17th Aug 2014

Jammu & Kashmir: 2 BSF men gunned down in Koil attack

    By SHOWKAT DAR/SHABIR IBN YUSUF   Koil/Srinagar, J & K, India, (Greater Kashmir): Two Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, including an officer, were killed while four others sustained critical injuries in a militant attack near the Indian Air Force … Continued

17th Aug 2014

India Four lakh people marooned in Uttar Pradesh

  By Atiq Khan   The Hindu: With the floods wreaking havoc in Bahraich, Shravasti, Balrampur, Lakhimpur Kheri, Sitapur and Gonda districts in Uttar Pradesh, a population of about four lakh in the marooned villages has been cut off from the … Continued

16th Aug 2014

India: Uttarakhand: 27 killed as rain wreaks havoc, rescue teams on alert

      Dehradun, (Hindustan Times): Twenty-seven people have died in separate incidents of landslide, cloudburst and flood in ecologically fragile Uttarakhand in the past 24 hours as heavy monsoon rain continues to lash the state, according to the disaster management … Continued

16th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Seven killed in Rajanpur shootout over irrigation water sharing dispute

    RAJANPUR, (The News): Seven persons were killed and four wounded as two groups traded gunfire over the dispute arising on the issue of sharing irrigation water on Saturday here, Geo News reported.   Police said that the incident … Continued

16th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Imran Khan says Nawaz has no option but to resign

  ISLAMABAD, (The News): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman Imran Khan has demanded of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign as he has no other option.   Addressing huge crowd of the PTI on Saturday morning (see photo), Khan said that there … Continued

15th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Security forces kill four suspected militants in Khyber

    [Photo: Pakistani forces. File photo]   By Zahir Shah Sherazi PESHAWAR, (Dawn): At least four suspected militants were killed on Friday when security forces opened fire on an explosives-laden vehicle in the Fort Slope area of Bara tehsil in the … Continued

15th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Airbases in Quetta targeted, 10 militants killed

    By Syed Ali Shah QUETTA, (Dawn): The Ghalib Mehsud faction of the outlawed Tehrik Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility for the attack on the Samungli and Khalid airbases in Quetta in which 10 militants were killed by security … Continued

14th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Capital braces for Azadi march as Pakistan celebrates independence

      Rawalpindi, (Dawn): As Pakistan celebrates Independence Day today, activists and supporters of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and Pakistan Awami Tehrik remain determined to march toward the capital to protest against alleged rigging in the 2013 general elections. It … Continued

13th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Karachi: Preedy police station SHO gunned down

KARACHI: Unknown gunmen shot dead Station House Officer of Preedy Police Station after midnight. According official sources, SHO Ghazanfar Kazmi was heading towards his home located in the precincts of Garden Police Station when the gunmen attacked him near a … Continued

12th Aug 2014

India: Eight Indian soldiers wounded in attack in Indian-controlled Kashmir ahead of Modi visit

[Indian PM Narendra Modi visiting Indian held Kashmir]   SRINAGAR, Indian-controlled Kashmir, (Xinhua): At least eight Indian border guards of India’s Border Security Force (BSF) were wounded after militants attacked their convoy in Indian- controlled Kashmir, police said Tuesday. The attack … Continued

12th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Gunmen kill four in Landhi

  KARACHI, (The News): At least four people were killed and another injured when unknown gunmen opened fire in Landhi area of the city on late Monday night.   Sources said that unknown motorcyclists opened fire on five people sitting … Continued

11th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Several injured in Chaman blast

    CHAMAN, (The News): A blast occurred in Qandhari Bazar area of Chaman Monday morning and reports suggested that several persons were injured in the explosion, Geo News reported.   According to the sources, a powerful explosion occurred in … Continued

4th Aug 2014

Bangladesh: Launch sinks in Padma with 250 passengers

A overcrowded launch in the Padma river. Star file photo     Star Online:  A launch capsized with 250 passengers in Padma river in Lauhajang upazila of Munshiganj due to heavy current this morning. Local people rescued 44 passengers from the … Continued

4th Aug 2014

Pakistan: Two killed in firing at Lahore actress residence

  LAHORE, (The News): At least two people including a woman were killed and two children were injured as unknown gunmen opened fire at the residence of local stage actress Shehzadi on Monday, Geo News reported.   Police said that … Continued

31st Jul 2014

India: People in village near Pune slept in their homes as landslide buried them; 158 feared trapped

    [Heavy machinery has been mobilised to try to rescue those feared trapped  at Malin village in Pune district, Maharashtra. (HT Photo)] By Yogesh Joshi   Malin, Ambegaon, (Hindustan Times): It had been raining heavily in Malin village in Ambegaon … Continued

30th Jul 2014

Pakistan: Nine drown off Karachi beach

  KARACHI, (The News): Nine people drowned in sea off Clifton beach on Wednesday, the second day of Eid-ul-Fitr here in the provincial capital.   According to sources at rescue services, the bodies of the deceased were shifted to a … Continued

30th Jul 2014

Pakistan: Six women injured in acid attack in Balochistan’s Pishin district

    By Syed Ali Shah   QUETTA, (Dawn): Six women were injured in an acid attack in Balochistan’s Pishin district, a senior administration officer said. Deputy Commissioner Pishin Bashir Bazai told Dawn that six women were injured in the … Continued

29th Jul 2014

India: Nadwa cleric asks Saudi govt to prepare an army of Sunni youth for Iraq

    [Photo: Maulana Nadvi of Darul Uloom Nadwatul Ulama ] LUCKNOW/MUMBAI: After hitting the headlines for greeting Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-appointed caliph and head of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), Sunni theologian Maulana Salman Nadvi of Darul … Continued

27th Jul 2014

Pakistan: More rain with thunder, lightening forecast in next 24 hours in Rawalpindi

  RAWALPINDI, (The News): Strong windstorm followed by heavy rain wreaked havoc in different localities of the city, as several low lying areas went into knee-deep water, while a boy, 13 was killed on Adiala Road when roof of a … Continued

24th Jul 2014

Pakistan: Allama Talib Jauhri’s son-in-law shot dead in Karachi

      [A policeman at the Aziz Bhatti police station points to the bullet hole on Mubarak Kazmi’s car. PHOTO: ONLINE]   By Web Desk / Faraz Khan   KARACHI, (Express Tribune): Lawyer Mubarak Ali Kazmi was shot dead … 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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