Replace expats in all top jobs with Omanis: Majlis Al Shura

by Fahad Al Ghadani
Majlis Al Shura called on Minister of Manpower to replace expats in managerial roles with Omanis

VIDEO: Bus catches fire near Indian School in Muscat

by REJIMON K
Worried parents ran to the bus to check whether their children were on board the vehicle.

Three die in Oman as wall falls on them during well maintenance

by Fahad Al Ghadani
Three people lost their lives after a wall fell on them while they were working on well maintenance in Nakhl area.

Special fares for amnesty-seekers in Oman

by RAHUL DAS
Pakistan International Airlines and Biman Bangladesh will offer special fares to amnesty-seekers in Oman. The discounts will be available to people flying back to certain destinations

Oman's low-cost airline proposal plan hailed

by Times News Service
The ‘Request for Information’ (RFI) has invited interested parties to submit proposals for an additional commercial airline in the Sultanate

Joyce DiDonato captivates audience with her sublime voice at Royal Opera House Muscat

by SARAH MACDONALD
DiDonato’s strength is not just her voice, but her ability to bring the various characters to the stage
Sports
Football: Bravo Romeo as Indian player debuts in Brazil
by AFP

The 22-year-old, who joined Atletico last year after impressing in the Indian Super League with FC Goa, came on midway through the second half of Saturday’s 5-0 win in the Parana state league.

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Oman tourism: Visit to old house at Misfat Al Abriyeenh
by SARAH MACDONALD

Oman’s only traditional guesthouse, the Misfah Old House, offers visitors the chance to experience village life in the picturesque Misfat Al Abriyeen

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How to fall back to sleep in 20 minutes or less
by Kim Jones/Daily Express

If you're in the habit of waking up in the middle of the night, try our tricks to send you into a deep slumber without the stress

Columns
Japan moves towards an alliance of hope
by Shinzo Abe

Today, the US and Japan recognise that they must continue to take the lead in fostering a rules-based international economic order — fair, dynamic, and sustainable