03.24.2017 | 26 Adar, 5777
US stresses 'concern' with Israeli settlements after intensive talks
Taking the war to the BDS activists
Palestinian petrol bomb thrower killed by IDF in West Bank
Terrorism victim’s parents witness sealing of killer’s home
Bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, used Bitcoin, Google Voice
Former US special envoy on antisemitism 'surprised' by JCC perpetrator
In spite of crisis, IBC continues hiring IBA staff
Poll: 11% say Netanyahu was truthful on political crisis
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan
'IDF unsure of extent of prostitution among its soldiers'
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Classical: Ethnic cello,
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
No pressure on blue-and-white in Spain
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Grapevine: Rating isn’t everything
My Word: Bad breaking broadcasting news
Column One: Trump’s greatest deal
Fundamentally Freund: Does Israel want more Ethiopian Jews?
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Family of missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson sues Iran in US court
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
‘Antisemitism is still a concern'
Earliest Jewish manuscript in New World to return to Mexico
Canadian family discovers heirloom on display at Yad Vashem
Senate approves David Friedman as Israel ambassador
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills combating Israel boycotts
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
FBI director confirms Trump team under investigation for Russia ties
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
This week in 60 seconds: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei: Wisdom residing deep in the heart
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
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
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
Prior to carrying out the attack, the married father of four reportedly posted multiple comments on his Facebook page praising ISIS.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Ambassador Gary Koren was asked to speak to Russian officials in regard to Israel’s alleged air strike in Syria near the city of Palmyra earlier in the week.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Lebanese businessman Kassim Tajeddine was reportedly detained in Casablanca on Sunday while on his way from Guinea to Beirut, his lawyer said in a brief statement.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Abbas added that his contacts with the the new US administration so far have convinced him that Trump is “serious” about reaching a peace accord.
By ADAM RASGON
Agency says Fatah-linked cell as well as Hamas cell broken up; Arrests come days after two other Hamas cells were nabbed.
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
A MDA spokesperson said that the suspect attempted to run over a group of civilians and soldiers standing in the area before being stopped by military personnel.
The victim reportedly shot and wounded the perpetrator in self defense upon realizing that he was the target of an attack.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
What will they do to address this spiraling public health epidemic?
Samsung executive visits Israel to observe firm’s investments
By SHARON UDASIN
30-plus families of children with blood cancers in despair.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
A new book by a California medical ecologist on the amazing world of microbes has been translated into Hebrew for Israelis.
The painting is one of more than 200 artworks, objects, installations, photos and multimedia pieces in the exhibit, “Museum of Madness: from Goya to Bacon.”
The messages were painted on the exterior walls of the synagogue in St. Michael early on Friday morning, the local Nation News website reported.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The AJC letter is the latest salvo by establishment Jewish organizations to preserve the two-state solution in light of two signals that the Republican Party is backing away from the idea.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
During Israel's 2014 Gaza war, Khan had tweeted an article containing the headline: “The Israeli government are acting like Nazi’s."
The United States, an ally of Israel, said it was outraged by the report.
A neighborhood watch group said the red triangular warning sign, featuring a silhouetted image of a man in Orthodox Jewish clothing and hat, was attached to a lamppost near a synagogue.
In their first conversation since Trump officially took office on January 20, a spokesperson for Abbas said that a meeting between the two leaders would be scheduled "soon."
By MICHAEL WILNER,ADAM RASGON
Chrystia Freeland has found herself on the wrong side of the Russian government since becoming a Canadian politician over four years ago.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Netanyahu acknowledged that settlements were "an issue" in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict– if not a primary obstacle to peace.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Anti-white tweets, harassment at center of JCC case.
Anti-Israel group disrupted talk by Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked last month.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Descendants of Jews forced to convert in Inquisition embrace their Jewish heritage.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
A day earlier, 28 Jewish community centers and Jewish schools, and the San Francisco office of the Anti-Defamation League were evacuated after receiving bomb threats.
... who captured Israel’s history through the lens of his camera.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
With everyone abuzz about talk of a “coalition crisis” and an election around the corner, Gafni said Thursday: “I predict that there will not be elections in the near future.
By HERB KEINON
Netanyahu's long-awaited meeting with Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon on the fate of the Israel Broadcasting Corporation will have to wait for Sunday.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Some six months ago, the IDF issued a new protocol on mixed-gender service, which encouraged the formation of such units.
By JEREMY SHARON
The denial comes amid reports that this is what US President Donald Trump's envoy Jason Greenblatt was demanding when he was in Israel last week for talks.
According to one rabbi, the main purpose of the database is to ensure that someone who is already married does not get married again in violation of Jewish law.
Part of the bill would reduce the minimum period to one week, in an effort to encourage fathers to take time off and share in raising the child.
By UDI SHAHAM
Jewish Voice for Peace, which is organizing the confab, said however that it had already planned its own general memorial event.
By JOSEFIN DOLSTEN/JTA
Despite numerous reports, Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon said on Tuesday he was unaware of any new deal between himself and prime minister.
Feirberg-Ikar’s attorneys: Police’s position not legally binding.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Liberman followed his warning by saying that Israeli politicians should dial back on decision that work irk world powers, telling them that "there are things we cannot do unilaterally."
Ethiopian Jews waiting to move to Israel caught up in web of red tape.
Netanyahu was questioned for a fourth time earlier this month as the ongoing police investigation is said to be entering the final stages.
The money was transferred on a monthly basis and the longer the prison sentence, the more money the prisoner and relatives receive, the statement read.
An agreement struck on Thursday between the two politicians will see the new IBC under the control of a unified state regulatory body for news broadcasting.
By JEREMY SHARON,UDI SHAHAM
The completed graffiti will be photographed and disseminated by the Foreign Ministry.
The strike, which affects all schools in the capital, was organized by the Union of Parents in East Jerusalem Schools.
Incident under investigation; several crashes of Skylark drone in recent years.
Last week, comments made by Levenstein came to light in which he belittled and disparaged female IDF soldiers, and strongly denounced the enlistment of religious women to the IDF.
Despite all efforts to remove political influence from public broadcasting, the new broadcasting law will give politicians more rather than less influence over broadcasting.
“I can’t keep them all straight,” a European diplomat from central Europe confided.
By KENNY BEINTHALL
Director Harry Hoskovitz was faced with such a situation in his play A Killer’s Delight, which has been showing for three weeks in Jerusalem.
By HAWN DODGERS
According to Channel 2, the most likely outcome would be a Yesh Atid-Likud unity government in which Lapid and Netanyahu would rotate as prime minister.
The exhibition, which in 1987 began showcasing cellphones and Internet providers, has now expanded to dozens of carriers, content providers, app stores, enterprises and users.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
Chemi Peres said that it was extremely moving to know that such an honor was being bestowed on his late father.
Former Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball star turned musician LayZ Gordon is looking to score a slam dunk with his latest musical comedy show.
By BARRY DAVIS
Lapid said it was a happy day for Yesh Atid, which he said would put an emphasis on the periphery, agriculure and unifying Israeli society, three issues the mayor especially cared about.
Thanks to mobile banking applications, every person’s cell phone can become “a small bank branch that enables everyone to exert day-to-day control over their financial state,” Ber said.
National baseball team hoping to start strong in historic first game in Classic tournament.
By ALLON SINAI
NIS 700m. to be invested in education, infrastructure, parks and cultural institutions.
The right-wing organization Im Tirtzu became active in the fight against the street name after it was contacted by a group of disabled soldiers.
By BEN LYNFIELD
Fines, criminal penalties fail to deter.
The Zionist Union, which Labor is part of, is polling at an average of 10.4 in seven polls taken since December, good enough for only fifth place.
At a press conference the two leaders held in Washington, Trump said that he would like to see Israel “hold back on settlements for a little bit. We’ll work something out.”
Congressman DeSantis: Relocation would have Arab world see Trump as "strong and decisive leader."
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had promised the Amona families he would ask the government to formally approve an entirely new settlement for the evacuees.
Among the specialists who work there are neurologists, internists, otolaryngologists, oral and maxillofacial surgeons, oncologists and gastroenterologists.
Located in the German Colony and housed in the 19th-century Villa Decan, the museum opened to the public in 1962.
Palestinian and Jordanian leaders have warned the US that moving the embassy could spark violence in Israel and the Palestinian territories, as well as in the Middle East region as a whole.
Avi Gabai, Omer Bar-Lev will seek Labor Party leadership.
Arabic is the main language of instruction in Arab schools, who make up roughly 20% of Israel's overall population.
The 20 suspects had their remands extended between six and 13 days in the Rishon Lezion Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.
To date, paid maternity leave in Israel lasts 14 weeks, whereby a mother is entitled to 100% of her income according to her salary for the previous three months before birth.
By UDI SHAHAM,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Israel and Malaysia do not maintain formal diplomatic relations.
A round-up of news from around the country.
A new book offers a personal look at the 1978 visit of Harold Pinter and Antonia Fraser.
By COLIN SHINDLER
Islamic State has caused about $30 billion in damage to Iraqi infrastructure since 2014, an adviser to the Iraqi government on infrastructure told Reuters.
A round-up of news from around Israel.
A weekly round-up of news around Israel.
He was disdainful of some of the trashy programs that are shown on commercial television, and insisted that “rating isn’t everything.”
Their sense of loss is understandable. They are losing their livelihoods and they are losing a way of life, through no fault of their own. No wonder some are literally sick with worry.
By LIAT COLLINS
The E1 quadrant is absolutely critical for the future of the city, and for Israel’s long-term security.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
China’s growing interest in the Middle East presents strategic opportunities for Israel beyond direct trade ties.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Leadership demands creating a vision, and a strategy to fulfill that vision.
By DOV LIPMAN
Gracious, hospitable and displaying fluency in English and Hebrew, Rajoub eloquently explained the Palestinian view of the current stalemate.
By DAVID BRINN
Intel hopes that the purchase will put it in the fast lane to creating mass accessible driverless cars, once the stuff of science fiction.
Trump’s envoy should avoid previous peace process delusions and blunders.
A successful Russian intervention in Libya would help encourage it to view Russian security cooperation as a viable alternative to reaching a compromise with the Turkish Republic of North Cyprus.
By MICHA’EL TANCHUM
Everyone should calm down and stop jumping to conclusions with every phone call, visit or remark.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
A key obstacle to mainstream acceptance of cannabis as medical treatment is the lack of clinical trials that prove safety, efficacy, and consistency of treatment outcomes.
By DR. TAMIR GEDO
With a keen eye toward international affairs...we must approve of the White House’s actions that are indeed worthy of approval.
By ADAM BASCIANO
In Syria, Saudi Arabia staunchly opposed the Assad regime because of its close ties with Riyadh’s arch-nemesis, Iran.
By ARI HEISTEIN
THERE ARE quite a few Israeli models with international reputations who are frequently in demand for photo shoots in one country or another.
Arab Israelis are the women in the Arab world who enjoy the most freedom. Freedoms they enjoy thanks to liberal values and laws written by Zionists.
By DANIEL AZARIA
The master negotiator told his Israeli friend he really was serious about making “the ultimate deal,” and publicly urged him to “hold back on settlements a little bit.”
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
Doron’s piece says it all.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
We never made it. When we got to the Miami airport for the halfhour, $50 flight, we were greeted by a State Department travel advisory.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
About 25% of the recorded incidents involved physical violence, mostly in hospital emergency rooms.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
We try to rationalize that the anti-Zionist behavior of individual Jews does not justify antisemitic bigotry.
By ISI LEIBLER
However, apparently the process has been a shambles and the Greek authorities are overwhelmed.
By KENAN ENGIN
And in France, Norway, Sweden, Italy and Canada there are gender-balanced cabinets.
That incident gave rise to much navel gazing in the press as to whether it is acceptable to incite and applaud violence against, well, a Nazi.
By VIVIAN BERCOVICI
In my mind, learning self-defense is as basic as learning to brush one’s teeth. Both are lessons that will safeguard you for the rest of your life.
By YVETTE NAHMIA-MESSINAS
In April 2006, attorney-general Mazuz published a 40-page document summarizing his decision to close the case against Rabbi Metzger because of insufficient evidence.
By SHARON SHENHAV
There is therefore need for further thinking as to the prerequisites for serving in the state’s judicial institutions in general, and the Supreme Court in particular.
By URI REGEV