07.25.2016 | 19 Tammuz, 5776
Palestinians call for UNSC action over new Israeli building plans in east Jerusalem
Palestinian hunger striker sparks widespread protest
Saudi delegation to Israel: Ending Palestinian conflict critical for ties with Arab states
Abbas's Harshest Critic
Live Updates: Accusations of lies fly in cross-examination of Hebron shooter
Israeli tourist reports she was gang-raped in India
The voice of a soldier-child caught in tragedy
Your baby’s in the car! New apps and laws try to save lives
Bar encourages outsiders to challenge Herzog
Israel and Cyprus downplay crisis in ties over Turkey reconciliation
Hebron shooter: All of my IDF commanders are liars
Settlers: Only legislation will legalize the Amona outpost
Going with the flow
WATCH: Gal Gadot's epic debut in first Wonder Woman trailer
It’s cool and fringe, it’s Yiddish
Brian Jonestown Massacre heading back to TA
Group launches crowdfunding campaign against sexual harassment in police
Another pre-Rio gold for Israel’s rhythmic gymnastics team
Kenyan-born runner going the distance for Israel at the Olympics
Israeli triathlete Darmon rolls into Rio for 1st Olympics
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
Sports tech coming to Rio 2016, courtesy of Israel
Technion takes a selfie from space
Scientists find new roles for old RNAs
Not a death sentence
Israeli doctors save young boy from flesh-eating bacteria
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Steinitz slams delays in natural gas deal for causing ‘billions in damages’
Looking to relax by the sea? Steer clear of Israel’s most crowded beaches
Public broadcasting imperative
Africa and the revitalization of the Zionist dream
Israel emerges as a player on the world stage
Letters to the Editor
Syrian refugee kills one, wounds two with machete in Germany
'Possible that Erdogan engineered coup,' former Pentagon official tells ‘Post’
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Animals at 'world's worst zoo' in Gaza to get new homes
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Landau: Secret Iran documents underline a ‘very serious’ problem
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
How did a former concentration camp become a wedding venue in Lithuania?
German University's course claims Israel harvests Palestinian organs
American Jew among those killed fighting ISIS alongside Kurds in Syria
French educators learn to teach about Israel ‘from the heart’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Samsung president poised to ramp up investing in Israel
Kaine one of few senators not to sign letter to Obama urging increased MoU
Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigns as Democratic chair after e-mail leak
General Flynn responds to Russia accusation with anti-Semitic tweet
In turmoil over leak, Democrats point finger at Russia
Head to Crown Plaza Eilat this summer to enjoy a fun staycation
Grapevine: The degree of what is offensive
Grapevine: Mount of Olives music
This week in 60 seconds: Erdogan dodges coup, but Kerry fails to dodge door
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Guinea Pigs Don’t Like Sharing Food
A Chalkboard Sign Spotted In Brooklyn, New York, Mocks Europe After Brexit
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
The saintliness of Elie Wiesel
In search of shepharad
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
RAW FOOD: Passing fad or here to stay?
Another kind of romantic exchange
A German-Israeli love story
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
$100 million Christian theme park makes the Bible ‘come alive’
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
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
Students call on UN's Ban to condemn attack that nearly killed an 11-year-old earlier this month.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Ali Salem says there are currently Israeli factories in Egypt and normalization with Israel is necessary.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
IDF Engineering Corps destroys home of Abdel Rahman al-Shalodi in the Silwan area of the capital.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
While it is true that equity markets around the world have been generally doing well, no other important market has come close to emulating the Chinese rampage.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
Antitrust commissioner says considering whether majority ownership of Leviathan constitutes a "restrictive agreement."
By NIV ELIS,SHARON UDASIN
The Eilat-Eilot Green Energy Conference will be held next week.
By NIV ELIS
Court calls hearing on Thursday to hear both sides, to decide on the legality of strike.
Local chief rabbi: There shouldn’t be Christian symbols in city but there’s no need to remove tree; Israeli-Arab writer: Decorations promote pluralism.
"It’s not very nice and comfortable to be there as a Jewish person,” says Kim Bodnia.
Minister cannot make aliya into a “political issue,” Avinoam Bar-Yosef, president of the Jewish People Policy Planning Institute says.
By SAM SOKOL
The boycott resolution was being proposed by Labor councillor Qadar Zada.
By JERRY LEWIS
Celebrated author Anita Diamant speaks about her bestselling book’s adaptation to the small screen and explains why it provokes so many questions.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
The Great Synagogue of Brody is a metaphor for Eastern European Jewry, written in stone.
By EITAN AROM
After 21 years, a return to the stage in Beit Hillel Theater’s latest production.
By GABY SHINE MARKOWITZ
Born in New York City on Feb. 24, 1921, Abraham Charles Vigodah was the son of Jewish immigrants from Russia. His father was a tailor.
Rampling's comments came amid a wave of protest over the lack of minorities among the major nominees.
In the past, cruise ships sailed all the way through the canal but lately, on 10- and-11-night Caribbean itineraries, partial transits have become increasingly popular.
By BEN G. FRANK
Most Israeli businesses, it seems, are not limiting sales to just one day.
By SAPIR PERETZ
US actor says "those who believe that deal-making is the solution to what Israel faces are as wrong as Neville Chamberlain believing he made a peace deal with Hitler."
Eliyahu visited Mazuz at the latter’s Bnei Brak residence and welcomed the development.
By JEREMY SHARON
"I will not tolerate this opposition from within," PM says.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Mirren will appear at the Jerusalem Cinematheque on June 22 to discuss her life and career with the director, Benjamin Freidenberg.
By HANNAH BROWN
At conclusion of play, Moshe Ivgy tells audience he never "intentionally hurt anyone."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
I have never ‘intentionally hurt anyone,’ says actor; Initiative seeks to include
self-employed in sexual harassment legislation.
By BEN HARTMAN,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
A memorial ceremony will be held Friday morning at 10:30 at the Cameri Theater in Tel Aviv. The funeral will be held at 12:00 p.m. in the Kiryat Shaul cemetery.
Guy Ben-Aharon talks to the ‘Post’ about launching his Boston-based theater company Israeli Stage, and his quest to show American audiences a different side of Israel.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The Hanoch Levin Festival Begins next week
By BARRY DAVIS
In ‘Fair Play,’ Czech actress portrays sprinter in the 1980s who is pressured by her coaches, doctor and even her dissident mother to take anabolic steroids in order to make it into the Olympics.
Prof. Mordechai Kremnitzer said there are limits to freedom of expression in a democracy, “but they are very far away.”
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Moscow Kolobov Novayara's performence to appear at the Israeli Opera House on May 11
By URY EPPSTEIN
Best known for his roles in Israeli classics of the Sixties and Seventies, Elias granted 2013 lifetime achievement award from the Israeli Artists’ Association.
By ALLON SINAI
A new brunette on ‘Mad Men,’ a new drama set in Florida, and ‘Dig’ goes deeper.
Unknown cyber hackers said in recent weeks that they will attempt to hack a number of Israeli websites.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Scope of the tax evasion scam topped some NIS 36 million.
By BEN HARTMAN
This year’s Voice of Music Festival at Hagoshrim Hotel in the Upper Galilee is attuned to a wide range of tastes.
IO general director Hanna Munitz says “there’s nothing more thrilling than to be part of a new Israeli creation."
By HELEN KAYE
Former Tonight Show host takes on hosting duties once again in honor of Michael Douglas at 2nd annual Genesis Award.
Israel dropped to a 2-0 deficit to Romania after Dudi Sela was beaten in four sets by
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Hanan Snir’s bold and stimulating take in which the story of Oedipus becomes a therapeutic technique to jolt a near catatonic patient back to reality.
Khoury is the first non-Jew to win the prestigious Israel Prize for a distinguished acting career.
In his one-man show, ‘The Beautiful Israeli,’ the veteran stage performer uses his experience in Operation Protective Edge to take stock of life and the world around him
Hapoel took a seven-point gap (33-26) into the break and led throughout the second half.
I sat down recently with eBay Israel Marketplace head of Business Development Elad Goldenberg to discuss eBay activity in the country.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Acclaimed English musician, manager and producer Ben Mandelson speaks about his early days in Liverpool and his subsequent foray into world music.
THERE WERE few signs of an academic boycott at last week’s international conference on “Geopolitics and Borders,” held at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Technion engineers Omri Elmalech and Ohad Rusnak build obedient robotic cart.
Earlier this month, some 5 million liters of crude oil spilled out of the Eilat Ashkelon Pipeline Co
Coach Danny Franco insisted that the club still believes it can reach the Euroleague.
Ashkelon Likud activist Eli Cornfeld said he and other Sa'ar supporters had already drafted the 500 signatures of Likud central committee members endorsing his candidacy
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Ministries agree on new terms for housing plan.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN,NIV ELIS
Former justice minister says she is proud that ministry during her term fought against racism and discrimination in Israeli society.
Gafni: How can he rely on us when he hasn’t supported us?
Herzliya no rival for yellow-and-blue in rare Nokia win ahead of crucial clash with Berlin.
he IDF is “substantially dependent on the calling up of citizens for reserve service in emergencies,” Knesset committee says.
Rabbi Mosheh Twersky widow Bashi says dispute had become increasingly acrimonious over the last year in particular.
Fuel Initiatives Summit to showcase alternative fuels technologies for transportation sector.
By SHARON UDASIN
Haifa fell to its sixth loss in nine contests this season and its fifth defeat in five road games.
Moon Landing is the fourth album by James Blunt.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
New show: Stand-up comedy by Rotem Abuhav
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New show: YouMake ReMake
Rock in the Red Zone
New exhibition: Sewing dreams
A new documentary intimately investigates the dangers of this cult phenomenon.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Director Asaf Korman worked side by side with his wife, actress Liron Ben-Shlush, on the award-winning ‘Next To Her’ – a film inspired by her relationship with her sister.
Actor know for his outrageous antics shows unused footage from "Bruno" of attempted prank on white supremacists who years later shot 3 people at a Kansas Jewish center.
The Nazareth-born 18-year-old stars alongside Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Kate Hudson, and Zooey Deschanel in the Barry Levinson-directed comedy 'Rock the Kasbah'.
The now 31-year-old beauty tells Late Night host Seth Meyers that in her youth, she had wanted to join the Jewish faith "for not very noble reasons."
Deschanel, 35, stars in the Fox sitcom “New Girl” and has appeared in numerous films, including “Mumford” and “Almost Famous.”
While promoting their new movie 'American Ultra', actors shine a spotlight on intrusive questions female stars often grapple with.
The actress and comedian's joke spread in GQ was not so funny to fans of the Star Wars franchise.
By DINA BERLINER
Gere will meet with former president Shimon Peres as well as Arab and Jewish children participating in coexistence initiatives under the auspices of the Peres Center.
HOT has replaced the Family Channel with CBS Dram
By RUTH BELOFF
‘Next to Her’ is a tragedy that evokes conflicting emotions.
By TAL HARRIS
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Netanyahu, before the elections, acceded to Channel 10’s blackmail.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
By SHAY RABINEAU
Biden is hardly the first American in high places to condescendingly treat Israel like a suppliant subordinate even if out of avowed good intentions.
By SARAH HONIG
By TOBIAS PETERSSON
By PAUL KAWIKA MARTIN
By BEN LEVITAS
The failure of board members to intervene and exercise their fiduciary responsibilities is mind-boggling.
By ISI LEIBLER
The right to parenthood should be self-evident, regardless of one’s sexual orientation.
By JPost Editorial
Everyone lives in fear of Islamic theology, which won’t allow other religions freedom of worship.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Any serious proposal for government reform must address Israel’s glaring democratic deficit at the district level.
By ELIE KIRSHENBAUM
The local anti-Semitic incidents largely began to manifest after the year 2000, almost immediately after the beginning of the second intifada.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
To be clear: Lupolianski was indeed not a Robin Hood.
By SHMUEL JAKOBOVITS
If Channel 10 is closing, there is nobody to blame but Channel 10.
Based on the hours they work, caregivers are making NIS 5.8 ($1.50) per hour, which is 25 percent of the legal minimum wage in Israel.
By ABIGAIL F. KOLKER
Israel desperately needs a new leader.
By JEFF BARAK
These clearly expressed and substantiated thoughts in favor of the proposed legislation deserve to be read and reread, understood and supported.
"Evil is evil, murder is murder, and to link such abhorrent acts of inhumanity with other problems that might vex Israel is to give them credence and justification."
Even Internet radio broadcasters need a source of income, which invariably is advertising.