Yemen: IS bombs Shia Muslim mosque killing 28
3rd Sep 2015

Yemen: IS bombs Shia Muslim mosque killing 28

IS has claimed responsibility for suicide and car bombings that killed28 worshippers at a mosque in Sana'a.

Nigeria: Boko Haram kills 25 in remote villages
3rd Sep 2015

25 people were in attacks by Boko Haram on two remote villages in Nigeria’s volatile Borno State.

Nigeria: Boko Haram kills 25 in remote villages

Palestine: Israeli soldiers demolish Bedouin settlement in E Jerusalem rendering 94 homeless
3rd Sep 2015

Israeli bulldozers demolished residential settlements leaving 94 persons, including 69 children, homeless.

Palestine: Israeli soldiers demolish Bedouin settlement in E Jerusalem rendering 94 homeless

Palestine: Israel confiscates ancient Muslim cemetery in Jerusalem
3rd Sep 2015

Israel seized parts of occupied East Jerusalem’s historical Bab al-Rahmeh cemetery east of Al-Aqsa Mosque.

Palestine: Israel confiscates ancient Muslim cemetery in Jerusalem

US: Obama administration gains votes to secure Iran deal
3rd Sep 2015

Democratic Sen Barbara Mikulski became 34th senator to lend support to nuclear deal with Iran giving Obama victory.

US: Obama administration gains votes to secure Iran deal

Denmark: Muslim graves come under ‘ax attack’ in Odense
2nd Sep 2015

More than 50 Muslim graves have been desecrated in Odense, just three months after a similar incident in the country.

Denmark: Muslim graves come under ‘ax attack’ in Odense

DRCongo: 6 Tanzanian imams freed after month-long captivity
2nd Sep 2015

6 Tanzanian imams, kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo by suspected Rwandan rebels, rescued.

DRCongo: 6 Tanzanian imams freed after month-long captivity

UN report warns Gaza may become ‘uninhabitable by 2020′
2nd Sep 2015

Gaza could become uninhabitable by 2020 if current economic trends and blockade persist, UN has warned.

UN report warns Gaza may become ‘uninhabitable by 2020′

Nigeria: 56 dead in bloody Boko Haram attack
1st Sep 2015

56 people were killed, many injured in Boko Haram attack Borno state.

Nigeria: 56 dead in bloody Boko Haram attack

Libya: 140 illegal migrants feared dead off Libyan coast
1st Sep 2015

Bodies of 40 illegal migrants were recovered after their boat sank in Mediterranean sea off coast of Al-Khums city.

Libya: 140 illegal migrants feared dead off Libyan coast

Issue 316 - Friday 28th July 2015 - Top Stories

Safeguarding Muslim children from Daesh and Prevent
28th Aug 2015

Safeguarding Muslim children from Daesh and Prevent

Despite his nods to inequality, Islamophobia and alienation, Cameron’s emphasis on religious ideology or extremism as the crucial element showed Michael Gove’s continuing influence. He went further than before to link the notion of perverted ideology to the official support and promotion of Islamic reform, the indirect conflation of religious conservatism

Muslim charities arbitrarily labelled as terrorists
28th Aug 2015

Muslim charities arbitrarily labelled as terrorists

The world’s most recognised bank check company has been implicated in the arbitrary closure of accounts belonging to a series of UK-registered Muslim charities and individuals after apparently being falsely smeared or associated with terrorism

Editorial

28th Aug 2015

Cameron’s counter terrorism policy demonising the whole Muslim community

There isn’t a week that goes by without another policy from the Government demonising, belittling and condescending Muslims. Misguidedly the Prevent strategy has now been extended to incorporate not just violent but “non-violent extremism”

Other Stories

28th Aug 2015

Legal Corner: Christian dismissed for telling colleague that ‘homosexuality is a sin’ the victim of discrimination

The Employment Tribunal were recently asked to consider a case brought by Miss Mbuyi against her former employer Newpark Childcare (Shepherds Bush) Ltd (Case No 3300656/2014).

28th Aug 2015

BOOK REVIEW: Hidden world of influential Muslim women

Consorts of the Caliphs: Women and the Court of Baghdad. By Ibn al-Sa’i al-Baghdadi, New York: New York University Press. Pp 226. HB. 2015. £19.99

28th Aug 2015

UK-Iran re-establish relations

Exclusive: Interview Iran’s non-resident Charge d’Affaires to the UK -
Mohammad Hassan Habibollahzadeh

28th Aug 2015

Javid ends partial arms ban on Israel over Gaza conflict

Sajid Javid’s Department for Business, Innovation & Skills announced on July 14 that it is to lift a partial arms embargo on Israel that was imposed toward the end of last year’s Gaza conflict

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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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