India waives off bank guarantee for six state recruitment agencies

The Government of India has waived off bank guarantee for six of its state government run recruitment agencies.
September 18, 2017

‘Nomophobia on the rise in Oman, affects adolescents and adults’

Anxiety or depression that arises due to the fear of being separated from one’s smartphone is on the rise in Oman, said an expert.
September 18, 2017

His Majesty the Sultan receives thanks from Indian President

The Indian President affirmed the strong relations and historic ties between the two countries and their friendly people.
September 18, 2017

Omani volunteer team visits Bangladesh, provides aid to Rohingya refugees

A specialist from The Royal Hospital and three Omani volunteers recently visited the Bangladesh border areas hosting Rohingya refugees to provide aid and medicines.
September 18, 2017

Omani volunteer team visits Bangladesh, provides aid to Rohingya refugees

A specialist from The Royal Hospital and three Omani volunteers recently visited the Bangladesh border areas hosting Rohingya refugees to provide aid and medicines.
September 18, 2017

His Majesty the Sultan receives thanks from Indian President

The Indian President affirmed the strong relations and historic ties between the two countries and their friendly people.
September 18, 2017

Bahrain accuses Qatar of seizing 15 boats with 20 fishermen

In a statement on its website, Bahrain's interior ministry said Qatar had seized three Bahraini boats with 16 aboard in the past two days.
September 19, 2017

Turkish military starts drill near Iraqi border

Turkey launched a military drill with tanks close to the Iraqi border on Monday, the army said, a week before Iraq's Kurdish region is set to hold an independence referendum.
September 19, 2017

US cool on French call for Syria 'contact group'

The United States gathered ministers from key allies to push for a political settlement in Syria on Monday, but gave short shrift to a French call for a new contact group to resolve the conflict.
September 19, 2017

Category-5 Maria makes landfall in 'potentially catastrophic' hurricane

The center earlier warned that "preparations to protect life and property should be rushed to completion" as the eye of the storm approached Dominica.
September 19, 2017

Fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games: Fatma crashes out

Oman’s Saadi advances to 400m final on Tuesday; Barakat ‘ready to give his best’ in 60m today
September 19, 2017

Tennis: Sugita win keeps Japan in Davis Cup world group

Yuichi Sugita thrashed Thiago Monteiro on Monday as Japan preserved their Davis Cup world group status by wrapping up a comfortable playoff victory over Brazil in Osaka.
September 19, 2017

How to win the war over trade

By Natalie Blyth, Global head of trade and receivables finance at HSBC
September 19, 2017

SEZAD wins gold medal in community service

The gold medal was received by Ismail bin Ahmed al Balushi, deputy CEO of SEZAD from the Arab Organization for Social Responsibility
September 18, 2017

White wins the night on Emmys red carpet

From teen stars Millie Bobby Brown to Kiernan Shipka, comedian Kate McKinnon or Indian mega-star Priyanka Chopra, it was a dazzle of white on the Emmys red carpet on Sunday night.
September 18, 2017

Celebrities drum up hurricane relief - and warn on climate

Top names in entertainment Tuesday raised millions of dollars for survivors of mega-storms Harvey and Irma, with Stevie Wonder and Beyonce also urging attention on climate change.
September 13, 2017