Amman, Jordan Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Amman, Jordan.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,048 in Amman, Jordan

  1. John Kerry Staying in Switzerland for Iran Nuclear TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    Authorities in Minneapolis are searching for a missing University of Minnesota student. Jennifer Houle was last seen Friday at a bar in the Dinkytown area of ... -- Lights switched off across the world on Saturday as major cities marked World Earth Hour.Places such as Berlin, Rome, Amman, Jordan, and New York City's Em... The Custer County 4-H Public Speaking Contest will be held Monday, April 6 at the 4-H Building in Broken Bow, beginning at 6:30 p.m., according to Colleen Peterson, 4-H Aide a... Kearney, Neb.

    Comment?

  2. Gov. Martin O'Malley: Presidency Not a Crown to be Passed Between Two FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... switched off across the world on Saturday as major cities marked World Earth Hour.Places such as Berlin, Rome, Amman, Jordan, and New York City's Em... As of March 12, the Western Hemisphere claimed nearly 708.6 million bushels in outstanding sales ...

    Comment?

  3. Minneapolis Police Searching for Missing College StudentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... switched off across the world on Saturday as major cities marked World Earth Hour.Places such as Berlin, Rome, Amman, Jordan, and New York City's Em... As of March 12, the Western Hemisphere claimed nearly 708.6 million bushels in outstanding sales ...

    Comment?

  4. Angelina Jolie Makes First Post-Surgery AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... switched off across the world on Saturday as major cities marked World Earth Hour.Places such as Berlin, Rome, Amman, Jordan, and New York City's Em... As of March 12, the Western Hemisphere claimed nearly 708.6 million bushels in outstanding sales ...

    Comment?

  5. Jordan, on a magic carpet rideRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    The charm of its capital, Amman, lies as much in its history as in the throb and hum of its people, who are bursting into the future. Sonia Nazareth meets the hardworking Bedouins, gazes at Petra's timeless wonders, and floats in the Dead Sea's waters with a book I have no more connection with Jordan than a twice-stamped passport, yet I find aspects of this ancient land frequently glittering in reverie.

    Comment?

  6. Why the Dead Sea is dyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    I was coming home from war coverage in Iraq, flying through Amman, Jordan when my buddy/producer had an idea. After a day pretending to be Indiana Jones in the ancient ruins, we reached the lowest beach in the world at sunset and I'll never forget my first dip in the most bizarre swimming hole I've ever seen.

    Comment?

  7. Guiyang truly significant moment for Cross Country, says IAAF presidentRead the original story

    Friday | Xinhuanet

    ... have been hosted in Asia, following on from the 2006 edition in Fukuoka, Japan and the 2009 celebration in Amman, Jordan." "I wish good fortune to all the runners and look forward to witnessing a great sporting spectacle," added Diack, who will in ...

    Comment?

  8. 18 Jordanians detained on drug, car theft charges in dawn raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Al Bawaba

    Police on Thursday raided four homes in Amman, arresting 18 Jordanians on charges of illegal narcotics and car thefts. Police on Thursday announced the arrest of 18 Jordanians on charges related to illegal narcotics and car thefts in raids on four homes in an Amman neighbourhood.

    Comment?

  9. Russia Agrees to Build Jordan's First Nuclear Power PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Breitbart.com

    Russia signed a $10 billion deal to build Jordan's first nuclear power plant. It is the third nuclear deal for Russia and the second within that region.

    Comment?

  10. Orange inks deal with Huawei for June 4G launchRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Orange Jordan has confirmed plans to launch 4G services before the end of June this year and, to that end, the cellco has signed an agreement with Huawei covering the deployment of its Long Term Evolution network. The operator told the Jordan Times that the service will initially be made available in Amman, before being extended to other cities to cover the entire Kingdom within a matter of months.

    Comment?

  11. The Daesh Tweep Count: A report on the Twitter use of ISIS supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Al Bawaba

    A minimum of 1,000 ISIS-supporting accounts were suspended by Twitter between September and December 2014. Accounts that tweeted most often and had the most followers were most likely to be suspended.

    Comment?

  12. Jordan confirms joining Saudi-led intervention in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Peninsula

    Amman--Jordan on Thursday confirmed it is taking part in a Saudi-led coalition to defend Yemen's President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi against advancing Shia rebels who are threatening his stronghold in Aden An official Jordanian source said its participation in the operation, alongside other Arab countries, was aimed at "supporting the legitimacy, stability and security of Yemen

    Comment?

  13. Jordan joins Saudi-led strikes in YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Daily Star

    Jordanian F-16 fighter jets escorting the plane carrying Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa are seen at Amman airport February 9, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed AMMAN: Jordanian air force fighter jets are participating in the Saudi-led operation with its Arab allies against Houthi fighters in Yemen, a Jordanian official source said on Thursday.

    Comment?

  14. O U U...U U Uoeo O U O O O U Uoeo OaO O O O O3O1O O O U U...O U O O ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Al Bawaba

    ... ng its route network and operations. Royal Jordanian operates flights from Queen Alia International Airport in Amman, Jordan. Its fleet covers a network of 60 destinations on four continents.

    Comment?

  15. Hotel Occupancy in the Middle East And Africa Region Down 0.2% to 67.2% for February 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Hotel News Resource

    ... percent to US$151.15). Three markets had double-digit RevPAR decreases: Lagos (-29.8 percent to US$111.15); Amman, Jordan (-19.2 percent to US$79.61); and Muscat, Oman (-10.2 percent to US$191.01). STR Global provides clients-including hotel ...

    Comment?

  16. Middle East, 6:19 PM'Ritual Talmudic Dance' in Jordan Airport Sparks FurorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    A group of Israeli Jews sparked rage in Jordan on Tuesday morning in an incident at the Queen Alia International Airport in Amman. Their "controversial act" - dancing in a circle, playing a guitar and singing.

    Comment?

  17. Russia to build Jordan's first $10bn nuclear power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Russia Taday

    Russia has signed a $10 billion agreement with Jordan for the construction of the country's first nuclear power plant. Jordan currently lacks local energy sources and struggles to meet its growing electricity demand.

    Comment?

  18. Samsung reinforces TV Leadership in MENA region with New SUHD TVs,Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PR Log

    Samsung , the leader in Home Entertainment for nine consecutive years, introduced an extensive range of SUHD TVs at its 2015 Samsung MENA Forum in Antalya. The new TVs set a new standard in premium UHD cont PRLog - March 25, 2015 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the leader in Home Entertainment for nine consecutive years,introduced an extensive range of SUHD TVs at its 2015 Samsung MENA Forum in Antalya.

    Comment?

  19. Hassidic Jews' - ritual Talmudic dance' in Jordanian airport stirs massive controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Jerusalem Post

    A group of dancing Hassidic Jews singing wedding songs in Queen Alia International Airport stir in Jordanian social media and even the parliament. A group of Israeli Hassidim are being accused of carrying out a "ritual Talmudic dance" on Tuesday morning while waiting to board their plane in Queen Alia International Airport in Amman.

    Comment?

  20. Jordan's International Energy Summit & exhibition attracts national, regional and global interestRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 25, 2015 - AMMAN, Jordan -- Amman - March 22, 2015 . With a first-class conference programme led by Government, Public Sector and Private Sector industry leaders, the "Jordan International Energy Summit and exhibition" has consolidated its position as a leading world-class regional event in Amman.

    Comment?