Revolution Knocking at the Doorstep : Doomsday of the Sheikhdoms within Sight


Saudi Revolution in the offingJNN 26 Oct 2013 DURHAM, England — THIS summer, disgruntled Saudis took their grievances online in droves, complaining of ever-growing inequality, rising poverty, corruption and unemployment. Their Twitter campaign became one of the world’s highest trending topics. Continue reading

Hajj Metro Service Launched to facilitate the Piligrims


 

JNN 10 Oct 2012 Mecca : To minimise the risk of overcrowding and to lessen congestion on the roads the authorities will for the first time be operating a Chinese-built train that will call at hajj sites. The £1.1bn project has 12 miles of track and will transport 180,000 passengers, said Habib Zein al-Abideen, the assistant minister for municipal and rural affairs. Continue reading