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Ex-Lebanon PM being ‘held’ by Saudi Arabia: Nasrallah
11th Nov 2017

Ex-Lebanon PM being ‘held’ by Saudi Arabia: Nasrallah

By Wassim Seifeddine   BEIRUT (AA): Saad Hariri, Lebanon’s recently resigned prime minister, is being held against his will by Saudi Arabia, which isn’t allowing him to return to Lebanon, Hezbollah [Hizbullah] Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah said Friday. Hariri’s abrupt resignation … Continued

Lebanese PM Hariri announces his resignation in Saudi Arabia
5th Nov 2017

Lebanese PM Hariri announces his resignation in Saudi Arabia

By Mahmoud Barakat   (AA): Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigned Saturday after accusing Hezbollah and Iran of destabilizing the region. The accusation came during a televised address from Saudi Arabia in which Hariri also said he feared an assassination … Continued

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

Lebanon: Survivors recall 1982 Sabra, Shatila massacre

By Rabea Damaj   BIRWA, Palestine (AA) – Although 35 years have passed since the horrific massacre in Beirut’s Sabra and Shatila refugee camp, those who survived cannot forget the ghastly scenes they witnessed there. Shortly after Israel invaded Lebanon … Continued

Lebanon: Hizbullah backs Syria peace deal
13th Feb 2017

Lebanon: Hizbullah backs Syria peace deal

By Furkan Guldemir   BEIRUT, Lebanon (AA): Secretary-General of Lebanon’s Shia Muslim Hizbullah movement Hassan Nasrallah said on Sunday that his group supported the cease-fire deal in Syria between the Damascus Government and opposition groups. “We support the agreement that … Continued

Saudi Arabia: President Aoun 1st visit as Lebanon president
10th Jan 2017

Saudi Arabia: President Aoun 1st visit as Lebanon president

By Ahmed al-Masri   BEIRUT (AA): Lebanese President Michel Aoun set out for Saudi capital Riyadh on Monday for his first official visit abroad since assuming office late last October, Lebanese media has reported. According to the Lebanese Foreign Ministry, … Continued

Tunisian parties, groups decry Hizbullah ‘terror’ listing
5th Mar 2016

Tunisian parties, groups decry Hizbullah ‘terror’ listing

By Ayman Jamali   TUNIS (AA) – Several Tunisian political parties and syndicates have condemned this week’s decision by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Council of Arab Interior Ministers to designate Lebanon’s Hezbollah movement a “terrorist” group. In a … Continued

Lebanon: Hizbullah targets Israeli army patrol in South Lebanon
5th Jan 2016

Lebanon: Hizbullah targets Israeli army patrol in South Lebanon

[Photo: People carry the coffin of Samir Kuntar, a Hizbullah military commander killed by an airstrike — for which the group has blamed Israel — in the Al-Homsi district outside Syrian capital Damascus, during a funeral ceremony held in the … Continued

Syria: Hizbullah commander killed in Damascus airstrike
21st Dec 2015

Syria: Hizbullah commander killed in Damascus airstrike

BEIRUT, Lebanon (AA): Samir Kuntar, a Hezbollah military commander, was killed on Sunday by an airstrike — for which the group has blamed Israel — in the Al-Homsi district outside Syrian capital Damascus. The airstrike reportedly targeted an apartment building … Continued

Lebanon: 43 people killed as twin blasts rock S Beirut
14th Nov 2015

Lebanon: 43 people killed as twin blasts rock S Beirut

 BEIRUT, (AA): Daesh claimed responsibility for the twin blasts that killed at least 43 people and injured 239 others in Beirut on Thursday evening. The explosions shook the Lebanese capital’s southern Burg al-Bragna neighborhood. The casualty toll was confirmed by … Continued

Lebanon: Politicians hold talks amid protests
10th Sep 2015

Lebanon: Politicians hold talks amid protests

BEIRUT, (AA): Lebanese politicians met in parliament on Wednesday to discuss a number of urgent issues, including the country’s ongoing sanitation crisis. As politicians drove to the assembly, demonstrators pelted their cars with eggs and tomatoes. Both the March 14 … Continued

Lebanon: Beirut sanitation crisis triggers protests, clashes
24th Aug 2015

Lebanon: Beirut sanitation crisis triggers protests, clashes

By Ahmed Badawy   BEIRUT, (AA):  Hundreds of Lebanese demonstrators on Saturday evening began an open-ended sit-in near government headquarters in downtown Beirut to protest perceived government corruption and an ongoing sanitation crisis. The demonstration led to clashes with security … 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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