Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 19:02
Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi called for devising an effective formula or passing of a legislation in Parliament offering the same facilities to Char Dham pilgrims as given to Haj pilgrims.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 20:38
About 127 Haj pilgrims from Bihar are stranded in Saudi Arabia for more than 36 hours after their flight was cancelled due to some technical reason.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 23:54
Saudi Arabia said on Tuesday that around 1.98 million pilgrims are performing this year`s annual Muslim pilgrimage, the hajj, sharply fewer than last year due to reduced quotas.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 18:55
Air India Wednesday completed its Haj operations, flying about 46,700 pilgrims to Madina and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia recording the highest ever on-time performance of over 97 percent.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 18:10
Air India on Wednesday completed its Haj operations, flying about 46,700 pilgrims to Madina and Jeddah in Saudi Arabia recording the highest ever on-time performance of over 97 per cent.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 15:39
Madhya Pradesh government has made all necessary arrangements at Haj Transit Point to cater to the Haj pilgrims.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 23, 2013, 22:52
Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare minister Azam Khan on Sunday said curtailment of Haj pilgrims` quota of Uttar Pradesh could lead to "law and order problem" in the state.
Last Updated: Monday, June 17, 2013, 08:43
Saudi Arabia has called upon foreign pilgrims to postpone their Haj plans this year due to ongoing expansion work at Makkah`s Grand Mosque, Xinhua reported.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 11, 2013, 21:37
Centre has granted 1,699 seats from Haj Committee of India (HCI) to Jammu and Kashmir, raising the total seats to 8,819 for Haj-2013.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 22:11
Around 23,000 Haj pilgrims are likely to fly to Jeddah later this year from the special terminus at the Indira Gandhi International Airport.
Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 14:22
Saudi Arabia has allotted a quota of 1.7 lakh pilgrims from India for Haj this year, even as New Delhi made a formal request for an additional 10,000 slots.
Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 09:46
Every year, India sends 170,000 pilgrims for the Haj. This year, Haj falls in October.
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