Local News Today
  • »Preliminary Blueprints for New Amman City Ready

    Sun 22 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Prime Minister Hani Mulqi stated during a forum at the Prime Ministry today, Sunday, that the government is done outlining the preliminary blueprints for the new Amman city, a municipal scheme to ‘renovate and...
  • »King, Abbas Hold Summit in Amman

    Sun 22 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— His Majesty King Abdullah II received the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas today, Sunday, at the Husseiniya Palace in Amman.
    His Majesty and President Abbas extensively discussed issues of bilateral concern and...
  • »Jordan Welcomes Raqqa Liberation as Triumph over Terrorism

    Sun 22 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— State Minister for Media Affairs and government spokesperson Mohammad Momani welcomed the announcement of Raqqa’s full liberation in a statement he made earlier today, Sunday, describing it as humanity’s...
  • »Army Foils Infiltration, Drug Smuggling Attempt

    Sun 22 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— A military source with the General Command of the Jordan Armed Forces — Arab Army said that the north eastern border watch units, in coordination with the Anti-Narcotics Department (AND), have managed to intercept...
  • »Bridge in South Jordan Valley Partially Collapsed

    Sun 22 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    JORDAN VALLEY —AlGhad— A bridge in the South Jordan Valley on route to the Dead Sea has partially collapsed earlier today, Sunday, endangering the lives of drivers and locals.
    District acting governor Dr Firas Faour said that...
Local News Yesterday
  • »Our Daily Bread

    Sat 21 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    Generally, Jordanians have had bad experiences with cash subsidies, for a variety of good reasons.
    Firstly, the idea of lining up to collect cash subsidies is degrading, and makes citizens feel manipulated.
    Secondly, Jordanians are uncomfortable...
  • »Man Utd’s Mourinho Bashes Team for Bad Attitude after 2-1 Loss to Huddersfield

    Sat 21 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said their attitude in the 2-1 defeat at Huddersfield was worse than a friendly match.
    Huddersfield took a two-goal lead in the first half, before Marcus Rashford's late consolation goal.
    United's first loss...
  • »King Condoles Egyptian President, Jordan Denounces Terror Attack

    Sat 21 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — His Majesty King Abdullah II, Saturday sent His condolences to the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi over the death of security personnel, who passed away in Friday's shoot-out with armed terrorists in Giza, claiming the lives of...
  • »Girl Dead, 5 Injured, All Jordanians, in Dubai Accidents

    Sat 21 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    DUBAI — A 16-year-old Jordanian girl was killed and five other Jordanians were injured in a road accident that occurred Friday on the Dubai-Sharjah highway in the United Arab Emirate, according to police.
    Col Saeed Bin Suliman, director of...
  • »Wehdat U-15 Team Assailants Arrested, Others at Large

    Sat 21 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Jordanian Football Association (JFA) condemned the assault against the Wehdat U-15 team following yesterday’s versus the Feisali U-15 team, which resulted in a number of injuries among players and team...
Local News Last Week
  • »On the Noble Jordanians

    Thu 19 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    Allow me to dedicate this article to brainstorming ideas fitting of the weekend, away from all the politics and analyses.
    On social media, a friend of mind, Mohammad Omari, spoke about the Jordanians society, its professional segments, noting his...
  • »Army Foils Inbound Drug Smuggle from Syria

    Thu 19 October / Oct 2017. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— A joint military, anti-narcotics force intercepted and foiled an inbound drug smuggling attempt through the northern borders with Syria Wednesday night, a ranking military source with the Jordan Armed Forces — Arab...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 »