Russia may introduce online voting as early as in 2021 – official

Russia may introduce online voting as early as in 2021 – official

A member of Russia’s Central Elections Commission has told reporters that the country might introduce online voting, similar to systems used in Switzerland and Estonia, for the 2021 parliamentary elections. “Considering the scale of the Russian Federation’s territory we have to start using internet voting. I think that we will possibly do something already in […]

Supreme Court Rules States Can Demand Outside Online Retailers Collect Sales Taxes

Supreme Court Rules States Can Demand Outside Online Retailers Collect Sales Taxes

Today the Supreme Court overturned past decisions and ruled, 5–4, that states may potentially demand that businesses that don’t have actual physical presence within their borders still pay sales taxes on what they sell to residents who live there. The ruling in South Dakota V. Wayfair overturns two previous Supreme Court precedents (Quill Corp. V. […]

The Supreme Court Eyes Online Sales Taxes

If you think internet companies aren’t paying any taxes for online sales and that’s killing bricks-and-mortar retailers and states’ budgets, you, my friend, have been duped. Nothing could be further from the truth. The internet isn’t a tax-free zone, nor is the lack of revenue the issue with state budgets. There is, however, a battle […]

Online retailers go offline in China

Online retailers go offline in China

THE season for the best xiaolongxia (“little dragon shrimp”) is just beginning, and so on a recent evening four young friends tucked into a pile of steaming-hot crayfish. But rather than sitting in a restaurant they were at a table surrounded by supermarket aisles stocked with nappies, baby formula and cooking oil. Above them, groceries […]

Man tries to sell 4-year-old daughter for sex in 'Daddy's little girl' online ad, gets 60 years prison term

Man tries to sell 4-year-old daughter for sex in 'Daddy's little girl' online ad, gets 60 years prison term

Washington: A 30-year-old man, trying to prostitute his four-year-old daughter to several clients for sex, has been sentenced to 60 years in prison on Friday. In 2015, the Wisconsin-based Andrew James Turley,  28-year-old at the time, posted an advertisement on Craigslist titled “Play with Daddie’s Little Girl”. In the ad description, Turley mentioned his daughter […]

‘He interests Czechs’ — May mates cautious media attack on Corbyn undercover agent promises (Online video media)

‘He interests Czechs’ — May mates cautious media attack on Corbyn undercover agent promises (Online video media)

UK Prime Minister Theresa May unleashed a zinger at Prime Minister’s Questions, making the mildly witty observation that Corbyn normally asks for the Government to spend money… adding “I know he likes Czechs.” The Labour Leader responded with a mock yawn. May’s attempt at humor was referencing recent accusations that Corbyn had provided intel to […]

Tonya Harding's Most Brutal Beat Online video Uncovered

Tonya Harding's Most Brutal Beat Online video Uncovered

Tonya HardingMost Brutal Knockout Video … Unearthed 2/11/2018 1:00 AM PST EXCLUSIVE Wanna see Tonya Harding knock a chick out cold with a devastating right cross?  You’re in luck … because TMZ Sports found extremely rare footage from Tonya’s last professional boxing match — and she straight DESTROYED her opponent.  It all went down in […]

Tips to read an online community rush

Tips to read an online community rush

FOR much of the past two years, market watchers have had little to write about, apart from the passing of one stock-index milestone after another. The events of the past week, however, have shaken the financial world awake. A recent, upward zag in bond yields seemed to signal the arrival of a new theme in […]

State Duma urges swift blocking of online calls for school violence

State Duma urges swift blocking of online calls for school violence

Online calls for violence in Russian schools should be swiftly blocked, a top Russian MP said, commenting on recent stabbing attacks in Perm and Ulan-Ude. The existing laws provide sufficient tools to fulfill this task, he added. “All the means to block [social media] groups, which contain calls for violence in schools are in the […]