UN chief urges Israeli settlement freeze
27th Jan 2016

UN chief urges Israeli settlement freeze

NEW YORK (AA) — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday urged Israel to freeze its settlement activity in the occupied West Bank, calling it an “affront” to the world community. “So-called facts on the ground in the occupied West Bank … Continued

Israel: Israeli settlers torch Palestinian school in Galilee
25th Jan 2016

Israel: Israeli settlers torch Palestinian school in Galilee

[Photo: A group of Israeli settlers, on Saturday night, set fire to a Palestinian school in Tuba village of the Galilee area in Israel. Photograph: PNN] IMEMC News & Agencies: A group of Israeli settlers, on Saturday night, set fire … Continued

Palestine: Israel to allow settlers takeover of Palestinian homes
25th Jan 2016

Palestine: Israel to allow settlers takeover of Palestinian homes

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday gave his support to a group of Jewish settlers who were filmed forcefully taking over Palestinian homes in the city of Hebron (Al-Khalil) in the Israeli-occupied … Continued

Palestine: Israeli driver hits Palestinian cyclists; killing one, wounding another
19th Jan 2016

Palestine: Israeli driver hits Palestinian cyclists; killing one, wounding another

By Celine Hagbard   IMEMC News: Two Palestinian youth riding their bikes near Salfit Monday were hit by an Israeli driver, killing one and wounding the other. It is not yet known if this was a politically-motivated ‘ramming’ attack, or … Continued

Palestinian shot dead after alleged W Bank knife attack
18th Jan 2016

Palestinian shot dead after alleged W Bank knife attack

JERUSALEM (AA) – A Palestinian youth was shot dead by Israeli forces on Sunday after allegedly carrying out a knife attack in the West Bank city of Nablus. The Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed the incident, while the Palestinian Ma’an news … Continued

UN: Citing Israeli intransigence, UN Palestine rapporteur quits
17th Jan 2016

UN: Citing Israeli intransigence, UN Palestine rapporteur quits

ANKARA (AA): Makarim Wibisono, the UN’s special rapporteur for human rights in the Palestinian territories, resigned from his post last week, citing Israel’s refusal to grant him access to the territories covered by his mandate. After tendering his resignation, Wibisono … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill 2 Palestinians, 156 killed since 1 Oct
15th Jan 2016

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill 2 Palestinians, 156 killed since 1 Oct

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers killed, on Thursday afternoon, a young Palestinian man, at a military roadblock, north of the northern West Bank city of Nablus. 156 Palestinians have been killed since 1 October 2015. The slain Palestinian has been … Continued

Palestine: US threatens to add Fatah to ‘terror’ list
11th Jan 2016

Palestine: US threatens to add Fatah to ‘terror’ list

[Photo:Israel bombing Gaza during August when hundreds of children were killed by its army. Palestinian Government wants to take Israel to ICC for alleged war crimes] Aness Suheil Barghoti AMMAN, Jordan (AA):  Abbas Zaki, a member of Fatah’s central committee, … Continued

Palestine: Israeli military kills 2 Palestinians near Nablus
9th Jan 2016

Palestine: Israeli military kills 2 Palestinians near Nablus

[Photo: Israeli security forces make crime scene investigation after the killing of two Palestinians allegedly attempted knife attack at Huwwara district in Nablus, West Bank on December 27, 2015. Photographer: Nedal Eshtayah/AA] Celine Hagbard IMEMC News & Agencies: Early Saturday … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army kills 3 Palestinians near illegal settlement
8th Jan 2016

Palestine: Israeli army kills 3 Palestinians near illegal settlement

[Photo: Israeli security forces make crime scene investigation after Israeli soldiers shot a Palestinian man who allegedly stabbed Israeli person, at a trolley station in Jerusalem on January 4, 2016. Photographer: Mahfouz Abu Turk/AA] Aness Suheil Barghoti RAMALLAH, (AA): Israeli … Continued

Palestine: Bodies of 23 slain Palestinians returned by Israelis
3rd Jan 2016

Palestine: Bodies of 23 slain Palestinians returned by Israelis

By Celine Hagbard   IMEMC News & Agencies: The 23 bodies that Israeli authorities have been holding in custody were finally turned over to the Palestinian Authority on Friday. A line of 17 ambulances, each carrying one of the bodies, … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settlers assault taxi driver, shut down road
1st Jan 2016

Palestine: Israeli settlers assault taxi driver, shut down road

IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli settlers from the illegal settlement, Mabo Dothan, built on the land of Yabad, to the southwest of Jenin, Thursday, assaulted a Palestinian taxi driver and hurled stones at Palestinian vehicles. Mohammad Mahmoud from the village … Continued

Palestine: Israeli military admits destroying Gaza crops on border
1st Jan 2016

Palestine: Israeli military admits destroying Gaza crops on border

JERUSALEM (AA): Israel’s military has confirmed reports that it destroyed Gazan agricultural crops near the security fence with Israel. The Israeli military told Anadolu Agency in a written statement Thursday that it sprayed a herbicide that “will cause the surrounding vegetation … Continued

Palestine: 12.37 millon Palestinians worldwide
31st Dec 2015

Palestine: 12.37 millon Palestinians worldwide

IMEMC News & Agencies: In a report issued on Wednesday, by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statics (PCBS), the projected number of Palestinians in the world was estimated at 12.37 million, of whom 4.75 million are living in Palestine, 1.47 … Continued

Palestine: 2 Palestinians killed after ‘stabbing’ Israeli soldier
28th Dec 2015

Palestine: 2 Palestinians killed after ‘stabbing’ Israeli soldier

JERUSALEM (AA) – Two Palestinians were killed after allegedly stabbing an Israeli soldier, according to the Palestinian health ministry. The Israeli military said two males — Mohammad Sabana, 17, and Nour al-Din Sabana, 23 — were shot after stabbing and wounding a … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army kills young Palestinian in Jerusalem
27th Dec 2015

Palestine: Israeli army kills young Palestinian in Jerusalem

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers killed, Saturday, a young Palestinian man in Bab al-Jadid area, in occupied Jerusalem, after claiming he “carried a knife, and attempted to stab an officer.” Eyewitnesses refuted the military allegations. Israeli sources said the soldiers, … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Gaza protester, AA staffer injured
26th Dec 2015

Palestine: Israeli forces kill Gaza protester, AA staffer injured

GAZA, (AA) – A Palestinian man was killed and 28 others, including an Anadolu Agency staffer were injured during a clash between Israeli soldiers and protesters in Gaza late Friday, local sources said. Israeli soldiers used live rounds, rubber bullets … Continued

Palestine: Thousands attend funeral of slain Palestinian mother
26th Dec 2015

Palestine: Thousands attend funeral of slain Palestinian mother

RAMALLAH, (AA): Thousands of Palestinians attended a funeral procession Saturday for a 38-year-old Palestinian mother who was shot and killed by Israeli gunfire a day earlier. Mahdia Hammad, a mother of four, was killed by Israeli forces under the pretext … Continued

Palestine: Israeli planes spray chemicals, ruin farmland in Gaza
26th Dec 2015

Palestine: Israeli planes spray chemicals, ruin farmland in Gaza

GAZA CITY, (AA): The Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture in Gaza said that crops near the border with Israel were ruined after Israeli planes sprayed them with harmful chemicals. The ministry said the losses affected approximately 3,000 square meters of crops. Wael Thabit, … Continued

Palestine: 2 Palestinians killed by Israeli forces, total killed 134 since 1Oct
25th Dec 2015

Palestine: 2 Palestinians killed by Israeli forces, total killed 134 since 1Oct

JERUSALEM (AA) – Two Palestinians were shot dead Thursday after allegedly attempting to stab Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank. The Israeli military said they shot dead a Palestinian in the West Bank city of Hebron (Al-Khalil) when he approached … 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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