Indian expat dies in road accident in Samail

by Times News Service
P Najeeb, the victim who hailed from the Indian state of Kerala was working for a private firm in Nizwa

Oman road safety: Reckless driving linked to anxiety

by Tariq Al Haremi
Depressed people use their vehicles to vent their frustration, believes a Muscat hospital clinical psychologist

Oman Lawyers Association meet calls for fair trial of accused

by ONA
The conference also recommended a more active role for the Omani Lawyers Association in terms of safeguarding the rights of accused persons and the litigants.

700 Omanis to depart for US on scholarship

by Times News Service
The international scholarships are supported by the Oman American Business Council (OABC) under the patronage of the United States Embassy in Muscat

Oman tourism: Khareef boom in Salalah's Juweira Hotel

by Times News Service
The Juweira Boutique Hotel exudes elegance through its classic oriental theme

Imran agrees to fresh talks for ending political crisis in Pakistan

by - AFP
Pakistan Muslim League-N accuse protesters of undermining the country’s fragile democracy
Muscat-based Indian school students learn space tech at Nasa
by Times News Service

The highlight of the trip was the rover competition, where students had to build their very own Rover and race against time to collect rock samples

Cricket: Maqsood, Alam stun Sri Lanka in first One-Day International
by AFP

The tourists, chasing a Duckworth-Lewis target of 275 in 45 overs, fought back after being 106-5 to scrape home off the penultimate ball of the match in Hambantota.

‘Railway link will make Oman a gateway to Gulf’

Indian ambassador Mukul says the Oman National Railway project will help develop the tourism sector, and will give a fillip to the economy of the entire region

Kiev, West slam Russian aid convoy to east Ukraine
by AFP

The West rebuked Russia for sending scores of trucks from a controversial aid convoy to east Ukraine's rebel-held Lugansk in a move Kiev decried as an "invasion."

SoftBank still merger hungry despite T-Mobile flop: analysts
by AFP

Japanese mobile carrier SoftBank's failed bid for T-Mobile marked a rare defeat for its brash billionaire founder,but few expect it to sideline a man intent on building "the world's number-one company

Destination Dubai: Fun and festivities for the family
by Thursday Team

With endless shopping sales, festivals, concerts and other entertainment, it’s easy to fill your days during the Dubai Summer Surprises and forget about the hot temperatures

Quick Poll

Do you think the beauty of Oman has not been properly showcased to the world?

Disquieting times for Malaysia's 'fish listener
by AFP

Harun is one of Malaysia's last "fish listeners," and he and his apprentice son Zuraini are believed to be the only active practitioners of this mysterious and dying local art.

Oh boy! That indeed is some strategy
by Mark Steel

In May of this year McCain went to Syria to pose for photographs with Syrian rebels who he insisted we supply with weapons. But the rebels he befriended are now part of ISIS

Round Up
Mohsin Haider Darwish unveils Jaguar F-Type Coupé
by Times News Service

Immediately recognisable, the vehicle was built on the design of the stunning C-X16 concept sports coupé and the F-Type Convertible — winner of the 2013 World Car Design of the Year award

I am nervous, says Pakistani actor Fawad Khan ahead of Khoobsurat release
by PTI

Pakistani actor Fawad Khan says his female fan-following in India is both a blessing and a matter of concern as his maiden performance in Bollywood film 'Khoobsurat' will invite more scrutiny.