's National Accountability Bureau, which is investigating the case, arrested Safdar from the Benazir International Airport here, Dawn reported.
But Trump administration officials say the president will insist on their passage in exchange for supporting legislation that would extend the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA. "Dreamers" is a name for DACA recipients. "The administration can't be serious about compromise or helping the Dreamers if they begin with a list that is anathema to the Dreamers, to the immigrant community and to the vast majority of Americans", said House of Representatives Democratic ...
A report from state-sponsored news agency KCNA claimed the USA was exclusively responsible for the war of words with North Korea and suggested America should be first to dismantle its own nuclear arsenal. "You'll find out", is all Trump seemed to be able to say when he was asked about the five ominous-sounding words. Asked on Saturday about Trump's tweet, Sanders said she had nothing to add to the president's comments.
Portions of the northern Gulf Coast continue to experience elevated water levels but were expected to gradually subside Sunday afternoon. The storm, which made a second landfall in MS after first hitting Louisiana, was packing maximum sustained winds of 110km/h, and was moving north-north-east at 37km/h, the centre said.
The keeper, 40, was mauled to death as he attempted to direct the tigers into their enclosure on Saturday night at the Bannerghatta Biological Park. The deceased was only hired a back week into his job at the Bannerghatta Biological Park. The Times of India reported the new keeper had gone to place meat inside the animals' enclosure without noticing the cubs, Vanya and Jhansi Rani, were there.
Unlike so many other perpetrators of deadly mass shootings before him, Paddock left behind no suicide note, no manifesto, no recordings and no messages on social media pointing to his intent, according to police. Texts also allegedly showed Paddock, who made millions of pounds through gambling, describing wanting to tie her up "while you scream for help". He smuggled into the hotel 24 weapons and thousands of rounds of ammunition, concealed in 10 suitcases, for the "meticulously planned" ...
Speaking at the White House daily press briefing, Sanders was asked how seriously the American public, and America's adversaries, should take his comments. Reporters asked if the storm was related to Iran or ISIS. 'We can not allow this dictatorship to threaten our nation or our allies with unimaginable loss of life.
This may be a very likely scenario considering a lower back injury that has been bothering Lewis since 2011 was one of the reasons he made a decision to retire following his loss to Mark Hunt at UFC Fight Night 110. The 40-year-old Brazilian made headlines two weeks ago when he almost brawled at a media luncheon in Las Vegas with lightweight Tony Ferguson, who faces Kevin Lee in Saturday's main event for the interim 155-pound championship.