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Islam to become largest religion in the world by 2070, says report

Islam is the fastest-growing religion and is set to overcome Christianity as the world's most popular faith by the year 2100, according to the Pew Research Cen...


Suspect in Kim Jong-nam killing deported to N Korea

Malaysia on Saturday declared the North Korean ambassador to the country " persona non grata " and ordered the diplomat to leave Malaysia within 48 hours. Kang'...


Embassy works to assist Vietnamese murder suspect in Malaysia

A newspaper report on the indictment of a female suspect in the killing of Kim Jong-nam, wedged into the main gate at the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur ...


Premier Li Keqiang says China will resolutely oppose Taiwan independence

Fu Ying, spokesperson for the 12th National People's Congress ( NPC ) annual session, rubbed it in at a press conference as she pointed out that China will sp...


Trump regime literally phones it in on human rights report

A senior Trump administration official briefed reporters on the 2016 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices and rejected criticism from some human-rights g...


PM Modi is 'hero' of his own film: Rahul Gandhi

While the PM was gloating about the vindication of his demonetization move, UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav continued to fire salvos at the Prime Minister in h...


Gayatri Prajapati case: Police threaten rape-survivor's daughter

The threat was allegedly issued when a team of UP police, led by DSP Amita Singh, went to AIIMS in New Delhi to record the statement of the victim's daughter,...


Jayalalithaa was pushed down at Poes Garden before hospitalisation: Pandian

He warned that the hunger strike would take a different turn "if there is no announcement on the probe by then". Panneerselvam, who made surprise revolt again...


Latest from Trump: Obama was 'tapping' my phones in October

Over the course of a almost 30 minute Twitter tirade Trump went on to accuse former President Barack Obama of listening in on his phone calls before he took o...


Today The Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL) Shares Sold by Jennison Associates LLC

Target prices may differ from one analyst to another due to the ways they go about calculating future price targets. BURL has been the topic of several other ...


Muslim Teen Hanged: FBI Investigates Possible Lynching In Seattle

There were also concerns about the fact that the rope used was found 50 feet high in the tree and about the length of time that Keita was missing. The medical...


Encounter breaks out in Kashmir's Shopian

The two sides exchanged gunfire for a couple of hours, but the security forces suspended the operation on Friday night to avoid collateral damage. "Apparently, ...


Long Island man arrested for attempting to join Islamic State in Syria

The comment caused law enforcement in Long Island to notify federal authorities, who in turn reached out to Mr. Redzepagic and arranged to speak with him furthe...


Pound Tumbles on Report Scotland may hold 2nd Independence Referendum

Echoing the rhetoric of the 2014 campaign as she addressed the Scottish Conservative conference in Glasgow's Scottish Event Campus, the UK Tory leader said inde...


President Trump planning to sign updated travel ban early next week

One of Mr Trump's first acts upon taking office was to halt all refugee admissions and ban visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries. A senior administr...


US Senate Democrats seek Trump tax returns

Pascrell, a member of the Ways and Means Committee, said he approached Brady about obtaining Trump's tax returns last month to find out if the president's f...


Give Congress first dibs on probing Russian role in election

Sen. Patrick Leahy , D-Vt., asked: "Several of the President-elect's nominees or senior advisers have Russian ties". "When Senator Sessions testified under...


Kim Jong-nam death: Malaysia ends visa-free entry for N Koreans

A North Korean official suggested Thursday that Kim Jong Nam was not murdered by assassins using poison on the orders of his half-brother's secretive regime, bu...


Obama officials reportedly rushed to preserve intel on Russian election hacking

Why, though, Carlson wondered, did former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's own Russian scandal not raise any red flags with him? As head of the Depar...


Somalia says 110 die of starvation, diarrhea in 48 hours

A lingering drought has caused widespread food shortages across the south, Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire's office said in a statement. Earlier in the week,...


Trump Administration Considering Separating Women, Children at Mexico Border

According to the Reuters article , published Saturday, the proposal, if ratified, would act as a deterrent for mothers hoping to bring their children to the...


Kim's Murder Designed to Remove Rival — Former CIA Head

Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Haji Aman said in a statement today that his country had demanded an apology from the ambassador but he did not apologize. Mal...


Indian Politician Announces Bounty For Kerala Chief Minister's Head

The RSS, however, distanced itself from Chandravat's remarks. Chandrawat is a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. ...


Girlfriend of Philando Castile arrested on suspicion of assault with hammer

Paul, along with Chnika Blair, 28, and Dyamond Richardson, 25, both of St. Paul. The unidentified victim told police she noticed a white SUV following her as ...


Scottish nationalists treat politics as a game, says PM May

He told the Scottish Conservative conference in Glasgow that former SNP leader Alex Salmond had said "he agreed European Union nationals would be protected" aft...


Kansas killing an individual act, says Indian foreign secretary Jaishankar

These were the very first meetings between Indian and President Trump's officials after the new administration took office around the middle of January. However...


Iran's S-300 Defense System Successfully Hits Ballistic Missile

Tehran is now designing and manufacturing an indigenous version of the S-300 system, called Bavar-373, Brig. The restriction was lifted a year ago after Iran ...


Turkey attempts to patch damaged relations with Germany

In the wake of Gaggenau's decision, Cologne canceled another UETD event where Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci was due to speak on Sunday, saying the city was un...


Jordan hangs 15 convicts at dawn, most in years: Minister

Jordan executed two Al Qaeda prisoners shortly after the video was released. Among those executed were prisoners charged in last year's assault on a Jordanian...


Fighter jet from Syria crashes in southern Turkey

The MiG-23 warplane - likely to belong to the Syrian air force - came down earlier this afternoon. Local authorities say it is a fighter jet from Syria, and a...


Trump Accuses Obama of Tapping His Phone: 'Sick'

However, Trump did not offer any evidence for his claim. Because Donald Trump sure isn't acting like it - and after a notably nasty Twitter meltdown t...


Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to visit Russian Federation for high-level talks

Relations with Russian Federation soured after Britain sought to prosecute suspects in the killing of Kremlin critic and former spy Alexander Litvinenko, murder...


Supporters gather for 'March 4 Trump' rallies around US

In the Charlotte area, supporters are at Stumptown Park in Matthews. Castro said she was a lifelong Democrat, but she chose to vote for President Trump becaus...


'First chemical attack' in Mosul injures seven

Eastern Mosul has been declared fully liberated from the control of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), and Iraqi forces, backed by USA -led coalition...


Le Pen rejects probe over European Union funds during campaign

He said that he was a victim of "incommensurate attacks" but that he had "no intention of giving in". The Elabe poll , carried out between Tuesday and today,...


Lenten season kicks off with Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday begins Lent, an ancient tradition that begins a 40-day process to prepare for Easter, celebrating Christ's resurrection. "From an early age we...


Taliban accuse U.S. of airstrike that killed top commander

The officials did not provide more details about the strike. If confirmed, this would be the first United States drone strike in Pakistani territory for the T...


Maruti Suzuki February sales increased by 11%

On Wednesday, the trade market closed with shares of Maruti Suzuki coming closer to Rs 6,000 mark, making its market capitalisation (m-cap) standing above Rs 1....


Chinese cruise ship begins maiden voyage to South China Sea

According to Xinhua news agency, the Changle Gongzhu or Changle Princess sailed from Sanya carrying 308 passengers . It will reach the islands tomorrow a...


Bangladesh arrests spiritual leader of militant group

He was arrested Thursday night. Northwestern region police chief said Amin was in-charge of regrouping neo-JMB, believed to be close to ISIS. Several leader...


One killed in grenade blast in Pulwama

Four jawans and two civilians were also injured in the blast, reported Times of India . Muhammad Ayoub Wani, who was injured in the explosion, later died fro...


Fire Prompts Partial Evacuation at NYC's Trump International Hotel

According to the New York Post , the incident, which started around 4:12 am, affected the 47th floor of the 52-story building. Several fire trucks were seen o...


Woman intentionally drives into chicken truck, says she's vegan, deputies say

Madison County cops say on February 21, Judith Armstrong was travelling down Georgia Highway 72 in when she made a decision to slam into a chicken truck with he...


Victor of €12.8m lotto jackpot has yet to come forward

The Dublin victor of the March 2 draw won a massive €12,849,224 Lotto jackpot. A spokesperson for the National Lottery confirmed to thesun.ie that the winning...


'Fast & Furious' star Tyrese Gibson secretly got married on Valentine's Day

Fast And Furious star Tyrese Gibson is officially off the market after secretly tying the knot on Valentine's Day. Samantha uses her degree to help fight sex...


Government ministers vow to overturn Brexit defeat in Lords

It is important that UK-based employers in areas like construction, farming and hospitality know they will be able to retain employees who play a vital role tha...


Unexploded WWII bomb found in north London

The operation to safely remove the device is likely to last until at least Friday afternoon, the council added. Sergeant Rupert Frere, an MoD photographer, sa...


Irish nationalists seek boost in Northern Ireland election

Mr Eastwood said: "This is a very important election". Turnout in the Northern Ireland Assembly election has hit its highest level since the Good Friday peace...


Fiona Hill, Trump's New Russia Expert, Went to Harvard

Russia's foreign minister echoed President Trump's Statement Friday calling the investigations a witch hunt. Trump's language on Russia now has shifted some...


Renault Captur with glass roof to debut in Geneva

With an upgraded design, inside and out, and the arrival of new equipment, the top-selling B-segment crossover in Europe (215,670 units in 2016) fully intends t...