Jordanians condemn terrorist attack, vow to remain united

  AMMAN — Jordanians on Monday condemned the "barbarity and inhumanity" of the terrorist attack that killed five intelligence personnel at dawn, but vowed that...

King renews confidence in military, security agencies

  AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF), on Tuesday reiterated his confidence in the army...

King urges boost in public confidence in polls

King urges boost in public confidence in polls   His Majesty King Abdullah meets with the Independent Elections Commission’s board of commissioners at Al Husseiniya Palace...

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...

Stage not mature for parliamentary gov’t, analysts say; gov’t says road...

  AMMAN — Analysts do not expect the coming elections to see a mature parliamentary government experience, citing lack of “essential ingredients” for such a...

Jordan urges greater Mediterranean cooperation to face global challenges

  Planning and International Cooperation Minister Imad Fakhoury speaks at a meeting of the Union for the Mediterranean, held at the Dead Sea, on Thursday...

King attends ‘Flag Parade’ to mark Revolt centennial

AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah, the Supreme Commander of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF), on Thursday attended the “Flag Parade” organised by...

Cabinet forms ‘decision task forces’ led by PM deputies

  AMMAN – The Council of Ministers on Wednesday formed work teams headed by the three deputy prime ministers to discuss “the necessary decisions to...

Mulki’s government takes oath of office before King

Mulki’s government takes oath of office before King AMMAN – Prime Minister Hani Mulki and his Cabinet were sworn in Wednesday before His Majesty King...

Jordan to witness ‘historic’ parade to mark revolt centennial

Jordan to witness ‘historic’ parade to mark revolt centennial AMMAN — Several rehearsals have been conducted over the past week in preparation for a ceremony...