MAKKAH: A Saudi court on Thursday dismissed charges against 13 accused over a crane collapse that killed dozens at Islam's holiest site, a newspaper reported on its website. The prosecution objected to the ruling and asked to appeal, said…
RIYADH: Pilgrims from around the world have begun massing in Saudi Arabia for the hajj, one of the biggest gatherings on the planet, undeterred by a crane collapse that killed 108 people at Islam's holiest site.
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia suspended construction giant Saudi Binladin Group from new contracts on Tuesday following Friday's collapse of a crane in Makkah's Grand Mosque which killed 107 people.
MAKKAH: At least 107 people died when a massive construction crane crashed into Makkah's Grand Mosque, with scores more injured, Saudi authorities said, days before the annual hajj pilgrimage.