Hamas, Islamic Jihad call for Palestinians to step up 'resistance' against Israel after shooting
Rivlin calls for crackdown on terrorism in Jerusalem
Exclusive: Palestinian minors indicted for attempted suicide bombing on IDF courthouse
Islamic Jihad: Glick incited death of Abu Khdeir, he got what he deserved
PA chief: Closing of Temple Mount tantamount to declaration of war
ISIS, Iran top agenda of US-Israel consultation
‘Post’ poll finds significant drop in Israelis’ view of Obama
Israel recalls ambassador to Stockholm after Sweden's decision to recognize Palestinian state
Kerry calls anonymous insult a 'disgraceful' setback
Rx for Readers: Shining bright from the water pipe
Hadassah union chief blasts management
Health minister launches pilot for mammographies from age 40 and not 50
Bill to allow singles and same-sex couples to make surrogacy agreements passes on first reading
Energy Ministry must implement, enforce energy-saving policies, report reveals
Shapira: Transportation national plan, updates of railway system necessary
Knesset plenary passes bill eliminating free plastic bags in first reading
Five scientific balloons to launch simultaneously Wednesday in Israel, Europe
Tel Aviv U. launches fuel substitutes accelerator
Bringing jazz home
A happy cello fellow
More than nine lives
Mekel released from Mavs, awaits to learn fate
Mac TA back in second with Ashdod rout; Acre upsets Ra’anana
Big buzzer-beating victory for Jerusalem
First Israel baseball academy could be a real game-changer
Settler leader accuses state of caving to pressure, delaying building of 5th Jewish West Bank city
Grapevine: Poles and Jews – A symbiotic relationship
EXCLUSIVE: Israel to provide aid to displaced Ukrainian Jews
This land is our land
Jewish Agency board of governors feuds with Eckstein
‘It all emanated from Poland’
105-year-old ‘British Schindler’ receives Czech honor
Senior army source: Western rush to work with radical Shi'ites to fight Islamic State a 'mistake,'
Noble Prize winner Malala Yousafzai reportedly donating $50,000 to Gaza schools
Tunisia’s Islamists learned from the Muslim Brotherhood’s failure in Egypt
Egypt begins Gaza border evacuation to create security buffer
Hamas-hired civil servants receive long-awaited wage from Palestinian unity government
Revisiting the peace process: Jordan-Israeli relations
As I See It: The academic intifada
The POSTman Knocks Twice: Statesmen and politicians - Why we mourn Yitzhak Rabin
On chicken droppings and lame duck Obama’s plans for Israel
Jerusalem: Between Ferguson and Damascus
Bellow’s Broadway blunder
A storm in a pudding cup
The ‘Israelis’ of Uganda
Hot off the Arab press
Pumpkin with Mediterranean panache
The taste of the desert
Confronting cancer Part 1
Project manager by day, world champion weightlifter by night
Grapevine: Maskit at Mamilla
This week in Jerusalem
It’s a lot more than Greek to her
Astrology for the week of October 31, 2014
Wading Through Widowhood: Back to work
Mixing and matching
The high poverty rate and other Israeli myths
Green Lines and Red Lines
Is Israel safer Than America?
Sacrificing for a dignified life on Earth: Israel, justice and human redemption
A song for Cheshvan: 'The Eucalyptus Grove'
הָאַרְכִיוֹן שֶל רוֹמַן וִישְנִיָאק
Coming of age?
Growing pains: the children of trauma
Grapevine: Synagogue spirit
Indian vs Pakistani cuisine
A potent musical force
Keeping it fresh
In the mood for oud
Pampered into peace of mind
Sheba : rééducation high-tech pour les soldats de Tsahal
Des Arabes israéliens rejoignent l’Etat islamique
Vers une 3e intifada ?
Un pied dans le monde du travail israélien
Huster dans la peau du père d’Anne Frank
Ce vieux pays résolument moderne
1909-1942 : onze femmes, un destin
Depuis 30 ans, Haïfa fait son cinéma
La nouvelle mode ? Le radicalisme
Egypte : cherche alliés désespérément…
Netanyahou sort les griffes pour Jérusalem
Coalition américaine contre l’Etat islamique : quel rôle pour les pays arabes ?
Il est temps de changer de partenaire
David Azrieli, 1922-2014
Dimanche 13 juillet
Deux familles, une histoire
Coalition : gare aux dérapages !
Une gauche en perte de repères
Bennett : le vent en poupe
Et tu choisiras la vie
An Israeli Halloween
While threats to Israel surge, so does Christian Zionism, says CUFI’s Hagee
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan in Jerusalem on private pilgrimage, meets Netanyahu
Church in east Jerusalem besieged by chronic attacks, harassment
Bethlehem Bible College – purveyor of anti-Israel propaganda
Free Schach Distribution in Honor of Sukkot
Covenant of Brothers, Covenant of Life
Celebrating the New Year in KKL-JNF Parks and Forests
International Cleanup Day in Ashkelon
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
Cleanup Day Activities in Central Israel
International Cleanup Day: Cleaning Together in Northern Israel
Care of the Forests Continues Even in a Sabbatical Year
Nevatim Celebrates 60 Years and Dedicates a New Reservoir
A Successful Annual Fundraising Event for KKL Milan
Der Wienerwald in Israel - The Vienna Woods in Israel
AFTER DAYS OF WAR, GIVING KIDS A CHANCE TO BE KIDS
European Leadership Conference 2014 - Brussels, Belgium
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
10.31.2014 | 7 Heshvan, 5775
Netanyahu challenged the US by saying that Israel would continue to build in all parts of Jerusalem.
By HERB KEINON
Balad MKs Jamal Zehalka, Haneen Zoabi and United Arab list head Ibrahim Sarsur sing Palestinian national anthem at event.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The cult film director was interrupted in the middle of his master class at the 31st Jerusalem Film Festival.
By HANNAH BROWN
Finance Committee meets to discuss 0% VAT but still hasn’t approved compensation for Gaza war damage.
By NIV ELIS
Though the AG has given the bill the go ahead, the Knesset Legal advisor has warned that the bill may not pass muster at the Supreme Court.
The bill had faced legal challenges for making the benefits more easily obtainable for those who had served in the army or national service.
Israel Allies Foundation President and former tourism minister Rabbi Benny Elon said the MPs represent millions of Israel supporters from around the world.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The cabinet has approved an initial budget of NIS 187m that is expected to be matched on a two-to-one basis by Diaspora communities.
By SAM SOKOL
Netanyahu confident despite expected criticism from Likud activists at the upcoming Likud central committee meeting in rocket-stricken Ashkelon.
Responding to rumor from LA, Oren said he was "busy defending Israel in international media and had no comment on the political sphere.”
Edelstein says event to spread the word about women's rights in Israel; Merkel, Clinton to be invited.
PM also faces criticism from right-wing MKs inside Likud ahead of a potential agreement with Hamas to formally end the standoff.
Party activists are urging ministers to step down in order to allow new MKs to enter political arena.
Lawmakers speak to parliamentary aides visiting Israel from nine European states for StandWithUs-backed conference.
Carmel Shama-Hacohen no longer MK, to be ambassador to OECD and UNESCO, will be replaced by Yisrael Beytenu's Alex Miller.
Balad MK's lawyers say they weren't given minimal information about the investigation for alleged incitement and insulting a public servant.
The legislation was proposed by Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee chairman Ze'ev Elkin (Likud).
Bills to re-arrest terrorists, end tuition subsidies to draft-dodgers pass; Calls to cut PA funding; ‘This is against deals we made,’ Arab lawmaker says
MKs lash out at US efforts to pressure Israel into Gaza cease-fire; opposition head Herzog: Battle with Obama hurts Israel.
Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee chairman says senior IDF officers must report to ministers more often.
Leaders on the Right call for ministers to vote against newest push for peace with Hamas, saying that "we must not give in to terror."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Stricter gun control, requiring regular psychological tests for gun-owners, was voted into law with no opposition Tuesday night.
Legislation advances banning convicts from being ministers for 14 years.
Yesh Atid asks for Knesset summer recess to be delayed until operation in Gaza ends.
Peres-Rivlin : la passation de pouvoir marque un changement de style.
There are about 1,000 well-baby clinics around the country, of which 43 percent are owned and run by the ministry in municipal facilities.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Reuven Rivlin is expected to bring very different qualities to his post than his predecessor.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Likud power player Yariv Levin is happy to leave the chairmanship of a volatile, "irresponsible" coalition behind, ahead of what is sure to be a stormy winter in the Knesset.
Committee to discuss Hamas, Hezbollah, PA, other pressing issues with US officials.
Deputy Religious Services Minister Eli Ben-Dahan denies claims despite complaints by several heads of local authorities that Bayut Yehudi delegates were being forced upon them.
By JEREMY SHARON
Lawmakers from opposition and coalition overwhelmingly vote in favor of upholding ban of Balad MK.
Final passage of bill will not be simple, as it was opposed both by religious and women’s rights groupss
The purpose of the bill is to give the ministry the tools to deal with errant rabbis, and remove them from their positions if necessary.
The bill was approved late Monday night with 39 members voting in favor and four abstaining, and will now be advanced to the Knesset House Committee for a second and third reading.
By SHARON UDASIN
In his first speech to the legislature as president, Rivlin speaks out against racism, calls for civil discourse in society and Knesset at its winter session opening ceremony.
MKs are already to begin discussing some of the more controversial issues of the day.
Ministers approve Bayit Yehudi measure to allow 61 MKs to re-pass annulled bills for four years; Livni: This damages us as a Jewish and democratic state.
Stop threatening elections, Bennett tells counterparts.
Netanyahu says at his birthday party that Israel does not need new elections.
MK Ghattas says that "unlike IDF, Islamic State doesn't commit crimes against humanity," echoing Zoabi's statements.
Road interchange may threaten what some say is the last meaningful green lung in the capital.
If the budget is not authorized by March 31, the Knesset will be dissolved and an election will be called.
Journalist's "100 Days of Transparency" project raised almost NIS 160,000 to follow lawmakers who "love darkness" and "resist transparency."
Edelstein criticized Cairo, the donor conference's host, for not inviting Israel, saying that it would have been more effective if Israeli representatives were there.
This new forum shows the importance Bayit Yehudi places on English speaking immigrants,” forum chairman Jeremy Saltan says.
Balad file petition against six-month ban from Knesset, calling it a violation of her free speech.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
NIS 310 million transferred to help Holocaust survivors.
The Knesset speaker told Austrian President Fischer that a good agreement is possible.
Lawmakers called for politicians to publicly reject neo-Nazism, for member states to focus on prevention through education.
According to Israeli-Arab legislator Israel and IS, "make similar things happen, using different means."
MKs on Right say High Court violated separation of powers, Left-wing politicians say migrant policy violated human rights.
Employer will be required to appoint a representative on its behalf to ensure proper representation and implementation of the law.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
“I love representing Israel abroad and helping ensure that the truth will come out,” Likud MK says.
Knesset member says the new budget is taking away money for government services in order to support the 0-VAT plan.
Gideon Sa'ar makes surprise announcement at holiday toast stating intentions to leave the gov't and the Knesset; says it's for family; Likudniks say it's politics.
By GIL HOFFMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
The Likud MK points out that, currently, only the head of the Shin Bet is required by law to appear before the Knesset Subcommittee on Intelligence, four times per year.
Two weeks ago, Israel Chemicals announced plans to close its magnesium factory in 2017, which employs 550 people.
Peretz says government plan would be disastrous for environment
The use of e-cigs would be prohibited in public locations, just like tobacco products themselves, if the bill passes.
The constitution would give Bennett unprecedented power in the party's institutions and enable him to hand pick three candidates in realistic slots for the next Knesset.
Knesset committee passes measure seeking to put an end to the phenomenon of duplicate and fake party memberships.
Potential partnership could be informal bond such as former Likud Beytenu or deal in which Bennett would serve as Netanyahu's foreign minister in next government.
Lapid vows to help residents of South, increase defense budget, but not raise taxes, saying Israeli citizens "are not a cow that can keep being milked."
Security adviser says Hamas was dealt hardest blow ever during Gaza operation.
NSC chief Cohen: Hamas dealt harder blow than ever before; opposition MKs continue to question wisdom of politicians investigating other politicians.
Labor gathered signatures to hold special parley during summer recess on "socioeconomic situation," Lapid's zero VAT plan and violence among Israeli Arabs.
Lahav 433 investigators say there is evidence Balad MK incited violence against Israeli-Arab police officers; Danon: Ban her from leaving country so she doesn't run away to Qatar.
Knesset Speaker Edelstein said he was "a bit embarrassed" by the heckling during Cameron's speech to the Knesset, but that the British PM took it in stride.
The finance minister for the most part stayed out of the fray while the operation was taking place, but has since been unrestrained.
Even with relative quiet during the current ceasefire, lawyer says that many of the workers do not believe that quiet will persist.
Yesh Atid MK Lipman most socially-minded in coalition, Finance Committee chairman ranked last; Meretz drops from first place.
Naftali Bennett has broadened his party’s appeal from the national religious settler heartland to the urban secular right and the young.
By LESLIE SUSSER
As the Syrian civil war spills over Lebanon’s border, Hezbollah finds itself facing a formidable Sunni threat.
By JONATHAN SPYER
Knesset Children’s Rights Committee head Orly Levy-Abecassis says it’s used for "cyber-bullying."
MK asks Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee to comply with families’ requests, says 2006 recommendations never deliberated.
By LAHAV HARKOV,JEREMY SHARON
Yehuda Weinstein also refused to give Zoabi an initial look at some of the evidence against her prior to her questioning.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
The plan increases efficiency and removes bureaucracy for the authority that regulates the social-economic development of the Beduin community.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
16 MKs voted in favor of the Yesh Atid-sponsored legislation and none opposed.
Ministers fear that the dismantling of a state-owned public institution will set off a domino effect with other public institutions and services.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Balad MK will be able to vote but cannot attend plenum, committee sessions due to complaints of incitement.
Weinstein says despite problematic nature of Arab MKs statements ethically, she herself has qualified statements on kidnapping of Jewish teens.
The meeting focused on the pending investigation of MK Haneen Zoabi (Balad) for incitement, threats faced by her relatives who identify as Zionists.
World Bank ranks Israel 140th out of 189 countries in building and construction bureaucracy index; new measure aims to bring down overinflated price of housing.
The bill is meant to combat plans by terrorists to kidnap Israeli soldiers or civilians.
Academics and MKs brainstormed on how to fight slander of Israel in a Knesset Caucus To Fight De-legitimization meeting Monday.
MKs and ministers make an attempt at humor in YouTube videos for the New Year.
Hack-a-Bibi will involve the other 119 MKs ganging up on Netanyahu following the pullout of IDF troops from Gaza and the end of Operation Protective Edge.
MK Gal-On: Inquiry on Operation Protective Edge would have to be considered "little by little."
Gaza is not made up of 1.5 million terrorists, rather 1.5 million civilians who are suffering.
Regev calls for MK Abu Arar to be prosecuted for holding demonstration in Rahat despite Home Front Command instructions
Chetboun, a former Major in Golani knew personally several of the soldiers who were killed Saturday night.
If Herzog can’t do this, then he has no right to expect one day to lead the country.
By JEFF BARAK
When we consider curtailing free speech, it is imperative that we take into consideration exactly what is at stake.
By JPost Editorial
One in six male soldiers does not complete his mandatory army service.
Even within the Likud I can think of one or two worthy candidates, not to mention several senior politicians from other parties.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
“Please give us apartheid!” – Arab Member of Knesset speaking in Finland.
By SANNA HAIKALA-REYES
At this difficult time in our history, we would do well to remember the words of John F. Kennedy: “Israel was not created in order to disappear – Israel will endure and flourish."
By SHERWIN POMERANTZ