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Budget 2017: Tech giants face tax avoidance crackdown Budget 2017: Tech giants face tax avoidance crackdown
- November 23, 2017

The measure announced at Wednesday's Budget would allow the Government to levy the same tax on foreign subsidiaries when they make royalty payments related to sales in the UK. Digital platforms will likewise be asked to play a "wider role in ensuring their users are compliant with the tax rules", according to this year's Budget, with the Government set to publish a call for evidence in spring 2018 to explore what more can be done by digital platforms. (more...)
Close Call For Forest Hill Officers Leads To Drunk Driving Arrest Close Call For Forest Hill Officers Leads To Drunk Driving Arrest
- November 23, 2017

Captain Cozby says he hopes people watch the video and remember how quickly an impaired driver could hurt or kill someone. Forest Hill Police officers were waiting for a tow truck for a broken down vehicle, when another auto crashed into the side of their patrol auto, narrowly missing the officers and citizens on the hard shoulder. (more...)
Region of Peel Recognizes National Housing Day Region of Peel Recognizes National Housing Day
- November 23, 2017

Municipal leaders have been meeting with federal officials this week to talk about the national housing strategy. "Some people are benefiting by great wealth accumulation in the housing market, while crushing their kids' dreams of home ownership or weighing them down with really heavy debt levels", Kershaw said. (more...)
Giant swastika, part of old Nazi monument, unearthed in Germany Giant swastika, part of old Nazi monument, unearthed in Germany
- November 23, 2017

Made from steel reinforced concrete, the crooked cross measuring four metres across was discovered during renovation work at the Hein Klink Stadium in Hamburg . The city's officials ordered the structure to be removed immediately but it was too heavy to be lifted by an excavator. The law covers a variety of symbols related to Nazi Germany and the Nazi party. (more...)
Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Shares Sold by Nationwide Fund Advisors
- November 23, 2017

Companies with a high P/E ratio are typically growth stocks. The Firm also owns, through its subsidiary, NF Treacher's Corp., the Arthur Treacher's brand and trademarks. (NASDAQ: NFLX ). The New York-based Prelude Capital Mgmt Lc has invested 0.48% in Netflix, Inc . (NASDAQ: NFLX ) for 19 shares. According to today's trading volume Netflix, Inc .is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. (more...)
Argentine sub-search sound might be of explosion Argentine sub-search sound might be of explosion
- November 23, 2017

If the German-built submarine, in service for more than three decades, had sunk or was otherwise unable to rise to the surface since it gave its last location on November 15, it would be using up the last of its seven-day oxygen supply. Several possible signals, including sounds and flares, that were previously detected in the search turned out to be false alarms . Relatives of the crew members have gathered at a naval base in the coastal city of Mar del Plata, some 400 km (250 miles) south ... (more...)
Men stranded for days as crocodiles circled their ute Men stranded for days as crocodiles circled their ute
- November 23, 2017

Police were alerted after they failed to return on Monday, sparking an extensive land and aerial search. According to a video recorded by Bryce-Maurice and uploaded by The West , the auto was fitted with a radio but they weren't able to make contact with anyone. (more...)
Government denies soliciting Uhuru congratulatory messages Government denies soliciting Uhuru congratulatory messages
- November 23, 2017

According to the UK's Independent, the Kenyan government then tweeted: "Britain Congratulates @PresidentKE @UKenyatta on his re-election through UK Foreign Secretary @BorisJohnson". To date, South Sudan, Bangladesh and Uganda are reported to be among the countries to have congratulated Kenyatta. The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month's repeat presidential vote, paving the way for him to be sworn in on Tuesday. (more...)
Fmr White House Ethics Lawyers Accuse Kellyanne Conway of Violating Hatch Act Fmr White House Ethics Lawyers Accuse Kellyanne Conway of Violating Hatch Act
- November 23, 2017

Office of Special Counsel, which investigates Hatch Act violations", Shaub tweeted Wednesday . Less than a week after declaring "no Senate seat is worth more than a child" in response to the allegations, Conway was asked about an update on the White House position on Moore on Fox & Friends (watch above.) Her response? "Don't be fooled. (more...)
India allows Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, wife to visit Pakistan, but 'conditions apply' India allows Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, wife to visit Pakistan, but 'conditions apply'
- November 23, 2017

In our response, we have conveyed that the wife of Jadhav would like to travel with her mother-in-law for the meeting. Other reports also hinted that the issue was discussed in a meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and the newly appointed Pakistani High Commissioner to New Delhi , Sohail Mahmood. (more...)
Labour Suspends MP Ivan Lewis Over Sexual Harassment Allegations Labour Suspends MP Ivan Lewis Over Sexual Harassment Allegations
- November 23, 2017

Earlier this month, the Bury South MP denied he had ever made non-consensual sexual comments or sexual advances towards women. It is not clear whether it is the 2010 allegation which has resulted in the party's decision to suspend Lewis. But he apologized if his behavior had been "unwelcome or inappropriate". He stood down last week from key role in tackling homelessness in Manchester after the allegations emerged. (more...)
Nottingham Capital of Culture bid in jeopardy Nottingham Capital of Culture bid in jeopardy
- November 23, 2017

Dundee, Nottingham, Leeds, Milton Keynes and Belfast / Derry submitted their final bid proposals at the end of October. A Dundee 2023 bid spokeswoman said: "The bid team are urgently seeking clarification on what this statement will mean for the Dundee bid and we will be speaking to the department for digital, culture, media and sport as soon as possible". (more...)
Putin urges 'compromise' ahead of new Syria peace talks Putin urges 'compromise' ahead of new Syria peace talks
- November 23, 2017

According to Al-Hayat, the summit confirms that a "new era" has begun in the region following the defeat of the Daesh terrorist group. Since the fighting broke out in 2011 the rebels have been a fragmented force opposing President Bashar al-Assad, with multiple attempts at uniting under an umbrella group held back by disagreements among the many factions. (more...)
Linking of Aadhaar with personal details unsafe: Mamata Linking of Aadhaar with personal details unsafe: Mamata
- November 23, 2017

The tourism stake holders especially home-stay owners from the hills have asked chief minister to think over the future of the rural tourism which has faced huge financial loss due to continuous strikes. Banerjee said that " some people [emphasis ours] act like Muhammad Bin Tughlaq and take sudden decisions such as dividing the state or the move of demonetisation". (more...)
Colonel arrested for raping Lt- Colonel's daughter in Shimla Colonel arrested for raping Lt- Colonel's daughter in Shimla
- November 23, 2017

The 21-year-old was allegedly gang-raped at the Colonel's official residence here on Monday. On the basis of the survivor's complaint, the police arrested the Army Colonel on Wednesday. Investigations are in progress and the Colonel may be produced in court today. Superintendent of Police Soumya Sambasivan confirmed the registration of the FIR and arrest of the colonel but refused to disclose his identity. (more...)
Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) Stake Lessened by Cambridge Trust Co
- November 23, 2017

The company has market cap of $1.59 billion. Company insiders own 0.89% of the company's stock. National-Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) has risen 11.97% since November 21, 2016 and is uptrending. RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $225 target. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Thursday, July 14 with "Equalweight". Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $248.0 target in Thursday, October 5 report. (more...)
Group underscores democratic election following Mugabe resignation Group underscores democratic election following Mugabe resignation
- November 23, 2017

THE Southern African Development Community Democracy Forum has hailed the resignation of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, whom the organisation described as a dictator who had presided over the systematic oppression of the populace for the past 37 years. (more...)
Israeli Parliament Marks 40 Years Since Historic Sadat Speech Israeli Parliament Marks 40 Years Since Historic Sadat Speech
- November 23, 2017

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is to address the plenum later. Egyptian Ambassador to Israel Hazem Khairat Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in an interview with Army radio to take historic steps for peace, warning that without a two-state solution, chaos would break out. (more...)
EC: Two leaves symbol goes to EPS-OPS led AIADMK EC: Two leaves symbol goes to EPS-OPS led AIADMK
- November 23, 2017

Ownership of the symbol was being disputed by the ruling party and the faction led by sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dinakaran, the nephew of sacked interim party general secretary Sasikala Natarajan. After the merger in August, the OPS-EPS faction had filed affidavits before the commission, with signatures of their office-bearers. The EC had then frozen the AIADMK party name and its symbol after then factions had staked claim over it. (more...)
Cancer divine justice: Minister Cancer divine justice: Minister
- November 23, 2017

Also added that people can not compensate for the sins that are committed against the Unseen. Sometimes we come across young men getting inflicted with cancer or young men meeting with accidents. "I never said that sin cause cancer .it was a speech to motivate teacher.serve poor or otherwise you may face karmic deficiency and suffer in next http://life.science cannot promote human value.religion might.good night". (more...)
Nelly's tricky Saudi Arabia gig Nelly's tricky Saudi Arabia gig
- November 23, 2017

One element of these reforms was the creation of a new General Authority for Entertainment, reporting to have $2.7 billion worth of funding to rejuvenate Saudi leisure activities. "There were only four or five things that I could play that were famous", Keith later told The Atlantic . Nelly's most famous song Hot In Herre (2002) references alcohol, alludes to marijuana and implores women to take off their clothes - all three no-gos in a country where alcohol is banned, drug smugglers ... (more...)
Violence, arson at Chennai's Sathyabama University after student kills herself Violence, arson at Chennai's Sathyabama University after student kills herself
- November 23, 2017

The first-year engineering student hailing from Hyderabad allegedly committed suicide in her college hostel soon after she was sent from the exam hall in the morning. By the time he saw Monica's message after the examination, and rushed to the hostel asking her friends to check on her, she was found hanging and taken to the hospital, where Monica was declared dead. (more...)
Group calls for Indonesian forces to end virginity tests Group calls for Indonesian forces to end virginity tests
- November 23, 2017

Attending the 12th Malaysia -Indonesia annual consultative meeting on Wednesday, Najib and Indonesian President Joko Widodo, in a joint press conference, said both countries concur that the policy by European Union is unfair to farmers in Malaysia and Indonesia and should not be continued. (more...)
Mass. governor signs law protecting birth control Mass. governor signs law protecting birth control
- November 23, 2017

Baker said in a press release . Even if Republicans are able to muster enough support to repeal ObamaCare next year, the law is aimed at ensuring birth control doesn't cost residents of the state any money. The bill, drafted in response to Trump's October 6 executive order rolling back mandatory contraceptive coverage required by the Affordable Care Act , imposes a state level requirement that insurance plans cover contraceptives. (more...)
Matiang'i announces best 2017 KCPE candidate Matiang'i announces best 2017 KCPE candidate
- November 23, 2017

Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i said examination papers were safely distributed across all centres. CS Matiang'i applauded the primary school teachers and school heads on their efforts to ensure that there were no irregularities on their end. (more...)
North Korea says U.S. terror sponsor label a 'serious provocation' North Korea says U.S. terror sponsor label a 'serious provocation'
- November 23, 2017

North Korea was removed the list in 2008 as part of an attempt to salvage worldwide talks aimed at halting it nuclear ambitions, but the talks, which involved six countries including Japan, collapsed soon after and haven't been revived since. (more...)
Santa Claus is coming to Midland Santa Claus is coming to Midland
- November 23, 2017

After the parade, the Santa House will be open. Santa will be at Horizon Books from 11 a.m.to 1 p.m. and Platinum Rags from 2 to 4 p.m. Whether it's Santa Claus, a Nativity scene, carols or the lighting of the city Christmas tree and lights, people will get their fill of holiday cheer during the Christmas in the Park celebration. (more...)
Traders Sell Chevron Corporation (CVX) on Strength Following Insider Selling
- November 23, 2017

Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) has risen 6.68% since November 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.02% the S&P500. New Capital Management LP now owns 1,455 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $156,000 after buying an additional 4 shares during the period. (more...)
Forecast: Warmer weather expected for Thanksgiving Forecast: Warmer weather expected for Thanksgiving
- November 23, 2017

It will clear Friday and warm up into Saturday with highs back in the 60s. Saturday , expect sunny skies and a high near 57, the weather service said. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest winds 10-15 miles per hour. Low: lower 20s. Day: Mostly cloudy in the morning then partly cloudy in the afternoon. (more...)
Victoria's historic euthanasia bill passes vote Victoria's historic euthanasia bill passes vote
- November 23, 2017

The news comes just days after New South Wales, Australia's most populous state, defeated a euthanasia bill by 20 votes to 19. After a 28-hour marathon sitting it was agreed that eligible patients must be over the age of 18, have lived in Victoria for at least 12 months, and must administer the drug themselves, although a doctor may deliver the lethal dose in rare cases. (more...)

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