Syria: Arms depot explosion kills 39, injures scores in Idlib
13th Aug 2018

Syria: Arms depot explosion kills 39, injures scores in Idlib

By Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA): At least 39 people, including 12 children, were killed when an arms depot exploded in a residential building, in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province on Sunday, according to the White Helmets civil defense agency. … Continued

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition kills 50 civilians, majority children in air attack
10th Aug 2018

Yemen: Saudi-led coalition kills 50 civilians, majority children in air attack

Saudi-led coalition air strikes on Thursday killed 50 people, including children traveling on a bus through a market, in Saada [Sa’dah] province, Yemen, according to Health official and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The coalition denied targeting … Continued

Afghanistan: Death toll from Shia Muslim mosque bombing climbs to 39
5th Aug 2018

Afghanistan: Death toll from Shia Muslim mosque bombing climbs to 39

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA & The Muslim News): The death toll from Friday’s twin suicide-bombing in a Shia Muslim mosque of Gardez city, Paktia Province rose to 39 on Saturday. 81 worshippers during Friday Prayers in … Continued

Yemen: 56 civilians killed, 90 injured by Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in Hodeidah
3rd Aug 2018

Yemen: 56 civilians killed, 90 injured by Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in Hodeidah

(The Muslim News): At least 56 civilians have been killed and 90 injured  in the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah in air bombings carried out by Saudi and UAE-led coalition Thursday according local media. Many casualties include children and young … Continued

Afghanistan: 26 killed in attacks across the country
1st Aug 2018

Afghanistan: 26 killed in attacks across the country

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Dozens of people were killed in two separate attacks across Afghanistan on Tuesday. At least 11 civilians, including women and children, were killed and 31 wounded in a roadside blast in western … Continued

Syria: Suicide bombings by Daesh leaves 220 dead in SW Syria
26th Jul 2018

Syria: Suicide bombings by Daesh leaves 220 dead in SW Syria

By Mahmoud Barakat (AA & The Muslim News): 220 people were killed Wednesday in a series of suicide bombings in southwestern Syria, the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported. There were four blasts, one of which was carried out by … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack in Kabul kills 7
16th Jul 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack in Kabul kills 7

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least seven people were killed in a suicide attack on Afghanistan’s Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development in the capital Kabul on Sunday, officials and local media confirmed. Najib Danish, spokesman … Continued

Afghanistan: Attack on education office in Jalalabad kills 10
12th Jul 2018

Afghanistan: Attack on education office in Jalalabad kills 10

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 10 people were killed in an armed assault on an education office in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, an official confirmed. Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, told Anadolu Agency … Continued

UN urges Jordan to open its border to thousands of Syrian refugees
6th Jul 2018

UN urges Jordan to open its border to thousands of Syrian refugees

By Fatih Erel   GENEVA (AA): The UN on Thursday called on Jordan to open its border and provide temporary shelter to tens of thousands of Syrian people fleeing airstrikes in southwestern Syria. “I am gravely concerned for the civilian … Continued

UN rights office: UAE troops tortured, abused Yemenis
4th Jul 2018

UN rights office: UAE troops tortured, abused Yemenis

By Bayram Altug   GENEVA (AA) – A number of Yemeni detainees have been subjected to ill-treatment, torture and sexual abuse by United Arab Emirates (UAE) soldiers, the UN Human Rights Office in Geneva said on Tuesday . “We have … Continued

Iran: President Rouhani dismisses call for resignation of gov’t
28th Jun 2018

Iran: President Rouhani dismisses call for resignation of gov’t

By Ahmet Dursun   TEHRAN (AA): Iranian president Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday dismissed the calls by demonstrators for resignation of some ministers amid country’s worsening economic situation. Speaking to a local TV channel, Rouhani ruled out the possibility of his … Continued

US: Trump wants Qatar-Gulf row to end as it ‘benefits Iran’
27th Jun 2018

US: Trump wants Qatar-Gulf row to end as it ‘benefits Iran’

By Safvan Allahverdi   WASHINGTON (AA): President Donald Trump wants the dispute between Qatar and Gulf nations to be resolved, as it only “benefits Iran”, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday. Pompeo spoke at a meeting with Qatari Foreign … Continued

Yemen: 9 civilians killed in Saudi coalition airstrike
27th Jun 2018

Yemen: 9 civilians killed in Saudi coalition airstrike

By Murat al-Arifi and Ali Oweida   SANA’A (AA): At least nine civilians were “mistakenly” killed on Tuesday and another 11 wounded in an air raid by the Saudi-led coalition in western Yemen’s Hudaydah province, a local military source said. … Continued

Iraq: US airstrikes kill 22 Hashd al-Shaabi fighters
19th Jun 2018

Iraq: US airstrikes kill 22 Hashd al-Shaabi fighters

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA): Iraq’s Hashd al-Shaabi military force said Monday that 22 of its members had been killed in airstrikes carried out by U.S.-led coalition warplanes near Iraq’s border with Syria. Incorporated into the Iraqi Armed Forces … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 10 in Nangarhar province
18th Jun 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack kills 10 in Nangarhar province

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A suicide attack in Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province claimed at least ten lives on Sunday amid cease-fire in the war-ravaged country, an official said. Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, told … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack at ministry kills 13 in Kabul
12th Jun 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack at ministry kills 13 in Kabul

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 13 people were killed and more than 30 others wounded in a suicide attack on the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MoRRD) in the Afghan capital Kabul, an official … Continued

Iraq: Twin bombing kills 18, injures 100 in Sadr City
7th Jun 2018

Iraq: Twin bombing kills 18, injures 100 in Sadr City

By Ali Semerci   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 18 people were killed and 100 injured Wednesday in twin suicide blasts in the Iraqi capital, according to a hospital authority and a local police officer. The blasts occurred when unidentified terrorists … Continued

Syria: Human Rights report slams hundreds of civilians killed in US-led raid on Raqqah
6th Jun 2018

Syria: Human Rights report slams hundreds of civilians killed in US-led raid on Raqqah

By Sadik Kedir   (AA): The U.S., France, and Britain should admit to the hundreds of civilians they killed in their raid last year in Raqqah, Syria, calling it a “war of annihilation,” Amnesty International argued on Tuesday. “From amid … Continued

Afghanistan: Suicide attack targets Kabul scholars against terrorism, 14 killed
5th Jun 2018

Afghanistan: Suicide attack targets Kabul scholars against terrorism, 14 killed

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 14 people were killed and some 20 wounded in a suicide bomb attack targeting a gathering of religious scholars in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Monday, according to police. “Tight security … Continued

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12, injures 11 in Baghdad
24th May 2018

Iraq: Suicide bombing kills 12, injures 11 in Baghdad

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA): At least twelve Iraqi civilians were killed Thursday in a suicide bombing north of the capital, according to a security source. The suicide bombers targeted a park in the al-Shuala area north of Baghdad, … 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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