04.29.2016 | 21 Nisan, 5776
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestinians clash with IDF forces as Jewish worshipers visit Joseph’s Tomb
Exclusive: Israeli envoy slams Austria’s hosting of Palestinian hijacker terrorist
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Bikini blunder?: Bar Refaeli swimsuit collection accused of copying $11 eBay design
Analysis: Are US, Israel winning or losing newest cyber battles
Police suspect Ma'aleh Adumim man shot and killed terminally ill wife, before killing self
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Mimouna all night long
Katz: We can’t count on US at UN
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
ISRAELI OPERA Gounod: Romeo and Juliet TA Opera House, April 18
Dining: A roadside attraction
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
Your investments: Omer and building wealth
COLUMN ONE: Defeating Hamas in America
Israel’s economy: Reasons to be cheerful – and some for concern
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Should we visit Auschwitz?
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Five years on, Jordan grapples with Syrian refugee crisis
Explosion in Turkey's Bursa caused by female suicide bomber
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
Report: Iran looks to deploy Hamas in the battle to liberate Mosul from ISIS
South African president in Iran to develop ties
US to buy heavy water from Iran's nuclear program in $8.6m deal
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
Next year on Alpha Centauri: Stephen Hawking wishes friends 'Pesach Sameach'
Hundreds attend 1st Jewish film festival in Casablanca
UK Jewish backers of Muslim NUS head slam 'Islamophobic witch hunt'
Vandals deface Orthodox New York neighborhood with swastikas
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Optical guide will keep orthopedic procedures on target
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
Trump, Clinton score early wins in Northeast states
Trump slams 'B-actor' with 'no mojo'
VIDEO: A 'Hassidic Jew' and 'devout Muslim' walk the streets of New York
This week in 60 seconds: Priestly blessings and religious brawls
Grapevine: Finally, a family center
Just Torah: Passover: A means – not an end in itself
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Can you solve this riddle?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
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
Appeasement for Peace?
Just look at Miriam now
It's The Jews Fault, They Could Have Prevented WWII!....
"I see Abu Mazen as principally responsible for the wave of terrorism," Israel's energy minister said.
Security cabinet meets for second straight day to decide government moves.
By HERB KEINON
Likud Minister Steinitz says Israel will make it clear to US, Russia and other world powers that Iranian forces must not be allowed to mass on Israel's border.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Qatar's Foreign Minister Khalid Mohamed A. Al-Attiyah asserted that the “major issue” behind all the turbulence in the Middle East is “that we are lagging behind on the peace process."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,HERB KEINON
Strategic Affairs Minister Steinitz to head delegation to Washington in hopes of heading off diplomatic deal that allows Iran to maintain nuclear weapons breakout capability.
Intelligence minister says weapons building in Strip a gross violation of interim agreement Abbas signed 20 years ago.
NYT op-ed argues that 2-year budget would reduce the political bickering, brinksmanship that lead to unnecessary economic standoffs.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN AND NIV ELIS
Potash Corp. abandons bid to acquire Israeli chemical giant after two months of vocal opposition from Israeli politicians.
By NIV ELIS
Outgoing finance minister Steinitz wishes Lapid luck in carrying the "50-ton" burden of the position.
Transcript of meetings by committee appointed following 2011 social protests reveals effort to make recommendations easier to implement.
Israel Electric Corporation to establish a nationwide fiber-optics network that will allow super-fast Internet speeds.
The business end of beer is not all bubbles and foam, with one word summing up collective displeasure: taxes.
Yuval Steinitz says a Likud-led government likely would hold tax rates steady, but refuses to reveal party’s budget program.
By NADAV SHEMER
Finance Minister Steinitz announces revised economic forecast, predicts Israel's economy will grow by 3.5% in 2013.
By GLOBES AND JPOST.COM STAFF
The finance minister blasted Labor leader Shelly Yachimovich's economic program as a plan for economic destruction.
By YOSSI NISSAN
Histadrut-Treasury agreement completes negotiations started following general strike earlier this year.
Israel's economic state is nothing more than satisfactory.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
Environment minister rounds off a week full of meetings with high-level officials said to be interested in Israel’s natural gas resources, as well as those with stakes in the off-shore reservoirs.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The decision impacts the country's two power plants that still operate predominantly on coal.
By SHARON UDASIN
Legal clause to unfreeze gas program to be activated by new Minister of the Economy, Benjamin Netanyahu.
Netanyahu: "I see great importance in cooperation with Italy also in the field of energy."
After six months of disagreements among government officials , Steinitz released the final terms of ongoing negotiations for public commentary.
Likud member makes remarks at minister exchange ceremony with outgoing post-hold Silvan Shalom.
Strategic affairs minister says measures taken to downsize establishment should not be publicized so as not to inform Israel's enemies.
Liberman: "No question" Assad using WMDs against his own people; Erdan: Iron Dome won’t offer protection from missile barrage in future.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN AND LAHAV HARKOV
Intelligence minister addresses Obama in statement, says demilitarization need not wait until final Israeli-Palestinian agreement.
International relations minister dismisses Palestinian demands for continued peace negotiations.
Speaking at Conference of Presidents in Jerusalem, intelligence minister says Iran could pose existential threat to Israel, US if Geneva deal goes bad.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
‘Tripartite Committee does not need to be reconvened’; PLO: Israel is ‘vastly exaggerating’ Palestinian incitement for propaganda purposes.
Strategic affairs minister says peace with Palestinians impossible until PA leader stops incitement against Israel, Jews.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
Strategic affairs minister says past Israeli withdrawals showed no security arrangement can guarantee Israel's safety.
Not Israel, the Palestinian Authority, or the Americans are considering this proposal during the negotiations, MK Ahmed Tibi said.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
“Nobody will be expelled from their homes or dispossessed of his possessions,” foreign minister says.
Prime minister meets with heads of parties, tells them he cannot accept repeated insubordination in the coalition.
By GIL HOFFMAN
International Relations Minister says Israel is not opposed to a diplomatic solution, but it must follow the Libyan track, rather than the North Korean.
Steinitz warns against repeating same mistakes made with N. Korea.
Likud minister warns against inaction in Syria: “Iran understands today that there is nothing backing up all the threats against it.”
Likud minister reacts angrily to incident in which Netanyahu forced him to leave security cabinet meeting at Lapid's request.
Ministers' responses mixed to president's speech at World Economic Forum meeting in Jordan.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Strategic Defense Minister in 'Daily Telegraph,' queries why UK support for Israel less than other English speaking democracies.
Strategic Affairs minister says at 'Jerusalem Post' Conference that Iran is equal to thirty nuclear North Koreas.
By SAM SOKOL, JPOST CORRESPONDENT
Contrary to US media reports, Strategic Affairs minister says Israel did not pressure US to take military action against Syria.
By SAM SOKOL, MICHAEL WILNER
Obama's speech was met with mixed reactions; MK Miri Regev believes it was "offensive to Netanyahu."
"We don't like that they seem to be taking away our authority," one senior ministry official remarks.
Outgoing finance minister recommends to successor: Cut spending carefully, keep two-year budget.
Labor chairwomen requests all parties to replace Netanyahu and create emergency unity gvn't to fight for "change in power."
New grants toward land purchases now available in 87 West Bank settlements, drawing ire of Left.
Le ministre des Finances, Youval Steinitz, a accordé un entretien exclusif au Jerusalem Post. Et défendu son bilan
By LISA BECK
Once it made the mistake of agreeing to bribe the PA, freeing killers was Israel’s least bad option.
By EVELYN GORDON
Money will go toward round-the-clock efforts to help victims of disasters, as well as the recruitment of new volunteers.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Both sides to step up action to rehabilitate Gaza, provide assistance.
Strategic affairs minister warns against the prospect of Washington engaging in talks with Iran to stave off sectarian strife in Iraq.
Strategic affairs minister warns world powers against signing deal that allows Iran to remain a threshold nuclear power while granting it legitimacy; says extending talks better than rushing to sign deal at any cost.
Minister says Israel won't join "false celebration" over interim deal; says room for legitimate argument between Israel, US on Iran.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Strategic affairs minister say US-offered relief would make it more difficult to enforce other sanctions.
Intelligence minister says even at 3.5% enrichment, Tehran could weaponize within months, make 5-7 bombs in first year.
Intelligence minister tells Post Tehran has yet to show real willingness to give up nuclear program.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Washington Post releases details of internal Israeli documents on Iran, saying Iran can create bomb fuel "within weeks".
By MAYA SHWAYDER, JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
"Rouhani smarter than Ahmadinejad," says Likud minister, warning Iran will develop nukes under guise of moderation.
Powers, Iran fail to end nuclear stalemate in talks; Steinitz says Tehran is using talks to pave way toward an atomic bomb.
By HERB KEINON AND REUTERS
Finance minister blames Barak's office for Kuwaiti report claiming he gave reporters information from security cabinet meetings.
Strategic Affairs Minister tells the 'Post' that Herzog and Livni will not be able to hinder the Iranian nuclear issue like Netanyahu can.
By GIL HOFFMAN,SHULY WASSERSTROM
Watch full interview on the second episode of The Jerusalem Post Election Arena later today.
The minister affirmed that security cooperation between Israel and Egypt is "better than ever," and asserted that "flooding is a good solution" for tackling Hamas' intricate tunnel systems.
By YOSSI MELMAN
Steinitz says attack was dealt with.
Hydrocarbon exports are ‘golden opportunity’ to bolster ‘axis of peace’ of Israel, Egypt and Jordan, energy minister says
Israel Meteorological Service predicts occasional showers accompanied by isolated thunderstorms from the North to the northern Negev on Tuesday.
Italian firm Eni’s visit here is testimony that international energy companies are interested in Israel, cabinet minister tells Post.
Steinitz rushed from bed to vote in his slippers in the middle of the night; Deri kills time by pontificating about his middle name.
Steinitz was reacting to the annual report issued by Washington which determined that terrorist attacks worldwide surged by more than a third and fatalities soared by 81 percent in 2014.
By DANA SOMBERG/MAARIV HASHAVUA
Jacob Lew defended by Sharansky and as a true friend of Israel.
Likud Minister slams boycott movement as racist and discusses "bad" Iran nuclear deal at Jpost Annual Conference.
By FRANK G. RUNYEON
Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz panned Ankara's decision to skip the Munich Security Conference.
Lockheed will begin delivering the first of a batch of 19 fully operational jets to the IAF starting December 2016.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN,REUTERS
Earlier Wednesday, the minister said Israel was lobbying world powers anew against any Iranian nuclear deal that would let Tehran retain potential bomb-making technologies.
By LAHAV HARKOV,REUTERS
Energy minister takes umbrage at Ernest Moniz's comment that if he were Israeli, he would support the Iran deal.
By HERB KEINON,JPOST.COM STAFF
Steinitz responds to comments US Secretary of State John Kerry made Friday that were interpreted by some as a warning for Israel to temper their criticism of Iran deal.
Steinitz characterized as “naive” those who believe that sanctions relief that will pour some $150 billion into the Iranian economy will not have an effect on the Middle East.
Strategic Affairs minister speaks to the 'Post' in pre-election interview.
Steinitz takes part in panel at Munich Security Conference in Germany.
If the Iranians get the right centrifuges, they will be two or three months away from nuclear weapons, intelligence minister warns.
Kuperwasser: Regional powers feel US turning on its allies, Palestinians not ready for peace.
Ya'alon: PM presented accurate picture on Iranian threat.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN, JPOST.COM STAFF
Likud Minister does not have "full faith" in Russian proposal, but says it has potential to end tragedy in Syria, threat to Israel.
By REUTERS, JPOST.COM STAFF
Strategic affairs minister says Assad might not just survive, but also regain territory he has lost to the opposition.
"We have reason to believe that there is still room to convince the Russians on this matter," strategic affairs minister says.
Former intelligence head to focus on threats from Syria and Iran; reiterates US and Israel "on the same side."
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Finance Minister Steinitz says should PA continue to advance UN statehood bid, Israel will stop collecting tax revenues.
Ex-finance minister and current Strategic Affairs Minister Steinitz calls budget proposal "logical," adding that education is not cheap.
MKs and ministers make an attempt at humor in YouTube videos for the New Year.
Olmert accuses PM of exaggerating on Iran nukes, but Steinitz says Tehran could produce 20-30 nukes a year; the two join Gabi Ashkenazi, Meir Dagan, Michael Oren and Alan Dershowitz at annual conference in New York.
Live video and Twitter coverage of the 2013 Annual Herzliya Conference: Time for New National and Regional Agendas.
Israel needs to conduct a powerful policy of regular education.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
Into the Fray: How is it that, time after time, the electorate ends up with a gov't adopting precisely the policy it urged voters to reject?
By MARTIN SHERMAN
"President unapologetic for responsibility to the hundreds who died unnecessarily due to his disastrous involvement in the Oslo Accords."
While we cannot promise clear-cut conclusions, we can promise a stimulating and well-informed discussion of the issues.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Many issues that will presumably accompany the upcoming visit to Israel by the foreign minister of Spain, Jose Manuel Garcia-Margolo.
By ALAN BAKER
The law, which still states that it is forbidden to use the airwaves for
campaigning, is violated daily.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK
Ministers claim indifference due to American bi-partisan support for Israel; Meretz throws Obama party; Tibi remains ambivalent.
By LAHAV HARKOV AND CHARLES BYBELEZER