Thursday, September 20, 2018

People & Culture

PHOTOS: Saudi women at work

These women are fighting for change. by Laura BoushnakThis story appears in the May issue of VICE magazine. Saudi Arabia is one of the most religious...

Saudi Shura “tightens screws” on early marriages

Saudi Arabia’s Shura Council has recommended four conditions to allow the marriage of girls aged between 15 and 18. The 150-member advisory body added for...

Bahrain Shura’s family draft law to improve legal status of women...

The upper chamber of Bahrain’s bicameral parliament on Wednesday endorsed a unified family law draft that aims to improve the legal status of women,...

Saudi’s first club–for camels!

A camel club was established for the first time in Saudi Arabia following a decree issued by King Salman. The Saudi king announced the inauguration...

Here’s why a Saudi woman’s miniskirt sparked an outcry

A short video of a Saudi woman walking around in a miniskirt and crop top sparked an outcry after going viral, leading to the...

VIDEO & PICTURES: Saudi prince arrested on order of furious King...

A Saudi prince has been arrested on the orders of a furious King Salman after videos appearing to show the young royal abusing men and women...

Surreal Studies of Dubai’s Upper Middle-Class

Nick Hannes' photos capture life “as if it all happens in a parallel world where everybody is happy”Belgian photographer Nick Hannes has scooped the...

“Dubai’s dark reality” – an expat’s opinion

Is this the world's dumbest photo?Shitika Anandnews.com.auWHY wouldn’t you want to move to a city that has 365 days of sunshine, tax-free income and...

Saudi police question woman who wore miniskirt in video

Saudi police said Tuesday they were questioning a woman who appeared in an online video in a miniskirt and crop top walking through a...

Aramco: Little America… in Saudi

Ayesha MalikMuch of the world's oil comes from Saudi Arabia, and it now accounts for 92% of the country's budget.It began in the 1930s, when...
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