11 Famous Cartoon Characters With Their Arabian Twist That Will Make You Drool!

Famous cartoon characters with an Arabian twist: An Arab guy who hails from Jordan-Palestine and who currently resides in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia was driven by his appreciation of the Muslim culture for creating a series of cartoon illustrations.

Say hello to well-loved cartoon characters that look different this time as they all come with an Arabian twist.

h/t: naharbahij.com

The Simpsons Family

Our favorite dysfunctional family is clad in Saudi costume while enjoying dates and Arabian coffee.

Family Guy

The Griffin Family looks picture perfect in their Arabian suits.

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People Taking Pictures on the Streets of Saudi Will Be Fined SR 500,000

Street photography is one hobby that a lot of people share these days given the convenience provided by smartphones that come equipped with a camera. Needless to say, there are instances when pictures are used for cyber crimes or to violate the rights of people through the web.

Social media in particular is one place to share pictures which may possibly violate the rights of other people especially when the photo is taken without their consent or permission. Pictures can be used for blackmail although uploading someone else’s picture may just be construed as a mistake. For instance, if you take a picture with some stranger in the background and that stranger complains, he has a right to sue you.

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This Anonymous Man Installs a ‘Charity Refrigerator’ Right In Front of His Home in Saudi. What Happens Next Will Bring You Chills.

Sheikh Mohamad al-Arefe, a popular cleric in Saudi Arabia, made a tweet addressing his 8.7 million Twitter followers about a great act of kindness unfolding in Hail, a city in Saudi Arabia: A not so usual charity home in Saudi.

أنا من زمان أقول:
إن أهل #حائل كرماء
رجل وضع أمام بيته ثلاجةً لفائض الطعام
صدقة غير مباشرة للمحتاج
يا بعد حيي يا حائل pic.twitter.com/fMYpLU4T2R

— د. محمد #العريفي (@MohamadAlarefe) May 1, 2014

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This Saudia Flight Landed Safely. But When They Opened the Doors, Everyone Inside Was Dead…

This seems to be something out of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes Mystery, but this really happened in a Saudia flight.

On August 19, 1980, Saudi Airline Flight 163 took off but in the middle of the flight, there was a fire inside the plane causing the cabin crew to call for a state of emergency and prepare to land.

However, to everyone’s surprise despite landing safely, everyone aboard the plane which was made up of 14 crew members and 287 passengers were all dead when the doors were opened.

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Is Saudi Arabia Safe? Here’s What an Expat Can Say.

Is Saudi Arabia Safe? Here’s what an expat Filipino would say about Saudi Arabia, as his second home.

For someone who has been living in the country for some years, I consider it to be a better place to live than most developed countries, western countries included.

While walking in Saudi Arabia’s streets, you don’t feel the same threat that you do while strolling in Manila’s streets.

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia made laws which are very hard on people who are in drug smuggling. The rule governing this is in full implementation. In fact, the police are empowered and have greater degree of control in borders and other stations which may be an entry point for drugs.

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3 Things to Carefully Look at While Working in Saudi Arabia

As society becomes modernized and so when working in Saudi Arabia. Many people in countries such as Philippines, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and other countries exert efforts to go to Saudi Arabia since they cannot afford to have a satisfactory lifestyle by staying in their home country. Westerners also decide to settle down in Saudi Arabia as they cannot save as much in their native land. Nevertheless, there are compromises to be made by deciding to move in Saudi Arabia as life in the Kingdom may be a bit boring to expats. Based on a personal experience, you would long for weekends during weekdays and hope for weekdays during weekends. Without a family member in the country, life is hard. Hence, many people spend more time exchanging messages, calling their friends and surfing the web.  This article’s main goal is to make people aware of the invisible “government’s eye” that keeps track of all your activities. Here are some that you need to be aware:

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7 Mind-Blowing Things That are Banned in Saudi Arabia

Ever wonder what are the things that are banned in Saudi Arabia? Well, there are no specific statutes or laws to govern by. The sole constitution that is used is the Quran, which all judges have to interpret conservatively.

Many actions that are considered illegal have no actual written laws to ban them – a lot of them are not even addressed in the Quran.

Some of these bans also occur in other countries, but this list is specifically about Saudi Arabia since I am working here (along with millions of others), shackled by these laws.

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