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Saudi Arabia hajj disaster death toll at least 2,110

The crush and stampede that struck the hajj last month in Saudi Arabia killed at least 2,110 pilgrims.

Saudi king reaffirms commitment to hajj after Iran criticism

Saudi Arabia's King Salman said on Monday that "irresponsible comments" and criticism of the kingdom's management of the hajj will not affect his country's oversight of the annual Islamic pilgrimage.

Foreign toll figures show Hajj tragedy deadliest in history

The death toll from September's stampede at the Hajj has risen to at least 1,608, according to tallies given by foreign officials, making it the deadliest incident in the pilgrimage's history.

Prince says Saudi will stay in charge of hajj

Saudi Prince Turki al-Faisal on Sunday rejected the idea of sharing the administration of the annual hajj pilgrimage with other Muslim nations, saying Riyadh considers it "a matter of sovereignty" and a "privilege."

Hajj stampede: Death toll of Indians rises to 114

The death toll of Indians in the Hajj stampede has risen to 114 even as 10 nationals still remain missing after the last month's horrific tragedy, one of the worst to hit the annual pilgrimage.

Hajj stampede: Death toll of Indians rises to 101, 32 still missing

Hajj stampede: Death toll of Indians rises to 101, 32 still missing

The toll of Indian pilgrims killed in the stampede near Mecca in Saudi Arabia during Hajj has risen to 101.

At least PM Modi not being blamed for Mecca stampede: Nitin Gadkari

Amid a continuing political slugfest over the beef issue, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said he is thankful that at least the recent stampede in Mecca has not been attributed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Hajj stampede: Death toll of Indians reaches 74

The death toll of Indian pilgrims killed in the Hajj stampede in Mecca rose to 74, according to the latest list released by the Saudi Arabia Government.

Hajj stampede: VK Singh heads to Saudi for helping Indian Nationals

Hajj stampede: VK Singh heads to Saudi for helping Indian Nationals

Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh is being rushed to Saudi Arabia to coordinate with the authorities there to trace the missing Indians in the Hajj stampede last month.

First Iran hajj dead return -- nine days after stampede

The first bodies of Iranian pilgrims killed in a stampede at the annual hajj arrived home on Saturday -- nine days after the tragedy which sparked anger and criticism of Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Hajj disaster toll rises higher with Iran's 465 dead

Saudi Hajj disaster toll rises higher with Iran's 465 dead

The death toll in the Saudi Hajj disaster rose sharply as Iran announced 465 of its pilgrims died in last week's stampede and crush, nearly doubling its earlier count and likely further straining relations between the two Mideast rivals.

Hajj disaster: 1,100 photos of dead not just from Mecca stampede, says Saudi Police

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday said the nearly 1,100 photos distributed to foreign diplomats to help identify nationals who have died in the Hajj are from the entire pilgrimage and not just a disaster near Mecca.

PM Modi condoles death of pilgrims in Hajj stampede tragedy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has condoled the death of pilgrims in last week's grisly stampede at Mina, the worst tragedy to hit the annual pilgrimage in last 25 years.

Hajj stampede: Death toll of Indians killed in Saudi Arabia rises to 45

The number of Indians killed in a stampede at the Haj rose to 45 Monday as authorities identified 10 more bodies among the victims of the worst tragedy in 25 years to hit the annual pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.

Mecca's worst Hajj tragedy in 25 years: Death toll of Indians in stampede rises to 35

Mecca's worst Hajj tragedy in 25 years: Death toll of Indians in stampede rises to 35

With six more deaths being announced, the toll of Indians from the worst Hajj tragedy in 25 years near the Saudi holy city of Mecca rose to 35 on Sunday.

18 Pakistanis among 769 pilgrims killed in Hajj stampede

At least 18 Pakistani nationals were among 769 pilgrims killed in last week's horrific stampede during Hajj, the worst incident in 25 years to strike the annual pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, officials said on Sunday.

Mecca stampede: Indian Hajj pilgrims toll rises to 22

 The number of Indian Haj pilgrims killed in the stampede near Makkah in Saudi Arabia has risen to 22, the government said on Saturday.

Mecca stampede: Death toll rises to 769 in Hajj disaster, Iran denounces 'crime'

Mecca stampede: Death toll rises to 769 in Hajj disaster, Iran denounces 'crime'

The death toll in a crush at the annual haj pilgrimage outside Mecca rose to 769, Saudi Arabia said on Saturday, as arch-rival Iran said Saudi officials should be tried in an international court for what it called a crime.

Security boosted as death-marred Hajj ends

Security boosted as death-marred Hajj ends

Saudi Arabia deployed large numbers of special forces on Saturday as pilgrims performed the final rituals of a hajj marred by double tragedies that killed more than 800 people.

`We can`t find him` - lament of pilgrims after Hajj disaster in Saudi Arabia

"We can`t find him" was the lament of anxious relatives and friends on Saturday as they scoured hospital wards and the morgue, two days after the disaster at the Hajj.