Netanyahu prepared to crush High Court, undermine foundations of democracy, Gal-On says
Court gives former Bat Yam mayor Lahiani 8 months jail time on state appeal
Former Meretz education minister Sarid 'disgusted' by prospect of Bennett's appointment
Bennett gives up on Foreign Ministry for Education portfolio
Hadassah resumes liver transplants
Universality shown in visual search by fish and humans
Voice of the people
Avoid preventable accidents during festivities
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
Most Israeli recipes
Out & About: top 10 things to do
The weird and wonderful world of Aya Ben-Ron
He’s a believer
Shahar Pe’er pulls out tight win in Turkey
Deadlock does Beitar and Beersheba little good
Greens boost BSL playoff hopes with win against Nahariya
Shalva tees off in Caesarea
Agritech firms must work together to overcome innovative challenges of the future, experts say
Police: Attorneys in northern Israel at center of scam to steal wide swaths of farm land
If you believe they’ll put a Torah on the moon
Israeli Arabs call general strike Tuesday over house demolitions
UN Secretary General: Palestinian militants put UN schools at risk during Gaza war
Firebomb thrown in West Bank lightly injures one
Druse brothers killed by IAF had moved from Israel to Syria
PA minister: Israel's east Jerusalem tenders aim to hinder two-state solution
Sherman to US Jews: Military strike would only set Iran's nuclear program back 2 years
Jewish man attacked in northern Paris after leaving synagogue
Victims' advocate praises Australian Jewish school’s response to allegations
European Jewish Congress gives Kiev Jews $100,000 for security
Anti-Semitism rising again, Jewish leader warns 70 years after death camp's liberation
Iran slams Israel, nuclear powers at UN atomic treaty meeting
Iran Revolutionary Guard chief: Saudi Arabia following in footsteps of Israel
Report: Iran bans magazine for encouraging cohabitation out of wedlock
George W. Bush reportedly slams Obama's Mideast policies in closed-door meeting
Hamas claims victory as Islamist affiliate beats out Fatah rival in campus election
Letters to the editor - April 27
The Holocaust did not end at liberation
Reality Check: The irony of Lord Janner’s escape from trial
Terra incognita: The myth and madness of the ‘white tribe’
A defining moment for Europe
Listening for Tamar’s scream
The Begin phenomenon
Book Review: Anywhere but Zion
Book Review: Russian compound interest
Hot off the Arab press
Catching the wave
The Armenian imperative
Take a walk
A culture of survivors
Grapevine: Coalition against pollution
Egypt’s fight against terror
Saving Democracy from Itself
The sorry state of Yemen
The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
מִי לָקַח אֶת הַגְבִינָה שֶלִי?
Searching for human rights in the Republic of the Congo
Following the green line
Jerusalemites of note
Holocaust Remembrance Day: What’s in a name?
Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
With full term possible, Netanyahu may outlast Ben-Gurion (and Obama)
Arab sector turnout for recent elections reached 63.5%, polling data shows
Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Persecution of Christians in China at record high
Republican US presidential hopefuls woo evangelical voters
Armenian Archibishop chides Rivlin for referring to genocide as 'mass killings'
Israelis commemorate 100th anniversary of Armenian Genocide, drawing comparisons to Holocaust
Al-Qaida suspects may have been targeting Vatican, Italian prosecutor says
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
Expo 2015: Italian Journalists Tour the Arava
President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
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
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
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
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
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
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
PetBNB:An Olah’s Unusual Canine Startup
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
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Sovev Tel Aviv, Israel’s Largest Biking Event
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
04.27.2015 | 8 Iyar, 5775
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
Pontiff: God "isn't magician with wand."
By ARIEL COHEN
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
By BARRY DAVIS
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
Y a-t-il plus agréable que se relaxer dans une source d’eau fraîche en cette période de fêtes ?
By MEITAL SHARABI
Decades of illegally dumped waste has accumulated, and near the head of the stream, channels have long been blocked.
By SHARON UDASIN
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.
By AVIVA BAR-AM
The University of Haifa’s Green Roof Ecology Center explores creating natural habitats atop urban buildings.
By MIRIAM KRESH
A wealth of history can be found on Yehuda, Reuven and Asher streets.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
Stories about the first Arab to head Jerusalem's Rotary Club is installed and renovations at the former prime minister's residence.
It is too early for KKL-JNF to start planning how to regenerate the Jerusalem Forest after last fire. Now focus is on prevention.
By AVIVA LOEB
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.
An unnamed Israeli businessman reportedly donated his private plane to fly the injured back to Israel.
By HERB KEINON,JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH,REUTERS
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
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.COM STAFF
A total of seven Israelis landed in Israel in the early hours of Sunday morning from Nepal to receive continued treatment.
By BEN HARTMAN,REUTERS
Anticipated droughts and floods in Africa will likely leave many seeking refuge in nearby Israel, says BGU professor.
Agricultural worker succumbs to his wounds after being treated for bee stings across entire body.
The exact location is still being kept a secret to prevent intruders.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The new enterprise is planned in such a way as to enable groups of children to adopt a plot within the garden to nurture as their own, and thereby learn to appreciate the beauty of nature.
When the first rains arrive each winter season, large quantities of waste flow from municipal drainage systems to country's beaches.
...and other southern treasures to be visited at the country’s national parks now that the security
situation has calmed down. Part 2 in a series.
Connecting the internal systems of the factories to gas is expected to lead to halve their energy costs and reduce air pollution.
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.
By DARA FRANK
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 Tel Aviv-area river is one of the most beautiful spots in central Israel.
As in past years, this Succot thousands of people will flock to the country’s many national parks in search of festive celebrations and nature tours to be enjoyed by the whole family.
Ample foliage around Nahal Kziv keeps swimming pools cool during the heat of the day.
Take advantage of hot summer days by visiting Israel’s many hollows.
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.
By ITSIK MAROM
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 little rock hyrax abounds in Israel
Celebrating the Israel Nature and Parks Authority’s 50th birthday.
The garden of Baron Felix de Menashe, built in the 1930s, was once a magnet for celebrities.
Now’s the time to prep your garden for ‘shmita’.
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.
Australian archeology professor says purpose of 12 structures across region is still unclear.
Join Yehoshua Halevi for a Photography Walking Tour this week.
By YEHOSHUA HALEVI
As the Land of Israel enjoys a shmita year of rest, Simhat Torah allows us to take a critical look at how we might be able to positively affect ever-encroaching climate change.
By YOSEF I. ABRAMOWITZ
Plan a vacation in the Golan Heights during the holidays.
By STEWART WEISS
Why the sight of a beetle drowning in spilled oil should sadden and worry us all.
By LIAT COLLINS
Israelis love to barbecue outdoors – and then leave the burnt remains on the ground next to where they fed themselves.
By GERSHON BASKIN