Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10
4th Nov 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people were killed when Taliban terrorists attacked a security convoy in northern Afghanistan, an official confirmed on Sunday. The ambush took place in Nusai district of the remote northern … Continued

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria
3rd Nov 2019

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria

By Sena Guler   (AA): 13 civilians were killed and some 20 others injured in bomb laden bomb attack which targeted a marketplace in the district center of  border town Tal Abyad, Northern Syria, which is being occupied by Turkey. Turkey-backed … Continued

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid
28th Oct 2019

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON (AA) – Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the man who led the Daesh terror organization as it swept up large swaths of Iraq and Syria, has been killed in a U.S. night time raid in northwestern Syria, President … Continued

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque
19th Oct 2019

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA)  The death toll from twin blasts that targeted a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Friday rose to 62, officials confirmed. The horrendous bombings rocked Haska Maina district of the eastern Nangarhar province. … Continued

Burkina Faso: 16 killed in mosque attack
13th Oct 2019

Burkina Faso: 16 killed in mosque attack

By Alaattin Dogru   DAKAR, Senegal (AA): Death toll from a mosque attack in Burkina Faso rose to 16, local media reported on Saturday. On Friday evening, an armed group stormed the Great Salmossi Mosque in Markoye as Muslims were … Continued

Burkina Faso: At least 23 killed in terrorist attack
7th Oct 2019

Burkina Faso: At least 23 killed in terrorist attack

By James Tasamba   OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AA): At least 23 people were killed in an attack at a gold mining site in northern Burkina Faso in a latest violence by the terrorists linked to Al-Qaeda, security source said late … Continued

Somalia: Al-Shabaab attack kills at least 5 troops
23rd Sep 2019

Somalia: Al-Shabaab attack kills at least 5 troops

By Magdalene Mukami   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): The Somali National Army (SNA) on Sunday morning repulsed an al-Shabaab attack in El-Salini area in Lower Shabelle region, killing 13 militants. Speaking to the media, Somali military official Mohamed Abdi denied claims … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide truck bombing kills 20
19th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide truck bombing kills 20

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): An early morning suicide truck bombing by Taliban killed at least 20 people in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, an official confirmed. The massive bombing hitting the main public hospital in Qalat, capital … Continued

Afghanistan: Explosion targets Afghan president’s rally, 24 killed
18th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Explosion targets Afghan president’s rally, 24 killed

By Riyaz ul Khaliq   (AA): At least 24 people were killed in Afghanistan in a Taliban-claimed bomb attack on a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, local media reported. “An explosion occurred midday as President Ghani began … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide bombing kills 4 soldiers in Kabul
13th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide bombing kills 4 soldiers in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A Taliban-claimed suicide car bombing killed at least four soldiers and injuring three in the Afghan capital Kabul near the headquarters of the army’s commando forces, an official statement said Thursday. A minibus … Continued

Burkina Faso: 29 killed, 10 injured in three attacks
9th Sep 2019

Burkina Faso: 29 killed, 10 injured in three attacks

By Alaattin Dogru   DAKAR, Senegal (AA): At least 29 people were killed and 10 wounded in triple terrorist attacks in Burkina Faso, the government said Sunday. Government Spokesman and Communications Minister Remis Fulgance Dandjinou said in a written statement … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban bombing rocks diplomatic enclave in Kabul kills 12
6th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban bombing rocks diplomatic enclave in Kabul kills 12

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A massive suicide car bombing by Taliban rocked Afghan capital Kabul’s diplomatic enclave on Thursday, an official said. The Health Ministry has confirmed 12 people were killed, 10 civilians and one US … Continued

Afghanistan: Truck bombing by Taliban kills 16 civilians in Kabul
3rd Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Truck bombing by Taliban kills 16 civilians in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The Taliban claimed responsibility for a truck bomb that killed 16 people here in the Afghan capital, an official confirmed Tuesday as US signs a peace deal with the Taliban. Interior ministry spokesman … 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

Pakistan: Blast at mosque after Friday prayers killed kills 4 in Quetta
17th Aug 2019

Pakistan: Blast at mosque after Friday prayers killed kills 4 in Quetta

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): An explosion at a mosque in southwest Pakistan killed at least four people and injured 20 others, police and local media reported. Latest in a series of similar attacks, the explosion took place … Continued

Afghanistan: Roadside IED blast kills 34 bus passengers
31st Jul 2019

Afghanistan: Roadside IED blast kills 34 bus passengers

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A major roadside landmine blast in Farah, western Afghanistan, bordering Iran, killed at least 34 people on Wednesday morning, an official confirmed. A passenger bus coming from the neighboring Herat province hit … Continued

Nigeria: Boko Haram kills 60 mourners in northeast Nigeria
29th Jul 2019

Nigeria: Boko Haram kills 60 mourners in northeast Nigeria

By Olarewaju Kola   MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AA): At least 60 village mourners were killed by the Boko Haram terror group in northeast Nigeria during a burial rites. A local official confirmed late on Sunday that motorbike-riding alleged members of the … Continued

Somalia: Suicide attack by Al-Shabaab kills 6 in Mogadishu
25th Jul 2019

Somalia: Suicide attack by Al-Shabaab kills 6 in Mogadishu

By Mohammed Dhaysane   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): A female suicide bomber detonated herself in the office of the Mogadishu’s mayor, killing six officials and badly wounding Mayor Abdirahman Omar Osman, local media reported on Wednesday. “Sabah Abdullahi Mohamed, the commissioner … Continued

Afghanistan: Car bombing kills 4 people in SE Afghanistan
22nd Jul 2019

Afghanistan: Car bombing kills 4 people in SE Afghanistan

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A massive car bombing in the southeast of Afghanistan targeting a local security officer killed at least four people, an official and local media confirmed on Sunday after a spate of terrorist attacks … Continued

Pakistan: 7 killed in twin terrorist attacks in NW Pakistan
21st Jul 2019

Pakistan: 7 killed in twin terrorist attacks in NW Pakistan

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA) – At least seven people, including four policemen, were killed and 24 injured in twin terrorist attacks, including a suicide bombing in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday morning, police and local media reported. In … 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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