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Oman attempts clean-up of streets with $2,600 litter fines

27 March, 2017

Oman will slap huge fines on those caught littering, as it looks to keep a clean image with international holiday makers.

Pioneering Omani actor passes away leaving sultanate's film-lovers mourning

12 March, 2017

When there was no film industry in his native Oman, Salim Bahwan moved abroad to study film-making and acting, returning home to promote cinema in the country.

Ante Up: Iran missile-test threaten US' Hormuz operations

10 March, 2017

The Straits of Hormuz has been the scene of simmering military posturing between Washington and Tehran in recent weeks, with neither side willing to back down, or lose face

Iran's FM in rare visit to Qatar

09 March, 2017

Iran's Mohammad Javad Zarif and Qatar's Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani discussed "regional developments" during the foreign ministers' first visit to Doha since 2015.

Iranian official denies sending weapons to Yemen

08 March, 2017

Hossein Amir Abdollahian claims that allegations Tehran is arming Houthi fighters in Yemen are 'baseless', despite mounting evidence suggesting Iran has given weapons to the rebels.

Iran's President Rouhani visits Kuwait to soothe Gulf tensions

15 February, 2017

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani visited Kuwait on Wednesday, as part of a lightning two-nation tour aimed at mending ties with Gulf neighbours strained by the conflicts in Syria and Yemen.

Iran's Rouhani on whistle-stop Gulf tour

14 February, 2017

Iranian President Rouhani will visit Oman and Kuwait both in one day in an attempt to build diplomatic bridges.

Omani activist's family stopped from travelling

14 February, 2017

A human rights activist has been targeted by the state for harassment, and now sees his family banned from travel.

UN chief heads to Turkey ahead of Arab tour

10 February, 2017

Antonio Guterres will travel to Turkey later on Thursday for talks ahead of a whirlwind tour of five Arab countries.

Trump vs the Iran nuclear deal

06 February, 2017

Could the Iranian nuclear deal be the next victim in the line of Trump’s new measures, asks Stasa Salacanin.

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