04.28.2017 | 2 Iyar, 5777
For Abbas, meeting with Netanyahu is the easy part
Russia slams alleged Israeli strike on Syria
Arab merchants shut stores in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners
Remaining alert: 15 years after Israel's biggest West Bank op since 1967
Netanyahu slams German FM for insulting victims of Holocaust
Peace Now protest blocked by police near Kohav Yaakov
US Senate unanimously signs letter asking UN to address anti-Israel bias
Syrian opposition leader hails alleged Israeli strike on Hezbollah hub
Bennett wins re-election as Bayit Yehudi head
Storming the Labor Party leadership
Netanyahu’s muscular diplomacy
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
The best of both worlds at Kitchen Bar
Veneziana in Haifa
Basketball star Amar’e Stoudemire reveals he is learning Hebrew
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Soccer: Beersheba looking to clinch championship at Mac TA
Vered helps Beitar leap over Petah Tikva into 3rd place
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
A radiant idea
Teen pot smokers run high risk of schizophrenia, Israeli researchers find
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Editor's Notes: Why we are hosting Sebastian Gorka
Column one: Netanyahu’s bold move against Europe
Independence Day: Celebrating the process
Rooted in 3,000 years of history
Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Report: Desperate Syrians sell kidneys, eyes to Lebanese organ traffickers
Assad behind April 4 chemical attack, French intelligence confirms
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
US Holocaust Museum condemns reported persecution of gay men in Chechnya
Wisconsin students blame Israel for violence against African-Americans
The French Jewish community's hardening position against Le Pen
NYC council candidate's platform: Stop 'greedy Jewish landlords'
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
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
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Grapevine: Goldin’s letter
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just a Thought: On sirens
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Savta Suzy and Saba Momi
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
European pro-Israel lobby goes into the lion’s den
Christians, Muslims must live in peace, leading reverend says
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Israelis allegedly sought to prevent Jewish-Arab relationships.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Meanwhile near Beersheba police lift previous warning of security situation near Beersheba.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.”
Histadrut says a company that makes billions of shekels in profits can afford to keep more workers employed.
By NIV ELIS
The ministry is also planning the construction of an additional hospital in the Negev.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
More than half a million people have tuned in during the last two days and watched the Soroka-University Medical Center operations.
“This partnership will allow PayPal to leverage BGU’s top-notch researchers and years of groundbreaking research."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The structure, comparable in height to an 80-storey building, is now under construction in Plot B of the ambitious Ashalim Solar Field 35 km. south of Beersheba.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
An emergency team from the Environmental Protection Ministry was called to the scene and carried out an inspection of the area.
A senior Health Ministry source said it was important for pregnant women to be vaccinated in winter.
Beersheba and Jerusalem now operate facilities.
"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
“Abraham was the first person to plant a tree in Beersheba and we are following in his footsteps.”
Israeli champion’s continental run ends in Istanbul following 2-1 defeat to Besiktas in second leg.
By ALLON SINAI
“The reason it is so widely remembered in Australian military history is because it was audacious and courageous.”
By HERB KEINON
Beersheba was looking to join the Maccabi Tel Aviv side of 2014/15 as the only teams to claim the championship, State Cup and Toto Cup in a single season, with the reigning champion already securing the latter title earlier in the campaign.
Last-place Reds fall in Kiryat Shmona • Leader Beersheba hosts Bnei Yehuda minus Buzaglo
Southerners extend Premier League lead to 10 points • Bankrupt Hapoel Tel Aviv given 9-point deduction.
Reigning champion fails to win for second straight match, drawing 1-1 with struggling Reds at Turner.
“We tried different things in the second half but all the changes confused the players and I confused myself. You can’t win every match and we will now need to try and start a new winning streak.”
Beersheba completed an unprecedented double against Inter after also claiming a 2-0 win at San Siro at the start of the campaign.
Reigning champion thrashes Ashkelon while Maccabi Tel Aviv and Maccabi Petah Tikva can only manage goalless deadlock.
Although there has not yet been an exchange of ambassadors between the two countries, the respect accorded to Turkish Charge d’Affaires at the Turkish memorial indicated a change in the air.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Maccabi is still trying to get used to being the challenger and will enter Sunday’s match as the underdog.
Condensing the years-long Jewish exile, symbolized by the legendary river Sambatyon, into a 30-minute composition is an ambitious and courageous undertaking.
By URY EPPSTEIN
Southampton faced off against Hapoel Beersheba Thursday evening, drawing a 0-0 tie.
Kepasa is a happening place in Beersheba.
By BUZZY GORDON
The Beersheva Theater gears up for its new season of productions
By HELEN KAYE
Four young adults realize their vision of turning their house into a home for all.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Hapoel knocks off six-time reigning Greek champion on strength of Shir Tzedek’s late tally.
Following scoreless draw in Greece, Israeli champion controls own destiny heading into second leg.
After thrilling 3-2 home victory, Israeli champ travels to face Sheriff with great chance to advance.
The organizers of the parade canceled the march in protest, and will instead hold a demonstration outside of the city's Municipality.
By LAURA SIGAL
It was said that the greater Beersheba area will have a million residents in a few years, compared to 650,000 today. But planning and building a new hospital takes seven to 10 years.
"An individual’s desire to help others and to contribute to society is the motivation behind the charity."
By ROBERT SWIFT/ THE MEDIA LINE
Beersheba had to wait 77 minutes for the breakthrough on Monday.
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.
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."
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
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.
50 years of the Negev Monument
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Businesswoman Alona Barkat has transformed the fortunes of the Hapoel Beersheba soccer team, ending a 40-year wait for a championship that marks the city’s rising self-esteem.
By PATRICIA GOLAN
"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
By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD
News briefs from around the nation.
A round-up of news from around the nation.
Hapoel Beersheba’s championship win is one for the record books.
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
Beersheba and Mitzpe Ramon offer visitors a plethora of activities, including a restored railway station, alpacas that eat from your hand and local chefs with flair.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A round up of the latest happenings around the country.
He was thrilled to discover from a Dutch rabbi that his great grandparents were very religious Jews and known for their community work.
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.
Israel and the international community should also help improve Palestinian governance and support anti-corruption and institution building efforts, Ya’alon says.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Rivlin feels so much at home at Hazvi Yisrael that he forgoes presidential formalities and shows up without suit or tie, and, like many Sabras and veteran immigrants, came in an open-necked shirt.
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