Palestine: Israeli rights group gives up on military legal system
26th May 2016

Palestine: Israeli rights group gives up on military legal system

.By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA) – Israel’s most prominent human rights group said it has given up on referring alleged abuses by Israeli soldiers to the military legal system, accusing it of being a “whitewash” for the Israeli occupation. … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian teenage girl shot dead after alleged knife attack
24th May 2016

Palestine: Palestinian teenage girl shot dead after alleged knife attack

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA & Ma’an): A Palestinian teenager girl was shot dead Monday after an alleged knife attack near the Ras Biddu checkpoint north of Jerusalem. In a statement, the Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed the name of the … Continued

Palestine: Israel absolves policeman who killed Palestinian boy
19th May 2016

Palestine: Israel absolves policeman who killed Palestinian boy

By Alaa al-Rimawi   JERUSALEM (AA): The Israeli authorities have dropped all charges against an Israeli police officer who had been charged with killing 16-year-old Palestinian Mohamed Sunuqrut in Jerusalem in mid-2014. According to Israel’s Yedioth Ahronoth newspaper, the case … Continued

Palestine: Israeli navy detains 10 Palestinian fishers in Gaza waters
17th May 2016

Palestine: Israeli navy detains 10 Palestinian fishers in Gaza waters

IMEMC News:  Several Israeli navy boats attacked, Sunday evening, Palestinian fishing boats, in Gaza territorial waters in the northern part of the coastal region, and detained ten fishers. The navy carried out 47 attacks against the fishers this year, wounding … 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

Palestine: Jewish settlers seize E Jerusalem building
10th May 2016

Palestine: Jewish settlers seize E Jerusalem building

By Anees Bargouthi JERUSALEM (AA): Dozens of Jewish settlers on Monday took over a building in the Al-Sadia neighborhood of Jerusalem’s Old City, eyewitnesses said. “About 45 Jewish settlers, backed by Israeli police and army troops, stormed the building early … Continued

Palestine: Israeli airstrike kills Palestinian woman in Gaza
6th May 2016

Palestine: Israeli airstrike kills Palestinian woman in Gaza

By Anees Bargouthi   GAZA, (AA): The Palestinian Ministry of Health in Gaza reported Thursday that a woman was killed in an Israeli airstrike. “Zina al-Amour, 55, was killed when Israeli airplanes struck the Al-Foukahre area in the eastern Khan … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army kills Palestinian near Ramallah, 3 soldiers injured
4th May 2016

Palestine: Israeli army kills Palestinian near Ramallah, 3 soldiers injured

IMEMC News:  Israeli soldiers shot and killed, on Tuesday evening, a Palestinian driver allegedly after he deliberately rammed three Israeli soldiers with his truck at a military roadblock, installed near the main road of Betunia town, near Ramallah. After wounding … Continued

Palestine: Palestinians suffer as Israelis closes off W Bank during Passover
30th Apr 2016

Palestine: Palestinians suffer as Israelis closes off W Bank during Passover

By Anees Barghouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA): For the second time in a week, the Israeli army is imposing a “general closure” on the occupied West Bank during the ongoing Jewish holiday of Passover. According to an Israeli army statement, all … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian pregnant woman was killed by Israeli soldiers
29th Apr 2016

Palestine: Palestinian pregnant woman was killed by Israeli soldiers

By Saed Bannoura   Imemc: Palestinian medical sources confirmed that the Palestinian woman, who was killed by Israeli army fire, on Wednesday, did not carry an explosive belt as the army claimed, but was instead five months pregnant, and “her … Continued

Palestine: Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound
29th Apr 2016

Palestine: Jewish settlers storm Al-Aqsa compound

By Alaa Rimawi   JERUSALEM (AA) – Scores of Jewish settlers on Thursday forced their way into East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound where they performed Talmudic rituals, a Palestinian official said. “The situation is very dangerous at Al-Aqsa Mosque … Continued

Palestine: Readjusting to life for freed youngest Palestinian girl prisoner
26th Apr 2016

Palestine: Readjusting to life for freed youngest Palestinian girl prisoner

By Kaamil Ahmed   HALHUL, Palestine (AA) – Dima al-Wawi, 12, kisses and declares her love for her mother in front of the cameras at their home in the occupied West Bank, but still adds, “Don’t speak.” A day after … Continued

Palestine: Israel to confiscate 1,250 acres of Palestinian land
25th Apr 2016

Palestine: Israel to confiscate 1,250 acres of Palestinian land

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA) – Israeli authorities have notified Palestinians living in the northern occupied West Bank that they plan to confiscate 1,250 acres of land for more illegal settlements. Palestinian news agency Ma’an reported that the confiscations, … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settler runs over Palestinian teen in Hebron
22nd Apr 2016

Palestine: Israeli settler runs over Palestinian teen in Hebron

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA) – A Palestinian teen was injured Thursday when he was run over by an Israeli settler in the occupied West Bank city of Hebron. Alaa Rajabi, 17, was hit near the Ibrahimi Mosque, a … Continued

Palestine: Hundreds attend Hebron funeral for slain Palestinian
17th Apr 2016

Palestine: Hundreds attend Hebron funeral for slain Palestinian

By Anees Bargouthi RAMALLAH, (AA): Hundreds of Palestinians on Saturday took part in the funeral of a Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli troops two days in earlier in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. Following the funeral, clashes erupted between Israeli … Continued

Palestine: Israeli detention of Al-Aqsa preacher condemned
10th Apr 2016

Palestine: Israeli detention of Al-Aqsa preacher condemned

By Anees Bargouthi   JERUSALEM (AA) – Several Islamic institutions in Jerusalem on Saturday criticized the detention of an Al-Aqsa Mosque preacher by the Israeli authorities one day earlier, describing the move as “dangerous and unprecedented”. In a joint statement, … Continued

Palestine: 1,000 Jewish settlers storm West Bank shrine
8th Apr 2016

Palestine: 1,000 Jewish settlers storm West Bank shrine

By Anees Bargouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA): Over a thousand Israeli settlers stormed a local shrine in the West Bank city of Nablus on Thursday, triggering clashes with Palestinian youths. “At least 1,150 Israeli settlers forced their way into the [Joseph’s … Continued

Palestine: 1900 Palestinian minors arrested by Israelis since Oct
6th Apr 2016

Palestine: 1900 Palestinian minors arrested by Israelis since Oct

By Anees Bargouthi   RAMALLAH, (AA): The Israeli authorities have arrested 1,899 children since the beginning of an ongoing Palestinian uprising that began last October, the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)’s detainees committee said Tuesday. In a statement released on the … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldier behind Hebron execution to be released, tried for manslaughter
2nd Apr 2016

Palestine: Israeli soldier behind Hebron execution to be released, tried for manslaughter

IMEMC News & Agencies: The Israeli army ruled, Thursday, that an Israeli soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian in Hebron, last week, would be tried on charges of manslaughter, and not, as had been widely expected, those of murder. … Continued

Palestine: 1/3 of Palestinian village left homeless by demolitions in 2016
27th Mar 2016

Palestine: 1/3 of Palestinian village left homeless by demolitions in 2016

IMEMC News & Agencies: Mass Israeli demolitions, in the Jordan Valley village of Khirbet Tana, have left more than a third of its Palestinian residents homeless since the beginning of the year, the UN said Friday. A Palestinian Bedouin woman … 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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