• Days of Israel-Bashing at UN Are Over, US Envoy Says at AIPAC

    NEW YORK — The US ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, Monday at Washington's biggest pro-Israel forum, vowed never to allow "Israel-bashing" at the world body. Haley was addressing the annual American Israel Public Affairs...
  • UN Chief Visits Zaatari Refugee Camp

    MAFRAQ — The United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, Tuesday visited the Zaatari refugee camp, some 80km northeast of Amman, where he checked on the conditions and needs of Syrian refugees. Guterres commended the major role...
  • In Breakthrough Discovery, Scientists Mass-Produce Artificial Blood

    Every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood, and every year, 4.5 million Americans would die without life-saving blood transfusions. Not nearly enough blood is being donated to meet the growing demand, leading to shortages that prevent lives...
  • Trump to Sweep Away Obama Climate Change Policies

    WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump is due to sign an executive order to overturn key parts of the Obama administration's plan to tackle global warming. The move will undo the Clean Power Plan which required states to slash carbon...
  • His Majesty Bestows King of Saudi with Medal of Highest Honour

    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II, while attending a military exhibition at the Banner Square (al Raya), at the Royal Hashemite Court today, Tuesday, honoured the King of Saudi Arabia, Salman bin Abdul Aziz, with the highest medal of...
  • His Majesty and King Salman of Saudi Hold Summit

    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II and Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud held a summit in Amman on Monday evening focusing on ways of strengthening Jordanian-Saudi relations and the latest developments in...