ISLAMABAD: Ministry for Religious Affairs stated that best facilities are being provided to pilgrims who will be performing Hajj this year.
A shocking footage has surfaced on the social media, showing a bus driver assaulting pilgrims after they argued with him over his wild behavior.
TEHRAN:Iranians will not take part in this year's Mecca pilgrimage because of "obstacles" raised by Saudi Arabia, custodian of Islam's holiest sites, Iran's Culture Minister Ali Jannati said Sunday.
RIYADH: The work on demolition of mataf (makeshift bridge facilitating circumambulation of Holy Kaaba) is likely to be completed by May 27, said the authorities.
LUCKNOW: A special court in India has sentenced 47 policemen to life in prison for killing a group of Sikh pilgrims in 1991 whom they had claimed were militants, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's Foreign Office has stated that the stranded Pakistani pilgrims in Iran will return to the country within few days, ARY News reports.
ISLAMABAD: Minister for Religious Affairs Sardar Mohammad Yousuf has said at least 205 Pakistani pilgrims died during Hajj this year for reasons including Mina stampede and crane collapse.
KARACHI: The lean days appear to be over for Mor Sahib, an 87-year-old crocodile venerated by Pakistan's tiny Sheedi community, as pilgrims once again flock to a shrine in Karachi that has been shunned for years amid fears of Taliban attacks.