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Guards transport a prisoner in the highly controversial Guantanamo Bay prison.  (AFP/John Moore)
July 23, 2015 - 10:31 GMT
A White House spokesperson said Wednesday the US is in the "final stages" of planning to close the controversial military site at Guantanamo Bay, which houses 116 prisoners.
Ali al Habsi
July 14, 2015 - 13:26 GMT
Oman captain Ali al Habsi, who is all set to sign a deal with Reading on Tuesday, has set his sights on helping the English Championship club return to the English Premier League.
Ali Al Habsi
July 12, 2015 - 13:40 GMT
After weeks of negotiations, Oman’s football captain Ali al Habsi is finally heading to English Championship club, Reading.
Oman aims for 30 percent of oil recovery to be solar-driven. (Glasspoint)
July 09, 2015 - 10:47 GMT
Showing its commitment to becoming a regional leader for solar technology, Oman plans 1,021 megawatt solar facility at Amal West oil field.
Salim Bahwan on the set of his new feature, in which he also stars. (Photo courtesy of Muscat Daily)
July 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
The third directorial effort from the Omani actor-director is on the way, with English subtitles.
The Omagine Project will incorporate cultural, heritage, entertainment and residential components. Yiti Beach, Muscat. (Shutterstock)
June 30, 2015 - 10:41 GMT
The ambitious complex will cover one million square meters of beachfront west of Muscat.
Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years. (AFP/File)
June 26, 2015 - 07:46 GMT
Rising tourism activities contribute to the construction industry's foreseen growth for the next three years.
The six prisoners of Yemeni descent were transported to Oman for resettlement. (AFP/File)
June 13, 2015 - 11:00 GMT
Six Guantanamo Bay detainees of Yemeni descent were transferred to Oman for resettlement, according to the Pentagon.
Ali Al-Habsi
June 11, 2015 - 14:10 GMT
The rags-to-riches stories of many a football great have inspired fans across the world to fall in love with the beautiful game.
Prince Ali bin Hussein
June 10, 2015 - 12:05 GMT
Confirming that Oman had voted for Prince Ali bin Hussein during last month's FIFA presidential election against Sepp Blatter, Sayyid Khalid al Busaidy...
Oman goes down to Syria in friendly
June 07, 2015 - 11:05 GMT
Oman's preparations for the forthcoming FIFA World Cup Group D qualifier against hosts India on June 11 came under the spotlight when it lost 1-2 to a strong Syrian side at the Seeb Sports Stadium on Friday.