Tehran Bans Trade & Travel including Umrah with Saudi Arabia


Supporters of Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr protest against the execution of Shi'ite Muslim cleric Nimr al-Nimr in Saudi Arabia, during a demonstration in BaghdadJNN 01 Jan 2016 Tehran : Tehran has severed its commercial ties with Riyadh, its government announced on Thursday. The move comes amid a diplomatic rift between the two nations following the execution of a prominent Shia cleric by Saudi authorities. Continue reading

Saudis Bans Slaughter of Camels for Hajj Pilgrimage


Saudi Bans Camel Slaughter During Hajj PilgrimageJNN 15 Sept 2015 Riyadh: Saudi Arabia on Friday banned the slaughter of camels during this year’s hajj pilgrimage, after a surge in deaths from the MERS virus linked to the animals.z
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Pakistani Parliament Votes Unanimously to lift Ban On ” YOUTUBE ”


YouTube Banned in PakistanJNN 07 May 2014 Islamabad : Pakistani Parliament on Tuesday voted unanimously to lift a ban on YouTube, in a non-binding resolution that was nonetheless welcomed by free speech campaigners as an important symbolic move. Continue reading

Saudi Monarchy afraid of the Revolution , threatening to ban IM services like Twitter , Skype, FB, Viber etc


Saudi Govt Banning Social IM ServicesJNN 25 Mar 2013 Riyadh : The Saudi Arabian government has threatened to ban the use of instant messaging applications because of failure to control them, Saudi media reveal. It comes a month after the minister for media and culture confirmed censorship of Twitter. Continue reading