Issue 366 - Friday 25th October 2019

Issue 366  – Friday 25th October 2019

US blacklists Chinese agencies and tech giants involved in the persecution of Uyghur Muslims

After years of painful silence from international leaders on human rights abuses on the Uyghur ethnic Muslim minority in China, the United States has taken steps against those involved in the abuses.

Issue 366  – Friday 25th October 2019

Modi continues brutal clampdown on millions of Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir as world remains indifferent

It is more than 70 days since the Indian Government clamped a complete lockdown on the country’s only Muslim-majority state of Jammu and Kashmir, stripping it of its autonomous constitutional position as a state and suppressing the democratic rights of seven million people - and there is still no let-up in sight.

EDITORIAL

HOME NEWS

  • Commission seeks new focus on ‘hateful extremism’

    Commission seeks new focus on ‘hateful extremism’

    The Government’s recently set-up Commission for Countering Extremism (CCE) is seeking the establishment of a new taskforce led by the Home Secretary in a complete overhaul of the strategy.

  • Muslim run raises thousands

    Muslim run raises thousands

    Hundreds of people took part in East London Mosque’s annual Muslim Charity Run in Victoria Park on September 22. Nearly 500 runners participated in the event to raise funds for 30 good causes.

TERRORISM

COMMENT

  • Brexit endgame points to  a Johnson triumph

    Brexit endgame points to a Johnson triumph

    Since his arrival in Number 10, Johnson has been involved in a broader, highly strategic battle and has kept his focus on a larger prize which he is almost certain to win. Johnson wants an election triumph and he has played his cards wonderfully.

  • 4,500 Muslim children in care in Britain

    4,500 Muslim children in care in Britain

    New research by Coventry University and CoramBAAF show that there are approximately 4,500 Muslim-heritage children in care in Britain.

  • Leadership top tips from  Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)

    Leadership top tips from Prophet Muhammad (pbuh)

    Five leadership lessons from the life of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) for those involved in running a voluntary group or association today.

ISLAMOPHOBIA

WORLD NEWS

REGULAR COLUMNS

ENVIRONMENT

HEALTH AND SCIENCE

SPORT

  • Muslim athletes break records in Doha

    Muslim athletes break records in Doha

    Muslim track and field athletes bagged seventeen medals the World Athletics Championships in Qatar, earlier this month.

  • Sport Brief: Muslim medallists

    Muslim medallists at the Boxing, Wrestling and Weightlifting World Championships as well as the African Women’s Junior Volleyball Championship and the Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship

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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