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Expat Indian seriously injured in Saudi attack


Jeddah, March 27 : An Indian expatriate sustained serious injuries after being assaulted in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, the media reported.

Mohammed Rasheed, hailing from the south Indian state of Kerala, said he was returning home Monday night when a group of unidentified people suddenly attacked him without any provocation, The Arab News reported Thursday.

Relatives identify Indian's body in Jeddah


Riyadh, Feb 25 : An Indian, whose body was found in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah, has been identified by his relatives.

Haneef Muhammad, 62, a mechanical engineer from Kerala, was found charred to death Feb 18 in Jeddah's Sharafiyah district. His body was identified by his relatives Sunday, the Saudi Gazette reported Tuesday.

Makkah to host Conference of Islamic Capitals and Cities


Jeddah, Aug 28 - The 13th Conference of Islamic Capitals and Cities will be inaugurated in Saudi Arabia's Makkah city Sep 1 under the patronage of the custodian of the two holy mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.

Scramble to help Indians hit by Saudi work policy


Scramble to help Indians hit by Saudi work policyJeddah, May 25 : Indian External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid is here to discuss matters of bilateral interest, including the Nitaqat law, as the Indian missions in Saudi Arabia scramble to help over 55,000 Indian workers leave the kingdo

Saudi king replaces interior minister


Saudi king replaces interior ministerJeddah, Nov 6 - The Saudi monarch has removed Prince Ahmad bin Abdulaziz from the post of interior minister and replaced him with Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz.

Pak working to ensure peaceful Afghan transition: PM Ashraf


Pak working to ensure peaceful Afghan transition: PM Ashraf Jeddah, July 17 : Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf, during a meeting with Saudi Arabian king, Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, briefed the latter about measures being taken by Pakistan for regional peace, especially in ensu

1.2 lakh Indians reach Saudi Arabia for Haj


1.2 lakh Indians reach Saudi Arabia for HajJeddah, Nov 1 - A total of 1,23,254 Haj pilgrims have arrived in Saudi Arabia from India, the consulate general of India said here Tuesday.

19 Indian Haj pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia


19 Indian Haj pilgrims die in Saudi ArabiaJeddah, Oct 15 Ninteen Indian pilgrims have died in Saudi Arabia while undertaking the annual Haj pilgrimage, an official statement said Saturday.