A red carpet was rolled out and staircase rolled up to Air Force One minutes after it landed shortly before 9:50 am (0650 GMT) local time.
20 May 2017 1:20 PM
US President Donald Trump can expect a warm reception when he arrives in the oil-rich kingdom for talks with King Salman of Saudi Arabia.
20 May 2017 12:13 PM
The United States and Saudi Arabia have a decades-old relationship based on the exchange of American security for Saudi oil.
23 Apr 2017 5:06 PM
Theresa May is getting a mixed reaction on social media to the move. Some see it as a display of feminism, while others call disrespectful.
05 Apr 2017 9:15 AM
Prince Salman will be the first Gulf Arab royal to meet the President since his inauguration.
14 Mar 2017 8:43 AM
Rights group Amnesty International said Saudi Arabia carried out at least 158 death sentences in 2015, coming third after Iran and Pakistan.
01 Jan 2017 8:19 AM
Al-Eqtisadiah daily quoted an unnamed official as saying sale would raise funds to be spent 'at home and abroad'.
24 Dec 2016 6:07 PM
'The right to choose one’s attire is a right shared by men and women equally,' said Ursula.
15 Dec 2016 3:56 PM
As a direct marketer, rather than just a static display in a bookshop, he is always ready to explain.
16 Nov 2016 8:37 PM
Prince Turki, who was deputy minister of defence from 1968 to 1978, was to be buried later on Saturday.
12 Nov 2016 7:25 PM
Saudi police have arrested a man on public order charges after he was accused of cross-dressing online, a report in the conservative Islamic kingdom said.
19 Oct 2016 1:16 AM
Saudi Arabia's top cleric said Iranians are “not Muslims” after Iran’s supreme leader launched a fresh tirade over the kingdom’s handling of the hajj pilgrimage, a newspaper reported on Tuesday.
07 Sep 2016 6:47 AM
A stoning ritual, which led to the deaths of about 2,300 people during the 2015 Haj, will be more tightly controlled during the pilgrimage in September, Saudi newspapers reported on Wednesday.
25 Aug 2016 6:24 AM
There were no beheadings during the fasting month and the following Eid al-Fitr feast.
17 Jul 2016 6:46 PM
Nineteen people, including 12 Pakistani nationals, have been arrested in Saudi Arabia following suicide attacks on Monday, including one near Islam’s second-holiest site in the city of Medina, the kin
09 Jul 2016 7:04 AM
Three suicide bombers struck in Saudi Arabia on Monday in a rare incidence of multiple attacks in the kingdom where the Islamic State group has previously staged deadly attacks.
05 Jul 2016 7:14 AM
The incident happened just before the dawn prayers after which Muslims begin their daily fast during the holy month of Ramadan.
04 Jul 2016 10:26 AM
Fifty young men have been arrested in Saudi Arabia for haircuts, necklaces and other adornments considered un-Islamic.
22 Jun 2016 2:31 AM
CIA chief John Brennan said that he believes the 28 redacted pages of the 9/11 commission report will prove that the Saudi Arabian government had no involvement in the 9/11 Al Qaeda terror attacks.
13 Jun 2016 4:39 AM
The revamp follows last month's announcement of an ambitious plan to transform Saudi Arabia's economy to reduce its dependence on oil.
09 May 2016 2:00 PM