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Extreme Right make up half cases receiving Channel extremism support
28th Dec 2018

Extreme Right make up half cases receiving Channel extremism support

Prevent Extremism programme: no of far-right referrals, 2017/18 (1,312); 2016/17 (968) (Graph: Muslim News) Hamed Chapman The number of people referred to the Government’s controversial Prevent Extremism programme continued to grow last year by approximately 20 per cent from 6,093 … Continued

26th Oct 2018

German MPs slam AfD’s Qur’an ban proposal

  Harun Nasrullah German MPs from different political parties have slammed the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party on October 11 over its controversial motion demanding Qur’an ban. Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) accused the AfD of distorted … Continued

Pre-crime and Punishment: meaning of counter-terrorism measures
24th Feb 2017

Pre-crime and Punishment: meaning of counter-terrorism measures

The Ku Klux Klan officially endorses Donald Trump for president (Photo: Martin/Flickr Creative Commons/November 21, 2009 Dr Kasia Narkowicz Counter-terrorism measures go by different names. Words such as Prevent, Contest, Channel and Pursue echo in Government briefings, the media and … Continued

1st Jun 2016

Ozil under fire for not singing German anthem

Frauke Petry, leader of the German far right anti-immigration party slammed Mesut Ozil recent pilgrimage to Makkah on May 22  (Photo: Mesut Ozil/Twitter) Ali Mitib German footballer Mesut Ozil faced criticism from the German far right groups for refusing to … Continued

1st Jul 2016

For media, police & politicians, right wing whites can’t be terrorists, can they?

Thomas Mair was charged for the murder of the MP, Jo Cox. He told the court his name was “death to traitors, freedom for Britain”. Reports suggest that the perpetrator of the attack shouted “Britain first”. A very troubling feature … Continued

UK vote to leave the EU should not be seen as victory for far right
1st Jul 2016

UK vote to leave the EU should not be seen as victory for far right

The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union by a margin of 52% to 48% – early analyses seem to suggest that many Muslim communities have also supported Brexit. This decision has sent shock waves across the world, … Continued

Jo was murdered for her ‘very strong political views’, says her husband
1st Jul 2016

Jo was murdered for her ‘very strong political views’, says her husband

Batley and Spen MP Jo Cox, who has been shot in Birstall near Leeds, (Photo: Michael Sercan Daventry /AA) Nadine Osman The husband of Labour MP Jo Cox said she was murdered for her “very strong political views”. The 41-year … 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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