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  1. Oman Eid accidents death toll hits 10 after two nationals killed in Adam road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... Omani nationals near Haima on Wednesday morning. Photo - ONA Muscat: In the latest of the series of road crashes in Oman, two Omani nationals were killed and another suffered serious injuries following an accident in Adam this morning. According to ...

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  2. Oman road accident: Expat killed, several injured in Eid car crash near IbraRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... critical," Shameer added. A report released by the NCSI in January this year said 12 per cent of the road accidents in Oman turn out to be fatal with an average of one death in every 10 road accidents.

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  3. Sombre Eid for Palestinians in Oman as death toll mountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    For Ismail Qeshta not a day passes by without being informed of the Palestinian struggle and thec death of people he knows personally.-TIMES OF OMAN Muscat: More than 1,300 Palestinians have been killed since the most recent round of fighting between the Israeli Defence Forces and Hamas began on July 8 and every day that passes, Ismail Qeshta prays ... (more)

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  4. Oman, Iran demand end of Gaza siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... that will lead to disruptions in electricity and water supply to Gaza's 1.7 million people. Photo: PTI Muscat: Iran and Oman have called for international efforts to help end the tragic situation in Palestine and dispatch humanitarian aid to the ...

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  5. Seven Omanis killed in Eid road tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... around 10am. "So far, the reason behind the accident has not yet been ascertained. Overspeeding is suspected," a Royal Oman Police (ROP) official said. Haima residents said that helicopters were called into service for the rescue mission. The bodies ...

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  6. Sultan Qaboos University, Oman records Iranian earthquakeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Seismographs at the Sultan Qaboos University earthquake monitoring centre recorded a quake of 5.5 magnitude that hit South Iran Wednesday morning.

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  7. e-visa to enhance security, curb crimes in Oman: Royal Oman PoliceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: To simplify visa procedures and enhance security, the Royal Oman Police is set to launch the electronic visa and passport system before the end of this year.

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  8. US Navy rescues Yemeni cargo vessel adrift in the Sea of OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... crew members from a Yemeni-flagged cargo vessel that had lost power, and was sinking. The ship was adrift in the Sea of Oman on Monday morning, the navy said in a statement. The crew from Asaed, the Yemeni-flagged cargo vessel, requested assistance ...

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  9. Information buses' to provide Oman's growth statisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... official statistical authority in the Sultanate, revealing figures and data related to the achievements witnessed in Oman over the last 44 years. They are a clear indication of development and prosperity the country has experienced under the wise ...

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  10. Fingerprint' for special children in OmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... to make their own pizza, play different games and enjoy drawing and many other activities. - Jun Estrada/TIMES OF OMAN Muscat: Keeping a low profile, a voluntary group in Oman is pursuing a noble cause - leaving a fingerprint in the lives of ...

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  11. Oman Investment & Finance Company ties up with Al NoorRead the original story

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Oman Investment & Finance Company has tied up with Al Noor Association for Blind in Governorate of Muscat to lend a helping hand to those in need.

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  12. Fahd, top leaders pray for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said many happy returns of the day, health, happiness and a long life and to safeguard Oman and all Muslim countries. He also prayed to Allah for more dignity for Islam and Muslims and that all Muslims will unite for ...

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  13. Blessings and joy for Omani family on EidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Salem belongs to Wadi Al Mawil village and his wife, an English teacher in a school in the village.-Supplied photo Muscat: Eid Al Fitr is always a special day for all Muslim families as it is a day of joy, marking an end to a month-long sacrifice.

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  14. Need to boost trade between Oman, Iran'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Iran and Oman enjoy very friendly relations but still the commercial trade between the two countries is below the expectations, says Omani Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Masoud Al Sunaidy.

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  15. Chinese firms lead smartphone growth [Times of Oman]Read the original story

    Wednesday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    (Times of Oman Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Taipei: Huawei Technologies, China's biggest maker of smartphones, almost doubled shipments in the second quarter as demand from emerging markets boosted industry volumes to a record 295 million units. ...

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  16. Sensex recovers 96 points despite steep drop in L&T [Times of Oman]Read the original story

    Wednesday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    (Times of Oman Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Mumbai: Despite sharp drop in L&T, the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex on Wednesday snapped straight two-session of fall and also recovered its initial losses on late buying mainly in banking and auto counters to ...

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  17. 5.6 magnitude earthquake off Iran's Kish Island jolts buildings in the UAERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Times of Oman

    ... on Wednesday. The US Geological Survey (USGS) reported the mild quake hit close to the Iranian island at around 05:00 Oman time. The USGS located the quake epicentre in southern Iran, some 50km west-south-west of the Kish Island and 229km ...

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  18. ORBCOMM Expands Global Market Territory ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Financial Mirror

    ORBCOMM Inc. , a global provider of Machine-to-Machine solutions, today announced that Mahd Telecom, ORBCOMM's Muscat, Oman-based national service provider partner for Oman and other Gulf Cooperation Council countries, has been granted regulatory approval to provide ORBCOMM services in Oman.

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  19. Sayyid Fahd, other top Omani officials perform Eid prayer in MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Times of Oman

    ... His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said many happy returns of the day, health, happiness and a long life and to safeguard Oman and all Muslim countries. He also prayed to Allah for more dignity for Islam and Muslim and that all Muslims will become united ...

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  20. ORBCOMM Expands Global Market Territory and Gateway InfrastructureRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Business Wire

    ORBCOMM Inc. , a global provider of Machine-to-Machine solutions, today announced that Mahd Telecom, ORBCOMM's Muscat, Oman-based national service provider partner for Oman and other Gulf Cooperation Council countries, has been granted regulatory approval to provide ORBCOMM services in Oman.

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