As the Haj season approaches, the sense of anticipation and excitement is almost tangible.
Families of very limited means spend many years saving to take part in Haj. Two important new initiatives from the Ministry of Haj this year go a long way to supporting these people.
Since it joined the World Trade Organization in 2005, Saudi Arabia has been integrating itself ever more deeply into the global economy.
At a time when the Muslim Ummah is facing great and terrible dangers, there are deep divisions among its people. Even worse, Muslims are shedding blood of Muslims.
Sensible Muslims the world over are looking on with horror at pictures of the savage butchery that terrorists, who claim blasphemously to be acting in the name of Islam, are incredibly, entirely pleas
The Muslim nation is indeed, as Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah said in his Eid Al-Fitr message, facing tough realities as a result of conflict and fanatical rhetoric.
The full participation of women in next year’s municipal elections is a highly significant step.
It is simple really. The collective punishment of the Palestinians penned up in the Gaza ghetto is every bit as reprehensible as when the Nazis penned up Polish Jews in the Warsaw ghetto.
There were mental conditions, especially in children, which for too long were seriously misunderstood. Dyslexia is a classic case in point.
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