02.24.2017 | 28 Shevat, 5777
UNRWA casts doubt on allegation that one of its employees was elected to Hamas leadership
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Indian restaurant Mau Pau in Tel Aviv packs a punch
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Beersheba knocked out of Europa League
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Technion researchers’ ‘breakthrough’ discovery could lead to new antibiotic types
‘$3.75 billion investment in Israel's Leviathan gas reservoir a blow to BDS’
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Deepening ties Down Under
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Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
Steinitz: Trump’s test is to expel Iran from Syria
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
White Supremacist leader Spencer booted from conservative conference
Report: Attackers saw off Jewish man’s finger, beat his brother near Paris
French aliya climbs amid rise in antisemitism
NY Governor unveils new plan to fight antisemitism and hate crimes
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, Palestinians
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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
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John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Baptist leaders tour Israel
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“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
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Maccabi is targeting its seventh victory from the past eight league matches when it hosts Bnei Yehuda in Netanya, with Beersheba not welcoming Hapoel Kfar Saba until Monday.
By ALLON SINAI
Bagatskis said poor rebounding and turnovers ended up costing Maccabi the game.
Israeli champion’s continental run ends in Istanbul following 2-1 defeat to Besiktas in second leg.
Hapoel enters round-of-32 second leg trailing Besiktas 3-1 • Manchester United advances
Maccabi registered just its third win in the past 13 continental games by eking out an 85-84 victory over Baskonia Vitoria two weeks ago.
The 28-year-old Israeli has struggled with injuries this season.
“I’m ashamed of the aggressiveness we showed in the first 15-17 minutes.”
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Israeli forward included in deal that sends DeMarcus Cousins from Sacramento to New Orleans
Yellow-and-blue closes to within two points of Beersheba following Kjartansson hat-trick against K8.
Eight runners share their stories en route to the White City’s big event.
By AMIR AFSAI
Red-hot Hapoel Jerusalem aims to maintain bragging rights over arch-rival Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Six players declined to participate after finding out that the trip was organized by the Israeli government.
Gaziantep in Turkey is close to the Syrian border and has faced frequent insurgency attacks during the past year.
Hapoel edges injury-ravaged Holon team while Maccabi survives scare against Ashdod
“Of our 11 matches, six ended in a third set. We lost five of those and a victory in any of them would have changed everything."
“I think it is normal and I think it is obvious that part of integrating a new coach is to give him as much information as possible."
Perennial powerhouses Mac Tel Aviv, Hap Jerusalem have stout semifinal foes in Mac Ashdod and Hap Holon.
One-point victory at home keeps yellow-and-blue alive in race for Euroleague quarterfinals.
Israel’s No. 1 Julia Glushko (193) evened the tie at 1-1 with a 6-3, 7-5 win over Elitsa Kostova (132).
Tel Aviv hosts the second leg in three weeks.
As disastrous as its season has been so far, Maccabi has yet to lose three straight games over all competitions.
Hapoel finishes Top 16 with 5-1 record thanks to victory over Nizhny Novgorod in Russia.
“If the players believe in me, we will be able to realize our potential. If the fans give me a chance, they won’t regret it.”
“We need to pinpoint the right person and find the right timing which is not right now.”
Coming off local conquest of Maccabi Tel Aviv, Hapoel targets to finish Top 16 on a high.
Next month in South Korea, 16 countries will play in the quadrennial baseball tournament known as the World Baseball Classic (WBC), a “World Cup” for baseball. One of them is Israel.
By ELLI WOHLGELERNTER
The delegation is scheduled to hold an exhibition game against Israel’s national team in Jerusalem on February 18.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Israeli start-up VRPhysio at the forefront of harnessing gaming technology to help treat neck, spinal and other injuries.
By URIEL STURM
Israel’s dream of returning to the World Group was already dashed for another year on Saturday when the blue-and-white dropped to an unassailable 3-0 deficit.
Ben-Shimon leaves Beitar with the team sitting in fifth place in the Premier League standings, tied on points with Ironi Kiryat Shmona in fourth.
Former NBA star scores 24 for Jerusalem in BSL conquest of arch-rival Tel Aviv • Wyatt out for Holon
Israel had already secured a victory over Sweden and another year in Group I by taking an unassailable 3-0 lead.
Beersheba didn’t sign any players in the final day of the winter transfer window on Thursday, but Maccabi was one of the busiest teams.
Tel Aviv drops to 7-14 in continental play with disheartening defeat to Brose Bamberg.
Maccabi Tel Aviv has been one of the busier teams, with players both coming and going.
Maccabi parted ways with American forward Sonny Weems earlier this week, voiding his contract after he failed to complete a drug test on Saturday.
Hapoel improves to 4-1 with victory over Vilnius, can secure first place with win in Russia next week.
Hapoel hosts surging Rytas aiming to clinch group’s top spot, quarterfinal berth
Beck also represented Israel at the past summer’s Rio Olympics, finishing tied for 31st place.
The yellow-and-blue dominated the remainder of the match, but Haifa looked to have netted a winner in the 86th minute through substitute Roei Kehat’s header.
Maccabi Tel Aviv considering cutting American forward • Yellow-and-blue beats Ashdod in BSL.
Reigning champion outlasts Kiryat Shmona 2-0 ahead of top-of-the-table clash with Maccabi Tel Aviv.
“This was an amazing tournament and a superb achievement for Oliel,” said Glickstein. “It will help his ranking, his level of play, his confidence and his belief in his own abilities.”
Since going on a club record ninematch winning streak in the league, Beersheba has won just two of six games.
Yellow-and-blue injects some life back into its continental campaign with home conquest of Kazan.
Ra’anana downed in shootout • Bnei Yehuda blows out Ashkelon • Beitar Jerusalem conquers Sakhnin
"Our dream is to have an Israeli Wimbldon champion."
Yellow-and-blue suffers heaviest defeat since 1976 after being trounced by 39 points in Euroleague
Beersheba was looking to join the Maccabi Tel Aviv side of 2014/15 as the only teams to claim the championship, State Cup and Toto Cup in a single season, with the reigning champion already securing the latter title earlier in the campaign.
The last time two teams owned by Jews met in the Super Bowl was in 2012 when the New York Giants, co-owned by Steve Tisch, defeated Kraft’s Patriots 21-17.
Scarione brace gives Mac TA 2-1 win over Sakhnin, reducing gap from top to six points
Maccabi Petah Tikva claims 1-1 draw against league leader thanks to Magbo’s super strike.
Also Saturday, Hapoel Tel Aviv visits Hapoel Ashkelon in a crucial showdown in the battle against relegation.
Red Star Belgrade hands sinking yellow-and-blue eighth Euroleague loss in last nine games.
Seven defeats from its past eight games have seen Maccabi fall to 14th place and a 6-11 record, three games back of Darussafaka in eighth position, which leads to the quarterfinal playoffs.
Hapoel suffers first defeat of the Top 16, losing to Zenit by 20 points in Russia to fall to 2-1.
There are, however, very few athletes who have had such a profound impact on their sport as the one Rivkin has had on rhythmic gymnastics in Israel over the past decade.
Perfect start to Top 16 has Jerusalem eyeing Eurocup quarterfinals ahead of trip to Zenit.
Kjartansson nets lone tally to beat last-place Reds • Bnei Sakhnin blasts Ironi Kiryat Shmona
He won five of the 12 stages and ended the race 50 minutes and 12 seconds clear of Norway’s Ullevalseter.
The 31-year-old Israeli, who climbed 20 places to No. 67 in the world at the start of the week, has a golden opportunity to reach the third round in Melbourne for a third straight year.
Holon enters the game from second place with a 9-4 record and can climb to first with a win.
Hapoel enters showdown nine points back of safety and with a depleted squad in Koretzki’s first match.
Last-place Reds fall in Kiryat Shmona • Leader Beersheba hosts Bnei Yehuda minus Buzaglo
Hapoel claims 22-point win over Russians behind Jerrells and Jones, climbs to 1st place in Group G.
Coaches have come and gone, or to be more accurate, six different coaches have guided the team since Cruyff’s arrival.
Jerusalem also faces Zenit St. Petersburg of Russia in Group G, with the top two teams to advance to the quarterfinals.
Southerners extend Premier League lead to 10 points • Bankrupt Hapoel Tel Aviv given 9-point deduction.
Reigning champion hasn’t won a league match in almost a month.
Yellow-and-blue falls to third defeat of the season, being outplayed in Israel’s southernmost city.
A group of 10 past, current, and future Major League Baseball players including first-baseman Ike Davis and former outfielder Gabe Kapler are in the country for a week-long tour.
By BEN FISHER
The second all-Premier League showdown will see Beitar Jerusalem welcome Hapoel Kfar Saba on Saturday night.
Israel will play in Pool B at the World Baseball Classic.
Weems leads as yellow-and-blue squeaks past Blatt’s Darussafaka 93-92 for first win since November.
Tel Aviv is still only two games back of Red Star Belgrade in eighth place – which leads to a playoff berth – and has 15 more games to make amends for its disastrous first half.
“It feels really good to be selected as the Israeli player of the month.”
“Hapoel Tel Aviv is happy to announce the appointment of Hadar as the team’s coach until the end of next season.”
Up-and-down campaign for the Reds hits crunch time as Eurocup opportunity provides motivation.
The final semifinalist will be decided on Tuesday when Hapoel Beersheba of the National League hosts Hapoel Holon.
Shechter penalty gives hosts first win in four games, leaves Maccabi eight points behind Beersheba.
Meanwhile, Tel Aviv got back on the winning track, with an easy conquest of the visiting Silverbacks.
The second cup semifinalist will be decided on Sunday.
Ahead of decisive week for club’s future, Hapoel falls to 1-0 defeat to Mac PT; Mac Haifa held by Bnei Yehuda.
The cheerleading scene in Israel is perhaps not the most developed, but it does have its fans.
By ALON MELAMED
This section is dedicated to young new immigrants who have surpassed all expectations and developed personal careers and successful businesses while getting used to life in Israel.
By MARTINA BIALEK
Tel Aviv native Denis Shapovalov defaulted at the Davis Cup for inadvertently blasting a ball into the umpire's face.
Centenarian sets new record covering 22.528 km (14.08 miles) in one hour on a track near Paris.