UK: Brexit: Outcry over UK bill that violates intl law
10th Sep 2020

UK: Brexit: Outcry over UK bill that violates intl law

By Karim El-Bar   LONDON (AA): The UK government on Wednesday published an internal market bill that breaks international law and was widely condemned, not least by EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, who said it undermined trust in … Continued

US: Trump’s Israeli-UAE agreement condemned
14th Aug 2020

US: Trump’s Israeli-UAE agreement condemned

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA):- Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) agreed to normalize relations, US President Donald Trump said Thursday, in a move that forestalls Israel’s plans to annex large swathes of the occupied West Bank. The … Continued

Iran seeks int’l probe on US fighter jets interception of civilian airline
25th Jul 2020

Iran seeks int’l probe on US fighter jets interception of civilian airline

By Syed Zafar Mehdi   TEHRAN (AA): Iran has registered its protest with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) over the interception of an Iranian passenger plane by US military jets, terming it a “clear violation of international law and … Continued

US: Maryland, NJ hold first Friday prayers amid virus
20th Jun 2020

US: Maryland, NJ hold first Friday prayers amid virus

By Hakan Copur and Islam Dogru   WASHINGTON (AA): Muslims performed congregational Friday prayers in the states of Maryland and New Jersey for the first time since coronavirus lockdowns were lifted. Nearly three months after restrictions were rolled out to … Continued

BLM: American Muslims urge reform to end police brutality
16th Jun 2020

BLM: American Muslims urge reform to end police brutality

By Beyza Binnur Donmez   (AA): Dozens of American Muslim organizations joined Monday to the demands for changing policing practices in the US, after death of George Floyd under police custody last month. “The victimization of unarmed Black Muslims has … Continued

US: Anger in Atlanta over fatal shooting of black man
14th Jun 2020

US: Anger in Atlanta over fatal shooting of black man

By Servet Gunerigok WASHINGTON (AA): As nationwide protests slowed in the death of George Floyd, anger again erupted Saturday in the US over the fatal shooting of another black man. Atlanta police officer has been sacked following the fatal shooting, … Continued

US: George Floyd protests continue in for sixth day
1st Jun 2020

US: George Floyd protests continue in for sixth day

By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA): Despite curfews in major US cities, demonstrators took to the streets for a sixth day of protests Sunday over the murder of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died after being pinned down … 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

US sanctions impede Iran’s fight against coronavirus
21st Mar 2020

US sanctions impede Iran’s fight against coronavirus

By Syed Zafar Mehdi   TEHRAN (AA): The eerie silence in the deserted streets of Tehran is in sharp contrast to the palpable buzz in hospitals these days with the novel coronavirus pandemic assuming alarming proportions and cases mounting. The … Continued

African Union slams US plan on Palestine-Israel dispute
10th Feb 2020

African Union slams US plan on Palestine-Israel dispute

By Seleshi Tessema and Addis Getachew   ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AA): Addressing the annual summit of the African Union (AU) leaders, the chairman of the bloc heavily criticized the U.S.’ so-called peace plan in Middle East. “We all suffered from … Continued

Saudi Arabia: OIC unanimously rejects Trump’s so-called Deal of Century
4th Feb 2020

Saudi Arabia: OIC unanimously rejects Trump’s so-called Deal of Century

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AA) The member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Monday unanimously rejected the so-called Deal of the Century, which is a plan proposed by the U.S. administration for peace in the Middle East. However, … Continued

Mass protests in Palestine slam Trump’s so called ‘peace plan’
31st Jan 2020

Mass protests in Palestine slam Trump’s so called ‘peace plan’

By Nour Abu Eisha and Qaid Abu Samra   GAZA CITY/RAMALLAH (AA): Thousands of Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and occupied West Bank rallied on Thursday in protests against U.S. President Donald Trump’s so-called Middle East peace plan. Demonstrators in … Continued

US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019
29th Jan 2020

US drops record number of bombs in Afghanistan in 2019

By Shadi Khan Saif province   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The U.S. forces stationed in Afghanistan dropped a record number of bombs in 2019, according to a recent data by the U.S. air forces. The U.S. military conducted 2,434 airstrikes in … Continued

Palestine warns Israel, US over ‘Deal of Century’
24th Jan 2020

Palestine warns Israel, US over ‘Deal of Century’

By Hamdi Yildiz   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA):  Palestine’s leadership vowed Thursday not to recognize any Middle East peace plan it had previously rejected, warning the U.S. and Israel against announcing such a deal. Nabil Abu Rudeinah, the spokesperson of the … Continued

Iran “accidentally” shot down Ukrainian airplane
11th Jan 2020

Iran “accidentally” shot down Ukrainian airplane

By Burak Bir, Faruk Zorlu   (AA): Iran’s General Staff of the Armed Forces said Saturday that a Ukrainian aircraft was “accidentally” hit by an Iranian missile early this week that killed 176 people on board. In a written statement, … Continued

Kenya: Al-Shabaab kills 3 Americans in attack on Kenya base
6th Jan 2020

Kenya: Al-Shabaab kills 3 Americans in attack on Kenya base

By Andrew Wasike   NAIROBI, Kenya (AA): The United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) confirmed Sunday that a U.S. service member and two Defense Department contractors were killed when al-Shabaab militants stormed a military base used by Kenyan and U.S. forces … Continued

Iraq: US kills 24 members of anti-ISIS security forces
30th Dec 2019

Iraq: US kills 24 members of anti-ISIS security forces

By Aamir Hassani   BAGHDAD (AA): Death toll of Sunday attacks by the U.S. on positions belong to Iraqi anti-ISIS Kataib Hezbollah security group in Iraq and Syria border has risen to 24, according to an Iraqi source on Monday. … Continued

US: Florida Naval Air Station shooting leaves 3 dead
7th Dec 2019

US: Florida Naval Air Station shooting leaves 3 dead

By Beyza Binnur Donmez ANKARA (AA) A Saudi National opened fire at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola in the U.S. state of Florida on Friday, killing three people and wounding  eight, according to the authorities. The shooter, who was … 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

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria
2nd Nov 2019

US rebuilding illegal military bases in northeast Syria

By Mohamad Misto and Omer Koparan   ANKARA, Turkey, (AA): U.S. troops have begun rebuilding a military base in the south of Ayn al-Arab, or Kobani, which was previously evacuated during Turkey’s anti-terror operation in northern Syria. According to Anadolu … 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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