ST. MORITZ: Shahid Afridi-led Royals have defeated the Palace Diamonds led by Virendar Sehwag by six wickets in the first match played on ice in the Swiss resort of St. Moritz in the backdrop of the Alps. Many renowned cricketers…
RIYADH: Saudi Arabian authorities have released all remaining detainees from Riyadh’s opulent Ritz-Carlton Hotel, which had been used as an interrogation center in a crackdown on corruption, a Saudi official said on Tuesday. The news…
RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA: The Ritz-Carlton in Riyadh, a holding place of royals and ministers detained in a sweeping Saudi Arabian corruption probe, will re-open for business in February, a source at the hotel said Monday. The source, who…
BANGKOK: A Thai man was jailed for 30 years on Friday for "insulting" the monarchy on Facebook, in one of the toughest known sentences passed under the junta-ruled kingdom's draconian lese majeste law.
NEW YORK: A former al Qaeda operative imprisoned for life for his role in the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks has told lawyers for victims of the attacks that members of the Saudi royal family supported the Islamic militant group.