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Trump participates in Saudi Arabian sword dance

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 09:32

Riyadh, May 21, US President Donald Trump along with other male White House officials participated in a ceremonial sword dance in Saudi Arabia outside the Murabba Palace, the media reported.


Indian national killed in projectile attack from Yemen

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 22:54

Riyadh, April 7, Saudi civil defence said on Friday that an Indian national was killed and three others were injured in the border city of Najran when they were hit by projectiles fired from Yemen.


US to 'immediately review' support for Saudi-led coalition

Sun, 10/09/2016 - 07:20

Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) The White House has announced an "immediate" review of US support for the Saudi-led coalition in wake of a funeral hall bombing in the Yemeni capital, Sanaa, that left over 150 dead and hundreds injured.


First batch of retrenched Indian workers return from Saudi Arabia

Thu, 08/11/2016 - 22:52

New Delhi/Jeddah, Aug 11 (IANS) As the first batch of 26 retrenched Indian workers were on their way back home from Jeddah on Thursday, India appreciated Saudi Arabia's prompt action to provide relief to distressed Indian workers in the Gulf kingdom.


Saudi King issues directives to address woes of Indian workers

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 21:42

Jeddah, Aug 8 (IANS) In a ray of hope for hundreds of distressed Indians and workers of other nationalities rendered jobless, Saudi Arabian King Salman has issued a series of directives to address their problems, and also earmarked Saudi Riyal 100 million ($26 million) for the workers.