- Al-Ahram WeeklyMay 15 03:51 AM
Amid the high stakes of political negotiations, the Palestinian private sector has often been ignored. Now a new initiative aims to put it front and centre, writes James Zogby
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 10:01 AM
An Israeli military court said Thursday it had ordered the release of Palestinian legislator Khalida Jarrar, detained at her home in the West Bank city of Ramallah on April 2. Jarrar is a senior member of the leftist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), which Israel considers to be a "terrorist organisation". The army said on Thursday that it had incriminating testimony proving...
- Palestine News AgencyMay 16 02:44 AM
RAMALLAH, May 16, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli forces violent quelling of Palestinian marches marking the 67th anniversary of the Nakba throughout the West Bank and along Gaza border, was a news item that hit front page headlines in Palestinian daily newspapers.
- Palestine News AgencyMay 14 02:44 AM
RAMALLAH, May 14, 2015 (WAFA) – The massive protest featuring thousands of Palestinians setting off from late Palestinian President Yasser Arafat’s mausoleum toward Yasser Arafat square to commemorate the 67 th anniversary of the Nakba hit the front page headlines in Palestinian dailies.
- Palestine News AgencyMay 13 02:30 AM
RAMALLAH, May 13, 2015 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas’ remarks indicating that ending the Israeli occupation is a prerequisite for peace together with the findings of the latest census of Palestinians conducted by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) just three days before the Nakba is commemorated, are the two items that hit the front page headlines in Palestinian dailies.
- Palestine News AgencyMay 09 03:45 AM
RAMALLAH, May 9, 2015 (WAFA) – Israeli forces’ suppression of weekly Friday marches protesting settlement construction and the wall across the West Bank hit the front pages headlines in Palestinian dailies.
Newspaper Review: Israel to Demolish 23 Homes in East Jerusalem, Demolition of Nablus Islamic Shrine Focus of DailiesPalestine News AgencyMay 11 02:45 AM
May 11, 2015 (WAFA) – An Israeli court’s order to evacuate and demolish 23 buildings in a northern Jerusalem neighborhood together with the demolition of an century-old Islamic shrine by Israeli forces in Nablus hit the front page headlines in Palestinian dailies.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 21 08:50 AM
OFER MILITARY BASE, West Bank (AP) — An Israeli military judge ruled Thursday that jailed Palestinian legislator Khalida Jarrar, a well-known West Bank firebrand, should be released on bail, but ordered her held for at least three more days pending a possible appeal.
- Palestine News AgencyMay 23 02:14 AM
RAMALLAH, May 23, 2015 (WAFA) – Remarks made by President Mahmoud Abbas during the World Economic Forum that kicked off Friday morning in Jordan hit the front page headlines in Palestinian dailies.
- Arab NewsMay 21 01:48 PM
A Palestinian man works in front of a laptops at Unit One start up in Gaza City, in this April 18, 2015 photo.