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Omani activist imprisoned for 'insulting ruler' dies

05 May, 2018

An activist imprisoned in Oman died following poor medical care as he was serving his three year sentence, human rights groups have said.

Doha slams Saudi Arabia for detaining Qatari man

02 May, 2018

Qatar has condemned neighbouring Saudi Arabia for arresting a Qatari man as he attempted to return from war-torn Yemen.

Middle East's economic growth will not curb unemployment: IMF

02 May, 2018

Deeper reforms must be made to curb high unemployment rates in the Middle East, the International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday.

Syrian refugees the biggest losers with regime's confiscation law

01 May, 2018

Syrians have less than a month to register their property with Damascus, but many of the 13 million displaced are unable to reach government-controlled areas, reports Paul McLoughlin.

Scotland-sized 'dead zone' discovered in Gulf of Oman

28 April, 2018

Environmentalists are concerned about a huge 'dead zone' discovered in Arabian waters, after a months' long search by underwater robots.

Emirati fishing boat attacked in Gulf of Oman

28 April, 2018

Shots have been fired on an Emirati fishing boat in the Gulf of Oman, with fears of resurgence in pirate attacks on fishing off the Arabian Peninsula.

Two princes in a hurry shake up the Gulf

27 April, 2018

Comment: In UAE and Saudi Arabia, two princes are driving a geopolitical shake up. But do they share a common strategy? ask Anne Gadel and Mourad el-Bouanani.

Tears and trophies: This week in Middle East football

25 April, 2018

Football clubs in the Middle East are winding down after a grueling 2017-18 campaign, with some surprise teams among the familiar names lifting regional league trophies.

Iran, Saudi Arabia cannot dominate Middle East : Zarif

24 April, 2018

Iran's top diplomat says that talks between Riyadh and Tehran are essential, adding that the two states have helped to 'destroy the region'.

DJ Avicii's family arrive in Oman to repatriate body

23 April, 2018

The family of Avicii have arrived in Oman, following the shock death of the 28-year-old on Friday in the sultanate.

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