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83000 Pakistanis Migrate to UK in 2023
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83000 Pakistanis Migrate to UK in 2023

In 2023, 83,000 Pakistanis moved to the UK, according to a new report from the Office of National Statistics (ONS). This data highlights a significant trend in immigration patterns. Pakistanis were among the largest immigrant groups, following Indians, Nigerians, and Chinese. Indians made up the largest group with over 250,000 arrivals. Out of these, 127,000 came for work, 115,000 for studies, and 9,000 for other reasons. Nigerians were the second-largest group, with 141,000 people, followed by Chinese with 90,000. Overall Migrate Rate Decreased by 10% in 2023 Despite the high number of arrivals, the overall net migration to the UK decreased in 2023. The net migration figure dropped to 685,000, down from 764,000 in 2022. This 10% decline is significant and includes both work and ...
Mindy Kaling Criticized Scooby Doo Spinoff
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Mindy Kaling Criticized Scooby Doo Spinoff

Mindy Kaling ‘couldn’t understand’ backlash over playing Velma in Scooby-Doo spin-off HOLLYWOOD, AMERICA - Hollywood Actress, Mindy Kaling has responded to a racist backlash over her role as Velma Dinkley in Scooby Doo’s new spin-off series about the character. ''I just can't understand how people can not imagine a really smart, nerdy girl with terrible eyesight and loved to solve mysteries can not be Indian'', said Kaling. The 42 year-old actor is set to play a “reimagined” Velma in the HBO Max series. The response to the news prompt criticism from some fans who took objection to an “Indian” playing the part . https://twitter.com/DiscussingFilm/status/1403098971191615492 Mindy Kaling is addressing the criticism that the South Asian Scooby Doo spin off had been at the center...