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Fear of Muslims tearing British society apart – Welby

Tensions have ‘seeped into our society in a way that is new to me in my lifetime’, warns Archbishop of Canterbury<p>Fear of Muslims has stirred up division between neighbours in Britain in a way not seen in living memory, the Archbishop of Canterbury has warned.<p>The Most Rev Justin Welby said tensions …

Smuggling kingpin apparently killed with bodyguards in Libya - but who was he and who did it?

Salah al-Maskhout and eight armed bodyguards travelling with him were reportedly killed and among those suspected include Italian special forces who deny any involvement<p>The claims, as often in Libya, were dramatic: Salah al-Maskhout, the country’s biggest people smuggler, had been shot dead along …

Hungary’s Orban accuses Merkel of ‘moral imperialism’ over refugee quotas

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Wednesday rejected what he called German Chancellor Angela Merkel's "moral imperialism" in Europe's migrant crisis.<p>When asked what he expected from Merkel while Europe grapples with an influx of asylum-seekers, the right-wing leader grinned and said: "I have …

Treat meat eaters like smokers, warns Jeremy Corbyn's new vegan farming minister Kerry McCarthy

Vegan shadow secretary of state for environment, food and rural affairs is on a collision course with British farmers<p>Meat should be treated like tobacco with a public campaign to stop people eating it, Jeremy Corbyn's new vegan shadow farming minister has suggested.<p>Kerry McCarthy, MP for Bristol …

Extremists in Bangladesh publish global hit list of bloggers and writers

<b>(CNN) —</b> Islamic extremists in Bangladesh appear to be taking their war on secular writers and bloggers beyond the South Asian country's borders.<p>A hit list purporting to be from the militant group Ansarullah Bangla Team has been sent out threatening people in Europe and North America.<p>"Let Bangladesh …

Extremism

London Underground is 'too fast' says new study

Apparently, because the Tube is so fast, it actually increases congestion<p>"You know what I hate about the Underground? It is way too fast" is not a complaint you hear from many commuters.<p>However, according to a new study, the Tube is too quick - and this is causing congestion.<p>The mathematical study …

Out in the cold: The UK's social housing emergency | UK

<b>London, United Kingdom -</b> Housing activists mounted a last-ditch fight on Thursday to stop a disabled man from being forcibly evicted from his home and left with "nowhere to go" to make way for private properties to be sold off at prices unaffordable to most residents.<p>Mostafa Aliverdipour, 50, who …

Hundreds Dead in Hajj Stampede: Pictures

Iran blames the Saudis for the Mecca stampede; the Saudis blame the pilgrims

Muslims around the world expressed their anger with the Saudi Arabian government in the wake of a stampede near the holy city of Mecca that left more than 700 people dead. The incident during the Muslim <i>hajj</i> is the latest in a series of crowd-control disasters that have killed thousands of pilgrims …

Saudi Arabia

US pledges $45 million for African nations fighting Boko Haram

The White House said on Thursday that it would send up to $45 million in defence services, including military training, to support African countries in their fight against the militant Islamist group Boko Haram.<p>Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria will receive support that builds on the …

Mosque suicide attack kills at least 25 in Yemen

Yemeni President, Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi led Feast of Sacrifice prayers in Aden, on a day when at least 25 Shi’ite Muslims were killed in a suicide bomb attack on a mosque in the capital Sana’a.<p>Hadi returned to Yemen on Tuesday after six-months in exile.<p>The attack happened at the al-Balili Mosque, …

Middle East

Jeremy Corbyn 'has not decided' whether to kneel in front of the Queen

Labour leader says he is making up his mind over what to do at privy counsellor ceremony as party conference approaches<p>Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has said he has not yet made up his mind whether he will kneel in front of the Queen when he takes part in the ceremony that will make him a privy …

Mecca stampede: At least 717 killed and hundreds injured in crush during hajj

At least 863 people have been hurt in a stampede in Saudi Arabia during the pilgrimage in the deadliest incident in 25 years which the health minister blamed on unruly pilgrims<p><b>• At least 717 pilgrims killed outside Mecca</b> <b><br>• Saudi Arabia's crown prince orders investigation</b> <b><br>• Saudi health minister</b> …