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Traditional fare: Iftar with different communities

Besides, being a month of introspection, charity and piety, the holy month of Ramadan is a time for upholding one’s traditions.
May 27, 2017
Mother India’s Crochet Queens create a Guinness World Record again
May 25, 2017
It features real footage, including clips from his matches and interviews with colleagues and family and present day stars including Virat Kohli and Mahendra Singh Dhoni.
May 25, 2017
Historically, the cliffs near Muscat harbour were a visitor’s log book that kept records of ships passing through the sultanate’s waters
May 24, 2017
The date was 1977, and no one had yet worn a copper bikini to bed, made "whooshing" lightsaber noises with a broomstick or yelled "May the Fourth be with you" at strangers.
May 22, 2017
Entrepreneur Qusay Said is offering a new form of water entertainment for Muscat residents this summer: Flyboarding.
May 18, 2017
Students from Muscat who participated in South Asia Inter-School Association 2017, held across different countries, share their experience
May 17, 2017
The event was briefly marred by protests from far-right nationalists.
May 15, 2017
New age dental centres are revolutionising dental treatments with laser therapy and teeth whitening solutions
May 14, 2017
German soprano singer revives lost legacy of German Jewish composer.
May 09, 2017
Michelin star Chef Theodor Falser talks about local produce and sustainability in fine dining
May 07, 2017
Virginia Solis spends a big part of her day hauling sloshing buckets to her home - one of tens of thousands in the capital without running water.
May 07, 2017
An opera troupe tours rural China defending the art
May 04, 2017
This write-up intends to make people of the region aware of the beauty and the richness of their culture, when it comes to architecture and the living environment.
May 03, 2017
Talented driver, Al Faisal al Zubair, is all set for a new challenge as he gears up to take part in the Porsche Supercup series 2017
May 02, 2017
Demme died in New York from esophageal cancer and complications from heart disease
May 01, 2017
Muscat based Finnish artist Matti Sirvio explores colours and the concept of hope in his latest abstract collection
April 30, 2017
Tributes poured in from the world of Hindi cinema for the award-winning actor, who was lauded for his roles playing angry young men in the 1970s.
April 27, 2017
The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry (after the oil industry) and it is the constant need to shop and the ‘I have nothing to wear’ syndrome that capitalises on this.
April 27, 2017
Musicians in aquariums make sounds in a silent world
April 26, 2017
A carpet of bluebells bursts into flower in Belgium in a wonder of the natural world - but one that is at risk of being trampled by tourists drawn to its beauty.
April 24, 2017
Ten years ago, most vinyl records sold for a few dollars - dusty old albums with dog-eared covers that had been thrown out as useless relics of an earlier age.
April 23, 2017
Empire State Building lit up with sky-high iconic fashion photographs after nightfall on Wednesday to celebrate the 150th anniversary of style magazine Harper's Bazaar.
April 20, 2017
Artist, Tarini Agarwal’s latest collection is inspired by the colours of the sultanate’s landscape
April 19, 2017
Their recreational use has gained in popularity over the last decade among skydivers seeking a safer alternative to jumping out of a plane.
April 19, 2017
New York’s latest tourist attraction is set to show Manhattan and other landmarks from across 50 nations, in miniature.
April 18, 2017
Every April, the tiny island capital of Cape Verde is taken over for a week by musicians of all stripes, trailing dreams of record deals and sold-out stadiums.
April 17, 2017
Arab music’s alternative ambassadors find fans, and bans
April 17, 2017
A first look at the films that made it to the Cannes list this year
April 17, 2017
High school band, Trinity, puts up a concert to raise awareness for local NGO
April 13, 2017