Palestinian women suffer torture, abuses in Israeli jails
9th Oct 2018

Palestinian women suffer torture, abuses in Israeli jails

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) Taken away from their children, dozens of Palestinian women are suffering abuse in Israeli prisons, according to Palestinian activists. In a recent report, Addameer Prisoner Support and Human Rights Association said Israeli authorities are holding 51 women, … Continued

Palestine: 3 Palestinians killed, inc a minor, 376 injured by Israeli forces
6th Oct 2018

Palestine: 3 Palestinians killed, inc a minor, 376 injured by Israeli forces

By Mohamed Majid and Said Ibicioglu   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): At least three Palestinians were killed Friday by Israeli army gunfire — and another 376 injured — amid ongoing demonstrations along the Gaza-Israel buffer zone. In a statement, Ashraf … Continued

UK: UKIP unveils Islamophobic manifesto
22nd Sep 2018

UK: UKIP unveils Islamophobic manifesto

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): UK’s populist UK Independence Party (UKIP) has taken a big leap into becoming a racist far-right movement with an interim manifesto full of Islamophobic actions in the future. The so-called “interim manifesto”, which … Continued

European rights court slams Belgium on headscarf issue
19th Sep 2018

European rights court slams Belgium on headscarf issue

By Hajer M’tiri   PARIS (AA): The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday convicted Belgian authorities for violating the EU Convention on Human Rights by excluding a Muslim woman from a courtroom for refusing to remove her headscarf. In … Continued

US: Kansas prison harassing Muslim woman, denied medication
13th Sep 2018

US: Kansas prison harassing Muslim woman, denied medication

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): A Muslim woman has been facing religious discrimination and harassment by authorities at a privately run prison in Kansas, a civil rights group said Wednesday. Washington D.C.- based Muslim Advocates said Valeriece Ealom has … Continued

Weekly Report on Israeli human rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (30 August–5 September)
7th Sep 2018

Weekly Report on Israeli human rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (30 August–5 September)

Gaza, Palestine, (The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights): Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (30 August – 05 September 2018)   Israeli forces continued to use force against Palestinian peaceful protestors in the Gaza … Continued

Between 1000 to 9,600 Iraqi, Syrian civilians killed by US-led coalition
31st Aug 2018

Between 1000 to 9,600 Iraqi, Syrian civilians killed by US-led coalition

By Muayyad al-Tarfi BAGHDAD (AA): A U.S.-led military coalition admitted Thursday that more than 1,000 civilians in Iraq and Syria had been killed by coalition airstrikes since the alliance was established four years ago to fight the Daesh terrorist group. … Continued

Palestine:  Israeli army kills 2 Palestinians, injures 270 in Gaza
18th Aug 2018

Palestine: Israeli army kills 2 Palestinians, injures 270 in Gaza

By Mohamed Majed   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): At least two Palestinians were killed and 270 others injured on Friday by Israeli army gunfire near the security fence between the eastern Gaza Strip and Israel, according to a Gaza Health … Continued

Palestinian children report abuses in Israeli custody
15th Aug 2018

Palestinian children report abuses in Israeli custody

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Marwan, a 13-year-old Palestinian boy, has been suffering the effects of trauma since being assaulted and arrested by Israeli army troops. “It was almost four months ago when the Israeli army raided our home in the middle … Continued

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition kills 50 civilians, majority children in air attack
10th Aug 2018

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition kills 50 civilians, majority children in air attack

Saudi-led coalition air strikes on Thursday killed 50 people, including children traveling on a bus through a market, in Saada [Sa’dah] province, Yemen, according to Health official and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The coalition denied targeting … Continued

India:  4m people, mainly Muslims to be made stateless
31st Jul 2018

India: 4m people, mainly Muslims to be made stateless

By Ahmad Adil & Abdul Adil   NEW DELHI (AA & The Muslim News):  Indian government issued a list excluding more than 4 million people, mainly Muslims, in the northeastern state of Assam – a move that could render them … Continued

Libya: 8 migrants suffocate inside shipping container, 90 more in critical condn
17th Jul 2018

Libya: 8 migrants suffocate inside shipping container, 90 more in critical condn

By Walid Abdullah   TRIPOLI, Libya (AA): Eight migrants, including six children, suffocated inside a shipping container in northwestern Libya on Monday, according to Libyan authorities. Another 90 migrants found inside the containers were in critical condition and were rushed … Continued

Palestine: Israel army killed 25 Palestinian children in 2018
3rd Jul 2018

Palestine: Israel army killed 25 Palestinian children in 2018

By Qais Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): The Israeli army has killed 25 Palestinian children in the occupied West Bank and the blockaded Gaza Strip since the beginning of 2018, a rights NGO said Monday. In a press release, … Continued

Weekly Report: Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (13–20 June)
22nd Jun 2018

Weekly Report: Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (13–20 June)

Gaza, (The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights): Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (13– 20 June 2018):   Israeli forces continued to use force against Palestinian peaceful protestors. A Palestinian civilian was killed, and … Continued

Bangladesh: Rohingya Muslim girls fear sexual abuse in camps
21st Jun 2018

Bangladesh: Rohingya Muslim girls fear sexual abuse in camps

By Dildar Baykan   (AA): Rohingya Muslim girls remain confined to their tents in Bangladesh as they fear abduction and sexual abuse if they venture outside, said a report released on Wednesday. “Adolescent Girls in crisis: Voices of the Rohingya” … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: Kashmiri protester killed, 16 injured by Indian troops after Eid prayers
17th Jun 2018

Jammu & Kashmir: Kashmiri protester killed, 16 injured by Indian troops after Eid prayers

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir (AA): A protester was killed and 16 others injured by Indian armed forces following Eid prayers in southern Kashmir on Saturday, local media reported. On Friday evening, Waqas Ahmad was killed and … Continued

UN rights chief calls for probe into held Kashmir abuses
15th Jun 2018

UN rights chief calls for probe into held Kashmir abuses

By Fatih Erel   GENEVA (AA):- The UN human rights chief on Thursday called for forming an international inquiry committee to probe the ongoing human rights violations and abuses in Kashmir. Kashmir, a Muslim-majority Himalayan region, is held by India … Continued

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (31 May – 06 June)
10th Jun 2018

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (31 May – 06 June)

  Gaza, Palestine, (The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights): Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (31 May – 06 June) Israeli forces continued to use force against Palestinian peaceful protestors. Two Palestinian civilians, including a … Continued

Syria: Human Rights report slams hundreds of civilians killed in US-led raid on Raqqah
6th Jun 2018

Syria: Human Rights report slams hundreds of civilians killed in US-led raid on Raqqah

By Sadik Kedir   (AA): The U.S., France, and Britain should admit to the hundreds of civilians they killed in their raid last year in Raqqah, Syria, calling it a “war of annihilation,” Amnesty International argued on Tuesday. “From amid … Continued

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (3 – 9 May)
11th May 2018

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (3 – 9 May)

Gaza, The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights:   Israeli forces continued to use lethal force against Palestinian peaceful civilians in the Gaza Strip. A Palestinian civilian succumbed to wounds he sustained in the March of Return and Breaking Siege demonstrations. 3 … 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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