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The dark side of Israel’s vaccine success story

Israel is refusing to provide the vaccine to the millions of Palestinians it is forcefully ruling over.

Jewish resistance to Zionism is on the right side of history

Confining people in effective Bantustans forces us to see Israel for what it is: a European project of domination

Airbnb will leave West Bank homes listed to settle suits

Arvind Ganesan, of New York-based Human Rights Watch, called Airbnb's retreat from the decision disappointing

Netanyahu, Gantz make final pitches before Israeli vote

Ahead of Tuesday's vote, opinion polls are giving Netanyahu's Likud and Gantz's Blue and White a similar number of seats in the 120-seat parliament

After Airbnb, calls for to remove West Bank listings

Airbnb listed at least 139 properties in West Bank settlements between March and July

Caught between bullets and a siege

The war on Gazans is more than physical. It is a complete suppression of their humanity.

Palestinian teenager’s chutzpah shames Israeli military

Ahed Tamimi's arrest highlights the vulnerability of Palestinians

Ban Ki-moon takes on Netanyahu

Israel's plans for settlements in east Jerusalem are a 'clear violation of international law'.

Israel plans to expropriate 400 hectares of West Bank

Israel has announced plans to expropriate 400 hectares of Palestinian land in the Bethlehem area in the south of the occupied West Bank.

SA condemns Israeli teen kidnappings

The South African government has called on the kidnappers of three Israeli teenagers to release them.

Israel tightens security ahead of Sharon’s funeral

Following the death of Ariel Sharon, Isreal has increased its security for the former prime minister's funeral near the Gaza border.

Israeli PM: No peace until Palestinians recognise Israel

A hardline speech has fuelled suspicions that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is unwilling to agree to withdrawal from the West Bank.

Israel to start bidding to build 1 000 settler homes

The country said it will move forward with plans despite international criticism that the settlements will be built on occupied Palestine territories.

Palestine: Love and lentils in the holy land

Palestinian women are turning their kitchens into a much-needed source of revenue — and fellowship.

Obama: Israel’s settlement building does not foster peace

US President Barack Obama has said that settlement building in the occupied West Bank did not "advance the cause of peace".

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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