05.03.2016 | 25 Nisan, 5776
NGO tells UN: Israeli torture of Palestinian, Ethiopian, migrant detainees continues
UN to quiz Israel on torture complaints
Israeli man, 60, wounded in stabbing attack in Jerusalem's Old City
Former IDF chief criticizes PM's handling of Hebron soldier
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
Beersheba escapes Bloomfield still in first
Rivlin meets with winners of arts prize
Gold to visit Germany amid reports of strain in ties
Report: Deri probe expands to financial matters
Illegal underage marriages being ignored by authorities, committee finds
TheaterNetto winners named
Meet Steven Wilson, the anti-Roger Waters
This month’s Docaviv Film Festival to focus on the ‘New World Disorder’
Children’s Theater Festival 2016 winners
David Blatt being considered for Sacramento Kings head coaching position
No Holds Barred: Sykes-Picot is dead, long live Israel!
Reshape the Middle East today to prevent the ISIS of tomorrow
The Holocaust: Many villains, few heroes
Saudi minister confirms warning on proposed US law on 9/11
Amid Aleppo bloodshed, former Iranian politician praises 'Egypt’s support for Assad'
After losing to a Palestinian-affiliated team, Jordanian soccer fans chant pro-Israel slogans
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
ISIS leader's ex-wife: Baghdadi used to be 'a normal family man'
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Analysis: The upside of the British Labor Party’s anti-Semitism furor
Conservative Jewry nullifies all discriminatory laws against non-Jews
US authorities say one arrested in foiled bomb plot on Florida synagogue
Israel’s envoy to London: Redline crossed
Teen injured in J’lem bus attack regains consciousness in Hadassah trauma unit
HU student recovers after being treated for snakebite on Golan
Beersheba babies hospitalized at Soroka with rare infection
Bank Hapoalim to distribute Israeli flags for Independence Day
NEW WORLDS: Cyanobacteria’s automatic sunshade
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
What can you see in this red circle?
The banned behind: Bar Refaeli's new commercial censored for inappropriate content
A View of Israel: The 19th Century
THE TRAVEL ADVISOR: How to survive and thrive at the end of your flight
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
Islam Clash with the Jews - Acute
Response to Tragedy
South Africa's Identity Crisis, change name to Nguniland
Former MK Said Nafa (Balad) on Monday exhausted his last chance to avoid his one year jail sentence when a three justice panel of the Supreme Court rejected his appeal.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
President says it is time to take very real measures to establish a new Arab city in Israel.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Court asks state not to use law dating from after War of Independence, but says it does not have the power to strike the law completely.
Police detain Isawiya man carrying knife near head of state’s official home.
Shin Bet, Border Police and Jerusalem officers seize suspects’ computers and mobile devices.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
“Police units quickly arrived at the scene and apprehended the two suspects while they were riding their bikes toward east Jerusalem.”
3 Palestinians from West Bank charged with conspiracy to commit murder for devising assassination plan as response to Gaza war.
UAL-Ta'al MK Gnaim tells 'Post' that aide made comments in jest.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Palestinian suspect in serious condition after being shot by undercover Border Police officers.
A first-time director dives headfirst into the controversial yet little known trade of sex surrogacy.
By SARAH GRUEN
Geo-cartagraphia poll also finds that 51% of respondents said businesses that refused to fire employees who speak against the IDF should be boycotted.
The relevance of this issue is increasing as the economic situation takes its toll and children are having a hard time making ends meet.
By AARON KATSMAN
During anti-war demonstration in Haifa MK was apprehended by officers who did not recognize her.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Culture and Sport Minister Livnat retorts: Riots against Jews in Israel started long before establishment of the state.
Ediles, députés, journalistes ou simples citoyens. Que pensent les Arabes israéliens de la récente vague de violence ? Enquête au sein d’une société divisée
By ANDREW FRIEDMAN
La municipalité de Jérusalem prend des mesures pour améliorer les services éducatifs
dans le secteur arabe et minimiser l’influence du Waqf dans les quartiers est de la capitale
By PEGGY CIDOR
The declaration by Netanyahu has already created a wave of speculation, concern and fear for the future among the some 100,000 Arabs living there.
The municipality is taking steps to improve educational services in the Arab sector, but the gaps are still wide, and in the meantime the vacuum is being filled by the Wakf.
Jewish and Arab teens spend a week in the US learning about music and each other.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY
What motivates the violent right-wing reaction witnessed over the past 10 days in response to the discovery of the bodies of the Jewish teens?
By SAM SOKOL
Invoking racist stereotypes is just part and parcel of the political game, Maher argued.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Joint List spokesman compares ISIS to Zionism; Zionist Union candidate boycotts panel due to participation of Kahanist Knesset candidate Baruch Marzel.
By JEREMY SHARON,LAHAV HARKOV
Bennett seemed unfazed by the walkout and responded by saying that running away was a typical leftist response.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Zoabi responds: "No one is doing me or any Arab MK a favor by us being in the Knesset; it is our right in our homeland.
Now that each party has guaranteed seats in the next Knesset, it can be expected that ideological and personal differences will break it apart.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The court's ruling did not permanently uphold the law, as it left the door open to a post-election challenge to the law if the dire impact predicted by those opposing the law transpired.
MK Haneen Zoabi to Post: “There is a real will to form a united Arab list” and this “is a historical achievement
“This shows the great importance of a verdict carrying a clear message to employees who are discriminated against – that the doors of the labor courts are open to every one of them.”
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
One of Israel’s new foreign policy objectives is to improve its ties with African countries, Dore Gold tells 'Post.'
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Ministers, MKs and local authorities mark beginning of plan to strengthen Arab sector.
Bill seeks to “create social justice and fairness towards those who choose to serve.”
"The Court should be lauded for its decision that reflects the understanding of the magnitude of the threat that price tag attackers present to Israeli society," MK Shmuli says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Significance of Israeli minister’s visit to UAE debated.
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
Indictment, connected to incident in which she spoke out against Israeli Arab police, filed as part of plea deal in which the lawmaker had more serious incitement charge against her dropped.
Social equality minister says her five-year plan is based "on the theme of mobility and education."
Joint List MK to ‘Post’: Liberman does not miss a chance to incite against the Arab community and its leaders.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,GIL HOFFMAN
"Improvement of Hebrew among Arab students will result in their ability to more easily integrate into the Israeli workforce, and economy and society at large," he added.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Israel's Arab citizens face a variety of problems. Many have less access to good public transportation. Arab education lags behind, and language and cultural barriers pose an additional hurdle.
By NIV ELIS,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
According to Smotrich, Jews are the ones who are deprived, because “they don’t get free land in the Negev,” a reference to Beduin.
Demographic processes restructuring the shape of Israeli society, president says at Herzliya Conference.
"Knowing the language and being able to communicate with different people can increase our sense of security and serve as a bridge between people," Likud MK Hazan says.
Poll finds that a majority of Arabs are afraid to walk around in Jewish areas, and vice versa.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
Liberman urges Zionist Union to support attempts in the Central Elections Committee to ban Israeli-Arab MK Haneen Zoabi (Balad) from the election.
Mayors of some 30 Arab towns voice grievances to President Rivlin at his official residence.
Seven youths from town of Fureidis, near Zichron Yaakov, arrested for allegedly intending to harm police officers for nationalistic reasons after police shooting of Arab man in North.
By BEN HARTMAN
The current chief of staff, Lt.- Gen. Benny Gantz, is due to step down in February.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
MK Alex Miller: ‘We have to stop being suckers and stop funding those who want to destroy us’
By NIV ELIS
After complaints from 2 taxi drivers, police find and arrest 4 Yitzhar residents in possession of tear gas.
Arab MKs present at the meeting spoke of a desire for greater police work in their communities to fight firearms and greater cooperation with community leaders.
A total of 54 rioters have been arrested in the clashes that have broken out in the North since the fatal shooting of Hir Hamdan by police.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,BEN HARTMAN
Debate on whether sign of Palestinian nationalism is permissible in plenum overshadows accusation that Aharonovich incited to violence against Arabs.
Netanya resident whose car was stoned and set fire to at entrance to Taibe says he might have died if an Arab man had not pulled him out of his car and rescued him.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
What should have been an innocuous ceremony ahead of Saturday’s match caused a big uproar after Bnei Sakhnin paid tribute to fugitive former Balad MK Azmi Bishara.
By ALLON SINAI
Rivlin: Our capital cannot be a city in which the building is done in secret, or whereby moving into apartments is done in the dead of night.
In aftermath of revelation that falling death of Nathaniel Roi Arami may have been a nationalistically-motivated murder, Feiglin accuses Public Security Minister Aharonovitch of cover-up.
UAL-Ta’al doesn’t want to close door on Balad, which has problematic relations with Hadash.
Only 2% of Israel's Arabs who study technology find jobs with Jewish employers, and many become teachers instead.
The human rights groups claimed that the law allows Yishuvim to discriminate against Arabs, homosexuals and the disabled.
Yisrael Beytenu MK Alex Miller's bill takes aim at "extremist factors cynically taking advantage of Israeli democracy and academia."
The trip comes a couple weeks after the murder of Yussuf Haj Yahya, a principal at the Amal high school, by masked gunman who shot him in front of a horrified group of teachers.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Protesters singled out the unidentified educator over the lack of services offered to students at the all-boys school
Principal of high school in Taibe was rushed to the hospital after masked gunman shot him and fled, the victim died of his wounds.
There is a great deal of underused and underappreciated entrepreneurial energy among Israel’s Arab population.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East.
By COMPILED BY THE MEDIA LINE
By MEDIA LINE
What citizens of other countries are reading about the Middle East
In his search for his identity, Denis Guenoun probes his memory
for remembrances of his larger-than-life father.
By ELAINE MARGOLIN
Lawyers on behalf of Arab Bank argued that a US Supreme Court ruling later in 2013 meant the trial judge's ruling was based on precedent that was no longer "good law."
Former Pentagon official Harold Rhode says Arab Muslims often thrive when living in non-Muslim communities in the West, meaning the obstacle holding them back is not the people but the society.
Obama sought to Isolate Israel as lone voice against Iran deal, but Arabs quietly agree
“Stay with us...We want you here to live in order to build an open and strong society and not to die for a group that commits crimes.”
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,REUTERS
Lebanese security forces and Hezbollah are bracing themselves for future suicide attacks by the Islamic State (IS), formerly named the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Following Khdeir’s murder in July by 3 Jewish nationalists, police were condemned for beating Tariq Abu Khdeir, a different American cousin.
The number of students failing to report for military service could be over 600, experts estimate.
By JEREMY SHARON
Nazareth man's pickup truck was nearly identical to the truck of person who two others were trying to kill by placing a car bomb.
Video of cousin of slain Palestinian being pummeled by arresting officers drew international condemnation.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,REUTERS
Arrests of Arab demonstrators continue; Negev District commander says police will not allow acts of violence.
MK Issawi Frej says that with vote Israel chose not to "strengthen the familiarity between different parts of Israeli society."
Move follows late announcement of NIS 2 million in budget cuts and pending dismissals of 80 faculty.
Event organizer: “We came here today to say we’re against violence and against terror."
By ELIZABETH LEVI
For Valentine's Day, Central Zionist Archives releases images from nuptial ceremonies ranging back to the late 19th Century, Mandate era and the early years after Israel’s independence.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The 17-year-old posted a photograph of himself on Facebook holding an Israeli flag and a sign reading "Bring Back Our Boys."
The strength of the naysayers in the Arab sector has always been their threat to ensure fire, hail and brimstone if the government actually enforced the law.
By ARI BRIGGS
It is really the government that should be developing tourism to Arab localities.
By RON GERLITZ
In the past week there were two news items which dealt with ministerial attempts to curtail the activities of two Arab theaters.
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
International Holocaust Remembrance Day was commemorated this week.
By Mati WAGNER
Yes, we did deteriorate so much that our democracy is in danger. Israel is in danger.
By URI SAVIR
The curse "Go to Gaza" is an idiomatic phrase copied from Arabic and expresses the contempt with which their Arab brothers regard them.
By ODED RAVIVI
We cannot continue ignoring the fact that we live in the Middle East.
By YARIV LEVIN
Creation of a Palestinian state will ultimately take strong leadership. It will mean saying things that are right, even if they might not be popular.
By MICHAEL A. RATNEY
Seeding takes into account the performance of teams in European competitions during a three year period.
Palestinian national team player used "sporting activities" visa to meet with Hamas militant, deliver money and messages, according to Shin Bet.