The Government has acceded to scale back draconian anti terror Schedule 7 stop-and-search powers at ports and airports but changes to be legislated in the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill are expected to have little effect.
Privatisation of healthcare is a step too far in an era of failed free-market fundamentalism. The same must not happen with the NHS and is time not only for the Conservatives but for Ed Milband to clarify his party’s position.
Twenty One primary schools from across the Rochdale took part in Neeli Mosque’s annual Primary Schools Programme (PSP) on June 17.
Malaysian Prime Minister, Datuk Seri Najib Razak, announced London would host the 9th World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF) in October.
Pupils from London Islamic Schoo in East London met Prime Minister, David Cameron, at Downing Street on June 6 as part of ‘Enough Food for Everyone IF’ campaign.
Leader of the Opposition, Ed Miliband, paid tribute to the work of British Muslim charity, Islamic Relief, during the launch of ‘War on Hunger’ campaign for the month of Ramadan.
This year’s Queen’s Birthday Honours rewarded the work of almost 1200 people around the world, and only sixteen of those accolades were received by members of the Muslim community: 9 men, and 7 women.
Eid messages from politicians to readers of The Muslim News
Eid al Fitr is a joyous occasion and is celebrated by millions of Muslims around the world.
Papiss Cisse may leave Newcastle United over a dispute about the club’s new payday loan company sponsors.
Edward Snowden, the former US spy agency contractor turned whistleblower, is still on the run from the US authorities, and remains in the Moscow airport that he arrived to from Hong Kong on June 23.
409 Muslim men, including a newborn baby, were buried during the 18th anniversary of massacre of over 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica by Serbian Christian soldiers as UN protection army looked on.
A mosque being built in Redditch has been broken into and graffiti including swastikas sprayed on to the walls and windows.
West Yorkshire police are appealing for witnesses after four pigs’ heads were placed on the property of a Muslim family in Bradford, West Yorkshire.
Muslim cemetery at a Newport cemetery were desecrated with racist graffiti.The vandals used white paint to write “Lee Rigby murder” “white power” and drew swastikas on four gravestones.
The remains of the device found was at Aisha Mosque and Islamic Centre in Walsall, West Midlands said to be a home-made bomb. The police refused to consider home made bomb attack as a terrorist attack.
A Danish man has been cautioned after bomb disposal experts carried out controlled explosions on a suitcase found inside a mosque in Liverpool.
West Midlands Police have confirmed they are treating “offensive” graffiti at the Cradley Heath Central Mosque and Islamic Centre as a hate crime.
A man was given a year conditional discharge and was ordered to pay a £15 surcharge after admitting throwing bacon and sausages on two occasions over a fence at a mosque in north-west London.
A Muslim solicitor representing religious hate crime offender has criticised the media and politicians for “inflaming” hostility towards Muslims after the murder soldier Lee Rigby.
Bill Cosby has sparked the rage of a Tea Party favorite when he praised the parenting skills of Black Muslim Americans last month.
Russia’s Supreme Court has upheld a ban on hijabs at schools in Stavropol in the North Caucasian Federal District of Stavropol Krai, on July 10.
A Ku Klux Klansman and Tea Party activist from New York unknowingly took undercover FBI agents along for the ride as he scouted out an Albany mosque and Islamic center in Schenectady as “viable target” locations in an elaborate terror plot to eradicate Muslims with X-ray radiation.
The Employment Appeal Tribunal recently heard the case of Mr Gayle v City and County of Swansea (the Council) UKEAT/0501/12. Mr Gayle was employed by the Council. On a particular Thursday in 2010 he was seen by a senior employee of the Council playing squash at a local sports centre before 5pm.
Muhammad Mojlum Khan’s latest book, The Muslim Heritage of Bengal, is a treasure of histories of the region spanning from early Islam through the various Sultanate formation, Mughal supremacy and well into the colonial encounter.
Marine Le Pen’s immunity as an MEP was lifted earlier this month, meaning that she can now be charged for incitement to racial hatred.
My call to prayer is being cheapened by Channel 4 executives and I don’t feel that the means justify the likely ends. I would like to be proved wrong but, once again, I find myself sceptical.
President Obama in a speech at Georgetown University on the issue of climate change, and to many, it was finally a concrete roadmap that addressed the host of interconnected issues regarding the state of the climate.
Where it is possible to offer a non-invasive post-mortem, they can be sure that their wishes are being taken into account and their religious and cultural needs respected.
A recent report has highlighted that the end of life care, or palliative care, given to people from different ethnic minority groups is varied, and despite examples of good practice, are not in many cases adequately met.