Netanyahu’s office denies stalling on building coalition
BDS movement looking to ‘hold Israel accountable’ over South African visa denial
Netanyahu prepared to crush High Court, undermine foundations of democracy, Gal-On says
Court gives former Bat Yam mayor Lahiani 8 months jail time on state appeal
Researchers map human brain with GPS-like system
Hadassah resumes liver transplants
Universality shown in visual search by fish and humans
Voice of the people
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
An eclectic array of musicians expected to grace the stage at the Israel Festival
Israel Festival 2015: Out with the old, in with the new
Most Israeli recipes
Out & About: top 10 things to do
Soccer: Kiryat Shmona extends gap over Beitar, sets sights on 2nd place
Shahar Pe’er pulls out tight win in Turkey
Deadlock does Beitar and Beersheba little good
Greens boost BSL playoff hopes with win against Nahariya
IDF aid planes land in Nepal, rescue teams to begin searches, set up field hospital
Basketball: Hapoel Jerusalem takes over top spot in BSL
Does US military law report help IDF with ICC against alleged Gaza war crimes?
Analysis: A high stakes covert battle in the North could erupt into an overt clash
Over 200 attend funeral of Arab teen who attacked checkpoint officers with butcher knife
Israeli Arabs call general strike Tuesday over house demolitions
UN Secretary General: Palestinian militants put UN schools at risk during Gaza war
Sherman to US Jews: Military strike would only set Iran's nuclear program back 2 years
Jewish man attacked in northern Paris after leaving synagogue
Victims' advocate praises Australian Jewish school’s response to allegations
European Jewish Congress gives Kiev Jews $100,000 for security
Anti-Semitism rising again, Jewish leader warns 70 years after death camp's liberation
ISIS kills five journalists working for Libyan TV station
Iran slams Israel, nuclear powers at UN atomic treaty meeting
Iran Revolutionary Guard chief: Saudi Arabia following in footsteps of Israel
Report: Iran bans magazine for encouraging cohabitation out of wedlock
George W. Bush reportedly slams Obama's Mideast policies in closed-door meeting
Is there a connection between Swedish aid and Hamas institutions?
After failing to preempt Israel, Iran and nuclear war
Iran nuke deal: Good for Israel
Leveraging sanctions with Iran
No holds barred: President Bush redux
Listening for Tamar’s scream
The Begin phenomenon
Book Review: Anywhere but Zion
Book Review: Russian compound interest
Hot off the Arab press
Catching the wave
The Armenian imperative
Take a walk
A culture of survivors
Grapevine: Coalition against pollution
Egypt’s fight against terror
Saving Democracy from Itself
The sorry state of Yemen
The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
מִי לָקַח אֶת הַגְבִינָה שֶלִי?
Searching for human rights in the Republic of the Congo
Following the green line
Jerusalemites of note
Holocaust Remembrance Day: What’s in a name?
Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
With full term possible, Netanyahu may outlast Ben-Gurion (and Obama)
Arab sector turnout for recent elections reached 63.5%, polling data shows
Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Persecution of Christians in China at record high
Republican US presidential hopefuls woo evangelical voters
Armenian Archibishop chides Rivlin for referring to genocide as 'mass killings'
Israelis commemorate 100th anniversary of Armenian Genocide, drawing comparisons to Holocaust
Al-Qaida suspects may have been targeting Vatican, Italian prosecutor says
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
Expo 2015: Italian Journalists Tour the Arava
President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
PetBNB:An Olah’s Unusual Canine Startup
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Sovev Tel Aviv, Israel’s Largest Biking Event
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
04.28.2015 | 9 Iyar, 5775
Olim share their reflections of how the Nefesh B’Nefesh Aliyah Mega event helped them get started on their Aliyah journey.
By Nefesh B Nefesh
In Israel’s thriving economy, there are tons of opportunities for skilled English speakers. Coming with a great professional background and resume can certainly help.
If you’re lucky enough to be walking on the Tel Aviv promenade early in the morning, you’ll see the calm Mediterranean waves and you’ll feel the light breeze on your skin.
On a typical day, Devora Davidowitz, 18, is up at 6 AM, ready to begin her volunteer work at the Mishpachton – a Dimona-based home for children whose parents cannot care for them.
When Professor Carmi Margalit (Margolis) moved from Richmond, Virginia, to Be’er Sheva over 39 years ago, the desert city was quiet with few conveniences.
Our Impact Israel conference showcased seven extraordinary young professional Olim.
Imagine: one of the most bustling cities in Israel shuts down its highway and most of its streets. Bikes take over.
Who knew getting splattered with paint powder could be so fun?
For families in the South, Shabbat is a time when community members open up their homes to one another
From a founder of Ben Gurion University’s Faculty of Medicine to a young soldier who ensured that humanitarian aid reached civilians in Gaza
On Thursday night, over 200 Olim packed into a hall in Tel Aviv for the Nefesh B’Nefesh eighth annual Thanksgiving dinner.
By Marc Rosenberg, NBN Director of Pre-Aliyah
Meet Nine of Israel’s Newest Citizens
“Where did the week go?” Nina Spiro, a new Olah in her 80s often says to her husband, Ron on Friday mornings.
Video: Ronald & Shelley Sommer Speak About Their Aliyah
At 61, Deborah Fineblum, mother of three and grandmother of eight, decided that now was the time to make Aliyah.
Early on in your Aliyah, there’s one thing you’re definitely going to need to do: go food shopping. Israel’s shopping venues may be similar to what you’re used to--or drastically different.
When Yael Maizels was a research fellow at Cornell University, she knew she wouldn’t be having children in the US.
This Thanksgiving, Daniel and Chavi Eisenberg are thankful to have finally made it to Israel.
With three children in Jewish day schools in Canada, Stephen Epstein found the tuition prices prohibitive.
In the lush Galilee, families spend Shabbat soaking up their surrounding nature.
Growing up in a small town in Minnesota, Kassandra Grunewald, 29, knew very few Jews outside her own family.
When Lazer and Mookie Cohen talk about their dreams, they are full of confidence. They know what they want and they set themselves up to achieve it.
When Ari Nahmani spent two months in a high school Israel program, the far-away land of his childhood legends became real.
Sarah Hindman’s goal while growing up in Boston was to be blond, athletic and Protestant—the all-American girl.
Sporting a big, bushy beard and tchelet (blue fringes) on his tzitzit, Gary Levitt is not your typical hi-tech entrepreneur. After all, this man who built—and sold—an email marketing company halfway
At the intersection of Tel Aviv’s hipster, yuppie and financial districts is Wings, a brand new American eatery that is bringing fried chicken wings to Israel.
They may not make the news or qualify for rounds of funding, but an increasing number of Anglo Olim are making their mark on Israeli society
The figurehead former president of the Hadassah Women’s Zionist Organization of America was instrumental in making the organization what it is today.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Bloomfield died last week in Canada, leaving a legacy of deep commitment to the Zionist enterprise.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
A new occupational therapy room and garden for geriatric patients at the Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya was inaugurated on Monday, April 19th, 2015,
A KKL-JNF educational program called Green Dream had new Ethiopian immigrants working with KKL-JNF teams to make flower boxes,
A new cycling trail along the beach in Tel Aviv's Independence Park, thanks to the generosity of Jim Spatz and other friends of JNF Canada.
China’s new ambassador to Israel Zhan Yongxin paid a visit to the Israel-China Friendship Forest in the Negev in celebration of the Chinese New Year, which ushered in the Year of the Sheep.
A delegation of journalists from Italy spent a week full of tours and meetings in Israel in preparation for the international Expo 2015 exhibition in Milan.
On Sunday, March 29, a group from the Sar-el national project for volunteers in Israel toured the Negev and saw how KKL-JNF is helping to make Ben Gurion's vision of making the desert bloom
KL-JNF's leadership classrooms have already become a familiar sight in over 430 elementary schools throughout Israel. On Wednesday
On Wednesday, March 18th, KKL-JNF and the Modi'in-Maccabim-Re‘ut Municipality inaugurated a new scenic lookout in memory of Lieutenant General Amnon Lipkin Shahak near Givat HaBroshim
An event commemorating Meir Har-Zion, who served in the Paratroopers Patrol, took place in the Belvoir National Park in Emek Hamaayanot, marking one year since his death.
What better way to celebrate the 100th birthday anniversary of an artist who sculpted from nature, than to bring together youth to learn about his art and explore their own creativity with natural m
On Wednesday, March 11, winners of the Ilanot Forest Photography contest sponsored by KKL-JNF and the Wild Flowers website were announced at a ceremony that took place at the Ilanot Forest Visitors
The Meeting on the Israel National Trail hike currently underway from Eilat in the south to She’ar Yishuv in the north has now (as of March 16th) arrived at the Gaza Periphery.
The 2015 JNF Ontario Community mission spent ten days touring Israel, learning about the country and KKL-JNF's contribution to the people and the environment.
Students from the Nachshon School inaugurated on a walking path on Feb 27, 2015, which they had been building over the past four years.
Some 300 French students of agronomy, forestry, environmental sciences and related subjects observe KKL-JNF’s activities throughout Israel, thanks to collaboration with the France-Israel Foundation.
Two new bio-filter facilities established by KKL-JNF in Ramla and Bat Yam demonstrated their efficiency during Israel’s recent rainstorms.
To mark the anniversary of 50 years of German-Israeli diplomatic relations, JNF-KKL Germany hosted a big Israel event in Stuttgart on February 8, 2015.
JNF KKL Scotland held its annual fundraising event in Glasgow on February 15th 2015.
Almost anybody touring Israel will pass through or visit a KKL-JNF site. KKL-JNF creates and maintains parks and forests from the very north of Israel's border, to Eilat in the south.
Celebrating food, farming and nature in the valleys of the north
Scenic lookout in memory of Carmel Fire victim Topaz Even-Hen Klein inaugurated in Adamit Park in the Western Galilee.
Who says it’s impossible to celebrate Tu BiShvat during the Shmita year?
Some 450 people took part in the main KKL-JNF Tu BiShvat seder in Modiin, which proved to be a lively, joyful and festive occasion.
A new scenic lookout in memory of Shai Dayan in the Besor region offers a breathtaking panorama that spans from Gaza and Beersheba to the Judean Lowland and the Hebron hills.
30,000 visitors attend open day for agriculture, settlement and tourism in the Arava, which was held at the Central Arava Research and Development Station in Hatzeva on January 27- 28.
The official closing evening reception of the KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference was held in Moshav Beit Hanan, and was the culmination of a packed week of lectures, workshops, tours,
KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference participants visit KKL-JNF projects in the Gaza periphery.
Israel’s former ambassador to the UN Dan Gillerman addresses the participants on the final day of the KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference.
Friends and supporters of JNF Australia who are visiting Israel from Melbourne embarked on a tour of the Negev and Gaza Border.
The opening reception of the KKL-JNF World Marketing Conference took place at the Museum of the Jewish People in Tel Aviv.
We all live on different budgets, and for most of us, a Tesla vehicle is a luxury that hasn’t even made it close to our wish lists.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
More and more people choose to purchase products online.
Travelers to London’s underground are warned ‘Mind the Gap’ as they step aboard the metro, and for parents too,
By YOUNG JUDAEA
By GUEST POST
Car companies spend a lot of money to become memorable and favoured in the eyes of buyers
By CAR LOAN WORLD
From time immemorial the Jewish people have had an unbreakable bond with the Temple Mount, beginning when Abraham journeyed there at G-d's request to offer his son Isaac as a sacrifice.
The Van Leer Institute’s Naftali Rothenberg, who has created a textbook and study
program for junior high schools, is hoping students will take a creative approach to the subject
By PEGGY CIDOR
University authorities are believed to be considering canceling the event later this month on “health and safety grounds.”
By JERRY LEWIS
Shaffir Knesset speech on Zionism goes viral; "You forgot about the Negev and Galilee to transfer NIS 1.2b. to settlements," she says of Bayit Yehudi.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Yoni Netanyahu was killed by terrorists who had hijacked an Air France jet and flown it to Entebbe in 1976.
"We were once voiceless. We couldn’t even speak on our own behalf. Well we can and we do now," PM tells American Jewish leaders visiting Jerusalem.
By SAM SOKOL
Shula Kopf visits a site that shows the entire story of Jerusalem from the British down to the very bedrock with every period in between.
By SHULA KOPF
Engagement in Jewish life – or lack thereof – has a huge impact on attitudes toward Israel.
By ROBERT HORENSTEIN
Yoel Zilberman, this year’s recipient of the Moskowitz Prize for Zionism, pioneered a movement to reconnect youth with the Land of Israel and protect the country’s farmers.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Kobi Lichtenstein brought Krav Maga to Brazil and with it, a sense of Zionism.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
With the fourth-largest Jewish population in Europe, Hungary’s Israel Cultural Center is engaging a new generation of Jews.
By BARRY DAVIS
Abbas claims Hitler and Ben-Gurion were "good friends" in his 1984 work which has, to this day, received little exposure outside of the Arabic-speaking world.
Instead of rejecting from afar the state’s institutions as devoid of Torah, how about accepting the invitation to come and try to influence from within?
By AHARON E. WEXLER
A fresh perspective
By DAN ILLOUZ
The mere pretense of Iranian compliance with newly codified nuclear curtailment norms will place corollary pressures upon Israel to join the NPT, or a regional nuclear weapons free zone.
By LOUIS RENÉ BERES
Zionism is not about being popular; those who dishonor our past and who fail to face up to clear and present dangers can't be trusted with the holy task of protecting the future of the Jewish People.
By DAVID KIRSHENBAUM
For decades, Israel has found its most eloquent defender in Alan Dershowitz.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH