Italian activist injured by IDF fire in West Bank demonstration, Palestinian media says
Liberman proposes using monetary incentives for Israeli Arabs to move to future Palestinian state
Possible stabbing attack thwarted: Palestinian girl with knife arrested in Hebron
IDF's chief rabbi: Temple Mount is of no religious significance to Islam
Israel slams Ankara: This is no way for a NATO state to act
Eizenkot to be named IDF Chief of Staff
Majority expected to support bill dispersing Knesset
A graveside battle over Ben Gurion’s legacy
With government's fate uncertain, Netanyahu seeks commitment from haredim for next coalition
Slight reduction in HIV in Israel in 2013
*RX For Readers: Itchy-eyed in autumn*
Infant mortality rates higher in Arab population
Smartphones are keeping your children awake
Tech Talk: The best keyboard apps available for smartphones
Elbit Systems developing bus with supercapacitator fast-charging system
Zion Tech: Israeli start up Dogiz helps dogs and owners socialize
Zion Tech: Our Israeli start-up of the week aims to make air pollution visible
Grapevine: Remembering Rothschild
The Lion’s share
Get your gobble on: Thanksgiving in Tel Aviv
5th annual Hullegeb Festival celebrates Ethiopian culture
Pressure building at Mac TA after setback in Kiryat Shmona
CSKA crushes yellow-and-blue in Tel Aviv
Maccabi Tel Aviv on a roll as unbeaten CSKA comes to town
Another back-breaking loss for Jerusalem
Thanksgiving for lone soldiers: Serving to Turkey to those who serve Israel
Soccer bigwig named as suspect who ran over police officer, fled scene nude
South African Jewish leaders fete Abbas in Pretoria
Birthright Israel cuts ties with New Israel Fund
Iranian Jews gather in Yazd for rituals
Orthodox leaders condemn US rabbi for anti-Arab rhetoric
US haredim seek to share kollels’ ‘burden’
Syria says US-led strikes have not weakened Islamic State
In troubled Mideast where Christian populations are shrinking, Pope calls for interfaith dialogue
Syria denies targeting civilians, tells US better to criticize ISIS
Turkey establishing industrial zone in West Bank
Analysis: Middle Eastern states struggle to maintain current order and control of territory
Three Egyptian security forces killed in Sinai
Into the fray: The Arabs’ war against the Jews (cont.): Root causes & red herrings
There’s no need for a ‘Jewish state’ law
Column one: The storm over the teacup
My word: Keep your eyes on the road
Why no deal with Iran is actually a bad deal
Cinema of reconciliation
On the volcano’s edge
Knowledge, power and abuse
Arrivals: With a twinkle in her eye
Book Review: A gladiator in the study hall
Book Review: Disbelieving of his own survival
Hot off the Arab press
Grapevine: The history of Hansen Hospital
Less rioting, but more transportation delays
This week in Jerusalem
Wading Through Widowhood: A museum by moonlight
Grapevine: Tel Aviv baby boom
Obama: Helping terror go nuclear
On incitement, lots of talk but little action
To finally look behind the news
Recognizing Palestine – anomalies and ambiguities
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
An expanding city
Queen Esther's 'hijos'
Meet the ambassador: Flying high
YouTube recycling video goes viral in Israel
Tradition Today: The blessing of daughters
Parshat Vayetze: The power and pain of love
Like a breath of fresh air
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Une horreur injustifiable
Une brèche dans la démocratie
Une petite fille juive du nord de Londres
Rétrospective en noir et blanc pour la ville d’Or
L’unité : notre seule planche de salut
Daniel Oren, maestro d’Israël, d’Italie et d’ailleurs !
Arad n’a pas encore jeté l’éponge
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Le dernier kibboutz
La course aux étoiles
De Maxime Hauchard à Abou Abdallah Al-Faransi, itinéraire d’un Français parti faire le Djihad
On n’invite pas un pyromane à éteindre un incendie
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L’Occident et l’Iran jouent les prolongations
La liste des organisations terroristes qui dérange
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Netanyahou s’adresse à la communauté francophone
Christian priest speaks out strongly in favor of Jewish state law
Hispanic Evangelicals among Israel's greatest supporters
Christians United for Israel Chairman John Hagee says Obama is anti-Semitic
Temple Mount: Common ground between Jews and Christians
Pope Francis condemns Palestinian violence
Exploring Our Heritage
Holocaust Survivors See the Negev with KKL-JNF
KKL Belgium Donates Portable Bomb Shelter to Kiryat Gat
KKL-JNF Awards 2014 Blumberg Prize
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11.29.2014 | 7 Kislev, 5775
For the first time in over two years, Maccabi Tel Aviv finds itself behind first place in the Premier League.
By ALLON SINAI
Maccabi no rival for Russian powerhouse, losing by 23 points to drop to 4-3 in Euroleague regular season
It seems as if Haifa has tried everything, especially ahead of the current campaign.
Despite perfect record in BSL, Reds toil at 1-5 in Eurocup with crucial duel at Volgograd on tap.
Mac TA loses early lead, but hangs on to defeat French champion.
Reds drop to fifth defeat in six games, falling for third time at home with loss to Turkey’s Bandirma.
Maccabi fell to a 20-point defeat to Hapoel Tel Aviv in the BSL on Sunday after dropping to a surprise home loss to Cedevita Zagreb in the Euroleague.
Gutman’s blue-and-white takes perfect Euro qualifying record and potent attack into home encounter.
The reigning Euroleague champion has completely lost its way since the start of last week and will be playing for its pride just as much as anything else in Malaga.
Reds still can’t duplicate BSL form in Eurocup, drop to 1-4 after another dejecting performance.
Knesset authorized preliminary votes on bills to significantly increase punishment for violence at sporting events.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Forty golfers participated in the wonderful, festive atmosphere.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Dzeko’s absence will be a bitter blow to Bosnia’s hopes of getting its Group B campaign on track after taking only two points from the opening three games.
Jerusalem has won its five games by an average 20.6 points per contest, only really being tested by Hapoel Tel Aviv to date.
The two sides are on the verge of finalizing an agreement, though there has yet to be a deal regarding the salary that Grant will earn as per the terms of the contract.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
After a tumultuous few days dominated by violent brawls and their repercussions, the focus returns to the action on the pitch this weekend.
A procedural delay in securing a new visa seemed likely to thwart Gal Mekel’s expected move to the Indiana Pacers on Thursday.
After being humiliated in Jerusalem earlier in week, yellow-and-blue falls to Croatian underdogs in Euroleague action.
Maccabi filed a request with the IFA high court on Tuesday demanding that Zahavi be allowed to take part in Sunday’s encounter due to the special circumstances that led to his sending off.
Tel Aviv will be hoping for another strong performance by the trio that is shaping up to be the core of this season’s team.
Reds follow up spectacular showing vs Mac TA with lackluster Eurocup effort in Romania.
While the 93-63 victory over Maccabi will live long in the memories of both Jerusalem and yellow-and-blue fans, it was just one of 33 BSL regular season games.
Fingers were pointed in every direction on Tuesday, with police blaming the fans, Hapoel blaming Zahavi and Maccabi blaming Hapoel.
The dimwit who attacked Zahavi had previously been arrested 10 times at soccer matches, serving seven separate suspensions from stadiums.
Reverberations of attack by fan at Tel Aviv soccer match continue to rock Israel; MK Dov Henin says he is concerned for arrested son.
By BEN HARTMAN
"Sports in general and specifically soccer stadiums became battlegrounds in recent years."
Tony Younger led Rishon with 19 points, with Nitzan Hanochi and Isaiah Swann adding 16 points each.
The West-Tec driver ended the season in fifth place overall in the standings and continues to believe that he will one day become the first Israeli in Formula 1.
After officially being waived by the Dallas Mavericks, 26-year-old Israeli guard will discover on Friday if another NBA team has claimed him off the waiver wire.
Israel's 3 representatives in US league all find themselves in different situations, but ultimately have the same goal – to prove they belong with the very best.
After suffering 2 consecutive defeats to start its Eurocup regular season campaign, Hapoel J'lem simply can’t afford another loss when it hosts Partizan Belgrade on Wednesday.
Southerners blank Mac Haifa, Northerners shut out Sakhnin as both remain without a loss.
According to media reports, Mekel will soon be waived or traded by the team so that it could make room on its roster for guard J.J. Barea.
Maccabi has won its four games by an average 15.5 points, while Jerusalem has done so by 18.3 points per contest.
Korac, Maman tally for Jerusalem, which jumps into fourth place by beating Hapoel; Mid-week action.
Yellow-and-blue midfielder extends scoring streak to 10 games, as the defending champs brush aside Acre.
Danny Franco’s men improved to 3-0 last week with a tight 81-80 victory over Hapoel Tel Aviv.
Greens fall to second straight setback, while Kiryat Shmona maintains hold on first place.
Maccabi makes it 3 wins in 5 days ahead of flight to Russia for Thursday’s Euroleague game against CSKA Moscow.
Yellow-and-blue rebounds from Beersheba defeat, handing Greens their second loss of season.
Irina Vorvoreanu made Israeli rowing history on Sunday when she became the first local athlete to represent the country at the Head Of The Charles Regatta in Boston, Massachusetts.
The 19-year-old has competed in single-seaters in Europe over the past five years and is the son of Chanoch Nissany.
Limor Livnat says she plans to take action to exclude Bnei Sakhnin from Israeli Premiere League after ceremony for donor, Azmi Bishara - suspected of passing info to Lebanese terrorists.
Yellow-and-blue overcomes first-half jitters before outplaying Limoges to begin Euroleague campaign.
For the first time since 2006, and for just the second time since joining UEFA over 20 years ago, Israel has won its first two matches to begin a qualifying campaign.
Jerusalem was hoping to play in the Euroleague this season, but had to settle for a place in the Eurocup regular season after losing to Unics Kazan.
New-look Mac TA faces Limoges in Euroleague opener with the memories of last season’s title still fresh.
Rosefelt sets new record with 26 rebounds while Eilat and Rishon Lezion get BSL campaigns off to winning start.
By ALLON HACHMON / THE POST
Following a tight first half at Romema Arena, Jerusalem killed off the game in Haifa with a 17-3 run after the break on the way to a 76-58 victory.
Maccabi’s pre-season tour in South and North America didn’t give the team many reasons for optimism, with the yellow-and-blue claiming just a single win in four games.
Blue-and-white aiming to get off to a winning start as it looks to finally end major tournament drought.
It has been 15 years since Sports Illustrated dubbed him “The Jewish Jordan,” but Tamir Goodman still gets recognized at his local pizza parlor.
Gutman looks to have starting lineup set, with veteran Ben-Haim to lead defense against Cyprus.
After beating CEZ Nymburk 94-84 in the first round of the qualifiers in Ostend, Belgium, Jerusalem dropped to an 82-71 loss to Kazan despite controlling the first half.
Beersheba striker scores a hat-trick to lead team to 3-2 win over Mac TA, handing yellow-and-blue first defeat
The Israel roster was rebuilt at the start of the year with the goal of reaching the Olympics for a third straight time in Rio 2016.
The top four teams in each group proceed to the Last 32 phase, beginning January 6, when they will be joined by the eight teams that do not progress to the Euroleague Top 16.
Maccabi eked out a 69-66 victory over the Liga de las Americas champion at the Gimnasio Maracanazinho Arena in Rio on Friday
The 30-year-old signed with Belgian powerhouse RSC Anderlecht on her birthday last week.
The Intercontinental Cup, which dates back to 1966, was dormant for nearly two decades before its revival last season.
Azulay’s second-half tally proves the winner for Jerusalem over Haifa in capital • Busy close to transfer window.
European soccer's governing body says ban lifted as security situation in Israel has improved.
It was supposed to be a celebratory occasion during which local tennis would pay tribute to one of its greatest ever players.
A record 33 teams from 21 countries took part in the competition that was played in Grosseto, Italy.
Defeats by Dudi Sela and Bar Botzer in the final two singles rubber-ended Israel’s dream of returning to the World Group.
After far too many years in the dilapidated Kiryat Eliezer Stadium, Haifa fans finally got to see their team play at Sammy Ofer and it was everything they had imagined.
Hapoel Jerusalem to host first ever game at new Jerusalem Arena on Tuesday evening.
Maccabi Tel Aviv overcomes PT to begin campaign on right foot; Mac Haifa hosts Sakhnin in new stadium.
Dudi Sela, Bar Botzer both lose the singles; Argentina claims 3-2 victory in the playoff tie.
Ram and Erlich defeated Horacio Zeballos and Federico Delbonis after three hours and 27 minutes in Sunrise, Florida.
Last season’s runner-up only manages 1-1 draw against Jerusalem, Hap TA beats Netanya 1-0.
Israel’s hopes of returning to the Davis Cup World Group suffered a massive blow on Thursday.
Premier League finally ready to start after multiple war-related postponements; Beitar opens at Beersheba.
Amir Weintraub remains a doubt to play in Israel’s Davis Cup World Group playoff tie against Argentina next weekend.
Sofo arrived in Israel last week for the start of training, but he will not travel with his teammates to Germany after failing his medical with an multitude of ailments.
Instead of preparing for its Champions League group opener, Maccabi is busy regrouping from a disastrous European campaign.
Blue-and-white to face Ashdod in exhibition match on Wednesday after Belgium qualifier postponed.
Toto Tamuz and Yossi Benayoun were called up while Beram Kayal and the injured Lior Refaelov were dropped.
Despite valiant effort and 3-1 second-leg win, Mac TA knocked out on away goals by Asteras.
The 29-year-old Israeli, ranked No. 83 in the world, defeated Carlos Berlocq (63) 1-6, 6-3, 6-2, 7-5 in the first round.
Part of what has made Ori Allon a highly successful high-tech entrepreneur is his talent of selling a vision.
Israel coach Erez Edelstein will allow his fringe players to prove their worth against Bulgaria in Larnaca, Cyprus on Wednesday.
Hostilities with Hamas result in departure of Spanish coach before the league season has even begun.
The Israeli delegation experienced a frustrating weekend at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin.
Blue-and-white hosts the Netherlands in Cyprus looking to book place in European Championships.
Israel’s three representatives were handed relatively comfortable draws in the first round on Thursday.
A victory over the Netherlands will wrap up first place in qualifying Group B and secure Israel’s progress to a 12th consecutive European Championships.
Guy Barnea came within five-hundredths of a second of winning a medal at the European Swimming Championships.
Lior Sofer wins men's division at 8th Cable Wakeboard World Championships held in Norway.
Sanford broke the Israeli record for the second time in three days, clocking a time of 45.27 seconds on his way to the bronze medal.
The future of Olympic sports in Israel will be on display over the next two weeks at the second Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.
Between losing the pre-season Winner Cup to Hapoel Jerusalem and undergoing a summer of changes, Maccabi Tel Aviv will have to net some gains to get ahead.
Sela will now turn his focus to Israel’s Davis Cup tie against Argentina, which will be played the weekend of September 12-14.
Israel beats Montenegro on the road to improve to 3-1 in Group B and remain in first place.
Three-way tie atop Group B bound to resolve itself as blue-and-white intent on snapping slump vs Montenegro.
Gamburg clocked a time of 54.87 seconds in the final, 11 hundredths of a second slower than the personal best he recorded Monday.
After playing for the likes of Liverpool, Chelsea and Arsenal, Benayoun decided it was time to come home.
Israel's 4x100-meter freestyle relay team finishes its final in sixth place in the first day of action.
Three Group B teams at 2-1 as blue-and-white tops table on point-differential with three qualifiers remaining.
David Pachima scored a hole-in-one on the par-4 6th hole, which was playing at 254 meters.