Budget office to gauge health bill effect on coverage, cost

But the chamber also voted overwhelmingly to instruct its negotiators to reject any form of vouchers, recalling its stance while devising the budget in April when the House voted 103-43 to declare that public funding should stay with public schools... More..

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by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

England skipper Morgan's ton helps hosts to 339 versus South Africa

South Africa captain AB de Villiers believes England all-rounder Ben Stokes has taken his game to the "next level" in the Indian Premier League but stressed the tournament had improved many of his player...More..

Mamata Banerjee to meet Narendra Modi tomorrow, likely to seek more funds
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Mamata Banerjee to meet Narendra Modi tomorrow, likely to seek more funds

President Pranab Mukherjee's term ends on 24 July and the election has to take place before that. From taking on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the demonetisation decision and the heat on her senior part...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

India will stand shoulder to shoulder with Africa, says PM Narendra Modi

At the meeting - the first such global bank meet in India - the prime minister said that the country has improved upon all macro- economic indicators over last three years through these schemes. "In 2014, BRICS...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

White House official subject of Russian Federation probe

Not quite everybody. While Trump tweeted and voiced his indignation at the White House, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed an independent special counsel to lead a heightened federal Trump-Ru...More..

Kids Under 1 Shouldn't Drink Fruit Juice: Pediatrician Org.
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Kids Under 1 Shouldn't Drink Fruit Juice: Pediatrician Org.

One of the most common questions parents ask pediatricians is how much fruit juice they should give their children, the group says on the AAP website , which details the changes. Ashton said. "Although juice...More..

by | Monday, May 22, 2017

China invested $3.98 billion in Silk Road countries since start of year

May 15-Helga Zepp-LaRouche, president of the Schiller Institute, Germany, delivered this speech today at the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing. But investors must act quickly since ...More..

EC to hold EVM demonstration on Sat, announce dates for hackathon
by | Sunday, May 21, 2017

EC to hold EVM demonstration on Sat, announce dates for hackathon

Kejriwal and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati had even blamed EVMs for the BJP's sweeping victory in Uttar Pradesh recently, hinting at mass tampering of the machines. They said that the programme is c...More..

Want to be socially more appealing? Ensure you don't look exhausted
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Want to be socially more appealing? Ensure you don't look exhausted

Next, the researchers showed the photos to a different set of 122 volunteers they called "raters". While the scientists acknowledged that attractiveness may have little to no connection with actual health, "f...More..

Why looking tired could kill your social appeal
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Why looking tired could kill your social appeal

Each person was given a kit to check how much they slept through the night and was instructed to monitor two good nights of sleep (sleeping 7-9 hours) and two bad nights of sleep (sleeping no longer than 4 hour...More..

Bernie Sanders and John Kasich argue over whether Trump is a 'liar'
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Bernie Sanders and John Kasich argue over whether Trump is a 'liar'

Kasich said he was open to the idea of a select special committee but wasn't ready to join Democrats in their call for a special prosecutor. "Now that he's in, it's like rooting for the pilot on the airplane ...More..

by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

"Fit but fat" may be a myth, study says

The team looked for markers of being metabolically healthy while also being obese. "This is the largest prospective study of the association between metabolically health obesity and cardiovascular disease ...More..

Trump urges Liberty graduates to be outsiders
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Trump urges Liberty graduates to be outsiders

Liberty University was a safe haven of sorts for President Trump, with Liberty University being a Christian school run by a man who has often supported Trump, as reported by CBS News . In an op-ed publishe...More..

Man jailed for 'depraved' backpacker attacks in Australia
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Man jailed for 'depraved' backpacker attacks in Australia

Heinze was found guilty of six charges including indecent assault, aggravated kidnapping and endangering life in relation to his attacks on two young backpackers at the remote beach on the SA Coorong in Februar...More..

Rewari students continue their hunger strike, 10 girls admitted to hospital
by | Friday, May 19, 2017

Rewari students continue their hunger strike, 10 girls admitted to hospital

On May 12, health of four girls deteriorated and they had to be shifted to a nearby hospital. "We have upgraded the school. SNE will be conveyed in due course", read a notification issued by the Additional Ch...More..

Tornado damage reported in western Oklahoma
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Tornado damage reported in western Oklahoma

Around the same time, a tornado hit Barron County, Wisconsin. First Baptist Church of Elk City is opening a shelter for people affected by Tuesday's storms. Oklahoma Governor Mary Falin took to Twitter to res...More..

Putin warns world leaders to stop 'intimidating' North Korea
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Putin warns world leaders to stop 'intimidating' North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) provides field guidance at the newly built National Space Development General Satellite Control and Command Centre in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Cent...More..

Second Ebola case confirmed among 20 suspected in Congo
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Second Ebola case confirmed among 20 suspected in Congo

Here's what you need to know about the latest outbreak. The WHO said that among the 20 suspected cases, two have tested positive for the virus. Of the 19, three deaths have been reported. The Likati health zo...More..

Mexican Journalist Who Covered Drug Trade Gunned Down In Sinaloa
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Mexican Journalist Who Covered Drug Trade Gunned Down In Sinaloa

Last month, a newspaper in the border city of Juarez closed due to the climate of insecurity and impunity for killings of journalists. Mexico is mourning the death of a journalist shot dead in broad dayligh...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

How to avoid the ransomware attack

Experts and governments alike warn against ceding to the demands and Wainwright said few victims so far had been paying up. The screen message further says that payment must be made in three days or the p...More..