4th Apr 2013

India: Bihar woman avenges crime, burns down ‘rapist’

HT Illustration/Abhimanyu By Avinash Kumar and Mukesh Kr Mishra Patna, (Hindustan Times): A middle-aged man was burnt to death after he was set on fire by a woman whom he had allegedly raped in her own house earlier during the … Continued

4th Apr 2013

Pakistan: Four militants killed in attack on Kurram checkpost

By Zahir Shah Sherazi PESHAWAR, (Dawn): Four militants were killed and two security officials were injured when militants from Afghanistan attacked the Bhitai checkpost in the Kurram tribal region near the Pak-Afghan border on Thursday. According to official sources, militants … Continued

3rd Apr 2013

Pakistan: Yet another Shi’a trader shot dead

PESHAWAR, (Tribune Express): Another Shia’ shopkeeper was gunned down on Tuesday afternoon. Zulqarnain Haider was near his shop in Dora Chowk, Phandu Road when he was killed. Also known as Prince, Haider, a resident of Kachi Mohallah, was at Dora … Continued

2nd Apr 2013

Pakistan: Death toll in Peshawar grid station attack rises to eight

By Zahir Shah Sherazi PESHAWAR, (Dawn): At least eight bodies of policemen and Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) officials were found in fields near Budh Berh’s Sheikh Muhammadi area after a militant attack on a grid station on Tuesday. … Continued

2nd Apr 2013

Bangladesh: Pirates kill 16 fishermen in waters off southeastern Bangladesh

DHAKA, (Xinhua):- At least 16 fishermen have been killed when they were attacked by pirates near Kutubdia, an island off the coastal town of Cox’s Bazaar in southeastern Bangladesh, police said Monday. Pirates dumped the bodies in the Bay of … Continued

1st Apr 2013

India: 16-year-old girl kidnapped, raped in Noida

Noida, (PTI): A 16-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped in a car by a youth, police said on Monday. The accused Rahul Solanki has been arrested. The girl in her complaint has said that the accused dragged her in … Continued

1st Apr 2013

Pakistan: Three killed in fresh Karachi violence

KARACHI, (The News): Three persons lost their lives in the fresh violent incidents across the metropolis, Geo News reported Monday. According to police sources, body of a man was found from Kharadar area who was killed by shooting in the … Continued

1st Apr 2013

Pakistan: 3 students killed as car hit them in Swat

SWAT, (The News): Three school going children lost their lives and one got injured in an unfortunate road accident that occurred in Swat on Monday, Geo News reported. According to police, the accident occurred in Tehsil Charbagh of Swat where … Continued

31st Mar 2013

Pakistan: Blast in Bannu kills two; injures six

By Zahir Shah Sherazi   BANNU, (Dawn): An explosion in the Jani Khel area of Bannu District on Sunday killed two people and injured six people including a leader of the Awami National Party (ANP).   Eyewitnesses and local political … Continued

29th Mar 2013

Pakistan: Explosion in Peshawar; six killed

By Zahir Shah Sherazi   PESHAWAR, (Dawn): Six people were killed and 14 were injured in a blast targeting a convoy of the Frontier Constabulary in northwestern Pakistan’s Peshawar town, security sources told Dawn.com.   The blast hit a vehicle … Continued

28th Mar 2013

Pakistan: ‘Sectarian killing’: Govt official gunned down in Gulberg

By Riaz Ahmad PESHAWAR, (Tribune Express): Khawaja Imran Ali, a sub-division officer of Town II, was killed and his son Raza Ali critically injured after unidentified men on a motorcycle opened fire at them in Izzat Khan Chowk, Gulberg on … Continued

27th Mar 2013

Pakistan: Terrorism claims 49,000 lives in Pakistan since 9/11

ISLAMABAD, (Xinhua): Pakistan’s security agencies have told the country’s top court that terrorism has claimed 49, 000 people, including 15,000 security personnel since the 9/11 attacks in the United States. A report prepared by the security agencies was presented in … Continued

27th Mar 2013

Pakistan: 10 die as bus overturns on Indus Highway

JAMPUR, (The News): At least 10 persons perished, as a passenger bus overturned on the Indus Highway on Wednesday, Geo News reported. Police said that 15 persons were injured, when the passenger bus rammed into a tractor trolley and went … Continued

27th Mar 2013

India: Nuclear plant at Kudankulam1 operational next month

Hindustan Times: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has assured Russian President Vladimir Putin that the first phase of the nuclear power project at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu will be up and running by next month. I am pleased to inform you … Continued

25th Mar 2013

Pakistan: 3 children die as roof collapses in Khyber Agency

LANDI KOTAL, (The News): Three children were killed and two others injured when the roof of a house collapsed due to heavy rainfall in Khyber Agency, Geo News reported Monday. According to sources, the roof of a house came down … Continued

24th Mar 2013

Pakistan: Musharraf lands in Karachi

Pakistan: Musharraf lands in Karachi DUBAI, (Dawn): Former military ruler and current chief of the All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf landed in Karachi on Sunday. He had earlier departed from Dubai airport where he accompanied by … Continued

24th Mar 2013

Pakistan: Suicide attack kills 17 soldiers in NW Pakistan

ISLAMABAD,(Xinhua): Death toll of last night’s suicide bomb attack at an army check post in Pakistan’s northwest tribal area of North Waziristan has risen to 17 on Sunday morning, local media reported. Quoting unidentified official sources, Dunya TV said that … Continued

23rd Mar 2013

Pakistan: 25 dead as bus collides with pylon in Sheikhupura

SHEIKHUPURA, (The News): At least 25 people were killed and over 20 others injured when a passenger bus collided with an electricity pylon, rescue sources said. The ill-fated bus was heading towards Faisalabad from Lahore when it collided with 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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