Tour of Oman to return next year

The contract for holding the Tour of Oman next year has been renewed

Oman weather: Rain witnessed in different parts of Muscat

by Staff Reporter
Meanwhile, dust and sandstorm is predicted in Ibra, Madha, Yalooni , Zamiam, Duqm and Bidiyah

Airlines cut fares to woo travellers from Oman in lean season

by Times News Service
Airlines operating to and from Muscat have either slashed return fares or introduced special deals to destinations across Europe, Asia and the Middle East to woo travellers during the lean season

Queen Elizabeth II meets Oman’s Justice Minister

by ONA
Sheikh Al Khalili, is currently visiting England for taking part in the Global Law Summit, being held in London.

Omani teams debut at Manila Eco-marathon

The Omani three teams at the Shell Eco-marathon Asia, will be tested on how far they can drive on one litre of fuel or with a set amount of battery power

Turkish naval ship anchors in Muscat

by ONA
Deputy Governor of Muscat received Thursday Lieutenant Commander Ali Tuna Baysal, Commanding Officer of the TCG Buyukada
Nanotech to curb marine biofouling in Oman
by Times News Service

Almouj Marina at The Wave, Muscat has teamed-up with researchers from Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) to develop technologically enhanced, nontoxic coatings

Sailing: EFG Bank in prime position going into final leg of SATT
by Times News Service

After the epic Leg 5, from Abu Dhabi to Doha, which saw teams battle against relentless strong headwinds for 30 plus hours, calm conditions in flat water was welcome relief for the 10 teams

Photoshop adapts to an Instagram world
by Farhad Manjoo — The

The aggressive reinvention of Photoshop, if successful, could serve as a model for other companies, particularly Microsoft, that risk losing business to more nimble app-makers

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

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Dutch artists make waves with 'dead animal' art
by AFP

In a loft in a disused school, Dutch artist Noortje Zijlstra takes a frozen crow carcass from a refrigerator and cuts it open, pursuing her latest "dead animal art" project

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