On the chopping block are regulations that include things like the "essential health benefits", a regulation under Obamacare that requires insurers cover key medical costs like maternity care and prescription drugs. However, proposals in Congress to cap and cut Medicaid would have devastating consequences for the almost 1.1 million women in North Carolina who rely on the program.
Merkel's comments came after a Group of Seven summit at which the Europeans couldn't reach agreement on climate change with US President Donald Trump . Trump offered a more positive assessment on Twitter Sunday, writing: "Just returned from Europe". Trip was a great success for America. "Hard work but big results!", he tweeted.
Israel Hayom reported Thursday that Trump told Abbas during their private meeting in Bethlehem on Tuesday that his peace initiative will be based on the Saudi plan for a normalization of ties between Israel and Arab countries in the region, which would then lead to negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians.
His willingness to partner with authoritarian rulers and overlook their shortcomings on democracy and human rights have alarmed US lawmakers of both parties. A Pentagon spokesperson says both leaders affirmed their support for peace and stability in Iraq and Syria. Ankara said the plan was "unacceptable" and a threat to its national security.
Rather than reaffirm the U.S. commitment to NATO's collective-security principle, as its ministers had expected, Trump offered a lukewarm promise "never to forsake" America's friends. In one of the trip's more moving moments, Melania Trump related having read a book to a sick child at a hospital in Rome who needed a heart transplant - and the boy found out hours later that a new organ had come through for him.
Retailers argue the margin is inadequate as the government and the regulator want them to maintain a certain infrastructure and facility including air conditioning etc. "It is the law", said Raghavendra Risha, the treasurer of Bruhat Bengaluru Chemists and Druggists Association. The government is deliberating upon e-pharmacy regulations to regulate and support online sale of drugs.
The Elders welcomed the re-election of President Hassan Rouhani in Iran as a sign that the Iranian people clearly desire peaceful relations with the outside world and a more tolerant society at home. From early stages of the 11th government we underlined that Syrian crisis should be resolved through peaceful means, the president-elect said in response to a question posed by the Syrian news agency (SANA).
On a previous leg of his first trip overseas as president, Trump had repeated past criticism of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies for failing to meet the defensive alliance's military spending commitment of two percent of GDP. According to three sources with "direct knowledge", Trump has told "multiple people. including EPA head Scott Pruitt, that he plans to leave the Paris agreement on climate change", reports Axios .
It offers the press a chance to witness the body language of the two leaders and listen in as they explain their gifts. "It's a very great honor", Trump said to the leader of the Roman Catholic Church after they were seated in the pope's private study.
Entertainment activities, household and personal care products will become cheaper under the upcoming regime. Uniform five per cent service tax rate for goods transport under GST clubbed with benefit of Input Tax Credit (ITC) may bring down net transportation cost and consequently gross freight charges by 4 to 10 per cent, according to a logistics expert.
He will be the first non-medical doctor and the first African to lead the United Nations health agency. Such reforms will increase the capabilities of the World Health Organization to serve its mission and grow the trust of member states in those capabilities.
Raisi accused Rouhani of "economic elitism, mismanagement, yielding to Western pressure, and corruption". Iran's Supreme Leader Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei - who praised the turnout - was among the first to cast his ballot and urged others to do the same.
The strike was led by Marwan Barghouti , a prominent Palestinian leader serving five life terms for his actions in the second intifada, or uprising. Issa Karaka, chairman of Prisoners' Affairs at the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO), confirmed the inmates had agreed to stop the strike. According to Israeli prison authorities, 1,578 Palestinian prisoners out of the almost 6,500 serving sentences in Israeli prisons were involved in the hunger strike that began 40 days ago.
Earlier in the day, Yulia Ivanova, a senior aide to the Russian Investigative Committee's Moscow department chief, said that six people were killed in a storm. "Eleven were fatally injured", the statement said. The mayor added that the authorities were taking the necessary measures to deal with aftermath of the disaster.
Mobile tower batteries were recovered from those bags during a search operation by the police. Security agencies remained on alert in border districts of Gurdaspur and Pathankot following terrorist attack on the IAF base at Pathankot in January 2016 and the terror attack in Dinanagar town in Gurdaspur district in July 2015.
Speculations have also been ripe that the Maharashtra Board will continue its annual trend and declare the Maharashtra Board HSC 12th Result 2017 for all the streams together. MSBSHSE Results 2017 for HSC Class 12th would be declared today at 1:00 pm. There is some uncertainty considering the date of result declaration since official website (mahresult.nic.in) has not updated the same yet.
Suspect Willie Corey Godbolt told The Clarion-Ledger he meant to commit "suicide by cop" after a shooting rampage in Bogue Chitto and Brookhaven that left eight dead, including a Lincoln County deputy, two boys, his mother-in-law and other family members.
She did not rule out the possibility of building a consensus on the issue among the Opposition parties across country. After holding administrative meetings in different districts across the state, the West Bengal government has chose to hold Cabinet meetings in the hills and Jangalmahal also.
Palestinians saw the meeting as a provocation. After the 1967 war, Israel annexed east Jerusalem with the Old City home to holy sites sacred to Jews, Christians and Muslims, and declared all of expanded Jerusalem to be its capital. "Thousands of years passed, the people of Israel returned to their land, established their state and built their united capital". A week after US President Donald Trump visited Israel and the West Bank hoping to restart the peace process between Israelis and ...
Some left-wing critics of Trump had pounced on the incident to first blame him for creating a climate for the incident to happen, and then for not immediately tweeting about it. One person died at the scene and another at the hospital, with the third one suffering no life-threatening injuries. The two men killed in the attack were Ricky John Best, 53, and Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche, 23.