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By Nermeen Murad - Jan 06,2018
This is the first week of 2018 and already we are beset with rumours of impending change within the upper echelons of policy making at the Royal Court and government.
By Nermeen Murad - Dec 30,2017
Theatricality, it is said, is an essential element of power.
By Nermeen Murad - Dec 23,2017
Globalisation — as laymen understood it — proposed the idea that physical borders between states became redundant as the world converged to achieve and maximise mechanisms of global outreach utilising speedy communication — and financial — tools and a flurry of global movement as
By Nermeen Murad - Dec 09,2017
What can be said that hasn’t been said already? The Arab masses feel betrayed.
By Nermeen Murad - Dec 02,2017
I read an article a couple of weeks ago in the Financial Times entitled “Uncertain Prospects for Young Evoke Nostalgia for Welfare State in Wigan”.  You would think from reading the headline that what is happening in a small largely non-descript suburban town in the UK
By Nermeen Murad - Nov 25,2017
Aformer deputy raises his voice at women lawyers and waves off a Jordanian mother telling her to take her son back to Egypt where they can take care of him as their own.A senior civil servant asks why would the government treat a woman as equal under the law if religion did not m
By Nermeen Murad - Nov 11,2017
One of the first lessons I learned as a rookie Jordanian journalist back in 1983 was that Jordan had a special and unique place that allowed it a historic purpose and a pivotal role beyond its size.Of course, that space manifested itself differently over the years.When I first st
By Nermeen Murad - Nov 04,2017
My 11-year-old son had an interview for admission in a senior school in England this week.
By Nermeen Murad - Oct 28,2017
It was interesting that Prime Minister Hani Mulki started his two-hour meeting with academics and other stakeholders associated with the Strategic Studies Centre at University of Jordan last week by saying that “we need to come clean in order that we reach an understanding”.By co
By Nermeen Murad - Oct 21,2017
The decision by the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) to expand the list of home-based businesses sanctioned under its licensing instructions, including journalistic writing and editing, is groundbreaking, responds to economic demand and, in my opinion, hits the mark on several cr



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