05.26.2016 | 18 Iyar, 5776
Report: Abbas to arrive in Cairo days after Israeli delegation departs
UN official calls on Hamas to halt public executions
IAF strikes Hamas targets after rockets launched into Israel
No resolution in sight on regulation of Beduin settlement
NGO asks High Court to unlock some of nuclear agency's secrecy
Disappointing denouement for Mac TA
Jerusalem, Hap Tel Aviv resume captivating quarterfinal
Knesset panel once again erupts into war over ‘NGO bill’
US says Israel's rightist coalition 'raises legitimate questions'
Will Liberman be a settlement builder or right-wing scapegoat?
Palestine Literature Festival highlights local and international writers
Taking it all off
HaClique’s music is still alive and kicking
Dining: East meets West in the North Market
SINAI SAYS: Beersheba’s title a testament to resilience of owner Alona Barkat
Maccabi Haifa lifts first title in five years
Candidly Speaking: I stand by my critique of ADL’s Jonathan Greenblatt
Time for a strong, genuine and united opposition
Face to face
Iran has limited, indirect access to US dollars, Treasury official says
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Iran to renew financial support for Islamic Jihad after two-year hiatus
Satellite images purport to show ISIS attack on Russian air base in Syria
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
Too hot for Tehran: Glam couple flee Iran after model photos deemed 'un-Islamic'
Escape to victory: 'Anti-Iranian occupation' team wins soccer cup
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
'Increase in aliya among youth and academic professionals'
WATCH: Brussels Jewish museum commemorates shooting victims
New York county passes BDS law
Rome mayoral candidate promises to name street after fascist politician
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Kicking off wedding season with money tips for newlyweds
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Rx for Readers: Stresses over sleep lines
Litzman blasts Palestinian ‘political attack’ on Israel at WHO’s yearly assembly
Health Ministry faulted for hands-off policy
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
Travel, tourism and entertainment in the technological age
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
Sanders picks critics of Israel, BDS backer to write Democratic platform
UK's Cameron says ready to meet Trump, pans 'very dangerous' Muslim remarks
Sanders wants Dem platform to better reflect Palestinian aspirations
Tradition Today: Counting the days
Parshat Bechukotai: The Source of Hope
Bob Dylan’s forgotten pro-Israel song, revisited
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Briefing: Eurovision and Europe’s vision for peace
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
Whose land is it?
A Jew in ancient Rome
The Russian Underground
SpaceIL: To the moon!
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
Pavements for pedestrians? Not in Jerusalem
Inside Gilo: Who pays for that?
This week in Jerusalem
Here and now at the Israel Festival
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
Walking the food trail in Haifa
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Digging with the Bible
Sanctifying God in the Rhineland massacres
‘Christians are children of the Holy Land; now is the time to integrate’
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Canadian University Students Visit Israel with JNF Canada
New Kindergartens, Youth Center for Kiryat Malachi
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Ancient Approaches to Modern Exile
Interviewing a friend
Enough With the Ghosting - Have a Real Break Up!
“This has been an extraordinary year,” Douglas marveled during a sit-down interview with former Post Editor-in-Chief Steve Linde.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Comedian Sarah Silverman broke out a Jewish joke as she took home a trophy at the 2014 Emmy Awards.
In his filmography spanning over 30 years, viewers have plenty to cherish.
Were Hitler jokes taken too far on the late-night comedy show “Chelsea Lately”? The Anti-Defamation League certainly thought so.
The innovative director had a long career making movies that both defined their times and were a little bit ahead of them.
By HANNAH BROWN
Jewish actor allegedly disturbed a performance of the musical "Cabaret" on Broadway, used obscene language and became belligerent.
By LAUREN IZSO,REUTERS
This week on TV.
'InStyle' magazine spotlights two up-and-coming Israeli starlets in their June issue.
By ELIA BERGER
Andrew Garfield, who plays Peter Parker in Amazing Spider-Man 2, identifies what he thinks are Jewish traits in the superhero.
By SAM SOKOL
Jenifer Aniston says Jewish-American star of 'Glee' would make the "perfect" Rachel Green for possible stage show.
By LAUREN IZSO
Russell Crowe stars in the title role of Darren Aronofsky’s epic, Noah.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Although rumors have surfaced that the couple is expecting twins, sources confirmed that only one mini-Mila is on the way.
The story of Carol Connors is a fascinating one that spans many decades. The singer-songwriter had a relationship with “the King.”
By LIAMI LAWRENCE
Andi Dorfman, 26-year-old from Atlanta, won hearts and headlines when she eliminated herself from 'The Bachelor' just before the final rose.
By JTA,JPOST.COM STAFF
Actress admits she is no expert on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but says West Bank factory promotes building a bridge to peace.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Three Arab countries have banned the Hollywood film "Noah" on religious grounds even before its worldwide premiere.
The statement says Islamic law clearly prohibits the personification of biblical figures and the film is "contrary to faith."
While filming the bar-mitzva episode of his new sitcom, 'Crazy Ones,' America's favorite funnyman live-tweets his Jewish fun.
For once, Lady Gaga avoided hogging the spotlight, instead of her usual bizarre fare - dresses made of meat or Kermit the Frog dolls.
By NOA AMOUYAL,LAHAV HARKOV
Texas native Matthew McConaughey, Lupita Nyong'o and Jared Leto are all not only first-time winners, but first-time nominees as well.
The film’s director said that he was struck by Herz-Sommer’s “extraordinary capacity for joy” and “amazing capacity for forgiveness.”
Follow 'the Jerusalem Post' live-tweeting as Ellen DeGeneres hosts the Oscars in Los Angeles.
A spotlight on five notable categories up for grabs at the Academy Awards on Sunday night.
Ellen DeGeneres will host the 2014 Academy Awards ceremony, and you can watch it live on HOT and YES.
The event brought together members of the international Jewish and African-American communities around techniques developed by Israeli psychiatrists for treating trauma relief.
The new Han Solo film, announced in 2013, is scheduled to be released in May 2018.
By JULIE WIENER
Roberts was most well-known for her portrayal of Marie Barone, the grandmother, alongside actors Ray Romano and Patricia Heaton.
Diamond, 38, began serving a four-month jail sentence on Jan. 15 after he was convicted last year of carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct.
The former Miss Colombia causes uproar over tweet using play on the similar-sounding Spanish words for an expletive slang term and 'Jewish.'
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Stark’s brother and store co-owner Bruce Stark personally thanked Sandler for the purchase when he spotted the actor leaving his makeup trailer.
As it happens, several Oscar-nominated films have unusually triumphant, behind-the-scenes Jewish stories worth celebrating.
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
In the past, Bialik has spoken and written publicly about the challenges of maintaining faith and modesty in Hollywood.
Singer and actress Barbra Streisand and filmmaker Steven Spielberg were among 17 Americans who received the honor at a ceremony at the White House.
While most of the beneficiaries are secular organizations, the couple also is donating to the Sinai Temple of Los Angeles, which houses the Kirk and Anne Douglas Childhood Center.
The Hollywood film producer said that it's time for Jews to protect themselves.
Bieber previously charged with vandalism for egging same neighbor's house.
Hollywood legend recounts his own confrontation with bigotry after son faced verbal anti-Semitic attack.
This article was originally published in The Jerusalem Post in 1991. In the wake of Leonard Nimoy’s February 27 death, the piece is being republished with the permission of the author.
By TOM TUGEND
The pop star was performing in Poland and decided stopped at the former death camp.
No one expected the intrepid Simon, who was a well known figure in Israel based in Tel Aviv for many years, to die in his bed or his native New York.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"The Honorable Woman", "Transparent", "The Affair", get the spotlight and the glory.
Kim's older sister and her husband are reportedly purchasing a seafront apartment in the heart of Tel Aviv.
In the comedian's blog, Barr accused BDS supporters of being hypocritical in their stance on the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Celebrities show their support for the Israeli Defense Forces at a gala in Los Angeles.
The text of the ad expresses sadness over the “devastating loss of life endured by Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza," then squarely blames Hamas.
By DAVID BRINN
Close friend of the late Jewish comedienne tells 'Hollywood Reporter' that Rivers feared for her life after remarks made during Gaza war.
Journalist and talk show host Geraldo Rivera said he never saw a funeral with more laughter.
R&B sensation cites LGBT rights, women's rights in decision not to appear at party held at iconic establishment frequented by Hollywood elite.
Hollywood slams Sony, movie theaters for canceling film following threats from hackers who waged a massive cyberattack on the movie studio.
Netanyahu rubs shoulders with Hollywood royalty at the home of Israeli film producer Arnon Milchan.
Late night talk show host blasts Democrats who skipped Netanyahu's Congress speech but can't pronounce his name.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Actors and directors nominated for Academy Awards will be given a 10-day, first-class trip to Israel valued at $55,000.
Oscar nominees to receive $55,000 1st-class trip to Israel in gift bag.
Several high-profile Israeli directors have just finished new films, or will be embarking on important new projects in the coming year.
After creating the series “Tyrant” for FX and “Dig” for USA, Gideon Raff has now sold a pitch for a film on Israel’s early 1980s rescue of Ethiopian Jews to Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Israeli-born actress discusses the challenges of directing, acting in new film based on Amos Oz novel.
Legendary Jewish film actor Richard Dreyfuss shares his this thoughts on an illustrious career and a new beginning for Israel.
Former Tonight Show host takes on hosting duties once again in honor of Michael Douglas at 2nd annual Genesis Award.
Oscar for best live action short film goes to British movie "The Phone Call."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
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
Odeya Rush sat alongside Gomez in Paris for a fashion show put on last week by the popular high-end brand Louis Vuitton.
Bacall was the sultry actress with the heavy-lidded eyes and husky voice who captured Humphrey Bogart's heart both on and off the movie screen.
Movie mogul Menahem Golan’s career had a resonating
impact on Israeli cinema
By MICHAL LEVERTOV
Comedic Jewish icon, who is 81-years-old, was undergoing a procedure on her vocal chords when she stopped breathing.
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 Hollywood starlet is allegedly 5 months along with her first child, according to reports in Tinseltown.
Jewish actress Kunis is spotted wearing a large diamond ring while in Hollywood over the weekend.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
Like witnessing a car accident, we see what happened and can reassure
ourselves that however many problems we may have, the poor souls we’re
looking at have it much worse at the moment
The Cinema City entertainment extravaganza complex opens just ahead of the Oscars.
Mashregh News's alert comes amid reports that Angelina Jolie is "crazy about" the Israeli martial art.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Writer-director Gideon Raff says US colleagues drawn by after-hours Tel Aviv attractions, and "freewheeling Israeli creativity, which helps getting the job done."
Human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin has represented Julian Assange and advised former UN Sec. Gen. Kofi Annan; she was voted London's hottest barrister of 2013.
By REENAT SINAY
Lowe made the allegation over comments made last year by Board of Equalization member Jerome Horton following the board’s decision to lower income tax Lowe owed on a $25m. home sale in 2005.
The Israeli actress opens up about how she does it all as a real-life Wonderwoman.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Gere will meet with former president Shimon Peres as well as Arab and Jewish children participating in coexistence initiatives under the auspices of the Peres Center.
An Oscar enthusiast waxes nostalgic about past Academy Award ceremonies.
By RUTH BELOFF
Producers glaringly left off Joan Rivers during their nearly four minute tribute to the celebrities lost.
A look at the odds-on favorites before Sunday night’s telecast.
A brief of Jewish news from around the world.
'Selma's' snub on Thursday has sparked the familiar - but still disheartening - outcry that Hollywood has a diversity problem.
Winners and losers at the Golden Globes.
Israeli supermodel says she doesn't blame her actor ex-boyfriend for going after the sensational singer.
After threats were made against the US by North Korea over Rogen and Franco's latest comedy, Jewish celebrities are speaking out on a subject that is unfortunately close to their hearts: terrorism.
Actor Mike Myers resurrects Dr. Evil of 'Austin Powers' in address to N. Korea for SNL skit. "If you really want to put a bomb in a movie theater, do what I did: Put in 'The Love Guru'."
Drake, James Franco and Ellen DeGeneres are in the Hanukka spirit this holiday season, and they are plastering social media with proof of their festive celebrations.
The stars' unlikely performances included Johansson singing "Bizarre Love Triangle," and "Superbad"'s Hill performing a cover of Jewish rapper Drake's "Marvin's Room."
North Korean officials described Rogen's "The Interview" as "a most wanton act of terror and act of war," due to a Kim Jong-un death scene, and vowed international retaliation.
Move afoot on Twitter to shun film after claims that the cast's ethnic makeup is historically inaccurate.
By ARIEL ZILBER
Family filed a report with the Los Angeles Police Department
There were speculations that they planned to film some scenes in Morocco, but had to cancel due to the sudden rise of Ebola.
Hollywood actress and her French journalist fiance welcome their first child, a baby girl named Rose.
As a UN special envoy, Jolie has visited some of Israel's Arab neighbors; in 2009 the two movie stars lunched with the Assads in Damascus.
The usual suspects cleaned up at the 66th Emmys.
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.
Top entertainers are playing a new role – publicly supporting Israel in its war against Hamas.
A friend recently sent me a YouTube clip of actor Michael Douglas, son of Kirk Douglas, making his acceptance speech on receiving the 2015 Genesis Award here in Israel.
By BRENDA KATTEN
While everyone suspected of a crime can invoke the right of silence, there is a critical public policy issue as to whether such a person is ethically suitable for high office.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
This is unhealthy, unacceptable and unpardonable, and it is time for measures to be taken to rein in a Supreme Court gone wild.
By MICHAEL FREUND