UN bid

Palestinians brace for repercussions over UN bid

Israel and the US are vehemently opposed to the Palestinian campaign for international recognition.

Aug 02, 2012, 23:42 PM IST

Palestinian reconciliation back on the table

The Palestinian President will meet with the leader of the militant Hamas movement next month.

Oct 27, 2011, 16:06 PM IST

Palestinians plan "other options" if UN bid fails

The Palestinians currently hold the status of an observer entity at the United Nations.

Oct 21, 2011, 10:17 AM IST

`Palestinian UN bid seen decided in November`

The date represents a delay in dealing with the Palestinian application, submitted by President Abbas on September 23.

Oct 20, 2011, 12:42 PM IST

President Abbas declares `Palestinian Spring`

Thousands of Palestinians cheering and waving flags gave President Mahmoud Abbas a hero`s welcome in the West Bank.

Sep 25, 2011, 18:01 PM IST

Palestinians to push UN bid despite US veto threat

US President Barack Obama told the United Nations that there was no short cut to Middle East peace.

Sep 22, 2011, 09:26 AM IST

Pressure mounts on Palestinians to drop UN bid

The Palestinians were coming under mounting pressure to drop a bid for UN membership of a Palestinian state.

Sep 21, 2011, 16:35 PM IST

Israel settlers march against Palestinian UN bid

The march was held in protest against Palestinian plans to seek full membership of the United Nations.

Sep 20, 2011, 23:48 PM IST

Hamas, Fatah agree no Gaza demos over UN bid

Hamas , which ousted Fatah forces from Gaza after clashes in 2007, has criticised the decision to apply for full UN membership.

Sep 20, 2011, 00:29 AM IST

High-stakes UN diplomacy over Palestinian UN bid

The US and Europe are racing to avert or delay a looming showdown over Palestinian statehood at the UN.

Sep 18, 2011, 23:37 PM IST

Palestinian UN bid: Israel warns harsh consequence

Lieberman warned there will be grave
consequences if the Palestinians persist with their plan to
seek UN membership.

Sep 14, 2011, 23:37 PM IST

Talks with Israel won`t stop UN bid: Palestinians

The Palestinians will seek membership as an independent state at the UN in September.

Jun 24, 2011, 11:55 AM IST

Israel envoys attempt to foil Palestinian UN bid

Mahmud Abbas has said Palestinians would seek UN recognition at General Assembly meeting in Sept.

Jun 10, 2011, 14:23 PM IST