High Court of Justice says rabbinical court can annul conversions retroactively
Bennett rails against Palestinian statehood amid heckling
Israel severely rebuked, as PM warns 'spirit of appeasement' blowing through Europe
In diplomatic snub, Liberman refuses meeting with Swedish counterpart
'We have weak civil servants'
Health funds took in 9% more from supplementary health insurance in 2013
Ministry axes costly safe-sex video clip
Treasury will give financially bleeding state hospitals another NIS 150 million
Tech Talk: Haredim in hi-tech
Watch out! You are being followed in the supermarket
Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among 14 cities to receive Bloomberg grants
Israel's Energiya to build solar field in Georgia
Cooking with a kosher soul
Remains of 8,000-year-old olive oil found in Lower Galilee
Grapevine: Being careful of what we wish for
A Thin, Blue, Oleh line – police volunteer enlistment drive for Olim launched in Tel Aviv
Yellow-and-blue, Greens to vie for Toto Cup
Leshem stuns Botzer, rest of favorites into semis
Hapoel Jerusalem bows out of Eurocup with a whimper
Mac TA hosts Malaga to wrap up campaign
Mayors and nonprofits meet to address food security
Three times not a charm: NGO petitions to High Court to strike down migrant policy 3.0
Rape victims' group slams battalion commander under investigation but family rushes to his defense
Hebrew University archeologists uncover elaborate entryway into Herodian Hilltop Palace
Editor of popular marijuana news website to head 'Green Leaf' party in 2015 campaign
Labor wins ‘Manuel Trajtenberg sweepstakes’
Moshe Feiglin drops out of Likud leadership race
Tekuma’s future unclear, Yishai, Bennett are suitors
Famous Egyptian writer says Hamas is “the real enemy,” not Israel
Netanyahu: Palestinian move at UN will lead to Hamas takeover in West Bank
Abbas defends UN Security Council draft resolution: This is how we end the occupation
'Hamas holds biggest military exercise in Gaza since end of Operation Protective Edge'
Incitement against Abbas: Gaza posters depict hanging of PA leader
Hanukka: The diaspora mindset
White supremacist charged in Kansas Jewish center shootings faces competency hearing
Iranian lawmaker touts good relations between country's Jews and government
‘Civic obligation’ to defend Ukraine, says hassid
Alan Gross hails Jewish efforts toward release from Cuba
Iraq: ISIS murdered 150 women and underage girls for refusing sex acts
Hamas deputy leader: Ties patched up with Iran
Report: Mossad spy that infiltrated Hezbollah was in charge of Nasrallah's security
Kerry says US has made 'no determinations' on Palestinian statehood as UN bid on tap
Erdogan’s regime becoming more dictatorship than democracy
Here and There: The elections merry-go-round... and its consequential fallout
The paradox of who is a Jew
Crime: The campaign issue that won’t be
Grumpy Old Man: Misconnect controllable
Obama's Cuba 'lovefest': A real move to check Russia?
Obama’s tin ear
The unholy coalition of radical Islam and social Leftists in Europe
BBC’s world without terror
Facing new opportunities in Europe?
The last war but one
Why Fitch’s A+ gets a D
A love song for Jerusalem, sung in two genders
Grapevine: An international ‘Marriage’
This Week in Jerusalem: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
View from the hill
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Shabbat peace
Happily Eva After: The one in which I acted the turkey
Where the blind lead the sighted
Grapevine: Celebrating in sign
Campaign jockeying reveals growing cracks in haredi walls
Turkey and the Islamic State
Abandoning the diplomatic battlefield to our enemies
Ignoring strategic reality
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
The miraculous oil of the olive
‘The peace process is like rock and roll – it is never going to die’
A smiling survivor
La droite s'effrite
L'union fait la force
Hanin Zoabi persiste et signe
La conférence du JPost
L'Andalousie séfarade, sur le chemin du retour
La cuisine juive dans l'espace et le temps
Les bougies de Safed
Transmuer la terreur en lumière
Autopsie d'une fuite de pétrole
L’éléphant blanc de Tel-Aviv
La violence dans les communautés juives orthodoxes : venir à bout du tabou
Affaires de femmes ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Frappes en Syrie, Damas accuse Tsahal
Al-Sissi n’est pas Moubarak
Le temps joue en faveur de Téhéran
Ciblés parce que juifs
Procès Lee Zeitouni : suite et fin
Peu d’espoir pour Pollard
Le prochain bras de fer entre Israël et les Etats-Unis
Government halts Christmas Day conversions in India
Jewish Influence on Christmas Music
Hijabs, kippot and Santa hats: The Haifa Festival of Festivals
Netanyahu commiserates with persecuted Christians
Iraqi Priest calls on Obama to step up fight against ISIS
The Moshav Movement Honors KKL-JNF
KKL-JNF at the Diplomatic Conference
New Bike Single in Lahav Forest in the Negev
40,000 Cranes at the Winter Bird Festival
Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Sharing and Learning - German Forestry Students Intern with KKL-JNF
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
Nigerian Forestry Delegation Sees KKL-JNF Desert Afforestation First-hand
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
JNF USA Doctors Mission Connects to a Healthy Israel
KKL Brazil Holds Annual Gala Dinner in São Paulo
JNF Toronto Negev Dinner 2014 Honors Dr. Max Glassman
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
12.18.2014 | 26 Kislev, 5775
Find television lightnings for this week on Israel's HOT and YES cable services.
By HANNAH BROWN
A slew of Hitchcock’s deadly entertainment is coming to a theater near you.
Mekomi, a dance, film and music program, will be presented in Jaffa.
By ORI J. LENKINSKI
Singer/songwriter Maya Isacowitz returns home for a one-off performance.
By DAVID BRINN
Tel Aviv's Love and the Big City program for Tu Be’av offers fascinating insights into some of the city’s pioneers and historical sites.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
‘Victor Young Perez’ tells the true story of the Jewish Tunisian whose boxing career met a tragic end at the hands of the Nazis.
Summer’s TV highlights.
Now playing at the Jerusalem Cinematheque.
This year’s Intimadance Festival focuses on a certain point in time.
Megadeth has performed three times prior to their scheduled show on August 6 at the Tel Aviv Exhibition Grounds.
This year’s Love and the Big City focuses on the romantic nature of our nation’s early leaders.
By BARRY DAVIS
What to watch after a missile attack.
The post is retweeted 7,000 times before being deleted just eight minutes later in what is the pop superstar's second "Palestine" controversy.
Serious fun await at the 31st Jerusalem Film Festival that runs through July 20 at the Jerusalem Cinematheque.
Legendary rocker Neil Young brings his heart of gold to Tel Aviv.
A list of film, art, music, dance and other cultural happenings that you don't want to miss.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
There are 200 films in this year’s Jerusalem Film Festival, many of them very thought-provoking.
Filmmaker Tal Yoffe’s latest documentary follows his journey in search of people whose great love is the bicycle.
Jewish actor allegedly disturbed a performance of the musical "Cabaret" on Broadway, used obscene language and became belligerent.
By LAUREN IZSO,REUTERS
Filmmaker Talya Lavie steps into the spotlight with a dark comedy about everyday life for a unit of young female IDF soldiers.
National Director Foxman says Oldman doesn't understand why his comments were offensive, and that as a celebrity he bears increased responsibility for words.
Fashion expert Ella Manor talks to Israeli designer Shai Shalom about gender bending in fashion and the slow fashion process.
By ELLA MANOR
"Mel Gibson is in a town that’s run by Jews and he said the wrong thing because he’s actually bitten the hand that fed him," Oldman says in 'Playboy' interview.
The Modern Restaurant at The Israel Museum takes an eclectic approach to dining.
By ARI MARRACHE
Pundak, a new meat place in Jaffa dishes out the real thing.
By JASON MESKIN
This week on TV.
In China a grandfather tries to make up for lost opportunities.
Whether it be comedy or drama, at 83, the revered Oscar-winning director has left many seminal films, plays and television series in his wake.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Aiming to tackle threats to infrastructure around the globe, the company plans to launch its Energy Cyber Security Center in Hadera on September 15.
By SHARON UDASIN
If only people lived their happy, peaceful lives without concern over heaven or hell, then all would be fine.
By YONATAN GORDON
TIP FOR THE WEEK: Think twice before speaking or acting on a hunch. This is the week for dealing with facts and not fantasy.
By MARALLYN BEN MOSHE
Data showed the lander had twice bounced back into space after touching down on Wednesday, but then come to rest at around 1730 GMT.
Israeli divorce drama "Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem" to contend for Hollywood entertainment award in category of best foreign film.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Canadian comic Kristeen von Hagen, who will be here later this month for a two-day conference called Comedy for a Change, feels that "laughter is a good medium to communicate through."
Comedy for Koby, the biannual stand-up comedy fund-raising tour for The Koby Mandell Foundation, returns this month.
By JESSICA VRAZILEK
The Romain Gary French Institute presents a special evening dedicated to the Lumière brothers, whose camera captured life in a city both ancient and in rapid transition.
The Afghan Whigs rocked Tel Aviv’s Barby Club for two sold-out shows in 2012, and they’re booked for the same venue on February 24.
Leading Jewish, Xhosa-speaking comedian, Nik Rabinowitz, is looking forward to performing his one-man show in support of Beit Issie Shapiro.
By JORDYN SCHWERSKY
Local fans of Channel 2’s ‘The Voice’ aren’t the only ones watching to see how standout contestant Jessica Katz fares – so is her uncle in Hollywood, Steven Spielberg.
What's happening around the country in the cultural scene.
By JPost Editorial
The Suzanne Dellal Center hosts the innovative Dance with Japan event.
New theater, to open in Jerusalem in mid-September, will show critically acclaimed, high-quality movies from all over the world.
The Secret Chiefs 3 rock concert will stir up a storm in Tel Aviv next week.
The Ballet Theater of St. Petersburg comes to Israel with two classical productions – Swan Lake and The Nutcracker.
By Jesse Eisenberg; translated by Dori Parnes; directed by Avishai Milstein; Bet Lessin, August 20.
By HELEN KAYE
Innovative approaches to dance and performance will be featured in Jaffa next week.
Dr. Lonnie Smith is one of the hot tickets at the Eilat Jazz Festival.
With a new opera to his name and a frantic schedule of some 340 concerts a year, Gil Shohat is spreading his wings.
By SHULA KOPF
Judith Sudilovsky interviews Ayelet Waldman and Assaf Gavron, participants in the recent International Writers Festival held in Jerusalem.
By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY
It's been 20 years since one of Disney's most beloved films was released, but few people know that villain Scar's song "Be Prepared" was inspired by Hitler.
The Brooklyn native, who made films into his 90s, is best known for his roles in Westerns "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" and "The Magnificent Seven."
The Sea Life Hotel offers a warm welcome and a relaxing respite.
By LIAT COLLINS
Eating salt-free bread is a healthful option.
By LES SAIDEL
From movies to art exhibitions, here's a look at what's going on this weekend, July 31- August 2.
TIP FOR THE WEEK: Thoughts turn reflective as you count your blessings.
Minna Tomei brings together flavors from all over Asia tailored to the Israeli palate.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Gideon Raff’s new series ‘Tyrant,’lacks complexity.
Take a trip back in time next week in the annual revival festival in Jerusalem.
By DEBORAH FINEBLUM
Chilean soprano Verónica Villarroel is one of the star tutors at The Opera Workshop in Tel Aviv.
By MAXIM REIDER
Contact Point is the opening item of this year’s Jerusalem Season of Culture.
The 31st Jerusalem Film Festival raises the curtain on July 10.
Wine and beer festivals within one week of each other are a drinking connoisseur’s dream come true.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN,NOA AMOUYAL
100 years ago this month, the European powers went to war. A new book provides
a fresh look at how it transformed the Middle East.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Animix Festival to salute ‘Nikui Rosh,’ on the show’s 40th anniversary of merrily slaughtering sacred cows
Katie Chin, author of Everyday Thai Cooking, showed us how to prepare fried rice the Thai way.
By FAYE LEVY AND YAKIR LEVY
This former US postal courier’s unfailing spirit energizes everyone from athletes to the betrothed.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
‘Rabbi Abraham’ tome document show Lincoln was a Jewish role model.
By ROBERT GLUCK
Through photographs taken on the fly, Axel Saxe takes the pulse of Israeli society and its thousands of faces.
By SARAH LALOU
The key to a great potato salad is pickle juice, wrote Mitchell Davis, author of ‘Kitchen Sense’
By FAYE LEVY,YAKIR LEVY
The Yalla Basta visitors card offers an innovative way of experiencing the tantalizing tastes of the shuk’s many eateries.
By MEITAL SHARABI
The inaugural Thai Food Festival in Los Angeles showcased Thailand’s four culinary regions.
The Utopia Festival brings sci-fi’s fantastical perspective to Tel Aviv.
By SHULY WASSERSTROM
The Tel Aviv-based Malenki Theater company is staging one-man show ‘Orpheus in the Metro,’ for second time.
TIP FOR THE WEEK: Slowly you will begin to receive the answer to question which have been on your mind for several weeks. Be prepared for a few surprises.
The present is bleak and the future seems worse for Hapoel Tel Aviv.
By ALLON SINAI
An eye-opening exhibition at the Helena Rubinstein Pavilion conveys the message that our eyes often deceive us, our ears can mislead us.
By CARL HOFFMAN
There is a mosaic of people who chose to make Israel their home: among them Druse, Beduin, Arabs and Circassians.
By ITSIK MAROM
Keeping the Tap running,‘Potent Wilderness,’ dancing out of their skins, and little wheels.
FeeX, a free, web-based service, helps users reduce management fees for their pension and savings plans.
By PATRICIA CARMEL
The Children’s Film Festival at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque aims to provide quality entertainment – with a light educational element thrown in.
The sixth annual Jerusalem Woodstock Revival Festival, the opening of the Jerusalem Film Festival, and the Season of Culture have been delayed.
By LIA KAMANA,AGGIE GROSSMAN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Small aircraft crashes while trying to land in Rishon Lezion; pilot sustains light injuries.
Parody video puts a Jewish twist on Uber and Get-Taxi.
A cruise in Southampton with Quantum of the Seas.
By SIVAN AZULAY
22-year-old Victoria Rafaeli – who told viewers ‘We’re Orthodox but we don’t dress it, obviously’ – finishes in third place.
By AMY SPIRO
What's happening around the country this week.
Olivier Dubois’s controversial ‘Tragedie’ opens the new season at TAPAC.
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett perform in Israel this week
'Gett’ examines the injustice of our antiquated divorce laws.
Member of the famed boy band apologizes to fans over cancelled shows, says BSB looking to reschedule concerts in spring 2015.
A TV aficionado takes a post-Emmy look at a year’s worth of entertainment.
By RUTH BELOFF
Ken Loach’s fact-based film ‘Jimmy’s Hall’ takes us back to 1930s Ireland.
Violinist and conductor Maxim Vengerov brings his festival to Israel
The Diver Festival presents fascinating movement in the world of contemporary dance.
Presenting his film at Czech Film Week, director Zdenek Tyc speaks about how people act in extreme situations.
This year saw remarkable performances across the board, but on Monday night the most compelling performances by women will be honored at the 66th Emmy Awards.
While originally he was known for his roles in fictional dramas and comedies, now Williams serves as an example of real life perseverance and resolve.
Regev writes that the complaints raised such questions as whether reality shows should be limited, or does freedom of speech and expression protect them
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK