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Rohingya Muslim survives after playing dead for days
24th Nov 2017

Rohingya Muslim survives after playing dead for days

Rohingya Musilm refugees fleeing Myanmar military attack in Rakhine state reach Bangladesh border of Palongkhali of Coxs Bazaar on October 17 (Photo: Stringer/AA) Büşra Nur Özcan, Fatih Erel and Kubra Chuhan The 25-year-old teacher hid among the bodies of his … Continued

Peace elusive in Central African Republic as Muslim worshippers killed in mosque
26th Oct 2017

Peace elusive in Central African Republic as Muslim worshippers killed in mosque

Despite the visit of Pope Francis to Central Mosque under siege from armed Christian militias in Bangui, Central African Republic, on November 30, 2015, to bring Christians and Muslims together for peace, attacks on mosques have continued (Photo: Herve Serefio/ … Continued

Saudi-led coalition of accused evading legal liability on Yemen airstrikes
29th Sep 2017

Saudi-led coalition of accused evading legal liability on Yemen airstrikes

Civilian buildings destroyed by Saudi-led coalition, Yemen Sana’a, October 2015 (Photo: Almigdad Mojalli/VOA/Creative Commons) Harun Nasrullah Human Rights Watch (HRW) has accused the Saudi-led coalition of evading international legal liability by refusing to present information on their role in alleged … Continued

Over 3,000 Iraqi and Syrian civilians killed by US-led airstrikes
23rd Jun 2017

Over 3,000 Iraqi and Syrian civilians killed by US-led airstrikes

33 civilians were killed by US-led airstrikes on Maysaloun school in Raqqa, Syria on May 22 (Photo: Twitter @Raqqa_SL) Nadine Osman At least 3,100 civilians were killed by US-led airstrikes (from August 2014 to March 2017), according to data compiled … Continued

23rd Jun 2017

Beards, veils banned in Muslim Xinjiang, Muslim students returning from abroad arrested

Meng Yihua The last few months have seen further increases in oppressive policies in China’s Muslim Xinjiang province. In the new legislation, effective April 1, China introduced restrictions on “abnormal” beards and wearing veils in public for the Muslim residents … Continued

Fifa head succumbs to Israeli pressure on illegal settlement teams
31st Mar 2017

Fifa head succumbs to Israeli pressure on illegal settlement teams

Beitar Givat Ze’ev football team are based in the Giv’at Ze’ev settlement in the West Bank, they are one of five other Israeli clubs to play in illegal settlements. Human right NGOs say Fifa President, Gianni Infantino (inset) inaction makes … Continued

Chinese Muslims face further infringements of basic rights as authorities demand passports
30th Dec 2016

Chinese Muslims face further infringements of basic rights as authorities demand passports

Stand Up For Uyghur Rights Washington demonstration against Chinese President Xi Jinping visit to the US, September 25, 2015 (Photo: Elvert Barnes/elvertbarnes.com) Meng Yihua A few weeks ago, the Uyghur Muslims experienced further discrimination, as the regional police ordered an … Continued

29th Jul 2016

Extra-judicial killings condemned by human rights organisation in Kenya

Zainab Hassan The Human Rights Watch (HRW) condemned the Kenyan security forces of forcibly making at least 34 people disappear within the past two years through abusive counter-terrorism operations in both Nairobi and north eastern Kenya. Kenyan authorities are responsible … 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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