‘Over 2,000 migrants die’ trying to cross Mediterranean
5th Aug 2015

‘Over 2,000 migrants die’ trying to cross Mediterranean

More than 2,000 migrants have died in 2015 while trying to cross Mediterranean Sea from North Africa to reach Europe.

India: Double train accident kills 27 in Madhya Pradesh
5th Aug 2015

27 people died as two passenger trains derailed in Madhya Pradesh as it crossed flooded tracks.

India: Double train accident kills 27 in Madhya Pradesh

US explicitly warns Damascus not to attack its rebels
5th Aug 2015

US said it would protect its nascent force of Syrian rebels from Syrian government attacks.

US explicitly warns Damascus not to attack its rebels

Ethiopian court jails Muslim activists, journalist
4th Aug 2015

Ethiopian court slapped leaders of local Muslim group, journalist & 13 others with jail terms for “incitement”, “terrorism”.

Ethiopian court jails Muslim activists, journalist

Philippines: 4 communist rebels, 1 soldier killed in firefight
4th Aug 2015

4 communist rebels & a soldier were killed in a firefight following an ambush by an insurgent group in Masbate island.

Philippines: 4 communist rebels, 1 soldier killed in firefight

Mali: 10 soldiers killed in attack on army base
4th Aug 2015

10 unidentified attackers assaulted army camp located in Mali’s Gouma-Rharous commune, 160 km east of Timbuktu.

Mali: 10 soldiers killed in attack on army base

Afghanistan: Clash between Afghan Taliban fighters leaves nine dead
3rd Aug 2015

Fighting between two groups of Taliban left nine dead in division among rank-and-file.

Afghanistan: Clash between Afghan Taliban fighters leaves nine dead

Palestine: Israeli settlers attempt to kill Palestinian in Lod
3rd Aug 2015

Palestinian was seriously injured when he was brutally attacked by 3 Israeli settlers while returning from Fajr prayers.

Palestine: Israeli settlers attempt to kill Palestinian in Lod

Thailand: Attack leaves 18 injured in Muslim south
1st Aug 2015

20 people were injured into a violent attack by separatist insurgents in Thailand's south.

Thailand: Attack leaves 18 injured in Muslim south

Issue 315 - Friday 16th July 2015 - Top Stories

Srebrenica forever on conscience of international community
17th Jul 2015

Srebrenica forever on conscience of international community

Twenty years ago, more than 8,000 Muslim men and boys were massacred by Serbian Christian paramilitary in Srebrenica in the biggest single atrocity committed in Europe since World War Two. At the time, little was said about the heinous crimes in what was designated UN Safe Area and under the watch of the UN's Protection Force.

Nottingham Muslim graves vandalism treated as a hate crime
17th Jul 2015

Nottingham Muslim graves vandalism treated as a hate crime

Nottingham City Council confirmed it was treating vandalism in the city’s High Wood Cemetery as an Islamophobic incident

Editorial

17th Jul 2015

Cameron fuelling own terrorism narrative

In a speech in Slovakia, Prime Minister, David Cameron, had the audacity to virtually accuse British Muslims of “quietly condoning” what he described as Islamist extremist ideology.

Other Stories

LEGAL CORNER: Muslim woman not banned from wearing a Jilbab
17th Jul 2015

There have been many publicised incidents where a conflict has arisen between a work uniform or dress code and a Muslim woman’s desire to wear modest clothing. That was the subject matter of a recent decision of the Employment Appeal Tribunal in the case of Ms Begum v Pedagogy Auras Ltd

LEGAL CORNER: Muslim woman not banned from wearing a Jilbab

17th Jul 2015

BOOK REVIEW: Media’s role in shaping attitudes towards Gaza

Israel and Gaza: Behind the Media Veil.</em></strong><strong> Edited by Ibrahim Hewitt. London: MEMO Publishers. Pp.124. PB. 2015

OBITUARY: FOSIS president Bashir Osman dies aged 25
17th Jul 2015

The head of the UK and Ireland’s largest Muslim student group, Bashir Osman, tragically died in a drowning incident on July 4, aged just 25.

OBITUARY: FOSIS president Bashir Osman dies aged 25

Support for new runaways at Heathrow and Gatwick
17th Jul 2015

Gareth Thomas MP: I believe we need to take decisive steps to ensure London remains a city of enterprise that encourages business. That is why I am backing new runways at Heathrow and Gatwick

Support for new runaways at Heathrow and Gatwick

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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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