Yemen: 22 civilians killed, 30 injured in Saudi-led airstrikes in Hajjah
13th Mar 2019

Yemen: 22 civilians killed, 30 injured in Saudi-led airstrikes in Hajjah

According to UN 22 people have died, including 12 children and 10 women by airstrikes in Yemen’s northern province of Hajjah on Monday. Houthis have accused Saudi-led coalition of the bombings. As many as 30 people have been reportedly injured, including … Continued

India: Hindus assault Kashmiri vendors in UP
8th Mar 2019

India: Hindus assault Kashmiri vendors in UP

By Shuriah Niazi   New Delhi (AA): Amid heightened tensions with Pakistan over Kashmir, two Kashmiri men have been assaulted by local Hindus in northern India, media reports said Thursday. The two men were abused, slapped and beaten with a … Continued

Israel razes Palestinian’s home over West Bank shooting
7th Mar 2019

Israel razes Palestinian’s home over West Bank shooting

By Qays Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, Palestine, (AA): The Israeli army demolished the home of a Palestinian activist Thursday who is accused of killing two Israeli soldiers in an armed attack. Israeli forces raided Assem Barghouthi’s house in the town … Continued

Yemen: US, UK arms kill more than 200 Yemeni civilians
7th Mar 2019

Yemen: US, UK arms kill more than 200 Yemeni civilians

By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA): The Saudi- and United Arab Emirates-led coalition has killed more than 200 people, including women and children, using U.S. and British-made weapons in Yemen, said a report Wednesday. The report, “Day of Judgment: The … Continued

India returns body of Pakistani prisoner, beaten to death
3rd Mar 2019

India returns body of Pakistani prisoner, beaten to death

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): India on Saturday returned the body of a Pakistani prisoner who was beaten to death last month in reported retaliation over a deadly attack in Kashmir. The body was handed over to Pakistani … Continued

Thailand: Muslim schools under scrutiny
26th Feb 2019

Thailand: Muslim schools under scrutiny

By Riyaz ul Khaliq   (AA): – Thailand has ordered the profiling of Cambodian Muslim students enrolled in religious seminaries in the country, media reports said on Monday. Authorities have scheduled a meeting of representatives of more than 600 privately-run … Continued

Afghanistan: Highest civilian casualties in 2018
25th Feb 2019

Afghanistan: Highest civilian casualties in 2018

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The UN on Sunday said it has documented nearly 11,000 civilian casualties across Afghanistan in 2018, the highest ever figure in the war-torn nation. A total of 10,993 civilian casualties, including 3,804 deaths … Continued

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian forces crack down on Kashmiri leaders
24th Feb 2019

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian forces crack down on Kashmiri leaders

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir (AA): The Indian government has airlifted 100 companies of paramilitary soldiers to Jammu and Kashmir and launched a crackdown on Kashmiri leaders, media reports said on Saturday. A notice from the Home … Continued

Austria: Muslim association in Vienna provides food to homeless
18th Feb 2019

Austria: Muslim association in Vienna provides food to homeless

By Askin Kiyagan   VIENNA (AA): A Muslim association in the Austrian capital Vienna is distributing hot meals to homeless and needy people, the association told Anadolu Agency on Sunday. Deputy head of RAHMA Austria association Omer Batur said since … Continued

Palestine: Jewish settlers attack 25 Palestinian homes in West Bank
13th Feb 2019

Palestine: Jewish settlers attack 25 Palestinian homes in West Bank

By Zeynep Tufekci   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Jewish settlers attacked around 25 Palestinian homes Tuesday in the occupied West Bank city of Al-Khalil, also known as Hebron. Isa Amr, a Palestinian activist, told Anadolu Agency a group of settlers threw … Continued

Afghanistan bleeds with 1,700 casualties in January
4th Feb 2019

Afghanistan bleeds with 1,700 casualties in January

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Afghanistan saw a bloody start to the new year with over 1,700 war-related casualties in January alone. Figures compiled by Anadolu Agency suggest more than 900 people were killed and at least … Continued

Over 200 migrants drown in Mediterranean in January
2nd Feb 2019

Over 200 migrants drown in Mediterranean in January

By Busra Nur Bilgic   ANKARA (AA); Some 5,989 irregular migrants and refugees have reached Europe by sea while 208 of others perished in the first four weeks of the new year, the UN migration agency said on Friday. In … Continued

Yemen: 6,700 children killed, injured, 358,000 suffer severe malnutrition
31st Jan 2019

Yemen: 6,700 children killed, injured, 358,000 suffer severe malnutrition

By Mohammed al-Samei   ADEN, Yemen (AA): Thousands of children have been killed and injured in war-torn conflict since 2015, UN children’s fund (UNICEF) said on Wednesday. “Over 6,700 children [were] verified killed or injured since 2015,” UNICEF said on … Continued

UN asks India, Saudi Arabia not to deport Rohingya Muslims
26th Jan 2019

UN asks India, Saudi Arabia not to deport Rohingya Muslims

By Md. Kamruzzaman   DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA): A top UN official on Friday urged Saudi Arabia and India not to deport members of the persecuted Rohingya Muslim community to Bangladesh but instead to grant them refugee status. “I am dismayed … Continued

Palestine: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (10–16 Jan)
20th Jan 2019

Palestine: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (10–16 Jan)

Gaza, Palestine, (The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights): Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory [oPt] (10– 6 January 2019)   Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against the peaceful protestors in the Gaza Strip … Continued

US: Muslim American slave’s autobiography goes online
17th Jan 2019

US: Muslim American slave’s autobiography goes online

By Vakkas Dogantekin   (AA): The U.S. has made the “only known surviving slave narrative written in Arabic” in the country available on the internet. According to a statement by the Library of Congress on Tuesday, the Omar Ibn Said … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: 11 civilians wounded in Indian army gunfire
14th Jan 2019

Jammu & Kashmir: 11 civilians wounded in Indian army gunfire

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India, (AA): At least 11 civilians were wounded on Sunday when Indian armed forces opened fire on mourners and protesters gathered to offer funeral prayers for two slain militants in the south … Continued

Palestine: Gaza woman shot dead by Israeli troops near buffer zone
12th Jan 2019

Palestine: Gaza woman shot dead by Israeli troops near buffer zone

GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian woman was killed Friday evening by Israeli army gunfire while taking part in ongoing peaceful demonstrations near the Gaza-Israel buffer zone, according to Gaza’s Health Ministry. In a statement, ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra identified … Continued

Palestine: Jewish settler attacks on Palestinians triple in 2018
7th Jan 2019

Palestine: Jewish settler attacks on Palestinians triple in 2018

By Esat Firat   JERUSALEM (AA): Some 482 attacks were staged by Jewish settlers against Palestinians in occupied West Bank in 2018, Israeli newspaper Haaretz reported on Sunday. The daily said that settler attacks targeting Palestinians tripled last year compared … Continued

Weekly report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (27 Dec 2018 – 2 Jan 2019)
5th Jan 2019

Weekly report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (27 Dec 2018 – 2 Jan 2019)

Gaza, Palestine, (The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights): Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (27 December 2018 – 02 January 2019) Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)   A … Continued

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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