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Nov 07, 2017
Arrest of Saudi Arabian royals will send state down reformist path, serve as role model for Islamic clericsSaudi Arabia's sweeping arrests of 11 princes, including the billionaire investor prince Alwaleed bin Talal, four ministers and tens of former ministers is set to send the Saudi state down a reformist path.
Nov 06, 2017
Saudi Arabian royals' arrests may be heir Mohammed bin Salman's ploy to eliminate rivals and consolidate powerThe young Crown Prince Mohammed has risen from near obscurity to become Saudi Arabia's most talked about and powerful prince in less than three years since his father ascended to the throne.
Mar 29, 2017
Arab leaders reaffirm support for two-state solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict amid unease over US stanceArab leaders reaffirmed on Wednesday their commitment to a two-state solution to the decades-long Arab-Israeli conflict amid increased unease over the stance of the United States under the new administration of President Donald Trump.
Aug 16, 2016
Donald Trump to call an international meet to halt the spread of Islamic StateRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump has said that the era of nation building should come to an end, as he laid out a foreign policy approach to deal with the Islamic State militant group and radical Islam.
Jun 02, 2016
Fatwa issued against using Wi-Fi illegallyA Saudi Arabian scholar has issued a fatwa against using another person’s Wi-Fi without permission, in line with the Islamic ruling that theft was forbidden.
Apr 29, 2016
Obama was 'quite disappointed' he couldn't visit Taj Mahal during India trip: White HouseUS President Barack Obama was "disappointed" at not being able to visit the iconic Taj Mahal during his trip to India last year, the White House has said.
Dec 14, 2015
Uber offers free rides to women in Saudi Arabia municipal electionsOnline taxi-hailing service Uber will give Saudi Arabian women lifts to polling stations for free on Saturday to help boost female participation at the first elections in the deeply conservative Islamic kingdom open to female voters.
Dec 13, 2015
Women vote and stand for local elections, a first in Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabian women voted for the first time on Saturday in local council elections and also stood as candidates, a step hailed by some activists in the Islamic patriarchy as a historic change, but by others as merely symbolic.
Dec 03, 2015
Divorced, widowed Saudi women to soon get ID cards of their ownFemale divorcees and widows in Saudi Arabia are set to get their own ID cards allowing them to act independently from men, local media reported on Thursday.
Nov 30, 2015
Three activists stopped from contesting elections as Saudi women launch first vote bidHundreds of Saudi women began campaigning for public office Sunday, in a first for women in the conservative Muslim kingdom's slow reform process, even as three activists were disqualified.