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: 18 months for Israeli soldier who killed Palestinian
22nd Feb 2017

Palestine: 18 months for Israeli soldier who killed Palestinian

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Palestinians have accused an Israeli military court of letting a soldier off too lightly — after it sentenced him to 18 months behind bars for fatally shooting an already-injured Palestinian man last year — … 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

Weekly Report: Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory
18th Feb 2017

Weekly Report: Israeli Human Rights violations in Occupied Palestinian Territory

The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR):   Weekly Report On Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (09 – 15 February 2017) Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) A Palestinian Civilian succumbed … 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: Two Palestinians killed in raid on Gaza-Egypt border
10th Feb 2017

Palestine: Two Palestinians killed in raid on Gaza-Egypt border

GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): At least two Palestinians were killed on Thursday by an airstrike carried out on Egypt’s border with the Hamas-run Gaza Strip, according to Gaza’s Health Ministry. In a statement, ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra said two Palestinian … Continued

Palestine: Israel approves new illegal settlement units in West Bank
9th Feb 2017

Palestine: Israel approves new illegal settlement units in West Bank

By Anees Suheil Barghoti   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Israeli authorities late Wednesday approved the construction of hundreds of new Jewish settlement units in Israeli-occupied West Bank, Israeli media reported. According to Israeli Walla news site the Israeli civil administration’s supreme … 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: Israel to build 3,000 illegal housing units in West Bank
2nd Feb 2017

Palestine: Israel to build 3,000 illegal housing units in West Bank

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Israeli authorities on Tuesday night approved the construction of 3,000 new illegal settlement units in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. In a statement, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman’s office said the new construction plan “comes as part of a … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Palestinian teen in Jenin
29th Jan 2017

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Palestinian teen in Jenin

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian youth was shot dead and many others injured by Israeli forces during an overnight raid in the occupied West Bank on Sunday. A source at the Jenin Government Hospital told Anadolu Agency … Continued

France: Council of Europe calls for lifting of Gaza blockade
26th Jan 2017

France: Council of Europe calls for lifting of Gaza blockade

By Omer Aydin   STRASBOURG, France (AA): The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe on Wednesday called on Israel and Egypt to lift the blockade on Gaza which has since 2007 remained under a crippling Israeli embargo. Approving a … Continued

Palestine: Muslim scholars slam US embassy move to Jerusalem
23rd Jan 2017

Palestine: Muslim scholars slam US embassy move to Jerusalem

By Ali Abo Rezeg   ANKARA, Turkey (AA): The International Union for Muslim Scholars (IUMS) has warned against the planned relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. “[Such a move] would be a brazen violation … Continued

Palestine: Israel approves 560 illegal settlement homes in E Jerusalem
23rd Jan 2017

Palestine: Israel approves 560 illegal settlement homes in E Jerusalem

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli authorities have approved 560 illegal settlement homes in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday, reported Israel Radio. The move came only two days after new U.S. President Donald Trump was inaugurated. The radio quoted … Continued

Israel: One killed by Israeli police after demolishing homes
19th Jan 2017

Israel: One killed by Israeli police after demolishing homes

By Kaamil Ahmed   UMM AL-HIRAN, Israel (AA): The roof of 100-year-old Musa Hussein Abu Al-Qiyan’s home was lined with heavily armed police — and his living room filled with more — in the chaos of Wednesday’s early hours when … Continued

Palestine: Israel aims to ‘Judaize’ historical Bethlehem village
13th Jan 2017

Palestine: Israel aims to ‘Judaize’ historical Bethlehem village

By Qais Abu Samra   BETHLEHEM, Palestine (AA): The Palestinian village of Al-Walaja on the outskirts of Bethlehem in the West Bank has been described by visitors as “paradise on earth”. The village — occupied by Israel in 1967 — … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian Muslim leaders warn against US embassy move
11th Jan 2017

Palestine: Palestinian Muslim leaders warn against US embassy move

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Palestinian Muslim leaders have warned that the planned relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would be “dangerous”. In a Tuesday statement, the Supreme Islamic Council in Jerusalem said … Continued

Palestine: 4 soldiers killed after truck rams into them in Jerusalem
9th Jan 2017

Palestine: 4 soldiers killed after truck rams into them in Jerusalem

By Kaamil Ahmed and Anees Barghouti   JERUSALEM (AA): At least four Israeli soldiers, and Palestinian attacker were killed after a truck rammed into soldiers in Jerusalem on Sunday. Israeli police spokeswoman Luba Samri said four Israeli soldiers were killed … Continued

Palestine: Israel demolishes Palestinian buildings in W Bank
4th Jan 2017

Palestine: Israel demolishes Palestinian buildings in W Bank

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA):  Israeli forces destroyed 13 structures — including a school — in a village in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, according to Palestine’s official WAFA news agency. The structures in the Bedouin village of … Continued

Violations by Israel in Occupied Palestinian Territory (22–28 Dec)
2nd Jan 2017

Violations by Israel in Occupied Palestinian Territory (22–28 Dec)

PCHR: Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (22 – 28 December 2016) Israeli forces continue systematic crimes in the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt) West Bank: Israeli Forces Close al-Jesser Road Between Ras Karkar and Deir Ibzaigh Villages. A Palestinian civilian … 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

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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