Pak Army Chief Reaches Out To UAE, Saudi Arabia For Crucial Bailout Package

August 6, 2022

Days after seeking US help in securing an early release of a crucial USD 1.7 billion instalment from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Pakistan, Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has now reached out to Saudi Arabia and the UAE as part of his efforts to ensure financial assistance for the cash-strapped nation, | Read more|

India hits back at OIC, Pakistan

June 7, 2022

The United Arab Emirates and the Maldives, counted among India’s closest partners, Monday joined criticism from the Islamic world against remarks on the Prophet by the now-suspended and expelled BJP leaders Nupur Sharma and Naveen Kumar Jindal. | Read more|

US To Send Warship, Fighter Jets To Assist UAE

February 2, 2022

The United States will deploy a guided missile destroyer and state-of-the-art fighter jets to help defend the United Arab Emirates after a series of missile attacks by Yemeni rebels, a US statement said Wednesday. | Read more|

Saudi Extends Passenger Flights Ban By Another Week Over New Virus Strain

December 28, 2020

Saudi Arabia has extended its suspension of commercial passenger flights by at least one week and possibly two amid concerns over a new variant of the coronavirus. Saudi Arabia will however allow flights in "exceptional cases", an interior ministry official said according to the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) on Sun | Read more|

Saudi Arabia's King Salman admitted to hospital for tests

July 20, 2020

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has been admitted to a hospital in the capital, Riyadh, for medical tests due to inflammation of the gallbladder, the kingdom's Royal Court said Monday in a statement carried by the official Saudi Press Agency. | Read more|