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News Saudi Arabia » History: Saudi Arabia: Reconstructing history through ancient tourist site

News channel or source: https://www.dhakatribune.com/world/middle-east/2018/04/24/saudi-arabia-reconstructing-history-ancient-tourist-site/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Saudi Arabia is restoring 17th century fortresses, mosques and other structures in the ancient site of Diriyah – the Unesco World Heritage site – in an effort reconstruct its past. According to Associated Press (AP), the kingdom is hoping to alter ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: Saudi Arabia uses ancient tourist site to alter its history

News channel or source: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/article209520599.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Just outside Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh, a group of elementary school children are on a field trip at Diriyah, where engineers and construction workers are busy restoring a 17th-century fortress, mosques and clay-colored structures that were once the ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: Bangladesh Looks to Saudi Arabia in a Twist of Irony

News channel or source: https://lobelog.com/bangladesh-looks-to-saudi-arabia-in-a-twist-of-irony/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Cooperation with Saudi Arabia and various countries ... The Saudi campaign, the largest public diplomacy effort in history, was, nevertheless, long abetted by opportunistic governments who played politics with religion as well as widespread discontent ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: Saudi Arabia Just Made History

News channel or source: http://www.newser.com/story/258104/first-movie-theater-in-decades-opens-in-saudi-arabia.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

(Newser) – The lights dimmed and the crowd of men and women erupted into applause and hoots as Hollywood's blockbuster Black Panther premiered in Saudi Arabia's first movie theater. Though it was a private, invitation-only screening on Wednesday evening ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: Saudi women spend big on makeup, even if it's just a glimpse

News channel or source: https://www.chron.com/news/world/article/Saudi-women-spend-big-on-makeup-even-if-it-s-12850785.php
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

“The return of cinema to Saudi Arabia marks an important moment in the Kingdom’s modern-day history and cultural life, as well as in the development of the Kingdom’s entertainment industry,” the country minister of culture and information, Dr ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: First time in 70 years Pakistan appoints first female consular in Saudi Arabia

News channel or source: http://www.catchnews.com/international-news/first-time-in-70-years-pakistan-appoints-first-female-consular-in-saudi-arabia-109634.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

For the first time in history, a female from Pakistan has been appointed as ... "Being the first female diplomat to Saudi is indeed a great opportunity. Being the in-charge of a consular section will help people in different spheres like job seekers ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: First Saudi cinema opens with popcorn and 'Black Panther'

News channel or source: http://abc7chicago.com/entertainment/first-saudi-cinema-opens-with-popcorn-and-black-panther/3366812/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

By 2013, the film "Wadjda" made history by becoming the first Academy Award entry for Saudi Arabia, though it wasn't nominated for the Oscars. To adhere to the kingdom's norms on gender segregation, certain screenings may be held for families and others ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: 'Black Panther' Opens In Saudi Arabia's First Movie Theater In Over 35 Years

News channel or source: https://www.essence.com/entertainment/black-panther-opens-saudi-arabia-cinemas
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Marvel blockbuster Black Panther made history this week when it became one of the first films to screen in the the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia since movie theaters were banned 35 years ago. The first screening took place on Wednesday with invitation-only ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: Saudi airstrike kills 33 at wedding in northern Yemen

News channel or source: https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/04/24/yeme-a24.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Saudi Arabia has been waging an unrelenting war against Yemen for ... in the Arab world to the brink of famine and sparked the worst cholera outbreak in modern history. The US Navy has provided ships to enforce a blockade of the country, which has cut ...

News Saudi Arabia » History: Mystery grows over pro-Saudi tabloid: Embassy got sneak peek

News channel or source: https://www.whio.com/news/national-govt--politics/mystery-grows-over-pro-saudi-tabloid-embassy-got-sneak-peek/BrPOeuPeE7YcehDOHTMFnN/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

As Saudi Arabia starts to open up to Western entertainment ... The president thanked her in February during an event for African-American History Month, saying that she was "very special." "I want to thank my television star over here," Trump said at ...