Category Archives: Sports

Shallow Quake Hits Western Indonesia

Jakarta, A total of 48 villagers were injured and 377 houses damaged after a shallow earthquake of 5.6-magnitude struck off West Sumatra province of western Indonesia today, disaster agency official said.

Over 190 people escaped the natural disaster, which hit …

Oman Photographic Society Organizes Workshop on Photography

Muscat, The Oman Photographic Society

organized a workshop at Oman Convention and Exhibition Center

entitled “Podcast Frame” presented by photographer and photography

trainer Hussain al-Bahrani as part of the cultural events of Muscat

International Book Fair.

Al-Bahrani gave a practical …

Sultanate to Participate in Brunei Darussalam Book Fair

Brunei, The Brunei Darussalam Book Fair will be

launched tomorrow (Wednesday). The Sultanate will be the first Guest

of Honour in the fair, which runs until 5 March 2019.

The Sultanate is participating in the event, which coincides with

the …

Police Kill 7 Robbery Gang Members in Philippines

Manila, At least seven people belonging to a

gang specializing in robbery were killed in an exchange of fire with

Philippine police after they went past a checkpoint.

According to the German news agency (DPA), the suspects were

onboard of …

Oman Represents Main Foreign Attraction at Vilnius Book Fair

Vilnius, Visited by hundreds of people of all

ages, from schoolchildren to seniors, the stand of the Sultanate of

Oman was by far the most popular spot among all non-Lithuanian

participants at the International Vilnius Book Fair, which took place…

Foreign Ministry Releases Peace Diplomacy Book

Muscat, The Foreign Ministry released a book

entitled “Peace Diplomacy: Stages of Development of the Foreign

Ministry ” prepared by Ambassador Ali bin Mohammed al-Mahri, Head

of the Information Affairs Sector at the Foreign Ministry.

The book documents stages of …