Clashes break out in east Jerusalem, West Bank; Palestinians report teen shot
Swedish-Lebanese Hezbollah spy gets 18 month sentence for involvement in espionage against Israel
Nepalese woman stabbed in Jerusalem attack: 'Nobody was around to help me'
Palestinians stab two in separate Jerusalem attacks
Foreign Ministry creating new app
MK Yinon Magal resigns from Knesset in light of sexual harassment allegations
Netanyahu to meet world leaders in Paris Monday
Shimon Peres honored with ‘Diplomacy Award’
NGOs lodge appeal over policy for migrants denied refugee status
Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival opens this week at Cinematheque
Dancing to the capital
Comedy for Koby paves way for Seinfeld
Fleeing BDS, Belgian stage director brings a taste of Sex and the City to TA
Rishon edges Holon to continue impressive start to campaign
Maccabi Tel Aviv steamrolls back into first
Basketball: Late run secures Jerusalem's dramatic win at Hapoel Tel Aviv
Soccer: Beersheba back on track with easy win
Arab lawmaker on Abu Khdeir verdict: Israeli legal system protects Jewish murderers
Abu Khdeir murder ringleader verdict delayed by 11th hour insanity plea; 2 minors convicted
'We constantly think about Mohammad, how he burned'
South African mohel banned for life for botching bris
Fugitive Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland may have surfaced once again in South Africa
The ‘Kate Middleton effect’ reaches synagogue fashion
The international Shabbat Project involved more than a million Jews in 84 countries
Three killed, 9 injured in attack on Colorado abortion clinic
New phone app 'Israel's Nightmare' educates users on Iranian missile capabilities
Analysis: How Iran exploits ISIS to wage terror
IN PICTURES: Thousands of Iranian soldiers stage mock siege of Temple Mount
Russia's Putin due to meet Khamenei, Rouhani in Iran
Mali, Paris attacks fueled by complex ISIS–al-Qaida rivalry
Analysis: Are France and the EU serious about combating jihadism?
Paris attacks ignite resurgence in nationalism not seen since WWII
France, Russia eyeing united front against ISIS
EU to begin accession talks with Turkey, offers cash to ease flow of migrants to Europe
'Russians in Syria don’t prevent Israel attacks,' expert says
For cash and EU membership talks, Turkey to help curb European migration
New cases of HIV carriers in Israel on a slow decline
Mothers play a large role in preventing eating disorders
Health Scan: When donor gets a good sleep, stem-cell transplant goes better
New Worlds: Information on dangers creates indifference
Deputy Attorney General: geopolitical concerns have been part of gas discussions since beginning
Environmentalist group to UN: Israel's greenhouse gas targets ‘bear no practical significance'
'Gas deal maintains regional stability and peace with Jordan and Egypt'
Israel's Leviathan, Egypt's Dolphinus to negotiate gas export deal
Israeli robotics expert: West 10 years ahead of ‘enemy’ in warfare technology
Israeli e-commerce works around Israel Post as Black Friday demand spikes
Israeli start-up AudioBurst wants to be the Google of radio
Tech talk: Get in the Ring
Government approves NIS 100m. economic boost for Jerusalem
Meet Leem Lubany, the Israeli Arab beauty turning heads in Hollywood
Why did Hollywood actress America Ferrera want to convert to Judaism, have a bat mitzva?
Grapevine: Four-footed friends
Lone soldiers from North America attend Thanksgiving dinner in Tel Aviv
This week in 60 seconds: Who woke up the Russian bear?
British Jewish students attempt to silence my mention of Israel
Religious pluralism, Jewish peoplehood and the Chief Rabbinate
New winds from the south
November 30: Black Friday
Polling for power
How to stop ISIS
Hints of Unilateralism
Viewpoint: NGOs and the economic war
Books: A primer for every palate
Books: Grappling with childlessness
Tour Israel: No-hike outing
Neighborhood Watch: Downtown Jerusalem coming into its own
Life, Life, Life: The newest grief
City Health: Young smokers? Ho hum, but the IDF is concerned
Corridors of Power: War time
The newest grief
‘If it’s good enough for me, it’s good enough for the museum’
Blues from the roots, in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by way of LA
Changing the view
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: בְּגַנִי נְטַעְתִיךָ
מוֹפָע חָדָש: אִינְסָאנִיָה
סְטְרִיט וַייְז הִיבְּרוּ
The power of education
At the crossroads
Going with the Romanian flow
Nu York, New York: A Road Trip With Meaning, Part One
Dance to the Magic of Your Life’s Dream
Camus, Sisyphus and Jewish Destiny
Where Future Leaders Learn
Historical Agreement Signed Between KKL-JNF and the State of Israel
JNF Canada Dedicates New Bike Path with Gilad Shalit
Ben Gurion Accessible Park in Dimona
Furrows in the Desert in Turkana, Kenya
Portugal Entomologists Tour the Negev with KKL-JNF
Mississippi Governor plants a tree in Israel
Honduras President Plants Tree in Jerusalem
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Agriculture Festival at Hula Lake Park
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
JNF Canada Negev Dinner 2015 in Toronto
KKL France Mission Parts from Israel by Planting Trees
Got Water Problems?
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
11.30.2015 | 18 Kislev, 5776
Originally, the trip to the region was meant to include visits to both Israel, Gaza and the West Bank in an effort to mediate stalled Palestinian unity negotiations.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
“I’m determined that such a tragedy will never happen again,” Japanese PM says of Holocaust.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Speaking at Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference, president says Israel is committed to carrying out a thorough investigation into the events of Ziad Abu Ein's death.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
President Rivlin meets with Mideast Quartet envoy Tony Blair in Jerusalem.
“We are hearing vicious incitement against Israel from all sides, and it must not be allowed to continue,” says Rivlin.
Frank-Walter Steinmeier, in a meeting with President Reuven Rivlin, expresses commitment to Israel's security and hope that peace negotiations resume.
In his greeting to Rivlin, Jerusalem Metropolitan Theophilos III noted the link between Passover and Easter, which symbolizes the warm relations between the Children of Abraham.
Presidents says Jews and blacks have a shared history of struggle, and warns against Holocaust denial.
“In the face of attacks on holy sites we refuse to be silenced, just as we refuse to be silenced by violence and terror.”
Thirty-five percent of American Jews identify as Reform.
By SAM SOKOL,LAHAV HARKOV
Rivlin also spoke about the current tensions in Jerusalem saying: "Jerusalem is a microcosm of the ability of all the people of the region to live together."
President attended opening of Polin Museum in Warsaw alongside Polish president Komorowski.
President Reuven Rivlin discusses entering Israel’s top office and the need to meet the challenges facing the country
Reouven Rivlin est fier de l’Etat d’Israël. Et pour surmonter les obstacles érigés sur le chemin de la liberté,le citoyen numéro 1 n’a qu’un seul mot d’ordre : l’union.
Les premiers mois de la présidence Rivlin s’avèrent plus compliqués que prévu. Et reposent la question d’une institution au rôle mal défini
By MYRIAM SHERMER
Chai masala, pineapple, saffron, arabica coffee, white cheese and berries, and almond and rosewater are just some of the flavors that the Mousseline ice-cream store offers to cool off from the heat.
By YAEL BRYGEL
"The prime minister cannot be someone who chooses to use election tactics to incite against an entire population and to undermine their very citizenship," Joint Arab List leader says.
Prime minister would not reach out to Herzog because of "deep ideological differences," Likud claims.
By GIL HOFFMAN,GREER FAY CASHMAN
Rivlin to start marathon talks with factions, Herzog calls on prime minister to ‘heal the rift he caused’ with comments on high Arab voter turnout.
President Reuven Rivlin can choose any member of Knesset who he deems capable, and if that person agrees, he or she can be given the chance to put together a coalition.
Now that the role of the people is over, the election will be decided by one man: President Reuven Rivlin.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Rivlin discussed public housing, rights of disabled, welfare of children in kindergartens,with activists.
Netanyahu and Herzog continue to rule out the formation of a national unity government.
Rivlin to Palestinians: ‘Stop doing this – there is another way.’
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,JOSH DELL
President and Secretary of State spoke on the two nations' shared grief after the murder of Jewish US teen Ezra Schwartz.
Rivlin hosts Hernández two decades after he came on a young leadership program
Donald Tusk says labeling Israeli products will be "obstacle to peace."
Luxembourg's FM Asselborn meets with Rivlin after meeting with Netanyahu.
One haredi school disinvited the president to speak after his support of the LGBTQ community.
President presents award based on how teams have expanded their community and social projects in helping to combat racism and to promote cooperation between clubs throughout the country.
Rivlin was scheduled to join a class on Sunday on unconditional love at the Talmud Torah Kehilat Yaakov but was disinvited following his recent outspoken support of the gay and lesbian community.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,JEREMY SHARON
The Croatian president underscored that her country wants to intensify its cooperation at all levels with Israel.
Orthodox, Conservative, Reform leaders meet in bid to heal rift ahead of Tisha Be’av
President visits relatives of Israeli who was shot at point blank range by a Palestinian terrorist last Friday.
A founding father of the settlement movement was laid to rest in Hebron.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Diplomatic sources says Foreign Ministry recommended president not meet with Carter in light of his "anti-Israel" positions in recent years.
By DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
NGO OneFamily helps grieving parents come to terms with loss of a child.
President receives official election results at President's Residence; set to entrust Netanyahu with forming coalition.
First Lady Nechama Rivlin came out publicly against smoking and volunteered to help anti-smoking efforts at a clinical conference held recently at Shaare Zedek Medical Center.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
President says Israel and the US are together facing the problems deriving from Hamas and Hezbollah.
President speaks out in Washington against recent political discourse and “shallow” campaign tactics in general.
The conference is dedicated to strengthening the ideals of Zionism as well as the links between Israel and the Diaspora.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
The president noted that this past year was a milestone year in the history of the IDF in that the last of the soldiers who had participated in the Yom Kippur War of 1973 have retired.
It would seem, said Rivlin, that enacting laws is inadequate. What is required is a reformation of basic social norms.
Some 30 farmers and agriculture students from all over the country gathered at the President’s Residence for festive Seder.
“We are allowed to disagree, but we cannot be disrespectful....citizens of Israel alike deserve respect," says Rivlin.
President hosts some 26 present and future ambassadors who are or will be serving throughout South America.
Presidents visits families of Staff-Sgt. Dor Chaim Nini and Maj. Yochai Kalangel.
“‘Never again’ is not just a pledge by the survivors,” the president said, “it is, first and foremost, the very essence of this United Nations Organization.”
By MAYA SHWAYDER
Rivlin first proposed meeting with Obama back in December.
By MICHAEL WILNER
President expresses condolences to Rahat mayor following recent violence in the Beduin city.
Outgoing court president Grunis says Naor was experienced in every aspect of the law, and he was confident that she would have great achievements during her tenure.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB,GREER FAY CASHMAN
Rivlin said PA President Abbas, whom he referred to as “my good friend,” did not want to negotiate with Israel on a two-state solution unless there was parity between Israel and the Palestinians.
The men in uniform were surprised by the spontaneous visit, and received the president with unbridled joy and affection.
Rivlin criticizes Netanyahu in address to diplomats serving in Europe; France’s envoy praises Shaare Zedek; and Israeli fashion designer Alber Elbaz makes an appearance at Beit Hatfutsot
Nechama Rivlin hosts annual ILAN event at President’s Residence.
Ambassadors gather in Jerusalem for conference, Rivlin praises their commitment and dedication to promoting Israel's cause.
Proving equality for all, despite proposed Nation State legislation, proves challenging.
Paper praises Rivlin for working to fight racism and standing up for Palestinian rights.
"Your generation produced a dynasty, planted seeds, and educated as you carried the torch,” Rivlin said to survivors.
A wedding and a memorial ceremony, both connected to Summer's Gaza conflict coincide.
Jewish and Arab citizens can live together in harmony, president tells Jerusalem Post Diplomatic Conference.
Ruben Marial Benjamin was the third of four new ambassadors who presented credentials on Wednesday.
"We know that innocent people are being held hostage by Hamas," president tells UN projects director
President Reuven Rivlin sends youngsters on a mission, in search of IDF heroes.
Rivlin warmly welcomes old friends and new as four ambassadors present credentials to president.
Rivlin says Israel needs constitution to protect civil rights.
Netanyahu noted that centuries before Abraham Lincoln in his quest for justice, equality and freedom sought to abolish slavery Moses had handed down anti-slavery laws to the Children of Israel.
Supreme Court president and justice minister express concern over growing violence as new judges and courts are sworn in on Monday.
User uploads photos of MK's in SS uniform to Facebook in opposition to the "Jewish state bill."
By BEN HARTMAN
PM approves Likud decision that could indicate 2015 race.
“Does this proposal not in fact encourage us to seek contradiction between the Jewish and democratic characters of the state?" asked the president.
Benayoun published a new song entitled "Ahmed loves Israel," in which he describes an Arab student in Jerusalem, who he calls "ungrateful scum," who will stab or shoot you in the back eventually.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,JPOST.COM STAFF
Abbas understands that a religious war can cause him harm, said Rivlin.
Israel knows that win over Bosnia in Haifa could go a long way towards qualification for Euros.
By ALLON SINAI
President expresses concern over rise in violence throughout the country in general and at soccer matches in particular.
A strong, independent, courageous, opinionated and occasionally rebellious and self reliant court is the pulse of life of a normal democratic society, President Rivlin said.
Rivlin was speaking at his official residence after receiving the proposed State Budget from Finance Minister Yair Lapid.
The first lady says that one of the biggest difficulties for those with a disability is coping with society's attitude toward them..
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Youth groups meet Rivlin and pledge that regardless of their politics, they would retain their belief in equality and social justice irrespective of religion, race, gender or sexual orientation.
In his remarks to the Knesset at the start of the parliamentary winter session, Rivlin urged lawmakers to vigilantly condemn xenophobic rhetoric.
The reaction from many Israelis on social media was scorn for the president following his visit to Kafr Kasim.
"I wish to say here, very personally, that a person stays or comes out of hiding when he feels empathy around him, when he isn’t lonely, when he experienced human solidarity…”"
"Building is not a provocation," says Israel's tenth president.
An alliance was formed in Jerusalem on Sunday, between one of the most prominent Jewish families in Singapore and one of the leading Jewish families in Hong Kong.
President urges Western countries to make regional stability in the Mideast a priority.
Netanyahu’s speech to Congress could turn out to be one mistake too many or a brilliant electoral ploy.
By LESLIE SUSSER
These days, Warsaw is among Jerusalem’s best friends in Europe.
President Reuven Rivlin is causing a ruckus by being scheduled to be interviewed at the opening of the conference by 'Haaretz' Editor-in-Chief Aluf Benn.
British newspaper The Guardian is not particularly well-disposed toward Israel, and certainly not toward its right-wing politicians.
At the 24th World Conference on Jewish Law, President Rivlin made it clear that corruption is pervasive, and that it doesn’t apply to any specific sector of society.
It’s not every day that one hitches a ride with the president of the state.
Byrganym Aitimova, Kazakhstan’s permanent representative at the UN, will be coming to Israel on December 21 for a three-day visit.
Rivlin traveled to Tel Aviv’s Charles Bronfman Auditorium to join in the gala celebration for Rabbi Elimelech Firer, the founder of Ezra Lemarpeh.
Rivlin showed a great lack of courage in advancing his full Zionist vision, and instead focused only on the parts of it he knows the world will like.
By DAN ILLOUZ
President Reuven Rivlin is an exemplary model of the fact that democratic values are not the purview of the Left.
By AMIR FUCHS
We know the steps to follow toward more terror, more violence. The time has come to pioneer a new story toward progress, even if it’s not a full peace.
By GIL TROY
Freedom of expression is a basic constitutional right in Israel and every attempt to limit this freedom must be opposed by the upholders of democracy.
By REUVEN BEN-SHALOM