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Prince Mohammed bin Salman

A fresh chance for OIC, India to reset their ties

Given the painful history of India's association with the OIC, this announcement was nothing short of a bombshell.

27 Feb 2019 1:39 AM

Storm after nationalistic lull

The fractious politics of India were back at the centre of the stage once again as the sparks started flying.

25 Feb 2019 12:45 AM

'Heinous crime': Saudi prince’s first remark on Khashoggi’s killing

'Those behind this crime will be held accountable... in the end justice will prevail,' Prince Mohammed bin Salman said.

24 Oct 2018 9:24 PM

Photos surface of 15-member assassination squad who may have killed Jamal Khashoggi

Report by Sabah newspaper, which is close to Turkish President Erdogan, published images of the men apparently taken at passport control.

10 Oct 2018 2:29 PM

US calls for 'transparent' probe into journalist's disappearance

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called for a thorough probe by ally Saudi Arabia into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

09 Oct 2018 12:02 PM


Saudi Arabia arrests man for posting ‘offensive breakfast video’ with woman

The footage, which sparked outrage on social media in the ultra-conservative kingdom, showed the pair sharing a meal at a desk.

11 Sep 2018 11:55 AM

Saudi woman designs abayas for freer lifestyles

Women are now allowed to join the security forces and no longer requires them to have a male relative’s consent to open a business.

29 Jun 2018 1:05 PM

Saudi social reforms send cultural shock, women face obstacles in path to empowerment

Average monthly salaries in pvt sector are close to 8,000 Saudi riyals for men and only 5,000 riyals for women, as per research firm Jadwa.

06 Mar 2018 2:25 PM

Saudi prince Alwaleed bin Talal released after reaching financial settlement

Prince Alwaleed, who is in his early 60s, had described his confinement as a 'misunderstanding'.

28 Jan 2018 9:48 AM

Hitler of Middle East: Saudi crown prince on Iran’s ‘supreme leader’

The Sunni Muslim kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Shi'ite theocracy Iran are arch rivals.

24 Nov 2017 3:22 PM


Business will remain unaffected: Saudi Arabia reassures investors after purge

Authorities have frozen the bank accounts of the accused and warned that any assets related the corruption cases would be seized.

08 Nov 2017 4:25 PM

Saudi Arabia to allow women into sports stadiums from 2018

This comes as a landmark move that would open up the previously male-only venues to families.

30 Oct 2017 10:58 AM

In bid to distance Iran, Saudi strengthen ties with Iraq

Sadr's rare visit to Saudi Arabia came at the invitation of Riyadh, which played up his meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

22 Aug 2017 1:09 PM

Targeting Iran: Trump raises the danger level

The President’s Islamophobia has now become Iranophobia.

25 May 2017 6:26 AM

Can ‘disruptive’ Trump strike West Asia deal?

Trump’s senior officials who visited the region recently have already put the basis for the anti-Iran alliance into place.

15 May 2017 12:11 AM


Donald Trump meets Prince Salman; discusses investment and peace

Trump and Prince Mohammed, who is also the kingdom’s defence minister, kicked off their talks in the Oval Office.

15 Mar 2017 12:08 PM

Top Saudi prince to meet Donald Trump in White House visit

Prince Salman will be the first Gulf Arab royal to meet the President since his inauguration.

14 Mar 2017 8:43 AM