01.17.2017 | 19 Tevet, 5777
Northern Islamic movement leader Raed Salah released from prison
Israel gives Pal. Authority limited water autonomy in West Bank
Palestinian ex-hunger striker rearrested for alleged incitement
Britain, Balkan countries block EU from adopting Paris declaration
Netanyahu: Campaign to topple government is outrageous
Zionist Union to decide about impeachment of Ghattas
Maccabi defeats Hapoel in Tel Aviv derby
Yellow-and-blue begins busy stretch with league triumph
Hanegbi: US and Israel will be partners, not rivals, on Iran, settlements
Report: Netanyahu discussed reducing Yisrael Hayom distribution by 1/3
Lapid: NSC doesn’t work, because Netanyahu doesn’t want it to work
'Investigations of Netanyahu won't impact his diplomatic agenda'
Brazilian singer Seu Jorge to pay tribute to David Bowie in TA
Jean-Michel Jarre to perform at Masada in April
Fighting the good fight
Cloudy with a chance of gefilte fish
Israeli motorcycle king
Sela sails into second round • Federer, Murray cruise
Children of new olim feel healthier than those of older immigrants
Rare lung transplant breathes new life into mother of two
2015 dust storm was due to weather, not Syrian war
Health minister promises action to reduce smoking
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Editorial: Trump's support presents a new challenge for Netanyahu
Our world: Trump, the pistol and the olive branch
Polish President Duda: If not now, when?
Letters to the editor: January 17, 2017
Former US officials urge Trump to talk with Iranian resistance group
Turkey says New Year's nightclub attacker caught in Istanbul
Iran shoots at unidentified drone hovering over capital
In final ruling, Egypt court rejects transfer of Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
In show of unity Iran bids farewell to former president Rafsanjani
Iran to expand military spending, develop missiles
UN chief concerned Iran may have violated arms embargo
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for truck attack in Berlin
Amazon worker fired after leaving antisemitic note for Jewish customer
Outrage over German institute’s hosting of pro-Hamas, Hezbollah speaker
UK's Corbyn calls for investigation into Israeli meddling after embassy row
300 Jewish leaders sign letter backing DNC chair hopeful Keith Ellison
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Tech Talk: Inroads toward gender equality
Trump preserves his options on Israel and Iran
Ex-CIA chief rejects report Israel was warned of sharing intel with Trump
Trump pick for National Security Council to give up post
Palestinian Authority official welcomes Kushner as envoy
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
Russian-Jewish oligarch pays millions for Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Much to see, feel and do in Berlin
The Travel Adviser: Boom time
This week in 60 seconds: Jerusalem and Paris
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Suspects arrested in France over Kardashian robbery
Glamorous gathering: Ivanka Trump, Jordan's Queen reportedly met in New York
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Trump and the Jordanian option
Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem?
Expunge the stain
The harder they fall
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
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
In three weeks’ time, the United Kingdom will hold the most extraordinary general election in the country’s long history.
By PINCHAS LANDAU
The company allegedly did not take the incident seriously at first, until a friend called Amazon out on social media.
In the two months following the June 23 vote, a Jewish community in Portugal reportedly received some 400 applications compared to just 5 prior to the UK's split from the EU.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The annual conference, now in its 36th year, brings together 2,800 participants across over 1,200 sessions covering a huge spectrum of Jewish life and beyond.
By JOSH DELL
Joshua Bonehill-Paine,24, was convicted Wednesday of racial harassment for posting a series of articles online in which he targeted parliamentarian Luciana Berger.
Following an increase in xenophobia related hate crimes, this year's Mitzvah Day focused on building bridges between different groups in society.
Almost two-thirds of the Jewish community’s children are enrolled.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
According to survey by UK chief rabbi’s Shabbat initiative.
Jonathan Arkush, leader of the main representative body of Britain’s Jews, sees good reason to be optimistic on the kingdom’s Jewish community.
Pro-Palestinian protesters trapped Jewish students in a lecture hall where an Israeli guest was speaking.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
A Ford spokesman says that the garage was not affiliated with Ford and was not an official franchise of the American motor company.
The gathering at the British Parliament's House of Lord marked the launch of a campaign for the UK to apologize over the 1917 Balfour Declaration.
David Ward has "served his time" according to Lib Dem leader Tim Farron.
By ZACK PYZER
Larry Sanders, 81, is running as the Green Party candidate, for the seat being vacated by former UK prime minister David Cameron.
In recent months, lawmakers have had death threats and bricks thrown through office windows, among other incidents, leading some to increase their own home security.
Mattot Arim says Board of Deputies forcing‘Palestinian state down Israel’s throat.’
World Jewish Relief raises £944,000 for migrants in Turkey, Greece.
By NIV ELIS
Flynn said the ambassador to Israel should be “someone with roots in the UK [who] can’t be accused of having Jewish loyalty.”
Relationship with pro-Hamas chairman of London mosque comes to light at a time when Jeremy Corbyn's party is under the spotlight for anti-Semitism.
Advertisements on London's tube target security firm for close business ties to Israel as well as the BBC for "biased" reporting in favor of Jewish state.
By SAM SOKOL,LAHAV HARKOV
He visited two Jewish-run NGOs in Mumbai that provide help and assistance to poverty stricken communities.
By JEREMY SHARON
One of Jeremy Corbyn’s driving passions is ‘solidarity with Palestine;’ His election as Labor Party leader has left Britain’s pro-Israel Jews dismayed.
By ELLIOT JAGER
68% stated that they feel a “sense of despair” every time further settlement expansion is approved.
Gerald Kaufman charges Jews with exerting undue influence over Conservative Party.
While both suspects admitted to having cached five pounds of explosives and three handguns in a storage unit, Botmeh and Alami denied that the material was meant to be used in Britain.
By GIDEON GOREN
The goal of the initiative is to mobilize the philanthropic community to increase the number of funders and grant dollars supporting a culture of acceptance within the Jewish community.
Ivan Lewis, minority party cabinet minister who is also a former chief executive of the Manchester Jewish Federation, urged his party not to vote for Jeremy Corbyn, the new would-be Labour head.
Jewish teachers, together with others, complained last week of the biased teaching materials to the Board of Deputies of British Jews, which in turn alerted the government.
By JERRY LEWIS
Jewish leaders expressed concern at the practice of post-death organ removal since, according to Jewish law, it is "regarded as the desecration of a body.”
"It's really important for us not to judge this event with hindsight," president of Board of Deputies says.
Jonathan Arkush tells ‘Post’ that others can learn from British Jewry’s successful fight against BDS.
By STEVE LINDE
Faced with negative reaction, community leaders say they "had not taken into account the implications of such a policy.”
Galliano says the sessions have taught him about survival and spirituality.
Galloway's pledge comes amid election loss and claims that he illegally tweeted results of exit polls prior to polls closing.
A travel company told the rejected Jewish applicant that it was “still looking for people who were flexible enough to work on Saturdays.”
In a letter sent out to the community the rabbis claim that mothers driving children to school increases resentment in the community.
During his address to deputies, Jonathan Arkush said he would work for unification with what is now widely considered the senior body in Anglo Jewry.
While calling for more research into the levels of anti-Semitism, its causes and effects, respected demographers have made clear that the situation in the UK is not as bad as the reports suggest.
The police were eventually summoned to corral the masked hooligans, though no arrests were made.
A BBC spokesman said the profiles aimed to portray constituencies in a few sentences.
This marks the first time a candidate running for office has referenced the opposition leader's religion.
British fashion designer seeks to mend relations with Jewish community, to speak at Jewish learning program.
Lord Greville Janner, now 86, was accused of sexually abusing children from the 1960s to the 1980s.
The event, focusing on ‘International Law and the State of Israel,’ was scheduled to be held at Southampton University later this month.
During a recent debate on Hamas in Gaza in the British House of Commons, there were more pro-Israel MPs contributing than usual.
Moves against shechita are “gathering momentum,” Shechita UK warned the Jewish community.
Britain’s future Middle East policy hovers in the balance ahead of elections on May 7.
By NEVILLE TELLER
"Israel makes me smile, I can get used to the sunshine."
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
A Judaica needlepoint artist and retired early childhood educator, Stanger’s tale of the tree on Gezer Street relives her childhood and the people who influenced her.
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
Lady J, a natural-born social worker, helped countless people with their problems.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
‘Refidim Junction,’ an operatic drama composed by Jerusalemite Margret Wolf, draws on the fraught correspondence between Prof. Alice Shalvi’s parents while waiting to get to England in the 1930s.
By BARRY DAVIS
The human rights activist and former actress apologizes "for posting a despicable tweet by mistake."
More than 16 million votes have been tallied, guaranteeing victory for the "brexit" camp.
Delegation of British opposition party members visits Yad Vashem.
The house is a very special Bauhaus- era building and ambassadors have been keen to showcase it.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
Former Israeli envoy to London says new British Foreign Secretary is "outspoken friend."
By HERB KEINON
Corbyn called for sanctions against Israel and described some of the Jewish state’s politicians as “criminals” who should be banned from Britain.
Netanyahu shoots back at Cameron over Jerusalem comments
By HERB KEINON,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The head of the British delegation says it was special for so many Jews to open the games in the Nazi-built stadium where Adolf Hitler made his speeches.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The current exposure of anti-Semitism in the Labour Party is a throwback to the 1980s when I was actively involved in preventing the banning of university Jewish societies.
By BRYAN CHEYETTE
The moment we are in now is one of profound importance to Britain’s Jews.
By RICHARD BOLCHOVER
The lack of contact and false association is sending us down a worrying path in Britain. But it is undoubtedly one that affects our entire country, and not just its Jewish population.
By LAURA JANNER-KLAUSNER
Jews in the main remember the narrow nationalism and instability of the previous century – and the havoc it wreaked.
By COLIN SHINDLER
The Jerusalem Report invited six Jewish opinion shapers to put recent
manifestations of anti-Israelism into perspective
A take on the rise of Jeremy Corbyn offers an adulatory account that obfuscates many issues.
Gillian Braunold, 60 From London to Zichron Ya’akov , 2012.
Norman Feingold, 90 From Manchester to Netanya, 2008.
Inside the years of the British Mandate,and the Jewish organizations that embarked on a violent campaign to end British rule.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A profile of Josh Rurka, who made aliya as a child from England to Ra'anana in 1981.
The aliya story of Charles Green, who was the official investiture photographer of Queen Elizabeth II, and moved from London to Netanya in 2013.
‘Israel makes me smile, I can get used to the sunshine.’
Rachel Weisz starts in 'Denial,' about American Jewish historian Deborah Lipstadt’s real-life legal battle with prominent Holocaust denier British historian David Irving in the 1990s.
“It is possibly the ugliest beauty contest ever held,” says Board of Deputies of British Jews.
A round-up of news from around Jerusalem.
As a diplomat, Outgoing British Ambassador Matthew Gould remarked, he was not allowed to say anything controversial, but pointed out that one can’t talk about Israel without being controversial.
It is possible that Sadiq Khan has now embarked on a genuine journey of reconciliation with Israel. It is also possible that he is merely attempting to sanitize himself.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
I never cease to be impressed at the lengths Britain’s Jewish community goes to in building links into other communities.
By SIR ERIC PICKLES
A young man suggested that Israeli Border Police should not shoot to kill Palestinians in the act of committing stabbing attacks.
By RUTHIE BLUM
England in 1940 was in the grip of a great panic over the possibility of an invasion by Nazi Germany, whose troops were just across the English Channel, only 35 km. from Dover.
By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG
It was gratifying to hear from others who share my astonishment of any talk of Israel being barred from discussion in Jewish societies on British campuses.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
It is nothing short of a British understatement to state that it is not easy in today’s climate of renewed terrorism to focus on human rights.
By DAVID NEWMAN
Only three Jewish commonwealths in three millennia, and we live embraced by one of them.
By MARK H. LEVIN
His rhetoric centers on opposing what he calls “austerity” and he is surfing a growing wave of radical energy and excitement.
By DAVID HIRSH
he problems with modern-day TV in England are not limited to news but also to programming
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK