05.26.2016 | 18 Iyar, 5776
Report: Abbas to arrive in Cairo days after Israeli delegation departs
UN official calls on Hamas to halt public executions
IAF strikes Hamas targets after rockets launched into Israel
No resolution in sight on regulation of Beduin settlement
NGO asks High Court to unlock some of nuclear agency's secrecy
Disappointing denouement for Mac TA
Jerusalem, Hap Tel Aviv resume captivating quarterfinal
Knesset panel once again erupts into war over ‘NGO bill’
US says Israel's rightist coalition 'raises legitimate questions'
Will Liberman be a settlement builder or right-wing scapegoat?
Palestine Literature Festival highlights local and international writers
Taking it all off
HaClique’s music is still alive and kicking
Dining: East meets West in the North Market
SINAI SAYS: Beersheba’s title a testament to resilience of owner Alona Barkat
Maccabi Haifa lifts first title in five years
Candidly Speaking: I stand by my critique of ADL’s Jonathan Greenblatt
Time for a strong, genuine and united opposition
Face to face
Iran has limited, indirect access to US dollars, Treasury official says
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Iran to renew financial support for Islamic Jihad after two-year hiatus
Satellite images purport to show ISIS attack on Russian air base in Syria
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
Too hot for Tehran: Glam couple flee Iran after model photos deemed 'un-Islamic'
Escape to victory: 'Anti-Iranian occupation' team wins soccer cup
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
'Increase in aliya among youth and academic professionals'
WATCH: Brussels Jewish museum commemorates shooting victims
New York county passes BDS law
Rome mayoral candidate promises to name street after fascist politician
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Kicking off wedding season with money tips for newlyweds
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Rx for Readers: Stresses over sleep lines
Litzman blasts Palestinian ‘political attack’ on Israel at WHO’s yearly assembly
Health Ministry faulted for hands-off policy
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Sanders picks critics of Israel, BDS backer to write Democratic platform
UK's Cameron says ready to meet Trump, pans 'very dangerous' Muslim remarks
Sanders wants Dem platform to better reflect Palestinian aspirations
Tradition Today: Counting the days
Parshat Bechukotai: The Source of Hope
Bob Dylan’s forgotten pro-Israel song, revisited
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Briefing: Eurovision and Europe’s vision for peace
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
Whose land is it?
A Jew in ancient Rome
The Russian Underground
SpaceIL: To the moon!
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
Pavements for pedestrians? Not in Jerusalem
Inside Gilo: Who pays for that?
This week in Jerusalem
Here and now at the Israel Festival
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
Walking the food trail in Haifa
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Digging with the Bible
Sanctifying God in the Rhineland massacres
‘Christians are children of the Holy Land; now is the time to integrate’
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Canadian University Students Visit Israel with JNF Canada
New Kindergartens, Youth Center for Kiryat Malachi
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Ancient Approaches to Modern Exile
Interviewing a friend
Enough With the Ghosting - Have a Real Break Up!
Residents of northern town of Ar'ara allegedly assisted Nashat Milhem by hiding him, supplying food for three days.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
52% afraid to hire Arab employees.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Citizens for the Environment said in a statement that they were glad about the "victory" after what they called a public struggle in the Haifa Bay area.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Report shows serious advances, yet Haifa ammonia factory’s promised relocation in dispute.
Environmental Ministry official: Government has maintained complete transparency.
Among his discoveries important to agriculture includes his work on fungi at the Dead Sea, which has a potential for a revolution in growing plants in a salty environment.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
In a televised address, Nasrallah said that "Israelis fear that if we attack the Ammonia plant in Haifa, we could kill 800,000 residents."
Haifa has a number of “hot spots” where rates of cancer, asthma and abnormalities in babies are higher than average.
University of Haifa’s Portnov: I’m not trying to hide anything, but the report isn’t finished.
Emergency city council meeting held to address disturbing report on birth defects.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN,JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
An effort is now underway to upgrade the existing system in cooperation with the Environmental Protection Ministry.
Ministry officials gathered in the northern coastal city to present the first quarterly report of the National Action Plan for the Haifa Bay Area.
By SHARON UDASIN
Impairment in Alzheimer’s identified; start-up to research drugs to delay onset of disease.
The company is developing a technology to help doctors and radiologists diagnose diseases in images.
By NIV ELIS
The port says it has been working furiously to boost efficiency, and reached an internal productivity record last month.
Gabbay: Haifa Bay residents have the right to breathe clean air.
At the moment, the Municipal Association monitoring stations examine the presence of 22 pollutants, 17 of which appear on the Clean Air Law's list of 27 contaminants, the city said.
Move comes following pressure from Environmental Protection Ministry.
Israeli intensive care doctor flies to the Ukraine on a rented jet to stabilize the policewoman’s condition and bring her to Israel.
Ministry publishes main principles of plan after environment ministers met over the weekend with city's mayor, members of task force appointed 2 weeks ago for formulating such a program.
Over a 10-year period, about 780 of the 4,860 cancer cases found in the region likely resulted from air pollution.
Intel has opened a dedicated lab to focus on the "Internet of Things" in Haifa, which will focus on smart cities, smart homes, smart agriculture and smart transportation.
The baby was born in the center of the country with outer genitals that do not have the typical appearance of either a boy or a girl.
Mayor Yona Yahav orders special bus to shuttle activists from Haifa to Jerusalem to protest in capital's municipal plaza on Sunday.
Israeli businessman hopes to ship goods through Jordan to Arab world.
By LINDA GRADSTEIN/THE MEDIA LINE
Ministry alleges that site has been unloading goods illegally and thereby violating law.
"The world does not know that we here in Haifa have been living in peace for over a hundred years, I really want the whole world to know and learn this magic of peace that we live daily in the city."
Les débats qui font rage sur l’origine du nombre élevé de cancers dans la ville très polluée qu’est Haïfa n’ont pas fini de déchaîner les passions
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Thirty-seven injured people remained hospitalized after Thursday's crash in the Carmel Tunnels.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Last Monday, law enforcement held a hearing with the construction site developers over the allegations and ordered the site closed for 21 days due to the harboring of illegal workers.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Government representatives said it is too early to tell if there is correlation between pollution and health problems in Haifa - everyone else criticized them for not doing enough over the years.
10-year-old boy saved after his father's truck rolls over and lands on a bridge at the roadside at Somech Junction in the North.
U. of Haifa: Women exposed to petrochemical pollution have babies with smaller heads.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH,MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Gennady Galkin was bombarded with questions about the night he allegedly stabbed 25-year-old Technion student Edward Rothberg to death.
Police track down suspect living under a false identity after fleeing the country.
By BEN HARTMAN
At a cost of NIS 8 million, the city of Haifa is teaming up with Oregon-based Dreamland Skateparks to build the 1,600-meter skaters paradise in Haifa's ever-expanding Hecht Park.
“This is only the first stage in the general prohibition of truck movement and parking in Haifa, and an additional step in creating a greener Haifa," says Haifa mayor.
Director Elad Keidan talks to the ‘Post’ about his award-winning film that follows two men wandering up and down staircases in Haifa.
By HANNAH BROWN
In Israel's third-largest city, streets have been decorated with decorations and bright lights to proudly demonstrate a harmonious relationship between monolithic religions of the area.
Despite a dismal start to the season, Maccabi’s third straight win moves it up to sixth place in the standings, only four points back of fourth.
By ALLON SINAI
Haifa failed to find the back of the net in seven of its first 10 matches of the campaign and its performance on Monday was anything but impressive.
"Wait and see. And they are not necessarily in the direction you think,” PM says of moves at Jpost Diplomatic Conference.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
"Most of us feel much more comfortable to 'talk' about sensitive subjects through writing and not by talking,” says head of Haifa and northern district crisis center.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
After five matches without a win or a goal, Haifa finally got off the mark with a 2-0 victory over Hapoel Ra’anana.
The legendary documentary filmmaker talks about his films, his connection to Haifa and anti-Semitism in France
New movies and top guests will delight moviegoers at Haifa Film Festival
The festival will take place from September 26 to October 5 at the Haifa Cinematheque.
Jim Bennett was born in the United States in 1941 and came to Israel looking to volunteer on a Kibbutz with his wife Myrna in 1967
By JPOST.COM STAFF
he 31st Haifa International Film Festival will take place this year from September 26 to October 5.
The Acre Festival of Alternative Israeli Theater abounds with plays, productions and a plethora of special performances.
By HELEN KAYE
The latest exhibit at the Hermann Struk Museum in Haifa examines the relationship between Israeli art and three generations of German Jewish artists.
By ARIEL HENDELMAN
MK Avigdor Liberman called on Haifa Mayor to resign his position following the municipality's controversial decision.
Suspects are being held for questioning and are scheduled for arraignment on Friday morning.
Season will officially come to a close Monday night when champion Maccabi Tel Aviv welcomes Maccabi Petah Tikva.
Israel Chemicals and Histadrut labor federation end 115-day dispute on layoffs.
Three days after its humbling loss in Game 1, Maccabi Haifa beat Hapoel Eilat 76-68 at Romema Arena on Wednesday night to tie the best-of-five BSL quarterfinal series at 1-1.
There is an estimated 40 billion dollars invested in grants annually by the Chinese government.
A 65 year old woman and two 25-year-old men were the unfortunate victims of car fatalities Monday morning.
Maccabi Tel Aviv midfielder Eran Zahavi gave his team the lead against Maccabi Haifa at Sammy Ofer Stadium, but Eyal Meshumar’s side bounced back to draw 1-1.
With the help of a citizen, police were able to reach the youth before tragedy struck.
Business is picking up at the Israel Shipyards despite growing tensions between Israel and the Palestinians.
According to investigators, a motorcyclist driving along Hamaginim Boulevard in Haifa pulled up alongside a vehicle carrying three people and opened fire.
Haifa mayor withdraws factory closure orders, but demands answers.
Atlit residents blockade Carmel Resins site, demanding factory closure.
Over 10 years about 780 of the 4,860 cancer cases - including lung and bladder cancer - found in the region likely resulted from air pollution exposure
Letter from head of public health disease prevention says that 16% of cancer cases in northern port city come as a result of air pollution in the area.
By AMIT TOMER
The research is being led by University of Haifa professors and involves the participation of 20 research teams from nine different institutions – including Harvard University.
Explosion was originally believed to have been an accident.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
A 16-year-old boy was also treated for shock.
The petition was filed against a change made to Haifa University’s bylaws around four years ago which allowed the university president to ban public demonstrations on campus for an indefinite period.
Security guards at Haifa hospital catch man who had been impersonating a medical intern and seeing patients for an unknown period of time.
Both teams were ultimately disappointed with the single point, which left Hapoel only four points above the relegation zone, with Maccabi Haifa just two points further in front.
Three-dimensional printing, called stratification by professionals in the field, is often called the “Third Industrial Revolution.”
Ra’anana claimed its second straight win after beating Hapoel Beersheba last week, and climbed up to seventh place.
Two of the Israel Football League’s top, and original, teams met in a game dominated by defenses and running games, with the Tel Aviv Pioneers prevailing 14-6 over the Haifa Underdogs in overtime.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
New exhibit: The New Bezalel
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Haifa Port won first place
Acre chef Alaa Musa traded the peaceful Stockholm streets for the crazy Middle East, hoping to infuse his port city’s cuisine with European style to feed both Arabs and Jews.
By SIMA BORKOVSKI
When people think of Zichron, they usually picture the quaint pedestrian walkway that was built in the town’s heyday in the 1990s. Luckily, the area is once again picking up speed.
By MEITAL SHARABI
Haifa Street Food Tours gives you much more than a taste of Israel.
By MIRIAM KRESH
An activist is trying to compel the powers that be to address Haifa’s ongoing industrial pollution – and rehabilitate the city.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
A catch-up from around the country.
By COMPILED BY NATHAN WISE
Bonds are strong among those immigrants housed in Haifa’s Mahaneh David in the 1960s.
Celebrating Moriah Congregation in Haifa, Israel's first Conservative synagogue.
Weekly round-up of local news around the country.
By COMPILED BY TAMARA ZIEVE
Tel Aviv, Haifa and Jerusalem show off the best of the suds.
After a 60-year decline, Haifa is on its way up.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
A roundup of local stories from across the country.
A round up of local stories.
Israel urgently needs a strategic plan to maintain the technological advantage over nations dedicated to wiping out the Jewish state.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Ness Ziona Mayor Yossi Shvo could well provide a breakthrough that will lead to the resumption of peace negotiations.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews flood to Haifa as Rabbi Yaakov Hager, the new Seret-Vizhnitzer Rebbe presides over his first tish.
The argument over the cause of high cancer rates in polluted Haifa continues.
The Children’s Theater Festival is a delight for all ages.
By BARRY DAVIS
The snowball started to roll with the sensationalist hyping of the partial results of an incomplete study by Channel 2.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
In my last statement in the House of Commons, I called for the release of four courageous prisoners of conscience, as well as the persecuted leadership of the Baha’i religious community in Iran.
By IRWIN COTLER
In the past week there were two news items which dealt with ministerial attempts to curtail the activities of two Arab theaters.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
A tribute to former Hadassah and JNF president Ruth Popkin.
By RUSSELL F. ROBINSON