Pakistan: Seven dead, 5 rescued as building collapses in Wah Cantt
3rd Mar 2015

Pakistan: Seven dead, 5 rescued as building collapses in Wah Cantt

Seven people were killed, 5 injured when roof of a two-storey building collapsed in Wah Cantonment.

US: Kerry denounces UN Rights Council “Obsession” with Israel
3rd Mar 2015

US Sec of State Kerry launched staunch defense of Israel at annual session of UN human rights body.

US: Kerry denounces UN Rights Council “Obsession” with Israel

Syrian opposition rejects UN Aleppo freeze plan
3rd Mar 2015

Syrian rebel forces in Aleppo rejected UN plan for freeze in fighting in the city.

Syrian opposition rejects UN Aleppo freeze plan

Libya: Parliament picks controversial General as Army Chief
3rd Mar 2015

Former Libyan Gen Haftar was appointed as army commander for West recognised Govt.

Libya: Parliament picks controversial General as Army Chief

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap 3 Palestinians in W Bank
3rd Mar 2015

Israeli soldiers kidnapped 3 Palestinians in Nablus, Ramallah, Bethlehem, flooded Bethlehem flooded.

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap 3 Palestinians in W Bank

Palestine: Israel to demolish 14 homes in Jerusalem’s E1
3rd Mar 2015

Israeli Civil Administration ordered Palestinians from al-Jahalin near Jerusalem to demolish their homes.

Palestine: Israel to demolish 14 homes in Jerusalem’s E1

Palestine: Israeli forces detain 8 Palestinians in E Jerusalem
3rd Mar 2015

Israeli forces detained 8 Palestinians in East Jerusalem.

Palestine: Israeli forces detain 8 Palestinians in E Jerusalem

Issue 310 - Friday 27th February 2015 - Top Stories

Outrage at media indifference to “execution” of young American Muslims
27th Feb 2015

Outrage at media indifference to “execution” of young American Muslims

The “execution-style” murders of three young American Muslims near the University of North Carolina on February 11, has reignited the debate about media bias towards Muslim victims of violent crimes.

27th Feb 2015

Muslim Charities Forum contests withdrawal of funding from Department of communities and local Government

The Muslim Charities Forum is threatening to sue the Government for arbitrarily withdrawing funding for a Faith Minorities in Action project following unfounded allegations made in the Daily Telegraph newspaper.

Editorial

27th Feb 2015

New draconian anti terror laws passed

The Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 allows the Government to invalidate passports of British citizens, prevent British citizens returning home and internally exile British citizens for up to two years. Most dangerously, the law also places statutory authorities to implement the Prevent extremism strategy.

27th Feb 2015

Muslim lives worth less than others’

A death is a death. A killing is a killing. A massacre is a massacre. It all seems straightforward until it relates to Muslims. Islamophobia is rife in Europe and America though most may not know it. Terrorist incidents are rightfully condemned worldwide as is anti-Semitism when not used as a cover to prevent criticism of Israel. Yet, when it comes to hate crimes and the brutal murder of Muslims they are played down if not totally ignored.

Other Stories

27th Feb 2015

LEGAL CORNER: Offensive tweets: sufficient to dismiss?

The Employment Appeal Tribunal recently adjudicated upon the first appeal to be heard about a dismissal relating to the use of Twitter (Game Retail Ltd v Laws UKEAT 0188/14).

Muslim primary schools continue to excel
27th Feb 2015

Muslim primary schools have again exceeded the national average pass rate in the Key Stage 2 (or equivalent) Level 4 and above exams, a level expected for 11-year-olds in their last year in primary school.

Muslim primary schools continue to excel

27th Feb 2015

Muslims unite in charity

OBITUARY: Renowned biologist who revolutionized sugar industry dies
27th Feb 2015

Leading biologist Dr Layla Zakaria Abdel Rahman died on January 28 at her home in Didsbury aged 59 after a fight against cancer.

OBITUARY: Renowned biologist who revolutionized sugar industry dies

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