Court gives former Bat Yam mayor Lahiani 8 months jail time on state appeal
Former Meretz education minister Sarid 'disgusted' by prospect of Bennett's appointment
Bennett gives up on Foreign Ministry for Education portfolio
'EU concerned over Likud proposals to weaken Israel's judiciary'
Universality shown in visual search by fish and humans
Voice of the people
Avoid preventable accidents during festivities
Israel Academy of Sciences UK’s Royal Society sign agreement for exchange program
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
Most Israeli recipes
Out & About: top 10 things to do
The weird and wonderful world of Aya Ben-Ron
He’s a believer
Shahar Pe’er pulls out tight win in Turkey
Deadlock does Beitar and Beersheba little good
Greens boost BSL playoff hopes with win against Nahariya
Shalva tees off in Caesarea
Video: Police filmed beating IDF soldier
‘There was uncertainty, there was a lot of chaos, and there was fear’
Major US military law experts: IDF ‘contentious’ targeting complies with int’l law
Israel and Hamas engaged in indirect talks, senior Hamas official says
Estimates: No Israeli involvement in alleged overnight Syria strike
Report: Israel strikes Hezbollah, pro-Assad targets in Syria
IAF kills 4 terrorists who crossed into Israel from Syria and planted bombs
European Jewish Congress gives Kiev Jews $100,000 for security
Anti-Semitism rising again, Jewish leader warns 70 years after death camp's liberation
Frankfurt butchers convicted in kosher meat fraud
British council candidate says she will never support 'the Jew' Ed Miliband for PM
Senior Russian rabbi: Putin ouster would endanger Jews
Iran Revolutionary Guard chief: Saudi Arabia following in footsteps of Israel
Report: Iran bans magazine for encouraging cohabitation out of wedlock
George W. Bush reportedly slams Obama's Mideast policies in closed-door meeting
Hamas claims victory as Islamist affiliate beats out Fatah rival in campus election
Analysis: A new redline on Iran?
Letters to the editor - April 27
The Holocaust did not end at liberation
Reality Check: The irony of Lord Janner’s escape from trial
Terra incognita: The myth and madness of the ‘white tribe’
A defining moment for Europe
Listening for Tamar’s scream
The Begin phenomenon
Book Review: Anywhere but Zion
Book Review: Russian compound interest
Hot off the Arab press
Catching the wave
The Armenian imperative
Take a walk
A culture of survivors
Grapevine: Coalition against pollution
Egypt’s fight against terror
Saving Democracy from Itself
The sorry state of Yemen
The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
מִי לָקַח אֶת הַגְבִינָה שֶלִי?
Searching for human rights in the Republic of the Congo
Following the green line
Jerusalemites of note
Holocaust Remembrance Day: What’s in a name?
Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
With full term possible, Netanyahu may outlast Ben-Gurion (and Obama)
Arab sector turnout for recent elections reached 63.5%, polling data shows
Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Armenian Archibishop chides Rivlin for referring to genocide as 'mass killings'
Israelis commemorate 100th anniversary of Armenian Genocide, drawing comparisons to Holocaust
Al-Qaida suspects may have been targeting Vatican, Italian prosecutor says
France detains armed suspect allegedly planning church attack
IN PHOTOS: Ethiopians struggle to come to terms with beheadings of Christians in Libya
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
Expo 2015: Italian Journalists Tour the Arava
President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
PetBNB:An Olah’s Unusual Canine Startup
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Sovev Tel Aviv, Israel’s Largest Biking Event
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
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Mosque preachers sought on Friday to raise worshipers’ awareness to “centrist ideology.”
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The Islamic State claimed Musallam was a Mossad member.
Gantz says terrorism is "the common challenge of the countries of the world."
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Hamas has urged the urged Hezbollah to withdraw its forces from Syria, where they are battling for Syrian President Bashar Assad.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
The extremist group also considers praying or worshiping at graves sites to be idolatry.
By ARIEL COHEN
"I address the Christians mobilized by the Jews and the servants who claimed that the Islamic State and its soldiers seek to kill and slaughter,” the jihadi says to the camera.
The initiative was launched by a Muslim American, Bassel Riche.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Graham says fundamental difference between Christianity and Islam is that Jesus taught peace, love while Mohammed was a warrior who killed innocent people.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Death toll from Friday clashes in Niger's second largest city of Zinder, rise to five.
Seven Egyptian Christians were found shot execution-style on a beach in eastern Libya last February.
According to distributed pamphlets it costs Rupees 2 lakh to convert a Christian and Rupees 5 lakh to convert a Muslim.
By ARIEL COHEN,REUTERS
Local police arrest Muslim convert for second time in days; suspect faces charges of assault, stalking.
"Tomorrow, you Jews will see what will become of you."
By SAM SOKOL
Kantor made his comments as part of the “Let My People Live” conference.
By Mati WAGNER
Earlier in the week, university officials said the weekly chant by Muslim students, known as the adhan, would be amplified from Duke Chapel beginning on Friday.
Alors que l’Etat islamique continue son travail d’endoctrinement des masses arabes, des universitaires viennent désormais lui prêter main-forte
By ZVI MAZEL
If universities are increasingly dominated by an Islamist agenda, and they are where our democracy’s future is trained, what sort of future awaits us?
By NOAH BECK
The time for action by Saudi Arabia and the rest of the Sunni world had arrived.
By NEVILLE TELLER
Tunisia, has become the antithesis of everything that IS stands for, and thus a prime target.
The militant Islamist threat has over the years become too dangerous to be overlooked.
By JAGDISH N SINGH
A seminar at Safra Square discusses the right of non-Muslims to pray on the Temple Mount, which 37% of Jewish Israelis support
By PEGGY CIDOR
The second phase of Tsarnaev's trial is due to begin Tuesday, when the jury that convicted the ethnic Chechen will decide whether to sentence him to death or life in prison.
At MEMRI’s Washington event, McCain says world seeing resurgence in anti-Semitism.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Jewish organizations say that anti-Semitism is distinct from other types of discrimination, should not be conflated with other issues.
Islamist al Shabaab militants threaten to carry out more attacks after slaughter of 150 people at Kenyan university.
"The same happened after the September 11 attacks in 2001," French publisher tells AFP.
Former student, who has a record of travel to Pakistan and allegedly underwent combat training in Libya.
"If they had a sword, they'd cut your head off," protesters shouted. Some carried signs saying "Islam equals Death."
Muslim woman filed lawsuit after she was denied a job at an Abercrombie & Fitch clothing store in 2008 in Oklahoma because she wore a hijab.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott gave an address to the nation about security during which he offered pointed criticism of Islamic leaders and their attitudes toward extremism.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Obama said there was a complicated history between the Middle East and the West and no one should be immune from criticism over specific policies.
A statement after a meeting of military and security officials said they would guard sensitive sites and targets until at least June.
By SAM SOKOL,REUTERS
The media descended on the Norrebro area after the attack that left two dead in the Danish capital.
Hours earlier, video footage emerged of ISIS burning to death a captive Jordanian pilot.
Male imams traditionally lead prayers and Quran teachings but the Women's Mosque of America aims to present an alternative by creating an alternative by creating an all-female space for prayer.
Abdul Jabbar appeared on the NBC network’s political weekly talk show Meet the Press on Sunday.
Japan strongly criticized a recording purporting to announce the execution of a Japanese citizen held by Islamic State militants.
Lutz Bachmann, a 41-year-old convicted burglar, had appeared on the front page of top-selling daily newspaper Bild on Wednesday sporting a Hitler moustache and haircut.
"Regardless of how you view the subjects of individual demonstrations, the right to demonstrate is extremely valuable to us, and this can never be restricted lightly," Merkel spokesman says.
Media reports cited witnesses saying the driver had driven deliberately at the policewoman.
Ranking second on al-Qaida's hit-list, $6.5 million dollar bounty hasn't shaken the reverend: "We're going to try to get them before they get us."
Magazine to print up to 3 million copies of new issue following soaring demand.
Turkish officials say Hayat Boumeddiene arrived at an Istanbul airport on Jan. 2 via Madrid.
State Department spokesman says US condemns attack against Jews in France as "cowardly and anti-Semitic," praising French President Hollande's response.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The clues that the agencies had prior to the terrorists attacks were not assembled into a pattern until after the attacks were launched.
In 2006, it riled Muslims in France and elsewhere after it reprinted 12 cartoons originally published months earlier by Jylland-Posten, a Danish newspaper.
Some 18,000 people, the biggest number so far, turned out in Dresden on Monday but similar rallies in Berlin and the western city of Cologne were heavily outnumbered by counter-protesters.
In most recent attack, police say a Molotov cocktail was thrown at mosque in Uppsala.
Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf states have found common ground in the threats posed by radical Islam.
"The national security agencies today indicated that there has been a heightened level of terrorist chatter in the aftermath of the Martin Place siege," Abbott told reporters in Sydney.
The rally by a fast-growing grass-roots movement calling itself PEGIDA, or Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West, was its 10th and largest so far.
Eleven people injured, two of them seriously, but their lives not at risk.
Lawmaker's anti-Islam views have made him the target of death threats.
Large majority also rejected a recent claim made by Transport Minister Yisrael Katz that campaign for public transportation on Shabbat was politically motivated.
By JEREMY SHARON
“May the streets of Jerusalem be purified with the blood of the innocent, who shed it in order to separate from their souls the soldiers of the Israel occupation, also in the blessed al-Aqsa Mosque.”
Muslim clerics at Al-Aksa mosque say that the renovations being planned for the restrooms are part and parcel of plans to expand the Mughrabi Gate, which lies 50 meters west of the mosque.
The two religious leaders emphasized that “although these murderers claim they are acting in the name of religion they are the enemies of Islam."
Liberman: We won't let Islamic extremists intimidate Israel and turn it into IS.
By LAHAV HARKOV,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The secretary general of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation plans to visit the Temple Mount in Jerusalem and meet with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
Residential building in Armon HaNatziv chronically targeted by Arab residents of Jabel Mukaber, fire official says.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Muslims are riven between those who seek to reconcile their modernity and those who insist on advancing ‘pure’ versions of Islam.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
On the surface it appears the ties of friendship between the Jewish state and the secular Muslim state can serve as a model for all, but the two are much more linked on strategic importance, defense.
By HERB KEINON
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
Women will soon be allowed at indoor sport matches, but be banned from all outdoor sporting events, such as soccer games.
Islam did not join the renaissance, the rebirth, of Judaic and Christian cultures that began at the end of the 1500s and then evolved over centuries.
By JOHN LLOYD,REUTERS
The child who shot Israeli-Arab Muhammad Musallam is believed to be the half brother of Mohamed Merah who killed 3 soldiers, a rabbi and 3 Jewish children in 2012.
"This brings Muslims, Christians, other religions together in this generational fight," Abdullah said an interview with CNN.
Al-Khaybari stated the claim that the US did not land on the moon, but rather fabricated lunar travel in Hollywood.
Instrumental music is banned according to the extreme form of Salafi Islam practiced by Islamic State.
Two civilians died in attacks in Copenhagen on Saturday and five police were wounded.
"Islam is our responsibility. Our identity is our responsibility," said queen Rania in a video about the need to defeat ISIS both militarily and ideologically.
US president defends his choice not to pose fight against extremism in religious terms.
King Abdullah vowed a relentless war against Islamic State on their own territory.
Saudi cleric Salman al-Odah wrote on his Twitter account: "Burning is an abominable crime rejected by Islamic law regardless of its causes."
A video of the execution which appeared on YouTube was removed as a violation of the site's policy on "shocking and disgusting content."
In a Reuters interview, Davutoglu said peace in the Middle East and the eradication of extremist groups would be virtually impossible without the establishment of a Palestinian state.
Hamas official calls publication of cartoons “racist act" which has "nothing to do with freedom of expression.”
Muslim leaders call new cartoons an unnecessary provocation and sign of disrespect.
Baha'is regard their faith's 19th-century founder as the latest in a line of prophets including Abraham, Moses, Buddha, Jesus and Mohammad. But Muslim countries, consider it heretical.
Charlie Hebdo is due to publish a front page on Wednesday showing a caricature of the Prophet in its first edition since Islamist gunmen attacked the weekly's offices last Wednesday.
Supporter of decree against snowmen: "It is imitating the infidels, it promotes lustiness and eroticism."
Islamist terrorism experts told The Jerusalem Post on Thursday that the writing was on the wall for the Paris terrorist attack against the French newspaper, Charlie Hebdo.
Ministry of Culture and Islamic guidance says Western music is problematic next to traditional Iranian music.
By HAGAI LAP
Morality police detain women in boots and leggings.
The accounts from Yazidi women in Iraq are consistent with claims made by Kurdish women in Syria who have also come under the thumb of ISIS.
Sheikh Khaled al-Maghrabi said that for a woman to have an Internet account that is blocked with a password unknown to her husband constitutes a violation of Islamic law.
Controversy surges in Gulf kingdom after former head of Saudi religious police tweets that veils are not obligatory, then appears on TV with his unveiled wife to show he means it.
By DOV LIEBER
Saudi media accuses Iranian media of fabricating the fatwa.
“If water cannot be found for cleansing, other cleaning materials can be used," Diyanet declares.
Democracies should adopt a carrot-and-stick strategy.
By URI DROMI
Behind the closed doors of learned Islamic institutions there is talk of necessary reforms; it is not unanimous and it is yet to be debated openly.