Mecca

Type: City
Name: Mecca
Country: Saudi Arabia
Latitude: 21.416666
Longitude: 39.816666
population: 1,199,659
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Saudi Activist: Why I Removed the Veil

This article originally appeared in The Daily Beast: No piece of cloth throughout history has sparked more controversy as the veil. Many Muslim women are forced to wear it daily. The hijab has a spectrum, of course, from its most radical embodiments, ... [Published Breitbart Feed - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Branded vs unbranded residences

Filippo Sona, head of hotels at Colliers International, explains why ‘location, location, location’ is slowly becoming ‘brand, brand brand’The world of hotel development is changing. The old truism of “location, location, location” can no longer be looked ... [Published Hospitality Business Middle East - 5 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

No to dual citizenship

After the liberation from Saddam’s heinous occupation in 1991, Saudi’s Middle East Newspaper, Sharq Al-Awsat, published a report that around 120,000 Kuwaitis were living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. I asked myself at the time about the identities of ... [Published Arab Times - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Naked man found dead in Saudi desert

A Saudi man suffering from mental illness was found naked and dead near his car in a desert area in the Gulf Kingdom.Police said the man’s car appeared to have broken down in a remote desert area outside the western town of Taif.“The body has been identified ... [Published Emirates247 - 12 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Over 3,500 imams sacked in 10 years

 Saudi Gazette report RIYADH — The Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Endowments, Call and Guidance has sacked 3,550 mosques imams from 2003 to 2013, Makkah daily reported on Wednesday.According to a ministry report, 50 imams in various parts ... [Published Saudi Gazette - Kingdom - 22 hours ago]
Entities: Mecca, Riyadh
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

October 30, 2014 by Hujjatullah Zia What Should be Done?

Imam Husain (A.S) left Medina for Mecca. In Medina, he received the invitation of the people of Kufa, “We believe in you and expect you to accept the leadership. We need your leadership. We will give power to you. We will stand with you against usurpation ... [Published Daily Outlook - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Zia, Mecca, Islam
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tallest Skyscrapers in the World

Tallest skyscrapers in the worldBy using this site you agree to the use of cookies for analytics, personalised content and ads.Tallest skyscrapers in the worldA Thai property developer has announced plans to build a 125-floor tower at 615 metres (2,018 ... [Published MSN UK - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

When the Wahhabi Jihadi terrorists entered Mecca

"Nevertheless, when the vicious Saudis/Wahhabis finally entered Islam's holiest city, they found Makkah's terrorized inhabitants hiding in their homes, the city's streets weretotally deserted, and the houses' doors and windows were tightly shut in their ... [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 3 reports

President to ensure equal opportunities for all Muslims for Haj Pilgrimage

(Asiantribune.com):President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday (Oct. 28) said that he would devise a method that ensures equal opportunities for Muslims when they undertake the pilgrimage to Mecca.While the rich travel to Mecca many times, the less affluent ... [Published Asian Tribune - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lanka to send every Muslim for Haj

Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has said his government was considering a system through which it will help all Muslims in the country to go to Saudi Arabia for Haj.Speaking at Kanthale Al Tharik Muslim School in Trincomalee, Rajapaksa ... [Published India TV - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Ministry of Haj unveils 25-year strategic plan

Ezzeddin AhmedSaudi GazetteJEDDAH — The Ministry of Haj has announced the initiation of its administrative and financial strategic plan for the next 25 years.The plan was designed in cooperation with a consulting company specialized in developing the ... [Published Saudi Gazette - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Bauchi asthmatic pilgrim dies in Mecca

One of the pilgrims from Bauchi State yesterday died in Mecca after a protracted illness, as they were waiting to be airlifted back to Nigeria. The deceased, who has been battling with asthma, hailed from Katagum Local Government Area of the state.Secretary ... [Published Daily Newswatch - Oct 28 2014]

Quotes

Dr. Yagob Al-Mazrou, Secretary General-Health Services Council, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, added, "Polio is still affecting parts of the Islamic world, but we can eradicate it. I encourage my fellow physicians across the Muslim world to join us in this urgent effort to end polio and protect children against all vaccine preventable diseases."
...people and its sacred places and on the Arab and Islamic nation," Abbas' spokesman Nabil Abu Rudeina quoted him as saying, according to AFP .  "We hold the Israeli government responsible for this dangerous escalation in Jerusalem that has reached its peak through the closure of the Al-Aqsa mosque this morning."
"So it really hurt," she told me. "I didn’t imagine my mum would say that. I know she’s really religious, but she’s my mother, too.”"

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Over 3,500 imams sacked in 10 years [Published Saudi Gazette - Kingdom - 22 hours ago]
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Saudi Activist: Why I Removed the Veil [Published Breitbart Feed - 3 hours ago]
This article originally appeared in The Daily Beast: No piece of cloth throughout history has sparked more controversy as the veil. Many Muslim women are forced to wear it daily. The hijab has a spectrum, of course, from its most radical embodiments, ...
When the Wahhabi Jihadi terrorists entered Mecca [Published The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي ... - Oct 29 2014]
"Nevertheless, when the vicious Saudis/Wahhabis finally entered Islam's holiest city, they found Makkah's terrorized inhabitants hiding in their homes, the city's streets weretotally deserted, and the houses' doors and windows were tightly shut in their ...
You Can't Understand ISIS If You Don't Know the... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Oct 27 2014]
Alastair Crooke Become a fan Fmr. MI-6 agent; Author, 'Resistance: The Essence of Islamic Revolution' You Can't Understand ISIS If You Don't Know the History of Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia http://www.huffingtonpost.com/alastair-crooke/isis-wahhabism-saudi-arabia_b_5717157.html?utm_hp_ref=tw ...
President Yameen Extends Hijri New Year Greetin... [Published Maldivies The President's Office News! - Oct 24 2014]
In his message, the President said that the Hijri New Year symbolises the historic journey of the Noble Prophet from the Holy City of Mecca to Medina and that the Prophet’s migration teaches us the virtues of unity, solidarity, sacrifice and fraterni ...
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Crimeans depart for Haj courtesy of Moscow [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Sep 24 2014]
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