Oman - MORE
5.6 magnitude earthquake off Iran's Kish Island jolts buildings in the UAE
by Times News Service

The US Geological Survey (USGS) reported the mild quake hit close to the Iranian island at around 05...


World - MORE
Ransom paid by European governments now Al-Qaeda's major funding: New York Times report
by AFP

"Governments and companies pay in almost every case," a former senior French intelligence official t...


Sports - MORE
Commonwealth Games 2014: Squash queen David gets back in the groove
by AFP

The world number one, who retained her singles title with a win over Laura Massaro on Monday, paired...


Business - MORE
Bank Sohar’s net profit soars 35.13 per cent
by Times News Service

The bank’s Net Interest Income witnessed an improvement of 13.1 per cent, increasing from OMR21.035m...


Technology - MORE
JD.com to sell Microsoft's Xbox One games console in China
by Reuters

JD.com Inc, China's second-biggest e-commerce company by market share, will accept pre-orders for Mi...


Thursday - MORE
Just people on the deserted beach
by Saleh Al Shaibany

The best thing about women is that they keep discovering themselves as they grow older while men get...


Travel - MORE
Glasgow - The host city of Commonwealth Games is all set for The Commonwealth Games
by Lucy Gillmore/The Independent

The Commonwealth Games that started on July 23 will continue till August 3 and so Glasgow is in the...


Health - MORE
AstraZeneca taps Roche, Qiagen for new blood-based cancer drug tests
by Reuters

AstraZeneca has signed up Roche and Qiagen to develop two separate diagnostic tests, both using simp...


Round Up - MORE
Call for Action: Last week to 'Make a difference this Ramadan'
by Times News Service

Over 10,500 items were donated by ‘Make a Difference this Ramadan’ last year!...


Entertainment - MORE
Vivek Oberoi to play CBI officer in 'Bank Chor'
by PTI

Actor Vivek Oberoi will play the role of a CBI officer in Yash Raj Films' (YRF) upcoming movie 'Bank...


HI - MORE
44 renaissance day: STRIDES OF SUCCESS
by Compiled by Faisal Mohammed Naim

Over the past four decades, the wheel of development has accelerated considerably as the Sultanate o...