Saudi Arabia's King announced recreational projects in Riyadh worth $23 billion, officials said, in a new drive to transform the city.
20 Mar 2019 10:16 AM
Princess Rima bint Bandar replaces Prince Khalid bin Salman, the younger brother of the powerful crown prince.
24 Feb 2019 10:39 AM
Saudi foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir said the murder was carried out by Saudi officials 'acting outside their scope of authority'.
11 Feb 2019 11:19 AM
The reshuffle would help the crown prince further 'consolidate power' as many of those promoted were his 'key allies'.
28 Dec 2018 9:51 AM
'We do not extradite our citizens,' Adel al-Jubeir told a news conference in Riyadh at end of a summit of Gulf Cooperation Council states.
10 Dec 2018 10:26 AM
The journalist's body parts were then handed over to an agent outside the consulate grounds, the spokesman said.
15 Nov 2018 4:38 PM
Saudi claimed Khashoggi left freely after visiting consulate in Istanbul on Oct 2 to complete paperwork for his marriage.
25 Oct 2018 5:48 PM
Hariri 'will be staying in kingdom for two more days, so I hope there are no rumours of his abduction,' Prince Mohammed bin Salman said.
25 Oct 2018 2:02 PM
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said all culprits would be punished, and that Saudi and Turkey would work together 'to reach results.'
25 Oct 2018 1:47 PM
Imran Khan said he had tried to extend hand of peace to India, had not received a response, but hoped to resume efforts to improve ties.
23 Oct 2018 4:18 PM
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde and US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin have pulled out.
23 Oct 2018 2:04 PM
Official said a member of the team dressed in Khashoggi’s clothes to make it appear as if he had left the consulate.
21 Oct 2018 3:29 PM
Kingdom sacked 2 top aides to Crown Prince as well 3 intelligence officials and arrested 18 Saudi suspects, in Khashoggi's killing.
21 Oct 2018 1:14 PM
Pompeo will have dinner with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the official said, requesting anonymity.
16 Oct 2018 2:21 PM
The footage, which sparked outrage on social media in the ultra-conservative kingdom, showed the pair sharing a meal at a desk.
11 Sep 2018 11:55 AM
Saudi Arabia will punish online satire that 'disrupts public order' with up to five years in prison, the public prosecutor said Tuesday.
05 Sep 2018 10:59 AM
For Saudi women, such adrenaline rushes were unimaginable just weeks ago.
28 Aug 2018 1:58 PM
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman announced plans for 26,500 sq km futuristic high-tech hub in 2017 as part of reforms to create jobs.
31 Jul 2018 8:48 AM
Salma al-Sherif told local media that her car had been deliberately set alight this week by men 'opposed to women drivers'.
04 Jul 2018 8:48 PM
Clip sparked torrent of criticism from arch-conservatives on social media, with Arabic hashtag 'naked woman driving in Riyadh'.
28 Jun 2018 12:35 PM