05.27.2016 | 19 Iyar, 5776
Hezbollah is broke thanks to US sanctions, says White House official
'World Health Organization condemnation of Israel is anti-Semitism,' says Lapid
Salafi group in Gaza claims overnight rocket launching at Israel
Knesset warns Arab MKs against Temple Mount visits during Ramadan
Israeli-Arab named first-ever 'Miss Trans Israel'
Bennett: Netanyahu's cabinet compromise 'meaningless spin'
Poll: Party led by Kahlon, Ya'alon, and Sa'ar could topple Netanyahu
Netanyahu recants post over alleged rape of Jewish woman by Palestinians
Resigning minister: Liberman defense appointment ‘extraordinarily cynical’
Environment minister resigns in protest of Liberman's entry into coalition
Not the bogeyman
Rocket Man rocks Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv documentary festival announces film winners
Palestine Literature Festival highlights local and international writers
Taking it all off
Mac TA, Eilat into Final Four; Jerusalem closing in
Morocco refuse to play Israel in wheelchair tennis World Cup
Disappointing denouement for Mac TA
Jerusalem, Hap Tel Aviv resume captivating quarterfinal
My Word: Taiwan revisited
As I See It: Democracy in turmoil
The unlikely likelihood of a centrist bloc
Israel’s spectacular champions
Arab World: ISIS shifting tactics as it loses territory, recruits
Egyptian Muslims attack Christians, strip woman naked over rumored affair
Male doctor helps Saudi woman deliver baby - and is then shot by husband
Iran has limited, indirect access to US dollars, Treasury official says
US pro-gun lobby to 'Ayatollahs of Iran': You haven't met alligator wrestlers, cowboys of America
Senior Iranian official: Secret, second wife of Iran's FM 'spied for the West'
Too hot for Tehran: Glam couple flee Iran after model photos deemed 'un-Islamic'
Escape to victory: 'Anti-Iranian occupation' team wins soccer cup
ISIS plans to ignite ethnic war in Fallujah upon leaving the city, document allegedly reveals
Analysis: Islamic State may be down, but it's far from out
US prosecutors move to unseal case of Ivy League student who defected from ISIS
Australia holds five suspected of plotting sailing trip to join ISIS
London’s Muslim mayor joins pledge to fight anti-Semitism
Forging links with the Diaspora through dialogue
Self-described anti-Semitic German pastor resigns from interfaith position
German police investigate Britons' Nazi salute at death camp
Surprise! Anti-BDS gift box coming straight to your front door
'Smart car' tech to get boost from US-Israel collaboration
Research shows exposure to dirty air may raise risk of heart disease
Most medical marijuana users benefit from treatment, finds Ben-Gurion University study
Rx for Readers: Stresses over sleep lines
Litzman blasts Palestinian ‘political attack’ on Israel at WHO’s yearly assembly
‘Smart park’ coming to capital’s Sacher Park
Analysis stage begins at latest Golan drilling site
Green tech at the forefront of talks on US-Israel collaboration
Israel faces lack of enforcement of environmental policies, says report
Tech Talk: Student hackathons are the new rage
Tech Talk: CES Asia 2016
Tech can’t thrive without women, says Israeli-born Oracle CEO
NY Times editor calls out Trump for ignoring supporters’ anti-Semitic tweets
Who needs Hillary? Trump, Sanders mull televised debate
Sanders' pro-Palestine backers could spark uproar at Dem convention
Jewish leaders push to get two-state solution proposal on next president's desk
VIDEO: Is this the most racist ad you have ever seen?
Grapevine: Born in Jerusalem
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
This week in 60 seconds: The Green Prince takes New York
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Podcast: A stable Israeli government? Fat chance
Grapevine: Animal husbandry
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
'In the navy'
On the 50th anniversary of Agnon’s Nobel Prize
Books: Blood diamonds
The forgotten casualties
Whose land is it?
A Jew in ancient Rome
The Russian Underground
SpaceIL: To the moon!
Veterans: Reaching one’s full potential
Books: Unlikely characters
Books: Totally certifiable
Books: Beauty and boredom of war
Pavements for pedestrians? Not in Jerusalem
Inside Gilo: Who pays for that?
This week in Jerusalem
Here and now at the Israel Festival
The long and winding road
From chaos to creation
An oddly individual thing – handwriting
Agriculture is having a (vertical) field day
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Christian leaders seek insight into Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Protectors of the Holy Land
Digging with the Bible
Green Journey – Cycling on the Trails of the Living
Remembering Isaac Ochberg
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Dado Scenic Lookout Dedicated on Israel's Northern Border
Golani Soldiers Clean up the Forests of Northern Israel
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
The Burqa-wearing Trojan Horse
A Second Daniel; A Tudor Intrigue by Neal Roberts
Jewish history and demography
“Fascism is looming over the US…” a response to Dr. Laitman
The organization has helped investors legally acquire numerous apartments in Silwan over the years for a small number of Jewish families.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
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 Stern Stern 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
The Histadrut agrees to raise minimum wage to NIS 5,000 instead of NIS 5,300.
By NIV ELIS
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
Expert says it may be too early to truly know how the discovery of the Egyptian Zohr field will impact Israeli exports.
By SHARON UDASIN
Jewish American performer responds after he was dropped from festival lineup.
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.
Shaked to pass government bill to replace law that encourages divorce
“We are not afraid to dream. We will enter the game believing we can do something.”
By ALLON SINAI
Hapoel Katamon is expecting some 1,500 fans for the first game of the season.
By JEREMY SHARON
NGO OneFamily helps grieving parents come to terms with loss of a child.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
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.
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 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.
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
World is moving toward extremes and many Israeli religious Zionist rabbis, who we would expect would be more tolerant toward the world around them, are moving in the same direction.
By SHALOM HAMMER
Our media should be ashamed of itself.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
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 Stern Stern 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