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MYSTERY US JET IN IRAN

NEW YORK: Mystery surrounds a private jet bearing an American flag on its tail that was spotted at an airport in Tehran, an oddity considering the fact that the US is not doing business with Iran. The reason for the plane being in Tehran: Unknown. The plane's passenger: Also unknown.

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LOCAL NEWS

University to be accredited soon

HEALTH bosses from Ireland are expected to visit and assess a Bahrain university later this year following a three-year wait for accreditation.

BUSINESS NEWS

TRA set to launch strategic review

MANAMA: The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) is set to embark on a strategic review of the telecommunications market in Bahrain.

 

WORLD NEWS

Library in Bin Laden's memory

ISLAMABAD: Most didn't notice the new library at this Islamic seminary for girls near Pakistan's capital, until locals saw the paper sign in Urdu posted on its wooden door: "Library of Osama bin Laden, the Martyr." Cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz, a radical preacher who runs the Jamia Hafsa madrassa, wanted to honour the memory of the Al Qaeda leader, killed in a raid by US Navy SEALs on his hiding place in Abbottabad, a garrison town about 125km north of Islamabad.

 

SPORTS NEWS

NADAL FALLS TO FERRER

PARIS: Rafael Nadal's mastery of the Monte Carlo clay courts seems to be over.

 

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