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  • Saudi Postpones Biggest Festival After King Abdullah's Death

    Saudi Postpones Biggest Festival After King Abdullah's Death

    Saudi Arabia on Monday postponed its biggest national cultural festival, an event developed by the late King Abdullah, after his death last week.

  • First Beheading Under New Saudi King Stirs Attention

     First Beheading Under New Saudi King Stirs Attention

    Saudi Arabia on Monday executed a man convicted of raping several girls in a case that has captured the kingdom's attention and marks the first beheading carried out under the newly enthroned King Salman.

  • Oil Prices Slip After Smooth Saudi Transition

    Oil Prices Slip After Smooth Saudi Transition

    Oil prices slipped on Monday after Saudi Arabia's new King Salman moved to assuage fears of an unstable transition and any policy change in the world's largest oil exporter.

  • World Leaders Pay Respects on Saudi Day of Mourning

    World Leaders Pay Respects on Saudi Day of Mourning

    More foreign leaders flocked to Saudi Arabia paying their respects to King Salman on Sunday, as the normally gridlocked streets of Riyadh turned quiet during a day of mourning for his predecessor Abdullah.

  • Barack Obama Calls Saudi King Salman, Offers Condolence for Passing of King Abdullah

    Barack Obama Calls Saudi King Salman, Offers Condolence for Passing of King Abdullah

    US President Barack Obama called Saudi King Salman on Saturday to express sympathies for the passing of King Abdullah, the White House said.

  • US President Barack Obama Arrives in India This Morning For Three-Day Visit

    US President Barack Obama Arrives in India This Morning For Three-Day Visit

    US President Barack Obama, accompanied by wife Michelle, is on his way to India and is scheduled to land at 10 am today at the Air Force station, Palam.

  • World Leaders Head to Saudi Arabia after King Abdullah's Death

    World Leaders Head to Saudi Arabia after King Abdullah's Death

    World leaders headed to Saudi Arabia on Saturday to offer condolences following the death of King Abdullah.

  • US President Barack Obama Cancels Agra to Head to Saudi Arabia

    US President Barack Obama Cancels Agra to Head to Saudi Arabia

    US President Barack Obama has cancelled plans to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra during his visit to India which begins tomorrow.

  • World Leaders Head to Saudi to Meet New King Salman

    World Leaders Head to Saudi to Meet New King Salman

    Dignitaries and leaders from around the world were to arrive in Saudi Arabia today to offer their condolences to its new King Salman, a day after the death of his half-brother King Abdullah.

  • US President Barack Obama Cancels Agra to Head to Saudi Arabia

    US President Barack Obama Cancels Agra to Head to Saudi Arabia

    US President Barack Obama will not keep his date with Agra after all. Agra's District Magistrate Pankaj Kumar has told NDTV that the US President has cancelled his plans to visit the city on January 27.

  • For New Saudi Ruler, a Region in Upheaval

    For New Saudi Ruler, a Region in Upheaval

    As he takes over in Saudi Arabia, King Salman faces a list of foreign policy challenges that rival any a Saudi ruler has grappled with in decades.

  • Saudi King Abdullah, A Gradual Modernizer

    Saudi King Abdullah, A Gradual Modernizer

    In a kingdom where ultra-conservative Muslim clerics long have held a lock on all aspects of society, King Abdullah's incremental reforms echoed mightily.

  • Salman Ascends Throne to Become Saudi King

    Salman Ascends Throne to Become Saudi King

    The new king of Saudi Arabia, Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, has spent more than a half-century among the top echelons of one of the world's most powerful families and is known to serve as mediator and peacekeeper between its often competing factions...

  • Saudi Arabia's King Salman Follows in Brother's Footsteps

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman Follows in Brother's Footsteps

    Saudi King Salman, who succeeded his half-brother Abdullah on his death on Friday, is a 79-year-old stalwart of the royal family credited with transforming the capital Riyadh during his half-century as governor.

  • King Abdullah, Who Nudged Saudi Arabia Forward, Dies at 90

    King Abdullah, Who Nudged Saudi Arabia Forward, Dies at 90

    King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, who came to the throne in old age and earned a reputation as a cautious reformer even as the Arab Spring revolts toppled heads of state and Islamic State militants threatened the Muslim establishment that he represented...

  • Barack Obama Offers Condolences on Death of Saudi King Abdullah

    Barack Obama Offers Condolences on Death of Saudi King Abdullah

    President Barack Obama is expressing condolences and offering sympathy to the people of Saudi Arabia upon the death of King Abdullah, an important ally and a major force in the Muslim world.

  • King Abdullah, Who Sought to Modernize Saudi Arabia, Dies at 90

    King Abdullah, Who Sought to Modernize Saudi Arabia, Dies at 90

    Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, the powerful US ally who joined Washington's fight against al-Qaeda and sought to modernize the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom with incremental but significant reforms, including nudging open greater opportunities for ...

  • Saudi Arabia to Postpone Flogging of Blogger Again: Amnesty

    Saudi Arabia to Postpone Flogging of Blogger Again: Amnesty

    Rights group Amnesty International said Thursday that Saudi Arabia would postpone the flogging of blogger Raef Badawi, whose case has sparked international criticism, for a second week on medical grounds.

  • Bayern Munich Defend Saudi Trip Amidst Growing Criticism

    Bayern Munich Defend Saudi Trip Amidst Growing Criticism

    Bayern Munich has been criticised by many for playing a friendly against Saudi Arabia - a country which has a very poor human rights record.

  • German Politicians Slam Bayern Munich's Saudi Arabia Trip

    German Politicians Slam Bayern Munich's Saudi Arabia Trip

    Bayern Munich have been criticised for visiting Saudi Arabia amidst on-going human rights violations, such as blogger Raif Badawi who has been sentenced to 1,000 lashings, in regular public floggings, for criticising Saudi Arabia's clerics.

  • Saudi Arabia Postpones Blogger Lashing on Medical Grounds, Says His Wife

    Saudi Arabia Postpones Blogger Lashing on Medical Grounds, Says His Wife

    Saudi Arabia postponed until next week today's flogging of a blogger jailed for insulting Islam, citing medical reasons, a week after he received the first 50 of 1,000-lash sentence, his wife said.

  • OPEC Sees 2015 Supply Surplus Rising

    OPEC Sees 2015 Supply Surplus Rising

    The collapse in oil prices is starting to slow growth in US output, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) said on Thursday, although the slowdown will not prevent an increasing global surplus in 2015 and demand for the exporter...

  • Snowmen Declared Anti-Islamic As Snow Falls in Saudi Arabia

    Snowmen Declared Anti-Islamic As Snow Falls in Saudi Arabia

    A prominent Saudi Arabian cleric has whipped up controversy by issuing a religious ruling forbidding the building of snowmen, describing them as anti-Islamic.

  • Ball Boy, 12, Becomes China's Penalty Hero

    Stephan White advised Chinese goalkeeper to dive left to save a penalty. His prediction was correct and the Chinese went on to score and defeat Saudi Arabia in an Asian Cup football match.

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