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    Modi breaks protocol to welcome Salman

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 10:39am on February 20, 2019

    Indian prime minister Narendra Modi broke with government protocol to personally welcome Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman to New Delhi on Tuesday....

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    JSD MP Badal against ‘defence deal’ with KSA

    United News of Bangladesh . Sangsad Bhaban | Updated at 12:00am on February 19, 2019

    Jatiya Samajtantrik Dal member of parliament Mayeen Uddin Khan Badal opposed the signing of a ‘defence pact’ between Bangladesh and Saudi Arabia in parliament on...

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    Saudi vows to de-escalate India-Pak tension

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 10:45am on February 18, 2019

    Saudi Arabia vowed to ‘de-escalate’ rising tensions between Pakistan and India during a high-profile summit in Islamabad Monday as crown prince Mohammed bin Salman prepares...

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    Army to earn Tk 500cr a year from KSA minesweeping

    Shakhawat Hossain | Updated at 12:00am on February 17, 2019

    The Bangladesh Army has projected annual earning of Tk 525 crore from the proposed minesweeping job by its soldiers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as...

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    Menon questions legality of military deal with Saudi Arabia

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:23pm on February 14, 2019

    Workers Party of president Rashed Khan Menon on Thursday opposed the military deal with Saudi Arabia which signed was in February. Menon, taking the floor...

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    Saudi crown prince to visit Indonesia next week

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 01:25pm on February 14, 2019

    Indonesia will host Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammed bin Salman for a state visit next week, Jakarta said Thursday, part of an Asian tour that...

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    EU broadens its dirty-money blacklist, adds Saudi Arabia

    Reuters . Strasbourg | Updated at 12:00am on February 14, 2019

    The European Commission added Saudi Arabia, Panama, Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations that pose a threat because of lax controls on...

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    Pak, India hope to reap investment from Saudi

    Reuters . New Delhi/Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on February 13, 2019

    Saudi Arabia’s crown prince Mohammed bin Salman is expected to announce investments in energy and infrastructure during a visit to India and Pakistan in coming...

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    Riyadh knows nothing about Khashoggi’s body

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:13pm on February 11, 2019

    Riyadh does not know the location of dissident Jamal Khashoggi’s body, despite having detained the Saudi team that murdered him, a high-ranking foreign affairs official...

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    Saudi investments to aid cash-strapped Pakistan

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 12:07pm on February 10, 2019

    A record investment package being prepared by Saudi Arabia for Pakistan will likely provide welcome relief for its cash-strapped Muslim ally, while also...