Category Archives: Politics

ATTACKERS STAB POLICEMAN TO DEATH IN RUSSIA’S DAGESTAN

Two attackers stabbed one policeman to death and wounded another in Dagestan in Russia’s North Caucasus Monday before being shot by police, investigators said.

The attackers used knives in the assault before being “neutralised” by police at a petrol station …

SEAOMAN Opens Door to Awe-inspiring Undersea World of Whale Shark

Muscat — Whale sharks are one of the wonders of the natural world, and the opportunity to swim with these gentle giants is now a reality thanks to an exciting SEAOMAN programme. Oman is widely recognised as one of the …

HURRICANE HARVEY: EVACUATIONS UNDER WAY AS STORM HEADS FOR TEXAS

Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated, oil refineries are expected to shut down and 700 members of the National Guard are being called up as Hurricane Harvey, the most powerful weather system to hit the US in almost …

Star Wars Toy Launch to Unveil New Last Jedi Character

Los Angeles — Star Wars: The Last Jedi is still a few months away from hitting theaters, but BB-8-happy fans are about to get a glimpse at a new character as a part of a three-day marketing rollout of toys …

Spanish Clubs Look for Rivals in UEFA CL Draw

Madrid — The 32 clubs that will seek to lift the Champions League (CL) in Kiev on 26th May 2018 are already defined, 31 of them seeking to displace a Real Madrid side that has won the last two editions, …

Oman Air Signs Codeshare Agreement with Gulf Air

Muscat — Oman Air, the national carrier of the

Sultanate of Oman, launched a new codeshare agreement with Gulf

Air, the Kingdom of Bahrain’s national carrier, which sees the airlines’

combined frequencies between Bahrain and Muscat at 6 daily flights.…