Is it a mirage in the desert? No it's the attack of MERASH - a new dance craze to hit the Middle East! We spoke to Jordanian dance professional Ghadeer Amiereh about her new revolutionary dance style, and how it is empowering everyday women.
The trial of Jordanian citizen Omar Mohammad Othman, better known as Abu Qatada, began on Tuesday in Amman with a panel of civilian judges.
Students in UAE schools are much happier than their counterparts in the UK and USA, according to the results of a new global study.
December 9, 2013
Fans put Diana Karazon in the hot seat after posting a chilled out pic of her in a swimming pool. Oh, for shame!
History is expected to be made upon the signing of the an agreement that would allow water to be drawn from the Red Sea in order to provide desalinated water to Israel, Jordan and the Palestinians as well as rescue the dying Dead Sea.
Who said peace is dead? In historic moment, Jordan, Palestine, and Israel come together to save the Dead Sea
But don't get too carried away with the idealistic title, the deal is also all about guarding their strategic interests.
Why is Jordan's inflation rate as high as 5 or 6 percent?
December 8, 2013
Hundreds of Syrians fled to Jordan on Saturday as allegations of a new chemical weapons attack reportedly fuelled a fresh exodus from Damascus towards the border region.
Jordan's King Abdullah has said that the Hashemite Kingdom is more than capable of living up to the responsibility of being a non-permanent member of the U.N. Security Council.
The draft budget for 2014 shows an increase in spending by JD920 million over the 2013 budget, taking government spending to JD8.096 billion.
December 7, 2013
Protest marches and sit-ins took place across Jordan on Friday, with demonstrators calling for security and safety in light of a recent wave of crime to hit the country, according to local media reports.
December 6, 2013
The U.N. General Assembly has elected Jordan to the Security Council seat that Saudi Arabia rejected
December 5, 2013
Jordan is cracking down on jihadists on hardline Islamists.
December 4, 2013
From the Abbey to the camp: Downton's Lady Mary spreads Christmas cheer to Syrian refugees of Jordan
Michelle Dockery, who plays the aloof aristocrat character of Lady Mary in the popular television series "Downton Abbey", is actually a compassionate individual on a mission to help the families at the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan.
December 3, 2013
The annual Economic Freedom of the Arab World report published by the Fraser Institute has ranked Arab nations in terms of economic freedom.
Over 1,000 Syrian refugees fleeing their war torn country have entered the Hashemite Kingdom over the last three days.
December 2, 2013
Wiil they now be blamed for 'child unemployment'? Syrian minors now constitute majority of Jordan's working children
“When I work, I am less of a burden to my family; I am not another mouth to feed.”
Two truths and a lie? Qatari company sues Jordan's Social Security Fund over "non-existent" sell-off of Housing Bank
Describing the issue as “strange and shocking”, Odwan insisted that the alleged deal is a fraud.
A-lister Nicole Kidman will be jetting off to the Jordanian desert soon to film scenes for her upcoming movie "Queen of the Desert."
December 1, 2013
A recent report released by a Canadian public policy think tank suggests that Bahrain, Jordan and the UAE have the highest levels of economic freedom in the region.
Civilians were killed crossing the Jordanian-Syrian border increasing death toll of the number of refugees by ten.
Actress Safa Sultan is returnign to Jordanian dramas in a new production next year.
November 27, 2013
EU's bilateral grant funds to Jordan for 2011-2013 now exceed 330 million euros with Tuesday's announcement that the European Parliament has approved another 180 million euro package for Jordan.
The nuclear deal reached between Iran and world powers in Geneva on Sunday could also be a boon for the Jordanian fuel market in the coming weeks, an oil expert predicted Monday.