05.25.2016 | 17 Iyar, 5776
Jordan's king on Independence Day: We'll defend Arab identity of Palestine
Israel's parliament decrees: Arabic signs in all bus stations
Erdan orders freeze on returning bodies of Palestinian attackers
Palestinian Authority PM: Netanyahu buying time to avoid peace deal
Armon Hanatziv, Lakin attacker indicted for 3 murders, 7 counts of attempted murders
SINAI SAYS: Beersheba’s title a testament to resilience of owner Alona Barkat
Maccabi Haifa lifts first title in five years
Poll: Public prefers Ya’alon over Liberman, Likudniks side with PM
Defense minister swearing-in delayed to next week
Analysis: ‘Teflon Bibi’ dodges another bullet?
US skeptical of Netanyahu offer to directly negotiate with Palestinians
Sweet victory for Meir Adoni - again
A Thrilling night in TLV
Prime real estate
From Bimah to Bandstand
Sela ousted in five sets in first round of French Open
Maccabi Tel Aviv, Eilat, Rishon all jump out to 2-0 advantages
Jpost Editorial: Police professionalism
Austria’s election, Jews and Israel
American Jewry: A view from the air
Lag Ba’omer: From Bibi to Bogie to Boujie
Human remains from EgyptAir crash site said to indicate blast on board
Hardliner elected as head of Iran's top clerical body due to tap Khamenei successor
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
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
Holocaust denial in Iran can be tackled by media, say experts
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
New York county passes BDS law
Rome mayoral candidate promises to name street after fascist politician
Swiss parliament launches inquiry into anti-Israel NGOs
UK Labourite leading anti-Semitism probe praised anti-Israel Gitmo detainee
Business groups slam Histadrut call for shorter workweek
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
Prevent Lag Ba’omer accidents and tragedies
Study: Stress worsens Crohn’s disease
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
Committee votes to reduce regulations on food pesticides
French PM Valls inaugurates Israel's latest—and largest—solar field
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
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
‘Post’ poll: Israelis think Trump would be better than Clinton at fighting terrorism
Bob Dylan’s forgotten pro-Israel song, revisited
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Grapevine: Underwriting Israel’s future
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!
Arrivals: The art of saving her son
The Tisch: Counting for unity
Books: A lost stage
Pavements for pedestrians? Not in Jerusalem
Inside Gilo: Who pays for that?
This week in Jerusalem
Here and now at the Israel Festival
A life outlined by the paintbrush
Rocking in the Western Galilee
Italian Jewish looks, at Beit Hatfutsot
Revolutionizing the coffee shop and supermarket industries
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
What is France up to in the Middle East?
Game of Thrones: Returning from the dead and grappling with religion
What You Admire, You Can Become
If this is true, why are we talking about a Palestinian State?
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