Nigeria: Muslim body slams school banning headscarves
18th Nov 2018

Nigeria: Muslim body slams school banning headscarves

Shutting out Muslim girls from school for wearing headscarves amounts to unacceptable religious bigotry and a violation of the Constitution, Nigeria's apex Muslim body said

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Pakistan: Bomb kills 2, injures 10, in Karachi
17th Nov 2018

2 people were killed, 10 injured in bomb explosion in Karachi, Pakistan.

Pakistan: Bomb kills 2, injures 10, in Karachi

Palestine: Israeli targets civilian properties leaving them in ruins in Gaza
16th Nov 2018

During recent attacks in Gaza, Israeli forces targeted residential buildings, kindergarten, television channel.

Palestine: Israeli targets civilian properties leaving them in ruins in Gaza

US hate crimes up 17 percent in 2017
14th Nov 2018

Hate crimes across the U.S. rose by nearly a fifth in 2017, according to data released by the FBI. The year saw 18.6 increase in Islamophobic attacks.

US hate crimes up 17 percent in 2017

Palestine: 7 Palestinians killed in Israeli raid in Gaza
12th Nov 2018

7 Palestinians were killed, 7 injured in an Israeli raid in southern Gaza Strip

Palestine: 7 Palestinians killed in Israeli raid in Gaza

Somali: Triple car bombings kill 23 in Mogadishu
10th Nov 2018

23 people were killed, several wounded in triple car bombings which targeted Sahafi Hotel. in Mogadishu

Somali: Triple car bombings kill 23 in Mogadishu

Palestine: Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian protester in Gaza
9th Nov 2018

Israeli army killed Palestinian during peaceful protest near Gaza border. Since protests began on March 30, over 200 Palestinians have been killed, thousands more injured

Palestine: Israeli gunfire kills Palestinian protester in Gaza

Germany: Alarming rise in Islamophobia against Muslims
8th Nov 2018

Islamophobia increases in Germany. 44 percent of those surveyed believe Muslims should be banned from immigrating to Germany, compared to 36.5 percent in 2010. 

Germany: Alarming rise in Islamophobia against Muslims

US: First two Muslim women elected to US Congress
7th Nov 2018

Michigan's Rashida Tlaib & Minnesota's Ilhan Omar both made history becoming first Muslim women to be elected to US Congress.

US: First two Muslim women elected to US Congress

Austrian policeman accused of making Islamophobic remark
6th Nov 2018

A police officer in Austria is being accused of making Islamophobic remark towards group of young Austrian Muslim girls as they passed through passport control at Vienna airport

Austrian policeman accused of making Islamophobic remark

US: Journalist Khashoggi’s sons plead for father’s body return
5th Nov 2018

Sons of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Salah and Abdullah, delivered an emotional appeal asking for the return of their father's body

US: Journalist Khashoggi’s sons plead for father’s body return

Issue 354 - Friday 26th October 2018 - Top Stories

Martial arts body slammed for double standards and indifference to Islamophobia
26th Oct 2018

Martial arts body slammed for double standards and indifference to Islamophobia

UFC officials have been accused of turning a blind eye to and even exploiting the Islamophobia that fuelled the brawl at the end of the Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor fight.

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5,000 people feared dead in Indonesia earthquake and tsunami
26th Oct 2018

5,000 people feared dead in Indonesia earthquake and tsunami

Five thousand people are feared dead from Indonesia’s earthquake and tsunami that hit the Island state on September 28.

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China’s treatment of Muslims draws United Nations’ attention
26th Oct 2018

The UN has called on China to release the alleged 1 million Uyghur Muslims detained forcefully in re-education camps in Xinjiang,

China’s treatment of Muslims draws United Nations’ attention

German MPs slam AfD’s Qur’an ban proposal
26th Oct 2018

German MPs from different political parties have slammed the far-right AfD party over its controversial motion demanding Qur’an ban.

German MPs slam AfD’s Qur’an ban proposal

26th Oct 2018

Tories select candidate embroiled in a series of Islamophobia rows

Shaun Bailey is at the centre of an Islamophobia row after he shared a tweet that referred to Labour’s Sadiq Khan as “mad mullah Khan of Londonistan”

Open day draws 900 visitors to German mosques
26th Oct 2018

Thousands of non-Muslims were invited to visit their local mosques across Germany on October 3 to encourage dialogue and overcome misunderstandings about Islam.

Open day draws 900 visitors to German mosques

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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