Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Health & Education

Saudi: 26 Injured In Houthi Missile Fired Over Najran

Saudi Arabia shot down a ballistic missile fired by Yemen's Houthi rebels on Wednesday, with shrapnel leaving 26 people wounded, a Riyadh-led coalition fighting...

1.3m Saudis discontinue education

DAMMAM — Some 1.3 million Saudis discontinued their education in 2017 for various reasons, according to a General Authority of Statistics (GaStat) report quoted by...

Only Saudis will be allowed to be dentists

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday announced it will stop hiring foreign dentists so as to provide job opportunities for Saudis.There are 26 dental colleges in...

Bahrain: Homework is banned; Students happy!

Education Minister Dr Majid Al Nuaimi has issued a decision approving the recommendation of the ministry’s development commissions to ban homework for students and...

Pilot Jailed For Threatening To ‘Blow Up’ Emirates Plane

An off-duty pilot has been jailed for a year for getting intoxicated on alcohol, cursing passengers and risking their lives, when he threatened to...

Around 200,000 tons of annual food wastage in Bahrain

Bahrain’s households dumps around 195,000 tons of food waste on average annually.“Food dumped by families makes up 35.2% of the overall annual quantity of...

Salary Increase For Indian School Teachers Across Oman

Teachers in Indian schools across Oman will all get pay hikes this year, in order to bring salary levels up to international standards.The news,...

Bahrain Records Warmest January Ever Since 1902

Bahrain experienced the warmest January this year ever since 1902, according to the report by the Meteorological Directorate.The mean temperature of the month was...

Oman: Flash Floods And Big Waves Predicted

Cyclone Luban was downgraded from a Category 1 Cyclone to a "tropical storm" by the Public Authority for Civil Aviation's official meteorology department.The latest...

UAE: medicines and injections recalled for safety reasons

The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has withdrawn a medical device and one batch of pharmaceutical products. The Ministry issued a circular to...
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