7th May 2015

Israel: Netanyahu forms right-wing coalition

  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu [seen above] has formed a coalition with the Jewish Home party with a majority of just one seat. The far-right party has been previously known to support controversial legal proposals. The pro-settler Jewish Home … Continued

6th May 2015

Palestine: 4 Palestinians kidnapped by Israeli soldiers in W Bank

[Photo: Archive image] By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded several Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped four Palestinians, after searching a number of homes and tailor shop; the army also installed roadblocks. Media … Continued

6th May 2015

Israel: Israeli policeman acquitted in Palestinian shooting death

[Israeli soldiers. File photo]   IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli authorities have closed an investigation into a policeman who shot dead a young Palestinian with Israeli citizenship during an arrest operation in November, the justice ministry said on Monday. “The … Continued

5th May 2015

Israeli soldiers testimonies reveal ‘shoot to kill’ policy in Gaza war

  BETHLEHEM (Ma’an): Testimonies from over 60 Israeli soldiers and officers who fought during last summer’s war in the Gaza Strip were released to the public Monday, raising serious concerns over whether Israel’s military adhered to the most basic principles … Continued

5th May 2015

Palestine: Clashes in Silwan after Israeli soldiers build concrete blocks

[File image. Silwanic]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers placed, Monday, concrete blocks surrounding a Palestinian land Israel intends to illegally confiscate, in Silwan town, in occupied Jerusalem, leading to clashes between the army and local youths. Member of the … Continued

4th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli forces raid agricultural lands in Khirbet al-Tawil

[Al Ray file photo]   IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli forces, Sunday morning, sabotaged hundreds of dunams of agricultural lands in Khirbet al-Tawil, east of Nablus, using military crawlers. According to the PNN, local sources said that Israeli forces have … Continued

4th May 2015

Palestine: 9 Palestinians kidnapped by Israeli forces in W Bank & Jerusalem

[Archive image]   IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli authorities, on Sunday, kidnapped six Palestinians in East Jerusalem, including two minors, and three others in the West Bank, most of them during predawn and night raids, during which several Palestinians were assaulted. … Continued

4th May 2015

Palestine: Gaza fishermen under Israeli fire

[PNN archive image IM] EMC News & Agencies: Israeli naval boats, on Sunday, opened heavy machine gunfire towards Palestinian fishermen while sailing just offshore of Gaza City, within the allotted the fishing zone, according to local sources. WAFA correspondence said … Continued

3rd May 2015

Palestine: One journalist kidnapped by Israel, 6 injured

[Image By Alray News alray.ps]   IMEMC News: The Palestinian Radio and Television Union has reported that Israel soldiers kidnapped a Palestinian journalist, shot and injured six others, in April. In a report on Israeli violations against the media in … Continued

2nd May 2015

Palestine: Palestinians injured by Israeli soldiers Ii Silwad

[Still Image From Palestine TV Video Report]   IMEMC News: Israeli soldiers invaded, Friday, Silwad town, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, clashed with local youths, and deliberately fired gas bombs into several homes; many injured, including three … Continued

1st May 2015

Palestine: Israeli forces detains 4 children in 2 days from same family

      BETHLEHEM (Ma’an): Undercover Israeli operatives detained and interrogated a 7-year-old Palestinian boy [above] and his twelve-year-old brother in occupied East Jerusalem Tuesday, only a day after two 15-year-olds from the same family were taken. The boy and his … Continued

1st May 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap 8 Palestinians in W Bank

[Image By Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwan]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers kidnapped, on Thursday at dawn, eight Palestinians in different parts of the occupied West Bank, including four teenagers in occupied East Jerusalem. Media sources in Hebron, … Continued

1st May 2015

Palestine: Israel displaces 50 families to conduct military training

[File photo:- Paldf.net]   IMEMC & Agencies: Dozens of soldiers invaded, Thursday, several areas of the West Bank’s Northern Plains, and ordered around 50 Bedouin families to leave their areas, as the army intends to conduct training. Previous repeated military … Continued

1st May 2015

Palestine: Palestinian fishing boats targeted by Israeli navy fire

[File photo]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Friday morning, on a number of Palestinian fishing boats in Gaza territorial waters, causing property damage. The navy targeted the boats near Gaza city, causing excessive damage but … Continued

30th Apr 2015

Palestine: Israeli forces demolish livestock structure in Nablus

[Photo: Livestock sale in Nablus. Photo by SAFA]   IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli forces, on Wednesday, demolished a Palestinian-owned structure used for raising livestock in Rujeib village, to the south of Nablus, according to a local activist. Ghassan Daghlas, … Continued

29th Apr 2015

Palestine: One person shot at protest against Israel’s cancer-causing plants

  Tulkarem, (International Solidarity Movement, Huwwara Team): Around fifty Palestinians and international activists gathered today in Tulkarem, east of Nablus, to protest the presence of 11 Israeli chemical plants located in the city. The protest took place outside the Gishuri … Continued

29th Apr 2015

Palestine: Five homes demolished by Israeli forces in West Bank

  [Photo: Previous home demolition in the Jordan Valley/Photo: Jordan Valley Solidarity]   By Ahmad Jaradat   Alternative Information Center: Israeli forces demolished a Palestinian-owned home in the Ramallah-area village of Nabi Saleh, Tuesday morning. Previous home demolition in the … Continued

29th Apr 2015

Palestine: Four Palestinian families made homeless in a day

  [Photo: Wreckage of the family homes of Yakub and Mohammed Lahafe Dadoub]   Jordan Valley, (International Solidarity Movement Solidarity): Monday morning at 5 am, in the area of al Makhrouk, al Jiftlik, the Israeli military arrived with bulldozers and demolished four … Continued

28th Apr 2015

Palestine: 50 Olive saplings uprooted in Bethlehem

  [File: Image by Radio Bethlehem 2000]   IMEMC & Agencies: A number of extremist Israeli settlers, living in the Eliezer illegal colony, invaded, Monday, a Palestinian orchard in the al-Khader town, south of Bethlehem, and uprooted more than 50 … Continued

28th Apr 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers break into homes, shops, in Aida refugee camp

  [File photo]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Monday evening, the Aida refugee camp, north of the West Bank city of Bethlehem, broke into homes, and destroyed doors of a number of stores, before searching them. Local … 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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