Court orders Ministry of Defense to recognize man as IDF widower
Cabinet oks 'price targeting' to lower housing costs
'Livni, Peres urged Kerry to stall Palestinian bid for statehood at UN'
Israel scoffs at UN demand that it foot bill for oil spill from Lebanon war
Planting seeds for peace and health
'We have weak civil servants'
Health funds took in 9% more from supplementary health insurance in 2013
Ministry axes costly safe-sex video clip
Tech Talk: Haredim in hi-tech
Watch out! You are being followed in the supermarket
Jerusalem and Tel Aviv among 14 cities to receive Bloomberg grants
Israel's Energiya to build solar field in Georgia
Dreidel challenge puts new spin on breaking a Guinness World Record
Jerusalem’s Bloomfield Science Museum lights up during Hanukka
Gentrified in Jaffa
Polish Holocaust-themed film gets Oscar nomination, while Israeli entry misses cut
Glushko and Sela triumph for second straight year
Kiryat Shmona battles back to winning ways
Big guns await Mac TA in Euroleague Top 16
FC Barcelona to cut ties with terror financier Qatar, Israeli TV reports
MKs call for digital voting in next election
Bayit Yehudi and Tekuma: United on paper, not in spirit
Bennett praises Tekuma decision to stay on Bayit Yehudi’s Knesset list
The thought of Liberman as PM makes me sick, says Yacimovich
Deri accuses Yishai of leaving path of Rabbi Yosef
Hamas arrests global jihadis who fired rocket on Friday, defense minister says
MK Hanin Zoabi says office robbery in Nazareth was 'a political act'
Egyptian 'spy' charged for allegedly passing Israel intel on Iranian warships' movements
Analysis: Neither Israel nor Hamas wants an escalation, but the situation in Gaza is explosive
Child on Hamas TV: Jews are barbaric apes
Jewish Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's son assaulted and robbed
A journey to Saskatchewan’s Jewish past
The Jewish roots of podcast sensation 'Serial'
PHOTO GALLERY: Jews, dignitaries worldwide mark third night of Hanukkah
For Cuban Jews in US, rapprochement with Castro regime cause for concern
Israel acknowledges upside of diplomacy with Iran, Obama says
Elevating US-Israel alliance, Obama hails his role
Iran's support for Syria tested by oil price drop
Former head of Saudi religious police a bold feminist?
Iran honoring nuclear deal with Western powers, IAEA report shows
December 21: Cuba and Pollard
Terra incognita: Jihadist Islamism: Our generation’s challenge
People with special needs are a natural resource
Pakistan’s open wound
Harvard’s president stops an anti-Israel boycott against SodaStream
The last war but one
Why Fitch’s A+ gets a D
A love song for Jerusalem, sung in two genders
Grapevine: An international ‘Marriage’
This Week in Jerusalem: Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
View from the hill
Three Ladies, Three Lattes: Shabbat peace
Happily Eva After: The one in which I acted the turkey
Where the blind lead the sighted
Grapevine: Celebrating in sign
Campaign jockeying reveals growing cracks in haredi walls
Turkey and the Islamic State
Abandoning the diplomatic battlefield to our enemies
Ignoring strategic reality
A song for Kislev: 'Sea of Sheaves'
שְתִיקָתוֹ שֶל בָּרוּך
שָרִים מִקוֹל הַלֵב
The miraculous oil of the olive
‘The peace process is like rock and roll – it is never going to die’
A smiling survivor
La droite s'effrite
L'union fait la force
Hanin Zoabi persiste et signe
La conférence du JPost
L'Andalousie séfarade, sur le chemin du retour
La cuisine juive dans l'espace et le temps
Les bougies de Safed
Transmuer la terreur en lumière
Autopsie d'une fuite de pétrole
L’éléphant blanc de Tel-Aviv
La violence dans les communautés juives orthodoxes : venir à bout du tabou
Affaires de femmes ?
Comment Abbas tire avantage de la mort d’Abou Ein
Frappes en Syrie, Damas accuse Tsahal
Al-Sissi n’est pas Moubarak
Le temps joue en faveur de Téhéran
Ciblés parce que juifs
Procès Lee Zeitouni : suite et fin
Peu d’espoir pour Pollard
Le prochain bras de fer entre Israël et les Etats-Unis
WATCH: Jerusalem Latin Patriarch leads mass in Gaza ahead of Christmas
Christmas in the Holy Land: Pilgrims and the Virgin Mary
Government halts Christmas Day conversions in India
Jewish influence on Christmas music
Hijabs, kippot and Santa hats: The Haifa Festival of Festivals
The Moshav Movement Honors KKL-JNF
KKL-JNF at the Diplomatic Conference
New Bike Single in Lahav Forest in the Negev
40,000 Cranes at the Winter Bird Festival
Serbian PM Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Sharing and Learning - German Forestry Students Intern with KKL-JNF
Israel and Finland Connect through the Environment
KKL-JNF Experts Visit China for Future Environmental Collaborations
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
Nigerian Forestry Delegation Sees KKL-JNF Desert Afforestation First-hand
In his Footsteps: Heritage Excursions in Memory of Yitzhak Rabin
JNF USA Doctors Mission Connects to a Healthy Israel
KKL Brazil Holds Annual Gala Dinner in São Paulo
JNF Toronto Negev Dinner 2014 Honors Dr. Max Glassman
Israel Today and Tomorrow: KKL France Mission Visits Israel
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
Nurturing the Foresters of the Future
Saving the Sabras
12.21.2014 | 29 Kislev, 5775
Political satire mocks rituals of Islamic State.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Find television lightnings for this week on Israel's HOT and YES cable services.
By HANNAH BROWN
What to watch after a missile attack.
Normal and Orange are the flavors of the week.
‘Hanna’s Journey’ shines a light on the German strangers among us.
Local casting agent Sharon Soleimani describes the cultural importance of the American TV series ‘The Dig’ filming in Jerusalem.
By ARIEL HENDELMAN
Jerusalem and Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett says "a series in Israel is worth more than a thousand publicity tours of the country."
People now expect Israeli films to win prizes at virtually every major film festival, because they usually do. But not long ago – about 15 years ago to be exact – it was the opposite.
Viewers looking to wind down after a sweltering day at the beach now have plenty to feast their eyes on.
By NOA AMOUYAL
A new Canadian thriller series is well worth watching.
The sitcom ‘Silicon Valley’ and the docu ‘Fantastisch’ span the spectrum of comedy.
It’s not so hard to figure out ‘Chinese Puzzle’.
Claude Lanzmann’s latest, and blue-and-white Independence Day films.
With Leno already out, last week’s announcement of Stephen Colbert replacing David Letterman marks an end of an era for late night TV.
10 reasons we’re mad about ‘Mad Men.’
Nof Atamna-Ismaeel has often talked about her wish to open an Arab-Jewish cooking school.
By DEBBIE KANDEL
George RR Martin, author of book series on which the show is based, says saga was inspired by Maurice Druon's 'The Accursed Kings,' set in medieval France.
By REENAT SINAY
Israeli clothing store Hoodies' racy ad featuring the Israeli supermodel will only be shown after 10 p.m.
‘Mad Men’ and movie madness.
Fostanes, 47, won Israel's TV talent show in it's debut season. Eden Ben-Zaken took second place in the competition.
Israel’s newest cooking competition show brings a lot of emotion – and food – to the table.
By AMY SPIRO
Music and law spice up the winter doldrums on the small screen.
This week on the small screen.
Jewish author and creator Shalom Auslander says "he was a beautiful person in a hideous world."
The newest season of ‘Master Chef’ is chock-full of competitors with incredible life stories and the willpower to battle it out in the kitchen to the end.
Mayim Bialik of the hit series, ‘The Big Bang Theory,’ travels to Israel for a deeply personal 10-day visit.
"The Day of the Doctor" starring Matt Smith, David Tennant, John Hurt, Jenna Coleman and Billie Piper to air simultaneously in 75 countries on Saturday.
By YONI COLLINS
The series revolves around a Jerusalem-based FBI agent who discovers an ancient conspiracy during a murder investigation.
Dig, produced by Hatufim creator Gideon Raff, will premiere on USA Network in the fall of 2014.
Warming up to the art of the documentary in the Galilee.
Workers voice anger at Lauder’s representatives.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Results show that unrealistic beliefs and standards based on distorted assumptions impair subjective assessment of relationship quality.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
The week's roundup, including the new master chef, Israel Festival news, Hol Hamoed tours and a lecture by the AP bureau chief
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The military is imposing a nightly curfew and only allowing army content on radio and television.
62-year-old says he killed first wife because her behavior "irritated" him, murdered subsequent lover because he thought she was after his money.
Israeli divorce drama "Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem" to contend for Hollywood entertainment award in category of best foreign film.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
This week on TV.
Director Rani Saar talks about television, values and life.
By DANA ZAX
Local fans of Channel 2’s ‘The Voice’ aren’t the only ones watching to see how standout contestant Jessica Katz fares – so is her uncle in Hollywood, Steven Spielberg.
By DAVID BRINN
Legendary TV personality Meni Peer passes away at the age of 67.
By BARRY DAVIS
Programs to focus on family entertainment, Jewish World news, food, search for common ground among secular and religious Jews, the haredi world, economics; will include talk shows, dramas.
The Channel 2 poll found that 50 percent of Israelis were dissatisfied with Netanyahu and just 38% were satisfied, a 17% drop since a poll broadcast Thursday night.
By GIL HOFFMAN
‘The Knick’ is a gory trip back to 1900-style doctoring.
By ROBERT LLOYD
In his speech accepting the award, the 'Homeland' actor expressed support for the peace process and disappointment at the recent developments.
By MAYA SHWAYDER
This years nominees include Lena Dunham, Julianna Margulies, Liev Schreiber, and SNL's favourite Jew, Andy Samberg.
Gideon Raff’s new series ‘Tyrant,’lacks complexity.
FX's Middle East-based epic, Tyrant, gets solid ratings, after filming in Israel.
By ELIA BERGER
Plenty of entertainment between tours, art and music is to be found
The second season of ‘Yellow Peppers’ is as bright and piquant as the first.
Three women attracting the media spotlight.
Last week you gave your readers reasons to see this fascinating and very well-made TV series. However, you omitted a warning to them on other matters.
By Jerusalem Post Readers
An exclusive interview with the creators of one of television’s most popular cult series, discussing the story behind the show’s fantastical rise.
By MOSHE ARENSTEIN
Our emphasis needs to shift from the one-time big talk to a continuous conversation.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY,JUDITH POSNER
At 60, the children’s book series is nowhere near retiring.
By RUTI KADOSH
Naqdi says “Zionists” control 95% of global mass media.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Satirist known as "Egyptian Jon Stewart" says sketch canceled, amid speculation his latest script poked fun at a presidential election won by Sisi.
In a video released by Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI), the heated debate between two Jordanian commentators on the crisis in Syria overheats.
After 58 days disconnected from society and the news, tenants panic as they are instructed to rush to a safe room in house.
Young protesters carried placards at broadcasting authority demonstration that read “Bibi wake up. They want to fire my parents!”
Demonstrations oppose bill that would close the IBA within the year and cause 2,000 people to be fired.
IBA journalists say that reality programs such as 'Big Brother' may soon dominate Israel’s television line-up instead of in-depth investigative programs.
More Israelis prefer online notifications, as compared to TV, print, radio news updates, according to recent survey.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
Rivlin gained fame for iconic television roles; succumbs to cancer after years-long battle.
By THE POST STAFF
The Colbert Report ended its years-long run on Comedy Central with an ensemble send-off featuring Bill Clinton, Henry Kissinger, and Thomas Friedman.
The legacy of Arik Einstein in song and on film.
The web took advantage of CNN's headline gaffes following the Jerusalem synagogue terror attack in the form of memes with imagined coverage of events throughout history.
By IDO KENAN
New on the screen: Barking mad and biting comedy, with a crime caper in between.
TV competitions vie to attract audiences’ attention and allegiance
By RUTH BELOFF
22-year-old Victoria Rafaeli – who told viewers ‘We’re Orthodox but we don’t dress it, obviously’ – finishes in third place.
A TV aficionado takes a post-Emmy look at a year’s worth of entertainment.
The usual suspects cleaned up at the 66th Emmys.
This year saw remarkable performances across the board, but on Monday night the most compelling performances by women will be honored at the 66th Emmy Awards.
Media ethics is an ongoing struggle, and not only in Israel.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Are we getting a new broadcasting authority or is it only an exterior change of clothes?
By YISRAEL MEDAD,ELI POLLAK
Regev writes that the complaints raised such questions as whether reality shows should be limited, or does freedom of speech and expression protect them
From the moment he burst on the scene, he displayed an awesome ability to evoke the deepest feelings and sentiments from his audience.
By STEWART WEISS
Kay and Tim are the people we Israelis obsessively seek to impress but our sophisticated simulations drown in their syrupy shallowness.
By SARAH HONIG
Public broadcasting that denies its Israeli roots undermines two millennia of Jewish aspirations for a vibrant Jewish culture in our homeland.
It is considered legitimate to criticize not only public behavior but, in Israel, also the private lives of those concerned.
By screening my TV documentary 'It’s a Boy!' for European parliamentarians I aim to help shore up their commitment to protection of children’s right to physical integrity.
By VICTOR S. SCHONFELD
Aping the insipid culture of Reality TV – driven by the twin logic of low production costs and appeal to our basest instincts – diverts us from our true cultural calling.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
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