Somalia: Suicide attack by al-Shabaab outside mosque kills 6
12th Sep 2020

Somalia: Suicide attack by al-Shabaab outside mosque kills 6

By Mohammed Dhaysane   GAROWE, Somalia (AA): At least six people, including a security guard and two civilians, were killed and twenty others wounded in a suicide attack outside a mosque in southern Somalia on Friday, an official said. The … Continued

New Zealand: Christchurch mosques’ terrorist sentenced to life without parole
27th Aug 2020

New Zealand: Christchurch mosques’ terrorist sentenced to life without parole

By Jeyhun Aliyev   (AA): A 29-year-old Australian white supremacist who killed 51 Muslim worshippers last year in New Zealand’s deadliest shooting has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in the first such ruling ever … Continued

Philippines: Twin blasts kill 15, hurt 40 in Muslim majority Bangsamoro
25th Aug 2020

Philippines: Twin blasts kill 15, hurt 40 in Muslim majority Bangsamoro

By Riyaz ul Khaliq and Pizaro Gozali Idrus   JAKARTA, Indonesia (AA) : At least 15 people were reported dead and dozens injured in twin blasts that rocked southern Philippines Monday, local media reported. Two explosions hit Jolo in Sulu … Continued

New Zealand: Sentencing of terrorist who murdered 51 worshippers in mosques begins
24th Aug 2020

New Zealand: Sentencing of terrorist who murdered 51 worshippers in mosques begins

By Jeyhun Aliyev   (AA): The four-day sentencing hearing of the terrorist responsible for the Christchurch mosque attacks, the worst mass shooting in New Zealand’s modern history, began Monday morning, according to a local daily. Brenton Tarrant, 29, an Australian … Continued

Somalia: Siege in Al-Shabaab hotel attack ended, 16 killed
17th Aug 2020

Somalia: Siege in Al-Shabaab hotel attack ended, 16 killed

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): Somali special forces ended a four-hour-long siege by al-Shabaab terrorists of a popular hotel in the capital late Sunday, a government spokesman told Anadolu Agency. At least 16 people, including officials and civilians, are among the dead. … Continued

Cameroon: 18 civilians killed in Boko Haram attack
3rd Aug 2020

Cameroon: 18 civilians killed in Boko Haram attack

By Fatma Esma Arslan   DAKAR, Senegal (AA): At least 18 civilians were killed and eleven others were seriously injured in an attack attributed to the Boko Haram group, local media reported on Sunday. The attack took place in the … Continued

Afghanistan: Car bombing kills 9 people, injures dozens
31st Jul 2020

Afghanistan: Car bombing kills 9 people, injures dozens

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A powerful car bombing killed and wounded dozens of people, mostly civilians, in Afghanistan’s Logar province on the eve of a landmark cease-fire, officials confirmed late Thursday. Tariq Arian, the Interior Ministry … Continued

Afghanistan: Taliban terror attacks kill 36 security forces
14th Jul 2020

Afghanistan: Taliban terror attacks kill 36 security forces

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 36 security forces were killed and over 60 others wounded in northern Afghanistan amid a surge in Taliban-claimed attacks, officials confirmed on Monday. A suicide car bombing and armed assault … Continued

Afghanistan: 7 policemen killed, 20 injured in Taliban attacks
9th Jul 2020

Afghanistan: 7 policemen killed, 20 injured in Taliban attacks

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least seven Afghan policemen were killed and 20 more injured in two separate attacks claimed by the Taliban on Wednesday. The deadlier of the two attacks was a suicide car bombing … Continued

Pakistan: 9 killed as terrorists attack stock exchange
29th Jun 2020

Pakistan: 9 killed as terrorists attack stock exchange

By Aamir Latif   KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least nine people were killed as gunmen attacked the Pakistani stock exchange building in the southern port city of Karachi on Monday, police said. The building is in a high-security zone and … Continued

UK: Stabbing in Reading killing 3 declared terrorist incident: Police
21st Jun 2020

UK: Stabbing in Reading killing 3 declared terrorist incident: Police

By Ahmed J Versi London, (The Muslim News): Counter Terrorism Police has declared the stabbing incident in which three people were killed and three injured that happened in Reading, Berkshire, Saturday night, a terrorist incident. The attack took place at … Continued

Afghanistan: Blast inside mosque kills 4, incl Imam
13th Jun 2020

Afghanistan: Blast inside mosque kills 4, incl Imam

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A blast inside a mosque during Friday prayer killed at least four people and wounded eight  in the Afghan capital Kabul, an official confirmed. Tariq Aryan, spokesman for the Interior Ministry, told … Continued

Afghanistan: Blast rocks in mosque in diplomatic enclave in Kabul, 2 killed
3rd Jun 2020

Afghanistan: Blast rocks in mosque in diplomatic enclave in Kabul, 2 killed

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least two people were killed when a strong blast rocked presumably the safest diplomatic enclave of Kabul, Afghanistan’s capital, on Tuesday evening, an official confirmed. Tareq Aryan, a spokesman for the … Continued

Somalia: Bomb blast kills 10, wounds over 13 civilians
31st May 2020

Somalia: Bomb blast kills 10, wounds over 13 civilians

By Mohammed Dhaysane   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): At least 10 people have been killed, and over 13 others were wounded in a bomb blast which targeted a civilian transport vehicle in the vicinity of Hawa Abdi, the lower Shabelle region … Continued

Afghanistan: Newborn babies, their mothers, nurses killed in terrorist attack
13th May 2020

Afghanistan: Newborn babies, their mothers, nurses killed in terrorist attack

By Abdul Adil   (The Muslim News): Armed assault in a maternity section of a hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan left at least 16 people dead. Among the victims were newborn babies, their mothers and the nurses. In another attack on the … Continued

Afghanistan: Sikh place of worship attacked in Kabul, 25 dead
26th Mar 2020

Afghanistan: Sikh place of worship attacked in Kabul, 25 dead

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A worship place for Afghanistan’s Sikh minority was attacked by armed terrorists in the capital Kabul on Wednesday, leaving at least 25 people dead, an official statement said. As per initial reports, … Continued

UK: Man shot dead by police after stabbing attack
3rd Feb 2020

UK: Man shot dead by police after stabbing attack

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): A man was shot dead by plain-clothes police officers who were following him in South London after stabbing several people on Sunday, British police said in a statement. The Metropolitan Police said in … Continued

Burkina Faso: 36 civilians killed in terrorist attacks
22nd Jan 2020

Burkina Faso: 36 civilians killed in terrorist attacks

By Alaattin Dogru   DAKAR, Senegal,(AA): At least 36 civilians were killed in terrorist attacks in northern Burkina Faso, local media reported Tuesday. Terrorists attacked Nagraogo village Monday, killing 32 people, and burned the market there to the ground. They … Continued

Somalia: Suicide attack kills almost 80 in Mogadishu
29th Dec 2019

Somalia: Suicide attack kills almost 80 in Mogadishu

By Mohammed Dhaysane   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): Almost 80 people, including two Turkish nationals, were killed and over 100 wounded, including children and many university students,  in a suicide truck bomb attack on a security checkpoint in the Somali capital … Continued

Niger: 70 soldiers killed in terrorist attack on military camp
12th Dec 2019

Niger: 70 soldiers killed in terrorist attack on military camp

By James Tasamba   KIGALI, Rwanda (AA): Suspected terrorists attacked a military camp in western Niger, killing at least 70 soldiers, authorities said late Wednesday, according to local media. The overnight attack took place in the village of Inates near … 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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