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  • 13 haj pilgrims get burns in mecca building fire

    13 Haj pilgrims get burns in Mecca building fire

    World | October 22, 2012 8:14 IST

    Mecca, (Saudi Arabia) Oct 22: At least 13 pilgrims suffered minor burns while 179 others, from India and Bangladesh, were rescued after a fire occurred in a nine-storey building in Saudi Arabia's Mecca city Sunday

  • ramdan zenga mobile tv to provide live coverage from mecca

    Ramdan: Zenga mobile TV to provide live coverage from Mecca

    August 03, 2012 12:05 IST

    New Delhi: For the entire month, Ramzaan-specific content would be showcased on the channel throughout the day..Zenga TV, which provides mobile TV services in India, has announced to provide live view of the holy mosque

  • millions of muslims start annual hajj near mecca

    Millions Of Muslims Start Annual Hajj Near Mecca

    World | November 05, 2011 14:23 IST

    Mount Arafat, Saudi Arabia, Nov 5: Wearing white robes to symbolize purity and equality under God, millions of Muslims have begun their annual hajj pilgrimage by climbing a rocky desert hill outside Mecca.Nearly 2.5 million

  • more than 1.5 million haj pilgrims arrive in saudi arabia

    More Than 1.5 Million Haj Pilgrims Arrive In Saudi Arabia

    World | November 01, 2011 8:15 IST

    Jeddah, Nov 1 : More than 1.5 million Muslims have arrived in Saudi Arabia for the hajj pilgrimage to Mecca, the world's largest annual human assembly which peaks on Saturday, state media said today.“The number

  • ajmer mecca malegaon blasts linked cbi

    Ajmer, Mecca, Malegaon Blasts Linked: CBI

    India | May 04, 2010 8:52 IST

    There is a link among the blasts carried out at Ajmer Dargah, Mecca Masjid and Malegaon with self-styled right-wing group Abhinav Bharat believed to be behind them, Central Bureau of Investigation said on Monday."Yes, there