• Riots in North Jordan Town over Youth’s Death

    IRBID —AlGhad— Residents of the north Jordanian town of Mazar Shamali, in Irbid, have taken to the streets today, Thursday, in protest over the death of one youth, 18, who was run over Tuesday night. Protestors are demanding that the...
  • Odd Things that Happen to Your Body when it’s Cold Outside

    Unless you’re blessed to live in a magically warm climate all year round (looking at you, Californians and Floridians), frostier weather is rapidly approaching. And that can come with some unexpected mental and physical side effects. Changes...
  • Free Zone Exports Up 3% in October

    AMMAN —AlGhad— Free trade zone exports increased by JOD8.9 million, approximately 3 per cent, in October 2017, to JOD342.6 million, compared to October 2016, according to a statement by the Jordan Free and Development Zones Group (ZFZ)...
  • Missing Elderly Found Dead in Tafileh

    TAFILEH —AlGhad— A police source confirmed to AlGhad that the body of an elderly man, in his seventies, reported missing nearly a month ago, was found in a clearing between the towns between Qadisyah and Husseiniyah, in the governorate...
  • US Dollar Up, Oil Slips as US Supplies Undermine OPEC Cuts

    CAPITALS —AlGhad— The US dollar steadied out against a basket of major currencies on Thursday after rebounding from a more than three-week low, as oil prices edge lower due to rising US production and inventories, threatening to...
  • French FM in Riyadh, Hariri Said to Leave for Paris in 48 Hours

    The French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has said, during a visit to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia’s capital, today, Thursday, that the Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri can travel "when he wants" to France from Saudi Arabia, where officials in Beirut allege he is being detained.
  • The Netherlands Brace for 'No Deal' on Brexit

    CAPITALS — The Netherlands could be one of the hardest-hit EU countries if the UK leaves the bloc without an agreement. The Dutch government is expected to unveil plans this week in preparation for a hard Brexit. The port of Rotterdam is just...