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Nigeria: Triple suicide bombing killing 12 blamed on Boko Haram
19th Sep 2017

Nigeria: Triple suicide bombing killing 12 blamed on Boko Haram

12 people killed, 26 injured in suspected triple suicide bombings in Borno State.

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Pakistan: Blast kills 5 in northwest Pakistan
18th Sep 2017

5 people were killed in roadside blast in Bajur agency tribal region, NW Pakistan targeting top tribal administration official's vehicle

Pakistan: Blast kills 5 in northwest Pakistan

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory
18th Sep 2017

Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in Occupied Palestinian Territory. 10 Palestinian civilians, including 2 children, were wounded in West Bank & Gaza Strip.

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory

Lebanon: Survivors recall 1982 Sabra, Shatila massacre
17th Sep 2017

Phalange party, Lebanese Christian militia, in collaboration with Israeli invading army, stormed Palestinian refugees camp, killed mostly women, children, and elderly, raped mothers in front of their families, mutilated pregnant women.

Lebanon: Survivors recall 1982 Sabra, Shatila massacre

Myanmar: Fears of spreading violence against Muslims across Myanmar
16th Sep 2017

Burma Human Rights Network reports widespread persecution of Muslims of all ethnicities across the country by closure of mosques, denial of identity papers & creation of “Muslim-free zones

Myanmar: Fears of spreading violence against Muslims across Myanmar

UK:  IED explosion in London underground train injured 18 people
15th Sep 2017

18 people injured in a terrorist attack by detonation of an improvised Explosive Devise on London Underground train injuring 18 people

UK: IED explosion in London underground train injured 18 people

Iraq: Daesh terror attacks kill 74 in southern Iraq
15th Sep 2017

Daesh carried out terrorist attacks in S Iraq, killing 74 civilians, including Iranian pilgrims, injuring 87.

Iraq: Daesh terror attacks kill 74 in southern Iraq

India: 22 drown as boat capsizes in northern India
15th Sep 2017

22 people were killed, mostly women, in Yamuna River in Uttar Pradesh state, some 30 miles from Indian capital New Delhi. when a boat carrying 50 people capsized.

India: 22 drown as boat capsizes in northern India

Cameroon: Suicide bomber kills 5 worshippers in northern Cameroon mosque
14th Sep 2017

5 people were killed in suicide bomb attack on mosque in far North region in Sanda-Wadjiri, a village south of Kolofata

Cameroon: Suicide bomber kills 5 worshippers in northern Cameroon mosque

Myanmar: Trawler carrying Rohingya Muslims sinks near Bangladesh, 2 children dead
14th Sep 2017

Trawler carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar capsized in Naf River on border with Bangladesh, leaving two children dead, 11 people missing

Myanmar: Trawler carrying Rohingya Muslims sinks near Bangladesh, 2 children dead

Myanmar: 200,000 Rohingya Muslim children need urgent support
13th Sep 2017

More than 200,000 Rohingya Muslim children, who have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar, are at risk and they need urgent support, UNICEF said

Myanmar: 200,000 Rohingya Muslim children need urgent support

UK: Brexit bill passes first hurdle in parliament
13th Sep 2017

UK parliament voted to give European Union (Withdrawal) Bill second reading, clearing way for Prime Minister May to launch negotiations for UK withdrawal from EU

UK: Brexit bill passes first hurdle in parliament

Myanmar: UN: 310,000 Rohingya Muslims flee, textbook example of ethnic cleansing
12th Sep 2017

310,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh. UN High Commissioner for Human Rights called atrocities by Myanmar Govt as "textbook example of ethnic cleansing"

Myanmar: UN: 310,000 Rohingya Muslims flee, textbook example of ethnic cleansing

Myanmar kills 3,000 Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine
11th Sep 2017

Myanmar forces killed 3,000 Rohingya Muslims in the latest violence against Muslim minority in Myanmar's western Rakhine state, Bangladesh's foreign minister said

Myanmar kills 3,000 Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine

Iraq rights panel to sue US coalition over Mosul civilian deaths
11th Sep 2017

Iraq’s official human rights commission (affiliated with Iraq’s parliament) plans to sue US-led military coalition blaming for death of 2,000 civilians in Mosul

Iraq rights panel to sue US coalition over Mosul civilian deaths

Issue 340 - Friday 25th August 2017 - Top Stories

Trump slammed for ‘glaring double standards’ on mosque terror attack
25th Aug 2017

Trump slammed for ‘glaring double standards’ on mosque terror attack

Exactly a week before the Charlottesville race row erupted and engulfed the White House Muslim civil right groups were voicing their frustration at the double standards from the US President over the bombing of a Minnesota mosque.

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Student wins Orwell Prize for account of Muslim life
25th Aug 2017

A talented Year 10 pupil from Lewes Old Grammar School won the George Orwell Literary Prize for her passionate account about modern-day life as a British Muslim.

Student wins Orwell Prize for account of Muslim life

School sued for face veil ban
25th Aug 2017

A woman is taking legal action against her daughter’s school after she was told she was not allowed to wear a face veil on the premises.

School sued for face veil ban

BOOK REVIEW: Muslim contribution to medieval thought and philosophy
28th Apr 2017

Philosophy in the Islamic World: A History of Philosophy without any Gaps. Peter Adamson. Oxford University Press. Pp511. HB. 2016. £25.00

BOOK REVIEW: Muslim contribution to medieval thought and philosophy

25th Aug 2017

Cow vigilantes in India

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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