MK Rosenthal tries to curb 'black-market lobbying'
Netanyahu backs Hirsch appointment for police chief ahead of committee review
Watchdog warns Netanyahu against appointing another minister to cabinet
Liberman: There will be a 2016 election
Mysterious 2,000-year-old podium found near Temple Mount in City of David
IN PHOTOS: A movement of color at Bat Yam street fair
An abundance at Acre
A beautiful dance
Tackle football: Israel overcomes Spain in 1st competitive game
Maccabi TA edges Beersheba thanks to Zahavi
Judo: Israel ends World Championships with just one medal
Israelis fall short of finals at Beijing
In New York, Edelstein invites his Arab counterparts to meet him in Jerusalem
Report: Hezbollah enlisting West Bank youth to carry out terror attacks against Israel
Father of Palestinian boy at heart of clash with IDF: Our children are doing their duty
Abbas moving to boot political opponents and tighten grip on power, critics claim
Drive-by shooting victim: Living in Samaria is a game of Russian roulette
Showers installed outside Auschwitz remind visitors of gas chambers
Lost Nazi train is merely a sliver of theft ‘beyond imagination,’ says historian
‘He saw beyond the illnesses into the souls of his patients’
Matisyahu: Anti-Semitism at Spanish festival was something I never experienced before
Cemetery controversy ‘Much Ado about Nothing,’ say Lithuanian Jewish leaders
A new era? Iranians erase 'Death to America' graffiti from wall of former US embassy in Tehran
Iran prepares fateful verdict on Jason Rezaian
Iranian court hands 10 year sentence to pair accused of spying for Israel, US
Former Intel chief: US, Israel should reach parallel Iran agreement
ISIS partly destroys another ancient Roman temple in Palmyra, monitor says
Report: ISIS beheads 39 of its own members
Worth their weight in gold: ISIS reveals new coins to replace 'satanic conception of banks'
US confirms Islamic State computer expert killed in air strike
Iran's Rouhani: Israel founded on intimidation, terror, occupation
Egypt quietly warms relations with Syria in fight against ISIS
Missing piece found in liver puzzle
Fledgling scientists meet elder geniuses
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
Finance Ministry pledges to reform solar energy sector
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
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
NIS 4 million budgeted for Tel Aviv businesses affected by light rail construction
Israel Housing Forecast: Prices on the rise
Dropping songs, not bombs: ISIS Karaoke Twitter account gains popularity
Is Kanye's upcoming trip to Israel a ploy to boost his presidential profile?
WATCH: Shimon Peres throws a paper airplane in the name of education
A fitting way to remember the fallen
Culture, religion and Israel’s economy
Young people in the Middle East must embrace peace
The Iran deal
Think About It: Parliamentary oversight of foreign policy
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
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Soldier?
Parshat Ki Tavo: A Wandering Aramean
Letters to a Lost Soldier - World War II is Finally Over in September, 1945!
The unwanted who keep coming
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
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Rep Franks: Lack of resolve in protecting religious freedoms emboldens those who have no compunction suppressing it.
By LAHAV HARKOV
According to senior diplomatic officials in New York, the US may work to raise discussion of the Saudi peace plan after the new Israeli government is sworn in.
By SHLOMO SHAMIR/MAARIV ONLINE
US senators warned the PA they would seek ways to protect Israeli citizens from "politically abusive" ICC actions.
By MICHAEL WILNER
An Israeli police spokeswoman said the delegation arrived at Adei Ad in US diplomatic cars without first having coordinated the visit with Israeli authorities.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Former prime minister warns that Israel should be concerned by calls for boycott from Europe and says relations with US have been harmed, but not destroyed.
By HERB KEINON
Congressional appropriators pen letter to Palestinian Authority president warning him that aid predicated on PA commitment to countering incitement of violence against Israelis.
PM says criticism of plans to build 1060 new units in Jerusalem neighborhoods beyond Green Line is “detached from reality” and feeds false Palestinian hopes.
By HERB KEINON,MICHAEL WILNER,MAYA SHWAYDER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
US state department is considering reducing loan guarantees to Israel as a sign of the growing political discord between the two allies.
By NIV ELIS
US contractors will be receiving more than half of the $176 million allocated by Congress to Israel for the project.
"We are deeply concerned with the impression that the leadership of the American Jewish community is united in opposition to the agreement,” rabbis write in letter to lawmakers.
Under Secretary Wendy R. Sherman says Obama's deep connection to Jews drives both his commitment to Israel and his Iran policy.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
"My problem is President Obama seems to be making a deal that is very problematic with that Haman, and at the same time leaving Israel without a protector,” Riskin says.
Leading figures in Washington's pro-Israel community are calling on the Obama administration to turn down the temperature.
There is only one Republican Jewish congressman, Lee Zeldin from New York.
Democratic Rep. also heard slamming MSNBC, CNN anti-Israel bias in leaked recording.
By SAM SOKOL
US vice president speaks at Jewish Federations General Assembly, says of US-Israel ties: "We disagree with one another, we love one another and we drive one another crazy. That's what friends do."
ADL urges US postmaster general to ensure that post is delivered to Israel after receiving complaints in Massachusetts, Michigan and New Jersey.
The annual speech will make brief mention of Iran, Israel, and an appeal to the American people for their support against violent Islamic extremism.
Meretz leader accuses Ron Dermer of expressing support for Netanyahu's candidacy on American television, which is against the Civil Service Administration's rules.
President meets with Republican congressional delegation a week after having met with Democratic delegation, giving an almost identical speech.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN,LAHAV HARKOV
Barack Obama pledges his commitment to Israel while US ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro calls on PM to talk with US about the day after the Iran deal.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Dermer "unusually vigorous" in outreach on Hill, says official.
Bill calls for moving the American embassy to Jerusalem and would also challenge the recent Supreme Court decision that prevented Israel from being written on passports of those born in J'lem.
By GIL HOFFMAN
The alternative to a deal, even a poor one such as this, would be further Iranian progress on its nuclear program, and Iran doing “what it wants.”
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Over 20 prominent Jewish donors were present at Clinton's Manhattan meeting last weekend.
"We challenge the very mechanism which created it,” State Department spokesman says.
Obama's National Security Adviser Susan Rice and Netanyahu's National Security Adviser Yossi Cohen have maintained good relations.
"We have no better friends than the people, soldiers, and government of the United States," Netanyahu says.
After French telecom giant says it is interested in cutting Israeli ties, US envoy says peace talks are best tool to fight BDS.
Anonymous source indicates that Palestinians expected to utilize the International Criminal Court at the Hague, as well as the UN Security Council.
Missile defense funding approved by House committee.
"If you were attacked and overwhelmed, we would fight for you," the US vice president says at an Israeli Independence Day celebration in Washington.
The former US secretary of state has spoken out on the issue of Israel on numerous occasions.
Party calls on Israel to immediately hold intensive talks with the US to make its concerns about nuclear deal known and set up contingencies should Iran break out to a nuclear weapon.
By GIL HOFFMAN,DANIEL CLINTON
Democrat says Israeli PM has not offered any real alternative to nuclear framework deal.
Nuclear deal "leaves the pre-eminent terrorist state of our time with a vast nuclear infrastructure," PM tells NBC.
By HERB KEINON,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Request paves path for future US-Israel Center for dialogue and technology transfer in the energy sector.
By SHARON UDASIN
“Governor Bush’s support for Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is unwavering,” Republican's office says in response to comments made by James Baker.
The last time a “reassessment” took place was also in March, and the year was 1975.
Speaker of the House says he received no information from Israel on nuclear talks as was suggested in 'Wall Street Journal' report.
By MICHAEL WILNER,JPOST.COM STAFF
For several hours, country after country protested Israeli violations of human rights in the Palestinian territories, including Algeria which went so far as to accuse Israel of genocide.
The step is unprecedented at the 47-member state forum where Washington unfailingly defends Israel.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,REUTERS
Oren says Kulanu will emphasize democratic values, fight to uphold them.
Skystar 180 system is only long-distance aerial surveillance system to operate from as high as 600 meters.
It is Herzi Halevy's first US trip since being appointed in September.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
The grant, whose application was facilitated by the New York-based American Friends of Hebrew University, will enable the establishment of a Unit of Correlative Microscopy at Rehovot campus.
Insisting Tehran change "everything under the sun" not realistic way to close a deal, State Department says.
By MICHAEL WILNER,HERB KEINON
Prime minister makes address to Congress despite opposition from the White House; says days are over when Jews remain passive in face of genocidal enemy.
Netanyahu views that his destiny is to protect the Jewish state, and -- by extension -- the future of the Jews. In his mind, this is why he was fated to come to power. Nothing less.
Power says that there is an alarming surge in global anti-Semitism.
By MICHAEL WILNER,MAYA SHWAYDER
Rice's address to pro-Israel lobby comes amid tensions between Netanyahu and Obama Administration over Iran deal, PM's speech to Congress.
Defending controversial address to Congress, PM says days are over when Jews remain silent in face of annihilation threats.
Commanders for Israel's Security group says Netanyahu is damaging strategic relations with the US; Likud says in response, "These are the same leftists who supported Oslo."
By ARIK BENDER, MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF
"Netanyahu is playing politics at the expense of diplomacy," Zionist Union leader says.
Reflecting, perhaps, the tension between Netanyahu and Obama, the number of Democrats with a favorable view of Israel dropped from 74% last year to 60% today.
Each plane will cost 110 million dollar according to contract; Israel has bought 33 jets so far.
Former ambassador to US says Israel must focus on rehabilitating relations with US, White House should abstain from boycotting AIPAC.
Bayit Yehudi's Ben-Dahan takes offense at US president's comments that kosher deli shooting was "random."
By JEREMY SHARON
Manufacturing the first wing is a milestone in a challenging industrial process, aimed at upgrading and adjusting the original T-38 platform, first developed in the 1950s.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says she will attend speech, but hopes it will be canceled.
Former president also calls to lower flames after tensions with Hezbollah on Lebanese border.
"For us to undermine diplomacy at this critical time for no good reason is a mistake," Obama tells CNN on subject of new Iran sanctions.
"I gave them a heads up that morning," US Speaker of the House says of controversial invitation to Israeli PM to address Congress.
Army Radio report comes amid criticism that Netanyahu is hurting Israel's relations with the Obama administration by addressing Congress on Iran sanctions.
"The protocol would suggest that the leader of one country would contact the leader of another country when he's traveling there," press secretary Josh Earnest tells reporters.
”We come as friends and supporters of Israel –Republicans and Democrats in a common bond of support for Israel and the whole region."
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Despite the citation of Israeli precedent, CIA torture techniques allegedly went far beyond the "moderate physical pressure" standard permitted by the Israeli courts.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
US secretary of state delivers remarks to Saban Forum; says fight against Islamic State has created new opportunities for regional cooperation.
Prime minister delivers remarks to Saban Forum, says both Republicans and Democrats interested in continued good ties with Israel.
"We hope that whatever government is formed is a government that can move towards resolving the differences between Israelis and Palestinians."
US expresses concerns that proposed legislation could threaten Israel's commitment to democratic principles; Bennett says bill rights a historic imbalance.
Meeting attended by US National Security Advisor Susan Rice and Israel's Yossi Cohen.
Despite Gaza cease-fire, State Department warns against "the potential for violence and renewed hostilities," and characterizes the security environment as "complex."
Reps. Eliot Engel and Ed Royce meet with FM, say Israel should not be expected to negotiate with Hamas, who desires Jewish state's destruction.
Defense minister says "special relations" in place between Pentagon and Defense Ministry; says Middle East a tough neighborhood experiencing chronic instability.
Because Iran nuclear agreement is so problematic, suitable response to future dangers is required, argues Amos Yadlin.
President hosts delegation of Democrats from the US Congress.
"Our pledge to defend Israel is rock solid, and the alliance has never been stronger," visiting Ash Carter says.
Wendy Sherman says Israeli experts “essential” in formulating certain aspects of deal.
More F-35 fighter jets and increased funding for the development of defense systems may be part of increased US defense package.
By NOAM AMIR/MAARIV HASHAVUA
"In regards to security, I am more extreme than Netanyahu," Herzog remarked.
There are fears that the case could harm relations between the two countries if the US were to provide information while Israel refused.
Washington's political class may obsess over the optics of Netanyahu's address. But it must prepare for the potential of greater crisis to come.
Transportation minister orders that Uvda airport near Eilat be utilized to replace Ben-Gurion Airport beginning noon local time.
On his twitter account, Bloomberg wrote, "This evening I will be flying on El Al to Tel Aviv to demonstrate that it is safe to fly in and out of Israel."
Delta flight en route to Tel Aviv diverted to Paris; Some American carriers announce indefinite suspension, several European airlines follow suit.
By NIV ELIS,LAHAV HARKOV
European and US airlines suspend flights to and from Israel after rocket falls 5km from Ben Gurion; El Al has historically continued flight service during times of war.
While the State Department alert acknowledges the success of Iron Dome, it adds that "there have been impacts that have caused damage and injury."
An American president using the time-honored rhetorical weapons of anti-Semites to improve poll numbers has been sickening to many, but perhaps most of all to American Jews who voted to elect him.
By MICHAEL BERENBAUM
"For all their talk about Middle East peace, Obama and his advisors are not at all interested in achieving it."
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Such Israeli unanimity exposes the fallacy that support for the agreement could ever serve Israel’s interests.
By ARI HAROW
If President Obama compels her to support this resolution, she must consider her position and her ability to continue as ambassador.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
A tough investigative journalist like Dayan could have made better use of the microphone.
By RUTHIE BLUM
Mister prime minister, it is time to take the “special relationship” into account in all of your actions, not just in talk.
By CHUCK FREILICH