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 now Prime Minister Modi during her visit to India this month
US Presidential candidate, Donald Trump, has the gift of being able to offend many people, nearly half the world’s population who call themselves female, for instance. But for one group of people in particular his rhetoric has been particularly alarming.
The premise of Prevent, like the whole counter terrorism policy, is based on a myth. There is no religious basis for the current phenomenon. This thinking only feeds into the propaganda of such groups like Daesh
The Prevent counter-terrorism strategy is being so abused that a school in Lancashire tried to dismiss a dinner lady by claiming she supported Daesh. This is according to a new report by the Open Society Justice Initiative.
MPs have criticised the Government for a lack of impartiality and transparency surrounding a review on the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt this month.
Hosting the conference which bought together mayors from across Europe, Sadiq Khan warned the politics of division must not spread to diverse cities like London.
The number of Muslim prisoners in British jails has doubled over the past 10 years, a study released last week revealed
A Group of Reading fans who hurled Islamophoic abuse at their Omani goalkeeper Ali Al-Habsi have had their season tickets suspended by the club.
In the immediate aftermath of the presidential election, there has been a spate of hate crimes across the United States, most of which have referenced the new president-elect or one of his campaign slogans.
Police in Bolton are investigating after four men believed to be of Eastern European descent dragged a Muslim girl into an alleyway and tried to force her to drink alcohol.
An R.E teacher who posted Islamophobic comments on social media and attended a march organised by the far-right group Britain First was struck off .
A 24-year old teaching assistant who was sacked by a Birmingham school for objecting to special needs children being shown graphic footage of the 9/11 attacks has vowed to fight the case in court.
A man from Sunderland who activated a Metro emergency brake after branding an innocent passenger an ISIS terrorist in March has been given a 9 month suspended prison sentence at Newcastle Crown Court after admitting racially aggravated harassment.
Two Polish men who hurled abuse and pelted a worshipper with rashers of bacon at a mosque in north London were jailed on November 1.
Aer Lingus cabin crew were praised of their handling of a man who was verbal abusing Muslim passengers, it has emerged.
Anti-terrorism posters which sparked a racism row have been withdrawn earlier this month.The posters part of the British Transport Police’s new campaign to stop terror threats on the rail network were slammed for allegedly using anti-Semitic and racist imagery.
Islamophobic hate crimes increased by a whopping 67 percent in the United States in 2015 according to the latest figures released by the FBI.
Ilhan Omar became America’s first Somali-American Muslim woman Legislator after she was successfully elected as DFL Legislator in the Minnesota House of Representatives.
US military action was found to be the main factor driving home-grown terrorism in America according to a FBI report acquired by the news site The Intercept last month.
A Masters student in New Delhi, has been ‘missing’ for almost a month and despite protests by his fellow students demanding that the police take action.
The US is likely to have committed war crimes in Afghanistan, according to the International Criminal Court (ICC). The victims of alleged US torture were “deliberately subjected to physical and psychological violence…committed with particular cruelty and in a manner that debased the basic human dignity of the victims,” the ICC said.
UNESCO has passed ten resolutions in favour of the Palestinian refugees in the occupied territories. Israel opposed the resolutions and said it would disaffiliate from UNESCO temporarily.
Hospitality and Islam: Welcoming in God’s Name. By Mona Siddiqui, London: Yale University Press. 2016. PB. Pp274. £9.67.
There was no specific evidence that segregation in a mixed Muslim school had a greater impact on females than males, ruled the High Court.
The High Court ruled that the plan put forth to remedy non compliant air pollution levels still defies the legal limit, and that DEFRA needs to do more to safeguard the health of UK citizens
This Orient Isle: Elizabethan England and the Islamic World. By Jerry Brotton. London: Allen Lane. 2016. HB. Pp358. £20
Generation M. By Shelina Janmohamed. I. B. Tauris. 2016 £12.99
There is a global drive to reduce the number of antibiotics being prescribed in order to reduce the risk of antibiotic resistance
Zafar Ansari has spoken of his pride at being one of four players representing the ethnic diversity in the current England Test team
An 8-year old Kashmiri girl made history by winning the gold for India in the World Kick Boxing Championship in South Italy’s Andria
The Palestinian FA has warned it will attempt to have Israel punished by the Court of Arbitration for Sport if football’s governing body FIFA fails to stop Israeli clubs from operating in the Occupied West Bank.
It is unbelievable that so many Muslims won Paralympic medals at the Rio 2016 games.
Theresa May must discuss the gross violation of human rights of Christians and other minorities. The minorities expect rights guaranteed in the constitution.
Muslims are so far apart that we have lost our strength to have one voice unlike others
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.