China has sent two rescue ships after a Malaysian jet carrying 239 people disappeared over the South China Sea. The last signals from the plane, headed from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, were detected south of Vietnam.
A group of Israeli settlers attacked three young Palestinians in al-Mughayyar village, to the north of the West Bank city of Ramallah.
At least nine people were killed and 29 wounded in separate violent attacks across Iraq.
Israeli occupation forces abducted,four Palestinians from the West Bank city of Jenin and its refugee camp.
Israeli forces raided al-Issawiya, in east Jerusalem, and abducted several members of family of former political prisoner and 266-day hunger striker Samer al-Issawi, including his sister, the prominent Palestinian human rights lawyer Shireen al-Issawi.
A powerful blast rocked eastern Jalalabad city killing a district governor and wounding five others.
Saudi Arabia has formally designated the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist group, official Saudi television reported citing a statement by the Interior Ministry.
At least three people, including two women, were killed and 10 injured in a passenger coach-oil tanker collision on Pindi Road in Kohat.
International NGOs have formally classed the killings and exodus of Muslims in the majority Christian Central African Republic as ethnic cleansing “of historic proportions”.
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The readership of The Muslim News selected and nominated them, and our distinguished independent panel of Judges reviewed, deliberated and mused over the list and here they are.
Tauheedul Relief Trust and Mo Farah Foundation have joined forces in aid of empowering young people in Somalia.