Latest news Jordan

  1. Jordan: controversial journalist Hattar buried in his hometown
    • 12:27
    • 29 set

    Jordan: controversial journalist Hattar buried in his hometown

    Killed for publishing a cartoon critical to jihadists

    • 10:11
    • 26 set

    Jordanian acitivist Hattar shot dead in front of court

    Tension in his hometown, dominated by Christian majority

  2. Third season of concerts in Middle Eastern churches to begin
    • 12:42
    • 23 set

    Third season of concerts in Middle Eastern churches to begin

    Syria included festival by Franciscan Custody of Holy Land

  3. Jordan: traditional powers to be reconfirmed in Parliament
    • 13:06
    • 21 set

    Jordan: traditional powers to be reconfirmed in Parliament

    Results awaited. Forecasts sat 30 seats out of 130 to ISlamists

  4. Jordanians begin voting in parliament elections
    • 19:08
    • 20 set

    Jordanians begin voting in parliament elections

    Islamist movement hopes to hit jackpot after years of boycotting

  5. Jordan prepares for elections amid fear of IS attack
    • 14:15
    • 19 set

    Jordan prepares for elections amid fear of IS attack

    Palestinians not motivated to vote as marginalization continues

  6. EU deploys election observers in Jordan
    • 09:50
    • 25 ago

    EU deploys election observers in Jordan

    Vote is scheduled for September 20

    • 10:04
    • 19 ago

    Jordanian Abu Ghoush tastes gold in Rio

    First Gold medal for kingdom

    • 10:09
    • 18 ago

    Child labour in Jordan double in past decade

    • 10:24
    • 16 ago

    Jordan: registration for parliament elections begins Tuesday

    400 lists expected to compete, concern over vote rigging

  7. World's eldest protein and tools discovered in Jordan desert
    • 14:17
    • 09 ago

    World's eldest protein and tools discovered in Jordan desert

    Findings date back 250,000 years, new horizon for scientists

    • 20:35
    • 04 ago

    Syria: UN helping 75,000 refugees on Jordan border

    Situation 'getting more desperate every day'

    • 13:22
    • 04 ago

    Jordanian court sentences attacker on intelligence to death

    Attack resulted in the death of five officers