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The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2014

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2014 Tauheedul Islam Girls High School receiving Sankore Univ Education Award by Shadow Justice Sec Sadiq Khan

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2014 PM Cameron presenting Ummul Mu'minin Khadijah Award for Enterprise to Shabir Randeree

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2014 overview of the venue

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2014 Guests (left) collecting their badges

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2014 Editor of The Muslim News Ahmed J Versi thanking PM David Cameron for participating in the contributions of British Muslims event

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South Sudan: More than a dozen civilians killed at UN base
18th Apr 2014

South Sudan: More than a dozen civilians killed at UN base

South Sudanese gunmen killed more than a dozen civilians sheltering at a UN base.

South Korea: Divers enter sunken ferry, 28 confirmed dead
18th Apr 2014

South Korea: Divers enter sunken ferry, 28 confirmed dead

South Korean coast guard and navy divers succeeded in entering into the hull of a sunken ferry, two days after the ship carrying 475 people capsized.

Lebanon: Israel abducts five from South Lebanon village
18th Apr 2014

Lebanon: Israel abducts five from South Lebanon village

Israeli occupation forces crossed into Lebanon and abducted five people from the Bastra farms of the southern town of Shebaa.

Palestine: Israeli forces, Palestinians clash south of Bethlehem
18th Apr 2014

Palestine: Israeli forces, Palestinians clash south of Bethlehem

Several Palestinians were injured during clashes between Israeli soldiers and Palestinians in the Bethlehem village of Tuqu.

Lebanon: Hizbullah military investigation reveals who killed Al-Manar TV crew
18th Apr 2014

Lebanon: Hizbullah military investigation reveals who killed Al-Manar TV crew

Hizbullah’s investigation confirm responsibility of armed Syrian opposition for the crime of killing journalists and for the death of four Syrian army soldiers.

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov announces deal to ‘disband illegal armed groups’ across Ukraine
18th Apr 2014

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov announces deal to ‘disband illegal armed groups’ across Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov announced international deal on conflict in Ukraine, agreed at talks in Geneva.

Earth-like planet found in ‘habitable zone’
18th Apr 2014

Earth-like planet found in ‘habitable zone’

Astronomers have discovered the most Earth-like planet yet in what they say is a "habitable zone."

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GPs accuse NHS of forcing them to spy on their patients
28th Mar 2014

GPs accuse NHS of forcing them to spy on their patients

GPs have accused NHS England’s new policy on participating in counter terrorism’s Prevent Extremism strategy of identifying patients susceptible to radicalization as asking GPs to be a government’s intelligence agency

Human rights activist Begg charged with terror offences
28th Mar 2014

Human rights activist Begg charged with terror offences

Former Guantánamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg has been remanded in custody after appearing in court in London charged with terror offences related to Syria.

Editorial

28th Mar 2014

Mercurial marauding from Johnson

The all-knowing words of London Mayor, Boris Johnson, are now telling us that Muslim parents are to be blamed for failing to carry out their proper responsibilities.

28th Mar 2014

Policing without ethics

Judging by the latest revelations in the 21-year old saga over the killing of Stephen Lawrence, the Metropolitan Police Service is marred not only by incompetence and racism, but also corruption.

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28th Mar 2014

Over half of Muslim schools surpassed the national percentage GCSE average

Over half of Muslim schools in England have surpassed the national average of students achieving 5 or more GCSE’s or equivalent A*-C grades (including English and Math GCSEs ).

Sadiq Khan sets marathon target- raise money and beat Ed Balls
28th Mar 2014

Sadiq Khan sets marathon target- raise money and beat Ed Balls

Shadow Secretary of State for Justice, Sadiq Khan, is to run this year’s London Marathon. The Labour MP for Tooting will run the 26.2 miles on April 13 for The Evening Standard Dispossessed Fund – which raises money for the most vulnerable people in society.

28th Mar 2014

Denmark bans non-stun slaughter of animals

Denmark joined a list of European nations to ban non-stun slaughter on February 17. EU regulations prohibit non-stun slaughtering of animal but give member states the leverage to make exceptions for religious slaughter.

28th Mar 2014

Book Review: Islamic view of domestic violence

Ayesha Chaudhry is an Associate Professor of Islamic and Gender Studies at the University of British Columbia. The book under review is based on her PhD research on the topic of domestic violence in Islamic tradition at New York University.

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PM Cameron joins Muslims to celebrate Twelfth Annual Awards Ceremony to recognise the very best of British Muslim Achievement
31st Mar 2014

PM Cameron joins Muslims to celebrate Twelfth Annual Awards Ceremony to recognise the very best of British Muslim Achievement

At London's Grosvenor House Monday, Prime Minister, David Cameron, joined over 800 people to celebrated the Twelfth The Muslim News Awards for Excellence - Britain's longest standing Muslim awards event. The coveted award ceremony recognises the very best of Muslim contribution to British society.

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