Begin proposes bare-bones ‘Jewish State bill’
Cruz calls Obama's Cuba embassy decision 'a slap in the face to Israel'
Elharar: Entire cabinet, not just PM, must be ready for flotillas, wars
Opposition joins Netanyahu in lobbying against anti-Israel resolution in UNHRC
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 begins European quest with road trip to Kazakhstan
Heartbreak for Sanford at national championships
Under-19's warmup with MK's knockout
Mekel needs to make a decision one way or another
Delays in exams at technological colleges
Archival documents reveal secrets of mission to rescue Israeli hostages at Entebbe
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
Lapid urges ambassadors to reject UNHRC Gaza report
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
Nicholas Winton, the 'British Schindler,' dies at age 106
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
Watch: In twisted revenge, Syrian rebels execute Islamic State fighters in orange jumpsuits
Bodies of dead militants shown on Egyptian TV after terrorist attack
Fertility and perinatal loss
Trade away trans-fats
Netanyahu comes to hail mental health reform
Unions demand collective agreement to ensure vocational conditions
Members of the public can submit reactions to gas outline until July 21
Energy Minister Steinitz announces terms of gas compromise deal
Southern Israel feels effects of 5.1-magnitude earthquake that hit Sinai
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
Manufacturers: Increasing vacation days will cost NIS 7 billion
A Fresh Perspective: A critique of Palestinian nationalism
ISIS: A wake-up call for Muslims all over the world
Here and There: The times they are a-changin’
In Plain Language: Separation anxiety
The Human Spirit: From orphan to mother of 17
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
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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
Shifting the Blame
Figuring out what's happening
Looking to God
Why the Jews support anti-Jewish social movements?
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
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VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
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NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
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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
Netanyahu estimated to have net worth of $11 million, lagging far behind Barkat's $118 million.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat and Environmental Protection Minister Avi Gabbay inaugurated the Greennet recycling plant on Tuesday afternoon.
By SHARON UDASIN
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.
US ambassador says only unusual circumstances will make US President Obama get involved in Pollard's release.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Le nouveau ministre des Affaires de Jérusalem Zeev Elkin aspire à laisser de côté le conflit suscité par sa nomination, pour se mettre au travail
By PEGGY CIDOR
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
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
For residents, Ya’acov (Kobi) Kahlon’s resignation from the city council might be a sad loss; but for the longtime property contractor and entrepreneur, it will be business as usual.
How Mayor Nir Barkat lost the ministry he never had to Likud MK Ze’ev Elkin.
MK Ze’ev Elkin says he is ready to set aside the conflict his appointment as Jerusalem affairs minister has created, and get down to the business of working for the city.
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
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
Nir Barkat restores peace in capital once more, breaks up street fight.
‘Our mission is to ensure that highly-skilled immigrants remain in Israel,’ says Gvahim’s executive director.
Proposed Kedem Center receives widespread support from mayor Barkat and international luminaries, is condemned by left-wing NGO as ‘Judiaizing’ east Jerusalem.
“Why do we need a Jerusalem Affairs Ministry here?” Barkat said during a phone interview. “They have no accountability and no responsibility.”
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.
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.
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
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