Saudi Prince

  • Saudi appoints Prince Salman as crown prince 18-06-2012 10:45 PM

    Riyadh: Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah has appointed Defense Minister Prince Salman as crown prince and heir apparent, ensuring a smooth succession at a time of tough challenges for the world's biggest oil exporter. The appointment was announced one day after the burial of Crown Prince and Interior Minister Nayef, who...
  • Saudi Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdul-Aziz dies 22-10-2011 10:05 AM

    Riyadh: The heir to the Saudi throne, Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdel Aziz, died abroad on Saturday after an illness, state TV said. He was 85 years old. The death of the crown prince - who was the half brother of the ailing Saudi King Abdullah - opens questions about...
  • Saudi prince gets life sentence for servant's murder 20-10-2010 11:13 AM

    London: A Saudi prince was awarded life sentence after he was found guilty on Tuesday of murdering his servant in their room at a luxury London hotel during a ferocious beating that prosecutors said had a sexual element. The prince, Saud Abdulaziz bin Nasser al Saud, 34, was convicted at...
  • Saudi prince may face death penalty over gay claims 16-10-2010 04:49 PM

    London: The Prince of Saudi Arabia, Saud Bin Abdulaziz Bin Nasir al Saud, has been accused of murdering his aide in London and could face death penalty over allegations of homosexuality in his own country. The 34-year-old who is the grandson of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah allegedly killed his aide...