In a bizarre turn of events the dead body of a man accused of murder was held to ransom by his family and friends in a village in northern India causing religious sectarian tension and forcing Muslim residents to flee their village anticipating reprisals.
The science behind the Extremism Risk Guidance 22+ framework developed by the UK to assess the risk of ‘radicalisation’ has been described as flawed
It is a huge mystery how former Sun Editor, Kelvin MacKenzie, was cleared by the regulator over his attack on Fatima Manji, the Channel 4 News presenter, for wearing a hijab while reporting on the Nice terror attacks
It is incessant and unremitting. The prejudice and discrimination against Muslims has become truly a universal phenomenon.
A study by the Reuters Institute has found evidence of substantial bias in the press coverage leading up to the EU Referendum vote.
Gloucester Muslim Welfare Association (GMWA) was awarded Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service for five decades of community work
Thousands of mourners gathered in Bradford for the funeral of an 11-year-old boy who died after he was found hanging at his home by his mother, Farheen Khan.
Olympic gymnast Louis Smith has been forced to apologies for disrespectfully mocking Islam on social media
Bomb attacks hit a mosque and a convention centre in the eastern German city of Dresden on September 26.
Channel 4 News Presenter Fatima Manji has spoken out against the press regulator, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), after it cleared the former Editor of The Sun Newspaper, Kelvin MacKenzie, of religious discrimination.
Police are searching for two men who ripped off a woman’s hijab in a “religiously motivated crime” on Tottenham High Road, London.
A mother in the United States has launched a campaign against the textbooks used in her local Tennessee school district after her daughter was taught about Islam.
Conservative MPs in Canada have blocked a petition based motion denouncing Islamophobia on October 5.
Nicolas Sarkozy, has vowed to ban Muslim headscarves (the hijab) should he win the UMP’s nomination and the presidential elections next year
Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with what police are calling a racist assault on an Asian schoolboy that was posted online with the words, “Smash a P*ki”
Big changes in law and policy, such as a new press regulator, are some of the recommendations which have come from a new report by the European Commission against Racism and Intolerance
Israel’s planned construction of up to 300 new homes for illegal Shilo settlement in the West Bank has been globally condemned
Travel agents of Morocco and Egypt will boycott Hajj and Umrah exhibitions following a Saudi decision to impose a fee of SR2,000 (£435) on any pilgrim traveling to the kingdom for a second time.
The spending power of the Muslim consumer has already been acknowledged by big brands in recent years, with Dolce & Gabbana and DKNY bringing out Ramadan collections. L
Can employees asked to spend a period of time working abroad bring claims in the UK employment tribunal
Hospitality and Islam: Welcoming in God’s Name. By Mona Siddiqui, London: Yale University Press. 2016. PB. Pp274. £9.67.
On November 4 the Paris Agreement will become international law, but it will only bind those 76 states plus the EU who have ratified it
Norway is the only European nation to have ratified the Paris Climate Agreement, the UK is being pushed to ratify but Brexit has thrown a wrench in the plan.
A group of scientists from the US have completed a study and predicted that the human life span may be limited to a maximum of 115 years.
Muslim paralympians won a total of 161 medals at the Rio Games, 59 more than their Olympic counterparts and 25 more than their London Games tally
Prime Minister, Theresa May, will not bring up the human rights abuses of Indian Muslims with Modi in public
Passing of Dr Abdur Rahim is a great lost to the people of Birmingham if not the world
Exclusive coverage comparing 2016 with 2008 and 2012 Muslim medallists is quite unique.
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.