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

Nigeria: Suicide bomb attacks kill 3 in Maiduguri
25th Apr 2017

Nigeria: Suicide bomb attacks kill 3 in Maiduguri

By Olarewaju Kola   MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AA): At least seven people, including four suicide bombers, have been killed Monday in the northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, police said. Following the deaths of three suicide bombers Monday morning on the outskirts … Continued

Iraq: 90 civilians killed in Mosul fight
23rd Apr 2017

Iraq: 90 civilians killed in Mosul fight

By Ahmed Qasim and Ibrahim Salih   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): At least 90 civilians were reportedly killed in deadly clashes between Iraqi forces and Daesh terrorists in western Mosul. An Iraqi Rapid Response officer said the victims had been caught … Continued

Afghanistan: Over 100 killed in Taliban attack
23rd Apr 2017

Afghanistan: Over 100 killed in Taliban attack

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Over 100 casualties took place among Afghan soldiers in the Taliban’s attack on an army corps headquarters in northern Balkh province on Friday, according to the Ministry of Defense on Saturday. While … Continued

France: Policeman killed in Paris ‘terrorist’ attack
21st Apr 2017

France: Policeman killed in Paris ‘terrorist’ attack

By Hajer M’tiri   PARIS (AA): One police officer was killed and two others were seriously injured Thursday when a gunman opened fire at a police patrol on the famous Champs-Elysees boulevard here, according to the Interior Ministry. Daesh has … Continued

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb attack kills 16 in W Mosul
19th Apr 2017

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb attack kills 16 in W Mosul

By Ahmed Qassem   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): At least 16 people were killed in a Tuesday car-bomb attack carried out by the Daesh terrorist group in western Mosul, according to an Iraqi military source. Army Captain Khader al-Asadi told Anadolu … Continued

Syria: Blast kills at least 112 Shia Muslim evacuees, many of them children
16th Apr 2017

Syria: Blast kills at least 112 Shia Muslim evacuees, many of them children

By Adham Kako, Levent Tok and Mehmet Kemal Firik   ISTANBUL, Turkey (AA): At least 112 people were killed Saturday when a blast in southern Aleppo hit buses ferrying Syrians evacuated from two besieged Shia Muslim towns, a civil defense … Continued

Afghanistan divided on US mega-bomb drop on Daesh hideouts
14th Apr 2017

Afghanistan divided on US mega-bomb drop on Daesh hideouts

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The Kabul government has defended the dropping of “Mother of All Bombs” by U.S. forces Thursday on suspected Daesh hideouts in eastern Afghanonistan bordering Pakistan, killing 36 Daesh militants. Neither the US … 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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