03.25.2017 | 27 Adar, 5777
Senior Hamas militant assassinated in Gaza Strip
Israel ignores UN demand for end to settlement building, UN report finds
Egypt's ambassador to Israel: Peace between Egypt and Israel is strong, stable
Top Republican senator: Not time for ‘splashy’ peace talks
UN adopts Israeli resolution against sexual harassment by consensus
After London terror attack, UK blasts UNHRC anti-Israel bias
Iconic Israeli sports commentator Meir Einstein dies at 65
Netanyahu offers condolences to British Prime Minister May
Merkel: 'No reasonable alternative' to two-state solution
Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs
AIPAC to push for Iran legislation, two-state solution at annual conference
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Opera: Gazzetta giggles
Top 10 things to do
Classical: Ethnic cello,
Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress
No pressure on blue-and-white in Spain
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Trump and State Governors Have Declared a State of Emergency on Opioid Abuse
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Grapevine: Rating isn’t everything
My Word: Bad breaking broadcasting news
Column One: Trump’s greatest deal
Fundamentally Freund: Does Israel want more Ethiopian Jews?
Egypt's former leader Mubarak freed, six years after overthrow
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Ten Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai fighting
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
UK chief rabbi holds vigil for terror victims along with Christian and Muslim leaders
Overwhelming majority of House Democrats urge Trump to preserve ‘two states’
Auschwitz temporarily closes after naked visitors chain themselves together
Freemasons boss assaulted in suspected antisemitic incident in Paris
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
Senate introduces new bill sanctioning Iran and testing its nuclear deal
House and Senate introduce bipartisan bills combating Israel boycotts
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
This week in 60 seconds: Terror hits central London
Jerusalem Grapevine: Changes at the Waldorf Astoria
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Parashat Vayakhel-Pekudei: Wisdom residing deep in the heart
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Time to make the leap to start-up government
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
Israel, backed by its ally the United States, accuses the Geneva-based Human Rights Council of bias against it.
“BDS has an antisemitic agenda and leads a campaign of demonization, delegitimization and double standards against Israel."
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
The URJ in its statement noted that the law disfavors left-wing NGOs, which are likelier to receive most of their funds from governments, while leaving untouched right-wing NGOs.
Israel advocacy group StandWithUs executive director says the group's goal is to ‘humanize’ the Israeli image.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
“Disinformation and the political ideology of hatred are being directed against the Jewish state," say 10 members of Swiss parliament.
The left controls such centers because it invested decades of effort in doing so. The right doesn’t even try.
By EVELYN GORDON
SHEKEL helps people with disabilities find the light at the end of the tunnel while feeling at home.
By JOSH DELL
By PEGGY CIDOR
Ir David head funds excavations in Silwan, helps Jews move to east J’lem
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The NGO petition to the High Court of Justice is the second one to be filed against the law.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
In addition, from 2008 to 2012 HaMoked received nearly NIS 3m. from the New Israel Fund, and some NIS 3.3m. in 2014 from a Palestinian foundation based in Ramallah.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Mayor says move not connected to freedom of expression, cites zoning violations.
Ateret Cohanim: There is "no force or coercion used in any circumstance – only free sale, free will and financial payments."
There are 25 such NGOs registered in Israel, five of which have a total of 12 volunteers doing national service.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Left-wing NGOs and the European countries who fund them are a regular punching bag for the governments run by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
MK Elazar Stern calls the bill "a middle finger in our faces."
Breaking the Silence has vehemently rejected the allegations and calls to investigate the group, describing them as part of a right-wing smear campaign.
By ROSIE PERPER
Any foreign government funding the organization receives on condition that it acts in a certain way would be taxed, as opposed to most donations to NGOs.
European parliamentarians urge MKs to vote against measure; Oren: Bill hurts Israel, helps BDS.
"Dear Friends, we were wrong," the opening sentence to the post begins. "We published something erroneous on a important and essential subject."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Usually, the Defense Minister and security cabinet decide who is an illegal organization – like they did with the Islamic Movement’s Northern Branch in November – and not the Knesset.
Justice Minister says her NGO transparency bill will "create a healthier discourse" in Israel.
A bill aimed at exposing foreign states’ aid to political causes is likely to intensify the private foreign funding that has been helping divide Israel for 40 years.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Ministerial Committee on Legislation approves so-called “transparency bill,” which was initiated by Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked of the religious Zionist Bayit Yehudi party.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
This measure is the latest of several iterations of legislation targeting donations that organizations receive from foreign governments or entities funded by foreign governments.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Equal opportunities in education are a sign of a true democracy, says chairwoman of world executive.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
The event, which also featured Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, included impressive young Jewish activists from a variety of fields.
By NIV ELIS
Arab minority rights organization threatens to file a petition to the High Court of Justice if the Justice Ministry does not comply.
Media outlets report a senior military source saying Shin Bet has been using "moderate physical pressure” on certain Hamas agents to get information for finding the kidnappers.
The Arab-Israeli conflict features widespread misinformation and superficial propaganda, as part of a global trend of escalating populism, extremism and fear-mongering.
By OLGA DEUTSCH
Whether at the airport or in Jerusalem, the right to state views that differ from government policy is the gold standard for a thriving democracy.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Politicians should try to persuade us to support their policies, not manipulate our understanding of realities.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM
It was difficult to miss the glee with which some people, particularly those with a left-wing agenda, jumped to the conclusion that B’Tselem’s offices were set on fire by far-right activists.
The issue becomes more complicated when we consider the nonprofit’s interest in developing a solid staff component.
By STEPHEN G. DONSHIK
Shmita has become mired in legal, political and economic issues that obscure its historical and ethical origins.
By EINAT KRAMER