In a historic decision late previous year, King Salman gave Saudi women the right to drive, abolishing an nearly three-decade ban based on religious reasons.
The easing of the strict gender segregation was announced in October 2017 which also, for the first time, allowed women to drive.
The so-called "family sections" were created to keep women separated from the male-only crowds, while the stadium was also fitted with female prayer areas and restrooms.
Some pictures showed women with children entering the stadium, where signs were posted to indicate an entrance for families.
The game began at 8:00 pm (1700 GMT), but two hours before the historic kick-off enthusiasm was palpable as women supporters began arriving at the stadium. An Arabic hashtag on Twitter about women entering stadiums had more than 50,000 tweets by mid-day. All three stadiums were previously male-only, CNN reported.
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Girl, 11, Can Use Medical Marijuana at School, Judge Says
The law prohibits smoking the drug in school, but allows patches or tinctures, as long as it's not disruptive to classrooms. Medical marijuana helps an 11-year-old girl deal with seizures. . "And now she can think clearer and she's more alert".
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, 32, has been hailed as the face of these changes.
It follows a series of reforms meant to modernise the country. This is more than women's rights: today's match between Al-Ahli and Al-Batin, and the ones to follow, are opportunities for families to come together and enjoy KSA's national sport - soccer! "When you give women the chance to share attending game with men, this first of all reinforces allowing women to participate in matches, and secondly gives support to the team and the players, so that everyone, the whole community, shares the games with them", said Faisal bin Sibhan, an attendee.
Some women had been allowed to watch National Day festivities at the Riyadh stadium in September a year ago. One female was arrested for attending a game in Saudi Arabia back in December 2014.
The female spectators, segregated in the "family section" of the stands, stood and cheered when local players scored goals.
It said the firm remained in constructive dialogue about short term financing while "longer term discussions are continuing". It is also one of the biggest suppliers of maintenance services to Network Rail and manages schools, roads and prisons.
The event will feature works from local school students and their interpretation of this year's theme. Abigayle Lawson, victor of the 2018 MLK Oratorical Contest, will recite the "I Have a Dream" speech.
The confidential meeting with Glenn Simpson in August previous year was part of the official Trump-Russia inquiry. As part of that research, Fusion GPS hired Steele, who had been the head of MI6's Russian Federation desk.
Germany's Hammer (22-0, 10 KOs, 1 NC) was supposed to fight on the undercard Friday night, but watched the action from ringside. Shields drilled Nelson with a flush right hand to the jaw when there were about 25 seconds to go in the fifth.
ECR passport holders require clearance from the Protector General of Emigrants to go overseas in order to prevent exploitation. The Indian passport which you hold may become no longer a valid address proof thanks to an External Affairs Ministry proposal.
The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh is warning people about possible flooding and severe weather in the next several days. The very cold air will stick around through Friday before temperatures jump to near freezing for Saturday .
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Some of the scenarios behind Franco's art films, which some of his students participated in, were described as unprofessional. Franco was also apparently found to be messaging a teenager on Instagram and pursued her even after finding out she was 17.
As per the reports, the students of KL Ponda School in Dahanu went for the beach picnic at Parnaka beach on Saturday morning. Local BJP MLA Manisha Choudhary claimed that the boat was ferrying around 40 children.
If your device meets the prerequisites, you simply need to root it and flash a custom recovery like TWRP to do the installation. As promised during the launch of the device, Xiaomi had rolled out the Android 8.0 Oreo update to Mi A1 on 31 December.
With the stock market trading at current levels, investors may be tossing around ideas about how to trade the next few quarters. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend.
USA crude oil inventories fall further
Gasoline futures fell 0.35 cent, or 0.19%, to $1.8327 a gallon. "However, there are definitely issues supporting the market". US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures settled at $63.94 a barrel, up 37 cents, the highest since December 2014.
Trump gives Feinstein a re-election gift
Asked if he verified Steele's sources and claims concerning Trump's alleged ties to Russia, Simpson declined to answer. Feinstein said that she was trying to set the record straight after speculation about Simpson's interview.
New Security Flaw Hits Intel, Laptops this time
Sintonen and his colleagues at F-Secure have come across the issue repeatedly since early summer previous year . The Intel AMT is created to allow administrators to access and update PCs, even if those PCs are turned off.
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Federer went on to win Wimbledon for his 19th major and finished the year ranked No. 2 behind Nadal, who won the French and U.S. He said it got to the point where the pain on his serve was becoming unbearable, with a sustained period of rest the only cure.
Death toll rises in wake of mudslides
This follows last month's wildfires in Southern California , which were intensified by the Santa Ana winds. Highway 101 were shut down and could remain closed until Monday , officials said.
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First National Bank Of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services sold 7,459 shares as the company's stock rose 6.48% with the market. Almanack Investment Partners LLC. purchased a new stake in shares of The Coca-Cola in the second quarter worth about $142,000.