Afghans devastated by Australian troops’ killing civilians ‘for sport’
19th Nov 2020

Afghans devastated by Australian troops’ killing civilians ‘for sport’

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Afghans have expressed outrage over the latest revelations that Australian special forces killed dozens of civilians ‘for sport’ as revealed in an official secret investigation commissioned by the Canberra government. Australian authorities on … Continued

Saudi Arabia: 4 hurt in blast at Jeddah WWI memorial
12th Nov 2020

Saudi Arabia: 4 hurt in blast at Jeddah WWI memorial

By Ali Abo Rezeg, Mahmoud Barakat and Ali Semerci   ANKARA/ISTANBUL (AA): At least four people were injured in what French officials described as a “bomb attack” during Armistice Day.ceremony Wednesday in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, according to media reports. France’s … Continued

Afghanistan: 19 killed as Daesh armed assailants attack Kabul University
3rd Nov 2020

Afghanistan: 19 killed as Daesh armed assailants attack Kabul University

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 19 students and teachers were killed and 22 wounded when unknown assailants stormed Kabul University in the Afghan capital Monday following multiple blasts and a gunfight, officials confirmed. While the … Continued

Turkey: 25 killed, 804 injured from quake in Izmir
31st Oct 2020

Turkey: 25 killed, 804 injured from quake in Izmir

By Jeyhun Aliyev and Erdogan Cagatay Zontur   ANKARA (AA): Twenty-five people were killed and at least 804 injured when a magnitude-6.6 earthquake jolted Izmir on the Turkish Aegean on Friday, the Disaster Management Agency Authority (AFAD) said Saturday. At … Continued

Afghanistan: 24 killed in Daesh suicide attack in Kabul’s Shia Hazara neighbourhood
25th Oct 2020

Afghanistan: 24 killed in Daesh suicide attack in Kabul’s Shia Hazara neighbourhood

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The death toll in Afghanistan’s capital climbed to 24 on Sunday after a suicide bombing the previous day, officials confirmed. According to the Interior Ministry, 57 others in Kabul were injured in … Continued

Sudan: Palestinians condemn normalization ties with Israel
24th Oct 2020

Sudan: Palestinians condemn normalization ties with Israel

By Mohammed Alamin   KHARTOUM, Sudan (AA): Sudan declared official normalization of relations with Israel and a halt to any aggression with the Jewish state, Sudanese state television reported Friday. The normalisation has been condemned by Palestinians A joint statement … Continued

Afghanistan: Car bombing Ghor province kills 20
19th Oct 2020

Afghanistan: Car bombing Ghor province kills 20

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 20 people were killed and over 120 others wounded in a car bombing in the central Ghor province of Afghanistan on Sunday, officials confirmed. The incident took place in Feroz … Continued

Azerbaijan: Armenian attack kills 12 civilians in Ganja
17th Oct 2020

Azerbaijan: Armenian attack kills 12 civilians in Ganja

By Ruslan Rehimov BAKU, Azerbaijan (AA) – Twelve civilians were killed, including two children, and more than 40 others injured, demolishing large number of apartment buildings, after the Armenian army struck Azerbaijan’s second-largest city, Ganja, with missile attacks, the General … Continued

Azerbaijan vows retaliation against Nagorno-Karabakh Armenian attacks
12th Oct 2020

Azerbaijan vows retaliation against Nagorno-Karabakh Armenian attacks

By Havva Kara Aydin and Emre Gurkan Abay   ANKARA, MOSCOW (AA):  Azerbaijan vowed Sunday a “befitting retaliation” against Armenia’s attacks which targeted Azerbaijani settlements despite a humanitarian cease-fire in place. “The Armenian side aims to recapture the liberated territories. … Continued

Armenian & Azerbaijan fighting continue killing hundreds
5th Oct 2020

Armenian & Azerbaijan fighting continue killing hundreds

By Ruslan Rehimov   BAKU, Azerbaijan (AA):- Armenian forces on Sunday launched a missile attack on the Khizi and Absheron regions of Azerbaijan, according to a senior presidential official. Fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan over Nagorno-Karabakh continues. Hundreds have died … Continued

Saudi Arabia resumes Umrah after 6-month hiatus
4th Oct 2020

Saudi Arabia resumes Umrah after 6-month hiatus

By Ali Semerci MAKKAH (AA):  Saudi Arabian authorities on Sunday re-opened the Muslim holy places for Umrah pilgrimage on Sunday after a six-month hiatus due to the novel coronavirus. Following coronavirus protocols, the first batch of Umrah pilgrims arrived in … Continued

UK: London Mayor latest to boycott Saudi Arabia summit
2nd Oct 2020

UK: London Mayor latest to boycott Saudi Arabia summit

By Abdul-Jabbar Abu Ras   ISTANBUL (AA): The Mayor of London will not participate in the Urban 20 summit being hosted by Saudi Arabia, British media reported on Wednesday. Sadiq Khan has joined the mayors of Paris and two US … Continued

Afghanistan: Landmine blast kills 15 civilians incl children
29th Sep 2020

Afghanistan: Landmine blast kills 15 civilians incl children

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 15 people were killed in a landmine blast in Afghanistan’s central Daikundi province, officials confirmed Tuesday. Nasrullah Ghori, spokesman for the provincial governor, told Anadolu Agency the incident took place in … Continued

Azerbaijan issues final warning to Armenia on civilian attacks
28th Sep 2020

Azerbaijan issues final warning to Armenia on civilian attacks

By Ruslan Rehimov   BAKU (AA):- Azerbaijan issued a final warning Monday to Armenia, which is continuing to attack civilian settlements. The Defense Ministry said in a statement that the Azerbaijani city of Terter has been under fire from Armenian … Continued

UAE signs contracts with Israeli firms on UN blacklist
24th Sep 2020

UAE signs contracts with Israeli firms on UN blacklist

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Emirati companies have signed contracts with Israeli firms and banks blacklisted by the United Nations for supporting illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank, an investigation by Anadolu Agency has revealed. In February, the UN released a … Continued

Turkey: 104-year-old woman recovers from COVID-19
22nd Sep 2020

Turkey: 104-year-old woman recovers from COVID-19

By Emin Tezerdi   ADIYAMAN, Turkey (AA): A 104-year-old Turkish woman successfully recovered from the coronavirus after 19-day treatment. Beyaz Kaplan was discharged from the hospital on Monday as she tested negative almost three weeks after contracting the novel coronavirus, … Continued

Somalia: Suicide attack by al-Shabaab outside mosque kills 6
12th Sep 2020

Somalia: Suicide attack by al-Shabaab outside mosque kills 6

By Mohammed Dhaysane   GAROWE, Somalia (AA): At least six people, including a security guard and two civilians, were killed and twenty others wounded in a suicide attack outside a mosque in southern Somalia on Friday, an official said. The … Continued

Arab League slammed for not condemning UAE-Israel deal
11th Sep 2020

Arab League slammed for not condemning UAE-Israel deal

ISTANBUL (AA): The Arab League faced fierce criticism on social media platforms after it dropped a Palestinian draft resolution condemning the UAE-Israel normalization deal. On Wednesday, an Arab League meeting at the level of foreign ministers was held via video … Continued

‘UAE, Saudi Arabia allowed Israel onto Yemen’s Socotra’
2nd Sep 2020

‘UAE, Saudi Arabia allowed Israel onto Yemen’s Socotra’

By Mubarak Mohamed   SANA’A (AA): A Yemeni tribal leader on Tuesday accused the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia of letting Israel onto the Yemeni island of Socotra. The accusation came in a statement by Issa Salem bin Yaqut, … Continued

Israel bombing Syria kills two, injures seven soldiers
1st Sep 2020

Israel bombing Syria kills two, injures seven soldiers

By Seda Sevencan   ANKARA (AA): Israel’s military fired missiles Monday on areas south of Syria’s capital Damascus attacking Syrian forces, state media reported. The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) said the attack was directed from the occupied Syrian Golan … 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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