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19 August, 2018 9:35 AM Saudi Accused Of Blocking Hajj Access To Qatar Citizens

Qatar and Saudi Arabia have been locked in a political feud for more than a year, with Riyadh banning all flights to and from Doha and severing ties. Qatar today said its citizens were unable to take part in the annual hajj pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia as the two countries remain bitterly locked in a diplomatic dispute. "There is no chance this year for Qatari 108

18 August, 2018 3:16 PM Over 1.28 lakh Indian pilgrims reach Saudi Arabia for Haj

Over 1.28 lakh Indian pilgrims have reached Saudi Arabia to perform the annual Haj pilgrimage, officials said. A total of 1,28,702 Indian pilgrims are facilitated by the government to undertake the pilgrimage through the Haj Committee this year. As many as 466 flights have brought the Indian pilgrims to perform the annual Haj pilgrimage and the last flight 70

16 August, 2018 7:54 AM India's tobacco exports rise 7% to Rs 1,447.80 crore in April

India has exported tobacco worth Rs 1,447.80 crore in the first quarter of the current fiscal, an increase of 7 percent since last year, mainly to Europe and South East Asia, according to the Tobacco Board. In volume terms, the export of both tobacco and its products rose by 2.65 percent to 53,213 tones during the April-June quarter of the 2018-19 fiscal 42

14 August, 2018 5:42 AM Iran offers discount oil to Asia

Iran is selling oil and gas at a discount to Asian customers as it prepares for the return of US sanctions, state news agency IRNA reported today. The "informed source" in Iran's oil ministry did not give details of the discount, but sought to downplay the move as common industry practice. "Discount is part of the nature of the global markets being offered 37

14 August, 2018 4:26 AM Petrol, diesel price on 14th August 2018: Check out rates in metro cities

New Delhi: Petrol and Diesel prices were unchanged in four metro cities after two days of pause, applicable from 6:00 a.m. on 14th August 2018. On Monday, Petrol prices were cut by 9 paise in Delhi, Chennai and Mumbai. In Kolkata petrol prices were hiked by 8 paise. Diesel prices were cut by 5 paise in all the metro cities of Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai 44

10 August, 2018 2:34 PM China using debt to control policies of countries like Pakistan: US senators

As many as 16 senators have expressed their strong reservations about IMF possibly giving bailout packages which could then be used to repay China. US senators have sought to block any bailout package from the International Monetary Fund for countries who have taken sizeable loans from China. These include Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Djibouti 123

6 August, 2018 1:21 PM Airtel Partners Telecom Egypt for Global Submarine Cable Systems

Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Monday announced a strategic partnership with Egyptian operator Telecom Egypt (TE), which would allow Airtel to use the Middle East North Africa (MENA) Submarine Cable and TE North cable systems. The partnership would help Airtel to serve the growing demand for data services, particularly in markets across South Asia, Africa 74

6 August, 2018 11:07 AM Saudi Arabian teen clinches 2018 FIFA eWorld Cup and wins Rs 1.7 crore

Mosaad Aldossary, 18, is the first person to win the new trophy, apart from being the second Saudi Arabian tournament winner A Saudi teen has won the 2018 FIFA eWorld Cup final, earning a prize money of $250,000. Apart from this, Mosaad Aldossary (18) will also get a chance to travel to London next month, to attend The Best FIFA Football Awards 32

6 August, 2018 8:09 AM Aviation Watchdog Suspends 2 Jet Airways Pilots For Riyadh Runway Fault

The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has suspended the flying licence of two Jet Airways pilots for attempting to take off an aircraft from a taxiway parallel to the runway at Riyadh airport in Saudi Arabia last week. As many as 148 people on board the Mumbai-bound Jet Airways flight escaped unhurt after the aircraft went off the runway following 32

6 August, 2018 7:26 AM In A Rare Breakthrough, Saudi Arabia Grants Entry To Iranian Diplomat

Saudi Arabia has agreed to admit an Iranian diplomat to head an office representing Iranian interests in the kingdom, the official Iranian news agency IRNA reported on Sunday, in a rare move after the rivals broke off relations in 2016. "An informed diplomatic source said Sunday that Saudi Arabia had agreed to grant a visa to the head ... of Iran's interests 44