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1 hr ago | Newsday
As England celebrates the day of its patron saint, many Palestinians are gearing up for their own forthcoming celebrations of the figure they also regard as a hero.
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2 hrs ago | OpEdNews
Amid the impending collapse of Secretary of State John Kerry's Israel-Palestine negotiations for a two-state solution, Israel appears determined to expand settlements in the West Bank while Palestinians are ratcheting up international pressure in pursuit of their human rights.
5 hrs ago | Paradise Post
The 31-year-old actress, who won a best supporting actress Oscar for her role in "12 Years a Slave," tops the magazine's list, announced Wednesday.
5 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas must choose either peace with Israel or an alliance with Hamas, but he cannot have both, Israel's PM has said.
9 hrs ago | Al Bawaba
Rival Palestinian factions officially agreed Wednesday to form a government of national unity within the "next five weeks," according to Agence France Presse.
Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz dismissed threats from Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas to disband the PA and unite with Hamas against Israel.
A poll found that if Liberman ran on a ticket with Kahlon, the party would win 22 seats and beat the Likud.
Hamas' police force in the Gaza Strip chose a rather strange way of exhibiting its skills at "keeping the peace" earlier this week, as policemen in military fatigues took part in a public drill simulating the seizure and destruction of an IDF lookout tower.
Israeli forces raided the al-Aqsa mosque compound on Tuesday and assaulted several Palestinian worshipers, officials from the ministry of Islamic endowments told Ma'an.
People stand in line to go through passport control at Ben-Gurion International Airport in Israel, September 21, 2008.
Avi Issacharoff, The Times of Israel's Middle East analyst, fills the same role for Walla, the leading portal in Israel.
Sameeha Elwan, with her husband Ayman Qwaider. "Since I was awarded the PhD scholarship, every day [was] a reminder that to be a Palestinian is to be entrapped in a circle of waiting," she wrote.
A man inspects the entrance of a mosque in the northern city of Umm al-Fahm on April 18, 2014 after vandals left anti-Arab graffiti overnight and damaged a door of the building Over a thousand people were demonstrating Saturday near the northern Israeli Arab town of Umm al-Fahm in protest of a Friday "Price Tag" attack in the town.
The family of Baruch Mizrahi, a senior Israeli police officer, mourns during his funeral at the military cemetery of Mount Herzl in Jerusalem on April 16, 2014.
Palestinian Christians in the West Bank say that they have been denied permits to visit Jerusalem in record numbers this year, despite their living just over the green line not far from the holy city.
A senior Hamas leader based in Egypt is in Gaza for talks aimed at reaching a reconciliation agreement between the two rival Palestinian groups, Hamas and Fatah.