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Fatah official: Arab states pressuring us to accept ‘deal of the century’:

April 21st, 2019


Trump has nothing to offer us, Netanyahu doesn’t believe in peace, says Abbas

By KHALED ABU TOAMEH


Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei replaces IRGC commander:

April 21st, 2019


"The Supreme Leader has appointed Salami as the new commander-in-chief of the Guards, who will replace Mohammad Ali Jafari."

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN


Communication minister lauds UAE billionaire's comments on Israel:

April 21st, 2019


The Emirati businessman posed a question on Twitter on Friday, asking "Why do the GCC countries not sign a peace treaty with Israel?"

By HAGAY HACOHEN


Passover brings big political appetites - Analysis:

April 21st, 2019


There are those who refrain from eating matza, because they do not like the taste and the texture. That appears to be the case with all of Benjamin Netanyahu's potential coalition partners.

By GIL HOFFMAN


Sri Lanka: Bombs kill more than 200 in churches, hotels on Easter Sunday:

April 21st, 2019


Three Sri Lankan churches and three hotels were hit by explosions on Easter Sunday, wounding several people, police sources said.

By REUTERS


Sri Lanka terrorism has hallmarks of previous attacks:

April 21st, 2019


When it comes to mass murder and coordinated terror attacks, we have a long list of experiences to compare.

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN


Netanyahu offers aid to Sri Lanka after Easter attack:

April 21st, 2019


No Israelis were hurt in the attacks, according to the Foreign ministry.

By HERB KEINON


Findings of ballot-stuffing in Arab towns sent to A-G for criminal probe:

April 21st, 2019


Any party can send observers to any polling place in the country. In this year’s election, Likud observers were caught with hidden cameras in several mostly Arab areas.

By LAHAV HARKOV


German MP becomes first to urge banks to shut accounts of BDS group:

April 21st, 2019


The Green Party politician Volker Beck tweeted on April 8: “Hello Bank for Social Economy. Boycott the boycotts! Close the account of BDS supporters!”

By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL


Jewish comedian Zelenskiy wins Ukrainian presidential race by landslide:

April 21st, 2019


The national exit poll showed Volodymyr Zelenskiy had won 73 percent of the vote with Petro Poroshenko winning just 25 percent.

By REUTERS


Easter, Good Friday celebrated in Jerusalem - watch:

April 21st, 2019


The ceremonial lighting of the "holy fire" took place at the historic church.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Iranian chess champion forfeits match with Israeli in Germany:

April 21st, 2019


This is not the first time such an incident has occured. In January, another Iranian player Aryan Gholami refused to play Israeli Ariel Erenberg in the Rilton Cup in Sweden.

By ILANIT CHERNICK


France still struggling to accept French Jews and Muslims:

April 21st, 2019


France is home to both the largest Jewish (600,000) and largest Muslim (5.7 million) populations in Europe,

By ELISABETH BECKER/JTA


Breakthroughs in neurological treatment at Shaare Zedek:

April 21st, 2019


In less than three years, since the opening of the Helmsley Neurological Institute, Shaare Zedek has become one of Israel’s leading centers for the diagnosis and treatment of stroke.

By ALAN ROSENBAUM


Erdogan wishes happy Passover to the Jewish community in Turkey:

April 21st, 2019


"During the holidays, I would like to congratulate all the Jews, especially the Jewish citizens of Turkey, with whom we live in peace from the bottom of our hearts."

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Why is the Last Supper on a different night than all other Seder nights?:

April 21st, 2019


The tie between Passover and Easter dates back to the Last Supper, when Jesus had a Passover Seder soon before his crucifixion. This happened on what is now Maundy Thursday, three days before Easter.

By TZVI JOFFRE


In Israel, young Jews more likely to keep Passover than parents:

April 19th, 2019


The survey, released just before the start of Passover last year, found that some 71% of Israelis between the ages of 18 and 34 cleaned their house for the holiday.

By MAAYAN JAFFE-HOFFMAN


Antique Passover seder plate returned to Israel Museum after 50 years:

April 17th, 2019


No one knows how the holiday artifact ended up at the Ben Zvi Institute, but a sharp-eyed Israel Museum employee noticed the seder plate during a workshop.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Passover Seder's greatest hits:

April 18th, 2019


On Passover eve, it’s a common phenomenon at Seders throughout the world, beginning with the “Symbols of the Seder,” until “Had Gadya” for participants to sing joyfully.

By FERN ALLEN


Stop the outbreak:

April 21st, 2019


As of April 18, there are 3,964 cases of measles in Israel, according to the Health Ministry website.

By JPOST EDITORIAL


Grapevine April 21, 2019: From shtetl to stage:

April 20th, 2019


A round of of news from around Israel.

By GREER FAY CASHMAN


Encountering Peace: The challenges ahead:

April 17th, 2019


Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to establish a new government that will be very similar to the previous government.

By GERSHON BASKIN


Washington Watch: Bibi’s IOU:

April 17th, 2019


Bibi Netanyahu won a historic fifth term this week as Israel’s prime minister, and Donald Trump was one of the biggest donors to his campaign.

By DOUGLAS BLOOMFIELD


Editor's Notes: Politics, identity and kitniyot:

April 19th, 2019


What’s amusing is that kitniyot has got to be one of the most insignificant, marginal and unimportant issues when it comes to Jewish life.

By YAAKOV KATZ


Hillel's tech corner: Early Detection Saves Lives:

April 19th, 2019


Todos Medical is using artificial intelligence to help detect a variety of cancers and other conditions.

By HILLEL FULD


Right from Wrong: A Passover tribute to President Trump:

April 18th, 2019


Some of the cynics among us, tend to throw in a few digs at the dinner table about how we wouldn’t need so much saving at the last minute if divine intervention had kept us from needing it.

By RUTHIE BLUM


IDF orphans release letters to their fallen fathers – with balloons:

April 21st, 2019


The orphans took part in a summer camp in Tiberius arranged by the IDF Widows and Orphans Organization.

By HAGAY HACOHEN


Study shows Israel has few Eurovision loyalties:

April 21st, 2019


While Cyprus and Greece stick together and the Nordic countries vote in a bloc, Israel stands largely alone at the song contest.

By AMY SPIRO


Rain, wind and hail hits Israel over Passover - watch:

April 21st, 2019


Rare rain and hail hit Jerusalem as Israel experiences the coldest, wettest April in years.

By BEN BRESKY


How are celebs celebrating Passover?:

April 21st, 2019


Mayim Bialik, Yael Grobglas, Roseanne Barr, Joshua Malina, Matisyahu and more get in the holiday spirit.

By AMY SPIRO


IDF troops take part in US-EUCOM’s Spirit X:

April 21st, 2019


Nearly 1,300 troops from the US military took part and approximately 4,400 troops from allied and partner nations participated.

By ANNA AHRONHEIM


UNDOF commander dies unexpectedly in Israel:

April 21st, 2019


Maj.-Gen. Francis Vib-Sanziri reportedly died from a heart attack in Eilat.

By ANNA AHRONHEIM


Pakistan arrests ‘last terrorist at large’ in Daniel Pearl killing:

April 21st, 2019


Terrorist also suspect in assassination attempt against former president Musharra.

By ARSHAD MEHMOOD / THE MEDIA LINE,FELICE FRIEDSON/THE MEDIA LINE


Nasrallah warns of war this summer, worries he could be killed - report:

April 21st, 2019


Sources from within Hezbollah have denied the report, saying that all of it is a “fabric of the writer’s imagination,” according to Lebanon 24 news. Nasrallah will speak on Monday.

By TZVI JOFFRE


Iran’s VIPs just got a new IRGC commander:

April 21st, 2019


Jamiri has been an influential IRGC commander in Yazd province in central Iran. There he was known for giving zealous speeches supporting the Basij, a paramilitary unit within the IRGC.

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN


Gaza border high school student will light independence day torch:

April 21st, 2019


Gil Shlomo, having lived all her life under the constant threat of rockets from the Gaza Strip that left its mark, is an outstanding student who has devoted her time to fighting for social justice.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Israel ranked as 8th most influential country in the world - annual report:

April 21st, 2019


Annual report ranks Israel as 8th most influential country in the world

By ILANIT CHERNICK


Arab media echoes Israeli report on location of Eli Cohen's remains:

April 21st, 2019


Several Arab media outlets fully translated the article, with some also adding the appeal of Eli Cohen's widow Nadia calling on Syrian President Bashar Assad to release his remains.

By YASSER OKBI/MAARIV


India approves 'emergency purchase' of Israeli-made SPIKE Missiles:

April 21st, 2019


RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems says "no comment" on India reports to purchase 240 ATGMs and 12 launchers.

By ANNA AHRONHEIM


First explosion-proof train for TLV light rail comes off assembly line:

April 21st, 2019


The train will be the first light rail train completely manufactured in China which will enter a market of a developed country.

By TZVI JOFFRE


Jewish organizations condemn arson attack on Moscow's biggest Yeshiva:

April 21st, 2019


On Friday, the Yeshiva was set alight and Swastikas painted on its front as guests were gathering inside to take part in the Seder, an integral part of Passover holiday.

By ILANIT CHERNICK


Seagram's heiress pleads guilty in sex cult case:

April 20th, 2019


Clare Bronfman faces 21-27 months in prison.

By ZACK EVANS


Elizabeth Warren: Initiate impeachment against Trump:

April 21st, 2019


The Senator claimed that the by publishing his report, "Mueller put the next step in the hands of Congress."

By ALON EINHORN


Special U.S. Envoy Greenblatt: No reason to use 'two-state' solution:

April 20th, 2019


Special U.S Envoy Jason D. Greenblatt said during an interview on Friday to Sky News in Arabic that a 'two states' solution means different things to different people.

By HAGAY HACOHEN


U.S.'s longest recorded flu season, less severe than last season:

April 21st, 2019


"I don't remember a season like this," said Dr. Arnold Monto, a researcher from the University of Michigan who has studied respiratory illnesses for over 50 years.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Maryland reports third case of measles:

April 17th, 2019


The recent outbreak of Measles follows a person visiting the US from Israel.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Hi-tech companies raise $1.55 billion in first quarter of 2019:

April 18th, 2019


"Israeli hi-tech opened the year 2019 with momentum," said ZAG-S&W founder and managing director Shmulik Zysman.

By EYTAN HALON


Israel and Cameroon inaugurate 3D printing facility in Yaoundé:

April 17th, 2019


The facility is the first of its kind in Africa.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Rivlin, IDF head Kochavi celebrate Passover with 400 lone soldiers:

April 20th, 2019


"“I am delighted to be celebrating this festive holiday evening with you, dear soldiers," said President Rivlin at the event.

By ZACK EVANS


The Travel Advisor: Airlines that disappear in the night:

April 21st, 2019


The airline has been throwing cheap fares onto the market, making it possible to fly between continents for very little money.

By MARK FELDMAN


Butterflies swarm Lebanon's meadows in numbers unseen for 100 years:

April 18th, 2019


"The last time this migration happened in this way was back in 1917," said Magda Bou Dagher Kharrat, a professor in plant genetics in Lebanon.

By REUTERS


Hike of the Month - Gush Halav Stream:

April 17th, 2019


The hike starts at the center of Jish village. The village is inhabited mainly by Marnoite Catholics.

By EREZ SPEISER


Thousands of Israelis die every year from hospital-acquired infections:

April 21st, 2019


Hospitals were divided into three categories - large, medium and small - to enable a fair comparison of infection rates, taking into account that larger hospitals treat the most complex patients.

By EYTAN HALON


How to understand and solve complex problems:

April 21st, 2019


An Israeli scientist in Barcelona is spearheading a multidisciplinary approach to giving scientists the tools to succeed.

By CASSANDRA GOMES-HOCHBERG


Yellow vest protestors clash with police days after Notre Dame fire:

April 20th, 2019


Some officers also marched toward demonstrators to control the crowd and funnel it to Paris' Place de la Republique, where most of the demonstrators were contained in the late afternoon.

By REUTERS


Pakistan asks Iran to act on militants behind killings:

April 20th, 2019


Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said his country was angry about the attack and called for Iran to take action against BRAS militants.

By REUTERS


Did Israel use the supersonic Rampage to strike Iranian targets in Syria?:

April 21st, 2019


Israel allegedly struck an Iranian missile factory in Syria's Masyaf on Saturday.

By ANNA AHRONHEIM


Kafka’s archive must be handed over to Israel, Swiss court rules:

April 19th, 2019


Following the ruling, a number of safes kept in the vaults of a Zurich bank may be opened and their contents sent to the National Library of Israel.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF


Muslims convert to Christianity in Syrian town once besieged by ISIS:

April 16th, 2019


Though Islamic State's ultra radical interpretation of Sunni Islam has been repudiated by the Islamic mainstream, the legacy of its violence has affected perceptions of faith.

By REUTERS


Israeli schools bring on the clowns:

January 6th, 2019


“Today the therapeutic benefits of clowning are undisputed.”

By DENNIS ZINN


Mitzpeh Yericho honors Florida mayor for fight against new Airbnb policies:

December 28th, 2018


Gabriel Groisman, mayor of Bal Harbour in Florida, gets a street in Mitzpeh Yericho named after him for standing up against Airbnb's withdrawal from Judea and Samaria

By DENNIS ZINN


WATCH: Jerusalem's First Station dances for kindness:

November 12th, 2018


In honor of World Kindness day, hundreds gathered in Jerusalem's First Station for a flash mob.

By DENNIS ZINN,JERUSALEM POST STAFF


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