Aamir Khan leaves for Haj with mother
Oct 19, 2012
सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने हज सब्सिडी नामंजूर की
May 8, 2012
Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2013
The Tamil Nadu state Haj Committee will conduct a draw of lots (qurrah) for selection of Haj pilgrims from the state for 2013.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 23, 2013
Madhya Pradesh Haj Committee has announced that the application forms for Haj 2013 will be available from February 6 and the last date for submitting them will be March 20.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 14, 2013
Saira Banu is extremely joyous after performing Umrah in Saudi Arabia with her husband and Bollywood thespian Dilip Kumar and says now she wishes they get an opportunity to go for Haj together.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 16, 2012
The first Haj flight carrying 300 Kerala pilgrims returning from Makkah arrived on Friday.
Associated Press | Saturday October 27, 2012
Millions of pilgrims in Saudi Arabia on Friday furiously cast pebbles in a symbolic stoning of the devil, carrying out a final rite of haj, as Muslims around the world celebrated the start of Islam's biggest holiday, the Feast of Sacrifice.
Reuters | Wednesday October 24, 2012
Nearly 3 million Muslim pilgrims started the first phase of the annual haj on Wednesday, travelling through packed streets from Mecca's Grand Mosque to the enormous camp at Mina just outside the Saudi Arabian city.
Reuters | Tuesday October 23, 2012
They might wear the humble white sheets required for Islam's haj pilgrimage, but for many visitors thronging Mecca's streets, the perfect souvenir of their trip is that most glittering of commodities: gold.
Associated Press | Sunday October 21, 2012
Muslim pilgrims have been descending in droves on Mecca for the Haj, the world's largest annual gathering which Saudi Arabia insists will not be affected by instability shaking the region.
Press Trust of India | Sunday October 21, 2012
Law Minister Salman Khurshid, who is embroiled in a controversy over allegations of misappropriation of funds by his trust, has put off his Haj pilgrimage, according to sources close to him.
Mid-Day.com | Saturday October 20, 2012
While working on his debut TV show, Aamir made sure that none of his ads would be featured lest his brands cash in on the programme.
Press Trust of India | Monday October 8, 2012
A Jeddah-bound Air India flight carrying over 400 passengers was cancelled after it suffered damage after a vehicle hit it. The incident occurred this morning when a tractor carrying luggage of the passengers hit the aercraft on the side, following ...
Reuters | Wednesday September 26, 2012
The World Health Organization on Wednesday urged health workers around the world to report any patient with acute respiratory infection who may have travelled to Saudi Arabia or Qatar and been exposed to a new SARS-like virus confirmed in two people ...
Press Trust of India | Friday July 27, 2012
The Supreme Court today declined to entertain the Centre's request to defer till next year its July 23 order limiting the government's discretionary quota for Haj pilgrims.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 23, 2012
The Supreme Court on Monday reduced the government's discretionary quota seats for Haj pilgrims to 300 from the 5,050 seats, proposed by it.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 23, 2012
The Supreme Court on Monday reduced the VIP quota for Haj pilgrimage from 2,500 to just 240. Judges Aftab Alam and Ranjana Prakash Desai said under the reduced quota, the Indian president can recommend 70 pilgrims, the vice-president 60, the prime mi...