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Palestinians say hackers hit internet services

Hackers disrupted Palestinian Internet services in the West Bank and Gaza Strip on Tuesday, the Palestinian telecoms minister said, alleging that a foreign government was behind the interference.

November 2, 2011 12:08
In would-be Palestinian state, a dose of reality

In would-be Palestinian state, a dose of reality

While leaders mount UN bid, Palestinian independence seems like fantasy, what with the struggle to survive on West Bank and a cash crisis posing a risk to Palestinian Authority.

September 21, 2011 11:45
Ramallah cultivates café culture

Ramallah cultivates café culture

Think of Ramallah and a flourishing F&B sector isn’t necessarily the first thing that comes to mind. But Mohammed Assadi finds business is so good some fear it’s become oversaturated.

April 7, 2011 2:11

Israel to ease Gaza blockade

Move to calm international storm over flotilla assault.

June 18, 2010 7:48

Denied West Bank entry, Chomsky gives lecture by video

Chomsky said he was banned from entry because Israel does not like what he says.

May 19, 2010 10:21

Israel rebuffs Chomsky

Israel bans American academic Noam Chomsky from entering the west bank.

May 17, 2010 4:55
First ‘settlers’, now holidaymakers

First ‘settlers’, now holidaymakers

Jewish settlers on the West Bank have started using a new tactic in order to win funding and gain legitimacy with secular Israelis over their occupation: tourism.

February 10, 2010 4:44

Kuwait barred from cultural event in West Bank

Israeli officials prevented an official Kuwaiti delegation…

December 20, 2009 5:06

Al Jazeera ban lifted in West Bank

Qatar-based news channel Al Jazeera has resumed operations in the West Bank after the...

July 19, 2009 2:59