Cold weather conditions, scattered showers forecast for today

Cold weather conditions are expected, on Friday, nationwide, while relatively warm weather will prevail in the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea, the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD) said in its daily update.

Wind will be south westerly moderate, picking up …

Coronavirus: Ukraine protesters attack buses carrying China evacuees

Dozens of protesters in a Ukrainian town have attacked buses carrying evacuees from coronavirus hit China.

The evacuees were brought to a health spa in Novi Sanzhary, in the central Poltava region, where they will be held in quarantine for …

France and Germany condemn Israeli building plans in Jerusalem

France and Germany both condemned Israel, on Friday, following Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s announcement of new construction in Jerusalem.

“We are deeply concerned about the Israeli announcement to build 5,000 housing units in Israeli settlements in occupied East Jerusalem. …

Wind direction pushes locust swarms away from Jordan Ministry

Agriculture Minister Ibrahim Shahahdeh said, on Friday, that wind direction still pushes locust swarms away from the Kingdom.

Shahahdeh told Petra that all concerned parties are on high alert, noting that 120 experts in this regard are ready to grapple …