Erekat downplays Abbas-Netanyahu handshake, Islamic Jihad slams exchange with 'war criminal'
Beitar Illit man gets 3 years in jail for arson of Hebrew-Arabic school in Jerusalem
Palestinian woman subdued after attempting to stab IDF soldier in West Bank
Attempted stabbing attack at Gush Etzion junction
NGO: Fire UNRWA staff members that post photos glorying the death of Jews
Zionist Union debates diplomatic plan
Netanyahu calls for friendly countries to change UN voting pattern on Israel
Haim Katz joins crowded race for Likud central committee head
Israeli-Russian cooperation has successfully prevented 'unnecessary accidents,' says PM
Classical Review: Barrocade Ensemble
Going Gaga over Naharin
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem on Eurocup chopping block
Soccer: Hapoel Tel Aviv ekes out crucial win in Acre
Basketball: Nahariya sends Maccabi Tel Aviv crashing
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
AG’s office backs Women of the Wall ahead of Hanukka lighting ceremonies
Defense ministry signs F-15 and F-16 engine maintenance contract with Pratt & Whtiney
Marcus Klingberg, the Israeli who spied for the Soviet Union, dies at 97
Jewish porn star James Deen accused of raping ex-girlfriend, sexually assaulting 2 others
US women's academic group votes to join international BDS movement
Ukrainians erect monument to ‘national heroes’ who killed Uman’s Jews in 18th century
South African rabbinate to regulate circumcision after rabbi botches bris
German man flaunts Auschwitz-inspired 'tramp-stamp' at water park
Khamenei: ISIS 'vile' but Palestinians face worse terrorism from Israel
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
French intelligence source: Paris attack suspect likely fled to Syria
Anonymous follows through in cyber war on ISIS: Extremist website hacked with Viagra
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
ISIS leader's ex-wife and Lebanese soldiers freed in prisoner swap deal
Erdogan: I'll resign if Putin proves we shot down plane to protect ISIS oil trade
In unexpected twist, Assad ally may be Lebanon's next president
'Every day in Jordan it seems there is a protest against Israel'
TAU neuroscientists: Brains are not gendered
In the face of BDS movement, Britain and Israel agree to expand scientific cooperation
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Netanyahu, Gabbay lead 70-strong Israeli delegation to Paris
2,000-year-old terraces restored 5 years after Carmel Forest fire
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Israel's Mindspace expands abroad, as competitor WeWork expands in Israel
Farewell to a giant – a tribute to Maurice Ostroff
Sean Penn speaks out about humanitarian work on visit to Israel
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
My leader: David Ben-Gurion
Borderline Views: Bennett and the Council for Higher Education
Samuel Huntington revisited: A wake-up call for the West
No Holds Barred: UK Jewish students try to silence mention of Israel
The strange flight of the painted bird
Swinging in the Holy Land
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Dialogue of peace alone won’t do !
Vayeshev: A Prince Learns to Dream
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
12.01.2015 | 19 Kislev, 5776
The terror cell met several times in February and March and intended to help enemy terror organizations in their war with Israel.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Maj.-Gen. (res.) Yaakov Amidror dismisses calls for house to house searches in Hebron; "What are soldiers supposed to look for - kitchen knives?"
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Avi Ro’eh heads the Council of Jewish Communities of Judea and Samaria.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
After daring to bring down a Russian passenger jet, the "Sinai branch" of ISIS has gained some self-confidence.
By ALON BEN-DAVID
Citizens and security forces killed the female Palestinian terrorist, Asharqat Katani, who attempted to knife Israelis as they waited by a bus stop and a hitch-hiking post.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Ben-Artzi admits to Jpost: Haven't spoken to him since Bar-Ilan speech.
By DANIEL J. ROTH,GIL HOFFMAN
Shin Bet releases transcript of confession.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The film, posted onto the group's Facebook page, is set to Arabic music with lyrics celebrating "the heroes of a mighty people" setting "fires against the [Israeli] occupier."
Security forces have opened an investigation into the incident and are combing nearby neighborhoods for possible suspects.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Netanyahu has often lumped together these Islamist groups when describing the threat that they pose to Israel and the world.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The Jaffa Association for Charity has been shut since the security cabinet’s November 17 designation of the Islamic Movement as illegal.
Ami Lahiani of Kiryat Gat describes the moments leading up to the capture of Muhammad Tarda, the Palestinian terrorist responsible for injuring four in Saturday's stabbing attack.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Participant nations are aiming to achieve a legally binding and universal agreement to ensure that global warming does not surpass 2°C.
By SHARON UDASIN
“There is no doubt that there are differences between men and women...but that does not mean that every individual has a ‘female’ or ‘male’ brain as she or he has female or male genitalia.”
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
"With technology, people are becoming more mobile and more flexible, and people want to work on something that inspires them. And that's not just happening in Israel, it's happening globally."
By NIV ELIS
Russia now joins many Western countries that enable the import of Israeli meat products, including the United States, Canada, South Africa and 28 EU nations, the statement added.
The recommendation to join the BDS movement was sponsored by Feminists for Justice In/For Palestine.
IN THE US alone, there were more than 400 participating cities.
By SIMON APFEL
Relations between the former Cold War antagonists are at their worst in recent memory after Turkey shot down the jet near the Syrian border on Monday.
Yeshiva students urged to remain in Israel, intensify learning, at Ezra Schwartz memorial.
By SAM SOKOL
Netanyahu called Macri, the center-right mayor of Buenos Aires on Wednesday to congratulate him on his victory, and said that he expected a strengthening of the relationship.
By HERB KEINON
“Public authorities are prohibited from any separation between men and women even if done following requests from a sector of the public with an interest in the matter,” says deputy AG.
By JEREMY SHARON
The faction has a clear diplomatic plan that was written by MK Nachman Shai and unveiled at a March 8 press conference by Zionist Union leaders Isaac Herzog and Tzipi Livni.
By GIL HOFFMAN
He is considered the most important spy that the Soviets employed in Israel.
Late scholar, Professor Robert Wistrich, honored at Knesset event.
By STEVE LINDE
Israeli director Tomer Heymann’s ‘Mr. Gaga’ is a rare glimpse into the creative world of the charismatic choreographer Ohad Naharin.
By HANNAH BROWN
According to the new version of the law, the state would be allowed to detain new illegal migrants for up to 18 months.
By BEN HARTMAN
32 MKs voted to cancel the clause and none opposed.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The balloon is being utilized by French police; can operate continuously for up to 72 hours and reach an altitude of up to one thousand feet.
MK Merav Michaeli said Magal did the right thing, and that she has respect for the women who "had courage to break silence and bring us one step closer to a world without sexual assault."
Attempt to remove presidential right to choose prime minister seen as aimed at Rivlin.
Participants earn leadership skills, professional training and scholarships.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The social initiative offers an alternative to the rampant culture of consumerism characterized by US post-Thanksgiving super sales.
Amsalem: Legislation will fix ‘an injustice that harms freedom of occupation.’
Shas leader demands government correct oversight.
“Promoting employment for olim in the public sector would be a declaration by the government that it is encouraging aliya and is willing to set aside resources for them,” says Zionist Union MK.
Distinguished career spanning almost 40 years comes to an end.
Channel 2 had reported that Netanyahu had planned as well to hand some portion of that territory over to the Palestinian Authority.
“I think every Jew who has a Jewish heart needs to be here tonight,” said Avner Gilboa, 62, from Kiryat Arba, who knew Yaakov and Netanel Litman.
Municipality rescinds press release that said former ambassador had accused Obama of having ‘radical Islamic values’
Robert Rothbart led five Tel Aviv players in double figures with 16 points and 13 boards, but Hapoel still dropped to 3-6 with its third defeat in four games.
By ALLON SINAI
Some of the activists waved large Palestinian flags that fluttered next to the passing cars and others had held olive branches.
The International Renewable Energy Association, commonly referred to as IRENA, is an international group headquartered in Abu Dhabi.
The stabbing occurred near the central bus station on Haga'aton Boulevard in the city.
Rabbi Ya’akov Litman, 40, and his son Netanel, 18, were shot to death outside Otniel south of Hebron on November 13, as they traveled down route 60.
Will the rapid speed and greater disclosure of a US probe into its bombing of an Afghanistan hospital, killing 30, get the IDF more slack or bring more pressure on it?
As difficult as it may be to see the forest for the trees the IDF’s recommendations should be seriously considered and hopefully adopted by the government.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
US Secretary of State John Kerry spent nearly 5 hours with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu this week. One thing is clear: Israeli moves to change the situation on the ground were discussed.
The Student Union at the Hebrew University met on Wednesday and by a large majority voted not to postpone Student Day.
Rabbi Eliyahu Amar, the son of Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem Shlomo Amar, was appointed as a rabbinical judge in the Jerusalem Rabbinical Court for Property Claims of the Jerusalem Religious Council.
Tsipras made the statement in the course of a meeting with President Reuven Rivlin at the President’s Residence.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"The thousands of coins seized in the suspect’s home represent 2,500 years of history in the Land of Israel," the IAA said.
Despite an embarrassing week for the Knesset, misbehaving MKs are likely to stay put.
Israel provided the crucial information that lead German authorities to cancel a scheduled friendly soccer match between Germany and the Netherlands at Hanover Stadium, German magazine reports.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
"Today I express my complete condemnation for any act of terror that takes innocent lives and disrupts the day-to-day life of a nation," Kerry says.
“There is an MK that is constantly mocking another MK’s handicap. Throw him out,” Lapid demands.
Hadar Buchris, 21, only had time to accomplish one of her two life-long wishes before she was stabbed to death on Sunday afternoon.
The new law was voted in by a count of 49 in favor and 36 opposed.
By ARIK BENDER,JEREMY SHARON,LAHAV HARKOV
The amendment to the law for haredi (ultra-Orthodox) conscription that was passed yesterday postpones the implementation of obligatory enlistment for full-time yeshiva students until 2020.
The ruling was issued on November 18, but was only announced by the court spokesman on Monday.
Judge Ofer Groskopf’s ruling could have a major impact on the drug and patent markets in Israel and even overseas.
Cohen is now back in the seat that he occupied some five years ago.
Bayit Yehudi chief said that he had managed to get Netanyahu to back down from previous public statements indicating that he would consider "unilateral measures."
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.
Union instructed state prosecutors to boycott the oversight body despite orders from Shaked and Weinstein to cooperate with it.
"This area should be completely separated from the Arabs, because this is our heart, the center of our lives,” protesters say.
By LAURA KELLY,SETH J. FRANTZMAN
KaDeWe: Shop ‘acted too fast and without sensitivity’
Musa Alperon remained famous for being a boss in one of Israel’s most storied crime families despite his departure from the life of crime over 20 years ago.
Yesh Atid MK: This ‘cowardly decision’ does not affect the status quo.
The company has come under fire in recent years due to what pro-Palestinian activists say is its role in facilitating Israel's control over the Palestinian territories.
Hasson had always been fiercely loyal to the IBA, was regarded as a top-class investigative reporter, and scored numerous political scoops.
Beersheba entered Saturday on the back of a five-match winning streak, its longest since 1996. However, it was unable to extend it, being held by Bnei Yehuda in Herzliya.
KaDeWe opened in 1907 and was initially owned by by Adolf Jandorf, a Jewish real estate businessman.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
President Reuven Rivlin on Friday welcomed the news of Pollard's release, commenting that it was Israel's responsibility and obligation to secure his release.
Khamenei's comments were published Sunday by the Iranian IRNA news agency, the government’s official news agency.
The issue of Russian sorties in Syria was magnified in recent days after Turkey downed a Su-24 fighter jet.
Constructing a plastic replica of the al-Aksa Mosque and Dome of the Rock, Iranian media reports tens of thousands of soldiers staged exercises dubbed 'Towards the Holy City."
By DANIEL J. ROTH
While most residents at retirement homes may feel they have earned the right to take it easy, this was not the case with Maurice, who was always revving up to launch into a new career.
By DAVE KAPLAN
The Nazareth-born 18-year-old stars alongside Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Kate Hudson, and Zooey Deschanel in the Barry Levinson-directed comedy 'Rock the Kasbah'.
Israel and its neighbors are facing formidable challenges presented by climate change. And the solutions can be found only through cooperation and the sharing of resources.
Readers respond to the latest Jerusalem Post articles.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
At the darkest hour of modern Jewish history, the Red Cross was busy rubber-stamping genocide.
By SIMON KOVAR
I cannot help wondering if a play dealing with the status of the African refugees in Israel, with the participation of African actors, would have any chance of being given a fair run here.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
Where I grew up, opposition to any division between men and women was a standard of political correctness.
By BARUCH STEIN
Ministries similar to ours operate in every nook of the United States and, I imagine, in countless nooks and crannies all over the planet.
By PAUL PRATHER
The family will not contemplate just one empty chair, but also the empty chairs of Ezra’s wife, children, grandchildren and so on.
From its inception, the Jewish nation has faced and continues to face waves of hatred and anti-Semitism.
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
Despite the baseless terrorism that is now striking the West, the trend of justifying terrorism against Israel is continuing.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
Israelis thank America because never and nowhere throughout our forbears’ wanderings have the Jews, their heritage, and their identity been welcomed with such sincerity and warmth.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
The American Jewish community’s response to Pollard’s self-evidently discriminatory parole terms has been muted.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Kerry has unfortunately shown a pattern of blaming the victim and ignoring the most glaringly obvious facts when it comes to Israel’s basic security.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Reflecting back on my IDF service, I appreciate the challenges that I overcame and the experience that I gained.
By JOEY BENDAH
Could we please have a one-day fast of speech?
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
Negative perception-shaping by Israeli web portals has a damaging influence on the national psyche and even on our national resilience.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM
It is the West’s tragedy that it doesn’t understand it is up against exactly the same Islamic death cult that has attacked the Jews in the Holy Land for almost a century.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
It would be appropriate to realize the unfortunate results of his actions: They made the lives of some American Jews in the US military and defense establishment more difficult.
A clear vision for the future of our city demands that we reject divisive policies and support those that contribute to a more just and sustainable city.
By BETTY HERSCHMAN