Lack of amenities, nostalgia leave Batinah coastal families unsettled

Soon after Eid al Adha, hundreds of families from the Batinah Coastal road shifted to their new houses, provided by the government.
October 17, 2017

Slovak Deputy PM for Investment tours Duqm Special Economic Zone

The Slovak Deputy Prime Minister for Investment is accompanied by a delegation of more than 30 government officials and businesspersons.
October 17, 2017

Ruwi Bridge partially closed for a month

The Directorate General of Traffic has announced via Twitter that Ruwi Bridge has been partially closed for a month.
October 17, 2017

Millennium Triathlon 2017 beckons sports lovers to test their endurance

The event will be held in association with Muscat Triathlon Club and Tri-ME Sporting Events.
October 17, 2017

Exhibition celebrates works of Oman’s women photographers

The Photographic Society of Oman (PSO) is celebrating Omani Women's Day for the eighth year in a row by holding a special exhibition.
October 17, 2017

Plane carrying wounded Somalis lands in Turkey

Turkey strongly condemned Saturday's bombing in Mogadishu which killed at least 276 people and left 300 injured.
October 17, 2017

US strikes kill 'dozens' at IS training camps

The US military said Monday it killed dozens of Islamic State fighters at the group's training camps in central Yemen, in the first such strikes in the country's conflict.
October 17, 2017

Firefighters battle California blazes, search for victims

California fire officials said they had made good progress fighting the fires over the weekend and a forecast of rain this week could further help their efforts.
October 17, 2017

Three killed, 360,000 without power as freak storm hits Ireland

Across the border in Northern Ireland, Belfast airport also saw extensive delays and cancellations.
October 17, 2017

Asia Cup Hockey: Oman suffers third successive loss

Oman now meets Japan on Wednesday in the classification games for fifth to eighth places.
October 17, 2017

Extreme Sailing Series: Oman Air crew confident ahead of San Diego Act

Oman Air will look to make an impact in the penultimate Act of the 2017 Extreme Sailing Series (ESS) as the seventh Act begins in San Diego, US, on Thursday.
October 17, 2017

Oman Banks Association hosts farewell reception for Hamoud Sangour al Zadjali

Zadjali served as the executive president of the CBO for 26 years, setting a record as the world’s second-longest serving central bank chief
October 17, 2017

Nama Group clarifies on media reports about OETC’s fundraising

The fundraising programme will support Nama Group’s capital expenditure for distribution and transmission network, and to refinance the existing short term borrowings.
October 17, 2017

Festival of Sweets

Diwali celebrations are incomplete without the sweetness and creaminess of desserts
October 17, 2017

Healthcare: Are We Fit for the Future?

Modern medicine has made enormous strides against the major killers of the past such as smallpox, tuberculosis and diphtheria.
October 17, 2017