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Iraq: Bomb attack kills 11, hurts 50 in Baghdad
30th May 2017

Iraq: Bomb attack kills 11, hurts 50 in Baghdad

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA & The Muslim News): At least 11 people were killed and 50 others injured after a car bomb exploded in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, security officials said early Tuesday. Daesh claimed responsibility for the … Continued

Egypt: Daesh claims attack on Coptic Christians killing 29
28th May 2017

Egypt: Daesh claims attack on Coptic Christians killing 29

By Fiola Fahmy   CAIRO (AA): The Daesh terrorist group on Saturday claimed responsibility for a deadly attack that killed at least 29 Coptic Christians in southern Egypt, according to the group’s Amaq news agency. Gunmen in three pick-up trucks … Continued

Afghanistan: 18 people killed in car-suicide bombing
27th May 2017

Afghanistan: 18 people killed in car-suicide bombing

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A car-suicide bombing in Afghanistan’s Khost province has claimed at least 18 lives on the first day of holy month of Ramadan in the country. Locals told Anadolu Agency the attacker apparently … Continued

UK: Trump orders ‘review’ into Manchester bombing leaks
26th May 2017

UK: Trump orders ‘review’ into Manchester bombing leaks

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called for a “complete review” into how sensitive information concerning Monday’s suicide bombing in Manchester ended up in American newspapers, straining defense and intelligence ties with the … Continued

UK: Eight arrests in Manchester bomb investigation
25th May 2017

UK: Eight arrests in Manchester bomb investigation

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): Anti-terror teams arrested two men, one in Withington area and another elsewhere in Manchester Thursday morning in connection with a suicide bombing that killed 22 victims in the Manchester terror attack, according to … Continued

US intelligence leak ‘undermines’ UK bomb investigation
25th May 2017

US intelligence leak ‘undermines’ UK bomb investigation

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): British security officials on Wednesday slammed U.S intelligence services for leaking details of a major investigation launched in the U.K. into a deadly bombing in Manchester. Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to … Continued

Indonesia: 3 killed in suicide bombing in Jakarta
25th May 2017

Indonesia: 3 killed in suicide bombing in Jakarta

By Ainur Rohmah   TUBAN, Indonesia (AA): Three policemen were killed Wednesday and 10 other people were injured when two suspected suicide bombers blew themselves up near a bus terminal in the capital city of Jakarta, authorities said. “We must … Continued

UK raises terror threat to ‘critical’, soldiers deployed at key locations
24th May 2017

UK raises terror threat to ‘critical’, soldiers deployed at key locations

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): The terror threat level in the U.K. has been raised from ‘severe’ to ‘critical’, Prime Minister Theresa May said late Tuesday. Soldiers will be placed at key locations, including at Buckingham Palace, Palace … Continued

Somalia: 5 killed in suicide bombing in Bossaso
24th May 2017

Somalia: 5 killed in suicide bombing in Bossaso

By Hassan Istiila   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): At least five people were killed, including two soldiers, when a suicide bomber targeted a military checkpoint in the coastal town of Bossaso, state media reported Tuesday. The explosion rocked the area near … Continued

UK: 22 dead, 59 injured at Manchester concert suicide attack
23rd May 2017

UK: 22 dead, 59 injured at Manchester concert suicide attack

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): At least 22 people were killed and dozens more injured, including children Monday in a suicide attack at a concert by pop star Ariana Grande in the northern city of Manchester, police confirmed … Continued

Afghanistan: 25 Afghan policemen killed as Taliban storms outposts
22nd May 2017

Afghanistan: 25 Afghan policemen killed as Taliban storms outposts

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Twenty-five national and local Afghan policemen were killed Sunday in coordinated Taliban attacks on their outposts in the southern Zabul province, officials confirmed. Situated between the restive Kandahar and Ghazni provinces, Zabul … Continued

Iraq:  At least 13 killed in Baghdad car bombings
20th May 2017

Iraq: At least 13 killed in Baghdad car bombings

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA) – Car bombings in Iraq killed at least 13 people and injured dozens, security sources said late Friday. The attack in the capital Baghdad’s Abu Dsheer neighborhood resulted in 13 deaths and 15 injuries, … Continued

Iraq: Attacks, airstrike kill dozens incl civilians in Mosul
18th May 2017

Iraq: Attacks, airstrike kill dozens incl civilians in Mosul

By Mohamed Walid and Serhad Shaker   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): Dozens of people were killed and scores injured in a spate of suicide bombings and a coalition airstrike in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul on Wednesday, according to security officials. … Continued

Saudi Arabia: 2 killed in Qatif terror attack
13th May 2017

Saudi Arabia: 2 killed in Qatif terror attack

Zeynep Tufekci   RIYADH (AA):  A 2-year-old child and a Pakistani national were killed in a terror attack in the eastern Qatif province, the Interior Ministry said late Friday. The attack Thursday also injured six Saudi citizens and four foreign … Continued

Germany: Soldier arrested in far-right terror plot
10th May 2017

Germany: Soldier arrested in far-right terror plot

By Ayhan Simsek   BERLIN (AA): German police on Tuesday arrested a second soldier in connection with a far-right terror cell within the army suspected of plotting a major terror attack. Maximilian T., 27, was arrested on suspicion of helping … Continued

Somalia: Car bomb targeting coffee shop kills 10 in Mogadishu
9th May 2017

Somalia: Car bomb targeting coffee shop kills 10 in Mogadishu

By Mohammed Dhaysane   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): At least ten people were killed and more than six others wounded when a car bomb exploded near a busy coffee shop close to Somalia’s immigration headquarters in the capital Mogadishu on Monday … Continued

Nigeria: Teen girls kill 5 in double suicide bombing in Borno state
6th May 2017

Nigeria: Teen girls kill 5 in double suicide bombing in Borno state

By Olarewaju Kola   MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AA): Two teenage suicide bombers have blown up themselves in a remote community in Nigeria’s northeast Borno State, killing themselves and five others. Police confirmed Friday’s incident and blamed Boko Haram for the latest … Continued

Saudi Arabia: 46 suspects arrested over Prophet’s mosque suicide attack
1st May 2017

Saudi Arabia: 46 suspects arrested over Prophet’s mosque suicide attack

By Ahmed al-Masri   JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AA): Saudi Arabia said Sunday it had arrested 46 members of a terrorist cell in neighborhood of Al-Harazat in Jeddah responsible for a suicide bombing on the Prophet’s Mosque in the holy city … Continued

UK: Man with knives arrested near Parliament
28th Apr 2017

UK: Man with knives arrested near Parliament

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): London police have arrested an individual near Parliament with “knives” under the terrorism act, a statement said Thursday. No one was injured in the incident. A statement from Scotland Yard said a man … Continued

UK: Woman shot, 4 arrested in terror raids
28th Apr 2017

UK: Woman shot, 4 arrested in terror raids

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA):  Police officers shot one woman and detained 4 other individuals Thursday evening in anti-terror raids in London and Kent, according to police. Officers say the operation was not connected to the earlier arrest … 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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