'Livni, Peres urged Kerry to stall Palestinian bid for statehood at UN'
Israel scoffs at UN demand that it foot bill for oil spill from Lebanon war
Netanyahu could be disqualified from Likud leadership race
High Court of Justice says rabbinical court can annul conversions retroactively
Planting seeds for peace and health
'We have weak civil servants'
Health funds took in 9% more from supplementary health insurance in 2013
Ministry axes costly safe-sex video clip
Tech Talk: Haredim in hi-tech
Watch out! You are being followed in the supermarket
Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among 14 cities to receive Bloomberg grants
Israel's Energiya to build solar field in Georgia
Polish Holocaust-themed film gets Oscar nomination, while Israeli entry misses cut
Cooking with a kosher soul
Remains of 8,000-year-old olive oil found in Lower Galilee
Grapevine: Being careful of what we wish for
Glushko and Sela triumph for second straight year
Kiryat Shmona battles back to winning ways
Big guns await Mac TA in Euroleague Top 16
FC Barcelona to cut ties with terror financier Qatar, Israeli TV reports
The thought of Liberman as PM makes me sick, says Yacimovich
Deri accuses Yishai of leaving path of Rabbi Yosef
MK Elazar Stern leaves Hatnua over Labor merger
Tekuma central committee votes to stay on Bayit Yehudi’s Knesset list Saturday night
Post/Maariv Hashavua’ poll: Likud could finish in third place
Labor-Hatnua take credit for US stand against UN Security Council moves
Israeli resolution renewed at General Assembly over Arab protests
Netanyahu: We will not ignore even one rocket from Gaza
Palestinians in Gaza fear IAF attack marks beginning of end of cease-fire
IDF aircraft strike Gaza following earlier rocket fire
A journey to Saskatchewan’s Jewish past
The Jewish roots of podcast sensation 'Serial'
PHOTO GALLERY: Jews, dignitaries worldwide mark third night of Hanukkah
For Cuban Jews in US, rapprochement with Castro regime cause for concern
Sydney menorah lighting canceled following deadly hostage siege
Elevating US-Israel alliance, Obama hails his role
Iran's support for Syria tested by oil price drop
Former head of Saudi religious police a bold feminist?
Iran honoring nuclear deal with Western powers, IAEA report shows
WATCH: Palestinians stage pro-Hamas rally on Temple Mount
December 21: Cuba and Pollard
Terra incognita: Jihadist Islamism: Our generation’s challenge
People with special needs are a natural resource
Pakistan’s open wound
Harvard’s president stops an anti-Israel boycott against SodaStream
The last war but one
Why Fitch’s A+ gets a D
A love song for Jerusalem, sung in two genders
Grapevine: An international ‘Marriage’
This Week in Jerusalem: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
View from the hill
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Shabbat peace
Happily Eva After: The one in which I acted the turkey
Where the blind lead the sighted
Grapevine: Celebrating in sign
Campaign jockeying reveals growing cracks in haredi walls
Turkey and the Islamic State
Abandoning the diplomatic battlefield to our enemies
Ignoring strategic reality
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
The miraculous oil of the olive
‘The peace process is like rock and roll – it is never going to die’
A smiling survivor
La droite s'effrite
L'union fait la force
Hanin Zoabi persiste et signe
La conférence du JPost
L'Andalousie séfarade, sur le chemin du retour
La cuisine juive dans l'espace et le temps
Les bougies de Safed
Transmuer la terreur en lumière
Autopsie d'une fuite de pétrole
L’éléphant blanc de Tel-Aviv
La violence dans les communautés juives orthodoxes : venir à bout du tabou
Affaires de femmes ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Frappes en Syrie, Damas accuse Tsahal
Al-Sissi n’est pas Moubarak
Le temps joue en faveur de Téhéran
Ciblés parce que juifs
Procès Lee Zeitouni : suite et fin
Peu d’espoir pour Pollard
Le prochain bras de fer entre Israël et les Etats-Unis
Government halts Christmas Day conversions in India
Jewish influence on Christmas music
Hijabs, kippot and Santa hats: The Haifa Festival of Festivals
Netanyahu commiserates with persecuted Christians
Iraqi Priest calls on Obama to step up fight against ISIS
The Moshav Movement Honors KKL-JNF
KKL-JNF at the Diplomatic Conference
New Bike Single in Lahav Forest in the Negev
40,000 Cranes at the Winter Bird Festival
Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Sharing and Learning - German Forestry Students Intern with KKL-JNF
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
Nigerian Forestry Delegation Sees KKL-JNF Desert Afforestation First-hand
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
JNF USA Doctors Mission Connects to a Healthy Israel
KKL Brazil Holds Annual Gala Dinner in São Paulo
JNF Toronto Negev Dinner 2014 Honors Dr. Max Glassman
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
12.21.2014 | 29 Kislev, 5775
NGOs: Calm can be restored by opening probe against police officers.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Defense minister tells ‘Ma’ariv Hashavua’ that toppling Hamas would have been idiotic.
By GIL HOFFMAN
US says Gaza aid conference may fall short of 4 billion sought by Palestinians.
Lawyer for Yesh Gvul says following past criticism and court petition, army ‘learned its lesson.’
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Man uploads photo of grocery bill from Berlin and challenges Israelis to buy exact same list and expose the vast difference in prices.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
“We are proud to have raised these amounts in just 16 months since launching,” said OurCrowd CEO Jon Medved.
By ILAN SMITH
Calls for government to do more against rising anti-Semitism heard at protest.
By JOSEPH STRICH,REUTERS
During trip to Ethiopia, US secretary of state says both Israel, Palestinians interested in returning to negotiating table.
Team of Israeli, US and Australian researchers releases new study.
By sharon udasin
PM keeps asking other governments to do more to combat anti-Israel incitement, but his own does nothing.
By EVELYN GORDON
Dangerous Salmonella bacteria may stick to the cardboard of egg cartons, causing a serious danger to children and others with weak immune systems.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Youngsters exposed to events such as terror attacks, violence, death and abductions, even just on the news, may be deeply affected.
National Health Council discusses decline in system due to severe lack of funds.
Fatou Bensouda late Thursday heavily criticized the UN Security Council for failing to back her in disputes with Sudan and Libya.
National Union head Uri Ariel wrote his supporters on Wednesday that he believes a unity deal will be reached.
Police say Wahal Kayak charged into a teacher’s meeting at the school and gunned down the principal.
By BEN HARTMAN
NGO also recognizes senior PA, Jordanian officers.
In one conversation between Ashkenazi and his former top aide IDF Col. (res.) Erez Winner, the two discuss the embarrassing potential fallout over the Harpaz Document.
Science and Technology Minister Yaakov Peri (Yesh Atid) said that haredi enlistment has risen over the past year.
By JEREMY SHARON
Haifa will still be confident of advancing to the Toto Cup semifinals when it hosts the second leg in Netanya on Wednesday after drawing 1-1 in the first leg at Sakhnin.
By ALLON SINAI
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New album: Marks on the sand
New festival: International Shakespeare festival
Stern’s bill seeks to decentralize the conversion system and allow municipal chief rabbis to establish conversion courts, but is opposed by Ben-Dahan.
Judaism is more than a religion.
By AHARON E. WEXLER
The vote was 17 in favor of admission, 22 against, and three abstentions: the number of yes-votes was far lower than expected and rumored.
By MAYA SHWAYDER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT,SAM SOKOL
“You must surely instruct your colleague, so that
you not bear the brunt of his sin” (Lev. 19:18).
By SHLOMO RISKIN
Premium special: A glimpse into historical moments in Israeli news from this week in 'The Jerusalem Post' front covers.
By CAROLINE FRANK
The ultra-Orthodox should not expect the rest of us to do their military duty, pay their taxes.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
FM Avigdor Liberman says Israeli Arabs who rioted Friday belong in prison; Meretz chairwoman accuses FM of promoting hate between Jews and Arabs.
61 MKs across the political spectrum sign on to support bill; Israel currently has the lowest minimum wage in the Western world, at 23.12 shekels per hour.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Slater had a distinguished career, in which he worked for TIME magazine, UPI and The Jerusalem Report.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Do not surrender to any ‘punishments,’ says joint statement by Degel Hatorah, Agudat Yisrael and Shas rabbinic councils.
Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach says, "When the state plots against the Torah it has no right to exist."
The authority has failed to implement much-vaunted reforms that its management agreed to.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The bill, sponsored by MK Gila Gamliel (Likud), would end a glass ceiling that has barred women from obtaining such posts.
The America Israel Cultural Foundation marked its 75th anniversary in New York.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Frontlines broadcast gives insider perspective on what’s going on behind the headlines.
Prominent Israeli figure causes social media stir after spits on Eichmann's house in Argentina.
By IDO KENAN
Two dramatic presentations being staged this week will be delivering a powerful message with serious negative implications for the Jewish people.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
Unfortunately, Abbas reportedly rejected the proposal outright.
By JPost Editorial
In brief, terrorism has proved to be a successful tactic. It works. That’s why ISIS engages in it.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
J Street has whined about being excluded from the mainstream Jewish community, but it is J Street that has excluded itself from joining in community activities such as a solidarity rally for Israel.
Discussion is as vigorous as ever about how best to help the Holocaust victims who need assistance and how to obtain a small measure of justice for those who have still not received it.
By COLETTE AVITAL
Haim’s death from cancer at the end of this traumatic week, reminds us of the high price Israelis keep on paying simply for trying to live their lives – and the world’s insensitivity to their plight.
By GIL TROY
Situated between viral conflicts in Syria and Iraq, Jordan’s relative anonymity may be drawing to a close.
By MATHEW MARKMAN
If the Pakistani government decides to stem the use and abuse of its wildlife at the hands of rich Arabs, this is the perfect time to take action.
By ELENI PANAGIOTARAKOU
Iraqi-born, London-based British architect Zaha Hadid (born 1950), is today the most famous woman architect in the world.
By GERARD HEUMANN
To be clear, J Street is to Zionism what Jews for Jesus are to Judaism.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
A good Jewish boy would never violate the holy Shabbat by singing in a nightclub on Friday night, rather than attending synagogue.
By ELI KAVON
Secular society is clueless about understanding the haredi worldview. Nevertheless, the burden of self-explanation lies on the haredim.
By Jerusalem Post Readers
Disputed lands which Arabs have recently claimed in places like Ofra/ Amona, Migron and Ulpana were deemed abandoned and ownerless.
By MOSHE DANN
Ideally, while a teacher can and should deal with controversial issues, he or she should do so without presenting personal political opinions in the classroom.
Israel looks to build upon momentum from impressive defeat of Dutch in EuroBasket qualifying.
The tour’s top 50 players will compete for the Israel Masters Champion prize of 70,000 euros, funded by the Edmond de Rothschild Bank.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF