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Afghanistan: 48 Shia Muslims dead in Kabul suicide attack on education center
16th Aug 2018

Afghanistan: 48 Shia Muslims dead in Kabul suicide attack on education center

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 48 young men and women were killed and more than 67 others injured when a suspected suicide bomber detonated his explosives at a private student coaching center in Afghan Shi’a … 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

UK: Change the record Boris! The normalization of Islamophobia
14th Aug 2018

UK: Change the record Boris! The normalization of Islamophobia

By Dr. Katy Sian London, (The Muslim News): Boris Johnson’s Islamophobic remarks about Muslim women and the veil are somewhat unsurprising given that the Tories have been responsible for pushing an anti-Muslim agenda for years. From David Cameron declaring that Muslim … Continued

UN: Thousands of Daesh terrorist fighters remain in Syria, Iraq
14th Aug 2018

UN: Thousands of Daesh terrorist fighters remain in Syria, Iraq

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): Despite their defeat, an estimated 20,000-30,000 Daesh terrorist fighters are still in Syria and Iraq, according to a UN report published Monday. The report on Daesh and Al-Qa’ida, which was presented to the Security … Continued

Syria: Arms depot explosion kills 39, injures scores in Idlib
13th Aug 2018

Syria: Arms depot explosion kills 39, injures scores in Idlib

By Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA): At least 39 people, including 12 children, were killed when an arms depot exploded in a residential building, in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province on Sunday, according to the White Helmets civil defense agency. … Continued

Belgium: Girl denied internship due to headscarf
12th Aug 2018

Belgium: Girl denied internship due to headscarf

By Serife Cetin   BRUSSELS (AA): Betul Baslik, a Turkish-origin social services and pedagogy graduate, has been denied an internship by a Belgian retirement home due to her headscarf. Born and raised in Belgium, Baslik told Anadolu Agency that she … 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

Palestine: Israeli airstrikes kill 2 Palestinians, pregnant woman& 18 her month toddler
9th Aug 2018

Palestine: Israeli airstrikes kill 2 Palestinians, pregnant woman& 18 her month toddler

By Mustafa Deveci   JERUSALEM (AA): At least two Palestinians have been killed in Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, Gaza’s Health Ministry said Thursday. They include a pregnant woman and her 18-month-old child, according to ministry spokesperson Ashraf al-Qidra. … Continued

Philippines:  Peace process milestone as Govt signs Bagsamoro Organic Law
8th Aug 2018

Philippines:  Peace process milestone as Govt signs Bagsamoro Organic Law

By Maecy Alviar   ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines (AA)  In a significant milestone in the peace process between the Philippine government and the “Bangsamoro” — a collective term for Filipino Muslims — President Rodrigo Duterte oversaw Monday the ceremonial signing of the Bangsamoro … Continued

Afghanistan: Death toll from Shia Muslim mosque bombing climbs to 39
5th Aug 2018

Afghanistan: Death toll from Shia Muslim mosque bombing climbs to 39

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA & The Muslim News): The death toll from Friday’s twin suicide-bombing in a Shia Muslim mosque of Gardez city, Paktia Province rose to 39 on Saturday. 81 worshippers during Friday Prayers in … Continued

Pakistan: 12 schools burnt down in Pakistan’s north
4th Aug 2018

Pakistan: 12 schools burnt down in Pakistan’s north

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): At least 12 government schools were burned down by suspected militants in Pakistan’s northern Gilgit-Baltistan region on early Friday, police said. “Suspected militants have burnt down the furniture, books and damaged the school … Continued

Yemen: 56 civilians killed, 90 injured by Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in Hodeidah
3rd Aug 2018

Yemen: 56 civilians killed, 90 injured by Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in Hodeidah

(The Muslim News): At least 56 civilians have been killed and 90 injured  in the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah in air bombings carried out by Saudi and UAE-led coalition Thursday according local media. Many casualties include children and young … Continued

Denmark: Thousands march against veil ban
2nd Aug 2018

Denmark: Thousands march against veil ban

By Davut Colak   COPENHAGEN (AA): Thousands of people marched against a controversial ban in Denmark on the wearing of face veils in public that came into force Wednesday. Demonstrations were held in the capital city of Copenhagen and second … Continued

Afghanistan: 26 killed in attacks across the country
1st Aug 2018

Afghanistan: 26 killed in attacks across the country

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Dozens of people were killed in two separate attacks across Afghanistan on Tuesday. At least 11 civilians, including women and children, were killed and 31 wounded in a roadside blast in western … Continued

Indonesia: 6.4 magnitude quake kills 14, injures 162
30th Jul 2018

Indonesia: 6.4 magnitude quake kills 14, injures 162

By Satuk Bugra Kutlugun   (AA): The death toll from 6.4-magnitude earthquake, which struck the popular tourist island of Lombok in eastern Indonesia on early Sunday, has reached to 14, local media reported. Indonesian authorities at West Nusa Tenggara said … Continued

Mali: At least 18 killed in clashes ahead of polls
29th Jul 2018

Mali: At least 18 killed in clashes ahead of polls

By Alaattin Dogru and Abdoulaye İbrahim Bachir   DAKAR (AA): At least 18 people have been killed in clashes in Mali’s central Mopti region, local media said Friday. According to one report, 18 Fulani men were killed when fighting broke … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces & settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque, injuring worshipers
28th Jul 2018

Palestine: Israeli forces & settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque, injuring worshipers

JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli police sent reinforcements to East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque complex Friday amid ongoing clashes with Muslim worshipers, according to eyewitnesses. Forty Palestinian worshippers were injured. Israeli forces closed off gates of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East … Continued

Palestine: 152 Palestinians killed by Israel in Gaza protests
27th Jul 2018

Palestine: 152 Palestinians killed by Israel in Gaza protests

By Safiye Karabacak   GAZA (AA): A total of 152 people have been killed by Israeli forces during the ongoing protests in Gaza, the Palestinian Health Ministry said Thursday. Health Ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra said in a statement that 18 … Continued

Germany: Footballer Mesut Ozil sparks racism debate in Germany
24th Jul 2018

Germany: Footballer Mesut Ozil sparks racism debate in Germany

By Ayhan Simsek   BERLIN (AA): Footballer Mesut Ozil’s decision to quit Germany’s national team has sparked a divisive debate in the country on racism and discrimination. “It is an alarm signal when a great German footballer like Mesut Ozil … Continued

Nigeria: 8 killed, 8 injured in mosque suicide bomb attack
24th Jul 2018

Nigeria: 8 killed, 8 injured in mosque suicide bomb attack

By Olarewaju Kola and Rafiu Ajakaye   ANKARA / MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AA): At least eight worshipers were killed and eight others injured on Monday in a suspected suicide bombing at a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, officials and eyewitnesses said. The … 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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