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World | Reuters | Wednesday April 23, 2014
Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday it had discovered 11 more cases of the potentially deadly Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), including what appeared to be the first case in the Muslim holy city of Mecca.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Saudi Arabia plans to regulate local companies that screen shows on YouTube, a senior official was quoted as saying in local media on Tuesday - a move that could stifle its nascent creative industries.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
The MERS death toll has climbed to 81 in Saudi Arabia, which sacked its health minister as cases of infection by the coronavirus mount in the country.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Five Indian workers were killed in an accident in Saudi Arabia when the van they were travelling in overturned due to a tyre burst on a highway.
World | Associated Press | Monday April 21, 2014
Saudi Arabia's health ministry says three more patients who contracted a potentially fatal Middle East virus related to SARS have died amid a recent increase in infections.
World | Reuters | Monday April 21, 2014
A Saudi Arabian court on Sunday sentenced five men to death for their involvement in a suicide attack on expatriate residential compounds in Riyadh in 2003, the state news agency reported.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 21, 2014
The Saudi Arabian government has proposed the launching of a hotline on which domestic workers, more often expatriates, can lodge complaints. The helpline facility will be available in eight languages, an official said.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 13, 2014
The Indian embassy in Saudi Arabia has finally repatriated a group of Indian women workers who were not paid their salaries for the past nine months by their employer.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 7, 2014
An expatriate Indian in Saudi Arabia was beaten to death by a fellow countryman, a police officer said.
World | Reuters | Friday April 4, 2014
Migrants' rights activists in Indonesia welcomed on Friday the government's decision to pay $1.8 million to free one of its citizens on death row in Saudi Arabia, just days before she was to be executed for murdering her employer.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 3, 2014
A man, who arrived in Delhi from Riyadh, was today arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country about one kg of gold at IGI airport, a Customs official said.
Diaspora | Indo Asian News Service | Tuesday April 1, 2014
An expatriate Indian man was stabbed to death by a local Saudi man on a street near Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh, media reported Tuesday.
Agence France-Presse | Monday March 31, 2014
Activists said the arrests were made on Saturday, though no official source has confirmed the fact.
World | Reuters | Monday March 31, 2014
Saudi Arabia's appointment of Prince Muqrin as deputy crown prince is a first step towards addressing its biggest dynastic challenge for 50 years and forestalling a possible succession crisis in the world's top oil exporter.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 31, 2014
Saudi authorities have arrested three citizens who posted YouTube videos urging the oil-rich kingdom to improve their living standards and criticising "corruption", activists said on Sunday.
Sunday March 30, 2014
Taking Indian innovated products for global markets to the next level, foods and beverages giant PepsiCo is now producing its 'Kurkure' snacks in Canada and Saudi Arabia.
World | Reuters | Sunday March 30, 2014
US President Barack Obama ended a four-nation foreign trip on Saturday in the same situation as he began it - facing great uncertainty about a diplomatic way out of the Ukraine crisis.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 28, 2014
An Indian expatriate sustained serious injuries after being assaulted in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, the media reported.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 26, 2014
An Indian was stranded for five days at Abu Dhabi airport as he forgot his passport in the plane while transiting for another flight to Saudi Arabia, according to a media report today.
World | Reuters | Tuesday March 25, 2014
Warning of "enormous" dangers, Kuwait urged Arab leaders on Tuesday to resolve a lengthening list of disputes complicating crises such as Syria's war and political strife in the biggest Arab state, Egypt.