Palestine

Bethlehem municipality considers introducing tourist fee

Bethlehem municipality considers introducing tourist fee

Tourists visiting Palestine may be charged a "tourism fee" when they visit certain cities in the West Bank including Bethlehem and Ramallah, Deputy Mayor of Bethlehem Issam Juha told late Friday.

Palestinian cartoonist documents isolation of Palestinian people

Palestinian cartoonist documents isolation of Palestinian people

The artwork of Palestinian cartoonist Muhammad Hassan -- depicting the concerns and isolation of the Palestinian people -- has begun to make its way to an international audience.

Palestinian Cultural Week opens in Algeria

Palestinian Cultural Week opens in Algeria

The Palestinian cultural week in Algeria has been launched on Monday evening as part of the event "Constantine, Capital of Arab Culture 2015."

Palestinian MP: Birzeit University election could be the last in the West Bank

Palestinian MP: Birzeit University election could be the last in the West Bank

A member of the Palestinian Legislative Council said the Birzeit University student election held last week and won by the Islamic bloc could be the last in the West Bank following rumours that An-Najah National University and Hebron University were planning to postpone their elections.

Daring Palestinians reach new heights in West Bank

Daring Palestinians reach new heights in West Bank

Gripping tightly with her hands, her feet searching for a foothold, Salwa Khashan edges along a sheer rock face in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, urged on by friends below.

Gaza sailors have a lot of bottle

Gaza sailors have a lot of bottle

With little to do and nowhere to go, five Palestinians stuck in the Israeli-blockaded Gaza Strip came up with a plan: make a boat out of recycled plastic bottles.

Turkey to provide $200 million to Gaza

Turkey to provide $200 million to Gaza

Turkey will grant $200 million for reconstruction of the Gaza Strip and Palestines sustainable development in the span of two years, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said on Friday.

Wedding behind the bars in Palestine

Wedding behind the bars in Palestine

Reem Abu Wahdan, a Palestinian woman, will wear her white wedding dress on July 27 even though her husband-to-be will not be there to share the joy of the moment.

First Palestinian Business Conference to take place in May

First Palestinian Business Conference to take place in May

Palestinian businessman Farouq al-Shami declared Tuesday that the first Palestinian Business Conference will take place next month

North West comes to Mideast

North West comes to Mideast

Israeli paparazzi are in hot pursuit trying to catch up with the Kardashians and rapper Kanye West.