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RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has banned its male citizens from marrying women from four countries – Pakistan, Bangladesh, Chad and Myanmar – a police officer said. The announcement comes as a part of Saudi Arabia’s efforts to prohibit Saudi men from marrying … Riyadh – Bing News

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has banned its male citizens from marrying women from four countries – Pakistan, Bangladesh, Chad and Myanmar – a police officer said. The announcement comes as a part of Saudi Arabia’s efforts to prohibit Saudi men from marrying … Riyadh – Bing News

57 Women Stoned To Death During Annual Riyadh Fashion Week RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA—With local organizers and attendees hailing the event as a “major success,” the Saudi Arabian capital Riyadh wrapped up its 10th annual fashion week Friday, a star-studded international showcase of the latest trends during which … Read more on The Onion (satire)

Female customs officers to screen women landing in Riyadh Riyadh's King Khaled International Airport has started employing women customs officers to check the baggage of female travelers, according to a media report. The step, the first of its kind in the Kingdom, would soon be taken at all entry points … Read more on Arab…

Riyadh warns against women driving campaign (Ahlul Bayt News Agency) – On Wednesday, the Interior Ministry issued a statement saying it would crack down against anyone who attempts to "disturb public peace" by congregating or marching "under the pretext of an alleged day of female driving”. Read more on Ahlul Bayt News Agency – abna.ir

Women activists launch video of woman driving in Riyadh RIYADH — Saudi women's rights activists posted a video on social media websites showing a veiled woman driving a car Saturday in Al-Takhsosi Street in Riyadh, Al-Hayat daily reported. Male drivers on the street appeared to be accepting the sight of a … Read more on Saudi…

For Saudi Women, New Subway Will Mean More Than A Cool Ride Riyadh's metro will have six lines and cost $ 22 billion, with driverless trains, state-of-the-art technology and stations designed by some of the world's leading architects. Designed by Pritzker prize-winning architect Zaha Hadid, the King Abdullah … Read more on NPR (blog)