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Jet Airways flight from Riyadh skids off runway, licenses of 2 pilots suspended

Jet Airways flight from Riyadh skids off runway, licenses of 2 pilots suspended

Nearly 150 people were on board the Mumbai-bound Jet Airways flight from Riyadh when the incident took place.

Aug 06, 2018, 17:44 PM IST
He was a good kid but people brainwashed him: mother of Osama Bin Laden

He was a good kid but people brainwashed him: mother of Osama Bin Laden

In an interview with The Guardian, Laden's mother said the path he chose was not Osama's fault. "He somehow lost his way." 

Aug 03, 2018, 14:14 PM IST
Saudi Arabian mother who was caught on camera beating her twins for money arrested

Saudi Arabian mother who was caught on camera beating her twins for money arrested

The woman was arrested after a video clip of the incident went viral triggering an outcry in the Islamic country.

Jul 21, 2018, 23:32 PM IST
First batch of 800 Hajj pilgrims from J&K leaves for Madina

First batch of 800 Hajj pilgrims from J&K leaves for Madina

The first batch of 800 Hajj pilgrims from Jammu and Kashmir today left for the Muslim holy city of Madina in Saudi Arabia.

Jul 14, 2018, 17:58 PM IST
Allowing women to drive could help Saudi Arabia gain $90 billion

Allowing women to drive could help Saudi Arabia gain $90 billion

Access to wheels means increased mobility which in turn could see more economic participation from women in the country.

Jun 26, 2018, 07:09 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia defeat Egypt in consolation win

FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia defeat Egypt in consolation win

Saudi Arabia managed their first win at the 2018 World Cup by beating Egypt 2-1

Jun 25, 2018, 22:43 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia vs Egypt - As it happened

FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia vs Egypt - As it happened

The unexpected last-minute goal by Saudi Arabia's Salem Al Dawsari led the team to land victorious, finishing off with grabbing the third position in Group A ahead of Egypt.

Jun 25, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia vs Egypt live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

FIFA World Cup 2018: Saudi Arabia vs Egypt live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Saudi Arabia and Egypt will face each other at Volgograd Arena on Sunday. 

Jun 25, 2018, 18:33 PM IST
Saudi women gear up for new freedom as driving ban ends

Saudi women gear up for new freedom as driving ban ends

Saudi women with foreign licenses only began converting them earlier in June 2018, so the number of new drivers is expected to remain low at first. 

Jun 23, 2018, 23:57 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia - See pics

Luis Suarez marked his 100th international cap by sending Uruguay into the last 16 of the World Cup as the striker benefited from some poor goalkeeping to eliminate Saudi Arabia with a 1-0 win on Wednesday.

Jun 20, 2018, 23:48 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0, enter knockout stage

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0, enter knockout stage

The goal put Uruguay second in Group A with a maximum six points behind hosts Russia. 

Jun 20, 2018, 22:52 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0 - As it happened

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0 - As it happened

Uruguay take away six points and book their place in the knockout phase after their 1-0 win over Saudi Arabia. 

Jun 20, 2018, 20:02 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

FIFA World Cup 2018 Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

The Day 7 of FIFA World Cup 2018 will see six teams squaring off with each other which include Portugal vs Morocco (Group B), Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia (Group A) and Iran vs Spain (Group B).

Jun 20, 2018, 19:52 PM IST
Saudi Arabia soccer team land safely in Rostov-on-Don after apparent engine fire

Saudi Arabia soccer team land safely in Rostov-on-Don after apparent engine fire

The plane carrying the Saudi Arabia football team suffered a 'technical failure' in the engine before safely landing in Rostov-on-Don

Jun 19, 2018, 14:45 PM IST
Russia inaugurates FIFA World Cup with ceremony boycotted by Western leaders

Russia inaugurates FIFA World Cup with ceremony boycotted by Western leaders

Key Western leaders boycotted the ceremony to avoid legitimizing the Putin state.

Jun 15, 2018, 11:58 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Russia hammers Saudi Arabia 5-0 - See pics

Russia launched the World Cup in emphatic style on Thursday when they outclassed a feeble Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the tournament's opening match to end a nine-month winless run and give the host nation's team and fans the lift they desperately needed. They were impressive from the beginning and threatened the Saudis with fierce counter-attacks.

Jun 15, 2018, 00:05 AM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018 Group A points table: Uruguay top, Russia 2nd, Saudi Arabia 3rd and Egypt 4th

FIFA World Cup 2018 Group A points table: Uruguay top, Russia 2nd, Saudi Arabia 3rd and Egypt 4th

Uruguay face Portugal in the Round of 16 at Fisht Stadium, Sochi on June 30, Saturday at 11:30 pm IST. Spain will play against Russia on July 1, Sunday at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow at 7:30 pm IST.

Jun 14, 2018, 23:56 PM IST
FIFA World Cup 2018: Unfancied Russia and Saudi Arabia hope to come out all guns blazing in the opener

FIFA World Cup 2018: Unfancied Russia and Saudi Arabia hope to come out all guns blazing in the opener

Hosts Russia face Saudia Arabia in the FIFA World Cup 2018 opener at Moscow's historic Luzhniki Stadium on Thursday. Neither Russia nor Saudi Arabia are fancied to lift the FIFA World Cup trophy but they will certainly try their best to win the match and take a step forward towards registering their names for the second round.

Jun 14, 2018, 19:46 PM IST
Russia will win their first FIFA World Cup 2018 match, predicts Clairvoyant Cat

Russia will win their first FIFA World Cup 2018 match, predicts Clairvoyant Cat

Russia are the lowest ranked side at 70 in the World but in the competition, Clairvoyant Cat predicts Russia will win their first match in FIFA World Cup.

Jun 14, 2018, 09:48 AM IST
Ball girls selected for World Cup opener

Ball girls selected for World Cup opener

The opening match of the World Cup is going to be very interesting for the audience, As 14 Russian girls will act as ballgirls.

Jun 12, 2018, 19:04 PM IST

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