Turkey: 3 killed, 71 injured in terror attack in eastern Turkey
18th Aug 2016

Turkey: 3 killed, 71 injured in terror attack in eastern Turkey

By Necat Hazar   VAN, (AA): Three victims were killed Tuesday in a terror attack in the eastern city of Van, authorities told Anadolu Agency. Deputy Gov. Mehmet Parlak said the casualties occurred when PKK terrorists detonated a bomb-wired vehicle … Continued

Iraq: 6 killed in multiple attacks in Baghdad
16th Aug 2016

Iraq: 6 killed in multiple attacks in Baghdad

By Arif Yusuf   BAGHDAD (AA): Six victims were killed Monday, including one police officer, and 20 injured in bomb and sniper attacks in Baghdad, according to Iraq’s interior ministry. In the northern town of At-Tarmiyah, an unidentified sniper targeted … Continued

Thailand: Series of fatal bombings kill 4, injure 35
12th Aug 2016

Thailand: Series of fatal bombings kill 4, injure 35

By Max Constant and CS Thana   BANGKOK (AA): Thai police said Friday that a series of bomb blasts that killed at least four people and injured around 35 were not related to terrorism. In the past, Thai governments have … Continued

Cameroon: 4 people killed in Boko Haram attack
11th Aug 2016

Cameroon: 4 people killed in Boko Haram attack

MAROUA,  (AA): At least four people were killed in Cameroon’s Far North Region in an attack attributed to Boko Haram, security sources told Anadolu Agency on Wednesday. “Elements of the terrorist group entered the Cameroonian village of Gambarou located between … Continued

Turkey: Twin PKK attacks kills 8 in SE Turkey
11th Aug 2016

Turkey: Twin PKK attacks kills 8 in SE Turkey

By Halil Ibrahim Sincar, Adnan Kochan and Osman Oksuz   MARDIN, (AA): Eight people, including police officers, were killed and several others injured on Wednesday in two separate PKK bomb attacks in southeastern Turkey, according to the country’s transport minister. … Continued

Pakistan: Death toll in hospital bombing in Quetta rises to 70
9th Aug 2016

Pakistan: Death toll in hospital bombing in Quetta rises to 70

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, (AA): At least 70 people were killed by a suicide attack at a hospital in southwestern Pakistan on Monday, according to a senior official. Balochistan Home Minister Safraz Bugti said 103 people were also injured … Continued

Pakistan: Death toll rises to 53 in Quetta bomb blast
8th Aug 2016

Pakistan: Death toll rises to 53 in Quetta bomb blast

QUETTA, (The News, Dawn): The Quetta Civil Hospital was rocked by a bomb blast followed by firing, which claimed the lives of fifty-three people and injured multiple on Monday. Eyewitnesses stated that scores of lawyers were injured due to the … Continued

Libya: 18 Libyan soldiers killed in Benghazi suicide bombing
4th Aug 2016

Libya: 18 Libyan soldiers killed in Benghazi suicide bombing

By Moataz al-Majbari   BENGHAZI, (AA): The death toll from a suicide car bombing in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi has risen to 18, a Libyan army spokesman said Wednesday. A bomber blew up his vehicle at a military checkpoint … Continued

Afghanistan: Former Afghan MP latest victim of targeted killings
1st Aug 2016

Afghanistan: Former Afghan MP latest victim of targeted killings

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, (AA):  For the second time in a matter of days, a high profile pro-government figure has been killed in an apparent targeted killing in Afghanistan on Sunday. Dr. Asadullah Hematyar, a former lawmaker from President … Continued

Somalia: 8 killed in blasts on security building in Mogadishu
1st Aug 2016

Somalia: 8 killed in blasts on security building in Mogadishu

By Noor Gedi   MOGADISHU, (AA): At least eight people were killed Sunday morning in a twin car bombing at a police headquarters in Somali capital Mogadishu, a security source said. The government said seven attackers were also killed, most … Continued

Iraq: Two separate Baghdad blasts kill three, injure 15
29th Jul 2016

Iraq: Two separate Baghdad blasts kill three, injure 15

By Muayyad al-Tarfi   BAGHDAD (AA) – Three people were killed and another 15 injured on Thursday by two separate bombings in Iraqi capital Baghdad. “The first bomb went off near a market close to Al-Taji area north of Baghdad, … Continued

Syria: Terrorist group Al-Nusra Front breaks off Al-Qa’ida ties
29th Jul 2016

Syria: Terrorist group Al-Nusra Front breaks off Al-Qa’ida ties

By Mohamad Misto   ANKARA (AA): Syrian terrorist group Al-Nusra Front has terminated all ties with Al Qaeda, the group’s leader told a Qatar-based television network Thursday. In remarks made during an interview with Al Jazeera Arabic, Nusra leader Abu … Continued

Iraq: 8 killed in multiple bomb attacks in Baghdad
27th Jul 2016

Iraq: 8 killed in multiple bomb attacks in Baghdad

By Arif Yusuf   BAGHDAD (AA): At least eight people were killed and 23 others injured Tuesday in multiple bomb attacks across Baghdad, authorities said. A police officer was killed when a bomb detonated that was planted in his vehicle … Continued

France: One priest killed, one nun in critical condition in attack on church
26th Jul 2016

France: One priest killed, one nun in critical condition in attack on church

  The Muslim News: Two men armed with knife took 5 people hostages killing one priest in a church Tuesday morning.They attacked the Catholic church in Saint-Etienne-du Rouvray, Normandy, France,during morning service. IN addition to the priest, two nuns, two … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12 in Kadhimiyah
25th Jul 2016

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12 in Kadhimiyah

By Hadi Hassan   BAGHDAD (AA) – A suicide bombing killed at least 12 people in Iraqi capital Baghdad on Sunday, according to security and medical sources. A bomber blew himself up in a marketplace in the Shia Muslim district … Continued

Germany: One killed, 12 injured in bomb explosion
25th Jul 2016

Germany: One killed, 12 injured in bomb explosion

By Ayhan Simsek   BERLIN (AA) – A Syrian suicide bomber killed one and wounded 12 people, three seriously, at a music festival in southern Germany, officials said Monday. Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann told reporters the suspect, a 27-year … Continued

Afghanistan: 80 Hazara Shia Muslims killed in suicide bombing in Kabul
24th Jul 2016

Afghanistan: 80 Hazara Shia Muslims killed in suicide bombing in Kabul

The Muslim News: Afghanistan is in mourning Sunday in the aftermath of killing of 80 Hazara Shia Muslims Saturday. Thousands of mainly young Hazaras were demonstrating peacefully in Kabul. More than 231 people were injured. Daesh has claimed responsibility for … Continued

Brazil Muslims support open probe into terror suspects
23rd Jul 2016

Brazil Muslims support open probe into terror suspects

By Senabri Silvestre   SANTO DOMINGO, Dom. Rep. (AA)  Brazil’s Muslim community on Friday voiced support for an open investigation into suspected terrorists who officials say were planning attacks at the upcoming Olympic games. Sheikh Jihad Hassan Hammadeh who heads … Continued

Germany: 3 seriously injured in axe attack on train
19th Jul 2016

Germany: 3 seriously injured in axe attack on train

BERLIN (AA): Four people were injured, three seriously, after a man with an axe attacked passengers Monday on a train in southern Germany, according to authorities. The incident occured at around 9:15 p.m. local time (1915 UTC) on a regional … Continued

France: 84 dead as truck ploughs into crowd in Nice
15th Jul 2016

France: 84 dead as truck ploughs into crowd in Nice

PARIS (AA):  At least 84 victims, including children, were killed and 20 others wounded after a truck, loaded with heavy weapons, ran over crowds in the southern French city of Nice during Bastille Day celebrations Thursday, according to French authorities. … 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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