Dagestan: 5 women killed, 4 injured in Orthodox Church shooting
19th Feb 2018

Dagestan: 5 women killed, 4 injured in Orthodox Church shooting

MOSCOW (AA & The Muslim News): A gunman opened fire at a festival in Russia’s northern Caucasus Republic of Dagestan on Sunday, killing five women and injuring four — including two police officers — said Russia’s Interior Ministry. The unidentified … Continued

Nigeria: 21 killled in multiple suicide bombings in Borno State
17th Feb 2018

Nigeria: 21 killled in multiple suicide bombings in Borno State

By Olarewaju Kola MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AA) – At least 21 people were killed and 22 others injured in multiple suicide bombings at a local market in Nigeria’s northeastern Borno State, police said Saturday. Three suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers infiltrated … Continued

Pakistan: Suicide explosion kills 11 soldiers in Swat district
4th Feb 2018

Pakistan: Suicide explosion kills 11 soldiers in Swat district

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): At least 11 security personnel, including an army officer, were killed and 13 others injured on Saturday when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a military camp in the Swat district of … Continued

Afghanistan: Five soldiers killed in Daesh attack on military academy in Kabul
29th Jan 2018

Afghanistan: Five soldiers killed in Daesh attack on military academy in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABU, Afghanistan (AA): At least four attackers armed with heavy arms attacked the Marshal Fahem Military Academy in the Afghan capital Kabul before dawn on Monday, an official confirmed. Five soldiers were killed and 10 … Continued

Canada marks anniversary of Quebec mosque murders
27th Jan 2018

Canada marks anniversary of Quebec mosque murders

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): Four days of events began Friday in various cities in Canada to mark the first anniversary of the tragic shootings at a Quebec City mosque. The Jan. 29, 2017 shootings during evening prayers … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide car bombing in Kabul kills 17
27th Jan 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide car bombing in Kabul kills 17

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A powerful suicide car bombing at the entrance of a government compound in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday killed 17 and injured over 100 people according to eyewitness and official accounts. … Continued

Mali: 28 killed in 2 separate attacks
26th Jan 2018

Mali: 28 killed in 2 separate attacks

  (AA):  At least 28 people, including two Malian soldiers, were killed and several others injured in two separate attacks in Central Mali on Thursday, according to Malian media Friday. In the first incident, 26 people, including women and children … Continued

Turkey: Two killed, 6 injured in rocket attack from Syria on mosque
25th Jan 2018

Turkey: Two killed, 6 injured in rocket attack from Syria on mosque

By Ridvan Korkulutas   KILIS, Turkey (AA): Two civilians were killed and six injured, when a rocket fired by PYD/PKK terrorists from Syria struck a mosque in the Turkish border province of Kilis on Wednesday, according to the provincial governor. … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack on British charity in Jalalabad kills two
25th Jan 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack on British charity in Jalalabad kills two

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least two people were killed and 10 others wounded Wednesday when a suicide car bomber targeted an office of the British charity Save the Children in eastern Nangarhar province’s city of … Continued

US increases cargo screening for 5 Muslim countries
23rd Jan 2018

US increases cargo screening for 5 Muslim countries

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S. reportedly began to implement tougher cargo screening measures for inbound flights from five Muslim-majority flights Monday amid terrorism concerns. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator David Pekoske issued the emergency order for the … Continued

Afghanistan: Deadly siege of Kabul hotel comes to end, 6 civilians killed
21st Jan 2018

Afghanistan: Deadly siege of Kabul hotel comes to end, 6 civilians killed

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Ten people, including six civilians and four armed assailants were killed during the siege of the Intercontinental Hotel in capital Kabul that finally came to an end on Sunday, according to a … Continued

Iraq: Double suicide bombing kills 25 in Baghdad
15th Jan 2018

Iraq: Double suicide bombing kills 25 in Baghdad

By Ali Jawad and Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 25 people were killed in a double suicide bombing in the Iraqi capital Baghdad on Monday, according to a local security official. More than 90 people were also injured … Continued

Pakistan: Suicide blast kills 7 in Quetta
10th Jan 2018

Pakistan: Suicide blast kills 7 in Quetta

By Aamir Latif KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): A suspected suicide bomber detonated himself up near a police patrolling vehicle in Quetta, the capital of southwestern Balochistan province killing seven persons, and injured another 15 on Tuesday evening, police and local media … Continued

Philippines: Moro groups form alliance against Daesh
9th Jan 2018

Philippines: Moro groups form alliance against Daesh

By Hader Glang ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines (AA): The country’s two major Muslim revolutionary organizations have formed an alliance against ISIS or Daesh-inspired militant groups operating in southern Philippines. In a joint statement issued on Monday, Mohaqher Iqbal of the Moro … Continued

Canadian Muslim group wants day of remembrance
6th Jan 2018

Canadian Muslim group wants day of remembrance

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): In a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau released Friday, the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) has asked that Jan. 29 be designated an official day of remembrance for six Muslims slain … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 11 in Kabul
5th Jan 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 11 in Kabul

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL (AA): At least 11 people were killed in a suicide attack in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Thursday, a security official said. 25 people were also wounded in the attack. The incident took place close … Continued

Egypt: 10 killed in Cairo church attack by Daesh
30th Dec 2017

Egypt: 10 killed in Cairo church attack by Daesh

By Adam Moro and Ugur Cil   ANKARA (AA): Ten people were killed Friday, including eight Coptic Christians, including a Muslim police officer in an armed attack on a church south of capital Cairo, according to Egyptian officials. Five other … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack in Shia Muslim cultural centre in Kabul claims 41 lives
29th Dec 2017

Afghanistan: Suicide attack in Shia Muslim cultural centre in Kabul claims 41 lives

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A suicide attack at a facility hosting a news agency and a cultural center in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday has claimed 41 lives. Nasrat Rehimi, deputy spokesman for the Interior … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack by Daesh kills 6 in Kabul
25th Dec 2017

Afghanistan: Suicide attack by Daesh kills 6 in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A suicide blast close to the compound of Afghanistan’s top spy agency, the National Directorate of Security (NDS), in the capital Kabul on Monday killed at least six people, officials confirmed. Najib … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban attacks kill 12 in Helmand Province
18th Dec 2017

Afghanistan: Taliban attacks kill 12 in Helmand Province

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Twelve people, including 11 policemen and a woman, were killed in two separate attacks in southern Afghanistan on Sunday, officials confirmed. Taliban gunmen stormed military posts in Lashkargah, provincial capital of Helmand … 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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