Yet another Muslim killed by Hindu mobs for ‘cow crime’
29th Jun 2018

Yet another Muslim killed by Hindu mobs for ‘cow crime’

Sajeda Haider Yet another Muslim has been beaten to death in India by Hindu mob for no apparent reason except that he was a Muslim. Qasim Qureshi, 45, was beaten to death in a sugar cane field in Hapur district … Continued

Prayer ban in Haryana state, India
8th Jun 2018

Prayer ban in Haryana state, India

Map of Gurgaon district in Haryana where Friday prayers are being violently disrupted by members of the Sanyukt Hindu Sangharsh Samiti (Photo: Joy1963/WikiCommons) Sajeda Haider India’s ruling right-wing nationalist party the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) under the leadership of PM … Continued

India to become a Hindu nation by 2024, announces BJP MP
26th Jan 2018

India to become a Hindu nation by 2024, announces BJP MP

Demonstrators gather outside Bikaner House in New Delhi, India on December 9, 2017, in protest over the murder of Mohammad Afrazul, a worker from West Bengal who became the latest Muslim victim of Hindu extremists. Afrazul’s killer Shambu Lal Regar, … Continued

BJP threat to Taj Mahal
26th Oct 2017

BJP threat to Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal. Photo Creative Commons By Sajeda Haider The Taj Mahal is synonymous with India. It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and on the must-see list of any tourist visiting the country. The magnificent white marble … Continued

Book Review: On the lands and peoples of Indian Ocean from Somalia to China
26th Oct 2017

Book Review: On the lands and peoples of Indian Ocean from Somalia to China

  Two Arabic Travel Books, Accounts of China and India. By Abu Zayd al-Sirafi and Ibn Fadlan. Edited and Translated by Tim Makintosh-Smith and James E Montgomery. NYU Press. New York. 2015. Pp 320. HB. $35 Two Arabic Travel Books … Continued

Khan to visit India, Pakistan to promote business
26th Oct 2017

Khan to visit India, Pakistan to promote business

Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. Photographer: Ray Tang/AA Ahmed J Versi   Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, will be visiting India and Pakistan to promote UK trade. The date of the visit has not yet been fixed. Speaking to ethnic … Continued

25th Aug 2017

Cow vigilantes in India

Sir, What do you expect from the so called democratic India? (‘Fifteen-year-old Muslim knifed to death by Hindu mob on a packed train in India’ The Muslim News Issue 339). Millions of tons of beef meat is being exported to … Continued

Modi’s vision for India is unsustainable
31st Mar 2017

Modi’s vision for India is unsustainable

(Photo: Creative Commons) Soon after taking over as India’s Prime Minister in May 2014, Narendra Modi promised India a new era with, “good days” ahead and “Everybody on board; development for all”. It is possible that Modi has learnt a … Continued

BJP wins in Uttar Pradesh on an anti-Muslim ticket
31st Mar 2017

BJP wins in Uttar Pradesh on an anti-Muslim ticket

(Source Election Commission of India/: Image Stratfor 2017) Sajeda Haider Ever since the 2014 general election in India when the Hindu Nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won a massive mandate, there is not a single Muslim Member of Parliament (MP) on … Continued

Family of British Muslims murdered in Gujarat concerned May didn’t take up issue with Modi
25th Nov 2016

Family of British Muslims murdered in Gujarat concerned May didn’t take up issue with Modi

Family of British Muslims Saeed Dawood and first cousin of Shakeel Dawood, murdered in Gujarat, India, in 2002 by Hindu mobs under governorship of Narendra Modi, are concerned that Prime Minister, Theresa May, did not take up the issue with the … Continued

1st Jul 2016

Uproar at Hindu nationalist ‘Muslim-free’ remark

Nadine Osman Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader, Sadhvi Prachi’s anti-Muslim remark created uproar in Legislative Council with opposition National Conference and Congress demanding the Upper House condemn her. Prachi, leader of the right-wing Hindu nationalist, had said, “It is time … Continued

1st Jul 2016

Child marriages remains rampant in India

Elham Asaad Buaras Child marriages remain rampant in India with nearly 12 million children under the age 10 currently being wed the equivalent to the population of Paris, according to newly released data analysis. IndiaSpend reported that child marriage is … Continued

Major test
29th Oct 2015

Major test

Ahmed J Versi In February 2002 three British Muslims, were among over 2,000 Muslims who were murdered and hundreds of Muslim women raped by Hindu mobs in Gujarat, India. Shakeel and Saeed Dawood, their friend Mohammed Aswat were brutally murdered. … Continued

Family of British Muslims murdered by Hindu mobs demand Modi ban
30th Oct 2015

Family of British Muslims murdered by Hindu mobs demand Modi ban

Ahmed J Versi In February 2002 three British Muslims, were among over 2,000 Muslims who were murdered and hundreds of Muslim women raped by Hindu mobs in Gujarat, India. Shakeel and Saeed Dawood, their friend Mohammed Aswat were brutally murdered. … 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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