Nahed Hattar was struck by three bullets before alleged assassin was arrested at scene of shooting in Amman's central Abdali district.
For institution that is technically past retirement age, 71st UN General Assembly moved nimbly enough through usual business of diplomacy.
Giving soldiers right to vote would bring infighting into military ranks when armed forces are struggling with jihadist insurgency.
Videos on YouTube show demonstrators expressing anger at PJD-led coalition government for failing to deliver on promises.
There is no female Egyptian provincial governor, for example, although there are few women deputy governors, while Sudan has no fewer than five female governors.
OPEC will face many challenges in Algiers
Walid Khadduri - 25/09/2016
It is not expected that Russia or other major non-OPEC producers will agree to cap production, as long as there is no unanimous OPEC decision.
The Arab Weekly staff - 25/09/2016
Riad Kahwaji - 25/09/2016
Karen Dabrowska - 25/09/2016
Samar Kadi - 25/09/2016
UN General Assembly strong on talk, weak on action
Mark Habeeb - 25/09/2016
Obama’s words do not bode well for prospects of US-Russian cooperation on Syria or anywhere else.
US and Russia try to salvage Syria’s wobbly ceasefire
Joyce Karam - 25/09/2016
While Kerry seems eager not to leave office without some success on issue, Obama would likely be fine passing issue on to his successor.
Saudi Arabia calls for UN reform
Houthi weapons intercepted in Omani trucks
The Arab Weekly staff
Remembering Nasser: Arab renaissance to endless war
ISIS feels the heat as showdown over Mosul nears
Iraqi draft bill would grant immunity to Shia militias
Marwan Yasin al-Dulaimi
Talks in Riyadh will decide Hariri’s fate
The case of the West Bank’s ‘kidnapped six’
Victimisation of Iraq’s children continues
Syria’s White Helmets, a flicker of life-saving hope
Manar Abdel Razzak
Erdogan continues to push strategy in Syria
Refugee crisis overshadows German politics
Trump an unknown factor for US-Israel relations
Demographics to favour Clinton in US presidential race