Floods at Dubai airport and heavy rain kill 18 in Oman | ET REALITY

[ad_1] Record rains that inundated the United Arab Emirates and neighboring countries, killing at least 18 people in Oman and crippling air travel in Dubai, were expected to continue into Wednesday, officials said. Dubai typically records around five inches of rain a year. Only the deluge that fell Tuesday afternoon equaled that amount. For the … Read more

Iranian Navy says it seized oil tanker off Oman coast | ET REALITY

[ad_1] Iran’s Navy said it had seized a ship loaded with crude oil off the coast of Oman on Thursday after an armed group dressed in military-style uniforms and black masks boarded the ship. The ship, formerly named Suez Rajan, was seized last year by the U.S. government over accusations that it was carrying Iranian … Read more