Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said that Haj 2021 will depend on national-international protocol guidelines in view of the pandemic
October 19, 2020
Only Saudi citizens and residents will be permitted to enter the mosque during this first phase of reopening, and each person has up to three hours to complete the pilgrimage.
October 4, 2020
Saudis and foreign residents in the Kingdom will be allowed in the first phase beginning October 4 to perform Umrah at a capacity of 30 per cent amid health precautions.
September 27, 2020
This season is only limited to domestic pilgrims who are residents and citizens living in Saudi Arabia.
August 4, 2020
The spokespersons for the Health and Labour Ministries, however, warned that "the return to normal life does not mean the disappearance of the virus".
June 22, 2020
The 450 km Haramain rail line connects Mecca, Jeddah, King Abdulaziz International Airport, King Abdullah Economic City in Rabigh and Medina.
September 26, 2018
Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday announced the abolition of Haj subsidy from this year.
January 17, 2018
The Indian government’s proposal to send Haj pilgrims through the sea route has got the green signal from…
January 8, 2018
After 35 years of delivering sermons and leading prayers in Namirah Mosque in Saudi Arabia, Grand Mufti Sheikh…
September 10, 2016
Saudi Arabia will allow non-Muslims to enter four mosques in Jeddah, local media reported on Monday. The main…
May 31, 2016