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Omanis vote in Shura Council elections
Among the 1300 candidates for the 84-seat advisory council are 77 women contenders, an increase from last time.
Last Modified: 15 Oct 2011 13:32 GMT
Middle East
Protests break out in Omani city
Thousands take to the streets in southern city in Gulf state to press for better wages, jobs and end to corruption.
Last Modified: 22 Apr 2011 16:51 GMT
Middle East
Oman protests resume
Dozens stage sit-in to demand probes into alleged abuses after clashes with security forces left at least one dead.
Last Modified: 02 Apr 2011 14:56 GMT
Middle East
The new 'disorder' of hope
Gulf Arab states are being challenged to reform their political and social orders by a population high on hope.
Sean Foley Last Modified: 14 Mar 2011 11:40 GMT
Opinion
Oman ruler shifts lawmaking powers
Sultan Qaboos grants legislative powers to two councils, one elected and another appointed in a bid to stem protests.
Last Modified: 13 Mar 2011 11:32 GMT
Middle East
Oman ruler orders cabinet reshuffle
Move is the latest in a string of concessions aimed at appeasing protesters demanding jobs and political reforms.
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2011 18:43 GMT
Middle East
Oman's ruler dismisses ministers
Gulf state's sultan replaces three top government officials as protesters demand an end to corruption and better wages
Last Modified: 06 Mar 2011 07:40 GMT
Middle East
Looting reported amid Oman protests
Demonstrations calling for economic changes continue into third day in northeastern city of Sohar.
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2011 15:59 GMT
Middle East
Protesters defy crackdown in Oman
Health minister says one person died in anti-government demonstrations, but hospital sources say six people were killed.
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2011 10:44 GMT
Middle East
Deaths in Oman protests
At least two people killed in industrial town of Sohar as police clash with anti-government demonstrators.
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2011 14:41 GMT
Middle East
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