Establishment of Prophet's Hadith (Tradition) Complex named after King Salman in Madinah Current Affairs 

Establishment of Prophet’s Hadith (Tradition) Complex named after King Salman in Madinah

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman issued a royal decree on Tuesday to establish a complex called (the compound of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud for the Prophet’s Hadith). The Complex for the Prophet’s Hadith (Tradition) will be based in Madinah, the Saudi Press Agency reported quoting the royal decree. The complex will have a scientific council comprising of renowned scholars of Hadith from around the world. The council’s president and members will be appointed through a royal decree. Sheikh Muhammad Bin Hassan…

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Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women driving through Royal decree Current Affairs 

Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women driving through Royal decree

Jeddah: Saudi Arabia announced on Tuesday that it would allow women to drive for the first time, in a royal decree King Salman abolished the longstanding ban in the ultraconservative kingdom. The Gulf kingdom is the only country in the world that bans women from driving. Until now, only men were allowed licenses and women who drove in public risked being arrested and fined. The change will take effect from June 2018, the decree referred to the “negative effects of not allowing women to drive vehicles, and the positive effects…

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