Cameroon: 18 dead, 4 injured in terror attacks
9th Jan 2021

Cameroon: 18 dead, 4 injured in terror attacks

By Aurore Bonny LOME, Togo (AA): Eighteen people were killed, including civilians, in two separate terror attacks Friday in Cameroon, the government said in a statement. The attacks were carried out in the Mayo-Sanaga department in the far north and … Continued

Niger: Over 10,000 people flee violence in Niger
8th Jan 2021

Niger: Over 10,000 people flee violence in Niger

By Felix Tih (AA) About 10,600 people have been displaced following recent attacks in two villages in Niger’s Tillaberi region, according to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). The Saturday attack claimed 105 lives — 73 … Continued

Afghanistan: Religious cleric dodges bombing, 5 killed
4th Jan 2021

Afghanistan: Religious cleric dodges bombing, 5 killed

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): A prominent pro-government religious figure survived a deadly bomb blast in Afghanistan on Sunday that killed at least five people as a string of such attacks rock the war-ravaged country, officials confirmed. Mirwais … Continued

Pakistan: 11 Hazara miners killed in armed attack in Balochistan
3rd Jan 2021

Pakistan: 11 Hazara miners killed in armed attack in Balochistan

By Aamir Latif KARACHI, Pakistan (AA): At least 11 Hazara Shia Muslim coal miners were kidnapped and later killed in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, officials said. The incident took place in the remote Mach coalfield, about 48km (30 miles) east … Continued

Syria: 4 civilians dead, 37 injured in bomb blasts
3rd Jan 2021

Syria: 4 civilians dead, 37 injured in bomb blasts

By Esref Musa, Omer Koparan, Ahmet Karaahmet, Mohamad Misto and Ethem Emre Ozcan RAS AL-AYN, AFRIN, AL-HASAKAH, Syria (AA): At least four civilians, including two children, were killed and 37 others injured in three bomb attacks in northern Syria, local … Continued

Yemen: Death toll from Aden airport blasts rises to 22
31st Dec 2020

Yemen: Death toll from Aden airport blasts rises to 22

By Halime Afra Aksoy, Laith Al-jnaidi, Safiye Karabacak and Zehra Nur Duz   ADEN, Yemen/ISTANBUL/ANKARA (AA): At least 22 people were killed in three explosions that rocked the airport in Yemen’s southern port city of Aden on Wednesday soon after … Continued

US: ‘Intentional’ vehicle explosion injures 3 in Nashville
26th Dec 2020

US: ‘Intentional’ vehicle explosion injures 3 in Nashville

By Ovunc Kutlu (AA): Three people were injured and hospitalized Friday, early Christmas morning, in a massive explosion in downtown Nashville in the US southern state of Tennessee in what is believed to be an intentional act, according to authorities. … Continued

Nigeria: 5 Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack
21st Dec 2020

Nigeria: 5 Nigerian soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack

By Adam Abu-bashal ABUJA, Nigeria (AA): Boko Haram terrorist group has killed five Nigerian soldiers and kidnapped at least 35 people in Nigeria’s northeastern Borno state, a military source said on Sunday. “The terrorists fired an RPG [rocket-propelled grenade] on … Continued

Afghanistan: Lawmaker survives bomb attack, 9 killed
20th Dec 2020

Afghanistan: Lawmaker survives bomb attack, 9 killed

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least nine civilians were killed and many more wounded in a bomb blast in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, apparently aimed at a member of the parliament, authorities confirmed. According … Continued

Nigeria: Boko Haram attack killed 110 in Borno state
30th Nov 2020

Nigeria: Boko Haram attack killed 110 in Borno state

By Adam Abu-bashal ABUJA, Nigeria (AA): The death toll has risen to at least 110 in a recent attack by Boko Haram terrorists in northeastern Nigeria, a UN official has said. Saturday’s attack on farmers working in rice fields in … Continued

Somalia: Suicide attack at restaurant kills 7 in Mogadishu
28th Nov 2020

Somalia: Suicide attack at restaurant kills 7 in Mogadishu

By Mohammed Dhaysane GAROWE, Somalia (AA): At least seven people in Somalia were killed and several others wounded as a suicide attack targeted a busy restaurant in the country’s capital on Friday evening, a police official said. Al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab terrorist … Continued

Nigeria: Gunmen kill 5, kidnap 40 in attack on mosque
23rd Nov 2020

Nigeria: Gunmen kill 5, kidnap 40 in attack on mosque

By Adam Abu-bashal ABUJA, Nigeria (AA): At least five worshippers were killed and 40 others kidnapped when armed gunmen attacked a mosque in northwestern Nigeria, local media reported Sunday. The attack by armed gangs occurred at a mosque in Zamfara … Continued

Afghanistan: Multiple rockets hit Kabul killing 8 injuring 31
22nd Nov 2020

Afghanistan: Multiple rockets hit Kabul killing 8 injuring 31

By Shadi Khan Saif KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Multiple magnetic bomb blasts and rocket attacks rocked the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday morning, killing at least eight people, officials confirmed. According to the country’s Interior Ministry, at least eight people lost … Continued

Saudi Arabia: 4 hurt in blast at Jeddah WWI memorial
12th Nov 2020

Saudi Arabia: 4 hurt in blast at Jeddah WWI memorial

By Ali Abo Rezeg, Mahmoud Barakat and Ali Semerci   ANKARA/ISTANBUL (AA): At least four people were injured in what French officials described as a “bomb attack” during Armistice Day.ceremony Wednesday in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, according to media reports. France’s … Continued

Mozambique: Terrorist group decapitates over 50 people
11th Nov 2020

Mozambique: Terrorist group decapitates over 50 people

By Hassan Isilow JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, (AA): An armed militant group has reportedly decapitated more than 50 people in the northern Cabo Delgado province of Mozambique, according to local media reports. A report published by an online news site, Club … Continued

Austria: Palestinian saves Austrian policeman in Vienna terror attack
4th Nov 2020

Austria: Palestinian saves Austrian policeman in Vienna terror attack

BERLIN (AA) – A Muslim immigrant was hailed as a hero in Austria on Tuesday after he helped a wounded police officer during Monday’s terrorist attack. Osama Joda, a 23-year-old Palestinian, risked his life to help a police officer who … Continued

Afghanistan: 19 killed as Daesh armed assailants attack Kabul University
3rd Nov 2020

Afghanistan: 19 killed as Daesh armed assailants attack Kabul University

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): At least 19 students and teachers were killed and 22 wounded when unknown assailants stormed Kabul University in the Afghan capital Monday following multiple blasts and a gunfight, officials confirmed. While the … Continued

Austria: Turkish man recounts brush with death in Vienna terror attack
3rd Nov 2020

Austria: Turkish man recounts brush with death in Vienna terror attack

By Askin Kiyagan   VIENNA (AA): A Turkish man who was wounded in Monday’s terrorist attack in the Austrian capital told Anadolu Agency how he barely escaped death at the hands of one of the gunmen.  At least four, and … Continued

Pakistan: Explosion at Islamic Seminary kills 7 children, wounds123 in Peshawar
27th Oct 2020

Pakistan: Explosion at Islamic Seminary kills 7 children, wounds123 in Peshawar

By Islamuddin Sajid   ISLAMABAD, Pakistan (AA): At least seven children were killed and 123 others wounded on Tuesday in an explosion at a religious seminary in northwestern Pakistan, an official said. The bomb went off in Jamia Zuberia [Zubairia] … Continued

Afghanistan: 24 killed in Daesh suicide attack in Kabul’s Shia Hazara neighbourhood
25th Oct 2020

Afghanistan: 24 killed in Daesh suicide attack in Kabul’s Shia Hazara neighbourhood

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): The death toll in Afghanistan’s capital climbed to 24 on Sunday after a suicide bombing the previous day, officials confirmed. According to the Interior Ministry, 57 others in Kabul were injured in … 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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