Troubled Palestine advance in Asiad soccer
Troubled Palestine advance in Asiad soccer

Palestine advanced to the second round of the Asian Games football Sunday, despite defeat to Singapore, and vowed to use their rise in the sport to spread some happiness at home.

Indian women's tennis team beats Oman in Asiad opener
Indian women's tennis team beats Oman in Asiad opener

The Indian women's tennis team was off to a winning start in the 17th Asian Games as it blanked Oman 3-0 in the first round here on Saturday.

Tragedy strikes Indian family in Oman

 An Indian man and his daughter were today killed in a road accident in Oman, while the man's wife was later found dead in an apartment, a media report said.

India, Pakistan in same pool of Asian Games

India have been clubbed alongside arch-rivals and eight-time champions Pakistan in the 10-nation men`s hockey competition at the 17th Asian Games to be held in Incheon, South Korea from September 19 to October 4.

Kerala to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on Tuesday

The Kazis in Kerala have declared that Monday would be the 30th day of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated Tuesday as the moon was not sighted Sunday after Iftar.

Two Indians found dead in Oman

Two Indians were found dead under mysterious circumstances in Oman, a media report said Tuesday.

Oman Foreign Minister calls on PM Modi

The Special Envoy of the Sultan of Oman Foreign Minister Yousuf Bin Alawi Bin Abdullah Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and conveyed the greetings of the Sultan, reaffirming the importance of the relations with India.

India, Oman discuss ways to consolidate bilateral relations

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj held talks with her Omani counterpart Yusuf Bin Alawi Bin Abdullah here on Tuesday and discussed ways to further consolidate the strong bilateral relations and enhance project exports from India.

Oman foreign minister to visit India today

Oman Foreign Minister Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah will visit India to congratulate the new Indian government on behalf of his country.

Indian professor found dead in Oman

A 57-year-old Indian chemistry professor has been found dead at his university campus residence in Oman.

Indian professor found dead in Oman

Hisham Abdul-Khader, 57, who worked as an associate professor in the chemistry department of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) in Muscat, was found Friday.

Indian woman jailed for husband`s murder to be deported

A 40-year-old Indian woman in Oman, jailed for killing her alcoholic husband, was released today on compassionate grounds ahead of her deportation.

Indian woman jailed in Oman deported

An Indian woman, who was jailed last year for killing her alcoholic husband, is being sent back to India after being released on compassionate grounds, a media report said on Thursday.

Indian woman jailed in Oman for killing hubby to be deported

A 40-year-old Indian school teacher in Oman, jailed for killing her drunk husband last year, will be released on compassionate grounds and deported next week.

Hosts Australia draw South Korea for Asian Cup

Australia were handed an unwanted assignment against fellow heavyweights South Korea at next year`s Asian Cup as the hosts got a difficult draw at a lavish ceremony in Sydney on Wednesday.

After popular protests, Oman starts to pursue graft

Young Omanis who took to the streets in 2011 to demand jobs and better economic prospects failed to trigger the mass protests that transformed other parts of the Arab world in their own Gulf state.

India, Oman discuss ways to enhance cooperation in security

India and Oman on Friday discussed ways to enhance cooperation in various fields, particularly security and trade, with both sides being of the opinion that there is enough scope for it.

Envoys of five nations present credentials to President

Envoys of five nations presented their credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Australia, Pakistan Navies in big cannabis bust off Oman

Australian and Pakistani navy ships have seized almost two tonnes of cannabis resin in a drug bust off Oman that officers described today as a setback for extremist groups.

AFC plan Asian Cup expansion to 24 teams

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) plans to expand the Asian Cup from 16 to 24 teams as part of a raft of changes designed to increase the number of international matches for member nations.