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  • Public Authority for Manpower Register to focus on creating more jobs in Oman
  • South Korean envoy to Oman mourns ferry deaths
  • British Navy ship on goodwill visit to Oman
  • Bank frauds on the prowl, warns Royal Oman Police
  • Experts mull over impact of ‘red tides’
  • Royal Oman Police foil bid to smuggle drugs in Musandam
  • Theft cases decline in Muscat: Royal Oman Police
  • Illegal buildings under scanner across Oman
  • Medical city in Muscat to be ready by 2020
  • Nokia launches five new affordable handsets in Oman
  • Pakistan School all set to open new branch in Seeb
  • His Majesty sends condolences to Emir of Kuwait
  • Small and Medium Enterprises get exemption from visa ban curbs
  • Muscat Municipality seizes rotten foodstuff
  • Ship visiting Oman joins missing MH370 black box search
  • Advanced clinics in Oman to help you catch sleep
  • Royal Oman Police nabs fake cigarette seller
  • Majlis Al Shura discusses Oman health laws
  • Public Authority for Electricity and Water held Vocational health, safety forum in Muscat
  • 307 arrested in Al Mudhaibi for flouting Oman labour law
  • Muscat set for first Michelin dining event
  • Oman news in brief - April 16
  • Malaysia a growing medical tourism spot for Omanis
  • Child burnt to death in Musandam; One person dead in Saham traffic accident
  • Yanni is Yanni, say his fans after Chennai concert
  • Yanni casts his musical spell in Chennai
  • IPL fiesta set for sedate inaugural in the UAE
  • Major firms unfazed over expat labour curbs in Oman
  • HM greets the Queen of Denmark
  • Public Authority for Consumer Protection Oman assures food price stability in Ramadan
  • Muscat Sheraton flyover construction work set to begin next month
  • Ban on dancers and live music at nightclubs in Oman to continue
  • Omanis prefer private hospitals despite expenses
  • Kalabhavan set to celebrate Thyagaraja Music Festival
  • Omani school girls show their tech skills with innovative robots
  • Times of Oman Inter School Quiz Contest an inspiration for children across schools: Quizmaster Giri
  • Oman Tourism College stress on training cadre
  • Oman National Computer Emergency Readiness Team issues Heartbleed bug advice
  • Summer afflictions feed Muscat hospitals
  • Searing heat takes Oman in grip
  • Private school enrolments register a rise in Oman
  • Ministry of Municipalities and Water Resources green signal spurs Oman building boom
  • HM receives thanks cable from Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
  • Strict rules to regulate sheesha restaurants in Muscat
  • Woman jailed for husband’s murder to be freed, deported
  • Expat ban extended for construction and cleaners in Oman's private sector
  • Mangalore-bound Air India Express flight returns to Muscat in midway due to technical problems
  • Palestine’s struggle gets support from Oman
  • Dar Al Atta’a team visits Zaatari camp in Jordan
  • Facebook versus Jerusalem? An account of Palestinians' everyday life struggle
  • World
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  • Australia sees new search phase if mini-sub fails to find MH370
  • 'Shouldn't we move?' Ferry evacuation under scrutiny
  • Journalists smeared me over Gujarat riots: Modi
  • Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces flex muscles in east Ukraine as Nato beefs up forces
  • Jordan says it destroyed combat vehicles crossing from Syria
  • Protest art from Kiev's Maidan on show in Vienna
  • 2 dead, more than 100 missing as South Korea ferry sinks
  • South Sudan rebels order oil shutdown, battle over town
  • Nigeria capital beefs up security after deadly bombing
  • China stresses need for stability at first meeting of new security council
  • India election: Modi look-alike giving boost to nationalist BJP, hardline Shiv Sena campaigns
  • Owner of collapsed Bangladesh factory faces murder charges
  • AirAsia agrees to move to troubled new Malaysia airport
  • Germany's RWE to supply natural gas to crisis-hit Ukraine
  • Global military spending drops, led by US: SIPRI
  • Thousands evacuated, 12 dead in Chile blaze
  • Pro-Kremlin militias ignore Ukraine ultimatum
  • Foreign doctor kidnapped in northern Yemen: local official
  • Mini-submarine deployed to scour ocean depths in MH370 hunt
  • Deadly bus station blast near Nigerian capital kills at least 35
  • Four killed in rebel attack in Indian Kashmir: Police
  • UN climate goal feasible but energy reform vital: panel
  • Philippine fishermen demand bounty for crocodile
  • Foreigner dies of MERS in Saudi, 8 infected: ministry
  • Suicide bomber kills seven police in Iraq
  • Chile declares disaster as fire storms historic port city
  • Malaysia says no mid-flight phone call from MH370 cockpit
  • Ukraine turns to force to oust pro-Russian gunmen
  • Gunmen seize police station in east Ukraine
  • Oil company blamed for toxic tap water in China: Xinhua
  • Four killed in landslide in northern Afghanistan: officials
  • India PM in office but 'not in power', book claims
  • 7.1 quake hits off Papua New Guinea: USGS
  • Cyclone batters Australia's Great Barrier Reef coast
  • Pro-Moscow separatists stay put despite Ukraine PM's overtures
  • Australia PM Abbott warns of lengthy search for MH370
  • MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call: report
  • New 6.6-magnitude quake hits Nicaragua
  • India orders probe into ‘inflammatory’ remarks by Modi aide
  • Ten killed, many of them students, after truck slams bus in California
  • India’s Rahul Gandhi mocks rival Narendra Modi over wedlock confession
  • Ukraine leader promises more power to regions
  • Prosecution claims Pistorius tailored evidence
  • Australia PM Abbott ‘very confident’ signals are from missing jet
  • Jailed China activist defiant as court rejects appeal
  • Prosecutor calls Pistorius’s version ‘impossible’ in cross-examination
  • Putin warns Europe of gas supply cuts over Ukraine debt
  • Pro-Russia separatists reject amnesty offer in Ukraine standoff
  • India’s Muslims make emotional return to riot-hit homes to vote
  • Gaza 'Marathon Man' still running despite Israeli ban
  • Sports
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  • Barakat to train for Asian Games in United States
  • Gambhir: Playing for India is always my first choice
  • Oman Sail to kick-off European racing stint
  • Cibulkova home and dry in rain-soaked Malaysia
  • Nadal, Federer rush to victories
  • Pietersen ruled out of Delhi’s opening game
  • Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika steal thunder at Indian Premier League gala dinner party
  • Kallis, Narine shine as Kolkata Knight Riders win
  • Park resumes quest for first win of 2014
  • Mercedes look to capitalise on rivals’ woes
  • Wenger gamble on Arsenal’s golden oldies pays off
  • IPL: Sachin Tendulkar ‘still the face’ of Mumbai Indians
  • Premier Cup final on Friday
  • RC Cup cricket tournament: Coastal, Asfandyar in semis
  • Inter-bank cricket tournament: Bank Muscat overpowers Bank Sohar to reach semis
  • South Korean Lee’s doping ban reversed
  • Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain face UEFA's financial fair play sanctions: Report
  • Injuries mar Barca, Madrid Cup final preparations
  • Omani racer Ahmad Al Harthy’s Monza debut marred by ‘technical problem’
  • Ahli Bank beat Bank Sohar in Inter-bank cricket tournament
  • Sneha bowls Indian School Muscat to victory in the Inter-school T20 tournament
  • Ahli-Sidab edge Muscat to clinch ministry’s handball championship crown
  • Oman Hockey Association brings together hockey veterans
  • Schumacher showing ‘small signs of progress’: Spokeswoman
  • Ferrari shake-up as F1 boss Domenicali quits
  • Wounded Barca seek King's Cup consolation against Real
  • FA Cup finalists Arsenal focus on Premier League top four fight
  • Indian Premier League is all about enjoyment: Kohli
  • Fanja rally to edge Seeb in the Omantel Professional League
  • Oman Football Association chief to attend Asian Football Association meeting
  • Passage to India, Raha to clash for Premier Cup
  • Oman Racing Team threesome make smooth start in Monza
  • Atletico, former cricketers among owners of new Indian football league
  • Arsenal relieved to stay in hunt for elusive FA Cup
  • Dortmund dazzle to crush lacklustre Bayern
  • Lethargic Barca slump to shock defeat at Granada
  • Philippines celebrates comeback of boxing hero Pacquiao
  • Al Kulaibi takes top honours in Oman Swimming Association's Open Water Swimming Championship
  • Muscat face Ahli-Sidab in pennant clash
  • Indian Social Club Muscat felicitates former India star Kamlesh
  • Oman Automobile Association's Xtreme Drift Challenge thrills fans
  • Al Hail, Al Nahdha, Huawei win titles at the Khimji Ramdas-sponsored T20 tournament
  • A cricket academy with a difference at the Bausher Olympic Centre
  • Five reasons Atletico Madrid beat Barcelona
  • Courtois can face Chelsea without penalty fee
  • Pacquiao eager for decisive win in Bradley rematch
  • Jamaican sprinter Powell banned for 18 months
  • International Olympic Committee tightens control over Rio 2016 Games preparations
  • Messi goes missing as Barcelona crash out of Europe
  • Wounded Barca can still rescue season
  • Business
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  • Bank Muscat’s net profit leapfrogs 59% to OMR40m
  • Shipping lines set to move to Sohar
  • National Centre for Statistics and Information to conduct foreign investment survey in Oman
  • Samsung curved television makes a mark in region
  • HSBC Bank Oman to sell Indian business to Qatar’s Doha Bank
  • Magneti Marelli set to perk up auto sector
  • Sensex sheds 208 points, rupee falls
  • MSM gains marginally
  • Tesco seeks Asia pick-up after fresh profit setback
  • Reforming China’s state-market balance
  • MSM index ends lower
  • BMW Middle East posts best-ever sales in first quarter
  • Business briefs - April 15
  • Bank Muscat opens three more corporate branches
  • New deals in Europe, US help Infosys net profit swell by 25%
  • Pakistan mulls $5.6b sukuk sales this year
  • Etihad revenues climb 27% on passenger growth
  • Total earnings of GCC firms touch $59.2b
  • Air Arabia bets on new hub in Ras Al Khaimah
  • Oversubscription seen in Omantel’s public offer
  • BP awards $3b worth gas projects in Oman
  • Oman Drydock buys Daewoo’s stake in Duqm Development Company
  • Oman natural gas demand set to grow by 10-15% in 2014
  • Topaz Energy and Marine bags another West African contract
  • Five IPOs raise $1.3b in Mena, down by 21%
  • High demand for Alargan’s upscale Telal Al Qurm complex
  • Citigroup to axe up to 300 jobs in global markets unit
  • Petroleum Development Oman implements ‘back to basics’ strategy to use assets efficiently
  • Retail sales in the US grow in March
  • World Trade Organisation raises outlook for global trade amid positive indications
  • MSM drops marginally
  • Shale revolution boosts US crude reserves to record
  • The growing divide within developing economies
  • MSM index ends higher
  • Foreign investors buy stocks worth $12.2b in Dubai
  • Oman Oil upbeat over strong sales growth
  • Implement domestic reforms for stability, IMF tells members
  • Business News in brief - April 13
  • Samsung seeks fresh ideas as smartphone sales decline
  • National Centre for Statistics and Information approves new regulatory board
  • alizz islamic bank seeks to streamline financing of small and medium enterprises
  • Octal sales revenue surpasses $3b-mark
  • Bank Muscat, American International Group enter bancassurance accord in Oman
  • Chinese group acquires Britain's House of Fraser
  • Omantel to continue to invest in telecom network development
  • Long delay in getting approvals slows down network expansion in Oman villages: Omantel CEO
  • Oman Development Bank to disburse OMR50m this year to fund SMEs
  • Aman offers solution to fight Oman cyber threats
  • Gentor signs pact to sell Oman assets
  • Oman business news in brief - April 13
  • Technology
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  • The fall of the tech giants: What if Facebook collapses?
  • Heartbleed bug may hit millions of Android-powered smartphones
  • U.S. government says hackers trying to exploit 'Heartbleed' bug
  • Samsung Galaxy S5 makes global debut
  • Facebook hits 100 million India users, largest after US
  • Internet firms’ growing clout spooks Americans
  • Officials praise Samsung's Galaxy S5 antitheft features
  • Lenovo-International Business Machines deal under scanner of US over Pentagon server use
  • Apple fails to prove use of patents in Samsung trial
  • Twitter adds messaging to Vine video application
  • Microsoft launches 'Cortana' smartphone assistant
  • Facebook’s Zuckerberg loses $3b in a week as tech titans suffer rout
  • New iPhone likely out in September
  • Apple in Comcast talks about streaming TV: report
  • In virtual world, hackers are way ahead of retailers and regulators
  • Omantel doubles home broadband speeds for 90 per cent of customers
  • Google now toughens security with Gmail service encryption
  • Google expands Android platform to wearables
  • Astronomers discover echoes from expansion after Big Bang
  • Thursday
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  • Fear of failure
  • Romance: The ‘other woman’ a wife didn’t mind...
  • Stranger than fiction: Strange tragedy of the carbon-copy wives...
  • Book Review: The 16th Century’s Line of Fire
  • Crime: Where is Kate Prout?
  • Remedies for Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Last day at work
  • A Visit to the Pearl of the Indian Ocean
  • Love-child secret of Hollywood’s gypsy queen
  • Mystery of death in the cards...
  • Sharp truths only fiction can tell
  • Murder Hunt: Sharon Malone last seen November 1999
  • Never mind the tears
  • Reading contempt
  • Stressing out for priorities
  • Iron needs for teenage girls
  • Book review: A Man Called Destruction
  • Who killed “Curious George”?
  • Strange mystery of the healing tree
  • The love that never was
  • Mexican food with a twist
  • Transform your eating habits
  • Healthy eating away from home
  • Beyond the school days
  • Dancing Through It: My Journey in the Ballet: Book Review
  • Did he deserve to be freed?
  • Unnerving riddle of the phantom peacock...
  • Then and forever
  • Lost glory
  • Nutrition for cancer patients
  • How big business can take the high road
  • When he took a natural disaster personally
  • Was this portrait really painted from the grave?
  • Why Ali wouldn’t cash in on love
  • Inside the Walls: Exploring Manila’s Intramuros district
  • When the pen says it all
  • Lovely Lisbon - Europe's forgotten capital
  • Travel
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  • Galfar to support Oman Debate 2014
  • Badr Al Samaa Ruwi celebrates its 12th anniversary with cultural extravaganza
  • Bahwan Travel Agencies wins Lufthansa, Swiss Gold Award
  • All set for Sivamani trio and Asha concert on April 18
  • Oman Air wins Gold at Travelplus Airline Amenity Bag Awards
  • Maisarah set to provide new Takaful service to customers
  • Nawras set to launch all-new Samsung Galaxy S5 in Oman
  • Alfardan Motors unveils Maserati Ghibli in Oman
  • Alfardan Motors opens state-of-the-art Ferrari and Maserati service centre
  • Rolls-Royce Motor Cars CEO hails potential of luxury car market in Oman
  • 17 Omani Students Graduate from Innovative SAP Training Initiative
  • Apple Mac Threats on the Rise; ESET Releases New Cyber Security Solutions for Popular Apple OS
  • Middleware Technologies Bring Personalized Customer Experience and Innovation to the Retail Industry in Oman’, says Expert
  • Majid Al Futtaim concludes 2014 Muscat Festival with Grand Prize Awards
  • Lifeline Group unites for diabetes in Oman
  • Poster design contest for Renaissance Day of Oman
  • Spicy Village opens its sixth outlet in Salalah tomorrow
  • Entertainment
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