Pakistan: 19 killed, 30 injured in Sufi shrine blast in Balochistan
6th Oct 2017

Pakistan: 19 killed, 30 injured in Sufi shrine blast in Balochistan

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Nineteen people were killed and 30 others injured in a suicide blast at a shrine in southwestern Balochistan province on Thursday, according to officials and local media reports. A suspected suicide bomber blew … Continued

Pakistani army accuses India of killing 6 civilians along border
22nd Sep 2017

Pakistani army accuses India of killing 6 civilians along border

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): Pakistani military accused Indian border forces of killing at least six civilians, including two women during “unprovoked” shelling and firing along the eastern border between the two nuclear-armed countries. 20 others were injured … Continued

India: 22 drown as boat capsizes in northern India
15th Sep 2017

India: 22 drown as boat capsizes in northern India

By Shuriah Niazi   New Delhi (AA): At least 22 people were killed on Thursday in northern India when a boat carrying 50 people capsized, local media reported. “The boat was carrying more passengers than its capacity,” District Magistrate, Bhavani … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: Militants storm major police base killing Indian forces
27th Aug 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: Militants storm major police base killing Indian forces

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu-Kashmir, India (AA):  Four Indian paramilitary personnel, four policemen and three militants were killed in southern Jammu-Kashmir when a major police base came under attack Saturday, top police official told local media. The incident took … Continued

Indian court rules against ‘triple talaq’ for Muslims
23rd Aug 2017

Indian court rules against ‘triple talaq’ for Muslims

By Shuriah Niazi   NEW DELHI (AA): The Islamic practice of instant divorce was declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court on Tuesday. The court voted by 3-2 against the tradition whereby a Muslim man can divorce his wife by saying … Continued

India: 23 dead, 150 injured as train derails in Uttar Pradesh
20th Aug 2017

India: 23 dead, 150 injured as train derails in Uttar Pradesh

By Shuriah Niazi   New Delhi (AA): At least 23 people were killed and 150  others injured after a passenger train derailed in northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh on Saturday, governmental officials said. The incident took place in the … Continued

Bangladesh: Floods kill 61 in last 5 days
18th Aug 2017

Bangladesh: Floods kill 61 in last 5 days

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA): More than 60 people have died in flood and natural disasters in the north and northeast parts of Bangladesh since August 12, an emergency official said Thursday. Naznin Shamima, officer-in-charge of the Control Room at the Department … Continued

Pakistan: Attack on army vehicle kills 15 in Quetta
13th Aug 2017

Pakistan: Attack on army vehicle kills 15 in Quetta

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least 15 people were killed and some 40 injured, eight of the wounded were in critical condition, in a suicide attack on an army vehicle in southwestern Pakistan on Saturday night, according … Continued

Pakistan: Deadly dengue fever outbreak in northern Pakistan
11th Aug 2017

Pakistan: Deadly dengue fever outbreak in northern Pakistan

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD (AA):- More than 350 people in the northern city of Peshawar have been diagnosed with dengue hemorrhagic fever, a local doctor said Thursday. The Khyber Teaching Hospital have tested 359 patients positive for the fever, … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: Two Kashmiri militants, two Indian soldiers killed
3rd Aug 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: Two Kashmiri militants, two Indian soldiers killed

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu Kashmir, India (AA): Two Kashmiri militants and two soldiers of the Indian Army were killed in two separate gunfights in the disputed Jammu Kashmir region on Thursday morning. A major of the Indian Army … Continued

Pakistan: Shehbaz Sharif named the new prime minister
30th Jul 2017

Pakistan: Shehbaz Sharif named the new prime minister

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Pakistan’s ruling party on Saturday named chief minister of the Punjab province, Shehbaz Sharif, as the country’s new prime minister, following the disqualification of former premier Nawaz Sharif by the Supreme Court in … Continued

Pakistan: 8 dead in new border clash with India
20th Jul 2017

Pakistan: 8 dead in new border clash with India

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Eight people, including five Indian soldiers, two civilians and a Pakistani soldier were killed on Wednesday in new clashes along the Line of Control, a de facto border that divides the Kashmir valley, … Continued

Pakistan: 4 Pakistani troops killed along Kashmir Line of Control
17th Jul 2017

Pakistan: 4 Pakistani troops killed along Kashmir Line of Control

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Four Pakistani soldiers are believed to have been killed when their vehicle fell into a river along the de facto border region of Kashmir after Indian forces allegedly hit it, according to Pakistan … Continued

India: Hindu mob brutally assaults Muslim family on the train
15th Jul 2017

India: Hindu mob brutally assaults Muslim family on the train

By Shuriah Niazi   NEW DELHI (AA): A Muslim family was brutally assaulted by a mob in a passenger train in northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, one of the victims said. The incident took place on the Shikohabad-Kasgang passenger … Continued

Pakistan: 18 more dead in monsoon rains bringing total to 61
14th Jul 2017

Pakistan: 18 more dead in monsoon rains bringing total to 61

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): At least 18 people were killed and 30 others injured in rain-related incidents in different parts of the country since Tuesday, taking the death toll to 61 in past two weeks, an official … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir shuts down, protests erupt
9th Jul 2017

Jammu & Kashmir shuts down, protests erupt

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA): The disputed Jammu and Kashmir state on Saturday observed a complete shutdown to mark the first anniversary of the death of local militant commander, Burhan Wani. Fearing pro-independence protests and … Continued

Bangladesh: Rights watch says to stop enforced disappearances
7th Jul 2017

Bangladesh: Rights watch says to stop enforced disappearances

ANKARA, Turkey (AA): Bangladesh law enforcement agencies have illegally detained hundreds of people including opposition activists since 2013, and held them in secret without producing them before courts, according to a Human Rights Watch report on Thursday. Titled “‘We Don’t … Continued

India: Indian PM finally decries mob lynching against Muslims
30th Jun 2017

India: Indian PM finally decries mob lynching against Muslims

By Shuriah Niazi NEW DELHI (AA): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday warned cow vigilantes against indulging in violence in the name of cow protection after large number of demonstrations against the violence.. This is the first time that … Continued

Pakistan: Death toll in oil tanker fire rises to 157
27th Jun 2017

Pakistan: Death toll in oil tanker fire rises to 157

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): The death toll in Sunday’s oil tanker blast in northeastern Pakistan has shot up to 157 as 17 more people succumbed to their injuries at hospitals, officials and local media reported on Monday, … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: 2 Kashmiris killed in gunbattle with Indian soldiers
26th Jun 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: 2 Kashmiris killed in gunbattle with Indian soldiers

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA): Two suspected militants were killed and three Indian soldiers were injured during an overnight clash at a school in Srinagar city in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, according to Indian … 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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