Iraq: 3 killed, 8 injured in Baghdad car-bombing
15th Feb 2017

Iraq: 3 killed, 8 injured in Baghdad car-bombing

By Amer al-Hassani   BAGHDAD (AA):  At least three people were killed on Tuesday when a car-bomb shook southern Baghdad, according to a local police source. The bomb, which also left eight people injured, went off in an industrial part … Continued

Pakistan: 17 killed, 90 injured in separate blasts
14th Feb 2017

Pakistan: 17 killed, 90 injured in separate blasts

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least 17 people were killed, including eight police personnel, and over 90 injured in two separate blasts in northwest and southwest Pakistan on Monday, officials and local media reported. In the first … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide attack kills at least 10 in Helmand
12th Feb 2017

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide attack kills at least 10 in Helmand

By Islam Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): At least 10 people including security personnel were killed and several others wounded in a suicide attack by the Taliban in eastern Helmand province of Afghanistan on Saturday, a government official said. Helmand … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide bomber on Kabul courthouse killing 20
8th Feb 2017

Afghanistan: Suicide bomber on Kabul courthouse killing 20

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 20 people were killed in a suicide bomb attack outside the Supreme Court building in Kabul on Tuesday, health officials said. The lone bomber targeted the building in the city’s … Continued

Somalia: Capital hit by mortar attacks ahead of presidential election
8th Feb 2017

Somalia: Capital hit by mortar attacks ahead of presidential election

By Mohammed Dhaysane   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): Four loud explosions rocked Somali capital Mogadishu on Tuesday evening, an official said, on the eve of a presidential election. The blasts were caused by mortar attacks in three neighborhoods, Abdifatah Omar Hallane, … Continued

Afghanistan: Over 900 children killed in 2016 violence
7th Feb 2017

Afghanistan: Over 900 children killed in 2016 violence

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Civilians again bore the brunt of violence in Afghanistan in 2016 that saw a large number of children among the 3,498 dead, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said in … Continued

Iraq: 5 people killed in Baghdad blasts
6th Feb 2017

Iraq: 5 people killed in Baghdad blasts

By Ibrahim Salih   BAGHDAD (AA): At least five people were killed and 18 others injured in three separate bomb attacks around Baghdad late Saturday, according to a security source. Two civilians were killed when an explosive device went off … Continued

Iraq: 50,000 Iraqis return to homes in war-battered E Mosul
3rd Feb 2017

Iraq: 50,000 Iraqis return to homes in war-battered E Mosul

By Muayyad al-Tarfi   BAGHDAD (AA): Almost 50,000 displaced people have returned to their homes in eastern Mosul and the city’s southern Qayyarah district, both of which were recently recaptured by the Iraqi army from the Daesh terrorist group, according … Continued

Canada: 6 dead in Quebec City mosque terrorist shooting
30th Jan 2017

Canada: 6 dead in Quebec City mosque terrorist shooting

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Ont. (AA): Six people are dead and a number of others wounded in a shooting at a mosque in Quebec City, the facility’s president told media late Sunday. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called it … Continued

Somalia: Several killed in Al Shabaab suicide bomb attack near hotel
25th Jan 2017

Somalia: Several killed in Al Shabaab suicide bomb attack near hotel

Mogadishu, (The Muslim News & AA): Several people have been killed and many injured in suspected suicide car bomb attack near Dayah Hotel in Somalia capital, Mogadishu. Wednesday. Al-Shabaab terrorist group has claimed responsibilty for the attack. Apparently there were … Continued

Pakistan: Blast kills 20 in Shia Muslim majority area of Parachinar
21st Jan 2017

Pakistan: Blast kills 20 in Shia Muslim majority area of Parachinar

By Aamir Latif   Karachi, (AA): At least 20 people were killed and over 50 injured in a bomb blast in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region near Afghanistan border on Saturday morning, a Pakistan army spokesman said. Hours after the incident, … Continued

Iraq: Army announces fresh gains in Daesh-held Mosul
20th Jan 2017

Iraq: Army announces fresh gains in Daesh-held Mosul

By Ibrahim Saleh, Serhad Shakir and Mohamed Walid   BAGHDAD/NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): Iraqi army forces on Thursday captured a military facility and a presidential palace in Iraq’s northern Daesh-held city of Mosul, Iraqi army sources told Anadolu Agency. “Forces from … Continued

Mali: Death toll in suicide attack rises to 60, 115 injured
19th Jan 2017

Mali: Death toll in suicide attack rises to 60, 115 injured

BAMAKO, (AA): The death toll from a suicide attack that targeted a military base in Mali’s northern city of Gao has risen to 60, along with 115 injured, the country’s president has said. “We will rise from every blow … … Continued

10 killed in explosion near Afghan-Pakistan border
16th Jan 2017

10 killed in explosion near Afghan-Pakistan border

By Islam Sajid and Aamir Latif   ISLAMABAD and KARACHI, (AA): At least 10 people, including three security personnel, were killed and several others wounded in an explosion in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday. The incident took place in the Pachir … Continued

Nigeria: Twin explosions hit Maiduguri univ campus
16th Jan 2017

Nigeria: Twin explosions hit Maiduguri univ campus

By Olarewaju Kola   MAIDUGURI,  (AA): Dozen have been feared dead and many injured as twin bomb explosions hit a major university in the restive Nigeria’s Maiduguri city early Monday morning. Police said the explosions occurred within the premises of … Continued

Iraq: 9 killed in Diyala suicide car bomb attack
15th Jan 2017

Iraq: 9 killed in Diyala suicide car bomb attack

By Hussein al-Amir   DIYALA, (AA): At least nine victims were killed and 20 others injured Sunday in a suicide car bomb attack, police told Anadolu Agency. The vehicle was detonated near a police checkpoint in the Al-Halis area northeast … Continued

Nigeria: Nine dead, 26 injured in multiple blasts
14th Jan 2017

Nigeria: Nine dead, 26 injured in multiple blasts

By Rafiu Ajakaye   LAGOS (AA): At least nine people have been confirmed killed and 26 injured in multiple suicide attacks in Nigeria’s northeast Madagali town on Friday, an official with the country’s relief agency has said. “At the moment, … Continued

Afghanistan: 5 UAE staff among 11 killed in bombing
12th Jan 2017

Afghanistan: 5 UAE staff among 11 killed in bombing

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, (AA): Eleven people, including five diplomats from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have been killed in a double bomb attack in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan, officials said Wednesday. The attack late Tuesday targeted the governor’s … Continued

Egypt: Truck-bomb kills 9 policemen in Sinai Peninsula
10th Jan 2017

Egypt: Truck-bomb kills 9 policemen in Sinai Peninsula

By Khaled al-Jayoushi   CAIRO (AA): At least nine Egyptian policemen were killed Monday — and another ten injured — when a massive truck bomb exploded at a security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula, according to a local security source. … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombing in eastern Baghdad market kills 6
9th Jan 2017

Iraq: Suicide bombing in eastern Baghdad market kills 6

By Ibrahim Saleh   BAGHDAD (AA): At least six Iraqi civilians were killed when a suicide bomber struck a market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday, according to a police source. Police Officer Hatem al-Jabri told Anadolu Agency the incident in … 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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