UAE

May 17, 2000

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Scott Sharp turned in the fastest lap of the week in practice for Saturday's Indianapolis 500 trials, edging two champions from a rival series. Sharp

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Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson is battling to get past the authorities to box in Scotland next month, but he has been encouraged by

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The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the European Union (EU) are to meet in Brussels on May 22 for talks aimed at finalizing a long delayed free-tra

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Member of European Parliament Chris Heaton-Harris said on Wednesday he is hoping to persuade UEFA to switch England's Euro 2000 clash with Germany fro

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The Israeli parliament voted overwhelmingly Wednesday in favor of opposition bills on two of the thorniest issues in peace talks with the Palestinians

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King Abdullah of Jordan is to visit Damascus Sunday for talks with Syrian President Hafez Assad on the peace process, a Jordanian official said Wednes

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Arab states and Turkey have formally accepted Lebanon's membership in a regional power-sharing club and tentatively endorsed Libya's adhesion, Jordan'

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Lebanese Future Television's satellite station will face legal measures if it fails to tone down news content that the government says is "harming the

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The Arab world has fallen behind in the race for knowledge in a world more and more dependent on technology, a leading Arab expert on management said

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The Omani port of Salalah posted losses of more than five million dollars in 1999, its first operational year, after taking into account start-up cost

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Olympic champion Susie O'Neill shattered the oldest record in swimming when she went under Mary T. Meagher's 200 meter butterfly world record in a new

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Israel and the Palestinians are hoping to forge a permanent agreement on the final status of the Palestinian territories at secret negotiations in Sto

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The High Egyptian-Lebanese Committee's summit, due on Wednesday, will primarily focus on political cooperation as the region readied itself for the Is

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Thirty-one year-old Mexican Luis Hernandez, who scored 13 goals during the Mexican season, has just signed with the Los Angeles Galaxy club in Major L

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Palestinians hurled eggs at Greek President Costis Stephanopoulos when he made a private visit to east Jerusalem Wednesday, witnesses were quoted by A