Hundreds of world leaders, powerful politicians, billionaires, celebrities, religious leaders and drug dealers have been hiding their investments in mansions, exclusive beachfront property, yachts and other assets for the past quarter-century, according to a review of nearly 12 million files obtained from 14 firms located around the world.
I was watching a segment from CNBC on YouTube and was surprised by the fact that the government intends to make the tax rate retroactive after the law is passed so that the new tax rates will apply to stocks owned before the law was passed. I was wondering if in criminal law, the passing of a law that makes punishment retroactive after the law was passed is also possible making it possible for past crimes to…
German police and the federal government warn against false reports and dubious appeals for donations after the flood disaster, including from “radical parts of the lateral thinker milieu”. Does the “lateral thinkers” movement want to enrich itself from the human tragedy or gain political capital from it?
So back in 2003, an offshore wind farm in Aberdeenshire, Scotland was initially proposed by the Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group. In 2006, Trump bought a big chunk of coastal land, formerly part of the Menie estate, near the village of Balmedie, Aberdeenshire. And he proceeded to immediately attack the planned wind farm, sobbing “I want to see the ocean, I do not want to see windmills.” And so off it went… Trump went into attack…
Disputed, locked down and running a year late, the Tokyo Games begin at last on Friday night, a multinational showcase of the finest athletes of a world fragmented by disease — and an event steeped in the political and medical baggage of…Read More
German pharmacies will not issue any more vaccination certificates for the time being because the “Handelsblatt” newspaper succeeded in downloading two certificates without authorization using forged papers. How many false vaccination certificates are currently in circulation in Germany as a result of the security gap?
Prosus, a subsidiary of Naspers, appears to have a larger market cap than its parent company, at least according to a rudimentary Google search. Is it possible a subsidiary would have a larger market cap than the parent company? Links to where I am seeing this info is below:
According to my understanding, lightning happens because the clouds get charged due to friction from the moving clouds and the ground gets polarized by the nearby charged clouds. And the two opposite charges cause a huge electric field in between them that’s strong enough to break down an insulator like air itself which we call lightning.
The German “federal emergency brake” is expiring but could be reactivated at any time, says Chancellor Merkel. The measures are linked to seven-day incidence. But this value is increasingly controversial.
“Remember Lot’s wife. Whosoever shall seek to save his life shall lose it; and whosoever shall lose his life shall preserve it. I tell you, in that night there shall be two men in one bed; the one shall be taken, and the other shall be left. Two women shall be grinding together; the one shall be taken, and the other left. Two men shall be in the field; the one shall be taken, and the other left. And they answered and said unto him, Where, Lord? And he said unto them, Wheresoever the body is, thither will the eagles be gathered together.”