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Saudi Arabia coalition suspends Qatar troops involvement in ongoing war in Yemen

Qatar is home to the sprawling al-Udeid Air Base, which is home to the US military's Central Command and some 10,000 American troops.

05 Jun 2017 2:13 PM

Saudi's Shiite region witnesses massive explosion, area sealed off

It was not clear whether there were any casualties or what caused the blast.

01 Jun 2017 9:47 PM

Softbank-Saudi tech fund becomes world's biggest with $93 billion of capital

The new fund's investors include Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Investment, which has committed $15 billion, Apple Inc, Qualcomm, Foxconn and Sharp.

21 May 2017 10:15 AM

Donald Trump embarks on first foreign trip to Middle East and Europe

'Getting ready for my big foreign trip. Will be strongly protecting American interests - that's what I like to do!' Trump said on Twitter.

20 May 2017 8:48 AM

40-year-old Nagpur woman sold, tortured in Saudi Arabia

Woman claimed that she was lured with the promise of a job in the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and later taken to Saudi Arabia.

07 May 2017 1:15 AM


Trump confirms his first foreign trip to Saudi Arabia, Israel and the Vatican

Trump cast his trip as an effort to build cooperation and support between Muslims, Christians and Jews for fighting terrorism.

05 May 2017 9:53 AM

Saudi Arabia on UN women's rights commission despite gender inequality

The conservative Islamic kingdom is very strict about its policy of gender segregation.

25 Apr 2017 5:42 PM

Rescue Indian woman facing harassment in Saudi, Sushma tells Indian embassy

Swaraj's direction to the Indian embassy came after a media report said the woman was deceived by her agents and now physically harassed.

25 Apr 2017 9:50 AM

Saudi Arabia should probe Pak transgender woman's death: HRW

The HRW said it confirmed the death by reviewing official documents and on assertions by a family member that she was tortured in custody.

13 Apr 2017 7:38 PM

Pervez Musharraf wanted secret deal, says Nawaz Sharif

Many members of the Sharif family too had to live in the Gulf nation after the coup until their return to Pakistan in November 2007.

23 Mar 2017 1:40 AM


Help Indian workers held captive in Saudi, Swaraj tells envoy to Saudi

KT Rama Rao wrote a letter to Swaraj seeking her help to rescue 29 migrant workers from Telangana held in captivity by a company in Saudi.

22 Mar 2017 8:19 AM

Help workers stranded in Saudi to get back home: Telangana govt to Sushma

The employees approached a court for justice and got a decision in their favour, but they were being 'held captive' by the employer.

21 Mar 2017 9:17 AM

Gujarat woman, rescued from Saudi Arabia, reaches Ahmedabad

Her name is withheld since the police have registered a case of human trafficking against the agents who had sent her to Riyadh.

20 Mar 2017 10:04 AM

Iranians to resume hajj in Saudi Arabia after 2016 boycott

Tensions remain as Saudi accuses Iran of fuelling conflicts by supporting armed Shiite movements in Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Bahrain.

18 Mar 2017 10:52 AM

Global oil supplies up, but OPEC abides by output cut: IEA

In November last year, OPEC countries had agreed to cut output by 1.2 bpd from January 1.

15 Mar 2017 3:44 PM


Haj victims still await compensation

A total of 238 people were injured, including many Indians in the crane crash.

14 Feb 2017 1:52 AM

Man from Bihar in Saudi jail for over 15 yrs; kin approaches MEA for help

He continues to be in prison for not paying a penalty amount of around Rs 1.29 crore (7,11,562 Saudi Riyals).

17 Jan 2017 3:14 PM

Oil steady after gains on Saudi output cuts

Saudi Arabia has been curbing oil output in January by at least 486,000 barrels per day (bpd) to 10.058 million bpd.

06 Jan 2017 7:48 AM

Kerala-born man gets Kyrgyzstan’s top military post

Sources said that Mohammad maintains cordial relations with major political leaders of Kerala.

02 Jan 2017 2:12 AM

Saudi to sell 49 pc of Aramco within decade: report

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