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Tag Archive 'Saudi Arabia'

It might be good for business for now to appease the Islamists, but once they finish taking over Britain, the English will realize there won’t be an England on the map either. According to Army Radio: – Israel does not appear in on-flight maps on BMI flights between London and Tel Aviv – Khefa the […]

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I never thought in my life that the words ‘8 year old girl’ and ‘divorce’ would be in a headline together. From Al Arabiya: A Saudi judge refused for the second time to grant an eight-year-old girl a divorce from her 47-year-old husband, local press reported Saturday, in a decision the girl’s mother promised to […]

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I guess the Mecca Governor’s definition of progress is quite different than mine. JEDDAH: Makkah Gov. Prince Khaled Al-Faisal yesterday denounced propaganda by certain westernized Muslims that Islam and Islamic values are the reason for the backwardness of the community. “Islam, on the contrary, is a religion of progress, civilization, justice, equality and freedom,” the […]

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Via Al Arabiya: DUBAI (AlArabiya.net) A Saudi intellectual is facing a strong wave of criticism for kissing a poet on the forehead in a literary seminar, local press reported Saturday. Khadeeja Najea, head of the women’s committee of the poetry forum in the southwestern city of Jizan, kissed septuagenarian poet Mohamed al-Ali on the forehead […]

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So basically a couple in Apartheid Saudi Arabia was doing the inconceivable act of hanging out in their car together – a crime in Saudi Arabia. They saw the Saudi thought-police and got scared and tried to drive off but in their haste and panic got into an accident. The man now faces charges for […]

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According to an AP report released today, after years of criticism, Virginia’s Islamic Saudi Academy has modified its religious textbooks so that they don’t incite Jihad anymore. The textbooks were so bad that in 2001 two former students at this school were caught at the Israeli border planning to commit suicide bombings, and in 2005 […]

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From Arab News: JEDDAH: Police in Jeddah have arrested 6,000 overstayers in the past six months in campaigns against crime, said Col. Misfar Al-Juaid, spokesman for Jeddah police. Al-Juaid said 1,892 crimes were solved during this period. These crimes related to alcohol, drugs, robbery and fraud. “Regular raids by security forces are aimed at curbing […]

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A little harsh, don’t you think? TEHRAN (AFP) — An Iranian man who was sentenced to death by stoning after he was found guilty of having illicit relations with a teenage girl has been hanged, a newspaper reported on Saturday. Abdullah Fareivar, a 50-year-old music teacher, was hanged on Thursday in a prison in the […]

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