State Department: Saudis to Scrub Curriculum by Fall
The U.S. State Department expects the Saudi government to purge intolerant passages from its educational curricula by the beginning of next school year, a spokesman said ...
Women Outnumber Men Who Memorized Qur'an in Asyah
Twenty Holy Qur'an memorizers were honored at a special function held in a mosque in Al-Asyah, 65 kilometers east of Buraidah, recently. The event was sponsored by Al-Asy...
Interfaith Summit Spreads Islam's Message of Peace
The international conference on interfaith dialogue that ended yesterday at al-Safa Palace in Makkah called on all people, irrespective of their race, religion, culture o...
Salman al-Awdah to speak at Interfaith Dialogue
Shaykh Salman al-Awadah announced on the Arabic section of his website that he will attend the upcoming 3 day interfaith dialog in Mecca. al-Awdah will present a lecture...
Al al-Shaykh criticizes Hizballah
Senior Ulema chairman Abd al-Aziz Al al-Shakyh criticized Hizballah for its current role in the Lebanese crisis. He said that Hizballah has deviated from Islam and opene...
al-Fawzan warns against Jihadist tendencies
At a lecture to school staff at Imam Muhammad University in Riyadh on Monday, Senior Ulema member Shaykh Salih bin Fawzan al-Fawzan warned those considering going to figh...
Saudi commentator criticizes Ubaykan's stand on gender mixing
Saudi commentator Muhammad a-Hirfi takes reformist Shaykh Abd al-Muhsin al-Ubaykan to task for his progressive stand on women in the workplace and the mixing of genders....
Shaykh Ali Badadah: Forced Marriage has no place in Islam
Writing for IslamToday.net, Shaykh Ali Badadah counsels that forced marriages are non-Islamic and hold the seeds for marital unrest and divorce....
Shaykh's demand al-Fayiz Dismissal
Scores of religious shaykhs have asked Shaykh Abd-al-Rahman Bin-Nasir al-Barrak to demand the dismissal of Deputy Minister of Education Nurah Bint Abdallah al-Fayiz accor...
al-Mania supports Mosque Expansion
Shaykh Abdallah Sulayman al-Mania expressed support for the current government project to expand the corridor between Mount Safa and Mount Mawah in Mecca. ...