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Pakistan Day: Message from the Ambassador

‘Pakistan Day’ is celebrated every year on 23rd March to commemorate the “Pakistan Resolution” passed at Lahore in 1940. 

Green Living: Community in Jakarta goes green to fight eviction

Green Living: Community in Jakarta goes green to fight eviction

Brightly coloured wooden and brick houses line a clean riverside path amid trees and vegetable gardens, a tranquil scene in the normally chaotic Indonesian capital Jakarta. 

Spider venom may offer hope to stroke victims: Scientists

Spider venom may offer hope to stroke victims: Scientists

A protein in the venom of potentially deadly funnel web spiders could minimise the effects of brain damage after a stroke, researchers in Australia said on Tuesday. 

VIVA LA FRANCE

VIVA LA FRANCE

French Ambassador H E Roland Dubertrand assures visitors from Oman a safe and unforgettable travel experience in France, which remains the world’s top tourist destination despite a series of terror attacks in the last two years.

Happy Mother's Day: With Love, On Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day: With Love, On Mother's Day

Maimuna al Sulaimani, a prominent Muscat-based legal practitioner, the first Omani to be featured in The Legal 500 powerlist, talks about balancing motherhood and her career. 

Belle of the ball

Belle of the ball

It is a tale as old as time (or one dating back to the 1990s, at least): Disney dusts off an animated classic, adds bells, whistles and real people, and everyone makes a fortune. 

Oman meets China

Oman meets China

Chinese cuisine remains one of the most modified cuisines all around the world. Every continent has its own version of ‘Chinese food’ - spiced up and blended up with other cultural additives. 

Caribbean poet and Nobel laureate Derek Walcott dies

Caribbean poet and Nobel laureate Derek Walcott dies

Poet, playwright and Nobel laureate Derek Walcott died Friday after a long illness at his home on the Caribbean island of St Lucia, his publisher said. He was 87.