Israel eager to put rift with Obama over Iran deal in past, Netanyahu says
Pressure grows on Netanyahu to act with 'iron fist' in light of Palestinian terror onslaught
Netanyahu says Israel's relationship with Russia is good
Netanyahu attacked by right-wing flank for 'not doing enough' against terror
A zest for life
A female prism on the Torah
Tel Aviv’s historic Great Synagogue has its eyes set on the future
Spotlight: Injured IDF officer Ziv Shilon goes the distance in inspirational Berlin marathon
Mac TA aims to cap perfect preseason in MSG finale
Mac TA back in first place, Mac Haifa finally off the mark
Maccabi Tel Aviv ready for Milano tests in Chicago, New York
The plight of agunot: The pen vs the chains
ISIS affiliated group in Gaza claims rocket attack on Israel
Israeli aircraft attack Hamas terror infrastructure in Gaza in response to rocket fire
Palestinians clash with IDF across West Bank after multiple deadly attacks on Israelis
Palestinian rocket lands in Israel near Gaza border
Israel announces series of punitive measures against Palestinian terrorism
British Conservatives want to block local councils from BDS activity
Jewish groups welcome announcement by Timmerman of EU anti-Semitism ‘czar’
Bill Clinton pays tribute to Anne Frank
FBI destroys evidence linked to Medicare fraud among Orthodox Jewish community in New York
Criminal complaint filed against German Mayor for anti-Israel and anti-Jewish hate
US measure for Iran victims to get paid before sanctions waived inspired by Shurat Hadin
Analysis: The best reason for Iran deal? The West will learn where to drop bombs
Iranians launch ‘Sorry Syria’ campaign to apologize for Iranian jingoism
Obama and Zarif shake hands in New York, marking first such handshake in 30 years
'ISIS militants blow up ancient Arch of Triumph in Palmyra'
WATCH: Russian warplanes bomb ISIS targets in Syria
'Russia can't claim to fight ISIS terror, while supporting Assad's terror'
Trump backs Russia, Iran efforts to fight ISIS
Trump: Middle East would be more stable if Saddam, Gaddafi still in power
Assad says Russian-Iranian campaign in Syria will decide fate of Middle East
British PM Cameron slams Russia for 'backing the butcher Assad'
Health scan: Israeli physicians slowly warming to medical marijuana
Global space community to reach for the stars
Mazel Tov! Hebrew University places first in Israel in another school ranking
Beersheba students win top prize in Boston’s Genetically Engineered Machine Competition
Ness Ziona residents threaten to sue Rehovot for raw sewage flow
Burgeoning alternative fuel firms in Israel grow fivefold in less than three years
IN PICTURES: 1,500 eagles pass over Israel on migration route
Green group demands swift action after sewage pollutes river, kills fish
Brewery producing craft beer made from Boston river water taps Israeli tech
El Al wins first place prize for startup program
Israel steady at 27th in WEF Competitiveness Index, ranks 3rd for innovation
Qatar, UAE lead Israel in broadband
GLOBAL AGENDA: Junk train wreck
Breaking the Torah for Torah’s sake
Women and the changing customs of Simhat Torah
IBA English News’s departing chief reflects on 25 years behind and in front of the camera
‘A win-win situation’
Unpublished tour guide stories: Escapades in Acre
Israel, the Jews and the European refugee crisis
Candidly Speaking: Jews, Islamophobia and compassion for refugees
Everyone is 'fighting Islamic State' – and they’re all lying
Letters to the Editor: October 4, 2015
Who is a hero?
The diplomacy profession
Coexistence in a cone
2016 Budget: Not just numbers
Voice in service
Working for Hitler
Armed with a sense of humor
Jaunt through Mount Zion
Serving Israel with love
Down to earth- At the Castel Museum
Life in a bell jar
Grapevine: My MK
Living in a shoebox
Rhythmic gymnastics on the rise
Shalev Ad-El lights up
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: גַן נָעוּל
הַמֵיטָב שֶל אֲרִיאֵל זִילְבֶּר
יָבוֹא גְדִי זָהָב
נְמַל חֵיפָה זָכָה בַּמָקוֹם הָרִאשוֹן
Building health in Rwanda
‘The Sabbath is on Saturday not Sunday’
Born to dance
Took a Hike
Classes for LGBT People Who Explore Converting to Judaism Open in Los Angeles
Silence is, sometimes, Golden
Teaching Biblical Hebrew
Inauguration of the Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem
Free Schach Distribution in KKL-JNF Forests
Remembering the Victims of 9/11
600 Holocaust Survivors Enjoy Touring with KKL-JNF
greenXchange at EXPO Milano
First Tree after Shmita Year Planted by Bavarian Agriculture Minister
Prime Minister of Lithuania Plants Tree in Jerusalem
KKL-JNF International Expo Mission to Milan
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Melinda and Chelsea: The Inspiring Story of Aliyah Across the Ages
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Why People Love Volunteering in Israel
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
Where Are They Now? The Olim of the July 2014 Charter Flight
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Spotted on Social: Moshe Somers’ Activity List
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
WATCH: Highlights of 221 Olim Landing on the July 2015 Charter Flight
“WATCH: Highlights of 232 Olim Landing on the August 2015 Charter Flight”
Make yourself at home… in Israel
10.05.2015 | 22 Tishri, 5776
Netanyahu convened a meeting with top security officials day after deadly terrorist attack in Jerusalem.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Assailant killed by police after stabbing rampage and shooting wildly into crowd of tourists, Woman in critical condition
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,LAHAV HARKOV
Monarch makes comments to UN General Assembly amid tensions over Temple Mount.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Violence is a repeat of clashes that have erupted intermittently at the holy site over the course of the past few weeks.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Israeli security forces restrict entrance to holy site to men over 50; access remains open to women of all ages.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Youth throw stones and firecrackers; police say they manage to subdue riot.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Suspects between ages 16-19 apprehended during joint Shin Bet, police investigation into murder of Alexander Levlovitz.
Decision is "pretext to justify the escalating Israeli crimes against the people of Palestine," senior Palestinian official says.
If parents can be penalized for children’s rock-throwing, does that mean the state may get engage in penalizing parents when children are involved with alcohol, drugs and gang activity?
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Channel Two reports that Israel has sent messages to Jordan that armed rioters were being allowed to sleep in al-Aksa.
The attacks included three incidents that resulted in injuries.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,TOVAH LAZAROFF
The rioting ensued despite the deployment of 800 additional police officers in an attempt to avert violence.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,TOVAH LAZAROFF
The incident took place near the southeastern neighborhood of Armon Hanatziv.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,MAARIV ONLINE
Barkat declares war against rock-throwers in capital.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
The state Saudi Press Agency quoted an official source describing the Israeli actions as an "aggression."
Armon Hanatziv belies a deep-seated and explosive tension between the Jews and Arabs living side by side.
PM visits site where rock-throwing allegedly led to accident in which an Israeli was killed in Jerusalem.
By HERB KEINON
According to police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, several rocks were thrown at Alexander Levlovitz vehicle at approximately 11 p.m.
Palestinian Authority accuses Israel of allowing Jewish 'extremists' to "storm" contested Jerusalem holy site.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Police faced with dozens of rioting Palestinian youth as they prepare to secure site for Rosh Hashana.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,BEN HARTMAN,KHALED ABU TOAMEH,YAAKOV LAPPIN
State Department expresses concern over escalating tensions around Temple Mount after clashes between Palestinian rioters, Israeli security forces.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Announcement of ministerial session comes amid high tension in Jerusalem over the Jewish New Year.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA,YUVAL BAGNO/MAARIV
Netanyahu to convene emergency meeting after holiday to discuss stone-throwing phenomenon in Jerusalem.
Police were searching the area for suspects.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Ya'alon's office: Murabitun and Murabatat create tension and violence, are directed by hostile Islamist organizations.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Contested enclave in excavation site was formerly open to public.
Jewish graves damaged in suspicious blaze on Mount of Olives.
Knesset speaker points out that he and his colleagues don't have authority to define borders and make peace.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has repeatedly stated that no distinction is made by the municipality between illegally built structures anywhere in the capital.
‘In Jerusalem’ takes a look inside the capital’s Arab neighborhoods beyond the barrier, a no-man’s-land in Jerusalem’s backyard.
By PEGGY CIDOR
The success stories of three Jerusalem-based start-ups.
By STEVE LINDE
Jerusalem lags behind other major cities in recycling sector.
By SHARON UDASIN
ECMO, works by removing blood from the persons body and artificially removing the carbon dioxide and oxygenating red blood cells.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
An attorney representing the activists suggested, as an alternative site, an abandoned army base in the Beit Zayit area, just west of the city, or Givat Ram, near the Hebrew University.
"As long as Israel is here, I think we are safe in Europe," says Finnish participant. "We have to stand with Israel for our own good."
MPs meet with Israeli counterparts, including Christian Allies Caucus chairman MK Robert Ilatov (Yisrael Beytenu), deputy chairman MK Yoel Hasson (Zionist Union) and MK Anat Berko (Likud).
Message conveyed as president holds reception for European bishops visiting Holy Land.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
“For He (the Son of Man) will be handed over to the Gentiles, and He will be mocked, insulted, spit on…”
By DAVID SMITH
The Masonic Forest Square in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley was inaugurated on September 18th at a ceremony attended by representatives of Masonic Lodges throughout Israel.
Abu Ghosh Vocal Music Festival offers a diverse range of sounds.
By BARRY DAVIS
The beating heart of Jerusalem seems to have shifted to the shuk.
By GOL KALEV
There are all kinds of intriguing synergies lined up for the five-day event.
My Little Factory, newly located on Hapalmah Street, offers high-end, environmentally friendly products for babies, children and mothers.
By YAEL BRYGEL
Doorways and windows have been lovingly and deftly renovated or replaced, and the original styles of the grilles over the windows have been refashioned.
Ephraim Even has compiled a compelling history of the Jerusalem Municipality in the late Ottoman era and afterward, particularly during 1917-1948.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Many scoffed when in 2008 Mayor Nir Barkat announced he wanted to turn the holy city into a ‘film capital.’ The opening of Cinema City and Yes Planet seems to have proved the skeptics wrong.
By HANNAH BROWN
Take a post-Yom Kippur spa day at Hamei Ga’ash.
By ILAN CHAIM
Hitorerut became a success story – from one seat in the 2008 elections to four seats in the 2013.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
As new buildings sprout across Jerusalem, the city is losing its gap-toothed smile.
By GIL ZOHAR
The high-speed train connecting Jerusalem and Tel Aviv is set to transform the demographics and character of the Holy City – offering both increased opportunity and threats to its traditional nature.
The Tel Aviv and Gush Dan districts (the Center) combined are home to 3.3 million residents, or 41 percent of the country’s population.
By YAIR ASSAF-SHAPIRA
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
Beit Harav Kook marks the religious giant’s 80th yahrzeit.
A nine-year project with 54 artists comes to its culmination at the Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art.
Speaking at a press conference with Acting Police Commisioner Asst.-Ch. Bentzi Sau in the Old City, Erdan praised the actions of police in recent days.
By BEN HARTMAN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
“It’s not natural, it’s not normal and the Torah called this thing an abomination," Amar says of homosexuality.
By JEREMY SHARON
Mass absenteeism occurs amid heated salary negotiations with CityPass
The struggle to keep Mount Herzl relevant to contemporary life.
10-year-old Russian volunteer unearths unprecedented find.
"The Saudi Initiative? Really Yair?" Bennett wrote. "We must not forget that a nation cannot occupy its own land."
By GIL HOFFMAN
Opposition MKs say shooting rock-throwers will only spark further escalation; Herzog calls for negotiations with Palestinians.
The ceremony, arranged by the Association of Americans and Canadians in Israel (AACI), took place at Shaar Hagai JNF Memorial Forest.
Media reported PM hoping to combine Likud with Kulanu, Yisrael Beytenu, Bayit Yehudi.
MKs: Appoint police commissioner now.
MDA called to scene after reports of strong smell of gas in building.
By JEREMY SHARON,BEN HARTMAN
Amid markedly heightened security, a cross-section of gay rights supporters expressed their hope that the lessons of the tragedy had been learned.
Matisyahu will join the closing events at the Jerusalem Sacred Music Festival on September 4.
As with many things in Jerusalem, the new initiative has created the possibility of a Shabbat war between the Haredi and non-Haredi political factions in the Jerusalem Municipal Council.
"If our freedom is taken bit by bit, there’s no chance our children will want to live here," says demonstrator.
Veteran American TV journalist, 81, talks politics during trip to Holy Land.
"The big money comes during Shabbat, so I’m losing everything," says store owner.
"I decided to join the coalition of Mayor Nir Barkat to lead the advancement of Jerusalem," says Lion.
Police: Shooting a criminal matter, not terrorist-related
The move is an apparent quid pro quo to appease haredi leadership and constituents who are appalled that a new multiplex in the capital is operating during Shabbat.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JEREMY SHARON
"It was really painful that somebody could feel that they could come, and using the name of their god, go ahead and hurt us," says victim.
The grapes of Psagot Winery produce 250,000 bottles of red and white wine.
By MEITAL SHARABI
Tel Aviv, Haifa and Jerusalem show off the best of the suds.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Fade to black.
By DAVID BRINN,GREER FAY CASHMAN
The Knesset seamlessly integrates people with disabilities among its 550 employees – and is teaching other government offices to do the same.
No matter how you spend in the holiday, I suggest you plan ahead and make reservations in advance.
By JOANNA SHEBSON
The greatest miracle in the history of the Jewish people is that we survived so many centuries living in exile, despite often dire circumstances.
By RABBI AVRAHAM BLAS
A different night out Jerusalem mother Tracey Shipley provides young adults with the opportunity to hang out in a safe, substance-free environment.
By NAAMA BARAK
Cultural events around the country.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Got a minute? Here's the week in review.
A nation that does not know its own history is doomed to fall into oblivion.
Some of us have a quirk about looking for things Jewish in anything.
If America has Sunday drivers, old ladies who only drive to church, Jerusalem has Succot un-handymen, middle-aged desk jockeys who only wield a hammer to construct their temporary dwellings.
By GIL TROY
These particular clowns came from Spain last week to protest Israeli policies next to what they describe as the Apartheid Wall near Jerusalem.
By LIAT COLLINS
Denying the existence of any historical Jewish structure on the Temple Mount is an integral part of the PA’s media machine.
By HARRY MOSKOFF
I ask you, dear readers of these words – can you conceive of desecrating the holy site with ammunition?
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ