No elections come much bigger
26th May 2017

No elections come much bigger

Launching her party’s manifesto, Prime Minister, Theresa May, emphasised the crucial importance of getting the next five years right for the country’s prosperity, its place in the world, for living standards and for the opportunities of future generations. “If we … Continued

Muslim man attacked by Hindu mob dies of injuries
28th Apr 2017

Muslim man attacked by Hindu mob dies of injuries

Horrific mobile phone foot age shows Pehlu Khan pleading for his life as Hindu mob assault him for half an hour, the 55 year old became the 11th Muslim to lose his life at the hands of “cow-protection” Hindu mobs … Continued

Government asked to intervene in the case of British Muslim teacher denied entry to US
31st Mar 2017

Government asked to intervene in the case of British Muslim teacher denied entry to US

Juhel Miah was banned from flying from Reyk javik, Iceland to New York with his students (Photo:Twitter) Nadine Osman The Liberal Democrat Equalities Spokeswoman asked the Government to intervene in and follow-up the case of a Swansea-born Muslim teacher who … Continued

Somali refugee becomes Canada’s Minister of Immigration
27th Jan 2017

Somali refugee becomes Canada’s Minister of Immigration

(Photo: Twitter @AhmedDHussen) Amira Al-Hooti Ahmed Hussen, a Somali-born Canadian, who arrived in Canada in 1993 as a refugee from Mogadishu has been appointed to the role of Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship by Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau. … 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

Far-right terrorist threat still played down despite Jo Cox murder
30th Dec 2016

Far-right terrorist threat still played down despite Jo Cox murder

English Defence League protest in Newcastle (Photo: Creative Commons) How much more evidence is needed for the growing threat of right-wing terrorism than the conviction of Thomas Mair for the brutal murder of Labour MP Jo Cox? During the EU … Continued

30th Dec 2016

Casey Review calls on Muslim communities to be more “British”

Ala Abbas The 200-page Casey Review released this month which looked into ethnic and cultural “segregation”, mainly among Muslim communities in the UK, has touted the promotion of “British values” as the best solution to the perceived problems of segregation. … Continued

Chilcot Inquiry designed by officials involved in the war effort
30th Dec 2016

Chilcot Inquiry designed by officials involved in the war effort

Despite playing a central role in producing the notorious dossier on Iraq’s non-existent WMD’s, Sir John Scarlett, (MI6 chief from 2004- 2009) was involved in setting up the Chilcot Inquiry (Photo: Chatham House/Creative Commons) Ala Abbas Papers disclosed under the … Continued

Slovakia adopts law blocking Islam from being recognised as a religion
30th Dec 2016

Slovakia adopts law blocking Islam from being recognised as a religion

Prime Minister, Robert Fico vowed not accept “one single Muslim” refugee into the country Elham Asaad Buaras The Slovakian Parliament adopted legislation on November 28 to effectively bar Islam from gaining official status as a religion. The Slovak National Party … Continued

Obituary: Fidel Castro the divisive revolutionary
30th Dec 2016

Obituary: Fidel Castro the divisive revolutionary

Fidel Castro in Brasília, Bazil February 1, 2003 (Photo: Marcello Casal Jr/Agência Brasil Creative Commons License) August 13, 1926 – November 25, 2016 The passing away of Cuba’s Fidel Castro, one of the world’s longest-serving leaders confirmed only one thing, … Continued

May must build on Cameron’s support for care leavers, says Bernardo’s Chief Executive
29th Jul 2016

May must build on Cameron’s support for care leavers, says Bernardo’s Chief Executive

Barnardo’s Chief Executive, Javed Khan (Photo: Ahmed J Versi/Muslim News) Hamed Chapman New Prime Minister, Theresa May, must ensure care leavers get same support as teens with parents, says Britain’s largest charity for vulnerable children and young people. “Young people … Continued

Iraq War was needless
29th Jul 2016

Iraq War was needless

(Photo: Creative Commons) Sir John Chilcot may not have directly accused former Prime Minister, Tony Blair, of deliberating lying or being deceitful in leading Britain into invading Iraq with the US. But it was all buried away in his long … Continued

24th Dec 2014

Islam elected Young Mayor of Lewisham

Elham Asaad Buaras A 14-year old schoolboy has become Lewisham’s first Muslim Young Mayor. Liam Islam of Deptford Green School signed the Declaration of Acceptance of Office on November 27. Islam became the eleventh Young Mayor after taking 1,210 votes … 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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