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Press releases

March 22, 2013
The Muslim News Awards for Excellence gala dinner event
Over 500 people will be attending the coveted The Muslim News Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner on Monday 25 March in central London to what is promised to be an unforgettable celebration of Muslim talent and their contributions to British society.

February 16, 2013
The coveted The Muslim News Awards for Excellence has published shortlist of unsung Muslim heroes of 2013.

August 24, 2012
UK: Mo leads record Muslim haul of Olympic medals
A record of 65 Muslim Olympians won medals at London 2012, led by Somali-born Mo Farah, the first Briton to win Gold in the 10,000m, while earning his place in history by also winning the 5,000m crown.

June 28, 2012
Vigilance urged to prevent wrongful Muslim arrests during Olympics
The Government’s independent reviewer of anti-terrorism legislation is seeking to ensure that Muslims are not wrongfully arrested during the Olympic Games in London amid fears that the police may abuse their emergency powers.

March 27, 2012
Johnson blames riots on lack of education, refuses to blame police
London Mayor has refused to blame the police for the robust way they responded to last year’s rioting that spread from the city to elsewhere across the country.

September 30, 2011
Coalition aware of economic fallout on Muslims, says Cable

May 26, 2011
Muslims warned more wrongful arrests

October 28, 2010
Miliband advised by Khan to run inclusive campaign

October 08, 2010
Sadiq Khan appointed as Shadow Lord Chancellor

September 25, 2010
The Muslim News congratulates new Labour Leader

September 23, 2010
Iraq war was illegal, confirms Clegg

July 11, 2010
Lessons yet to be learnt from Srebrenica massacre, World Cup must remember the 15th Anniversary of Srebrenica massacre

May 31, 2010
Fate of 28 Britons unknown in Israeli attack on Gaza flotilla

May 12, 2010
New age of political cooperation welcomed

May 07, 2010
Muslim MPs double

May 04, 2010
Labour has common bond with Muslims, Brown tells The Muslim News

March 23, 2010
Universities unlawfully giving data to police, say Muslim students

March 15, 2010
Tenth Annual Ceremony recognises the very best of British Muslim Achievement

March 02, 2010
TENTH ‘The Muslim News Awards for Excellence’ shortlist published

February 25, 2010
Muslim schools surpass national GCSE averages

February 25, 2010
Orde denies Muslim officers face extra security vetting

January 28, 2010
UCL Islamic Society database to be shared with other intelligence agencies

August 21, 2009
I was Inspired by my grandfather, says 8 A-level boy

March 30, 2009
Ninth Annual Ceremony recognises the very best of British Muslim Achievement

March 28, 2009
The Muslim News marks 20th anniversary

March 03, 2009
Ninth The Muslim News Awards for Excellence' shortlist published

January 28, 2009
The Muslim News welcomes foreign policy link with radicalism

January 06, 2009
Israeli killings ‘state terrorism,’ Brown told by advisory group

November 05, 2008
The Muslim News welcomes Obama victory

September 20, 2008
Drugs smear case shows weakness of UK laws

July 18, 2008
UK government now targeting Islam

March 26, 2008
MP, boxing champion, BBC correspondent among Muslim award winners

March 25, 2008
British Muslim achievements recognised at annual awards ceremony

March 05, 2008
EIGHTH The Muslim News Awards for Excellence Shortlist published

February 25, 2008
Muslim dialogue with John Denham and shadow ministers on education

February 04, 2008
Bugging Muslim MP reinforces community suspicions, warns The Muslim News

January 23, 2008
Government using Muslim women as informers in its campaign against extremism, says Muslim News

January 08, 2008
Muslim dialogue with David Miliband

October 18, 2007
The Muslim News launches dialogue between Muslims and political leaders

September 28, 2007
Police DVD on Stop & Search ‘misleading,’ says The Muslim News

August 13, 2007
London imam seriously injured in brutal attack

July 04, 2007
Islamophobic attacks follow attempted car bombs

July 04, 2007
More balanced response to terrorism threat welcome, says The Muslim News

July 02, 2007
Car bomb suspect may be victim of mistaken identity, says colleague

June 13, 2007
Muslim in final appeal to stop extradition to US

April 04, 2007
Hilary Benn praises the good work by Muslims

February 22, 2007
Seventh Muslim News Awards for Excellence ceremony

December 21, 2006
Indonesian-UK Islamic Group launched to counter ‘extremism’ and promote ‘moderate vision of Islam’

November 21, 2006
Israel's nuclear arsenal 'not a secret,' says Straw

November 17, 2006
University guideline discriminate against Muslims, says The Muslim News

October 23, 2006
Muslim family shot at in west London

October 06, 2006
Demonising Islam and Muslims

September 28, 2006
Terror threat 'unparalleled,' says Sir Ian Blair

September 19, 2006
UK Government trying to divide Muslim families, says The Muslim News

September 15, 2006
The Muslim News condemns Pope’s veiled attack against Islam

August 28, 2006
Blair told to end Israeli blockade of Lebanon

August 19, 2006
Alarm at EU call for 'European Islam'

August 11, 2006
Bush provoking more hostilty against Muslims

June 28, 2006
Bolton terror raid followed fraud investigation

June 23, 2006
One sided US Extradition Treaty 'radicalising British Muslims'

June 17, 2006
Muslim boy charged with terrorism after expiry of detention, says solicitor

June 07, 2006
Renowned Islamic Scholar's house raided

May 20, 2006
Dispute over authenticity of Ka’bah cover at London Auction House

March 10, 2006
Tentative start for mosques advisory body

February 20, 2006
Hamas victory revolutionises Middle East conflict, says former EU mediator

January 24, 2006
Loss of a great schlolar, Dr Zaki Badawi

December 21, 2005
Straw assures Muslims going for Hajj will not be detained unnecessarily at airports

November 22, 2005
Muslim working parties challenge Straw on foreign policy

November 10, 2005
Khan praised on his stand against 90-day detentions

November 08, 2005
Deafening silence from Muslims on anti-terror legislation

October 27, 2005
Mosque closures will be 'collective punishment'

September 29, 2005
Ofcom accused of interfering in Radio Ramadan broadcasts

September 16, 2005
Minister, Mayor backs British Muslim football team

September 06, 2005
British futsal team competing at International Islamic Women’s Games

August 17, 2005
MCB renews call for judicial inquiry into London bombings

August 05, 2005
Leeds Muslim to lay memorial wreaths in London

July 30, 2005
Fears that US seeking to torture alleged London bombing accomplice

July 30, 2005
Top Muslim police officer urges community to engage with police

July 26, 2005
Israeli-style tactics ‘counterproductive,’ Muslim leaders tell police

July 19, 2005
Apprehension ahead of Blair’s summit with Muslim leaders

July 10, 2005
Four mosques attacked

July 07, 2005
The Muslim News condemns London bombings

May 06, 2005
Disaster for Muslim candidates - only four elected

April 15, 2005
Labour prepared to use Parliamentary Act on religious hatred

April 13, 2005
Labour manifesto: Incitement to religious hatred legislation to be reintroduced

April 01, 2005
Muslims fear Labour will again drop anti-religious hatred law

March 23, 2005
Muslims make enormous contribution to UK economy, says Brown

March 22, 2005
The Muslim News holds its fifth prestigious awards ceremony

March 01, 2005
No abdication of Jerusalem as Palestinian capital, pledges Abbas

January 22, 2005
UK urged to treat released US prisoners humanely

December 03, 2004
UK seeks not to disadvantage Shari'ah compliant savings

November 24, 2004
Equality Bill delayed over religious harassment

November 11, 2004
US seeks talks with British Muslims over Iraq

November 04, 2004
US should accept the right of other countries to select leaders, says The Muslim News

October 01, 2004
First primary evidence of US torture from Guantanamo Bay

September 01, 2004
British Council sacks ‘Islamophobic’ press officer

August 24, 2004
Met Commissioner declines to apologise over Qaradawi controversy

August 23, 2004
Muslims seek apology from Met Commissioner over Qaradawi

August 19, 2004
Al-Sistani recuperating after minor operations

August 09, 2004
Babar a ‘scapegoat’ to help Bush’s re-election, says father

August 05, 2004
Harrow house still being searched Thursday

August 04, 2004
Anti-terrorist police still searching Harrow house

July 15, 2004
BBC’s two faces on Islamophobia

June 05, 2004
Blair makes direct appeal for Muslim votes

May 27, 2004
Muslim teenager hospitalised after racist assault

May 01, 2004
First Lib Dem Muslim in Parliament

April 01, 2004
Fourth The Muslim News Awards for Excellence

March 11, 2004
Release of British Muslims indicates UK betrayal of its citizens

March 03, 2004
The Muslim News to hold fourth awards ceremony

December 12, 2003
Arrested Muslim says he was terrorised by police

December 03, 2003
Muslims reject MacShane apology as ‘weasel words’

December 01, 2003
MacShane ‘to publicly apologise to Muslims’

November 15, 2003
Muslim community livid at detention of respected scholar

September 24, 2003
Interpal cleared by Charity Commission

September 20, 2003
First British Muslim High Commissioner

August 27, 2003
‘Prisoner of the West’ campaign launched

July 26, 2003
Muslim cemetery in Leicester vandalised for second time

July 17, 2003
Muslims for Labour group launched

June 09, 2003
BBC accused of inciting attacks against Muslims

May 02, 2003
Mosque attacked in Reading

April 10, 2003
Muslims boycott CRE Media Awards

March 28, 2003
Backlash against Muslims has begun

March 14, 2003
War on Iraq would be seen as an attack on Islam, says former Cabinet minister

March 13, 2003
Blackburn Muslims tackle Straw on Iraq war

March 01, 2003
Blair seeks to limit Muslim backlash against Iraq war

January 27, 2003
Veness refuses to rule out future raids on mosques

January 13, 2003
Blair warned of Muslim backlash against Iraq war

December 11, 2002
Winners of The Muslim News Awards For Excellence

November 29, 2002
HRH The Prince of Wales Presents The Muslim News Awards for Excellence

September 28, 2002
Muslim group to be launched at Labour Party Conference

September 12, 2002
First Muslim victim of September 11 backlash – year two

August 24, 2002
British Muslims complain of ‘harassment’ by security services

August 20, 2002
Muslim accused of incitement to be released on bail

May 18, 2002
Muslim leaders to take Hain to task over his Islamophobic remarks

May 12, 2002
Hain’s Islamophobic comments condemned

May 12, 2002
Muslim lawyers to take action against Met Police

May 06, 2002
Police Islamophobic attitude at the pro-Israeli rally condemned

April 22, 2002
Sharon must be indicted, says The Muslim News

April 14, 2002
Over 150,000 demonstrate against Israel

March 05, 2002
British Muslims condemn the Government’s indifference to the killing of Muslims in India

March 01, 2002
British Muslim feared killed by Hindus in India

February 25, 2002
US Muslim students refused entry into the UK

January 11, 2002
Prime Minister Blair hosting reception for interfaith leaders

January 03, 2002
Muslim Prisoner Advisor denies erroneous reports about suspensions

December 17, 2001
Muslims comfortable being British but not with foreign policy

November 26, 2001
Muslims back extension of incitement legislation to cover religious hatred

October 23, 2001
First British team heads for Muslim Women's International Games

October 11, 2001
UK always supported Palestinian state, says Blair

October 04, 2001
Prosecute Thatcher for incitement, says Muslim News

September 29, 2001
Need for law on incitement of religious hatred, says Met chief

September 26, 2001
Prince Charles to visit mosque

September 22, 2001
Russian Muslims fear "Islamophobia" following US attacks

September 20, 2001
Blair warned not to wage war between Islam and West

September 18, 2001
Blair reassures British Muslims

September 14, 2001
Backlash against British Muslims in the wake of terrorist attacks in the US

September 04, 2001
Robinson condemned for partial remarks about NGO document

September 04, 2001
Lord Jenner forced to leave the UK NGO meeting at World Conference against Racism

August 31, 2001
South Africans launch anti-apartheid movement against Israel

August 26, 2001
In whose interests is the Terrorism Act framed, asks The Muslim News

August 01, 2001
Islamophobic reaction to Bradford disturbances, says Muslim News

June 26, 2001
University College London denies accusations of Islamophobia

June 09, 2001
Only two Muslim MPs elected

May 30, 2001
Latest issue of the paper

May 03, 2001
Blair urged to openly press for release of detained British Muslims in Yemen

March 27, 2001
Main parties field record 25 Muslim candidates

October 06, 2000
Demonstrations after today's Friday prayers in various cities in Britain in protest against Israeli atrocities

September 10, 2000
UK remains opposed to Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem, says Hain

August 23, 2000
Britain berated by UN and British NGOs on religious discrimination

July 28, 2000
Concern over the new definition of "Terrorism"

July 01, 2000
Government condemned for reneging on religious question pledge

June 07, 2000
Government criticised for reneging on religious question pledge

May 14, 2000
New leader elected by the MCB (Muslim Council of Britain)

May 08, 2000
London Assembly needs Muslim representation, says The Muslim News

March 01, 2000
Correction to earlier press release - Blair seeks to limit Muslim backlash against Iraq war

May 01, 1999
Labour Party disappoints Muslims in Scottish elections

April 15, 1999
British Muslim charities allocate over £2million for Kosovar refugees

April 06, 1999
Prince Hassan and Princess Sarwath of Jordan to address London conference

March 31, 1999
British Muslim charities send over £700,000 of aid to Kosovar refugees

March 22, 1999
Ashdown honest and transparent

March 10, 1999
Government to enforce EU regulation on 'Id al-Adha open air slaughter

February 22, 1999
Prime Minister expresses sympathy for Muslim concerns

January 20, 1999
Fatchett's 'Id message for British Muslims

December 18, 1998
Iraq bombed because Muslim blood is cheap.

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