Prominent billionaire Al-Waleed bin Talal was among the 11 princes arrested late on Saturday, reports said.
The rejig of the council of ministers, which also saw the exit of six members, is being seen as an attempt by Modi to improve the performance of his government as the 2019 general elections near.
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on Thursday reshuffled his minority left-green government in response to a scandal over the outsourcing of IT services, shunning the more drastic option of calling an early election.
Gulf states transport ministers and aviation officials kicked off a meeting on Thursday at the UN aviation agency's headquarters in Montreal to discuss the airspace standoff ...
India said on Wednesday it will ban ministers and senior officials from using red beacons on their cars to cut through traffic, a longstanding privilege that has caused resentment and accusations of elitism.
Gambia's ministers of finance, foreign affairs, trade and the environment have resigned from President Yahya Jammeh's government, as regional forces prepare to oust the veteran leader unless he steps down by Thursday.
Iraq's parliament on Monday approved five new ministers after months of delay and repeated setbacks to Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's efforts to replace the cabinet, the speaker's office said.