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Saudi Arabia will now allow women to join its armed forces

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will now allow women to apply for military service in a historic move. The decision comes as part of...

Two sisters tortured by Saudi employer for 2 years, rescued

Two sisters from India, who were allegedly tortured by their female employer in Saudi Arabia have been rescued.The two sisters, Sana Sultana and Shameem...

Huge hail storm wreaks havoc in Madinah

MADINAH: Social media is abuzz with posts of hail falling in some areas of western Saudi Arabia, causing widespread damage. Various users on Twitter have...

A romance for the ages thrills opera lovers in Riyadh

RIYADH: Opera came to Saudi Arabia at the weekend with performances of a classic Arabian love story in front of an enraptured audience in...

Hailstorms, thundershowers in Madinah

Several vehicles were damaged in Madinah region as a result of heavy thundershowers accompanied by hailstorms on Saturday.The General Authority for Meteorology and Environmental Protection sounded...

Saudi, UAE, Qatari leaders to visit Trump in March, April

WASHINGTON: Senior Saudi, Emirati and Qatari leaders will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump in the next couple of months, U.S. officials said, amid...

Saudi foreign minister rejects Qatari proposal for security pact

by Reuters VIENNA, Feb 19 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia has no interest in participating in a European Union-style regional security alliance as proposed by Qatar,...

Saudi: World’s tallest building takes shape – $2 billion Jeddah Tower

The 170-storey building is set to surpass Dubai's Burj Khalifa as the world's highest building and will feature a hotel, apartments and offices, as well...

Saudi Arabia announces its first Arab Fashion Week

By AFPSaudi Arabia is set to host in March its first ever Arab Fashion Week, overturning decades of draconian policies on arts and entertainment. Crown...

Saudi Arabia seeks to become a tourist destination

Gazing at a shimmering salt pan below, a group of first-time Saudi hikers descended craggy slopes into a volcanic crater, part of a hidden...
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