Over 500 people from all sections of society from the worlds of politics, business, sport, the arts, civic and religious leaders joined in celebration of unsung heroes of British Muslim and non-Muslim communities.
Zac Goldsmith was highly regarded among many Muslims. However, the approach of his campaign has been seriously troubling for many of the capital’s Muslim communities.
Lack of acknowledgement of the understandable limitations of an ICM poll was only the first of a series of monumental errors of judgement in Trevor Phillips, documentary “What British Muslims really think” .
The Muslim News Awards is proud to announce the winners of The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2016, we also congratulate every individual, organization and initiative nominated and short-listed for the fourteenth awards.
Zac Goldsmith insists that as the directly elected Mayor of London would have the opportunity to do much more to improve the lives of people who he would represent in what he described as the “greatest city in the world.”
A Donald Trump supporter charged with possessing an explosive device and threatening to kill Muslims will spend just 90 days in jail
The England cricketer Moeen Ali says he was stopped by border officers on his return to the country from the T20 world cup in India.
Police investigated more than 200 reports of hate crime near mosques in one year – with one Midlands community leader claiming an increase in the incidents over the past six years.
Two men were arrested and bailed until April 29 after a severed pig’s head was cable-tied to the gates of a Portsmouth Muslim school.
A Sunderland man who stabbed an Asian man in revenge “for the ISIS beheadings” will not be jailed after a judge sentenced him to an 18-month community order and supervision last month.
A United Airlines pilot asked a Muslim family to leave a Washington bound plane before it took off, citing “safety” issues.
A Muslim doctor has voiced her disappointment after a Nottingham man who had racially assaulted her walked away from court with a fine and volunteer work.
Butlin’s Staff urged families at a Wrestling show to heckle bearded baddie ‘Hakim’ who entered the ring waving the flag of Saudi Arabia
Dundee police confirmed on April 5 that a former councillor has been charged following claims he sent Islamophobic texts to a fellow SNP member. Craig Melville resigned as a Dundee City Councillor in February after allegations against him emerged. It is alleged the 35-year-old sent a series of messages to an unnamed woman within the party a day after the Paris terror attacks.
A British man of Eritrean descent was ushered off a London bound easyJet flight by armed police because another passenger “didn’t feel safe”.
France’s Prime Minister has been criticised by students, Muslim advocacy groups and even his own Government for backing a hijab (headscarf) ban in universities.
A Muslim teacher killed protecting Kenyan Christians was posthumously awarded Kenya’s top honour for his heroism by the country’s President
Six members of the Jewish Defence League (JDL) were jailed in Paris on March 18 over a “savage gang attack” on attendees at a Gaza fundraiser in 2009.
Israel’s Chief Rabbi has sparked controversy after saying non-Jews should be barred from living in Israel
World-renowned architect Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid whose iconic designs include the London Olympic aquatic centre, died from a heart attack aged 65 last month.
Exaggeration of injury leads to fair dismissal
What is Islam? The Importance of Being Islamic. By Shahab Ahmed. New Jersey: Princeton University Press. Pp609. HB. 2016. £22.00.
A new study published in the journal Nature Climate Change, shows how climate inaction could cost trillions of dollars in asset devaluation.
A significant step towards mass producing platelets in the laboratory has been reported by a team of scientists from the NHS and University of Cambridge.
Khairul Idham Pawi made history becoming the first ever Malaysian to win in the MotoGP World Championship after winning the Moto3 race at the Argentina Motorcycle Grand Prix.
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.