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Philippines: Official flag of Bangsamoro in Mindanao adopted
25th Aug 2019

Philippines: Official flag of Bangsamoro in Mindanao adopted

Official flag of Bangsamoro Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao has been adopted following referendum that shaped future of Moro Muslims living in S Philippines.

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UN says Myanmar uses sexual violence as weapon of war
24th Aug 2019

UN said Myanmar military's use of rape & other forms of sexual violence is so routine it "reflects a widespread culture of tolerance towards humiliation."

UN says Myanmar uses sexual violence as weapon of war

Bangladesh: Fearful, Rohingya Muslim refugees reject repatriation
23rd Aug 2019

Planned repatriation of 3,500 Rohingya Muslims from Bangladesh to Myanmar did not happen as they refused to return due to safety fears & other concerns.

Bangladesh: Fearful, Rohingya Muslim refugees reject repatriation

Jammu & Kashmir: Blockade in Kashmir a ‘collective punishment’, says UN
23rd Aug 2019

UN described communication blockade in Indian administered Kashmir a form of “collective punishment” & urged India to restore telephone & internet links.

Jammu & Kashmir: Blockade in Kashmir a ‘collective punishment’, says UN

Palestine: Fires still engulfing Al-Aqsa Mosque
22nd Aug 2019

Although 50 years have passed since Australian tourist Denis Michael Rohan set fire to Al-Aqsa mosque, Palestinians say the flames are still engulfing Mosque.

Palestine: Fires still engulfing Al-Aqsa Mosque

US Muslims fundraise $125,000 for detained migrants
21st Aug 2019

US-Muslim non-profit initiative, CelebrateMercy, raised $125,000 to bail out detained migrants in immigration detention centers.

US Muslims fundraise $125,000 for detained migrants

Yemen: UAE-backed separatists withdraw from Aden
20th Aug 2019

UAE-backed separatist forces have started to withdraw from Govt facilities in Yemen’s interim capital Aden.

Yemen: UAE-backed separatists withdraw from Aden

Palestine: Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence
19th Aug 2019

Three Palestinians were killed by Israeli army fire near Gaza Strip's security fence.

Palestine: Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence

Afghanistan: 63 killed in suicide bombing at Shia Muslim wedding party
18th Aug 2019

63 Shia Muslims were killed, including children, 200 injured in late last night's suicide attack at wedding party in Kabul, Afghnistan,

Afghanistan: 63 killed in suicide bombing at Shia Muslim wedding party

Pakistan: Blast at mosque after Friday prayers killed kills 4 in Quetta
17th Aug 2019

An explosion at a mosque in Quetta capital of Balochistan, Pakistan, killed 4 people, injured 20.

Pakistan: Blast at mosque after Friday prayers killed kills 4 in Quetta

Palestine: Palestinian killed by Israeli police in Jerusalem
16th Aug 2019

A Palestinian was shot by Israeli forces died of his wounds in Jerusalem. Two were injured, one of the injured was taken away by Israeli forces.

Palestine: Palestinian killed by Israeli police in Jerusalem

Kashmir in lockdown a military prison, children detained, activists report
15th Aug 2019

"whole place was desolate, quiet, silenced, caged. People looked helpless. People looked humiliated. People also looked angry." “Hundreds of boys & teens are being picked up from their beds in midnight raids."

Kashmir in lockdown a military prison, children detained, activists report

Subdued Eid in Jammu and Kashmir amid clampdown by India
14th Aug 2019

Few Eid prayers were reported in India administered Jammu & Kashmir as large number of mosques were closed down.

Subdued Eid in Jammu and Kashmir amid clampdown by India

Palestine: Israeli forces attack Palestinian worshipers in Al-Aqsa
11th Aug 2019

Israeli forces attacked Palestinian worshipers in Al-Aqsa mosque complex injuring 37, they also shot dead 4 Palestinians in Gaza

Palestine: Israeli forces attack Palestinian worshipers in Al-Aqsa

Palestine: 1,700 Jewish settlers storm the Al-Aqsa mosque during Eid al Adha prayers
13th Aug 2019

Muslims praying Eid al-Adha prayers had to flee for their lives as Jewish settlers forced their way into Al-Aqsa Mosque compound with support from Israeli police on Eid day

Palestine: 1,700 Jewish settlers storm the Al-Aqsa mosque during Eid al Adha prayers

Norway: Police launches terror probe on mosque attack
12th Aug 2019

Norwegian police launched terror investigation into armed attack on Al-Noor Islamic Centre mosque in Baerum city.

Norway: Police launches terror probe on mosque attack

Issue 363 - Friday 26th July 2019

Newly identified victims of Srebrenica genocide laid to rest
26th Jul 2019

Newly identified victims of Srebrenica genocide laid to rest

The 24th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide was marked on July 11 in Bosnia and Herzegovina with the burial of 33 newly identified victims.

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Lynching of Muslims by Hindu mobs continue  in Modi’s India
26th Jul 2019

Lynching of Muslims by Hindu mobs continue in Modi’s India

The number of Indian Muslims being savagely attacked by Hindu mobs has soared in the last few months,

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Hindu killers of Muslim child escape death penalty
26th Jul 2019

Three Hindu men who brutally murdered an eight-year-old Muslim girl in Indian-controlled Kashmir have been spared the death penalty last month.

Hindu killers of Muslim child escape death penalty

Tory leaders depreciate pledge to investigate Islamophobia
26th Jul 2019

PM candidates Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have watered down pledges to hold independent investigations into the extent of Islamophobia within the ruling Tory party

Tory leaders depreciate pledge to investigate Islamophobia

Silver Award for Markfield Institute of Higher Education
26th Jul 2019

The Markfield Institute of Higher Education has achieved a Silver Award

Silver Award for Markfield Institute of Higher Education

29th Jul 2019

Legal Corner: Christian NHS Director dismissed for publicly expressing his religious views

Tribunal rejects claim of religious discrimination by NHS Non-Executive Director opposed to same-sex adoption

EXCLUSIVE: Eid al-Adha messages from political leaders
26th Jul 2019

Political leaders send readers of The Muslim News goodwill Eid messages

EXCLUSIVE: Eid al-Adha messages from political leaders

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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