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UN says Myanmar uses sexual violence as weapon of war
24th Aug 2019

UN says Myanmar uses sexual violence as weapon of war

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA): A UN fact-finding mission on Myanmar said Thursday that the military’s use of rape and other forms of sexual violence is so routine it “reflects a widespread culture of tolerance towards humiliation.” The mission … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: Blockade in Kashmir a ‘collective punishment’, says UN
23rd Aug 2019

Jammu & Kashmir: Blockade in Kashmir a ‘collective punishment’, says UN

By Fatih Hafiz Mehmet   (AA): The UN on Thursday described communication blockade in Indian administered Kashmir a form of a “collective punishment” and urged Indian authorities to restore telephone and internet links. In a joint statement issued in Geneva, … Continued

Bangladesh: Fearful, Rohingya Muslim refugees reject repatriation
23rd Aug 2019

Bangladesh: Fearful, Rohingya Muslim refugees reject repatriation

By SM Najmus Sakib DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA): The planned repatriation of some 3,500 Rohingya Muslims from Bangladesh to Myanmar on Thursday did not happen, said officials, as the members of the persecuted group were unwilling to return due to safety … Continued

Palestine: Fires still engulfing Al-Aqsa Mosque
22nd Aug 2019

Palestine: Fires still engulfing Al-Aqsa Mosque

By Abdel Raouf Arnaout   JERUSALEM (AA): Although 50 years have passed since extremist Australian tourist Denis Michael Rohan set fire to East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque, Palestinians say the flames are still engulfing the flashpoint site. The 1969 fire 50 … Continued

US Muslims fundraise $125,000 for detained migrants
21st Aug 2019

US Muslims fundraise $125,000 for detained migrants

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): An American-Muslim non-profit initiative has raised more than $125,000 to bail out detained migrants in immigration detention centers, its fundraising site said Tuesday. The Muslims for Migrants campaign launched Aug. 7 by CelebrateMercy has … Continued

Yemen: UAE-backed separatists withdraw from Aden
20th Aug 2019

Yemen: UAE-backed separatists withdraw from Aden

By Mohamed al-Rayes   SANA’A, Yemen (AA): UAE-backed separatist forces have started to withdraw from government facilities in Yemen’s interim capital Aden, the Saudi-led Arab coalition said on Monday. “The withdrawal of the forces of the [Southern] Transitional Council actually … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence
19th Aug 2019

Palestine: Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians near Gaza fence

By Saeed Amouri   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Three Palestinians were killed by Israeli army fire near Gaza Strip’s security fence, the Palestinian Health Ministry said on Sunday. Israeli army said its forces had fired toward armed suspects near the … Continued

Afghanistan: 63 killed in suicide bombing at Shia Muslim wedding party
18th Aug 2019

Afghanistan: 63 killed in suicide bombing at Shia Muslim wedding party

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Authorities in Afghanistan on Sunday confirmed over 63 Shia Muslims were killed and nearly 200 injured in late last night’s suicide attack at a wedding party in the capital Kabul. Interior Ministry … 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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