Syria: Israeli jets hit targets in Syria
25th Jun 2017

Syria: Israeli jets hit targets in Syria

By Turgut Alp Boyraz   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli jets on Saturday hit several targets in Syria allegedly in response to rocket attacks from the war-torn country, the military said in a written statement. It said that “more than 10” rockets … Continued

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

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill one Palestinian, injure 10 in Gaza
12th Jun 2017

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill one Palestinian, injure 10 in Gaza

Beit Lahia, Gaza Strip, Khan Younis, (IMEMC News): Israeli soldiers killed, Friday, one Palestinian and injured at least ten others, after the army attacked dozens of Palestinian protesters, in Palestinian lands, near the border fence east of Jabalia, in the … Continued

Palestine: Hamas hits back at Trump’s ‘terrorist’ epithet, as Muslim leaders acquiesce
22nd May 2017

Palestine: Hamas hits back at Trump’s ‘terrorist’ epithet, as Muslim leaders acquiesce

By Gulsen Topcu   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Palestinian resistance movement Hamas has lashed out at U.S. President Donald Trump for mentioning the group’s name alongside al-Qaeda and Daesh during his speech in Saudi Arabia on Sunday. “Trump’s description of … Continued

UN urges end to mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners
17th May 2017

UN urges end to mistreatment of Palestinian prisoners

By Bayram Altug   GENEVA (AA): The UN’s point person on human rights in occupied Palestine Tuesday urged Israel to abide by international law and international standards of detention. In a written statement, Michael Lynk, the UN special rapporteur on … Continued

Palestinian negotiator demands Israeli ‘Nakba’ apology
16th May 2017

Palestinian negotiator demands Israeli ‘Nakba’ apology

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat has demanded Israel apologize for the expulsion of around 700,000 Palestinians from their homes in 1948, as Palestinians mark Nakba Day on Monday. “Our nation marking 69 years of … Continued

Palestine: Jordanian shot dead by Israeli police in Jerusalem knife attack
14th May 2017

Palestine: Jordanian shot dead by Israeli police in Jerusalem knife attack

JERUSALEM (AA) – A Jordanian man was shot dead Saturday in an alleged stabbing attack in East Jerusalem, according to Israeli police. In a statement, police spokesperson Luba Sumari said an assailant armed with a knife stabbed an Israeli police … Continued

Palestine: Israel bans Gazan athletes from attending games in Baku
12th May 2017

Palestine: Israel bans Gazan athletes from attending games in Baku

By Ruslan Rehimov   BAKU, Azerbaijan (AA): Israel has barred Palestinian athletes from participating in the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, which will kick off in Azerbaijani capital Baku on Friday, according to a Palestinian official. Ahmad al-Ali, a spokesman for … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settlers set fire to Palestinian lands in Nablus district
11th May 2017

Palestine: Israeli settlers set fire to Palestinian lands in Nablus district

NABLUS (Ma’an News Agency): Several Israeli settlers set fire to hundreds of dunams of agricultural land in the eastern part of Burin village in the northern occupied West Bank district of Nablus on Wednesday. Ghassan Daghlas, an official who monitors … Continued

Palestine: Dozens more jailed Palestinians join hunger strike
5th May 2017

Palestine: Dozens more jailed Palestinians join hunger strike

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) : Dozens of jailed Palestinians, including leaders of political factions, joined a mass hunger strike on Thursday to protest their prison conditions. “Fifty prisoners from different Palestinian factions — including Hamas, Islamic Jihad, the Palestinian Front for … Continued

US: Trump: ’Very good’ chance for Israel-Palestine peace
4th May 2017

US: Trump: ’Very good’ chance for Israel-Palestine peace

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA): The prospects for peace between Israel and Palestine are “very good”, President Donald Trump said Wednesday. “We will get it done,” Trump said as he welcomed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to the White House … Continued

UNESCO adopts resolution calling Jerusalem ‘occupied’
3rd May 2017

UNESCO adopts resolution calling Jerusalem ‘occupied’

JERUSALEM (AA): The executive board of the UN’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Tuesday passed a resolution describing Jerusalem as “occupied” and challenging Israeli sovereignty over the city. UNESCO adopted the resolution with 22 member states voting in … Continued

Palestine: Hamas reveals dramatic change in stance on Israel
2nd May 2017

Palestine: Hamas reveals dramatic change in stance on Israel

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): The Gaza-based Hamas movement revealed a dramatic change in its stance on Israel Monday when it officially announced revisions to its controversial charter. At a press conference in Qatar, Hamas leader Khaled Mashal revealed … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian protestors injured by Israeli forces
29th Apr 2017

Palestine: Palestinian protestors injured by Israeli forces

  RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Clashes erupted in the occupied West Bank on Friday between Israeli forces and Palestinians demonstrating in support of jailed hunger strikers, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent. “Ten Palestinians were hurt by rubber bullets and live … Continued

Israeli jets hit targets in Syria, following US missile attacks
22nd Apr 2017

Israeli jets hit targets in Syria, following US missile attacks

By Turgut Alp Boyraz   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli jets on Friday hit several targets in Syria in response to rocket attacks from the war-torn country, the military said in a written statement. The attack came after two rockets fired from … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian prisoners in Israel launch hunger strike
18th Apr 2017

Palestine: Palestinian prisoners in Israel launch hunger strike

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Long-term Palestinian prisoner Marwan Barghouti on Monday launched a mass hunger strike against Israel’s detention policies, with more than 1,000 other prisoners joining him. The open-ended strike has been launched to mark Palestinian Prisoners … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian teenager shot dead in camp near Ramallah
24th Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestinian teenager shot dead in camp near Ramallah

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) – A Palestinian teenager was shot dead by Israeli forces during clashes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Thursday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. “Mohammed Hattab, 17, was killed by Israeli forces during clashes that occurred … Continued

Israel threatens Syria after missiles fired at jets
20th Mar 2017

Israel threatens Syria after missiles fired at jets

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Days after the Syrian army claimed to have downed an Israeli jet, Israel’s defense minister on Sunday threatened to “destroy” Syrian air defense systems in case of any future encounters. Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman … Continued

Syria: Israeli warplanes strike targets in Syria
18th Mar 2017

Syria: Israeli warplanes strike targets in Syria

By Abdel-Raouf Arnaout   JERUSALEM (AA)  Israeli fighter jets at dawn Friday struck a number of targets in next-door Syria, according to the Israeli military. In a rare confirmation, the Israeli army said in a statement that “a number” of … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead near Hebron, West Bank
18th Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead near Hebron, West Bank

HEBRON, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian teenager was shot dead by Israeli forces during clashes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Friday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. “Murad Abu Ghazi, 16, was killed after being struck in the chest by … 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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