Sudan’s minister of defence dies of heart attack

Sudan's minister of defence, Lt Gen Jamaleldin Omar, has died of a heart attack in South Sudan, where...

Blast targets US embassy in Tunis, attacker dead

An attacker targeted the US embassy in the Tunisian capital on Friday, causing an explosion and injuries among...

No school tuition fees for select expat students

In a new move, Oman Human Rights Commission (OHRC) announced that children born to Omani mother married to...

Philippines lifts deployment ban of workers to GCC country

The Philippine government lifted the deployment ban imposed on overseas Filipino workers which prohibited them from working in...

Oman announces further visa ban for expats

Expats in Oman who are employed as sales or purchasing representatives will not have their visas renewed, according...

Building collapses at Bhubaneswar airport, 1 killed

The roof of an under-construction building collapsed at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar leaving one person dead...

Canadian air tanker crashes while fighting Australia bushfires, 3 dead

A Canadian-owned C-130 Hercules air tanker crashed while fighting bushfires in Australia's alpine region on Thursday, killing all...

Mahira Khan, Fawad Khan to attend Pakistan International Screen Awards in Dubai

This is your last chance to vote for your favourite actors AND book your seat at the inaugural...

Caught on camera: Dancers get customer drunk, rob him of Dh157,000

Club dancers in Britain allegedly held a customer against his will and stole money from him after...

12 killed in Algeria bus collision

A tragic accident took place on Sunday in southeastern Algeria, when two buses crashed into each other in El...