Blinken announces the 'Khashoggi Act' that will ban foreigners' entry into US who threaten dissidents or harass reporters and their families
27 Feb 2021 11:22 AM
The de facto ruler and next in line to the throne is the crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, who is popular among young Saudis
20 Jul 2020 12:12 PM
The United States 'encouraged Saudi Arabia to undertake a fair and transparent judicial process,' the official said.
24 Dec 2019 8:29 AM
Segregation has quietly eased over past year or so, as eateries, cafes, conference centres and concert halls stopped strictly enforcing it.
09 Dec 2019 1:59 PM
The CIA has reportedly concluded that the prince himself was closely linked to the murder, a charge vigorously denied by Riyadh.
08 Nov 2019 4:11 PM
It is quite possible that Saudi Arabia may face an internal churn now, nullifying its capacities to intervene abroad.
08 Oct 2019 1:28 AM
Mohammed bin Salman, meanwhile, continues to warn the West that if Iran is not restrained, oil prices could go through the roof.
03 Oct 2019 1:17 AM
The Saudi stance on the issue was conveyed to India in a two-hour meeting between NSA Ajit Doval and Saudi Crown Prince.
02 Oct 2019 3:26 PM
Prince said he preferred a peaceful resolution because a war between Saudi Arabia and Iran would collapse the global economy.
30 Sep 2019 9:42 AM
'This was a heinous crime,' Prince Mohammed, 34, told '60 Minutes' in an interview that aired Sunday.
30 Sep 2019 9:33 AM
'Men and women must avoid tight-fitting clothing or clothes with profane language or images', read instruction.
29 Sep 2019 10:34 AM
Saudi Arabia will open applications for online tourist visas to citizens of 49 countries on Saturday, a report said.
27 Sep 2019 9:22 AM
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has also said there was no evidence the attacks were launched from Iraq.
26 Sep 2019 2:33 PM
Last year, de facto ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman hinted during an interview with CBS that the dress code may be relaxed.
19 Sep 2019 3:46 PM
The billowy over-garment, usually all-black abaya, is customary public wear for women in the ultra-conservative Islamic kingdom.
13 Sep 2019 1:00 PM
Last month, Pakistan faced a diplomatic setback when two of its closest allies -- UAE and Saudi Arabia -- sided with India.
03 Sep 2019 5:03 PM
Khan, during an address to the nation on Monday, also said that he will raise Kashmir issue at every international forum, including at UNGA.
27 Aug 2019 2:55 PM
The fall in income comes amid renewed speculation the company was preparing for its much-delayed overseas stock listing.
12 Aug 2019 1:40 PM
The pro-government Saudi Gazette newspaper hailed the decision as 'one giant leap for Saudi women'.
02 Aug 2019 10:50 AM
Erdogan, who was speaking to reporters after the G-20 summit in Osaka, Japan, did not elaborate.
01 Jul 2019 6:53 PM