Bangladesh economy sees ‘record high’ growth
15th May 2017

Bangladesh economy sees ‘record high’ growth

By Sorwar Alam   ANKARA (AA) – Bangladesh’s annual gross domestic product (GDP) has reached a record high growth of 7.2 percent in the 2016-17 fiscal year, according to the country’s statistics bureau on Sunday. Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics (BBS) … Continued

India: Google search shows Modi as world’s most stupid PM
12th May 2017

India: Google search shows Modi as world’s most stupid PM

By Shuriah Niazi   NEW DELHI (AA): A first information report (FIR) has been registered against Google in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh for an alleged search result in which Narendra Modi was shown as the world’s most stupid … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: Indian forces launch crackdown on Kashmiri villages
5th May 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: Indian forces launch crackdown on Kashmiri villages

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir (AA): A Kashmiri civilian was killed and five others wounded in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. The deaths took place as Indian forces conducted the largest search operation in the disputed territory … Continued

India: Hindu group beats Muslim man to death in Uttar Pradesh
4th May 2017

India: Hindu group beats Muslim man to death in Uttar Pradesh

By Shuriah Niazi   NEW DELHI, India (AA): A Muslim man in northern Uttar Pradesh state was beaten to death on Tuesday by suspected members of a right-wing Hindu group for allegedly helping his neighbor elope with a Hindu girl, … Continued

Pakistan denies Indian claim of border atrocity
2nd May 2017

Pakistan denies Indian claim of border atrocity

By Zahid Rafiq and Aamir Latif   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir and KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): Pakistan Monday strongly denied Indian claims that its forces had committed an atrocity along the border with disputed Jammu and Kashmir. “Pakistan’s Army did not … Continued

Turkey, India boost cooperation in fighting terrorism
2nd May 2017

Turkey, India boost cooperation in fighting terrorism

By Kadir Karakus and Enes Kaplan   NEW DELHI (AA):- Turkey and India will never bow down to terrorism, Turkish president said Monday. “We, as two friend countries, will never give terrorism any opportunity to make us bow down,” President … Continued

Indian Hindu priest in UP forms ‘people’s army’ to fight Kashmiris
27th Apr 2017

Indian Hindu priest in UP forms ‘people’s army’ to fight Kashmiris

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir (AA): An Indian Hindu priest has formed a so-called people’s army in Kanpur city in northern Uttar Pradesh state to fight against the pro-independence Kashmiri Muslim demonstrators in Jammu and Kashmir. Balyogi … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: Stone-throwing Kashmiri girls defy Indian armed forces
27th Apr 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: Stone-throwing Kashmiri girls defy Indian armed forces

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India. (AA): She is 20 years old and ever since she threw stones at the Indian armed forces last week, she says she feels a sense of liberation. As if a weight … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: ‘Cow-protection’ Hindu group attacks family
23rd Apr 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: ‘Cow-protection’ Hindu group attacks family

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA): An alleged group of cow vigilantes belonging to a right-wing Hindu group attacked five members of a family, including a minor girl who suffered multiple fractures, according to police on … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: Dozens of Kashmiris wounded in clash with Indian forces
18th Apr 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: Dozens of Kashmiris wounded in clash with Indian forces

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA): Indian armed forces injured dozens of Kashmiris Monday when they clashed with thousands of pro-independence students who walked out of their schools, colleges and university campuses in Jammu and Kashmir. … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: India forces seek to quash rights abuse videos as killings continue
17th Apr 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: India forces seek to quash rights abuse videos as killings continue

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA): Indian authorities in Jammu and Kashmir are scrambling to quash a rash of viral videos of alleged human rights abuses, blaming them for fueling the violence in the Indian-held part … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: 6 protestors shot dead by Indian forces
10th Apr 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: 6 protestors shot dead by Indian forces

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA)- Six civilians were killed and at least 50 were wounded Sunday in disputed Jammu and Kashmir when Indian forces opened fire on massive pro-independence protests. The protests were against the … Continued

Iraq: US-led airstrike kills 8 family members in Mosul
6th Apr 2017

Iraq: US-led airstrike kills 8 family members in Mosul

By Sarhad Shakir and Mohamed Waleed   NINEVEH, Iraq (AA): Eight members of the same family were killed in a U.S.-led coalition airstrike in western Mosul on Wednesday amid an ongoing offensive to oust Daesh terrorist group from the northern … Continued

Pakistan: 6 killed in Lahore suicide bombing
6th Apr 2017

Pakistan: 6 killed in Lahore suicide bombing

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least six people, including four army troops, were killed and 17 injured in a suicide blast in the northeastern Lahore city of Punjab on Wednesday, police and local media reported. The bomber, … Continued

Pakistan: Six killed in Lahore blast
5th Apr 2017

Pakistan: Six killed in Lahore blast

By Aamir Latif KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least six people, including four army troops, have been killed and 24 injured in an explosion in northeastern Lahore city of Punjab on Wednesday, police and local media reported. Initial reports said that … Continued

Pakistan: 20 killed in NE Pakistan shrine carnage
3rd Apr 2017

Pakistan: 20 killed in NE Pakistan shrine carnage

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): A purported custodian of a shrine has killed 20 people and injured 3 others after intoxicating them in northeast Pakistan, officials and local media reported on Sunday. The gruesome incident occured in a … Continued

Pakistan: 24 killed in suicide explosion in NW Pakistan
1st Apr 2017

Pakistan: 24 killed in suicide explosion in NW Pakistan

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least 24 people have been killed and dozens injured in a suicide attack in a crowded market in northwestern Pakistan on Friday, officials and local media reported. Among the dead and injured … Continued

Indian armed forces kill 3 civilians in Jammu-Kashmir
29th Mar 2017

Indian armed forces kill 3 civilians in Jammu-Kashmir

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu and Kashmir, India (AA): Indian security forces allegedly opened fire on unarmed civilian protesters, killing three of them and wounding over a dozen others in central Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday, according to police. Protesters … Continued

Pakistan: At least 70 killed in SW Pakistan suicide attack
16th Feb 2017

Pakistan: At least 70 killed in SW Pakistan suicide attack

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA) – At least 70 people, including women and children, are believed to have been killed and over 200 injured in a suicide blast inside a famous shrine in southwestern Sindh province on Thursday, … Continued

Jammu & Kashmir: 4 Indian soldiers, 4 militants killed
15th Feb 2017

Jammu & Kashmir: 4 Indian soldiers, 4 militants killed

By Zahid Rafiq   SRINAGAR, Jammu Kashmir, India (AA):  Eight people, including four Indian army soldiers and four pro-independence militants were killed in two separate gunbattles in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, police officials said. In the first gunbattle, a … 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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