Journey to Mina begins as part of the 5-day Hajj pilgrimage

Khalid Al-Maeena is a renowned journalist in the Gulf. He has edited among others the two…

Eid Al Adha 2024: UAE leaders order release of 2,974 prisoners

This will provide individuals who have made a mistake with the chance to move forward with…

Saudi minister warns pilgrims against political slogans during Haj

The minister made the statement during a press conference in Riyadh on Thursday, highlighting the importance…

Over 1.2 million pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia: Haj minister

The announcement was made by the Minister of Haj and Umrah, Dr Tawfiq Al-Rabiah in the…

Saudi Arabia: 2 Indian Haj pilgrims dead in elevator crash in Makkah

Jeddah: Two Indian Haj pilgrims have been reported dead following an elevator accident in their accommodation in…

Malaysian Haj pilgrim dies of heart attack inside Makkah’s Grand Mosque

Mohammad Zuhair, from Alor Setar, Kedah, had embarked on the journey with his wife after their…

Health Awareness Campaign for Hajj Pilgrims Launched in Urdu and Other Languages

This year, an estimated 179,210 Pakistani pilgrims are set to embark on the annual Hajj pilgrimage.…

Moroccan and Pakistani Pilgrims Benefit from Makkah Route Initiative Services

RIYADH: The Makkah Route initiative, active at airports in Morocco and Pakistan, has significantly benefited many…

Fake Hajj Promoters Nabbed by Makkah Police; Public Warned of Online Fraud

RIYADH: Makkah police have detained two Egyptian residents for orchestrating a fraudulent Hajj campaign through social…

‘You can smell the holy Kaaba’: Dubai pilgrims experience Haj even before flying out

The immersive session was organised to prepare the 80 first-time pilgrims from the UAE who will…