01.23.2017 | 25 Tevet, 5777
Building materials approved for 1,500 Gazan homes damaged in 2014 war
Trump advisor: ‘We look forward to new ties with Judea and Samaria’
Maaleh Adumim annexation bill delayed until after Netanyahu-Trump meeting
Abbas meets King Abdullah to coordinate moves against possible US Embassy relocation
Yellow-and-blue closes in on Beersheba
Trump invites Netanyahu to come to White House in February
A feast for the senses
The call of the wild
Netanyahu says he remains concerned for settlements ahead of Trump call
Defense minister: No possibility of bilateral agreement with Palestinians
After Trump inauguration, Netanyahu wastes no time putting Iran back on agenda
Rivlin congratulates Trump on inauguration, invites him to Israel
Ma’aleh Film School to present films by women at TA Cinematheque
Opera review: Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Maccabi cruises in Tel Aviv derby; J’lem wins third straight
Late goal costs Hapoel Beersheba dearly
Beersheba firmly in control heading into Petah Tikva duel
Gigawatt Global breaks ground on its second East African solar field
Government approves NIS 250m. plan to promote smart transportation
Sourasky purchases corneas in bulk from US
Israeli researchers introduce unique signature verification tech
People with verbal and visual creativity have different sleep patterns
Science goes in the door, politics out
4,000 Israelis die annually due to lack of magnesium
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Antisemitism in the US
Think about it: Affair 2000
Right from wrong: Inaugural tears of joy
January 23, 2017: Trump inauguration
ISIS destroys famous monument in Syria's Palmyra
Where do the Palestinians stand on Trump?
Turkish parliament approves presidential system, paving way for referendum
Trump to develop missile defense system against Iran, North Korea
Blazing Tehran building collapses; 75 hurt, deaths feared
Watch Live: Zarif discusses Iran's future foreign policy
House bill would target Iran's airline and test its nuclear deal
Rouhani: Trump's talk 'propaganda,' he can't cancel Iran nuclear deal
Report: Istanbul nightclub attacker says he was directed by ISIS
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
US Senator blasts German institute for hosting pro-Hezbollah speaker
Melbourne Jewish day schools: PM is ‘dissing us during visit next month’
Community mourns death of Jewish girl, 10, killed in Australia car attack
Trump inauguration rabbi attacked with antisemitic hate speech
Leonardo DiCaprio showcases Israeli solar thermal plant on Instagram
Israel secures top-10 ranking in 2017 Bloomberg Innovation Index
Joshua Kushner, brother of Trump son-in-law, spotted at Women’s March
Abbas, foreign leaders respond to Trump taking office
Analysis: The Trump presidency - a time of instability
Melania Trump's up-do and the Israeli behind it
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
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
This week in 60 seconds: Attack or accident?
Metro Grapevine: Top tips
Parashat Shmot: Yes you can!
Ask the Rabbi: May Jews serve in foreign armies?
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Destination:Unknown, TEDx most recent event will be held in Tel Aviv
Palestinian flag-waving fan arrested after accosting models Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner
Jewish comedian Chelsea Handler blames Kardashians for Trump election
Has actress Lindsay Lohan converted to Islam?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
It’s time for wide
recognition of Palestine
Gotta have faith
Hemmed in from all sides
The challenges ahead
Art: Seeing between the lines
A voice from the past
Palmah vs Gandhi
to the limit
– and beyond
Employment population ratios
a survivor’s soul
Grapevine: Like clockwork
City Notes: TEDx takes Tel Aviv
Road to recovery – with the Stroke Club
A night for women – and men
Swings and roundabout jazz
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
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Pope Francis urges world to 'wait and see' on Trump
Christians flock to Jordan River baptism site despite landmines
A poor, Catholic farmer's religious duty
Accessible Garden and Pathways Inaugurated at ILAN Haifa
Russian-Speaking Journalist Deputation Visits Israel
Sierra Leone President Plants a Tree in the Grove of Nations
Celebrating 115 Years
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
"We call upon both countries to correct this mistake and to recognize the State of Palestine in line with their support and commitment to the two-state solution."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Stipends paid to terrorists are said to have gone to families of suicide bombers and teenagers attacking Israel.
ELITE program to support Israeli high-growth firms
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Elizabeth, the world's longest-reigning living monarch, and her husband Prince Philip, 95, suffered what the Palace described as heavy colds this week.
Shai Masot, who was secretly recorded last October as part of a four part documentary produced by Al-Jazeera titled "The Lobby", later resigned from his post.
Shai Masot was secretly recorded as part of a four part documentary produced by Al-Jazeera, in which he was heard discussing the "take down" of a number of UK officials.
In the two months following the June 23 vote, a Jewish community in Portugal reportedly received some 400 applications compared to just 5 prior to the UK's split from the EU.
The world's longest-reigning living monarch will pass her patronage of dozens of charities, academic institutions and sporting groups to other members of the British royal family.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
The UK leader also reiterated her support for the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's new guidelines defining antisemitism, which Britain announce it would adopt on Monday.
The café’s founder said in an apology that the swastika on the bottle was “unsanctioned,” and that the bottles were removed immediately after the manager was alerted.
The chant by backers of the Chelsea club followed the team’s victory on Saturday night against the rival Tottenham Hotspur, which has many Jewish and pro-Jewish fans.
One of the students, identified as Shlomo Roiter-Jesner, 25, said that when the students at the bar noticed their kippot they got “more physical and more vocal.”
The “Titanics” kosher deli in Manchester, England, has closed for good.
The poll, surveying some 2000 adults over the internet, also found that 51% do not boycott Israeli products, with 56% believing that boycotts disadvantage both Israelis and Palestinians.
Police were summoned to the event at University College London (UCL) shortly thereafter and escorted the Jewish students from the building.
The gathering at the British Parliament's House of Lord marked the launch of a campaign for the UK to apologize over the 1917 Balfour Declaration.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The messages were sent in attempt to frame the mother's apparent maternal nemesis, who claimed to be the victim of a lengthy harassment campaign.
Representatives from the Board of Deputies of British Jews immediately called for an apology from the former MP.
Larry Sanders, 81, is running as the Green Party candidate, for the seat being vacated by former UK prime minister David Cameron.
"Whenever antisemitism rears its ugly head, I’ll be the first to call it out, condemn it and then work to stamp it out."
In recent months, lawmakers have had death threats and bricks thrown through office windows, among other incidents, leading some to increase their own home security.
Jewish community center is bombarded with abusive messages after the venue hosted a debate between the the UK Labour leader and his party election rival, Own Smith.
Jonathan Arkush, the president of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, said earlier this year that few Jews can trust Labour under Corbyn.
With lack of accessibility to G4S, Labour was forced to source its own security - yet that proved to be a challenge.
Shortly after the announcement was made, Jewish community leaders and organizations voiced outrage at the appointment.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
Armed police were called at 10:33 p.m. (2133 GMT) after a man with a knife started to attack people in London's Russell Square, an elegant park near the site of a 2005 suicide bombing.
Anti-Semitism rises by 11% in UK; watchdog group records 62% increase in anti-Semitic incidents in London.
The report also addressed the tendency to disguise anti-Semitism as anti-Zionism.
The programs follow “unprecedented” UK-Israeli scientific cooperation, including the biggest bilateral science conference in April.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
While some British Jews seeking German nationality are doing so due to economic concerns, others are worried about an upsurge of extremism and racism.
Despite Hezbollah's designation as an terror organization in the UK, authorities failed to intervene or stop the demonstration.
Herzog: Corbyn hates Israel and betrays global Labour values.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Londoners happy to finally have their say on whether to remain or leave the European Union.
By JOSH DELL
The murder of Cox, a former aid worker who had been an ardent supporter of staying in the EU, shocked Britain.
Some five schools were discovered teaching material promoting extreme Islamist ideology or radicalization.
Member of Veteran's Association UK Tony Hayes said that remaining World War Two veterans "will be appalled by this."
Anjem Choudary was convicted at London's Old Bailey court of using online lectures and messages to encourage support for the Islamic State which controls large parts of Syria and Iraq.
May, 59 assumed office after an audience with Queen Elizabeth.
The parliamentary chairman of the Conservative Friends of Israel issued a statement saying that “Israel can rest assured that a UK led by Theresa May will be there in its moments of need."
By HERB KEINON
Former London mayor Ken Livingstone was also suspended for saying Hitler had supported Zionism "before he went mad and ended up killing 6 million Jews".
Faced with a fraying Europe, Israel’s task is to do there what it has learned to do
in the Middle East: Keep neutral and cultivate trade.
By AMOTZ ASA-EL
"There are some people in the Labour Party ... who would want probably somebody else to be the leader of the Labour Party, they've made that abundantly clear."
Other EU members will have to fill in at least some of the shortfall from a future lack of UK contributions.
More than 16 million votes have been tallied, guaranteeing victory for the "brexit" camp.
The EU will survive a "Leave" vote in next week’s referendum on Britain’s departure, but its clout will diminish everywhere - including the Middle East.
Labour MP Jo Cox, 41, succumbs to wounds after being shot, stabbed as she prepared to hold a meeting with constituents in Birstall near Leeds.
The UK's National Museum of Computing spotted ad last week on the online auction site for the rare WWII-era Lorenz SZ42 cipher machine.
Shai Masot, a political officer at the London embassy, was secretly recorded in October by Al Jazeera speaking in an undiplomatic manner about a number of British MPs.
Unions are urging a boycott of Israel, but the British government has issued new guidance aimed at preventing local authorities deciding against purchases from countries on ideological grounds.
“Great Britain is the world center of the anti-Israel BDS campaign,” says Erdan.
"None of this is at all helpful in the pursuit of peace,” group tells the Post.
The recently disclosed files further substantiate prior claims that exposed Israel's secret armament of the Argentine junta in the 1982 conflict with Britain.
The June killing of UK Labour MP Jo Cox brought about the offered courses on the self-defense technique developed for the IDF.
Israel maintains a policy of ambiguity concerning nuclear weapons, neither confirming nor denying publicly that it has the capability.
Israel (7-0) secured itself at least a silver medal by beating Wales 10-3 in the semifinals on Thursday at Szent Istvan University.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Shah now says that after much reflection it was hard for her to believe "how stupid I was and how ignorant I was."
The former foreign minister and current MK received the summons on Thursday during a trip to Britain, but the incident was kept quiet until Sunday.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The TA-100, representing the largest 100 companies trading on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, opened down roughly 3% Sunday, the first day of trading following the UK referendum.
By NIV ELIS
In weekly cabinet meeting, Netanyahu says Brexit vote won't have significant direct impact on Israel.
Livingstone continued by denying that he was anti-Semitic, commenting that if Labour permanently suspended him he would "go to court."
Jo Cox, an ardent supporter of EU membership, was shot and stabbed in the street in her electoral district in northern England on Thursday.
British authorities find no suspicious items inside car.
Wes Streeting, a Labour MP, said "It should be a matter of common courtesy to reply to a letter from the leader of one of our sister parties, particularly on an issue as important as antisemitism."
By ROSIE PERPER
A new study of the famed British leader shows that the more things in Israel change, the more they stay the same.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
The London-based Palestinian Return Center came under fire last week for holding a meeting at the House of Lords in which a speaker indicated that the Jews were to blame for the Holocaust.
Columnist and television personality Katie Hopkins was deliberating on the topic of ethnic identity when a caller phoned in to say that she was coming across as racist.
A nearly 200-foot wide formation was mysteriously cut into an agricultural field in southwest England's Wiltshire county, according to UK media.
The summer temperatures in the picturesque country are a welcome treat for visitors from the Middle East.
By STEWART WEISS
The airfares are low, the tourism infrastructure first rate and the options for a memorable vacation, limitless.
By MARK FELDMAN
"We went to watch... dolphins and we ended up in f**king Syria."
While Prince Charles has attended two state funerals in Israel, he has never come on an official state visit; neither has Queen Elizabeth.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
To eradicate antisemitism from the Labour Party would force left-wingers to do something they find simply impossible: face up honestly to the truth about themselves.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
The US military has hundreds of thousands of combat troops stationed in NATO and SEATO countries, including Japan, South Korea, Germany and Turkey, and many more on ships throughout the world. It does not have one combat soldier stationed in Israel.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Despite the conversion, however, Disraeli never abandoned or was ashamed of his Jewish identity and ancestry.
By ELI KAVON
Today, as has been well-documented, the Left is at the forefront of a campaign of demonization of Israel and Zionism which frequently crosses the line into anti-Semitism.
By PAUL GROSS
Resurgent pride in place and people may well unleash old genies in Europe. But Europe’s rationalist bureaucrats have not exactly done a bang-up job of defending Jews or Israel.
By JONATHAN ROSENBLUM
Government business has all but come to a halt. There is no plan. There is currently no leader who can provide one.
Is it possible that the tide may be changing, that the ideas at the core of Zionism are about to be less marginalized?
By DANIEL GORDIS
Just as Brexit cut across party lines, the Israeli electorate’s rightward crawl does not indicate a monolithic stance on the West Bank.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Europe is facing new dangerous challenges to its best liberal and democratic traditions, and if the EU is to survive then it needs massive reforms and reordering.
By CALEV BEN-DAVID
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, and may not be the last country to do so
By ALEX BENJAMIN
British Prime Minister David Cameron’s clumsiness, calling the vote assuming it would fail, reflects the EU elites’ broader failure.
By GIL TROY
The economic storm clouds are gathering. Israel should be saddened to see an economic ally needlessly weakened. But Israel itself is unlikely to suffer.
By TREVOR ASSERSON
It is not the dawn of a reconstruction but the possible twilight of an ambitious project of civilization set in motion by a band that included a certain Winston Churchill.
By BERNARD-HENRI LÉVY
Discussions between British officials and Trump's team will reportedly start soon to ensure that a date can be agreed for June or July next year.