04.25.2017 | 29 Nisan, 5777
Austria champions Israeli-Palestinian economic peace
Israel security forces arrest Palestinians linked to violent attacks
Erdan appearance in Negev fuels Beduin calls for boycott
84 more Hamas men quit hunger strike – Prisons Service
Miller dismissed from Mac TA camp for bringing girlfriend
Tricky trip to Haifa for leader Beersheba
Death at 96 silences another witness to the Holocaust
Immigrant Holocaust survivor celebrates 100th birthday in Israel
Netanyahu to German FM: If you meet with Breaking the Silence, you won't meet me
Emmanuel Macron's Israel ties
Knesset expected to pass public broadcast law this week
Israel rejects informal US request to extradite JCC bomb threat defendant
First glimpse of Nesher's 'Past Life'
Desmond Tutu, Roger Waters urge Radiohead to cancel Israel show
Israeli artist depicts world leaders as you’ve never seen ’em before
Erin Moran, Joanie in ‘Happy Days,’ dies at 56
Bagatskis to remain in charge at Mac TA
Israeli amputee sets new marathon world record in Vienna
Medvedev finishes Euro vault final in eighth
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Hadassah docs perform world’s 1st robot-aided repair of severe spinal fracture
Why are Shoah survivors’ grandchildren more afraid of ISIS?
Without disinfectants or intensive use of energy
Doctors’ journey to the 21st century
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Nahariya beach opens after 6-year asbestos cleanup
Israeli start-up extracting water from air, around the world
Private and public schooling in Israel – not what you thought
Saudis and women
Our World: The agenda for the Trump-Abbas meeting
April 25, 2017: A kowtowing ‘Post’
With eyes on Washington, Cairo and Riyadh warm up ties, looks to cooperate
UN elects Saudi Arabia to women’s rights commission
Lost evidence of Armenian Genocide discovered in Jerusalem archive
UN employee resigns amid allegations he was elected to Hamas leadership
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iran's Rouhani to run for second term as president
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
ISIS crimes scarred Iraqi history and landscape
New Orthodox siddur with German translation published in Germany
EU officials vow to never forget along with 10,000 participants in March of the Living
'No Israelis served here,' says Australian piercing shop
'US antisemitic incidents jump 86% at start of 2017'
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
Global ticket marketplace acquires Israeli software start-up in $56m. deal
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move
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
The Israeli teen designer conquering the fashion world
Turning the contentious stereotype on its head
Preserving the memory of the
Holocaust through education
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
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
The definitive ranking of Ben & Jerry's Kosher for Passover flavors
See why the internet is kvelling over Jenna Jameson's new baby girl
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Stuffed delights: A taste of Syria
Sustainability in regrowing supermarket plants
Manning the Art
Life from the ashes
Shining a light on the Jerusalem Art scene
Bread of independence
Family hiking in spring
The art of handmade paper
Rocking in Ramallah
לְזֵכֶר רָאוּל וָלֶנְבֵּרְג
מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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Pope Francis likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
Watch: Christians celebrate Easter in the Holy Land
Green Horizons’ Desert Wilderness Survival Program
Eurovision 2017 contestants plant trees in Israel
On the Galilee, its Environment and its Heritage
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2017
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
Yediot Aharonot reported on Thursday that yet another Hollywood celebrity –Robert De Niro– was coming to Israel to join President Shimon Peres in celebrating his 90th birthday.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Teddy Park, located on what was once no-man’s land, serves as a bridge between east and west Jerusalem, Arabs and Jews, religious and secular.
All the world loves a wedding, particularly one with fairy tale connotations.
British Chief Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks met with 180 of Bnei Akiva’s gap year students. The students, congregated at the Ramban Synagogue.
The French Embassy along with the French Embassy’s chef, is promoting a French culinary festival under the heading of “So French, So Good.”
LOVERS OF Yiddish who would like to learn or improve their knowledge of the language can enroll in an intensive course.
The 'Post’s' senior archivist Alexander Zvielli tells his story in the upcoming 80th anniversary supplement.
Kevin Allen, deputy mayor of Cockburn in Western Australia arrives in Israel as part of a 15-member Western Australian trade delegation.
Ambassador Prosor immediately understood what had happened and explained that his guest was not Mark Lyall Grant, the British ambassador to the UN, but Avraham Grant, the former manager of England’s Chelsea football team.
Let it be known to all the pundits engaged in the Iran obsession that there will not be a war between Israel and Iran in the foreseeable future.
Grapevine: Elul is a month in which Jews are expected to make amends for flaws in their behavior and make the world a better place.
Many of the survivors who reached Israel’s shores during the period of the British Mandate fought in the War of Independence.
The residential tower, designed by internationally celebrated architect Richard Meier, is for the moment the last word in luxury.
Israel is not just a start-up nation, but a country on the run.
Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai at opening for new Bloomberg office on Rothschild Boulevard in the city.
Even though Shakespeare is widely acclaimed, he does not appeal to everyone.
ALMOST EVERY ambassador who comes to Israel builds up a following among his or her expatriate community.
The friction between extremists in the haredi community and their less-observant neighbors has been simmering for years.
Elli Jaffe performs for Jews and non-Jews alike.
'Post’ staff bids farewell to Linda Amar, Peres inks Torah scroll letter, Hatzalah volunteer Gavy Friedson gets municipal award in absentia.
VALENTINE’S DAY does not necessarily comprise red roses, champagne and heart-shaped pastries. It can also have an aura of mystery, lust and even murder.
THE HEBREW University has been blessed with an extraordinary array of world-class academics, several of whom last week attended a dinner dedicated to the university at the David Citadel Hotel.
CHILD HOLOCAUST survivor Rena Quint, who is honorary president of the Jossi Berger Holocaust Studies Center at Emunah College, delivers an address
Updates on locations and events in Jerusalem
One of Jerusalem’s more unusual architectural creations is the Bank of Israel building, which is slated for renovations and repairs.
The Habimah Theater celebrates 15 years and families celebrate weddings and barmitzvah's.
Before the opening of schools, President Shimon Peres went from one extreme to the other, visiting classrooms from first grade to university.
Forewarned is forearmed. If you’re keen on klezmer, it’s going to be a very late-night musical experience.
The Hebrew University seems to be in the news a lot this week.
Shlomo Carlebach fans kept the show going after his concert at Jerusalem's International Convention Center last Saturday ended by singing on the Route 74 bus, accompanied by a guitar.
Weather forecasts for Thursday of last week had predicted rain, but no one really expected it to come down in buckets.
Jerusalem's Ramatayim choir will participate in a benefit concert for Beit Issie Shapiro’s Malcolm Zaidel Music Therapy Program that aids countless children with special needs and developmental disabilities.
So many people working in kosher restaurants are not really familiar with regulations governing kosher food, could therefore easily make mistakes.
Among the cleanest public toilets in Jerusalem are those located next door to Gan Hasus, one of the sites of the capital’s tent cities.
It is presumed that the US ambassador to Israel will come sometime in May, but confirmation to that effect has not been received.
Leading figures in the project include Izzy Mann, who is the unofficial historian of Israel Radio, Arye Orgad, who is both a radio and television personality, and Raya Admoni, an Israel Radio program producer.
A weekly round-up of news around Israel.
Among the 1,500 guests who flocked to the Dorya Event Center near Ashkelon were legislators from both the coalition and the opposition, and a happy Hazan.
It is a particularly significant anniversary year because the New York-born Elkins was for 17 years the BBC’s voice from Jerusalem, and this year marks the half-century of the reunification of Jerusalem.
A round-up of news from around Israel.
Interviewed on Israel Radio, Dalia Dorner, retired Supreme Court justice said that the law does not require Netanyahu to resign, but that he has a moral obligation to do so.
AMONG THE Jewish jokes that are frequently revived is the one about the illiterate immigrant to America who applied for a job as a beadle in a synagogue
The black curtains were down on Monday morning when police were expected to arrive, and even residents of Smolenskin and Balfour had difficulty in being allowed to pass.
Huberman was a brilliant violinist who was born in Czestochowa, Poland, where the home of the philharmonic orchestra that bears his name is in the Bronislaw Huberman Hall.
Unless Clinton wins the election, America has yet to catch up with more than 60 countries which have had women as governors-general, presidents or prime ministers.
A man of the people regardless of his high office, Navon wanted to give the public a chance to visit the president of the state without the pomp and ceremony which creates a wedge between them.
Organizations that care for survivors lamented the waning support that they receive and worried that they would not be able to provide meals for all the Holocaust survivors that need them.
There seems to be a sudden police crackdown on corruption, with mayors and former mayors on trial or under investigation.
To avoid the frustrations and pitfalls of finding an agent and a publisher, she suggested that today, there’s no shame in writers publishing their own works.
Cashman discusses what is happening in the coming days
During the intermediate days of Passover, stories are replaced by song at the annual Song of the Sea Jewish Music and Culture Festival.
Fashion week returns to Tel Aviv after a hiatus of over 25 years.
Rabbi Engelman, an Anglo Israeli, has been the spiritual mentor of Yakar in Tel Aviv since its inception, has done more than just talk.
The argument against soldiers in the area doesn’t wash, because Jewish Quarter residents Pamela and Abba Claman regularly have large contingents of soldiers in their home.
A round-up of news from around Jerusalem.
A round-up of current events in Jerusalem.
There was an aura of sophistication, high drama and unusual creativity, guided by the genteel but firm hand of Lea Gottlieb.
A round up of news from around Israel.
A round up of the news from around Jerusalem.
Ariel University is the only university in Israel that, in addition to a president and a dean, also has a chancellor.
Of all the immigrant groups in Israel, one doesn’t hear too much about the Scots, although there are quite a few of them in the country.
IN THE midweek “Grapevine” column on Wednesday, it was noted that Shimon Peres would continue to have an influence on Israel from beyond the grave, and indeed that appears to be the case.
For the Belgian ambassador and his wife, who are leaving to take up a posting at the Holy See in Rome, the visit by members of the de Ligne family is arguably the crowning event of their stay.
It’s customary for Genesis Prize laureates to re-gift their $1 million prize money to causes closest to their hearts, and an additional $1 million will be raised through the Jewish Funders Network.
Now in their nineties and jet-setters from way back, neither former president Shimon Peres nor former US secretary of state Henry Kissinger have allowed advancing age to spoil the fun of flying.
Jerusalem Day is just around the corner.
At Independence Day events around the country, leaders tend to talk about Israel’s achievements, but seldom do they mention the input of deeply committed philanthropists from around the world.
While shades of red may be more youthful, silver gray hair does more for Netanyahu’s image than any other color.
There was consensus that this was the best speech that any of them had heard at a state dinner in Jerusalem, because it came from the heart.
When the IBA demonstrators tried to enter the Histadrut compound, the gates were locked, just as those at the IBA may be locked in a little over a month’s time.
After leaving the 'Post' in 1989, Rath worked as a freelance writer, taught at the University of Potsdam and was editor of the online journal Partners for Peace.
Former Romanian ambassador to Israel Pastarnac, who has the advantage of speaking Hebrew with greater fluency than many Sabras, was recalled just after Christmas and informed of her new appointment.
It was yet another case of the road to hell being paved with good intentions.
Almog and Peres intend to present Obama with a family heirloom – a hanukkia that was saved from the plunder that took place during the Holocaust and has been lovingly safeguarded ever since.
In a bid to encourage tourism from Israel, Andalusian tourism officials recently launched a slogan: “Visit Andalusia to discover your roots – a wonderful voyage back to your sources.”
Just as Jews can tell nasty jokes about Jews that, if repeated by a non-Jew, would be regarded as antisemitic, so Arabs can also write or say things about their own people that no one else can.
POLISH PRIME Minister Beata Szydlo, who arrived in Israel on Monday evening, with a group of ministers from her government, had dinner with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
The Rivlins who traveled extensively through India, have many photographs to show to their family during the days ahead.
Israeli society is generally very forgiving of white-collar crimes, and convicted felons are seldom ostracized during the trial, while in prison or after their release.
Hans Jürgen Kitzinger is a man who should be mentioned by name, especially at a time when anti-Semitism is again on the rise in Christian religious circles.
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