Oman advises nationals to leave Yemen as situation worsens

by ONA
All Omanis have been asked to avoid travel and leave Yemen.

Co-pilot appears to have crashed Germanwings plane on purpose, prosecutor says

by Reuters
Investigators and grieving relatives were left struggling to explain what motivated Andreas Lubitz, 28, to kill all 150 people on board the Airbus A320, including himself

LIVE BLOG: Arab League chief declares 'complete support' for Yemen strikes against Houthi rebels

by Times News Service
Follow our live blog for ongoing updates on the attacks in Yemen

Five GCC states issue statement on situation in Yemen

by ONA
A joint statement from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Qatar and Kuwait not including Oman has been issued

Honour His Majesty Sultan Qaboos' return to Oman with work not holiday

by Staff Reporters
No public holiday is needed to celebrate His Majesty’s return, say many sections of Oman society

Saudi Arabia, allies launch air campaign in Yemen against Houthi fighters

by Reuters
Shortly after the kingdom’s ambassador in Washington announced the military action, unidentified warplanes launched an attack on the Yemeni capital Sanaa’s airport
Outpouring of joy on return of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos to Oman
by Times News Service

After enjoying the blessings of His Majesty’s dynamic leadership, expatriates said that Oman under his wise leadership has earned a unique place of respect in the comity of nations

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

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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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

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

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