Regavim: Court rejected Beduin petition to remain on Ma’aleh Adumim land
Report: Cabinet sparring over Israeli action against Gaza tunnel threat
'Israeli man conspired to help jihadi infiltrate into Israel to carry out terror attacks'
Ban Ki-moon condemns outpost synagogue arson
Asylum-seekers say Ashkelon attacker was mentally disturbed
PREVIEW: State Cup quarterfinals set to kick off
Shechter inspires Beitar to win over Ra’anana
7% of 2015 complaints against police lead to indictment
Knesset Ethics Committee bans Balad MKs from Knesset debates
Herzog, Lapid flirt with the Right
Ban Ki-Moon condemns attack on Givat Sorek synagogue
Herzog vows to build centrist bloc with Peretz
Jason Derulo to light up Rishon Lezion
Looking for clues
Whisper down the lane
Israeli pop icon Gabi Shoshan found dead at 66
Basketball: Maccabi Tel Aviv lost for answers after Haifa mauling
Soccer: Tel Aviv derby stalemate costly for Maccabi
Small bump expected in South African aliya
Mumbai terror attack collaborator says Pakistani intelligence part of plot
Ukraine backtracks on Babi Yar plans amid accusations of Holocaust revisionism
Jew-hatred ‘recurrent problem’ in Dutch schools
ANALYSIS: Russia, US compete to ally with Kurds in ISIS fight
Family of executed Hamas leader demands investigation
News director at Iran's Press TV caught on tape sexually harassing anchor
'ISIS operatives in Sinai are receiving medical treatment at Hamas hospitals in Gaza'
Trudeau: Canada must move 'carefully' in lifting Iran sanctions
Israel's air force still keeps eye on Iran despite nuclear deal
Iran army chief: Missile program a threat to our enemies, Israel should know what that means
Report: Palestinian Authority arrests 5 pro-Iran operatives in West Bank
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
To silence propaganda, Iraq seeks to take ISIS offline
Report: EgyptAir mechanic with ISIS ties planted bomb in Sinai plane crash
ISIS media claims fighters killed in Israeli airstrike in Sinai
Haifa has several disease ‘hot spots,’ says researcher
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
US, Israeli experts meet to advance disability services
January budget booms to NIS 3.9 billion surplus on tax revenues
MDA staffers study at sign language workshop
New Worlds" Haifa researchers carry out sensitive detection of DNA sequences
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
Israel Railways is going electric
Israeli start-up aims to revolutionize mobile-based charitable giving
Zcash saves the world, Geek PicNic goes to Jerusalem and AOL innovates
'Israel to invest to track potential terrorists on social media'
Flug: Allowing foreign workers in keeps construction methods 'ancient'
Sanders flirts with history in quest to be first Jewish victor in US primary
Ahead of New Hampshire vote, focus on the role of commander-in-chief
Kasich tests the efficacy of a positive campaign
Does pro-Israel crowd ‘feel the Bern’? Sanders cites J Street, Zogby as advisers
Comment: Denver Broncos and the meaning of life
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
#CancelTelAviv: Twitter users call on Jennifer Lopez to cancel reported Israel show
Modesty's newest fashion model: Hijarbie
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
What’s a podcast and how do I get it?
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Difficult freedoms
Our World: Syria and the real demographic threat
The Syrian refugees begging for safety at the Turkish border
Jerusalem Post Letters to the Editor: Not democracy
On securing Jerusalem
Blowing every which way, at the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Mark Twain – a guest at the Virginia Pavilion
The soldier in the Mukhabarat
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
‘I don’t call them works of art, I call them stories’
Arrivals: Go with the flow
Hassidism: Democratizing the mystical experience
Wrestling with humanity
Monday mingling in Jerusalem – at Shaon Horef
This week in Jerusalem
Speaking with Yeshiva University's Richard Joel
Yeshiva University tackles the modern questions
In Beit Shemesh, more than just a children’s library
Made in Israel: The little sensor that could
Technology: Opening doors for seniors
A groovy cut in time
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: לֹא פַּעַם, בַּקַיִץ
F-35 מְטוֹס הַקְרָב
חָדָש בִּנְמַל הַתְעוּפָה בֶּן-גוּרְיוֹן
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
Today in History: James Michener’s visit to the Holy Land
A Package of Nostalgia, History and Re-dedication
The Way to Defeat Anti-Zionism on University Campuses
Denominationalism is okay, suppressing it is not
Mutual Judeo-Christian spiritual foundation of Judaism and Christianity
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Planting Trees for Ezra Schwartz
KKL-JNF Christmas Tree Distribution in Full Swing
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
Arava Open Day 2016
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.09.2016 | 30 Shevat, 5776
Three illegally-constructed Palestinian structures were demolished by government bulldozers in the Arab village of Al-Jeeb, located west of Jerusalem, during the early hours of Wednesday morning.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
"I don’t remember a time since the last intifada that there’s been so much tension," says Meretz city councilman Meir Margalit.
Convicted officer sentenced to 40 days community service and to pay compensation to victims, but will still receive army pension and other benefits.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
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
The most popular was referendum bill, which would require asking the public before signing a deal to give up land inside pre-1967 Israel.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Panels Politics survey shows steep loss for Yesh Atid, Shas while Meretz would win 10 seats.
By GALIT EDUT
Meretz MK Gilon who proposed bill says many settlers are "disillusioned with the settlement deceit and are just waiting for the opportunity to leave."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Meretz leader says demonstrators' demand to build in E1 meant to split W. Bank in 2, prevent Palestinian state from having territorial contiguity.
MKs submitted 2,200 bills in the past year and only 94 passed as law; 3 new Meretz MKs proposed most bills.
Party "holds keys to our tax money," funds settlements and then
complains, Meretz’s Gal-On says.
Gal-On accuses Canadian PM of having "his head in the sand" and sounding like "the spokesman for Israel's Foreign Ministry."
On Knesset's 65th birthday, public faith in legislature at 13-year high, but it is still least-trusted public institution.
Meretz leader expresses disappointment in Netanyahu's announcement to expand settlement construction amid upcoming prisoner release.
According to the law, so-called national planning committees will allow for a fast track to approve construction.
Political fight between Bayit Yehudi, Yesh Atid delayed transfer of NIS 80.5 million to West Bank settlements.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF, LAHAV HARKOV
Meretz leader says bill will make discrimination against haredim, women, Ethiopians and Arabs legal.
Bill will prevent mayors from serving two consecutive terms; says limiting terms will reinstate public faith in government.
Haredi MKs spoke out against bill, meant to prevent teenagers from being forced into marriages at a young age.
According to bill, public officials can be considered sexual harassers even if their victims do not express opposition to advances.
Only left-wing MKs admit to have tried marijuana; majority of ministers, MKs on the Right deny trying pot.
Le militant nouveau est arrivé ? Dans les rangs du Meretz ou d’Avoda, l’heure est au changement
By AVI SABBAH
The population density and proximity to sources of pollution is exposing members of the public to poor quality and endangering their health, Lahavi argues.
By SHARON UDASIN
Shamir: Ministry will find the appropriate balance between human needs and protecting animals.
By sharon udasin
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
By PEGGY CIDOR
The dismissal of a city councillor for taking the municipality to court is not unprecedented, but is it justified?
Mayor Nir Barkat has said he would seek the broadest possible coalition,
but it seems he has only 16 obvious partners out of 31 seats.
Gal-On had previously said that she would step down from the leadership in favor of Meretz no. 5 Tamar Zandberg if the final count had failed to top four mandates.
MK Tamar Zandberg calls on Gal-On not to resign, and says that she cannot imagine the Knesset and Israeli public life without her.
Gal-on congratulates Herzog on mandates, warns him from joining government with Neyanyahu.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Tel Aviv residents vote for the 20th Knesset, before heading to the beach to enjoy the national holiday.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Meretz has focused its efforts on making sure the party doesn’t slip below the 3.25 percent electoral threshold.
"Don't give in to the false, dangerous spin that says that the head of the largest party will form the next government," Gal-On says.
Gal-On said that for Herzog to have any chance of forming the next coalition, the center-left bloc will need to bolster its strength.
Meretz releases song to appeal to voters' emotions with star-studded "Awakening Song."
Gal-On: Hope this won't elect Netanyahu
Netanyahu and Herzog's absence made them the biggest losers of all, leaving the stage open for smaller parties.
Gal-On criticizes Zionist Union for calling for Israel to be Jewish State forever, while warning against settlements causing a binational state.
Plan promises to “restore the welfare state.”
By NIV ELIS
Opening up the party primary beyond its central committee could have brought fresh faces to the party's recycled list.
MK Nitzan Horowitz's announcement last month that he would not seek reelection to the party's list gives a non-incumbent a better chance of making it into the top five and the Knesset.
Meretz central committee reconfirms chairwoman's leadership.
Meretz MK was the only gay legislator in Knesset.
Gal-On accuses other party leaders of cynically refusing to come out against alleged corruption in Yisrael Beytenu.
Ten people are running for Meretz's top five slots, a distinction the candidates choose themselves.
Opposition parties bicker as bills to call new election fail; coalition rebels return to the fold.
Shas threatens to quit coalition over move to allow opening of more grocery shops in Tel Aviv on Shabbat.
By JEREMY SHARON
A former colleague reflects of the life of Yossi Sarid.
By JOSH DELL
Sarid, often controversial and outspoken in his denunciation of Israeli policies in the West Bank, headed the left-wing Meretz party from 1996 until 2003.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Gal-On: Proposed law could make it easier for victims to realize their rights.
Meretz chief called for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to negotiate with the Palestinians instead of "managing the conflict."
Zehava Gal-On criticizes politicians who joined a right-wing rally in Jerusalem on Monday.
Hendel claimed that Zandberg is in favor of “smoking all kinds of drugs.”
Despite horrific arson attack in Duma, Abbas said his security forces will continue to coordinate their activities with Israel while working to prevent any acts of revenge.
By ARIK BENDER
Gal-On’s request occurs as continued discussions and decisions take place over the fate of the country’s natural gas reservoirs.
The letter called on Gal-On to withdraw the proposal, or else
Legislation proposed by left-wing opposition faction is likely to be rejected for a third time.
Netanyahu invited Lapid to meet with him as part of a series of meetings with the heads of opposition factions.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had promised to give the division those funds as part of his coalition agreement with Bayit Yehudi, which was voted on last week.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Faction argues two sections of Likud-Bayit Yehudi coalition deal are illegal.
Meretz leader Zahava Gal-On took aim at the premier's intention to pass a law allowing Israelis abroad to vote in parliamentary elections.
Sarid’s main concern was that Bennett would use the ministry to transfer disproportionate funds to schools in West Bank settlements and the state religious school system.
Bill aims to forbid ministers, deputy ministers from using government-owned vehicles on Shabbat, holidays, so long as public transportation remains unavailable during those times.
MK Tamar Zandberg said Tuesday that the issue should be the new Knesset's top priority, because it is a matter of social, economic and environmental justice.
By LAHAV HARKOV,SHARON UDASIN
Meretz leader says PM looking out for his own interests with persistence to address Congress; Calls on him to cancel speech.
Accused of not fulfilling lawful obligations, Channel 10's fate rouses debate over democratic nature of PM's rule
By LAHAV HARKOV,GREER FAY CASHMAN
Faction leaders will met with Knesset Speaker Yulie Edelstein tomorrow to decide on the election date. March 10, 17, 24 are the likely options.
Meretz, a co-organizer of the demonstration, has criticized the loss of personal safety in Jerusalem.
“It’s a time of emergency so we need to have unity,” economy minister says.
"The seashore is a resource that should be sustainable even in the winter," Zandberg said.
Canola oil, whole wheat bread also on regulation list; MK Frej: Finance minister needs to fight monopolies.
Meretz MK Frej says Netanyahu showing that he says one thing on two-state solution and keeping the Temple Mount status quo, but really wants the opposite.
The protest was against the problem of hours-long waits in lines to receive the chargeable transportation card that happens at the beginning of every school year.
By NAAMA BARAK
MKs said he could have countered Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s fiercely anti-Israel speech by offering the international community a new diplomatic horizon, but he failed to do so.
Bayit Yehudi MK says party can't sit in coalition with those who desecrate Shabbat for political gain; Shas, UTJ MKs: Lapid violating basic values of Jewish People.
A politician who set standards for a principled and incorruptible politics.
By RAN COHEN
The concatenation of global pressures on domestic and foreign affairs
is denying the Israeli government the free hand it once had.
By ILAN BARUCH
Yossi Sarid is remembered as a man of the people, always willing to lend an ear or a hand, and never leaving a debt unpaid.
Anti-Semitism in England built up John de Frece’s Zionist fervor
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
To liberal journalists there is no such thing as “facts.”
By Jerusalem Post Readers
Mayor Nir Barkat, faithful to his position, will seek the largest coalition he can build, but he might choose only those who have shown him loyalty.
Carrying red flags and banners from several left-wing parties, the protesters marched shouting slogans against the “capitalist regime.”
By LAHAV HARKOV,Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Mt. Scopus park a ‘political ploy’ in response to prisoner release, says NGO leader.
Delegation of Russian journalists is headed by Dmitri Kiselyov, who has made outspoken homophobic remarks; Peres set to meet with them Wednesday.
Over 50 picketers demonstrated against Israel’s refusal to issue passports to 65 infants born, or soon to be born, to surrogate mothers in Thailand.
By BENJI ROSEN
According to Tamar Zandberg's bill, personal use of small amounts of marijuana will not be considered a crime
Bill calls for recent IDF veterans and active reservists to get benefits in employment, higher education and buying land.
By LAHAV HARKOV AND YONAH JEREMY BOB
Recent IDF veterans and active reservists can receive benefits in employment, higher education and buying land.
Number of students per senior faculty members has more than doubled; C'tee to formulate recommendations by end of academic year.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Current portfolio head calls it ‘sour grapes,’ says candidate tried to get party to join coalition.
One of Israel’s early entrepreneurs – with over 40 years of experience in founding,co-founding, developing more than 60 hi-tech companies – Yossi Vardi is the co-chairman of DLD Tel Aviv Innovation.
I trailed Sarid to places few have been – from the nuclear facility in Dimona to the public toilets of gas stations.
By LIAT COLLINS
As the current leader of Meretz, I consider Yossi’s words as a living will and testament, a guide for how we should continue our struggle for the character of our country that he loved so.
By ZEHAVA GAL-ON
True, the deal with Iran is not perfect, far from it, but it is not nearly as bad as the prime minister portrays.
Meretz is again sponsoring a bill to label all products made beyond the Green Line.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
It is good that Israeli authorities have stopped bending the knee to South Africa and realized that this so-called moral country is very much lacking in correct values.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Meretz acts on the eternal Jewish values that are the very foundation of Israel’s existence.
By SUSAN SILVERMAN
Even today most Jerusalemites have no idea that there is a refugee camp within the city’s jurisdiction.
By MEIR MARGALIT
It is imperative that we adopt and enforce all the measures that the government of Israel has enacted to deal with the problem if we wish to significantly reduce time infiltrators stay in Israel.
By AMNON BEN-AMI
We cannot allow ourselves to have the situation in which tens of thousands of people live here without a clear solution, without health, without welfare, without work.
By MICHAL ROZIN