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Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport says fears death if repatriated

Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport says fears death if repatriated

BANGKOK: A Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport said she would be killed if she was repatriated by Thai immigration officials, who confirmed the 18-year-old was denied entry to the country Sunday. Rahaf Mohammed M Alqunun told AFP she was stopped by Saudi and Kuwaiti officials when she arrived in […]

Saudi Arabia girl held in Bangkok, fears death if repatriated

Saudi Arabia girl held in Bangkok, fears death if repatriated

An 18-year-old Saudi girl?s desperate bid to flee her rich family was watched by the world on on Sunday as she was trapped in Bangkok airport in fear of her life. Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, the daughter of an Arab businessman called Mohammed Motlaq Alqunun, told TOI she would be killed […]

Doctor saves flyer who had heart attack mid-air

Doctor saves flyer who had heart attack mid-air

MANGALURU: A general physician from the coast saved the life of a 55-year-old woman who suffered a heart attack mid-air on a Jeddah-Mumbai flight. Dr AK Kasim not only resuscitated the passenger, he made sure the flight didn?t have to return to . Kasim, from Uppala in Kasaragod, heads the […]

Saudi women to receive divorce notice via text

Saudi women to receive divorce notice via text

Saudi will no longer be the last to know they?ve been divorced. A new justice ministry regulation taking effect on Sunday will make it mandatory for women to be notified by text message when a court issues their husbands divorce decrees, Saudi lawyer Nisreen al-Ghamdi said. Currently, some men register […]

Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalties in Jamal Khashoggi case

Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalties in Jamal Khashoggi case

DUBAI: Saudi Arabian prosecutors is seeking the death penalty for five of the 11 suspects detained over the murder of journalist , the state news agency SPA said on Thursday, as a Saudi court held a first hearing on the case. said it also sent new letters to the Turkish […]