Afghanistan: Sikh place of worship attacked in Kabul, 25 dead
26th Mar 2020

Afghanistan: Sikh place of worship attacked in Kabul, 25 dead

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A worship place for Afghanistan’s Sikh minority was attacked by armed terrorists in the capital Kabul on Wednesday, leaving at least 25 people dead, an official statement said. As per initial reports, … Continued

US sanctions impede Iran’s fight against coronavirus
21st Mar 2020

US sanctions impede Iran’s fight against coronavirus

By Syed Zafar Mehdi   TEHRAN (AA): The eerie silence in the deserted streets of Tehran is in sharp contrast to the palpable buzz in hospitals these days with the novel coronavirus pandemic assuming alarming proportions and cases mounting. The … Continued

Iran: 103-year-old beats coronavirus
18th Mar 2020

Iran: 103-year-old beats coronavirus

By Ahmet Dursun   ANKARA , Turkey, (AA): A 103-year-old Iranian woman successfully recovered after contracting the deadly coronavirus, which has claimed thousands of lives worldwide since early this year. According to Nevid Danayi, the rector of Semnan University of … Continued

Afghanistan: Death toll from Daesh shooting tops 32
7th Mar 2020

Afghanistan: Death toll from Daesh shooting tops 32

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The death toll from Friday’s attack in the Afghan capital Kabul surged to over 30 as terrorist group Daesh claimed responsibility for the bloodbath, an official confirmed on Saturday. Desperation and resentment … Continued

Turkey, Russia agree on cease-fire in Idlib, Syria
6th Mar 2020

Turkey, Russia agree on cease-fire in Idlib, Syria

By Jeyhun Aliyev and Sena Guler   (AA): Turkey and Russia on Thursday agreed on a cease-fire in Syria’s Idlib de-escalation zone. Following the joint news conference of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Moscow, Turkish … Continued

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 16 civilians in Idlib
5th Mar 2020

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 16 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa and Mehmet Burak Karacaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): Russia carried out airstrikes in the de-escalation zone in Idlib, Syria, killing at least 16 civilians, a Syrian civil defense group said Thursday as Israel fires missiles into Syria. … Continued

Syria: Russian air strikes kill 12 civilians in Idlib
4th Mar 2020

Syria: Russian air strikes kill 12 civilians in Idlib

By Mehmet Burak Karacaoglu, Esref Musa and Muhammed Temim Hocaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): At least 12 civilians were killed when the Russian and Syrian air strikes bombed Idlib, a de-escalation zone in northern Syria, local sources said on Tuesday. … Continued

Over 100,500 migrants leave Turkey to reach Europe
2nd Mar 2020

Over 100,500 migrants leave Turkey to reach Europe

By Sena Guler and Jeyhun Aliyev   ANKARA (AA): The number of irregular migrants leaving Turkey for Europe has reached 100,577 as of Sunday evening, Suleyman Soylu said. The migrants are leaving Turkey through northwestern Edirne province bordering with Greece … Continued

Turkey: 33 Turkish soldiers killed in Syria, NATO meeting called
28th Feb 2020

Turkey: 33 Turkish soldiers killed in Syria, NATO meeting called

By Davut Demircan, Ozcan Yildirim and Mumin Altas   ANKARA (AA): The “murderer regime” in Syria and those who encourage it will pay the heaviest price for their treachery, Turkey’s ruling party spokesman said early Friday. At least 33 Turkish … Continued

Turkey: 9 dead in eastern Turkey after earthquake
24th Feb 2020

Turkey: 9 dead in eastern Turkey after earthquake

By Burak Bir, Fahri Aksut and Havva Kara Aydin   ANKARA (AA): At least nine people died and 50 others were injured in eastern Turkey on Sunday after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck near the Iranian border region, the country’s … Continued

Yemen: UN says 31 civilians incl children killed in Saudi-led airstrikes
16th Feb 2020

Yemen: UN says 31 civilians incl children killed in Saudi-led airstrikes

By Mohamed al-Samei   SANA’A (AA): UN said Saturday 31 were killed, including women and children, in Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in northern Yemen. “Preliminary field reports indicate that on 15 February as many as 31 civilians were killed and 12 … Continued

Northwest Syria exodus tops 800,000
15th Feb 2020

Northwest Syria exodus tops 800,000

UNITED NATIONS (AA): European governments and the United Nations on Friday sounded the alarm about an escalation in violence that has forced more than 800,000 Syrians to flee their homes in the northwest of the country since December. Speaking on … Continued

Israel bombs Damascus, killing 7
14th Feb 2020

Israel bombs Damascus, killing 7

By Ali Abo Rezeg   (AA): Israeli bombing of the Syrian capital Damascus overnight Thursday into Friday led to the killing of seven people, including four Iranian officers, a Syrian observatory center said. The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights … Continued

Afghanistan: Six dead, 12 injured in Kabul suicide attack
12th Feb 2020

Afghanistan: Six dead, 12 injured in Kabul suicide attack

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least six people died and a dozen more were injured in an early morning suicide attack in Afghanistan’s capital on Tuesday. An Interior Ministry spokesman said a suicide bomber struck in … Continued

Pakistan: 200-year old temple returned to Hindus
8th Feb 2020

Pakistan: 200-year old temple returned to Hindus

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Pakistan’s government has handed over a 200-year old temple to the country’s Hindu minority, local media reported on Saturday. Located in the remote Zhob district of the southwestern Balochistan province, the temple had … Continued

Syrian, Russian airstrikes kill 15 civilians in Idlib
7th Feb 2020

Syrian, Russian airstrikes kill 15 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa and Mehmet Burak Karacaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): Russia and Syria carried out airstrikes in Idlib de-escalation zone, northwestern Syria, killing at least 15 civilians, a Syrian civil defense group announced Thursday. The Syrian opposition aircraft observatory … Continued

Yemen official accuses UAE of backing rebellion
5th Feb 2020

Yemen official accuses UAE of backing rebellion

By Abdullah Ahmed   SANA’A, (AA): A Yemeni government official on Tuesday accused the United Arab Emirates (UAE) of supporting military rebellion against authorities in the strategic island of Socotra. Socotra’s Governor Ramzi Mahrous also alleged the Gulf country of … Continued

Syria:  ‘Most alarming reports’ coming from Idlib: UN official
30th Jan 2020

Syria: ‘Most alarming reports’ coming from Idlib: UN official

By Beyza Binnur Donmez   (AA): A senior UN official on Wednesday voiced his concern over “the dire and deteriorating humanitarian situation” in Syria’s northwestern Idlib. Mark Lowcock, under-secretary-general for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, said in his briefing … Continued

US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019
29th Jan 2020

US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019

By Shadi Khan Saif province   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The U.S. forces stationed in Afghanistan dropped a record number of bombs in 2019, according to a recent data by the U.S. air forces. The U.S. military conducted 2,434 airstrikes in … Continued

Iraq: 3 people injured in attack on US embassy in Baghdad
27th Jan 2020

Iraq: 3 people injured in attack on US embassy in Baghdad

By Ali Jawad BAGHDAD (AA): At least three people were injured in a missile attack that struck the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad, an Iraqi police source said on Monday. Unidentified persons launched five Katyusha rockets landed early Monday in the … 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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