Amir attends luncheon banquet hosted by Saudi Crown Prince

Amir attends luncheon banquet hosted by Saudi Crown Prince

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani attended Tuesday the luncheon banquet hosted by Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the sisterly Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ...

Kuwait names Sheikh Meshal as new crown prince

Kuwait names Sheikh Meshal as new crown prince

Kuwait's new ruler Amir Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah on Wednesday named Sheikh Meshal al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah as crown prince of Kuwait, state news agency KUNA said

Amir condoles with Kuwait's Amir, Crown Prince, PM

Amir condoles with Kuwait's Amir, Crown Prince, PM

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani has offered condolences to Kuwait's Amir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah, Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah ...

Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi's murder, asserts CIA

Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi's murder, asserts CIA

US President Donald Trump, while flying to California on Thursday, was briefed on the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi after a CIA assessment ...

Kuwaiti crown prince heads to the US for medical tests

Kuwaiti crown prince heads to the US for medical tests

Kuwait’s Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmad al-Sabah travelled to the United States for "routine" medical tests on Tuesday, state news agency KUNA reported.

Saudi king ousts nephew, names son as crown prince

Saudi king ousts nephew, names son as crown prince

Saudi King Salman ousted his nephew as crown prince on Wednesday and installed his son Mohammed bin Salman -- the first of a new generation set for power in the kingdom used to ageing leaders.

Vajiralongkorn becomes Thailand's new king

Vajiralongkorn becomes Thailand's new king

Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn was proclaimed king of Thailand late on Thursday, opening a new chapter for the powerful monarchy in a country still mourning the death of his father.

Thai PM reassures country on smooth succession, after king's funeral

Thai PM reassures country on smooth succession, after king's funeral

Thailand's prime minister has reassured the country that Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn will succeed his late father and be crowned king after a royal funeral, which is likely to take months to prepare.

Putin pulls soldiers back to base

Putin pulls soldiers back to base

Russia said yesterday that it had ordered troops near the border with Ukraine to return to their bases, just days ...

Lanka, India enter $500mn power dea

Lanka, India enter $500mn power dea

Sri Lanka and India yesterday announced a finalised $512mn joint venture coal-powered electricity plant in the island’s former warzone, after years of delay.