25th Jan 2019

Canada voted against UN resolution on Palestinian sovereignty over natural resources

Harun Nassrullah The UN General Assembly has adopted, a resolution affirming the right of the Palestinians to sovereignty over their natural resources. The resolution was adopted by a by a recorded vote of 159 in favour to 7 against (Canada, … Continued

Airport security force Muslim woman to pull down underwear
28th Sep 2018

Airport security force Muslim woman to pull down underwear

(Photos: American Civil Liberties Union/ previous TSA search on Zainab Merchant posted by Zainab on Facebook) Aqila Mumthaz An American Muslim woman was stopped at the airport and a security officer demanded she pulls down her pants and underwear as … Continued

24th Aug 2018

Long road to recovery for Muslim father and his family who suffered Islamophobic attack

Mehek Mazhar in Toronto 39-year-old Mohammed Abu Marzouk has been transferred to a rehab centre after his miraculous recovery from an Islamophobic attack that police are investigating as an anti-Muslim hate crime. He was in his vehicle with his wife … Continued

Quebec passes new law banning the niqab
26th Oct 2017

Quebec passes new law banning the niqab

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says Bill 62, which bans Muslim women from wearing the niqab is based on a principle shared by the ‘vast majority of Canadians’ (Photo: Asclepias/WikiCommons)   Ala Abbas Muslim women will be required to remove the … Continued

29th Sep 2017

Canadian election caused rise in anti-Muslim hate crimes

Harun Nasrullah The Federal elections in Canada caused a whopping 60 per cent spike in anti-Muslim hate crimes. New data released in June by Statistics Canada show there were 159 anti-Muslim incidents reported to police that year, up from 99 … Continued

28th Apr 2017

Shredding and stepping on Qur’an by parents of Canadian school

Sir, Living in a country like Canada nobody could have expected such kind of incident Shredding and stepping on Qur’an by parents of Canadian school because students wanted to pray Friday prayers. This story was published on The Muslim News … Continued

Trump victory sparks widespread condemnation
25th Nov 2016

Trump victory sparks widespread condemnation

Not long after the US presidential election results were announced on November 9, thousands of students in Los Angeles and San Francisco staged walkouts to express their dislike for the new President-elect, Donald Trump.

28th Oct 2016

Conservatives in Canada block motion denouncing Islamophobia

Nadine Osman Conservative MPs in Canada have blocked a petition based motion denouncing Islamophobia on October 5. New Democratic Party Leader, Thomas Mulcair, who proposed the motion, expressed his profound disappointment. The online petition, initiated by President of the Canadian … Continued

1st Jul 2016

Pig’s head left at Quebec Mosque

Kowther Elmi Just before 3am in late June a worshipper attending morning prayers found a pig’s head gift wrapped with a card stating “bon appétit”, outside the Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec in Canada. Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard described 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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