02.19.2017 | 23 Shevat, 5777
'For first time, Israel isn't the moderate Arab world's biggest threat'
Report: Netanyahu rejected peace plan proposed by Kerry at secret 2016 meeting
'Israeli threats to Lebanese sovereignty will meet appropriate response'
Arab and Jewish Jerusalem residents condemn ‘one-state solution’
Netanyahu leaves for Singapore, Australia, seeking to ‘open new markets’
Netanyahu: US sees option for normalized ties with our Arab neighbors
Austrian Film Week returns to Israeli theaters
Hotel Review: Enamored by the Inbal
Former Mossad chief: Maybe Flynn was thrown under the bus to protect Trump
Austrian Interior Minister looks to Israel for security expertise
Shalom and all that jazz
Yiddish ‘Menashe’ and Israeli classic ‘Avanti Popolo’ wow Berlin audiences
Yellow-and-blue aims to continue winning streak at Kiryat Gat
Maccabi TA off to winning start under Lito
Basketball: Maccabi captures 8th straight State Cup
Soccer: Race for 1st between Mac Tel Aviv, Hap Beersheba getting tighter
Israeli, Palestinian researchers cooperate in disease study
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
Cardiologists’ council: Don’t stop taking your statins
Suffering in silence
Rx for Readers: Nails, bananas and knee cartilage
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Honey of an idea
Trump in denial over rising American antisemitism
The future of Egyptian-Israeli relations: Cairo more committed to peace than normalization
February 19, 2017: Culture of pettiness
Time to safeguard democracies
Saudi Arabia hosts its first-ever Comic Con
Zarif takes apparent shot at Israeli 'audacity,' says Iran will never develop nukes
'Blind sheik' convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in US prison
In Germany, Livni calls for improvement in global fight against terror
Iran says Israel, not Tehran, biggest threat to global security
Why Trump can't keep his promise of no nuclear Iran 'ever'
Iran continues to call for Israel’s destruction despite nuclear deal
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
'Iraq to oppose US travel curbs, to preserve alliance against ISIS'
'Investigations show Brussels airport bombers were obsessed with Israelis'
Top European rabbi: Synagogues no longer a safe haven
Agents of change
German party condemns BDS, compares movement to pre-WWII antisemitism
Jewish groups slam Trump's handling of antisemitism questions
‘Israeli venture capital sector is booming, despite global decline’
OurCrowd Global Investor Summit begins in Jerusalem
Tel Aviv launches Digi-Dog service for its 25,000 canines
Pence visits former Nazi concentration camp Dachau
Pence: Iran won’t have nuclear weapons to use against US or Israel
Trump's defense chief visits UAE in first Middle East trip
Report: Trump transition team attempted to block UN settlement resolution
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
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Grapevine: Balfour et al
This week in 60 seconds: When Benjamin met Donald
From JDC program participant to JDC professional
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
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
Ace of face: Israeli-born tennis player ousted for hitting ump with ball
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
The People & The Book: Advancing with all
A traitor in Budapest
How would you like your grasshopper?
Driven by hatred
Hot off the Arab press
Pascale's kitchen: Cholent, Tunisian style
Estonian Jewry revisited
Sugar is a spice
Critics and hugs
This week in Jerusalem
Color and food for thought
Returning to their land
Who are you, Tel Aviv marathoners?
מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Baptist leaders tour Israel
The fulfillment of Ezekiel 36
Ecumenical group ‘blind to facts’ in support of ‘Palestine’
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Planting and Marching Together to a Shared Future
Muslala Plaza Enlivens Jerusalem's Clal Commercial Center
Tu BiShvat Ceremony with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin
Are You Threatened?
The Recorded Deed to Jerusalem
Trump's Middle East policy takes shape
Bill Maher vs. Milo Yiannopoulos: Double Standards
Both men were handed over to police Monday at a West Bank checkpoint, along with investigative material collected over the past month by Palestinian police.
By BEN HARTMAN
The Agriculture Ministry’s chief scientist will be investing NIS 8 million in 13 relevant biochemistry and medical research projects.
By SHARON UDASIN
"Instead of growing peppers in the Arava, people will grow cannabis."
“Unmonitored use of herbs for patients undergoing chemotherapy endangers them.”
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Health Ministry approves pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) program for high-risk groups, making Israel one of a handful of countries to use the daily pill prevention regimen.
Impairment in Alzheimer’s identified; start-up to research drugs to delay onset of disease.
Proposal aims to make prescription drugs equally accessible to whole population, as zero VAT will make it easier for patients to pay for them.
According to a questionnaire results, physicians recommend medical cannabis to some of the patients who asked for a prescription but not to all.
The Customs Authority’s drug unit identified 42 packages all coming from the same address in Bulgaria.
Israel adopting stricter limitations in light of recommendation by European Medicines Agency.
Price drop to start on June 15, Health Ministry announces.
A Bolivian minister said on Sunday that Francis had told government officials that he would like to chew coca leaves - the major ingredient of cocaine - when he visits.
The expression 'avoiding Mexicanisation' was used by the pope in a strictly private and informal email, yet the Pope still had to make a public apology for the gaff.
A newly-translated book details how the Nazi leader's war years were fueled by a 'toxic cocktail' of cocaine, animal hormones, vitamins and narcotics.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Orthodox Union ready to certify medical marijuana products as kosher.
By SAM SOKOL
Les cas de victimes auraient droguées par leurs agresseurs avant d’être abusées sont de plus en plus nombreux en Israël.
By SASKIA BECAUD
Fumer faux ou vrai ? Telle est la question
By AVI SABBAH
Parkinsonian-like symptoms like involuntary movements around the mouth, tongue, limbs, as well as disquiet were some of the side effects.
Among 6th to 8th graders, fully 20 percent admitted to having smoked a water pipe at least once.
"This place saved my son’s life," says mother of patient treated at capital’s Lifta Detoxification Center, long plagued by budgetary shortfalls.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Health Ministry draft document to bar sale and use of "dangerous e-cigs" presented to the public.
Knessest committee ruling will not permit licensed Pharmacists to prescribe patients new drugs.
We hope to channel the energies of one of Israel’s best and brightest, and we feel the excitement and honor of knowing that some of her belongings will now become a part of the Sobar.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY
That was the beginning of my relationship with an extremely talented boy who was drowning in his addiction.
Hamartef’s experimental therapeutic initiative is staging change among at-risk youth.
By PEGGY CIDOR
The closing of the Lifta detoxification center is a low point for the city, say health professionals and parents of drug-addicted youth.
New English translation of German author's book about the permeation of the drug during the reign of the Third Reich is set to hit shelves in October.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Police have found evidence that Italian organized crime, which has long controlled most of the country's illegal drug supply, and "suspected terrorists" in North Africa are trafficking hash together.
Only when we are ready to look the issue in the face, admit there is a serious problem and join our kids in surrendering to the truth and being honest with them and about them, can change take place.
Israel-based pharmaceutical company is battling to protect key patent for $4-billion-a-year multiple sclerosis drug that is due to expire in September 2015.
Israeli growers work together with scientific institutions in clinical trials and development of strains that treat a variety of illnesses and disorders.
By UDI SHAHAM
Ch. 2 reporter beats most of defamation case, fined only NIS 40,000.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
Narcotic addiction in Israel transformed from a “marginal concern” in the 1980s to ensnaring some 25,000 full-blown addicts.
The committee will include representatives of the Public Security Ministry, Justice Ministry, Anti-Drug Authority, as well as Haskel, and is expected to present recommendations within two months.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Along with the banned substances, authorities also seized hundreds of rounds of ammunition and four vehicles linked to the suspects.
Cannabis use would remain illegal, and doing so in public or when under age 21 or owning more than the permitted amount would carry a fine.
Couple caught with over two pounds of marijuana.
The undercover agent was able to purchase stolen cars, weapons and drugs, including marijuana, hashish, ecstasy and Cocaine in the ultra-Orthodox communities.
By JEREMY SHARON
Vast majority of students support decriminalization of the drug.
Police estimate the street value of the cocaine to be as high as NIS 30 million.
Hendel claimed that Zandberg is in favor of “smoking all kinds of drugs.”
Indictments for drug use make up 66 percent of all military indictments filed in 2014.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Survey shows youth don't view the cannabis as dangerous
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Boaz Wachtel of the Green Leaf Party said 13,000 people are arrested for using cannabis each year.
MK Zandberg: Gov’t must adapt to changing public opinion
Litzman, a Gur hassid, is known to be closely associated with publications that publish smoking ads in a "religious" context.
The investigation has been overseen by the LAHAV 433 unit and the special YAMAR investigative branch of the Tel Aviv police.
National Police Chief Yochanan Danino made remark while speaking to high school students in Beit Shemesh.
According to police, the grow room housed 26 plants, and was rigged with grow lights and a ventilation system.
Police bust woman whose pot plant was visible from the street.
Nineteen of the suspects were detained for using only, and police said that the sums brought in by the dealers were in the hundreds of shekels.
Police found his resume inside a bag containing hundreds of packets of the recently outlawed synthetic drug known as “Mr. Nice Guy.”
Authorities investigating 17 restaurants, butchers and businesses for money laundering, fraud.
The products contain chemicals that comprise prescription-only Viagra and Cialis pills to treat impotence.
Cocaine hidden in chocolate sweets found at Ben Gurion Airport.
Bill was proposed by Meretz MK Ilan Gilon, who argues that many people have to choose between food and drugs for chronic diseases.
Scientists found that hormone that keeps us alert also suppresses metastasis.
Officers seize bullets and narcotics hidden in toys found in carry-on luggage and suitcase belonging to Israeli man, Uzbek woman flying to Uzbekistan
Importance of study is that it contributes to understanding of the positive effect cannabis has on PTSD, U. of Haifa researchers say.
Ongoing investigations into organized crime lead to a cache of drugs and weapons in southern and central Israel.
Authorities say Border Police K9 unit raided reinforced building used as neighborhood bomb shelter on moshav near Kiryat Gat.
Health Ministry and Jerusalem Municipality agree to keep Lifta Detoxification Center open until end of year, as ministry searches for new operator.
How do we identify a behavioral addiction?
By MIKE GROPPER
Has the time come for a serious appraisal of the medical benefits of marijuana?
By ASAF FINKELSTEIN
Mike Gondelman took a lot of hits but he turned his angst into a powerful and inspiring story of rehabilitation and healing.
By RIVKAH LAMBERT ADLER
For the first time in Israel’s history, drug use is on the rise as much as 10.5% among teens.
A Jerusalem-based NGO works to help at-risk teens find their way.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
What really happens at Rainbow and other nature parties?
One day, miracle happened: The boy’s mother decided it was time for her to take care of herself.
It’s not about the kids, it’s about our ability to set rules, set boundaries and stick with them, while letting our kids know we believe in them.
The question of cannabis use by people under the age of 21 and its effect on the brain is still controversial, because the younger brain is not fully formed.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY,JUDITH POSNER
The 12th annual Oud Festival at Tel Aviv’s Tzavta venue will take place next month, among other events around the country.
By BARRY DAVIS
When drugs are available, teens need to make choices. Drugs are not what they used to be. They are stronger and more affordable.
Skull smuggling drug dealers arrested in West Bank in what officials are calling a criminal ring.
By KATIE BEITER / THE MEDIA LINE
Iranian police reportedly pay little heed to the vast use of marijuana, which is vaguely mentioned in the country's harsh Islamic penal code.
Arrests indicate dangerous global connection between drug trafficking and terrorism.
By ROSIE PERPER
Hacktivists from Anonymous off-shoot that targets Islamic extremist groups reportedly took over the Isdarat website after it appeared on the so-called "dark web."
“A large part of the moral corruption in this country comes from the introduction of dirty money into politics”.
The amphetamine, "Captagon", enjoys popularity throughout the Arab world and has now reached the Palestinian territories.
Selling, buying and consuming alcohol in the Islamic Republic is strictly forbidden and can come with a penalty of 80 lashes.
By HAGAI LAP
Authorities stopped a man at customs who had 3,400 anabolic steroid pills in his underpants; another was smuggling pills in a cake.
Police say lab results still can't determine if man actually did drug women, but still have at least three rape complaints against him.
27-year-old single mother, nicknamed "Nikita" by her handlers, worked undercover for past year mainly out of her hair salon in Petah Tikva.
Suspects arrested for involvement in drug trafficking, management of gambling, extortion, money laundering, gray market loans.
The organized crime figure is part of a notorious Israeli-Arab crime family based in Ramle and Lod.
By BEN HARTMAN,YASSER OKBI
Police find load in warehouse in southern city that doubled as manufacturing for the drug; suspects have not been apprehended yet.
By YASSER OKBI
The indictment said that the driver previously had his license revoked after driving while intoxicated.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Raids carried out to prevent youth violence, other offenses; 500 "hagigat" speed pills confiscated.
Police confiscate NIS 300,000 in cash, NIS 15,000 in hashish and marijuana from state-of-the art drug lab.
The festively-dressed officers seized 4,564 cocaine paste wrappings hidden in three houses.
"The house was lovely but we were stunned to see the Nazi stuff. It was all over the house. At one point Stephen put on a cap and did the Nazi salute," one source told The Sun.
This was an incredible stroke of luck for two Iranian-Jewish brothers in Los Angeles.
Some claim that Captagon reduces the sensation of pain, neutralize inhibitions and create a feeling of ecstasy mixed with euphoria that causes extreme and wild behavior.
By BOAZ GANOR,MIRI HALPERIN WERNLI
Lenskiy broke Esther Roth-Shachamarov’s 42-year-old record in April, clocking a time of 11.42 seconds at Hadar Yosef Stadium in Tel Aviv.
By ALLON SINAI