Articles about Oman

Ship linked to Israeli billionaire reportedly attacked off Oman

30 Jul 2021

Ship linked to Israeli billionaire reportedly attacked off Oman

An oil tanker linked to an Israeli billionaire reportedly came under attack off the coast of Oman in the Arabian Sea, authorities said Friday, as details about the incident remained few.

UAE, Oman to host the T20 World Cup: Details here

29 Jun 2021

UAE, Oman to host the T20 World Cup: Details here

In a massive development, the upcoming edition of the men's T20 World Cup will take place in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman.

Oman in talks with ICC, BCCI to host WT20 matches

06 Jun 2021

Oman in talks with ICC, BCCI to host WT20 matches

The ICC and BCCI are in talks with Oman Cricket over hosting a few of the T20 World Cup matches later this year in the Gulf nation, an official has confirmed.

Meet the nations which have qualified for ICC World T20

31 Oct 2019

Meet the nations which have qualified for ICC World T20

A total of 16 teams are set to battle it out for the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup to be held in Australia next year.

Namibia, Netherlands secure ICC World T20 spots: Details here

30 Oct 2019

Namibia, Netherlands secure ICC World T20 spots: Details here

Namibia are set to appear at the ICC T20 World Cup for the first time after beating Oman in Dubai.

Cyclone Kyarr's intensity increases, heavy rainfall expected in Karnataka, Goa

26 Oct 2019

Cyclone Kyarr's intensity increases, heavy rainfall expected in Karnataka, Goa

Heavy rainfall is expected in Goa and coastal Karnataka on Saturday, due to Cyclone Kyarr.

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India face stiff Oman test

04 Sep 2019

2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: India face stiff Oman test

The Indian national men's football team opens its 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifying campaign against Oman on Thursday.

Dubai: 17, including 12 Indians, die in tragic bus accident

07 Jun 2019

Dubai: 17, including 12 Indians, die in tragic bus accident

In a sorrowful incident, 12 Indians lost their lives in Dubai after the bus they were traveling in crashed. A total of 17 people died in the accident, authorities confirmed.

Kerala man loses Gulf-job for insensitive comment on flood victims

20 Aug 2018

Kerala man loses Gulf-job for insensitive comment on flood victims

Rahul Cheru Palayattu, an expat from Kerala, who worked at gulf firm Lulu Group International was sacked for posting an insensitive comment about the floods, which have brought the southern state of India to a standstill.

Five best countries to visit in the Middle East

20 Aug 2018

Five best countries to visit in the Middle East

To many people, international travel simply means packing bags and heading to Europe.

Delhi air quality to worsen, try and stay indoors

04 Aug 2018

Delhi air quality to worsen, try and stay indoors

After experiencing relatively good air quality for the past few days, Delhi's pollution levels are to set to increase, thanks to a raging dust storm in Oman.

Swedish DJ Avicii passes away at 28

20 Apr 2018

Swedish DJ Avicii passes away at 28

Swedish DJ Avicii (real name Tim Bergling) has been found dead in Oman. He was just 28.

PM Modi's Oman visit: Attends India-Oman business meet

12 Feb 2018

PM Modi's Oman visit: Attends India-Oman business meet

PM Narendra Modi was on a two-day state visit to Oman. The two sides signed eight agreements. He also addressed the Indian diaspora at Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in capital Muscat.

Modi will leave for Oman today, after completing UAE visit

11 Feb 2018

Modi will leave for Oman today, after completing UAE visit

After his historic visit to Palestine, PM Modi arrived in the UAE on Saturday on a two-day visit as part of his four-nation tour.

Modi conferred the Grand Collar of the State of Palestine

10 Feb 2018

Modi conferred the Grand Collar of the State of Palestine

Narendra Modi is the first-ever Indian PM to visit Palestine. Considering this and his commitment to improving India-Palestine relations, President Abbas conferred the Grand Collar of the State of Palestine on him.