Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Trump’s decision clear message of hostility to Muslims: MCB

LONDON: The Muslim Council of Britain has condemned President Trump’s declared intent to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The decision is a confirmation that there is little or no appetite to...

Jayda Fransen released on bail over comments on Islam

LONDON: Britain First deputy head Jayda Fransen released on bail over comments on Islam. The deputy leader of far right group Britain First has been released on bail after appearing in court in Belfast...

Theresa May rebukes Trump’s anti-Muslim retweets

LONDON: On previous Thursday, British Prime Minister took time out of her Middle East tour to publicly rebuke US President Trump over his far-right Britain First anti Muslim retweets. Speaking to journalists in Amman, May...

Sadiq Khan assesses impacts of Brexit

LONDON: Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has commissioned his own assessments of the impact of Brexit on the economy after the Government admitted it has done no such studies itself. He says that he had...

Abu Khatib awarded by West Midlands Police

WOLVERHAMPTON: A professionally trained mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter has been handed a Good Citizens award for helping to restrain a violent man last winter. Back in October 2016, one of our bobbiesspotted a...

McDonald’s guard suspended for asking Muslim woman to remove hijab

LONDON: A security guard who told a Muslim woman to remove her hijab at a McDonald’s restaurant in London has been suspended. The employee told her to remove her headscarf and said “it’s just...

Jailed lawyer Mohammed Ayub struck off after admitting role in the issuing of false...

BRADFORD: A former managing partner of a Bradford law firm, who is serving a prison sentence for fraud, has admitted his role in the issuing of false divorce certificates. The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal found that...

Rail fares to rise by 3.4% in January

LONDON: Rail passengers will be hit by the largest fares hike in five years next month. Average ticket prices across Britain will go up by 3.4% on January 2, industry body the Rail Delivery...

Aisha Ali given suspended jail sentence

BRADFORD: Awoman has received a suspended sentence for being in contempt of court for postings she made on social media. Aisha Ali-Khan, 37, of Low Fell Close, Keighley, was handed a two-month jail sentence,...

Gary Goldsmith fined over assaulting wife

LONDON: The Duchess of Cambridge's uncle has been fined £5,000 and given a community order after admitting assaulting his wife in a drunken argument in which she accused him of taking drugs. Gary Goldsmith,...