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Mallya arrest: A presser in 1985, a tweet in 2017

Mallya arrest: A presser in 1985, a tweet in 2017

Legal experts say that Mallya's arrest and subsequent presentation at the Westminster Magistrates' Court, which granted him bail in minutes, has worked to the advantage of the former owner of now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines and has prepared ground for him to further stall his extradition.



Mallya arrest: Legal process for extradition underway, says government

The arrest comes weeks after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had indicated that Mallya's extradition would feature in his talks during his visit to the UK. The wanted person has the right to appeal to the higher courts against any decision all the way up to the supreme court. "Extradition hearing in Court started today as expected".



United won't use police to remove passengers

Airlines for America, a group representing most of the big USA carriers, says the practice lets airlines keep fares low while managing the rate of no-shows on any particular route. But if the passenger posed no threat and was not being disruptive, officers nearly certainly could have tried an approach other than dragging him out of his seat and down the aisle, including simply telling the airline to resolve the situation itself, experts said.


Not ready to file your taxes? File an extension!

Not ready to file your taxes? File an extension!

It expects to pay out an additional $2.75 billion in refunds through the end of the filing season. Or you can use your smartphone and use the IRS app "IRS2Go". Note the important distinction: an extension to file does not mean an extension to pay. However, 90 percent of your state taxes must be paid by Tuesday or the state will tack on interest charges on any unpaid portion.


Netflix expects to reach 100 mb subscribers mark this weekend

Netflix expects to reach 100 mb subscribers mark this weekend

Netflix is working on the assumption that the next 100 million subscribers are going to be far more likely to be watching content on mobile than the first 100 million. Netflix's subscriptions range from $8 to $12 per month, with the most popular option at $10. In response, Hastings said that sleep was actually the company's biggest competitor, Recode reports .