Bangladeshi expatriates face passport deadline in Oman

by Times News Service
Global regulator International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) decided that travellers and expatriates from all countries must have machine readable passports by November 2015

Oman traffic: Call to cut intake of students at Indian schools in Darsait

Indian schools in and around Darsait area will be told to put a cap on intake of new admissions to ease traffic congestion, said a source from the Muscat Municipality.

Airport tax to pour millions into Oman government coffers

Passengers are already paying the additional tax on arriving at the airport

Omani national remanded to jail custody in India

by Times News Service
The two accused have been booked under Sections 354, 354A, 354B, 452 and 34 of the Indian Penal Code for molestation.

More than 50% in Oman see improvement in financial status

by Staff Reporter
The survey was conducted by, the Middle East’s number one job site, and by YouGov, the leading market research agency

Efforts on to release Omani jailed in India, says consulate official

by Staff Reporter
The Omani national along with a Saudi national were sent to judicial custody by an Indian court on Monday
Are fertility rates declining due to global pollution?
by Salim Joseph

Infertility rate is on a rise across the globe and the main reason is pollution, says Dr. P. Rama Devi, an infertility and gynec consultant who runs one among the few infertility clinics in Oman

Quick Poll

Will the new passenger and landing tax imposed by airports in Oman adversely impact tourism?

Misophonia: The flapping sounds of fury
by Barron H. Lerner/The New York Times News Service

I can't stand it when someone behind me at a movie chews popcorn with his or her mouth open. I mean, I really can't stand it

Of fractured Israel and divided America
by James J. Zogby

What will likely emerge as the third or fourth largest bloc in the Knesset is the Arab Union — a first ever grouping of smaller Arab parties

Haiti: Why tourists are returning to this misunderstood country
by Caroline Eden/The In

Five years after the devastating earthquake that killed 250,000 people and displaced 1.5 million more, tourism is returning to the Caribbean’s most staggering landmark, cautiously

The common cold and other nasal problems
by Dr Nishit Shah, Cand

Nasal problems are common in the general population. Many people experience nasal and sinus problems. Symptoms can be in the form of running nose, sneezing, blockade of nose and headache or facia pain

Hip-Hop megastar Drake ready to woo Dubai
by Times News Service

Canadian hip-hop megastar is ready to make ‘The Headlines’ as he brings the noise for the first time ever to Dubai, UAE on 14th March 2015