Palestine: Israel to shut Hebron mosque to Muslims for 2-day holiday
29th Sep 2015

Palestine: Israel to shut Hebron mosque to Muslims for 2-day holiday

HEBRON, (AA): The Israeli authorities have ordered the closure of the Ibrahimi Mosque in the West Bank city of Hebron to Muslims on Tuesday and Wednesday for the Jewish Sukkot holiday, a Palestinian official has said. “The Israeli authorities have … Continued

Palestine: Nablus police chief, daughter injured by Israeli fire
26th Sep 2015

Palestine: Nablus police chief, daughter injured by Israeli fire

IMEMC News & Agencies: The chief of police in the Nablus district and his three-year-old daughter were injured after being shot by Israeli forces with rubber-coated bullets, on Friday, during a raid in the village of Kafr Qaddoum, in the … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian dies from injuries caused by Israeli fire
25th Sep 2015

Palestine: Palestinian dies from injuries caused by Israeli fire

Imemc News: A Palestinian shot and critically injured by Israeli forces, at a military checkpoint in eastern Nablus, last week, died from his wounds on Thursday, medics said. deathkhatatbehmaan.jpg Medical sources told Ma’an News Agency that Ahmad Izzat Khatatbeh, 26, … Continued

Palestine: Palestinian woman shot by Israeli troops dies
23rd Sep 2015

Palestine: Palestinian woman shot by Israeli troops dies

JERUSALEM (AA): A Palestinian woman succumbed to her injuries after being shot by Israeli troops earlier Tuesday, the Palestinian Ma’an news agency has reported. The Palestinian National Unity Government has demanded the United Nations to form an international investigation committee … Continued

Turkey: Erdogan meets Hamas leader over Al-Aqsa clashes
15th Sep 2015

Turkey: Erdogan meets Hamas leader over Al-Aqsa clashes

ANKARA, WASHINGTON (AA): Hamas leader Khaled Meshal on Monday briefed Turkey’s president about clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces at Al-Aqsa Mosque, a presidency source said. Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Meshal, the group’s political chief, after violence erupted Sunday and continued … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces storm Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa, injuring dozens
14th Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli forces storm Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa, injuring dozens

JERUSALEM (AA): Dozens of Palestinians were injured on Sunday when Israeli security forces stormed occupied East Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound and attacked Muslim worshipers, according to witnesses. Witnesses told Anadolu Agency that Israeli forces had used teargas, stun grenades … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers teargas boys school, students suffocate
10th Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers teargas boys school, students suffocate

IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli forces, on Wednesday morning, threw teargas grenades on the Kharabtha Boys School, near Ramallah, causing tens of suffocation cases among students. Head of the School, Abboud Assi, said that soldiers threw two teargas grenades and … Continued

Palestine: Israeli settlers burnt Olive orchards near Nablus
9th Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli settlers burnt Olive orchards near Nablus

IMEMC & Agencies: A group of Israeli extremists, living in illegal Israeli colonies in the northern West Bank district of Nablus, burnt on Wednesday at dawn, Palestinian olive orchards and farmlands, belonging to residents of Burin village, south of Nablus. … Continued

UK: Protests planned ahead of Netanyahu’s London trip
9th Sep 2015

UK: Protests planned ahead of Netanyahu’s London trip

By Michael Daventry   LONDON (AA): A group including lawmakers Tuesday called for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Britain to be cancelled. In an open letter to The Guardian newspaper, 21 parliamentarians, academics and trade union leaders said … Continued

Palestine: 1000s attend funeral of mother of 18-month old baby who was burned to death
8th Sep 2015

Palestine: 1000s attend funeral of mother of 18-month old baby who was burned to death

By Celine Hagbard   IMEMC News: A day after her death in an Israeli hospital from wounds sustained when Israeli settlers firebombed her family home just over a month ago, Reham Dawabsha’s funeral was held in her village south of … Continued

Palestine: Israeli police assault female worshipers at al-Aqsa as it allows settlers in
7th Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli police assault female worshipers at al-Aqsa as it allows settlers in

IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli police assaulted, on Sunday, a group of Palestinian women who attempted to enter al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem, after being denied entry to the holy site, according to media sources. WAFA correspondence reports that around … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers attack weekly protest in Bil’in
5th Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers attack weekly protest in Bil’in

By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News: On Friday, Israeli soldiers attacked the weekly nonviolent protest against the Wall and Settlements, in Bil’in village, in the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing several injuries. Coordinator of the Popular Committee against … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers shoot, injure child in Gaza
5th Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers shoot, injure child in Gaza

IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli forces shot and injured a Palestinian child near the shores of the Beit Lahiya village in the northern Gaza Strip, medics said. Medics told Ma’an News Agency that Bilal Abu Amro, aged 11, was shot … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers demolish Bedouin settlement in E Jerusalem rendering 94 homeless
3rd Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers demolish Bedouin settlement in E Jerusalem rendering 94 homeless

Palestinian Center For Human Rights: In the context of a systematic policy to evacuate Area “C” in the West Bank for the interest of settlement projects, on Monday, 31 August 2015, Israeli forces demolished “al-Khdeirat” Bedouin community, northeast of occupied … Continued

Palestine: Israel confiscates ancient Muslim cemetery in Jerusalem
3rd Sep 2015

Palestine: Israel confiscates ancient Muslim cemetery in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AA): Israeli authorities on Wednesday seized parts of occupied East Jerusalem’s historical Bab al-Rahmeh cemetery east of the Al-Aqsa Mosque, according to a Palestinian official. “Forces of the so-called ‘Israeli Nature Authority’ – backed by large numbers of Israeli … Continued

UN report warns Gaza may become ‘uninhabitable by 2020’
2nd Sep 2015

UN report warns Gaza may become ‘uninhabitable by 2020’

GENEVA (AA): Gaza could become uninhabitable by 2020 if current economic trends and blockade persist, UN warned on Tuesday. “In addition to eight years of economic blockade, in the past six years, Gaza has endured three military operations that have … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army fires shells into homes in Jenin
1st Sep 2015

Palestine: Israeli army fires shells into homes in Jenin

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers continued, on Tuesday at dawn, their invasion into the Jenin refugee camp, in the northern part of the occupied West Bank, and fired missiles into two homes, before demolishing a store and several walls. The … Continued

Palestine: Dozens of protesters shot by Israeli army across W Bank
29th Aug 2015

Palestine: Dozens of protesters shot by Israeli army across W Bank

IMEMC News & Agencies: A Palestinian journalist was shot and injured with a rubber-coated steel bullet, while another was abducted during clashes which erupted, in Ramallah’s village of Bil’in, between Palestinian locals and the Israeli army, as the latter suppressed … Continued

Palestine: 32 Palestinians detained by Israeli forces in W Bank
27th Aug 2015

Palestine: 32 Palestinians detained by Israeli forces in W Bank

IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli forces kidnapped, on Wednesday, 32 Palestinians citizens in several cities and villages across the occupied West Bank. Families reported that forces took six Palestinians in Nablus, three in Bethlehem, two in Ramallah, and one in … Continued

Palestine: 1,000 Gaza children disabled by Israel’s 2014 onslaught
27th Aug 2015

Palestine: 1,000 Gaza children disabled by Israel’s 2014 onslaught

GAZA CITY, (AA):  More than 1,000 Palestinian children in the Gaza Strip sustained permanent disabilities during last year’s 51-day Israeli military onslaught, according to Defense for Children International (DCI), an NGO devoted to children’s rights. In a report entitled “Operation … 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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