07.29.2016 | 23 Tammuz, 5776
Protesters enraged at ICRC cut of Palestinian prison visit program in half
A year after Duma fire bombing, Dawabsha family vows to persevere
Netanyahu deflects criticism over tunnels, welcomes Sisi peace push
Analysis: How Israel undermined the tunnel threat
Rabbi Eliezer Berland indicted for sex offenses
Edelstein turned down Netanyahu’s offer to be foreign minister
Mac TA, Beitar J’lem close in on playoffs
Knesset caucus to help English-speaking olim
Netanyahu likely to attend summit in Nigeria by end of year
Netanyahu misses deadline on appointments
Netanyahu denies Israeli government prefers Trump over Clinton
Remembering Satyajit Ray
Idan Raichel sheds a few layers
Israeli art: Upgrading our presence of mind
New on the small screen
Push for FIFA to eliminate settler teams from Israeli soccer leagues
Stoudemire retires from NBA, Hapoel Jerusalem next stop?
Atzili, Beitar visit Latvia • Mac TA takes on Pandurii
Revolutionary artificial material fits body like a glove
Attempt to stop beachside development plan heads to High Court
eBay, Israel Post join forces to boost online selling
Not just fun and games: Seeking tech behind video games
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
Lied big time
My Word: Cinema verité and calling the shots
An advocate for genocide against Jewish ‘babies’ and ‘old ladies’
Report: Assad and Putin held secret meeting, discussed Israel
Ex-Saudi general issues scathing critique of Palestinian terror groups
For first time during Syria war, Israel opens border for humanitarian aid
Bombings kill at least 31 in northeast Syria city
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Dennis Ross urges end to Pollard curfew
Israel slams German university for claim it harvests Palestinian organs
Celebrities jump on board to save Jewish mother's life
US Jewish machers meet Mideast mavens
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
In historic nomination, Clinton vows to protect Israel and enforce Iran deal
Israel reiterates support for a two-state solution amid GOP shift
Israeli ambassador Dermer credits Clinton for 2012 Gaza ceasefire
At Republican, Democratic conventions, different types of anger
Grapevine: A time to mourn
Grapevine: Paths of Jewish Lithuania
This week in 60 seconds: The IDF gets its man
Making a difference as proud Israelis
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
A dog watches a horror movie, his reaction is priceless!
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
The public broadcasting service:
With best intentions
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
The untapped power of youth
All lives matter
‘The Simpsons,’ for a change
Born, raised and educated in a vineyard
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope's trip to Poland overshadowed by killing of French priest
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
Tzvika Kaplan Scenic Lookout Inaugurated on Mount Carmel
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
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
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
Ilan Swartz-Brownstein and Josh Leviton, both of Manhattan, did not survive in the “Judge Cuts” episode that aired this week.
The 11th annual Shalva Idol brings special-needs kids to the stage.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
The repertoire includes localized versions of such perennial favorites as Nat King Cole’s “Nature Boy,” Ben E. King’s “Stand By Me,” and “I Heard It Through the Grapevine."
By BARRY DAVIS
“We wholeheartedly believe in the importance of our work and in what we give to the public.”
By ORRI J. AVRAHAM
Although the theme is ephemera, it is hoped that the exhibition will have a lasting impact.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
“Until now, the city’s residents were required to travel to Jerusalem to access top-quality performances, or chose to miss out entirely. There was a real thirst for locally held performances."
By YAEL BRYGEL
The Israel Festival is not the single actor in the arena of culture imports to Israel.
By RUTH ABRAHAM
“I have more plans than the ability to execute them,” he laughs. “That’s how it’s always been.”
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
The lesser-known sister of the famed Razel brothers, Ricka Van Leeuwen, is remarkable in her own right – and is displaying her sound at a gig on Monday.
By ANNIE KADOSH ORENSTEIN
Amy Schumer after ‘Trainwreck’ and the chill on ‘Everest’.
By HANNAH BROWN
What to do this week and beyond.
By SHAWN RODGERS
This year’s Animix festival is awash with fascinating fare.
The feature length drama centers on the struggles of two Beduin women in southern Israel.
‘Love & Friendship’: Laughs & fun.
By ALLON SINAI
Yellow-and-blue draws in Almaty thanks to Benayoun strike, Beitar beats Omonia, while Haifa knots with Kalju.
Body snatchers, time travel and Meryl Streep.
Variety abounds at the Israeli Opera in Old Acre Festival.
American filmmaker screening of a 35 mm print of 'Pulp Fiction' from his private collection was the hottest ticked at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Festival.
TV on the big screen, legendary ladies, ‘Mr. Robot’ returns.
Desmond Richardson’s Complexions will perform at TAPAC.
What to do this weekend and beyond.
Violence, ‘Vinyl’ and a very good cast on ‘Roadies'.
‘Finding Dory’ channels the charms of ‘Nemo’.
By KENNETH TURAN
The annual Opera Workshop gets under way in Tel Aviv.
By MAXIM REIDER
The Jerusalem Film Festival opens on July 7.
‘Orange Is the New Black’ is as good as it gets.
Two teenage girls find love in ‘Barash.'
The Israeli Opera performs ‘The Pearl Fishers.’
’Zoom 2016’ is on display at Anna Ticho House in Jerusalem.
The good, the Beyoncé and the ugly.
‘The Settlers’ looks at the past, present and future.
Multifaceted pianist Orit Wolf hosts a concert with actor Nathan Datner.
The MozART group puts an amusing spin on classical music.
The royals, the kids and the unreality.
Penelope Cruz shines in the soapy ‘Ma Ma.'
The All Stars Band from Italy pays tribute to Miles Davis.
KCDC performs a corporeal biography of Tchaikovsky.
The annual Abu Ghosh Music Festival is under way.
The Inbal Pinto and Avshalom Pollak Dance Company performs ‘Slug.’
Alice Cooper to be unleashed in Ra’anana.
By DAVID BRINN
Film festivals celebrate students and the South.
Alexander Dmitiriev conducts the St. Petersburg Academic Symphony Orchestra in Tel Aviv.
Nadine Bommer premieres ‘Sepia’ in Tel Aviv.
Brian Wilson’s Pet Sounds Tour features songs from the Beach Boys’ acclaimed album.
Jazz guitarist Pat Metheny will perform here this month.
The Docaviv film festival ran from May 19-28.
‘Orange’ returns, while truth is stranger than fiction.
The Tikva Theater of Berlin presents ‘Cursed Is the Heart.’
East melds with West at the Israel Festival.
The short film, which stars Evgenia Dodina, tells the story of a single mother who finds herself without her son for one day, and tries, in that short space of time, to find a man.
Shani Klein portrays a compelling character.
Myrna Herzog presents a 17th-century musical program, ‘Passion and Madness.’
Classical musician Sharon Kam will perform in Israel.
By OMER SHOMRONY
A heavyweight combo celebrates the 75th anniversary of the Blue Note label.
The Israel Festival takes place May 24 to June 11.
Remembrance Day memories, Independence Day exuberance.
American slackliner Heather Larsen makes history as she walks a narrow web line stretched between Jerusalem's ancient towers.
This week on TV.
Soap-opera vision of the hippie life in ‘The Commune.
US pop star Prince, 57, was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later declared dead, US media reports said.
'Game of Thrones’ and Princess Leia return.
A sweet look at an unusual woman.
When he’s in a scene you can’t look away from him, and he makes you care about whatever character he is playing.
Bionic limbs, robots and other technological wonders on display at The International GeekPicNic festival.
Gil Kerer looks inside for inspiration.
Internationally renowned Israeli psychedelic trance giant Infected Mushroom celebrates 20 years of hits in a performance at Live Park in Rishon Lezion.
By DAGAN WALD
The Israeli Opera presents ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Charles Gonoud.
Just one point separates top two teams with seven games left; Tight race for Europa League spot.
The new cable channel airs classic US films and TV series.
New Age French romance in India in ‘Un + Une.
Two documentary gems from Israel deal with problems of young people today.
The NKO performs a series featuring Schubert lieder.
By SARAH HERSHENSON
Jerusalem Dance Theater celebratesits 30th anniversary.
The US streaming giant has asked to examine the domestic content of several local media producers.
The 29-year-old Chicagoan is a bisexual, cross-dressing, observant Jew.
Homegrown religious rocker Ruth Nudelman pursues all kinds of musical routes on her debut album.
Road rout by Frankfurt in finale of quarterfinals knocks last Israeli club from continental competition.
Broza, with his flashy flamenco- style guitar accents and passionate delivery, hasn’t had any problem captivating his audiences over the course of 30 albums.
Winehouse, Joplin, Sinatra and...Ari Gold?
Argentinean composer Osvaldo Golijov will attend the performance of his song cycle ‘Ayre’ at the Felicja Blumental Festival.
The Tel Aviv Soloists Ensemble series includes a new work by Alon Nechushtan.
Singer Topsy Chapman performs in the Hot Jazz Series.
"I’m leaving a superb and dedicated organization with programs slated until 2020,” says Munitz.
By HELEN KAYE
International Klezmer Festival artistic director and clarinet player Hanan Bar-Sela organizes a one-night-only Jewish soul music extravaganza.
By ARIEL DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN
California rock band has recovered from trauma of attack during their show at Paris's Bataclan and is launching a world tour that will bring them back to Israel on September 5.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
This week on the small screen.
Whit Stillman brings ‘Love & Friendship’ to Israel.
The festival program takes in a broad musical hinterland of styles and genres, from Turkish and Yemenite sounds to jazz, classical music, rock and klezmer.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
Kolsimcha will offer the Tel Aviv Museum audience an exciting mix of klezmer music seasoned with jazz and classical music.
"My whole idea is to create one giant opera. That’s why instead of the word ‘act,’ I use the word ‘transition.’"
By CARL HOFFMAN
That elephants suffer in circuses is one of those so-called facts everyone seems to know, although I was unable to find proof.
By BARBARA SOFER