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Some big Jordan unions strike after...

Some big Jordan unions strike after...

World

Wed, Jun 6 2018

Shops and pharmacies closed in Jordan's capital on Wednesday as some unions pressed ahead with

King Abdullah of Jordan: Balancing on...

King Abdullah of Jordan: Balancing on...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The writing has been on Jordan’s wall since the 2011 protests when in a seismic shift of Jordanian...

Jordan's king replaces PM to defuse...

Jordan's king replaces PM to defuse...

Middle East

Mon, Jun 4 2018

The protests widened on Saturday after Mulki refused to scrap a bill increasing personal and corporate...

‘The demographic tsunami in the region...

‘The demographic tsunami in the region...

Shafayat Nazam Rasul

Fri, May 25 2018

The following is the first of a two-part English translation of HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal’s...

Jordan: Arabs seek recognition for Palestinian...

Jordan: Arabs seek recognition for Palestinian...

Middle East

Sun, Jan 7 2018

US President Donald Trump's controversial decision in December to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital...

Palestinian billionaire Masri detained...

Palestinian billionaire Masri detained...

Middle East

Sun, Dec 17 2017

Reports of his detention surfaced on Thursday in the local media in Jordan where Masri's multi-billion...

Jordan begins diplomatic offensive ahead...

Jordan begins diplomatic offensive ahead...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Trump suggested earlier this year he was open to new ways to achieve Middle East peace that did not necessarily...

Jordan’s Queen Rania urges global community...

Jordan’s Queen Rania urges global community...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Oct 24 2017

'The world’s response has been muted'

Jordan border crossing with Iraq to...

Jordan border crossing with Iraq to...

Middle East

Wed, Aug 30 2017

Iraqi troops pulled out of the Tureibil post, on the 180km border, in summer 2014 after the militants...

Jordan scraps controversial rape...

Jordan scraps controversial rape...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 1 2017

Jordan registered more than 160 rape cases last year, according to official figures

Israel embassy shooting in Jordan complicates...

Israel embassy shooting in Jordan complicates...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 24 2017

The Jordanian news site Hala Akhbar, which is linked to the kingdom’s military, quoted diplomatic and...

Israel cites immunity for guard in deadly...

Israel cites immunity for guard in deadly...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 24 2017

An Israeli security guard shot dead a Jordanian who attacked him with a screwdriver at the Israeli Embassy...

Security source: Two Jordanians die...

Security source: Two Jordanians die...

World

Mon, Jul 24 2017

Israel has imposed a ban on reporting the incident and has made no public comment

Ceasefire in southern Syria goes into...

Ceasefire in southern Syria goes into...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 9 2017

Six years of fighting and siege have devastated Daraa, one of the first cities to see large protests...

At White House, Jordan king to present...

At White House, Jordan king to present...

Middle East

Tue, Apr 4 2017

With the summit declaration to back his case, Jordan's king will be able to tell Trump that Arab leaders...

From rags to riches: How one woman defied...

From rags to riches: How one woman defied...

Development

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Bangladesh Overseas Employment Services Limited has started a programme that protects the rights of female...

Jordan declares end of castle siege,...

Jordan declares end of castle siege,...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 19 2016

Jordanian security forces said they killed four "terrorist outlaws" after flushing them out of a castle...

Canadian tourist among seven dead in...

Canadian tourist among seven dead in...

Middle East

Sun, Dec 18 2016

A Canadian woman was killed in shootout at Jordanian castle, other tourists believed to be trapped

Nuclear energy: Who's advancing and...

Nuclear energy: Who's advancing and...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Following is a checklist of the main countries retreating on nuclear power, and those who intend to push...

How Saudi-Iran proxy war tore apart...

How Saudi-Iran proxy war tore apart...

Uncategorized

Wed, Nov 23 2016

The history of their rivalry tracks and helps to explain - the Middle East's disintegration, particularly...

Jordanian writer shot dead outside court...

Jordanian writer shot dead outside court...

World

Sun, Sep 25 2016

Nahed Hattar was arrested last month after he shared a caricature that depicted a bearded man in heaven...