This Picture of Yoda next to King Faisal Is from an Actual History Book in Saudi Arabia

This Picture of Yoda next to King Faisal Is from an Actual History Book in Saudi Arabia

  “Do or do not, there is no try,” Yoda, the legendary Jedi Master who is stronger than most in his connection with the Force, have said these inspiring words. He also has been accidentally included in a Saudi Arabian history book.   The Ministry of Education in Saudi Arabia is recalling all copies of […]

Saudi Arabia to Lift Ban on Internet Calls

Saudi Arabia to Lift Ban on Internet Calls

VoIP (Voiceover Internet Protocol) services in the Middle East, are often a touchy topic. Indeed, some countries often possess laws that make the status/legality of such services a very murky and unclear territory.     One Middle Eastern country that has specifically become infamous for its fights with Internet messaging and calling applications/services is Saudi […]

10 Healthy Recipes That Actually Look and Taste Great

10 Healthy Recipes That Actually Look and Taste Great

With summer just around the corner and the need to look good in our swim suits creeping up on us, we’ve become the sad humans on diets. But hey, nobody said healthy food couldn’t be just as exquisite. We bet these recipes will make you drool!     Start your mornings right with Mushroom and […]

Saudi Arabia Thwarts Daesh Plot Against Defense Ministry

Saudi Arabia Thwarts Daesh Plot Against Defense Ministry

Saudi Arabia has just broken up a Daesh plot to use a suicide bomb against Defense Ministry offices, while separately dismantling an alleged spy ring — according to Khaleej Times.     The dual announcements show the security challenges facing the kingdom that is now fighting its war in Yemen, and embroiled in a diplomatic […]

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 […]

We Asked Ma2zoons for Tips on How to Save Marriages, and Here’s What They Said

We Asked Ma2zoons for Tips on How to Save Marriages, and Here’s What They Said

by Raghda Elsayed

  If you’re engaged, dating, or even single, you’ve probably been given “marriage advice” from all the tantat (aunts) in your life. You’d think a married veteran like tant Madee7a would give you advice that would save your marriage, but it’s just a tad bit hard to believe that “alb el ragel me3deto” (A man’s […]

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 […]

Meet the 104-Year-Old Indonesian Woman Performing Hajj This Year

Meet the 104-Year-Old Indonesian Woman Performing Hajj This Year

by Marwa Khalifa

“Alhamdulillah (Praise be to God), I am going to Mecca, I am going to Hajj,” this is how a 104-year-old Indonesian woman expressed her excitement after she arrived on Saturday in Jeddah.     Ibu Mariah Marghani Muhammad, is thought to be one of the oldest people to perform pilgrimage this year, and the oldest […]

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, […]

Emirates Goes Above and Beyond to Help Muslims Across the World Do Hajj

Emirates Goes Above and Beyond to Help Muslims Across the World Do Hajj

Eid Al Adha is upon us, and Muslims are preparing to take part in the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. One airline has decided to help Muslims in a very, very big way to cross the world to do Hajj — that airline is Emirates, obviously.       According to POPSUGAR, they’ve just announced that […]

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