06.26.2016 | 20 Sivan, 5776
Missing IDF soldier's family: Netanyahu failing a test by signing deal with Turkey
Did Israel promise not to assassinate Hamas's leader as part of Turkey deal?
Abbas retracts charge that rabbis called to poison Palestinian water
Reflections: My Gaza war
10 years after Second Lebanon War, for a bereaved mother the pain is only worse
Govt to approve package to improve economic ties with Africa
Heart of the city discovered at Tel Aviv’s David Interncontinental
Seeing Russia through new eyes
Netanyahu praises British PM after resignation as ‘true friend of Israel’
Quartet report likely to recommend renewal of direct Israeli-Palestinian talks
Iftar fund-raiser in Abu Gosh helps sick Palestinians get help in Israeli hospitals
Negev needs additional hospital to cope with growth and aging of population
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Sinai Says: Blatt’s NBA legacy takes a hit with Cavaliers’ championship after his ouster
Even in Jerusalem, Game 7 awakens strong emotions
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
Uber harnessing popular support for ride-sharing against Katz
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Motti Zisser, international business wunderkind and generous philanthropist succumbs to cancer
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
Emotions give clues to behavior in baseball
Health scan: Lend me your ear
Israeli Crohn’s disease group becomes full member of European federation
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
New Israeli cannabis farmers continue to fight for growing license
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Europe’s first Islamophobia summit highlights European-wide problem
Who will write France’s future?
June 26: Kids in hot cars
Turkish official: Regional security problem binds Israel and Turkey
Is airport planned for Israel-Jordan border clouding neighborly ties?
Erdogan meets Hamas leader in Istanbul as Turkey-Israel detente looms
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Israeli NGO threatens to sue Boeing over deal with Iran
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
Sharansky to French Jews mulling aliya: Do it!
Holocaust-themed play by Polish writer causes stir in Los Angeles
Ex-prostitute alleges Orthodox businessmen mistreated her on ‘mile high’ NYPD job
Seeing it as it really is
La révolution harédite
Riyad vs Téhéran
La bataille pour la droite s'annonce serrée
L'idéologie de " la monarchie de Judée "
Giuliani to 'Post': US is ready to vote for Trump if he doesn’t blow it
Poll: Israelis even on Clinton vs. Trump
Former NYC mayor to young people: Don’t let Donald Trump mislead you
Republican Jews targeting Democrats over Sanders' platform picks
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Parshat Shlah: Constructive criticism or defeatism?
Grapevine: With strings attached
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
‘The Last Witnesses’
Home is where the hearth is
What’s your pleasure?
Talking about transitioning
When is a chair not a chair?
אַלְמָז פּוֹסַעַת בִּשְבִילֵי יַלְדוּתָה
סְטֶנְד-אַפּ שֶל רוֹתֶם אַבּוּהָב
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
IFCJ funds flights for olim, seeks to attract 2,000 from 15 countries this summer
Christian Birthright educates millennials as voices for Israel
Presbyterians to hear anti-Israel onslaught at General Assembly
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
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
Outing a Charismatic Sexual Predator
Tze'enah U-Re'enah / צְאֶינָה וּרְאֶינָה
They Are Bought!........
YoungDiplomats.com : The New Generation of Israeli Diplomats
Israel indirectly stirred up controversy during the opening ceremony of a beach soccer tournament in Egypt after the Israeli flag was featured in a documentary film presenting the tournament.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Joint List MK Ahmad Tibi entered the fray and condemned a Maccabi Tel Aviv player who made a provocative statement questioning Arab spectators’ loyalty to the state.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"I want to wish you mazal tov on your success in bringing a long-awaited championship to the great city of Cleveland and its wonderful people,"
By GIL HOFFMAN
The Campaign Against Antisemitism, a British watchdog group, said it is submitting a complaint to the British Boxing Board of Control against Fury over the video.
Sela, ranked No. 71 in the world, was playing in his first ATP Tour quarterfinal since losing to Denis Kudla in the last eight in Atlanta last July.
By ALLON SINAI
Lenskiy, who won the 100m final in the first day of the championships on Wednesday, needs to set a time of 23.20 seconds in order to qualify for Rio.
Sunrise had passed at some point while down in the dark bar, and this new reality of the Cavaliers as NBA champions set in as the crowd spilled out onto the freshly-swept Jerusalem streets.
By JOSH SOLOMAN
The man who will have to guide Maccabi as it gets used to life without Zahavi is 43-year-old Georgian Arveladze.
It is difficult to overstate Zahavi’s importance to Maccabi since joining in January of 2013.
The shock defeat to Maccabi Rishon Lezion in the BSL final last week will result in significant changes at Hapoel Jerusalem this summer.
Founded in 2007, the volunteer-based program has helped thousands of severely wounded Israelis to overcome their pain, trauma and disability and rebuild productive lives.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
To have two straight seasons finish in such a dejecting manner is a first for Maccabi.
Favored Hapoel dispatches Southerners late • Maccabi Tel Aviv defeated in tight semi.
Mac TA takes on Rishon.
Paul Alster assesses the prospects for a medal in Rio this summer.
By PAUL ALSTER
"This is a sad day for sports, and an even sadder day for Paralympic sports," said Israel coach Nimrod Bichler.
Sela, ranked No. 62 in the world, entered the second day of the match trailing qualifier Brown (116) 6-7 (5), 6-4, 7-6 (5), with the score in the fourth set tied at 1-1.
Maccabi Tel Aviv scored nine of the first 10 points of the night in Herzliya and never relinquished the lead, holding the hosts to no more than 15 points in each of the four quarters.
Tel Aviv is still licking its wounds from dropping the Premier League championship after three years.
Israel’s Sela among those who will resume play today, trailing Brown 2-1 in sets in the first round.
It was the Israeli delegation’s second medal in London, with Gal Nevo ending the 200m individual medley final in second place last week.
Victory over Sakhnin ensures Southerners edge Maccabi TA in dramatic final day to the season.
Beersheba vies for first title in 40 years, while Maccabi Tel Aviv still hopes to snatch the glory.
Jeff Hornacek was 101-112 throughout his tenure in Phoenix before management fired him over a 14-35 start in early February.
The 21-year-old, ranked No. 80 in the world, was only denied the gold medal by world No. 2 Rui Braganca of Portugal.
Barnea finished two-hundredths of a second behind Kopelev.
The 28-year-old clocked a time of 1:59.69 minutes thanks to his excellent finish, with only Greece’s Andreas Vazaios (1:58.18m) beating him to the wall.
Jerusalem takes on Hapoel TA, Yellow-and-blue duels with Herzliya, Maccabi Haifa vs Rishon, Nahariya-Eilat
Former Israeli medalist finishes 6th, Cheruti 8th ; Nevo, Murez in Euro finals for blue-and-white
Teenager Cheruti surprisingly progressed to the final of the 50m butterfly, finishing the semis in seventh place in a time of 23.70s.
Guy Barnea, David Gamburg, Jonatan Kopelev and Liran Konovalov are among Israel’s best candidates to join the delegation to Rio.
Ness Ziona would have stayed up with a win as Maccabi Kiryat Gat suffered an 85-82 overtime loss to Maccabi Rishon Lezion.
Beersheba lead reduced to two points following loss to Haifa and Mac TA win over Beitar
Gili Mosinzon, the 37-year-old small forward of Maccabi Bat Yam, published a revealing Facebook post on Thursday, Israel’s 68th birthday.
Champagne on ice as Southerners at Haifa needing just 2 points to clinch championship; Beitar hosts Mac TA.
He may be no more than a soccer player at Maccabi Netanya, but this was an injustice he couldn’t and wouldn’t silently ignore.
Blatt was among numerous coaches interviewed for the Rockets’ opening.
Long-time Southerner puts club on brink of jubilation, Mac TA’s run of three straight titles all but over
Despite the defeat, Holon (12-20) secured its survival on Sunday after Ironi Ness Ziona dropped to an 87-82 defeat to Maccabi Ashdod, which maintained its top-flight status with the win.
Beersheba had to wait 77 minutes for the breakthrough on Monday.
Maccabi is unbeaten in 18 matches and has yet to lose a game since the hiring of coach Peter Bosz at the beginning of January.
Yellow-and-blue thrashes Reds in penultimate regular season game; Mac Haifa, Nahariya clinch home-court.
Maccabi Tel Aviv hosts Hapoel Tel Aviv in the final derby of the BSL regular season on Sunday night.
Kiryat Shmona, Haifa and Acre set for nerve-racking final weekend, with one team to be relegated.
Meanwhile, Andy Murray reached the final of the Madrid Open for the second year running by beating Rafael Nadal in straight sets 7-5, 6-4 on Saturday.
Lyat, 24, was living in Jerusalem when she felt something was missing from her life.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Jewish-Argentine player Diego Schwartzman won his first ATP tournament and reached the finals of the doubles event over the weekend.
Yellow-and-blue trailing by three points with four matches to play ahead of crunch showdown at Bloomfield.
Acre, Kiryat Shmona and Hap Haifa kept apart by a single point; Hap TA secures top-flight status.
Maccabi TA goalkeeper banned for three matches after pushing coach Abuksis, to miss match vs Beersheba
Defending champion on verge of clinching top seed in playoffs after winning an eighth straight game.
The 25-year-old became the 30th Israeli to book her spot in Brazil after winning the World Qualification Tournament in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
Or Sasson ended the over-100 kilogram competition in second place, only being stopped in the final by Olympic and world champion Teddy Riner of France.
Alona Pushkarevsky and Ram Kapach were chosen as the winners for their achievements on the court and conduct off it.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Jerusalem has lost just one of nine games since suffering a 92-83 overtime setback at Eilat in the last meeting between the teams in February.
Levy is set to be handed a four-year deal, with the IFA having an exit clause after the conclusion of World Cup 2018 qualifying.
Without a loss in 7 months, Hap Beersheba faces slumping Mac Haifa • National coach to be named today.
Hapoel manhandles Kiryat Gat while Maccabi Tel Aviv stunned by Nahariya; Hap TA, Eilat triumph
Beitar is on the verge of wrapping up third place in the standings, opening a 14-point gap over Bnei Sakhnin in fourth with five matches to play.
Gregory Vargas had 23 points for Haifa.
Bachar’s boys climb up to first place after thrashing; Mac TA can return to summit with victory in Haifa.
Both NY Knicks and Nets reportedly considering Blatt for coaching position.
The Eurocup will include only 24 teams next season, with the Euroleague being trimmed down to 16 teams.
This was not the first time that Israel and the isolated Communist state have met on the ice.
Jerusalem improved to 21-6, two games ahead of Maccabi Tel Aviv with six regular season games to play.
Leader can only manage 1-1 tie against Maccabi Haifa; Mac TA can go top with win at Beitar.
Just one point separates top two teams with seven games left; Tight race for Europa League spot.
After Nate Robinson’s thrilling debut, Hapoel was brought back down to earth with a painful double-overtime loss at Ironi Nahariya last week.
Southerners retake top spot from Mac TA with comprehensive conquest in Jerusalem.
Tel Aviv and Haifa are the league’s two best defensive teams, but their offensive deficiencies had just as much to do with Sunday’s low-scoring affair.
Yellow-and-blue lives dangerously but claims win ahead of Beersheba’s visit to Jerusalem
Sela was hoping to claim his second straight Challenger title, entering the event on the back of his 20th career triumph on the circuit in Shenzhen, China.
Zubari finished the prestigious Trofeo Princesa Sofia sailing event in Palma de Mallorca in eighth place on Saturday to increase his lead over Mashiah in the internal battle between the two.
On Sunday, Maccabi Tel Aviv (17-8) hosts Maccabi Haifa (15- 10) and Hapoel Eilat (12-13) visits Maccabi Ashdod (11-14).
Reds defeat Acre 1-0 to steer clear of relegation zone, Netanya down after loss to K8.
By URIEL STURM
Road rout by Frankfurt in finale of quarterfinals knocks last Israeli club from continental competition.
By HERB KEINON
Rishon handed the Germans their first loss last week, claiming an 88-84 overtime victory at home. Darryl Monroe led the way with 28 points, 14 rebounds and nine assists.
The 24-year-old, who rose 57 places to No. 266 in the world rankings, needs to be placed among the top 59 in the Olympic rankings on July 11 in order to qualify for Rio.
Bar, Cukierman knocked out of Israel Open; Djokovic advances to Miami quarterfinals
Jay Neugeboren gives fictional life to the historical boxer Max Baer.
By BETH KISSILEFF
Hapoel Beersheba’s championship win is one for the record books.
Beersheba resident Sharon Kadar conquers the darkness, every day.
By MIRIAM KRESH
The weirdest and wackiest fitness classes in Tel Aviv.
By RACHEL MYERSON
During the Friday encounter between the teams of Ahad and al-Bathin, the referee stopped the match and took the three players aside, where he fixed their Mohawk haircuts.
These candid photographs have perfectly caught their subjects at very precise moments, whether looking like a different animal, defying the laws of science or simply an accident waiting to happen.
By OLIVIA FINE
Several martial arts events coming on up.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Finally, we turn to the people of Beersheba, the fans of the team, who also come from all backgrounds, equal in the fervor they demonstrate in support of their team.
By DOV LIPMAN