Pandey to be new Indian ambassador to Oman

by REJIMON K
At present Pandey is the Deputy Chief of Mission in Embassy of India, Paris

Oman's inspirational leader who delivers

by SHAHZAD RAZA
The joyous occasion of HM's return calls for a look back over how a dedicated ruler changed the fortunes of his people with single-minded devotion, dedication and determination.

Yemen president Hadi in Oman for medical check up

by ONA
An Oman News Agency report said from "Oman he headed to Riyadh the same day".

8 best tourist places you should visit in Oman

by Mohammed Shafeeqe
With a nature and landscape so raw and pure, Oman is gradually securing a prominent place in the world tourism map. A brief visit may not suffice to see and experience these exotic and wonderful place

8 most famous Omanis who shot to fame by hard work

by Salim Joseph
Fame is something they have earned and not something forced upon them. Hi Weekly picks out eight most recognisable Omanis...

Oman advises nationals to leave Yemen as situation worsens

by ONA
All Omanis have been asked to avoid travel and leave Yemen.
Technology
How technology is rewriting human interaction rulebook
by The Washington Post

Virtual distance is a psychological and emotional sense of detachment that accumulates little by little, at the subconscious or unconscious level, as people trade off time interacting with each other

Thursday
VIDEO: Ferrari FF, power, pace and grace
by Scott Armstrong

“At my signal unleash hell.” The opening words to Ridley’s Scott epic blockbuster Gladiator echo in my mind as I prepare myself for what is about to happen

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Features
Technology: Design of devices gains importance
by FARHAD MANJOO/The New York Times News Service

You need good physical design — or industrial design — to get people through the door. The real differentiator now, though, is the user interface — how the thing work

Columns
They have brazenly betrayed their class
by Timothy Egan

Three Republican leaders and most of those who aspire to be the GOP presidential nominee next year, these Horatio Algerians for the new Gilded Age are working to keep the downtrodden down

Health
Angelina Jolie surgery 'dramatically' lowers cancer risk: experts
by AFP

It is a hard personal choice, but removing healthy fallopian tubes and ovaries effectively slashes the cancer odds for women like Angelina Jolie who carry a risk-boosting gene mutation, experts said