Canada mosque killer’s parole eligibility time reduced
27th Nov 2020

Canada mosque killer’s parole eligibility time reduced

Parole eligibility for killer of 6 Muslims in 2017 Quebec City Mosque shooting was reduced to 25 years from 40 years as Quebec Court of Appeal ruled that life sentences was cruel.

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Palestine: Israel tears down Palestinian homes in West Bank
26th Nov 2020

Israeli demolished Palestinian homes in Hebron, West Bank. Meanwhile & have transferred ownership of 2 Palestinian homes in Silwan district in outskirts of old city of Jerusalem to Israeli settlers.

Palestine: Israel tears down Palestinian homes in West Bank

UK: Covid-19 tier restriction system for regions in England announced
26th Nov 2020

Health Sec Matt Hancock announced Covid-19 tier restriction system for each local authority in England which will apply from 2 December when national lockdown ends

UK: Covid-19 tier restriction system for regions in England announced

Azerbaijan slams Western concerns of Christian heritage but not Islamic ones
25th Nov 2020

Azerbaijan’s leader criticized leaders of Western countries who "remained silent" over destruction by Christian Armenian forces of Muslim Azerbaijani cultural & religious monuments,

Azerbaijan slams Western concerns of Christian heritage but not Islamic ones

Austria: Do not link religion with terror, faith leaders warn
24th Nov 2020

As racism and discrimination against Muslims in Austria soars faith leaders warn authorities not to associate terrorism with any religion. After hijab, face veil ban politicians have upped anti-Islam rhetoric.

Austria: Do not link religion with terror, faith leaders warn

Nigeria: Gunmen kill 5, kidnap 40 in attack on mosque
23rd Nov 2020

5 worshippers were killed, 40 kidnapped when armed gunmen attacked mosque in Zamfara state, NW Nigeria. The imam was among those abducted.

Nigeria: Gunmen kill 5, kidnap 40 in attack on mosque

Afghanistan: Multiple rockets hit Kabul killing 8 injuring 31
22nd Nov 2020

Multiple magnetic bomb blasts & rocket attacks rocked Afghan capital Kabul killing 8, injuring 31. Rockets also hit Iran Embassy where no injuries were reported

Afghanistan: Multiple rockets hit Kabul killing 8 injuring 31

Palestine: Israel bars Palestinians from Al-Aqsa for Friday prayer
21st Nov 2020

Israeli police prevented hundreds of Palestinian residents of occupied West Bank from reaching Al-Aqsa Mosque to perform Friday prayer.

Palestine: Israel bars Palestinians from Al-Aqsa for Friday prayer

India: Clamor for justice to Muslim girl burnt alive
20th Nov 2020

Political leaders & women organizations in India have joined to demand justice for Muslim girl, who was allegedly burnt alive by Hindu boy by pouring kerosene over her in Bihar.

India: Clamor for justice to Muslim girl burnt alive

US: Imam assaulted, rights group urges hate crime probe
20th Nov 2020

US Muslim rights group called for investigation into hate crime against Muslim religious leader in California city of Anaheim, Los Angeles yelling, "go back to your country" "dirty Arab" "terrorist."

US: Imam assaulted, rights group urges hate crime probe

Afghans devastated by Australian troops’ killing civilians ‘for sport’
19th Nov 2020

Afghans outraged over revelations that Australian special forces killed dozens of civilians 'for sport'. They may face 'war crimes'.

Afghans devastated by Australian troops’ killing civilians ‘for sport’

Tanzania’s blind tailor who makes clothes for politicians
18th Nov 2020

When Abdallah Nyangalio lost eyesight 30 years ago, the world became dark & crushing. However his zeal to overcome visual disability made him a master tailor.

Tanzania’s blind tailor who makes clothes for politicians

Palestine: UAE ‘suspicious’ role in Jerusalem raises Palestinian fears
17th Nov 2020

Attempts by UAE to increase its role in occupied West Bank & East Jerusalem have caused outcry among Palestinian authorities and researchers.

Palestine: UAE ‘suspicious’ role in Jerusalem raises Palestinian fears

Palestine: Israel to build new illegal settlement units in East Jerusalem
16th Nov 2020

Israel issued tender for construction of 1,257 illegal settlement homes in occupied East Jerusalem apparently as a pre-empt step before inauguration of US President-elect Joe Biden on Jan. 20.

Palestine: Israel to build new illegal settlement units in East Jerusalem

Ethiopia: Rebel rocket attack targets Eritrean airport
15th Nov 2020

Rocket attack on Eritrean capital from Ethiopia’s Tigray province’s border was reported as an operation against rebel rule continues in the province.

Ethiopia: Rebel rocket attack targets Eritrean airport

Kashmir: Border clashes kill 10 civilians
14th Nov 2020

15 people killed, incl 4 Indian soldiers, 1 Pakistani trooper, 10 civilians on both sides, as heavy shelling were exchanged between India & Pakistan along Line of Control,

Kashmir: Border clashes kill 10 civilians

The Muslim News: Issue 379 - Friday 27th November 2020

France: Anti-terror police search and interrogate 10-year-old Muslim children for over 11 hours
27th Nov 2020

France: Anti-terror police search and interrogate 10-year-old Muslim children for over 11 hours

The homes of four Muslim primary schoolchildren from Albertville in southeastern France were raided over false allegations that they condoned terrorism on November 5.

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Over half of Muslim Labour members distrust party to tackle Islamophobia
27th Nov 2020

Over half of Muslim Labour members distrust party to tackle Islamophobia

More than half of Muslim members of the UK's main opposition Labour Party question its leaders' ability to tackle Islamophobia

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Record 57 Muslims elected
27th Nov 2020

Fifty-seven of the record 110 Muslim candidates who stood for seats in the US general election won their elections on November 3, according to a tally by Jetpac, CAIR, MPower Change.

Record 57 Muslims elected

27th Nov 2020

Delaware school serves 1.3m free meals to hungry kids

A small Muslim primary school in Delaware, US, has been hailed as “stunning” by its Senator for serving 1.3 million free meals to needy local children since the start of the Coronavirus outbreak in March.

27th Nov 2020

‘Love Jihad’ BJP’s latest weapon against India’s Muslims

‘Love Jihad’ a ludicrously Islamophobic conspiracy theory once confined to the fringe elements of India’s far-right is now part of the mainstream.

Founder of Million Meals campaign honoured
27th Nov 2020

Arif Anis, co-founder of the NHS-feeding Million Meals campaign was named winner of the prestigious Brain of the Year

Founder of Million Meals campaign honoured

Vienna terror attack: Muslims praised for heroics as intelligence failure is slammed
27th Nov 2020

Three Muslim men (two of Turkish origin and a Palestinian) have been hailed for helping a police officer and a passer-by during a terror attack in the Austrian capital which left four people dead.

Vienna terror attack: Muslims praised for heroics as intelligence failure is slammed

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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