Last week, for example, Intel won a partial victory after being granted a review by the European Court of Justice of an appeal against a €1bn antitrust fine levelled against it in 2009. Lobby group FairSearch, whose members include Google rivals such as British shopping comparison site Foundem and USA travel site TripAdvisor, said the European Union decision was sound.
According to the same sources, casualties included a number of high-ranking officers. Four armoured vehicles were destroyed due to roadside bombs and a fifth one carrying signal jamming equipment. The police cordoned off several streets in the area and launched the counter-terrorism operation on Sunday. At least 23 Egyptian soldiers were killed when suicide vehicle bombs tore through two military checkpoints in North Sinai in July, in one of the bloodiest assaults on security forces in ...
France, Germany, Italy and Spain are all seeking to increase the taxes applied to large tech companies, which now pay obligations based on their profits, and often in a different country. " The amounts raised would aim to reflect some of what these companies should be paying in terms of corporate tax ", the letter stated . The proposed mechanism calls for an "equalization tax" on company turnover which will actually bring the tax to an equal level of the corporate tax in the country where ...
Police fired rubber bullets to break up a mob which stoned the home of a Muslim butcher in central Myanmar, authorities said Monday, as religious tensions rise amid a surge of violence in the west. However, Zaw Htay, the spokesman for State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi , told CNN the government would not be accepting the offer. Human Rights Watch has warned that violence by Myanmar's army against the Rohingya had all the hallmarks of a campaign of "ethnic cleansing", calling on the UN ...
At the India-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership Council meeting, the two sides are likely to review the entire gamut of relations, including the Indian humanitarian assistance to the embattled nation. He also asserted that his country's friendship with India does not mean hostility to any other country and added that it is not a zero-sum game. "Both countries suffer from terrorism & violent extremism that threaten us & the region's stability, " said Salahuddin Rabbani.
The leaders of South Korea and Japan are holding talks with Putin in Vladivostok on the sidelines of a conference on economic development of Russia's Far East. "The other half is dialogue and negotiation", he said. In an interview with the Russian news agency TASS on Tuesday, Moon said he believes now is not the time for talks and that it is important for the worldwide community to strengthen pressure against North Korea.
In remarks delivered to the cabinet at the beginning of the meeting, President Trump warned people to "get out of" Hurricane Irma's way. Trump's $US175m Mar-a-Lago estate, famously dubbed the "winter White House", could also take a hit, with Florida's Palm Beach County declaring an official state of emergency.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday after talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that the two leaders "decisively condemned" North Korean weapons tests. Putin said Pyongyang would not end its nuclear and missile programs because it viewed them as its only means of self-defense. The protesters with chains around their necks locked their bodies onto trucks that blocked the roads to the site; others tied each other with ropes and formed a line to stop the police from ...
The United States wants the United Nations Security Council to impose an oil embargo on North Korea, ban its exports of textiles and the hiring of North Korean labourers overseas, and subject leader Kim Jong Un to an asset freeze and travel ban, according to a draft resolution seen by Reuters on Wednesday.
The September 11th attacks left 2,996 people dead and more than 6,000 others wounded - including 184 at the Pentagon , as well as the five hijackers. There will be a moment of silence at 9:03 a.m., the time United Airlines Flight 175 hit the south tower. Trump and his wife were also paying their respects at a Pentagon ceremony led by Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and Gen.
Scavino used to be President Donald Trump's golf caddy as a teenager and eventually became the general manger of the Trump National Golf Club in Westchester before he was appointed to the White House. A Twitter user pointed out that the video actually showed flooding at Mexico City's airport in August. It resurfaced on Twitter Sunday mislabeled as Miami.
The theme of the address is "Young India, New India - A Resurgent Nation: from Sankalp to Sidhhi". By saying that a confident man made an effort to tell the world that there was an address beyond ladies and gentlemen, Modi praised Vivekananda and added saying that 9/11 was significant to him.
Experts anxious that Irma could rake the entire Florida east coast from Miami to Jacksonville and then head into Savannah, Georgia, and the Carolinas, striking highly populated and developed areas. Along the Gulf Coast, two manatees became stranded after Hurricane Irma sucked the water out of Sarasota Bay, in Florida's Manatee County. The 79 degree (26 Celsius) water that hurricanes need went about 250 feet (80 metres) deep, said Jeff Masters, meteorology director of the private forecasting ...
Singh was speaking to supporters at one of his " JagMeet and Greet " outreach events on Wednesday, when he was accosted by a woman spewing Islamophobic comments. It's not a problem, we can deal with it". In a situation where many restrained, harmonious people would find their tolerance tested, Singh stayed calm and addressed his audience with a message of love.
As of Thursday afternoon, American Airlines , which has a hub in Miami , had already canceled more than 2,000 flights in and out of Florida , with more cancellations possible. "My daughter is so scared she was willing to spend her savings to get me there". The North Carolina attorney generals office says price gouging laws are in effect, and to incorporate airline tickets.
Death metal group Decapitated have been arrested in LA after being accused of holding a woman against her will following a gig in Washington State . This is a developing story. Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office apprehended the four band members - Michal Lysejko, Waclaw J. Kieltyka, Rafal Piotrowski and Hubert Wiecek, all Polish nationals - without incident on behalf of the Spokane police department.
Parts of Britain will be buffeted by winds of up to 70mph this week. Although the forecast looks quieter for the rest of Monday, Sky News weather presenter Isobel Lang said "wild and windy" conditions are set to return on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Liberal colleagues. Interim Liberal Leader Rich Coleman said Friday that Plecas betrayed his own party and effectively joined the NDP by accepting the Speaker's post. "Darryl's willingness to stand for Speaker is an encouraging sign that the MLAs of all parties will be able to work together in a productive, collaborative session.
South Korea and the United States on Thursday completed the deployment of a U.S. missile defense system to counter North Korean threats, sparking demonstrations by residents and a diplomatic protest from Beijing. Despite hundreds of local residents protesting against the government's decision to temporarily deploy four additional THAAD launchers in Seonju County, some 300 kilometers south of Seoul, the deployment went as scheduled.
After negotiating late into Sunday evening with China , the US has submitted a proposed sanctions resolution against North Korea, crafted as a response to the North's sixth and most powerful nuclear test to date. On Thursday, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the security council should "make further responses" but didn't elaborate. "The North Koreans love to put on a big show for their big national holiday", Harry Kazianis, director of defense studies at the US -based Center for the ...