Heavy rains lash across Saudi, cuts main road to Mecca
Riyadh: Heavy rains in the Saudi coastal city of Jeddah on Thursday delayed flights, forced school suspensions and closed the road to Mecca, Islam's holiest city, state media reported.Jeddah, a city...
India scraps Air-Suvidha requirements for international passengers
Muscat: India's Ministry of Civil Aviation on Monday said beginning this Tuesday, international passengers travelling into India need not provide Air Suvidha forms (November 21-22 midnight IST).Indian...
Oman celebrates 52 National Day today
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Sardine season begins in Oman
Oman's sardine season begins. Called Al Dhawaghi in Oman, the sardine fishing season is an annual event that traces its origins to ancient times.
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South Korea Halloween stampede toll at 151
Choi Seong-beom, chief of Seoul’s Yongsan fire department, said the death toll could rise further and that an unspecified number among the injured were in critical condition. It was not immediately...
Fins beach to get a major facelift
First electric air taxi takes off in Dubai
China’s XPeng Inc successfully tested its two-seater flying taxi in Dubai, paving the way for the future of transportation. These vehicles are believed to be the answer to short-trip mobility and...
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One year since Cyclone Shaheen
On this day last year, tropical cyclone Shaheen slammed into Oman with ferocious winds and heavy rain, flooding streets, prompting evacuations from coastal areas, leaving major trails of destruction...
Camels migrate to hills in Dhofar as Spring arrives
During the Khareef season, as the cliffs and slopes get slippery due to incessant rains, climbing mountains becomes too risky for heavy animals like camels. So, the farmers wait for Surb season...
Khareef ends in Dhofar
Heavy rains to lash across Oman on Tuesday, Wednesday: Met
Due to the heavy thunderstorms that are likely to fall on Tuesday and Wednesday, which may range in intensity in some areas from 20 to 100 millimeters, the Civil Aviation Authority calls on everyone...
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Tropical depression to bring more rains from Sunday, warns Met
Muscat: Oman’s Met Office on Friday said, as per the latest satellite images and analyzes of the National Center for Early Warning, formation of a depression in the Arabian Sea which might turn into...