Kosovo approves new army despite Serb opposition, NATO criticism

Amman, Kosovo’s parliament voted on Friday to create a 5,000-strong standing army, a week after Serbia’s premier suggested the move could provoke military intervention by Belgrade.

The move, coming 20 …

Chinese envoy urges improving humanitarian situation for returning Syrian refugees

Beijing, The Chinese UN envoy on Thursday stressed the need to improve the humanitarian situation for returning Syrian refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs).

Speaking at a Security Council meeting …

Rise in temperatures, relatively cold weather for today

Amman, A slight rise in temperatures is expected, on Friday, where relatively cold conditions are expected to prevail nationwide, with moderate weather conditions in the Dead Sea and the Jordan …

World Trade Organisation hosts Journalists For International Trade Seminar In Geneva

Geneva, An International Trade Policy Seminar organized by the World Trade Organisation (WTO), in Geneva, Switzerland concluded, on Friday.

The one-week seminar, for journalists specialized in economic topics from developing …

EU Summit a Welcome First Step: UK PM May’s Deputy

London, The EU council meeting was a welcome first step as British Prime Minister Theresa May tries to win reassurances she hopes will persuade lawmakers to back her Brexit plan, …

Turkey orders arrest of 219 soldiers in Gulen investigation: Anadolu

Amman, Turkish prosecutors ordered the detention of 219 soldiers with suspected links to the U.S.-based Muslim cleric accused of orchestrating a failed coup in 2016, state-owned Anadolu news agency said …

FM welcomes political detente in Yemen peace talks

Amman, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Ayman Safadi voiced Jordan’s welcome of Yemen political detente in Sweden on ceasefire in Hudaidah port, exchanging prisoners and creation of humanitarian corridors.…

Apple hires nearly 50 doctors in wellness push

Washington, Apple has made clear in recent years that it’s pushing into health. And now a new report suggests it’s doing it with help from medical doctors.

Over the last …