Emunah petitions High Court against transfer of rabbinical courts
Netanyahu: ISIS brutality will seem like nothing compared with a nuclear-armed Iran
Begin proposes bare-bones ‘Jewish State bill’
Cruz calls Obama's Cuba embassy decision 'a slap in the face to Israel'
Palestinian group calls on Bon Jovi to boycott Israel
Golden Globe winner Ruth Wilson to star in Avi Nesher’s new movie
Born to the keyboard
Beitar opens continental campaign with goalless deadlock
Lenskiy, Presiado capture sprint doubles at nationals
Beitar begins European quest with road trip to Kazakhstan
Heartbreak for Sanford at national championships
IDF source: Commander shoots Palestinian dead after vehicle ambushed
Nazareth man indicted for attack at Histadrut building
Police boost security in Old City and at checkpoints
Analysis: Will there be another Gaza war?
Poll: Majority wants to remove leniencies on Palestinians
Ariel Sharon's son: My father would have responded to Gaza rocket fire with full force
Analysis: West Bank unrest may not be an intifada, but it poses a serious threat nonetheless
Binyamin region residents demand Netanyahu gov’t act against terrorism
Family home of Har Nof synagogue massacre terrorist sealed
EJC head Moshe Kantor honored by France
Polish museum returns controversial gas chamber installation
German NGO organizes 'Rent a Jew' program
Netanyahu: The Jews owe an eternal debt of gratitude to the 'British Schindler'
Jewish groups brief MEPs on Hamas’s anti-Semitism
Is Muslim Brotherhood going jihadist?
Iran says it will comply with UN protocol on access
Hamas aiding ISIS-affiliated group that carried out terror attack in Egypt, IDF says
Europe's leadership says final Iran deal not yet secured
Analysis: Egypt is losing its war against ISIS in Sinai
Fertility and perinatal loss
Trade away trans-fats
Netanyahu comes to hail mental health reform
Unions demand collective agreement to ensure vocational conditions
Delek, Noble executives: We commit to developing Leviathan
Members of the public can submit reactions to gas outline until July 21
Energy Minister Steinitz announces terms of gas compromise deal
Israel's Elbit Systems wins $150 mln Benelux contract
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
Global Agenda: On the wall
Manufacturers: Increasing vacation days will cost NIS 7 billion
The POSTman Knocks Twice: On paranoia and psychobabble:Cheap shots at Bibi
Facing the reality of intermarriage and assimilation in Israel
Chief Rabbinate for whom?
My Word: The United Nations and the fall
Into the Fray: Gaza – Let their people go already!
An enemy of individual expression
Puzzles of reminiscence
A soul in Sheol
Ten ideas for Naftali Bennett
Israel, doctor’s orders
A historian, writing in first person
A lover of life
Muslim and Jewish Jerusalemites break bread together
Cochavit Netzach Dolev takes a stand
Food for thought
Taking back control for the good of our kids
This week in Jerusalem
Art is for everyone, everywhere
Extreme family fun
Opening the women’s wrestling floodgates
This Islamic State madness has gone on long enough
An obsession with Israel that even trumps national self-interest
Israel-Palestine: French recipe lacks ingredients
Israel's core challenge - staying alive in an age of enemy 'martyrdom'
חִיבּוּק שֶל אַהֲבָה
The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
Israel stands in the way and is an obstacle to full Muslim domination of the Middle East
Balance and Growth, Growth and Balance
Shifting the Blame
Figuring out what's happening
Will pope chew coca leaves in Bolivia?
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
Green Leadership Classroom Inaugurated at Dimona School
Eitan Levav Scenic Lookout Inaugurated in Adamit Park
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
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
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07.03.2015 | 16 Tammuz, 5775
KKL-JNF’s world chairman tells ‘Post’ how the Jewish state’s largest green organization is working for future generations.
By STEVE LINDE
A joint Israeli, Palestinian, Jordanian initiative to save the Jordan River and upgrade the area of the Jordan River Valley on both sides of the river is unveiled.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Talks on reorganizing the system for water acquisition and price fall short as inter-ministerial meeting fails to settle on final recommendations.
By NIV ELIS
Since its founding in 1975 by the late MK Yosef Tamir, movement has grown from a fledgling organization to a group that houses most of Israel's environmental NGOs.
By SHARON UDASIN
Ministry publishes main principles of plan after environment ministers met over the weekend with city's mayor, members of task force appointed 2 weeks ago for formulating such a program.
While hydrocarbons were identified, comprehensive scientific evaluations are required to determine whether the presence of such materials indicates oil, gas, condensate or none of the above.
Ministry alleges that site has been unloading goods illegally and thereby violating law.
Martin Weyl, ancien directeur du Musée d’Israël, présente une nouvelle exposition photo qui explore les dangers du soleil
By BARRY DAVIS
Les 35 derniers kilomètres de la piste cyclable du sud d’Israël
sont achevés. Une bonne nouvelle pour les sportifs amoureux
de la nature, curieux d’histoire et amateurs de sensations fortes
By DARA FRANK
Outre la flore unique de cette belle forêt en plein cœur du désert de Judée, Har Amasa offre une vue imprenable sur Tel Arad
By MEITAL SHARABI
En plein cœur de Jérusalem, Ramat Rahel offre un coin de nature et raconte un épisode
de l’histoire d’Israël
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Pessah est aussi la fête du printemps. L’occasion rêvée de redécouvrir l’histoire des fabuleuses forêts d’Israël. Et de se promener dans les bois…
By ALON TAL
Musique, bonne chère et, bien sûr, anémones à perte de vue : tel est le programme du festival Darom Adom dans le Néguev
5 millions de litres de pétrole brut ont recouvert les paysages féeriques de la Arava en même temps qu’ils levaient le voile sur un secret bien gardé : l’entreprise Katzaa
By SYLVIE BERGER
« Véritable récif de corail terrestre », la réserve naturelle d’Evrona est menacée par cinq millions de litres de pétrole brut, qui se sont déversés dans son sol
The capital’s forgotten corners are so plentiful that ‘In Jerusalem’ is offering a second set of highlights.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
The reopening of Gazelle Valley as a nature spot in a sea of urban development is the culmination of a decades-long legal battle.
AKIM-Jerusalem’s annual trek is a great opportunity to raise money for a good cause, take in some beautiful sights and meet new people.
By NAAMA BARAK
A committee is working to protect Ein Kerem’s historic buildings and natural beauty by having the neighborhood acknowledged as a UNESCO heritage site.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Visitors can learn how the Botanical Gardens observe ‘shmita,’ as well as the values of the sabbatical year at the Year of the Land Park.
By BATSHEVA POMERANTZ
A desolate expanse has been transformed into stunning parks and unique promenades.
The University of Haifa’s Green Roof Ecology Center explores creating natural habitats atop urban buildings.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Amateur video filmed from a drone a day after Nepal's devastating earthquake gives bird's eye view of Kathmandu destruction.
The Himalayan Mountain range exists due to a collision between the Indian Plate and the Eurasian plate, on whose boundary Nepal sits.
Unique entryway was uncovered during excavations by the Herodium Expedition over the past year as part of a project initiated in memory of Prof. Ehud Netzer to develop the site for tourism.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
"Protecting the environment and animals is an integral part of our job," officer says.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The summer camps run the gamut from hi-tech to rhetoric to self-defense and give added value beyond babysitting kids while parents are working.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Hibernation was believed to occur only in low temperatures, as mammals sleep through three to nine months of cold and hazardous winter with a very low heart rate and body temperature.
Out and about around Israel for the weekend starting May 8, 2015.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The massive earthquake which struck Nepal, setting off an avalanche, swept Asraf, 22, off his path and to his death.
In addition to 260 soldiers who will take part in the search and rescue effort, 95 tons of medical supplies will be used to set up a field hospital to treat those injured in the disaster.
Israeli trekkers trapped in remote areas of Nepal send distress signals to their family members asking for help
The government first announced its intentions to open the beach to the public in the weeks following a massive December 3 oil spill.
MDA also launched a donations drive on behalf of Nepal to assist Nepalese citizens who have been left without a roof, food or water.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
During the past six weeks, three poisoning cases have occurred, the most recent of which was discovered just last weekend.
40 millimeters of rain and hail pounds capital during morning hours Thursday.
By SHARON UDASIN,DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Caves become Israel's eighth site to join the UNESCO World Heritage List.
Lake's water level stood at 211.81 meters below sea level as of Monday morning.
Some 550 tons collected in Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund sites alone.
Some 300,000 people braved the heat to visit Israel’s nature reserves, national parks and forests for the intermediate days of Passover.
Some 200,000 take to country's national parks, nature reserves and forests to enjoy time in nature on first day of chol hamoed.
‘This park represents a big win for the public against real estate developers,’ says attendee.
Gazelle Valley Urban Wildlife Park to feature streams, ponds, man-made island, walking and bike paths, exotic birds and roaming gazelles.
The goal of the competition is to raise money for the conservation and protection of birds all over the world.
Researchers find that a handshake alone is sufficient for the transfer of several odors known to serve as meaningful chemical signals in mammals.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
"We must save the ecological system of the Mediterranean Sea from collapse – 100,000 protected animals die every year in the sea, as a result of uncontrolled fishing," a statement from SPNI said.
Environmentally, the plans would interrupt the ecological continuum in the Jerusalem Hills west of the city, which is a unique habitat for animals, trees and other plants unique to Israel, the groups added.
Trails will now be categorized as those for families, those meant for hikers, those for cycling and 4x4 travel and those accessible to people with disabilities.
Installation of overhead power lines in the area pose a serious threat to the Hula Valley, which has become an international beacon for ecotourism
Beer Yaakov sewage infrastructure has long been suffering repeated malfunctions, which have led to the "massive discharge of sewage to the city of Ness Ziona."
"It's not clear why these eagles are passing through here so early this year, because the plains of Asia will start to thaw only in a few weeks."
The macaque monkeys were saved by Monkey Rescue, which saves animals from export for medical purposes.
Section of highway to close due to sinkholes.
Agriculture Ministry teams says area quarantined around Kibbutz Magal, which houses about 40,000 birds.
Government is urging members of the public to propose alternative solutions for the massive amounts of sodium chloride.
The contract aims to bring total number of air-crafts to 14, doubling the airborne effort's number of flight hours.
By BEN HARTMAN
From a past litter, the tiger Hannah has a surviving offspring who is living in a zoo in southern France.
By NATHAN WISE
As part of plan, special team would be established to check environmental impact of Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Company activities both on dry land and on beaches.
Traffic police and emergency teams taking precautions to deal with effects of severe weather conditions; forecast predicts more rain, high winds and some flooding.
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
"Niot’s laugh lit up many a darkness; He laughed naturally, frequently, at jokes, at pretenses, at the foibles of others, at himself."
By HAIM WATZMAN
The Israel Hotel Association has taken action to rejuvenate hotels in Tiberias, and the city is turning into a tourist gem.
Yatir is a place for people who are looking for something a little out of the ordinary, or to live their lives at a slower – but no less exciting – pace.
Besides the beautiful and unique flora, there is an amazing view of Tel Arad and the Judean Desert from Har Amas.
In an effort to attract visitors to the beautiful Ramot Menashe Biosphere Reserve, the council decided to hold a Sounds of Nature music festival.
A trek on the Israel National Trail toward Ein Mata is a wonderful introduction to nature after the cold winter.
The Jezreel Valley has the unique distinction of being the setting of biblical and modern history.
With the last 35 kilometers of the Israel Bike Trail complete, thrill-seeking, history-enthusiast, nature-loving athletes can spend a week cycling in the South.
The lion’s share of the kibbutz’s income is from agriculture and the beef industry.
Participants can touch, handle, and even pick and eat the many fruits and vegetables they encounter during the tour.
Shark World boasts the largest shark tank in the Middle East.
An excerpt from a new book on the country’s woodlands in honor of Tu Bishvat, the Jewish New Year for the Trees.
On the black limestone rocks, you can see images of animals and symbols connected with tribal life etched into the stone.
Today, there are 97 rooms and more than 200 employees. Still, more than 30 years after Hazan bought it, the hotel is known for its simplicity and peacefulness.
Take advantage of the cool temperatures to hike near the Dead Sea and at the Einot Tzukim Nature Reserve.
A festival during the week of Hanukkah bring spirit to the Jordan Valley.
Making a creative home in Israel.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
This forest area in the northern Golan Heights is a pleasant place to take a walk with the whole family.
The Carmel-area town offers a taste of wine, history and tranquility.
Hundreds of small springs support the various flora and fauna, here in the lowest point on earth.
By ITSIK MAROM
The spur-winged lapwing is a bird you’ll want to stay near if you are a prey animal threatened by predators.
Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu’s BioBee labs give the world eco-friendly insects.
On two walks at Palmahim, discover the other creatures that enjoy the scenic beach.
Are you thinking about the environment when disposing of your holiday trash?
Taking advantage of their wonderful location, the Druse have developed a tourist infrastructure for the villages and their environs.
With new legislation, Israel’s ‘nylon’ carrier bags will become scarcer and, ultimately, obsolete.
These off-the-beaten-track sites can teach you a lot about the heart of the country.
The South offers more than wildflowers in the cooler weather – a tour of the northern Negev also spotlights strange creatures, recreational sites, monuments and a defunct reservoir.
This small bird is lesser known to Israelis but is definitely worth a look.
The luscious green fields of the valley below were deepening in color, merging in their definition. The group inside the bus was by now, well and truly familiar with what needed to be done.
By GRAEME STONE
The Arava is hot, dry and inhospitable, one of the most forbidding areas on the planet.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
This year Tanda the rhino made headlines when she produced a female baby rhino, the first in Ramat Gan Safari for twenty years.
"We can report that there are definite traces of Jewish heritage in the Non Valley" in Italy, the writers say.
By MARIAPIA BIGARAN,FRANCO BONETTI
The last pristine hilltop in Jerusalem is about to be bulldozed, and the mayor is the only one in a position of power who seems to care.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
"At about 4:45 a.m., I was woken up by our dog barking and yelping... I stared dumbfounded and barefoot in the face of the flood..."
By BRIAN BLUM
Why the sight of a beetle drowning in spilled oil should sadden and worry us all.
By LIAT COLLINS