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World NewsDec 22, 2020, 8:57 AM IST
Trump administration mulls legal immunity for Saudi crown prince: Report
The Donald Trump administration is considering a request to grant Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman immunity before Democrat President-elect Joe Biden enters the White House.
IndiaOct 29, 2020, 7:34 PM IST
India tells Saudi Arabia to rectify 20 Riyal currency note
Reacting to the misrepresentation on the new Saudi Arabian banknote, the External Affairs Minister spokesman said: "We have asked the Saudi side to take urgent corrective steps. J&K and Ladakh are integral parts of India."
WORLDSep 23, 2020, 4:13 PM IST
Coronavirus: As COVID-19 cases surge, Saudi Arabia suspends travel to and from India
Saudi Arabia has suspended travel to and from India due to rising number of COVID-19 cases
WORLDAug 28, 2020, 4:02 PM IST
World Bank suspends Ease of Doing Business Report amid concerns of data manipulation
World Bank suspends ease of doing business report amid concerns of data manipulation. A statement issued by the World Bank Group read, "A number of irregularities have been reported regarding changes to the data in the Doing Business 2018 and Doing Business 2020 reports, published in October 2017 and 2019. The changes in the data were inconsistent with the Doing Business methodology." Reports suggest data of 4 countries - China, Azerbaijan, UAE & Saudi Arabia - manipulated. While #India ranked 63, China stood at 31, Azerbaijan at 24, UAE at 16 and Saudi Arabia at 62.
IndiaJul 11, 2020, 12:02 PM IST
Tablighi Jamaat Case: Delhi court sets Malaysian and Saudi Arabia's nationals free
After the foreigners accepted their mild charges, under the plea bargain process, 62 Malaysian and 11 Saudi Nationals were set free by Delhi Court in connection with Nizamuddin Markaz case.
WORLDJun 23, 2020, 9:48 AM IST
Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia bars pilgrims from abroad for Hajj; limits numbers
Saudi Arabia will strictly limit the number of people who can take part in this year’s Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca because of the coronavirus
WORLDMar 13, 2020, 7:07 PM IST
Coronavirus: Birds perform ritual instead of humans at Mecca
While the Saudi government has restricted people from performing tawaf at Kaaba in Mecca, authorities monitoring the situation at Holy City Mecca witnessed a rare sight. Birds were spotted flying around Kaaba
IndiaMar 13, 2020, 9:15 AM IST
Coronavirus: First death in Karnataka as Kalaburagi man who died tests positive
The 76-year-old man had recently returned to Karnataka from Saudi Arabia. Earlier, the district health and family welfare department said the man was suspected to be infected with coronavirus.
IndiaMar 11, 2020, 1:55 PM IST
Did Karnataka man die of coronavirus? No confirmation yet, say officials
Though reports surfaced that a man from Kalaburagi, Karnataka, who travelled from Saudi Arabia, died at a hospital in Hyderabad, officials say that there is no confirmation yet about the role of COVID-19 and have asked people not to panic
IndiaMar 10, 2020, 2:38 PM IST
Husband of Hyderabad woman requests Centre to rescue her from Jeddah
In yet another case of human trafficking, the husband of a woman, who was trafficked to Saudi Arabia on the pretext of a job, has requested the Government of India to rescue her
IndiaMar 9, 2020, 8:41 AM IST
Coronavirus: Man returning from Saudi Arabia dies at isolation ward in West Bengal
The man was a diabetes patient who had returned home from Saudi Arabia and was admitted to the isolation ward of the Murshidabad Medical College and Hospital yesterday and died on Sunday. His samples were sent for testing.
WORLDFeb 28, 2020, 12:06 PM IST
Muslims will not be allowed to visit Mecca and Madina; here's why
The deadly coronavirus that claimed over 2,000 lives across the world and left 80,000 infected has forced the Saudi Arabia government to ban visits to Mecca and Madina as part of Hajj pilgrimage. The ban was announced on Wednesday following cases of the fatal infection reported in the Middle East.