Iraq: One person killed, scores injured as Shia Muslim pilgrims stampede
24th Apr 2017

Iraq: One person killed, scores injured as Shia Muslim pilgrims stampede

By Ali Jawad   BAGHDAD (AA): One elderly man was killed, 250 of Shia Muslim pilgrims were injured in a stampede in Baghdad on Sunday, panicked by rumors a suicide bomber was about to blow himself up, according to an … Continued

Iraq: 90 civilians killed in Mosul fight
23rd Apr 2017

Iraq: 90 civilians killed in Mosul fight

By Ahmed Qasim and Ibrahim Salih   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): At least 90 civilians were reportedly killed in deadly clashes between Iraqi forces and Daesh terrorists in western Mosul. An Iraqi Rapid Response officer said the victims had been caught … Continued

Afghanistan: Over 100 killed in Taliban attack
23rd Apr 2017

Afghanistan: Over 100 killed in Taliban attack

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Over 100 casualties took place among Afghan soldiers in the Taliban’s attack on an army corps headquarters in northern Balkh province on Friday, according to the Ministry of Defense on Saturday. While … Continued

Israeli jets hit targets in Syria, following US missile attacks
22nd Apr 2017

Israeli jets hit targets in Syria, following US missile attacks

By Turgut Alp Boyraz   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli jets on Friday hit several targets in Syria in response to rocket attacks from the war-torn country, the military said in a written statement. The attack came after two rockets fired from … Continued

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb attack kills 16 in W Mosul
19th Apr 2017

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb attack kills 16 in W Mosul

By Ahmed Qassem   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): At least 16 people were killed in a Tuesday car-bomb attack carried out by the Daesh terrorist group in western Mosul, according to an Iraqi military source. Army Captain Khader al-Asadi told Anadolu … Continued

Syria: Blast kills at least 112 Shia Muslim evacuees, many of them children
16th Apr 2017

Syria: Blast kills at least 112 Shia Muslim evacuees, many of them children

By Adham Kako, Levent Tok and Mehmet Kemal Firik   ISTANBUL, Turkey (AA): At least 112 people were killed Saturday when a blast in southern Aleppo hit buses ferrying Syrians evacuated from two besieged Shia Muslim towns, a civil defense … Continued

Iraq & Syria:  US led coalition & Russia kill hundreds of civilians
14th Apr 2017

Iraq & Syria: US led coalition & Russia kill hundreds of civilians

  By Alex Hopkins on April 13, 2017 (Airwars): March was the deadliest month ever recorded by Airwars during the Coalition’s campaign in Iraq and Syria. This coincided with the greatest number of munitions dropped by the allies so far in … Continued

Afghanistan divided on US mega-bomb drop on Daesh hideouts
14th Apr 2017

Afghanistan divided on US mega-bomb drop on Daesh hideouts

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The Kabul government has defended the dropping of “Mother of All Bombs” by U.S. forces Thursday on suspected Daesh hideouts in eastern Afghanonistan bordering Pakistan, killing 36 Daesh militants. Neither the US … Continued

Iraq: US-led coalition raid kills 13 Iraqi civilians in Mosul
13th Apr 2017

Iraq: US-led coalition raid kills 13 Iraqi civilians in Mosul

By Mohammed Walid, Ibrahim Saleh   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): At least 13 civilians were killed by a U.S.-led coalition airstrike in western Mosul on Wednesday, according to a local Air Force pilot. The raid targeted several houses in Al-Yarmouk neighborhood, … Continued

Iraq: US-led coalition strike kills 3 family members in Mosul
12th Apr 2017

Iraq: US-led coalition strike kills 3 family members in Mosul

By Mohammed Walid   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): Three members of the same family were killed by a U.S.-led coalition in Iraq’s northern city of Mosul, according to a local anti-terrorism officer. Last month, Amnesty International slammed the U.S. for deadly … Continued

Iraq: Suspected Daesh gas attack kills 4 in E Mosul
11th Apr 2017

Iraq: Suspected Daesh gas attack kills 4 in E Mosul

By Ahmed Qassem   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): At least four civilians were killed Monday in the army-held eastern side of Mosul by a chlorine gas attack by the Daesh terrorist group, according to an Iraqi security source. “Three rockets fell … Continued

Russia: Kremlin accuses US of reluctance to interact over Syria
11th Apr 2017

Russia: Kremlin accuses US of reluctance to interact over Syria

By Diyar Guldogan   ANKARA (AA): The Kremlin accused the U.S. of showing complete reluctance to interact over Syria by launching missile strikes on an Assad regime military base in the country. “The American side in this way [by firing … Continued

US ‘prepared to do more’ after Syria strike
8th Apr 2017

US ‘prepared to do more’ after Syria strike

By Canberk Yuksel   NEW YORK (AA): The U.S.’s strike on Syria in response to a chemical weapons attack was a “very measured step”, Washington’s envoy to the UN said Friday. “We took a very measured step last night. We … Continued

Syria: US strikes airbase in Syria after suspected chemical attack
7th Apr 2017

Syria: US strikes airbase in Syria after suspected chemical attack

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S. on Thursday fired 59 Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian military airbase American officials believe was used to carry out a deadly suspected chemical attack, the Pentagon confirmed. Six people were killed in … Continued

Syria: Syrian airstrike in Idlib targeted chemical arms lab, says Russia
5th Apr 2017

Syria: Syrian airstrike in Idlib targeted chemical arms lab, says Russia

Russian news agency, Tass,  quoting the Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman said a Syrian airstrike on the eastern outskirts of Khan Sheikhun, in Idlib, Syria, on Tuesday targeted workshops to produce chemical-laden projectiles. 100 people were killed in a chemical attack … Continued

Iraq: Vehicle bomb attack kills 15 in Baghdad
30th Mar 2017

Iraq: Vehicle bomb attack kills 15 in Baghdad

By Haydar Hadi   BAGHDAD (AA & The Musilm News): At least 15 people were killed Wednesday and 40 others injured when a vehicle bomb exploded at a checkpoint at the southern entrance this capital city, security sources said. A … Continued

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb kills dozens in W Mosul
22nd Mar 2017

Iraq: Daesh car-bomb kills dozens in W Mosul

By Serhad Shakir   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): Dozens of civilians were reportedly killed when a U.S.-led coalition airstrike targeted a Daesh car-bomb in western Mosul, a local official told Anadolu Agency. “A U.S.-led coalition warplane targeted an explosive-laden vehicle driven … Continued

US: Trump vows accelerated anti-Daesh support, says Abadi
21st Mar 2017

US: Trump vows accelerated anti-Daesh support, says Abadi

By Michael Hernandez WASHINGTON (AA) – The administration of President Donald Trump has a greater desire to be more engaged in the fight against terrorism than its predecessor, Iraq’s prime minister said Monday. “I think they’re prepared to do more … Continued

Iraq: Car bomb attack kills 23 in Baghdad
21st Mar 2017

Iraq: Car bomb attack kills 23 in Baghdad

By Ibrahim Saleh   BAGHDAD (AA): At least 23 people were killed and 16 others injured Monday evening a car laden with explosives went off in a crowded shopping area in the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, according to a police … Continued

Israel threatens Syria after missiles fired at jets
20th Mar 2017

Israel threatens Syria after missiles fired at jets

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Days after the Syrian army claimed to have downed an Israeli jet, Israel’s defense minister on Sunday threatened to “destroy” Syrian air defense systems in case of any future encounters. Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman … 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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