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

Palestine: Dozens of Palestinians injured in West Bank clashes with Israeli troops
12th May 2017

Palestine: Dozens of Palestinians injured in West Bank clashes with Israeli troops

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Dozens of Palestinian youths were injured in Thursday clashes with Israeli forces in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. The youths had been staging a demonstration held to show solidarity with Palestinians imprisoned … 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

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: Freedom or death, Palestinian hunger-striker declares
2nd Aug 2016

Palestine: Freedom or death, Palestinian hunger-striker declares

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA):  Bilal Kayed, a Palestinian prisoner detained by the Israeli authorities without charge, has vowed to continue his hunger-strike — now in its 48th day — and refused to undergo medical examinations unless released. “Mr. … 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

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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