01.20.2017 | 22 Tevet, 5777
Erdan calls to probe Arab MKs after policeman’s death
Beduin allege police frame-up in teacher’s death
Hundreds of Palestinians call on Trump not to relocate US embassy
Report: Hezbollah claims IDF breached Lebanon border to install spy gear
Haredi enrollment in higher education up 250% since 2009
Defense Ministry requests legal aid for haredi soldiers subject to harassment
Polish president: Security through deterrence does not exclude dialogue
Analysis: Time to reset Israel-US ties
State still has no solution for Amona families
Life stipend for Armon Hanatziv terrorist’s family
Israeli, Turkish generals meet for first time in years
Coalition refuses to vote on deportation bill
Jazz: Back to bassics
Top 10 things to do
Art: From the mysterious to the macabre
Yellow-and-blue braces for visit from Red Star Belgrade
J’lem brought to grinding halt in St. Petersburg
Sinai Says: Retiring Rivkin’s legacy linked to future of rhythmic gymnastics in Israel
Hapoel has chance to take control of group
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Tech Talk: Israeli technology strong in TV industry
New device enables disabled people to summon their electric wheelchair
Weizmann Institute scientists ‘overhear’ viruses ‘conspiring’ to coordinate infections
Do Israeli coffee machines contain lead?
Ministry D-G: Country’s health system is starving
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Editor's Note: The Gaza expert
Column One: Netanyahu's shameless opponents
Remembering Ari Rath
Middle America speaks, but the Coasters don’t hear
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Outgoing US envoy says UN needs to 'push' Iran on arms embargo
Iranian duo's move to Bulgaria makes history in women's volleyball
Former soccer star placed on Egyptian terror list
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Yolocaust: What happens when you do yoga on top of a Holocaust memorial?
An insider’s view: Eight years watching the first Jewish US president
ADL urges US Jewish institutions to be alert following bomb threats
Columbia prof. says Israel advocates will 'infest' Trump administration
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Thousands protest in New York on eve of Trump inauguration
American-Israelis to rally in Tel Aviv in solidarity with DC Women’s March
LGBTQ activists stage dance protest outside Mike Pence's DC home
Watch: Invoking Netanyahu and Putin, Indian right-wing group hails Trump
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
"We will work with might and main to protect Palestine and the sanctity of Al-Aksa mosque,” said Turkish president this week.
Dozens of people including Balad party MPs Haneen Zoabi and Basel Ghattas demonstrated against the bill on Wednesday night in Jaffa.
By BEN LYNFIELD
“In the name of God, we, people of the Holy Land and leaders of its religious communities are gathered to take upon ourselves to relentlessly seek peace in the Land,” declared the religious leaders.
By JEREMY SHARON
The call to prayer, which usually lasts a few minutes, is sounded five times a day, first at dawn and last in the evening.
By ADAM RASGON
For the more than 150 participants at the Muslim Jewish Conference 2016, Tisha Be’av 5776 came at the end of a long and intense week of dialogue, introspection, and in many ways tangible progress.
By ZACK PYZER
Arrests come 1 week after Wakf members assaulted Jewish archeologists at contested holy site.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
'I have never been able to articulate and understand Jews, Judaism and Zionism, even with Jewish relatives that I have, until I went through the Muslim Leadership Initiative,' Beutel said.
By YARDENA SCHWARTZ,JTA
Muslim man in his thirties arrested in connection with the murder.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Baruch College, where Seweid is a student, said on Thursday it would review her status there.
“It is not a small matter that in divisive times, Jews, Christians and Muslims are coming together on 9/11 to say clearly and unequivocally that we are all part of one humanity."
By DANIELLE ZIRI
President of French Jewry favors limiting "political-religious symbols", adding that radical and sectarian Islam seeks to destabilize the French republic.
Grand Synagogue of Paris rabbi says mayors who adopted ban “understood this is not about women’s liberty to dress modestly, but a statement as to who will rule here tomorrow.”
By JTA,TAMARA ZIEVE
The victim was not seriously wounded and is currently in stable condition at a hospital.
Events included numerous talks and discussions, joint Jum’ah and Shabbat services, and a visit to Sachsenhasuen concentration camp near Berlin where interfaith prayers were held.
By JOSH DELL
Students from around the world head to Boston conference, in face of increasing anti-Jewish incidents on campus.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Chance meeting between 90-year-old Jewish man and Muslim-American woman at Boston-area bookstore attracts online attention.
In his new role as the American Jewish Committee’s director of Muslim-Jewish relations,
Robert Silverman has his work cut out.
By NOA AMOUYAL
European Court of Justice’s advocate general gave her opinion earlier this week on a lawsuit for alleged discrimination brought by a Belgian Muslim claimant against her former employer.
Jewish leader says far-right parties in some European countries are winning over Jewish voters by exploiting fears about militant Islamists.
Maybe “New York values” aren’t so bad.
The tradition Jewish celebration was joined by Muslim clerics and US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
The city stressed it does not admit to engaging in any improper practices, but explained that the initiative represents “an effort to provide more detailed guidance" to police.
British network of Islamic schools to recommend its members include Judaic studies classes to reciprocate UK chief rabbi's call for Jewish schools to teach about Islam.
By SAM SOKOL
The figures released this week by the Metropolitan Police listed 483 anti-Semitic hate crimes documented over the 12 months that preceded Nov. 1, 2015.
L’histoire de l’occupation islamique au Moyen-Orient et en Afrique du Nord est un héritage funeste marqué par la violence, le chaos et la régression. Dans ce contexte, pourquoi l’Europe refuse-t-elle de voir que l’islam menace son avenir ?
By ZVI MAZEL
One of the Imam's hopes the person who sent the letter will sit down in dialogue and that they can teach other a thing or two.
The Imam with his wife and sons were inside the Mosque when the bomb went off, the building was damaged but none were injured.
Local authorities are searching for the perpetrator of the incident.
A restaurant owner in Paris faces an investigation after refusing service to two Muslim women and claiming "All Muslims are terrorists."
Burkini ban bone of contention: "No woman should be humiliated because of her bathing suit.”
By RINA BASSIST
France's highest administrative court will rule on the legality of the burkini bans in coming days.
In an op-ed for the 'New York Times," the popular entertainer born to Muslim immigrants from India accuses Trump of spewing "vitriolic and hate-filled rhetoric."
Presidential candidate told CNN he thought Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen was known to people in the Muslim community as someone with a potential for violence.
According to UK media reports, 32-year-old Tanveer Ahmed stated that he killed shopkeeper Asad Shah, 40, because he had claimed to be a prophet.
"I strongly denounce these suggestions which stigmatize Muslim women," Abdallah Zekri, president of the National Observatory on Islamophobia, said in response to lawmaker's remarks.
Fight to allow women into shrine gained momentum after a petition was lodged with the Supreme Court.
UK's Home Secretary Teresa May has charged that she "may exclude" people who "seek to harm our society" and are not "conducive to the public good."
Mohammed Tariq Mahmood said he and his family were getting ready to board a flight to Los Angeles for a dream holiday to Disneyland when they were stopped by US officials.
Destiny Velez's impugned tweets directed at filmmaker Michael Moore's "We are all Muslim" social media campaign.
"We don't want to give excuses to fundamentalist Muslims to convince young people that the others are anti-Islam."
=“There is no need for the muezzin bill, it is possible to halt the noise [of the call to prayer] according to the Law for the Prevention of Nuisances and [its] regulations.”
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says “citizens of all religions” have complained to him countless times about noise from the muezzin.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Christians, Muslims and Jews to build joint house of worship in Jerusalem.
By BARRY DAVIS
Comment comes as Netanyahu wraps up four-state tour of east Africa.
By HERB KEINON
"To my sorrow, this year again extremist elements are trying to stir up tensions in Jerusalem and the Temple Mount."
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
PM says he hoped that the journalists' visit will help pave the way to establishing ties with the world’s most populous Muslim country.
Deputy commissioner is the second-highest rank in the Israel Police, and is typically held by a district commander or head of a police branch.
By BEN HARTMAN
Soon to be submarine commander: Arrival of ‘INS Rahav’ from German shipyard ‘opens all operational doors’ to us.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Ayoub Kara discusses Islamic extremism with visiting Muslim figures in Tel Aviv.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The latest version of the simulator incorporates civil and municipal security forces into training programs.
Pop song that chides Gulf kingdom's oppressive treatment of women has garnered over 2.5 million views along with sparking scandal.
Political ties between the US and the Gulf, in particular Saudi Arabia, have been strained by President Obama's pursuit of a nuclear deal with Iran.
The imam and three persons whose homes were raided were arrested and brought in for questioning.
Rashid has stirred controversy in the past stating that women do not need to wear headscarves. He also once stated that though getting drunk was forbidden drinking alcohol was not.
Fake passports and drug smuggling are just two ways pilgrims attempt to carry out the Haj.
By KATIE BEITER / THE MEDIA LINE
The pilgrimage is a duty for all Muslims at least once in their lives if they can afford it.
If Egypt were to stop Female Genital Mutilation than "we will need strong men, and we do not have men of that sort."
"They must not let those rulers escape responsibility for the crimes they have caused throughout the world of Islam," Iran's supreme leader says.
Most of the Palestinians are relatives of “those who have been martyred,” said the report.
Iran's official pilgrimage organization says Iranians wont attend annual Muslim pilgrimage, citing regional rivalry
The incident took place on May 20 in the southern province of Minya, the local Coptic Orthodox church said in a statement.
A provocative article by Mona Eltahawy was censored by a Pakistani newspaper.
The head of the Germany's domestic intelligence agency (BfV) said Islamic State propaganda was aimed at encouraging supporters to take the initiative to stage attacks in Germany.
TV broadcaster Nadine Al-Budair implores Muslims to acknowledge that "we are the ones who gave birth" to the terrorists who committed recent attacks in Europe.
Radical Islamist group says Sheikh Yunis Raba’a was arrested last Friday by officers belonging to the PA’s Preventive Security Force.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Couture fashion house releases luxury line of traditional Muslim garb in effort to cater to Mideastern tastes.
Troubled Hollywood star sparks speculation after deleting social media posts and writing an Arabic greeting instead.
"Two customers were removed from Delta Flight 1 departing London-Heathrow today after a disturbance in the cabin resulted in more than 20 customers expressing their discomfort," says airline.
White supremacist Glendon Scott Crawford, a Navy veteran and a self-proclaimed KKK member, was found guilty in 2015 of conspiring to build a radiation dispersal device to kill Muslims, Obama.
Muslim tourists to the country were worried that the hot dogs did not abide by Muslim dietary laws.
The boys claimed physical contact with women who aren't relatives is a violation of their Muslim faith.
"The Ugly Truth About Muslims: Muslims have great frittata recipes," reads one of the ads
How will the new US administration impact the age-old Sunni-Shi’ite conflict?
With the current change of tides in Europe imposing a new reality on the region, how will the continent's Jewry fare soon?
By ISI LEIBLER
The real story with Ellison is that, as with so many religious-nationalist Muslims in the West, his views dovetail much more logically with the extreme Right.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The early calls to prayers by muezzins in not-solocal mosques are often impossible to ignore in my Jerusalem neighborhood.
By LIAT COLLINS
Western politicians often abuse ISIS’s image to attain electoral goals, even at the price of enhancing the organization’s strength.
By NIMROD HURVITZ
The translation of the phrase is often rendered as “God is Great,” but when you unpack the term you quickly realize that it is much more than a simple expression.
By MICAH HALPERN
Trump has made changes to his policies as the campaign goes on, he no longer rejects all Muslims but makes a distinction between friend and foe.
By DANIEL PIPES
What story might a futuristic novel published in 2057 tell?
Clearly not all Muslims accept the anti gay teachings of their faith, and even if they do, most do no act on them. Omar Mateen may, however, be one of those who took these instructions literally.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
It is so crucial that moderate, peaceful Muslims speak out against the violence being carried out in the name of Islam. And many are.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Can the Muslim Brothers of Tunisia really drop ‘Islamic’ from their masthead?
Let this moving story of America rescuing an Islamic family from certain death give all of us automatic pause on a ban on any religious group coming into the US.
The Talmud says that saving one life is like saving the whole world. The time to realize a small hint of that vision is now.
Look how far the Orthodox monopoly has dragged us and religious life in Israel. As a result of its tyrannical rule, Muslim women, too, are paying a heavy price. Such a pity.
By YIZHAR HESS
The Temple Mount, which the Jewish religion’s holiest site has been surrendered to the Muslims because Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu refuses to confront our enemies and would rather placate them.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Imam Maulama Akonjee and Thara Uddin were killed by gunfire after leaving a mosque in Queens.
Conservative Indiana governor says proposed temporary ban on immigrants from areas "compromised by terrorism" would apply to individuals of all religions.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The senator said that he hopes "Americans understand that the remarks do not represent the views of our Republican Party, its officers, or candidates."
Republican presidential nominee questions whether bereaved mother of war hero was allowed to speak during the couple's appearance at the Democratic convention.
Emadeldin Elsayed, age 23, is being held in a California jail but has not yet been charged with any specific crime.
'American Freedom Party' group has placed about 200,000 "robocalls" in Iowa and may also target New Hampshire.