Sri Lanka: Death toll from terrorists bombings rises to 359
24th Apr 2019

Sri Lanka: Death toll from terrorists bombings rises to 359

By Recep Sakar   (AA): The death toll from Sunday’s multiple terror attacks in Sri Lanka has risen to 359, a police official said. More than 500 have been injured. Large number of Muslims in Sri Lanka have been attacked … Continued

Sri Lanka: Death toll in in terror attacks roars to 290
22nd Apr 2019

Sri Lanka: Death toll in in terror attacks roars to 290

By Recep Sakar   (AA): Death toll from the multiple explosions targeting on churches and hotels has risen to 290 in Sri Lanka, according to the police early Monday. The Sri Lankan police have arrested 24 people in connection with … Continued

Sri Lanka: 138 killed, 400 injured in church and hotel bombings
21st Apr 2019

Sri Lanka: 138 killed, 400 injured in church and hotel bombings

The Muslim News & Agencies: 138 people were killed and more than 402 injured in multiple bomb attacks at three Sri Lankan churches and hotels in and around Colombo, on Easter Sunday, police said. Two of the blasts were suspected … Continued

India: Muslim marked with sacred Hindu sign in jail
20th Apr 2019

India: Muslim marked with sacred Hindu sign in jail

By Ahmad Adil   CHANDIGARH, India (AA): An Indian court called for an inquiry after a Muslim prisoner alleged that he was sealed with a sacred Hindu symbol during his detention, local media reported on Friday. “The case came to … Continued

Pakistan: Terrorists shoot dead 14 passengers in Balochistan
18th Apr 2019

Pakistan: Terrorists shoot dead 14 passengers in Balochistan

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Terrorists shot dead at least 14 passengers in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan Province on Thursday morning, an official and local media said. The gruesome incident — latest in a fresh flare-up of violence — … Continued

Pakistan:  Dozens killed as rains wreak havoc across Pakistan
17th Apr 2019

Pakistan: Dozens killed as rains wreak havoc across Pakistan

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Torrential rains followed by flashfloods have killed 39 and injured dozens in the last two days across Pakistan, officials and local media reported on Wednesday. According to the National Disaster Management Authority, a … Continued

Pakistan: Bomb blast kills 16 targeting Hazaras in Quetta
12th Apr 2019

Pakistan: Bomb blast kills 16 targeting Hazaras in Quetta

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): A powerful bomb blast in southwest Pakistan killed at least 16 people and injured 30 Friday morning, police said. The explosion occurred in the northern Hazarganji market outskirt of Quetta city, capital of … Continued

India: Muslim attacked by Hindus for allegedly selling beef
9th Apr 2019

India: Muslim attacked by Hindus for allegedly selling beef

By Shuriah Niazi   NEW DELHI (AA)- A Muslim man was attacked by a group of Hindus in India’s eastern state of Assam over the weekend for allegedly selling beef, according to media reports Monday. The attack on Shaukat Ali, … Continued

Bangladesh: 25 killed in Dhaka building fire
29th Mar 2019

Bangladesh: 25 killed in Dhaka building fire

By Md. Kamruzzaman   DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA): 25 people were killed on Thursday when a fire broke out in a high-rise building in Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka, officials said. At least 25 bodies have been recovered from the site, Shamim Hasan, … Continued

India: Muslim family attacked in their home by Hindu mob
24th Mar 2019

India: Muslim family attacked in their home by Hindu mob

By Ahmad Adil   CHANDIGARH, India (AA): With a Hindu mob telling them to “go to Pakistan,” a Muslim family was beaten with hockey sticks and iron rods in their house in northern India, officials and local media reported Saturday. … Continued

India: Hindus assault Kashmiri vendors in UP
8th Mar 2019

India: Hindus assault Kashmiri vendors in UP

By Shuriah Niazi   New Delhi (AA): Amid heightened tensions with Pakistan over Kashmir, two Kashmiri men have been assaulted by local Hindus in northern India, media reports said Thursday. The two men were abused, slapped and beaten with a … Continued

Jammu and Kashmir: 2 militants killed by Indian forces amid shutdown
6th Mar 2019

Jammu and Kashmir: 2 militants killed by Indian forces amid shutdown

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India, (AA): Two militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight with Indian armed forces in Tral area in the south of Kashmir, police said. Police spokesman Manoj Pandita in a statement … Continued

India returns body of Pakistani prisoner, beaten to death
3rd Mar 2019

India returns body of Pakistani prisoner, beaten to death

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): India on Saturday returned the body of a Pakistani prisoner who was beaten to death last month in reported retaliation over a deadly attack in Kashmir. The body was handed over to Pakistani … Continued

Jammu and Kashmir: 4 Indian forces, 1 civilian killed
2nd Mar 2019

Jammu and Kashmir: 4 Indian forces, 1 civilian killed

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India, (AA): Four personnel of Indian armed forces were killed in a gun battle with militants on Friday in Kashmir’s north, police said. “Two police personnel, two CRPF [paramilitary] personnel and a … Continued

Pakistan claims shooting down 2 Indian fighter jets
27th Feb 2019

Pakistan claims shooting down 2 Indian fighter jets

By Islamuddin Sajid and Aamir Latif   ISLAMABAD/KARACHI, Pakistan (AA) – Pakistan army on Wednesday claimed that the country’s air force have shot down two Indian fighter jets that crossed into Pakistani territory. India has denied Pakistani reports of downing … Continued

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian forces crack down on Kashmiri leaders
24th Feb 2019

Jammu and Kashmir: Indian forces crack down on Kashmiri leaders

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir (AA): The Indian government has airlifted 100 companies of paramilitary soldiers to Jammu and Kashmir and launched a crackdown on Kashmiri leaders, media reports said on Saturday. A notice from the Home … Continued

Bangladesh: Fire kills at least 70 in Dhaka
21st Feb 2019

Bangladesh: Fire kills at least 70 in Dhaka

By Ahmet Salih Alacaci and Md. Kamruzzaman   ANKARA/DHAKA (AA): At least 70 people were killed Wednesday when a massive fire spread through several apartment buildings in Bangladesh’s capital. Fire Service and Civil Defense Director Maj. AKM Shakil Nawaz confirmed … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: 44 Indian troops killed in Kashmir car bombing
15th Feb 2019

Jammu & Kashmir: 44 Indian troops killed in Kashmir car bombing

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA): At least 44 Indian paramilitary personnel were killed in a car bombing in Jammu and Kashmir, Indian media reported on Thursday. According to New-Delhi based newspaper Hindustan Times, 20 soldiers … Continued

India: Hotel fire kills 17 in New Delhi
12th Feb 2019

India: Hotel fire kills 17 in New Delhi

By Ahmad Adil   CHANDIGARH, India (AA): At least 17 people were killed and several others injured on Tuesday when a fire broke out at a hotel in the Indian capital New Delhi, emergency officials said. Virendra Singh, deputy fire … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: 5 Kashmiris killed by Indian forces in gun battle
11th Feb 2019

Jammu & Kashmir: 5 Kashmiris killed by Indian forces in gun battle

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, JAMMU KASHMIR, India (AA): Five Kashmiri militants were killed in a gun battle by Indian armed forces in southern Kashmir on Sunday. “Based on a credible input about the presence of terrorists in the Kellam … 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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