Dagestan: 5 women killed, 4 injured in Orthodox Church shooting
19th Feb 2018

Dagestan: 5 women killed, 4 injured in Orthodox Church shooting

A gunman opened fire at an Orthodox Church in Russia's northern Caucasus Republic of Dagestan killing five women, injuring 4 people. Daesh claimed responsibility.

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Nigeria: 21 killled in multiple suicide bombings in Borno State
17th Feb 2018

21 people were killed, 22 injured in multiple suicide bombings at local market in Nigeria's northeastern Borno State

Nigeria: 21 killled in multiple suicide bombings in Borno State

Nigeria: Between 18 to 41 people killed in Zamfara State
16th Feb 2018

Between 18 to 41 people were killed following gunmen attack in Nigeria's northwestern Zamfara State's Birani village.

Nigeria: Between 18 to 41 people killed in Zamfara State

US: 17 dead in Florida school shooting
15th Feb 2018

17 people were killed when a lone gunman opened fire in a Florida high school, according to police.

US: 17 dead in Florida school shooting

UN documents rise in civilian casualties in Afghanistan
15th Feb 2018

Latest UN report documents over 10,000 civilian casualties in 2017 -- 3,438 people killed, 7,015 injured in Afghanistan.

UN documents rise in civilian casualties in Afghanistan

Nigeria: 22 students killed in road mishap in Kano
14th Feb 2018

22 students were killed in road mishap in Nigeria's northwestern Kano state‎. 

Nigeria: 22 students killed in road mishap in Kano

UN warns of escalating violence in Yemen
13th Feb 2018

UN human rights chief warned about escalating violence & increasing civilian casualties in Yemen, where nearly 6,000 civilians have been killed ii three-year conflict.

UN warns of escalating violence in Yemen

Netherlands: Mosque comes under attack in Drachten town
12th Feb 2018

Mosque in northern Drachten town in Netherlands came under arson attack, worshippers who came to pray in the morning smelled turpentine inside the mosque and found the burnt areas

Netherlands: Mosque comes under attack in Drachten town

Palestine: Israel tortures 60 pct of detained Palestinian minors
12th Feb 2018

60% of Palestinian children detained at Israeli prisons get subjected to physical and psychological torture. There are 6,500 Palestinian prisoners, incl 350 children

Palestine: Israel tortures 60 pct of detained Palestinian minors

Lebanon to report Israel’s airspace violation at UN
11th Feb 2018

Lebanon decided to file complaint against Israel at UN Security Council for violating the country’s airspace. Israel has been violating Lebanese airspace regularly for years. UNSC has taken no action in the past.

Lebanon to report Israel’s airspace violation at UN

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (1-7 Feb)
10th Feb 2018

In one week: 2 Palestinians killed, 75, including 17 children, wounded, in West Bank & Gaza. Israeli forces conducted 74 incursions into Palestinian communities. 103 civilians, including 18 children arrested.

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (1-7 Feb)

India: Militants storm into Indian Army camp in Kashmir
10th Feb 2018

Militants stormed into army camp in Indian-held Jammu Kashmir, killing two soldiers, wounding six.

India: Militants storm into Indian Army camp in Kashmir

Issue 345 - Friday 26th January 2018 - Top Stories

India to become a Hindu nation by 2024, announces BJP MP
26th Jan 2018

India to become a Hindu nation by 2024, announces BJP MP

A BJP MP has announced that by 2024 India will become an exclusively Hindu nation, and all Muslims who wish to stay in India will have to convert to Hinduism or go into exile.

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Yeshurun Synagogue hosts Muslim and Jewish women’s Twinning event
26th Jan 2018

Yeshurun Synagogue in Cheadle hosted a special twinning interfaith event on December 21.

Yeshurun Synagogue hosts Muslim and Jewish women’s Twinning event

French mayor’s ban on pork substitutes ‘anti-Muslim’
26th Jan 2018

A far-right mayor’s decision to ban pork substitutes in school meals has been slammed by the head of a watchdog group.

French mayor’s ban on pork substitutes ‘anti-Muslim’

First Muslim woman elected to Parliament in Catalonia
26th Jan 2018

Last month saw a Muslim woman elected to the devolved Parliament in Catalonia.

First Muslim woman elected to Parliament in Catalonia

26th Jan 2018

Legal Corner: Police officer discriminated against for perceived disability

Police perception that officer's hearing impairment could be a disability ruled unlawful

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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