03.27.2017 | 29 Adar, 5777
Hamas partially reopens Erez crossing between Israel, Gaza
Pence: US seeks 'just solution' to conflict, president still seriously considering embassy move
Analysis: Syrian threats to attack Israel with Scud missiles are a bluff
Jerusalem mayor meets US peace envoy at White House after Mideast tour
Labor Ministry official: Construction industry in Israel very problematic
IBA workers petition for further closure delay
In first, 11 developmentally disabled soldiers sworn into IDF
Preparing Passover packages for the poor at the President's Residence
Netanyahu: Trump has already turned words of support for Israel into actions
President Rivlin rejects former PM Olmert's request for clemency
MK Gafni: We have no problem with elections, we even might benefit from that
Bennett: Unpleasant to know Netanyahu requested articles against me
Steps on the Silk Road
WATCH: Dancing for peace around Tel Aviv
John Ford Coley would really love to see you tonight
What’s new, pussycat? It’s Tom Jones!
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Levy’s Israel humbled 4-1 in Spain qualifier
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Israeli-German study shows circular RNA can encode for proteins
Israel receives low marks for geriatric nursing coverage in OECD report
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Editorial: Britain's pro-Israel pivot
Reality Check: Netanyahu’s election calculations
Why pride and courage are the keys to the Jewish people’s future
March 27, 2017: Broadcast woes
Who killed up to 100 civilians in Iraq and the tragedy's lessons for Israel
‘Israel should support Kurds’ struggle against despotic Iranian regime
Egyptian court jails 56 over deadly migrant boat shipwreck
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
'Ties between US Jews and Israel could reach breaking point in 2017'
Jewish group calls to 'reject occupation' in protest at AIPAC conference
Dallas JCC evacuated over threatening phone call after Israeli suspect arrested
Jewish Ugandans on MASA gather pieces of Israel to take back home
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Report: Senate panel to question Jared Kushner over meetings with Russians
Report: Kushner to head new office tasked with fixing government inefficiency
Ivanka Trump reportedly invited to Germany on White House visit
US House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills against boycotts of Israel
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
VIDEO: Toning her comedy act down for the rabbi
How about a Lego Seder plate?
The Travel Advisor: Say so long to the tablets
NYC rabbi publishes ‘(Unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah’ for coming holiday
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
The the president's daughter, Ivanka Trump, will reportedly play a role in the newly established innovation office, assisting in resource development.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
In his speech, he said he was "never more proud" of his boss than when he condemned antisemitism at the very top of his address to a joint session to Congress.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Israel hopes, with the help of Russia and the United States, that enough pressure can be placed on Iranian-backed militias to the point where they can be removed.
Prior to carrying out the attack, the married father of four reportedly posted multiple comments on his Facebook page praising ISIS.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The Australian Foreign Ministry said its contributions to World Vision will remain frozen pending the result of a court case against Halabi in Israel, according to AFP.
By ADAM RASGON
Ambassador Gary Koren was asked to speak to Russian officials in regard to Israel’s alleged air strike in Syria near the city of Palmyra earlier in the week.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
As the new White House administration attempts to promote a resolution to the regional conflict, a non-governmental organization brings Israelis and Palestinians face to face to engage in dialogue.
Lebanese businessman Kassim Tajeddine was reportedly detained in Casablanca on Sunday while on his way from Guinea to Beirut, his lawyer said in a brief statement.
Abbas added that his contacts with the the new US administration so far have convinced him that Trump is “serious” about reaching a peace accord.
On sidelines of European antitobacco panel, the chairman of prevention council says country fails to implement WHO convention.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Currently, most hydrogen is produced from natural gas in a process that emits carbon dioxide into the air.
Until now, the molecule has been considered “non coding” to make vital proteins for performing regulatory functions in the body, but, in fact, was found to, indeed, be coding.
Israel, according to the report, also has some of the strictest means (income) tests, including assets, for nursing care.
What will they do to address this spiraling public health epidemic?
The Israeli start-up behind the innovative and life-saving missile defense system Iron Dome will now lend infrastructure support to New York's largest public power organization.
By SHARON UDASIN
The young, aspiring scientists were awarded prizes for their work at the Knesset, where their innovative projects were lauded for their creativity.
Prof. Ora Paltiel, director of the HU-Hadassah Braun School for Public Health and Community Medicine, discusses how to push prevention and promotion.
The JCC posted a message on its website that the building was evacuated, as well as a post on its Facebook page which said the center was “temporarily closed to access.”
David Friedman, who was confirmed by the US Senate on Thursday, was received ambivalently by different Jewish groups that are more concerned than ever about Israel-US relations in the Trump era.
Held outside Westminster Abbey Friday morning, Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis described the event as "a powerful statement of togetherness."
With 187 of 193 voting Democrats signing, the letter to Trump released Friday is a pointed reminder of how divided the parties remain on how to define pro-Israel.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
The honor was named for Eli Wiesel, the Holocaust memoirist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate who helped found the museum.
The site, with graves dating from the 14th century to the early 17th century, was uncovered during excavations carried out during the restructuring of the Palazzo Leonori.
The conference debating Israel's right to exist will feature a number of ardent critics of the Jewish state, including Israeli anti-Zionist historian llan Pappe and Professor Oren Ben-Dor.
The painting is one of more than 200 artworks, objects, installations, photos and multimedia pieces in the exhibit, “Museum of Madness: from Goya to Bacon.”
Sebastian Gorka, a counter-terrorism adviser for the Trump administration, is reportedly a member of Vitezi Rend, listed by the US State Department as a group affiliated with Nazi Germany.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
The AJC letter is the latest salvo by establishment Jewish organizations to preserve the two-state solution in light of two signals that the Republican Party is backing away from the idea.
While Trump’s broad ambitions for peace are promising, Engel said, “it’s hard to speak about it, because it’s been so muddled.”
During Israel's 2014 Gaza war, Khan had tweeted an article containing the headline: “The Israeli government are acting like Nazi’s."
But whatever happens, the Eurovision will still be broadcast on Channel 1.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Rivlin denied former prime minister Ehud Olmert's request for clemency on Monday. The latter is imprisoned due to his involvement in one of the biggest corruption scandals in Israel's history.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
A 60-year-old Israeli has been held in Jordan since March 15 for having illegal drugs in his possession. The man's family who are fighting for his release claim the drugs were prescription pills.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
The Shin Bet announced on Monday that an Israeli Arab was indicted for allegedly supporting and maintaining contacts with Islamic State operatives.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
Ben-Ari’s post Sunday on Twitter, featuring a photo of Ariel, earned similar well wishes, including from Ben-Ari’s colleagues.
By ANDREW TOBIN / JTA
Hapoel moves tied with yellow-and-blue at top of the standings with first-ever road victory at Yad Eliyahu.
By ALLON SINAI
Rosenstein quiet in court, but he helps nail Abergil with police.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Prior to their eviction in February, Netanyahu promised that the government would create a settlement for the 40 families in an area of the Shiloh community in the Binyamin region of the West Bank.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
The FBI brought sophisticated technology to the investigation that the Israel Police did not have access to previously, which turned out to be essential in locating the suspect.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
With everyone abuzz about talk of a “coalition crisis” and an election around the corner, Gafni said Thursday: “I predict that there will not be elections in the near future.
By HERB KEINON
For Natan Sharansky, the struggle between globalization and nationalism is key to understanding the "longest hatred."
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Netanyahu's long-awaited meeting with Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon on the fate of the Israel Broadcasting Corporation will have to wait for Sunday.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Some six months ago, the IDF issued a new protocol on mixed-gender service, which encouraged the formation of such units.
By JEREMY SHARON
The denial comes amid reports that this is what US President Donald Trump's envoy Jason Greenblatt was demanding when he was in Israel last week for talks.
The video is being called "Hebrew's Who's On First!"
By AMY SPIRO
At 2 a.m. on Friday, clocks jumped ahead one hour to 3 a.m.
According to one rabbi, the main purpose of the database is to ensure that someone who is already married does not get married again in violation of Jewish law.
Part of the bill would reduce the minimum period to one week, in an effort to encourage fathers to take time off and share in raising the child.
By UDI SHAHAM
Jewish Voice for Peace, which is organizing the confab, said however that it had already planned its own general memorial event.
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
Israel's "loud and blatant violations of international resolutions," and not anti-Israeli or racist motives, are the inspiration for the move, claims Kuwaiti parliament speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF
"It would have a strong detrimental impact on our relations," Mark Gallagher, the Charge D'Affaires for the EU embassy in Israel, cautioned on Tuesday.
In the wake of Israel’s recent unexpected success in the World Baseball Classic, the Beit Shemesh Baseball Amuta launched a crowdfunding campaign last week in order to help fund their state of the art complex.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
‘We know quiet and peace on the security front should not be taken for granted,’ Rivlin tells defense minister.
Comptroller says value of land, transferred between ’91-’92, could be in the billions.
World’s largest conference of travel bloggers held in Israel for first time.
The Hotline for Refugees and Migrants NGO claims that the Israel Prisons Service is providing African asylum seekers in the country with substandard conditions in order to pressure them to leave.
Despite numerous reports, Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon said on Tuesday he was unaware of any new deal between himself and prime minister.
Feirberg-Ikar’s attorneys: Police’s position not legally binding.
Liberman followed his warning by saying that Israeli politicians should dial back on decision that work irk world powers, telling them that "there are things we cannot do unilaterally."
Ethiopian Jews waiting to move to Israel caught up in web of red tape.
Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood is married to the Israeli-born artist Sharona Katan and has collaborated with Israeli world music composer Shye Ben Tzur.
The MK’s bill says that there is a need to define the prayer areas of the Western Wall, the authority to conduct prayer services and to “prevent offending the sensitivities of the worshippers."
Meeting in Beijing's cavernous Great Hall of the People, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang praised Israel's advances, saying it was a world leader in some technologies.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
Netanyahu was questioned for a fourth time earlier this month as the ongoing police investigation is said to be entering the final stages.
When the publication first launched in 2012, Israel was ranked at number 14 out of the 156 countries surveyed.
Netanyahu dodges indictment and continues, or is indicted and goes down
Ir David head funds excavations in Silwan, helps Jews move to east J’lem
President Reuven Rivlin is set to arrive in Hanoi on Sunday for his official diplomatic four-day visit.
The IBC, whose establishment has been the subject of a heated debate threatening to cause a rift in the government, has started hiring its senior staff.
The lavish Haggada, generously annotated with Dry Bones cartoons, provides a complete, traditional text in Hebrew and English.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The money was transferred on a monthly basis and the longer the prison sentence, the more money the prisoner and relatives receive, the statement read.
An agreement struck on Thursday between the two politicians will see the new IBC under the control of a unified state regulatory body for news broadcasting.
By JEREMY SHARON,UDI SHAHAM
The completed graffiti will be photographed and disseminated by the Foreign Ministry.
A new book offers a personal look at the 1978 visit of Harold Pinter and Antonia Fraser.
By COLIN SHINDLER
In a dire need of change, and just in time for spring, we looked for answers and here are a few new products that offer quick solutions to nagging problems.
By NERIA BARR
Look for the many heroes in your life and let them know how much you appreciate all that they do.
By BATYA L. LUDMAN
PJAK speaks with ‘Post’ about shared history of Jews and Kurds in region.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Islamic State has caused about $30 billion in damage to Iraqi infrastructure since 2014, an adviser to the Iraqi government on infrastructure told Reuters.
A round-up of news from around Israel.
As coalition tensions simmer over a public broadcasting dispute, Netanyahu has threatened to dissolve the gov't and throw the country into early elections.
As coalition tensions simmer over a public broadcasting dispute, Netanyahu has threatened to dissolve the government and throw the country into an early election.
Just because the American-Israeli suspect accused of threatening more than 150 JCCs was arrested, it doesn't mean that the battle against antisemitism is over.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
He was disdainful of some of the trashy programs that are shown on commercial television, and insisted that “rating isn’t everything.”
Their sense of loss is understandable. They are losing their livelihoods and they are losing a way of life, through no fault of their own. No wonder some are literally sick with worry.
By LIAT COLLINS
This state of affairs is absolutely intolerable and it is time for world Jewry to raise its collective voice and press Jerusalem for an immediate solution.
By MICHAEL FREUND
The E1 quadrant is absolutely critical for the future of the city, and for Israel’s long-term security.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
As human beings we need to take care of our physical needs. That is how G-d has created us.
By WARREN GOLDSTEIN
China’s growing interest in the Middle East presents strategic opportunities for Israel beyond direct trade ties.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Leadership demands creating a vision, and a strategy to fulfill that vision.
By DOV LIPMAN
Gracious, hospitable and displaying fluency in English and Hebrew, Rajoub eloquently explained the Palestinian view of the current stalemate.
By DAVID BRINN
Intel hopes that the purchase will put it in the fast lane to creating mass accessible driverless cars, once the stuff of science fiction.
Trump’s envoy should avoid previous peace process delusions and blunders.
A successful Russian intervention in Libya would help encourage it to view Russian security cooperation as a viable alternative to reaching a compromise with the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus.
By MICHA’EL TANCHUM
Everyone should calm down and stop jumping to conclusions with every phone call, visit or remark.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
A key obstacle to mainstream acceptance of cannabis as medical treatment is the lack of clinical trials that prove safety, efficacy, and consistency of treatment outcomes.
By DR. TAMIR GEDO
With a keen eye toward international affairs...we must approve of the White House’s actions that are indeed worthy of approval.
By ADAM BASCIANO
In Syria, Saudi Arabia staunchly opposed the Assad regime because of its close ties with Riyadh’s arch-nemesis, Iran.
By ARI HEISTEIN
THERE ARE quite a few Israeli models with international reputations who are frequently in demand for photo shoots in one country or another.
Arab Israelis are the women in the Arab world who enjoy the most freedom. Freedoms they enjoy thanks to liberal values and laws written by Zionists.
By DANIEL AZARIA
The master negotiator told his Israeli friend he really was serious about making “the ultimate deal,” and publicly urged him to “hold back on settlements a little bit.”
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD