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Saudi Arabia to shorten hajj stoning ritual after deadly stampede

Saudi Arabia will reduce the period of the stoning ritual of the hajj by 12 hours after last year's stampede that killed around 2,300 people, Al Arabiya News reported. The ritual will be tightly controlled to prevent such mishap, according to the ..., 7 hours ago

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Hajj stoning ritual to be cut short

A stoning ritual which led to the deaths of about 2,300 people during last year's hajj will be more tightly controlled during next month's pilgrimage, Saudi newspapers reported yesterday. The period during which pilgrims can perform the Jamarat ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star4 hours ago Hajj stoning period to be shortened by 12 hours  Bangladesh Daily Star5 hours ago AFP - Saudi-hajj-safety  Namibia Press Agency17 hours ago Hajj stoning ritual to be kept short  The Gulf Today4 hours ago

Iran to use international lawyers over Hajj crush

TEHRAN Iran is going to use international lawyers in its efforts to sue Saudi Arabia over a mass crush that killed thousands of pilgrims, including more than four hundred Iranians, during the Hajj last year, a diplomat has said. Iran is not ...
 Tehran Times8 hours ago
New Age Bangladesh

Biman to operate more flights for hajj pilgrims

— Focusbangla file photo The Saudi government has approved 15 slots to facilitate the transportation of hajj pilgrims through additional flights following the cancellation of 15 flights of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, said religious affairs ...
 New Age Bangladesh14 hours ago Biman to operate addl hajj flights  Financial Express Bangladesh6 hours ago Biman gets extra hajj flights  Bangladesh Daily Star1 day ago Saudi approves 15 slots for addl BD hajj flights  Financial Express Bangladesh13 hours ago

Long waiting list may lead pilgrims to seek short cut

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - The fact that would-be hajj pilgrims currently booking a slot will be able to depart for the Holy Land only after a wait of more than ten years could have caused some pilgrims to seek a short-cut method. Before 2013, ...
 Antara News22 hours ago

First groups of Uzbek pilgrims fly to Saudi Arabia

Tashkent, Uzbekistan ( -- First group of pilgrims from Uzbekistan flied to Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj pilgrimage on 24 August 2016, the Committee on Religious affairs under the Cabinet of Uzbekistan said. According to the committee, ...
 UzDaily.com11 hours ago Tripura Hajj pilgrims to fly to Saudi Arabia tomorrow  Yahoo! India1 week ago Ghana: 500 Hajj Pilgrims to Fly to Saudi Arabia Today  AllAfrica.com5 days ago 500 Hajj pilgrims to fly to Saudi Arabia today  Ghana Review International5 days ago

Hajj 2016: Saudi imposes 12-hr ban on grouping of pilgrims for stone-throwing ritual

The Saudi Arabian Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has announced a 12-hour ban on grouping of regular pilgrims from their tents in Mina to the Jamarat area, to throw pebbles at the pillars symbolizing Satan during the three days of the ritual from Dhul ...
 Champion Newspapers Limited4 hours ago Hajj 2016: Saudi govt imposes 12-hour ban on grouping of pilgrims for stone-throwing ritual  Uncova14 hours ago Nigeria: Hajj 2016 - Saudi Govt Imposes 12-Hour Ban On Grouping of Pilgrims for Stone-Throwing Ritual  AllAfrica.com14 hours ago
Siasat Daily

Pilgrims exhorted to devote most of their time in prayers

Hyderabad , News Hyderabad: Two batches of pilgrims of Telangana Hajj Committee left for Saudi Arabia chanting talbiyah. The first batch embarked in the wee hours of Monday from Shamsabad International Airport. The second batch departed at 5 ...
 Siasat Daily1 day ago Hajj Camp volunteers provided jackets on the lines of Saudi Arabia  Siasat Daily1 day ago CM to flag off 3rd batch of Hajj pilgrims on August 22  Siasat Daily1 week ago
Antara News

Indonesian govt sought to bring 177 detained hajj pilgrims home: Minister Saifuddin

Pontianak (ANTARA News) - Indonesias Minister for Religious Affairs Lukman Hakim Saifuddin said the government will continue its efforts to bring home 177 Indonesian Hajj pilgrims detained in the Philippines. The Indonesian nationals were detained ...
 Antara News1 day ago Religious affairs ministry to resolve Indonesian pilgrims issue in Philippines  Antara News1 day ago MNAs slam religious affairs minister for violating quota  Daily Times19 hours ago
Anadolu Ajansi

Philippines to probe how Indonesians got Hajj passports

By Hader Glang ZAMBOANGA CITY, the Philippines The Philippines has launched an independent investigation after 177 Indonesians were caught with valid Philippine passports at a Manila airport before boarding a flight to Saudi Arabia for the ...
 Anadolu Ajansi1 day ago DFA holds own probe on Indonesians with PH hajj passports  Philippine Daily Inquirer2 days ago Lawmaker wants passport scam probed  Yahoo! Singapore1 day ago Hajj Pilgrims Held in the Philippines are Victims, Minister Says  Tempo.co1 day ago
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