International

  • Photos and DNA tests as Indonesians search for lost relatives
  • Photos and DNA tests as Indonesians search for

    • 3 weeks   ago
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    Grief-stricken Indonesians queued with photographs or looked out for DNA tests Wednesday, to see whether their missing friends and family were among bodies being held in a hospital morgue after a devastating tsunami tore families apart

  • Seven people dead in Oman vehicle collision
  • Deadly road accident in Oman leaves 7 people

    • 3 weeks   ago
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    Five Omanis and two Asians nationality expats were killed after their vehicles collided with each other, that took place in the Wilayat of Mahoot, according to timesofoman.

  • Pregnant woman in India contracts HIV after blood transfusion in government hospital: Report
  • Pregnant woman contracts HIV after blood

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    A pregnant woman tried positive for HIV after she was given the infected blood at an government hospital in Sattur in the Indian, reported Channel News Asia. 

  • 4.8-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Europe's Most Active Volcano
  • 4.8-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Europe's Most

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 hit Sicily around Europe's most active volcano Mount Etna early on Wednesday, injuring at least two people, Italian media reported.

  • Passenger sentenced to 10 years Jailed For Carrying Uncle’s Handbag
  • Passenger sentenced to 10 years Jailed For

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    A traveler has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by a Dubai Court for smuggling 1.35kg of cocaine amid travel in a handbag he claimed to carrying for his uncle in Thailand. 

  • Omanis to replace expats in 19 occupations at health ministry
  • Omanis to replace expats in 19 occupations at

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    While trying to build its 70 % Omanisation rate, Oman's Ministry of Health (MoH) has reported plans to hire Omanis to replace expatriates in certain jobs, according to times of oman.

  • Man hijacks bus and drives it into crowd, 5 killed, 21 injured in China
  • Man hijacks bus and drives it into crowd, 5

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    At least five people were killed and 21 others were injured after a bus which had been hijacked and drove it into a crowd of people in China’s city of Longyan, reported RT News.

  • Funerals held for Seventeen band members killed in Indonesian tsunami
  • Funerals held for Seventeen band members killed

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    Funerals were held Monday for a several individuals from an Indonesian pop band killed when a tsunami  wave hammered into a phase where they were performing an open-air concert.

  • Nearly 40 passengers injured as plane misses landing
  • Nearly 40 passengers injured as plane misses

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    38 individuals, for the most part Congolese fighters, were harmed on Monday when an Antonov transport plane missed its arrival at Beni in eastern DR Congo,according to military authorities.

  • Oman : ​Two expat children die in car accident
  • Oman : ​Two expat children die in car

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    Two expat children have died and three others injured in a car in oman, reported the Times of Oman.
    The two sisters, who were from the UAE, were in the v

  • Former Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 7 years in prison by Pakistani court
  • Former Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 7

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was sentenced for the second time this year in regarding with corruption charges, however was cleared for another situation. 

  • More than 490 expat workers arrested in Oman
  • More than 490 expat workers arrested in Oman

    • 4 weeks   ago
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    Around 499 expat worker were arrested for violating labour laws in Oman in December, reported Timesof Oman.. 
    Oman Ministry of Manpower said, 374 busines