Iraq: One person killed, scores injured as Shia Muslim pilgrims stampede
24th Apr 2017

Iraq: One person killed, scores injured as Shia Muslim pilgrims stampede

One Shia Muslim pilgrim was killed, 250 injured in stampede in Kadhimiya panicked by rumors suicide bomber was about to blow himself

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24th Apr 2017

UK’s far-right party, UKIP, focuses on niqab & Sharia ban in election campaign

Far-right UKIP party election campaign manifesto will say it will ban niqab & target Sharia law.

Afghanistan: Over 100 killed in Taliban attack
23rd Apr 2017

100 soldiers were killed, 60 wounded in Taliban’s attack on an army corps headquarters in northern Mazar-e-Sharif city

Afghanistan: Over 100 killed in Taliban attack

Iraq: 90 civilians killed in Mosul fight
23rd Apr 2017

90 civilians were killed in deadly clashes between Iraqi forces & Daesh terrorists in western Mosul.

Iraq: 90 civilians killed in Mosul fight

Jammu & Kashmir: ‘Cow-protection’ Hindu group attacks family
23rd Apr 2017

Cow vigilantes belonging to right-wing Hindu group attacked 5 members of Muslim family, including a minor girl in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu & Kashmir: ‘Cow-protection’ Hindu group attacks family

Israeli jets hit targets in Syria, following US missile attacks
22nd Apr 2017

Israeli jets hit several targets in Syria in response to rocket attacks into Israeli occupied Golan Heights

Israeli jets hit targets in Syria, following US missile attacks

Racist letters tell Turkish families to leave Germany
22nd Apr 2017

Turkish families in northwestern Bruhl town received anonymous letters telling them to leave Germany

Racist letters tell Turkish families to leave Germany

France: Policeman killed in Paris ‘terrorist’ attack
21st Apr 2017

One police officer was killed, 2 seriously injured when gunman opened fire at police patrol on Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris

France: Policeman killed in Paris ‘terrorist’ attack

Germany mosque spray-painted with anti-Turkish slogans
21st Apr 2017

Unknown assailants vandalized mosque in Leipzig spray-painting the walls with anti-Turkish slogans.

Germany mosque spray-painted with anti-Turkish slogans

US family wins battle, names baby ‘Allah’
21st Apr 2017

Family in Georgia has been issued birth certificate for their child with surname of "Allah" after initially been refused to issue the document.

US family wins battle, names baby ‘Allah’

Germany: Mosque vandalized with Nazi symbols
20th Apr 2017

Mosque in Germany’s city of Freiburg has been targeted by vandals painting Nazi symbols on its walls.

Germany: Mosque vandalized with Nazi symbols

Canada: Anti-Muslim sentiment growing in Canadian cities
20th Apr 2017

Imam received death threat, another threat of burning down of a mosque near Toronto & more.

Canada: Anti-Muslim sentiment growing in Canadian cities

Palestine: Palestinian prisoners in Israel launch hunger strike
18th Apr 2017

1,000 prisoners joined Palestinian prisoner Marwan Barghouti in mass hunger strike against Israel's detention policies

Palestine: Palestinian prisoners in Israel launch hunger strike

Issue 335 - Friday 31st March 2017 - Top Stories

BJP wins in Uttar Pradesh on an anti-Muslim ticket
31st Mar 2017

BJP wins in Uttar Pradesh on an anti-Muslim ticket

Ever since the 2014 general election in India when the Hindu Nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won a massive mandate, there is not a single Muslim MP on the Treasury benches

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Four killed, 29 injured, in terror attack in Westminster
31st Mar 2017

Four killed, 29 injured, in terror attack in Westminster

Four people were killed, two pedestrians, one police officer and the attacker, on March 22 in a terror attack in London

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Muslim schools continue to surpass national GCSE average
26th Feb 2016

For the third consecutive year over half of Muslim schools featured in the Department of Education league table have surpassed the national average

Muslim schools continue to surpass national GCSE average

BOOK REVIEW: Struggle between tradition and modernity in the Muslim world
31st Mar 2017

The Islamic Enlightenment: The modern struggle between faith and reason. By Christopher de Bellaigue. London: Bodley Head. Pp398. PB. 2017. £14.99

BOOK REVIEW: Struggle between tradition and modernity in the Muslim world

31st Mar 2017

Legal Column: Employee’s request for time off on religious grounds not made in good faith

It is importance that requests made by employees with respect to religious observances are focused specifically on what is required, without additions made for other reasons.

Obituary: Indian Muslims lose its most dedicated Muslim
31st Mar 2017

One of the most vocal Indian Muslim leaders, Syed Shahabuddin, breathed his last in New Delhi on March 4.

Obituary: Indian Muslims lose its most dedicated Muslim

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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