Rivlin refuses meeting in Israel with former US president Jimmy Carter
Coalition partners air out anger to Netanyahu as deadline to form new government nears
Study finds 28% decided how to vote just ahead of election
High Court to state: Own up to how many Haredim are joining IDF
Israel Academy of Sciences UK’s Royal Society sign agreement for exchange program
First aid services being prepared for Remembrance Day ceremonies
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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
Jerusalem Mayor Barkat lauds haredi startups
Revered TV hosts Stewart and Letterman start saying their goodbyes
Dance review: Vertigo
The Dead make it to the promised land
Dudu Fisher: A life on stage
Shatilov finishes fifth in Euro high bar final
Gap at the top up to 10 points after another Mac TA win
Moment of truth for yellow-and-blue
Israeli Football Association prepares to fight Palestinian ban proposal
Parks Authority calls for swift action to curb bird poisonings
Bereaved US, Israeli families share a loss that bridges cultures
IAF: Hermes 900 drone ‘disrupts any enemy’
Security tensions affect workplace relations, study finds
Hamas official: Netanyahu should stop misleading families of missing IDF soldiers
Man shouts 'death to Arabs' before stabbing municipal worker in Herzliya
Israel arrests 13 Palestinians in overnight raids across West Bank
Claims Conference denies Germany is demanding money back
Polish Jewish leaders weigh in on FBI Holocaust spat
Pope meets European chief rabbis to discuss rising anti-Semitism
Rabbi Elio Toaff, who ushered in era of closer ties between Jews and Vatican, dies at 99
Will good intentions be enough in French anti-Semitism effort?
US sends more warships near Yemen in security move
PA ministers leave Gaza after Hamas placed them on house arrest
Watch: Saudi air strike destroys Yemen missile base
Egypt sentences 22 members of Muslim Brotherhood to death
Iran's Zarif: It's time for US to choose between cooperation and confrontation
With love from the other side
Borderline views: A picture frozen in time
Letters to the editor: Height of hypocrisy
Children deal with loss on Remembrance Day
Listening for Tamar’s scream
The Begin phenomenon
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New flavors for Yom Ha’atzmaut favorites
After divorce: Things to consider to succeed in a second marriage
GRAPEVINE: HU High School’s high achievers
Civics 101 for Israel
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Independent thinking
The book of Esther
Grapevine: Role models for women
Theater: War of words
Egypt’s fight against terror
Saving Democracy from Itself
The sorry state of Yemen
The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
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Searching for human rights in the Republic of the Congo
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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
After second incident of ISIS murdering Christians in Libya, foreign minister 'appalled'
Millions expected to view Turin Shroud in rare display
Muslims throw 12 Christians overboard on migrant boat heading to Italy
Life of a Pope in Retirement: Benedict turns 88
Michelle Bachmann: Obama's poor relationship with Israel will bring the return of Jesus
Sar-el Volunteers Tour the Negev Desert with KKL-JNF
Green Leadership Conference in Hamalachim-Shahariya Forest
Scenic Lookout in Memory of Lt-Gen. Amnon Lipkin Shahak
Following in the Footsteps of Meir Har-Zion
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
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
The Burstein Brothers: 3 Oleh Siblings in the IDF
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Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
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Over 1,000 IDF 'lone soldiers' attend personal errand day in Tel Aviv
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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
Gur, Belz come to ‘understandings’ with Barkat, although mayoral campaign denies any agreement reached.
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
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
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
With elections next Tuesday, tensions are rising at the headquarters of the two main Jerusalem mayoral candidates as each tries to win over every potential voter.
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
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.
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.
Contentious rivalries among both local and national parties are unfolding in Jerusalem’s municipal elections, especially in the mayoral race.
By BENJI ROSEN
‘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.
Lion is still lagging in the polls but poll shows gap narrowing.
The "pluralistic Zionist" social and political movement is on track to garner up to five seats on the city council.
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