Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022



Saudi man arrested after injuring guard in attack at French consulate in Jeddah

October 29, 2020 8:34 pm

The French Embassy said the consulate was subject to an "attack by knife which targeted a guard", adding the guard was taken to hospital and his life was not in danger.

Air India plane's tyre bursts while landing

August 02, 2014 4:37 pm

The same plane is supposed to fly back to Jeddah in the evening.

Saudi authorities beheads Pakistanis for drug smuggling

January 14, 2014 6:22 pm

In 2012, Saudi Arabia carried out 76 executions, according to a tally based on official figures. Rights group Amnesty International put 2012′s figure at 79.

Mid-air scare in Jeddah-Mumbai flight

November 16, 2013 3:38 am

The plane AI 964 turned back at Jeddah following door indication coming on during climb,” Air India spokesperson later said.

Mid-air scare on city-bound AI flight

November 16, 2013 12:19 am

Passengers onboard an Air India (AI) flight from Jeddah to Mumbai via Hyderabad had a mid-air scare Friday.

Saudi court sentences prominent rights lawyer to 3-month jail term for dissent

October 30, 2013 6:02 pm

Political dissent is not tolerated in the kingdom. Political parties are banned.

BSP MLA’s wife found murdered in East Delhi home,Rs 20 lakh missing

October 10, 2013 1:52 am

The wife of BSP MLA from Bulandshahr,Haji Aleem Chowdhary,was found murdered in her residence in New Jafrabad,Northeast Delhi,on Wednesday.

India,Pak should cut defence spends for peace: Sharif

August 06, 2013 1:01 am

Sharif said he did not believe in the "politics of revenge"

Indian to identify brother's body by DNA in S Arabia

June 27, 2011 10:38 am

An Indian worker who died in the flash floods is yet to be identified by his brother who will undergo a DNA test

J-K PWD minister sacked over impersonation row

August 26, 2010 5:44 pm

Minister had ignored high command's directive to resign and flown out to Mecca for umrah.