Women selected for Saudi Islamic committee
2014-12-24 - Gulf News - Manama: Two women made history in Saudi Arabiaâ??s Shura (Consultative) Council by becoming the first women to sit on the houseâ??s Islamic and Judicial Affairs Committee. Dr Lateefa Al Shaalan, an associate professor at Princess Noora University, and Dr Khawla Al Karie, the director of the Research Centre for Childrenâ??s Cancer at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, were selected members as the Council named the heads and members of its committees for the third year of its Sixth Session. The Council al 

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