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Iran steps up support for Houthis in Yemen's war: Sources

Iran is sending advanced weapons and military advisers to Yemen's rebel Houthi movement, stepping up support for its Shi'ite ally in a civil war whose outcome could sway the balance of power in the Middle East, regional and Western sources say.

US, UK ban cabin laptops, other electronic devices on some flights from Muslim-majority nations

US, UK ban cabin laptops, other electronic devices on some flights from Muslim-majority nations

The US and UK on Tuesday barred passengers on some international flights from carrying large electronic devices like cameras and laptops as cabin baggage.

Sushma Swaraj seeks report on 29 Indian workers held captive in Saudi

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today sought a report from the Indian ambassador to Saudi Arabia on the 29 migrant workers held in captivity there after she was approached by Telangana minister K T Rama Rao.

UK issues laptop, tablet flight ban for six countries including Saudi Arabia, Turkey

UK issues laptop, tablet flight ban for six countries including Saudi Arabia, Turkey

Britain tightened airline security on flights from Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa on Tuesday, banning laptops and tablet computers from the plane cabin following a US security warning.

Iran pilgrims to join this year's hajj: Saudi Arabia

Iranian pilgrims will participate in this year`s annual hajj, Saudi Arabia said on Friday.

Saudi deputy crown prince, Donald Trump meeting a ''turning point'': Saudi adviser

Riyadh and other Gulf allies see in Donald Trump a strong president who will shore up Washington’s role as their main strategic partner.

Saudi police shoot dead IS suspect, officer killed

Police in Saudi Arabia have shot dead an Islamic State group member, and an officer was gunned down in a separate incident, the interior ministry said today.

Saudi Arabia Police shoot dead Islamic State suspect

Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has called for attacks against Saudi Arabia, a member of the US-led coalition battling the group in Syria and Iraq.

Bali won`t cover up statues for Saudi king

King Salman and a 1,000-strong entourage are enjoying a week-long holiday in Bali after a state visit to Jakarta.

Saudi King Salman embraces "selfie" on tour across Asia

Saudi Arabia`s King Salman has embraced the "selfie".

Saudi court jails two over 2011 protests

A court in Saudi Arabia has convicted two Saudi citizens of trying to organise mass protests in 2011 inspired by Arab Spring uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia and sentenced them to three and four years in jail, local media reported on Thursday.

Saudi king Salman urges fight against terrorism on Indonesia trip

Saudi Arabia`s King Salman called Thursday for a united fight against terrorism in a speech to Indonesia`s parliament during a landmark state visit to the world`s most populous Muslim-majority country.

Saudi king to work with Indonesia to combat Islamic State: Ambassador

Saudi Arabia is aiming to open more Islamic schools in Indonesia, which will teach religion using the Arabic language, and step up the number of scholarships for students.

Saudi FM in landmark visit to Iraq: Officials

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir was in Baghdad for talks on Saturday, the first such visit by a chief diplomat from the kingdom in years, Iraqi officials said.

Saudi Arabia seeks death for suspect in Germans` shooting

Prosecutors in Saudi Arabia are seeking the death penalty for a suspect accused of opening fire on German diplomats, a newspaper reported on Monday.

Bruised and battered, this Ahmedabad girl lives to narrate her ordeal in Saudi flesh trade

Bruised and battered, this Ahmedabad girl lives to narrate her ordeal in Saudi flesh trade

She was no longer ready to compromise with her dignity. And so she gathered courage to stage her brave escape from the clutches of her 'savage' employer, thousands of miles away from her home in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. 

Saudi national held with smuggled gold at Mumbai airport

Mumbai Customs sleuths today arrested an employee of Saudi Arabian Airlines from the international airport here for gold smuggling and recovered 2100 grams of the precious metal from him.

United Arab Emirates says Emirati soldier killed in Saudi-led war in Yemen

The United Arab Emirates says an Emirati soldier has been killed while taking part in the Saudi-led war in Yemen.

Attack hits mourners in Yemen, killing 9 women, 1 child: Residents

Warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition struck a house north of Yemen`s capital on Wednesday where mourners had gathered to offer condolences after a woman died, residents said, killing nine women and one child and injuring dozens.

Saudi Crown prince says US-Saudi ties strong

Saudi Arabia's relations with the United States are "historic and strategic", Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef said on the occasion of the visit of CIA director Mike Pompeo to Riyadh.