To Muslims all over the world, today’s celebration of Eid al-Adha means extravagant celebrations, fancy cloths and massive meals. But to foreign workers in Saudi Arabia, today marks something entirely different: the beginning of death penalty season. As one of the global centers of capital punishment starts the public beheadings, a campaign to save one woman is in 5th gear.
Any Saudi woman flying out of the country will now trigger an SMS text message to their male ‘guardian'.
“Prophet of Four” campaign seeks to convince young men to take on a 2nd, 3rd or 4th wife.
Women’s rights advocates debate a change in the country’s marriage contract law.
The Ghazal 1 is named after a fast desert deer.
Religious authorities launch campaign to curb the use of the title sheikh.
Incident follows a wave of challenges to the authority of the commission enforcing religious law.