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Saudi International, Asian Tour In Historic Partnership To Tee Off 2022 Golf Season

Sep 21, 2021 PTI

The Asian Tour is also working on finalising plans to complete its combined 2020/2021 schedule, which will be announced in due course.

Saudi Foreign Minister In India: Riyadh As Concerned As New Delhi About Stabilising Afghanistan

Sep 19, 2021 Seema Guha

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held talks with visiting Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan al Saud on Sunday.

FBI Releases Declassified Record On 9/11 Attacks; Details About Logistical Support, Saudi Contacts

The document, released on the 20th anniversary of the attacks, is the first investigative record to be disclosed since President Joe Biden ordered a declassification review of materials that for years have remained out of public view.

Una Woman Receives Remains Of Husband Buried In Saudi Arabia After Three Months

May 12, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The court said it was a 'great relief' that the family has received the remains so that they can cremate it according to Hindu rites.

India To Get 80 Metric Tonne Oxygen From Saudi Arabia

The supply shipment of oxygen is being undertaken in cooperation with the Adani group and Linde company.

10 April, 2021

Saudi Arabia Executes 3 Soldiers For Committing 'High Treason'

Associated Press (AP)

The Saudi Press Agency identified the men as soldiers working in the Defence Ministry

05 April, 2021

Court Asks MEA To Find Ways To Bring Back Mortal Remains Of Hindu Man Buried In Saudi

Outlook Web Bureau

Family cannot wait endlessly, find a way, Delhi High Court tells Centre

20 March, 2021

Trying To Repatriate Mortal Remains Of Hindu Man Mistakenly Buried In Saudi Arabia: CM Thakur

Outlook Web Bureau

The man from Himachal Pradesh was buried because 'the Indian Consulate official wrongly mentioned his religion as ‘Muslim’ in the death certificate'.

18 March, 2021

Delhi HC Asks MEA To Coordinate With Saudi Embassy to Repatriate Buried Body Of Hindu Man

Outlook Web Bureau

The court was hearing a case in which the mortal remains of the Hindu man were wrongly buried in Saudi Arabia as per Muslim rites due to incorrect translation of his religion on death certificate.

17 March, 2021

How To Bring Back Mortal Remains Of Hindu Man Buried In Saudi? A Poser In HP Assembly

Ashwani Sharma

Una MLA Satpal Raizada, sought the intervention of the Himachal Pradesh government to bring back Sanjeev Kumar’s mortal remains so that the family can perform his last rites.

28 February, 2021

Saudi Arabia Says It Intercepts Missile Attack Over Capital Riyadh, Blames Houthis In Yemen

Associated Press (AP)

The attack comes amid sharply rising tensions in the Middle East, a day after a mysterious explosion struck an Israeli-owned ship in the Gulf of Oman.

27 February, 2021

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Responsible For Journalist Khashoggi’s Death: US Report

Associated Press (AP)

US-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered on October 2, 2018 in Saudi Arabia. In 2019, Saudi’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman had taken ‘full responsibility’ for the killing but denied ordering it.

10 February, 2021

Arab Spacecraft Enters Orbit Around Mars In Historic Flight

Associated Press (AP)

The orbiter fired its main engines for 27 minutes in an intricate, high-stakes maneuver that slowed the craft enough for it to be captured by Mars' gravity.

05 February, 2021

US President Joe Biden To End US Support For Saudi-Led Offensive Operations In Yemen

Associated Press (AP)

Biden also announced an end to 'relevant' US arms sales but gave no immediate details on what that would mean.

24 January, 2021

Saudi Arabia And India: The Upward Trajectory

Dr Saud bin Mohammed Al Sati

The strategic partnership between Saudi Arabia and India is witnessing a new dawn, well illuminated in the cooperation between them during the testing times of Covid-19.

08 January, 2021

Amnesty Critical Of FIFA President Gianni Infantino Starring In Saudi PR Video


Infantino overlooked FIFA's own significant issues with Saudi Arabia in the meeting with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

25 December, 2020

Indian Expats Stranded In UAE Get Free Accomodation


The expats have taken an indirect route of flying via the United Arab Emirates to Saudi and Kuwait since there were no direct flights from their home countries.

21 December, 2020

'Zero Click' Spyware Targets Phones Of Al-Jazeera Journalists: Sources

Associated Press (AP)

The malware infected the personal phones of 36 journalists, producers, anchors and executives at Al-Jazeera

Photo Gallery

Rajput community members hold swords as they pay tribute at the statue of last Dogra monarch Maharaja Hari Singh on his birth anniversary, in Jammu.

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A boat passes through a canal as farmers look on during the launch of Vellayani Farmers' Producer Company, in Thiruvananthapuram. As part of the Union Government's new farm policy, the collective will mobilise farmers...

PTI Photo

Activists of Raza Academy protest against the opening of cinema halls in the holy city Madina of Saudi Arabia, in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Kunal Patil

(R to L) Mayors Shyam Sundar Aggarwal (East Delhi), Mukesh Suryan (South Delhi) and Raja Iqbal Singh (North Delhi) address a joint press conference at Dr SPM Civic Centre, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Police personnel inspect the blast site at New Tharagupet area in Benagaluru.

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Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu