Foreign Ministry head Gold ‘hopeful’ Israel, Turkey will reconcile soon
Arab sector to launch strike, protests if budget demands not met
Analysis: The fall of a symbol
Netanyahu in Milan: Israel's contributions to world far outweigh efforts to isolate it
Jerusalem once again celebrates sacred music
‘We’ will connect
Concert review: English Indie band Alt-J rocks Israel
Tour Israel: Up, up and (almost) away
Maccabi Haifa shoots for first win at Kfar Saba
Gerbi’s Worlds medal hopes dashed in quarterfinals
Maccabi Tel Aviv dealt daunting yet fair draw
Israel’s national football team heads to Spain for first int'l showdown
Hamas claims IDF took terrorist's body instead of Israeli soldier's during 2014 Gaza war
UN to decide September 15 on whether to raise Palestinian flag at headquarters
UNRWA: Facebook page with racist posts isn’t ours
Abbas rescinds decision to shut down Geneva Initiative branch in Ramallah
WATCH: Hamas reveals 'commando tunnel unit' in new propaganda clip
Orthodox Jews in US are more like Evangelicals than other American Jews, Pew study finds
Ukrainian Jewish leader accuses 'Daily Mail' of fabricating Holocaust revisionism quote
Monaco apologizes for deporting Jews during Holocaust
Holocaust commemoration NGO recovers Jewish tombstone fragments from Polish river
Indian ambassador to 'Post': Mission seeking Jewish-Indian revival
Concerns grow over Iran military complex as construction is spotted
Report: Russia-Iran disagreement holding up S-300 deal
UN nuclear watchdog: Iran building extension at disputed military site
Retired US generals to Congress: Vote 'No' on Iran nuclear deal
Analysis: Is ISIS here to stay in the Middle East?
US drone strike kills top cyber expert for ISIS, source says
Syria's Assad signals little chance of alliance against Islamic State
WATCH: Iraqi warplanes bomb ISIS targets
Swiss envoy: Invest in Iran, Middle East's 'pole of stability'
Risk of another autism spectrum disorder child after a first one is much lower than presumed
Allergy experts urge taking kids with symptoms for evaluation to avoid problems as school start
Study finds environmental factors, not just genetics, influence bowel disease
US anesthesiologists propose answer to serious shortage of Israeli specialists
A rock star, 9 congressmen, and one solar field
German, Israeli and Jordanian experts team up to explore climate change and bird migration
Israel likely to be water-stressed in 2040, study finds
Israelis excel at bottle recycling, less so in paper, cardboard, electronics
Israeli startup's digital 'guardian angel' saving lives of children with special needs
An Israeli laundry app with potential for more
Global innovators collaborate in Israel
The new space age: Israel holds youth satellite building contest
Global agenda: Move along
Israeli nanotech could improve fillings, breast implants
Grapevine: Good intentions gone awry
Grapevine: Toasting the New Year
This week in 60 seconds: Israel 1, BDS 0
What we should have learned
The story of Israel’s Arabs
My word: Between Duma and Douma
Into the fray: Water, not heavy water, is Iran’s desperate need
August 28: The Van Leer controversy
Parting shot: The NIS 64 question
The People and The Book: Of power and pain
Stasis of belligerence
Necessary Stories: Hitched
A concerned poet
The improbable Zionist
Open the gates of conversion
A literary life
Solemnity and levity on the shore
A laptop, Wi-Fi and a cup of coffee
Unusual tombs in the Kidron Valley
Here come the ‘monument men’
Oddities: Almost paradise
It’s a boy!
Shades of black and white
The face of Israeli prostitution
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: כִּנֶרֶת
הַמִזְרָקָה הַמוּזִיקָלִית בְּאֵילַת
Samphire and sourdough
Zionism and Chicken Soup
Metaphors in the Torah: “Ki Teitzei” (Deuteronomy 21.10 – 25.19)
Combatting Islamism - the Arab-Israel axis
Israelis And Palestinians Cannot Make Peace On Their Own
Gaza Evacuees in Halutza, 10 Years Later
A Corner in Nitzana Forest in Memory of Sergeant Erez Sagi
Australian Legislators and Political Advisors Visit Gaza Border Communities
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
Chinese Delegation Tours Negev Agriculture and Forestry
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
An Ecological Festival at the Shafir Winter Pond
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
How Doctors Are Impacting Israel’s South
08.28.2015 | 13 Elul, 5775
Until now, the authorization had to be signed by a doctor, but as the four public health funds did not agree that personal physicians sign the exact forms, it fell to sports medicine doctors.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The annual Body Issue features photos of top athletes without clothes, but also without revealing everything.
“It’s a big event for us, but we’re also here to have fun,” says participant.
By SHANA MEDEL
Reveling in Hapoel Jerusalem’s victory, the triumph of a stormy season, even in the face of a Euroleague snub.
By ALLON SINAI
American legend wins her fourth successive grand slam title for the second time in her career.
Team opened Premier League campaign with a shock home defeat to Bnei Yehuda last weekend.
Israeli judoka suffers heartbreaking defeats in the women’s under-63 kilogram competition in Astana, Kazakhstan.
In rare group-stage waters, yellow-and-blue still clear underdog among Chelsea, Porto, Kiev.
“I am so excited to have an opportunity to represent Israel in Europe with my fellow teammates,” Alex Swieca says.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Momentous victory nets NIS 80 million windfall; Zahavi & Co. to find out opponents in today’s draw.
Israel will play three games in as many days in Zagreb, facing Bosnia and Herzegovina on Wednesday before playing Estonia on Thursday and Croatia on Friday.
Israeli world champion to compete Thursday in the women’s under-63 kilogram competition in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Ilan Mendelsohn won the Super Seniors event, with Shmulik Almagor in second place.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Pollack wins a surprise bronze medal in the under-66 kilogram competition in Astana, Kazakhstan in the most dramatic of fashions.
The three-time defending Israeli champion drew 1-1 with FC Basel of Switzerland in the second leg of the playoffs at Bloomfield Stadium.
Hapoel underwent a complete overhaul this summer, with only five players continuing from last season.
After dramatic 2-2 away draw last week, yellow-and-blue in control of playoff duel, and Zahavi on fire.
“This was the best lesson we could have received ahead of the European Championships."
Southerners show promise ahead of next week’s showdown with champions; Beitar hosts Hapoel Tel Aviv.
Shira Rishony and Tommy Arshanski will be the first Israelis to enter the fray in the opening day of action, with the national team’s best medal prospects to compete later in the week.
"After I took the first set 21-12, they did everything so that the Israeli won't win a gold in Turkey."
According to Sport 5 television, members of the team who were staying at their hotel in Sofia began complaining of stomach aches and diarrhea, while some began vomiting and even fainting.
Despite committing 19 turnovers, Serbia cruised to the win and Israel will require a much-improved performance on Sunday to have any chance of forcing a close game when the teams meet again.
Reigning champion beats Sakhnin 3-2 thanks to superstar’s brace; Maccabi Haifa collapses.
Triple-jumper Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko secured a place in the final competition in her sport with just one jump.
Five Israelis will participate in this year’s championships in Beijing, which get underway on Saturday and will run for eight days.
"I love the game, I love the Jewish people and I love Israel, especially through my daughter,” says Jerry Narron, the new coach of Israel’s team in the next World Baseball Classic.
By HILLEL KUTTLER/ JTA
Zahavi’s heroics put yellow-and-blue in driver’s seat. Group stage berth hinges on next week’s return leg in Israel
Ohayon, who has been dealing with Crohn’s for the past three years, spent several days in hospital last month, but is determined to be part of the national team in EuroBasket 2015.
Zilberman’s participation in the competition lasted just 34 minutes on Tuesday.
“I was captivated by what I saw,” A.J. Edelman says of his first exposure to the winter sport skeleton.
By MATTHEW AXEL
The 26-year-old Israeli, who took part in the London 2012 Olympics, lost 21-14, 21-14 to Jen Hao Hsu of Taiwan in the first round, a day after he arrived in the world’s most populous Muslim country.
Blue-and-white falls to 0-3 in warm-up games ahead of next month’s European championships.
The 26-year-old Israeli, who took part in the London 2012 Olympics, lost 21-14 to Jen Hao Hsu of Taiwan in the first round, a day after he arrived in the world's most populous Muslim country.
Zilberman’s world ranking will ultimately decide if he participates at the Rio 2016 Olympics.
Dasa, Azulai transfer from Beitar ahead of deadline, Yellow-and-blue loses to Mac PT in Toto Cup.
By HAYAH GOLDLIST-EICHLER
Yakov Toumarkin was the delegation’s best performer in Kazan, advancing to two semifinals.
Israel and Indonesia do not have formal diplomatic ties and it is difficult for Israelis to visit the world’s most populous Muslim country.
The championships come to a close on Sunday, and for the first time in 10 years and five editions of the event, Israel could finish without a single finalist.
The blue-and-white was anything but impressive in its first game of the summer, with stars Omri Casspi and Gal Mekel both looking rusty.
Yellow-and-blue hoping for different outcome after once more drawing Swiss in playoffs
The Shejaia club from the Gaza Strip must pass through an Israeli border crossing to reach the West Bank city of Hebron, where Sunday's game was scheduled to be played.
Despite filing his initial application six months ago Israeli Badminton player Misha Zilberman was still denied his visa; The Badminton World Federation has stayed silent.
Israel is hoping to host the next B-Pool tournament in the summer of 2017.
By JROAST SPORTS STAFF
Yakov Toumarkin will take part in the 200m back heats on Thursday in what is considered to be his strongest event and in which he reached the final at London 2012.
Ashdod players run from the field fearing for their safety.
Israel sent 11 swimmers to the pool events in Kazan, which begin on Sunday.
The head of the British delegation says it was special for so many Jews to open the games in the Nazi-built stadium where Adolf Hitler made his speeches.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
In his worst nightmares, Kroyter couldn’t have envisioned that he would find himself on the verge of retirement at the age of 21 after spending the subsequent years battling a relentless injury.
The blue-and-white was drawn on Saturday to face former World Cup winners Spain and Italy in qualifying Group G, as well as Albania, Macedonia and Liechtenstein.
Captain Halperin and forward Pnini, who were both starters in last summer’s qualifying campaign, were ruled out last week.
Israel has no real chance of ending the group in front of global powerhouses Spain and Italy.
As part of their visit, Casspi and friends will also hold a basketball clinic with Maccabi Tel Aviv’s youth department on Wednesday.
The basketball, swimming, athletics, soccer, bocce and tennis competitions all got underway on Saturday morning.
Jerusalem fans behave but yellow-and-black loses 4-1 to Charleroi, while Southerners fall in Switzerland
A full field of 60 golfers enjoyed the late afternoon cooler weather and played an individual Stableford format event.
“The girls gave their all in every match and they deserve every credit."
Yellow-and-blue claims 5-1 win over Maltese champion despite subpar performance
The ban also applies to training facilities and games at other venues, police said.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Maccabi Tel Aviv remains confident as ever ahead of the second leg of the Champions League second qualifying round.
By ALLON SINAI,REUTERS
“My goal was to win a medal in Poland and I’m happy that it was a gold,” said 16-year-old Omer from Sdot Yam.
The blue-and-white was facing the prospect of playing a tie against relegation to Group II after suffering a humbling 5-0 defeat to Romania in March.
Owner Tabib vows to leave club after shamed by fans’ abysmal behavior in European tie in Belgium.
"We don’t like to lose, but we played against a global powerhouse,” said Israel coach Guy Azouri.
Shurat Hadin-Israel Law Center has called upon FC Barcelona to sever ties with Qatari organizations – namely Qatar Airways – and refuse the $90 million endorsement it receives from them annually.
By ARIEL BARBIERI-AGHIB
The teams now have a long offseason until play begins again next March.
Maccabi’s roster is undergoing a complete overhaul after failing to reach the BSL final for the first time since 1993.
Jerusalem’s 2-1 win over Kazakhs sends yellow-and-black into 2nd qualifying round.
Erlich was playing in the last four of Wimbledon for the second time in his career.
Hapoel Beersheba will begin its participation in the Europa League in the second qualifying round where it will face Thun of Switzerland.
Weintraub was a top-200 player before the injury and is currently ranked at No. 438 in the world after dropping as low as No. 623.
The first Israeli in the NBA agrees to a new two-year $6 million deal with the Sacramento Kings.
Hours after agreeing personal terms with Dagan Yivzori, Jerusalem was stunned to discover that the Israeli sharp-shooter had signed a contract with Maccabi on Thursday.
Lenskiy missed last year’s championships due to a drugs ban, but proved she is still the fastest woman in Israel by regaining both titles, clocking a time of 23.45 seconds in the 200m.
Maccabi Tel Aviv remains the only Israeli club guaranteed a place in the Euroleague regular season as one of 11 teams with an A license.
More than 6,000 athletes from 50 nations competed at the European Games, with Israel sending over 140 athletes, its largest ever delegation to a sporting event.
Blatt held his first press conference in Israel on Saturday since announcing he will be leaving for the NBA last summer and spoke about his experiences over the past year.
Blue-and-white delegation caps sensational European Games with memorable weekend.
The judo events in Baku are also acting as this year’s European Championships and Gerbi is targeting her third career medal at the continental showcase.
‘As a guy who lives in Jerusalem, it’s great to be part of the excitement going on,’ says fan.
“I’m really happy, but I believe I can swim faster," Hinawi says after event.
There is little doubt that Jerusalem has been the best team in the country over recent months, and barring an unexpected collapse, Danny Franco’s men will be rewarded with the BSL shield Thursday.
Pe’er, ranked No. 120 in the world, trailed 4-2 in the third and decisive set against Yuliya Beygelzimer.
The basketball face off between Maccabi Tel Aviv and Hapoel Jerusalem is a clash between Old Money Nation and Start-up Nation.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
Dan Epstein takes an irreverent look at America’s national pastime and its cultural impact.
By DAVID BRINN
An exhaustive history of the Maccabiah Games from 1932 until today.
Golfer Zohar Sharon began losing his eyesight in the 1970s following a chemical injury he suffered while working for the Shin Bet and in 2000 he took up golf on a full-time basis.
Since extreme times call for extreme action, here’s a great option for the whole family.
By ITSIK MAROM
Ilana Kratysh, who won Israel’s first medal at the inaugural European Games last month, is blazing a trail in an underdeveloped sport.
Bring your child to the Skate Park during the summer or on a Wednesday afternoon during the school year from 5 to 6:30 for a skating workshop.
By JOANNA SHEBSON
The former NRL player and potential NFL draft received backlash from Jewish groups after tweeting that Jews were responsible for Jesus' death.
Is the hooligan element among the Beitar fans a reflection of a deeper malaise of racism and nationalism in Israeli society or is it just good old fashioned fan violence?
By Ilan Evyatar
Seventy years ago George Orwell in his essay "The Sporting Spirit" traced the rise of competitive sports to the rise of nationalism.
By JPOST EDITORIAL