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Complete details about Jordan in Asia with capital city Amman

Country NameJordan (Al-Urdunn)
Country CodeJOR
Capital CityAmman
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1946
Population5083000
Surface Area88946.0
Life Expectancy77.4 years
GNP7526.0 (old 7051.0)
Government FormConstitutional Monarchy

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (97.9%)
Armenian     (1.0%)
Circassian     (1.0%)

Major Cities

Amman, Amman     (population 1000000)
al-Zarqa, al-Zarqa     (population 389815)
Irbid, Irbid     (population 231511)
al-Rusayfa, al-Zarqa     (population 137247)
Wadi al-Sir, Amman     (population 89104)

Jordan's most recent News and Stories



Publisher: CBSSports.comSat, 29 Aug 2015 11:42:58 -0700
Rory McIlroy will take back No. 1 ranking from Jordan Spieth

You need a degree from MIT to figure out the Official World Golf Rankings (which neither of us have ... probably) so let's skip that and talk for a second about Jordan Spieth's short stint atop the golf world. Rory McIlroy didn't even play this week at ...   read full story

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Publisher: CNNSat, 29 Aug 2015 09:28:48 -0700
Jordan Spieth misses cut and will lose World No 1. spot read full story
Publisher: Washington PostSat, 29 Aug 2015 09:30:00 -0700
Jordan Spieth loses No. 1 spot in the world golf rankings after failing to ... read full story
Publisher: SB NationSat, 29 Aug 2015 05:56:15 -0700
Jordan Spieth will lose his world No. 1 ranking to an idle Rory McIlroy read full story
Publisher: New York PostFri, 28 Aug 2015 16:37:30 -0700
Jordan Spieth's PGA reign over already after Barclays flameout read full story
Publisher: USA TODAYFri, 28 Aug 2015 16:15:07 -0700
Jordan Spieth searching for answers after missing cut read full story
Publisher: NESN.comFri, 28 Aug 2015 19:14:46 -0700
Jordan Spieth Misses Cut, Loses No. 1 Ranking At FedEx Cup Playoff Event read full story


Publisher: A.V. ClubSun, 30 Aug 2015 14:46:01 -0700
Michael Jordan's Space Jam uniform is being auctioned off

In the classic basketball documentary Space Jam, Michael Jordan gives his team of literal cartoon characters a much-needed boost by sharing with them a water bottle filled with his ?Secret Stuff.? We don't remember the specifics of how everything ...   read full story

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Publisher: Cinema BlendSun, 30 Aug 2015 10:15:00 -0700
Michael Jordan's Space Jam Uniform Is Auctioning For A Crazy Amount Of Money read full story
Publisher: Vanity FairSun, 30 Aug 2015 11:40:55 -0700
This Fall, You Can Bid On Michael Jordan's Jersey from Space Jam read full story
Publisher: VarietySun, 30 Aug 2015 10:15:00 -0700
Michael Jordan's 'Space Jam' Uniform to Be Up for Auction read full story
Publisher: WLS-TVSun, 30 Aug 2015 05:33:45 -0700
Michael Jordan's 'Space Jam' jersey auction price to start at 10K read full story


Publisher: Chicago TribuneFri, 28 Aug 2015 22:46:12 -0700
Michael Jordan's image not as sacred as he wants all to believe

The town was Weimar, part of the old East Germany, the town of Liszt and Goethe and, to my great surprise, Michael Jordan too. I turned a corner and there was Jordan, life size, on the other side of a store window. It was more than a year after the ...   read full story


Publisher: KSL.comSun, 30 Aug 2015 13:03:45 -0700
Amid controversy, West Jordan councilman aims to realign local government

WEST JORDAN ? The City Council again has delayed a discussion on a proposal that could change the way things are done in West Jordan. "I just want to conform our municipal code with state code," said Councilman Chad Nichols, who has pushed ...   read full story

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