Palestine: Israel bans Gazan athletes from attending games in Baku
12th May 2017

Palestine: Israel bans Gazan athletes from attending games in Baku

By Ruslan Rehimov   BAKU, Azerbaijan (AA): Israel has barred Palestinian athletes from participating in the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, which will kick off in Azerbaijani capital Baku on Friday, according to a Palestinian official. Ahmad al-Ali, a spokesman for … Continued

Brazil: Egypt’s hijab-wearing beach volleyballer raises eyebrows in Rio
13th Aug 2016

Brazil: Egypt’s hijab-wearing beach volleyballer raises eyebrows in Rio

By Yasin Tuncer   RIO DE JANEIRO (AA): As the standard uniform of female beach volleyball players at the Summer Olympics currently underway in Brazil is the bikini, Egypt’s Doaa el-Ghobashy has raised eyebrows by becoming the first beach volleyball … Continued

US: Muhammad Ali eulogized as ‘universal soldier’ for humanity
11th Jun 2016

US: Muhammad Ali eulogized as ‘universal soldier’ for humanity

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (AA): Thousands of fans paid a final tribute to Muhammad Ali in an interfaith memorial service Friday as the boxing legend’s legacy inspired eulogists to explore the human condition and the American cultural experience through his larger-than-life persona. … Continued

US: Daesh committing genocide
18th Mar 2016

US: Daesh committing genocide

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA) – Daesh is committing genocide in territories it controls in Iraq and Syria, Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday. “In my judgment, Daesh is responsible for genocide against groups in areas under its … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian attack survivor to meet favorite footballer
16th Mar 2016

Palestine: Palestinian attack survivor to meet favorite footballer

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA) – Ahmad Dawabsheh, the orphaned son of a Palestinian family killed last year in an arson attack by Israeli extremists, is set to leave for Spain, where he will meet his favorite footballer. “Ahmad … Continued

Turkey gets FIFA’s ‘Best Mover of the Year’ award
4th Dec 2015

Turkey gets FIFA’s ‘Best Mover of the Year’ award

ANKARA (AA) – FIFA has given Turkey’s national football team the “Best Mover of the Year” award after it earned 329 points within the last 12 months, the global football governing body announced on its website Thursday. FIFA said that Turkey … Continued

21st Jun 2015

Pakistan beat Poland 2-1 in tense Hockey World League

[Mohammad Waqas scored the winning goal win the dying minutes of the 4th quarter. Dawn]   Dawn: Mohammad Irfan and Mohammad Waqas were the heroes as Pakistan defeated a plucky Poland side 2-1 in their opening Hockey World League 2015 … Continued

8th Jun 2015

FIFA official: Russia and Qatar could lose World Cups

  A FIFA official has said Russia and Qatar could lose the right to host upcoming World Cups, if bribery is established in the bidding process. Both nations have denied wrongdoing in their bids. Russia and Qatar could be stripped … 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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