28th Dec 2018

Attack on niqabi woman after the niqab ban in Denmark

Aqila Mumthaz A niqab-wearing Muslim woman in Denmark was attacked and bullied by shoppers for wearing the niqab at a supermarket while shopping. In the video she filmed, a man aggressively asks her to “take that shit off” and that … Continued

29th Jun 2018

Denmark latest European country to ban the niqab

  Elham Asaad Buaras Denmark has become the latest European country to ban full-face veils in public on May 29. The law, which mainly affects Muslim women wearing a niqab, was passed by 75 votes to 30 in Parliament and … Continued

24th Feb 2017

Thousands protest Austria’s face-veil ban

Elham Asaad Buaras Thousands of Muslim women marched in the capital of Austria against the coalition Government plans to ban full-face veils (niqab) in public. The ban is part of a package of changes hammered out by the ruling Social … Continued

24th Feb 2017

Sunderland man admits assault on Muslim woman

Elham Asaad Buaras A 55-year-old man has admitted pulling a face veil (niqab) off a woman in a Sunderland shopping centre before yelling “you are in our country now, you stupid f***ing Muslim”. Peter Scotter, who has 66 previous convictions … Continued

German Chancellor backs niqab ban
30th Dec 2016

German Chancellor backs niqab ban

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has said “full veil is not appropriate” in Germany (Photo: Creative Commons) Nadine Osman In what is being called an astonishing pre-election u-turn, German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has called for a niqab ban after saying the … Continued

1st Jul 2016

Bulgarian town bans niqab

Elham Asaad Buaras A Bulgarian town has banned the wearing of the niqab (full face veil) in public including while driving. Councillors in Pazardzhik home to a Roma Muslim minority voted overwhelmingly in favour of the ban in April in … 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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