UK: Suspect arrested in ‘Islamophobic’ acid attack
10th Jul 2017

UK: Suspect arrested in ‘Islamophobic’ acid attack

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): A male suspect has been arrested in connection to an acid attack on two Muslims, according to a statement Sunday by Metropolitan Police. John Tomlin, 24, “handed himself into an east London police … Continued

UK: Massive fire engulfs Camden Lock Market in north London
10th Jul 2017

UK: Massive fire engulfs Camden Lock Market in north London

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): More than 70 firefighters responded to a huge fire at the famous Camden Market early Monday morning, the city’s fire brigade said. The fire has been brought under control. London Fire Brigade asked … Continued

UK: Vigil held to protest Islamophobic attacks
6th Jul 2017

UK: Vigil held to protest Islamophobic attacks

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): A group of activists held a vigil Wednesday in the British capital to support the victims of the most recent anti-Muslim attacks in the U.K. Stand Up To Racism held the vigil in … Continued

UK Muslim victim says acid attack was Islamophobic
1st Jul 2017

UK Muslim victim says acid attack was Islamophobic

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): A Muslim man who recently suffered “life-changing injuries” when he was sprayed in the face with acid in East London has described the incident as a hate crime. Speaking in an emotional interview … Continued

Exclusive: UK: Eid message from the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd
26th Jun 2017

Exclusive: UK: Eid message from the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd

Eid message from the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd MP:   I wish you a happy and peaceful Eid Mubarak. This is a time when families come together in faith to pray and celebrate, and share in the spirit of togetherness. … Continued

UK: Police battle violent protesters in East London
26th Jun 2017

UK: Police battle violent protesters in East London

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): Riot police responded late Sunday to a violent protest as demonstrators erected barricades and set fires to roads near the Forest Gate police station. The disturbance followed a Black Lives Matter protest after … Continued

UK: May unveils post Brexit plans for EU citizens in UK
23rd Jun 2017

UK: May unveils post Brexit plans for EU citizens in UK

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): Prime Minister Theresa May laid out her government’s plans Thursday to grant special “settled EU status” to EU citizens living in the U.K. for five years. The new status unveiled during a European … Continued

UK: May apologises for inadequate Grenfell tower fire response
22nd Jun 2017

UK: May apologises for inadequate Grenfell tower fire response

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): British Prime Minister Theresa May apologized Wednesday for the inadequate support for the victims and families of last week’s Grenfell Tower block fire, which killed at least 79 people. Meanwhile, Nicholas Holgate, the … Continued

UK: Muslim Welfare House terror attack: Man dies as van ploughs into worshippers
19th Jun 2017

UK: Muslim Welfare House terror attack: Man dies as van ploughs into worshippers

By Elham Asaad Buaras   London, (The Muslim News): A man has died and 10 people have been injured after white van ploughed 11 worshippers leaving a Muslim Welfare House in north London, in what Metropolitan police have called a … Continued

UK: Death toll rises to 12 in London residential block fire
15th Jun 2017

UK: Death toll rises to 12 in London residential block fire

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): The death toll in a massive blaze which destroyed a residential tower block in London on Wednesday morning has climbed to 12, police said. Witnesses reported that if it wasn’t for the Muslims … Continued

UK: Huge blaze in London apartment block claims six lives
14th Jun 2017

UK: Huge blaze in London apartment block claims six lives

LONDON (AA & The Muslim News): London’s senior fire fighter has said there has been fatalities from a huge fire which ripped through a 27-story apartment block in the U.K. capital overnight. Six people have died, the number is expected … Continued

UK PM May under fire over DUP vote deal
13th Jun 2017

UK PM May under fire over DUP vote deal

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA);  As Brexit negotiations between the U.K. and the EU loom, an imminent voting deal between Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservatives and 10 lawmakers from the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) are casting a shadow … Continued

UK urges Gulf nations to de-escalate tensions
13th Jun 2017

UK urges Gulf nations to de-escalate tensions

LONDON (AA): British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson Monday urged the Gulf nations to de-escalate ongoing regional tensions through dialogue. The foreign secretary’s call for dialogue came following a meeting with his Qatari counterpart Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani in … Continued

Exclusive: UK: Muslim MPs prominent in Labour resurgence
9th Jun 2017

Exclusive: UK: Muslim MPs prominent in Labour resurgence

London, (The Muslim News): The number of Muslim MPs elected to Parliament has risen to another record of 15, boosted by the sudden and unexpected resurgence in support for Labour under the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn. The rise saw an … Continued

UK: Police reveal names of London attackers
6th Jun 2017

UK: Police reveal names of London attackers

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): U.K. police revealed on Monday the identities of two attackers that helped carry out Saturday’s terrorist attack in London. At least seven people died and close to 50 were injured when three men … Continued

UK: Over 130 Imams refuse to perform funeral prayer for London terror attackers
5th Jun 2017

UK: Over 130 Imams refuse to perform funeral prayer for London terror attackers

This statement was sent by The Muslim Council of Britain: Imams and religious leaders from across the country and a range of schools of thought have come together to issue a public statement condemning the recent terror attack in London … Continued

UK: Six killed, 48 injured in terror attacks on London Bridge, Borough Market
4th Jun 2017

UK: Six killed, 48 injured in terror attacks on London Bridge, Borough Market

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA, & The Muslim News): At least six people were killed in in attacks late Saturday as a van mowed down pedestrians on London Bridge before attackers then stabbed victims at nearby Borough Market. … Continued

UK: No place for Islamophobia in British society, says Prime Minister May in exclusive interview
2nd Jun 2017

UK: No place for Islamophobia in British society, says Prime Minister May in exclusive interview

By Ahmed J Versi London, (The Musilm News): Prime Minister, Theresa May, has pledged her commitment to working with the Muslim community and remains adamant that there is “no place” for Islamophobia in British society. In an exclusive interview with … Continued

Ramadan message from Prime Minister Theresa May
27th May 2017

Ramadan message from Prime Minister Theresa May

  Ramadan is a unique and special time for Muslims in Britain and around the world. It is a time for them to renew their faith in God and increase their devotion and spirituality. A time when, despite the long … Continued

UK: Trump orders ‘review’ into Manchester bombing leaks
26th May 2017

UK: Trump orders ‘review’ into Manchester bombing leaks

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday called for a “complete review” into how sensitive information concerning Monday’s suicide bombing in Manchester ended up in American newspapers, straining defense and intelligence ties with the … 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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