Category Archives: Sports

Desperate Dig for Mudslides Survivors in Sierra Leone

Freetown — The desperate dig for survivors is

resuming in Sierra Leone’s capital, after mudslides and floods claimed

the lives of more than 300 people, the BBC said.

Their homes in Freetown were engulfed after part of Sugar Loaf

mountain …

OMAN AIR TOPS EXTREME SAILING SERIES AFTER VICTORY IN HAMBURG

The Oman Air team, have taken the overall lead of the Extreme Sailing Series, after clinching victory at the latest Hamburg event, on a dramatic final day of racing.

Having led from the start of the German regatta, the crew …

Sierra Leone Mudslide Buries Houses with Scores Feared Dead

Freetown — Scores of people are feared dead and others remain trapped after a mudslide near Sierra Leone’s capital, Freetown, the BBC said.

A hillside in the Regent area collapsed early today following heavy rains, leaving many houses covered in …

23rd July Photographic Winners to Be Announced Wednesday

Muscat— An honouring ceremony will be held next “Wednesday” to announce the winners in the Photography Competition of the 23rd July Renaissance Day at Al Mouj Muscat in the Wilayat of A’Seeb.

It is organized by Al Mouj Muscat, in …

Barcelona Sign Paulinho for 40 Million Euros

Barcelona — Barcelona have agreed a deal with the Chinese Guangzhou Evergrande Club to sign midfielder Paulinho for 40 million euros ($47.16 million), the Spanish club announced today.

The 29-year-old Brazilian will sign a four-year contract with a 120 million-euro …

Cristiano Ronaldo Banned for Five Games

Madrid — Following his sensationally mixed cameo during last night game, Cristiano Ronaldo has been informed of his fate and he will be suspended for five matches, the Spanish Marca newspaper said.

A decision was not expected until Wednesday; however, …