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US Muslims concerned about their place in society under Trump
25th Aug 2017

US Muslims concerned about their place in society under Trump

Hamed Chapman The plight of Muslims in the US has been exacerbated by the election of President Donald Trump, new American research has found. The early days of Trump’s presidency have been an anxious time for many Muslim Americans, according … Continued

Trump in denial over anti-Muslim terrorism
25th Aug 2017

Trump in denial over anti-Muslim terrorism

(Photo: Michael Vadon/Flickr/Commons) It should really come as no surprise that a US president who has specifically targeted Muslims for all the ills of American society should be in denial of growing Islamophobia sweeping his country and much of the … Continued

As the US drifts further, nations hold fast on climate deal
28th Jul 2017

As the US drifts further, nations hold fast on climate deal

G20 Summit Hamburg Germany- July 7, 2017, (Photo: Kremlin.RU/Creative Commons) The G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, this July was riddled with protests, awkward moments between world leaders, and caveats for the novice US leader’s policies. At the conclusion of the … Continued

Enough innuendoes are enough
28th Jul 2017

Enough innuendoes are enough

Prime Minister Theresa May here with US President Donald Trump must re-engage with mainstream Muslim bodies if she is to counter extremism (Photo: Shealah Craighead/Official White House/CC) “Enough is enough,” Prime Minister, Theresa May, declared after a series of terrorist … Continued

Gross disparity between Muslim attacks and US coverage of terrorism
28th Jul 2017

Gross disparity between Muslim attacks and US coverage of terrorism

Dylann Roof (pictured) who killed nine people in an African-American South Carolina received only 7.4% of all coverage relating to US terror attacks in comparison Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who killed three people received almost 20% (Photos: Charleston County Sheriff’s … Continued

Trump disappoints the world by pulling out of Paris Accord
23rd Jun 2017

Trump disappoints the world by pulling out of Paris Accord

US President Donald Trump broke with 194 countries when he left the historic Paris climate pact (Photo: UN COP21- Paris/ Presidencia de la República Mexicana) White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer, hailed President Donald Trump’s first international trip a “semi-revolution.” … Continued

UK cannot rely on US but needs new Middle East policy, politicians warn
26th May 2017

UK cannot rely on US but needs new Middle East policy, politicians warn

Hamed Chapman The British Government no longer can rely on the US as a global leader in the Middle East but should work more closely with Europe to seriously consider recognition of a Palestinian state and ensure the Iran nuclear … Continued

Trump’s nightmare vision of perpetual war
28th Apr 2017

Trump’s nightmare vision of perpetual war

Less than three months into his presidency, Donald Trump is already proving his terrifying potential as the most dangerous man in the world with his finger on the button of every kind of deadly arsenal at his disposal. In less … Continued

Pro-Palestinian activist raises $125,000 for vandalised Jewish cemetery
31st Mar 2017

Pro-Palestinian activist raises $125,000 for vandalised Jewish cemetery

Palestinian-Amerian activist Linda Sarsour, 37, campaigned to raise money to help repair a Missouri Jewish cemetery vandalised last month (Photo: Twitter) Harun Nasrullah A prominent Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) of Israel supporter launched a crowd-funding campaign to raise money … Continued

Ali Junior stopped again after testifying about first airport detention
31st Mar 2017

Ali Junior stopped again after testifying about first airport detention

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali’s son Ali Junior was detained and questioned twice in the space of two months (Photo: Creative Commons) Nadine Osman Boxing legend Muhammad Ali’s son was again detained and questioned at an airport in Washington before being … Continued

Four killed, 29 injured, in terror attack in Westminster
31st Mar 2017

Four killed, 29 injured, in terror attack in Westminster

PC Keith Palmer and Aysha Frade, two of the three people murdered by the terrorist in Westminster (Photo: Police/Facebook) Ahmed J Versi Four people were killed, two pedestrians, one police officer and the attacker, on March 22 in a terror … Continued

UN and EU condemn Israel legalising settlements
24th Feb 2017

UN and EU condemn Israel legalising settlements

Illegal Israeli settlement (Photo: Creative Commons) Nadine Osman Israeli’s move to legalise thousands of settler homes in the occupied West Bank has been slammed by the European Union and the United Nations. High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs … Continued

Québec shooting is a ‘terrorist attack on Muslims’, says Canadian premier
24th Feb 2017

Québec shooting is a ‘terrorist attack on Muslims’, says Canadian premier

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses mourners at the funeral of Abdelkrim Hassane, 41,  Khaled Belkacemi , 60 and Aboubaker Thabti, 44  at the Maurice Richard Arena in Montreal, on  February 2 (Photo /Amru Salahuddien/AA) Nadine Osman Canada’s Prime Minister, Justin … Continued

24th Feb 2017

UK misses opportunity to distance itself from Israel’s land grab

Prime Minister, Theresa May, has rejected calls from her Israeli counterpart to follow US President, Donald Trump’s lead to re-impose sanctions against Iran as the British Government continues its ambiguous policy towards Israel. “The Prime Minister was clear that the … Continued

Trump’s Cabinet picks mean bad news for the climate
27th Jan 2017

Trump’s Cabinet picks mean bad news for the climate

The future leader of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, claims that climate change is still up for debate (Photo: Gage Skidmore/Creative Commons) People around the world with values that extend beyond their business interests are more than a little … Continued

John Kerry makes last minute plea for Palestine
27th Jan 2017

John Kerry makes last minute plea for Palestine

Secretary of State, John Kerry (L) pictured with Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu has called for an end to all illegal Israeli Settlement construction and land swaps that recognise the pre-1967 border (Photo: US Department of State/CC) Ala Abbas On … Continued

30th Dec 2016

Islamophobia institutionalised throughout Europe

The scourge of Islamophobia is continuing to spread across Europe and most alarmingly appears to show no signs of abating with one country already effectively outlawing Muslims having any religious rights. The frightening trend is being shepherded by political leaders … Continued

30th Dec 2016

Hard Brexit will challenge open and fair society

Sir, You are right to feature the Trump Victory (MN issue 331) and its threat to good relations between the US administration and Muslims. Donald Trump’s strident speeches about blocking all Muslim visitors are now being toned down, but remain … Continued

Americans view Muslims as the most discriminated
30th Dec 2016

Americans view Muslims as the most discriminated

Elham Asaad Buaras Eight out of 10 Americans (82 percent) believe Muslims in the US face discrimination – with 57 percent saying they face “a lot” of discrimination, according to the latest Pew Research. The 2016 Election survey carried out … Continued

It’s the corporate media ‘wot won it’
30th Dec 2016

It’s the corporate media ‘wot won it’

Ala Abbas It is safe to say that the US presidential elections generated an unprecedented level of media coverage. US news channels excitedly reported on endless Trumpisms while social media was able to create an important buzz surrounding the Republican … 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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