March 26, 2015 - 19:00 GMT
Gold rallied to a 3-1/2 week high on Thursday and silver rose nearly 3 per cent as escalating tensions in the Middle East knocked stocks.
March 26, 2015 - 18:24 GMT
Saudi warplanes have carried out fresh airstrikes against Yemen, hitting the northern city of Sa’ada and Ta’izz in the south, local officials and witnesses said.
March 26, 2015 - 17:10 GMT
Saudi state news said Yemen's President Abd-Rabbo Mansour Hadi arrived in Riyadh on Thursday, after reports the leader was in Oman.
March 26, 2015 - 16:54 GMT
At least 25 people were killed and 40 others injured in Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen's capital, an official said Thursday.
March 26, 2015 - 16:53 GMT
Yemen's main internet service provider (ISP) on Thursday blocked a number of websites opposed to the Shiite Houthi group.
March 26, 2015 - 16:19 GMT
The conflict echoes across the wider Middle East, bringing into play regional rivalries between Saudi Arabia and Iran that have been compared to a "Cold War" scenario.
March 26, 2015 - 14:16 GMT
Foreign Affairs Minister Nasser Judeh said Thursday Jordan's participation came as a response to a call made by the legitimate president.
March 26, 2015 - 13:40 GMT
John Kerry, the US Secretary of State, has commended the actions of a Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.
March 26, 2015 - 12:51 GMT
The United Kingdom has voiced its support for Saudi operations against the Houthi movement in Yemen.
March 26, 2015 - 11:48 GMT
Houthi loyalists have taken control of some state institutions in the southern city of Aden.