15th May 2015

Palestine: Israel opens bids for 85 illegal settlement units

  IMEMC & Agencies: The Israeli Housing Ministry announced, Thursday, new tenders for the construction of 85 settlement units in Givat Zeev illegal colony, just five kilometers northwest of occupied Jerusalem, in addition to announcing tenders for the construction of … Continued

14th May 2015

Palestine: Child kidnapped by Israeli soldiers in Hebron

[Archive photo]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli Soldiers kidnapped on Wednesday evening a Palestinian child in Hebron, and a man in the Old Askar refugee camp, in the northern West Bank city of Nablus, and invaded Huwwara town near Nablus … Continued

14th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers beat & injure elderly woman

[Image: Palestinian Information Center]   IMEMC & Agencies: Palestinian medical sources have reported, on Wednesday evening, that an elderly woman suffered a broken hand, and various cuts and bruises, after Israeli soldiers attacked and beat her on the al-Karama Border … Continued

13th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli settlers, Israeli intelligence, raids on Al Aqsa

  IMEMC News & Agencies: Israeli intelligence teams, along with groups of extremist colonial settlers, Tuesday morning, have renewed raids on Al Aqsa Mosque, entering from the Mughrabi gate. The groups were heavily guarded by private units of the Israeli … Continued

12th May 2015

Israel: New Defense Minister said Palestinians are ‘Human Animals’

  IMEMC News & Agencies: Israel’s new coalition government, under the direction of PM Benjamin Netanyahu, has taken on Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan [photo above] as its deputy defense minister, known for his previous assertion that Palestinian are “human animals”. Al Ray … Continued

12th May 2015

Palestine: 12 Palestinians kidnapped by Israeli forces from W Bank

[Archive photo]   IMEMC News & Agencies: At least 12 Palestinians were illegally abducted by the Israeli army on Monday, during predawn and night raids across occupied West Bank districts, according to reports by media sources. Most of the arrests … Continued

11th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli settlers assault Palestinian children in Hebron

  By Celine Hagbard   IMEMC News: A group of right-wing Israeli men in the old city of Hebron chased down and violently assaulted four children ages 4 – 10 and their mother. The family was walking home when they were … Continued

11th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli settlers continue to raid Al Aqsa Mosque

[Archive photo]   IMEMC News & Agencies: Dozens of extremist Israeli settlers stormed the courtyards of Al Aqsa Mosque on Sunday morning, from Mughrabi Gate and amid tight security protection from private Israeli occupation police. The director of the media … Continued

10th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli navy kidnaps 2 fishers in Gaza waters

  IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli navy ships opened fire, on Sunday morning, on fishing boats in Palestinian territorial waters, in northern Gaza, causing damage to one boat, before the soldiers kidnapped two fishers. Nizar Ayyash, head of the Palestinian Fishers … Continued

10th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli soldiers kidnap 6 Palestinians in Hebron, Bethlehem, Ramallah

[Archive image]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Sunday at dawn, several communities in the West Bank districts of Hebron, Bethlehem and Ramallah, searched and ransacked a number of homes and kidnapped six Palestinians. Media sources in Bethlehem said … Continued

9th May 2015

Palestine: 6 Palestinians injured by Israeli soldiers in Kufur Qaddoum

[Image :Kufur Qaddoum Popular Committee]   By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News: Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly protest in Kufur Qaddoum village, near the northern West Bank city of Qalqilia, leading to clashes with local youths; medical sources said two … Continued

9th May 2015

Palestine: Dozens injured as Israeli soldiers attack Bil’in’s peaceful protest

[Image By Mohammed Yasin]   By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News: Israeli soldiers attacked, Friday, the weekly nonviolent protest against the illegal Israeli annexation wall and settlements, in Bil’in village, near the central West Bank city of Ramallah, causing dozens to … Continued

9th May 2015

Palestine: Several Palestinians injured by Israeli soldiers in Silwad

[Archive image]   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded, on Friday afternoon, Silwad town, east of the central West Bank city of Ramallah, and clashed with local youths; many Palestinians have been injured. Army also invaded al-Jalazoun refugee camp. Several … Continued

8th May 2015

Palestine: Israel approves 900 East Jerusalem settler homes

  JERUSALEM (AFP) — Israel has approved construction of 900 settler homes in annexed East Jerusalem, a watchdog said Thursday shortly after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu formed a new right-wing religious coalition. The new homes will be built in … Continued

8th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli forces shoot, seriously injure Palestinian near Nablus

  NABLUS (Ma’an): Israeli forces shot and seriously injured a Palestinian man in al-Fara refugee camp north of Nablus on Thursday, locals said. Rabee Jamal Mubarak, 22, was shot in the back and abdomen, witnesses said, as Israeli forces raided … Continued

8th May 2015

Palestine: Israeli settlers attack car of Palestinian official near Nablus

  NABLUS (Ma’an): [Israeli] Settlers attacked the car of a senior adviser to Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah on Thursday near the Halamish settlement north of Ramallah. Jawad Naji, adviser for Islamic and Arab funds, told Ma’an that 15 settlers attacked … Continued

7th May 2015

Palestine: One Palestinian killed, 120 kidnapped, in April

[Image By Wadi Hilweh Information Center – Silwanic]   By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC News: The Wadi Hilweh Information Center in Silwan (Silwanic), in occupied Jerusalem, published a report documenting the Israeli violations against the Jerusalemite Palestinians in April, and … Continued

7th May 2015

Palestine: “Israel’s Absentee Property Law, pretext for ethnic cleansing”

  IMEMC News: Palestinian Legislator, deputy Secretary-General of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP), Qais Abu Laila [photo], stated that the Israel is using its so-called “Absentee Property Law” as a pretext to rob the Palestinians of … Continued

7th May 2015

Israel: Netanyahu forms right-wing coalition

  Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu [seen above] has formed a coalition with the Jewish Home party with a majority of just one seat. The far-right party has been previously known to support controversial legal proposals. The pro-settler Jewish Home … Continued

6th May 2015

Palestine: 4 Palestinians kidnapped by Israeli soldiers in W Bank

[Photo: Archive image] By Saed Bannoura   IMEMC & Agencies: Israeli soldiers invaded several Palestinian communities in the occupied West Bank, and kidnapped four Palestinians, after searching a number of homes and tailor shop; the army also installed roadblocks. Media … Continued


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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