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Palestinians, Jordanians and Israelis team up to combat earthquake risk

Posted on Friday, March 24, 2017 2:00 am

The area along the Israel-Jordan border is highly susceptible to earthquakes. Israelis, Jordanians and Palestinians joined forces to provide the best possible response in case such a disaster strikes

Bomb threat suspect, named Michael Kaydar, used Bitcoin, Google Voice

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:01 pm

The 19-year-old suspect’s name is Michael Kaydar. Israel’s anti-fraud squad arrested Kaydar at his home in southern Israel and searched the premises on Thursday.

Former US special envoy on antisemitism 'surprised' by JCC perpetrator

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 8:02 pm

"Something has changed in terms of antisemitism in the United States."

In spite of crisis, IBC continues hiring IBA staff

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:18 pm

New broadcaster Kan acquires star journalists

Poll: 11% say Netanyahu was truthful on political crisis

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:30 pm

But when given choices of who is most fit to be prime minister, Netanyahu was selected more than other.

Israelis, Palestinians await resolution at May’s FIFA Congress

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:09 pm

The participation of Israel’s representatives in the conference is still under doubt as the Shin Bet.

No pressure on blue-and-white in Spain

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:01 pm

Facing global powerhouse in Gijon, Israel hopes for respectable showing in World Cup qualifier.

Texas signs first ever trade agreement with settlers

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:41 pm

While in Israel Miller will also visit the Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hebron, the Dead Sea and the Temple Mount in Jerusalem.

Analysis: No elections on the horizon

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:57 pm

With everyone abuzz about talk of a “coalition crisis” and an election around the corner, Gafni said Thursday: “I predict that there will not be elections in the near future.

PM postpones coalition crisis decision

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:58 pm

Netanyahu's long-awaited meeting with Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon on the fate of the Israel Broadcasting Corporation will have to wait for Sunday.

Eisenkott ‘attentive’ to rabbis requests to change IDF mixed-gender protocol

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 1:21 pm

Some six months ago, the IDF issued a new protocol on mixed-gender service, which encouraged the formation of such units.

Senior official denies US demanded construction freeze beyond security fence

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:45 pm

The denial comes amid reports that this is what US President Donald Trump's envoy Jason Greenblatt was demanding when he was in Israel last week for talks.

Storm over MK's call to hinder IDF enlistment over mixed-gender service

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:00 pm

“The army is us, and we do not threaten ourselves,” wrote Bayit Yehudi leader Naftali Bennett.

WATCH: Hebrew 101, lessons for beginners...It may be confusing

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:48 am

The video is being called "Hebrew's Who's On First!"

Israeli security expert: 'Near-impossible' to stop London-style attack

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:41 am

Former Shin Bet official: "For me, that is one of the mistakes in Britain, not allowing police to have weapons."

Will the JCC fake bomb threat suspect be extradited?

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 10:00 am

Right now, the suspect is just a suspect and the investigation is ongoing.

Opera: Gazzetta giggles

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:35 am

The Israeli Opera presents Rossini’s comic opera.

Top 10 things to do

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:23 am

The Jpost culture guide for the week to come.

Classical: Ethnic cello, or chel-hu

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:19 am

Rali Margalit performs on this unique string instrument.

Dance: Urban entities

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:17 am

Willi Dorner’s ‘Bodies’ is performed at the March Hare Festival in Bat Yam.

Jazz: Elvis’s treasure chestnut

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:14 am

Pianist Cyrus Chestnut performs in the Hot Jazz series.

Dining: Good vibes in Givatayaim

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:11 am

Be it meat of fish, Tatti serves it with style and grace.

Dining: West Side’s story

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:09 am

The hotel restaurant serves creative kosher dishes with a continental twist.

Movies: Unaccountable adolescent antics

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 9:05 am

‘Lolo’ is an unfunny comedy with two charming actors.

Screen Savors: Rekindling old feuds

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 8:58 am

Crawford & Davis: Lange & Sarandon.

Israel and the US to collaborate on PTSD treatment programs

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 8:48 am

Deputy Defense Minister Eli Ben-Dahan to discuss PTSD in soldiers with US Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin in Washington.

The next generation’s version of ‘tikkun olam’

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:46 am

Thanks to creativity, ingenuity and the support of the Genesis Prize Foundation, Genesis Generation Challenge winners are achieving their vision of turning Jewish values into action.

'Dual US-Israeli citizen behind most JCC bomb threat calls'

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 8:15 am

There are still few details available about the suspect’s profile, but he is not in the IDF, not ultra-Orthodox, at some point made aliya and possibly has psychological problems and few friends.

Israeli clocks to spring forward overnight to daylight savings time

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:33 am

At 2 a.m. on Friday, clocks will jump ahead one hour to 3 a.m.

'Captain America' Chris Evans to star in Ethiopian Israel airlift film

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:33 am

Hollywood heartthrob set to play leading role in 'Red Sea Diving Resort.'

Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?

Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 9:46 pm

Judging from statements by Israeli leaders and military commanders over the past two days, it seems they are not seriously worried.

Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague

Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 7:02 pm

Maccabi’s roster is set to undergo a complete overhaul yet again this summer, with only five players likely to continue in 2017/18.

Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown

Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 7:00 pm

Only the winners of each group will qualify automatically for Russia 2018, with the eight best runners-up to advance to home-and-away playoffs.

Jerusalem blown out in Eurocup decider in Spain

Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 6:58 pm

Hapoel knocked out in the semifinals after suffering heavy defeat to Valencia in Game 3 of series.

Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan

Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 6:45 pm

Keren Neubach, the journalist politicians love to hate, named radio host.

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