Palestine: Gazans mark international Solidarity Day with Palestine
30th Nov 2016

Palestine: Gazans mark international Solidarity Day with Palestine

By Nour Abu Aisha   GAZA CITY, (AA): Palestinian factions organized a rally on Tuesday outside the office of the UN’s cultural and educational agency (UNESCO) in the Gaza Strip to mark the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian child shot dead in Jerusalem ‘stabbing attempt’
26th Nov 2016

Palestine: Palestinian child shot dead in Jerusalem ‘stabbing attempt’

By Anees Barghouti   JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian child was shot dead on Friday after he allegedly tried to stab Israeli soldiers in occupied East Jerusalem, Israeli police said in statement. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said a Palestinian man allegedly … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian killed for alleged knife attack in W Bank
23rd Nov 2016

Palestine: Palestinian killed for alleged knife attack in W Bank

By Anees Barghouti   JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli forces Tuesday for allegedly attempting to stab an Israeli soldier in the West Bank, the Israeli police said. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said a Palestinian wielding … Continued

Palestine: 350 Palestinian minors languishing in Israeli jails
20th Nov 2016

Palestine: 350 Palestinian minors languishing in Israeli jails

By Anees Barghothi   RAMALLAH, (AA): A it least 350 Palestinian children are languishingn Israeli jails, a local Palestinian NGO said Saturday. “Israeli authorities are holding 350 Palestinian children aged between 12 and 18,” the Palestinian Prisoners Society said in … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army kills Palestinian ‘assailant’
4th Nov 2016

Palestine: Israeli army kills Palestinian ‘assailant’

By Anees Barghouti   RAMALLAH, (AA): A Palestinian man was shot dead after he allegedly tried to stab an Israeli soldier in the West Bank, according to the Israeli military Thursday. A Palestinian “assailant” attempted to stab an Israeli soldier … Continued

Palestine: Israel razes Muslim graves in East Jerusalem cemetery
2nd Nov 2016

Palestine: Israel razes Muslim graves in East Jerusalem cemetery

By Anees Barghouthi   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli authorities on Tuesday demolished several graves in occupied East Jerusalem’s historical Bab al-Rahmeh cemetery east of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, according to a Palestinian official. “Personnel from the so-called ‘Israeli Nature Authority’ — backed … Continued

Palestinian killed after 3 Israeli police officers hurt
31st Oct 2016

Palestinian killed after 3 Israeli police officers hurt

By Abdurrauf Arnavut   JERUSALEM, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian man was killed in the southern West Bank on Sunday evening after allegedly wounding three Israeli police officers, according to Israel’s Channel 2. Israeli police spokeswoman Luba Samri said in a … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian dies after being run over by Israeli settler
27th Oct 2016

Palestine: Palestinian dies after being run over by Israeli settler

By Qais Abu Samra   RAMALLAH, (AA):  A Palestinian man died Wednesday evening from wounds sustained after being run over by an Israeli settler the day before, according to Palestinian police. “Mohammed Dawoud, 60, has passed away in Nablus Specialist … 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: Israel arrests 19 in Jerusalem, closes West Bank
24th Oct 2016

Palestine: Israel arrests 19 in Jerusalem, closes West Bank

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli police have arrested 19 Palestinians during overnight raids in the occupied West Bank as the military closed off the occupied Palestinian territories ahead of a Jewish holiday starting Sunday. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian woman killed after alleged knife attack
20th Oct 2016

Palestine: Palestinian woman killed after alleged knife attack

By Anees Barghouti   RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA, & Imemc):  A Palestinian woman was shot dead by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday after she allegedly tried to stab an Israeli soldier. The Israeli military said in a … Continued

Palestine: Hamas slams UN chief over Al-Aqsa resolution
20th Oct 2016

Palestine: Hamas slams UN chief over Al-Aqsa resolution

By Ola Atallah   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Palestinian group Hamas has criticized UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for distancing himself from a UNESCO resolution denying a Jewish connection to the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound. On Tuesday, the UNESCO’s executive board officially … Continued

Palestine: Majority of Palestinian minors in Israeli custody are ‘tortured’
19th Oct 2016

Palestine: Majority of Palestinian minors in Israeli custody are ‘tortured’

RAMALLAH (Ma’an): The “overwhelming majority” of Palestinian minors held in Israel’s Megiddo and Ofer prisons have been tortured during their detention and interrogation, the Palestinian Committee of Prisoners’ Affairs said Tuesday, amid a marked increase in the incarceration and mistreatment … Continued

Qatari emir meets Hamas leaders in Doha
18th Oct 2016

Qatari emir meets Hamas leaders in Doha

By Ahmed Yousuf   DOHA (AA): Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Monday met with Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal and deputy Ismail Haniyeh in capital Doha, according to Qatar’s official news agency. “The two sides discussed recent … 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

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

Israeli navy seizes Gaza-bound aid ship in international waters
6th Oct 2016

Israeli navy seizes Gaza-bound aid ship in international waters

By Ola Atallah   GAZA CITY, (AA): The Israeli navy seized the Zaytouna-Oliva, a Gaza-bound aid ship, on Wednesday and was towing it towards the Israeli port of Ashdod, according to the initiative’s organizers and reports in the Israeli media. … Continued

Palestine: A Palestinian killed in West Bank by Israeli forces
1st Oct 2016

Palestine: A Palestinian killed in West Bank by Israeli forces

JERUSALEM (AA & The Muslim News): One Palestinian was killed Friday by Israeli police in the West Bank, according to authorities. A 28 year old Palestinian identified as Naseem Abu Mazer, from Kafr Aqab village, was shot and killed Friday … Continued

Palestine: 1,000 Palestinian minors detained by Israel
25th Sep 2016

Palestine: 1,000 Palestinian minors detained by Israel

By Anees Barghouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA): Israeli forces have detained around 1,000 Palestinian minors since the beginning of 2016, a Palestinian committee said Saturday. The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)’s committee on detainees said some of the minors were held under … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian, Jordanian shot dead by Israeli troops
17th Sep 2016

Palestine: Palestinian, Jordanian shot dead by Israeli troops

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA): Two men – a Palestinian and a Jordanian – were shot dead by Israeli forces on Friday during two separate alleged attacks in the Israeli-occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. According to the Israeli … 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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