COVID-19: Over 100,000 Afghans return from Iran
19th Mar 2020

COVID-19: Over 100,000 Afghans return from Iran

KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): Since the outbreak of coronavirus in neighboring Iran, over 100,000 Afghans were deported or returned voluntarily to their war-ravaged country, the UN migration agency said on Wednesday. In a fresh report, the International Organization of Migration noted … Continued

UK: Coronavirus death toll climbs to 35
16th Mar 2020

UK: Coronavirus death toll climbs to 35

By Karim El-Bar   LONDON (AA) : The U.K. said Sunday 14 more people have died from coronavirus in the past 24 hours, raising the total number of fatalities in the country to 35. Meanwhile, 1,372 people have tested positive … Continued

UK: The Muslim News postpones prestigious Annual Awards due to coronavirus concerns
14th Mar 2020

UK: The Muslim News postpones prestigious Annual Awards due to coronavirus concerns

Press Release   London: Due to the unprecedented uncertainty regarding the coronavirus pandemic, The Muslim News has postponed its prestigious annual awards ceremony until late summer. “It was a difficult decision but the health and safety of the guests must … Continued

UK: BCBN gala dinner in support mental health for young Muslims
2nd Mar 2020

UK: BCBN gala dinner in support mental health for young Muslims

By Elham Asaad Buaras Better Community Business Network (BCBN) will hold its annual gala dinner in Mayfair, central London, later this month in support of the ‘Resilient Me’ programme, a unique project catering for the mental health and well-being needs … Continued

UK’s far-right set to launch new group
26th Feb 2020

UK’s far-right set to launch new group

By Karim El-Bar   LONDON (AA): Far-right British activist Tommy Robinson will set up a populist alliance with former UK Independence Party (UKIP) and Brexit Party figures, the group said Tuesday. The new populist group will be an “Alliance for … Continued

UK: Muslim worhipper stabbed during prayers forgives his attacker
23rd Feb 2020

UK: Muslim worhipper stabbed during prayers forgives his attacker

By Ahmed J Versi London, (The Muslim News): A Muslim worshipper who was stabbed in the neck during late afternoon (Asr) prayers, on Thursday, has forgiven his attacker. Raafat Maglad who is in his 70s was taken to hospital for … Continued

23rd Feb 2020

UK: Muslim worhipper stabbed during prayers forgives has attacker

UK: Muslim worhipper stabbed during prayers forgives has attacker   By Ahmed J Versi London, (The Muslim News): A Muslim worshipper who was stabbed in the neck during late afternoon (Asr) prayers, on Thursday, has forgiven his attacker. Raafat Maglad … Continued

Hidden victims of sexual abuse
21st Feb 2020

Hidden victims of sexual abuse

(Photo credit: Barnardo’s/campaigns) Javed Khan, CEO, Barnardo’s Barnado’s: Survey for Barnardo’s of 2,000 adults across the UK found that 31 per cent estimate that just five per cent of children are affected by sexual abuse. Sadly, the reality is far, … 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

UK: Both Houses of Parliament pass EU Withdrawal Bill
23rd Jan 2020

UK: Both Houses of Parliament pass EU Withdrawal Bill

  By Ahmet Gürhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): The EU Withdrawal Agreement Bill (WAB) that pave the way of Britain’s exit from the EU on Jan. 31 has been passed by the House of Lords, Wednesday evening. This historical decision was … Continued

9th Dec 2019

UK: Exclusive: Record 23 Muslim MPs expected to be elected this week

By Hamed Chapman and Elham Asaad Buaras LONDON, (The Muslim News): The number of Muslim MPs expected to be elected to Parliament this week could rise to another record of 24, according to exclusive analysis of candidates and constituencies carried … Continued

UK: Muslim schoolgirl target of Islamophobic assault
8th Dec 2019

UK: Muslim schoolgirl target of Islamophobic assault

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal LONDON (AA): British police said they have arrested a man and a woman after a video on social media showed the woman attacking a teenage Muslim schoolgirl on a local bus in Northern England. The cellphone … Continued

UK: Muslim woman stopping antisemitic act praised as hero
26th Nov 2019

UK: Muslim woman stopping antisemitic act praised as hero

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): A Muslim woman has been praised as a hero after her intervention with a man who hurled racial abuse on a Jewish family on a London underground train. Asma Shuweikh tried to stop … Continued

EU citizens living in UK concerned about future
12th Oct 2019

EU citizens living in UK concerned about future

By Gokhan Kurtaran   LONDON (AA): Approximately 3.6 million EU citizens living and working in the U.K. are concerned about losing their current rights after the country’s departure from the EU. But the number of EU citizens living in the … Continued

UK: Weeks to Oct 31, Johnson’s Brexit plans unraveling
6th Oct 2019

UK: Weeks to Oct 31, Johnson’s Brexit plans unraveling

By Asif Hussain   LONDON (AA): Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plans for Brexit appear to be unravelling, as negotiations with the EU on a new deal falter, while court papers reveal he will seek an extension for a deal beyond … Continued

EU’s Juncker underlined UK’s responsibility to come forward with concrete solutions
17th Sep 2019

EU’s Juncker underlined UK’s responsibility to come forward with concrete solutions

Luxembourg (AA): British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and outgoing European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday had a working lunch in Luxembourg. “The aim of the meeting was to take stock of the ongoing technical talks between the EU and … Continued

UK: Tens of thousands protest Trump’s visit in London
5th Jun 2019

UK: Tens of thousands protest Trump’s visit in London

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): Tens of thousands of people filled London’s central Trafalgar Square on Tuesday to protest the state visit to the U.K. by U.S. President Donald Trump. Labour Leader, Jeremy Corbyn spoke at the anti-Trump … Continued

UK: Queen rebukes US President on his rejection of international institutions
4th Jun 2019

UK: Queen rebukes US President on his rejection of international institutions

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): The Queen rebukes US President on his disregard of international institutions. “Britain and the United States worked with other allies to build an assembly of international institutions to ensure that the horrors of … Continued

UK: Mosque in Scotland vandalized with racist graffiti
22nd May 2019

UK: Mosque in Scotland vandalized with racist graffiti

By Muhammad Mussa   LONDON (AA): Police in Scotland are investigating an Islamophobic hate crime after racist and anti-Muslim comments were found spray-painted on the walls of a mosque Monday night. In a similar incident Tuesday in Essex, England, police are … Continued

UK: May to bring Brexit deal to Parliament in June
15th May 2019

UK: May to bring Brexit deal to Parliament in June

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal   LONDON (AA): British Prime Minister Theresa May will again bring her EU withdrawal deal to the House of Commons at the beginning of next month, a government statement said Tuesday. “This evening the Prime Minister … 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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