Tunisia: 37 Bangladeshi migrants drown off Tunisian coast
13th May 2019

Tunisia: 37 Bangladeshi migrants drown off Tunisian coast

By SM Najmus Sakib   DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA): At least 37 Bangladeshi nationals drowned after a migrant boat, which was heading to Europe from Libya, capsized off the coast Tunisia, local media reported on Sunday. According to the United News … Continued

Palestine: 6 Palestinians incl pregnant woman & her baby killed in Israeli airstrikes
5th May 2019

Palestine: 6 Palestinians incl pregnant woman & her baby killed in Israeli airstrikes

By Moustafa Haboush and Abdelraouf GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Six Palestinians have been killed and 43 others injured by Israeli airstrikes on the blockaded Gaza Strip. 14-month-old baby Siba Abu Erar and her pregnant mother Filstin Abu Erar, 34, were … Continued

Syria: US-led coalition killed 1,600 civilians in Raqqa
26th Apr 2019

Syria: US-led coalition killed 1,600 civilians in Raqqa

By Ali Murat Alhas   ANKARA (AA): The U.S.-led coalition in Syria killed more than 1,600 civilians in the city of Raqqa during its military campaign against the Daesh terror group in 2017, Amnesty International and a watchdog group said … Continued

UN strongly condemns 37 executions in Saudi Arabia
25th Apr 2019

UN strongly condemns 37 executions in Saudi Arabia

By Bayram Altug   GENEVA (AA): The UN on Wednesday strongly condemned the executions of 37 men in Saudi Arabia, who were accused of alleged terrorism charges. The execution took place on April 23. 34 of those executed were Shia … Continued

India: Muslim marked with sacred Hindu sign in jail
20th Apr 2019

India: Muslim marked with sacred Hindu sign in jail

By Ahmad Adil   CHANDIGARH, India (AA): An Indian court called for an inquiry after a Muslim prisoner alleged that he was sealed with a sacred Hindu symbol during his detention, local media reported on Friday. “The case came to … Continued

Sudan: New transitional leader pledges large reforms
14th Apr 2019

Sudan: New transitional leader pledges large reforms

By Mohammed Amin   KHARTOUM, Sudan (AA): Days after the ouster of Sudan’s longtime leader, Omar Bashir, the new head of the country’s transitional military council on Saturday pledged large-scale political and economic reforms. In a televised address, Lt. Gen. … Continued

India: Muslim attacked by Hindus for allegedly selling beef
9th Apr 2019

India: Muslim attacked by Hindus for allegedly selling beef

By Shuriah Niazi   NEW DELHI (AA)- A Muslim man was attacked by a group of Hindus in India’s eastern state of Assam over the weekend for allegedly selling beef, according to media reports Monday. The attack on Shaukat Ali, … Continued

Iran: Death toll from flooding rises to 62 as US hinders aid
4th Apr 2019

Iran: Death toll from flooding rises to 62 as US hinders aid

By Muhammet Kursun   TEHRAN (AA): The death toll from a wave of flooding across Iran has reached 62, local officials said Wednesday as Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the U.S. of preventing humanitarian aid from reaching flood-hit parts of … Continued

Palestine: 4 Gazans killed by Israeli fire amid Land Day demos
31st Mar 2019

Palestine: 4 Gazans killed by Israeli fire amid Land Day demos

By Mustafa Haboush   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Four Palestinians were killed and dozens injured by Israeli army fire during protests marking the Land Day in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, according to the health ministry. In a statement, the … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian dies from Israeli fire in Gaza, increasing deaths to 270
30th Mar 2019

Palestine: Palestinian dies from Israeli fire in Gaza, increasing deaths to 270

By Mustafa Habbush   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian youth breathed his last on Saturday from wounds he sustained from Israeli army fire in the Gaza Strip, according to the Health Ministry. Mohamed Jihad Gawdat, 20, was injured during … Continued

Bangladesh: 25 killed in Dhaka building fire
29th Mar 2019

Bangladesh: 25 killed in Dhaka building fire

By Md. Kamruzzaman   DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA): 25 people were killed on Thursday when a fire broke out in a high-rise building in Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka, officials said. At least 25 bodies have been recovered from the site, Shamim Hasan, … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Palestinian medic in West Bank
28th Mar 2019

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Palestinian medic in West Bank

By Anees Barghothi   BETHLEHEM, Palestine (AA): Israeli gunfire killed one Palestinian and left two others injured in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, according to a local Palestinian NGO. Sajid Abdel Hakim Helmi Mizhir, 17, “a voluntary Palestinian medic … Continued

Palestine: Israeli airstrikes damaged 500 Palestinian homes
27th Mar 2019

Palestine: Israeli airstrikes damaged 500 Palestinian homes

By Mohamad Majeed   GAZA (AA): A total of 500 civilian houses in the Gaza Strip were damaged by the latest Israeli airstrikes, Palestine’s public works minister said late Tuesday. “In Israeli airstrikes against Gaza, 30 civilian houses were completely … Continued

Afghans protest civilian deaths in alleged US air raid
25th Mar 2019

Afghans protest civilian deaths in alleged US air raid

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Carrying dead bodies, residents of Afghanistan’s Kunduz province on Saturday protested a deadly air raid in the war-ravaged country allegedly committed but denied by U.S. forces. Accusing the the Taliban of deliberately … Continued

India: Muslim family attacked in their home by Hindu mob
24th Mar 2019

India: Muslim family attacked in their home by Hindu mob

By Ahmad Adil   CHANDIGARH, India (AA): With a Hindu mob telling them to “go to Pakistan,” a Muslim family was beaten with hockey sticks and iron rods in their house in northern India, officials and local media reported Saturday. … Continued

Palestine: Israel opens fire on Gaza rally, killing 2, injuring 181 Palestinians
23rd Mar 2019

Palestine: Israel opens fire on Gaza rally, killing 2, injuring 181 Palestinians

By Zeynep Hilal Karyagdi   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Two Palestinians were killed and dozens of others injured, including an Anadolu Agency photojournalist, during a Friday rally along the Gaza-Israel buffer zone, according to Gaza’s Health Ministry. In a statement, … Continued

Yemen: 22 civilians killed, 30 injured in Saudi-led airstrikes in Hajjah
13th Mar 2019

Yemen: 22 civilians killed, 30 injured in Saudi-led airstrikes in Hajjah

According to UN 22 people have died, including 12 children and 10 women by airstrikes in Yemen’s northern province of Hajjah on Monday. Houthis have accused Saudi-led coalition of the bombings. As many as 30 people have been reportedly injured, including … Continued

India: Hindus assault Kashmiri vendors in UP
8th Mar 2019

India: Hindus assault Kashmiri vendors in UP

By Shuriah Niazi   New Delhi (AA): Amid heightened tensions with Pakistan over Kashmir, two Kashmiri men have been assaulted by local Hindus in northern India, media reports said Thursday. The two men were abused, slapped and beaten with a … Continued

Israel razes Palestinian’s home over West Bank shooting
7th Mar 2019

Israel razes Palestinian’s home over West Bank shooting

By Qays Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, Palestine, (AA): The Israeli army demolished the home of a Palestinian activist Thursday who is accused of killing two Israeli soldiers in an armed attack. Israeli forces raided Assem Barghouthi’s house in the town … Continued

Yemen: US, UK arms kill more than 200 Yemeni civilians
7th Mar 2019

Yemen: US, UK arms kill more than 200 Yemeni civilians

By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA): The Saudi- and United Arab Emirates-led coalition has killed more than 200 people, including women and children, using U.S. and British-made weapons in Yemen, said a report Wednesday. The report, “Day of Judgment: The … Continued

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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