07.30.2016 | 24 Tammuz, 5776
Nasrallah: Israeli-Saudi relations worst development in Arab sphere
Protesters enraged at ICRC cut of Palestinian prison visit program in half
A year after Duma fire bombing, Dawabsha family vows to persevere
Hamas exploiting current calm to prepare for next war
Rabbi Eliezer Berland indicted for sex offenses
Edelstein turned down Netanyahu’s offer to be foreign minister
Mac TA, Beitar J’lem close in on playoffs
Knesset caucus to help English-speaking olim
Netanyahu likely to attend summit in Nigeria by end of year
Netanyahu misses deadline on appointments
Netanyahu denies Israeli government prefers Trump over Clinton
Remembering Satyajit Ray
Idan Raichel sheds a few layers
Israeli art: Upgrading our presence of mind
New on the small screen
Push for FIFA to eliminate settler teams from Israeli soccer leagues
Stoudemire retires from NBA, Hapoel Jerusalem next stop?
Atzili, Beitar visit Latvia • Mac TA takes on Pandurii
Revolutionary artificial material fits body like a glove
Attempt to stop beachside development plan heads to High Court
eBay, Israel Post join forces to boost online selling
Not just fun and games: Seeking tech behind video games
Health Ministry launches plan to eradicate hepatitis C
Israeli researchers find way to detect cancer cells before becoming brain tumors
Arab-Israeli children much more likely to die in accidents
Delek makes bid for exploration license south of Cyprus
Economic committee chairman calls for guidelines to protect animals during live shipments
Nation’s cleanest beaches named
Lied big time
My Word: Cinema verité and calling the shots
An advocate for genocide against Jewish ‘babies’ and ‘old ladies’
Report: Assad and Putin held secret meeting, discussed Israel
Ex-Saudi general issues scathing critique of Palestinian terror groups
For first time during Syria war, Israel opens border for humanitarian aid
Entire region concerned about ‘day after’ Iran deal expires
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes in morality-driven crackdown
Iran left with no choice but to confront the US, official warns
Iranian Kurdish leader to ‘Post’: Iran regime is a common enemy
Jihadis call on 'lone wolf' terrorists to attack Israeli athletes at Rio Olympics
Report: ISIS operating sleeper cells in Lebanese refugee camps
One mile from ISIS feels safer than France or Turkey to Kurdish peshmerga
ISIS claims responsibility for Nice attack
Dennis Ross urges end to Pollard curfew
Israel slams German university for claim it harvests Palestinian organs
Celebrities jump on board to save Jewish mother's life
US Jewish machers meet Mideast mavens
Healthcare hackathon organizers seek to be ‘light unto others’
WATCH LIVE: Peres, Rivlin and Netanyahu launch Israeli Innovation Center
In historic nomination, Clinton vows to protect Israel and enforce Iran deal
Israel reiterates support for a two-state solution amid GOP shift
Israeli ambassador Dermer credits Clinton for 2012 Gaza ceasefire
At Republican, Democratic conventions, different types of anger
Grapevine: A time to mourn
Grapevine: Paths of Jewish Lithuania
This week in 60 seconds: The IDF gets its man
Making a difference as proud Israelis
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
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
A dog watches a horror movie, his reaction is priceless!
This is how cats catch their rides in Thailand...
Do you believe in the Paranormal?
100-Year-Old Theater Converted Into Stunning Bookstore
Second Lebanon War veteran's road to redemption
Empowering women globally
The American spirit’s impact
The word of a woman
The outpost on Oliphant Street
Dark years on the Côte d’Azur
Hot off the Arab press
The public broadcasting service:
With best intentions
Peggy Cidor’s round-up of city affairs
The untapped power of youth
All lives matter
‘The Simpsons,’ for a change
Born, raised and educated in a vineyard
‘חָרִיש’, עִיר חֲדָשָה בְּיִשְׂרָאֵל
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Pope's trip to Poland overshadowed by killing of French priest
Israel’s blessing to the world
Remembering the 'Exodus'
Tzvika Kaplan Scenic Lookout Inaugurated on Mount Carmel
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Honoring Holocaust Rescuer Belgian Prince with a Tree in Israel
Perth and Merhav Am, Different but the Same
Canadian Young Professionals Visit Gaza Border Communities
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
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!
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
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
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
Cameron asked Corbyn to renounce his proclaimed friendship with Hamas and Hezbollah four times during Prime Minister’s Questions.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Justin Welby has discovered his biological father was the former private secretary to Britain's war-time leader Winston Churchill.
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.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
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.
Londoners happy to finally have their say on whether to remain or leave the European Union.
By JOSH DELL
Earlier this month, Labour suspended yet another member for anti-Semitic comments after he posted an article claiming that 'Jews control Britain and are committing genocide on us.'
Sacks, speaking to The Jerusalem Post: “There has to be zero tolerance otherwise Europe will cease to be Europe.”
By JEREMY SHARON
According to Boris Johnson, the leader of the Brexit campaign, the ambitions of the EU to unify the continent under one government body is comparable to Hitler's attempt to conquer Europe.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
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.
The disaffiliations by Newcastle and Lincoln Universities are expected to cost the National Union of Students thousands of dollars in revenues.
Musabbir Ali, a former campaign officer from East London, was suspended Thursday, London’s Jewish Chronicle reported. He is one of approximately 20 members to be suspended in recent months
On Sunday, Khan was in attendance the annual Yom HaShoah ceremony and sat next to UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis during the event.
Sadiq Khan of Labor, the son of a bus driver, became London's first Muslim mayor on Friday.
The reaction to Tottenham Hotspur’s draw with Chelsea was harsh and vile, with some fans directing anti-Semitic abuse at the team’s supporters on Twitter.
The number of British politicians using anti-Semitic imagery must concern Israel, because it indicates there are many constituents out there receptive to such rhetoric.
By HERB KEINON
"Leadership must not be neutral about anti-Semitism."
The Labor leader also announced the launching of an inquiry into racism and anti-Semitism within the party.
Tottenham, located in North London Borough of Haringey, has a large contingent of Jewish fans and has faced anti-Semitic harassment in the past.
Ken Livingstone said that his suspension from the Labor Party was the result of a 'well-orchestrated campaign' cooked up by the 'Israel lobby'.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
'We are...horrified at the Islamophobic campaign being waged against her, amidst opportunistic and false charges of anti-Semitism,' the Jewish students wrote to the 'Jewish Chronicle'.
"Ken Livingstone has been suspended by the Labor Party, pending an investigation, for bringing the Party into disrepute," the party says in a statement.
The suspension, made known to the Jewish News by a Labour spokesperson, is the latest in a string of punitive measures against members who have made anti-Semitic comments.
“You have to feel absolutely confident that it is totally unacceptable and it won’t be tolerated and I personally haven’t felt comfortable that it is happening yet in the Labour party.”
Polling company ICM conducted the survey and aired their findings Wednesday in a new documentary titled "What do British Muslims Really Think."
The episode is the latest in a string of anti-Semitic incidences involving Labor party members.
The charity is funded by the EU, the Irish government, as well as numerous other non-state charitable trusts and organizations.
The Islamic Tarbiyah Academy in Dewsbury, located in West Yorkshire England, is under scrutiny following allegations that the school is "promoting extreme Islam."
The issue arose after a Conservative MP asked the prime minister whether he agreed that anti-Semetism was a problem that should be forcefully eliminated from both private and public organizations.
"We have made clear that local authorities and public bodies cannot adopt BDS policies aimed at Israel," Michael Gove says at anti-Semitism conference.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has also expressed his support for the rally, along with British Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, the Jewish Leadership Council and the Israeli embassy in London.
Ahmed Alfaleet, who served 20 years in prison for murdering an Israeli in 1992, spoke at an event hosted by the Queen Mary University Palestine Solidarity Society via online in January.
The Templeton Prize, valued at £1.1 million [$1.5 million], is bestowed by the John Templeton Foundation based in Pennsylvania in the US.
Alex Chalmers explained that his decision was made in the light of the Oxford University Labour Club’s decision to endorse Israel Apartheid Week on campus.
By SAM SOKOL
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."
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.
The party swiftly suspends Nottingham City councilor Ilyas Aziz and former Blackburn mayor Salim Mulla after anti-Israel social media posts emerged.
By LAHAV HARKOV,JTA
The UK opposition party's leader rejected the notion that Labor was failing to tackle anti-Semitism within its ranks despite a string of recent incidents.
Boris Johnson speculated about why a bust of Britain's wartime leader Winston Churchill had been removed from the Oval Office.
Sadiq Khan says the UK party's leader Jeremy Corbyn needs to be “trained about what anti-Semitism is.”
According to British media, Labour activist Bob Campbell accused Israel of standing behind the terrorist group in a Facebook post a day after the attacks in Brussels last week.
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
Report on new security measures under consideration emerges after a senior Israeli intel official last week pointed to European hubs as potential targets for terrorist attacks.
Following her nomination to the national committee, the ex-chair of the Zionist Youth council called for strength and unity in the Labour party and urged her fellow members to work change.
Regavim, a legal watchdog organization that advocates for accountable use of Israel’s national land, launched a website titled 'Support Israel – Leave Europe.'
Alex Wickham, news editor for right-wing British political blog Guido Fawkes, first reported on many of the Labor Party members and officials who posted anti-Semitic statements on social media.
UK's Labor party secretly suspends an additional 50 members for anti-Semitic rhetoric, 'The Telegraph' reports.
Efraim Zuroff says Hitler in no way supported the establishment of a Jewish state and that Livingstone was simply trying to delegitimize Zionism through his allegations.
"You are a great leader for the free world. You are a great hope for the coming generations. God bless you," said Peres.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
In response to the comments, Labor party leader Jeremy Corbyn denied that anti-Semitism was a pervasive problem within the party.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
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."
What she didn't know is that the assassin she hired was in fact an undercover police officer.
Heston Blumenthal spent two years preparing the dishes for the English astronaut Tim Peake.
"The house was lovely but we were stunned to see the Nazi stuff. It was all over the house. At one point Stephen put on a cap and did the Nazi salute," one source told The Sun.
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.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
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
The first reason for the uproar over Jew-hatred is that the party is led by Jeremy Corbyn, a man who, at minimum, has a marked, longstanding affection for anti-Semites and respect for their bigotry.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
All of this is before we get to the case of the now suspended Labour MP Naz Shah and her apparent desire to see all Jews deported from Israel to America.
By JOE CARLEBACH
Livingstone is a person who, under the guise of a civilized and democratic society, seeks to delegitimize and to place Jews beyond the pale.
By DAVID NEWMAN
These shocking developments affect all Jews, bridging the entire political spectrum, secular and religious, ultra-Orthodox to Reform.
By ISI LEIBLER
The British still don’t understand that the UK and Europe have long funded and connived at not just Palestinian terrorism, but the incitement that causes it.
The strength of a community is not determined by the existence or absence of threats, but by its ability to recognize those threats and to organize itself to defeat them.
By LESLIE WAGNER
As the issues of Israel, Islamic fundamentalism and anti-Semitism become increasingly intertwined, the borders between them are becoming all the more blurred.
Whether Cameron would have called a referendum had he not left Brussels with an agreement is another matter altogether.
New government guidance will prevent any public body from imposing a boycott on a member of the World Trade Organization to which Israel belongs.