Army rises to Rakban camp challenge, security threats

  A Border Guards member is seen on the border with Syria on Tuesday (Photo by Amjad Ghsoun) RAKBAN — In an arid land 500 kilometres...

King meets Trump’s special envoy

  AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday met with the US President Donald Trump's Special International Negotiations Representative Jason D. Greenblatt, a Royal...

King holds summit meeting with Egypt’s Sisi

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi on Tuesday in Cairo held a summit meeting, during which they...

Authorities crack down on suspected terrorists in Karak, other areas

Authorities crack down on suspected terrorists in Karak, other areas AMMAN — Four security officers were killed during a raid on a suspected terrorist hideout...

Outstanding teachers honoured, urged to lead ‘renaissance’

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday honoured the winners of the 2016 Queen Rania Awards for Excellence in Education (QRAEE) and urged...

 Temperatures to rise five degrees above average this week

AMMAN — Temperatures during this week are expected to be five degrees higher than their annual average for this time of the year,...

Slovenian president begins official visit to Jordan

AMMAN — Slovenian President Borut Pahor, who arrived in Amman on Friday, visited the Zaatari Refugee Camp on Saturday and had a first-hand look...

Queen honours schools for promoting health-conscious practices

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania on Tuesday honoured 67 schools as recipients of the Healthy Schools National Accreditation for the academic year 2015-2016. Under...

Army chief says border closure ‘to protect national security’

AMMAN — King’s Military Adviser and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs-of-Staff Gen. Mashal Al Zaben on Tuesday said the security of the Kingdom and...

Qatar leadership keen on better ties with Jordan — foreign minister

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday received Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, with whom he discussed Jordanian-Qatari relations...