Local News Thursday
  • »Occupation Authorities Apologise for Jordanian Victims of Embassy and Border Killings

    Thu 18 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Israeli occupation authorities officially apologised for the murder of Jordanians Mohammad Jawawdeh, Dr Mashar Hamarneh and Judge Raed Zuaitar, Jordanian Minister for Media Affairs and government spokesperson Dr...
  • »GAM Declares State of Maximum Emergency

    Thu 18 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) has announced a state of Maximum Emergency ahead of the low polar frontier due to arrive in Jordan Friday around dawn.
    Field response teams, personnel and machinery...
  • »Detained Press Figures Released on Bail

    Thu 18 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Amman Attorney General’s office has agreed to bail out  Press Association Council member and Jafra News Chief Editor Omar Maharmeh and journalist Shadi Zayati today, Thursday, after the Association held...
  • »Deceased Jordanian in Egypt Possibly Murdered

    Thu 18 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— The Egyptian authorities officially informed the Jordanian Embassy in Cairo today, Thursday, that the missing Jordanian Naim Mahmoud Manasrah, was in fact found dead last night, Wednesday, according to a source at the...
  • »Senate to Discuss Royal Papers

    Thu 18 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The Senate will start as of next Sunday a series of meetings chaired by Senate President Faisal Fayez to discuss the 7 Royal Discussion Papers published by His Majesty King Abdullah II.
    Fayez said that consultative meetings for Senate...
  • »Polar Front to Bring Rain, Snow Thursday Midnight

    Thu 18 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Cold and cloudy conditions are forecast to continue on Thursday with scattered showers in the northern areas, the Jordan Meteorological Department(JMD) said.
    Winds will be southwesterly brisk with speed reaching 50-60 Km and gusts...
  • »Balance is Difficult!

    Thu 18 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    The government says that there is no other way but to raise prices on so many commodities and services to fund its budget deficit.
    Additionally, there is the regional situation and the reception of foreign grants and aid to consider, especially the...
Local News Wednesday
  • »Markets Edging on Chaos, Citizens Stressed over Price Hikes

    Wed 17 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN —AlGhad— Citizens have expressed to AlGhad’s reporters their general dissatisfaction with the recent price hikes and de-subsidisation of various commodities, in light of the 2018 General Budget law, which was passed earlier...
  • »World's Largest Helicopter Joins RJAF Fleet

    Wed 17 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The world's largest airlift helicopter, MI-26T2, arrived on Wednesday in Marka Military Airport to join the Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF) fleet.
    The Mi-26T2 is able to carry up to 82 passengers or 20,000 kg of load on a underneath...
  • »Army Foils Infiltration Attempt from Syria

    Wed 17 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — A Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army source said that the Eastern Military Command Tuesday foiled an infiltration attempt by four persons trying to cross the border from Syria.
    Border Guards applied the rules of engagement, killing one...
  • »Cabinet Approves Establishment of First Educational Waqf

    Wed 17 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — The Cabinet approved the establishment of the first educational waqf (endowment), upon a recommendation by the ministers of education, awqaf and finance, with the aim of urging the local community and civil society institutions to...
  • »Masri Takes Oath before King as Minister of Municipal Affairs, Transport

    Wed 17 January / Jan 2018. 12:00 AM
    AMMAN — Waleed Al Masri on Wednesday was sworn in before His Majesty King Abdullah II as Minister of Municipal Affairs and Transport Minister .
    The ceremony, held at the Husseiniya Palace, was attended by Prime Minister Hani Mulki and Royal...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 »