04.30.2017 | 4 Iyar, 5777
Arab Media: IDF attacked Syrian Army base
Israeli 'sex mania' a global threat, says PA TV
Protests across the West Bank: Palestinians report dozens inured
For Abbas, meeting with Netanyahu is the easy part
From strength to strength
Israel blames Germany for EU support of UNESCO anti-Israel resolution
Bennett aims high after primary win
Hadar quits Hapoel Tel Aviv after less than four months
Edelstein prevents Knesset conference on ‘occupation’
US approves possible $440 million arms sale to Israel
An oasis of creativity
Comedy in the age of Trump
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
Beersheba secures back-to-back titles
How do you say slam dunk in Hebrew?
Basketball: Jerusalem beats Herzliya for 3rd straight win
Teaching med students with movies, objects and rare books
New Worlds: Veggies also have cholesterol
Israeli urban tech-integrator brings smart city management to East Africa
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
The cost of freedom on Israel's 69th birthday
Leaving the region better than we found it
April 30, 2017: Opinion on opinions
The hilltop youth – the inevitable result of 50 years of ‘occupation’
Pope, at Cairo Mass, urges unity against fanaticism
Erdogan says Syria's Raqqa will 'turn into a graveyard' for Islamic State
Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
President Trump proclaims May 'Jewish American Heritage Month'
Holland has first Jewish military wedding since Holocaust
Texas Senate passes anti-BDS bill, Gov. expected to sign in May
Outrage over German Foreign Minister's alleged belittling of Holocaust
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Trump says he thought being president would be easier
Trump: I want to see peace with Israel and the Palestinians
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Grapevine: Remembering a world that was
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just a Thought: On sirens
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Savta Suzy and Saba Momi
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
European pro-Israel lobby goes into the lion’s den
Christians, Muslims must live in peace, leading reverend says
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
"Applying sovereignty to an area gives citizenship to all those living there," says president at Jerusalem Conference.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
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
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.
The Jewish community in Uzbekistan will receive protection, like other minorities, rabbi says even after the passing of the Uzbeki president.
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Prime minister would not reach out to Herzog because of "deep ideological differences," Likud claims.
By Gil Stern Stern 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 Stern Stern 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.
Of the 25 judges and court registrars officially appointed Wednesday by President Reuven Rivlin, together with Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked and Supreme Court President Miriam Naor, 15 are women,.
A copy was presented to President Reuven Rivlin at a gathering of rabbis and archbishops at the President’s Residence in Jerusalem.
The rabbi opted not to stand in the clearing and, with his back to both trees, recited the blessing, with Rivlin joining in.
Overrides Justice Ministry lawyers.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Rivlin: “Most Jews who came in prestate times did not come to the Land of Israel; they came to Jerusalem.”
The Stern Group is also known by the name Lehi, an acronym for Lochamei Herut Israel, or Israel Freedom Fighters.
"It will be good to know we have a friend in the Security Council," says Rivlin.
The honorees covered the bulk of the nation’s demographic tapestry in terms of gender, race, minorities and religion.
President Rivlin tells American Jewish leaders that he appreciates both the Left and the Right and does not want Israel to become a bipartisan issue.
Approximately a year and a half ago, the church was vandalized and set on fire by Jewish arsonists. Police characterized the incident as a hate crime.
‘We must leave behind any misunderstanding,’ president says.
By HERB KEINON
Rivlin also thanked the American people for their friendship and support.
By LAURA SIGAL
The procedure was carried out by Dr. Aharon Medina, head of Shaare Zedek’s electrocardiography department.
Although Rivlin planned to be in Beit El, the outcome of the UNSC vote prompted him to emphasize that he will go there specifically to join in the Hanukka celebrations.
“Israel is changing before our eyes,” he said. “There is no clear majority and there is no clear minority.”
The new Turkish envoy to Israel officially starts his tenure Monday with an event that was marked by a ceremony held in the presence of President Reuven Rivlin.
Acre Chief Rabbi Yosef Yashar said that in his city, where Jews and Arabs have coexisted for decades, dialogue has proven itself.
This year he will visit Acre, where he will meet with community leaders and local residents.
Working to strengthen Israel-Asia ties the Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin met with spiritual leaders from the East.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,HERB KEINON
Cohen was a prominent rabbi, serving as as Ashkenazi chief rabbi of Haifa, from 1975 until 2011, after which he was considered chief rabbi emeritus.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Rivlin said that as he looked around he was filled with hope even though there are times when the public spirit and the political discourse give cause for despair.
Biton met Rivlin following the “equality march,” which left Yeroham on June 13, and arrived in Jerusalem on June 23.
Rivlin said that when he presented his partnership vision of a shared national identity last year, it caused a lot of controversy, and he was even accused of being a post-Zionist.
The Ivory Coast was instrumental in helping Israel to restore ties with other African countries.
Named for late MK Yuri Stern, award recognizes contribution to country’s cultural scene by immigrants.
Bat Melech runs shelters for religious women who have been victims of domestic violence.
Rivlin could not refrain from mentioning the legendary player Johan Cruyff who was recruited by Maccabi Tel Aviv to serve as sports director.
Law would encourage public servants to expose corruption in the workplace.
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.
Netanyahu’s speech to Congress could turn out to be one mistake too many or a brilliant electoral ploy.
By LESLIE SUSSER
On Tuesday night both President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Brazil to congratulate Gerbi on her bronze medal and to tell her what pride she had brought to the country.
President Reuven Rivlin earlier in the week went to Hadassah-University Medical Center in Ein Kerem to celebrate Purim with some 100 excited children.
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.
There was consensus that this was the best speech that any of them had heard at a state dinner in Jerusalem, because it came from the heart.
"The knowledge in these areas may help us with the required change.”
The Rivlins who traveled extensively through India, have many photographs to show to their family during the days ahead.
The German-born Shalvi spent much of her youth in England and graduated from Cambridge University with a BA in English literature.
TEL AVIV University is about to receive a new building that will be used as the School for Computer Sciences and as a home away from home for science-oriented youth who are seeking to enhance their knowledge and try out their experiments.
Incitement against the president, who seeks to represent all citizens, must be halted wherever it appears.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
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