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Saudi Arabia Women

Just For Males?

Reuters | Posted 04.30.2012 | World

By Asma Alsharif JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Feb 29 (Reuters) - The image of 24-year-old Nour Fitiany resting courtside as the pounding of ...

Saudi Arabia Builds Stadium to Accommodate Women

James Dorsey | Posted 04.01.2012 | World
James Dorsey

Saudi Arabia is building its first stadium especially designed to allow women who are currently barred from attending soccer matches because of the kingdom's strict public gender segregation to watch games.

Saudi Girls Flogged For Orphanage Attack

Reuters | Posted 07.10.2011 | World

(Reuters) - Six orphan girls aged between 12 and 18 were flogged in Saudi Arabia after being convicted of attacking the head of their orphanage, an of...

Saudi Arabia Clamps Down On Female Gyms

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

"Let her get fat!" is the slogan women in Saudi Arabia are using to challenge a clampdown on female-only gyms....