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Palestine: Israeli forces & settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque, injuring worshipers
28th Jul 2018

Palestine: Israeli forces & settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque, injuring worshipers

JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli police sent reinforcements to East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque complex Friday amid ongoing clashes with Muslim worshipers, according to eyewitnesses. Forty Palestinian worshippers were injured. Israeli forces closed off gates of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied East … Continued

Palestine: Mufti slams 1000 Jewish settlers’ storming Al-Aqsa Mosque compound
23rd Jul 2018

Palestine: Mufti slams 1000 Jewish settlers’ storming Al-Aqsa Mosque compound

By Esat Firat   JERUSALEM (AA): Grand Mufti of Jerusalem on Sunday warned of “religious war” after hundreds of Jewish settlers stormed East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque. According to the official Wafa news agency, Sheikh Mohamed Hussein said in a … Continued

Palestine: Israel shuts Palestinian media outfit in East Jerusalem
20th Apr 2018

Palestine: Israel shuts Palestinian media outfit in East Jerusalem

By Abdel Raouf Arnaout   JERUSALEM (AA): Israel has closed a Palestinian media organization in East Jerusalem for allegedly “inciting violence”.   “The Israeli authorities posted a warrant on the door of the organization — bearing the name of Defense … Continued

Palestine: Jewish settlers descend on East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque for Passover
6th Apr 2018

Palestine: Jewish settlers descend on East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque for Passover

JERUSALEM (AA) – Hundreds of Jewish settlers stormed East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Thursday, according to a Palestinian official. “Over 310 Jewish extremists backed by Israeli police officers have forced their way into the compound since morning,” Firas … Continued

Palestine: Over 500 Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem
5th Apr 2018

Palestine: Over 500 Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AA) – Hundreds of Jewish settlers forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound on Wednesday, according to a Palestinian official. “Over 542 Jewish extremists stormed the compound since morning,” Al-Aqsa Mosque Director Omar Kiswani told Anadolu … Continued

Palestine: 275 Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque courtyards
2nd Apr 2018

Palestine: 275 Israeli settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque courtyards

IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli settlers, guarded by police forces, stormed the courtyards of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in East Jerusalem, on Sunday morning. Jerusalemite sources reported that 275 settlers stormed the mosque via The Moroccan Gate, carrying out provocative tours … Continued

Palestine: Palestinians urge Arabs, Muslims to safeguard Al-Aqsa Mosque
29th Mar 2018

Palestine: Palestinians urge Arabs, Muslims to safeguard Al-Aqsa Mosque

RAMALLAH (AA): Palestine’s Religious Affairs Ministry is urging Arabs and Muslims worldwide to rally to the defense of Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque amid calls by Jewish groups to visit the site — in large numbers — during the upcoming Jewish Passover … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settlers mark Purim holiday by storming Al-Aqsa
1st Mar 2018

Palestine: Israeli settlers mark Purim holiday by storming Al-Aqsa

JERUSALEM (AA):- Dozens of Israeli settlers Wednesday forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound to mark the Jewish holiday of Purim, according to a Palestinian official. In addition, Israeli authorities a security closure is imposed on the … Continued

Palestine: Israel razes two classes in Bedouin school in Jerusalem
5th Feb 2018

Palestine: Israel razes two classes in Bedouin school in Jerusalem

By Lubaba Thuqan   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Israeli forces on Sunday demolished two classes in a Bedouin school near occupied East Jerusalem. Local residents said Israeli forces, backed by a helicopter, brought down the two classes inside the school in … Continued

Palestine: Bedouin children school in Jerusalem faces Israeli demolition
6th Jan 2018

Palestine: Bedouin children school in Jerusalem faces Israeli demolition

By Qais Abu Samra   AL-AZARIYA, Palestine (AA): Every morning, a group of Bedouin children gather to study at an enclave of single-roomed classes constructed of mud and tire near occupied East Jerusalem. The classes serve as the only school … Continued

Palestine: 25,000 Israeli settler incursions into Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in 2017
3rd Jan 2018

Palestine: 25,000 Israeli settler incursions into Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in 2017

By Abdul Raouf Arnaout   JERUSALEM (AA): There were more than 25,000 incursions by Israeli settlers into Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in 2017, according to Jerusalem’s Jordan-run Islamic Waqf agency. In a statement, Sheikh Azzam al-Khatib, the director-general of … Continued

Palestine: Israel to build 300,000 illegal settlement units in occupied Jerusalem
25th Dec 2017

Palestine: Israel to build 300,000 illegal settlement units in occupied Jerusalem

By Lubaba Zawqan   JERUSALEM (AA) – Israeli Minister of Housing and Construction Yoav Galant has launched a campaign to promote the construction of 300,000 illegal settlement units in occupied East Jerusalem, according to Israeli media.   According to the … Continued

Palestine: Israel unveils new synagogue in Al-Aqsa Mosque
20th Dec 2017

Palestine: Israel unveils new synagogue in Al-Aqsa Mosque

JERUSALEM (AA): The Israeli authorities on Tuesday unveiled a new Jewish synagogue under the Al-Buraq Wall –known to Jews as the Western Wall– in occupied East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque compound. “Following 12 years of construction, the new synagogue was opened … Continued

OIC Istanbul Declaration: E Jerusalem capital of Palestine
14th Dec 2017

OIC Istanbul Declaration: E Jerusalem capital of Palestine

By Satuk Bugra Kutlugun and Nilay Kar Onum   ISTANBUL (AA): The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) issued a declaration on Wednesday recognizing East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine. The “Istanbul Declaration” dubbed “Freedom for Jerusalem” was issued Wednesday … Continued

Palestine: Dozens of Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque for Hanukkah
13th Dec 2017

Palestine: Dozens of Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa Mosque for Hanukkah

By Eshat Firat   JERUSALEM (AA): Dozens of Jewish settlers accompanied by Israeli security personnel forced their way into Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque on Tuesday, according to a statement by Firas al-Dibis, a Palestinian official with Jerusalem’s Islamic Waqf, which … Continued

Palestine: 5 year old Palestinian girl run over by Israeli army vehicle in Hebron
11th Dec 2017

Palestine: 5 year old Palestinian girl run over by Israeli army vehicle in Hebron

By Qays Abu Samra   HEBRON, Palestine (AA): A 5-year-old Palestinian girl was injured Sunday after being run over by an Israeli military vehicle in the West Bank old city of Hebron, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent. Meanwhile, more … Continued

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

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

17th Jun 2017

Palestine: 3 Palestinians and one Israeli soldier killed in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AA): Three Palestinians were killed on Friday after carrying out two separate shooting and stabbing attacks in occupied East Jerusalem, resulting in the death of one Israeli soldier, according to the Israeli police. In a statement, police said that … 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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