05.01.2017 | 5 Iyar, 5777
Israel, Palestinians battle for votes over Jerusalem resolution at UNESCO
Questions over Israel-Hamas conflict prompt $7m. Hollywood court battle
Abbas, Jordanian king coordinate stance ahead of Trump meeting
Report: Egypt, PA coordinate positions ahead of Abbas, Trump meeting
Mother of slain soldier: I
knew I was going to lose him
Honoring a warrior
Danon: US likely to support Israel’s seat on UN Security Council
A taste of Peru in Tel Aviv
Israeli youth workers exploited, unaware of their basic rights, report finds
Edelstein: Status of bereaved families must remain above all controversy
Bennett shows the door to Uri Ariel
Coming full circle
Swimming for a cause: From the Dead Sea to the Pacific Ocean
An oasis of creativity
Hadar quits Hapoel Tel Aviv after less than four months
Beersheba secures back-to-back titles
How do you say slam dunk in Hebrew?
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Rambam operation provides permanent solution for blocked ear canals
Study: Widows continue emotional relationship with deceased partner
Teaching med students with movies, objects and rare books
New Worlds: Veggies also have cholesterol
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Israel's perfect recipe for happiness
Candidly Speaking: Celebrating Independence Day in a world of turmoil
Where is world outrage over Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul?
EU trapped between Trump and Tehran
Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia
Iran's Khamenei rebuffs president's detente policy with West
Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
Flip-flopping neo-Nazi used to back Trump, now blasts his 'Jew loving'
Names revealed of Jewish targets of South African twin terror suspects
President Trump proclaims May 'Jewish American Heritage Month'
Holland has first Jewish military wedding since Holocaust
Israeli urban tech-integrator brings smart city management to East Africa
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Toned-down White House press dinner carries on without Trump
Trump says he thought being president would be easier
Trump: I want to see peace with Israel and the Palestinians
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
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
These comedians want to bring Yiddish humor to TV
Grapevine: Remembering a world that was
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in benching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Israeli couple commemorates pregnant daughter, 4 grandchildren slain by terrorists
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
European pro-Israel lobby goes into the lion’s den
Christians, Muslims must live in peace, leading reverend says
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
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 resolution would deny Israel sovereignty over all of Jerusalem, including the western part of the city -- on Independence Day.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
"A partnership has emerged between the Europeans and the Arabs to design an Arab document that rejects Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem and harms our holy places.”
Shin Bet: Suspect wanted to be shot dead by soldier.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Bladon died of her wounds after being stabbed by a Palestinian perpetrator on the light rail this Friday afternoon. Two others were injured in the attack.
This text marks the first time that the Arab states have asked a UNESCO board to reject Israeli sovereignty over western Jerusalem
There were no injuries to the Israeli side; would-be-assailant shot and killed.
Barkat’s spokesperson said the mayor and Greenblatt “discussed Jerusalem issues.”
"Perhaps if this policy of demolishing homes was implemented sooner, I wouldn’t have become a bereaved father," says father of Lt. Shir Hajaj, 22.
Warning: Some viewers may find footage to be disturbing.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,UDI SHAHAM
In January, Jibril Rajoub, a senior Palestinian leader and Fatah official, warned that an embassy relocation is tantamount to “a declaration of war against Muslims.”
Joint investigation concludes curriculum based on incitement against Israel.
Owner, who planned appeal, says bulldozer arrival shocked him
‘To deny, conceal or erase any traditions undermines the integrity of the site.’
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Restoration works were completed at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem, where according to Christian belief Jesus's body was buried.
For some people, the phrase that ends the Seder can begin a whole new phase of life.
By DVORA WAYSMAN
Organization hopes to draw unaffiliated Jews from all over the world.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Le statut des terrains à Jérusalem est particulièrement problématique et révélateur des passions que suscite la capitale
By CARL HOFFMAN
The Jerusalem Development Authority offers free Shabbat tours
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
'Shelo Asani Isha,' currently on display at the Musrara School of Art, opens an intriguing discussion about gender roles.
By BARRY DAVIS
Contemporary Art in Jerusalem is a fresh and innovative project that offers art tours in the captial, introducing tour-goers to the city's diverse art scene.
By DEBBIE KANDEL
A-Maze Escape Bus: A unique initiative that brings the escape room experience into the bus.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Haredi families moving to French Hill are part of a broad and expanding spread of haredi residential areas in northern Jerusalem.
By MARIK SHTERN MARIK SHTERN / JERUSALEM INSTITUTE FOR POLICY RESEARCH / EN.JERUSALEMINSTITUTE.ORG.IL
“There’s a gap between the Jerusalem we celebrate in public ceremonies – full of history, great causes and grand narratives – and Jerusalem as we experience it every day."
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
Two narratives continued to live on – the story of the few former olim who settled and refused to leave, and on the other side, a few Palestinians who were born there and grew up in the village.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Barkat is under increasing pressure from different parts of his coalition who pull him simultaneously to the Left and Right.
Haredi city council representatives still wield their influence to impose their views; representatives of the general non-haredi public tend to be too accommodating.
Taking time to explore Israel.
The municipality, under Mayor Nir Barkat, has made an effort to upgrade cultural life here, and to support artistic endeavor.
Hint: It’s not who you probably think. ‘In Jerusalem’ delves into the ‘church land’ issue
The question remains: How big will apartments be in years to come?
By LIOR REGEV
Jerusalem Double invites Jews and Arabs to share in the love of the game.
What is happening around Jerusalem this week.
By COMPILED BY YAKIR FELDMAN
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
The lack of affordable workspace is causing a talent drain, as artists are forced to pull up their stakes in the city and find more viable places to create.
Mayor Nir Barkat made it clear that the city and the police will not tolerate any festive event intended to glorify or celebrate terrorists.
"The price of our liberty is purchased in blood" President Reuven Rivlin says
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
NIS 100 million structure in Jerusalem features 23,000 stones inscribed with names of soldiers killed in combat.
Is Germany leading European support for the resolution attacking Israel's sovereignty over Jerusalem?
Despite Trump’s request to "hold off" on construction in contested areas, Gallant affirms: "It will happen."
Judge orders release of Temple Mount activists who protested on Holocaust Remembrance Day.
The NIS 200 million state-of-the-art center houses nation’s largest and most advanced disability-accessible facilities.
Barkat: We have created a groundbreaking, out-of-the-box financial model for constructing classrooms in the city.
Australian and New Zealanders paid tribute to their fallen soldiers at the Commonwealth Graves cemetery.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The attack reportedly occurred in a hotel room during an argument about who the baby's father was.
Animal rights group argues noise and dust would harm species
PM blasts world apathy to atrocities, praises Trump for attack on Syria.
By HERB KEINON,GREER FAY CASHMAN
James McDonald championed Israel despite the State Department.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Even though Russia recognized west Jerusalem as the capital, it does not mean that the embassy will move from Tel Aviv.
By HERB KEINON
It’s pedal to the metal once again in the film Fast & Furious 8 as a mysterious hi-tech terrorist called Cipher causes chaos for Dom and his family.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Close to 80,000 people attended the special prayer service.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
According to the allegations, the suspect committed sodomy and other acts of indecent assault against boys under his care in the yeshiva.
By JEREMY SHARON
In Jewish ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods of Jerusalem residents burned all remnants of leavened food before the start of the holiday.
It’s more than an annual Passover tradition.
‘I think that it’s important that globally we talk about women of all shapes and sizes, because that’s what we are,’ says Graham.
A model, an actor and a reality TV star soak up the sun in the Holy Land.
By AMY SPIRO
The demonstration follows the demolition of 15 illegally-built Palestinian homes in al-Zaayyem and Beit Hanina on Tuesday.
Jerusalem’s Machol Shalem Dance House will be presenting a number of its more popular pieces in Berlin this weekend
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Over the last several months, the students have assisted archeologists excavate the remains of a Jewish settlement dating to the Second Temple period.
World’s largest conference of travel bloggers held in Israel for first time.
Members of Senate Select Committee on Intelligence visit Israel as part of broader Middle East tour.
Ir David head funds excavations in Silwan, helps Jews move to east J’lem
Antiquities Authority: Coins are tangible evidence of the Persian invasion of Jerusalem at the end of the Byzantine period.
Over 30,000 ran through the capital's streets on Friday, hitting a record of participants in the 42 km challenge.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
“With a population of almost 1 million – one-third of which is Muslim – Jerusalem’s start-up ecosystem thrives on diversity and the actions of a helpful city government,” the report stated.
The “JLM i-team” is a senior consulting group founded and funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies in 2015 to address major social and economic challenges in the capital.
The granting of preliminary approvals to build farms comes just a week-and-a-half after the cabinet authorized a plan to decriminalize marijuana use by first-time offenders.
By SHARON UDASIN
Suspect shot dead in Muslim Quarter, officers treated for moderate wounds.
The latest fixture in the Atlas Hotel collection boasts of elegant comfort in the center of the "Eternal City."
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The veteran British actor takes part in Keshet’s TV conference in the capital.
Rivlin: “Most Jews who came in prestate times did not come to the Land of Israel; they came to Jerusalem.”
"It’s incredibly dangerous and unprecedented that Trump is calling the media ‘the enemy of the people," says CNN President Jeff Zucker.
Cuomo's Israel visit came only hours after reports of another act of vandalism at a Jewish cemetery in Brooklyn.
Multi-year plan with PMO to be formulated to avert budget shortfalls, strikes.
"People are looking in our direction now to find that modest kind of look, which is very interesting to see."
The comments evinced heavy criticism from President Reuven Rivlin, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat and ultra-Orthodox political leaders.
A song for Iyar: 'Everyone Has a Jerusalem'
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Yehuda Meshi Zahav talks with the ‘Magazine’ about his childhood and his work with ZAKA first-responder rescue units in Israel and abroad.
To what degree do people in Jerusalem take advantage of Purim as an opportunity to transcend social borders?
By NATAN ODENHEIMER
By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
The argument against soldiers in the area doesn’t wash, because Jewish Quarter residents Pamela and Abba Claman regularly have large contingents of soldiers in their home.
A round up of the news from around Jerusalem.
Jerusalem, the oldest new city in the world, is the heart and soul of the Jewish people and the holiest city in the world.
By NIR BARKAT
Don’t give in to them in the same way that we don’t negotiate with terrorists – hunger strikes will soon become unfashionable.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Jerusalem is not a private home. It is the home of an entire nation and all its streams.
By SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
Russia already owns a substantial amount of property in Jerusalem’s Russian Compound that could house an embassy.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
I could hear Greek, Arabic, Italian, Armenian, English and other languages around me.
By ELIAS MESSINAS
The yeshiva is an ideological gift that keeps on giving.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
"Jerusalem is both a Holy City and a living city, but more importantly it is a Holy City because it is a living city."
By JUSTUS STURTEVANT
There is a way to solve the agunah problem – go back to the source, to the methodology of the Talmudic giants, gather together in an all-encompassing beit midrash in order to resolve it together.
By RACHEL LEVMORE
Will the Trump administration do good on its early promise to move the US embassy to Jerusalem? And if so, what effect would it have on Israel and the region?
By DAVID PARSONS
A roundup of big essays on foreign policy and Western ideology.