Suspect in GID office killings arrested

  AMMAN – The main suspect involved in the attack on the Baqaa office of the General Intelligence Department (GID) was arrested Monday night, Minister...

None will be allowed to tamper with national unity, coherence —...

  AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah on Monday said that he would not allow any party to use the regional situation to tamper with...

Islamists end boycott, to run for elections in September

AMMAN — The Islamic Action Front (IAF) on Saturday announced it will take part in the upcoming parliamentary elections slated for September 20, after...

His Majesty King Abdullah speaks to Scott Pelley of CBS’ ’60...

  AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah has said that  “misunderstanding” of Islam and the region among Western allies and communities has impeded progress in...

Jordan to respond with iron fist to threat, King says, as...

      AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF), on Tuesday stressed that “Jordan will respond with...

Poverty is the most dangerous eliminator of people

  written by Dr. Sattam Al-Fayez I return back  to you again to overlook you and to write again, not for ones but  in many cases...

King meets families of fallen soldiers

  AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF), on Sunday met with the families of the...

Electricity usage drops in Ramadan as working hours reduced

AMMAN — Electricity consumption has dropped 8 per cent since the start of the fasting month of Ramadan due to shorter working hours, according...

Queen says no time to waste in education reform

AMMAN — Her Majesty Queen Rania said on Sunday there is no time to waste when it comes to reforming Jordan’s educational system, adding...

Demand for dinar still high — sector leader

  AMMAN — Demand for the dinar, the Egyptian pound and the Turkish lira is expected to rise ahead of Eid Al Adha, Jordanian Exchange...