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Kenya: Thousands of Muslims commemorate terror victims
19th Jan 2019

Kenya: Thousands of Muslims commemorate terror victims

By Andrew Wasike and Magdalene Mukami   NAIROBI, Kenya (AA): Thousands of Muslims took to the streets on Friday to show solidarity with the victims of a deadly terror attack on a Nairobi hotel compound Tuesday that killed at least … Continued

Kenya: 15 killed as al-Shabaab terrorists attack hotel in Nairobi
16th Jan 2019

Kenya: 15 killed as al-Shabaab terrorists attack hotel in Nairobi

By Andrew Wasike, Magdalene Mukami and Hassan Isilow   NAIROBI, Kenya/JOHANNESBURG (AA): At least fifteen people were killed Tuesday when al-Shabaab terrorists attacked an upscale hotel in the Kenyan capital Nairobi. All the five terrorists have been killed, and a … Continued

Afghanistan: Truck bombing kills 4, injures 113 in Kabul
15th Jan 2019

Afghanistan: Truck bombing kills 4, injures 113 in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA):- At least four people were killed and 113 more wounded as a massive truck bombing jolted the Afghan capital on Monday, an official confirmed. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the attack. … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban attacks kill over 40 troops
11th Jan 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attacks kill over 40 troops

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 40 Afghan troops were killed on Thursday in separate Taliban attacks in six different northern and western provinces, local officials said. Mohammad Jawad Hijri, spokesman of the Takhar governor’s office, … Continued

Egypt police kill 40 suspected terrorists after tourist bus attack killed 4
29th Dec 2018

Egypt police kill 40 suspected terrorists after tourist bus attack killed 4

CAIRO (AA): Egyptian police killed dozens of suspected terrorists in security raids, one day after the killing of three tourists and a guide in a roadside bomb blast in Cairo, according to the official MENA News Agency. Three Vietnamese tourists … Continued

Nigeria: 13 security forces killed in Boko Haram ambush
27th Dec 2018

Nigeria: 13 security forces killed in Boko Haram ambush

By Rafiu Ajakaye   LAGOS, Nigeria (AA): The Nigerian army has said at least 13 members of state security forces — including soldiers and policemen — were killed in an ambush by Boko Haram terrorists in the restive northeast. The … Continued

Afghanistan: Attack on Govt compound kills 43
25th Dec 2018

Afghanistan: Attack on Govt compound kills 43

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL (AA): Gunmen stormed a government building in the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday and killed 43 people in a standoff with security forces lasting some eight hours. One police officer was among those killed, … Continued

France: Shooting near Christmas market leaves 3 dead, 13 wounded
12th Dec 2018

France: Shooting near Christmas market leaves 3 dead, 13 wounded

By Yusuf Ozcan   PARIS (AA): At least three people were killed and 13 others injured Tuesday when a gunman opened fire in the French city of Strasbourg, according to local authorities. The incident took place close to the historic … Continued

Iran: Suicide bombing kills 2 in southeastern Iran
7th Dec 2018

Iran: Suicide bombing kills 2 in southeastern Iran

TEHRAN (AA): At least two people were killed, 43 injured, in a car bombing in Iran’s southeastern port city of Chabahar, Sistan-Balouchestan Province.on Thursday, according to a local official. Provincial governor Rahmdel Bamri told local media a booby-trapped vehicle attempted … Continued

Afghanistan: 10 dead, 29 wounded in bomb, gunfire attack in Kabul
29th Nov 2018

Afghanistan: 10 dead, 29 wounded in bomb, gunfire attack in Kabul

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people died and 29 were wounded in a car bomb followed by gunfire in the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, in an attack claimed by the Taliban, police said. … Continued

Nigeria: 39 soldiers killed in Boko Haram attacks
29th Nov 2018

Nigeria: 39 soldiers killed in Boko Haram attacks

By Rafiu Ajakaye   LAGOS, Nigeria (AA): Nigerian chief of army staff on Wednesday confirmed 39 were killed by recent Boko Haram attacks in the country’s northeast. Yusuf Buratai’s remarks followed the calls of the local media — which claimed … Continued

Somalia: Two separate terror attacks kill 26 people
27th Nov 2018

Somalia: Two separate terror attacks kill 26 people

By Gamze Turkoglu Oguz   (AA): Two terror attacks on Monday killed a prominent Muslim cleric and his 17 followers in northern Somalia and at least eight people were killed and wounded 15 others in Somali capital Mogadishu, police said. Ahmet … Continued

Pakistan: Bombing kills 25 in Orakzai market
23rd Nov 2018

Pakistan: Bombing kills 25 in Orakzai market

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): At least 25 people were killed and 35 injured in a bomb attack in Kalaya Bazaar, northwest Pakistan on Friday, local media reported. Meanwhile, a terror attack on the Chinese Consulate General situated in … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide bombing kills 43 people celebrating Prophet’s birthday
21st Nov 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide bombing kills 43 people celebrating Prophet’s birthday

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A suicide bombing at a religious ceremony in capital Kabul on Tuesday killed at least 43 people, officials and local media confirmed. Najib Danish, spokesman for the Ministry of Interior, told Anadolu … Continued

Pakistan: Bomb kills 2, injures 10, in Karachi
17th Nov 2018

Pakistan: Bomb kills 2, injures 10, in Karachi

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least two people were killed and ten injured in a bomb explosion in southern port city of Karachi on late Friday, police said. However, soon after the blast, Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) … Continued

Somali: Triple car bombings kill 23 in Mogadishu
10th Nov 2018

Somali: Triple car bombings kill 23 in Mogadishu

By Mohamed Dhaysane and Nour Gelle Gedi   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): At least 23 people were killed and several others wounded on Friday in triple car bombings in the Somali capital, emergency officials said. Abdullahi Mohamed, a police officer in … Continued

Egypt: Killing of 7 Coptic Christians roundly condemned
3rd Nov 2018

Egypt: Killing of 7 Coptic Christians roundly condemned

By Serdar Bitmez, Ali Semerci and Zeynep Tufekci   CAIRO (AA): At least 22 countries and organizations have condemned a deadly terrorist attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt. At least seven Coptic Christians were killed and 13 others injured in … Continued

Nigeria: Boko Haram attack kills 8 in village outskirts of Maiduguri
2nd Nov 2018

Nigeria: Boko Haram attack kills 8 in village outskirts of Maiduguri

By Olarewaju Kola   MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, (AA): At least eight people, including children, were killed in a Boko Haram attack on a village near an internally displaced persons (IDPs) camp in the outskirts of the northeastern city of Maiduguri, Borno State … Continued

Tunisia: Female suicide bomber injures 20 in Tunis
30th Oct 2018

Tunisia: Female suicide bomber injures 20 in Tunis

By Adil Essabiti and Gulsen Topcu   TUNIS, Tunisia (AA): A 30-year-old woman blew herself up in the center of the Tunisian capital Monday, according to the country’s interior ministry. The explosion targeted a police vehicle on near Le Palmarium … Continued

Syria: US-led coalition airstrikes kill 22 civilians in E Syria, 65 killed since Wed
21st Oct 2018

Syria: US-led coalition airstrikes kill 22 civilians in E Syria, 65 killed since Wed

By Adham Kako   DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (AA) At least 22 civilians have been killed in U.S.-led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor province, according to local sources on Saturday. The sources said a coalition airstrike targeted a mosque … 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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