Qatif

Rocket attack kills Saudi policeman in Qatif: Ministry

Qatif has seen a string of assaults on security forces in recent weeks.

Jul 31, 2017, 07:40 AM IST

Saudi Police foil mosque suicide bombing: Ministry

Al Qaeda waged a campaign of shootings and bombings against foreigners and Saudi security personnel between 2003 and 2007.

Aug 24, 2016, 19:44 PM IST

Blasts rock Saudi Arabia: Suicide bombers target mosques, 4 security personnel killed in explosions

The victims were all members of the Saudi special emergency forces run by the interior ministry.

Jul 05, 2016, 03:40 AM IST

Multiple suicide blasts hit Saudi Arabia's Medina, Jeddah, Qatif

A suicide bomber detonated a device near the security headquarters of the Prophet`s Mosque in Medina, Saudi Arabia, the second-holiest site in Islam, Saudi-owned al-Arabiya television reported on Monday. 

Jul 04, 2016, 22:52 PM IST

Despite barriers, Saudi women in first election bid

Segregated from male voters and unable to drive themselves to hustings, Saudi women begin their first-ever election campaign on Sunday, a tentative step towards better representation in the male-dominated kingdom.

Nov 27, 2015, 10:41 AM IST

Saudi jails 7 up to 20 years over Shiite protests

A Saudi court has jailed seven protesters for up to 20 years for joining a demonstration and chanting anti-government slogans in a mostly Shiite region of the kingdom, local media reported Thursday.

Feb 20, 2014, 16:29 PM IST

German diplomats survive attack in Saudi Arabia

Two German diplomats Monday survived an attack on their car by unknown assailants in Saudi Arabia`s Qatif governorate, Saudi Press Agency quoted local police as saying.

Jan 14, 2014, 08:19 AM IST

Saudi forces shoot dead Shiite protester

Saudi security forces clashed with
Shiite protesters in the kingdom`s oil-rich east at dawn
today, killing one person and wounding three, witnesses and
activists said.

Jan 13, 2012, 14:57 PM IST