Lawmakers call for end to Books and Authors Law
Berko, Shalev chosen for committee to select next Attorney General
Economy Ministry to award scholarships to Beduin students
Victims of sexual assault to receive free legal aid to keep attackers away
Putter around with art in Bat Yam
Joining in the fun of the Irish
More than 200 French Jews arrive in Israel as new immigrants
Grapevine: Music to his ears
Kroyter jumps back into picture as high-flying Israeli phenom
Blue-and-white moves up gear in EuroBasket preparations
Plzen crushes Maccabi Tel Aviv’s hopes
French Jews travel to Berlin for momentous Maccabi Games
Pollard's lawyer hopes parole board will let him make aliyah
Seven Arabs arrested for attacking Jews on Jerusalem promenade
Sara Netanyahu: We invest in protecting our children, our enemies invest in terrorism
'Amnesty report is fundamentally flawed, shows its compulsive obsessiveness towards Israel'
Report: IAF strike in Syria targeted Hezbollah members and fighters under Lebanese terrorist Kuntar
Report: Israeli Air Force strikes target in Syria, killing at least 2 people
World Jewry remembers Samuel Pisar, ‘moral voice of a generation’
New York to investigate haredi schools for lack of secular studies
Israeli archaeologists find remnants of landmark synagogue destroyed by Nazis
Most Jewish students faced hostilities on North American campuses, study says
John Kerry: Pollard's release not related to Iran deal
Top US general distances himself from choice of Iran deal or war
Strategy emerges to reimpose US nuclear sanctions on Iran under a different name
France's Fabius visits Tehran, extends Paris invite to Rouhani
Can a video campaign sway US support for the Iran nuclear deal?
Iraqi militia leader says US not serious about fighting Islamic State
Canadian-Israeli anti-ISIS fighter: If we don't fight them there, they'll come here
My friends went on vacation and all I got was this stupid ISIS flag
Report: ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' is now running from ISIS
With more than 250,000 dead in Syria, UN proposes working groups for peace
Second reported IAF strike: Damascus says Israel strikes pro-Syrian Palestinian militia
Knesset drops requirement for doctor’s authorization for adults who want to work out in gyms
Israeli researchers: Type II diabetics should never forgo breakfast
Illegal anabolic steroids smuggled in by fitness instructor seized
Israeli, US researchers develop PTSD treatment for soldiers using computer program
Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid
Hydrocarbons found in second wells at Golan Heights oil project
Establish commission to examine water flow to Jordan, MK says
Steinitz, Netanyahu postpone vote on gas compromise outline
Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds
Tech talk: Cybereason takes on Operation Kofer
Israeli safety app Musketeer saves lives
Earth-like planet discovered beyond solar system
An Israeli accelerator grows in New York
Your investments: Newlyweds - Get on solid financial footing before buying an apartment
Vote ‘no’ on anti-Israel resolution: Send a message for peace education
Encountering peace: The disengagement – 10 years on: What we choose to forget
Media comment: The unethical media that disengaged itself
It’s not a done deal
Iran deal’s inspections aren’t kosher
Take two tablets!~
Lincoln and the Jews
Portrait of an assassin's wife
Red, white and baseball
Spending seven surreal years with Etgar Keret
Ulpan in Danger
This week in Jerusalem
A New Home for special brides
Eyes on the prize
Reining in an out-of-control teen
Taking a silver jubilee bow
Tel Aviv Light Rail tows a hefty load
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: אֶל אַרְצִי
שִירַת רַבִּים 3
The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
Art is for everyone, everywhere
The Pilots Who Helped Save Israel
This Week in Israeli History: Roi Klein, Sergeant’s Affair and the Founding of Rishon LeZion
New York, Nu York: It Began with a Mitzvah
Giving Iran the Bomb Is Insane
Superman Goes to Kenya
Israeli Church leaders blame anti-Christian attacks on government inaction
Poll: Pope Francis' approval rating dips in US ahead of September visit
Oren: Jesus today would be a settler
Israeli Christian group challenges BDS with new guide
ISIS claims kidnapping of 3 African Christians in Libya
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
New Hadid Single Dedicated in Ben Shemen Forest
Eucalyptus Park in Beit Shean Inaugurated
Tranquil Weekend in Nes Harim for Gaza Border Families
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
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
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
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
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
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
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
07.30.2015 | 14 Av, 5775
The IDF Widows and Orphans Organization was established in 1991; it works with more than 8,000 widows and orphans of the Israeli security forces.
By ZUR THON
Family brought six-year-old to emergency room after she suffered for two years from repeated bouts with pneumonia and breathing problems that were not eliminated by antibiotics.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The mother’s own liver will grow to normal size in a matter of weeks.
Transfer pricing is one of the hottest topics in international tax at present.
By LEON HARRIS
Hopefully the smoke from all the Lag Ba’omer bonfires has cleared – because now it’s time for wedding season.
By AARON KATSMAN
"As Christians we must become more demanding, for example, by supporting the right of equal pay for equal work, why should it be taken for granted that women must earn less than men?" Francis said.
By ARIEL COHEN
We cannot force our kids to take a different path, but we can do two important things.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY
Celebrated poet Haviva Pedaya has turned a tribute to her mother into a rock opera.
By BARRY DAVIS
By covering up for our dysfunctional teen or young adult, we are postponing their recovery; Once the elephant is revealed, the healing can begin.
Beit Avi Chai collaborates with the families of fallen soldiers to create animated films in their memory
Shaare Zedek and the Hapisga taxi company pioneer a project to keep newborns safe on their way home.
Suspect in satisfactory condition in suicide attempt after fatal stabbing of ex and another man in woman’s apartment.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Meir Medical Center doctor who performed C-section advises against "dangers" of late, illegal IVF.
For the 39th year, the Vinograd family and the 2,000-plus attendees of the music festival created a paradise full of music, sun and family-friendly post-hippie activities.
By DAVID BRINN
Parents and teachers also want to become more involved in the education system and to ensure that communications between parents and the educational staff is a priority.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Among offerings at Tel Aviv’s International Documentary Festival is ‘Look at Us Now, Mother’ – director Gayle Kirschenbaum’s personal take on the rocky relationships between mothers and daughters.
By HANNAH BROWN
Sanitary conditions raise the fear of epidemics and infections as time goes on.
Expert says infants are not considered halachically Jewish, and thus will likely face conversion opposition from Chief Rabbinate.
Immediately after the quake, Shani messaged her parents to let them know she and everyone in her group had survived and that no one was injured.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
“Every aftershock threatened to bring the building down on top of us ... It was a nightmare that we are just now beginning to understand," one parent says.
By BEN HARTMAN, HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Surveys conducted by the Research and Financial Administration at the Economy Ministry show that only 49% of Arab women are familiar with maternity leave rights.
IDF Widows and Orphans Organization: We want them to know that they are not alone in this loss, that there are thousands who understand.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
‘This park represents a big win for the public against real estate developers,’ says attendee.
Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Center not only delivered 22,030 babies in 2014, it wants all of the newborns to reach home safely.
By HAIM WATZMAN
Anita Shkedi’s crusade to promote therapeutic horse riding for the disabled.
By PAUL ALSTER
"Niot’s laugh lit up many a darkness; He laughed naturally, frequently, at jokes, at pretenses, at the foibles of others, at himself."
How the identity of the author of ‘The Monk’s Haggadah’ was uncovered makes for a gripping detective story
By RALPH AMELAN
A baby's first shoes can be cloth to give them protection, but in general should fit baby’s foot well and bend as needed.
By RX FOR READERS/JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
"I kind of like being out of my comfort zone; it gives me a feeling of empowerment," Ben-Dor says of her participation in extreme endurance challenges.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Take a trip to Holon.
By MEITAL SHARABI
As head of the worldwide SOS Children’s Villages, Siddhartha Kaul checks in on two of the organizations junior care facilities in Israel.
Kshaun Bayhesain had promised his wife that when he returned from Gaza last summer, he would fix up their garden. Three young IDF orphans took it upon themselves to fulfill his promise.
It is important to put priority on healing after a divorce, to better prepare for the next relationship.
By MIKE GROPPER
What to do during the holiday.
In memory of the 18 sons, six daughters, four grandchildren and one husband who are always with these women and in the hearts, mind and prayers of the country.
By SARAH LEVIN
For women who have lost a son, daughter, husband to terrorism, the NGO OneFamily gives a rare opportunity.
While helping others to realize their goals and life dreams, this veteran hasn't stopped challenging herself on what she'll achieve next.
Despite losing God, his family and briefly his mind, in his first book former hassid Shulem Deen blames himself for not foreseeing the events that would befall him.
By ELAINE MARGOLIN
Opening the heart with Israeli wine.
By YOAV SCHWARTZ,ASAF FINKELSTEIN
"I love the toys but I am happy to share my love with other people," Wasserman says.
Congo-Brazzaville, an African nation of just 3.5 million with sufficient resources, remains mired in corruption, police torture and roadblocks to residents getting educated and moving forward.
By TAMARA BARAAZ
RX for readers
American-based game gives children with Asperger’s and mild autism an enjoyable way to learn social skills
By LAUREN SIRIT
Since extreme times call for extreme action, here’s a great option for the whole family.
By ITSIK MAROM
Beit Hatfutsot celebrates 20 years of a project that has had hundreds of thousands of youngsters researching their family trees.
Teens need to understand the extent to which their life is off kilter.
The writer is an American oleh who has just survived his third move within Karmiel in four years.
By PHILIP GOLD
For the first time, private developers are building houses in Beit She’an.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
The spur-winged lapwing is a bird you’ll want to stay near if you are a prey animal threatened by predators.
I don’t want to cover my head anymore, but my husband doesn’t agree.
By THREE LADIES, THREE LATTES
What should you do when your haredi son won’t celebrate Yom Ha’atzma’ut?
Are you thinking about the environment when disposing of your holiday trash?
By MIRIAM KRESH
Purge the excess ‘hametz’ from your household routine.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY,JUDITH POSNER
The Neilsons introduce Israelis to DIY drinks and boutique beverages.
By NAAMA BARAK
Has the Halacha changed in the days since I got married? Why is everything so much crazier today?
By PAMELA PELED
The ‘escape room’ concept comes to the capital.
By JOANNA SHEBSON
Best things to do in the week to come.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The new ‘it’ vegetable of 2015.
For kids, there’s a bumper crop of films to choose from.
Best outings to look out for in the week to come.
‘The Kind Words’ aims to please.
"I'm writing this today, because "good-bye" I had no chance to say," Lihi writes to her father, Amotz Greenberg, who fell in battle.
By LIHI GREENBERG
"Why didn't you say 'goodbye' when you left?" Hayut writes to her father, Kasahun Baynesian, who fell in battle.
By HAYUT BAYNESIAN,
"You went, but you are still with us, in the little things and in the great ones," Hallel writes to her father, Rami Kachlon, who fell after succumbing to wounds obtained in battle.
By HALLEL KACHLON
"I thought you were unbeatable, but in the end a small piece of steel ended your life," Tal writes to his father, Ze'ev Etzion, who fell in battle.
By NETTA ETZION,TAL ETZION
An Ethiopian patriarch experiences conflict with his family in ‘Red Leaves.’
The Children’s Theater Festival is a delight for all ages.
Wine cocktails are a great way to open a festive evening with family and friends.
By NERIA BARR
Things to do in the week to come.
According to the law, common-law couples are people who share a household, live together as a family, and have an emotional and economic relationship.
By AVIAD IGRA
Is Lior Lotan’s apology to the Mengistu family enough to keep him in his post?
By JEFF BARAK
“I talked to God; I said I didn’t know who my mother and father were, but that now the Holy One would have to be both my mother and my father."
By BARBARA SOFER
As my second son is set to join the armed forces next month, I realize – again – that it is indeed important to be careful what you wish for.
By HERB KEINON
For religious Israeli teens, bayit rek is both a concept and an ideal; The folks go away for Shabbat, they invite friends over, cook for themselves, put mattresses on the floor and make noise.
Sometimes it takes a tragedy to draw public attention to otherwise unconsidered problems.
By ANNE SCHIFF
On Lag Ba’omer, for one night a year, we put away our mobile phones and laptops (which are not safe to have around a bonfire anyway) and relate to one another as human beings.
By YONATAN SREDNI
"At about 4:45 a.m., I was woken up by our dog barking and yelping... I stared dumbfounded and barefoot in the face of the flood..."
By BRIAN BLUM
Just as there are patterns in nature, there are also patterns in relationships.
This is normal life