Former Meretz education minister Sarid 'disgusted' by prospect of Bennett's appointment
Bennett gives up on Foreign Ministry for Education portfolio
'EU concerned over Likud proposals to weaken Israel's judiciary'
Liberman lashes out at South Africa after Israel denies visa to Communist minister
Universality shown in visual search by fish and humans
Voice of the people
Avoid preventable accidents during festivities
Israel Academy of Sciences UK’s Royal Society sign agreement for exchange program
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
Most Israeli recipes
Out & About: top 10 things to do
The weird and wonderful world of Aya Ben-Ron
He’s a believer
Shahar Pe’er pulls out tight win in Turkey
Deadlock does Beitar and Beersheba little good
Greens boost BSL playoff hopes with win against Nahariya
Shalva tees off in Caesarea
IAF plane with first batch of Israeli survivors of Nepal quake lands at military base
German police remove Israeli flag from soccer game 'for fear of Palestinian violence'
Spike seen in the number of young people living in financial distress, shows NGO study
IAF kills 4 terrorists who crossed into Israel from Syria and planted bombs
Ya'alon: Iran is currently seeking to smuggle advanced arms to Hezbollah
PA working to eradicate Hamas politically in the West Bank, spokesman claims
Report finds even in high-tech, travel restrictions slow Gazan business
Report: Israeli strike in Syria was aimed at thwarting attack on strategic targets in Golan
European Jewish Congress gives Kiev Jews $100,000 for security
Anti-Semitism rising again, Jewish leader warns 70 years after death camp's liberation
Frankfurt butchers convicted in kosher meat fraud
British council candidate says she will never support 'the Jew' Ed Miliband for PM
Senior Russian rabbi: Putin ouster would endanger Jews
Hamas claims victory as Islamist affiliate beats out Fatah rival in campus election
Analysis: A new redline on Iran?
Egypt to extend state of emergency three more months in northern Sinai
Pentagon: Iran moves ships, reducing tensions near Yemen
Saudi Arabia foils ISIS-backed plot on its grounds
Letters to the editor - April 27
The Holocaust did not end at liberation
Reality Check: The irony of Lord Janner’s escape from trial
Terra incognita: The myth and madness of the ‘white tribe’
A defining moment for Europe
Listening for Tamar’s scream
The Begin phenomenon
Book Review: Anywhere but Zion
Book Review: Russian compound interest
Hot off the Arab press
Catching the wave
The Armenian imperative
Take a walk
A culture of survivors
Grapevine: Coalition against pollution
Egypt’s fight against terror
Saving Democracy from Itself
The sorry state of Yemen
The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
מִי לָקַח אֶת הַגְבִינָה שֶלִי?
Searching for human rights in the Republic of the Congo
Following the green line
Jerusalemites of note
Holocaust Remembrance Day: What’s in a name?
Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
With full term possible, Netanyahu may outlast Ben-Gurion (and Obama)
Arab sector turnout for recent elections reached 63.5%, polling data shows
Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Armenian Archibishop chides Rivlin for referring to genocide as 'mass killings'
Israelis commemorate 100th anniversary of Armenian Genocide, drawing comparisons to Holocaust
Al-Qaida suspects may have been targeting Vatican, Italian prosecutor says
France detains armed suspect allegedly planning church attack
IN PHOTOS: Ethiopians struggle to come to terms with beheadings of Christians in Libya
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
Expo 2015: Italian Journalists Tour the Arava
President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
PetBNB:An Olah’s Unusual Canine Startup
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Sovev Tel Aviv, Israel’s Largest Biking Event
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
04.27.2015 | 8 Iyar, 5775
Italian lawmakers on Friday backed a non-binding resolution that encourages the government to recognize Palestine as a state.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
EU chief speaks after Hezbollah hit two Israeli military vehicles with anti-tank missiles, killing two IDF soldiers and wounding seven on the Israeli side of the Lebanese border.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Israel joined the OECD in 2010.
By LEON HARRIS
Police conduct raids across Italy targeting 18 people suspected of links with al-Qaida.
From Notre Dame to Prague, anti-Semetic European art graces numerous church facades.
“Good Deeds Day, initiated nine years ago, is a day that does good deep in your heart. It is a day that connects between people of all ages, cultures, and religions,” Arison says.
By ARIEL COHEN
“Jordan is a Muslim country, with a deeply-rooted Christian community. Together, the Jordanian people make up an indivisible society, friends and partners in building our country” Abdullah said.
Speaking by phone, Rabbi Yaakov Dov Bleich thanked EJC President Dr. Moshe Kantor for the grant.
By SAM SOKOL
This marks the first time a candidate running for office has referenced the opposition leader's religion.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Incidents of violent anti-Semitism jumped 40 percent worldwide over the past 18 months; France, once again, led the pack with 164 recorded incidents in 2014, up from 141 the previous year.
"The next decade is crucial because Holocaust survivors, the eyewitnesses to the events, will be gone," says Dr. Florence Luxenberg-Eisenberg.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
European Parliament President Martin Schulz says in the 1930s people allowed the seeds of hatred to grow in their hearts, allowing the Holocaust to happen.
Other potential targets of the group included synagogues and public buildings in the Catalonia region, the magistrate said in a report after receiving information from prosecutors.
The words "Jewish pigs" could be seen on one of the supermarket's walls.
French are seeking answers in books teaching Islam following deadly attacks in nation.
In some instances, police preferred not to get involved in incidences involving Jewish community.
Painting was stolen during Nazi occupation of the Netherlands during World War II.
New research from the Anne Frank House shows that the teenage diarist may have died a month earlier than previously thought.
The law would potentially allow 3.5 million Sephardic Jews around the world to apply for Spanish nationality.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Lauder also criticized the absence of any US representation at the anti-terror march in Paris in the wake of the attacks on the satiric weekly Charlie Hebdo and a kosher supermarket.
By JEREMY SHARON
It is very important that European institutions take part in this effort with an “organized action plan and a clear and organized agenda,” says Foreign Ministry spokesman.
Senior European official endorses plan to establish body tasked with combating anti-Semitism across continent.
President of the European Jewish Congress Moshe Kantor calls for more counter-anti-Semitism laws to combat Jewish flight, warning of further economic hardship.
Renowned pop star warns that "anti-Semitism is at an all-time high," especially in France.
Police cite security concern as reason for denying formation of peace ring.
The row broke out after the head of the CRIF Jewish umbrella group said that young Muslims were the cause of all violent crime.
More than 1,000 people, including many Muslims, formed a human chain around an Oslo synagogue in a show of support for Jews.
A Jewish soldier was buried in Kiev on Friday after his body was discovered in the snow in Donetsk where it had been hidden for almost a month.
Prime Minister Manuel Valls excoriated the former minister from his party, Roland Dumas, for suggesting that Valls was under Jewish “influence” because his wife is Jewish.
“Muslims want to show that we deeply despise all types hatred of Jews, and that we are there to support them,” the group said in a statement to Hope Not Hate.
Analysis: The specter of lethal anti-Semitism has once again engulfed Europe, with the latest murder of the Danish Jew Dan Uzan who was guarding the Copenhagen synagogue.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Danish envoy to Israel vows Copenhagen 'will do all in our power so that the Jewish community in Denmark feels safe.'
By AVIRAM ZINO/MAARIV HASHAVUA
The news followed a shooting attack earlier Saturday on a cafe which hosted a debate on freedom of speech.
England also maintains a major Jewish population, albeit reduced from its pre-war peak, according to Pew center; population figures are a shadow of what they used to be in rest of Europe.
In a separate incident the teacher told a student he thought was Polish to "go back to Poland."
Asked about the fears of Jews in France in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo shootings and the attack on a kosher supermarket, Lipman explained that it was not just in France where Jews felt threatened.
By JERRY LEWIS
“We deeply mourn the loss of their lives,” Plevneliev says of lives lost during Holocaust.
Spielberg was talking to Holocaust survivors in the southern Polish city of Krakow, ahead of the main event marking 70 years since Soviet troops liberated the Nazi German Auschwitz death camp.
Kantor made his comments as part of the “Let My People Live” conference.
By Mati WAGNER
The plea came from a number of Jewish communities in the Netherlands following an Islamist’s slaying on Jan. 9 of four Jews at a kosher supermarket near Paris.
"We want this person to explain his presence there," a spokesman for Belgium's federal prosecutors said.
EJC president Moshe Kantor says most worrying aspect of survey is that a repeat of the Holocaust is no longer “something outside of our wildest nightmares.”
Brussels-based cleric has no authority to speak in name of country’s Jewry, chief rabbi says.
Officials said there was no clear link between the suspected Belgian plot and the Paris attacks a week earlier, but described them as part of a common threat.
Jewish schools in Antwerp and Brussels are also temporarily closed after two terrorism suspects were killed in a raid in Verviers, Belgium, on Thursday.
It is incumbent that the EU ramp up it’s efforts to protect its Jewish citizens, the European Jewish Congress told EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
From around the grapevine
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
AACI stages a tribute to the Righteous Gentiles who saved Jewish lives in Nazi-controlled France.
By BARRY DAVIS
Danish and British reports that are in stark contrast to the UN’s assessment of the situation in Eritrea have added impetus to the debate on whether Eritrean migrants in Israel can be sent home.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Seventy years after the end of World War Two, some 42 percent of Germans want to draw a line under the Nazi past.
The blaze last Saturday was not the first attack on a refugee shelter in Germany but it shocked a nation that has received a surge of refugees in the last few years.
Hermann Goering was founder of the notorious Gestapo and commander of the German air force.
Jewish organizations say that anti-Semitism is distinct from other types of discrimination, should not be conflated with other issues.
Germanwings plane was en route from Barcelona to Dusseldorf; Foreign Ministry checking if there were Israelis aboard.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Vladimir Putin's absence from public view, a rare occurrence in Russia's largely state-controlled media, had triggered a number of theories about the leader.
"Humanity is one and we are here to demonstrate that," Zeeshan Abdullah, one of the protest's organizers told a crowd of Muslim immigrants and native Norwegians.
The ceremony for 22-year-old Omar Abdel Hamid El-Hussein took place at the premises of the Islamic Society of Denmark following Friday prayers.
A statement after a meeting of military and security officials said they would guard sensitive sites and targets until at least June.
By SAM SOKOL,REUTERS
Terror in Denmark: One dead, three policemen hurt in apparent assassination attempt on controversial Swedish artist who drew images of Mohammed.
British and US bombers killed up to 25,000 when they raided Dresden between Feb. 13 and 15 1945 in a bid to crush German morale in the final months of World War Two.
250 "PEGIDA" Protesters chanted "we are the people", back up by far-right party leader who calls them "a serious civil rights movement."
Russia's Vladimir Putin will be absent from the main event, held against a backdrop of hostilities in Ukraine and warnings of a rise in anti-Semitism in Europe.
Stop the Bomb is a European-wide organization that seeks to stop Iran’s drive to become a nuclear-armed power, and promotes human rights in the Islamic Republic.
Lutz Bachmann, a 41-year-old convicted burglar, had appeared on the front page of top-selling daily newspaper Bild on Wednesday sporting a Hitler moustache and haircut.
French Jewry’s accelerating exodus is painful, promising and irreversible.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Belgian authorities arrest third suspect in operation for now not being directly linked to last week's attacks in Paris.
The 28-year-old Israeli had scaled the podium in each of his previous five appearances at the European Championships.
By ALLON SINAI
Under the program, farmer who agree to convert their pepper growing areas into spaces to develop other crops are eligible to receive grants.
By SHARON UDASIN
Israeli diva, who won song contest in 1998, to participate in TV special Saturday marking six decades of celebrated annual competition.
Environment, health officials to come together in Israel next month for WHO European Region conference.
Fernandez becomes Spain’s first male champion at the competition.
By YAKIR LEVY
In a launch ceremony held at the Agriculture Ministry offices in Beit Dagan on Thursday, EU and Israeli officials celebrated the beginning of the 18-month project.
The report, which was leaked to the British newspaper 'Guardian,' comes just days after incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu handily won re-election.
The peak of the eclipse in Israel occured at 11:56 a.m., when the moon hid about 6 percent of the sun
25-year-old's next target will be the World Championships in Beijing, China in August.
Italy's Chamber of Deputies voted by 300 to 45 to pass the motion presented by Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's Democratic Party (PD).
The honeymoon period for any new Israeli government will be short, and neither the EU nor the US will have much patience for promises, diplomats say.
By HERB KEINON
The two religious leaders emphasized that “although these murderers claim they are acting in the name of religion they are the enemies of Islam."
Samaria Citizen's Committee clip targets left-wing groups receiving funding from Europe.
We can no longer sit idly by when Israel becomes the pretext for Jew hatred.
By ROBERT HORENSTEIN
Few have asked what a bat mitzva had to do with freedom of speech.
By VIVIAN JACK
Aharon Appelfeld talks about the forces of evil, their effect on the Jew, and how this relates to his own writing.
By DAVID STROMBERG
Is Europe now ready to take the necessary political, legal and operational decisions to counter the terrorists?
By ELY KARMON
Jewish venture capitalist Bill Browder went to Eastern Europe to seek out markets; he came back a fighter for human rights.
By COLIN SHINDLER
A new book looks at Yugoslavia in the Holocaust and the long struggle by historians to provide a full account of what happened.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
A look at Europe’s moral bankruptcy from 1918 to 1942 sheds light on the renewal of anti-Semitism today.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Israel has some reason for concern, though little is likely to change in near future.
By ARYE MEKEL
Jerusalem’s Old City and its dwindling Christian and Armenian populations.
With new legislation, Israel’s ‘nylon’ carrier bags will become scarcer and, ultimately, obsolete.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Wineries over the Green Line face opposition from local, but not international, customers.
An EU court ruled last month that Hamas should be removed from the terrorist list, saying the decision to include it was based on media reports, not considered analysis.
It’s no coincidence that this perfect vacation spot is called the ‘Venice of the North’
By SAPIR PERETZ
In plain language
By STEWART WEISS
Even Italy, a country that has historically been fairly immune to the phenomenon, is now starting to realize the real potential threat stemming from the radicalization of its Muslim community.
By MICHELE GROPPI