Saudi religious police in rare apology after Briton beating

Saudi Arabia`s religious police issued a rare apology Wednesday after members roughed up a British resident of Riyadh over paying at a women-only cash desk.

Video of Saudi woman confronting religious police goes viral

A video of a brave Saudi woman confronting members of the country`s religious police after they accused her of breaking strict modesty rules with her freshly painted nails, has gone viral on internet.

No Valentine`s: Saudi religious police see red

The Saudi religious police launched Thursday a nationwide crackdown on stores selling items that are red or in any other way allude to the banned celebrations of Valentine`s Day, a Saudi official said.

Iran suspends pilgrimages to Saudi over religious police

Iran has suspended pilgrimages to the Muslim holy places until Saudi religious police end their "appalling behaviour" towards Iranian Shi’ite pilgrims, an official said on Sunday.