Possible stabbing attack thwarted: Palestinian girl with knife arrested in Hebron
IDF's chief rabbi: Temple Mount is of no religious significance to Islam
Israel slams Ankara: This is no way for a NATO state to act
Israel accuses UN investigators of turning blind eye to terrorism
UNRWA declares state of emergency in Gaza after torrential rains
Majority expected to support bill dispersing Knesset
A graveside battle over Ben Gurion’s legacy
With government's fate uncertain, Netanyahu seeks commitment from haredim for next coalition
Widow of slain rabbi blames internal haredi discord for Jerusalem synagogue terror attack
Slight reduction in HIV in Israel in 2013
*RX For Readers: Itchy-eyed in autumn*
Infant mortality rates higher in Arab population
Smartphones are keeping your children awake
Tech Talk: The best keyboard apps available for smartphones
Elbit Systems developing bus with supercapacitator fast-charging system
Zion Tech: Israeli start up Dogiz helps dogs and owners socialize
Zion Tech: Our Israeli start-up of the week aims to make air pollution visible
Grapevine: Remembering Rothschild
The Lion’s share
Get your gobble on: Thanksgiving in Tel Aviv
5th annual Hullegeb Festival celebrates Ethiopian culture
Pressure building at Mac TA after setback in Kiryat Shmona
CSKA crushes yellow-and-blue in Tel Aviv
Maccabi Tel Aviv on a roll as unbeaten CSKA comes to town
Another back-breaking loss for Jerusalem
South African Jewish leaders fete Abbas in Pretoria
Birthright Israel cuts ties with New Israel Fund
Iranian Jews gather in Yazd for rituals
Orthodox leaders condemn US rabbi for anti-Arab rhetoric
US haredim seek to share kollels’ ‘burden’
Syria denies targeting civilians, tells US better to criticize ISIS
Turkey establishing industrial zone in West Bank
Analysis: Middle Eastern states struggle to maintain current order and control of territory
Three Egyptian security forces killed in Sinai
Is the price of watermelons relevant to Iran’s nuclear crisis?
Parting shot: How Iran doused the romance
Into the fray: The Arabs’ war against the Jews (cont.): Root causes & red herrings
There’s no need for a ‘Jewish state’ law
Column one: The storm over the teacup
My word: Keep your eyes on the road
Cinema of reconciliation
On the volcano’s edge
Knowledge, power and abuse
Arrivals: With a twinkle in her eye
Book Review: A gladiator in the study hall
Book Review: Disbelieving of his own survival
Hot off the Arab press
Grapevine: The history of Hansen Hospital
Less rioting, but more transportation delays
This week in Jerusalem
Wading Through Widowhood: A museum by moonlight
Grapevine: Tel Aviv baby boom
Obama: Helping terror go nuclear
On incitement, lots of talk but little action
To finally look behind the news
Recognizing Palestine – anomalies and ambiguities
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
An expanding city
Queen Esther's 'hijos'
Meet the ambassador: Flying high
YouTube recycling video goes viral in Israel
Tradition Today: The blessing of daughters
Parshat Vayetze: The power and pain of love
Like a breath of fresh air
Pourquoi une loi sur l’Etat-nation?
Pour ou contre des élections anticipées?
Une horreur injustifiable
Une brèche dans la démocratie
Une petite fille juive du nord de Londres
Rétrospective en noir et blanc pour la ville d’Or
L’unité : notre seule planche de salut
Daniel Oren, maestro d’Israël, d’Italie et d’ailleurs !
Arad n’a pas encore jeté l’éponge
Le pot de chocolat liégeois par qui le scandale arrive
Le dernier kibboutz
La course aux étoiles
De Maxime Hauchard à Abou Abdallah Al-Faransi, itinéraire d’un Français parti faire le Djihad
On n’invite pas un pyromane à éteindre un incendie
Tuer l’EI dans l’œuf
Le mont du Temple et la guerre sainte de l’islam
L’Occident et l’Iran jouent les prolongations
La liste des organisations terroristes qui dérange
Les « Israéliens » de Kampala
Les attentats du lundi 10 novembre vus par la presse française
Netanyahou s’adresse à la communauté francophone
Christian priest speaks out strongly in favor of Jewish state law
Hispanic Evangelicals among Israel's greatest supporters
Christians United for Israel Chairman John Hagee says Obama is anti-Semitic
Temple Mount: Common ground between Jews and Christians
Pope Francis condemns Palestinian violence
Exploring Our Heritage
Holocaust Survivors See the Negev with KKL-JNF
KKL Belgium Donates Portable Bomb Shelter to Kiryat Gat
KKL-JNF Awards 2014 Blumberg Prize
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
Mexican Politician and Business Leader Miguel Aleman Velasco Visits KKL-JNF in Jerusalem
International Conference in Sde Boker: Combating Desertification Together
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
Cleanup Day Activities in Central Israel
International Cleanup Day: Cleaning Together in Northern Israel
KKL-JNF's Eyes in the Forest - The Horshim Forest Green Patrol
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
Start-up Israel: KKL Italy November Mission Learns about Israel's Past and Future
KKL-JNF and Desert Agriculture Latin American Diplomats visit the Negev
A Successful Annual Fundraising Event for KKL Milan
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
11.28.2014 | 6 Kislev, 5775
Jewish author and creator Shalom Auslander says "he was a beautiful person in a hideous world."
Pharmaceutical companies obligated to report on drugs' alterations after change in medication's formula caused serious side effects.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Teva’s brand of the pill will be the only non-prescription, over-the-counter version of the drug available.
By NIV ELIS
Only left-wing MKs admit to have tried marijuana; majority of ministers, MKs on the Right deny trying pot.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Labor leader says past interview in which she claimed not to have smoked pot was "a mistake."
After two US states legalize marijuana for recreational use, some Israeli politicians advocate permitting its use.
By LAHAV HARKOV AND REUTERS
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.
Chairman of IMA sends letter to Justice Minister Tzipi Livni expressing worry drug would end up in hands of recreational users.
Seventy years after graduating from medical school in London, Dr. Cyril Sherer is still practicing medicine.
The main problem with a so-called kiosk drug is that manufacturers keep changing its molecular structure just enough to call it by a new name.
Shortening time that regulators take approving trials on experimental drugs will advance Israeli medical experimentation.
Pharma-Israel: “serious shortage” of drugs expected when new Arabic and Russian language requirements take effect next month.
Dr. Eyal Schwartzberg hopes to innovate at the helm of the Health Ministry’s pharmaceutical division.
Ministry says EZbetic “is not natural and is liable to cause a speedy and dangerous drop in blood sugar."
First study of its kind, conducted by Afula, Haifa doctors, helps obstetricians choose right drug to prevent premature birth.
Juice’s pharmaceutical prowess stems from its ability to inhibit enzymes in the intestine that break down certain drugs.
By UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO MEDICAL CENTER
‘V-Smart technology’ unique targeted drug delivery system could improve treatment of neurological diseases.
Finding suggests it may be possible to predict which patients likely to benefit from drug treatments for nicotine.
By WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS
“We need to be much more cautious about the widespread use of these drugs,” says McMaster evolutionary biologist.
By MCMASTER UNIVERSITY
Women's health expert calls for further research on women from the "beginning of the drug discovery process.
By SOCIETY FOR WOMEN'S HEALTH RESEARCH (SWHR)
Committee amended the list of recognized illegal drugs at the urgent request of the Health Ministry and the Israel Police
Given rise of bacteria resistant to such drugs, it is important to find out whether this treatment is effective.
Clinical trial will help determine if either the drugs amiodarone or lidocaine may help prevent death.
By UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO HEALTH SCIE
"Healthy adults can blow of 4-5 liters of air, marijuana smokers add 50 ccs or roughly fifth can of coke," study finds.
By UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM
Finding marks first time specific endorphin release in response to alcohol consumption has been observed.
By UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN FRANCISCO (UCSF)
Researchers find that several measures of lung health actually improved slightly as youngsters report using more marijuana.
Altman/Ta’am has claimed for years that food supplement Mega Gluflex heals, treats, relieves pain from painful condition.
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.
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.
Indictment says authorities recorded conversations Dino Bouterse had with US agent posing as Hezbollah member.
After Rahimi blames Jews for int'l drug trade, EU's Ashton reaffirms Europe's commitment to fighting "racism," "anti-Semitism."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
FM says Iranian regime composed of anti-Semitic fanatics after Iranian VP Rahimi blames Jews for int'l drug trade.
At int'l drug conference in Tehran, Rahimi says, "there are no drug addicts who are Zionists, which is proof of their involvement."
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.
By BEN HARTMAN
Health Ministry and Jerusalem Municipality agree to keep Lifta Detoxification Center open until end of year, as ministry searches for new operator.
An idea to cooperate with drug dealers in enemy states has wrought unforeseen consequences for one Israeli intelligence unit.
By YOSSI MELMAN
“Suddenly he wakes up in the morning, feels he is a giant world class company, and starts walking.”
By SHLOMO MAITAL
After decades as the Jewish community’s foremost voice on immigration, HIAS is making formal its shift to refugee care and resettlement overseas.
A school in the community of Dolev is more than just a home for disadvantaged youth.
By JOSH HASTEN
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.
Selling, buying and consuming alcohol in the Islamic Republic is strictly forbidden and can come with a penalty of 80 lashes.
By HAGAI LAP
"These days, the criminals and addicts do whatever they want, they've increased because of hunger, poverty and lack of work."
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.
Extra officers will be sent to nightclub districts around Israel, and will enforce drunk driving regulations and carry out checks.
National Police Headquarters carry out raids at 430 convenient stores, booths seizing thousands of sacks of drugs.
21-year-old man suspected of befriending teenage boys and convincing them to take part in sexual acts with multiple partners.
Egypt border fence, turmoil on Israel's borders leading to more attempts of drug smuggling via Israel's ports of entry, officials say.
Former head of operations for the Gaza Division’s Southern Brigade gets 13-year sentence for sales of heroin, hashish seized from Sinai border.
Principal of Kiryat Gat school finds plants and marijuana growing equipment in basement bomb shelter.
Police raid drug distribution network's homes; ring produced, sold illegal substances via "Darknet."
Knesset committee eying new regulations that could doom legal ‘kiosk drugs.’
Volunteers will patrol J'lem streets to offer help to inebriated young girls who are "at risk of being abused by men who lure them away."
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Suspect lured teenage girls using drugs and cigarettes to deserted parking garage at the mall where he raped them.
2 men arrested for abetting Muhammed Yassin's escape across border; was serving 20-year sentence for stabbing man to death.
"You just have to stick to your story," says undercover cop about experiences during 8-month operation.
Police say the easy accessibility and high popularity of injecting the drug may lead to a wave of HIV infections.
Officers arrest 5 men in northern Arab village suspected of involvement in violent crimes, drugs and firearms offenses.
Abdel-Kater family faces charges of extortion, drug dealing, gun running, tax evasion, money laundering and a series of other violent offenses.
Gavriel Barmi remanded into custody; plans to extradite him for alleged sexual, drug offenses committed against minors.
Bust worth NIS 1m. deals blow to Ecstasy, "Hagigat" trade; two suspects arrested, remand extended.
Policemen charge suspect with assault, although video shows officers kicking, tasing man who doesn't appear to pose threat.
According to indictment, Ariel policeman harassed woman found to possess drugs for personal use, failed to notify her case was closed.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Narcotics officers, backed by police intelligence searched home in Bet Jan, seize 200 kilograms of cannabis.
Undercover operation nabs soldiers, NCOs who allegedly passed information to smugglers across Egyptian border.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN AND YAAKOV KATZ
Employee at Kiryat Gat production site charged with growing marijuana, distributing it to fellow employees.
For months the Customs Authority, Health Ministry’s unit for pharmaceutical crime have being carrying out a secret investigation.
Police suspect that the crime ring had planned to carry out a major attack in the near future.
By MELANIE LIDMAN
Group asked for police license to smoke illegal drug at 'Cannabis Day' event in Rabin Square
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Israel Police say Marijuana Day rally where people publicly smoke cannabis will nor be tolerated in Tel Aviv.
Police seize 19.6 kg of cocaine, 43 kg of heroin valued at NIS 10 million, catch Beduin running contraband in Mazda 6 near Jordan.
Baby boy's father was released also reportedly has a history of drug use.
Diet, anti-impotency pills found in suitcases of Palestinian Authority resident, wrapped in jeans among other clothes.
Agents managed to purchase machine guns, rifles, explosives, dozens of kilos of various drugs in months-long undercover operation.
The army must internalize the need to formally empower its commanders against the gang-law threatening from the ranks.
By JONATHAN YUDELMAN
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
Russian, Afghan, US special forces captured $110 million in narcotics, destroyed 4 drug labs, arrested 67 in Afghanistan.