Kushner chases peace talks in Middle East

Washington [U.S.A.], August 25 : United States President Donald Trump's adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner has met with Israeli and Palestinian leaders to broker peace in the region. ...

Aug 24, 2017 8:52 AM | Newsscroll

White House envoy Jared Kushner begins Mideast peace push

Jerusalem, Aug 24 White House adviser Jared Kushner today kicked off a renewed push by the Trump administration to restart Mideast peace talks amid signs of growing Palestinian impatience with a...

Aug 24, 2017 8:52 PM | Newsscroll

'Palestinians need Trump two-state pledge before peace'

Ramallah, Aug 24 Donald Trump's team must commit to a two-state solution and oppose Israeli settlement construction before the US president's peace push can move forward, Palestinian officials have...

Aug 24, 2017 3:10 AM | Newsscroll

Palestinians seek answers from US envoy Kushner

Ramallah, Aug 22 A top Palestinian official says the Palestinians are hoping for some clear answers from the US when White House envoy Jared Kushner returns to the region this week.Ahmad Majdalani,...

Aug 22, 2017 8:42 PM | Newsscroll

Palestinians with 'India-connect' names attend I-Day event

Ramallah (West Bank), Aug 16 In a unique initiative, the Indian mission here invited over 200 Palestinians with names that had an 'India connect' to mark the country's 71st Independence Day.Hind and...

Aug 16, 2017 5:47 PM | Newsscroll

Palestinian Authority to free arrested journalists: lawyer

Ramallah (Palestinian Territories), Aug 14 The Palestinian Authority decided to release five journalists today after arresting them last week, their lawyer said, a day after political rivals Hamas...

Aug 14, 2017 7:38 PM | Newsscroll

UN chief to make first visit to Israel and Palestinians

United Nations, Aug 9 Antonio Guterres will make his first visit as the UN secretary-general to Israel and the Palestinian territories later this month for a firsthand look at a conflict that has...

Aug 09, 2017 5:14 AM | Newsscroll

Jordan king in rare West Bank trip seen as message to Israel

Ramallah, Aug 7 Jordan's king has flown by helicopter to the West Bank, a rare visit seen as a signal to Israel that he is closing ranks with the Palestinians on key issues, such as a contested...

Aug 07, 2017 6:39 PM | Newsscroll

Jordan king to visit West Bank after Jerusalem shrine crisis

Ramallah, Aug 6 A Palestinian official says Jordan's King Abdullah II is visiting the West Bank today for the first time in five years.The official, Mohammed Ishtayeh, said Sunday that the monarch...

Aug 06, 2017 11:29 PM | Newsscroll

Jordan's king on rare visit to Ramallah: Palestinians

Ramallah (Palestinian Territories), Aug 5 Jordan's King Abdullah II is to meet Monday with Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas on his first visit in five years to the West Bank city of Ramallah, a...

Aug 05, 2017 7:41 PM | Newsscroll