Germany sees rise in anti-Muslim attacks
19th Aug 2017

Germany sees rise in anti-Muslim attacks

Hate crimes against Muslims in Germany rose sharply in second quarter of this year, reflecting growing Islamophobia fueled by far-right & populist political parties

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Finland: Two people killed in knife attacks in Turku
19th Aug 2017

2 people were killed, 8 injured in stabbing attack in Turku, a city in southwest Finland. The police say the attack was not considered an act of terrorism

Finland: Two people killed in knife attacks in Turku

Spain: 13 killed, over 100 injured, in Barcelona terrorist attack
18th Aug 2017

13 people were killed and more than a hundred injured when a white van ploughed into a crowd in central Barcelona, Spain

Spain: 13 killed, over 100 injured, in Barcelona terrorist attack

Bangladesh: Floods kill 61 in last 5 days
18th Aug 2017

More than 60 people died in flood & natural disasters in north & northeast parts of Bangladesh since August 12

Bangladesh: Floods kill 61 in last 5 days

Nigeria: 16 killed, 82 injured in suicide blasts in Borno state
17th Aug 2017

16 people were killed, 82 injured in multiple suspected suicide attacks in northeast Borno state

Nigeria: 16 killed, 82 injured in suicide blasts in Borno state

US: Thousands reject hate rally in Charlottesville
17th Aug 2017

In a mass rejection of hate rally that took place in Charlottesville, Virginia thousands of candle-holding demonstrators flocked to city's University of Virginia.

US: Thousands reject hate rally in Charlottesville

Africa’s humanitarian crises worsen
17th Aug 2017

Africa’s humanitarian crises continues to worsen in 2017 according to UN - 20m Africans have been displaced from their homes & 44m are acutely food insecure

Africa’s humanitarian crises worsen

Sierra Leone declares mourning for over 400 mudslide victims
16th Aug 2017

Sierra Leone’s President Ernest Bai Koroma declared 7 days of mourning in honor of over 400 victims of a devastating mudslide in Freetown

Sierra Leone declares mourning for over 400 mudslide victims

Saudi Arabia: 54 pilgrims die in Makkah before Hajj
16th Aug 2017

54 Muslim pilgrims died in Makkah in advance of annual Hajj pilgrimage. The authorities have yet to provide reasons for pilgrims’ deaths.

Saudi Arabia: 54 pilgrims die in Makkah before Hajj

US: Trump flip flops to blame both sides for Charlottesville
16th Aug 2017

President Donald Trump flip flops once again saying "both sides" were to blame for deadly violence at white supremacist hate rally in Virginia.

US: Trump flip flops to blame both sides for Charlottesville

Sierra Leone: Hundreds dead in Freetown mudslide
15th Aug 2017

312 people were killed and many others remain trapped in their homes after a mudslide in Sierra Leonean capital Freetown

Sierra Leone: Hundreds dead in Freetown mudslide

France: Car rams pizzeria near Paris, killing young girl
15th Aug 2017

13-year-old girl was killed, 12 injured when a man drove his car into outdoor terrace of a pizzeria east of Paris

France: Car rams pizzeria near Paris, killing young girl

Philippines: Fighting between Moro groups kills 25
15th Aug 2017

25 people were killed in fighting between Moro armed men & Moro Islamic Liberation Front in the southern Philippine province of Maguindanao.

Philippines: Fighting between Moro groups kills 25

Burkina Faso: Turkish restaurant attack leaves 17 dead in Ouagadougou
14th Aug 2017

18 people were killed, 12 injured in attack on Turkish Aziz Istanbul restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital, Ouagadougou

Burkina Faso: Turkish restaurant attack leaves 17 dead in Ouagadougou

US: Trump adviser: any attack to cause fear ‘is terrorism’
14th Aug 2017

Suspect in fatal car attack on group of people protesting white supremacist rally may have been involved in domestic terrorism US national security advisor H R McMaster said

US: Trump adviser: any attack to cause fear ‘is terrorism’

Pakistan: Attack on army vehicle kills 15 in Quetta
13th Aug 2017

Powerful suicide attack on military vehicle at busy street in Quetta, capital of SW Balochistan province killing 15 people, injuring 40.

Pakistan: Attack on army vehicle kills 15 in Quetta

Philippines: Military kills terrorists in gunfights
10th Aug 2017

Philippine military forces killed 9 Daesh-linked terrorists in Marawi.

Philippines: Military kills terrorists in gunfights

Issue 339 - Friday 28th July 2017 - Top Stories

Fifteen-year-old Muslim knifed to death by Hindu mob on a packed train in India
28th Jul 2017

Fifteen-year-old Muslim knifed to death by Hindu mob on a packed train in India

At 15 Junaid Khan was the youngest of more than a dozen Indian Muslim men who have be come victims of public lynching by cow-vigilantes on false allegations of eating beef, killing cows or smuggling them for slaughter in the last two years

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Muslim scientists lead the way in Queen’s Honours
28th Jul 2017

Two world-renowned Muslim scientists are to be knighted; the duo join 33 other members of the community named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours, the highest number ever.

Muslim scientists lead the way in Queen’s Honours

EU Condemns Israel’s new illegal settlement
28th Jul 2017

The EU has warned Israel about its plans for thousands of new settlement units, including in the West Bank.

EU Condemns Israel’s new illegal settlement

28th Jul 2017

LEGAL CORNER – Inaccurate reference is considered unfair

Employers and former employers, therefore, need to ensure they deal with those who have brought complaints fairly and reasonably in all circumstances

Balfour and supporters of Palestine in London- a historical perspective
28th Jul 2017

The Muslim socio-political activists based in London were taken aback when it became clear around 1916-17 that Palestine was under threat.

Balfour and supporters of Palestine in London- a historical perspective

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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