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Britain's Muslim population to triple by 2050, new projections show

Britain's Muslim population to triple by 2050, new projections show

If arrivals halted altogether, France - which was home to an estimated 5.7 million Muslims (8.8 percent) in 2016 according to the report - would continue to have Europe's largest Muslim community. In Germany, the Muslim population in 2050 would rise to almost 9 percent from 6 percent today. Syria was the top country of origin for refugees and all Muslim migrants to Europe.


White House Reportedly Plans To Replace Rex Tillerson With Mike Pompeo

White House Reportedly Plans To Replace Rex Tillerson With Mike Pompeo

Trump & Tillerson have been at odds over many issues, including the Iran nuclear deal, the confrontation with North Korea and a clash between Arab allies. Under the plan, Republican Senator Tom Cotton would be tapped to replace Pompeo at the CIA, The New York Times reported , citing senior officials.


Israeli settler shoots dead Palestinian in West Bank

Israeli settler shoots dead Palestinian in West Bank

A Palestinian Authority official disputed the Israeli military's account of the incident. Israeli settlers and Palestinians clash in the northern West Bank on November 30, 2017. When the Palestinian farmers arrived to tend to their olives, they realised that a large amount of the fully grown trees were poisoned after being sprayed with toxic chemicals.


Catastrophic Atlantic Hurricane Season Is Finally Ending

Catastrophic Atlantic Hurricane Season Is Finally Ending

Looking back now, as the official hurricane season comes to an end on November 30, did the experts accurately predict it would be so bad? Irma caused a reported 134 deaths, including more than $64 billion worth of damage. The first storms to make landfall in the U.S. were two early season tropical storms, Cindy and Emily. The 2017 hurricane season will be remembered for its brutality and endurance, but also goes down in history as having the most accurate storm track forecasts since modern ...


Yes, Al Franken Used USO Tours To Sexually Assault Women

Yes, Al Franken Used USO Tours To Sexually Assault Women

She told the system she met Franken when he was going to troops on a USO visit and needed to bring a photograph with him. "I know I'm going to have to be much more conscious in these circumstances, much more careful, much more sensitive, and that this will not happen again going forward", he added.


Kalabhavan Abi, noted Malayalam comedian and mimicry artiste, passes away aged 52

Kalabhavan Abi, noted Malayalam comedian and mimicry artiste, passes away aged 52

Remembering a friend of all time, he said, "Abi was a person who used to maintain cordial relationship with friends". Abi gained popularity for his stage performances, played along with his contemporaries like actors Nadirsha and Dileep. He is also known for dubbing for Bollywood Megastar Amitabh Bachchan for his advertisements in Malayalam . His contribubtion to the field of mimicry and cinema, will be missed, Jagadish said.