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Saudi teen al-Qunun welcomed as 'brave...

Saudi teen al-Qunun welcomed as 'brave...

World

Sun, Jan 13 2019

Canada's decision to grant asylum to Qunun comes at a delicate time

Canada takes in Saudi teen asylum...

Canada takes in Saudi teen asylum...

World

Sat, Jan 12 2019

The move is sure to further strain Canadian relations with Saudi Arabia that went sideways last August...

13 Rohingyas with Bangladeshi passport...

13 Rohingyas with Bangladeshi passport...

Dhaka

Wed, Jan 9 2019

A total of 54 Bangladeshi passport holders, including the 13 Rohingya men, arrived in Hazrat Shahjalal...

Thai official: Saudi woman 'under the...

Thai official: Saudi woman 'under the...

World

Tue, Jan 8 2019

The 18-year-old said she had planned to seek asylum in Australia and feared she would be killed if repatriated...

Saudi women to be told of divorce by...

Saudi women to be told of divorce by...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 7 2019

In recent years women in Saudi Arabia have been allowed to enter sports stadiums for the first time,...

Saudi Arabia deporting scores of Rohingya...

Saudi Arabia deporting scores of Rohingya...

Middle East

Mon, Jan 7 2019

Some of them were also put in handcuffs after they reportedly attempted to resist their deportation to...

US says Saudis still lack credible account...

US says Saudis still lack credible account...

World

Sat, Jan 5 2019

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered and his corpse dismembered inside the kingdom's Istanbul...

Sons want return of mother victimized...

Sons want return of mother victimized...

Nation

Fri, Jan 4 2019

Mrs Begum claims to be facing torture in Saudi Arabia, where she works as a domestic helper

Saudi prosecutor seeks death sentences...

Khashoggi murder: Saudi prosecutor seeks...

Middle East

Fri, Jan 4 2019

The prosecution also said it was awaiting a response to two formal letters requesting evidence from...

Netflix pulls comedy show episode in...

Netflix pulls comedy show episode in...

Showtime

Wed, Jan 2 2019

The episode of the news-comedy program in question criticized the country over the slaying of Washington...

Saudi king orders government reshuffle...

Saudi king orders government reshuffle...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 28 2018

The reshuffle would help the crown prince further "consolidate power" as many of those promoted...

Will the ceasefire hold?

Will the ceasefire hold?

Md Sharif Hasan

Fri, Dec 21 2018

There seems to be a global understanding and willingness to bring a humanitarian solution to the conflict...

Canada mulls cancelling Saudi arms deal...

Canada mulls cancelling Saudi arms deal...

World

Mon, Dec 17 2018

In October, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said her country would suspend arms sales to Saudi Arabia...

Statement: Saudi Arabia rejects US Senate...

Statement: Saudi Arabia rejects US Senate...

World

Mon, Dec 17 2018

United States Senate said Jamal Khashoggi murder is a crime

US Republicans introduce resolution...

US Republicans introduce resolution...

North America

Fri, Dec 14 2018

The joint resolution blames the crown prince for Khashoggi's murder in Turkey, calls for the Saudi...

Yemeni mothers forced to choose which...

Yemeni mothers forced to choose which...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Yemen, one of the poorest Arab countries, is locked in a war that pits Iran-aligned Houthi rebels against...

US Senate hands Trump historic rebuke...

US Senate hands Trump historic rebuke...

North America

Fri, Dec 14 2018

In a historic move, Senators voted 56-41 to end US military support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen’s...

Defying Trump, US Senate advances measure...

Defying Trump, US Senate advances measure...

North America

Thu, Dec 13 2018

Eleven of Trump's fellow Republicans joined Democrats to provide the 60 votes needed to advance the...

Trump stands by Saudi crown prince amid...

Trump stands by Saudi crown prince amid...

World

Wed, Dec 12 2018

While Trump has condemned the murder of Khashoggi, a US resident and Washington Post columnist who was...

Saudi, US snub of climate report unsettles...

Saudi, US snub of climate report unsettles...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

Trump announced in June last year that the United States would pull out of the 197-party Paris Agreement,...

US sanctions top Kim Jong Un aides over...

US sanctions top Kim Jong Un aides over...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

The State Department is required by a 2016 law to produce a report on North Korean human rights for Congress...