Local News Last Month
  • »Army to Host 10th Annual Warrior Competition Next Week

    Sun 22 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army will host the 10th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah II Special Operation Training Centre (KASOTC) on April 29 through May 7, according to a statement.
    World elite military, special...
  • »Labour Day Holiday Announced

    Sun 22 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The Kingdom will observe a public holiday on Tuesday, May 1, on the occasion of Labour Day, according to a communique issued by Prime Minister Hani Mulqi.
    All ministries, official departments and public institutions will be off that...
  • »Army Foils Infiltration, Drug Smuggling Attempt

    Sun 22 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— A joint Anti-Narcotics, Military Security and Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army operation foiled an attempt to smuggle quantities of heroin and hashish into the Kingdom from Syria, an official source the army said on Sunday....
  • »Policemen, Assailants Injured in Irbid

    Sat 21 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    IRBID —AlGhad— A police pursuit of a suspicious vehicle in Irbid, north of Jordan, Friday evening, ended with three of the passengers in the chased car assaulting the officers chasing them, who in turn opened fire at the suspects,...
  • »Authorities Arrest Drug Dealers, Traffickers, Money Forgers

    Sat 21 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Authorities arrested seven suspects in drug and currency forgery cases over the past few days, across various parts of the Kingdom, a source with the Anti-Narcotics Department (AND) told AlGhad today, Saturday.
    Two were...
  • »Teachers Announce Strike Next Thursday as Escalation against Civil Service Bureau

    Sat 21 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Teachers Association announced today, Saturday, its plan to launch a partial strike next Thursday, as part of its escalation measures against the Civil Service Bureau’s amendments to the performance standards...
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  • »Coalition to Address Up to 30 Child Brides in Jordan Every Day

    Thu 19 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— President of the Sisterhood is Global Institute – Jordan, Asma Khader, announced the launch of a national coalition to address underage marriage in Jordan on Thursday, during a press conference held at the...
  • »UK Ambassador Says Military Solution in Syria Will Not Solve Crisis

    Thu 19 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— While defending the UK’s participation in the US-led strike in Syria, British Ambassador to Amman Edward Oakden reaffirmed to AlGhad, in an exclusive interview on Tuesday, that military intervention in Syria will not...
  • »Gov’t Speaker: Sympathising with Bank Robbers is Crime

    Thu 19 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Government spokesperson and State Minister for Media Affairs Dr Mohammad Momani condemned the sweeping sympathy for bank robbers on social media today, Thursday, and described sympathisers as criminals.
    During the...
  • »Crown Prince Inspects Royal Court’s Public Service Department

    Thu 19 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah II visited the Royal Hashemite Court (RHC)’s Public Service Department today, Thursday, to inspect the quality of the services facilitated to the public.
  • »Jordanian, US Forces Carry Out Anti-Terrorism Drill

    Thu 19 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Jordanian anti-terrorism personnel and US elite forces on Wednesday carried out a joint drill in Al-Humaima training field in the south of the Kingdom during the implementation of the "Eager Lion 2018" exercises.
    The joint night war...
  • »King Receives Message from Cote d'Ivoire President

    Thu 19 April / Apr 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II received a message from the President of the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire on ways of enhancing bilateral ties and fostering coordination, conveyed by Ivory Coast Foreign Minister Marcel Amon-Tanoh during his...
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