Trump to host Lebanese leader amid Middle East tensions

Washington, Jul 22 The White House says President Donald Trump will host Lebanon's prime minister next week.A statement yesterday from newly-named Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says...

Jul 22, 2017 3:23 AM | Newsscroll

3 Palestinians, 3 Israelis killed in violence over holy site

Jerusalem, Jul 22 Escalating Israeli-Palestinian tensions over the Holy Land's most contested shrine boiled over into violence that killed six people -- three Palestinians in street clashes in...

Jul 22, 2017 3:18 AM | Newsscroll

China supports independent, sovereign Palestine: Xi Jinping

Beijing [China], July 19 : Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday voiced support for a political settlement of the Palestinian issue on the basis of the two-state solution. China...

Jul 18, 2017 11:52 AM | Newsscroll

Gaza power plant shuts down, causing unprecedented blackout

Gaza City, Jul 13 The electricity supply to Gaza's 2 million residents has dropped to unprecedented lows, with blackouts lasting for more than 24 hours, the territory's power distribution company...

Jul 14, 2017 2:03 AM | Newsscroll

Macron says supports two-state solution in Middle East

Paris, Jul 6 French President Emmanuel Macron said he supported a two-state solution to end the Middle East conflict as he welcomed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to the Elysee Palace.Speaking...

Jul 06, 2017 12:37 PM | Newsscroll

Modi, Netanyahu discuss Israeli-Palestinian peace process

(Eds: Updating with fresh details)By Harinder MishraJerusalem, Jul 5 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu today discussed the Israeli-Palestinian peace process...

Jul 05, 2017 8:51 PM | Newsscroll

Palestinian president forces Gaza workers into retirement

Ramallah (West Bank), Jul 4 Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has dismissed more than 6,000 of his employees in the Gaza Strip, in a new move aimed at pressuring the territory's Hamas...

Jul 04, 2017 9:21 PM | Newsscroll

India believes in two-state solution: Modi on Palestine issue

Jerusalem, Jul 3 India believes in a two-state solution in which both Israel and a future Palestinian state coexist peacefully, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today as he supported all efforts to...

Jul 03, 2017 7:33 PM | Newsscroll

India separating ties with Israel, Palestine: Ex-diplomat

Hyderabad, Jun 30 Prime Minister Narendra Modi's standalone visit to Israel next week does not amount to New Delhi diluting its commitment to the Palestinian cause, but indicates pursuit of its...

Jun 30, 2017 7:33 PM | Newsscroll

India separating ties with Israel, Palestine: Ex-diplomat

Hyderabad, Jun 30 Prime Minister Narendra Modi's standalone visit to Israel next week does not amount to New Delhi diluting its commitment to the Palestinian cause, but indicates pursuit of its...

Jun 30, 2017 7:15 PM | Newsscroll