Italian FM: Peace deal could send signal of stability to Middle East
Bennett tours Gaza settler museum to mark 10 years since disengagement
Netanyahu's clandestine trip to hospital fuels talk of succession
US 'continuously' briefing Israel from Iran talks
2,000-year-old ritual bath found under family’s Jerusalem living room floor
Franz Kafka’s manuscripts belong in National Library, Tel Aviv court says
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Israel Festival Review: ENSEMBLE MODERN- Jerusalem Theater, June 21
Under-19's warmup with MK's knockout
Mekel needs to make a decision one way or another
Basketball: Disappointed Hapoel Jerusalem snubbed by Euroleague
Tennis: Sela sent packing in first round of Wimbledon
WATCH: Security cameras capture shocking daylight kidnapping in Lod
Education Minister: Ultimatums are childish, issue of overcrowding is being addressed
Court sentences Israeli Arab to three years in prison for involvement with ISIS
Shin Bet: Hamas attempt to build terror network in West Bank thwarted
Haniyeh: Hamas more prepared to protect Gaza than ever before
Watch: ISIS threatens to 'uproot the Jewish state'
Suspected terrorist shot at Ramallah checkpoint after charging officers shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’
Shin Bet chief says Palestinian terror attacks up 50% since 2012
Belgium to provide $4 million in security funding to Jewish institutions
Rabbi accused of molestation to be extradited to Israel
Community welcomes police decision to move 'anti-Jew' protest to central London
Anti-Semitic hostilities down in France, Germany and Belgium, ADL poll finds
White supremacist behind July 4 ‘anti-Jewification’ protest arrested
Israel closes crossings with Egypt, Gaza, following ISIS Sinai terror attacks
Year into Sisi's power, Egyptians lament persistent hardships
Egyptian security sources: Dozens killed in Sinai terror attacks
US: Iran blocked website educating on Holocaust, criticized FM for calling it 'tragedy'
Obama warns Iran in eleventh hour nuclear negotiations
Unions demand collective agreement to ensure vocational conditions
Israeli scientists develop 'smell fingerprint' that could identify every human on Earth
Israel joins Interpol Operation Pangea 8 to seize illegal and counterfeit drugs
Health Ministry says it has not encountered widespread homophobia in health system
Members of the public can submit reactions to gas outline until July 21
Energy Minister Steinitz announces terms of gas compromise deal
Southern Israel feels effects of 5.1-magnitude earthquake that hit Sinai
Gas decision is the right solution for all citizens of Israel, PM says
Apps for finding jobs are among Microsoft Venture’s latest start-up
Tech Talk: Tel Aviv hosts international cybersecurity conference
Government seeks to fill hi-tech manpower shortage
Still got it: Seniors going online to discuss, learn about sex
Jerusalem Post Editorial: Greek tragedy?
The Iran deal and democracy
Candidly Speaking: Explosive new Claims Conference scandals revealed by ombudsman
Letters to the Editor: Same-sex marriage
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This Islamic State madness has gone on long enough
Israel-Palestine: French recipe lacks ingredients
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The European Union risks 'Jew-hater' label
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Mourning the Mount of Olives
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Three US churches consider BDS measures against Israel in upcoming vote
NGO seeks to seize N. Korean ship to pay off $330 m. US judgment for killing of priest
ISIS purportedly threatens to 'slaughter' Christian Arabs living in Jerusalem
Lutheran pastor says Jews to blame for destroying Christian values after US approves gay marriage
Pope: Why didn't the allies bomb the railway lines to Auschwitz?
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Cherries in the Negev: If You Will it, It is No Dream
Healing Garden Dedicated at the Dana-Dwek Children’s Hospital in Tel Aviv
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Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
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$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
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Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
An Olah Reports From Nepal
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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
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.
By ALLON SINAI
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
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
“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.
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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.
Atar clearly took what was reported to heart, releasing a scathing statement against Gutman.
“Our lack of Israeli players means some players are seeing more minutes than we would like, but we have no choice,” says Maccabi Tel Aviv coach Guy Goodes.
Late Zahavi winner boosts yellow-and-blue’s first-place lead • Surging Beitar hands K8 4th straight loss.
Hapoel Tel Aviv dominates in fourth quarter in win over Nahariya.
Saturday will mark the beginning of the championship.
Pargo and Smith lead the way to move the yellow-and-blue within touching distance of quarters.
Israel currently leads Group B with a perfect nine points from three matches.
After three defeats in four Euroleague games, yellow-and-blue must beat Lithuanians in Tel Aviv.
Liora Sponder took home the best-dressed prize, while Liron Neor and Ronit Kedar split the award for best combination of color and style.
The match in Bloomfield capped the regular season, with the top six sides to face each other twice more for the title in the championship playoffs.
Friday's annual Jerusalem marathon will welcome runners from across the globe running in honor of terror victims and fallen soldiers.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Training session marks the beginning of the blue-and-white's preparations for upcoming qualifiers.
After being upset in two of last three Euroleague contests, Mac TA in dire need of road conquest.
Road woes continue to cost southerners dearly; Hapoel TA claims crucial win over Ashdod.
The semifinals will be held on April 28 and 29, with the final to take place at Sammy Ofer Stadium in Haifa on May 20.
After three tight quarters, Holon took a four-point gap (59- 55) into the final 10 minutes, before slowly but surely increasing the margin.
25-year-old's next target will be the World Championships in Beijing, China in August.
Yellow-and-blue can move seven points clear of Kiryat Shmona at the top of the Premier League standings should it beat Beitar Jerusalem at Sammy Ofer Stadium in Haifa Monday.
Since the 3-2 win over Sweden in the first round of the World Group in March 2009, Israel’s No. 1 hasn’t won both his singles rubbers in a Davis Cup tie.
Third-place Southerners on the road at Hap Haifa hoping to put pressure on yellow-and-blue, K8.
Make no mistake, Tabib is no saint.