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Saudi TV to air interview with former ISIS member
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Saudi TV to air interview with former ISIS member

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 12:38 PM

The network says the former extremist will reveal how ISIS recruits young men within the kingdom, turning them against traditionally followed Islamic scholars

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Reality TV show to match-make 1.5m Saudis
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Reality TV show to match-make 1.5m Saudis

Sunday, 24 August 2014 12:27 PM

“Tazweej” will help single Saudis “find their soul mates” in the conservative kingdom, where marriages are usually arranged

Prince Alwaleed's new Arabic news channel starts recruitment drive
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Prince Alwaleed's new Arabic news channel starts recruitment drive

Monday, 4 August 2014 5:33 PM

Staff being hired by Al Arab News Channel ahead of launch later this year

Apple signs Saudi deal with Jeddah bookstore
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Apple signs Saudi deal with Jeddah bookstore

Sunday, 6 July 2014 10:33 AM

First deal Apple has signed directly with retail outlet headquartered in Middle East

Traditional UAE newspapers to be extinct by 2028, says expert
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Traditional UAE newspapers to be extinct by 2028, says expert

Friday, 23 May 2014 9:56 AM

Arab Media Forum hears that newspapers in Saudi Arabia are likely to have longer shelf-life of 2034

'Saudi Liberals' website editor jailed for 10 years
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'Saudi Liberals' website editor jailed for 10 years

Wednesday, 7 May 2014 8:18 PM

Raif Badawi, who started the Free Saudi Liberals website, reportedly also sentenced to 1,000 lashes

Arab satellite channels 'causing havoc', says union boss
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Arab satellite channels 'causing havoc', says union boss

Wednesday, 7 May 2014 1:55 PM

Director general of the Arab States Broadcasting Union says almost 1,300 channels in the Arab world 'broadcasting all kinds of stuff'

Saudi watchdog said to regulate homegrown YouTube shows
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Saudi watchdog said to regulate homegrown YouTube shows

Tuesday, 22 April 2014 7:17 PM

Website's popularity in kingdom brings production houses under the gaze of General Authority for Audiovisual Media

Saudi blogger jailed for 15 years for defaming kingdom
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Saudi blogger jailed for 15 years for defaming kingdom

Friday, 18 April 2014 1:31 AM

Lawyer says Fadhel al-Manasef was convicted of taking part in protests and publishing defamatory articles online

70% of Arabs call for more film and TV censorship
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70% of Arabs call for more film and TV censorship

Thursday, 17 April 2014 9:38 AM

Survey revealed adults want more regulation of violent and romantic content

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Saudi court orders liberal internet forum to close
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Saudi court orders liberal internet forum to close

Sunday, 13 April 2014 5:39 PM

Free Saudi Liberals website reportedly closed for publishing anti-Islamic material

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World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs - Entertainers

Monday, 31 March 2014 8:57 AM

Welcome to the 2014 Arabian Business Power List, our guide to the planet’s 100 most influential Arabs

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World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs - Creatives

Monday, 31 March 2014 8:56 AM

Welcome to the 2014 Arabian Business Power List, our guide to the planet’s 100 most influential Arabs

Saudi Arabia bans popular Islamic cartoon The 99
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Saudi Arabia bans popular Islamic cartoon The 99

Monday, 24 March 2014 2:11 PM

Kingdom issues ban on cartoon, based on the 99 attributes of Allah, which has had success in more than 20 countries

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US network scraps 'Alice in Arabia' pilot
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US network scraps 'Alice in Arabia' pilot

Sunday, 23 March 2014 11:46 AM

Controversial drama about US girl living in Saudi Arabia had drawn widespread criticism

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    World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

    Tolerance has its limits everywhere including Dubai and those who considered Dubai a lawless circus were held accountable...so thank you Dubai authorities... more

    Thursday, 21 August 2014 10:51 PM - Khalil
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    Baby NOT on board?

    Some of you cry babies need to get your own personal apartments on the plane ! You cry more then the babies I have seen in my travels. LOL more

    Thursday, 28 August 2014 9:10 AM - Jim
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    Israel “must be punished” over Gaza, says Dubai police chief

    This high moral ground that Mick is talking abt sound very familiar. May I remind Mick that the US & its British ally alone killed over 1 million innocent... more

    Thursday, 7 August 2014 4:12 PM - Mathew