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Jordanians demand change
They may not be demanding regime change, but Jordanians will not be content with mere cosmetic changes.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2011 15:00 GMT
Middle East rulers make concessions
Moves seen as bid to appease people after mass protests in Tunisia and Egypt toppled long-serving presidents.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2011 18:07 GMT
Getting in line for a revolution
Movements for democratisation are springing up in many Arab countries - one by one the queue increases.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2011 13:20 GMT
Jordan's king sacks cabinet
Monarch asks ex-army general to form new government in the wake of streets protests over prices and reforms.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2011 13:38 GMT
Thousands protest in Jordan
Protesters gather across the country, demanding the prime minister step down.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2011 14:36 GMT
Jordanians stage price protests
At least 4,000 people take to the streets to condemn poor economic policies and call for the government to step down.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2011 13:56 GMT
Jordanians march against inflation
Thousands vent anger in Amman and other cities against government's inability to rein in prices and poverty.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2011 17:48 GMT
Jordan loyalists sweep election
Supporters of King Abdullah II win majority of seats in assembly, in poll boycotted by opposition Islamic Action Front.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2010 17:46 GMT
Arabs offer support to Lebanon
Syria, Jordan and Egypt back Beirut after border clashes, while West urges calm.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2010 18:59 GMT
Jordan and France sign uranium deal
Energy-poor Jordan plans to build first nuclear reactor to meet energy demands.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2010 15:12 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The rise of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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