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 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

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

Palestine: 6 Palestinians injured in E Jerusalem clashes
3rd Mar 2017

Palestine: 6 Palestinians injured in E Jerusalem clashes

JERUSALEM (AA): At least six Palestinians were injured Thursday while a number of others suffered temporary asphyxia in clashes with Israeli forces near occupied East Jerusalem. According to eyewitnesses, clashes erupted with Palestinian university students after Israeli army troops stormed … Continued

Palestine: Israeli airstrikes injure 4 Palestinians in Gaza Strip
28th Feb 2017

Palestine: Israeli airstrikes injure 4 Palestinians in Gaza Strip

By Ola Atallah   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Israeli warplanes carried out airstrikes on the blockaded Gaza Strip on Monday injuring four Palestinians, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. The airstrikes targeted positions associated with Palestinian resistance factions in the … Continued

Palestine: Israel rounds up 22 Palestinians in W Bank raids
21st Feb 2017

Palestine: Israel rounds up 22 Palestinians in W Bank raids

Imemc: Israeli soldiers abducted, overnight and at dawn Monday, at least twenty-two Palestinians, from various areas, in the occupied West Bank, and violently searched dozens of homes, the Palestinian Prisoners’ Society (PPS) has reported. The Hebron office of the PPS, … Continued

Palestine: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Territory
11th Feb 2017

Palestine: Weekly Report on Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Territory

The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) :   Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) (02 -08 February 2016)   5 Palestinian civilians, including 4 children, were wounded in the West Bank and Gaza Strip … Continued

Palestine: Weekly Report: Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory
6th Feb 2017

Palestine: Weekly Report: Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory

Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (26 Jan. – 01 Feb. 2017) Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) (26 January – 01 February 2017)   Summary Israeli violations of … 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: 1,640 Jewish settlers entered Aqsa Mosque compound
26th Oct 2016

Palestine: 1,640 Jewish settlers entered Aqsa Mosque compound

By Anees Barghouti   JERUSALEM (AA): Over 1,600 Jewish settlers forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound last week to mark the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, a Palestinian official said Tuesday. Firas al-Dibs, a spokesman for the … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces shoot, injure 2 Palestinians in Jenin
17th Oct 2016

Palestine: Israeli forces shoot, injure 2 Palestinians in Jenin

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an): Israeli forces reportedly shot and injured two young Palestinians in the village of Qabatiya in the northern occupied West Bank district of Jenin on Sunday, after an Israeli army raid into the town provoked clashes between locals and … Continued

Israel: Settlements no obstacle to peace: Netanyahu
10th Sep 2016

Israel: Settlements no obstacle to peace: Netanyahu

JERUSALEM / WASHINGTON (AA): Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday claimed that Jewish settlements built on occupied Palestinian land in the West Bank did not constitute “obstacles” to an eventual peace settlement with the Palestinians. “I am sure that … Continued

Palestine: 5 Palestinians injured in Israeli raid in Bethlehem
24th Aug 2016

Palestine: 5 Palestinians injured in Israeli raid in Bethlehem

By Anees Bargouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA): Five Palestinians were injured early Tuesday when Israeli forces raided a number of shops in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. According to eyewitnesses, Israeli forces confiscated lathing and blacksmith machines from several shops … Continued

Palestine: 27 Palestinians rounded up by Israel in W Bank raids
2nd Aug 2016

Palestine: 27 Palestinians rounded up by Israel in W Bank raids

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): At least 27 Palestinians have been detained for alleged “illegal activity” in overnight raids carried out by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank, the Israeli military announced Monday. According to an Israeli military … Continued

Palestine: Israeli human rights violations 30 June to 13 July
15th Jul 2016

Palestine: Israeli human rights violations 30 June to 13 July

PCHR Report on Israeli Human Rights Violations in the oPt (30 June – 13 July 2016): Israeli violations of international law and international humanitarian law in the occupied Palestinian territories continued during the reporting period (30 June – 13 July … 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

Palestine: Gaza seige Illegal & in violation of Humanitarian Law: UN
19th Jun 2016

Palestine: Gaza seige Illegal & in violation of Humanitarian Law: UN

IMEMC News & Agencies: A report issued by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) confirmed the severe deterioration in various aspects of life in Gaza as a result of the continued … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army detains 15 Palestinians in West Bank
14th Jun 2016

Palestine: Israeli army detains 15 Palestinians in West Bank

IMEMC News: Palestinian Prisoners Society (PPS) has reported that Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Monday at dawn and late at night Sunday, at least fifteen Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank. The PPS said a large military force … 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

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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