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Millions of protesters have taken to the streets of cities in the US and around the globe to rally against the new US President Donald Trump. (DAMEZY)
January 24, 2017 - 10:56 GMT
She tweeted about the recent Women's March on Sunday.
'Transformers: Age of Extiction' actress Nicola Peltz is in a relationship with Anwar Hadid. (Instagram)
January 24, 2017 - 08:29 GMT
'Transformers: Age of Extiction' actress Nicola Peltz is in a relationship with Anwar Hadid.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Donald Trump is a
January 23, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
Netanyahu's announcement came as Israel's Jerusalem municipality approved permits for the construction of at least 566 new illegal Israeli settlement units in occupied East Jerusalem on Sunday, after the plans were said to be put on hold until after US President Donald Trump was sworn in.
Jerusalem has political and historical significance to Jews, Muslims and Christians and has been a major source of contention between Israel and Palestine. (AFP/File)
January 23, 2017 - 13:31 GMT
The relocation of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem will pose an increasing danger,” said Hamas.
Ismail Haniyeh, deputy head of Hamas' political bureau. (AFP/File)
January 23, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Haniyeh and his delegation will reportedly remain in Cairo for several days, during which they will discuss recent developments in the Palestinian territories.
Jordan's King Abdullah II (R) talks with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas before a meeting at the Royal Palace in Amman on November 12, 2014. (AFP/File)
January 23, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
bbas said that the two leaders had discussed the consequences and procedures to be undertaken in case Trump followed through with his campaign promise.
Hany Shaker was awarded the Medal of Culture and Sciences and Arts, Degree of Excellence by the Palestinian President. (Facebook)
January 23, 2017 - 11:18 GMT
Hany Shaker was awarded the Medal of Culture and Sciences and Arts, Degree of Excellence by the Palestinian President.
Man holds his child as they wait to cross at Erez between Gaza and Israel earlier this year. (AFP/File)
January 23, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Israeli authorities had denied Ahmad Hassan Shubeir from Gaza City, permission to cross into Israel to receive life-saving medical treatment from a hospital.
Palestinian labourers work at a construction site in a new housing project in the Israeli settlement of Maale Adumim, east of Jerusalem, on January 22, 2017. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
January 23, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The bill would retroactively legalize 4,000 settlers' homes built on private Palestinian land.
The innovative young Palestinian has won fame via Facebook (screenshot)
January 23, 2017 - 07:29 GMT
A young artist with an unusual medium has taken social media by storm.
Palestinian protesters hold placards during a demonstration east of Jerusalem against US President-elect Donald Trump. (AFP/File)
January 23, 2017 - 06:00 GMT
The statement argued that the Israeli government's appeals to a "racist" far-right Israeli public, by "refusing peace" and insisting on the continuation of the illegal occupation of the Palestinian territory, was indicative of an "internal political crisis," which would only escalate tensions in the region.
Donald Trump has vowed to move the US Embassy building in the Israeli coastal city of Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. (AFP/File)
January 22, 2017 - 18:57 GMT
Palestinians say an embassy move would kill any prospect for peace. Relocating America's diplomatic HQ to Jerusalem would represent a major break with policy.
Bennett has repeatedly asked Netanyahu to rescind his support for the two-state solution and the creation of a Palestinian state, which Bennett perceives to be a security threat to the state of Israel. (Twitter)
January 22, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
The new settlement housing was scheduled to be approved a few weeks ago, but the municipality decided to wait out Barack Obama's administration because it was critical of settlement activities, while Trump has been a vocal supporter of illegal settlements.
Israelis march from the Jewish settlement of Maale Adumim to the controversial West Bank area known as E1 on February 13, 2014. (AFP/Menahem Kahana)
January 22, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Israel's ultra-right Education Minister Naftali Bennett has been keen to introduce the bill, with its introduction having reportedly been delayed until the inauguration of Donald Trump as US president.
Will Trump mean change for Israel/Palestine? (Don Emmert/AFP)
January 22, 2017 - 09:04 GMT
For Trump, his anti-establishment rhetoric only applies when he wants it to.