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Trump, Saudi Arabia warn Iran against Middle East conflict

Riyadh, which emphasized that it does not want a war, has accused Tehran of ordering Tuesday`s drone strikes on two oil pumping stations in the kingdom.

May 20, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Saudi Arabia says it seeks to avert war, ball in Iran's court

Two days earlier, four vessels, including two Saudi oil tankers, were sabotaged off the coast of the United Arab Emirates. 

May 19, 2019, 13:06 PM IST

Arab activist says Norway warned him of potential Saudi threat

Iyad el-Baghdadi is a Palestinian human rights campaigner and writer who won prominence during the 2011 Arab uprisings and has written critically of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. 

May 09, 2019, 23:49 PM IST

Two Punjabi men beheaded in Saudi Arabia; Punjab CM Amarinder Singh calls it barbaric

The two men -- Satwinder Kumar of Safdarpur Kallian village in Hoshiarpur district and Harjit Singh of Ludhiana district -- were executed by Saudi authorities on February 28 this year.

Apr 18, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

Supporters of Saudi women activists detained, including two US citizens: sources

The 11 women on trial had campaigned for the right to drive and an end to the kingdom`s male guardianship system. 

Apr 07, 2019, 07:48 AM IST

British Airways to launch its shortest flight soon

The 54-mile, 50-minute flight will fly from Bahrain International Airport to Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

Mar 23, 2019, 09:22 AM IST

Saudi women's rights activists stand trial in criminal court

Loujain al-Hathloul, Aziza al-Yousef, Eman al-Nafjan and Hatoon Al-Fassi are among 10 women to appear before the Criminal Court in the capital Riyadh.

Mar 13, 2019, 20:01 PM IST

Mother forgets baby at Jeddah airport, flight returns

The panicked woman alerted the cabin crew that she forgot to bring her child on board.

Mar 12, 2019, 14:51 PM IST

India no longer world's top arms importer

According to SIPRI, the five largest importers during the 2014-18 period are Saudi Arabia, India, Egypt, Australia and Algeria.

Mar 12, 2019, 12:03 PM IST

FIFA considering Oman, Kuwait as potential hosts for 2022 World Cup games: Reports

The World Cup will be expanded from 32 to 48 teams in 2026, but FIFA president Gianni Infantino has proposed bringing forward the enlarged format to 2022.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman has gone 'full gangster', says US Senator

Rubio`s remark came during retired General John Abizaid`s nomination hearing on Wednesday to be the Trump administration`s first ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

Mar 07, 2019, 10:27 AM IST

Saudi cabinet approves tourism visa for foreign travellers: media

The conservative Muslim country has previously restricted visas to resident workers, business travellers, and Muslim pilgrims who are given special visas to travel to holy sites.

Mar 03, 2019, 19:13 PM IST

US senators unconvinced by Saudi briefing, see Yemen war vote next week

In Saudi Arabia, 11 suspects have been indicted in the murder, and officials have rejected accusations that the crown prince ordered the killing.

Feb 26, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

Deshhit: Pakistan gifts gold-plated gun to Saudi Crown Prince

Pakistan gifts gold-plated gun to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 21, 2019, 23:28 PM IST

Pakistan gifts gold-plated assault rifle to Saudi Crown Prince

The unusual gift for a visiting foreign dignitary was presented to Mohammad during his first official visit to Islamabad.

Feb 21, 2019, 18:46 PM IST

News 50: Watch top news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News brings top news stories of the day. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 21, 2019, 08:48 AM IST

Morning Breaking: 5 major agreements signed between India and Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is also the Gulf nation's defence minister was in India and has signed 5 major agreements with India

Feb 21, 2019, 08:18 AM IST

Saudi Arabia hikes India's Haj quota to 2 lakh after PM Narendra Modi-Crown Prince Salman meet

After the announcement, the number of Muslims who can perform Haj has increased to 2 lakh from the previous 1.75 lakh. 

Feb 20, 2019, 21:09 PM IST

Not opposed to Masood Azhar's banning, anyone involved in terror must be listed by UN: Saudi FM

UN-proscribed JeM has claimed responsibility of the terror attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed on February 14 in Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Feb 20, 2019, 20:03 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi & Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman issue a joint statement in Delhi.

WATCH Live: PM Narendra Modi & Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman issue a joint statement in New Delhi. Watch full video to know more.

Feb 20, 2019, 14:28 PM IST