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

Somalia: US airstrike kills 60 al-Shabaab terrorists
17th Oct 2018

Somalia: US airstrike kills 60 al-Shabaab terrorists

By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S. military carried out an airstrike last week against the al-Shabaab terrorist group in Somalia, killing at least 60 terrorists, the U.S. Africa Command announced Tuesday. The airstrike was launched using two unmanned … Continued

Afghanistan: Blast at campaign rally kills 22
14th Oct 2018

Afghanistan: Blast at campaign rally kills 22

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Just days before national parliamentary polls, at least 22 people were killed and more than 30 wounded in a blast at a campaign rally in northern Afghanistan, officials confirmed on Saturday. Mohammad … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack on election rally kills 13
3rd Oct 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack on election rally kills 13

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 13 people were killed and more than 20 wounded when a suicide bomber targeted an election rally in eastern Afghanistan, an official confirmed Tuesday. The bomb blast targeted the political … Continued

Iran: 29 killed in attack in terror attack in Ahvaz
23rd Sep 2018

Iran: 29 killed in attack in terror attack in Ahvaz

By Mustafa Kamel and Muhammed Kursun and Ibrahim Saleh   TEHRAN (AA): The toll of people killed and injured on Saturday in the terrorist attack targeted a military march in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahwaz [Ahvaz] risen to 29 … Continued

Nigeria: 7 killed as Boko Haram razes villages in Borno State
21st Sep 2018

Nigeria: 7 killed as Boko Haram razes villages in Borno State

By Rafiu Ajakaye LAGOS, Nigeria (AA): At least seven civilians were killed late Wednesday as Boko Haram attacked and burnt down three villages in northeast Nigeria, the country’s official news agency NAN reported on Thursday. The agency said the insurgents … Continued

Afghanistan: 32 civilians killed in suicide bombing
12th Sep 2018

Afghanistan: 32 civilians killed in suicide bombing

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A suicide bomber on Tuesday attacked a crowd of protesters in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 32 people and leaving over 128 others wounded, an official confirmed. An hour after the blast … Continued

Afghanistan: More than 30 killed in attacks across Afghanistan
10th Sep 2018

Afghanistan: More than 30 killed in attacks across Afghanistan

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL (AA): A total of 31 people were killed in attacks across Afghanistan on Sunday, according to officials. Taliban militants attacked police headquarters in Baglan province, killing 20 security personnel, Baglan Provincial Shura President Safdar … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 8 in western Iraq
30th Aug 2018

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 8 in western Iraq

By Suleiman al-Qubaisi   ANBAR, Iraq (AA): At least eight people were killed in a car bombing in Iraq’s western Anbar province on Wednesday, according to a local police officer. A bomber rammed his explosive-laden vehicle into a security checkpoint … Continued

UK: Westminster car crash driver charged
19th Aug 2018

UK: Westminster car crash driver charged

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): A man who was arrested after he crashed his car on security barriers outside the House of Parliament last week has been “charged with two counts of attempted murder,” police said late Saturday. … Continued

Afghanistan: 48 Shia Muslims dead in Kabul suicide attack on education center
16th Aug 2018

Afghanistan: 48 Shia Muslims dead in Kabul suicide attack on education center

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 48 young men and women were killed and more than 67 others injured when a suspected suicide bomber detonated his explosives at a private student coaching center in Afghan Shi’a … Continued

UN: Thousands of Daesh terrorist fighters remain in Syria, Iraq
14th Aug 2018

UN: Thousands of Daesh terrorist fighters remain in Syria, Iraq

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): Despite their defeat, an estimated 20,000-30,000 Daesh terrorist fighters are still in Syria and Iraq, according to a UN report published Monday. The report on Daesh and Al-Qa’ida, which was presented to the Security … Continued

Syria: Arms depot explosion kills 39, injures scores in Idlib
13th Aug 2018

Syria: Arms depot explosion kills 39, injures scores in Idlib

By Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA): At least 39 people, including 12 children, were killed when an arms depot exploded in a residential building, in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province on Sunday, according to the White Helmets civil defense agency. … Continued

Afghanistan: Death toll from Shia Muslim mosque bombing climbs to 39
5th Aug 2018

Afghanistan: Death toll from Shia Muslim mosque bombing climbs to 39

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA & The Muslim News): The death toll from Friday’s twin suicide-bombing in a Shia Muslim mosque of Gardez city, Paktia Province rose to 39 on Saturday. 81 worshippers during Friday Prayers in … Continued

Pakistan: 12 schools burnt down in Pakistan’s north
4th Aug 2018

Pakistan: 12 schools burnt down in Pakistan’s north

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): At least 12 government schools were burned down by suspected militants in Pakistan’s northern Gilgit-Baltistan region on early Friday, police said. “Suspected militants have burnt down the furniture, books and damaged the school … 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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