Featured stories about Saudi Arabia
- Massive Saudi Police Presence on the Day for Women Driving 27 October 2013
- Saudi Women Gear Up To Defy Driving Ban 23 October 2013
- Saudi Prisoners’ Children Put Into Solitary Confinement 22 October 2013
- Saudi Clergyman Delivers Ground-breaking Science on Why Women Shouldn't Drive 29 September 2013
Latest stories about Saudi Arabia
1 April 2014
Despite warnings, that jumping on the April Fool's bandwagon would lead to hell, netizens across the Arab world, used the day to criticise their governments.
28 March 2014
Although they did not discuss human rights, President Obama met with King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia today. And Saudis saw the King's desert retreat thanks to a tweeting American journalist
11 March 2014
It's the stuff of fairytales for princesses to be locked in towers, but in today's Saudi Arabia, four princesses say they have been held against their will for 13 years.
7 March 2014
Saudi Arabia has declared the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organisation. Netizens wonder what will happen to MB members in nearby countries, like Bahrain.
9 February 2014
A campaign aimed at enabling the children of Saudi women to be granted the Saudi nationality is currently underway, writes Osama Khalid
4 February 2014
The Saudi monarch outlawed Saudis from fighting in other countries and belonging to religious and extremist groups. Netizens react to the new royal decree.
27 January 2014
Bloggers from across the region paid tribute to Tunisia for adopting a new constitution, three years after the ousting of dictator Zeine el Abidin Ben Ali.
9 January 2014
This question, posed by a University of Michigan study, is drawing laughs – and criticism online.
16 December 2013
Calling for political reform in Saudi Arabia is now considered terrorism, according to a new law which came into effect today.
15 December 2013
Saudi human rights activist Umar al-Saed has been sentenced to four years in prison and 300 lashes for his peaceful activism, in a secret trial.