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Palestinian attacker shot by Israeli troops: Army

A Palestinian attacked Israeli troops with his car and then with a knife in the occupied West Bank before being shot and seriously wounded, the army said on Saturday.

Palestinian hands still extended for peace with Israel: President Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinian hands still extended for peace with Israel: President Mahmoud Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said late on Saturday night that the Palestinian hands are still extended for peace with Israel after Israel closed the doors for dialogue.

Ready for dialogue if Israel accepts two-state solution: Palestinian President Abbas

Ready for dialogue if Israel accepts two-state solution: Palestinian President Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said he was willing for a dialogue with Israel`s newly-appointed defence minister, if the latter accepts the principle of the two-state solution, the media reported on Wednesday.

Palestinian president reaches out to Israel, backs talks

Palestinian president has reached out to Israel saying he opposes near-daily Palestinian attacks on Israelis and suggesting the violence would stop if the defunct peace process resumes again.

Palestinian primary teacher wins Global Teacher Prize worth $1 million

Palestinian primary teacher wins Global Teacher Prize worth $1 million

Hanan al-Hroub, a Palestinian primary school teacher on Sunday won a USD 1 million prize for teaching excellence beating out 8,000 other applicants from around the world.

Israel raids Palestinian TV station for inciting violence

Israeli forces raided the West Bank offices of Palestine Today television overnight and arrested its manager over allegations of inciting violence, Israel's Shin Bet internal security agency said today.

Israel raids Palestinian TV station

Israeli forces raided the West Bank offices of Palestine Today television overnight and arrested its manager over allegations of inciting violence, Israel`s Shin Bet internal security agency said on Friday.

Israel Army to return Palestinian land after decades: NGO

The Israeli Army is to return West Bank land it requisitioned nearly 40 years ago to its Palestinian owners in what a human rights group called an "extremely unusual" move.

Thousands of Palestinian teachers protest, demand raises

Thousands of Palestinian teachers are protesting next to government offices in the West Bank demanding a salary hike.

Israel blocks entry to Ramallah for non-residents after shooting: Army

Israel blocks entry to Ramallah for non-residents after shooting: Army

Israel on Monday blocked entry for non-residents to the West Bank city of Ramallah, where the Palestinian Authority is based, after a shooting attack the previous day that wounded three soldiers, the army said.

Sushma Swaraj lays flowers at Mahatma Gandhi's bust in Palestine

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Sunday laid flowers at the bust of Mahatma Gandhi in Ramallah, the administrative capital of Palestine.

Palestinians arrest official suspected of spying for Israel

Palestinian officials say they have arrested a staffer in the office of the chief negotiator on suspicion of leaking documents to Israel.

Two Palestinians killed in car-ramming attempts on soldiers

The Palestinian health ministry confirmed the deaths of the would-be attackers, naming them as Ahmad Jahajha and Hekmat Hamdan.

Israel arrests more than 1,000 Palestinians this month

Those who were arrested were young men and women, the Ramallah-based aid group said.

Israel-Palestinian violence flares after Jewish holy site fire-bombed, 4 dead

Israel-Palestinian violence flares after Jewish holy site fire-bombed, 4 dead

Stone-throwing protests erupted across the West Bank and Gaza and assailants firebombed a site revered by Jews as the tomb of biblical Joseph on a "day of rage" against Israel.

Road in Ramallah named after India as Prez visits Palestine

An important road and a roundabout here have been named after India, coinciding with the tour of President Pranab Mukherjee, the first Indian head of state to visit Palestine.

Palestinian killed, Arab attacks Israelis as unrest mounts

Palestinian killed, Arab attacks Israelis as unrest mounts

Speaking on teh clashes, a spokesman for Hamas said "this shows the occupation's desire to escalate".

Israel arrests 400 Palestinians in 10 days: Officials

Israeli security forces have arrested approximately 400 Palestinians since the October 1 outbreak of violence in the occupied West Bank and annexed east Jerusalem, the Palestinian Prisoner Club said on Saturday.

India U-19 coach Lee Johnson cautious ahead of UAE game

India U-19 football team coach Lee Johnson is expecting a tough challenge when his wards face the formidable United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the AFC U-19 Qualifiers here on Sunday.

'Palestinians kill Israeli couple in West Bank shooting'

The couple's children, aged four months to nine years old, were lightly injured in the shooting yesterday and taken to hospital, an Israeli security source said.