Palestine: Israeli police wound Palestinians near Al-Aqsa Mosque
26th Jul 2017

Palestine: Israeli police wound Palestinians near Al-Aqsa Mosque

By Turgut Alp Boyraz   JERUSALEM (AA): At least 13 Palestinians were wounded late Tuesday when Israeli police fired tear gas and rubber bullets at worshippers near the al-Aqsa Mosque compound, in East Jerusalem, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent. … Continued

Palestine: Israel seals Palestinian village, another Palestinian dies by Israeli shooting
23rd Jul 2017

Palestine: Israel seals Palestinian village, another Palestinian dies by Israeli shooting

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) – Israeli forces on Saturday slapped a siege around the hometown of a Palestinian man, who allegedly killed three Jewish settlers in a nearby settlement. Meanwhile, Israeli forces shot at least two Palestinians with live bullets, critically … Continued

UN urged to convene over Al-Aqsa aggression by Israel
23rd Jul 2017

UN urged to convene over Al-Aqsa aggression by Israel

By Canberk Yuksel   NEW YORK (AA) – Sweden, France and Egypt, on Saturday, asked the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to meet regarding tensions surrounding Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque. The three countries, all current members of the Council, “request UNSC … Continued

Palestine: 3 Israeli settlers, 3 Palestinians, killed, hundreds Palestinians injured
22nd Jul 2017

Palestine: 3 Israeli settlers, 3 Palestinians, killed, hundreds Palestinians injured

By Anees Barghouthy and Muhammed Macid   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) – Three Israeli settlers were killed Friday in an alleged stabbing attack in the occupied West Bank, according to the Israeli military. Earlier on Friday, three Palestinian men were shot … Continued

Palestine: Dozens injured in East Jerusalem clashes
21st Jul 2017

Palestine: Dozens injured in East Jerusalem clashes

JERUSALEM (AA): The number of those injured in clashes with Israeli forces in East Jerusalem rose to 79 on Thursday, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent. Thirty-seven of the injured were taken to hospital and medical teams are treating others … Continued

Palestine: Israeli police shoot Al-Aqsa Mosque imam after prayer
19th Jul 2017

Palestine: Israeli police shoot Al-Aqsa Mosque imam after prayer

By Eshat Firat   JERUSALEM (AA): The spiritual leader of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, Sheikh Ikrima Sabri, was injured Tuesday by a plastic bullet after praying outside the gates of the famous site, according to Palestinian medical personnel. The imam has … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian near Ramallah
16th Jul 2017

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian near Ramallah

Imemc.org: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, the village of Nabi Saleh, northwest of Ramallah, in the occupied West Bank, and killed a young Palestinian, who reportedly tried to open fire on the invading forces. The Israeli army claims … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settlers to mark Passover by storming Al-Aqsa
7th Apr 2017

Palestine: Israeli settlers to mark Passover by storming Al-Aqsa

JERUSALEM (AA): Dozens of extremist Jewish settlers Thursday forced their way into Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque compound where they performed Talmudic rituals, according to a Palestinian official. “Around 48 extremist settlers — backed by Israeli police — stormed the mosque compound … Continued

Palestine: Israel razes Muslim graves in East Jerusalem cemetery
2nd Nov 2016

Palestine: Israel razes Muslim graves in East Jerusalem cemetery

By Anees Barghouthi   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli authorities on Tuesday demolished several graves in occupied East Jerusalem’s historical Bab al-Rahmeh cemetery east of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, according to a Palestinian official. “Personnel from the so-called ‘Israeli Nature Authority’ — backed … Continued

Palestine: 1,640 Jewish settlers entered Aqsa Mosque compound
26th Oct 2016

Palestine: 1,640 Jewish settlers entered Aqsa Mosque compound

By Anees Barghouti   JERUSALEM (AA): Over 1,600 Jewish settlers forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound last week to mark the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, a Palestinian official said Tuesday. Firas al-Dibs, a spokesman for the … Continued

Palestine: Israel arrests 19 in Jerusalem, closes West Bank
24th Oct 2016

Palestine: Israel arrests 19 in Jerusalem, closes West Bank

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli police have arrested 19 Palestinians during overnight raids in the occupied West Bank as the military closed off the occupied Palestinian territories ahead of a Jewish holiday starting Sunday. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld … Continued

Palestine: Hamas slams UN chief over Al-Aqsa resolution
20th Oct 2016

Palestine: Hamas slams UN chief over Al-Aqsa resolution

By Ola Atallah   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Palestinian group Hamas has criticized UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for distancing himself from a UNESCO resolution denying a Jewish connection to the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound. On Tuesday, the UNESCO’s executive board officially … Continued

Turkey: Muslim leaders warn Al-Aqsa Mosque ‘is in danger’
8th Oct 2016

Turkey: Muslim leaders warn Al-Aqsa Mosque ‘is in danger’

By Ilker Girit   ISTANBUL (AA): More than 500 Muslim leaders and clerics from 30 countries met in Istanbul on Friday to warn that the Al-Aqsa Mosque, Islam’s third holiest site that is located in Jerusalem, was in danger. The … Continued

Palestine: Jewish settlers enter holy sites in Jerusalem, Nablus
13th Jul 2016

Palestine: Jewish settlers enter holy sites in Jerusalem, Nablus

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA): Scores of Jewish settlers on Tuesday entered East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque complex and performed religious rituals, a Palestinian official told Anadolu Agency. They were led by the Rabbi Yehuda Glick, protected by Israeli … Continued

Palestine: 130 Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque complex
13th Jun 2016

Palestine: 130 Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque complex

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA): More than 130 extremist Jewish settlers on Sunday forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound, where they tried to perform Talmudic rituals, a Palestinian official has said. “Around 135 extremist settlers … Continued

Palestine: Only 100,000 Muslims allowed for 1st Friday of Ramadan at Al-Aqsa
11th Jun 2016

Palestine: Only 100,000 Muslims allowed for 1st Friday of Ramadan at Al-Aqsa

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA) – Thousands of Palestinians from the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem marched to the Al-Aqsa Mosque today to perform the first Friday prayer of the Ramadan holy month. Men over 45, children under … Continued

Palestine: After attack, Israel suspends West Bank travel permits
10th Jun 2016

Palestine: After attack, Israel suspends West Bank travel permits

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Israel on Thursday prohibited Palestinians from the occupied West Bank from visiting Jerusalem during Ramadan following a deadly shooting attack one day earlier in Tel Aviv in which four Israelis were killed. According to … Continued

Palestine: Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound
29th Apr 2016

Palestine: Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound

By Alaa Rimawi   JERUSALEM (AA) – Scores of Jewish settlers on Thursday forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound where they performed Talmudic rituals, a Palestinian official said. “The situation is very dangerous at Al-Aqsa Mosque … Continued

Palestine: Israeli detention of Al-Aqsa preacher condemned
10th Apr 2016

Palestine: Israeli detention of Al-Aqsa preacher condemned

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA) – Several Islamic institutions in Jerusalem on Saturday criticized the detention of an Al-Aqsa Mosque preacher by the Israeli authorities one day earlier, describing the move as “dangerous and unprecedented”. In a joint statement, … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Palestinian woman in East Jerusalem
9th Mar 2016

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Palestinian woman in East Jerusalem

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA) – A Palestinian woman was shot and killed by Israeli forces on Tuesday after an alleged stabbing attack in occupied East Jerusalem. Israeli police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said a Palestinian woman was killed after … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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