Palestine

August 5, 2014

After Hamas and several other Palestinian factions brought joint demands to Cairo, Egypt brokered a 72-hour ceasefire between the Palestinian factions and Israel. (AFP/File)
07:00 GMT

A 72-hour ceasefire deal has reportedly been reached among Palestinian faction and Israel in Egypt-proposed peace talks, set to begin at 8 a.m. on Tuesday.

The HRW said that Israel has apparently violated the laws of war on many occasions in its offensive on the Gaza Strip. [AFP]
06:50 GMT

In a report which was released on Monday, the HRW accused Israel of killing civilians as they attempted to flee the town of Khuza’a.

Bialik said her donation would go directly to purchasing and supplying “bulletproof vests to the IDF.” (Image: Elite Daily)
05:00 GMT

"Big Bang Theory" actress Mayim Bialik has done a Simon Cowell by donating money to the IDF!

Palestinian men crawl under the rubble of a house looking for survivors after it was hit by an Israeli air strike on the al-Shati refugee camp in Gaza City on August 4, 2014. [AFP]
04:00 GMT

The Foreign Office was tonight investigating reports that a British aid worker was killed this weekend in Gaza while delivering medical supplies.

August 4, 2014

Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan along with other world leaders slammed the rising Gaza death toll (File/AFP)
20:06 GMT

Amid a sprawling death toll and several failed ceasefires, Israel sees intense, international backlash for Gaza strikes.

Palestinians remove the body of the eight-year-old girl from rubble in Shati refugee camp, Aug 4, 2014 (File/AFP)
13:51 GMT

Israel was accused of breaching its own ceasefire after a few minutes of implementing it following an air strike in the Shati refugee camp, which killed an eight-year-old girl.

Police shot and killed the tractor driver, while a pedestrian died of his injuries (Image: Jerusalem Post)
13:26 GMT

A 25-year-old man was killed after being struck by a tractor in an apparent Jerusalem 'terrorist' attack, according to Israeli police.

Israeli soldiers patrol through Hebron, June 17, 2014 (File/AFP)
11:03 GMT

An 11-year-old Palestinian boy was seriously injured after being caught in clashes between Israeli forces and protesters near Hebron.

Over 1,000 Palestinians have died in the Gaza offensive. (AFP/File)
08:31 GMT

Israel declared a 7-hour truce Monday to allow humanitarian aid into Gaza.

Russell Brand launches second attack on 'terrorist' Fox News presenter Sean Hannity. (Image: Newston.net)
07:52 GMT

Russell Brand posted a new video in response to Fox News' Sean Hannity responding to his making fun of him. Confused? Read on for details...

Israel declared a seven-hour ceasefire on Monday after worldwide outrage of another UN school bombing in Gaza (File/AFP)
07:10 GMT

The Gaza death toll continued to rise on the 28th day of Israel's offensive. Over 10,000 people have been injured while the death toll stands at 1,822.

August 3, 2014

The Palestinian unity government raises hands at the Ismail Haniyeh center before fighting broke out in Gaza. (Said Khatib/AFP)
19:37 GMT

Palestinian factions have agreed on a single list of demands to be discussed in Cairo during talks to end Israel's offensive on the Gaza Strip.

A wounded Palestinian child cries while receiving medical care at a hospital in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip on Wednesday following an Israeli military strike (AFP/Mohammed Abed)
17:33 GMT

A senior official form the Palestinian resistance movement has called on the United Nations and other international bodies to break their silence on Israeli crimes against Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.

Angelina and her dad Jon, who is a supporter of Israel. (Image: Getty)
14:19 GMT

Jon Voight said that Penelope Cruz and other Spanish stars who signed the open letter condemning Israel for their Gaza atacks should "hang their heads in shame."

Palestinians collect human remains from an UNRWA school bombed earlier in the week (File/AFP)
13:29 GMT

Israeli forces hit another UN school in the Gaza Strip killing at least 11 people, according to a spokesman. The school had been sheltering thousands of Palestinian families fleeing Israeli attacks.