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Canada: Man arrested after driving car at worshipers at 2 Toronto mosques
19th May 2023

Canada: Man arrested after driving car at worshipers at 2 Toronto mosques

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): A man who drove his car at worshipers at two Toronto mosques in Canada has been arrested after an “anti-Muslim, hate motivation investigation,” it was reported Thursday. Toronto police said officers received calls from two Scarborough mosques — one in the Lawrence Avenue East and Markham Road area, the […]

Canada: 2 Muslim women report alleged hate crime involving gun threat in Kitchener
14th Apr 2023

Canada: 2 Muslim women report alleged hate crime involving gun threat in Kitchener

By Firdevs Bulut Kartal TORONTO (AA): Two Muslim women, a mother and daughter, reported an alleged hate crime that took place in Kitchener, a city in Canada’s Ontario province on Wednesday morning. According to a report by CTV News, the women said a stranger followed them with his car after morning prayers at the mosque […]

Canada: Muslim told he cannot pray in Ottawa train station
23rd Mar 2023

Canada: Muslim told he cannot pray in Ottawa train station

By Barry Ellsworth​​​​​​​ TRENTON, Canada (AA): A Muslim man received an apology after he was told he could not pray in an Ottawa train station but Canada’s largest Muslim organization said more needs to happen, according to a report Wednesday. Viral video of the encounter between the man and a security guard was posted to […]

Canada intelligence body launches Islamophobia investigation into tax agency
15th Mar 2023

Canada intelligence body launches Islamophobia investigation into tax agency

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): Canada’s National Security and Intelligence Review Agency said Tuesday that it will investigate accusations of Islamophobia against the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), the federal agency that collects taxes and administers tax laws for the Canadian government. The CRA’s audit of the Muslim Association of Canada (MAC), which began in […]

Canadian court convicts pair of assault of Muslim father
1st Feb 2023

Canadian court convicts pair of assault of Muslim father

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): A Canadian court Tuesday found two men guilty of assault of a Muslim father, an attack that displayed the “darkest side of humanity,” the victim’s wife said at a press conference following the verdict. The Judge called the attack ‘anti-Arab, but not anti-Muslim.’ The unprovoked attack on Mohammed Abu […]

Canadian sentenced to 16 months in jail for attack on Muslim woman, daughter
22nd Oct 2022

Canadian sentenced to 16 months in jail for attack on Muslim woman, daughter

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA)  A Canadian man who perpetrated a “racially motivated” attack on a Black Muslim woman and her daughter was sentenced Friday to 16 months in prison and probation for two years. Richard Bradley Stevens, 43, accommodated the pair Dec. 8, 2020, while they were sitting in their car outside […]

Canada: Police search for suspect after hate graffiti painted on Toronto mosque
21st Oct 2022

Canada: Police search for suspect after hate graffiti painted on Toronto mosque

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): Vandalism at a-area mosque marks a “frightening escalation of Islamophobia” stemming from unfounded that the mosque is an agent of the Iranian government, the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) said Thursday. The vandalism last week at the Imam Mahdi Islamic Center in Thornhill took the form of hate-motivated […]

Canada: Human rights chief to not resign for alleged Islamophobia comments
16th Sep 2022

Canada: Human rights chief to not resign for alleged Islamophobia comments

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): The human rights commissioner of a Canadian province refused to resign Thursday for alleged Islamophobia remarks despite being told to do so by his boss. More than two dozen Muslim groups wrote a letter on Sept. 12 and asked Alberta Minister of Justice Tyler Shandro to fire human rights […]

Canada: Violent attack targets mosque, worshipers in Mississauga
20th Mar 2022

Canada: Violent attack targets mosque, worshipers in Mississauga

By Merve Aydogan   ANKARA (AA): A violent attack took place in a local mosque early Saturday in one of Canada’s populated cities, Mississauga. Worshippers at Dar Al-Tawheed Islamic Centre, near McAdam Road and Matheson Boulevard, received minor injuries due to the pepper spray, police said in a press release.  Speaking exclusively to Anadolu Agency, […]

Canada: New website seeks to combat Islamophobia
3rd Dec 2021

Canada: New website seeks to combat Islamophobia

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): A website that hopes to curtail anti-Muslim attitudes among teachers and students went online Thursday in Canada. Islamawareness.ca was developed by the Muslim Association of Canada (MAC) and is targeted toward classrooms in Ontario, Canada’s largest province with a student population of more than 2 million. The Ontario government […]

Canadian judge jails man who branded Muslim businessman ‘baby killer’
5th Oct 2021

Canadian judge jails man who branded Muslim businessman ‘baby killer’

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): A man with a history of promoting hate was sentenced in a Canadian court Monday to 18 months behind bars for contravening six court orders to stop making defamatory comments about restaurant owner Mohamad Fakih. Kevin J. Johnston, a mayoral candidate for the city of Calgary, Alberta, was […]

Islamophobia in Canada ‘systemic’ since 9/11 attacks in US
11th Sep 2021

Islamophobia in Canada ‘systemic’ since 9/11 attacks in US

By Barry EllsworthIslamophobia in Canada ‘systemic’ since 9/11 attacks in US   TRENTON, Canada (AA): Aggression against Canadian Muslims accelerated after the 9/11 attacks al-Qaeda terrorists carried out 20 years ago in the US, the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) said in a report, Friday. “It’s become systemic since then,” said Fatema Abdalla, communications […]

Canadian police investigating Toronto mosque break-in
24th Aug 2021

Canadian police investigating Toronto mosque break-in

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): Authorities in Canada are investigating a break-in vandalism to a Toronto mosque, Toronto police said Monday. The caretaker at the Baitul Jannah Islamic Centre, at Kingston Road and Brimley Road, Scarborough, discovered the break-in when he opened the mosque at around 5:30 a.m. Sunday for morning prayer. “I […]

Canadian police label attack against Muslim women ‘hate crime’
14th Jul 2021

Canadian police label attack against Muslim women ‘hate crime’

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): Police in Ontario, Canada arrested a man Tuesday who almost hit a Muslim mother and daughter with his vehicle, then chased and threatened to kill them. The mother, 62, and daughter, 26, were walking through a parking lot in the city of Hamilton, west of Toronto, when a […]

Canada: Two Muslim sisters brutally attacked in Alberta
25th Jun 2021

Canada: Two Muslim sisters brutally attacked in Alberta

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): Police are seeking a suspect after two Muslim sisters in the western Canadian province of Alberta were attacked in what is being called a hate-motivated crime, local media reported Thursday. According to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, a man wearing a mask approached the women in St. Albert, […]

Canada: 4 dead after family run down by vehicle because “of their Muslim faith”
8th Jun 2021

Canada: 4 dead after family run down by vehicle because “of their Muslim faith”

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed his sorrow Monday for the four members of a Muslim family who were killed when a pickup truck driver intentionally plowed into them in London, Ontario. “There is evidence that this was a planned, premeditated act and that the family was targeted because of […]

Canada: Muslim women targeted by repeated threats
3rd Mar 2021

Canada: Muslim women targeted by repeated threats

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): Attacks and threats against five Somali-Canadian Muslim women have been reported in Edmonton, Alberta in the last 10 weeks, according to media reports Tuesday. In the Alberta province cities of Edmonton and Calgary, 140 incidents were reported in 2020, including death threats. But there are many so-called hate […]

Canada mosque killer’s parole eligibility time reduced
27th Nov 2020

Canada mosque killer’s parole eligibility time reduced

By Barry Ellsworth TRENTON, Canada (AA): The parole eligibility for the killer of six people in the 2017 Quebec City Mosque shooting was reduced Thursday to 25 years from 40 years. The Quebec Court of Appeal ruled that the right given judges in 2011 to hand out consecutive life sentences was unconstitutional, constituting cruel and […]

Canada: Toronto mosque closed after violent threats
14th Oct 2020

Canada: Toronto mosque closed after violent threats

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): A Toronto mosque remained closed Tuesday after receiving violent threats as police investigate the incident. “The threats specifically contained a promise that guns had been procured to ‘do a Christchurch all over again,” the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) tweeted Saturday, referencing the attack on two mosques […]

Canadian Muslims urge gov’t to act against hate groups
25th Sep 2020

Canadian Muslims urge gov’t to act against hate groups

By Barry Ellsworth   TRENTON, Canada (AA): Following the murder of a caretaker at a Toronto mosque earlier this week, the head of a Muslim organization called Thursday for the government to do more to “eradicate this scourge” of white supremacism in Canada. Mohamed-Aslim Zafis was stabbed to death Sept. 19 and a suspect is […]

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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