Iraq: Massive car bomb kills 21 in Turkmen district
22nd Nov 2017

Iraq: Massive car bomb kills 21 in Turkmen district

21 killed when Turkmen-majority Tuz Khurmatu district in Iraq’s Saladin province was rocked by massive car bomb

  • commentsComments Off on Home
Russia, Turkey, Iran back Syria’s territorial integrity
23rd Nov 2017

Leaders of Turkey, Russia, Iran reiterated their support for Syria's territorial integrity during a summit in Russian city of Sochi

Russia, Turkey, Iran back Syria’s territorial integrity

Philippines: Mindanao Muslims celebrate autonomous region anniversary
22nd Nov 2017

Representative of Philippines’ one-time largest Muslim rebel group joined Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao to commemorate its 28th founding anniversary.

Philippines: Mindanao Muslims celebrate autonomous region anniversary

Nigeria: Suicide attack on mosque in NE Nigeria kills over 50
21st Nov 2017

50 people have been killed, several dozens injured in suicide attack at a mosque in northeastern Adamawa state of Nigeria

Nigeria: Suicide attack on mosque in NE Nigeria kills over 50

Russian President hosts Syria’s Assad in Sochi
21st Nov 2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin met Syria’s Bashar al-Assad in Russia's coastal city of Sochi. They discussed the political settlement in Syria

Russian President hosts Syria’s Assad in Sochi

Netherlands allows police officers to wear headscarves in certain positions
21st Nov 2017

A new ruling in Netherlands will allow policewomen serving indoors to wear headscarves but not in public

Netherlands allows police officers to wear headscarves in certain positions

Sweden mosque vandalised with Swastika
20th Nov 2017

A mosque in Sweden was vandalised when unknown attackers painted swastika on one of its doors

Sweden mosque vandalised with Swastika

Palestine: Israel killed 14 Palestinian children in 2017
20th Nov 2017

Israeli forces killed 14 Palestinian children in 2017. 4,000 children had been detained since October 2015, 300 still in prison

Palestine: Israel killed 14 Palestinian children in 2017

Palestine to cut all communication with US
19th Nov 2017

Palestine threatens to cut off communication with US over its warning to close Washington offices of PLO as PLO asks International Criminal Court to investigate Israeli’s violations

Palestine to cut all communication with US

‘1 of every 5’ US-led airstrikes in Iraq kills civilian
18th Nov 2017

1 of every 5 airstrikes in Iraq by US-led anti-Daesh coalition has resulted in civilian death says New York Times. Civilian casualties were 31 times higher than Pentagon figures

‘1 of every 5’ US-led airstrikes in Iraq kills civilian

Myanmar: Over 100 Rohingya Muslim refugees drowned since Aug 25
18th Nov 2017

100 Rohingya Muslim refugees have drowned in shipwrecks and boat incidents since beginning Aug 25, UN said

Myanmar: Over 100 Rohingya Muslim refugees drowned since Aug 25

US downplays deal with Daesh terrorists in Raqqa, allowing safe passage with arms
17th Nov 2017

US downplayed deal allowing thousands of armed Daesh terrorists safe passage from Syria’s Raqqa city which had served as de-facto capital of Daesh terrorists. 

US downplays deal with Daesh terrorists in Raqqa, allowing safe passage with arms

OSCE:  6,000 hate crime incidents reported in Europe in 2016
17th Nov 2017

European body, Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights 2016 showed 5998 hate crimes incidents in Europe.

OSCE: 6,000 hate crime incidents reported in Europe in 2016

Nigeria: Suicide bombers kill 14 in Maiduguri city
16th Nov 2017

14 killed, 29 injured when 4 suicide bombers detonated their explosives in crowded parts of Muna Gari suburb of Nigeria’s Maiduguri city.

Nigeria: Suicide bombers kill 14 in Maiduguri city

Issue 343 - Friday 23rd November 2017 - Top Stories

Rohingya Muslim survives after playing dead for days
24th Nov 2017

Rohingya Muslim survives after playing dead for days

617,500 Rohingya Muslims rossed into Bangladesh since August 25, as violence escalated in bordering Myanmar’s Rakhine state, according to the United Nations.

  • commentsComments Off on Home
Islamic School wins Mayor of London’s Environment and Healthy Living Award
24th Nov 2017

Islamic School wins Mayor of London’s Environment and Healthy Living Award

London Islamic School has won the Team London Environment and Healthy Living Award 2017 for outstanding contribution to volunteering

  • commentsComments Off on Home
24th Nov 2017

Muslim teacher wins unfair dismissal case over 9/11 video

A Muslim woman who was fired from a teaching job for protesting about 11-year-olds being shown graphic footage of September 9, 2001, terror attacks, has won an unfair dismissal case

  • commentsComments Off on Home
Barbie models new hijab doll after Olympic fencer
24th Nov 2017

Barbie models new hijab doll after Olympic fencer

The iconic Barbie doll has added a new look to her wardrobe: a hijab, modeled on a famed Olympics fencer

  • commentsComments Off on Home

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.

Latest Tweets