Iraq: 319 killed in anti-govt protests since Oct 1
11th Nov 2019

Iraq: 319 killed in anti-govt protests since Oct 1

By Idris Okuducu   BAGHDAD (AA): The death toll from anti-government protests throughout Iraq has reached 319 since Oct.1, according to a statement by the Iraqi High Commission for Human Rights on Sunday. The commission also said 15,000 people were … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10
4th Nov 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban attack on convoy kills 10

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people were killed when Taliban terrorists attacked a security convoy in northern Afghanistan, an official confirmed on Sunday. The ambush took place in Nusai district of the remote northern … Continued

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria
3rd Nov 2019

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria

By Sena Guler   (AA): 13 civilians were killed and some 20 others injured in bomb laden bomb attack which targeted a marketplace in the district center of  border town Tal Abyad, Northern Syria, which is being occupied by Turkey. Turkey-backed … Continued

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria
2nd Nov 2019

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria

By Mohamad Misto and Omer Koparan   ANKARA, Turkey, (AA): U.S. troops have begun rebuilding a military base in the south of Ayn al-Arab, or Kobani, which was previously evacuated during Turkey’s anti-terror operation in northern Syria. According to Anadolu … Continued

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid
28th Oct 2019

Trump says Daesh terrorist chief al-Baghdadi killed in US raid

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON (AA) – Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the man who led the Daesh terror organization as it swept up large swaths of Iraq and Syria, has been killed in a U.S. night time raid in northwestern Syria, President … Continued

Iraq: 42 killed, hundreds injured in protests
26th Oct 2019

Iraq: 42 killed, hundreds injured in protests

By Haydar Karaalp   BAGHDAD (AA):  At least 42 people were killed and more than 2,300 others injured in Iraq on Friday during anti-government protests that erupted near Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone, according to Iraq’s rights commission. In a statement, … Continued

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque
19th Oct 2019

Afghanistan: Bomb blasts kills 62 during Friday prayers in mosque

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA)  The death toll from twin blasts that targeted a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Friday rose to 62, officials confirmed. The horrendous bombings rocked Haska Maina district of the eastern Nangarhar province. … Continued

‘Turkish operation in Syria to be paused for YPG’s withdrawal’
18th Oct 2019

‘Turkish operation in Syria to be paused for YPG’s withdrawal’

By Burak Bir and Erdogan Cagatay Zontur   ANKARA (AA): Turkey will pause its “anti-terror operation” in northern Syria to allow the withdrawal of YPG from the planned safe zone, said a joint Turkish-U.S. statement on Thursday. Following the meetings … Continued

Iraq: Death toll climbs to 100 as protests spread
5th Oct 2019

Iraq: Death toll climbs to 100 as protests spread

By Arif Yusuf and Hamdi Yıldız   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 100 people have been killed since anti-government protests erupted across Iraq earlier this week, according to the country’s health ministry. More than 2,500 people have also been injured since … Continued

Iraq: Death toll from protests climbs to 12
3rd Oct 2019

Iraq: Death toll from protests climbs to 12

By Arif Yusuf and Hamdi Yildiz   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 12 people have been killed in anti-government protests across Iraq which began earlier this week, hospital sources said Thursday.A curfew is in effect in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. Seven … Continued

Yemen: 16 civilians, incl 7 children killed in Saudi-led attacks
25th Sep 2019

Yemen: 16 civilians, incl 7 children killed in Saudi-led attacks

By Mohamed al-Samei   SANA’A (AA): At least 16 civilians, including seven children, were killed in Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in central Yemen on Tuesday, according to the Houthi rebel group. In a statement, rebel spokesman Yahya Sarei said two airstrikes … Continued

Yemen: Houthis propose truce with Saudi Arabia
21st Sep 2019

Yemen: Houthis propose truce with Saudi Arabia

By Murad al-Urayfi   (AA): Yemen’s Houthi rebel group announced Friday that they had halted attacks on Saudi Arabia and called on Riyadh to make a similar move. “We announce the cessation of targeting the territory of Saudi Arabia with … Continued

Afghanistan: US drone strike kills scores of Afghan civilians
20th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: US drone strike kills scores of Afghan civilians

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Scores of civilians were killed in a U.S. drone strike early Thursday in eastern Afghanistan close to the Tora Bora mountains. Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the governor of the restive Nangarhar province, … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide truck bombing kills 20
19th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide truck bombing kills 20

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): An early morning suicide truck bombing by Taliban killed at least 20 people in southern Afghanistan on Thursday, an official confirmed. The massive bombing hitting the main public hospital in Qalat, capital … Continued

Afghanistan: Explosion targets Afghan president’s rally, 24 killed
18th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Explosion targets Afghan president’s rally, 24 killed

By Riyaz ul Khaliq   (AA): At least 24 people were killed in Afghanistan in a Taliban-claimed bomb attack on a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, local media reported. “An explosion occurred midday as President Ghani began … Continued

Syria: Car bombing kills 12 in Aleppo province
16th Sep 2019

Syria: Car bombing kills 12 in Aleppo province

  By Adham Kako and Omer Koparan   ALEPPO, Syria (AA): At least 12 civilians were killed and dozens injured on Sunday in a car bomb attack in the Cobanbey town of Syria’s Aleppo province near the Turkish border. The … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide bombing kills 4 soldiers in Kabul
13th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban suicide bombing kills 4 soldiers in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A Taliban-claimed suicide car bombing killed at least four soldiers and injuring three in the Afghan capital Kabul near the headquarters of the army’s commando forces, an official statement said Thursday. A minibus … Continued

Syria: Turkey, US begin joint patrols for Syria safe zone
8th Sep 2019

Syria: Turkey, US begin joint patrols for Syria safe zone

By Rauf Maltas SANLIURFA, Turkey (AA): First joint Turkish-U.S. ground patrols begin Sunday for a planned safe zone east of Euphrates in Syria as Turkish military enters into Syrian territory. The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) and U.S. Armed Forces initiated … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban bombing rocks diplomatic enclave in Kabul kills 12
6th Sep 2019

Afghanistan: Taliban bombing rocks diplomatic enclave in Kabul kills 12

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A massive suicide car bombing by Taliban rocked Afghan capital Kabul’s diplomatic enclave on Thursday, an official said. The Health Ministry has confirmed 12 people were killed, 10 civilians and one US … Continued

UN: Possible war crimes committed in Yemen
4th Sep 2019

UN: Possible war crimes committed in Yemen

By Fatih Hafiz Mehmet   (AA): Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Yemeni government and Houthis have violated international human rights laws in Yemen, the UN said on Tuesday. A report by the Group of International and Regional Eminent Experts … 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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