Liberman: Gaza rockets are response to EU decision to remove Hamas from terror blacklist
Finance Committee approves funding for settlements despite objections by leftist politicians
Deputy A-G refuses to investigate Bennett for alleged Gaza war leak
Netanyahu promises to ‘vigorously’ oppose Palestinian moves at UN
Planting seeds for peace and health
'We have weak civil servants'
Health funds took in 9% more from supplementary health insurance in 2013
Ministry axes costly safe-sex video clip
WATCH: Israeli company develops smartphone for disabled
Tech Talk: Haredim in hi-tech
Watch out! You are being followed in the supermarket
Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among 14 cities to receive Bloomberg grants
Audience participation required
Dreidel challenge puts new spin on breaking a Guinness World Record
Jerusalem’s Bloomfield Science Museum lights up during Hanukka
Gentrified in Jaffa
Yellow-and-blue makes it seven straight
Mac TA cruises past Mac PT to cut gap from first place
Israel women’s basketball icon Liron Cohen retires
Glushko and Sela triumph for second straight year
CIA trains agents to avoid security screening at Ben-Gurion Airport, WikiLeaks document shows
Arab parties now close to a united list, MK says
Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick to run in Likud primaries
Lapid warns Netanyahu would cancel Haredi-IDF legislation
Hardline national-religious rabbis come out in support of Yishai’s new party
Tekuma: The cult of Orit Struck?
Syrian state media unveils IDF drone allegedly 'shot down'
Hamas conducts rocket tests in Gaza, drawing the attention of the Israeli military
IDF arrests knife-wielding Palestinian at West Bank checkpoint
Livni: The world listens to me
Price tag perpetrators sentenced to unprecedented 30 months in prison
Czech Jews protest invitation of Putin to Holocaust memorial
Jewish Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's son assaulted and robbed
A journey to Saskatchewan’s Jewish past
The Jewish roots of podcast sensation 'Serial'
PHOTO GALLERY: Jews, dignitaries worldwide mark third night of Hanukkah
WATCH: Palestinian cleric says husbands must know password for wives' Facebook accounts
Latest report on Mossad’s ‘Hezbollah spy’ says he gave up details of Burgas bombing
Syria says it shot down an Israeli drone near Golan
Price tag for Middle East chaos: $35 billion
Israel acknowledges upside of diplomacy with Iran, Obama says
The modern-day miracle of Israel
FOR ZION'S SAKE: Europe doesn't care about dead Jews
Poll dancing and wishful thinking
REALITY CHECK: Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett’s vision for the future is truly disturbing
Letters to the editor: Dec. 22, 2014
The last war but one
Why Fitch’s A+ gets a D
A love song for Jerusalem, sung in two genders
Grapevine: An international ‘Marriage’
This Week in Jerusalem: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
View from the hill
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Shabbat peace
Happily Eva After: The one in which I acted the turkey
Where the blind lead the sighted
Grapevine: Celebrating in sign
Campaign jockeying reveals growing cracks in haredi walls
Turkey and the Islamic State
Abandoning the diplomatic battlefield to our enemies
Ignoring strategic reality
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
The miraculous oil of the olive
‘The peace process is like rock and roll – it is never going to die’
A smiling survivor
La droite s'effrite
L'union fait la force
Hanin Zoabi persiste et signe
La conférence du JPost
L'Andalousie séfarade, sur le chemin du retour
La cuisine juive dans l'espace et le temps
Les bougies de Safed
Transmuer la terreur en lumière
Autopsie d'une fuite de pétrole
L’éléphant blanc de Tel-Aviv
La violence dans les communautés juives orthodoxes : venir à bout du tabou
Affaires de femmes ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Frappes en Syrie, Damas accuse Tsahal
Al-Sissi n’est pas Moubarak
Le temps joue en faveur de Téhéran
Ciblés parce que juifs
Procès Lee Zeitouni : suite et fin
Peu d’espoir pour Pollard
Le prochain bras de fer entre Israël et les Etats-Unis
WATCH: Santa distributes Christmas trees to Jerusalem residents
WATCH: Jerusalem Latin Patriarch leads mass in Gaza ahead of Christmas
Christmas in the Holy Land: Pilgrims and the Virgin Mary
Government halts Christmas Day conversions in India
Jewish influence on Christmas music
The Moshav Movement Honors KKL-JNF
KKL-JNF at the Diplomatic Conference
New Bike Single in Lahav Forest in the Negev
40,000 Cranes at the Winter Bird Festival
Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Sharing and Learning - German Forestry Students Intern with KKL-JNF
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
Nigerian Forestry Delegation Sees KKL-JNF Desert Afforestation First-hand
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
JNF USA Doctors Mission Connects to a Healthy Israel
KKL Brazil Holds Annual Gala Dinner in São Paulo
JNF Toronto Negev Dinner 2014 Honors Dr. Max Glassman
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
12.22.2014 | 30 Kislev, 5775
PM makes remarks at Hanukka candlelighting ceremony with IDF forces.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Defense Minister held an evaluation meeting with Central Command senior officers
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Palestinian television shows are discussing the political drama in Israel non-stop and are inciting the atmosphere.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Nathaniel Arami fell to his death while rappelling down from the 11th floor of a building at the construction site where he worked.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Israel dropped a spot from 36 to 37 out of 175 spots in the rankings since last year’s index and is ranked 24 out of 34 OECD countries.
By BEN HARTMAN
OECD sees Israel's economy recovering.
By NIV ELIS
Burger Ranch is reportedly in talks to sell 51 of its 72 remaining branches.
Local chief rabbi: There shouldn’t be Christian symbols in city but there’s no need to remove tree; Israeli-Arab writer: Decorations promote pluralism.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
In May the Claims Conference reached an agreement with Germany securing $1 billion in funding through 2017.
By SAM SOKOL
The festival celebrated the Zionist poet Rachel Bluwstein, known as Rachel the Poetess Rachel who was born in Russia.
A Jewish version of the wildly popular Christmas Elf on the Shelf toy, the doll and book set retells the Hanukka story and explains what it means to be a 'mensch.'
Born in Hamburg in 1923 to a German Jewish piano teacher mother and a Sicilian father, Giordano survived the Holocaust by hiding with his family in a cellar.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Irish rule out mentioning Israel at Holocaust ceremony.
By JERRY LEWIS
We must come home-- to the Synagogue, to Israel, to Judaism and to Torah. On that day, we too will finally be home.
By RABBI LAZER GURKOW
On Monday, armed assailants broke into a suburban Paris residence of a Jewish couple, raped the woman while her husband was kept at bay, and robbed the couple.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA,MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
According to Russian Jewish Congress this is the first attack on a Jew in Russia this year,
With the Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project, thousands of mothers worldwide flock to Holy Land to discover Jewish roots and identities.
By NOA AMOUYAL
“I think that it is just another proof that Ukraine is a normal multi-cultural society,” Ukrainian chief rabbi tells the Post.
Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein of the IFCJ calls for more engagement with the Christian world
Carnets de voyage d’une région d’Espagne qui cultive jalousement son patrimoine juif
By HÉLÈNE SCHOUMANN
« Dis-moi ce que tu manges, je te dirai d’où tu viens » : tour d’horizon des différentes cuisines juives à travers le monde.
By FELIX PEREZ
A l’heure où le peuple juif doit faire face à toutes sortes de menaces, le rêve de Yaacov nous rappelle que l’unité d’Israël est la clé de sa survie
By RAV CLAUDE DAVID ZAFFRAN
“Without KKL-JNF there would be no community settlement.”
The Shamir drillings in the Upper Galilee help Israel deal with its chronic water shortage. These three drillings, which provide critical support to Israeli agriculture in the north
By LEIBA CHAYA DAVID
Some three hundred ambassadors and diplomats from all over the world took part in the Jerusalem Post’s annual Diplomatic Conference, which addressed the political and security issues
The graduation ceremony for participants in the Rosh HaAyin Volunteer Firefighters’ Course took place at the end of November. Members of the volunteer unit and their families, fire station staff
Bike riding has become a very popular sport in Israel in recent years, and creating bike trails throughout the country is high on the KKL-JNF priority list.
The Winter Bird Festival held in the Galilee, Golan and Jezreel Valley region opened in Hula Lake Park with a formal ceremony and a concert by the Israel Chamber Orchestra. This annual event
A JNF USA Doctors for Israel Mission visited Israel from the USA for a week of tours, meetings with medical professionals and getting acquainted with KKL-JNF's diverse projects
“An unforgettable night” was how the Annual Gala Dinner held by KKL Brazil on the night of November 10th has been referred to.
The Yaakov Harari Recreation Area on the banks of the Besor River (Nahal HaBsor) was inaugurated at a ceremony attended by family members, friends, representatives of local communities and KKL-JNF
The Prime Minister of the Republic of Serbia, HE Aleksander Vucic, planted an olive tree in the Grove of Nations as a symbol of friendship between Israel and Serbia.
Kim Binder and Johannes Thomas are forestry students from Germany, both of whom came to Israel for a period of several months in order to learn about KKL-JNF's internationally acclaimed forestry work
Legendary comedian Martin Short performs at the JNF Toronto Negev Dinner 2014, in honor of Dr. Max Glassman.
KKL-JNF is world famous for its water management techniques and innovative methods of erosion provention and gully head control.
Young Ethiopian Israelis undergo a preparatory seminar at the Nes Harim Field and Forest Center for their heritage journey to Ethiopia in December.
The past month has been a very active and meaningful one for KKL-JNF Finland, which organized a number of diverse range of events focused on Israel and the environment
One of KKL-JNF's guiding principles is to share its professional environmental knowledge and expertise with countries throughout the world
Three hundred holocaust survivors from Amcha social clubs all over Israel got together for a day trip to KKL-JNF sites in southern Israel.
Björn Söder, who is a deputy speaker in the Swedish parliament, causes uproar among the country’s approximately 18,000 Jews.
By SAM SOKOL,JTA
Lawmaker's anti-Islam views have made him the target of death threats.
Congresswoman wanted to give some “substantive comments” to the president she told the Washington Free Beacon.
Ring came from machine at a Family Dollar store in Tulsa.
The omnibus bill full of measures to improve the relationship between Israel and the United States now goes to Obama for his signature.
By MICHAEL WILNER
The family of Mia Reeves, 27, said that they have contacted the police in England, the British Consulate in Tel Aviv, and EasyJet, the airline their daughter was flying.
CEO of store confirms plans to remove the toys.
Similar symbolic resolutions were passed in recent weeks with massive majorities in the British, Irish, and Spanish parliaments.
By HERB KEINON
The Green Leaf party has never made it into the Knesset in any of their previous 5 election campaigns.
Yesh Atid and former welfare minister Moshe Kahlon’s Koolanu party both tried unsuccessfully to draft Trajtenberg.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Bayit Yehudi leader: Don't give any of Land of Israel to Arabs; Steinitz calls to consider dismantling PA; Labor's Bar-Lev says Netanyahu to bring a binational state.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The last verse scheduled to be read on the 70th anniversary of Israel’s Declaration of Independence.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
African-American culinary historian Michael Twitty will discuss his unique life pathways at the Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival.
By AMY SPIRO
15-year-old allegedly punched his teacher in the stomach, knocking him to the ground.
In addition to the social protests, the Legal Forum for Israel also opposed the decision to grant Laor the prize due to his “extreme” political views and actions.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Ofer Tzabari was still on house arrest when he was placed under arrest for the new allegations.
Technion engineers Omri Elmalech and Ohad Rusnak build obedient robotic cart.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Former presidential candidate Abramowitz eyeing Energy Ministry
Alice Schlesinger fell out with the Israel Judo Association following the London 2012 Olympics, with both sides failing to agree on her training regime.
By ALLON SINAI
Whoever would have thought that Israeli rugby would make it to the 3rd round of the World Rugby Cup.
By DAVID E. KAPLAN AND LES GLASSMAN
Rabbi of holy site says established ceremony in the men’s section brings people closer to Judaism and unites the Jewish people in Israel.
By JEREMY SHARON
Shin Bet says that the suspects from the Lehava group, who range in age from 18-22, confessed to the attack against the Hebrew-Arabic school, but attorneys say confession coerced.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Would-be bank robbers, aged 12 and 13, were remanded into custody.
Ben Eliezer rescinded his presidential candidacy in June after police announced an investigation that he wrongfully accepted funds.
By NATHAN WISE,GIL HOFFMAN
The party's slogan will be "a large Jewish home (Bayit Yehudi's meaning) is needed against all the Left."
If the list wins the election and forms the next government. Herzog would serve the first two years and Livni the remainder of the term.
Ruben Marial Benjamin was the third of four new ambassadors who presented credentials on Wednesday.
Many students end up giving up on the long drive home and forfeit their right to vote, student leader says.
Thousands of cubic meters of oil spill near Kibbutz Ketura; representative of Ministry of the Environment says will take months if not years to rehabilitate the area.
By BEN HARTMAN,REUTERS
The unit took part in Operation Protective Edge in Gaza this summer.
The incident occurred in the Rami Levi supermarket near Maale Adumim.
The issue of discrimination against Sephardi children in the haredi sector is an extremely sensitive issue and has led to severe societal unrest following state intervention.
“I do not think that yeshiva students studying Torah should go to prison. This was not to my liking,” PM says during press conference.
Faction leaders will met with Knesset Speaker Yulie Edelstein tomorrow to decide on the election date. March 10, 17, 24 are the likely options.
Outer wall of the synagogue was spray painted with the comment "In a place where a Jewish state bill bill will be legislated books will be burned," and a pile of burnt books left at the site.
Committee rejects punishing parents of stone-throwers.
Move satisfies one of three Histadrut demands ahead of planned strike.
By NIV ELIS,Lidar Gravé-Lazi
20% increase of HIV carriers among immigrants from the former Soviet Union and minorities.
57,000 Palestinian workers employed in Israel today legally and 34,000 work in Israel illegally.
World AIDS Day to be held on Monday.
Sources close to PM say he has not ruled out maintaining his current coalition if he receives firm commitments for greater discipline.
A new museum in Warsaw commemorates the country’s millennium-long Jewish history that has been overshadowed by the Holocaust
By MICHAL LEVERTOV
'On the first night of Hanukka in the year 5732 by the Jewish calendar, in our cell there was a candle burning on the table, just as there was for Jews around the world’
By YOSEF BEGUN
In a three-part series, the historical and notable attractions of the cities of Weimar, Dresden and Leipzig will be explored
By IRVING SPITZ
Durex says getting tested for HIV on a regular basis is part of the solution to combating AIDS.
By CAROLINE FRANK
The Sinai-based Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, which is behind many attacks, swore allegiance to Islamic State last month.
The new documents show that Israel has been doing more than simply treating wounded Syrian civilians in hospitals.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Reports surfaced on Sunday of 31--year-old Gill Rosenberg's capture by Islamic State fighters.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YOSSI MELMAN
Gill Rosenberg, 31,said last week on Facebook that she was no longer updating her page because she was headed to an area without internet.
By YOSSI MELMAN
In Ireland, fried jelly doughnuts go well with a pint of Guinness, and Irish expats in Israel continue to celebrate Hanukka in this way.
The major discrimination against women in Israel has to do with divorce.
By REUVEN HAMMER
‘And Jacob kissed Rachel, and he lifted up his voice and he wept’ (Genesis 29:11)
By SHLOMO RISKIN
When we look at the story of the festival of Hanukka, we cannot help but wonder.
By RABBI SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
Hanukka presents an opportunity to reflect on the last 12 months, during which Israel and world Jewry have experienced traumatic times.
By RABBI WARREN GOLDSTEIN
The story of the sale of Joseph begins this week and continues over the next few weeks.
The Israeli government and local media should send an unequivocal message that Gunness’s boycott call is an unacceptable attempt to intimidate a reputable newspaper.
By JPost Editorial
The relationship between the Jewish People and Eretz Yisrael is a fundamental component of Judaism.
By MOSHE DANN
The story of Jews in the Soviet Union did not end when communism fell; in many ways, their story was just beginning; it’s our responsibility to keep it alive
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
In this week’s Torah portion, we read about Ya’acov’s journey back from Haran after 20 years of labor.
If the Jews are to prevail in the Arabs’ war against them it is essential that they accurately differentiate misleading red herrings from real root causes.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
This year Jewish communities are having a serious discussion about Hanukkah becoming Christmas