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    World Saudi Arabia Elects Up to 19 Women In Historic Election

    At least 19 Saudi women emerged victorious in Saturday’s historic local elections in which females in this religiously conservative kingdom were allowed to cast votes. Observers said that the election win marks a breakthrough in the conservative kingdom. The Minister of Municipal and...
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    World Historic! Saudi Woman Wins Seat In Election

    A female is elected as a councillor in Saudi Arabia - but women still face tight restrictions in the conservative kingdom. Salma bint Hizab al Oteibi beat seven men and two men in Madrakah, a district in the holy city of Mecca, according to the country's election commission. More than 5,000...