Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 1000 for query «saudi»

March 22, 2018 1:53 AM Pakistan's flag flown over London’s Westminster Abbey

LONDON: Pakistan Day Special Memorial Service was held at the Westminster Abbey. In keeping with the past practice, Pakistani flag was also flown on top of the north tower of the Abbey. As per details, Abbey organized a special Evensong in connection with the National Day of Pakistan. Special prayers were offered for the strengthening of Pakistan-UK

March 21, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi billionaire Al-Waleed ‘forgives’ Ritz ordeal

Riyadh: Billionaire Saudi Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal says all is forgiven after his three-month detention in an anti-corruption crackdown, dismissing speculation he had forfeited control of his assets in exchange for his freedom. The prince, dubbed the Warren Buffett of Saudi Arabia, was released from the now-notorious Ritz-Carlton hotel in early January

March 21, 2018 12:00 AM Egypt striker Gamal quits South Africa after failing to impress

JOHANNESBURG: Egypt striker Amr Gamal has quit reigning South African champions Wits after failing to make an impact, lessening his chances of featuring at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Wits coach Gavin Hunt on Tuesday confirmed the early end to a one-year loan deal, saying: “Amr is a good footballer, but I thought he would settle in much quicker

March 18, 2018 12:54 AM Naval Chief Admiral Abbasi calls on Western Fleet Commander of Royal Saudi Naval Forces

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, is on an official visit to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). During the visit, the Naval Chief called on Western Fleet Commander of Royal Saudi Naval Forces, Rear Admiral Hamed Bakheet Al Johani and also visited RSNF Ship and establishments. During the meeting with Western Fleet Commander 3

March 17, 2018 12:00 AM People in Sindh do not support Imran Khan: Khuhro

SUKKUR: PPP Sindh President Nisar Ahmed Khuhro on Friday, while addressing the party’s public meeting in village Noorabad near Taluka Warrah in district Qambar-Shahdadkot, said the people of Sindh do not support Imran Khan because he supported dictator Musharraf during referendum. Taking a jibe at Nawaz, he said that Nawaz Sharif would weep in prison

March 16, 2018 3:27 PM Pakistan prepares to display military might on March 23

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan is preparing for 23rd March parade that would be held in Islamabad on March 23 to celebrate the Pakistan Day. Pakistan Day marks the passing of the Lahore Resolution, when a separate nation for the Muslims of The British Indian Empire was demanded on March 23, 1940 in Lahore. Timings for flights headed to and departing Islamabad 1

March 16, 2018 12:00 AM ‘If Iran gets N-bomb, Riyadh will follow suit’

WASHINGTON: Likening Iran’s leader to Adolf Hitler, Saudi Arabia’s crown prince warned in a US television interview that if Tehran gets a nuclear weapon, his country will follow suit. "Saudi Arabia does not want to acquire any nuclear bomb, but without a doubt, if Iran developed a nuclear bomb, we will follow suit as soon as possible," Saudi Crown Prince 2

March 14, 2018 12:00 AM 4 dead in military kitchen bomb attack in Yemen

ADEN: At least four people were killed in Yemen’s port city of Aden on Tuesday when a car bomb ripped through a military kitchen used by Yemeni forces trained and backed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE), witnesses said. They said dozens more people were wounded in the blast.The witnesses said the blast was caused by a car laden with explosives, apparently 7

March 14, 2018 12:00 AM ‘King Abdulaziz Medal of Excellence’ conferred on naval chief

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi, who is on an official visit to Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), has been conferred with “King Abdulaziz Medal of Excellence” by Chief of General Staff Royal Saudi Armed Forces at Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Chief of the Naval Staff called on Chief of General Staff Royal Saudi Armed Forces 7

March 13, 2018 12:00 AM Aramco IPO delayed until 2019: report

London: The initial public offering of oil giant Saudi Aramco may be delayed until 2019 at the earliest, the Financial Times reported, citing British officials briefed on the matter. The IPO, potentially the largest stock sale ever, had been scheduled for the second half of 2018, amid efforts to select an international venue for its listing. FT on Sunday 11