Crown Prince

PM Narendra Modi meets global leaders at G20; discusses oil prices with Saudi Arabian Crown Prince

With the Saudi Crown Prince, PM Modi discussed the current Gulf situation.

Jun 28, 2019, 22:40 PM IST

Breaking News: PM Narendra Modi is my older brother, says Mohammed bin Salman

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman spoke of his admiration for PM Modi and described him as an older brother during conversations at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Watch full video to know more.

Feb 20, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Exercise equipment and furniture arrive in Pakistan before Saudi crown prince's first-ever visit

Members of the Saudi royal family are known for 'excess baggage' when travelling abroad.

Feb 12, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

Trump gives Saudi Arabia benefit of doubt in journalist's disappearance

"I think we have to find out what happened first. Here we go again with, you know, you’re guilty until proven innocent. I don’t like that."

Oct 17, 2018, 09:22 AM IST

Saudi king sacks top ministers, gives more power to crown prince

Saudi King Salman appointed two new ministers on Saturday to key security and economic posts, removing one of the royal family`s most prominent members as head of the National Guard and boosting the kingdom`s young crown prince.

Nov 05, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Saudi Arabia king strips crown prince of prosecution oversight

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a royal decree that restructures the country's system for prosecutions, essentially stripping the crown prince of longstanding powers overseeing criminal investigations.

Jun 17, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

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.

Feb 11, 2017, 15:37 PM IST

Senior Thai palace official arrested for lese majeste

 A senior Thai palace aide who served the now disgraced ex-wife of the Crown Prince was arrested Thursday under the country`s controversial lese majeste law, part of an ongoing probe that has decimated the former princess`s family.

Jun 11, 2015, 12:12 PM IST

King`s powerful son: Saudi Arabia`s future crown prince

 Saudi King Salman`s youthful son Prince Mohammed, appointed Wednesday as second in line to the throne, wields enormous power and is leading a war against rebels in neighbouring Yemen.

Apr 29, 2015, 16:26 PM IST

Saudi Arabia`s crown prince dismissed: Royal decree

Saudi Arabia`s King Salman on Wednesday dismissed the heir to the throne, Crown Prince Moqren bin Abdul Aziz bin Saud, and replaced him with the Interior Minister Mohammed bin Nayef.

Apr 29, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

Jordan's crown prince at UN takes on jihadist 'dark world'

Jordan's 20-year-old crown prince on Thursday called for measures to prevent the world's youth from being "lured into the dark world" of Islamic extremists as he became the youngest person ever to chair a Security Council meeting.

Apr 24, 2015, 00:14 AM IST

Three turn themselves in as probe involving Thai princess's kin widens

 Two Thai army officers and a civilian have answered a police summons, police said, in a widening corruption investigation that has also led to the arrest of high-ranking policemen and relatives of Princess Srirasmi, the wife of the Crown Prince.

Dec 02, 2014, 16:33 PM IST

Sachin to attend Bahrain Grand Prix with family

Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar will be in the visitors gallery to watch the Bahrain Grand Prix scheduled to be held next month.

Mar 24, 2014, 13:31 PM IST

Obama calls Qatar, UAE leaders to discuss crisis in Egypt

President Obama and Qatar Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani discussed about recent developments in Egypt, noting the use of force and incitement to violence by any party is unacceptable, the White House said.

Jul 10, 2013, 08:54 AM IST

Sweden`s crown princess gives birth to baby girl

Sweden`s Prince Daniel says the child, who is second in line to the throne, was born at 4:26 am on Thursday.

Feb 23, 2012, 11:57 AM IST

China unofficially asks Japan for Crown Prince`s visit

Crown Princess Masako visit is aimed at easing anti-Japanese sentiment still strong among Chinese due to Japan`s past militarism.

Jan 08, 2012, 15:47 PM IST

Saudis swear allegiance to new crown prince

Crown Prince Nayef bin Abdul Aziz has been described by the local
press as the "man for the job".

Oct 30, 2011, 13:40 PM IST

Nayef named Saudi crown prince

Saudi Arabia`s Crown Prince Sultan died of colon cancer in New York almost a week ago.

Oct 28, 2011, 09:09 AM IST

Saudi King prepares to name new crown prince

Prince Nayef is likely to be named the new crown prince, succeeding Prince Sultan who died of cancer last week.

Oct 27, 2011, 15:53 PM IST

Prince`s death a challenge to ageing Saudi royals

At stake is the direction of a US ally trying to balance its conservative tradition with the needs of a modern economy.

Oct 24, 2011, 20:39 PM IST