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Dwindling population in Navsari, Mecca of Parsis

Dwindling population in Navsari, Mecca of Parsis

Navsari, once a sleepy town with magnificent buildings, sprawling lawns and wide roads but is fast turning into a ghetto DNA, 3 days ago

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More than 1.7 million Muslims gather for start of hajj

More than 1.7 million people from around the world have gathered in Mecca for the start of the annual hajj, a pilgrimage required of all Muslims once in a lifetime. At the start of hajj today, pilgrims began circling the cube-shaped Kaaba in Mecca and ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Two million pilgrims head to Mecca for Haj this year  Business Standard2 months ago Two million pilgrims converge on Mecca for the hajj  Zee News2 months ago Saudi Arabia says ready to welcome over two million pilgrims  Business Standard2 months ago

IS, Al Qaeda have no links with Islam: Mecca priest

Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) The Islamic State and Al Qaeda have no links or concerns with Islam as it is a religion of peace, Sheikh Saleh Bin Abdullah Bin Humaid, the chief priest of Mecca, has said. In an interview with a private news channel, the prayer ...
 Sify3 weeks ago

Death toll of Egyptian Haj pilgrims in Mecca rises to 57

The ages of the dead varied from 60 to 85 Last Updated at September 5, 2017 22:00 IST
 Business Standard2 months ago Death toll of Egyptian pilgrims in Mecca rises to 57  Prokerala2 months ago 35 Egyptian pilgrims die during Haj pilgrimage  Business Standard2 months ago 54 Egyptian pilgrims die during Haj pilgrimage  Prokerala2 months ago

Saudi Arabia plans to increase capacity of Mecca's Grand Mosque

Saudi Arabia on Monday announced a plan to launch a company to increase the capacity of the Grand Mosque in Mecca to accommodate pilgrims who are expected to reach more than 30 million by 2030.The company's establishment is in line with Vision 2030, which ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Annual five-day hajj in Saudi Arabia comes to an end  Business Standard2 months ago Saudi king says kingdom has made progress in tackling terrorism  Reuters2 months ago Muslims begin annual haj pilgrimage in Mecca  Zee News2 months ago

Pilgrims return to Mecca as haj winds down without incident

MECCA (Reuters) - More than two million pilgrims participating in the haj this week began returning to Mecca on Sunday for final prayers as the world`s largest annual gathering of Muslims winds down. Senior Saudi officials said the rituals, which have in the ...
 Zee News2 months ago

Qataris, Iranians travel to Saudi for Hajj despite tensions

Iranians and Qataris are among the more than 1.7 million Muslims gathered in the holy city of Mecca for the Hajj pilgrimage, even though the governments in Tehran and Doha are at odds with Saudi Arabia.
 Business Standard2 months ago Gulf row stunts Qatar hajj numbers  Business Standard2 months ago
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ROSWELL UFO SENSATION: Deputy sheriff 'did witness desert crash' investigations say

EXCLUSIVE: A former deputy sheriff probably did witness a bizarre crash scene outside UFO mecca Roswell, New Mexico, investigators have concluded. By Jon Austin PUBLISHED: 13:58, Tue, Oct 3, 2017 | UPDATED: 14:49, Tue, Oct 3, 2017 A video interview with the ...
 Express UK1 month ago

Muslims at haj are worried about Trump's policies towards them

Mahmoud Mourad, Stephen Kalin 4 Min Read MECCA/RIYADH (Reuters) - Even at Islam’s holiest sites and during the most sacred time of year for Muslims, some people cannot stop talking about Donald Trump. Among one group of American, Canadian and British ...
 Reuters2 months ago

Dhoni takes 'ad break', checks Eden strip ahead of Lanka Test

IMAGE: Mahendra Singh Dhoni with Kapil Dev during an ad shoot at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Thursday. Photograph: PTI In a surprise visit, former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni dropped in at the Eden Gardens Stadium and took a good look at the pitch laid for the first India vs Sri Lanka Test.   Retired, former Test cricketer Dhoni was in the city for a commercial shoot with another former skipper Kapil Dev. In the morning session, he was seen talking to curator Sujan Mukherrjee, ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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