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Haj pilgrimage

Patralekha Chatterjee | Pilgrimages amid changing climate: Ensure safety first

What do pilgrimages mean in the time of climate change and the consequent rise in extreme weather events?

14 Jul 2022 11:34 PM

J&K: Govt officials to ensure supply of commodities during Eid al-Adha

A resolution revoking Article 370 has also got the Parliament's nod.

09 Aug 2019 1:06 PM

Online process for Haj to start today

The Haj Committee of India announced on Wednesday that the process will be fully digital.

18 Oct 2018 2:08 AM

11 in New York hospital for suspected flu after 100 report sick on flight

11 of the 19 people on Emirates airline Flight 203, which landed with at least 521 passengers were taken to hospitals.

06 Sep 2018 8:40 AM

An engagement with the almighty

Haj is a set of rituals that takes place in and around Mecca each year in this month of Zil-haj, the last and 12th month of the Islamic calendar.

16 Aug 2018 2:28 AM


Bombay HC allows blast convict to go on Haj pligrimage

The court had rejected Mulla’s plea last year for the Umrah pilgrimage but it allowed his fresh plea for Haj this time.

16 Jul 2018 2:22 AM

Was an eyewash, Muslims cheated in the name of Haj subsidy, says AIMPLB

Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday announced in Delhi that there will be no subsidy for Haj from this year.

17 Jan 2018 7:50 AM

Qatar concerned about safety of citizens in Saudi during Haj amid Gulf crisis

'Those people crossing the border right now are under the responsibility of the Saudi authorities for their security,' official said.

19 Aug 2017 11:33 AM

Haj pilgrimage by sea route likely to resume after 23 years

A high-level committee is exploring reviving the option of sending pilgrims via sea route to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia next year onwards.

05 Apr 2017 6:53 PM