Irked by new banknote, India tells Saudi to take urgent steps and depict right map

Anurag Srivastava

New Delhi, Oct 30: The new 20 Riyal banknote issued by Saudi Arabia depicts Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh outside the territory of India and this has irked India. 

New Delhi has lodged a protest with Saudi Arabia and asked it to immediately withdraw the banknote and reissue it with the correct map of India. Spokesperson, Ministry of External Affairs, Anurag Srivastava said, “we have seen the banknote which gives an incorrect depiction of India’s external territorial boundaries. New Delhi has asked Saudi Arabia to take urgent corrective measures in this regard.” 

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FATF: Now China, Saudi Arabia set new deadline for Pakistan

FATFNew Delhi, Feb 20: In a major development, China has joined India and the US to send a strong message to Pakistan to act on terror funding.

Saudi Arabia too has joined the above mentioned countries and has told Pakistan to complete its commitments on action against terror funding and money laundering given by the Financial Action Task Force.

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Doval in Saudi Arabia: Crown Prince express understanding over India’s J&K move

New Delhi, Oct 03: National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval would visited Saudi Arabia held discussions with Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman. Apart from discussions on a host of regional issues, the focus was on Kashmir, sources told OneIndia. The decision of the Centre to abrogate Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir topped the discussions.

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Ajit Doval visits Saudi Arabia: Regional issues, countering Pak’s Kashmir narrative on the cards

New Delhi, Oct 02: National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval would visit Saudi Arabia today and would hold discussions with Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.

Apart from discussions on a host of regional issues, the focus would also be Kashmir, sources tell OneIndia. The decision of the Centre to abrogate Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir would top the discussions.

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Calicut blasts: NIA arrests second accused on arrival from Saudi Arabia

New Delhi, Feb 01: An absconder in the Calicut twin blasts case has been arrested upon his arrival from Saudi Arabia.

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Jaish terrorist arrested while trying to flee to Saudi Arabia

securityforcesSrinagar, Oct 20: The National Investigation Agency has arrested one person in connection with the Nagrota attack. The person has been identified as Mohammad Ashraf Khandey, a resident of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir.

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ISI’s Saudi rendezvous and how it plots its attacks on India

abdul subhanNew Delhi, July 16: The dreaded Indian Mujahideen which carried out a series of blasts across India had the complete backing of the ISI, which plotted all these attacks in Saudi Arabia, investigations have revealed.

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Pak in FATF Grey List: What transpired behind the scenes with China and Saudi

pakistanNew Delhi, June 30: India welcomed a global terror financing watchdog demoting Pakistan to a ‘grey list’ for underperforming in rooting out sources of finance for terrorists within its borders and for not taking enough – or any, at all – action in curbing activities of terror elements who roam freely within its provinces.

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In less than 24 hours, second Saudi prince dead?

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Price Abdul Aziz

The mystery in Saudi Arabia is deepening. Just a few hours after the death of Mansour Bin Muqrin, son of former crown prince Muqrin al-Saud, Twitter is abuzz with the reports of death of yet another Saudi prince.

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Al-Qaeda operative brought to India from Saudi Arabia

terroristIn a successful operation, India has managed to bring back an al-Qaeda operative from Saudi Arabia. The alleged operative identified as Syed Mohammad Zishan Ali is said to be associated with the al-Qaeda in the Sub-Continent or AQIS. He was wanted in several cases by the Special Cell of the Delhi police. He is a resident of Jamshedpur in Jharkhand and was operating out of Saudi Arabia, a Delhi police official said. He is incidentally married to the sister of Kafeel Ahmed, the engineer from Bengaluru who carried out the Glasgow bombing of 2007.

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