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Saudi Arabia reports MERS-CoV death but no new cases

A female health worker in Saudi Arabia with MERS-CoV died over the weekend, according to a Saudi Ministry of Health (MOH) update yesterday, but the country has gone 18 days with no new cases. 66 more words

Epidemics

The Lament (Part 2)

When I left Canada for Pakistan on March 28th, to manage the Saudi visa process faster, I was expecting to land in KSA within 2-3 weeks latest. 773 more words

Culture Shock

I dragged my suitcase to the check in counter in preparation for my trip back home and noticed the young woman who was already standing there. 961 more words

Saudi Arabia

WATCH: Saudi Beating Bangladeshi 'Slave' for Having Phone



http://youtu.be/2sBblZwkLIg

WARNING: What you are about to watch is very disturbing.

The above video surfaced front page on Reddit.com and allegedly shows what life is like for foreign workers who seek employment in Saudi Arabia. 433 more words

News

NO NEED FOR CONTROVERSY OVER SIGHTING OF THE MOON BY THE SULTAN...SAYS MURIC

Moonsighting Controversy: Islamic Group, Ogun Cleric Pass Votes of Confidence on Sultan

As controversy continues to rage over the sighting of the new month of Shawwal in Nigeria, an Islamic organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern , has backed the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, saying he did the right thing by announcing an end to the annual Ramadan fast on Saturday. 1,050 more words

NEWS

Hundreds of Kenyan Muslims gather and offer prayers outside Masjid Noor mosque

Hundreds of Kenyan Muslims gather and offer prayers outside Masjid Noor mosque during the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Nairobi, Kenya on Monday, July 28, 2014. 25 more words

Islam