Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12 civilians in Mosul
4th Dec 2016

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12 civilians in Mosul

By Mohamed Walid   NINEVEH,  (AA): Twelve civilians were killed and dozens injured in a suicide bombing Saturday in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul, an army officer said. Major Abdul-Basit al-Jazaeri of the anti-terrorism forces said Daesh militants had detonated … Continued

Nigeria: Court orders release of Nigerian Shia Muslim head, wife
3rd Dec 2016

Nigeria: Court orders release of Nigerian Shia Muslim head, wife

By Rafiu Ajakaye   LAGOS, (AA): A court on Friday ordered the release of Nigeria’s top Shia leader and his wife, saying that government holding them in a protective custody for nearly a year is contrary to the nation’s laws. … Continued

US: 3 men try to remove Muslim teen’s hijab in NYC metro
3rd Dec 2016

US: 3 men try to remove Muslim teen’s hijab in NYC metro

NEW YORK (AA): The city’s police is investigating a bias crime after three men attempted to remove the headscarf of a Muslim teen at a subway station, authorities told Anadolu Agency on Friday. The incident occurred at approximately 10 p.m. … Continued

Iraq: 15 children killed by Daesh snipers in Mosul
2nd Dec 2016

Iraq: 15 children killed by Daesh snipers in Mosul

By Ibrahim Salih and Ali Jawad   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 15 children have been killed by Daesh snipers over the past two days in the northern city of Mosul, according to an Iraqi army officer. “Daesh snipers are targeting … Continued

Thailand: Soldier killed, 3 injured in bomb attack in south
1st Dec 2016

Thailand: Soldier killed, 3 injured in bomb attack in south

By Max Constant   BANGKOK (AA): One soldier was killed and three others were injured Wednesday in an early morning explosion in Thailand’s Muslim majority south. The incident was the latest in a series of violent attacks in the insurgency-plagued … Continued

Syria claims Israel airstrikes hit Damascus area
1st Dec 2016

Syria claims Israel airstrikes hit Damascus area

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli jets struck sites near the Syrian capital Damascus early Wednesday, local media reported. The Israeli military refused to comment but the Syrian state-run Syrian Arab News Agency quoted an unidentified Syrian military source … Continued

Syria: 45 killed as Syrian forces shell Aleppo, claim rebels
30th Nov 2016

Syria: 45 killed as Syrian forces shell Aleppo, claim rebels

By Halit Suleyman   At least 45 civilians were killed Wednesday when Syrian forces shelled a group of displaced people in Syria’s northern city of Aleppo, a pro-opposition rebel civil defense official said. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Ibrahim Abu Laith … Continued

Palestine: Gazans mark international Solidarity Day with Palestine
30th Nov 2016

Palestine: Gazans mark international Solidarity Day with Palestine

By Nour Abu Aisha   GAZA CITY, (AA): Palestinian factions organized a rally on Tuesday outside the office of the UN’s cultural and educational agency (UNESCO) in the Gaza Strip to mark the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian … Continued

Iraqi forces fight street to street in Daesh-held Mosul
30th Nov 2016

Iraqi forces fight street to street in Daesh-held Mosul

By Mohamed Waleed, Ibrahim Saleh and Serhat Shakir   BAGHDAD (AA): Iraqi army forces have penetrated Daesh’s defenses in two districts of Mosul and are now engaged in heavy street-fighting with the terrorist group, an Iraqi military commander said Tuesday. … Continued

Iraq: US-led raid kills 14 civilians, 10 terrorists in Mosul
29th Nov 2016

Iraq: US-led raid kills 14 civilians, 10 terrorists in Mosul

By Ibrahim Salih and Mohamed Walid   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 14 Iraqi civilians and 10 Daesh terrorists were killed in an airstrike by U.S.-led coalition warplanes in the northern city of Mosul on Monday, according to a local police … Continued

29th Nov 2016

US: Mosques receive hate letters in California, Georgia

NEW YORK (AA): Three mosques in California and one in Georgia received hate letters that threaten genocide against Muslims and tell them to leave the U.S., the Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said. The letters signed as “Americans for a … 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

Kuwait: Opposition wins big in parliamentary election
28th Nov 2016

Kuwait: Opposition wins big in parliamentary election

By Mohamed Abdel-Ghaffar and Ahmed al-Masri   KUWAIT CITY (AA): Opposition groups have made a comeback in the Kuwaiti parliament, winning almost half of seats in Saturday’s parliamentary election. According to official results Sunday, the opposition and their allies won … Continued

Iraq: Dozens of Daesh terrorists killed in Mosul operation
28th Nov 2016

Iraq: Dozens of Daesh terrorists killed in Mosul operation

By Ibrahim Saleh   MOSUL, (AA): Thirty-seven Daesh terrorists were killed in operations as part of Iraqi military efforts to retake Mosul city from the terrorist group, the defense ministry announced Sunday. According to a statement issued by the ministry’s … Continued

Sweden: Swastikas & anti Muslim graffiti daubed on mosque
27th Nov 2016

Sweden: Swastikas & anti Muslim graffiti daubed on mosque

By Elin Joensson   STOCKHOLM, (AA): Police in Stockholm are investigating a Saturday attack on a mosque in which neo-Nazi and anti-Muslim slogans were daubed near the place of worship. Swastikas and the text “kill Muslims” had been scribbled near … 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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