How active lifestyles, sports and fitness programs enable Arab women to overcome obesity, control weight

JEDDAH: Obesity rates around the world have been rising steadily over the past half century, reaching the point where experts say many nations are far from on schedule to meet the World Health Organization’s global nutrition targets by 2025. Countries such as Saudi Arabia are working hard to promote physical activity and encourage people to … Read more

The Tacoma Islamic Center is building a $ 11 million mosque

On July 9, 1,500 Muslims gathered in Tacoma to celebrate Eid al-Adha, an important Islamic festival. What made the meeting special was where they prayed and rejoiced. The ink is hardly dry on the $ 11 million purchase agreement for a former fitness center just off South 38th Street, which will be the new Islamic … Read more

How world number 1 Iga Swiatek went crazy over tennis code

RIYADH: Just over a week ago, the exhausted Iga Swiatek sat down with a small group of journalists in the quiet corner of the media center under Philippe Chatrier’s stadium at Roland Garros to discuss her feelings after lifting her young Grand Slam trophy. feril. World no. 1 took part in an inactive chat before … Read more