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July 24, 2014

(Photo courtesy of the Royal Court).
14:21 GMT
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Hussein supervised the dispatch of a humanitarian assistance convoy carrying food and medical supplies for Gaza on Wednesday.
A still from "Theeb." (Image: Facebook)
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Theeb, a Jordanian feature film, has been selected for the Orizzonti Competition section of the Venice International Film Festival.

July 21, 2014

Riot police kept protestors from approaching the Israeli embassy (AFP/File)
07:49 GMT
Hundreds of people gathered near the Israeli embassy in Amman to voice their support for Palestinians in Gaza.
The number of jobless Jordanians is expected to reach 400,000 in 2030 if the unemployment rate continues at its last year’s rate of 12.6 per cent
04:55 GMT
The official figures showed that unemployment among males who hold a bachelor’s degree or higher reached 20.8 per cent, while among university graduate females it was nearly 82 per cent.

July 18, 2014

Iraq's ambassador was told to return to Baghdad Friday for consultations (File Archive)
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Leadership in Baghdad pulled its ambassador in Jordan Friday,

July 17, 2014

Arab Bank also owns 40 percent of Saudi Arabia's Arab National Bank ANB.
16:13 GMT
Arab Bank has been expanding across several Middle Eastern countries and has built a reputation for stability in a region shaken by conflict and political upheaval, partly thanks to diversified investments.

July 16, 2014

Speaking at a recent unofficial Lower House meeting, Interior Minister Hussein Majali said the government is working on granting these children access to certain services for humanitarian reasons.
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“What they are giving us is not enough. We want full citizenship rights for our children,” Habashneh told The Jordan Times in a recent interview.

July 15, 2014

Abu Qatada is currently in Jordan on trial for plotting to kill tourists during turn-of-the-millennium celebrations in Amman (File Archive)
13:57 GMT
One of the top radical religious leaders who is presently on trial for terrorism in Jordan denounced the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria's so-called caliphate as "void" Tuesday.