03.28.2017 | 1 Nisan, 5777
B’Tselem: IDF temporarily evicts 10 Palestinian families
Hamas: If Israel changes the rules of the game… we accept the challenge
Abbas urges Israel not to miss new opportunity for peace
Hamas partially reopens Erez crossing between Israel, Gaza
Harush, Hemed suspended for criticism
NGO petitions High Court to strike Biometric Database Law
Sara Netanyahu petitions to reverse court’s Naftali ruling
Netanyahu assesses allowing ministers and MKs to visit Temple Mount
West Bank and Trump: Two birds, one AIPAC protest
MK submits bill to restrict Supreme Court
Netanyahu: Trump has already turned words of support for Israel into actions
President Rivlin rejects former PM Olmert's request for clemency
Festival Review: Spring Festival
Israel Opera celebrates 33 years with new season
Steps on the Silk Road
WATCH: Dancing for peace around Tel Aviv
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open
Hapoel Jerusalem blown out by 24 points in Rishon
Minority Report: Lesser-told stories and personalities from the Israeli tech community
Paraguay to replace ‘shackle-and-hoist’ kosher slaughter method
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Israeli-German study shows circular RNA can encode for proteins
Israel receives low marks for geriatric nursing coverage in OECD report
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Netanyahu goes to China: Three questions
On My Mind: Don’t forget Syria
Why Indonesia is a good partner for Israel
Combating BDS conference focuses on early education
Who killed up to 100 civilians in Iraq and the tragedy's lessons for Israel
‘Israel should support Kurds’ struggle against despotic Iranian regime
Egyptian court jails 56 over deadly migrant boat shipwreck
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
Left rushed to judgment over JCC threats, says White House
Herzog calls for using Arab Peace initiative
'Ties between US Jews and Israel could reach breaking point in 2017'
Jewish group calls to 'reject occupation' in protest at AIPAC conference
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
Haley serves red meat to AIPAC
Report: Senate panel to question Jared Kushner over meetings with Russians
Report: Kushner to head new office tasked with fixing government inefficiency
Ivanka Trump reportedly invited to Germany on White House visit
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
VIDEO: Toning her comedy act down for the rabbi
How about a Lego Seder plate?
The Travel Advisor: Say so long to the tablets
NYC rabbi publishes ‘(Unofficial) Hogwarts Haggadah’ for coming holiday
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
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City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
More than 1,500 attend Post conference in NYC to hear key issues facing Israel and the Jewish world • Elazar Stern: Criticizing Ya’alon in English is chutzpa.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Minister equates BDS activists with terrorists.
Citing a drop in terror attacks in the capital over the past year, Erdan said that Jerusalem is one of the safest places in the Middle East.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Public Security Minister Erdan says the attacker, who was killed by police, had an Israeli identification card.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The public security minister, Gilad Erdan, made the remark during a special pre-holiday toast in Rishon Lezion.
By ARIK BENDER
Earlier in February, Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan had expressed frustration that his initiative was meeting opposition from Mandelblit.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,HERB KEINON
Erdan: Bodies of terrorists won’t be released until families commit to holding small funerals in middle of night that don’t turn into demonstrations of support for terrorism.
By HERB KEINON
Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan told a conference in Herzliya that Israel cannot legally deport Palestinians from the West Bank to Gaza.
By DANA SOMBERG
Prime minister convenes emergency security cabinet meeting following spate of terrorist attacks.
By BEN HARTMAN,HERB KEINON,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Police were searching the area for suspects.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Gilad Erdan says the decision of the ethics committee to allow the doctors to inspect the prisoner fall within the lines of the Patients Rights Law.
Netanyahu instructs that a draft bill be drawn up that would revoke rights from residents who commit terrorist acts.
By NATHAN WISE,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,HERB KEINON
Erdan's comments come on the heels of new legislation being proposed in Jerusalem to tackle terrorism by amending a law that deals with residency status.
Likud minister's comments come after PA's Erekat claims that 96% of the Gaza deaths during Operation Protective Edge were civilians.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Package is 60% less expensive than current market prices, Cellcom says.
By NIV ELIS
Communications Minister Gilad Erdan has decided to cut the fixed-line connectivity fee to NIS 0.099.
By GAD PERETZ
Homefront security minister Gilad Erdan warns Obama not to let him die in jail; says would be "stain" on president's administration.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Erdan threatens to resign if not given more authority; Ya'alon says talk of splitting responsibilities comes from "people who don't understand."
By LAHAV HARKOV
Home Front Defense Minister Gilad Erdan responds to 'NY Times' editorial that blasted the PM's position on Iran.
By GILAD ERDAN
Netanyahu has changed mind on key decisions at the last minute in the past, source says.
Le ministre de la Défense passive, Guilad Erdan, accompagne Binyamin Netanyahou aux Etats-Unis. Entretien exclusif.
Erdan warns against 'very bad' interim deal between P5+1, Iran.
"What do they expect from an Israeli prime minister? Not to cry out when the knife is in the hand, but only when it is across our throat?"
Minister says supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei is figure who decides everything in Iran.
"Netanyahu will not be prime minister in a rotation arrangement," Gilad Erdan said during a town hall meeting in Tel Aviv.
The database would collect information that is publicly available like social media activity.
Take a deeper look at the connection between financial institutions and BDS groups in this Jerusalem Post exclusive.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
If approved, first-time offenders will be subject to fines, not jail time.
By UDI SHAHAM
First-time offenders caught with cannabis will now face fines, rather than incur jail time.
Minister says apology will be issued to family of slain Beduin teacher if investigators find incident was not a terror attack.
By BEN LYNFIELD
His comments came after reports emerged that Justice Ministry investigators have concluded that the incident in Umm al-Hiran was not a terrorist attack.
By ARIEL WHITMAN
Public security minister faces calls that he be "held accountable" for allegedly misleading the public and engaging in anti-Arab incitement.
By BEN LYNFIELD,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Policy includes fines instead of criminal penalties for non-multiple repeat offenders.
‘Looks like they are covering up something,’ says Joint List MK.
By UDI SHAHAM,BEN LYNFIELD
It was KAN that broke the story on Monday night about inexperienced students of circumcision practicing their hoped-for profession on babies from the Ethiopian and foreign worker community.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
“I call on Erdan to annul Brachyahu’s appointment. It is not commensurate with the values of the police and it is not commensurate with the values of the State of Israel,” Zionist Union MK says.
By JEREMY SHARON
Other MKs continued to blame MK Haneen Zoabi (Joint List) for inciting to violence on Wednesday by calling IDF soldiers murderers.
Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan, meanwhile, said he was saddened by Cameron’s resignation, calling him a “responsible and fair leader and a true gentleman.
Currently, among other criteria, Israelis may only get a gun if they have what is considered by the Public Security Ministry to be a good reason.
The letter sent by Erdan followed one his ministry received from National Police Commissioner Roni Alsheich, in which he expressed his dismay at the situation.
By BEN HARTMAN
Guests of honor at the conference included, Transportation Minister Israel Katz, conference speaker Rabbi Michael Laitman, Culture Minister Miri Regev, and Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The conference included panel discussions of the challenges Israel faces in the legal, economic, academic and cultural spheres.
Likud number 2 has caused PM headaches inside the party and would likely continue to do so if elected to head the influential central committee.
At the center of the recommendations are the recruitment and promotion of more Ethiopian-Israeli police and the deployment of more Amharic speakers.
Police say Hirsch was not arrested or questioned by police forces.
If the bill passes 3 votes in the Knesset, police officers will be able to search anyone in a place prone to violence if they think there is reason to think he or she may use a weapon.
Alsheich to take over next month.
Resolution states that boycotts and related tactics are a form of economic and political warfare meant to threaten Israel’s sovereignty and security, and are the antithesis of peace, dialogue.
Speaking at a press conference with Acting Police Commisioner Asst.-Ch. Bentzi Sau in the Old City, Erdan praised the actions of police in recent days.
By BEN HARTMAN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Following the revocation of the candidacy of Gal hirsch, Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan looks to other potential candidates to fill the position of police commissioner.
By MAARIV ONLINE
After a month in the spotlight it’s understandable that former IDF commander would feel wronged when his candidacy was finally, mercifully put to sleep.
The collapse of Gal Hirsch’s nomination for top cop began not in the controversial general’s flaws but in the politicians’ lack of caution
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan rescinds Hirsch's nomination following a month long saga of controversy surrounding his candidacy to head Israeli police.
By BEN HARTMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Netanyahu: Appointments process needs rethinking.
By BEN HARTMAN,HERB KEINON,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
Naor accused Erdan of encroaching on the independence of Israel's judicial branch while attempting to violate "the principle of a judge's personal independence."
The presumption was that Hirsch and Erdan supported the nomination, while Danino argued against it.
By BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Hirsch has "great abilities to bring about changes and to contribute to strengthening the Israeli police and the rule of law in the state,”
By BEN HARTMAN,HERB KEINON
Erdan to meet families of fallen soldiers; Turkel Commission to convene on Tuesday.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
Netanyahu releases statement praising the Hirsch appointment.
Three top candidates for top post expected to be announced this week.
Left-wing MKs say Right should take responsibility for the crimes, not just criticize them.
Public Security Minister Erdan tells Israel Radio that controversial "tiltul" method which has been used on Palestinian terror suspects should also be used on Jewish terror suspects.
Knesset committee works on bill that would allow prisons, with permission from a judge, to use a feeding tube on prisoners who refuse to eat.
Begin resigns after he was excluded from cabinet to make way for Gilad Erdan.
Erdan posted a long notice on Facebook in which he explained his reasoning for joining the coalition.
Minister-Without-Portfolio Bennie Begin will most likely have to leave the cabinet.
Decisions will also be made next week on who will chair the three Knesset committees controlled by Likud.
Erdan asked for the Foreign Ministry but instead has been offered only a bolstered Public Security portfolio
Tourism Minister Yariv Levin, who was given the public security portfolio, temporarily, is willing to give it to Erdan.
Tensions between Netanyahu and Erdan intensified Monday when the latter vowed to fight to dismantle the Bezeq Internet infrastructure monopoly.
Erdan came out strongly against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu acquiescing to Kahlon's demand to transfer the Building Planning Directorate from the Interior Ministry to Kahlon's Finance Ministry.
Gilad Erdan said, "I promise to continue to serve you faithfully as a member of Knesset from the front row. I know that job."
On Monday, Interior Minister Gilad Erdan submitted a report to the Knesset on the Biometric Database Management Authority's two-year trial period.
Israel has reached agreements with two African countries willing to absorb migrants, which have also agreed not to deport them to their home countries.
Asked for comment on the legality of revoking Haldi's citizenship, the Attorney-General's Office implied that it would not intervene either.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Erdan will continue to be responsible for the Israel Broadcast Authority and the public broadcast reform he began earlier this year.
Sa'ar will resign from the Knesset on Monday, and will be replaced by Leon Litinetsky of Yisrael Beytenu.
Erdan has been expected to decide between the Interior Ministry and the UN by the Rosh Hashana holiday that began last Wednesday.
PM scheduled to return from US on October 3 before Yom Kippur: "When I return from the US, whoever wants can meet with me," he tells Likud ministers in wake of Sa'ar's resignation.
Employees protesting dismissal of all Israel Broadcasting Authority staff as soon as IBA is fully dismantled.
Programs to focus on family entertainment, Jewish World news, food, search for common ground among secular and religious Jews, the haredi world, economics; will include talk shows, dramas.
Knesset panel told fewer students interested in low-paying communications jobs.
Employees of the Israel Broadcasting Authority contend that license fee revenues are vital to ensure the continued operation of public broadcasting.
IBA journalists say that reality programs such as 'Big Brother' may soon dominate Israel’s television line-up instead of in-depth investigative programs.
Communications minister seeks to replace IBA with independent body financed by the state budget without political interference.
Communications minister says he is replacing IBA and Educational Television with a new structure for public broadcasting, cancelling broadcast levy.
Committee on public broadcaster recommends changing name, cutting staff by half, selling assets and setting up new format.
Home Front Defense Minister Gilad Erdan discusses preparations in place for massive quake with emergency services heads.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Home Front Defense Minister Erdan's appeal not to erect controversial plant near potential Gaza rocket fire is rejected.
By SHARON UDASIN
Throughout the years, Hanegbi has actually amassed a very good record for attending both sorrowful and happy events to which he was invited.
Since last Friday, a series of statements has been made by politicians and security officials who know Alsheikh personally, attesting to his talents and suitability to head the Israel Police.
By BEN HARTMAN-POLICE & THIEVES
The power to appoint is the power to govern. Without the power to appoint public servants, governments cannot develop patronage networks.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
The Temple Mount is seen by Muslims as an important spiritual center for prayer and political agitation.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
"Erdan knew that selecting a nominee from outside the police force would infuriate many of its top commanders, let alone members from the rank and file."
Personal ambition aside, much of the criticism has been more of the same: The next inspector-general should be appointed from police ranks; an outsider lacks sufficient professional background.
A measure in the pipeline is the proposed labeling of a list of Israeli products from the occupied territories.
By MOSE APELBLAT
The Hasbara Ministry has risen and fallen on the degree of cooperation and willingness of all the ministers and their ministries.
By NACHMAN SHAI
Communications Minister Gilad Erdan is calling for a major revamping of our public broadcasting network, the Israel Broadcasting Authority.
By JPost Editorial
The Samaria and Judea environmental protection associations’ petition to the Environmental Protection Ministry and the Ministry of Justice has an urgent character.
By SOLON SOLOMON