Keyword Results for   'abdullah bin abdul aziz'  
Rights activists worried by new Saudi 'counter-terrorism law' criminalizing 'critical speech'  Feb 3, 1:29 pm
Dubai, Feb.3 (ANI): Rights activists are reportedly worried that Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz's newly sanctioned counter-terrorism law criminalizes speech that is critical of the government or society.
Saudi king expresses support for Egypt's fight against "terrorism"  Aug 17, 3:49 pm
Beijing, Aug. 17 (Xinhua-ANI): Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz expressed his country's support for Egypt in its fight against "terrorism," Al Arabia News reported Friday.
Saudi intellectuals back study recommending lifting women driving ban  Dec 19, 12:56 pm
Riyadh, Dec 19 (ANI): Over 3,000 nationals of Saudi Arabia, including prominent writers and academics, have endorsed a study that recommends lifting a ban on women driving, a report has said.
Pak working to ensure peaceful Afghan transition: PM Ashraf   Jul 17, 1:44 pm
Jeddah, July 17 (ANI): 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 ensuring a peaceful transition in Afghanistan after the withdrawal of NATO forces.
Saudi King calls for reopening of embassy in Egypt following tense standoff  May 5, 4:27 pm
Riyadh, May 5 (ANI): The King of Saudi Arabia, Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, has ordered the reopening of the country's embassy at Cairo.
Saudi king orders columnist' arrest for abusing Prophet, blasphemy   Feb 9, 4:32 pm
Riyadh, Feb 9 (ANI): Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz has ordered the arrest of a local newspaper columnist who was accused of blasphemy and abusing Prophet Mohammed.
Saudi women free to run, vote in 2015 municipal elections without male approval  Dec 29, 4:31 pm
Riyadh, Dec 29 (ANI): Women in Saudi Arabia will not need any consent from their male counterparts to run or vote in municipal elections in 2015.
Saudi Arabia may face backlash for appointing 'hardline conservative prince' as heir apparent  Oct 24, 4:21 pm
Riyadh, Oct 24 (ANI): The decision of making Saudi Arabian Interior Minister Prince Nayef Bin Abdul Aziz King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz's successor, could cause a popular backlash against the rulers of the world's biggest oil producer, a human rights activist has warned.
Nayef likely heir apparent after Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Sultan death  Oct 23, 2:30 pm
Riyadh, Oct 23 (ANI): Saudi Arabia's veteran Interior Minister Prince Nayef Bin Abdul Aziz will be the likely successor to King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz.