Boehner denies 'blindsiding' White House with Netanyahu invite
18 recommendations that could determine Israel’s fate before the ICC
Israeli ambassador to US calls Netanyahu address a 'sacred duty'
Scheduling, not Netanyahu, prohibits Obama-Rivlin meeting
Protect young children from choking on Tu Bishvat delicacies
Yad Sarah sees rise in 'home hospitalization' equipment due to hospital overcrowding
Baby miracle for 56-year-old Ethiopian immigrant
More chickens with bird flu culled at north-central kibbutz
Presenting: A cross between a pomelo and an orange and other novel Israeli produce varieties
Zion Tech: For Glide, video is the new text
The new advertising world
Israel seeks solutions for 20 million tons of salt set to pile up annually
Israeli innovators receive grants to aid developing world
On a cold night, Max Brenner's warm chocolate creations hit the spot
Theater Review: Absurd.dot.com
ISRAEL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Jerusalem ICC, January 22
Nir Bergman’s journey to bring ‘Yona’ to the screen
A number of intriguing duels on tap in State Cup last-16
Derby delight for 1st-place yellow-and-blue
Kiryat Shmona held by Sakhnin, remains in 2nd place
Hap Jerusalem back to rampant form against Herzliya
Lapid slams 'ugly' attacks against Sara Netanyahu
Tensions spike in new Arab alliance over divisions on sale of Charlie Hebdo
No surprises as Lapid reveals list
Soccer star in Bayit Yehudi: I no longer support evacuating settlements
Jpost Election Arena: Steinitz warns of great danger if Netanyahu loses
ICC backers defy Israeli call to cut funding to war crimes court
Two projectiles fired from Syria land in Golan Heights, IDF returns fire
Gaza bound donations evaporate as UN agency unable to repair war's damage
Assad vows not to let Tehran manipulate Syria's affairs: 'Iran has no ambitions in Syria'
Quartet envoys urge action on humanitarian situation in Gaza
Hollande tells French Jews: Your place is here, in your home
WATCH LIVE: World leaders and survivors mark 70 years since Auschwitz liberation
Holocaust survivors worried on Auschwitz anniversary: Europe is forgetting about the whole thing
Spielberg says Jews still face anti-Semitism 70 years after Holocaust
European Jewish leader: Islamic extremists are the new Nazis
Hamas hails Greek far-left Syriza faction for election victory, opposition to 'Israeli crimes'
Analysis: Khamenei holds the key to nuclear deal between Iran, West
Israeli election not a factor in Netanyahu invitation, Boehner team tells 'JPost'
Iran nuclear debate takes partisan shape, as Democrats resist
Nuclear deal will not be reached due to Iran's intransigence, senior diplomatic official says
Anti-Semitism – then and now
A blueprint to combat anti-Semitism in Europe
Only Muslims can change the world’s view of Islam
January 27: Readers, local and foreign, react to congressional speech flap
Political Arithmetic: Predicting Israel's next government
A drive for justice
Xin Chào, Vietnam
Hating Jews for Allah
Arrivals: Securing his own freedom in Israel
Book Review: The lady doth protest too much
Book Review: Translating Patrick Modiano
Hot off the Arab press
Grapevine: A man of many talents
A not so tight budget
This Week in Jerusalem
Mud-slinging and more
Happily Eva After: Ushering in 2015 the Eva way
Giving Beit Shemesh children a helping hand
Red in the South
What’s really at stake in this election: unilateral pullout from West Bank
Iran and Hezbollah – an explosive combination
Striking terror targets in Syria - Israel's rights under int'l law
Anti-Semitism and the battle against Jihad
A song for Shvat: 'Song of the grasses'
אַתְ לְבַדֵך תָבִינִי
Netanyahou sous le feu des critiques
Questions à Tzipi Livni
La violence refait surface
La liste de Herzog
Commémoration du 70e anniversaire de la libération du camp d’Auschwitz
Les mots valent mieux que la violence
Coexistence festive à Haïfa
Festival du film juif de Jérusalem, que la lumière soit !
Chocs, cheikhs et schiste
Une démocratie tronquée
Hautement qualifiés, fortement motivés
2014, un excellent cru pour l'aliya
Israël VS Hezbollah
Unis contre la terreur islamique
Le califat : rêve ou cauchemar pour l’islam ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Qui a tué Alberto Nisman ?
L’antisémitisme à la tribune des Nations unies
Islamophobie et antisémitisme : une comparaison problématique
Le 11 septembre français ?
On first official visit to US, Rivlin addresses black Christian leaders in Brooklyn
In shadow of Paris attacks, UK faith leaders sign anti-hate declaration
Pope Francis calls for Christian Unity
Birth control ban doesn't mean breed 'like rabbits,' Pope says
Pakistani Christians protest Charles Hebdo
JNF Canada Staff Mission Visits Projects for Disadvantaged Youth
Friends of JNF Australia Visit Negev Communities
International Dental Convention Participants Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Holiday Cheer as KKL-JNF Distributes Christmas Trees
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
WMC 2015 Closing Evening Reception
Living on the Edge in the Gaza Periphery
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WMC 2015 Opening Reception at Beit Hatfutsot
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
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Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
01.27.2015 | 7 Shevat, 5775
The frontier between Israel and Syria has been administered by the United Nations since 1974, a year after the last war between them.
Dismantled bridge built to supplant Mughrabi Bridge last summer resulted in status quo change allegations.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
No statement was released following the meeting of trimmed down forum.
By HERB KEINON
These days, the northern front includes Lebanon and Syria, as intertwined arenas that are no longer distinct.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Arab ministers voice support for Palestinian efforts to join international conventions and treaties, including the ICC.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
UN official calls for Israel to resume transfer of tax revenues to Palestinian Authority; says conflict entering "uncharted territory" that seems to dash immediate hopes for peace.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Atalas remained available on vendors’ websites following the apology.
Islamist group reiterates opposition to draft statehood resolution; slams PA for "another failure added to the choice of compromise" with Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
PLO envoys says Palestinian leadership set to convene emergency meeting on next steps after UNSC rejected draft statehood resolution.
PM's remarks come during meeting with Indiana Governor Mike Pence, ahead of presentation to the UN Security Council of a Palestinian resolution calling for full IDF withdrawal to pre-1967 lines.
Knesset speaker cautions about complacency in Likud primary.
By GIL HOFFMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Former Labor and Independence MK Einat Wilf is not vying for a seat in the next Knesset. She is not even sure about which party - if any - will get her vote.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The video was reportedly produced by Hamas-affiliated sympathizers on social media.
"This really brought home how bad situation is," says driver whose passenger was wounded.
Erekat said that the draft resolution has been altered and amended. The final draft has yet to be released for public consumption.
Topping the list of Christians confirmed to have been killed for faith-related reasons were Nigeria at 2,484 and Central African Republic at 1,088.
Hedges, now a columnist for the Truthdig.com website, was to speak at an April forum on prospects for peace in the Middle East sponsored by the university’s International Affairs Association.
The proportion of Jews who value both equally has plunged, due to years of being told it’s either-or.
By EVELYN GORDON
Its location was once of strategic importance, but now Mevaseret Zion is popular for its proximity to the Jerusalem-Tel Aviv Highway and its education system.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
Kerry's talk comes amidst the latest flare-up in tensions between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Following the terror attacks in Paris last week, it is clear that the French problem is not merely the structure and deficiencies of its security agencies.
By YOSSI MELMAN
European streets in general and French ones in particular are turning into a battlefield of radical, extremist Islamist zealotry.
Labor Ministry source: We bar entry [into Saudi Arabia] only to those with Israeli citizenship. Other than that, we are open to most nationalities and religions
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Labor-Hatnua’s co-candidate for PM Tzipi Livni talks to 'Post' about why she believes a 2-state solution is the only way to keep Israel democratic.
By LAHAV HARKOV
The spokesman for Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman's party expressed certainty that the party's officials are innocent.
Pyongyang responded angrily to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's remarks to the visiting Japanese premier last week.
“There is a feeling that any officer can do what he wants to Arab residents,” the head of the Mossawa Center said.
After major weight loss which occurs often after bariatric surgery gallstones often form within months.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Foreign media reports move is in light of possible retaliation for purported Israeli strike that killed Hezbollah members, Iranian soldiers.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The venture, which will focus on youngsters in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Israel, is aimed at "empowering young people to utilize social media to educate others about Israel."
Netanyahu calls on world to condemn Turkish president for supporting terrorists.
Rivlin said PA President Abbas, whom he referred to as “my good friend,” did not want to negotiate with Israel on a two-state solution unless there was parity between Israel and the Palestinians.
Around five centimeters of snow fell in the capital, much less than what forecasters predicted.
By REUTERS,SHARON UDASIN
We must turn hints, riddles and mysteries into intelligence, MI chief says.
Cuba severed ties with Israel immediately following the Yom Kippur War in 1973.
Blue-and-white technology converts toxic hydrocarbons into benign material, without further harm to flora and fauna.
By SHARON UDASIN
True, Israel’s position in the international arena is difficult – but it has always been so.
More cabinet decisions are bureaucratic and administrative in nature than a decade ago, a government watchdog found in an analysis.
By EITAN AROM
The Hotline for Refugees and Migrants responded expressing "sorrow about the decision."
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The allegations cited include pouring scalding hot water on the detainee multiple times when the detainee gave answers to questions that the interrogator did not like.
The indictment stated that Tzabari used gifts, free trips to Eilat and letting players drive his car as inducements.
By BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
PM releases video holiday greeting with the Christians of Israel and the Middle East a "very merry Christmas."
According to the municipality, 307 homes of the home will be contructed in Ramot and 73 in Har Homa.
The Sesame Phone is customized to the user's face and allows them to select applications and move the curser.
Pervasive anti-Semitism in the Muslim world is a telltale symptom of an underlying societal, cultural and religious malaise.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
Muslims are riven between those who seek to reconcile their modernity and those who insist on advancing ‘pure’ versions of Islam.
By BRUCE MADDY-WEITZMAN
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
The book contains many aspects of Oestermann’s life as a journalist in the Middle East, and it took him quite a while to decide what to include.
It was secular strength that replaced Ottoman grandeur, but Turkey in the 21st century is at risk of regression.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN,Laura Kelly
European news outlets recap last year’s events in the Middle East, and give their predictions for the coming year.
By ANDREAS BERGGREN
“There has still not been a deep Iranian change regarding the concessions that can bring them to an agreement,” official says.
Issa Assiri also claims Muslims discovered America.
In interview with American magazine, Syrian president says "it is very clear" that Israel carries out attacks in Syria in order to back rebel forces.
Muslim leaders paid their respects on Friday at Abdullah's funeral in Riyadh.
“The changes that the Middle East has experienced in recent years have created a set of joint interests between the two countries,” said Dr. Michal Yaari, an expert on Saudi foreign policy.
By ARIEL ZILBER
Der Spiegel says the government of Chancellor Angela Merkel tried to keep secret any information that links German firms to Syria’s arsenal of chemical arms.
The new king is Crown Prince Salman, 78, state media announced.
By MICHAEL WILNER
If the Houthis are able to solidify control over the southernmost country on the Arabian Peninsula, it could create a risk for Israel and other countries’ sea traffic.
"The Revolutionary Guard is committed to the annihilation of the Zionist regime," Iranian media quoted the general as saying.
Two days before his death Nisman told his confidants he feared for his life.
Kingdom constructing 1000-km wall along northern border with Iraq in effort to thwart IS threats, The Telegraph reports.
In a Reuters interview, Davutoglu said peace in the Middle East and the eradication of extremist groups would be virtually impossible without the establishment of a Palestinian state.
Intelligence sources tell Der Spiegel that underground site being developed with Iranian, North Korea and Hezbollah support.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL,YAAKOV LAPPIN
‘It’s important for the world to see we’re all Egyptians,’ president says during solidarity visit to Cairo house of worship
Mia Khalifa, who grew up in Lebanon, has been the target of many death threats on social media after becoming a top porn star on the web in 2014.
A growing band of foreigners are dodging authorities to join the fight against the terrorist group that has killed thousands and taken vast parts of Iraq and Syria.
Prof. Teitelbaum to ‘Post’: Saudi successions are usually smooth. The royal family knows that succession battles can be devastating and will do everything to avoid one.
Cantlie is seen "reporting" on life in the northern Iraqi town of Mosul, where "business as usual" reigns.
Iranian air marshals have foiled Islamic State plots to hijack passenger planes, says official.
The possible threat of arrest against Clooney was first reported by the British newspaper The Guardian.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
While Israel is not demarcated on the maps, the West Bank is clearly labeled.
IFJ official to ‘Post’: In the long term, we are going to see fewer journalists getting into these tough stories and war reporting.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence: Israel is our most cherished ally in the world.
Terrorist group also claims sniper killing of an Iranian Revolutionary Guards commander in Iraq.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Islamist group denies report that emirate temporarily halted financial aid to Hamas in wake of the Doha’s rapprochement with Cairo.
Melancholy, frustration, outrage, deep pessimism, shock and exasperation seem to be the dominant themes when experts discuss the plight of Christians in the Middle East.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Moderate Syrian opposition, supported by Western powers, reject offer.
The studio owned by Twenty-First Century Fox Inc declined to give a reason for the ban, but films that depict biblical figures have been prohibited before in the Muslim country.
Qatar seeks to stop Hamas' incitement against Egypt, as well as its illegal transfer of weapons to Sinai.
Egyptian security forces continued ongoing operations against jihadists in Sinai, killing one suspect and arresting 11 in northern Sinai, MENA reported on Thursday.
Senior Iranian official says talks won't lead to normalized diplomatic relations.
Expert says Jerusalem should explore cooperation with Red Sea countries to avert sea traffic risk; Alliance unlikely, says former deputy national security adviser.
Israeli expert: Egyptian army has redoubled its efforts to hit militant groups but this fight is far from over
The alleged spy had frustrated attacks against Israel and held a number of important positions.
SANA says a Skylark 1 drone was shot down over village of Hadar.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
“What a disgrace to the State of Israel! How do you take the color of the flag and put it on your head? You despicable person!" the driver yelled.
The researchers excavated 14,000-year-old Natufian houses at the site in Mount Carmel and found abundant fossilized trash, made of broken animal bones and the remains of numerous meals.
By REUVEN YESHURUN
Iran must be prevented from obtaining nuclear weapons while at the same time, the AMIA investigation must be carried out thoroughly until its conclusion.
By JPost Editorial
Mr. Baskin has the audacity to say it is about time that Israel try and speak to its neighbors - Isaac (Buji) Herzog is the one to do it!
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
In recent years the debate over Israel’s efforts in public diplomacy, or hasbara, has been a recurring topic on the agenda of the Jewish state and its supporters around the globe.
By DAVID BRAHA
Far more unites Israel’s Jews and Arabs than pulls them apart.
By JONATHAN LIPOW,MUAMAR HAJ YEHIA
It is an historical fact that the Roman Emperor Hadrian built a Temple for Jupiter on the Temple Mount in 137 CE, most likely directly underneath where the Dome is today.
By HARRY MOSKOFF
Early in 2014, Salaita began tweeting highly aggressive statements about Israel, often scores of them a month.
By CARY NELSON
Whatever the reason, our mainstream media has thus far made life rather easy for Liberman. Why?
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK