Category Archives: Politics

UN SAYS WORLD POPULATION WILL REACH 9.8 BILLION IN 2050

India’s population is expected to surpass China’s in about seven years and Nigeria is projected to overtake the United States and become the third most populous country in the world shortly before 2050, a UN report said Wednesday.

The report …

MSM Loses 3 Points

Muscat — Muscat Securities Market (MSM) general

index (30) today lost (3.16) points, comprising a decline by (0.06%) to

close at (5118.31) points, compared to the last session, which stood at

(5121.47) points.

The trading value today stood at (RO …

Heritage, Culture Directorate in Dhofar to Organize Events during Khareef

Salalah — The Directorate General of Heritage and Culture in the Governorate of Dhofar set to organize a range of cultural and heritage events during the period of Salalah Tourism Festival 2017, which is scheduled to start from 30th June …

US ‘STRONGLY CONDEMNS’ ATTACK NEAR LONDON MOSQUE

The United States says it strongly condemns an attack near a mosque in London and that the attack appears to have targeted Muslim worshippers.

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the U.S. stands with the U.K. and is ready to …

Qatar Says Will Not Negotiate Until ‘Blockade’ Lifted

Qatar says it will not negotiate with neighboring countries unless they cease their economic and travel “blockade” of the Gulf state.

The countries have accused Qatar of supporting terrorism, a charge that Doha strongly denies.

We have to make it …

Nafees of Royal Cavalry Wins French Derby

Paris — The Royal Cavalry secured a big sport pride when stallion

Nafees won French Derby Race of 2000 metre under the sponsorship of Qatar. The race

was held in French Chanty racecourse for first group of 4-year hold. Nafees …