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'We are all Marek' (Facebook)
July 28, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Ma'arik al-Tawayha, the Jordanian soldier who has been convicted of murdering three US soldiers is a member of the Howaitat tribe, here is their side of the story.
XVideos Just Released World Porn Trends, And Middle East Searches Are Gruesome and Disturbing (Shutterstock)
July 27, 2017 - 13:14 GMT
XVideos Just Released World Porn Trends, And Middle East Searches Are Gruesome and Disturbing
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July 26, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Who said hip-hop wasn't for the Middle East? Jordan's hip-hop scene is lively, and writer Yazeed Makhlouf is happy to give you a tour.
Professor Richard Peña. (Rami Khoury / Al Bawaba)
July 26, 2017 - 11:40 GMT
For 25 years, professor Richard Peña was responsible for selecting movies for the New York Film Festival. He is a film encyclopedia and a vital voice in the world of film. We sat down with him for a chat about films, the importance of independent cinema, and more.
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July 26, 2017 - 09:48 GMT
What do "Indiana Jones," "Star Wars," "Lawrence of Arabia," and "The Martian" have in common? They were filmed in Jordan, that's what.
The Jordanian ministry of tourism issued instructions to travel agencies, directing them not to send tourists to Wadi Rum, 300km south of Amman, and to avoid some roads in the south of the Kingdom, for fear of possible violence. (File photo)
July 25, 2017 - 23:36 GMT
The Ministry of Tourism instructed tour operators not to take tourists to Wadi Rum, according to a document obtained by The Jordan Times.
Thousands of Jordanians called for
July 25, 2017 - 16:01 GMT
An image of Israel’s Prime Minister embracing the security guard who shot and killed two Jordanians within Israel’s embassy in Amman on Sunday has gone viral, stirring already heightened tensions.
A statement said the return of the staffers, led by Ambassador Einat Schlein, was facilitated by “close cooperation” between Israel and Jordan. (AFP)
July 25, 2017 - 14:37 GMT
An Israeli embassy guard who killed two Jordanians causing a diplomatic crisis with Amman, has returned home without being questioned.
The soldiers were killed on November 4th when their vehicles came under fire as they attempted to enter the base. (YouTube)
July 25, 2017 - 08:41 GMT
Video footage has been released of al-Jafer incident which left three US soldiers dead in al-Jafer military base back in November 2016.
Ayesha (not her real name), a new mother from Syria, waits by one of her twins in Neo-Natal care unit in the MSF Mother And Child Hospital in Irbid, Jordan.
July 24, 2017 - 13:07 GMT
Médecins Sans Frontières runs a maternity hospital in Irbid, North Jordan, where thousands of Syrian
A Jordanian was killed, and another was injured along with an Israeli man on Sunday in a shooting incident at the Israeli embassy in Amman (Khalil Mazraawi/AFP)
July 24, 2017 - 09:45 GMT
The shooting incident took place on Sunday at the Israeli embassy in Jordan
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July 23, 2017 - 12:42 GMT
Jordan's Al-Faisaly defeated Egypt's Al-Ahly on Saturday 1-0 in the Arab Football Club Championship.
Jordanian-Palestinian soprano Zeina Barhoum. (Zeina Barhoum)
July 20, 2017 - 12:53 GMT
The Arab world's first ever opera festival began on an auspicious note last night when Jordanian-Palestinian soprano Zeina Barhoum's "La Traviata" made magic.
Maarek Sami Tawayha shot dead three US Special Forces instructors outside the King Faisal Airbase in Jafer, Maan, some 300km south of Amman, on November 4. (twitter)
July 20, 2017 - 10:52 GMT
Hundreds from the defendant’s tribe, the Hweitat, drove from Maan to Amman to protest the court’s verdict and called for their family member's release.
Ola Al Fares: A lawyer, a journalist and a superstar. (Facebook)
July 19, 2017 - 12:20 GMT
We're all a bit jealous, aren't we?
Jordan Karate Federation logo
July 18, 2017 - 16:53 GMT
The Asian Karate Federation has announced that Jordan will host the next Asian Karate Championships from July 10-15 in 2018, according to the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service.