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Comment: The Home Office has finally admitted most child grooming gangs are made up of white men, but for British Muslims the damage has already been done, writes Aniqah Choudhri.

Comment: The shameful food parcels handed out to needy parents show once again how a privatised pandemic response puts profit over people, writes Malia Bouattia.

Asylum seekers protest conditions in UK military camp

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Asylum seekers protest conditions in UK military camp

Asylum seekers in a camp in Kent are peacefully protesting abysmal conditions.

UK vows to offer Covid-19 vaccine to all adults

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UK vows to offer Covid-19 vaccine to all adults

The UK's Health Secretary Matt Hancock on Sunday vowed to offer the Covid-19 vaccine to all adults in the country by autumn.

Refugees in Britain: Covid-19 and the loneliness epidemic

Milica Cosic and Nick McAlpin

Refugees in Britain: Covid-19 and the loneliness epidemic

Public discourse on refugees often centres solely on their material needs. However, the Covid-19 crisis shows that the deep desire for community ...

Malia Bouattia

Pandemic redundancies speak volumes about real state of progress

Comment: Precarious and casualised, women of colour face lower pay, under employment, unfair treatment and discrimination at a time when we need them most, writes Malia Bouattia.

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World markets rally as markets shrug off election limbo

The world watches with baited breath as the US elections slowly draw to a close.

Malia Bouattia

The Coronavirus Act should have been reformed, not renewed

Comment: People in the UK need help, infrastructure, and funding, not more police and repression, writes Malia Bouattia.

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British police 'may deploy Israeli drones'

Police in the United Kingdom are considering using an Israeli drone which was utilised against Palestinians in the 2014 operation on the ...

Opposing a migrant camp for all the wrong reasons

Malia Bouattia

Opposing a migrant camp for all the wrong reasons

Comment: Opposition to migrant camps must be rooted in human rights concerns, not hatred and xenophobia, writes Malia Bouattia.

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UK to open first 'migrant camp' in Kent

The UK Home Office has been criticised over plans to house some 400 asylum seekers in disused army barracks near the south coast while their ...

UK to invest £23.8m in strategic Omani port

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

UK to invest £23.8m in strategic Omani port

The expansion of the "logistics hub" at Duqm will "facilitate Royal Navy deployments to the Indian Ocean" and "further support British Army ...

A-level U-turn comes too late for Britain's BAME students

Aniqah Choudhri

A-level U-turn comes too late for Britain's BAME students

Comment: The government's dire handling of A-level exam results will hit already disadvantaged students the hardest, writes Aniqah Choudhri.

Covid-19 lays bare Britain's entrenched racial inequalities

Ylenia Gostoli

Covid-19 lays bare Britain's entrenched racial inequalities

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed stark racial inequalities in British society.

Twelve injured as car hits hijab shop in Sydney

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Twelve injured as car hits hijab shop in Sydney

Over a dozen people have been injured in a car crash in Sydney, after a car was driven into a Hijab shop.

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Coronavirus lockdown brings Istanbul's dolphins close to shore

Istanbul's tourist hotspot waterways have quietened considerably amid the coronavirus pandemic, enticing dolphins to swim and play in clear view.

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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.

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UK to review high proportion of BAME coronavirus deaths

The NHS will lead a review following a study that revealed over a third of seriously ill coronavirus patients in the UK are from non-white ...

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UK urged to investigate coronavirus deaths of BAME doctors

The head of the British Medical Association has urged the government to investigate if and why black, Asian and minority ethnic people are more ...

BAME groups hit harder by Covid-19 than white people

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BAME groups hit harder by Covid-19 than white people

More than a third of coronavirus patients in the UK are from black, asian and minority ethnic groups, a new study indicates.

The New Arab & agencies

London knife attacker named as recently-released convicted terrorist

A man who knifed two people in London on Sunday has been identified as a 20-year-old convicted terrorist who was released from prison late ...

UK police shoot man in London after 'terrorist-related' stabbings

The New Arab

UK police shoot man in London after 'terrorist-related' stabbings

A man has been shot dead by police in the British capital on Sunday, authorities said, after an alleged 'terrorist-related' incident.

41 deaths reported as coronavirus spreads to 11 countries

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41 deaths reported as coronavirus spreads to 11 countries

The viral coronavirus has spread to at least 11 countries and killed 41 people, authorities confirmed on Saturday.

Prince Charles arrives in Bethlehem for historic Palestine visit

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Prince Charles arrives in Bethlehem for historic Palestine visit

Prince Charles visited several important sites in the Palestinian city of Bethlehem, located in the occupied West Bank.

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