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: Palestinians face 9,920 detention orders over last year
29th Dec 2016

Palestine: Palestinians face 9,920 detention orders over last year

By Qais Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, (AA): The Israeli authorities have issued more than 9,920 detention warrants for Palestinians “wanted” for alleged transgressions since October of last year, according to a Palestinian official. Abdul-Nasser Ferwana, head of documentation at the … Continued

Israeli army video draws fire for ignoring Palestine
6th Dec 2016

Israeli army video draws fire for ignoring Palestine

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): The presumed birthplace of Jesus and a shrine to Moses are two of the West Bank religious sites featured in a promotional video released by the Israeli military that has drawn Palestinian ire for … Continued

Palestine: 2 Israelis, Palestinian shooter killed in attack
10th Oct 2016

Palestine: 2 Israelis, Palestinian shooter killed in attack

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSLAEM (AA) – Two Israelis died after they were shot at a tram station in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday, officials said. At least six others were wounded, the Magen David Adom emergency service said. The … Continued

Palestine: 300 Israelis storm Al-Aqsa complex on Jewish holiday
14th Aug 2016

Palestine: 300 Israelis storm Al-Aqsa complex on Jewish holiday

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Hundreds of hardline Israelis stormed East Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound and several were arrested during a Jewish religious festival on Sunday. Around 300 Jews visited the flashpoint compound, according to Israeli police spokesman Micky … 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: 68 years on, Palestinians still recall the ‘Catastrophe’
16th May 2016

Palestine: 68 years on, Palestinians still recall the ‘Catastrophe’

By Anees Bargouthi   RAMALLAH (AA): Ahmed Safi, an 89-year-old Palestinian, originally hails from the village of Beit Nabala in what is now central Israel. But Nabala no longer exists: it was razed to the ground by Zionist forces following … Continued

Palestine: Palestinians suffer as Israelis closes off W Bank during Passover
30th Apr 2016

Palestine: Palestinians suffer as Israelis closes off W Bank during Passover

By Anees Barghouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA): For the second time in a week, the Israeli army is imposing a “general closure” on the occupied West Bank during the ongoing Jewish holiday of Passover. According to an Israeli army statement, all … Continued

Palestine: 1900 Palestinian minors arrested by Israelis since Oct
6th Apr 2016

Palestine: 1900 Palestinian minors arrested by Israelis since Oct

By Anees Bargouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA): The Israeli authorities have arrested 1,899 children since the beginning of an ongoing Palestinian uprising that began last October, the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)’s detainees committee said Tuesday. In a statement released on the … Continued

Palestine: 3 Palestinians, 1 Israeli killed as violence continues
24th Nov 2015

Palestine: 3 Palestinians, 1 Israeli killed as violence continues

  JERUSALEM (AA) – At least three Palestinians and an Israeli were killed in separate incidents on Monday, both the Palestinian and Israeli authorities have said. On Monday morning, a Palestinian girl was shot dead — and another seriously injured … Continued

Palestine: 73 Palestinians, incl 12 children, 2 infants killed since Oct 1
2nd Nov 2015

Palestine: 73 Palestinians, incl 12 children, 2 infants killed since Oct 1

IMEMC News: A Palestinian teen was killed Sunday Nov. 1, and another on Saturday Oct. 31. Three Palestinians were killed Friday, including a baby who suffocated to death from tear gas in Bethlehem a day after Israeli forces tore through … Continued

Palestine: Cameras not enough to save Al-Aqsa
27th Oct 2015

Palestine: Cameras not enough to save Al-Aqsa

By Kaamil Ahmed     JERUSALEM (AA):  A proposal to install surveillance cameras at Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque complex in a bid to ease recent tensions in the area has left Palestinians and Israelis at odds over implementation. With Palestinians … Continued

Palestine: 3 killed, 21 injured in Jerusalem attacks
13th Oct 2015

Palestine: 3 killed, 21 injured in Jerusalem attacks

JERUSALEM (AA): Simultaneous attacks in Jerusalem have left three people dead and more than 20 injured Tuesday, including Israelis and two Palestinian suspects, medics said. A two-man knife and gun attack on an Israeli bus in East Jerusalem killed one … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian girl shot by Jewish settler in E Jerusalem
8th Oct 2015

Palestine: Palestinian girl shot by Jewish settler in E Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian girl, 18, was shot by a Jewish settler on Wednesday near Council Gate (Bab al-Majles), entrance to Jerusalem’s Old City after she allegedly tried to stab him, according to Israeli media reports. The girl, from Sur Baher … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian attacked by Israelis in Jerusalem
8th Jul 2015

Palestine: Palestinian attacked by Israelis in Jerusalem

[File Photo: A group of Jewish settlers try to prevent Palestinian residents, who are working at their farm fields, in Burin Village of Nablus West Bank on March 09, 2015. Anadolu Agency] IMEMC & Agencies: A number of Israeli extremists attacked, earlier … Continued

29th May 2015

Palestine: Land confiscated from Jerusalem village

[Home demolition in East Jerusalem’s Issawiya/Photo: AIC]   Alternative Information Center: Israel confiscated eight dunams of land from the occupied East Jerusalem village of Issawiya, Thursday. The land, ostensibly confiscated “for military purposes”, is located in the east of Issawiya, an … Continued

13th Apr 2015

Palestine: Gaza Strip flooded following heavy rains

  [A photo released by UNRWA shows children in Gaza crossing a flooded street via a makeshift bridge. (UNRWA/Shareef Sarhan)]   IMEMC News & Agencies: Heavy rain has flooded low-lying areas across the Gaza Strip, including Khazaa and Beit Hanoun, … Continued

8th Apr 2015

Palestine: 150 Olive trees cut by Israelis near Bethlehem

  IMEMC & Agencies: A group of Israeli extremists invaded Palestinian olive orchards in the al-Jab’a village, near the West Bank city of Bethlehem, for the fifth time in a row, and cut more than 150 olive trees belonging to the … Continued

5th Apr 2015

Palestine: 1,268 Israelis storm Al Aqsa Mosque in March

  [File photo]   IMEMC News & Agencies: A total of 1,268 Israelis stormed occupied East Jerusalem’s Al Aqsa Mosque Compound during March alone, according to a Palestinian non-governmental organization. According to WAFA, Al Aqsa Institute for Waqf and Heritage reported … Continued

16th Mar 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers attack child in Al-Aqsa Mosque

    [File photo]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers attacked, Monday, a 10-year-old Palestinian child as dozens of Israeli fanatics stormed the Al-Aqsa Mosque yards, in occupied Jerusalem, and also assaulted a mosque guard while trying to stop them. … 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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