05.03.2016 | 25 Nisan, 5776
Houthi leader: Israel participating in the aggression against Yemen
Palestinian minor convicted in murder of Dafna Meir
Security forces demolish house of terrorist involved in Henkin murder
NGO tells UN: Israeli torture of Palestinian, Ethiopian, migrant detainees continues
The Jerusalem Post's top 5 stories of May 3
Survey: Israeli Jews think Israel is a bad place to grow old
Hamas says its ties with UK Labor's Corbyn 'painful hit for the Zionists'
French city doesn't want to lose Israeli consulate
Rivlin meets with winners of arts prize
Gold to visit Germany amid reports of strain in ties
Report: Deri probe expands to financial matters
TheaterNetto winners named
Meet Steven Wilson, the anti-Roger Waters
This month’s Docaviv Film Festival to focus on the ‘New World Disorder’
Children’s Theater Festival 2016 winners
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
Beersheba escapes Bloomfield still in first
David Blatt being considered for Sacramento Kings head coaching position
No Holds Barred: Sykes-Picot is dead, long live Israel!
Reshape the Middle East today to prevent the ISIS of tomorrow
The Holocaust: Many villains, few heroes
Nusra Front rips out heart of rival faction fighter executed on the battlefield
VIDEO: ISIS child jihadists sing in French - 'Your blood will flow'
Saudi cleric: 'Homosexuality not a deviation from Islam, should not be punished'
Pentagon on alert after names of American generals appear on ISIS 'hit-list'
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
ISIS leader's ex-wife: Baghdadi used to be 'a normal family man'
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Ted Cruz's father was with Oswald before JFK assassination, Trump says
UK Jews blamed again - this time for Leicester winning EPL title
Analysis: The upside of the British Labor Party’s anti-Semitism furor
Conservative Jewry nullifies all discriminatory laws against non-Jews
Teen injured in J’lem bus attack regains consciousness in Hadassah trauma unit
HU student recovers after being treated for snakebite on Golan
Beersheba babies hospitalized at Soroka with rare infection
Bank Hapoalim to distribute Israeli flags for Independence Day
NEW WORLDS: Cyanobacteria’s automatic sunshade
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
Beyond the Seder table: Manischewitz wine popular among Asian Americans
What can you see in this red circle?
The banned behind: Bar Refaeli's new commercial censored for inappropriate content
A View of Israel: The 19th Century
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
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Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
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Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
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Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
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Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
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Turning the (Seder) tables
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The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
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Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
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
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
Anti-Semitism and the British Left
More sound and fury
Hundreds of worshipers arrive on last intermediate day of Passover to visit what is said to be the burial spot of the Jewish patriarch.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
Court clears for publication the arrest of two minors and three adults for nationalistic crimes.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,BEN HARTMAN
The five, including four minors, were indicted under aggravated circumstances and causing physical harm in racist-motivated attack of municipal sanitation worker.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Israel’s reclassification of the property does not change existing use, but it does pave the way for Israel to develop the mostly empty desert terrain.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
"We are in an emergency situation...There is an intifada of incitement," says Yisrael Katz.
By GIL HOFFMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Regavim: Not one case has any legal weight; Jewish community planned for site.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Recognize the "common spiritual patrimony" that exists between Jews and Christians, pope said.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
"We want to live a calm and happy life and help Israeli society."
Pere Marie-Benoit made a commitment to do all that he could to protect refugees.
Rabbi Reuven Hammer, the founder of the Masorti (Conservative) Movement in Israel, was given the responsibility to write the responsum.
By JEREMY SHARON
Friday's arrest came as crowds filled the synagogue in observance of the second to last day of the Passover holiday.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
'We are...horrified at the Islamophobic campaign being waged against her, amidst opportunistic and false charges of anti-Semitism,' the Jewish students wrote to the 'Jewish Chronicle'.
With each passing year, there were fewer of us around the seder table.
By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
Draft law easily cleared upper house of parliament last week and will go to a final vote next Wednesday in the lower house, legislators say.
The tradition Jewish celebration was joined by Muslim clerics and US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
Eli Riss, a Chabad envoy who serves as Birobidzhan’s chief rabbi, torpedoed the plan earlier this month, he told JTA Thursday.
The men were arrested on April 8 in the vicinity of the Blackwall Tunnel in eastern London, where the incident took place.
Jacoob Ben Nistell, aka Yaakav — he used different forms of the name — admitted two weeks ago during an interview that he is not a rabbi.
Here’s what you need to know about the 1.75 million Jews in the state set to vote in the US presidential primaries.
Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield were protesting against corporate political spending at a rally that is part of the “Democracy Spring” demonstrations.
Romanian watchdog group on anti-Semitism said it was worried by the mayoral candidacy of Marian Munteanu who said local Jews lied for money about the number of brethren killed in Holocaust.
It is no surprise that he lived to see all his children and grandchildren grow up well-grounded in Jewish tradition and settle in the Land of Israel.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Frazier Glenn Cross, 74, a former senior member of the KKK, was sentenced to death in November for his attacks in Overland Park, Kansas, two years ago this week.
In cooperation with several kosher food producers, the Union of Italian Jewish Communities is putting together 500 cartons containing seder fixing, other kosher-for-Passover products.
The assailant, sporting dreadlocks and brown jacket, fled the scene of the incident with an undisclosed amount of money.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
22-year-old woman allegedly attacked Fabio Serfaty, a prominent endocrinologist with celebrity patients, one block from a Chabad synagogue and the Midrash Jewish cultural center.
Airport Official: We will not stop any Jew from leaving the country.
By ALI IBRAHIM AL-MOSHKI AND YASSER RAYES THE MEDIA LINE
The Turkish Jewish community has reportedly contacted government authorities in the wake of a report on an "imminent" attack by the terrorist group.
By SAM SOKOL
Report cites information allegedly obtained by intelligence officials from arrested ISIS operatives regarding "an imminent" attack.
“We are the only country with a synagogue that has its doors constantly open, where there is no kind of security at all, no kind of guards,” says president of Cuban Jewish community.
The Jews of Venice think the history of their people in general and in Italy in particular is relevant today.
The film will be in theaters in July 2019, the Walt Disney Co. announced Tuesday.
Rejection of BDS by continental student organizations is believed to the first major European opposition to the hubs of anti-Israel and anti-Semitic academic initiatives in the UK and US.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Social media users speculated that the assailant shouted “Allahu akhbar” during the attack, though this has yet to be confirmed by authorities.
The attackers called the kippa-clad boy a “dirty Jew” and punched him.
A Jewish mother in Brazil’s second-largest city, Rozenbrah is concerned not for the religious value of tzniut, or modesty, but for Aedes aegypti.
By MARCUS MORAES
A letter posted by some 60 influential conservatives in think tanks, alumni of Republican administrations lists the ways they say the billionaire real estate magnate would “make America less safe."
Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Italian State Forestry Corps and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund
By YAD EZRA
The UK opposition party's leader rejected the notion that Labor was failing to tackle anti-Semitism within its ranks despite a string of recent incidents.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The Nate D. Sanders Auctions in Los Angeles is set to start online bidding at $15,000 for the 4-page letter by the 27th US president to DC-based Jewish journalist Gus J. Karger.
The former husband of Liza Minnelli was found in the Four Seasons hotel in the Canary Wharf business district of the city; he was 62.
Participants will include Ayelet Shaked, Alan Dershowitz, and former ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Sadiq Khan says the UK party's leader Jeremy Corbyn needs to be “trained about what anti-Semitism is.”
According to British media, Labour activist Bob Campbell accused Israel of standing behind the terrorist group in a Facebook post a day after the attacks in Brussels last week.
Amid the display of national and international unity in the wake of the deadly attacks in Brussels, a few people went out of their way to exclude Israel
The fate of the diplomat who rescued thousands of Hungarian Jews has been shrouded in mystery since he was captured by Soviet forces in Budapest in 1945.
The affair which is Europe’s only annual event by Waffen SS vets, drew a handful of counter-protesters from Latvia’s Jewish community and anti-fascist activists.
Efraim Zuroff says Hitler in no way supported the establishment of a Jewish state and that Livingstone was simply trying to delegitimize Zionism through his allegations.
Security forces send away six adults and three youth from the compound for failing to heed to the guidelines of visitation on the contested holy site.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
According to the findings, some 86 percent of charitable organizations said they had registered an increase in demand for food – a 14% increase from last Passover.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
"The ceremony has not changed and it will not change," says 67-year-old participant.
Over the past decade or so a new generation of leaders that combines religion and nationalism has emerged.
Filmmaker Helen Yanofsky’s documentary debut tells the fascinating story of the man behind the Jerusalem Boxing Club.
By HANNAH BROWN
Project initiated by Triguboff Institute gets students started in former Soviet Union before aliya.
Comments come in reaction to UTJ rejection of common entrance to Orthodox, pluralist prayer areas at the site.
While the Health Ministry bans such moves, the report indicates that a number of medical centers have complied with the appeals for division made by the patients.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Ryan's comments came after he, and the senior bipartisan congressional delegation he is leading, met with PM Netanyahu.
By HERB KEINON,LAHAV HARKOV
Meir Ettinger’s wife, Moriah Ettinger, wrote a letter to the Ashkenazi and Sephardi chief rabbis of Israel, calling on them to intervene on his behalf.
By BEN HARTMAN
"In order to counter BDS most effectively, you have to reclaim the narrative of liberalism," says expert.
olel Chabad charity ensures that those less fortunate were also able to partake in the holiday celebrations.
No stranger to telling us what’s on her mind, the comedian and activist had sharp words for the BDS movement at a Jerusalem confab.
By NOA AMOUYAL
"Wholesale and ad hominem attacks on any part of the Jewish people are inappropriate and unacceptable," says PM.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Non-Orthodox Diaspora influence "undemocratic" UTJ lawmaker says.
Tension had already been growing inside the government over the plan to create a pluralist prayer section at the Western Wall.
PM will address the AIPAC conference via satellite.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,MICHAEL WILNER
Legislation to mark a day in honor aliya and immigrants, that was nearly a consensus among Zionist parties, became unexpectedly controversial.
"At the time [of the attack] I was praying and I didn't understand what had hit me," says 69-year-old woman hurt in incident outside the Old City's St. Anne's Church.
New draft agreement would dramatically overhaul the current prayer platform at Robinson’s Arch area and create a committee to administer the site.
From Brazil to Israel
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Like all Jews in Yemen, the rabbi, Yahia Youssef Yaish, has been the target of an anti-Jewish campaign launched by local Houthi militias upon their seizure of power Sanaa in December 2014.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Amna Nosseir said that while the Koran does call for women to dress modestly, there is no Islamic decree that mandates the wearing of the full-face veil.
The international Jewish human rights organization gives Twitter a grade of "B" in a report card of social networking companies' efforts to fight online activity by militant groups.
The famously sweet concord wine has gained a following among non-Jewish populations, according the WSJ.
Watch the results of this Jewish-Muslim 'social experiment' on the streets of New York.
The R&B artist has taken Israel by storm, performing and sightseeing.
By OLIVIA FINE
The Jewish American entertainer known for her brazen antics slams 'Glamour' magazine for placing her in an issue entitled 'Chic at Any Size.'
Heston Blumenthal spent two years preparing the dishes for the English astronaut Tim Peake.
The JPost Podcast's weekly briefing catches you up on the most important stories from the past week.
Israeli developer releases halachic electric Shabbat lights that meet safety standards that prohibit naked flames on military submarines.
Actor know for his outrageous antics shows unused footage from "Bruno" of attempted prank on white supremacists who years later shot 3 people at a Kansas Jewish center.
Gossip Cop, which says it polices Hollywood and celebrity news to separate what’s real from rumor, slammed the tweet.
The menorah was not just a candelabrum. It symbolized the Covenant between God and the Jewish people.
By MOSHE DANN
Four sets of dishes, four sets of cutlery, two sets of pots and pans. Sometimes even two dishwashers: meat and milk. That’s not crazy enough. Now we do Passover.
By AVRAHAM AVI-HAI
Thanks to the matza campaign of 1865, the unbreakable ties between the Jews of the North and the South had already begun to be rebuilt.
By DAVID GEFFEN
Bertie Lubner was so involved in the community and beyond the community.
By LIONEL SLIER
The clues to defining Jewish identity are to be found on the Seder night when we tell the story of the origins of our people.
By WARREN GOLDSTEIN
Pharaoh’s cold-hearted calculation of the economic benefit of maintaining slavery turned into a death wish for many of his people.
By YOSEF I. ABRAMOWITZ
The Democratic presidential candidate's ignorance and bias with regards to Israel have been on full view lately.
By ALAN DERSHOWITZ
It was the Jewish people through the Bible who gave to humanity this gift of literary authority.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Actor and playwright Wallace Shawn is best known for his character Vizzini in the movie 'The Princess Bride.'
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
In Gandhi’s philosophy, when some evil regime or group wants to attack and kill you, the worst thing you can do is try to run and hide to save your life.
The right of Jews to fight as a group was unusual, unprecedented. Because of the intervention of Esther and of Mordecai, the king had sanctioned the preemptive Jewish strike against the anti-Semites.
Simone Zimmerman allegedly published an expletive-ridden social media post last year accusing the PM of sanctioning mass murder.
Both US presidential candidates had conflicts, an official said.
Seeking to secure her delegate lead over Sanders, the Democratic presidential front-runner is stepping up her campaign in New York state ahead of its April 19 primary.
Some 40 rabbis have said they plan to demonstrate against Trump’s appearance at the Israel lobby’s conference, an organizer told 'The Washington Post'.
Jewish TV presenter and former Democratic mayor of Cincinnati likens behavior of presidential candidates to atmosphere on his famously boisterous talk show.