Knesset committee chairmans to be officially named next week
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Beitar routs Maccabi Tel Aviv in Jerusalem, secures Europa berth with Haifa loss
Hapoel Jerusalem finishes off Hapoel Tel Aviv, Holon stays alive
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Ex-IDF chief: Hezbollah knows price of a future war, so it won't start one
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Brussels remembers Jewish Museum victims one year on
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Turkey says it struck deal with US on air support for Syria rebels
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Rubinstein: Marchers who call ‘death to Arabs’ should be arrested; police retain ban on using Lion’s Gate.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Jerusalem mayor launches fleet of 90 municipal patrol vehicles.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Police: Situation in capital is still tense, but less rioting reported after Netanyahu orders 1,000 police reinforcements.
After US censures Israel for plans to build 2,610 new units in Givat Hamatos, beyond the Green Line, Barkat says the construction is essential; Netanyahu: US should learn the facts first.
The series revolves around a Jerusalem-based FBI agent who discovers an ancient conspiracy during a murder investigation.
By YONI COLLINS
Jerusalem mayor says capital's Arab population is coming to realization that they are better off in an undivided Jerusalem ruled by Israel.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman says going back to deal to release Palestinian terrorists is "not an option."
By HERB KEINON
Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman will open the event, and he will be joined by US Senator Robert Menendez, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, and Israeli envoy to the UN Ron Prosor, among others.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
US ambassador says only unusual circumstances will make US President Obama get involved in Pollard's release.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Despite failings in his opponent's campaign, perhaps Barkat himself should be given full credit for the victory.
Ron Huldai retains seat in Tel Aviv; Haifa incumbent Yona Yahav wins; Jerusalem's Nir Barkat returns for another term.
By LAHAV HARKOV
By 8:30 p.m. 42 percent had voted, down from last elections; party leaders urge voters to cast a ballot; Tel Aviv's Huldai and Jerusalem's Barkat fighting to keep their jobs; polls closed at 10 p.m.
The Ch. 2 report comes as something of an embarrassment to Barkat, who has attacked his opponent Moshe Lion for being beholden to Shas.
By JEREMY SHARON
Gouvernement et municipalité de Jérusalem ont alloué un budget pour la réhabilitation du quartier arabe de Sour Bahir. Les besoins sont nombreux, mais le président du conseil local est confiant
By PEGGY CIDOR
Liberman noted that today the speaker of the Knesset, the chairman of the Jewish Agency and the foreign minister are all native Russian speakers and that two of those people are former Prisoners of Zion.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs.
The relationship between the mayor and the far-right city councillor is deteriorating.
Over the past year and a half, Jerusalem received more than $60 million for projects throughout the capital.
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
With a NIS 770 million increase from last year, Mayor Nir Barkat has great plans for the city; The good news is that he says he will clean it up.
Time waits for no man, and before we turn around, having just celebrated Hanukka, it will be Purim.
An innovative staging of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro will be presented at the Gerard Behar Center on December 29.
Nearly a year into his second term, Mayor Nir Barkat is confident he can deal with violence in Jerusalem, and satisfied he is bolstering the capital’s economy and promoting coexistence.
Most haredim don’t use the services of the ‘Zionist’ Chief Rabbinate, but their leaders are nonetheless trying to control the outcome of the first election in the city in 15 years.
The dismissal of a city councillor for taking the municipality to court is not unprecedented, but is it justified?
Mayor Nir Barkat and his adviser for the Arab population have done away with the small talk and decided to take action to improve conditions in east Jerusalem, but trust between the sides is difficult to build.
Mayor Nir Barkat looks set to have a coalition in place before the November 21 inauguration.
Second annual Innovation in TV conference to be held at the YMCA.
WePower founder Michal Yudin says there have been substantial gains, but the empowerment of women has not progressed to the extent that she
envisaged when she set out on her mission.
Mayor Nir Barkat has said he would seek the broadest possible coalition,
but it seems he has only 16 obvious partners out of 31 seats.
The overdue, over-budget arena project is hoped to give a much-needed boost to Hapoel Jerusalem – and the city.
By ALLON SINAI
The decision to name Karnit Flug governor of the Bank of Israel is a personal triumph not only for Flug but also for the Hebrew University.
Incumbent Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat celebrates another five-year term in office.
By JOSH HASTEN
It is a great mistake to assume that the thousands of votes for Moshe Lion were only the results of the dark political tricks of the Deri-Liberman duo.
The capital’s mayoral race was the most closely monitored in the country.
By IN JERUSALEM STAFF
Barkat says he supports Netanyahu, but doesn't plan to join his party as PM praises Jerusalem mayor for helping apprehend terrorist on Sunday.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
The remark came in response to a request from Jerusalem journalist Haim Shibi that Barkat use his influence to stop police from impeding photojournalists.
Noting major film projects by Natalie Portman and Richard Gere in capital, Barkat says it’s time to make city a global production destination.
Mayor Barkat lets word slip out, but declines to say more.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Defendant is also indicted for separate counts of throwing Molotov cocktails, firecrackers and stones at IDF soldiers near a West Bank checkpoint during the summer Gaza War.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Suspect confesses to throwing firebombs and rocks at security forces.
Jerusalem Mayor Barkat urges citizens to continue celebrating despite car ramming attack that injured 5.
“We were able to translate the love of Jerusalem worldwide into contributions of hundreds of millions of shekels for the city.”
“The Jerusalem marathon is breathtaking, and in this case breathtaking has a dual meaning because it’s a fabulous, beautiful race, and also challenging physically,” he said.
Day after tackling terrorist, mayor endorses Likud, denies he’s joining party
Dramatic amateur video footage shows Jerusalem mayor instructing his security detail to lift suspect onto sidewalk.
Barkat finalizes capital’s NIS 6.7 billion annual municipal budget.
Additional infusion of NIS 770 m. from Finance Ministry to go toward 13% increase in annual spending
Municipality urges residents to refrain from nonessential driving or traveling, barring a medical emergency.
Barkat to launch series of free winter cultural events in capital coupled with special packages from area businesses.
Jerusalem will receive $850,000 and Tel Aviv $650,000 in order to innovate the cities through government programs.
By NIV ELIS
Jerusalem mayor says at Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference that capital must remain a untied city and never be divided.
In exclusive interview, Jerusalem mayor discusses terrorism, security, the Temple Mount and deporting terrorists’ families.
Festival to serve as inaugural event for annual weekly series in capital celebrating cultures throughout the globe.
Aharonovitch responds to scathing letter Jerusalem mayor sent to PM accusing him of abdicating responsibility for protecting capital’s residents.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,LAHAV HARKOV
Urban renewal project will transform capital’s entrance into world-class business district.
Project to also feature two 20-plus-story towers, shopping center, synagogue, kindergarten and park in the capital's Kiryat Yovel neighborhood.
Former Jerusalem municipality coalition member Arieh King calls mayor a ‘leftist,’ files petition against decision.
‘Mr. Malkha is a first-class professional with great knowledge and expertise in management and legal counsel,’ says Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat.
Application Development Contest in Jerusalem
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Consider the unfortunate readers of The Jerusalem Report who live in constant dread of the next installment of Necessary Stories.
By HAIM WATZMAN
Mayor Nir Barkat, faithful to his position, will seek the largest coalition he can build, but he might choose only those who have shown him loyalty.
‘Our state’s trade relationship with Israel has been proven to be successful for both sides,’ says Governor Nathan Deal.
Nir Barkat is reported to be backing Shmuel Eliyahu to serve as one of the capital's two chief rabbis.
By SAM SOKOL
Some 25,000 participants take part in fourth annual marathon in the capital.
If Jerusalem Mayor Niv Meerkat's last plan comes to fruition, tourists and Israeli's alike will soon be able to glide around the holy land.
By LOA ANOUYAL
Mayor Barkat meets with Natalie Portman; City Hall says branding and advertisement of Jerusalem, Israel in world to increase revenue.
With government aid to city, development budget in 2014 to increase 34% from 2013 to NIS 1.6 billion.
Urban Renewal Housing Ministry chairman says Jerusalem will be one of the first cities to carry out project, welcome innovative reform.
Netanyahu, Peres, KKL-JNF chairman and Jerusalem Mayor Barkat roll up their sleeves to celebrate nature's day.
Nir Barkat says move is another breakthrough to aid the haredi sector in joining the labor market.
‘We expect the government to pass meaningful aid budgets to enable the municipality to overcome the vast economic and infrastructural damage to city,’ says Barkat.
Storm resulted in hundreds of millions of shekels in losses; Mayor requests government aid and greater autonomy among transportation and electrical providers in future.
Mayor asks for continued patience, announces comprehensive review of municipality’s shortcomings in recovery effort.
While Barkat noted that the worst of the storm has passed, he emphasized that much work remains to be done in the coming days.
Barkat says capital prepared for snowfall, that may fall as early as Thursday; snow to also fall on Golan, mountain peaks.
By SHARON UDASIN AND DANIEL K. EISENBUD
200,000 women in Israel are victims of domestic violence; 7,335 treated for injuries in the past year.
Bnei Torah chairman Epstein lauds arrangement as a means of “adding to the holiness” of the capital.
Exhibits open to honor President Shimon Peres and the birth of the late prime minister Menachem Begin.
Incumbent beats challenger Lion by almost six percent; accuses Liberman, Deri of seeking to seize control of Jerusalem.
Tensions escalate in the capital as candidates urge residents to go out to vote; only 31% made it to the polls by 9pm.
Moshe Lion hoped for hassidic support in race against Barkat.
The website superimposed a photo of the restaurant bill to cover Kardashian's image.
These days, Warsaw is among Jerusalem’s best friends in Europe.
‘This war is a just war in the eyes of our soldiers, and that is the most important thing,’ says Rivlin.
Nir Barkat addresses terrorist attacks on city as 6 rockets land near capital; "We’re all in the exact same danger here," he says.
Nir Barkat, instead of blaming others, must convene an emergency meeting to respond to these very basic demands of the residents of east Jerusalem.
By BASSEM EID
Finally, the Health Ministry will start placing emphasis on disease prevention and a healthy lifestyle.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
2,600 runners drawn to capital from more than 50 countries to participate in race on Friday.
By STEVE LINDE