US: Trump vows accelerated anti-Daesh support, says Abadi
21st Mar 2017

US: Trump vows accelerated anti-Daesh support, says Abadi

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON (AA) – The administration of President Donald Trump has a greater desire to be more engaged in the fight against terrorism than its predecessor, Iraq’s prime minister said Monday. “I think they’re prepared to do more … Continued

France: 8 injured in France school shooting
17th Mar 2017

France: 8 injured in France school shooting

By Hajer M’tiri   PARIS (AA): A French prosecutor has ruled out any terror motive in Thursday’s high-school shooting in the south of the country. At least eight people were injured when a gunman opened fire at the Alexis de … Continued

Canadian school receives bomb threat against Muslims
2nd Mar 2017

Canadian school receives bomb threat against Muslims

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Ont. (AA):  A Canadian university was evacuated Wednesday after separate media outlets received the same letter that threatened to detonate bombs targeting Muslim students. Montreal police said they found nothing suspicious during their search and … Continued

Iraqi army takes major district from Daesh in W Mosul
27th Feb 2017

Iraqi army takes major district from Daesh in W Mosul

By Amir al-Saadi   BAGHDAD (AA): The Iraqi army on Sunday captured a major district in western Mosul amid an ongoing offensive to drive Daesh terrorist group from the northern city, according to a military commander. “The anti-terrorism forces have … Continued

Germany: Islam is not source of terrorism, says Merkel
19th Feb 2017

Germany: Islam is not source of terrorism, says Merkel

By Ayhan Simsek   MUNICH, Germany (AA): Islam is not the source of terrorism, and Islamic scholars and Muslim countries should speak up against fundamentalists to make this clear to the world, Chancellor Angela Merkel has said. In her address … Continued

Iraq: 3 killed, 8 injured in Baghdad car-bombing
15th Feb 2017

Iraq: 3 killed, 8 injured in Baghdad car-bombing

By Amer al-Hassani   BAGHDAD (AA):  At least three people were killed on Tuesday when a car-bomb shook southern Baghdad, according to a local police source. The bomb, which also left eight people injured, went off in an industrial part … Continued

Pakistan: 17 killed, 90 injured in separate blasts
14th Feb 2017

Pakistan: 17 killed, 90 injured in separate blasts

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least 17 people were killed, including eight police personnel, and over 90 injured in two separate blasts in northwest and southwest Pakistan on Monday, officials and local media reported. In the first … Continued

Saudi Arabia: Former Pakistani army chief to lead Islamic military
7th Jan 2017

Saudi Arabia: Former Pakistani army chief to lead Islamic military

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA) – Pakistan’s former army chief, General Raheel Sharif has been appointed as commander of the 34-nation Islamic military alliance against terrorism at its headquarters in Saudi capital Riyadh, Pakistan’s defense minister Khawaja Asif … Continued

Iraq: 4 police killed in suicide bombing in Samarra
3rd Jan 2017

Iraq: 4 police killed in suicide bombing in Samarra

By Ali Cevad-Muhammed Abdulaziz   SAMARRA, (AA): At least four police officers were killed here in a suicide attack in Samarra, a military source told Anadolu Agency on Tuesday. A pair of bombers wearing vests raided a police station and … Continued

Iraq: Twin bombing kills 24 in Baghdad
31st Dec 2016

Iraq: Twin bombing kills 24 in Baghdad

By Ibrahim Salih   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 24 people were killed and dozens injured in a twin bombing claimed by Daesh terrorist group in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Saturday, according to security and health officials. Two bombers detonated … Continued

Germany: Berlin market attacker killed in Italy
24th Dec 2016

Germany: Berlin market attacker killed in Italy

BERLIN (AA): The prime suspect of a deadly attack on a Christmas market in Berlin was shot dead by police in Italy on Friday, officials confirmed. Germany’s chief federal prosecutor told reporters that fingerprints sent by German officials to their … Continued

Afghanistan: 5 female airport staff killed in Kandahar
18th Dec 2016

Afghanistan: 5 female airport staff killed in Kandahar

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, (AA): Gunmen killed five women who worked at the Kandahar International Airport in southern Afghanistan while they were en route to their workplace early Saturday morning, Afghan media quoting local officials said. The women … Continued

Turkey: 14 soldiers killed in central Turkey terror attack
18th Dec 2016

Turkey: 14 soldiers killed in central Turkey terror attack

By Ferdi Turkten, Ilhan Toprak, Tuba Karahan and Tevfik Isik   KAYSERI, (AA): A suicide car bomb attack on Saturday killed 14 soldiers and wounded 55 others in the central Turkish province of Kayseri, according to local sources. Interior Minister … Continued

UK: Man shouts ‘I want to kill a Muslim’ in London assault
13th Dec 2016

UK: Man shouts ‘I want to kill a Muslim’ in London assault

LONDON (AA): A man was shouting “I want to kill Muslims” as he stabbed another man at a London railway station, reported local media citing various witnesses. The suspected aggressor was arrested at Forest Hill railway station in south-east London … Continued

Egypt: Bomb blast near main cathedral in Cairo kills 25
12th Dec 2016

Egypt: Bomb blast near main cathedral in Cairo kills 25

By Hussein Qabani   CAIRO (AA): At least 25 people were killed in a bomb explosion near the main Coptic cathedral in the Egyptian capital Cairo on Sunday, according to the Health Ministry. A bomb exploded inside St. Peter’s church, … Continued

Iraq: 3 killed, 8 injured in Baghdad bomb attack
29th Nov 2016

Iraq: 3 killed, 8 injured in Baghdad bomb attack

By Ibrahim Salih   BAGHDAD (AA): At least three people were killed and eight others injured in a bomb attack in Baghdad on Monday. The attack was carried out by a bomb-laden car in northern Baghdad, Iraqi Lt. Hatim al-Jabouri … Continued

Somalia: Car bomb in Mogadishu kills 10
26th Nov 2016

Somalia: Car bomb in Mogadishu kills 10

By Mohammed Dhaysane   MOGADISHU, (AA): At least 10 people were killed more than eight others wounded when a car bomb targeted a busy market in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday. Abdi Fatah Hallane, a spokesman for the Banadir … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bomb attack kills 90 pilgrims near Hilla
24th Nov 2016

Iraq: Suicide bomb attack kills 90 pilgrims near Hilla

By Ibrahim Saleh   BABEL, (AA): A suicide bomb attack killed at least 90 people Thursday evening at a gas station near the Iraqi city of Hilla, the center of the Babil province located 100 kilometers south of the capital … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 30 at Shia Muslim mosque in Kabul
22nd Nov 2016

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 30 at Shia Muslim mosque in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, (AA): A suicide attack inside a Shia mosque here killed at least 30 people Monday. Col. Fareedon Obaidi, head of investigations for Kabul Police, told Anadolu Agency a lone suicide bomber detonated explosives inside … Continued

Iraq: 6 killed, 20 injured in multiple attacks across Baghdad
21st Nov 2016

Iraq: 6 killed, 20 injured in multiple attacks across Baghdad

Internally relocated people, who fled their homes due to the clashes, wait to be placed to refugee camps, at Omerkapci village of Bashiqa town in Mosul, Iraq on November 20, 2016 as the operation to liberate Iraq’s Mosul from Daesh … 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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