Tag archive for ‘Saudi Arabia’
By Editorial Team On Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Maliki Accuses Saudi Arabia of Being Unfriendly Neighbor

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki has criticized neighboring Saudi Arabia, accusing the Sunni Muslim kingdom of being unfriendly toward Iraq’s Shi’a-led government. Maliki, More...

By Editorial Team On Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Saudi women to be granted national ID cards

Saudi women will be for the first time granted national identity cards, giving them the freedom to act independently. The move means women will no longer have to rely on a male family member to affirm their identity More...

By Editorial Team On Sunday, March 24th, 2013

Top Saudi cleric says Twitter is for clowns

Saudi Arabia’s top religious cleric has criticised the social media website Twitter, calling it “a council for jokesters” and a place for unjust, incorrect messages. Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul-Aziz More...

By Editorial Team On Monday, March 18th, 2013

Saudi cleric to government: Clean up act ‘before violence is kindled’

One of Saudi Arabia’s most prominent and popular clerics has issued a stark warning to the Saudi government, saying it must take serious steps toward instituting reform, stamping out corruption and releasing More...