U.S. pilgrims arrive in Makkah
The first batch of U.S. pilgrims comprising 64 pilgrims coming from the United States of America through the company of Darussalam arrived here today to perform Hajj ritu...
350,000 pilgrims to perform Friday prayer at the Prophet's Mosque
Over half a million worshippers, among them 350,000 pilgrims, are expected to perform Friday prayer at the Prophet's Mosque today. Hasan Bin Hamid Al-Bakri, Director of ...
Kaaba to be adorned with new Kiswa
Kaaba to be adorned with new Kiswa ...
Half-a-million pilgrims visit Madinah
MADINAH: Around half-a-million pilgrims have arrived in Madinah to pay homage to the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) and pray at the Holy Mosque, according to offici...
King to host meet on Islam in non-Muslim world on Dec. 1
The ninth Makkah Conference, entitled "ntroducing Islam to non-Islamic countries - Reality and Aspirations" is scheduled to begin in Makkah on Dec 1. The three-day confe...
Fireproof tents to be built in Arafat
Zainul Abideen, undersecretary at the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, has emphasized the governmentâ€™s plan to establish permanent tents in Arafat....
Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz receives rector, undersecretaries and deans of Imam Mohammed bin Saud Islamic university
Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh Region, received at his office in Riyadh today Imam Mohammed bin Saud Islamic university Rector Dr. Suleiman bin Abdullah ...
Hajis assured round the clock services
MAKKAH: Around 250,000 pilgrims from America, Australia and Europe, including Turkey, will perform Haj this year, said Abdullah Alauddin, head of the Tawafa Establishment...
Scholars Attend Symposium in Riyadh
A symposium on family issues and family education, the dangers of globalization, and the role of the media, in collaboration with the Ministry of Islamic Affairs and Endo...
Muslim scholars hail interfaith harmony
JEDDAH: The speech of King Abdullah, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, at the UN interfaith conference in New York on Wednesday has underlined the importance of promotin...