05.29.2016 | 21 Iyar, 5776
Hebron shooter's lawyers: Bring terrorist's body back to Israel
Israeli flag stirs up controversy in Arab beach soccer tournament in Egypt
Security forces arrest Hamas cell for April bus bombing in Jerusalem
President Rivlin congratulates Jordan on Independence Day in Arabic
Liberman appointment delayed by coalition infighting
Standing the test of time
Deri asks court to revoke Israeli-Arab terrorist’s citizenship
In shadow of defense talks, Senate proposes increased Israel missile defense spending
Long weekend bill delayed as groups battle over details
Former security cabinet ministers back Bennett's coalition demands
Film on Eritrean killed when mistaken for terrorist wins at Docaviv festival
Comedy for Koby to give Israelis comic therapy
Israeli gymnast wins bronze medal at European championships
J’lem aims to finish off Hapoel in Game 4 in Tel Aviv
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Morocco refuse to play Israel in wheelchair tennis World Cup
May 29: Free speech for BDS...
Tennis-playing part of a long Israeli tradition
Is an informed discourse still possible in Israel today?
Want to defeat BDS? You need an army
Iran; Pilgrims will not attend haj in Mecca blaming Saudi 'Sabotage'
WATCH: German MP gets pied in the face due to stance on Syrian refugees
Khameini warns new Iranian parliament against Western 'schemes'
Forbidden felines: Saudi cleric declares selfies with cats 'un-Islamic'
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
'French Jews experiencing worst situation since 1945'
Labour readmits activist suspended for blaming slave trade on Jews
LA gala raises funds for IAF foundation
McGill University professors sign letter condemning BDS
Digitized Talmud and mobile app to be launched
New worlds: Simulation on microchip offers insight into dynamics of cellular function
Without research, there is no medicine
Surprise! Anti-BDS gift box coming straight to your front door
Research shows exposure to dirty air may raise risk of heart disease
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Captain America revealed as a secret Nazi in new comic
The personal account of a Canadian lawyer hiking the Israel National Trail
Grapevine: Loving the city
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of May 27, 2016
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
The good news and the bad
Homage to Anne
Necessary Stories: The plowman meets the reaper
Artist of patterns
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
An African night in Jerusalem
In your footsteps, Orwell
This week in Jerusalem
Always look on the bright side of yourself
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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
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
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
Do Not Leave Our Fate To Others!.......
Two States for Me, None For You
The Gender Crisis
It ain't done till it's done
Regavim: Not one case has any legal weight; Jewish community planned for site.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Uqbi's phone was found to contain pictures of Hamas operatives, weapons and other materials.
By BEN HARTMAN
Shop owner: There is no security here; station manager: security is very high
Levi was on his way to base when a Beduin-Israeli terrorist shot and killed him at Beersheba central bus station.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Family leader from terrorist's town condemns attack in remarks to 'Post.'
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,YAAKOV LAPPIN
An Eritrean man mistaken for an attacker and shot in lower body by security personnel and then beaten severely by a mob; He is listed in serious condition.
By BEN HARTMAN,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Parents of a 15-yearold Beersheba girl reported that she had gone missing, after she had sent them a text message saying they “would soon hear about her on the news.”
Inmates in Beersheba prison launch hunger strike amid claims of foul play.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Histadrut says a company that makes billions of shekels in profits can afford to keep more workers employed.
By NIV ELIS
An emergency team from the Environmental Protection Ministry was called to the scene and carried out an inspection of the area.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
A senior Health Ministry source said it was important for pregnant women to be vaccinated in winter.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Beersheba and Jerusalem now operate facilities.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
"I prefer to take care of sick people than injured soldiers," says head of Beersheba hospital's ICU, who is set to speak at the The Jerusalem Post Conference in June.
La première ferme urbaine d’Israël a pris ses marques à Beersheva
By RAFFI WINEBURG
La compagnie Air de Lune en tournée en Israël et dans les territoires, s’est arrêtée le dimanche 8 juin 2014 à Be’er Sheva pour revisiter l’ouvrage de Victor Hugo en musique et en finesse...
By ORIANE COHEN
Beersheba, Givatayim and South Tel Aviv’s Hatikva neighborhood show highest rise in respirable particles during the two days of celebration.
By SHARON UDASIN
Nadav Kreiman's heart, kidneys, lungs, and liver were donated to recipients between the ages of 67 and 29.
What is the recommended time a newborn can be sitting on his own?
Lev Echad’s thousands of volunteers help ease life in the South.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Beersheba had to wait 77 minutes for the breakthrough on Monday.
By ALLON SINAI
Southerners open four-point gap over Mac TA with 1-0 road victory; Hap TA back to losing ways
The four indicted men include an IDF soldier and a prison guard.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Southern District Attorney's Office calls for per-indictment hearings for suspects, including a soldier, two prison guards and two civilians.
By BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Negev police said Tuesday night the Beduin man had not tried to enter the mall; he was passing through the parking lot when the security guards asked to see his ID.
One of the two men was named as Inspector Ronen Cohen, while the identity of the second, a prison guard, remains under gag order.
Four suspects arrested for pummeling Haptom Zarhum, mistaken for terrorist in Sunday’s Beersheba mall attack.
Will the state hesitate more to charge the guard and the crowd because of the current security tensions regardless of whether they acted reasonably or based on some racism-influenced presumptions?
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urges citizens not to take the law into their own hands.
By LAHAV HARKOV
"Police view the incident with the utmost severity and will not allow civilians to take the law into their own hands."
By BEN HARTMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Move comes after terrorists in Gaza fired rocket at southern Israel on Friday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Mac Haifa holds hosts to 0-0 at Turner despite playing with 10 men from the 2nd minute
Club to leave outdated Vasermil Stadium to play at 16,000-seat Turner Stadium, named after former Beersheba mayor Ya’akov Turner.
Southerners show promise ahead of next week’s showdown with champions; Beitar hosts Hapoel Tel Aviv.
"We don’t like to lose, but we played against a global powerhouse,” said Israel coach Guy Azouri.
Beersheba hosts Thun in the first leg at Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem on Thursday, with the work on the club’s new Turner Stadium still ongoing.
Hapoel Beersheba will begin its participation in the Europa League in the second qualifying round where it will face Thun of Switzerland.
The Orchestra, featuring original ELO member Mik Kaminsky and singer Eric Troyer, keep the sounds of the ‘70s alive.
By DAVID BRINN
Maneuver comes following a spate of recent rocket attacks from the Gaza Strip.
Maccabi Tel Aviv and Beersheba face off tonight in Haifa for the final title of the 2014/15 season.
Draw at Beersheba leaves Mac TA within striking distance of third consecutive championship.
After a quiet first half, Barda scored two classic poacher’s goals, securing Beersheba an 11th win from its 13 home matches to date.
Initiative hailed by local leaders as revolutionary boost for development of the Negev.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Third-place Southerners on the road at Hap Haifa hoping to put pressure on yellow-and-blue, K8.
Saror’s scheme involved fraudulently claiming to the evacuees that he would use their funds to invest in diamonds and receive hefty profits like he had received.
Move is first part of transfer of the entire branch to South by 2020.
Southerners build three-goal advantage ahead of second leg against Yavne; K8, Mac TA to clash tonight.
Three suspects found with metal detector and digging equipment claim they were looking for "worms to go fishing."
Two of the Israel Football League’s top, and original, teams met in a game dominated by defenses and running games, with the Tel Aviv Pioneers prevailing 14-6 over the Haifa Underdogs in overtime.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Hapoel Beersheba needs to make sure it extends its home winning streak when it hosts Hapoel Ra’anana at Vasermil Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
Beersheba has picked up 16 of a possible 18 points at Vasermil Stadium so far this season.
A plot for the ANZAC museum already has been allocated and an architect commissioned.
32-year-old striker essentially took all 10 of his teammates on the pitch and the 9,000 Beersheba fans in the stands.
Beersheba striker scores a hat-trick to lead team to 3-2 win over Mac TA, handing yellow-and-blue first defeat
Southerners beat Hapoel PT while Hapoel TA falls at K8; 4-4 thriller between Netanya and Mac PT.
The proposal will include expanding the facilities at Beersheba’s Soroka University Medical Center and building a second hospital in the “capital of the Negev.”
Cyber bureau to announce protective shield in coming weeks; experts at TAU conference debate importance of cyber, combat soldiers.
The Beersheba institution of higher learning was recognized as being one of the 100 leading universities in the world for the number of applied US patents.
50 years of the Negev Monument
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
The idea that Negev Bedouin women could become more independent was not something that was easily accepted by many of the men in the community.
By BERNARD DICHEK
Donations from around Israel were delivered to Israeli and new Olim families in Ashkelon, Beersheba, Sderot, and Netivot, the Trauma Center in Ofakim.
By RACHEL SALES
Sderot Mayor calls for destruction of Hamas Former British commander in Afghanistan blames Gazans for conflict.
By SAM SOKOL
The new Keren Hayesod chairman, a native of Calgary, has been involved with Keren Hayesod for years and is involved in his local Jewish community.
By LIA KAMANA
"People like the idea of giving their dog something healthy," Arnstein says about her business.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Besides the beautiful and unique flora, there is an amazing view of Tel Arad and the Judean Desert from Har Amas.
By MEITAL SHARABI
The hot Beersheba sun might be blazing outside but in the house, all is calm.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
Richard Isralowitz, 66 From Cleveland, Ohio, to Beersheba, 1982.
A premier cancer researcher says our bones can tell us about breast cancer, and foresees personalized prevention routine.
By FELICE FRIEDSON,THE MEDIA LINE
Holocaust memorial unveiled in Holon.
By RACHEL YEGER
A round up of news from around the country.
With improved health and educational services and increased real-estate prices, Dimona’s star is on the rise.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
Roundup of local stories from across the country.
By COMPILED BY TAMARA ZIEVE
By TAMARA ZIEVE
A long way from the countryside Israel’s first commercial urban farm blooms in Beersheba
Ceremony participants planted trees in the seating area and around the base, and the Netafim company donated an automatic irrigation system.
News and police briefs from around the country.
Ashkelon Mayor under attack by surfers from around the country.
“We sought coexistence with the Beduin and now it blew up in our face,” Omer mayor Pini Badash told "The Jerusalem Post" on Monday.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
The Bialik Prize will be awarded to Demsky in December in the presence of Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai and previous recipients of the award.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Torching of Beersheba District Court Judge Nasser Abu Taha's car had drawn condemnation from public officials and been made a top priority.
Police opened an investigation into the incident, which is the second time a judge has been targeted this year; motivation for crime unclear.
Indictment describes how one cab driver sold his fleet of taxis and fled country after falling into debt.
Police station may be evicted by the Netivot municipality if the civil division of the Southern District Attorney's Office does not win its appeal.
This is the second year in a row that vandals have destroyed the memorial site dedicated to the school's 16 fallen alumni.
The Beersheba District Court on Thursday stopped the state from demolishing 51 homes making up the Beduin village of al-Sara in the South.
Three men and one woman suffered stab wounds in four separate incidents nationwide late Thursday night.
By THE POST
Police find load in warehouse in southern city that doubled as manufacturing for the drug; suspects have not been apprehended yet.
By YASSER OKBI
Starlings from Russia and east Europe winter in the Holy Land, putting on a display to shame any aerobatics team anywhere.
At the end of October each year, the Beersheba Municipality, in conjunction with the Australian and Turkish embassies, organizes a commemoration ceremony of the 1917 Battle of Beersheba.
Jazz pianist Leonid Ptashka has a lot to celebrate.
By MAXIM REIDER
Iron dome interceptions over Shfela region and southern districts.
IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz says mission is to harm Hamas, destroy tunnels; 13 terrorists have been arrested by security officials.
By BEN HARTMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Gazans fire 105 rockets at Israel; IAF strikes over 100 targets across the Strip; 2 rockets fired from Syria at Golan Heights
As barrage of rockets continue to rain down on major Israeli cities, people with disabilities face increasingly difficult reality.
Most of the residents still don’t have safe rooms in their homes, and many of the nearby shelters remain locked or strewn with garbage
Finally, we turn to the people of Beersheba, the fans of the team, who also come from all backgrounds, equal in the fervor they demonstrate in support of their team.
By DOV LIPMAN
The country’s citizens are on edge, frustrated, and suspicious. Those very justified and real emotions.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
The rail line leading to Beersheba was closed at the end of the week while the new bridge linking the university station with the recently developed hightech campus was put in place.
By DAVID NEWMAN
Unlike the country’s other universities, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has experienced a much harder time.