Ya'alon tells defense conference that Hamas 'did not intend to launch war'
PLO official says Netanyahu speech full of 'hate language and slander'
Full text of Prime Minister Netanyahu's UN speech
Bibi'yonce: Campaign urges Netanyahu to 'put a border on it'
Poll shows less Palestinians support Hamas, new intifada against Israel
Special Knesset Finance C'tee team to ensure damages paid to residents of South
US disagrees with Netanyahu on Iran, ISIS and Hamas
Likud bigwig waits until after Jewish holidays to complete political appointments
Absence of Rabbi Amar, non-haredim at Shas rally reflects challenges facing party in post-Yosef era
Yom Kippur fast doubles risk of early delivery in pregnant women, study shows
Rotation system for senior Health Ministry, hospital administrators approved after 14-year delay
Researchers identify functional link between memory of taste and circumstances of tasting
Updated list of carcinogens released by Health Ministry
Hapoalim launches BankApp competition
Eilat Eilot Off Grid Hub to open in the Arava
Cabinet approves NIS 1.5 billion ‘Gateway to Jerusalem’
Arab Israeli high-tech incubator raises $4.5 million
From Chicago to Herzliya
Dance Review: Lyon Dance Biennale
A musical island of indie stability
Archaeological findings shed light on massive 363 CE earthquake at Hippos in Galilee
Tough road ahead for Hapoel Jerusalem in Eurocup
Barda bombardment gives Beersheba precious win
Mac TA embarrassed by Flamengo in Brazil
Israeli gymnasts claim silver medal in Worlds in Turkey
Rivlin confident that police will emerge stronger from organizational turmoil
Postal Service issues commemorative stamp for Rabbi Ovadia Yosef
Police investigating falling death as possible nationalistic murder
Israeli ship to unload cargo in Los Angeles after anti-Israel protest
International crowdfunding campaign to build Third Temple raises over $100,000
Sharansky predicts further growth in Ukrainian aliyah
In Ukraine, Jews mark vastly different new years
Internet companies, ADL release 'cyberhate' guidelines
Iranian nuclear physicist killed by Revolutionary Guard, not Israel, relative claims
US-led raids in Syria kill civilians working at grain silos
Turkish activist that participated in Marmara flotilla killed in US strike while fighting IS
Hezbollah: Islamists trying to spread battle to Lebanon
Iranians launch 'Add Iran To Twitter' campaign
The same but different
Looted treasures or hidden assets
Building world peace, locally
No holds barred: Abbas the moderate
Why is Adolf Hitler popular in India?
Tikkun olam in Hebrew
Report from the battlefield
Report from the battlefild
Comfort from calvin
Grumpy Old Man: Objecting conscientiously
Veterans: The man behind the curtain
This Week in History: Violence in the Old City as new tunnel opens
The High Holy Days, 1966
Grapevine: The ambassador’s ambucycle
Five notable new developments in Jerusalem over the past year
Pride in the streets
Wading Through Widowhood: Magic in a microphone
Sounds of the forest
A season up in the air
Grapevine: Hello, Aliza
It’s time to revive Netanyahu’s ‘economic peace’
The world needs to listen to Sisi on IS
Voting blindly on war and peace in Gaza
Still strange bedfellows: Human evil and human progress
פֶסְטִיבַל שֶקְסְפִּיר הַבֵּינְלְאוּמִי
Natan Sharansky on Jewish Peoplehood: 'The family has become tighter'
Apple pastries for the holidays
In Pictures: A year in review
Muslim NFL player penalized for praying after touchdown
New Year greeting: Growing up
Israeli makes it to US ‘Big Brother’ finale
Bringing a Spanish-Israeli flair for flamenco to Suzanne Dellal
Stephen Hawkings admits he is as an atheist
La chemita : restaurer les traditions
Mollo avec le miel cette année
Pommes de discorde
Le stade flambant neuf de la capitale, nouveau fief de l’Hapoel Jerusalem
Oh les filles, oh les filles…
Revisiter le sionisme
Préserver l’héritage des Juifs de Tunisie
Ton peuple sera mon peuple
Retour sur l’opération Bordure protectrice : décryptage de la situation moyen-orientale
Les petites phrases d’Yigal Palmor
Malgré quelques revers, l’Etat islamique se porte bien
Israël et la « coalition virtuelle » contre le Hamas
David Azrieli, 1922-2014
Dimanche 13 juillet
Deux familles, une histoire
Il était une fois en Israël
Les rêves déçus de Gabi
Coup de théâtre de fin d’année
Boucler la boucle
Sondage : la victoire de Tsahal à Gaza
New Mental Health Center for Jerusalem’s Herzog Hospital
Remembering Those who Perished in the 9/11 Terror Attacks
500 Christians for Israel Plant Trees in the Galilee
Canadian Young Leadership Solidarity Mission to Israel
Central America Celebrates Independence at the Rabin Center
European Parliament Member Bastiaan Belder Tours the Negev
KKL-JNF Helps Chile Deal with the Gall Wasp Pest
KKL-JNF and Fair Planet in Ethiopia–Seeds of Hope
Care of the Forests Continues Even in a Sabbatical Year
Nevatim Celebrates 60 Years and Dedicates a New Reservoir
Mexican Parliamentarians Visit the Biofilter for Urban Runoff in Kfar Saba
European Leadership Conference 2014 - Brussels, Belgium
The KKL-JNF Europe Young Leadership Conference
KKL-JNF Office Opens in New Zealand
KKL-JNF Leaders at ELC meet with the EU Parliament
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
Ma’alot 360 Scholarship Recipients from Australia Tour Israel
09.30.2014 | 6 Tishri, 5775
Before leaving for the UN General Assembly in NY, FM tells Army Radio that he cannot recall a time at the forum when the Palestinian conflict has taken a back seat to such an extent as now.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Prime Minister's first meeting of trip to be with Indian PM Narendra Modi.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Non-involvement in cases concerning Kenya, Egypt, Libya indicate International Criminal Court might decide not to investigate Palestinian complaints against Jewish state, says legal expert.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah said recently that donor countries had warned him not to pay salaries to Hamas’ 40,000 civil servants.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Regional Council says it believes the five buildings can be retroactively legalized even though they are on private Palestinian property.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign says it is standing by its decision to withdraw Steven Salaita's professorship over his pro-Palestine anti-Israel tweets.
Small arms fire originates from battles between Assad regime and rebels near the Israeli border; IDF says it is investigating the circumstances of the incident.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Company to pay 5% tax rate for ten years.
By NIV ELIS
PM thanks BoI for its "seriousness and professionalism...in maintaining the stability of economy."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Finance Minister Yair Lapid, at opening, reiterates vow not to raise taxes.
By GLOBES,NIV ELIS
The pilgrims will be the first to use the brand new, state-of-the-art arena.
By ARIEL COHEN
The greater Miami region – home to the bulk of South Florida’s half a million Jews – is preparing to usher in a Shabbat of megalithic proportions.
By SIMON APFEL, SPECIAL TO THE JERUSALEM POST
Clinton and her husband Marc Mezvinsky welcome Charlotte Clinton Mezvinsky.
US president reaffirmed the "friendships and bonds that keep us strong, including our unshakeable alliance with the State of Israel."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
More than four thousand farmers and agricultural producers have technically sold their land and signed up to a series of stipulations.
By JEREMY SHARON
As Rosh Hashana approaches, it's a good idea to get in touch with one's inner self
By YONATAN GORDON
Approximately 250 elderly Jews being cared for by Hesed have left Donetsk; it is hard for elderly to leave where they live and come to new places.
By SAM SOKOL
European Jewish Association cites 80% intermarriage rate among continent's Jewish communities.
‘And Moses and the Kohanim-Levites spoke to all of Israel, saying: Be attentive and hearken, O Israel, this day you have become a nation until the Lord your God’ (Deut. 27:9).
By SHLOMO RISKIN
Rabbi Haim Joseph David Azulay claimed that since outsiders can never truly know if a sinner has repented, the court has no basis for leniency.
By SHLOMO BRODY
Cameron: Disagreement with Israeli policy should never be confused with any weakening of our commitment to the Jewish state.
By JERRY LEWIS
“The Israeli artists that we bring to Berlin every year are so special, and the Germans really enjoy them,” host says.
By MAYA SHWAYDER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
Journalist and talk show host Geraldo Rivera said he never saw a funeral with more laughter.
With just over six weeks to go, the project is starting to take shape, as team Toronto heads into the final stretch.
KKL-JNF, together with ambassadors to Israel from Central America, held a gala reception at the Rabin Center in honor of Central American countries' 193rd anniversary of their independence from Spain
A ceremony for the new mental health center, donated by Dr. Max and Gianna Glassman and other friends of JNF Canada in Toronto, took place yesterday at the Herzog Hospital in Jerusalem.
European Parliament member Bastiaan Belder, who hails from the Netherlands, has been paying a visit to Israel, meeting with local dignitaries and touring KKL-JNF sites in the Negev in the wake of
“The sights we saw on that terrible day will not be forgotten and the accounts of its heroism will remain in our hearts,” said US Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro at this year’s memorial ceremony
500 members of Christians United for Israel (CUFI) come to Israel on a solidarity mission. On Thursday September 11, the group planted trees at the Golani planting center in the Upper Galilee.
The Druze Sons’ Trail race was held on Mount Carmel in memory of the 398 fallen IDF soldiers who belong to Israel’s Druze community.
Growing plants and keeping Israel green is both a science and an art. KKL-JNF's three tree and plant nurseries, which are located in the country's southern, northern and central regions
"We Came to Empathize and Assist"
After a week in Israel as the guest of the Volcani Agricultural Research Institute and KKL-JNF, forest engineer Claudia Munoz from the Chile Ministry of Agriculture departed on Sept. 6
The New Year will bring the sabbatical (shmita) year to Israel. Every seven years, the People of Israel are commanded to cease their agricultural activities and let the land lie fallow. Over the year
A 24-year-old suspect from Kfar Kara, in the Wadi Ara region of central Israel, is being questioned by police.
The “sky is the limit” in Israeli-Indian relations, Netanyahu told his counterpart Narendra Modi on Sunday.
By HERB KEINON
Einat Zamir was run over by a car when she crossed at a crosswalk and severely injured.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
While Islamic State’s advance on the Kurdish enclave in Syria is currently frozen, the city remains a thorn in the jihadist group’s side.
By JONATHAN SPYER
Surprisingly buoyant, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sits down with ‘the Post’ and extols policy-making based on looking at the region as it truly is, without wishful thinking.
Each holiday season the issue of food insecurity rises to the top of the public agenda as hundreds of thousands of households lack food for the holidays.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
40%: Islamic State endangers Israel's existence; Arabs found to be significantly more satisfied than Jews.
By GIL HOFFMAN
More immigrants came from France than any other country this year.
Six hundred new medical technologies proposed for inclusion in basket.
"When only Jews are not allowed on the Mount because of rioting [by Arabs], the Muslims are getting exactly what they want," Likud MK says.
Employer will be required to appoint a representative on its behalf to ensure proper representation and implementation of the law.
Government approves $1.3b. investment plan for Sderot and Gaza border towns; Prime minister: We must maintain our responsible economic policy.
“I love representing Israel abroad and helping ensure that the truth will come out,” Likud MK says.
The new regulation does not cover the use of the carts for tourism purposes.
By SHARON UDASIN
Ophir Awards ceremony was held for the first time in Ashdod to show support for the cities in the south of the country that were hit hard by Gaza rockets over the summer.
By HANNAH BROWN
The 1,200-year-old siddur, to be displayed in the museum’s “Book of Books” exhibition, is around 50 pages long, written in Hebrew and still in its original binding.
By FELICITY KAY
In Israel, chief municipal rabbis were able to perform conversions until the late 1990s, when the authority was centralized to the chief rabbinate; Currently there are just four conversion courts.
Award-winning filmmaker Eytan Fox is helming the biopic of the internationally popular Israeli singer who committed suicide in Paris at age 28.
Decision marks major victory for Palestinian residents of Isawiya and A-Tur neighborhoods.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Knesset Speaker will continue from Czech Republic to Oslo for world convention of parliamentary speakers.
Senior rabbinical judges in UK say may not recognize Israeli conversions if proposals approved.
International Fellowship of Christians and Jews donates NIS 11 million to underprivileged ahead of holiday.
By LIDAR GRAVE-LAZI
Jewish law stipulates that a man must willingly grant a bill of divorce, or get, to his wife, and that she must willingly accept it, in order for the marriage to be dissolved.
According to MK Yogev, the salaries of local security officers are in danger of being cut, which will leave border towns exposed to threats.
The companies will bear the cost of segments in the transmission system used only for export.
Notes published on social networks; Rabbi of site describes the act as “the desecration of a holy place.”
Foundation of Odessa-born Jewish tycoon will donate $20 million to scientific initiative at the university.
Despite having endured many trials and tribulations, Zimbabwe-born singer and instrumentalist
Stella Chiweshe has never lost faith in the healing power of music.
By BARRY DAVIS
Former Arkansas governor called on supporters of the Jewish state to join him on October 5th, for a “Stand with Israel” rally he is cosponsoring in Washington DC.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,GIL HOFFMAN
The spiritual longing for a more just and beautiful world
has always been the soul of Judaism
By MICHA ODENHEIMER
A new book presents evidence that Israeli women’s liberty is being threatened by deepening religious extremism.
By JANICE WEIZMAN
By HAIM WATZMAN
Rosh Hashana always portends new beginnings and fresh opportunities: “This day the world was born,” or at least the world beckons with possibilities of rebirth and renewal.
Olga Avigail and Avishai Fisch’s show at Jerusalem’s Piyut Festival is influenced by hassidic music and Polish strains.
The aircraft may have mistaken the grain storage areas for an Islamic State base, says the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Zafar Bhatti worked to protect the human rights of the country's beleaguered Christian minority.
Mirza Dinnayi, a senior Yazidi leader and a former adviser on minority affairs to the Iraqi president speaks at conference in Herzliya.
White House expressed concern over such transfers in justifying the pace of its arming of moderate Syrian groups.
By MICHAEL WILNER
In a collection of Maimonides’s responsa published by Joshua Blau, a complicated life unfolds.
By RENÉE LEVINE MELAMMED
In order to make the most of Rosh Hashana, we must prepare to make improvements in the new year.
By RABBI LAZER GURKOW
Mistranslated as “repentance,” teshuva really means “return” – a return to God and, more importantly, a return to the person we are meant to be.
By AHARON E. WEXLER
The Hebrew word for life, hayyim, is a plural noun; the “soul of life” is the God who resides within each of us, the essence of our personalities to whom we must return.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
50 years ago this week Lyndon Johnson told the nation, “We don’t want our American boys to do the fighting for Asian boys. We don’t want to... get tied down in a land war in Asia.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
Lessons from the Wright Brothers and Apple Mac.
By WARREN GOLDSTEIN
In the wake of the Scottish referendum vote, Scottish Jews breathe a sigh of relief.
By KENNETH COLLINS
I realized that I had received a tremendous wake-up call less than two weeks prior to Rosh Hashana.
By JONATHAN ROSENBLUM
May the New Years – the plural is not a typo – bring blessing, joy and peace to the Jewish people, and the entire world.
By STEWART WEISS
For those farming in the land of Israel, shmita may present a very specific set of challenges, though of course the rabbis also provided for plenty of ways around this.
By DEBBIE YOUNG-SOMERS
Prayer takes on special meaning in Elul as we move toward Rosh Hashana, which celebrates the birthday of the world.
By DVORA WAYSMAN
As Scotland looks to leave the United Kingdom, the Jewish population residing there may have to do the same.
By ELLIS SIMPSON
The directive is now in final form, but has been held up in the Prime Minister’s Office because of the current budget debate.
By SETH FARBER
Moshe Rabbeinu notes two choices: one being Am Yisrael choosing loyalty to G-d and the second being G-d’s choice of Am Yisrael as a “chosen people.”
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
A story of tefillin, Tehillim and ‘tilim’ – phylacteries, psalms and rockets.
By YOSEF MENDELEVICH
Excuses won’t bring the slain back to life. Vigilance beforehand can prevent murder.
By JPost Editorial
The Court of Appeals has reaffirmed that the First Amendment’s guarantee of a person’s right to free exercise of religion is entitled to the very highest level of constitutional protection.
By DANIEL BERMAN,BRENDA BREUER,AWI FEDERGRUEN
Commercial interests have trampled the Jewish day of rest; Two lawmakers hope to use the law to encourage cultural activities and discourage commercial activities.
It is not up to American Jewry or the American government to force this decision upon a sovereign democratic nation amid the growing scourge of rising radical Islamism on all of its sides.
By ERIC R. MANDEL
This entire episode in Jewish communal life only reinforces the need for a meaningful planning process involving Jewish leadership from around the world.
By STEPHEN G. DONSHIK
The finance minister will ultimately find himself going back on his word as the government seeks extra revenue source.
By JEFF BARAK
The narrative of “young” and “encircled” also feeds the view that Israel is a temporary state. Despite almost 70 years of existence many seem to question Israel’s future.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
It is mortifying that they fell prey to monsters whose motives they would have been ready and willing to understand.
By RUTHIE BLUM
Obama took an important first step toward eradicating Islamic State at the NATO summit. Now the momentum must be maintained.
part of the Africa Israel Investments Group led by international businessman Lev Leviev, will present 7 leading projects on the The Israel Real Estate Exhibition in New York on Sep 14-15, 2014
By AFRICA ISRAEL