07.27.2016 | 21 Tammuz, 5776
Two members of Muslim Wakf arrested for attacking tourist on Temple Mount
Terrorist's family claims shock, says rabbi-murderer 'loved life'
‘Hamas tries to vanish, but we can see them’
Turkey deal was struck five years ago, security chief reveals
A-G to rule on use of ‘abandoned property law’ to save Amona outpost
Budget debates turn nasty
New on the small screen
A touch of Truffaut
Bennett invokes 2014 Gaza war in warning over 'past mistakes'
Herzog rivals ask for secret ballot vote
Spanish to a tee
Beersheba set for next continental challenge
47 arrested in mass crackdown on Israeli soccer fan club 'La Familia'
Top Jewish American soccer players targeted by Israeli clubs
Group launches crowdfunding campaign against sexual harassment in police
Not just fun and games: Seeking tech behind video games
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Health ministry to take lead in combating child hot car deaths
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
For the love of crows
Birthright Excel Ventures: A 2-month long crash course on startups and entrepreneurship
Grapevine: Not in the basket
Letters to the Editor: Fall guy
Fighting for justice
Bombings kill at least 31 in northeast Syria city
Is Gaddafi’s son returning to politics?
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
The illegal car trade of the West Bank
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Jewish groups rally against anti-Israel bias at UN
Analysis: ‘Mikve law’ throws cold water on Israel-Diaspora relations
'Dramatic increase in anti-Semitic violence in US'
Democratic congressman apologizes for calling West Bank settlers ‘termites’
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
Israeli startups are used around the globe
Protesters torch Israeli flag outside Democratic National Convention
Democrats close ranks ahead of Clinton nomination
Clinton makes history, secures US Democrats' White House nomination
Clinton aide to 'Post': Trump 'clueless' on Israel, foreign policy
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of July 29, 2016
Grapevine: Changes at the TA Museum
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
TripAdvisor reviews in jail? Yes.
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
Summertime chickpea dishes
Treats for Shabbat morning
A blend of wine, Judaism and Zionism
The last of Jerusalem’s Mohicans
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
Fun in the park
All lives matter
‘The Simpsons,’ for a change
Born, raised and educated in a vineyard
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope's trip to Poland overshadowed by killing of French priest
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Overnight Camp for Children with Special Needs Breaks Barriers
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
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
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
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
Dar’ar Abu Sisi convicted of involvement in developing Hamas’ homemade inventory of rockets and mortars.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Report: Structure is 1 of 500 illegally built by EU in Israel
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
One challenge the plaintiffs will have to overcome is using Israeli military court convictions as direct evidence.
Meanwhile, Israel, Egypt and other Gulf states have slammed Qatar for supporting the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamist movements.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The packed audience appreciated the non-classical entertainment and the jazz ambiance was maintained into the wee hours.
By BARRY DAVIS
Rosh Ha’ayin has joined the list of cities around the country that now host annual jazz events.
'I am proud to take part in an operation where Israeli youth of all backgrounds are taking action to help out those who need it most,” says Portman.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
“All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride.”
By AARON KATSMAN
European environmentalists travel the Israel Trail.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
By NIV ELIS
The research team think that problem occurs because the beta cells in the pancreas, which create insulin, “forget their vital task of producing insulin when they wait for a meal.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Attackers reportedly separated the Muslim students from the non-Muslims and killed approximately 147 Christian students in the processing, injuring an additional 79.
By ARIEL COHEN
Lauder calls on world leaders to speak out against persecution of Christians in Middle East.
By JEREMY SHARON
Affair is alleged 2010 plot to illegally undermine then defense minister Ehud Barak's choice for IDF chief of staff.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,JPOST.COM STAFF
Fifty-six percent of respondents from the general population said they would react negatively if their daughter married a Muslim.
Current Egyptian Minister of Culture: "There is nothing called ‘Jewish books in Egypt,’ the books scientifically should be classified as Arabic, Persian, Turkish, etc.”
Legal victory highlights communities’ tensions with European Jewish Association.
By SAM SOKOL
The bottom line of nine months of talks is that nothing really moved, and nothing significant changed – except one thing: US Secretary of State John Kerry’s credibility with the Israeli public.
By HERB KEINON
Authority works to strengthen professional relationship between representatives of Arab society and various ministries.
By Ariel Ben Solomon
Du Népal au Kurdistan, l’ONG israélienne IsraAid opère sur tous les fronts. Même là où on ne l’attend pas. Comme en Irak, au secours des victimes de l’Etat islamique
By ANAV SILVERMAN
« Ceux qui me posent des questions sur la maladie de mon fils semblent persuadés que nous serions tous beaucoup plus heureux si mon fils – que j’aime de tout mon cœur et de toute mon âme – et les gens comme lui n’existaient pas »
By HANNAH BROWN
Finance minister must meet with animal rights groups before finalizing program; groups argue that move encourages animal abuse.
By SHARON UDASIN
The sub-committee has been tasked with generating a recommendation for the Haifa metropolitan region within three months.
Agreement signed by Agriculture Minister Yair Shamir and his Nigerian counterpart, will focus on bolstering food security.
Cocktail reception takes place on board Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship Toronto, a frigate that was docked in Haifa Port.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Is it safe to take the shingles vaccine?
For example: Jellyfish bites are not often dangerous, but they can cause a lot of pain; don’t rub skin area- instead, wash with sea water.
Australian diabetes researcher Prof. Paul Zimmet, who has visited Israel over 30 times in five decades, has earned an honorary doctorate from Tel Aviv University in recognition of his life work.
Chief Rabbinate decides to postpone holiday from Saturday to Sunday night and Monday, when schools will be closed.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Mission includes veteran aid workers, medical workers, and a psychosocial team.
Hadid will also be featured in the exclusive Pirelli calendar for 2015.
Lingering questions remain from this episode.
By STEVEN EMERSON
Turnout reaches 58.66 percent - higher than the 57% of the last Labor primary two years ago.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
IsraAID has been responding to refugee crises across Europe for the last three years.
During his visit to Israel last December, Carter said he gained the impression that Israelis had felt betrayed by the US.
By STEVE LINDE
“I am so excited to have an opportunity to represent Israel in Europe with my fellow teammates,” Alex Swieca says.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Third straight defeat for Blue-and-White seriously complicates Euro qualifying campaign.
By ALLON SINAI
Obama signs disaster declaration for areas in Texas which has been hammered by record breaking rain.
By NATHAN WISE,REUTERS
"I knew that the police ordered the pizza, but the officer [who made the order] sounded laid back on the telephone," suspect says.
Krishna Devi Khadka attributed her survival to the IsraAID team rescue efforts that lead to her being pulled from the rubble followed by intensive medical care at the IDF field hospital.
“Current projections suggest that even with improved crop yields, we will not be able to meet the world’s demand for food by 2050,” official says.
Paper presents the first rigorous evaluation of the effect of computer-based decision support on doctors’ decisions.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had previously stated that Israel will provide all possible help to Nepal.
Israel’s debt levels, which help determine its credit ratings and the interest levels that it pays, have been steadily falling for years.
Yellow-and-blue’s title defense continues with quarterfinal series against Turkish champion.
"The best thing we can do right now is respond to each appeal as it comes. Time is against us but we will do whatever we can to help."
The co-director of a new documentary about her upbringing as an Orthodox Jew and the secular path she took speaks to the ‘Post’ about her experiences.
Yael Arkin, general manager of Let Animals Live, described the “heartbreaking” conditions of the animals.
Alon was sentenced in 2003 for her role in the embezzlement of some NIS 300 million.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Health Ministry chief has permanently removed video clip produced for NIS 450,000 for World AIDS Day from website and Facebook page.
The pipeline was a joint project between Iran and Israel in 1968, but the Islamic Revolution of 1978-1979 crushed the alliance and cooperation.
By NIV ELIS,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Winners of award have a one-in-five statistical chance of winning a Nobel Prize.
The issue of discrimination against Sephardi children in the haredi sector is an extremely sensitive issue and has led to severe societal unrest following state intervention.
he IDF is “substantially dependent on the calling up of citizens for reserve service in emergencies,” Knesset committee says.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
MDA stations in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Haifa and at Tel Hashomer, are open from 10 a.m. through 8 p.m. on Thursday and between 8 a.m. and 12.30 p.m. on Friday.
Starting on Sunday, the dental clinics of Meuhedet Health Services will be closed due to the beginning of a strike, the Histadrut’s health institutions unit announced.
Palestinian Authority condemns decision; Israel says move does not prevent reaching two-state solution.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,HERB KEINON,KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Israeli NGOs were among the first to arrive after the disaster and are among the last to leave, running a variety of programs in stricken areas.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN/ ISRAEL21C.ORG
IsraAID is involved in humanitarian efforts around the world, even in regions that are traditionally less friendly to Israel.
How an initial commitment to humanitarian aid and relief by the organizations appointed to solve the Palestinian refugee problem became heavily politicized.
By NICOLE BRACKMAN
The Northern District police recently stepped up efforts against offenses on the roads, in an effort to try to reduce the number of lives endangered by dangerous driving.
By COMPILED BY TAMARA ZIEVE
"Allowing the PLO to maintain an office in Washington, DC provides no benefit to the United States or the peace process," letter from US lawmakers reads.
In Doha, Kerry will meet members of the Gulf Cooperation Council, which groups Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar.
US President tells Al-Arabiya that through trust building steps, "the the logic of a two-state solution will reassert itself."
Another Egyptian court sentenced the leader of the Brotherhood and 682 supporters to death earlier this week.
Fisher was arrested two weeks ago for being a middle man in bribery schemes between top police officials and clients of his under investigation.
Student Union opens ‘hasbara’ room in effort to fill public diplomacy vacuum.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Should a siren be sounded during the evening, the public is asked to go down into the underground car park directly below the square.
Hebrew University scholar says discrepancy due to a difference in definition among the various bodies that monitor immigration.
The relief initiative, "Restore a Smile" will allow all eligible survivors to receive dental treatment of NIS 5,000 per year.
Researcher attributes difference to tendency in Jewish areas to have lots of industry, businesses whereas Arab areas have few such zones.
Jabotinsky is Rivlin’s ideological hero, whom he frequently quotes when explaining his own beliefs, derived from Jabotinsky’s philosophy.
Despite experiencing severe economic turmoil in the aftermath of its 2010 earthquake, Haiti is far from a lost cause, actor Sean Penn says in Tel Aviv.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Gilad Millo, the former deputy head of mission at the Israeli Embassy in Kenya, made his musical debut in April with the song “Unajua.”
"Palestine is not the same as Puerto Rico, and the Al-Aqsa Mosque is not a mere building made of stone."
The Middle East’s only democracy should not tolerate religious coercion of any kind.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
We have suffered a blow from the world, especially from our closest ally, America. Why not make judicious use of the compensation package they’re holding out to us?
By GILAD SHARON
It took all of two sentences at the UN for the world to discover just what kind of moderate Mahmoud Abbas truly is.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
The finance minister will ultimately find himself going back on his word as the government seeks extra revenue source.
By JEFF BARAK
The solidarity and mutual guarantee that characterize the Jewish people came out with flying colors during Operation Protective Edge.
By RAMI KLEINMANN
As an ardent supporter of Israel, watching Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu one sees many contradictions.
By RONN TOROSSIAN
There are no silver bullets. The price of freedom is hard work and vigilance.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Part of the malaise is the feeling that every great thing has been explored. No more space to go to, no more atoms to split.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The commandment of shmita stands at the beginning of this week’s Torah portion, Parshat Behar.
By SHMUEL RABINOWITZ
I am pained by the way in which the system supported a charlatan for such a long time.
By TIKVA ORIAN
The Seattle Chapter of Jewish Voice for Peace offers a Seder night that leaves traditionalists sleepless.
By LIAT COLLINS
In the words of Sir Humphrey (with which Kerry would doubtless heartily concur), "We don't measure our success by results but by activity."
By SARAH HONIG
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and chief negotiator Tzipi Livni can take a lesson from him.
By Jerusalem Post Readers
AIPAC did not cut and run from the Iran sanctions fight because it consecrates two-party initiatives. It walked away because it lost.
Having messed up nearly every country in the Mideast, Obama and Kerry appear determined to add Israel to their list of victims.
Thanks to Kerry, the two sides are close, perhaps closer than ever to such a new vision that will make peace possible.
By JAY ROTHMAN
The central challenge in post-Soviet politics today is the unity of the Ukrainian state. To preserve peace in Eastern Europe, the West’s main attention should be towards Moscow, not Kiev.
By ANDREAS UMLAND
Reds secure Europa League spot over Greens as Zahavi rescues champ; K8 can still overtake BS.
A total of nine terrorists were killed in exchanges of fire on Tuesday. The IDF reported two wounded