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10 hrs ago | Religion News Service
The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre in Amman, Jordan, has released its fifth edition of "The Muslim 500: The world's most influential Muslims," and as usual, the list makes for some fascinating browsing.
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14 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
The 193-member U.N. General Assembly elected Jordan to the U.N. Security Council on Friday to replace Saudi Arabia, which rejected its two-year term in protest at the council's failure to end the war in Syria and act on other Middle East issues.
15 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
Dec. 06--AMMAN -- Jordanian short film "Ismail" is scheduled to be screened in Istanbul later this month in and London in early 2014, riding on its recent success in Rotterdam's Arab Camera Film Festival.
As evening gathers across a desert plain in eastern Jordan, 80-year-old Muteea Talaa stands with 200 other starved, cold and wet refugees on the Syrian side of a muddy ditch marking the border between the two countries, waiting for a signal from a Jordanian army patrol to cross over.
December 3 - Aid agency Oxfam is today launching a major appeal to help families affected by the Syria Crisis get through the harsh winter months and beyond.
The company's principal activity is supplying electricity to the country. The company supply's to 66% of the total electricity consumers.
The new list of the most influential Muslims has been declared. Tens of Muslim political leaders are included in the list.
The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan will host the next full-scale simulation of an on-site inspection under the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty .
The Jordanian MoH issued a press release that had a much more thorough report on MERS-CoV and which indicates there is a 3rd person infected -- the 9-year-old son of the infected husband and pregnant wife : UAE , Qatar 20131129.2082330).
Dec. 01--One of the biggest discussion points nowadays in the IT industry is the so-called "death of the personal computer".
In this Aug. 23, 2013, photo, a Syrian protester waves the Syrian revolutionary flag, during a protest in front of the Syrian embassy to condemn the alleged poison gas attack on the suburbs of Damascus, during a protest in front of the Syrian embassy, in Amman, Jordan.