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A fresco at Quseir Amra desert castle near the capital Amman. (Pixabay)
April 23, 2017 - 15:34 GMT
Jordan announced that its tourism revenues rose by 14 percent in the first quarter of 2017.
Ahmad Oqailan Almoush is one of two men responsible for the burning posters of Shia clerics and encouraging people to ‘step on them, they’re Shi’ites, God curse them’. (twitter)
April 23, 2017 - 08:15 GMT
Ahmad Oqailan Almoush, the man responsible for burning posters of prominent Shia clerics in Jordan, has been arrested.
Jordanian government spokesman Mohammed Momani says Jordan continues to push for a political solution in Syria. (File/AFP)
April 22, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Jordan has rejected as “baseless” claims that it plans to deploy troops in neighbouring Syria in coordination with the US.
Jordanian security forces on patrol in the southern city of Karak. (AFP/File)
April 20, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
The suspect is accused 'promoting the ideologies of Daesh' by posting photos, videos and news about them on Facebook.
US Secretary of Defense James Mattis (L) and US Central Command Commander Joseph Votel take part in a briefing at the Pentagon in Washington, DC on April 11, 2017. (AFP/Mandel Ngan)
April 19, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Following the US attack on a Syrian government airbase earlier this month, many allies of the US will want to know how the Trump team intends to approach Syria.
The event took place on the 14th April outside a Mosque in Mafra, Jordan. (twitter)
April 19, 2017 - 12:41 GMT
Mosque-goers in Mafraq stamp over posters of Shia clerics and burn Iranian flags at Friday prayers.
Jordan driver Husam Salem in action at the 2016 Jordan Rally (Photo: Amjad Ghsoun)
April 18, 2017 - 18:15 GMT
With a little over two weeks until Jordan hosts one of its most popular sporting and social events of the year, organizers of the FIA Jordan Rally...
Photo: Facebook official page
April 16, 2017 - 05:25 GMT
The 23rd LG Dead Sea Ultra Marathon concluded on Friday with Jordanian runners winning top spots in the event.
Prince Hamzah Youth City's current football stadium (Photo: alghad.com)
April 15, 2017 - 06:36 GMT
Royal Court Secretary General Yousef Issawi on Thursday inaugurated the revamping and expanding project of the Prince Hamzah Youth City in Aqaba...
Jordan’s women team unbeaten at Asian qualifiers
April 14, 2017 - 06:37 GMT
The women’s national football team ended its Group A qualifiers for the 2018 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women’s Football Championship with an unbeaten streak after five consecutive wins in the matches held in Tajikistan.
The new deal stipulates that Paris puts at the disposal of Jordan its expertise in protecting nuclear and radiant materials, as well as preventing and detecting smuggling of nuclear materials. (AFP/File)
April 13, 2017 - 12:31 GMT
Jordan signed on Wednesday a deal on nuclear safety with France, the Jordan News Agency reported.
This is going to be the best event of the year. (ListenArabic)
April 13, 2017 - 10:31 GMT
This is going to be the best event of the year.
The Jordanian parliament. (AFP)
April 12, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
The MP later apologised, but other legislators suggested the bill - designed to prevent domestic violence - was a western conspiracy against Jordan.
Jordan's King Abdullah II speaks during a joint press conference with US President Donald Trump in the Rose Garden at the White House on April 5, 2017 in Washington,DC. (AFP/Nicholas Kamm)
April 11, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
The Trump administration reversed its stance in Syria and backed off support for new Israeli settlements - after visits to Washington by Jordan's King Abdullah.
A total of 288 labor protests were organised in Jordan in 2016, up from 236 protests in the previous year, which could suggest a decline in the socio-economic situation in Jordan. (AFP/Khalil Mazraawi)
April 11, 2017 - 11:14 GMT
Labor protests in Jordan increased by 22 percent last year, a new report suggests.
Photo: garaanews.com
April 10, 2017 - 06:09 GMT
Jordan women’s national football team plays host Tajikistan on Monday in its fourth Group A qualifier for the 2018 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Women’s Football Championship.