04.28.2017 | 2 Iyar, 5777
For Abbas, meeting with Netanyahu is the easy part
Russia slams alleged Israeli strike on Syria
Arab merchants shut stores in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners
Remaining alert: 15 years after Israel's biggest West Bank op since 1967
Basketball star Amar’e Stoudemire reveals he is learning Hebrew
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Soccer: Beersheba looking to clinch championship at Mac TA
Bennett wins re-election as Bayit Yehudi head
Storming the Labor Party leadership
Netanyahu’s muscular diplomacy
Trump may announce US embassy move to Jerusalem during Israel visit
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
The best of both worlds at Kitchen Bar
Veneziana in Haifa
Vered helps Beitar leap over Petah Tikva into 3rd place
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
A radiant idea
Teen pot smokers run high risk of schizophrenia, Israeli researchers find
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Editor's Notes: Why we are hosting Sebastian Gorka
Column one: Netanyahu’s bold move against Europe
Independence Day: Celebrating the process
Rooted in 3,000 years of history
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Report: Desperate Syrians sell kidneys, eyes to Lebanese organ traffickers
Assad behind April 4 chemical attack, French intelligence confirms
Turkey detains 800 people over suspected links to US-based cleric
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
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
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
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
Wisconsin students blame Israel for violence against African-Americans
The French Jewish community's hardening position against Le Pen
NYC council candidate's platform: Stop 'greedy Jewish landlords'
Jewish officials hail Austria’s decision to adopt antisemitism definition
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
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
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Grapevine: Goldin’s letter
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
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just a Thought: On sirens
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Savta Suzy and Saba Momi
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Pope Francis urges the powerful to act humbly in surprise TED talk
Reflection and Prayer in Jerusalem from A Truth Seeker
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
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
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.
“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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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
Mission distributes supplies, conducts training in trauma prevention.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Israel often responds to natural disasters.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The desire, even the need, to help others is part of the Jewish psyche and Jewish core values.
By ANN GOLDBERG
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.
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