Local News 2 Weeks Ago
  • »Royal Court Discredits ‘Failed Coup’ Rumours

    Sun 31 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Royal Hashemite Court on Saturday released a statement setting straight the rumours of a failed coup, which have been circulating the internet over the past few days.
    Following is the Court’s statement as...
  • »Protest at Parliament, Calls to Revoke Budget Bill

    Sun 31 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— A coalition of leftists and national movements and parties organised a stand-in today, Sunday, in front of Parliament, protesting the recommendation of the House Committee on Financial Affairs to pass the 2018 Budget Bill,...
  • »Activists Appeal Administrative Court’s Dismissal of Appeal against Gov’t Refusal to Disclose Gas Agreement

    Sun 31 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The activist group “Lawyers against the Gas Agreement” filed an appeal request today, Sunday, with the Supreme Administrative Court, seeking to annul the First Administrative Court’s decision to dismiss a...
  • »Embassy Shut until Israel Guarantees Killer ‘Diplomat’ Stands Trail: Jordan

    Sat 30 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Foreign Minister Spokesperson Ambassador Mohammad Kayed confirmed to AlGhad that the Israeli embassy in Amman will remain shut until Israeli authorities offer solid guarantees that the security guard, registered as a...
  • »Cold Weather Expected Today, Cold Front Affects Kingdom Monday

    Sat 30 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Temperatures will be slightly above their seasonal average on Saturday, but the weather will be relatively cold in most regions with low high and north westerly moderate to brisk winds, according to Jordan Meteorological Department...
  • »King Condoles Egyptian President over Church Attack

    Sat 30 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II, on Friday, sent a cable to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi, offering condolences over the loss of life in the terrorist attack that targeted Mar Mina church in Helwan district, south of Cairo.
    In the...
Local News 3 Weeks Ago
  • »Minister Calls for Cooperation in Population Studies, Development Field

    Thu 28 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Members of the Higher Population Council on Wednesday discussed accomplishments of the council in the 4th quarter of this year, its annual plan and its 2018 draft budget.
    Minister of Planning and International Cooperation and chairman...
  • »Businessman Dies in Car Crash, Three Others Injured

    Thu 28 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Jordanian businessman Nadim Gharghour passed away today, Tuesday, in a car accident, when a truck went off road and drove into two vehicles on the Amman-South Jordan Valley route.
    Three others were injured in the...
  • »Police Deny ‘Incident of Egyptian Dragged in the Streets of Zarqa’

    Thu 28 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— A police source confirmed to AlGhad today, Wednesday, that the pictures circulating the internet, showing an Egyptian being dragged in the streets of Zarqa, are actually a fabrication of Egyptian media.
    In fact, the...
  • »Our Youth Marginalised

    Wed 27 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    The latest figures of Unemployment among the youth are terrifying.
    A bulk of our workforce is suspended. They are suspended from the economic machine and have no means to even dream of a better future.
    The figures issued by the department of...
  • »Municipality Corruption Cases Referred to GA

    Tue 26 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Integrity and Anti-Corruption Commission (JACC) referred four Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) cases of corruption suspicions to the General Attorney’s office, out of 21 cases where circumstantial proof of...
  • »Authorities Arrest Drug Dealers Red-Handed

    Tue 26 December / Dec 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Anti-Narcotics (AND) personnel arrested two Arab nationals red-handed selling drugs in Salt, central Jordan, a police source told AlGhad.
    According to the source, the detainees have been under surveillance for a while...
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