The strategic partnership between Saudi Arabia and India is witnessing a new dawn, well illuminated in the cooperation between them during the testing times of Covid-19.
India has asked Saudi Arabia to take 'urgent corrective steps'
The UAE-Israel deal has more to do with concerns over Iran’s growing clout than concern for Palestine. Saudi Arabia and UAE see Iran more as a threat than Israel.
The decision comes on the heels of another ordering judges to end the practice of flogging, replacing it with jail time, fines or community service and bringing one of the kingdom's most controversial forms of public punishment to a close.
He noted that defence, security, trade, culture, education and people-to-people contacts are the other important areas of bilateral cooperation with Saudi Arabia.
Crown Prince Salman expressed understanding about India's approach and actions in Jammu and Kashmir, sources said.
Pakistan PM Imran Khan, during an address to the nation on Monday, also said that he will raise the Kashmir issue at every international forum, including at the UN General Assembly.
The prime minister "forgot" to write the name of "terror nourisher" Pakistan in the joint statement, Surjewala said.
After the talks, it was also announced that India has decided to extend e-Visa facility to Saudi nationals.
In a joint statement, India and Saudi Arabia called upon all countries to deny access to weapons including missiles and drones to commit terrorist acts against other countries.
The crown prince arrived in Delhi on a less than 30-hour visit Tuesday night, a day after concluding his high-profile tour of Pakistan where he said dialogue was the only way to resolve "outstanding issues" between India and Pakistan.
In a special gesture, Prime Minister Modi on Tuesday received Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the airport last night.
The Saudi crown prince also talked about the contribution of lakhs of Indians in the overall development of Saudi Arabia.
The crown prince arrived Delhi on Tuesday night on a less than 30-hour visit. In a special gesture, Prime Minister Narendra Modi received him at the airport.
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An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.PTI Photo
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