. . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Scrolling news:

Gaza: 154 Palestinians killed, 348 injured by Israeli bombings last 48hrs

Gaza: 85 Palestinians killed, 200 injured by Israeli indiscriminate bombing last 24hrs

Gaza: 176 Palestinians killed, 286 injured by Israeli bombings last 48 hrs

Gaza: 83 Palestinians killed, 105 injured by Israeli indiscriminate bombings last 24hrs

Gaza: 31 Palestinians killed, 56 injured by Israeli bombardment last 24hrs

Gaza: 39 Palestinians were killed, 64 injured by Israeli bombings last 24 hrs

Gaza: 82 Palestinians killed, 80 injured by Israeli bombardment last 24hrs

Gaza: 82 Palestinians have been killed, 234 injured by Israeli bombardments last24hrs

Gaza: 57 Palestinians killed, 82 injured by Israeli bombardments last 24hrs

Gaza: 91 Palestinians killed, 183 injured by Israeli bombings last 48hrs

Gaza: 99 Palestinians killed, 168 injured by Israeli bombings last 48hrs

Gaza: 109 Palestinians killed, 296 injured by Israeli bombardments last 48hrs

Gaza: 81 Palestinians killed, 200 injured by Israeli bombings last 48hrs

Gaza: 32 Palestinians were killed and 41 injured by Israeli bombardments

Gaza: 54 Palestinians killed, 102 injured by Israeli bombardments last 48hrs

Gaza: 33 Palestinians killed, 57 injured by Israeli bombardment last 24hrs

Gaza: 132 Palestinians killed, 275 injured by Israeli bombardment between 26-29 April

Gaza: 47 Palestinians killed, 61 injured by Israeli bombings last 24 hrs

Gaza: 51 killed, 75 injured by Israeli bombardment last 24hrs

Gaza: 43 Palestinians killed 64 injured by Israeli bombing last 24hrs

UK: Johnson under pressure as party chair resigns after Tories lose two by-elections
24th Jun 2022

UK: Johnson under pressure as party chair resigns after Tories lose two by-elections

By Hamed Chapman   London, (The Muslim News): Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, was under renewed pressure to resign Friday after his party’s Chair, Oliver Dowden, said someone must take responsibility for losing two byelections on the same night.   “Our supporters are distressed and disappointed by recent events, and I share their feelings,” Dowden said […]

UK: Johnson to carry on despite suffering significant rebellion by Tory MPs
7th Jun 2022

UK: Johnson to carry on despite suffering significant rebellion by Tory MPs

By Hamed Chapman   London (The Muslim News): Jeremy Hunt, Penny Mordaunt and Tom Tugendhat have been installed among the initial favourites to eventual replace Boris Johnson after the Prime Minister suffered a much worse revolt in a vote of no confidence from the parliamentary Conservative party. Johnson secured the backing of only 211 of […]

Johnson urged to press Modi on unreturned remains of UK Muslims killed in Gujarat
19th Apr 2022

Johnson urged to press Modi on unreturned remains of UK Muslims killed in Gujarat

By Ahmed J Versi and Hamed Chapman London, (The Muslim News): Boris Johnson is being urged to take up the case of the unreturned remains of three British Muslims murdered during the Gujarat riots in February 2002 when he meets Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, in India this week. Imran Dawood was the only survivor from […]

Covid-19 self-isolation and free tests to end in England
22nd Feb 2022

Covid-19 self-isolation and free tests to end in England

By Hamed Chapman London, (The Muslim News): Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has called time on free Covid-19 tests, routine contact tracing and any requirement to self isolate even though admitting that the pandemic is not over. “Because of the efforts we have made as a country over the past two years we can now deal […]

UK: Problems mount for Johnson as four senior aides quit
4th Feb 2022

UK: Problems mount for Johnson as four senior aides quit

By Hamed Chapman and Ahmed J Versi London, (The Muslim News): A quarter of senior aides to Boris Johnson have left Downing Street creating more uncertainty about his future as Prime Minister amid the fallout from whether he can be trusted anymore following the so-called partygate scandal. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, the favourite […]

UK: Tory MPs start to turn on Johnson
31st Jan 2022

UK: Tory MPs start to turn on Johnson

By Hamed Chapman and Ahmed J Versi   London, (The Muslim News): Several more Conservative MPs, including the Prime Minister’s predecessor, publicly hit out against Boris Johnson Monday following the publication of an outline of an interim report that found a succession of gatherings held at Downing Street “should not have been allowed to take […]

UK: Johnson under renewed pressure to resign announces tourism boost
25th Jan 2022

UK: Johnson under renewed pressure to resign announces tourism boost

By Hamed Chapman   London, (The Muslim News): Despite being in the midst of a third Covid wave, Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, Tuesday called on international tourists to visit the UK but failed to distract attention away from renewed demands for him to resigning following fresh allegations about holding yet another illegal party in Downing […]

UK: Cabinet backs Johnson despite admission of breaking lockdown
13th Jan 2022

UK: Cabinet backs Johnson despite admission of breaking lockdown

By Hamed Chapman   London, (The Muslim News): Virtually all of Boris Johnson’s cabinet have lined up to express varying degrees of support for the Prime Minister in the face of several Tory MPs joining opposition leaders in calling for him to resign after he admitted attending an illegal Downing Street party and making a […]

UK: Johnson refuses to act upon medics warning to reconsider Christmas plans
16th Dec 2021

UK: Johnson refuses to act upon medics warning to reconsider Christmas plans

By Hamed Chapman London, (The Muslim News): Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has once again declined to act upon warnings by medics for people not to mix over the Christmas break if they don’t have to due to the soaring numbers of Covid-19 cases due to the new variant, Omicron. Chief Medical Officer, Chris Whitty, issued […]

UK: Johnson uses ministerial broadcast to ramp up vaccine programme
13th Dec 2021

UK: Johnson uses ministerial broadcast to ramp up vaccine programme

By Hamed Chapman and Ahmed J Versi   London, (The Muslim News): Boris Johnson has used a ministerial broadcast to bring forward his questionable target to give every adult in the UK to the end of this month, warning that the country could be set to face an omicron “tidal wave” from the new variant that […]

Deadlock remains on Afghanistan evacuation after G7 summit
24th Aug 2021

Deadlock remains on Afghanistan evacuation after G7 summit

By Hamed Chapman and Ahmed J Versi   London, (The Muslim News): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson insisted Tuesday that the evacuation from Afghanistan had so far been a huge success despite failing to persuade US President Joe Biden to extend the agreed deadline next week after an emergency virtual meeting of G7 leaders. “The […]

Johnson announces vaccine certificates on ‘Freedom Day’
20th Jul 2021

Johnson announces vaccine certificates on ‘Freedom Day’

By Hamed Chapman London, (The Muslim News): Boris Johnson defiantly proceeded with removing most restrictions to contain the third wave of the Covid pandemic ripping across the UK which forced him to isolate to mar what was supposed to be Freedom Day. In an extraordinary U-turn, the British Prime Minister announced that vaccine passports will […]

Starmer condemns Johnson’s plans to remove Covid restrictions as ‘reckless’
6th Jul 2021

Starmer condemns Johnson’s plans to remove Covid restrictions as ‘reckless’

By Hamed Chapman   London (The Muslim News): Labour Leader, Keir Starmer, has broken ranks with Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, over his controversial decision to lift almost all remaining Covid-19 restrictions for England from July 19, describing his plans as irresponsible. “The idea that, as the infection rate goes up, you throw off all protections […]

UK: Johnson’s complacency blamed for failure to remove lockdown
15th Jun 2021

UK: Johnson’s complacency blamed for failure to remove lockdown

By Hamed Chapman London, (The Muslim News): Boris Johnson is being blamed for being responsible himself in causing the delay in removing the remaining legal Covid restrictions by failing to put India earlier on the travel red list and effectively allowing the Delta [Indian] variant to manifest in the UK. “We are now in the […]

Violence against Palestinian worshippers ‘not acceptable,’ says Johnson
11th May 2021

Violence against Palestinian worshippers ‘not acceptable,’ says Johnson

By Hamed Chapman and Ahmed J Versi   London, (The Muslim News): Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has remained silent himself in the face of Israeli police firing rubber-coated metal bullets and dispensing tear gas when invading Islam’s third most holy site at al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem allowing his spokesman to condemn the military attack on […]

UK: Govt Minister’s meeting with MCB Sec Gen was not official
23rd Feb 2021

UK: Govt Minister’s meeting with MCB Sec Gen was not official

By Ahmed J Versi   London, (The Muslim News): Whitehall said Tuesday that Penny Mordaunt’s meeting with Muslim Council of Britain (MCB)’s newly elected Secretary General, Zara Mohammed, on Friday, was not an official meeting. Prime Minister, Boris Johnson’s official Spokesman told journalists that the Mordaunt met Mohammed in her capacity as a constituent MP. […]

UK: Johnson says “deepening alliance” with US in call with Biden
24th Jan 2021

UK: Johnson says “deepening alliance” with US in call with Biden

By Ahmed J Versi London, (The Muslim News): Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke by phone to US President Joe Biden Saturday evening. The Prime Minister emphasised importance of special relationship with the US. This comes in the wake of Biden removing Winston Churchill’s bust from the Oval office, which got a lot of coverage in the […]

UK: Exclusive: Khan urges PM to close places of worship as many mosques voluntarily close
10th Jan 2021

UK: Exclusive: Khan urges PM to close places of worship as many mosques voluntarily close

By Nadine Osman London, (The Muslim News): Places of worship in London should shut immediately due to the risks of Covid-19 infection, the Mayor of London has said. Sadiq Khan’s demand was made following the closing of most major mosques in the capital despite being Covid-19 secure. Khan warned that more than one per cent […]

UK, EU to continue trade talks until Sunday
10th Dec 2020

UK, EU to continue trade talks until Sunday

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal LONDON (AA): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen have agreed to continue negotiations on a post-Brexit trade deal until Sunday, according to a statement from Downing Street. Johnson said there were still “significant obstacles” which remain after his discussion on post-Brexit trade deal with […]

Exclusive: London Mayor wins EHCR approval for statutory inquiry into Covid-19 disparities
29th Oct 2020

Exclusive: London Mayor wins EHCR approval for statutory inquiry into Covid-19 disparities

By Hamed Chapman London, [The Muslim News]: The Mayor of London has succeeded in convincing the Equalities watchdog to undertake a statutory investigation on the issue of Covid-19 disparities. In a wide-ranging interview with The Muslim News Editor, Ahmed J Versi, Sadiq Khan also claimed credit for helping to persuade the Government to record ethnicity […]

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.

Latest Tweets

. . . . . . . . . . . . . .