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  1. spnadmin

    Islam Jailed In Saudi Arabia For Peaceful Activism

    Jailed in Saudi Arabia for peaceful activism By Waleed Abulkhair http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/jailed-in-saudi-arabia-for-peaceful-activism/2013/11/26/775370a2-56eb-11e3-835d-e7173847c7cc_story.html?wpisrc=nl_headlines Waleed Abulkhair is a human rights activist in Jeddah...
  2. spnadmin

    Islam Saudi Cleric Says Driving Hurts Women's Ovaries

    Saudi Cleric Says Driving Hurts Women's Ovaries http://www.foxnews.com/world/2013/09/29/saudi-cleric-says-driving-hurts-women-ovaries/?intcmp=latestnews A Saudi cleric sparked a wave of mockery online when he warned women that driving would affect their ovaries and bring "clinical...
  3. spnadmin

    Opinion Saudi Woman Makes History By Reaching Everest Summit

    Saudi woman makes history by reaching Everest summit http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22580140 Saudi woman has made history by reaching the summit of the world's highest mountain. It took a lot of persuading before Raha Moharrak's Saudi family agreed to let her climb. Raha...
  4. Archived_Member16

    World Ali Al-Khawahir, Saudi Man, Sentenced To Be Paralyzed In 'Eye For An Eye' Justice

    Ali Al-Khawahir, Saudi Man, Sentenced To Be Paralyzed In 'Eye For An Eye' Justice The Huffington Post - By Ryan Grenoble - Posted: 04/04/2013 9:03 am A court in Saudi Arabia has sentenced a man to be medically paralyzed unless he can raise 1 million Saudi Riyal (almost $267,000) to...
  5. Tejwant Singh

    Islam Saudi Arabia Beheads Murderer. Crucifies His Body

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2300656/Saudi-Arabia-beheads-murderer-CRUCIFIES-body.html Please click on the above for pictures. Saudi Arabia beheads murderer… and then CRUCIFIES his body. Mohammed Rashad Khairi Hussain was convicted of murder and sodomy. The Yemeni citizen had...
  6. Tejwant Singh

    Islam Saudi Clerics Order Destruction Of Centuries Old Areas Of Mecca

    Saudi Clerics Order Destruction Of Centuries Old Areas of Mecca, Including Ancient Columns, In Expansion Project http://jonathanturley.org/2013/03/21/saudi-clerics-order-destruction-of-centuries-old-areas-of-mecca-including-ancient-columns-in-expansion-project/#more-61844 It appears...
  7. Tejwant Singh

    Islam Lack Of Swordsmen: Saudi Arabia May Abolish Beheadings

    A Lack of Swordsmen May Lead Saudis to Abolish Beheadings By Sorcha Pollak Read more: http://world.time.com/2013/03/11/a-lack-of-swordsmen-may-lead-saudis-to-abolish-beheadings/#ixzz2NLw1WTB6 Is this what progress looks like in Saudi Arabia? The Kingdom is considering ending execution...
  8. Chaan Pardesi

    Islam Celebrity Saudi Preacher 'raped' And Tortured His Five-year-old Daughter To Death

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2273171/Fayhan-al-Ghamdi-raped-tortured-daughter-5-death-escapes-light-sentence.html#axzz2Jgc5P69J Celebrity Saudi preacher 'raped' and tortured his five-year-old daughter to death Lama al-Ghamdi's back was broken and she had been raped and...
  9. Ambarsaria

    S Asia Saudi Arabia Executes Woman Convicted Of 'sorcery'

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi authorities have executed a woman convicted of practicing magic and sorcery. The Saudi Interior Ministry says in a statement the execution took place Monday, but gave no details on the woman's crime. The London-based al-Hayat daily, however, quoted Abdullah...
  10. spnadmin

    Islam Saudi Woman's Lashing Sentence Undermines Voting Breakthrough

    Saudi rights groups claimed on Wednesday that a decision to sentence a woman to 10 lashes for driving her car was payback by the ruling class for this week's landmark speech by King Abdullah, which cleared the way for women to participate in elections. The sentence is believed to be the first...
  11. spnadmin

    Islam Women In Saudi Arabia To Vote, Run In Elections

    Women in Saudi Arabia are to be given the right to vote and run in future municipal elections, King Abdullah has announced. He said they would also have the right to be appointed to the consultative Shura Council. The move was welcomed by activists who have called for greater rights for...
  12. Archived_Member16

    Opinion Saudi Lords Have Wreaked Havoc In Pakistan

    August 12, 2011 'Saudi lords have wreaked havoc in Pakistan’ Friday - Aug 12, 2011, 05:13pm (GMT+5.5) King Abdullah bin abdul aziz Islamabad - Pakistan’s leaders should work towards ending Arab influence in the country’s internal matters instead of ‘renewing’ its ties with its...
  13. Scarlet Pimpernel

    Islam Saudi Women Hit The Road In Driving Ban Protest

    Saudi Women Hit the Road in Driving Ban Protest Published June 17, 2011 | Associated Press advertisement DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- A Saudi woman defiantly drove through the nation's capital Friday while others brazenly cruised by police patrols in the first forays of a campaign that...
  14. spnadmin

    Islam OK To Uncover Face Where The Burqa Is Banned: Saudi Cleric

    RIYADH: A popular Muslim cleric says it is permissible for Saudi women to reveal their faces in countries where the Islamic veil is banned, while criticizing efforts in Europe to outlaw the garment. Sheik Aedh al-Garni’s ruling was in response to a question from a Saudi woman in France about...
  15. Aman Singh

    Islam Saudi Woman Poet Lashes Out At Clerics In 'Arabic Idol'

    Abu Dhabi judges praise courage of writer who dared to criticise hardliners By Archie Bland Instead of Jon and Edward dressed as the Ghostbusters , it featured a single woman covered from head to toe in black, declaiming traditional Arabic poetry from a podium. And rather than Cheryl Cole...
  16. R

    Pork In Saudi Arabia

    I had read sometime back on net that saudi was one of largest importer of pork. Whats the stats as per reliable sources? Does anyone know.
  17. K

    General Saudi Arabia: Gang-rape Victim Gets 200 Lashes

    Saudi Arabia: Gang-rape victim gets 200 lashes, si in a shocking verdict, a Saudi Court has ordered a gang rape victim to undergo 200 lashes and six months in prison for "being in the car of an unrelated male" when the crime was committed. The 19-year-old victim was initially ordered to...
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    Islam London Bombers Have Nothing To Do With Islam: Saudi Cleric (Channel NewsAsia)

    RIYADH - Saudi Arabia's grand mufti on Friday strongly condemned the deadly blasts that rocked London and are believed to be the work of Al-Qaeda, saying Islam strictly prohibits the slaughter of innocent people...
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