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Has 'the sacrificial lamb' arrived? UN cites new recordings in Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia`s minister of state for foreign affairs, Adel al-Jubeir, rejected the report as "nothing new", adding in a tweet that it contains "baseless allegations".

Jun 20, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

UN report sees credible evidence linking Saudi crown prince to Khashoggi murder

After the killing of Jamal Khashoggi some Western executives pulled out of a major investment forum in Riyadh,

Jun 19, 2019, 23:29 PM IST

US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Jamal Khashoggi's killing

The United States on Monday (local time) barred the entry of at least 16 Saudi nationals into the country over their alleged involvement in the murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi last year.

Apr 09, 2019, 06:02 AM IST

UN investigator urges Saudi Arabia to open up Khashoggi murder trial

The Saudi public prosecutor indicted 11 unidentified suspects in November, including five who could face the death penalty on charges of ordering and committing the crime.

Mar 28, 2019, 23:43 PM IST

Turkish police believe Khashoggi remains may have been burned: Turkish media

Khashoggi, a critic of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul by a team of Saudi operatives on October 2.

Feb 14, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

Saudi Arabia denies any link to coverage of Jeff Bezos' extramarital affair

Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has alluded to Saudi Arabia's displeasure at the Bezos-owned Washington Post`s coverage of the murder of its columnist and Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Feb 11, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Evidence shows Khashoggi murder planned, carried out by Saudi officials: UN

A United Nations-led inquiry into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said on Thursday that evidence pointed to a brutal crime "planned and perpetrated by officials of the state of Saudi Arabia".

Feb 07, 2019, 23:24 PM IST

Turkey planning international investigation into Khashoggi case - Foreign minister

Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi Arabian journalist was assassinated in the Istanbul consulate on Oct 2 last year, that had outraged protests to issue immediate probe over the case.

Jan 22, 2019, 13:27 PM IST

US Senate holds Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible for journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder

House Republican leaders declined to say whether they planned to vote on any Saudi-related legislation before Congress wraps up for the year later this month.

Dec 14, 2018, 07:31 AM IST

Jamal Khashoggi named Time magazine's 'Person of the Year'

Apart from Jamal Khashoggi, the honour was also given to three other journalists -- two Reuters scribes Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo jailed in Myanmar

Dec 11, 2018, 21:52 PM IST

Time 'Person of Year' goes to persecuted journalists including Jamal Khashoggi

Time magazine on Tuesday named journalists, including a slain Saudi Arabian writer and a pair of Reuters journalists imprisoned by Myanmar`s government, as its "Person of the Year," in a cover story headlined "The Guardians and the War on Truth."

Dec 11, 2018, 19:15 PM IST

'Can`t breathe,' murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi's last words; Sound of body being chopped by saw in background

The original transcript of the audio was prepared by Turkish intelligence services but they have not revealed how they obtained the audio. 

Dec 10, 2018, 11:22 AM IST

Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner advised Saudi Crown Prince on 'how to tackle Khashoggi murder': Report

US journalist Jamal Khashoggi was allegedly killed by the Saudi Arabian operatives.

Dec 10, 2018, 08:41 AM IST

Jared Kushner advised Saudi Crown Prince on 'how to tackle Khashoggi murder': Report

US journalist Jamal Khashoggi was allegedly killed by the Saudi Arabian operatives.

Dec 10, 2018, 08:41 AM IST

Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing

The prosecutor`s office has concluded there is "strong suspicion" that Saud al-Qahtani and General Ahmed al-Asiri, both removed from their positions in October, were among the planners of Khashoggi's October 2 killing.

Dec 06, 2018, 06:30 AM IST

Saudi prince is crazy, dangerous: US senators after CIA briefing on Khashoggi murder

CIA believes that the crown prince had a role in the murder of a journalist, a claim denied by Saudis.

Dec 05, 2018, 08:40 AM IST

Top US senators briefed by CIA blame Saudi prince for journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death

Making some of their strongest accusations so far, both Republicans and Democrats said they still want to pass legislation to send a message to Saudi Arabia that the United States condemns the death of Khashoggi. But they remain sharply divided over how to do so.

Dec 05, 2018, 08:39 AM IST

Our President is 'part of cover-up' in Jamal Khashoggi's killing: Hilary Clinton

Hillary has accused Trump of complicity in hiding the truth about Khashoggiás killing.

Nov 29, 2018, 08:25 AM IST

Saudi Arabia pumps record amount of oil as Trump piles on pressure

Saudi Arabia agreed to raise supply steeply in June, in response to calls from consumers, including the United States and India, to help cool oil prices and address a supply shortage.

Nov 26, 2018, 18:02 PM IST

CIA had recording of Saudi prince demanding Khashoggi be 'silenced'

A Turkish newspaper reported on Thursday CIA director Gina Haspel signalled to Turkish officials last month that the agency had a recording of a call in which Saudi Arabia`s crown prince gave instructions to "silence" Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Nov 22, 2018, 23:40 PM IST