Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (16–22 May)
24th May 2019

Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory (16–22 May)

Gaza, Palestine, (Palestinian Center for Human Rights [pchrgaza.org]): Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (16– 22 May 2019) Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt)   Eight Palestinian civilians, including … Continued

Philippines: Muslims accept transition plan for autonomous region of Bangsomoro
23rd May 2019

Philippines: Muslims accept transition plan for autonomous region of Bangsomoro

By Riyaz ul Khaliq   ANKARA (AA): The provisional government in the newly-autonomous southern region of Bangsamoro in the Philippines has accepted a proposal for a transition to a permanent government. Al-Hajj Murad Ebrahim, Interim Chief Minister of the Bangsamoro … Continued

UK: Mosque in Scotland vandalized with racist graffiti
22nd May 2019

UK: Mosque in Scotland vandalized with racist graffiti

By Muhammad Mussa   LONDON (AA): Police in Scotland are investigating an Islamophobic hate crime after racist and anti-Muslim comments were found spray-painted on the walls of a mosque Monday night. In a similar incident Tuesday in Essex, England, police are … Continued

Afghanistan: Airstrikes kill 5 civilians in Helmand
21st May 2019

Afghanistan: Airstrikes kill 5 civilians in Helmand

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Airstrikes killed five civilians in Afghanistan’s restive Helmand province, officials and local media confirmed Monday. Residents of Taliban-held parts of the province staged demonstrations outside a public hospital in provincial capital Lashkargah … Continued

UN demands India provide answers on civilian killings in Kashmir
21st May 2019

UN demands India provide answers on civilian killings in Kashmir

By Ahmad Adil CHANDIGARH, India (AA): Three UN rapporteurs have written a letter to India seeking details of steps taken to provide justice in 76 cases of torture and arbitrary killings in Jammu and Kashmir since 1990. The letter was … Continued

US: Trump threatens to annihilate Iran
20th May 2019

US: Trump threatens to annihilate Iran

By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA) – President Donald Trump on Sunday told Iran not to threaten the United States, saying it will be Tehran’s “official end”. “If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran. … Continued

Palestine: Jewish settlers torch West Bank farmland
18th May 2019

Palestine: Jewish settlers torch West Bank farmland

By Qais Abu Samra   NABLUS, Palestine (AA): Jewish settlers on Friday set fire to several acres of Palestinian farmland in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, according to a Palestinian official. Elsewhere, several Israeli settlers hurled stones, on Friday evening, at … Continued

Threats of trade war between Malaysia and EU on palm oil
17th May 2019

Threats of trade war between Malaysia and EU on palm oil

Ahmed J Versi   London, UK, (The Muslim News): Malaysian Primary Industries Minister, Teresa Kok, is leading a mission to London, Brussels, Berlin and Rome to prevent new European Union (EU) regulations on banning the use of palm olive in … Continued

Yemen: Saudi-led airstrikes kill 8, injure 50
17th May 2019

Yemen: Saudi-led airstrikes kill 8, injure 50

  By Hacer Baser   SANA’A (AA): The Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces on Thursday carried out airstrikes, killing eight people, including 4 children and injuring 50 others when missiles struck a home near Rabat Street in Yemen’s capital Sana’a. In … Continued

French Senate votes to ban headscarf on school trips
17th May 2019

French Senate votes to ban headscarf on school trips

By Yusuf Ozcan   PARIS (AA): France’s upper house of the parliament on Thursday adopted a bill that prohibits mothers from wearing headscarf while accompanying the students on school trips. The bill was presented in the country’s senate by 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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