Health


Senate GOP health bill would cut Medicaid, erase tax increases, reports say

The bill repeals billions of dollars in ObamaCare taxes used to raise money for the law's coverage expansion and also abolishes the law's mandates to buy coverage. But Trump says that Republicans would love to have Democratic support. Rauen said the secret drafting of the Senate bill is frustrating and he's anxious about losing coverage for a preexisting condition he has.


Two more French ministers quit amid investigations

Two more French ministers quit amid investigations

Mr. Bayrou and Ms.de Sarnez are cornerstones of the MoDem, or Democratic Movement, a centrist party led by Mr. Bayrou that aligned with Mr. Macron during the presidential campaign. Earlier this year, another preliminary investigation was opened after an MEP from the far-right National Front (FN) party had written to judges to tell them that Modem MEPs were paying party members with European Union money.


International Day of Yoga 2017

International Day of Yoga 2017

Some 1,500 mats printed with artwork depicting Israel's future were laid out for the event in Rabin Square. The first global yoga day was celebrated at Rajpath, New Delhi in 2015 and 35,895 yogis came together in Delhi to make a new Guinness book world record although this time 62,000 people were gathered at different events in Delhi.



Canadian sniper 'kills IS militant two miles away'

A member of Canada's Joint Task Force 2-part of the USA -led coalition that is taking the fight to ISIS in Iraq-made the kill during an operation that took place within the last month in Iraq, sources told The Globe and Mail . The incredible shot required a host of variables to be taken into account before firing, including the type of ammunition, the wind - and even the curvature of the Earth.



US Air Force shot down Syrian combat drone in southern Syria

It also comes after an American warplane shot down a Syrian government jet on Sunday in northern Syria as it "dropped bombs" near the Syrian Democratic Forces, a US-backed alliance fighting ISIL. One of the officials said that UAV "was assessed as a threat ". It is the fifth time in the past month the United States has struck at forces allied with the Syrian government in the area.


Home Capital to get C$2b credit facility from Berkshire Hathaway

Home Capital to get C$2b credit facility from Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway will also take a 38.4% stake in the company after buying $400m worth of Home Capital stock. The withdrawals accelerated after April 19, when Canada's biggest securities regulator, the Ontario Securities Commission, accused Home Capital of making misleading statements to investors about its mortgage underwriting business.