Mecca

Crowds gather for Hajj in Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia suspends entry of Mecca pilgrims amid coronavirus spread

Umrah Visits to Mecca After first case of corona is found in Baghdad, Saudi Arabia suspends entry of pilgrims amid spread of virus.

By DIMA ABUMARIA/ THE MEDIA LINE
28/02/2020
Muslims pray at the Grand Mosque during the annual Haj pilgrimage in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi A
Saudi Arabia orders arrest of female rapper who produced 'Mecca Girl'

"Our respect to other girls but the Mecca girl is sugar candy," Slay sings in the video, rapping about women who reside in the city of Mecca.

Muslims pray at the Grand Mosque during the annual Haj pilgrimage in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi A
Muslim pilgrims descend on Mecca for haj, Saudis warn against politics

Saudi Arabia stakes its reputation on its guardianship of Islam's holiest sites and organizing a peaceful haj, which has been marred in the past by deadly stampedes, fires and riots.

By REUTERS
08/08/2019
Chicken
Don't count your chickens: Israel to experience poultry shortage

As Muslim workers are to be absent on Eid al-Adha, several slaughterhouses are to be shut down

By LEON SVERDLOV
05/08/2019
COGAT prepares for thousands of Palestinians on Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca

“To the pilgrims, and to the entire Muslim world, we wish a blessed Hajj," COGAT's head, Maj.-Gen. Kamil Abu Rukun, said.

Saudi ‘halal’ nightclub tests societal limits for reforms

Country’s entertainment sector plays crucial role in pushing boundaries, but opponents say basic human rights are being violated.

By JUDITH SUDILOVSKY/THE MEDIA LINE
26/06/2019
Voices from the Arab Press: Israel responsible for Palestinian refugees

It was only in recent years that the ‘Beyond Zionism’ Israeli academic movement began stripping the Israeli refugee narrative of its lies.

By MEDIA LINE
12/06/2019
Voices From The Arab Press: IRAN’S QUEST FOR REGIONAL DOMINATION

The mullahs might try to placate the West, but their objective remains consistent.

By MEDIA LINE
05/06/2019
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman greets Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas
Regional crossroads

One way to read the Mecca statement is paying lip service to the Palestinian cause and the Jerusalem issue without doing anything.

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