Google Steps into Political Minefield with 'Palestine' Tagline

Google Steps into Political Minefield with 'Palestine' Tagline

Abed Rahim Khatib/Demotix via Corbis

A Palestinian woman opens the Palestinian homepage of Google's search engine in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip. Internet giant Google has recognised the Palestinians' upgraded UN status, placing the name Palestine on its search engine instead of Palestinian Territories.