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A Palestinian sits amid the rubble of buildings that were destroyed during the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas militants in the summer of 2014, in Gaza City's al-Shejaiya neighborhood, on March 31, 2015. (AFP/File)
April 01, 2015 - 07:31 GMT
On Wednesday, Palestine will be granted full membership to the International Criminal Court, allowing for the country to pursue a criminal investigation against Israel for war crimes committed during this past summer war.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter (R) and Palestinian Football Association chairman Jibril Rajoub during a press conference in Ramallah
March 31, 2015 - 17:59 GMT
The Palestinian Football Association will ask the FIFA Congress in May to suspend Israel, accusing it of continuing to hamper its soccer activities.
Four days after Israel announced it would stop withholding hundreds of millions of dollars in unpaid tax funds, the payment remained held up over a dispute regarding the size of the PA's electric bill. (AFP/File)
March 31, 2015 - 14:03 GMT
Four days after Israel announced it would stop withholding hundreds of millions of dollars in unpaid tax funds, the payment remained held up over a dispute regarding the size of the PA's electric bill.
The International Criminal Court building in the Hague. (AFP/VINCENT JANNINK)
March 31, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat announced a preliminary investigation by the International Criminal Court into Israeli war crimes during the summer Gaza offensive.
Palestinian protesters run to take cover from tear gas during clashes with Israeli security forces following a protest marking Land Day on March 30, 2015 in the West Bank village of Silwad, north of Ramallah. (AFP/File)
March 31, 2015 - 07:32 GMT
Three Palestinians were shot by IDF on Monday in two separate incidences, both of which occurred in the Gaza area, for partaking in marches commemorating the 29th anniversary of Land Day.
Given the fact that Palestine doesn’t have a freedom of access to public information law yet, the release of the platform comes at a particularly critical time
March 30, 2015 - 14:46 GMT
YouKnow, an interactive online platform aimed at bridging the gap between citizens and government officials, is making waves in the occupied Palestinian territories
Palestinian protesters run for shelter from tear gas fired by Israeli security forces during clashes following a demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the village of Kfar Qaddum, near Nablus in the occupied West Bank, on March 27, 2015. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)
March 30, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
Over 2,000 Palestinians marched in honor of Land Day, which commemorates the Palestinians who protested against Israel on March 30th, 1976.
Mohammad Assaf is one busy star this May.
March 30, 2015 - 14:03 GMT
It's not just his May 1st gig at Amman National University that will keep the Arab Idol busy that month. He has several surprises in store for his fans.
The head of Israel's Arab parliamentary bloc Ayman Odeh (C) walks alongside supporters as they arrive in Jerusalem on March 29, 2015, after a four-day march from the Bedouin village of Wadi al-Naam, near the city of Beersheba in the Negev desert in southern Israel, to support Bedouin Arabs. (AFP/File)
March 30, 2015 - 10:08 GMT
The four-day march for Bedouin rights has ended in Jerusalem at the Israeli parliament where Palestinian representatives delivered a report on the hardships faced by Bedouin villages.
Abbas' comments came during the 26th round of the Arab Summit, in which Arab leaders discussed at length the recent air campaign led by Saudi and backed by nine other Arab nations against Shiite Houthi rebels in Yemen. (AFP/File)
March 30, 2015 - 09:40 GMT
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is facing backlash after a remark urging an Arab intervention similar to the one unfolding in Yemen led by Saudi Arabia.
Syrians wait to receive food from a charity distribution vehicle in the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp, on the southern outskirts of Damascus, on Feb. 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
March 30, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Only 4 percent of emergency work in Syria for Palestinian refugees has been funded so far this year, the UN said Sunday.