Tue, 12 Mar 2019 17:30
Jordanian charged with murder after confessing to throwing son into sea: police
A Jordanian tourist has reportedly admitted to tying his son to a pram and tipping it along with the toddler into the sea off a pier in South Pattaya.
Fri, 04 Aug 2017 20:49
Britain lifts laptop ban on flights from Jordan
AMMAN - Britain on Friday lifted a ban on personal electronic devices for flights from Amman's Queen Alia International Airport to the United Kingdom, the national carrier Royal Jordanian said.
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 11:53
Jordan executes two Iraqi militants in response to pilot's death
Jordan executed by hanging on Wednesday a jailed Iraqi woman militant hours after Islamic-State fighters released a video appearing to show a captured Jordanian pilot being burnt alive in a cage, a security source and state television said.
Wed, 04 Feb 2015 07:54
IS claims pilot burned alive, angry Jordan vows revenge
AMMAN (AFP) - The Islamic State group released a video Tuesday purportedly showing a Jordanian pilot being burned alive in a cage, in the jihadists' most brutal execution yet of a foreign hostage.
Tue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00
UN appoints Jordanian ambassador as new human rights chief
New York - The UN General Assembly on Monday confirmed the appointment of Prince Zeid Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein, Jordanian ambassador to the United Nations, as the new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, replacing Navi Pillay.