Riyadh

Saudi Arabia's King Salman admitted to Riyadh hospital for tests

He is considered the last Saudi monarch of his generation of brothers who have held power since the death of their father and founder of Saudi Arabia, King Abdulaziz.

published on : 20th July 2020

India condemns missile, UAV attacks targeting Saudi Arabia's Riyadh

Saudi Arabia last week had said that it intercepted ballistic missiles and bomb-laden drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels.

published on : 30th June 2020

Yemen, Philippine missions in Saudi Arabia close over coronavirus cases

Despite taking early and unprecedented measures to curb the spread of the virus, Saudi Arabia’s numbers continue to climb by more than 3,000 cases daily with more than 123,000 confirmed cases overall.

published on : 14th June 2020

Lucknow bound Vande Bharat flight with 136 Indians departs from Riyadh

The Vande Bharat Mission has evacuated more than 50,000 stranded and distressed Indian citizens so far, said Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri.

published on : 1st June 2020

Riyadh-returnee dies in Kozhikode, 10th coronavirus victim in Kerala

The state recorded its 10th Covid-19 death on Sunday with a 55-year-old woman succumbing to the virus at the Kozhikode Government Medical College Hospital.

published on : 1st June 2020

Saudi intercepts missiles over curfew-locked Riyadh, border city; two civilians wounded

Their interception sent shrapnel raining on residential neighbourhoods in the cities, leaving two civilians injured in Riyadh, a civil defence spokesman said in a separate statement released by SPA.

published on : 29th March 2020

Meendum Oru Mariyadhai movie review: A needless addition to a celebrated filmography 

Having grown up watching his films, I couldn’t help but admire Bharathiraja’s trademark touches like the heroine running around trees in an angel froc.

published on : 22nd February 2020

Jet Airways flight overshoots runway in Riyadh, no casualties

All aboard the Boeing B737-800 aircraft were safely evacuated and accommodated inside the terminal building.

published on : 3rd August 2018

Saudi arrests 11 princes over anti-austerity protest: media

Saudi authorities have arrested 11 princes who protested against the kingdom's austerity measures and who could face trial, a news website close to the government reported today.

published on : 6th January 2018

Saudi Arabia says missile fired at Riyadh was 'Iranian-Huthi'

Saudi Arabia said a ballistic missile intercepted over Riyadh Tuesday was "Iranian-Huthi", days after Washington accused Tehran of manufacturing a missile fired by the Yemeni rebels.

published on : 19th December 2017

Saudi intercepts Yemen rebel missile over Riyadh: state media

Saudi Arabia intercepted a Yemeni rebel missile over Riyadh today, state media said, as the rebels said the target was Yamamah palace, the official residence of King Salman.

published on : 19th December 2017

Bowlers turn on heat as India beat Bangladesh by 208 runs

India's unbeaten streak in Test matches is now 19 with the last defeat coming against Sri Lanka in Galle back in August, 2015.

published on : 13th February 2017
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