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: Palestinian shot dead in alleged stabbing
1st Aug 2016

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead in alleged stabbing

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian was shot dead on Sunday after he allegedly attempted to stab Israeli soldiers in the West Bank, the Israeli military said in a statement. “An assailant armed with a knife exited his … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian child sentenced to 6.5-year sentence
18th Jul 2016

Palestine: Palestinian child sentenced to 6.5-year sentence

IMEMC News: A 14-year old Palestinian boy was sentenced Sunday to 6.5 years in prison for allegedly attacking an Israeli security guard in Jerusalem last November. Moawiya Alqam was accused of trying to stab an Israeli security guard at the … Continued

Palestine: Israel approves 42 new settlement units in W Bank
3rd Jul 2016

Palestine: Israel approves 42 new settlement units in W Bank

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA): In the wake a fatal stabbing of a local teenager, Israeli authorities on Saturday approved the construction of new settlement units in southern Israel-occupied West Bank, Israeli media reported. According to Israeli Channel 10, … Continued

Israel: Palestinian shot dead after alleged knife attack
1st Jul 2016

Israel: Palestinian shot dead after alleged knife attack

IMEMC News: Israeli sources have reported, on Thursday evening, that two Israelis were injured when a Palestinian reportedly stabbed them before he was shot dead by an armed Israeli man, in the Israeli coastal city of Netanya. Israeli daily Haaretz … Continued

Palestine: Palestinians decry Rabbi call to poison West Bank water
20th Jun 2016

Palestine: Palestinians decry Rabbi call to poison West Bank water

By Anees Bargouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA):The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) has denounced a Jewish rabbi’s permission for settlers to poison water sources in Palestinian areas in the occupied West Bank as “an order to kill”. Rabbi Shlomo Mlma, chairman of … Continued

Palestine: Prime suspect in deadly W Bank arson attack released
2nd Jun 2016

Palestine: Prime suspect in deadly W Bank arson attack released

By Anees Barghouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA) – The Israeli authorities released Wednesday the prime suspect in a notorious arson attack that occurred last summer in the West Bank that led to the death of three members of a Palestinian family, … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army arrests 26 Palestinians in overnight raids
26th May 2016

Palestine: Israeli army arrests 26 Palestinians in overnight raids

By Anees Bargouthi RAMALLAH, (AA): The Israeli army detained 26 Palestinians in overnight raids in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, a Palestinian NGO said on Wednesday. “Israeli army forces detained 11 Palestinians after raiding their homes near Salfit city … Continued

Palestine: Readjusting to life for freed youngest Palestinian girl prisoner
26th Apr 2016

Palestine: Readjusting to life for freed youngest Palestinian girl prisoner

By Kaamil Ahmed   HALHUL, Palestine (AA) – Dima al-Wawi, 12, kisses and declares her love for her mother in front of the cameras at their home in the occupied West Bank, but still adds, “Don’t speak.” A day after … Continued

Palestine: Troops attack commemoration of murder of Abu Khdeir
3rd Jul 2015

Palestine: Troops attack commemoration of murder of Abu Khdeir

[Memorial service for anniversary of death of Abu Khdeir (image from Zalameh on Twitter)]   By Celine Hagbard   IMEMC News: As hundreds of Palestinians gathered in the Shoafat neighborhood of East Jerusalem Thursday, one year after 16-year old Mohammed … Continued

12th May 2015

Israel: New Defense Minister said Palestinians are ‘Human Animals’

  IMEMC News & Agencies: Israel’s new coalition government, under the direction of PM Benjamin Netanyahu, has taken on Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan [photo above] as its deputy defense minister, known for his previous assertion that Palestinian are “human animals”. Al Ray … Continued

11th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli settlers assault Palestinian children in Hebron

  By Celine Hagbard   IMEMC News: A group of right-wing Israeli men in the old city of Hebron chased down and violently assaulted four children ages 4 – 10 and their mother. The family was walking home when they were … Continued

7th May 2015

Palestine: “Israel’s Absentee Property Law, pretext for ethnic cleansing”

  IMEMC News: Palestinian Legislator, deputy Secretary-General of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP), Qais Abu Laila [photo], stated that the Israel is using its so-called “Absentee Property Law” as a pretext to rob the Palestinians of … Continued

28th Apr 2015

UN blames Israel for dozens of Gaza school deaths

  [UN school attacked by Israeli army in 2014 Gaza war]   A UN inquiry has found that dozens of Palestinians were killed while seeking refuge at UN facilities during last year’s Gaza conflict. The majority of the more than … Continued

22nd Apr 2015

Palestine: Israeli bulldozers raid Gaza, level lands

  (Maan Images/File)   IMEMC News & Agencies: Several Israeli vehicles raided lands in the central Gaza Strip on Tuesday, witnesses said. Sources told Ma’an News Agency that four Israeli vehicles and two bulldozers raided and leveled Palestinian farming lands … Continued

1st Apr 2015

Palestine: Palestinian structures demolished in Jerusalem

  [File photo: Image Bokra.net]   By Saed Bannoura Employees of the Jerusalem City Council demolished, on Tuesday morning, some sections of Palestinian home, a horse barn and some walls, in the Market area (al-Hisba) in Wad al-Jouz neighborhood, in … Continued

30th Mar 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers invade communities near Jenin

  [File photo: Radio Bethlehem 2000]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded, late on Sunday evening, several Palestinian villages and towns, in the northern West Bank district of Jenin, installed roadblocks, detained and interrogated scores of local youths. Several … Continued

20th Mar 2015

Palestine: Israeli settlers enter Ibrahimi Mosque

      (MaanImages/File)   HEBRON (Ma’an): A group of Israeli settlers entered the Isaac Hall inside the Ibrahimi Mosque in Hebron on Thursday under armed protection from Israeli forces, witnesses said. Local sources said that guards attempted to prevent … Continued

13th Mar 2015

Palestine: Israeli army kidnaps 9 Palestinians in Jerusalem, Nablus

    [Mohammad ‘Awad, 17, and Nour az-Zaghal, 17 – Silwanic kidnapped by Israeli soldiers]     IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Wednesday evening, three young Palestinians including a 10-year old child, and four women, in occupied East … Continued

7th Mar 2015

Palestine: Israeli army invades areas in Hebron, Bethlehem

  [File photo] IMEMC & Agencies: Clashes took place, on Friday afternoon, after Israeli soldiers invaded various areas in Hebron and Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank. In Bethlehem, Israeli soldiers fired gas bombs and rubber-coated metal bullets during clashes … 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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