05.03.2016 | 25 Nisan, 5776
Palestinian minor convicted in murder of Dafna Meir
Security forces demolish house of terrorist involved in Henkin murder
NGO tells UN: Israeli torture of Palestinian, Ethiopian, migrant detainees continues
UN to quiz Israel on torture complaints
Israeli killed in Hungary was beaten to death with bricks
Smuggling attempt foiled: Israel seizes 4 tons of Gaza-bound chemicals used in rockets
Israeli Labor MK calls on UK's Corbyn to resign amid anti-Semitism scandal
Israeli chefs win big at US culinary awards
Rivlin meets with winners of arts prize
Gold to visit Germany amid reports of strain in ties
Report: Deri probe expands to financial matters
Illegal underage marriages being ignored by authorities, committee finds
TheaterNetto winners named
Meet Steven Wilson, the anti-Roger Waters
This month’s Docaviv Film Festival to focus on the ‘New World Disorder’
Children’s Theater Festival 2016 winners
Jewish-Argentine takes first ATP title in Turkey
Kings the latest team to have Blatt on coaching radar
Beersheba escapes Bloomfield still in first
David Blatt being considered for Sacramento Kings head coaching position
No Holds Barred: Sykes-Picot is dead, long live Israel!
Reshape the Middle East today to prevent the ISIS of tomorrow
The Holocaust: Many villains, few heroes
Saudi cleric: 'Homosexuality not a deviation from Islam, should not be punished'
Pentagon on alert after names of American generals appear on ISIS 'hit-list'
Kerry: Cease-fire in Syria has ‘fallen completely’ in some areas
Saudi minister confirms warning on proposed US law on 9/11
Khamenei's bodyguard reportedly killed in Syria
VIDEO: Iran urges young boys to take up arms in Syria, 'reach Jerusalem'
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
Terrorism in the tropics: ISIS turning to recruitment in the Caribbean
ISIS leader's ex-wife: Baghdadi used to be 'a normal family man'
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Analysis: The upside of the British Labor Party’s anti-Semitism furor
Conservative Jewry nullifies all discriminatory laws against non-Jews
US authorities say one arrested in foiled bomb plot on Florida synagogue
Israel’s envoy to London: Redline crossed
Teen injured in J’lem bus attack regains consciousness in Hadassah trauma unit
HU student recovers after being treated for snakebite on Golan
Beersheba babies hospitalized at Soroka with rare infection
Bank Hapoalim to distribute Israeli flags for Independence Day
NEW WORLDS: Cyanobacteria’s automatic sunshade
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
Australian tells BBC he created bitcoin, but some skeptical
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
What can you see in this red circle?
The banned behind: Bar Refaeli's new commercial censored for inappropriate content
A View of Israel: The 19th Century
THE TRAVEL ADVISOR: How to survive and thrive at the end of your flight
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
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Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Anti-Semitism and the British Left
More sound and fury
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 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.
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.
"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.
Netanyahu’s speech to Congress could turn out to be one mistake too many or a brilliant electoral ploy.
By LESLIE SUSSER
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.
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.
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
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