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

Greece to use term ‘Palestine’ on all public documents
22nd Dec 2015

Greece to use term ‘Palestine’ on all public documents

By Magda Panoutsopoulou   ATHENS, (AA): Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Monday that all Greek public documents will use the term “Palestine” rather than the term “Palestinian Authority”. Tsipras welcomed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Athens on Monday. He noted that Palestinians were … Continued

Palestine: Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians; 129 killed since Oct 1
19th Dec 2015

Palestine: Israeli forces kill 3 Palestinians; 129 killed since Oct 1

JERUSALEM (AA) – Three Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank and Gaza on the 12th Friday of the third Palestinian “intifada” (uprising), according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health. The ministry said that 21-year-old Muhammad … Continued

Turkey, Israel holding talks to normalize relations
18th Dec 2015

Turkey, Israel holding talks to normalize relations

ANKARA (AA) – Turkey and Israel are holding talks to normalize relations more than five years after Israeli troops stormed a Gaza-bound aid flotilla in international waters, Turkish diplomatic sources confirmed on Thursday. Asked about Israeli media reports suggesting that an … Continued

Palestine: 121 Palestinians killed in 11 Fridays of new ‘intifada’
13th Dec 2015

Palestine: 121 Palestinians killed in 11 Fridays of new ‘intifada’

RAMALLAH, (AA) – Three Palestinians were killed by Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank and Gaza on the 11th Friday of the third Palestinian “intifada” (uprising), according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health. The ministry said that 55-year-old Issa Haroub was killed by … Continued

Palestine: Israel takes down banners with Quranic verses in Jerusalem
11th Dec 2015

Palestine: Israel takes down banners with Quranic verses in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AA) – Crews from Israel’s Jerusalem Municipality removed banners with Quranic verses in occupied East Jerusalem on Wednesday. “People from Jerusalem’s municipality, guarded by Israeli troops, raided my shop at Al-Musrara near Al-Amoud Gate in occupied East Jerusalem and removed … Continued

Israel court says book on killing non-Jews not incitement
11th Dec 2015

Israel court says book on killing non-Jews not incitement

JERUSALEM (AA) – A book by hardline Israeli rabbis justifying the murder of non-Jews will not have to face charges of inciting violence, the Jerusalem High Court said.   Israeli newspaper The Jerusalem Post reported Thursday that the court ruled … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian in Hebron
10th Dec 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian in Hebron

IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers killed, Wednesday, a young Palestinian man in the southern West Bank city of Hebron, after an alleged stabbing attack targeting an Israeli soldier and a settler. The slain Palestinian’s cousin was killed, near the Ibrahimi … Continued

Palestine: Bethlehem killing using illegal explosive bullet brings Palestinian death toll to 117
9th Dec 2015

Palestine: Bethlehem killing using illegal explosive bullet brings Palestinian death toll to 117

JERUSALEM (AA) – The number of Palestinians killed by Israeli security forces since Oct. 1 reached 117 on Tuesday after a young man was shot dead near the West Bank city of Bethlehem. He was killed by an explosive bullet … Continued

Israel hits out at Sweden amid rows with EU states
7th Dec 2015

Israel hits out at Sweden amid rows with EU states

JERUSALEM (AA) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday described recent Swedish criticisms of Israeli security measures against alleged Palestinian attackers as “scandalous remarks” following a week of diplomatic rows between the Jewish state and a handful of European countries. Swedish … Continued

Palestine: Israeli army kills 2 Palestinian teenagers, 4 in 2 days
4th Dec 2015

Palestine: Israeli army kills 2 Palestinian teenagers, 4 in 2 days

IMEMC & Agencies: Palestinian medical sources in Hebron, in the southern part of the occupied West Bank, reported that Israeli soldiers shot dead, on Friday at dawn, two Palestinians in Tal Romeida neighborhood, in the center of Hebron city. This … Continued

Switzerland: ‘Security, hope at a low point for Palestinians’
1st Dec 2015

Switzerland: ‘Security, hope at a low point for Palestinians’

GENEVA (AA) – The International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People fell at a time “when security and hope were at a low point,” UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Monday. Michael Moller, director general of the UN’s Geneva … Continued

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian teen in Jerusalem
30th Nov 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian teen in Jerusalem

IMEMC News : Israeli soldiers fatally shot, on Sunday at night, a Palestinian teen in Ein al-Louza neighborhood, in Silwan town, south of the Al-Aqsa Mosque in occupied Jerusalem. Medical sources said the slain Palestinian has been identified as Ayman … Continued

UAE: Israel to open diplomatic mission in UAE
30th Nov 2015

UAE: Israel to open diplomatic mission in UAE

RAMALLAH, (AA) – Israeli affairs experts on Saturday described the anticipated inauguration of an Israeli office at the Abu Dhabi-based International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) as a “visa” for Israel to the states of the Arabian Gulf. Israeli daily Haaretz said … Continued

Palestine: Israel defies international law by holding bodies of slain Palestinians
29th Nov 2015

Palestine: Israel defies international law by holding bodies of slain Palestinians

By Anees Barghouti   RAMALLAH, (AA) – As part of its collective punishment policy against the Palestinian people, Israel has refused to deliver the bodies of 38 Palestinians killed in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem. Since the beginning … 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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