Video: Ebola alert leads Oman's top news stories

by Times News Service
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Eight under Ebola radar in Oman

by Rahul Das
The travellers from West African countries have not developed any Ebola symptoms so far

Ibra road accident victims laid to rest

by Staff Reporter
Victims of the Ibra road crash were laid to rest Monday, said close friends. Eight Omanis and one Emirati woman who was married to an Omani were killed in the accident

Sohar road accident: Body of Indian woman found in apartment sent for autopsy

The body of Indian woman who was found dead in her apartment in Sohar last Friday, has been sent to Muscat for an autopsy

Overseas training set to boost Omanisation

A bye-law has already been issued detailing all the rules and regulations — from getting licences to establishing a training centre and evaluating the quality of the training programmes

Oman Air launches three-day Business Class September sale

by Times News Service
For three days only, Oman Air is offering a fantastic 25 per cent reduction on Business Class return fares from Muscat and Salalah
Royal Opera House Muscat provides glimpses of opera in Oman

The concert was designed to teach the audience, many of whom were so small they had to sit on their parents’ laps to see the stage, about the types of songs included in an opera

Marketing vital for Oman's SMEs in restaurant and food business, says minister

The minister of tourism was speaking at the ‘Ozooma Omania’ event organised by the Public Authority for SME Development, in association with Omran

Facebook to introduce new advertising platform : WSJ
by Reuters

Facebook Inc is set to unveil a new advertising platform to improve effectiveness of online ads, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday citing people with knowledge of the matter.

Not all marriages are made in heaven

Social pressures like unemployment and the need to acquire all the trappings of life force young people to do things a bit different than their parents

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Good Bye Marx! Hungary cleans up for Orban's revolution
by AFP

Budapest's Corvinus University is no hotbed of communist troublemakers and far from nostalgic for the old regime, but students are pining for a cherished bronze of Karl Marx removed last week

A war worth fighting, but we're not there yet
by James J. Zogby

Yet, there are indications that they may not support a US-led effort to oust the IS if they feel that the beneficiary will be the regime in Syria