Zionist Union MK Itzik Shmuli confirms: I'm gay
Netanyahu 'shocked and outraged' after visiting hospital bedside of Palestinian burn victim
Israel hasn't done enough to combat Jewish terrorism, Rivlin says
Analysis: If you will it
Fashion: From Barcelona to Bnei Brak
Food: The continuing saga
Recipes: Time for lime
July 31: Top 10 things to do
Late goal boosts Kiryat Shmona’s hopes
Hasarma to make Arab history on sidelines
Kroyter jumps back into picture as high-flying Israeli phenom
Blue-and-white moves up gear in EuroBasket preparations
Two Israelis bitten by snakes in separate incidents
Reports: Palestinian, 17, killed by IDF gunfire near Gaza border fence
Palestinians to haul Israel before ICC in wake of arson attack, Abbas says
Dozens of West Bank settlers treated for smoke inhalation after suspected arson by Palestinians
Terrorist fires at Israeli car in West Bank as clashes break out with IDF in Hebron
Hamas: 'Every Israeli is now a legitimate target' following Duma terror attack
Ex-hasid who committed suicide had mental issues, says family
Survivors appeal to Pope to intercede with Germany over Holocaust reparations
Jewish egg donations are hot commodity, but are they 'kosher'?
Increase in UK anti-Semitism this year ‘due to better reporting’
World Jewry remembers Samuel Pisar, ‘moral voice of a generation’
Netanyahu: The more one looks at the Iran accord, the worse it looks
Foreign Ministry calls Sunni Arab states 'Israel's allies'
Top US general distances himself from choice of Iran deal or war
Strategy emerges to reimpose US nuclear sanctions on Iran under a different name
Nusra Front abducts US-backed rebel leader, blunts efforts against ISIS
Iraqi militia leader says US not serious about fighting Islamic State
Canadian-Israeli anti-ISIS fighter: If we don't fight them there, they'll come here
My friends went on vacation and all I got was this stupid ISIS flag
WATCH: Jordanians march in solidarity with Palestinian 'day of rage'
Report: Top French official says if Congress rejects Iran deal, a better deal could be achieved
ISIS conned by Chechen women in internet recruitment scam
Arab MKs claim brucellosis ‘epidemic’ and demand budgets
Quality of Health Ministry’s staff better than its image, says D-G
Knesset drops requirement for doctor’s authorization for adults who want to work out in gyms
Israeli researchers: Type II diabetics should never forgo breakfast
Israel’s largest solar field begins flowing to the national grid
Hydrocarbons found in second wells at Golan Heights oil project
Establish commission to examine water flow to Jordan, MK says
Steinitz, Netanyahu postpone vote on gas compromise outline
Mark Zuckerberg: Virtual reality is Facebook's next frontier
Budget deal to give NIS 18,000 ‘piggy bank’ to 18-year-olds
Tech talk: Cybereason takes on Operation Kofer
Israeli safety app Musketeer saves lives
RX for readers: Spoiled by a sunburn
Comment: Don’t let the dark side win
Jerusalem Post editorial: Don’t parole Pollard
Jerusalem Post Letters to the Editor: US Jews and Iran
The fight for Israel
The lesson of Jonathan Pollard
Take two tablets!~
Lincoln and the Jews
Portrait of an assassin's wife
The light makes his life
An American-Jewish idiom
The story of the Sabena pilot hijacked en route to Israel
‘We were the only ones left alive’
The Tower of David– Full speed ahead
This Week in Jerusalem
Get on the shabus
Remembering three lone soldiers
No worst, there is none
Walking the line:the Animix festival
Wandering through fascinating Florentin
Who Cares? Israel does
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שִירַת רַבִּים 3
The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
Art is for everyone, everywhere
Susiya: Injustice On Display
Trump change the race
The new KKK is radical Islam
Politically Koret: "We're on the Table"
Immoral World Cares More about a Lion than Jewish Victims of Arab Terror
Israel's Northern stars
Israeli Church leaders blame anti-Christian attacks on government inaction
Poll: Pope Francis' approval rating dips in US ahead of September visit
Oren: Jesus today would be a settler
Israeli Christian group challenges BDS with new guide
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
New Hadid Single Dedicated in Ben Shemen Forest
Eucalyptus Park in Beit Shean Inaugurated
Tranquil Weekend in Nes Harim for Gaza Border Families
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
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VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
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Shurat Hadin's letter to FIFA's Sepp Blatter provides a slew of examples when Jibril Rajoub, a Fatah official, violated FIFA statutes.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Speaking exclusively to 'The Jerusalem Post', Simon Johnson disclosed that he has written to FIFA and to many of his soccer management contacts internationally.
By JERRY LEWIS
Reveling in Hapoel Jerusalem’s victory, the triumph of a stormy season, even in the face of a Euroleague snub.
By ALLON SINAI
Kiryat Shmona coach set for milestone debut in Southerners’ 3rd qualifying round first leg against Liberec
In his worst nightmares, Kroyter couldn’t have envisioned that he would find himself on the verge of retirement at the age of 21 after spending the subsequent years battling a relentless injury.
For the first time ever, the European Maccabi Games will take place in Germany – 70 years after the end of the Holocaust and 50 years after the establishment of the German–Israeli relations.
By HILLEL KUTTLER
The European Maccabi Games are held every four years, always two years after the Maccabiah in Israel. Prague hosted the first ever European Maccabi Games in 1929, followed by Antwerp a year later.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Captain Halperin and forward Pnini, who were both starters in last summer’s qualifying campaign, were ruled out last week.
As part of their visit, Casspi and friends will also hold a basketball clinic with Maccabi Tel Aviv’s youth department on Wednesday.
The basketball, swimming, athletics, soccer, bocce and tennis competitions all got underway on Saturday morning.
The 26-year-old Rikan signed a three year deal with Maccabi, leaving Zurich two years after moving to Switzerland from Beitar Jerusalem.
“The girls gave their all in every match and they deserve every credit."
Yellow-and-blue claims 5-1 win over Maltese champion despite subpar performance
Despite the absence of Yoni Erlich, Israel enters the weekend as a firm favorite.
The absence of Erlich significantly hurts Israel’s chances in Saturday’s doubles tie, but the blue-and-white remains a firm favorite to overcome an under-strength Slovenia.
Yellow-and-blue in trouble after squandering early lead and losing to Hibernians
The teams now have a long offseason until play begins again next March.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Beersheba hosts Thun in the first leg at Teddy Stadium in Jerusalem on Thursday, with the work on the club’s new Turner Stadium still ongoing.
Twelve years after doing so for the first time, Yoni Erlich is back inthe Wimbledon doubles semifinals, advancing to the last four with German Philipp Petzschner on Tuesday.
The first Israeli in the NBA agrees to a new two-year $6 million deal with the Sacramento Kings.
"I'm very excited, happy to have received this opportunity and ready for the big challenge," says Farmar.
Hours after agreeing personal terms with Dagan Yivzori, Jerusalem was stunned to discover that the Israeli sharp-shooter had signed a contract with Maccabi on Thursday.
Beitar didn’t impress in its first match of the 2015/16 campaign, which came less than five weeks after its final match of 2014/15.
Lenskiy missed last year’s championships due to a drugs ban, but proved she is still the fastest woman in Israel by regaining both titles, clocking a time of 23.45 seconds in the 200m.
Jerusalem is awaiting to hear whether it will be handed a wild card to the Euroleague regular season before assembling its roster for 2015/16.
The judo events in Baku are also acting as this year’s European Championships and Gerbi is targeting her third career medal at the continental showcase.
Rampant Reds take first-leg in Eilat by 15 points to close in on first BSL championship.
After 40 competitions held over two days at the new Olympic Stadium in Baku, Israel accumulated 430 points, finishing behind Slovakia and Austria.
The ITF (International Tennis Federation) Futures circuit is played all year round at various sometimes testing venues, in more than 60 countries worldwide, ranging from Australia to Zimbabwe.
By ARNOLD EPSTEIN
Good news continues at the games in Baku, Azerbaijan.
The addition of Romanians Claudiu Bumba and Mihai Pintilii took the number of new players at the club to eight, with negotiations with several others still ongoing.
Gymnast fails to scale podium at European Games, finishing floor final in fifth for Israel
Samuel made history by not only shattering her own personal record, but she also broke the Israeli record while defeating the reigning world champion, Norwegian rower Birgit Skarstein.
“I had a pretty good competition,” said Shatilov, who will compete in the floor final on Saturday.
Israeli-American coach falls short of winning title as Cleveland succumbs to Stephen Curry and Golden State.
Sergey Richter became the seventh Israeli to secure his place in Rio, the first who doesn't hail from athletics or swimming.
Wrestler captures silver medal, first hardware for blue-and-white at inaugural European Games.
Stephen Curry scored 37 points and the Warriors withstood a 40-point triple-double from LeBron James to grab a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Two goals by striker Edin Visca and a penalty from Edin Dzeko helped Bosnia to a 3-1 win, reviving the hosts' chances of reaching the finals in France.
By SPORT 1
In addition to Kremer, the Houston Astros selected Alex Bregman, also Jewish, as the second overall pick in the draft, good enough to earn an expected bonus of $7.4 million.
After announcing at the start of the year that this would be his final campaign as a professional, the country’s greatest ever player realized he may have made a mistake.
Gutman closed Tuesday’s training session to the media, but the early indications are that he plans to use a very similar lineup to the one which faced Belgium.
Maccabi Tel Aviv can clinch semis series against Eilat tonight, Jerusalem hoping to do so tomorrow
The 23-year-old, who became the first Israeli to earn an LPGA or a PGA Tour Card last December, opened the event with a superb eight-under-par 64.
Eilat entered the encounter with high hopes after giving the yellow-and-blue a run for its money in Game 1 at Yad Eliyahu Arena.
Pargo’s 13 points in the third quarter, including three straight triples, opened a double-digit gap which Eilat couldn’t erase.
Winning the championship with Cleveland would take his stardom through the roof and further cement his place among the true greats of Israeli sport.
“We are the underdog, but if we play the way we have over recent months I believe that we can do some damage against Maccabi.”
Members of the Israeli and Palestinian delegations to the FIFA Congress used the 90-minute lunch break to try and broker a deal.
Jerusalem, the No. 2 seed, registered its 18th win from the past 20 games overall and came through the series with unexpected ease.
Dudi Sela will be Israel’s lone representative in the men’s main draw;Shahar Pe’er can ensure Israel will also have a player in the women’s draw
Dudi Sela will be Israel’s lone representative in the men’s main draw.
Three days after its humbling loss in Game 1, Maccabi Haifa beat Hapoel Eilat 76-68 at Romema Arena on Wednesday night to tie the best-of-five BSL quarterfinal series at 1-1.
If one wants to know the time of the year when Rajoub becomes relevant, they need just take one look at the FIFA event calender.
Hapoel continues to lead the series 2-1 and a draw or better will see the club claim its 17th championship, Maimon’s 13th, and complete its 11th league and State Cup double.
Beitar leapfrogs Maccabi Haifa into fourth place by beating Maccabi Petach Tikva and being given back a point on appeal.
Yellow-and-blue opens unassailable lead by beating Kiryat Shmona 2-1 at Bloomfield Stadium
The Israel team finished with a score 34.767 points to beat out Belarus and Japan for the gold medal.
The 1-0 defeat at Hapoel Tel Aviv sends coastal team to second division, Hapoel Haifa survives
The first European Games will get underway in Baku, Azerbaijan, in one month.
The draw leaves Haifa in fourth position, ahead of Beitar only on goal difference, with both teams having three more matches to play until the end of the season.
Mac TA to face Ness Ziona, J’lem to play Hap TA, Holon versus Rishon, Eilat up against Haifa.
The children’s Olympics were one of the highlights of the Israel sports week, which is held once a year in an effort to raise awareness and encourage physical activity.
Maccabi Tel Aviv secured the No. 1 seed in the playoffs with Friday’s 98-72 win over Ironi Nahariya, meaning Hapoel Jerusalem will end the regular season in second place in the standings.
Hapoel Petah Tikva win over Ashdod keeps it tight at the bottom with Hap Haifa beating Ra’anana
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The Palestinian Football Association’s proposal for the suspension of Israel will be on the agenda in FIFA’s annual Congress in Zurich on May 29.
Gilboa can’t even do anything about it, as the northerners will not be in action until Monday night when they host Hapoel Holon.
With Hapoel Acre beating Hapoel Ra’anana 2-0 on Saturday and Ashdod SC drawing, rock-bottom Petah Tikva finds itself five points from safety with just two matches left in the season.
Road rout of Ness Ziona gives Reds slight edge over Mac TA in standings despite two more losses.
Barda equalizer cancels out Jerusalem’s first-minute goal, but draw hardly helps either team.
Non-denominational and free of charge, SHALVA’s programs provide care from infancy to adulthood.
By YOSSI KLAR
After being swept by Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul in the Euroleague quarterfinals, Maccabi was hoping to return to winning ways and begin to gather momentum ahead of the playoffs.
Northerners move up standings once more while Mac TA can only manage draw at Mac PT
Haifa (26 points) sits just three points clear of the relegation zone with five matches remaining and visits Hapoel Acre (23) in a significant showdown on Saturday.
Yellow-and-blue down 2-0 in best-of-five series with Turks dominating Game 2 in Istanbul
The 26-year-old Israeli led his team to victory over the Lakers in Sacramento’s final home game of the season on Monday.
“It isn’t that I have any objection to any particular nationality or faith, but if it heightens the tension it will only cause damage so there is no point,” said Guy Levy.
Jeremy Pargo was excellent for Maccabi with 25 points and eight rebounds, but star forward Devin Smith experienced an off night.
Ashdod SC’s troubles on the field continued on Saturday when it was held to a 0-0 draw by Hapoel Acre.
Casspi, the Yavne native, has enjoyed a revival of sorts ever since George Karl took over as head coach earlier this season.
Coach Pako and sports director Cruyff among those still without contracts for next year.
Hapoel topped 90 points for a third straight game.
Maccabi already thinking of crucial Euroleague tie while Hapoel still dealing with Shelef ’s passing.
Weintraub was in excruciating pain following the match against Sela and didn’t have enough energy left in the tank to overcome Michael Berrer of Germany.
Yellow-and-blue struggles against Galatasaray but ultimately ekes out victory at Yad Eliyahu.
Blue-and-white suffers second defeat in four days after failing to capitalize on one-man advantage
“I’m not sure if I should laugh or cry,” said Weintraub after hearing of the draw.
Israel began to pick up the pieces from the crushing blow it was dealt by Wales.
The Welsh, looking for a place in a major finals for the first time since 1958, knocked Israel from the top of the group.
Vermouth and Meshumar only notable absentees as blue-and-white preps for Wales, Belgium qualifiers.
The blue-and-white, which is in danger of being relegated to Group II for the first time since 2001, will host Slovenia in a contest from which the winner will maintain its status.
What if Gutman is to blame for the continuous childish bickering between the coach and the players?
Blue-and-white regains focus in first training session ahead of Euro qualifier against Wales.
An exhaustive history of the Maccabiah Games from 1932 until today.
By SHANA MEDEL
Golfer Zohar Sharon began losing his eyesight in the 1970s following a chemical injury he suffered while working for the Shin Bet and in 2000 he took up golf on a full-time basis.
Ilana Kratysh, who won Israel’s first medal at the inaugural European Games last month, is blazing a trail in an underdeveloped sport.
The number of buses lined up from the end of Emile Botta Street all the way to the entrance to the Sultan’s Pool was indicative of Jerusalem’s import of patrons of culture.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN