Astronaut Captures a Photograph of Mecca Literally Shining from Space

Astronaut Captures a Photograph of Mecca Literally Shining from Space

Russian astronaut, Sergey Ryazanskiy, recently shared some amazing images of the Grand Mosque in Mecca taken from space, and they literally look out of this world.   A post shared by Sergey Ryazanskiy (@sergeyiss) on Sep 4, 2017 at 12:49pm PDT   He captioned the post: “The holiest place in the Islamic world. #Mecca is […]

Flyadeal: Everything You Need to Know About Saudi Arabia’s New Budget Carrier

Flyadeal: Everything You Need to Know About Saudi Arabia’s New Budget Carrier

Last Thursday, Saudi Arabia’s new budget carrier Flyadeal said in a statement that it will start flying next month!   Flyadeal is a subsidiary of the state-owned Saudi Arabian Airlines corporation.     As the kingdom seeks to expand air services to boost tourism in a radical overhaul of its oil-dependent economy; Flyadeal will operate a fleet of […]

VIDEO: Pilgrims from Indonesia Singing at Jeddah Airport Will Warm Your Heart

VIDEO: Pilgrims from Indonesia Singing at Jeddah Airport Will Warm Your Heart

  A beautiful and heartwarming video just emerged of Muslim pilgrims from Indonesia, chanting songs of love to Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) in Jeddah airport, and it will absolutely make your heart melt.     Hajj season starts this Wednesday 30th of August, and ends on Monday 4th of September.   Indonesia is the most populous Muslim […]

Evacuation of over 600 Pilgrims After Fire Breaks out in Mecca Hotel

Evacuation of over 600 Pilgrims After Fire Breaks out in Mecca Hotel

Yesterday, a fire broke out in a 15-storey hotel occupied by 600 Turkish and Yemeni pilgrims in Aziziyah neighborhood, located in Mecca (KSA). Thanks to civil defense teams and disaster risk reduction procedures, no casualties have been reported.     The Saudi Press Agency quoted a spokesman for the Saudi Civil Defense General Department in Mecca, […]

King Salman Opens Saudi Border for Qatar Hajj Pilgrims

King Salman Opens Saudi Border for Qatar Hajj Pilgrims

  Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Haj and Umrah has just confirmed that all pilgrims arriving in the Kingdom to perform Umrah from different countries in the world — including those who came from Qatar.   The decision was made by King Salman bin Abdul Aziz who ordered that the border with Qatar be reopened to […]

The Saudi Royal Air Force Just Booked Themselves This Vegas Hotel for an Entire Month

The Saudi Royal Air Force Just Booked Themselves This Vegas Hotel for an Entire Month

  The W Hotel in Las Vegas has been booked for the entire month of August by guests that may not be the typical Vegas party-goers; the Royal Saudi Air Force. All of the hotel’s facilities (bars, pools, etc.) will be closed to the public during that time. Moreover, three large portraits of women have already […]

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Why Did Donald Trump Pick Saudi Arabia as His First Trip Overseas?

Donald Trump’s first trip overseas as the American president was to Saudi Arabia. Many — including us — were astonished by his decision, but as we take a closer to the visit and how beneficial it is to the American/Saudi relations, we were proven otherwise.   Not only did Trump’s visit seal a massive weapons […]

Your 2017 Anthem Is Here, and It’s Brought to You by Saudi Women

Your 2017 Anthem Is Here, and It’s Brought to You by Saudi Women

  A pop song that delivers a political and cultural message about women in Saudi Arabia has racked up more than 2.5 million views on YouTube since it premiered. “Hwages,” (which translates to concerns) a music video by Saudi director Majed al-Esa released in late December, is going viral both in his home country and […]

Prince Hashim bin Hussein Is Jordan’s Gift to Humanity

Prince Hashim bin Hussein Is Jordan’s Gift to Humanity

Prince Hashim bin Hussein is the mature, handsome, debonair royal Jordanian we had no idea we needed in our life. Youngest child of Jordan’s King Hussein and his American wife, Queen Noor, he is currently 9th in line. He attended Duke University, Georgetown University, and Balqa Applied University.   Anyways, here’s why he’s a gift […]