11.1 C
London
Friday, October 23, 2020
- Advertisement -

TAG

Saudi Arabia

Pilgrims return to Mecca as Saudi Arabia eases virus restrictions

A very small, limited number of people wearing the white terrycloth garment symbolic of the Muslim pilgrimage circled Islam’s holiest site in Mecca on...

Saudi Arabia unveils health measures that will allow pilgrims to visit Mecca

Saudi Arabia has released new details on how it plans to gradually allow Muslims back to Islam’s holiest site in Mecca to perform the...

Saudi Arabia unveils health measures that will allow pilgrims to visit Mecca

Saudi Arabia has released new details on how it plans to gradually allow Muslims back to Islam’s holiest site in Mecca to perform the...

Saudi court issues final verdicts in Khashoggi killing

Final verdicts have been issued in the case of killed Washington Post columnist and Saudi Arabia critic Jamal Khashoggi, after his family announced pardons...

Final days of hajj and Eid festival affected by coronavirus

Small groups of pilgrims have performed one of the final rites of the Islamic hajj as Muslims worldwide marked the start of Eid al-Adha. The...

Saudi suspects tried in absentia over Khashoggi death in Turkey

A Turkish court has opened the trial in absentia of two former aides of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and 18 other Saudi...

Saudi Arabia announces ‘small and very limited’ Hajj pilgrimage

A Saudi official says the Hajj pilgrimage, which usually draws millions of Muslims from all over the world, will only see at the most...

Saudi Arabia to hold ‘very limited’ Hajj due to coronavirus

Saudi Arabia says that because of coronavirus, only “very limited numbers” of people will be allowed to perform the annual Hajj pilgrimage that traditionally...

Opec and allied nations extend cut in oil production by a month

Opec and allied nations have agreed to extend a production cut of nearly 10 million barrels of oil a day through to the end...

Strict measures in place as mosques reopen across Saudi Arabia

Tens of thousands of mosques across Saudi Arabia have reopened for the first time in more than two months, but worshippers have been ordered...

Latest news

England may have ‘digital Christmas’ with Covid-19, chief adviser says

The UK government’s chief scientific adviser has not ruled out a “digital Christmas” in England due to social restrictions that “will need to be...

Donald Trump to vote early in Florida on Saturday

President Donald Trump plans to cast his ballot in person on Saturday, taking advantage of Florida’s early voting period. The White House says the president...

Greater Manchester faces coronavirus ultimatum

The UK government has given local leaders in Greater Manchester until midday on Tuesday to agree stringent new coronavirus controls. UK Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick...

US Justice Department files landmark legal case against Google

The US Justice Department has launched legal proceedings against Google alleging that the tech giant abused its dominance in online search and advertising to...

Lagos under curfew amid Nigeria anti-police protests

Nigerian authorities have announced a 24-hour curfew in Lagos amid mounting nationwide unrest following two weeks of widespread protests against alleged police brutality. The inspector-general...
- Advertisement -