Avoid seditious websites, says Bin-Humaid
Sheikh Saleh Bin-Humaid, imam and preacher of the Grand Mosque in Makkah, said people of the country should do some soul-searching, determination and some hard work to st...
Be aware of conspiracies of enemies: Grand Mufti
The Grand Mufti warned the Muslim Ummah against division and differences. In a weekly program transmitted by Nida Al-Islam Radio from Makkah, Sheikh Abdulaziz Al-Ashei...
Haia launches countrywide training program
Members of the Presidency for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice (Haia) across the Kingdom will undergo training in various aspects of public dealing, etiquet...
Deviant ideology has no place in Islam: Al-Sudais
Sheikh Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais, head of the Presidency of the Two Holy Mosques, said Salafism reflected the true Islamic way of life suited to any time or place. ...
Enemies of Islam 'spreading evil and lies through Twitter'
Saudi Arabia's Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdul Aziz Al-Asheikh says that the enemies of Islam are using social networking sites such as Twitter to spread lies about the religion...
Children below 10 may face Haj ban
Children below the age of 10 may be barred from performing Haj from next year. According to a report in a local newspaper, the subject came up for discussion during a re...
Usury edict casts shadow over top Saudi bank's IPO
The Permanent Committee Tasked with Issuing Fatwas has officially prohibited Muslims from buying shares in any financial institutions dealing in usury, which includes Sun...
Islamic scholar urges support for king's call against terrorism
A renowned Islamic scholar has extended his full support to the call of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah to crush terrorism using every means possible. "N...
126 mosques to be razed for Madinah expansion
Some 95 properties and 126 mosques will be demolished to carry out the expansion work of the Prophetâ??s Mosque in Madinah, said director general of the Madinah branch of...
Misyar now 'a widespread reality'
Misyar marriage has become a social reality and, as such, a solution to some problems and a cause of others, said a professor at King Saud University in Riyadh. ...