Three Border Policemen injured in car-ramming attack near Ma'aleh Adumim
17-year-old Palestinian shot and killed after stabbing attempt in Hebron
Shin Bet: Terror attacks in Israel drop back to pre-escalation level
UN rights expert accuses Israel of excessive force against Palestinians
Peace Now: PM legalized 20 West Bank settler outposts since 2009
Peace Now: PM okayed 20 outposts since 2009
Hazan named interim coach for Croatia friendly
Beersheba continues to increase gap over Mac TA
Lapid extends term as party head
Abdullah: Israel-Palestine stalemate 'a festering wound exploited by ISIS'
Clooney, Coen brothers hailed at Berlinale int’l film festival opening
Looking for love
Fishing for compliments
Wine Talk: From Concord to Cabernet
Arbeitman, Hap Haifa aim to upset leader Beersheba
Commentary: Eye-opening and embarrassing experience
Educator who saved Holocaust youth commemorated in his native Aachen
Poland to punish those who use the phrase "Polish death camp"
AJC demands Likud minister apologize to Reform Jews for 'disparaging remarks'
'If ribs were visible at Auschwitz, you were a candidate for crematorium'
Analysis: Israel unfazed, for now, by Iran’s Emad missile
Major escalation in Syria ahead of planned cease-fire
Saudi Arabia to send planes to Turkey for Islamic State fight
Turkish FM: Russia targeting schools, hospitals in Syria
Free Robert Levinson, Senate appeals to Iran in unanimous vote
Iranians mark anniversary of 1979 Islamic revolution holding 'Death to America, Israel' signs
Israel says 'always watching' Iran’s missile developments following announcement of missile upgrade
Pakistani army foils Islamist plot to spring free killers of Daniel Pearl
WATCH: New ISIS video shows child solider blowing up four alleged spies
Saudi Arabia prepared for ground war in Syria, military spokesman says
'Briton who became ISIS beheader traveled to Gaza with Galloway convoy'
Health scan: Always-accessible medical information for Israeli travelers
Think in advance what could happen
On Valentine’s Day, Israeli flowers are smelling better than ever
International sweet tooth: Israel exported $10m. worth of chocolate in 2015
Einstein’s Theory posited a century ago proved; original documents at Hebrew University
High-risk groups should be screened for hepatitis C and treated, Knesset told
E-waste recycling surpasses 2015 target
Green activists: Haifa pollution plan 'is like giving giving a bandaid to a cancer patient'
Agriculture Ministry calls to further restrict trawl fishing
Weather Roundup: Cold and rainy in an unusually dry winter
'Unique' Israeli bandage: The more you bleed, the quicker it works
Tel Aviv-based antifraud company Riskified raises $25 million
Change diapers, breastfeed baby, start a business
Ted Cruz campaign defends pastor who said God will send hunters for Jews
Bret Stephens: The next US president may not be pro-Israel
Analysis: New Hampshire - Revolution against status quo under way
Sanders may play down Judaism, but he played big role in Hannukah case
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of February 12, 2016
Grapevine: Chock-a-block festival
Grapevine: Australian makes good
Launching a ‘little prayer book’ at the Western Wall
Podcast: Monty Python and the Search for the Two-State Solution
Podcast: How Israel would vote in the New Hampshire primary
Podcast: Behind the scenes of Israel’s Super Bowl ad
Podcast: Does the Western Wall plan signal the end of the haredi monopoly?
For Zion's Sake: Israeli politicians – don’t pick horses in 2016
So where are the progressives?
Death on the roads
KNOW COMMENT: Israeli strategic ascendancy; American strategic decline
My birthplace is not my home
Holy work honored
Keeping the moneyball in her court
Holland’s forgotten Jews
God’s presence is you!
Fifteen characters in search of a better author
The perfect mystery
Playing with conditionals
Russian Air Force hits Aleppo hard
Gulf states take a bad rap on Syrian refugee issue
Chocolate treats, American South style
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Better to be buried than to burn
Desert oasis – at Kfar Hanokdim
Fresh and tasty: Jerusalem goes Mexican
Halftime in the Holy City ‘
All the colors of Estonia
Framing the refugees
The many faces of Roee Rosen
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: רַק עַל עַצְמִי
יַלְדֵי בֵּית הָעֵץ
פִּיסוּל: כָּאן, עַכְשָיו וְהַנֶצַח
Say-Way כָּך אוֹמְרִים בְּאַנְגְלִית
Pro-BDS Presbyterian church set to lose 400,000 members
The Grace of God
German pastor Dietrich Bonhoeffer and his fight against the Nazis
US Professor who said Christians, Muslims worship same God to leave school
The Kotel,the state and Jewish peoplehood
Israel's First Ever Boyband Hi Five Reunites after 20 Years; Lead Singer Amir Fryszer Guttman: "Being in the closet during the band's years was the biggest mistake of my life."
Metaphors in the Torah: "The Circumcism of Abraham"
Who Will Succeed Ban Ki-moon at the United Nations? by YoungDiplomats
Tree Planting Celebration in Biriya Forest
Israeli and Diaspora Youth Bond over Trees in Maale Michmash
Planting Trees in Memory of the Carmel Disaster Victims
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Shimi Rouimi Garden Dedicated in Ofakim
The New Shoham Forest Bike Trail
Papua New Guinea Pilgrims Plant Olive Trees in the Galilee
Senior Chinese Foresters Visit Israel
Prime Minister of Albania Plants 80th Tree in Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
President of Ukraine Plants Olive Tree at Grove of Nations in Jerusalem
Solar Panels Installed on KKL-JNF Offices' Roof in Jerusalem
23rd Beekeepers Conference Salutes KKL-JNF Professionals
Five Years after the Fire, the Carmel is Green Again
Green Leadership Classroom for Rehovot's Hadarim School
Olive Tree Planted in Rome for Holocaust Remembrance Day
105-Year-Old WWII Hero Honored at KKL Italy Event in Rome
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
02.14.2016 | 5 Adar I, 5776
"Instead of wasting your time trying to rationalize Palestinian terrorism, the UN should confront the Palestinian Authority to eradicate incitement," Israel's envoy to UN Danon says in response.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Israeli statistics on AIDS show there is no justification for policy, lawmaker says.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Back in 2000, Al Gore’s decision to tap Lieberman as his running mate set off what felt like a months-long national bar mitzvah bash.
By AMI EDEN,JTA
Si Benjamin Netanyahou semble avoir éliminé toutes les menaces potentielles sur son leadership, Guideon Saar et Yaïr Lapid n’ont pas dit leur dernier mot
By LESLIE SUSSER
With NIS 400,000 needed to balance the budget, Barkat’s decision is to fire hundreds of city employees – mostly cleaners and guards at education institutions.
By PEGGY CIDOR
Gil Hoffman gazes into the crystal ball in Israel, the region and beyond.
By GIL HOFFMAN
With February’s Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary rapidly approaching, the 2016 US election is entering its second act.
By GOL KALEV
US billionaire still tops Republican field with 35 percent but many Republicans say he hurt his chances of becoming president.
Dip follows criticism of Trump for comments he made in the aftermath of the Nov. 13 Paris attacks.
By ALANA WISE/REUTERS
Trump waved his arms in an awkward manner to mock Kovaleski at a rally in South Carolina on Tuesday night.
Mauricio Macri promises to set Latin America's third biggest economy on a more free-market course after a combined 12 years of leftist populism.
News from the Knesset in the last week raises myriad questions about democracy, and Israel Democracy Institute president Yohanan Plesner tries to provide answers.
By LAHAV HARKOV
France's envoy to the US Gérard Araud and Israel's Ron Dermer engage in social media dispute over the Middle East conflict.
By MEDIA LINE
“Amir is a courageous leader with a career of achievements on socioeconomic and defense issues."
Earlier this week, the Balad MKs met with the families of 10 terrorists whose bodies have not been released by authorities.
There were also politicians who endorsed the way that the winner of the Democratic Party caucus in Iowa was decided.
The story behind Isaac Herzog’s painful steps away from pushing for an immediate two-state solution.
City councilman who was not affiliated with a national party, won more than 70 percent of the vote in a run-off race against deputy mayor Ya'acov Koretzki.
By GIL HOFFMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Bar says Herzog would only understand the importance of his post "when Lapid finishes off the Labor Party."
Two rebels can be enough to destabilize the narrow, 61-seat coalition, but Smotrich and Hazan’s act of protest had little impact.
Nawi’s lawyer, Eitan Peleg, said in court on Sunday, “This is a political, not a criminal investigation.”
By BEN HARTMAN
Politicians on the Right and Left in December distanced themselves from Im Tirtzu’s tactics.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
MK Yacimovich slams Labor leader.
By GIL HOFFMAN,NATHAN WISE
PM has been sparring for months on internal Likud issues with Katz, who heads the party's secretariat, which is in charge of the party's finances.
By NIV ELIS,GIL HOFFMAN
The lesson plan explains the importance of freedom of expression and its limitations, teaching students about the difference between incitement and legitimate speech.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
According to diplomatic officials, Greece was instrumental in toning down tougher language that appeared in previous drafts of the statement.
By HERB KEINON
Olmert is already set to become the first prime minister in the country’s history to go to jail, on February 15.
Dan Shapiro says DC is ‘concerned and perplexed’ by settlement policy.
Yesh Atid leader says Israeli public diplomacy has failed because the world had stopped paying attention to the current government.
“Do not lecture or threaten us; this does not impress or frighten us. Do not label or boycott us; you already did that.”
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Likud slams Liberman for echoing Herzog’s ‘babbling’
"In democratic regimes you want to know who is funding NGOs from the left and the right, and government funding is something the public should know about,” says Netanyahu.
By HERB KEINON,LAHAV HARKOV
According to the Swedish daily 'Aftonbladet', the country’s largest trade union is alleged to have rented out luxury apartments in Stockholm at steep discounts to senior politicos.
By MAARIV ONLINE
At press conference with foreign media, PM rips double standards applied to Israel, calls for ‘reset’ in ties with EU.
Education Minister calls upon the “moderate forces” in Israeli society to “lead and make their voices heard” - both from the right and the left.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Justice Minister says her NGO transparency bill will "create a healthier discourse" in Israel.
New Interior Minister Arye Deri has asked for deputy minister Yaron Mazuz to be shifted out of the ministry, and he is expected to become a deputy minister in the Prime Minister’s Office.
Bill increasing vacation days passes early vote completely unopposed.
The meeting was called two weeks after a lecturer from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem called Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked “neo-Nazi scum,” “filth” and accused her of taking part in genocide.
Benjamin Netanyahu, in addition to being prime minister, is minister of foreign affairs, the economy, communication and regional cooperation.
Regavim, which monitors illegal Palestinian building, showed the politicians maps to explain how the construction was strategically placed to help the PA increase its hold over Area C.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was the only candidate to submit his candidacy by the Sunday noon deadline.
Avichai Mandelblit – a force to be reckoned with and an unfolding mystery: Where will he take the country on issues of religion and state, law of war, settlements, civil rights vs national security?
Gal-On: The state understands that it is not the women's private problem, but a social phenomenon.
The conditions are expected to include issues of law enforcement and compliance with building regulations, Channel 2 reported on Monday evening.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Netanyahu named Simhon head of the National Economic Council last month, making him the premier’s top economic adviser.
By HERB KEINON,NIV ELIS
It is possible another candidate will enter the race at the last moment.
Central committee to vote to advance primary, new chair.
Netanyahu suffered a defeat on Sunday in an internal party court.
Asked on Twitter whether he would run in the early vote, which Netanyahu seeks to hold on February 23, Sa'ar wrote: "I do not act in puppet shows."
Silvan Shalom still hasn’t submitted resignation.
Opposition bill gives parents right to be present at all newborn check-ups.
Winning unchallenged race could keep him at help of party until 2023.
The previous commissioner, David Gilo, threw a wrench in the gas regulation scheme, saying it was giving too much market power to gas companies Noble and Delek.
By NIV ELIS
Committee ignores Shaked request for a list of 3 final candidates.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,LAHAV HARKOV
‘Star Wars’ offers lessons to be learned for Israel’s politicians.
Reuven Rivlin emerges from the Right’s attacks on him as an angry society’s punching bag and therapist.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Yisrael Beytenu leader calls on public to pressure lawmakers to support his proposed law.
By NATHAN WISE,GIL HOFFMAN,ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
At weekly cabinet meeting PM discusses released Israel "spy," and the global climate agreement signed in Paris.
Many pro-Israel feminists view a series of recent developments in the world of feminism vis-a-vis Israel with confusion and anger since Israel has the most advanced women’s rights in the Mideast.
Kahlon, Deri blame Lapid, citing cuts to child allotments.
By JEREMY SHARON
A former head of the Meretz party, Sarid had served for years as a lawmaker for decades with the Labor Party, a precursor to the current Zionist Union.
By ALLYN FISHER-ILAN
Bennett, Feiglin face heavy fines; Miri Regev, Haim Katz slammed.
The case against Ben-Eliezer deals with allegations from 2007 to 2014, including a period when he was national infrastructure minister.
Union instructed state prosecutors to boycott the oversight body despite orders from Shaked and Weinstein to cooperate with it.
Netanyahu has a flawed assessment of reality and cautiously avoids momentous decisions at every turn
By ASHER SUSSER
While Benjamin Netanyahu has preempted any serious challenge to his leadership, in the long-term Gideon Sa’ar could pose a threat and Yair Lapid is also surging in the polls.
A take on the rise of Jeremy Corbyn offers an adulatory account that obfuscates many issues.
By COLIN SHINDLER
Zionist Union head Isaac Herzog criticized the international community for removing the sanctions and made no reference to Netanyahu.
Silent Muslim protester removed compounding controversy.
The boos were in response to Regev’s proposed amendment to the law whereby the state will not fund any cultural body that engages in subversive activity or burns the flag.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Israeli Trump would have a hard time becoming prime minister - no one has ever captured a major party’s top spot without prior political experience.
Israel seems to be a place where conservatism flourishes.
By DAN ILLOUZ
Slander and incitement are favorite ploys of both the extreme (and sometimes not so extreme) Right and Left everywhere.
By ZALMAN SHOVAL
The media went so far as to imply that the Im Tirtzu campaign was just a natural outgrowth of the assassination of prime minister Rabin.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Just as the environmentalists may not like turning to the defense establishment for assistance, so we would assume the archaeologists do not like serving the interests of the Orthodox establishment.
By DAVID NEWMAN
It is not yet certain if the alliance between Aoun and Geagea will ultimately lead to Aoun becoming president.
By HADAS MAMAN
As crazy as 2015 was, it doesn’t hold a candle to the surprises in store this year.
By DAVID BRINN
In my political forecast for the year ahead, I see an Olmert pardon, Abbas resignation, Rubio victory, Netanyahu-Putin partnership, and more trouble from Obama.
By DAVID M. WEINBERG
Ever wonder if Bernie Sanders is good for the Jews? How about Andy Warhol?
By MIK MOORE
Israel’s democracy has much to improve in order to properly function as a country in which the people rule themselves.
What a pity if, after standing so courageously against an outside enemy, France were to yield to an inner enemy that dreams, in its way, of bringing the nation to its knees.
By BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY
I trailed Sarid to places few have been – from the nuclear facility in Dimona to the public toilets of gas stations.
By LIAT COLLINS
As the current leader of Meretz, I consider Yossi’s words as a living will and testament, a guide for how we should continue our struggle for the character of our country that he loved so.
By ZEHAVA GAL-ON
This week, Trump placed himself in direct opposition to what has long made America great.
By DANIEL GORDIS
Naftali Bennett’s dream to refashion religious Zionism as Israel’s political fulcrum
seems increasingly elusive, following his scandalized protégé Yinon Magal’s resignation.
If they’re smart, the Democrats will invest a big part of their treasury in ramping up turnout among minorities, the poor, students, the disabled and others who tend to vote to the left.
By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD
As his campaign has gained momentum by focusing largely on domestic issues, the Brooklyn-born son of Jewish immigrants from Poland has been coy about his views on foreign affairs.
Sanders said he would not dismantle Obamacare but would expand it, pointing to how many other countries provide universal healthcare.
Thousands of people, including members of all national parliaments, former laureates and university rectors, can make nominations.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
An Israeli gears up for the caucus in the Corn Belt.