At least 44 people were arrested late Saturday for storming the diplomatic missions in Tehran and Mashhad after Saudi Arabia announced it had executed prominent Shiite cleric Nimr al-Nimr and 46 other men on "terrorism" charges.
A diplomat at the Saudi Arabia embassy in New Delhi has been booked for rape while his wife and daughter have been booked for torturing domestic helps in this Millennium City, Haryana Police said Tuesday.
Saudi Arabia has evacuated diplomatic staff from Yemen following a Shi`ite Muslim Houthi militia`s seizure of power there, joining Western countries who have also closed embassies due to fears of worsening violence.
Yemenis in the central city of Taiz and the capital Sanaa held the largest protests yet against a takeover by a Shi`ite Muslim militia group on Wednesday after the United States, Britain and France shut their embassies in Yemen over security fears.
There used to be another law, which required Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) card holders to present themselves at police stations while visiting India. We have done away with that law.
Britain said on Tuesday it would re-open its embassy in Iran "within months," after a hiatus of more than two and a half years, a diplomatic breakthrough that underscores the West`s desire to secure Tehran`s help in Iraq and elsewhere.