Category Archives: Politics

Curators of world museums gather for international colloquium at AUB

On the occasion of the American University of Beirut (AUB) Archaeological Museum’s 150th anniversary, representatives from nine of the world’s leading museums came to AUB for an international colloquium on June 11, 2018.

“From Collection to Museum” was organized by …

CSEPF Board Meets

Muscat, The Board of Directors of the Civil Service Employees Pension Fund (CSEPF) held its second meeting under the chairmanship of Sheikh Khalid bin Omar al- Marhoon, Minister of Civil Service, Deputy Chairman of the Board.

The Board discussed a …

Iraqi flown back to Germany after ‘confessing’ teen’s murder

A failed Iraqi asylum seeker arrived by plane back in Germany on Saturday after admitting raping and murdering a teenage girl, Iraqi Kurdish officials and German media reports said.

“I am delighted the suspect sought by justice is back in …

MoCI Warns against Using Official Emblems without License or Offending Omani Clothes

Muscat— The Ministry of Commerce and Industry

(MoCI) has seized military uniforms sold in local markets contrary to the

Ministerial Decision No. 270/2015. The Directorate General of

Commerce and Industry in Sohar in the Governorate of North Al

Batinah has …

RAFO Commander Reviews Salalah, Thumrait Air Bases

Salalah, Air Vice Marshal Mattar bin Ali al-

Obaidani, Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) paid a

field visit to Salalah Air Base and Thumrait Air Base today to review

support and assistance operations through providing air …


CHANDIGARH, India A 34-year-old woman school teacher has been arrested on charges of sexually exploiting a 15-year-old boy who used to visit her for tuition in Chandigarh, police said today.

The woman, a science teacher, had been allegedly sexually exploiting …