Azerbaijan vows retaliation against Nagorno-Karabakh Armenian attacks
12th Oct 2020

Azerbaijan vows retaliation against Nagorno-Karabakh Armenian attacks

By Havva Kara Aydin and Emre Gurkan Abay   ANKARA, MOSCOW (AA):  Azerbaijan vowed Sunday a “befitting retaliation” against Armenia’s attacks which targeted Azerbaijani settlements despite a humanitarian cease-fire in place. “The Armenian side aims to recapture the liberated territories. … Continued

Azerbaijan issues final warning to Armenia on civilian attacks
28th Sep 2020

Azerbaijan issues final warning to Armenia on civilian attacks

By Ruslan Rehimov   BAKU (AA):- Azerbaijan issued a final warning Monday to Armenia, which is continuing to attack civilian settlements. The Defense Ministry said in a statement that the Azerbaijani city of Terter has been under fire from Armenian … Continued

Turkey: 104-year-old woman recovers from COVID-19
22nd Sep 2020

Turkey: 104-year-old woman recovers from COVID-19

By Emin Tezerdi   ADIYAMAN, Turkey (AA): A 104-year-old Turkish woman successfully recovered from the coronavirus after 19-day treatment. Beyaz Kaplan was discharged from the hospital on Monday as she tested negative almost three weeks after contracting the novel coronavirus, … Continued

Turkey: Hagia Sophia Mosque sees 1st prayers in 86 years
24th Jul 2020

Turkey: Hagia Sophia Mosque sees 1st prayers in 86 years

By Kaan Bozdogan, Sefa Mutlu, and Berk Ozkan   ISTANBUL (AA):- Friday’s historic prayers in Turkey’s Hagia Sophia Mosque marked the first acts of worship there in 86 years. Thousands of people took part in the traditional Friday (Jum’a) prayers … Continued

Turkey: Hagia Sophia to be open for all: Turkish president
11th Jul 2020

Turkey: Hagia Sophia to be open for all: Turkish president

By Ali Murat Alhas and Seda Sevencan   ANKARA (AA): After completing all preparations, Turkey will open Hagia Sophia for worship on July 24 at Friday prayer, the Turkish president said on Friday. In an address to the nation, President … Continued

Covid-19: Iran and Turkey most affected in Middle East
16th May 2020

Covid-19: Iran and Turkey most affected in Middle East

By Harun Nasrullah London, (The Muslim News): Iran and Turkey are most affected by Covid-19 in the Middle East; however, fatality figures for both countries and the region as a whole are dwarfed by those of major Western superpowers. As … Continued

Turkey, Russia agree on cease-fire in Idlib, Syria
6th Mar 2020

Turkey, Russia agree on cease-fire in Idlib, Syria

By Jeyhun Aliyev and Sena Guler   (AA): Turkey and Russia on Thursday agreed on a cease-fire in Syria’s Idlib de-escalation zone. Following the joint news conference of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Moscow, Turkish … Continued

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 16 civilians in Idlib
5th Mar 2020

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 16 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa and Mehmet Burak Karacaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): Russia carried out airstrikes in the de-escalation zone in Idlib, Syria, killing at least 16 civilians, a Syrian civil defense group said Thursday as Israel fires missiles into Syria. … Continued

Syria: Russian air strikes kill 12 civilians in Idlib
4th Mar 2020

Syria: Russian air strikes kill 12 civilians in Idlib

By Mehmet Burak Karacaoglu, Esref Musa and Muhammed Temim Hocaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): At least 12 civilians were killed when the Russian and Syrian air strikes bombed Idlib, a de-escalation zone in northern Syria, local sources said on Tuesday. … Continued

Over 100,500 migrants leave Turkey to reach Europe
2nd Mar 2020

Over 100,500 migrants leave Turkey to reach Europe

By Sena Guler and Jeyhun Aliyev   ANKARA (AA): The number of irregular migrants leaving Turkey for Europe has reached 100,577 as of Sunday evening, Suleyman Soylu said. The migrants are leaving Turkey through northwestern Edirne province bordering with Greece … Continued

Turkey: 33 Turkish soldiers killed in Syria, NATO meeting called
28th Feb 2020

Turkey: 33 Turkish soldiers killed in Syria, NATO meeting called

By Davut Demircan, Ozcan Yildirim and Mumin Altas   ANKARA (AA): The “murderer regime” in Syria and those who encourage it will pay the heaviest price for their treachery, Turkey’s ruling party spokesman said early Friday. At least 33 Turkish … Continued

Turkey: 9 dead in eastern Turkey after earthquake
24th Feb 2020

Turkey: 9 dead in eastern Turkey after earthquake

By Burak Bir, Fahri Aksut and Havva Kara Aydin   ANKARA (AA): At least nine people died and 50 others were injured in eastern Turkey on Sunday after a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck near the Iranian border region, the country’s … Continued

Syrian, Russian airstrikes kill 15 civilians in Idlib
7th Feb 2020

Syrian, Russian airstrikes kill 15 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa and Mehmet Burak Karacaoglu   IDLIB, Syria (AA): Russia and Syria carried out airstrikes in Idlib de-escalation zone, northwestern Syria, killing at least 15 civilians, a Syrian civil defense group announced Thursday. The Syrian opposition aircraft observatory … Continued

Turkey: 21 killed in earthquake in Elazig Province
25th Jan 2020

Turkey: 21 killed in earthquake in Elazig Province

By Yildiz Nevin Gundogmus   ANKARA (AA) – Search and rescue efforts are underway after a deadly earthquake rattled eastern Turkey, killing at least 21 people and injuring more than 1,030 others, according to authorities on Saturday. The 6.8-magnitude quake … Continued

Somalia: Suicide bombing kills 3, wounds over 20
19th Jan 2020

Somalia: Suicide bombing kills 3, wounds over 20

By Mohammed Dhaysane   MOGADISHU, Somalia (AA): In the Somali capital Mogadishu, at least three people were killed and 20 injured, including several Turkish nationals, when a suicide car bomb targeted a police convoy escorting Turkish contractors on Saturday, said … Continued

Turkey: 11 dead as migrant boat sinks off Izmir
12th Jan 2020

Turkey: 11 dead as migrant boat sinks off Izmir

By Tezcan Ekizler and Safak Yel   IZMIR, Turkey (AA): At least 11 irregular migrants, including eight children, were killed, eight rescued, when their boat sank off the coast of western Turkey, a Turkish Coast Guard source said on Saturday. … Continued

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 8 civilians in Idlib
25th Dec 2019

Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 8 civilians in Idlib

By Esref Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA):  At least eight civilians, including five children, were killed in Russian airstrikes Tuesday in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province, where acts of violence are prohibited, a local civil defense agency said. Syrian opposition aircraft … Continued

80,000 Syrian migrants marching to Turkey
23rd Dec 2019

80,000 Syrian migrants marching to Turkey

By Jeyhun Aliyev   ANKARA (AA): More than 80,000 migrants fleeing the bombings from Syria’s Idlib have started to migrate toward the Turkish border, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday. “In such a case, Turkey will not bear all alone … Continued

Syria: Bomb attack kills 18 in northern Syria
16th Nov 2019

Syria: Bomb attack kills 18 in northern Syria

By Omer Koparan and Burak Bir   AL-BAB, Syria / ANKARA, Turkey (AA): The YPG/PKK was behind an attack in northern Syria Saturday which killed at least 18 civilians and wounded 27, said Turkey’s National Defense Ministry. “Inhumane and uncivilized … Continued

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria
3rd Nov 2019

Syria: 13 civilians killed, 20 injured in terror attack on N Syria

By Sena Guler   (AA): 13 civilians were killed and some 20 others injured in bomb laden bomb attack which targeted a marketplace in the district center of  border town Tal Abyad, Northern Syria, which is being occupied by Turkey. Turkey-backed … 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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