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Synonyms for Medina

a city in western Saudi Arabia

the ancient quarter of many cities in northern Africa

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Al-Madinah newspaper noted that the Kingdom's recent declaration of names of about 12 terrorists from Hezbollah aims to prevent Iran from supporting terrorists and interfering in internal affairs of Arab states as terrorism supported by it, whether Sunni or Shiite, is a threat to everyone.
In a letter to the Al-Madinah Education Trust, Lord Nash said: "I am particularly concerned at the poor quality of secondary teaching and the lack of breadth in the secondary curriculum.
Meanwhile, the forum is held within the Centre's participation in the events marking the selection of Al-Madinah Al-Monawara as a capital of the Islamic Culture for 1434 Hijri/2013.
In a letter to the school's chair of governors, Shazia Parveen, Lord Nash said he had asked the chief executive of a trust which already runs 22 other academies to start work with Al-Madinah.
Prime Minister David Cameron warned that the failings at Al-Madinah should not be used "as a stick to beat the whole free school movement".
We have received a response from the Al-Madinah Education Trust as well as a report on the school from Ofsted.
Al-Madinah school in Derby, which has faced accusations of introducing strict religious practices, is liKely to be given the lowest rating, according to BBC News online.
Several employees at the Al-Madinah School in Derby have complained to their union about the new contracts for staff that also includes rules, like not taking non-halal food and wearing jewellery into the school, The Mirror reports.
He went on to say that the fire was put out in a record time and it was put under control with the help of Sulaibikhat and Al-Madinah fire stations to prevent its further spread.
The funding for the Muhammad bin Abdul Aziz International Airport expansion will be on a buy, operate and transfer (BOT) basis, said the report in the daily Al-Madinah.
Go', said: 'We are proud of the arrival of broadband Internet service from (Go) to Al-Madinah Al-Munawara, to serve the people in the City of Light, the city of the Prophet Mohammed (peace be upon him), This step is an important milestone in the second phase of WiMAX network expansion for (Go), as we launch this service with full understanding of importance and uniqueness and spirituality of Al- Madinah, where the Prophet's Mosque, who Muslims come throughout the year, and the necessity to provide a solid network and consistent service for high quality broadband Internet, through the use 4th Generation technologies.
Condition for cement export is still opened for the cement factories which are committed to outside at 10 riyals per portable bag, Suleiman told Al-Madinah newspaper stating that two factories have been allowed to export cement and other three will be allowed to export after completion of the talks.
After inspecting the site, Prince Abdulaziz said that the Knowledge Economic City Al-Madinah is one of the "result" of the directives that the Custodian of The Two Holy Masques, King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz, gave after attaining the throne.
During the visit, which took place last night in the presence of Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah and Chairman of the region's Touristy Development Council, Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz was briefed on the project which depends on local investors and businessmen.
Prince Faisal bin Salman, who is also the chairman of Al-Madinah Tourism Development Council, as well as Khalid Taher, Al Madinah secretary general, Prince Mohammad bin Nawaf, ambassador of Saudi Arabia to the UK, and Simon Collis, ambassador of the UK in Riyadh.