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Jordan's King Abdullah II speaks after receiving the 2018 Templeton Prize at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC on November 13, 2018. (MANDEL NGAN / AFP)
November 14, 2018 - 09:56 GMT
King Abdullah has said that the fight against terrorism and extremism Jordan is spearheading is aimed not to please anyone but rather to defend orthodox, true Islam.
Jordanian security forces are seen on December 19, 2016 during the funeral of victims who were killed a day earlier in an attack at in Karak. (AFP/ KHALIL MAZRAAWI)
November 14, 2018 - 08:47 GMT
Ten suspects were sentenced on Tuesday to prison terms of between three years and life over a 2016 attack in Karak, Jordan.
Jordanians stare at a car, submerged in mud following flash floods (AFP)
November 13, 2018 - 16:58 GMT
The Amman Court of Reconciliation on Monday refused to release on bail eight defendants in connection with the death of 21 people, many of them school students, who perished in the flashfloods that struck the Dead Sea area last month.
Jordan and Japan on Monday discussed an investment plan to revitalise the Hijaz Railway’s infrastructure in support of the national economy. (Shutterstock)
November 13, 2018 - 10:22 GMT
Jordan and Japan on Monday discussed an investment plan to revitalise the Hijaz Railway’s infrastructure in support of the national economy, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.
Amman, Jordan (Shutterstock)
November 13, 2018 - 09:50 GMT
The Cabinet on Monday amended conditions set in February this year to grant investors Jordanian nationality or residency, a Cabinet statement said.
This picture taken on November 10, 2018, in Petra, western Jordan, shows the effects of flash floods that killed several people across the region (AFP)
November 13, 2018 - 09:48 GMT
The body of a 5-year-old girl who went missing in Friday’s flashfloods in Mleih in Madaba Governorate was recovered on Monday morning, ending a four-day search operation for missing people, according to the Civil Defence Department (CDD).
A member of a Jordanian rescue team searches for missing persons following flash floods in the city of Madaba near the capital Amman on November 10, 2018. (KHALIL MAZRAAWI / AFP)
November 12, 2018 - 13:43 GMT
The death toll from flash floods that ravaged Jordan last week has risen to 13, according to the Jordanian authorities on Monday.
A member of Jordanian rescue team searches for missing persons following flash floods in the city of Madaba near the capital Amman on November 10, 2018. (KHALIL MAZRAAWI / AFP)
November 12, 2018 - 08:06 GMT
A group of six men who were stranded in Maan Governorate’s Jafer area following Friday’s flashfloods were rescued and evacuated on Sunday morning.
Younis Qandil, the Secretary General of the “Mominoun [Believers] Without Borders” Centre for Research was kidnapped and found tortured in one of the forests in Jordan. (FilePhoto)
November 11, 2018 - 14:08 GMT
It was a busy weekend for Jordan. Around 12 people; including children, died in flash floods and a suspicious disappearance of the head of Mominoun [Believers] Without Borders research center who was accused of blasphemy.
Members of Jordanian rescue team search for missing persons following flash floods in the city of Madaba near the capital Amman on November 10, 2018. 
KHALIL MAZRAAWI / AFP
November 11, 2018 - 08:23 GMT
Twelve people were killed on Friday and Saturday and 29 were injured in flashfloods that swamped several parts of the country following heavy rain, while the search continued on Saturday for seven more missing people, among them a girl reported missing in Heidan Valley in Madaba Governorate.
This picture taken on November 9, 2018, in Petra, western Jordan, shows the effects of the flash floods (AFP)
November 11, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
At least 11 people were killed and dozens were injured on Friday after floods ripped several areas of the Kingdom, the government said Friday.
The controversial pictures were found to be taken at a Halloween costume party that Mais Hamdan was invited to (Source: studio alfan - Instagarm)
November 08, 2018 - 14:50 GMT
Social media platforms fired up with shocking pictures for Jordanian actress Mais Hamdan that are rumored to have been taken during her birthday celebration, which pushed the starlet to clarify things up through her social media platforms.
Israel demolishes makeshift classroom in Jordan Valley. (AFP /File)
November 08, 2018 - 14:04 GMT
An Israeli military force on Thursday tore down a tent that was being used as a classroom for Palestinian students in the Jordan Valley region of the Israeli-occupied West Bank.
King Abdullah II of Jordan, seen here at the Word Economic Forum in Davos in January, ordered his government to freeze proposed price increase on July 1, 2018 following widespread protests. (AFP/File)
November 08, 2018 - 09:57 GMT
King Abdullah on Wednesday received dignitaries and representatives of Palestinian refugee camps in the Kingdom, as part of The King's continuous meetings with various segments of the Jordanian community.
UN distributed aid to thousands of Syrians (Twitter)
November 07, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
The United Nations has finished distribution of aid to thousands of Syrians, mostly women, and children, stranded in the desert close to the border with Jordan, an aid official said on Wednesday.
The Jaber-Nasib border crossing between Jordan and Syria was opened in October 2018 after seven years of closure.(AFP/FilePhoto)
November 06, 2018 - 14:15 GMT
As Jordanians have been celebrating the re-opening of borders with Syria after seven years of war, the news of Jordanian man arrested by Syrian authorities came as a shock for many.