'Immediate death' facing Palestinian hunger-striker on 74th day
Jewish woman stabbed in suspected terror attack in Rahat
Thousands of Palestinians turn out for terrorists' funerals in West Bank
Hotovely: IDF, Shin Bet wrong to say Palestinian terror caused by despair
Concert Review: ADRIAN BELEW POWER TRIO
Skin cream, laser treatment and hummus in Tel Aviv
Netanyahu instructs A-G to look into Balad MKs’ meeting with terrorists’ families
Security establishment furious with minister after making Egypt-Israel cooperation public
'Netanyahu inciting against us,' Arab MKs say after visiting terrorists' kin
Israel threatens to revoke press credentials from 'negligent' journalists
While Brazil rejects Israeli envoy, it inaugurates Palestinian embassy
Veteran Israeli actor Ya’ackov (Yankele) Ben Sira dies at 88
Elegant and opulent
Fed Cup Tennis: Israel storms back, sweeps Estonia to stay in contention
Soccer: Flailing Maccabi Netanya hopes shake-up helps
Tennis: Israel slips to open Eilat Fed Cup event
Jerusalem’s embarrassing Eurocup campaign continues
Brazil Hillel feigns closure in bizarre marketing stunt
Jewish group urges dismissal of Croatian minister over World War 2 views
WATCH: Funny Jews Amy Schumer and Seth Rogen star in Super Bowl ad
From Groucho Marx to Seinfeld, Jews dominate list of most influential comedy
Steinitz: 'Egypt floods Hamas tunnels, in part due to Israel's request'
Fearing a full government siege of Aleppo, Syrian refugees wait and worry on Turkish border
Iran's crude oil sales to Europe surpass 300,000 barrels post-sanctions
Thousands of Syrians mass on Turkish border as Russian jets pound Aleppo
Trudeau: Canada must move 'carefully' in lifting Iran sanctions
Israel's air force still keeps eye on Iran despite nuclear deal
Iran army chief: Missile program a threat to our enemies, Israel should know what that means
Report: Palestinian Authority arrests 5 pro-Iran operatives in West Bank
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
Report: EgyptAir mechanic with ISIS ties planted bomb in Sinai plane crash
ISIS media claims fighters killed in Israeli airstrike in Sinai
Netanyahu: Extremist Islamists, ISIS and Iran using technology to take the world backward
Israel Railways is going electric
Global Agenda: What isn't clear?
Nestle seeks to buy Osem, delist it from TASE
Israeli start-up aims to revolutionize mobile-based charitable giving
6 infants in Israel die from crib death within 4 days
Israelis should avoid travel to Zika-affected areas
Israel to become official member of UN Committee on Space Affairs
First US Zika virus transmission reported, attributed to sex
On the streets of Haifa, anger and fear mar a sunny exterior
Health, Environment ministers try to calm Haifa pollution fears
Zcash saves the world, Geek PicNic goes to Jerusalem and AOL innovates
'Israel to invest to track potential terrorists on social media'
Flug: Allowing foreign workers in keeps construction methods 'ancient'
The race to the White House: The Mideast view
Poll: Sanders and Clinton in dead heat
Bernie Sanders to appear on 'Saturday Night Live' with Larry David, Times reports
Sanders supporters banned from Tinder after campaigning on dating app
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 5, 2016
Grapevine: A Jewish melting pot
Grapevine: The King David, popular as ever
This Week in 60 Seconds: Terror at the gates of Jerusalem
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
What’s a podcast and how do I get it?
Taxicab Diplomacy: Obama vs. Trump
An intractable conflict with no solution?
Artist confronts France’s embrace of Iran’s genocidal regime
The real story in Iowa: Elections are more exciting than snow
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
‘I don’t call them works of art, I call them stories’
Arrivals: Go with the flow
Hassidism: Democratizing the mystical experience
Wrestling with humanity
Monday mingling in Jerusalem – at Shaon Horef
This week in Jerusalem
Speaking with Yeshiva University's Richard Joel
Yeshiva University tackles the modern questions
In Beit Shemesh, more than just a children’s library
Made in Israel: The little sensor that could
Technology: Opening doors for seniors
A groovy cut in time
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: לֹא פַּעַם, בַּקַיִץ
F-35 מְטוֹס הַקְרָב
חָדָש בִּנְמַל הַתְעוּפָה בֶּן-גוּרְיוֹן
Today in History: James Michener’s visit to the Holy Land
Nazareth to host central 'World Day of the Sick' event
Today in History: Abba Eban, Israel's ‘one-man PR machine’
‘So I went to Prat’
Walk on the wild side
The Truth About Israel's National Security
How Dan met Claudia
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Planting Trees for Ezra Schwartz
KKL-JNF Christmas Tree Distribution in Full Swing
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
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
Arava Open Day 2016
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.06.2016 | 27 Shevat, 5776
Second arrest of ultra-Orthodox Jews from Mea Shearim in two days.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
One Arab woman was lightly wounded during the Saturday attack and an Arab man was arrested.
Although starting out with ten employees, the company wants to expand to 50 members of staff in the Jerusalem office within the year.
By JEREMY SHARON
This gift doesn’t differentiate between religion, race or nationality, says Kahlon
By NIV ELIS
“To me this is the ultimate solution. It combines Torah life with work and family perfectly,” says one of the stock traders.
Some Hasdic and haredi Orthodox newspapers have a policy of not publishing photos of women.
The people supposed to be dressed as haredi Jews (but more like Abraham Lincoln) are shown smashing an al-Aksa mosque model before being pretend-stabbed and shot.
Department of Education responds following letter writing campaign of the YAFFED organization that complained about the the poor quality and scant amount of secular education at the yeshivas.
By SAM SOKOL
Fifty-three percent of haredim reported having few, if any, conversations with Jews from segments of society outside their own.
By MATTHEW AXEL
Parents affected by the ban have responded by defending the Belz rabbinical decree saying it was part of their choice when deciding to live in the Belz community.
By JERRY LEWIS
Rabbi Yakov Horowitz, the founder of Project YES, speaks about the improvements made in reporting abuse in the haredi community and the challenges that remain.
Things have been progressing from short cease-fires to open war between the neighborhood’s ultra-Orthodox residents, and the secular and pluralistic residents.
By PEGGY CIDOR
A decidedly unconventional hassidic woman lets Jerusalemites in on a slice of her life, and what has made her an icon in her Belz community and the world of haredi cinema
A tavern turns to crowdfunding to reopen as an alternative haredi community space and micro-pub.
By GAVRIEL FISKE
The ultra-Orthodox city councillors are opposing the new Sportek in Ramot on modesty grounds, and in response, the mayor has delayed a decision on building new haredi kindergartens.
Readers respond to the latest 'In Jerusalem' articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
A gallery in the haredi neighborhood of Mekor Baruch is experiencing a revival.
Beliba Homa helps Haredi men overcome challenges as a lack of basic knowledge of math and English while pursuing a university education and maintaining their lifestyle by pairing them with students.
Rabbi Ovadia Yosef’s son Moshe and his wife, Yehudit, are encountering many obstacles in their plan to turn a historic building in Beit Hakerem into their new home.
The ultra-Orthodox community could be Israel’s next big growth engine, if only the state
would embark on a path of compromise, not coercion, argues Prof. Yedidia Stern.
Grand rabbi of anti-Zionist, hassidic dynasty instructs youth not to present at IDF recruiting office for recruitment.
A spokesperson for Bennett says there is no agreement yet to advance a government bill.
Israel Democracy Institute says govt should focus on increasing quality of haredi employment as well as rate of employment to increase haredi productivity for Israeli economy.
Radical haredi protestors claim that those who enlist are “professional missionaries with a haredi appearance who sold their souls to Satan for a little bit of money."
The four-month-old baby suffered severe brain damage allegedly as the result of being shaken by a care giver.
Couple caught with over two pounds of marijuana.
Bar-Shalom speaks at roundtable discussion held at Israel Democracy Institute regarding the status of haredi women in the 21st century in the haredi community and in broader Israeli society.
Among the steps that will be taken to increase haredi employment in civil service will be a campaign to increase exposure of haredi community to employment possibilities in public service.
The prime minister discussed the Saturday terror attack in Ra'anana and plans to integrate more haredim into the civil service.
By HERB KEINON,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Five years ago, Simhon wrote an article for The Marker financial paper entitled “a family with eight children is a sin.”
haredi enlistment law passed by the government will have a positive impact on efforts to increase the numbers of ultra-Orthodox men enlisting in the IDF.
Anti-discrimination activist denounces Bennett and Deri for failing to act
The employment rate among haredi men has risen steadily, but slowly.
The new law was voted in by a count of 49 in favor and 36 opposed.
By ARIK BENDER,JEREMY SHARON,LAHAV HARKOV
Rabbinic leader of Jerusalem Faction says amendment would 'restrict and limit the fulfillment of the Torah, God forbid, through targets and similar things and with various blandishments."
Should enlistment quotas after 2020 not be met, then some economic sanctions would apply to yeshivas, but will be determined by the prime minister, defense minister, and finance minister.
High Court of Justice has struck down such payments twice in recent years
Opposition MKs say shooting rock-throwers will only spark further escalation; Herzog calls for negotiations with Palestinians.
By LAHAV HARKOV
United Torah Judaism MK Moshe Gafni offers words of praise at Bnei Brak parade for
farmers who kept ‘shmita’ year.
Man charged with one count of attacking a public official, one count of insulting a public official, and one count of interfering with a police officer while carrying out his duties.
The school, run by principal Avi Lipman, is now in its sixth year and is intended for pupils who have not flourished in mainstream educational frameworks as well as those with mild learning difficulties, such as dyslexia and attention deficit disorder.
One Haredi figure said, "We expected the prime minister of Israel, who represents the Jewish State, to behave with more statesmanship and not to eat publicly in such a restaurant"
By JPOST.COM STAFF
There is no reason to believe that the haredi rabbinic and political leadership is any more inclined now to stop preaching the gospel of segregation between haredi and non-haredi society.
"Yesh Atid has not accomplished anything on the economy or on security," Litzman said. "Their only victory is the High Court decision about me."
By GIL HOFFMAN
Yishai Schlissel also indicted on six counts of attempted murder for July rampage.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
For the last two decades it has been claimed by the hassidic sector that the ratio was 60:40 in its favor and this claim has underpinned the division of the political spoils in Knesset.
The Education Ministry intervened following legal objections by the Noar K’halacha anti-discrimination NGO and forced the school to annul the registrations and re-open the application process.
“This video represents a call to violence and incitement against an entire community in the country," Zionist Union legislator writes to AG and to the police.
One haredi school disinvited the president to speak after his support of the LGBTQ community.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Demonstrators throw rocks at police during simultaneous protests in separate ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods
The phenomenon has also come to the town of Beit Shemesh, where, in addition to many haredim and traditional Israelis, there lives a vibrant, Zionistic immigrant population.
By SHOSHANNA KEATS-JASKOLL
Rivlin was scheduled to join a class on Sunday on unconditional love at the Talmud Torah Kehilat Yaakov but was disinvited following his recent outspoken support of the gay and lesbian community.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,JEREMY SHARON
Yes Planet has built the new complex on the major Hebron Road thoroughfare outside the Abu Tor neighborhood in south Jerusalem, and is facing backlash by Haredi organizations.
Minister of the Economy and Shas chairman Aryeh Deri says he hopes the study will encourage employers to hire haredi employees and help overcome prejudices.
Booklet also contains names, photos and contact details of senior figures in the haredi community who promote enlistment.
Under the current terms of the law restaurants with objections to aspects of the rabbinate’s kashrut supervision may join the Hashgacha Pratit association, which provides independent Orthodox kashrut supervision.
Ein Hemed Campus and Darkei Torah Yeshiva have started small enterprise maintaining websites for small businesses.
Yahad party leader attributes failure to cross threshold in March election to behavior of his nemesis and successor as Shas leader.
Israeli households have trouble covering expenditures, Taub Center study reveals.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Demographic processes restructuring the shape of Israeli society, president says at Herzliya Conference.
Israel’s ambassador to Washington calls haredi integration "a huge opportunity", "an untapped potential."
Government set targets for the interim years before full implementation is set to take effect for the military enlistment year of June 2014 to June 2015.
New report outlines policy measures to improve Israeli society.
MK's Ayelet Shaked, Gila Gamliel, and Miri Regev cropped out of Haredi paper front-page due to modesty concerns.
Chief rabbinate declares young woman not eligible to marry since she was considered to be non-Jewish.
Survey conducted by Smith Polling Institute finds that 52% of respondents say deal with UTJ included too many concessions.
As minority Arab and haredi communities continue to grow, President Reuven Rivlin believes these two sectors will constitute Israel's future majority population.
Deal explicitly restores to UTJ the total legislative veto on all matters of religion and state that it has enjoyed during previous governments that it has been partner to.
Yair Lapid accuses Likud of ‘moral bankruptcy’ over coalition deal with haredi United Torah Judaism party.
Yated Neeman denounces haredi participation in Remembrance Day events.
Aside from an imported view toward working, the very fact that many haredi Olim speak English helps them in the high-tech world.
The order was given after the NGO, the Movement for the Quality of Government in Israel, told the High Court that the state was delaying, fudging numbers and interpreting selective statistics.
Over 100 people were injured during the overcrowded funeral procession for revered Rabbi Shmuel Halevi Wosner.
By BEN HARTMAN,JEREMY SHARON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Considered one of the most revered rabbinical sages of his time, Wosner passed away late Friday at the age of 101.
There are growing signs that younger ultra-Orthodox are no longer prepared to live behind the defensive barricades erected by rabbinic leaders
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
The rationale behind religious extremism
By SHLOMO FISCHER
More and more victims and communal organizations are lifting the veil of silence over the issue of sexual abuse in religious communities, but are they loud enough to stop the sexual predators?
By ORIT ARFA
How Alei Siach has led a sea change in public attitudes toward autism.
By ASAF FINKELSTEIN,YOAV SCHWARTZ
Are the traditional symbols of patriotic sentiment too goyish?
By MATI WAGNER
What should you do when your haredi son won’t celebrate Yom Ha’atzma’ut?
By THREE LADIES, THREE LATTES
Mesila, an NGO inspired by the Sages, applies ancient solutions to modern problems.
By RACHEL MYERSON
Diplomatic correspondent Herb Keinon tells us what to expect with the recently-formed new government.
The JPost Frontlines Podcast speaks to IsraAid founder and director Shachar Zahavi about what Israel is doing to help the impoverished country recover from this disaster.
As Israeli transitions from Remembrance Day to Independence Day, Editorial Page Editor Mati Wagner reflects on issues raised by these two days in a fractured society.
Journalist Amnon Levy's new show attempts to give light to personal stories.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
The good news for Israel and its future is that during this past week, 12 haredi boys, students of the Derech Chaim yeshiva, began their service in the Israel Defense Forces.
By DOV LIPMAN
It is clear that the Israeli economy is and has been performing commendably. However, when the focus shifts to poverty statistics, a different, more troubling picture emerges.
By ALEX BENEDYK,ROBERT M. SAUER
Like the possible coming of the Messiah, religious tolerance in Israel and particularly its capital is still awaited, but not necessarily patiently.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Academics have branded the haredim as abusers of social norms and accuse them of entering a state of “voluntary poverty”.
By JULIE KROUB
Rather than demand integration, the state should adapt.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Rabbi Riskin has been an innovator and inspirational leader.
Thousands of couples are presently unable to divorce due to an unhealthy marriage of politics and religion.
Readers respond to the latest 'Jerusalem Post' articles.
After his election victory, Netanyahu outraged most of the country, including his own colleagues, by initially singling out the haredim and capitulating to all their demands.
By ISI LEIBLER
By JEFF BARAK