07.23.2016 | 17 Tammuz, 5776
Netanyahu phones Abbas, offers condolences on brother’s death
How can Israeli air defense systems counter the drone threat?
'Palestinians, Sudan working to restrain Israeli breakthrough in Africa'
B’Tselem: 63% of casualties in 2014 war were civilians
Netanyahu meets European Parliament faction head
Brian Jonestown Massacre heading back to TA
Joss Stone’s ‘Total World Tour’ lands in Tel Aviv
Transportation Ministry, Jerusalem Municipality defend German Colony light-rail extension
FM official visits Chad as Israel seeks to establish ties with majority Muslim states
Israel, Palestinian Authority in African diplomatic battle
Life in the West Bank’s capital of ‘martyrs’
James Caan believes Trump makes the US an offer it can’t refuse
Lee Memphis King gets all shook up
Films and fanfare on the small screen
Kenyan-born runner going the distance for Israel at the Olympics
Israeli triathlete Darmon rolls into Rio for 1st Olympics
Haifa hopes to turn things around in Estonia
Sinai Says: Jumping through hoops to explain perplexing gymnastics coaching decision
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
Kahlon says Israel has a real estate bubble, and it will burst
Israel Chemicals denies reports it plans to de-list from TASE
Israeli doctors save young boy from flesh-eating bacteria
School nurses announce intention to strike
Two Knesset panels push to boost women’s roles in academia
Health groups blast gov’t plan to boost public medicine
For the love of crows
Steinitz slams delays in natural gas deal for causing ‘billions in damages’
Looking to relax by the sea? Steer clear of Israel’s most crowded beaches
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Tunnel vision
Much more than terrorism
America, Turkey and a misguided foreign policy
De-Judaization and Palestine at UNESCO
Munich gunman fixated on mass killing, had no Islamist ties
80 dead, 200 wounded in bloody Kabul attack claimed by ISIS
Erdogan vows Turkish military shake-up as emergency rule takes hold
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Landau: Secret Iran documents underline a ‘very serious’ problem
White House on defensive as Iran says ambitious nuclear plan a 'matter of pride'
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Hungary's Tokaj wine region revives Jewish heritage
Munich Jewish community leader: We will not be intimidated by terror
Lauder to Polish officials: Apologize for doubting role in pogroms
US rabbis raise $3.5m. in campaign to ‘save’ French olim from secular lifestyle
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Israel's high-tech raises record $1.7b in second quarter
Leaked Democratic email indicates potential effort to smear Sanders as atheist
Hillary Clinton picks Virginia Senator Tim Kaine for VP
On Trump, Jewish voters not taking the bait
Trump rejects historic parallel of 'America First' slogan
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
Grapevine: Mount of Olives music
This week in 60 seconds: Erdogan dodges coup, but Kerry fails to dodge door
It takes a village
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Guinea Pigs Don’t Like Sharing Food
A Chalkboard Sign Spotted In Brooklyn, New York, Mocks Europe After Brexit
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
A Jewish view on ‘Nature Deficit Disorder'
A call for historical accuracy
The debatable laugh
Images of Jerusalem past
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
From ghost town to a valley of giants
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
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
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
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
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
Between April and June, the ministry gave itself a pat on the back for making efforts to cut emissions from factories and vehicles.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Prof. Lital Keinan-Boker of the University of Haifa said the combined technique has “real potential to alleviate fears of patients and improve the results of the operation.
By JUDY SIEGEL
Fears spiked even more in February when Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah threatened to target the site with rockets and cause mass destruction in the region.
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.
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
Enjoy Jyoti’s home cooking
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
Amid operations to remove old pipelines, a maintenance ship rammed into one of the pipes and burst it open.
Announcement on two new stations comes amid a rising debt for the Israel Electric Corporation and the search for alternative electricity production.
According to the findings of the report on personal security, men felt more secure than women across all age groups.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
“There have been 10 years of quiet in the north... This is first and foremost thanks to all the IDF soldiers who fought in the Second Lebanon War and the time has come to thank them.”
By BEN HARTMAN
Gennady Galkin was extradited to Israel from Germany in January after he fled Israel for 18 years.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
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.
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.
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.
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
New exhibit: The New Bezalel
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Haifa Port won first place
Coastal and port cities have always attracted tourism, and this is certainly the case in Israel, too.
By MEITAL SHARABI
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.
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.
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
Israel urgently needs a strategic plan to maintain the technological advantage over nations dedicated to wiping out the Jewish state.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
There is a popular belief in Israel that everything is influenced by politics.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Ness Ziona Mayor Yossi Shvo could well provide a breakthrough that will lead to the resumption of peace negotiations.
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