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Culture

The Culture of Palestine is closely related to those of the nearby Levantine countries such as Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan, and the Arab World. Cultural contributions to the fields of art, literature, music, costume and cuisine express the Palestinian experience despite the geographical separation between Palestinian territories, Israel and the Diaspora.

EU funding conditions violate Palestinian law: PNN Report

PNN/ Bethlehem/ The European Union is still fixed on its position regarding the conditions it set regarding its funding of…

President Abbas visits The Walled Off Hotel in Bethlehem

Bethlehem /PNN/ Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, along with Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh, on Saturday visited Banksy's 'The Walled-Off'  Hotel in…

Tayseer Barakat’s “Shoreless Sea”: A Visual Account on Refugees’ mayhem journeys across the Mediterranean

PNN/ Ramallah/ Zawyeh Gallery is glad to announce the opening of Tayseer Barakat’s solo exhibition “Shoreless Sea” on Wednesday 15…

AQU, Chinese partners celebrate inauguration of first Confucius Institute in Palestine

PNN/ Jerusalem/ Under the patronage of Palestinian Prime Minister HE Mohammad Shtayyeh, Al-Quds University (AQU) celebrated the official inauguration of…

Video: Banksy releases “Scar of Bethlehem” artwork

Bethlehem/PNN/ A new piece of art by Banksy unveils the scene of the manger of Jesus, placed in front of…

UNRWA Students Elect the Third Agency-Wide Student Parliament

Amman/PNN/ On November 23, the 22 newly elected members of the third Agency-wide Student Parliament (ASP), representing all of the…

One-day sports event in Palestine calls for girls and boys to celebrate equality through sports

RAMALLAH/PNN/ Saturday, November 02, 2019 (WAFA) - UN Women, PACES Charity, and UNICEF organized yesterday a one-day sports event in…

AQU, King’s College in Britain agree to cooperate in MA programs

LONDON/PNN/ In a meeting held in London, the President of Al-Quds University (AQU) Professor Imad Abu Kishek and the Executive…

AQU team reaches Hult Prize Semi-Finals hosted at Ashridge House in London

London/PNN/ Team’s innovative fabric design will reduce hospital acquired bacterial infection Al-Quds University’s undergraduate team, known as CleanEcare, reached the…

AQU and partner Palestinian universities celebrate launch of joint PhD program in ITE

JERUSALEM /PNN/ Al-Quds University (AQU), the Arab American University, and Palestine Polytechnic University celebrated the launch of the Doctorate Program…

Israel considers allowing Jews to pray in Al-Aqsa

Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said Friday that the state of Israel is considering allowing Jews to pray and…

AQU, Heinrich Heine Düsseldorf University celebrate graduation of 10th Class of joint MA of European Studies

GERMANY /PNN/ Al-Quds University (AQU) and Heinrich Heine Düsseldorf University (HHUD) celebrated the graduation of the 10th Class of the…

Kamila Shamsie loses Nelly Sachs Book Prize because of support for BDS

After having awarded British-Pakistani author Kamila Shamsie the prize early in September, the Nelly Sachs Book Prize jury has decided…

AQU Launches its Friends Association in Turkey

ISTANBUL /PNN/ In a grand ceremony held in Istanbul, President of Al-Quds University (AQU) Prof. Imad Abu Kishek announced the…

CEC participates in launch of the Network of Arab Women in Elections

PNN/ Tunisia/ The Central Elections Commission (CEC) is participating in the launch of the Network of Arab Women in Elections,…