The term “spring” is used to describe a popular uprising against a political system.
Last Wednesday, I attended a program (debate and an interview) on the falling oil prices aired by one of the world’s leading television networks from their studio in Washington.
China is the world’s most populous country with a population of about 1.4 billion. It is the second largest country covering an area of about 10 million square kilometers.
An article in a local Arabic daily focused on the increasing control which expatriate workers have over the Saudi retail sector.
In the last municipal election held in the Kingdom, it was speculated that women were not likely to win any seat across the country. Those skeptics had reasons to believe that.
Selecting a birthday present for someone very close to you sometimes appears to be an uphill task.
The municipal elections that resulted in 21 Saudi women winning municipal council seats may seem trivial to some abroad, but it has a historic significance for the future of this country.
Panic gripped Los Angeles Unified School District last week after a security threat that resulted in the evacuation of more than 700,000 students from 1,000 schools.
The former Soviet Union (USSR) invaded Afghanistan at the end of 1979.
Usually after Friday prayers, people in different localities get together and share a cup of tea before dispersing to their homes.
Two days ago, Saudis took part in municipal election across the Kingdom.
The rains that poured across Tamil Nadu and especially in Chennai brought unprecedented hardship to the city.
Last week, Saudi Aramco took yet another giant step in its journey of innovation and services to the Saudi society.
During my childhood, while lying in bed I would stare at the millions of twinkling stars sprinkled all over the night sky.
Thomas Friedman, in his latest article “Letter from Saudi Arabia” published in the New York Times, wrote, “Saudi Arabia is a country that is easier to write about from afar.”
A few months ago at a local hospital, I observed how some Saudi patients were behaving with the nurses, ordering them around and using language which can only be described as foul.
Shooting down of a Russian warplane by Turkey on Tuesday could not have come at a worse time in the most volatile regions of the world.
Following the terrorist attacks in Paris and later in Mali, most of the western media outlets were flooded with programs featuring analysts trying to understand the phenomena.
It is true that it will take Europe particularly France, a little time to recover and pick up the pieces after the cowardly terrorist attacks that took place last week.
It was reported last Sunday that after several complaints concerning administration and finance and several other irregularities, some offices of dawah (the act of preaching Islam) and irshad (guidance) have been closed especially those offices dealing with communities.