Saudi Arabia set to end use of flogging as form of punishment

Saudi Arabia is ending flogging as a form of punishment, according to a document from the kingdom’s top court. The decision by the General Commission for the Supreme Court, taken sometime this month, will see the punishment replaced by prison sentences or fines, or a mixture of both. “The decision is an extension of the… Read More Saudi Arabia set to end use of flogging as form of punishment

Facebook introduces videoconferencing tool, expands livestreaming features

Facebook Inc introduced a videoconferencing tool and expanded livestreaming features on Friday, capitalizing on a surge in demand for video chats during the coronavirus pandemic while taking its first steps toward a planned integration of messaging products across its apps. The videoconferencing tool, Messenger Rooms, will enable as many as 50 people to participate in… Read More Facebook introduces videoconferencing tool, expands livestreaming features