Three Border Policemen injured in car-ramming attack near Ma'aleh Adumim
17-year-old Palestinian shot and killed after stabbing attempt in Hebron
Shin Bet: Terror attacks in Israel drop back to pre-escalation level
UN rights expert accuses Israel of excessive force against Palestinians
Lapid extends term as Yesh Atid head
Chief Rabbi, UTJ livid over Supreme Court ruling on non-Orthodox use of mikvas
Liberman: 'Netanyahu deserves Nobel Prize in political charlatanism'
Abdullah: Israel-Palestine stalemate 'a festering wound exploited by ISIS'
Israel, EU resume contacts after dispute over settlement product labels
Jerusalemites torn over Herzog's proposal to give up Arab neighborhoods
'Palestinian violence, Israeli settlements imperil two-state solution'
Fishing for compliments
Wine Talk: From Concord to Cabernet
Top 10 things to do
Veni, vidi, Venezuela!
Arbeitman, Hap Haifa aim to upset leader Beersheba
Commentary: Eye-opening and embarrassing experience
Comfortable first-leg conquests for Mac TA, Bnei Sakhnin
Yellow-and-blue bounced from Eurocup
Poland to punish those who use the phrase "Polish death camp"
AJC demands Likud minister apologize to Reform Jews for 'disparaging remarks'
'If ribs were visible at Auschwitz, you were a candidate for crematorium'
Machete wielding attacker wounds 5 in Ohio restaurant owned by Israeli
Major escalation in Syria ahead of planned cease-fire
Saudi Arabia to send planes to Turkey for Islamic State fight
Turkish FM: Russia targeting schools, hospitals in Syria
World leaders focus on Syria at annual Munich Security Conference
Free Robert Levinson, Senate appeals to Iran in unanimous vote
Iranians mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic revolution holding 'Death to America, Israel' signs
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Senior Iranian military official: US is subordinate to Iran in Middle East
Pakistani army foils Islamist plot to spring free killers of Daniel Pearl
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
International sweet tooth: Israel exported $10m. worth of chocolate in 2015
GLOBAL AGENDA: ‘Deutsche unter alles’
Hapoalim goes gold with ‘Vatikiyada’ event for seniors
Einstein’s Theory posited a century ago proved; original documents at Hebrew University
High-risk groups should be screened for hepatitis C and treated, Knesset told
Israel signs stem cell research agreement with California Institute
Study urges at-home voting
E-waste recycling surpasses 2015 target
Green activists: Haifa pollution plan 'is like giving giving a bandaid to a cancer patient'
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
'Unique' Israeli bandage: The more you bleed, the quicker it works
Tel Aviv-based antifraud company Riskified raises $25 million
Change diapers, breastfeed baby, start a business
TECH TALK: Intel Israel is constantly expanding
Ted Cruz campaign defends pastor who said God will send hunters for Jews
Bret Stephens: The next US president may not be pro-Israel
Analysis: New Hampshire - Revolution against status quo under way
Sanders may play down Judaism, but he played big role in Hannukah case
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 12, 2016
Grapevine: Chock-a-block festival
Grapevine: Australian makes good
Launching a ‘little prayer book’ at the Western Wall
Podcast: Monty Python and the Search for the Two-State Solution
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
KNOW COMMENT: Israeli strategic ascendancy; American strategic decline
Hymn for the Weekend
NO HOLDS BARRED: Honoring Hollywood celebrities we may not always agree with
MY WORD: Radio days
My birthplace is not my home
Holy work honored
Keeping the moneyball in her court
Holland’s forgotten Jews
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
Russian Air Force hits Aleppo hard
Gulf states take a bad rap on Syrian refugee issue
Chocolate treats, American South style
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Better to be buried than to burn
Desert oasis – at Kfar Hanokdim
Fresh and tasty: Jerusalem goes Mexican
Halftime in the Holy City ‘
All the colors of Estonia
Framing the refugees
The many faces of Roee Rosen
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: רַק עַל עַצְמִי
יַלְדֵי בֵּית הָעֵץ
פִּיסוּל: כָּאן, עַכְשָיו וְהַנֶצַח
Say-Way כָּך אוֹמְרִים בְּאַנְגְלִית
Pro-BDS Presbyterian church set to lose 400,000 members
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
A Response to Mr. Frantzman
Elliot Wave Theory and the Talmud
The Hope Index: Israel among the Nations
The UK's BREXIT referendum may aggravate EU's corrupted democracy
Tree Planting Celebration in Biriya Forest
Israeli and Diaspora Youth Bond over Trees in Maale Michmash
Planting Trees in Memory of the Carmel Disaster Victims
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.13.2016 | 4 Adar I, 5776
“We are preparing a multi-year project to encircle Israel with a security fence, to defend ourselves in the Middle East as it is now, and as it is expected to be,” PM says.
By HERB KEINON
Discord involves Bennett calling for immediate action while PM and defense minister oppose such a move that could stir up further government contention, according to Channel 2.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Erdan: Bodies of terrorists won’t be released until families commit to holding small funerals in middle of night that don’t turn into demonstrations of support for terrorism.
The prime minister says the struggle against terrorism will take time but that Israel is fighting hard.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
“What are the Prime Minister and Defense Minister waiting for? For terrorists with guns drawn to emerge in a kibbutz or Moshav?”
By LAHAV HARKOV,YONAH JEREMY BOB
"Are we meant to watch as the world endlessly debates how to divide land while it disappears before our very eyes?" Ban says some Palestinians ask.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,DANIELLE ZIRI
“Enforcement steps were taken against two illegal constructions which were built without a permit in Rass Azria,” says Civil Administration.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Herzog said that while he wishes to aspire to such an agreement, and to negotiations with the Palestinians, "I don't see the ability to do it now."
Palestinian Authority President Abbas says "we are against all bloodshed."
By HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
"In Netanyahu's eyes, he sees all Muslims as killers."
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,YONATAN HILLELI
Jerusalem District Attorney files indictment against two east Jerusalem residents.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MOR SHIMONI/MAARIV
After Tel Aviv shooting attack, Netanyahu says that there will be stepped up efforts to enforce the law in the Arab sector in all areas.
Prime minister's comments come days after Hezbollah leader vowed to avenge the assassination of Samir Kuntar.
“A heated face-off ensued, with shouting, threats and some physical scuffles between the two sides, but no shots were fired."
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Ruling is viewed as a victory for anti-BDS groups in Spain.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Poverty rates are second only to Mexico's among the OECD's 34 member states, and only a handful rank higher in measures of inequality.
By NIV ELIS,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Despite the increase in violent attacks in recent months, Christmas celebrations took place across the country, mostly without incident.
Dershowitz, who served as an appellate lawyer for Simpson, had unique insight into the trial and Netanyahu prodded for particulars.
Netanyahu, meanwhile, says Israel-Turkey normalization is a "two-way street."
In taped message marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day, PM says that anti-Semitism – “the oldest and most enduring hatred” – has not died.
According to Politico, the proposed contribution would be incorporated into the US federal budget for additional batteries.
Spying on allies is both routine and legal in the United States, though perhaps not very politic.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Netanyahu: I am certain that under his leadership the Shin Bet will continue to strengthen its operational and technological domains and continue to ensure Israel’s security.
By YOSSI MELMAN
During remarks to the Knesset, the premier said that Labor had belatedly come around to his view that Israel cannot agree to a Palestinian state so long as the appropriate conditions.
By LAHAV HARKOV
New Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit will ultimately decide their fate in the criminal case, but the loss in the civil case was not a good sign for them.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
No PM has ever appeared before the High Court to defend one of his policies, because that would have delayed and encumbered the process, legal expert says.
The prime minister has asked for $5 billion in annual defense aid and says that he will wait to sign the new Memorandum of Understanding with Obama's successor if the US president doesn't agree.
Levin said on Sunday that the pluralistic prayer site would not be needed in two or three more generations, because there would no longer be Reform Jews due to assimilation.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Zionist Union, Meretz fail to prevent Netanyahu’s unprecedented testimony.
Zionist Union, Meretz stage last stand against comprehensive deal aimed at settling disagreements between gas developers and the government.
A significant decrease in the price for public transportation took effect Monday. Deri celebrated it with fanfare by boarding a bus in Jerusalem.
When asked his opinion of Monday's Iowa caucus, Netanyahu said with a mischievous smile: "I don't interfere with elections in the US."
After stating that “nothing excuses terrorism,” and that he condemns it categorically, Ban wrote that just ignoring “Palestinian frustration and grievances” will not make them disappear.
Numerous ambassadors have attempted to pressure Israeli lawmakers from passing the bill, especially from Kulanu.
Premier received portfolio when Shas leader Arye Deri gave it up' by law, the prime minister automatically receives abdicated portfolios for 90 days.
PM: Israel will work so that there is a “sobering up” on this matter.
Opposition parties bicker as bills to call new election fail; coalition rebels return to the fold.
The White House on Friday announced that Obama would attend a ceremony at the embassy on International Holocaust Remembrance Day posthumously honoring four Righteous Among the Nations.
PM has been sparring for months on internal Likud issues with Katz, who heads the party's secretariat, which is in charge of the party's finances.
By NIV ELIS,GIL HOFFMAN
As part of his human rights activism, Keyes has used political comedy and satire to highlight human rights violations.
In the wake of the Hebron eviction, the fourth Netanyahu administration will not collapse anytime soon, and elections are certainly not in the offing.
By ARIK BENDER
"We are all obligated to uphold the law, and in this instance all of the necessary permits have not yet been arranged," Netanyahu's office said in a statement.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,LAHAV HARKOV
"I think he recognized that the fight's over and we can move on," CNN quotes Kerry as saying of Netanyahu.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
It is a strange irony in Israel that the better a government is faring in the polls, the more likely there is to be an election.
Bennett sparked tension in the coalition when he told a conference of the Institute for National Strategic Studies (INSS) that Israel suffered from a lack of strategic thinking.
Sources close to Netanyahu slam Bennett for his criticism of the government.
By MAARIV ONLINE,JPOST.COM STAFF
Dan Shapiro had irked the PM by saying that it seemed Israel employed a double legal standard in the West Bank.
Prior to meeting with Indian FM, premier vows attacker who killed Dafna Meir will be apprehended, pay the price for his crime.
The new attorney-general may be called on to make a final decision about the fates of the Netanyahus
"In democratic regimes you want to know who is funding NGOs from the left and the right, and government funding is something the public should know about,” says Netanyahu.
By HERB KEINON,LAHAV HARKOV
Israel Radio reports civil servants at ministry cut ties with Education Minister.
State Comptroller Joseph Shapira conducts hearing at premier's residence.
Likud, since 1948, has had only four leaders.
With no one to run against Netanyahu, the Likud was left with its first uncontested leadership race since its first primary among party members was held in 1993.
Earlier this week, a group of 40 retired Brazilian diplomats signed a statement against the appointment of Dayan, complaining that Israel had bypassed protocol.
Netanyahu to win seventh term as party head.
Benjamin Netanyahu, in addition to being prime minister, is minister of foreign affairs, the economy, communication and regional cooperation.
Netanyahu's critics in Likud said privately that holding the election was a waste of some NIS 4 million.
Netanyahu responds to claims stating his government is responsible for inciting crime.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is currently interior minister and holds an additional four portfolios.
All the members of the delegation, which arrived Tuesday for a two-day visit, stood with Obama on Iran.
“Israel is located at the center of the earthquake that has hit the Middle East in recent years,” says Yossi Cohen at ceremony marking first day in post.
Martin Indyk claims Netanyahu criticized Yitzhak Rabin at the slain prime minister's funeral in 1995.
The conditions are expected to include issues of law enforcement and compliance with building regulations, Channel 2 reported on Monday evening.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Knesset marks 40th anniversary of then-UN ambassador Chaim Herzog tearing up infamous resolution; opposition leader says his father’s speech stood up for democratic values.
The questioning is focusing on a number of allegations of misuse of state funds in the management of the residence, for the personal gain of the Netanyahu family.
If elected, physicist Vladimir Herczberg says he would expel anyone who thinks Israel is occupying Palestinian land, including Zehava Gal-On and Tzipi Livni.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who appointed Mandelblit as his cabinet secretary in 2013, said at the meeting that he was a “very worthy candidate.”
By HERB KEINON,YONAH JEREMY BOB
PM rejects criticism that he singled out minority.
Netanyahu said he appreciated those in the Israeli Arab public who spoke out against the attack, serve in the IDF.
Between the election in which he prevailed for a fourth term and the Iran deal, the prime minister has had his hands full this year.
WSJ report also concluded Boehner, not Dermer, initiated PM’s controversial address to Congress.
The suspects – who include the groom – will be kept in custody until Thursday morning, in order to allow police to appeal the decision.
By BEN HARTMAN
PM makes comment following death of victim of terror attack who was stabbed at the site three weeks ago.
Despite promises not to spy on friendly world leaders, Obama reportedly continued to monitor Netanyahu on the grounds it served a "compelling national security purpose."
“There is a huge difference between the healthy approach of Israeli society and Israeli democracy that rejects terrorism and acts against it, and the PA that unfortunately encourages it."
Swaraj's appointment as foreign minister in 2014 was welcomed in Jerusalem, since she served from 2006 to 2009 as chairwoman of the Indo-Israeli Parliamentary Friendship Group.
PM repeats what he has been saying for the last three months of Palestinian terrorism.
Netanyahu has a flawed assessment of reality and cautiously avoids momentous decisions at every turn
By ASHER SUSSER
While Benjamin Netanyahu has preempted any serious challenge to his leadership, in the long-term Gideon Sa’ar could pose a threat and Yair Lapid is also surging in the polls.
By LESLIE SUSSER
"There is currently a struggle between the forces of good and the forces of evil," PM tells CyberTech event.
Unless there is an appropriate response to each Iranian violation of its deal with the six world powers “Iran will surmise that it can continue to develop nukes."
By LAHAV HARKOV,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Yossi Cohen believes Iran remains Israel’s No. 1 challenge and will be charged with building ties with Tehran’s Arab foes.
Hairdressers are psychologists minus a university degree, who listen attentively and occasionally dispense advice. Some are even more than that.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
At the farewell ceremony, Netanyahu, Rivlin and Peres each underscored Pardo’s long service to the state, which he always made a priority over his own ego.
Obama visited the Islamic Society of Baltimore, a mosque with longstanding ties to the Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
It’s time to take a moment and reflect on this complex Israeli consensus, and to calibrate diplomacy accordingly.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Double standards are the norm in today’s Israel, fueled by a paranoid Netanyahu who sees anybody who disagrees with him as a deadly enemy.
By JEFF BARAK
If only Israel had a prime minister committed to democracy rather than to his own political survival, things would look different. But we don’t.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
Name a single country, faced with threats comparable to those faced by Israel, with a better record in human rights and compliance with the rule of law. – Prof. Alan Dershowitz
By MARTIN SHERMAN
Almost everyone present had experienced some kind of personal connection with Lady J, which was the affectionate sobriquet by which she was known.
A popular definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. May I suggest that it’s time to try something different.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
When the nuclear sanctions achieved their goal of bringing the Iranians to the table to negotiate away their nuclear weapons, Netanyahu was the first and loudest to object.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
The truth is that these “clowning antics” have plagued the Knesset for years. MKs have yelled, insulted, cursed and thrown water at each other – all in the halls of the Knesset.
By DANIEL TAUBER
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu apparently had no qualms about handing the Interior Ministry back to Arye Deri, a convicted felon who went to prison for bribery and corruption.
If closing some offices abroad is unavoidable, it would be much more prudent to close embassies elsewhere, even in Sweden, Norway or Ireland whose governments have been viciously anti-Israel.
By DANNY AYALON