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By Jawad Anani - Jan 08,2018
The pile of challenging issues on His Majesty King Abdullah's desk is mounting, at the bottom of which are the issues which the social media is busy writing about.
By Jawad Anani - Dec 24,2017
If you ask an ordinary news addict to name the most important events of 2017, he or she will point to elections in major countries like Germany, Japan, Austria, Iran, etc… . He may cite the rise of young people to power in Saudi Arabia, Austria, France other than Canada.
By Jawad Anani - Dec 18,2017
The Great Wall of China was built thousands of years ago to prevent China’s enemies from entering. Well, they did as mentioned in historical references three or four times.
By Jawad Anani - Dec 11,2017
After the unsurprising announcement of President Donald Trump on Wednesday, December 6, 2017, of his decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and issue an executive order to start procedures to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the Arab and
By Jawad Anani - Dec 04,2017
The phone rings and a woman’s voice comes up, “are you Mr so and so”? Once you acknowledge that you are so and so, a barrage of wishes and prayers fills your space.
By Jawad Anani - Nov 27,2017
Those who spend their childhood in Amman learnt beautiful lessons. There are no long flat distances. The 1950s Amman was an athlete-breeding city.
By Jawad Anani - Nov 20,2017
His Majesty King Abdullah triggered the notion of self-reliance. As Sir Francis Bacon would say, the term has become an “idol of the mind”. Prime Minister Hani Mulki is on record to have used the term more than once. Many senior officials are using it as well.
By Jawad Anani - Nov 13,2017
On Sunday, His Majesty King Abdullah opened the second ordinary session of Parliament. More than one third of November is gone, and the clock is ticking for the 2018 budget debates.The government is yet to submit its proposed budget to the Lower House.
By Jawad Anani - Nov 07,2017
According to Greek mythology, Pelias, king of Iolcus, had a very beautiful daughter, Alcestis, whose hand in marriage was sought by many kings and princes.King Pelias, worried that if he promised his beautiful daughter to any of the suitors it would anger the rest and lose their
By Jawad Anani - Oct 30,2017
Today, is the centennial of “Balfour Declaration”, which was contained in a letter sent that day from the then British foreign minister Arthur Balfour to Lord Walter Rothschild.Upon its publication, the Zionist movement, led by Chaim Weizmann, was jubilant, considering the declar



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