01.20.2017 | 22 Tevet, 5777
Israeli security forces predict uptick in tensions as Trump inauguration looms near
Training for the next missile attack or earthquake to hit Israel
Erdan calls to probe Arab MKs after policeman’s death
Beduin allege police frame-up in teacher’s death
UN envoy: 'A true friend of Israel will enter the White House today'
MK Tzipi Livni threatened with arrest if she lands in Brussels
Netanyahu congratulates ‘my friend President Trump’
Israeli minister: We all pray for ‘serious, courageous’ President Trump
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Art: From the mysterious to the macabre
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Another humbling setback for Mac Tel Aviv
Yellow-and-blue braces for visit from Red Star Belgrade
J’lem brought to grinding halt in St. Petersburg
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Tech Talk: Israeli technology strong in TV industry
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Do Israeli coffee machines contain lead?
Ministry D-G: Country’s health system is starving
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Editor's Notes: The Gaza expert
Column One: Netanyahu's shameless opponents
Remembering Ari Rath
Middle America speaks, but the Coasters don’t hear
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
The globalist: Barack Obama’s legacy in the Middle East
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Outgoing US envoy says UN needs to 'push' Iran on arms embargo
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Jewish world weighs in on Ivanka and Jared's piety on inauguration day
Rabbi Hier remembers Zion and Jerusalem in benediction for President Trump
Soros: Trump is a ‘would-be dictator’ destined to fail
Yolocaust: What happens when you do yoga on top of a Holocaust memorial?
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
President Trump vows to 'unite the civilized world' against terrorism
Washington protests turn violent as Trump assumes presidency
Donald Trump is president
Trump hears sermon on biblical protection of Jerusalem before swearing-in
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
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
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
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
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
Kushner has no previous diplomatic experience, but steered Trump's foreign policy throughout his presidential campaign and subsequent presidential transition.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The 15-member UNSC held an open dialogue on the Middle East Tuesday, the bulk of which focused on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and last month's approval of UNSC resolution 2334.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Kuperwasser put at some 5,500 the number of Palestinian prisoners serving time for terror-related offenses.
By HERB KEINON
No soldiers were wounded in the incident.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Security forces arrested Muhammad al-Qiq after he was released in May following a long hunger strike he was on during his arrest for incitement.
By ADAM RASGON
A Jerusalem Magistrate's Court judge decided to release three of the terrorist's alleged accomplices but extended the remand of two others. 9 friends and family members of Fadi al-Qunbar were arrested following Jan. 8 attack.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Cell attempted to establish terror infrastructure and undermine Palestinian Authority, according to security forces.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The Paris peace conference, which is expected to host officials from 72 different countries, is slated to take place on January 15.
By RINA BASSIST,HERB KEINON
The statement said that the council finds any acts of terrorism “criminal and unjustifiable, regardless of their motivation.”
Erekat spoke with Sputnik in advance of his scheduled meeting in Moscow with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on January 13.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,ADAM RASGON
Ben Gurion Univeristy researchers test consumers' behavior regarding the disposal of their smartphones.
By JUDY SIEGEL
Knesset convenes session to discuss psychiatric hospital money issues
Litzman opposes plan which would tax unhealthy
According to Knesset member Eli Alalouf, Israel's Health Ministry is causing the death of thousands annually due to lack of planning and neglect of the country's periphery.
Organization issues security advisory after some 30 facilities targeted.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
For some in the Jewish community, "infest" posses an antisemitic connotation that hearkens back to the Nazi era, when Jews were described as "rats" or "vermin."
By DANIEL J. ROTH
The council comprises 55 members appointed by the president. Its primary task is to fundraise for the nation's Holocaust Museum and its various projects.
Woodmont was founded by DC-area Jews in 1913 because Jews were banned from joining other clubs.
Shai Masot, who was secretly recorded last October as part of a four part documentary produced by Al-Jazeera titled "The Lobby", later resigned from his post.
The MPI has not listed Finkelstein’s talk on its website but a flyer states Finkelstein will talk about “Gaza; an inquest into its martyrdom.”
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Shai Masot was secretly recorded as part of a four part documentary produced by Al-Jazeera, in which he was heard discussing the "take down" of a number of UK officials.
In June 2016, the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union in a nationwide referendum, leaving questions concerning travel, immigration and the UK economy unanswered.
The US Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is aware of the threats and is prepared to assist local authorities if asked, spokeswoman Amanda Hils said in a phone call.
Data released by the Jewish Agency and Immigrant Absorption Ministry at the end of last year found that there were some 5,000 French immigrants who moved to Israel in 2016.
The game, scenes of which were posted on Youtube, shows its white supremacist main character attacking a refugee crisis center, among other disturbing scenes.
"You’d have an explosion– an absolute explosion in the region, not just in the West Bank and perhaps even in Israel itself, but throughout the region," Kerry warned.
Saban's condemnation of Kerry comes shortly after he hosted the secretary at his annual forum held by the Brookings Institution in Washington.
As Netanyahu is undergoing a criminal investigation concerning his conduct in several affairs, the Justice Minister is considering a bill that would protect PMs from standing trial on minor offenses
By UDI SHAHAM
New Ya’alon party would take 8 seats
By JEREMY SHARON
The coming of the new day tarried. But Friday at noon – when Trump takes over in Washington – that new day will finally arrive.
According to the bill, the prime minister would not be investigated at all during his term, except in cases involving security issues, violence, sex and drugs.
Azaria was convicted on January 4 for manslaughter in the March 24, 2015 killing of Palestinian attacker Abdel Fatah al-Sharif, and sentencing arguments are set for his case for January 24.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Gadot will be accompanied by British action star Jason Stathum in an advertisement for Wix.com, a free website-building company based in Tel Aviv.
‘Israel Hayom,’ ‘Yediot Aharonot’ editors are grilled • Police also looking at ties between Mossad chief Yossi Cohen and Australian billionaire James Packer
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Passenger recounts week in captivity during Hebrew U. conference
The students, who attend New York's Yeshiva University, came to Israel to help rebuild the West Bank settlement of Halamish after it was burned down in November.
Arab students interrupt Hebrew U event calling speakers "disgrace to Syria."
By BEN LYNFIELD
Only 28% said that they do believe Netanyahu, while 18% said they did not know.
Demonstrations and riots have taken place over the last three days against the arrests by extremists from the Edah Haredit community at major roads and junctions in Jerusalem and Beit Shemesh.
Regional cooperation minister predicts that President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration will lead to the improvement of strained Israel-US relations.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Ze’ev Engelmayer’s exhibition ‘The Prom-Ass-Ed Land’ is on display in Tel Aviv
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
86 of 200 inductees refused corps assignments in November
The escaped primate, named Conner, was described as a small, 17-year-old male of the capuchin species.
During an interview with CBS's 60 Minutes, Obama dismissed the notion that US-Israel relations had suffered a "major rupture" despite eight years of contention between himself and Netanyahu.
According to the findings, over the past 2-3 years there has been a rise in wages, however the disparities remain significant.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
In 2012, he published his autobiography titled: "Ari Means Lion".
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Largest gap found between Republicans, Democrats on Israeli-Palestinian issue
The newspaper said the warning came during a recent meeting between the two sides whose exact date and place were not reported in order to protect the participants.
2,500 artillery soldiers took part in the competition that was held at Shivta training base in the Negev.
The influential and prominent Israeli artist passed away on Thursday.
By DAVID BRINN
Sara Netanyhau's testimony was said to involve details on gifts she had received, reportedly including large amounts of pink champagne.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,UDI SHAHAM
The Woodmont Country Club was first established in 1913 by the Washington DC Jewish community in response to being excluded from local golf courses.
“Please read carefully the attached circulars and make sure to act in accordance with them,” she wrote.
Netanyahu and “Noni” Mozes have been embroiled in a scandal after it was revealed the two allegedly held talks in order to hammer out a quid pro quo scheme.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,JPOST.COM STAFF
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
In recordings obtained by Army Radio, Zohar tells coalition chairman MK David Bitan that he will do “damage bigger than you think” if the allocations for his projects were not approved.
MK Zandberg: Legislation asks to silence people on the basis of political opinions
LGBT rights groups have been petitioning for the state to enable gay couples to wed Israel for years.
AG: allowing third party appeal "would have far reaching consequences of the utmost severity on all divorces issued by the rabbinical courts."
MK Lavie: This gives them "a feeling of responsibility."
MK Michaeli: They did what their officer ordered them to do and are now are being called cowards.
Police questioned Netanyahu under caution by police for a total of eight hours in two sessions last week regarding both cases.
The PM also denied that the cancellation was due to the Trump inauguration, which is set to take place on January 20.
Speaking publicly about the incident for the first time, Peled maintained that throughout the ordeal, her soldiers were "locked and loaded," remaining vigilant through the ordeal.
The branch operator had not himself negotiated the contract for opening the Henri’s franchise in Sarona, which included a clause that the creperie be open on Shabbat.
This proposed bill comes days after Sgt. Elor Azaria was convicted of manslaughter in a trial that made waves in Israeli society.
Opposition leader Isaac Herzog called for an “unequivocal call to stop the madness and fervor and restore sanity and tolerance” at a rally against incitement Saturday.
Oliver became widely known in the United States for his work on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, where he became the third person to host the show.
Renowned Hollywood acting coach Ivana Chubbuck speaks to the ‘Post’ about her passion for teaching, and getting Sylvester Stallone to open up.
A new web series takes a silly, semi-biographical look at the life of a Jewish chef serving up lobster and pork in the heart of Los Angeles.
By AMY SPIRO
The report was revealed while the Israel Police is conducting a criminal investigation against the PM, suspecting that he received improper gifts from this particular businessman and others.
The bill will allow the education minister to ban specific individuals or organizations that are not part of the education system from performing anti-IDF activities inside schools.
Ya’alon: “It is about time that Israel has a prime minister that doesn’t need to be investigated.”
The pictures seemingly prove what western intelligence agencies have long suspected: Russia has provided Syria with a wide array of the most advanced missiles in its possession.
Edelstein expressed his concerns on Thursday and called upon the public to honor all opinions.
Maccabi will not want to waste much time in bringing in a new coach, with Spaniard Pako Ayestaran, who guided the team to the local treble in 2014/15, already turning down an approach.
By ALLON SINAI
Founder wants to change perception of jobs, hold on to the best in the field.
Diplomatic efforts aim at heading off another UN resolution, Quartet decision.
The disdain for the media that Azaria’s supporters believe turned their hero into a criminal, was visceral.
Reserve soldier: Even terrorists deserve a free trial, Azaria is no hero.
In June, the court annulled the agreement, saying Egyptian sovereignty over the islands could not be given up.
Brunner was described as the right-hand man to Eichmann, a leading Holocaust architect who was captured in Argentina in 1960 and later hanged after a trial in Israel.
David Hacham has spent hours over coffee with Arafat, in jail cells with terrorist leaders, and meetings to discuss potential peace deals with the founders of Fatah.
By YAAKOV KATZ
The final, dismal scorecard that Obama is turning in today wouldn’t win him a local cookie-baking award from the Girl Scouts of America, never mind a global peace prize.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Far from the imminent demise of civilization we may be looking at its salvation. On the other hand it may all have gone pear-shaped by Monday.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
Liberal friends, convinced that Barack Obama is a hard act to follow, have promised to avoid watching the inauguration on Friday.
By LIAT COLLINS
Holocaust survivors need your help in the fight for justice and restitution
By GIDEON TAYLOR,COLETTE AVITAL
"There is currently no Israeli who has the connections, standing and ability to communicate the case for Israel with the eloquence and effectiveness in the United States as Netanyahu."
By ISI LEIBLER
Of course, getting such a resolution to the conflict will not be easy, and there is much truth to Abba Eban’s statement that the Palestinians never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The greatest beneficiary of a failure in Geneva would be Russia and its efforts to further expand its widening strategic footprint in the Eastern Mediterranean.
By MICHAEL TANCHUM
The Rabbinical Council of America, the leading association of Orthodox rabbis, has branded the Chief Rabbinate’s behavior in a conversion case “a disgrace.”
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Netanyahu, who identified with the Republicans, saw in Trump a candidate who didn’t give a hoot about peace talks, settlement construction or the Palestinians.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
Jebl Mukaber is also known as a hotbed of jihadi incitement; a neighborhood communal leader said that in the late 1980s the neighborhood became a hotbed of Islamism.
By DAN DIKER
That’s a worrisome figure reflecting a rift between public opinion and judicial prudence.
Important as it is, energy does not alone constitute the only field of joint interest. What matters perhaps more is the strategic nature of collaboration between Greece, Israel and also Cyprus.
By GEORGE N. TZOGOPOULOS
Predicting possible conflicts with a great degree of precision is somewhat difficult. Yet certain indications point to a possible escalation in the realm of cyberspace.
By IDO KILOVATY
I am sick and tired of people bad-mouthing teachers (“Homegrown assimilation,” Comment & Features, January 4).