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The decision of lifting ban was led by Prince Mohammed, who styles himself as a reformer to set the country on the road to civil liberty.
04 Oct 2017 5:56 PM
Saudi Arabia, which was the only country in the world to forbid female drivers, recently allowed women to drive.
01 Oct 2017 6:17 PM
Saudi announced on Tuesday was seen by rights activists as an emblem of their suppression in the kingdom where Islam originated.
28 Sep 2017 7:37 PM
The kingdom was the only the country in the world to bar women from driving and for years had garnered negative publicity internationally.
27 Sep 2017 8:32 AM
The cleric was suspended from leading prayers, other religious activity in Asir after being pilloried on social media for his comment.
23 Sep 2017 11:43 AM
Saudi Arabia led the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain in cutting ties with Qatar in June.
09 Sep 2017 10:58 AM
The announcement to reopen the border for Qatari pilgrims came after Saudi Arabia's King Mohammed bin Salman received an envoy from Doha.
17 Aug 2017 9:14 AM
The country's chief prosecutor summoned the Twitter users on Sunday without naming them or specifying how many were accused.
14 Aug 2017 12:33 PM
Rights group Reprieve says the initial judgment came from a “secretive” counter terrorism court.
05 Aug 2017 11:58 AM
France is seeking to mediate in the Qatar crisis. Drian also visited Qatar said such punitive measures should end.
16 Jul 2017 1:02 PM