UK: Both Houses of Parliament pass EU Withdrawal Bill
23rd Jan 2020

UK: Both Houses of Parliament pass EU Withdrawal Bill

  By Ahmet Gürhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): The EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill (WAB) that pave the way of Britain’s exit from the EU on Jan. 31 has been passed by the House of Lords, Wednesday evening. This historical decision was … Continued

9th Dec 2019

UK: Exclusive: Record 23 Muslim MPs expected to be elected this week

By Hamed Chapman and Elham Asaad Buaras LONDON, (The Muslim News): The number of Muslim MPs expected to be elected to Parliament this week could rise to another record of 24, according to exclusive analysis of candidates and constituencies carried … Continued

UK: Muslim schoolgirl target of Islamophobic assault
8th Dec 2019

UK: Muslim schoolgirl target of Islamophobic assault

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal LONDON (AA): British police said they have arrested a man and a woman after a video on social media showed the woman attacking a teenage Muslim schoolgirl on a local bus in Northern England. The cellphone … Continued

UK: Muslim woman stopping antisemitic act praised as hero
26th Nov 2019

UK: Muslim woman stopping antisemitic act praised as hero

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): A Muslim woman has been praised as a hero after her intervention with a man who hurled racial abuse on a Jewish family on a London underground train. Asma Shuweikh tried to stop … Continued

EU citizens living in UK concerned about future
12th Oct 2019

EU citizens living in UK concerned about future

By Gokhan Kurtaran   LONDON (AA): Approximately 3.6 million EU citizens living and working in the U.K. are concerned about losing their current rights after the country’s departure from the EU. But the number of EU citizens living in the … Continued

UK: Weeks to Oct 31, Johnson’s Brexit plans unraveling
6th Oct 2019

UK: Weeks to Oct 31, Johnson’s Brexit plans unraveling

By Asif Hussain   LONDON (AA): Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plans for Brexit appear to be unravelling, as negotiations with the EU on a new deal falter, while court papers reveal he will seek an extension for a deal beyond … Continued

EU’s Juncker underlined UK’s responsibility to come forward with concrete solutions
17th Sep 2019

EU’s Juncker underlined UK’s responsibility to come forward with concrete solutions

Luxembourg (AA): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and outgoing European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday had a working lunch in Luxembourg. “The aim of the meeting was to take stock of the ongoing technical talks between the EU and … Continued

UK: Tens of thousands protest Trump’s visit in London
5th Jun 2019

UK: Tens of thousands protest Trump’s visit in London

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): Tens of thousands of people filled London’s central Trafalgar Square on Tuesday to protest the state visit to the U.K. by U.S. President Donald Trump. Labour Leader, Jeremy Corbyn spoke at the anti-Trump … Continued

UK: Queen rebukes US President on his rejection of international institutions
4th Jun 2019

UK: Queen rebukes US President on his rejection of international institutions

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): The Queen rebukes US President on his disregard of international institutions. “Britain and the United States worked with other allies to build an assembly of international institutions to ensure that the horrors of … Continued

UK: Mosque in Scotland vandalized with racist graffiti
22nd May 2019

UK: Mosque in Scotland vandalized with racist graffiti

By Muhammad Mussa   LONDON (AA): Police in Scotland are investigating an Islamophobic hate crime after racist and anti-Muslim comments were found spray-painted on the walls of a mosque Monday night. In a similar incident Tuesday in Essex, England, police are … Continued

UK: May to bring Brexit deal to Parliament in June
15th May 2019

UK: May to bring Brexit deal to Parliament in June

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): British Prime Minister Theresa May will again bring her EU withdrawal deal to the House of Commons at the beginning of next month, a government statement said Tuesday. “This evening the Prime Minister … Continued

UK: Thousands march for Palestine in London
12th May 2019

UK: Thousands march for Palestine in London

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal and Muhammad Mussa   LONDON (AA): Thousands of people marched through central London in a bid to end Israeli occupation of Palestinian lands and the blockade on Gaza. “Free Palestine”, and “End Siege in Gaza” protesters … Continued

UK: London mosque on lockdown after shots fired
10th May 2019

UK: London mosque on lockdown after shots fired

[UK Map by Pixabay] Ahmet Gurhan Kartal LONDON (AA): A London mosque was on lockdown Thursday after a masked man carrying a gun tried to enter it during Ramadan prayers. Metropolitan Police confirmed that a big police presence would remain … Continued

UK: Brexit: 1M march in London for new people’s vote
25th Mar 2019

UK: Brexit: 1M march in London for new people’s vote

Anti Brexit activists stage a demonstration demanding a new referendum on the issue in London, United Kingdom on March 23. (Photo: Tayfun Salcı/AA) Muhammad Mussa and Ahmet Gurhan Kartal LONDON (AA): Up to a million people took to the streets … Continued

UK: ‘Far-right’ stabbing treated as terrorist incident
18th Mar 2019

UK: ‘Far-right’ stabbing treated as terrorist incident

By Muhammad Mussa   LONDON (AA): U.K. police are treating the stabbing of a young man as an act of terrorism as the perpetrator was inspired by the far-right. On Saturday night a 19 year old man was stabbed in … Continued

UK police probe Islamophobic assault at footballer Mohamed Salah
7th Feb 2019

UK police probe Islamophobic assault at footballer Mohamed Salah

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): An investigation has been launched into Islamophobic abuse at Liverpool FC’s Egyptian footballer Mohamed Salah, British police said Wednesday. The Metropolitan Police statement came after a video showing a West Ham United fan … Continued

UK: May faces no confidence vote after historic Brexit defeat
16th Jan 2019

UK: May faces no confidence vote after historic Brexit defeat

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): British lawmakers rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s EU withdrawal agreement after 432 of them voted against it on Tuesday evening. Opposition Leader, Jeremy Corbyn proposed a motion of no confidence in May’s Government. … Continued

UK: Britons favour second Brexit referendum
20th Dec 2018

UK: Britons favour second Brexit referendum

By Muhammad Mussa LONDON (AA): British voters now back a second referendum on the final Brexit deal, a new poll has revealed. The poll by the pro-EU movement Best for Britain and data consultancy group Foculdata shows that all regions … Continued

UK: UKIP unveils Islamophobic manifesto
22nd Sep 2018

UK: UKIP unveils Islamophobic manifesto

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): UK’s populist UK Independence Party (UKIP) has taken a big leap into becoming a racist far-right movement with an interim manifesto full of Islamophobic actions in the future. The so-called “interim manifesto”, which … Continued

UK: Two Muslims in Niqab banned from tea room in Ritz Hotel London
20th Sep 2018

UK: Two Muslims in Niqab banned from tea room in Ritz Hotel London

By Aqila Mumthaz   London, (The Muslim News): On September 17, two women in Niqab, one from the north of London, arrived at the Ritz Hotel “the finest 5 star Luxury hotel in Piccadilly”, London, to celebrate their friend’s birthday. … 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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