18th Jun 2015

Ramadan 2015 messages from politicians

Rt Hon David Cameron, MP, Prime Minister I’d like to send my very best wishes to everyone observing the holy month of Ramadan. It’s a hugely important time as Muslims in Britain and across the world mark the foundation of … Continued

27th Jul 2014

Eid moon sighting possiblities, Muslims in South Africa have declared Eid

  Assalamu ‘Alaykum   Eid Mubarak Muslims in South Africa have declared Eid as moon was sighted there. “The United Ulama Council of South Africa’s (UUCSA) Central Hilaal Committee has confirmed that the Hilaal (Crescent) for the month of Shawwal … Continued

24th Jul 2014

India: Shiv Sena MP caught force-feeding fasting Muslim employee, sparks outrage

    (India Times): The parliament erupted in anger after television footage showed a Shiv Sena leader apparently trying to force-feed a Muslim man during the fasting month of Ramadan. Opposition Congress MPs launched raucous protests in the parliament, saying … Continued

4th Jul 2014

Saudi Arabia: Sprinklers ease Ramadan hardship

  [Muslims wait for the call to Maghreb prayer to break their Ramadan fast in the courtyard of the Prophet’s Mosque. (photo by Yusuf Mohammad)] By YUSUF MOHAMMAD Madinah, (Arab News): Temperatures in the courtyards of the Prophet’s Mosque in … Continued

3rd Jul 2014

Radio Ramadan Listings

Radio Ramadan Listings: http://www.muslimnews.co.uk/newspaper/home-news/11007-2/

3rd Jul 2014

Ramadan month is to attain spiritual purification

  This year over 2.7 million British Muslims will fast during the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. The blessed month is regarded as a time of self-reflection, worship and spiritual purification. In many ways, Ramadan is a period of … Continued

3rd Jul 2014

Many Muslim footballers will fast during World Cup

  Manchester United’s Marouane Fellaini, Fulham’s Moussa Dembele and Newcastle United player Cheick Tioté are amongst the Premier League players who will fast during the World Cup, for the first time since 1986. Detailed story visit http://muslimnews.co.uk/newspaper/sport/many-muslim-footballers-will-fast-world-cup/  

3rd Jul 2014

Ramadan messages: political leaders

  Ramadan messages from UK political leaders: Prime Minister, David Cameron, Deputy Prime Minister, & Leader of Liberal Democrats, Nick Clegg, Opposition Leader, & Leader of Labour Party, Ed Miliband, Shadow Justice Secretary & Shadow Lord Chancellor, Sadiq Khan, First Minister … Continued

3rd Jul 2014

Moonsighting for Ramadhan 1435

Moonsighting for Ramadhan 1435 The Astronomical New Moon is on Friday June 27, 201 4 at 8:08 GMT. There is very small possibility of m oonsighting by telescope in South America on that d ay. On June 28, the moon … Continued

3rd Jul 2014

Upload your Ramadan pics

The Muslim News invites its readers to share their Ramadan experiences through a range of filters this month. From selfies at Sehri, to iftar with the family, we value your insight into the daily lives of British Muslims this Ramadan. … Continued

8th Aug 2013

عid Mubarak

We bid farewell to the blessed month of Ramadan, a month that brought us closer to God and uplifted our spirituality; a month that unites the Muslim ummah in fasting and prayers; a month that made our hearts tender towards our … Continued

25th Jul 2013

Moon for Shawwal 1434

  The Astronomical New Moon is on August 6, 2013 (Tuesday) at 21:51 GMT. This moon is not visible anywhere on August 6. On August 7, it may be visible only in South America and Polynesian Islands. On August 8, … Continued

23rd Jul 2013

Saudi Arabia: Businesses want more working hours in Ramadan

   [Shop owners are offering bonuses to encourage their employees to work longer hours during Ramadan to meet demand.] By Diana Al-Jassem Jeddah, (Arab News): Reducing the number of working hours confuses markets’ needs in Ramadan, according to business experts. … Continued

20th Jul 2013

Malaysia: It is work as usual for Muslim firemen during Ramadan

Photos by JAROD LIM and AZMAN GHANI     By JAROD LIM The Star on Line: ENSURING the safety of the public and property during Ramadan is no easy task for Muslim fire-and-rescue personnel. However, most of them say going … Continued

12th Jul 2013

Qatar: Scores hospitalised for overeating on first of Ramadan

Al Ahli Hospital staff say they are seeing between 10-15 gastritis cases daily as a result of overeating. Qatari hospitals have begun receiving scores of patients suffering severe abdominal pains as a result of overeating during the first night of … Continued

11th Jul 2013

Palestine: Israelis enter al-Aqsa on first day of Ramadan, chant anti-Arab slogans

Dozens of Israelis escorted by police forces entered the al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem on Wednesday, the first day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, a Palestinian official said. Close to 100 Israelis entered the compound through the Moroccan … Continued

8th Jul 2013

Indonesia: Muslims in Maluku start fasting on Monday

Maluku, (The Jakarta Post): Muslims in several villages in Ambon, Haruku, Saparua and Seram islands in Maluku province have started Ramadan fasting earlier than other Muslims in Indonesia as Religious Affairs Minister Suryadharma Ali on behalf the government will announce … Continued

7th Jul 2013

Ramadan, time to reflect

Ramadan is a time for devotion to God, and inner reflection, and Muslims try to achieve this through performing extra acts of worship, giving as much charity as possible, reflect on the Qur’an, and try to improve their behavioural conduct. … Continued

7th Jul 2013

Ramadan Radios 2013

List of radios transmitting during Ramadan. For full list: http://www.muslimnews.co.uk/newspaper/home-news/ramadan-radio-2013/

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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