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Cases of prostate cancer to more than double over next two decades: Report

Health - The number of new prostate cancer cases around the world will more than double over the next two decades as poorer countries catch up with the ageing of richer nations, according to a Lancet report published Friday.

Apr 06,2024 | Health

Crowds gather to watch cherry blossoms at peak bloom in Tokyo

Tokyo - Crowds gathered Friday in Tokyo to enjoy Japan’s famed cherry blossoms, which are blooming later than expected in the capital because of cold weather.

Apr 06,2024 | Travel

Opinion & Analysis

By Kabir Haq

TikTok ban bill and tension in China-US relations

The US House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill on March 13 that would give TikTok’s Chinese owner ByteDance about six months to divest the US assets of the short-video app, or face a ban, in the greatest threat to the app since the Trump administration- a matter of life and death.

Mar 24,2024| Opinion

By Tarek Osman

A century after the Ottomans: Grand Syria

Unlike the two post-Ottoman political projects of the Hashemites and modern Lebanon that this series has so far presented, the political project of Grand Syria has never materialized.

Mar 23,2024| Opinion
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Amman weather dusty foggy

Unstable weather conditions, rain forecast for today

Amman -- A slight drop in temperatures, on Tuesday, is expected as well as partly cloudy and intermittent showers of rain, the Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD) said in its daily update.

Apr 09,2024 | Around Jordan

Fair weather forecast almost nationwide Saturday-JMD

Weather - Saturday will see a drop in temperatures, and the weather will be pleasant almost countrywide and warm in the Jordan Valley, the Dead Sea, and Aqaba, Jordan Meteorological Department (JMD) said in its daily update.

Apr 06,2024 | Around Jordan

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