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The world's longest-reigning monarchs

Who's the world's longest-lasting rulers? Five monarchs who have stood the test of time.

Who's the world's longest-lasting rulers? Five monarchs who have stood the test of time.

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Oman promotes its authentic side

Euronews spoke at Berlin’s ITB to Haitham Al Ghassani, Assistent Director General of Tourism Promotion, about how the country tries to capitalize on

Euronews spoke at Berlin’s ITB to Haitham Al Ghassani, Assistent Director General of Tourism Promotion, about how the country tries to capitalize on

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Cycling: Nibali celebrates overall Tour of Oman victory

Vincenzo Nibali sounded the warning bells to his principle rivals on Sunday after the Italian champion secured overall victory at the Tour of Oman

Vincenzo Nibali sounded the warning bells to his principle rivals on Sunday after the Italian champion secured overall victory at the Tour of Oman

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Tour of Oman: Edvald Boasson Hagen claims stage 5

Norway’s Edvald Boasson Hagen timed his sprint perfectly to clinch the fifth and penultimate stage of the Tour of Oman in Muscat on Saturday. The

Norway’s Edvald Boasson Hagen timed his sprint perfectly to clinch the fifth and penultimate stage of the Tour of Oman in Muscat on Saturday. The

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Nibali takes overall lead in Tour of Oman

Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali produced a superb solo effort to claim the fourth stage of the Tour of Oman on Green Mountain on Friday. After a relatively

Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali produced a superb solo effort to claim the fourth stage of the Tour of Oman on Green Mountain on Friday. After a relatively

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Tour of Oman: On-form Kristoff sprints to stage three victory

Alexander Kristoff of the Katusha team continued his fine start to the 2016 campaign after the Norwegian ace won sprint finish to claim stage three

Alexander Kristoff of the Katusha team continued his fine start to the 2016 campaign after the Norwegian ace won sprint finish to claim stage three

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Tour of Oman: Boasson Hagen claims stage two

Norway’s Edvald Boasson-Hagen timed his sprint perfectly to claim the second stage of the Tour of Oman on Wednesday. The 28-year-old looked in great

Norway’s Edvald Boasson-Hagen timed his sprint perfectly to claim the second stage of the Tour of Oman on Wednesday. The 28-year-old looked in great

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On the cultural heritage trail in Oman

In this edition of Oman Life we continue our exploration of the country’s extraordinary cultural heritage by delving into Muscat, the melting pot

In this edition of Oman Life we continue our exploration of the country’s extraordinary cultural heritage by delving into Muscat, the melting pot

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Traveller's diary: the magic of the cultural heritage

Our third edition of “Oman Life” was dedicated to the country’s rich cultural heritage. One of the most iconic forts of the country was our starting

Our third edition of “Oman Life” was dedicated to the country’s rich cultural heritage. One of the most iconic forts of the country was our starting

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Leigh McMillan's historic win

Britain’s Leigh McMillan was officially crowned the most successful sailor in the nine-year history of the Extreme Sailing Series when he clinched an

Britain’s Leigh McMillan was officially crowned the most successful sailor in the nine-year history of the Extreme Sailing Series when he clinched an

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Coastline of discovery

In this edition of “Oman Life” we explore the country’s stunning coastline and discover the rich sea life including the endangered green turtle. Our

In this edition of “Oman Life” we explore the country’s stunning coastline and discover the rich sea life including the endangered green turtle. Our

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Traveller's diary: Oman and the sea

Our second Oman Life adventure kicked off at the marina in Muscat where we had the chance to spend the day on a very special boat known as a Dhow

Our second Oman Life adventure kicked off at the marina in Muscat where we had the chance to spend the day on a very special boat known as a Dhow

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Oman’s unique blend of natural wonders

From coconut fringed beaches and crystal clears seas to rocky mountains and a desert straight from one thousand and one nights, Oman’s landscape

From coconut fringed beaches and crystal clears seas to rocky mountains and a desert straight from one thousand and one nights, Oman’s landscape

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Traveller's diary: Oman's Landscape Diversity

It was my first trip to the Arabian Peninsula so I was really excited about going to Oman. We started by exploring Salalah in the south of Oman.

It was my first trip to the Arabian Peninsula so I was really excited about going to Oman. We started by exploring Salalah in the south of Oman.

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Record breaking climb out of the Majilis al Jinn cave in Oman

Elite climbers Stefan Glowacz from Germany and American Chris Sharma have scaled the overhanging roof of the Majilis al Jinn cave in Oman for the

Elite climbers Stefan Glowacz from Germany and American Chris Sharma have scaled the overhanging roof of the Majilis al Jinn cave in Oman for the

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Battling Beatrix wades into row

Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, on a tour of the Gulf states has intervened in a row stirred up by Geert Wilders’ Freedom Party at home. It asked

Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, on a tour of the Gulf states has intervened in a row stirred up by Geert Wilders’ Freedom Party at home. It asked

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Italian cargo ship hijacked by pirates

An Italian-owned cargo ship with 18 crew on board has become the latest vessel to be hijacked. The Enrico Ievoli was carrying a shipment of

An Italian-owned cargo ship with 18 crew on board has become the latest vessel to be hijacked. The Enrico Ievoli was carrying a shipment of

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Army disperses protesters in Oman

Soldiers have dispersed a small group of demonstrators who had gathered for the fourth day of protests in the port city of Sohar in Oman. Read our

Soldiers have dispersed a small group of demonstrators who had gathered for the fourth day of protests in the port city of Sohar in Oman. Read our

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Oman unrest enters third day

Protesters in Oman have clashed with security forces during a third consecutive day of unrest. The demonstrators want higher salaries and a greater

Protesters in Oman have clashed with security forces during a third consecutive day of unrest. The demonstrators want higher salaries and a greater

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Two killed in Omani anti-government protests

At least two people are reported to have been killed in anti-government protests in Oman. It is alleged police fired rubber bullets at

At least two people are reported to have been killed in anti-government protests in Oman. It is alleged police fired rubber bullets at