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UNESCO adopts resolution calling Jerusalem ‘occupied’
3rd May 2017

UNESCO adopts resolution calling Jerusalem ‘occupied’

JERUSALEM (AA): The executive board of the UN’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Tuesday passed a resolution describing Jerusalem as “occupied” and challenging Israeli sovereignty over the city. UNESCO adopted the resolution with 22 member states voting in … Continued

Palestine: Hamas reveals dramatic change in stance on Israel
2nd May 2017

Palestine: Hamas reveals dramatic change in stance on Israel

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): The Gaza-based Hamas movement revealed a dramatic change in its stance on Israel Monday when it officially announced revisions to its controversial charter. At a press conference in Qatar, Hamas leader Khaled Mashal revealed … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian protestors injured by Israeli forces
29th Apr 2017

Palestine: Palestinian protestors injured by Israeli forces

  RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Clashes erupted in the occupied West Bank on Friday between Israeli forces and Palestinians demonstrating in support of jailed hunger strikers, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent. “Ten Palestinians were hurt by rubber bullets and live … Continued

Palestine: Hamas to hand over Gaza governance to Ramallah
26th Apr 2017

Palestine: Hamas to hand over Gaza governance to Ramallah

By Nour Abu Aisha   GAZA CITY, Palestine (AA): Palestinian resistance movement Hamas on Tuesday voiced its readiness to relinquish authority in the Gaza Strip to the West Bank-based Palestinian ‘unity’ government. The assertions came at a press conference convened … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian prisoners in Israel launch hunger strike
18th Apr 2017

Palestine: Palestinian prisoners in Israel launch hunger strike

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Long-term Palestinian prisoner Marwan Barghouti on Monday launched a mass hunger strike against Israel’s detention policies, with more than 1,000 other prisoners joining him. The open-ended strike has been launched to mark Palestinian Prisoners … Continued

Palestine: UK student killed in Jerusalem attack
15th Apr 2017

Palestine: UK student killed in Jerusalem attack

  JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli police Friday arrested a Palestinian man who allegedly stabbed a female British student – who later succumbed to her wounds — on Jerusalem’s light-rail system, according to a police statement. The assailant is mentally unstable man … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settlers to mark Passover by storming Al-Aqsa
7th Apr 2017

Palestine: Israeli settlers to mark Passover by storming Al-Aqsa

JERUSALEM (AA): Dozens of extremist Jewish settlers Thursday forced their way into Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque compound where they performed Talmudic rituals, according to a Palestinian official. “Around 48 extremist settlers — backed by Israeli police — stormed the mosque compound … Continued

3rd Apr 2017

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead in knife attack in E Jerusalem

By Abdul-Rauf Arnaut JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian teenage boy was shot dead in an alleged stabbing attack in East Jerusalem on Saturday, according to Israeli police. Police spokesperson Luba al-Samri in a statement the Palestinian stabbed and lightly injured two … Continued

24th Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestinian teenager shot dead in camp near Ramallah

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA) – A Palestinian teenager was shot dead by Israeli forces during clashes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Thursday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. “Mohammed Hattab, 17, was killed by Israeli forces during clashes that occurred … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead near Hebron, West Bank
18th Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead near Hebron, West Bank

HEBRON, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian teenager was shot dead by Israeli forces during clashes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Friday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. “Murad Abu Ghazi, 16, was killed after being struck in the chest by … Continued

14th Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestinian killed in alleged knife attack in Jerusalem

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli forces shot dead a Palestinian man, who allegedly stabbed two soldiers in Jerusalem’s Old City on Monday, according to Israeli police. Two border police officers were moderately injured in the attack, police spokesman … Continued

Palestine: Palestine leader meets UK foreign secretary in Ramallah
9th Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestine leader meets UK foreign secretary in Ramallah

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday met with U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson at Palestinian Authority headquarters in the West Bank city of Ramallah. According to Palestine’s official WAFA news agency, Abbas briefed Johnson on “recent developments … Continued

US: Don’t look to UN for solution, US tells Palestine
8th Mar 2017

US: Don’t look to UN for solution, US tells Palestine

NEW YORK (AA): Palestinians should not look to the United Nations for a solution but engage Israel directly, United States’ envoy to the global body said Tuesday. Ambassador Nikki Haley and Palestine’s permanent UN observer Riyad Mansour met Tuesday in … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead in Israeli raid in Ramallah
7th Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestinian shot dead in Israeli raid in Ramallah

By Kaamil Ahmed   JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian man was shot dead by Israeli forces during a raid in the occupied West Bank overnight Sunday. The Israeli army said the Palestinian was killed in an exchange of fire during an … Continued

Israeli doctors torture Palestinian prisoners
5th Mar 2017

Israeli doctors torture Palestinian prisoners

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian committee on Saturday accused Israeli doctors of torturing Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails. In a statement, the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO)’s committee on detainees claimed Israeli doctors working with prison and security services and in … Continued

Palestine: 6 Palestinians injured in E Jerusalem clashes
3rd Mar 2017

Palestine: 6 Palestinians injured in E Jerusalem clashes

JERUSALEM (AA): At least six Palestinians were injured Thursday while a number of others suffered temporary asphyxia in clashes with Israeli forces near occupied East Jerusalem. According to eyewitnesses, clashes erupted with Palestinian university students after Israeli army troops stormed … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian killed after alleged West Bank knife attack
2nd Mar 2017

Palestine: Palestinian killed after alleged West Bank knife attack

RAMALLAH, Palestine (AA): A Palestinian man was shot dead on Wednesday in the occupied West Bank after allegedly stabbing an Israeli settler, the Israeli military said in a statement. According to the statement, a Palestinian man armed with a knife … Continued

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

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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