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The New Arab learned that the mayor’s office will stray from previous years and rescind the presence of the Greater London Authority to observe the meetings at the Urban 20.

Mayors must boycott a summit held by Saudi Arabia coinciding with the second anniversary of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, rights groups said.

Over 100 arrested after violent UK far-right protest

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Over 100 arrested after violent UK far-right protest

Protesters clashed with police at a far-right rally to 'defend' monuments in central London.

UK councillor suspended over Islamophobia promoted to 'wellbeing' chairman

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UK councillor suspended over Islamophobia promoted to 'wellbeing' chairman

A Tory Councillor in Nottinghamshire has returned to his role despite being suspended over Islamophobic comments made in response to the Nice ...

We need real solidarity, not Keir Starmer's empty gestures

Malia Bouattia

We need real solidarity, not Keir Starmer's empty gestures

Comment: Given Labour leader Keir Starmer's track record of complicity with repressive policing and state racism, taking a knee is an empty ...

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London mayor warns of 'violence' as far-right protest planned

London's Muslim Mayor Sadiq Khan fears clashes may break out between far-right and anti-racism protestors in London this weekend.

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George Floyd laid to rest with calls for justice

Black Lives Matter protests have spread throughout the world since the killing of George Floyd.

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London's Muslim mayor seeks removal of slavery-linked statues

The mayor of London has formed a committee to review monuments and street names, after British protesters tore down a statue of slave trader ...

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UK equalities watchdog drops Tory Islamophobia probe

Britain's equalities watchdog has come under fire after dropping a long-awaited probe into Islamophobia in the country's ruling party.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

Human Rights Watch expresses concerns over HIV patients' lack of access to medication in Egypt, while Turkey celebrates 100th year of parliament ...

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British Muslims create coronavirus appeal video for Ramadan

Muslim celebrities have joined forces with essential workers to create a coronavirus appeal video for Ramadan.

Muslim women who shattered stereotypes in the past year

Sami Rahman

Muslim women who shattered stereotypes in the past year

#IWD2020: For International Women’s Day, Sami Rahman looks at four Muslim women who have made history and shattered stereotypes in the past 12 ...

London mosque stabbing victim 'forgives attacker', returns to prayers

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London mosque stabbing victim 'forgives attacker', returns to prayers

A homeless man who stabbed a mosque leader has been charged in court a day after his victim returned to prayers at the London Central Mosque.

IS claims responsibility for London Streatham knife attack

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IS claims responsibility for London Streatham knife attack

The Islamic State group have claimed responsibility for a London knife attack in which two people were injured.

London mosque targeted by anti-Islamic graffiti

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London mosque targeted by anti-Islamic graffiti

Police are investigating an incident in which anti-Islamic slogans were spray-painted near a mosque in south London in an attack described by ...

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WeWork founder: Me, MbS and Kushner will save world

The ousted director of the failing WeWork empire allegedly helped Jared Kushner on his Middle East peace initiative and wanted to mentor Mohammed bin Salman.

Sami Rahman

Meet Khadijah Mellah: The UK's first ever hijab-wearing jockey

Khadijah, from Peckham, London who only sat on a racehorse for the first time in April, is the first British Muslim female jockey to wear a ...

Ruqaya Izzidien

There's no Islamophobia in the Tory party

Comment: You can't root out something that you view as an attribute, a value and a pre-requisite for becoming prime minister, writes Ruqaya ...

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Pakistan's Khan slams 'cowardly' Modi over Kashmir annexation

Imran Khan, speaking to around three thousand supporters at a rally in Pakistani-administered Kashmir, warned that Modi's move on 5 ...

'Leave London,' <em>Sadiq</em> <em>Khan</em> tells world's largest arms fair

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'Leave London,' Sadiq Khan tells world's largest arms fair

London’s mayor Sadiq Khan has called on organisers of the world's largest arms fair to leave the capital amid protests over ...

Nick McAlpin

Don't let Boris' Brexit chaos distract from Tory Islamophobia

Comment: Britain's Conservative Party is Islamophobic to its core, and is legitimising anti-Muslim hate crimes in Britain, writes Nick McAlpin.

Eighteen killed as Pakistan army plane crashes

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Eighteen killed as Pakistan army plane crashes

The plane crashed into a poor village near an upscale neighbourhood in the garrison city that is home to the army's headquarters.

Johnson appoints MP accused of Islamophobia as junior minister

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Johnson appoints MP accused of Islamophobia as junior minister

The long-time supporter of Boris Johnson has been at the centre of controversial decisions in the past.

Trump retweets Katie Hopkins praising Boris Johnson

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Trump retweets Katie Hopkins praising Boris Johnson

Right-wing columnist Katie Hopkins said 'God willing / jihadi failing' she would be alive to see a number of right-wing leaders, including Boris ...

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