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Nov 11, 2017
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi says 'disease of appeasement' harmed minorities, lauds Narendra Modi govt for ensuring empowermentUnion minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday alleged that the "disease of appeasement" has severely affected empowerment of minorities and they were "exploited" by "so-called political champions of secularism" for the last several decades.
Nov 07, 2017
US accuses Iran of supplying missile to Yemen rebels that was fired into Saudi ArabiaThe United States accused Iran of supplying a missile to Yemeni rebels that was fired into Saudi Arabia in July and called for an international response.
Oct 09, 2017
Privatisation of Air India will have 'serious consequences' on Hajj air operations, says govt panelA Centre-appointed committee has said privatisation of Air India will have serious consequences on Hajj operations and suggested the minority affairs and civil aviation ministries prepare their response in case the proposed disinvestment goes through.
Oct 01, 2017
Centre to unveil new Hajj policy this week, Mumbai-Jeddah sea route to be revivedThe Centre is expected to come out with a new Hajj Yatra policy this week aiming to ensure a smooth pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia, government sources have said.
Sep 03, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Saudi Arabian team to visit Tehran for first time after severed tiesA Saudi Arabian delegation will visit Iran for the first time after Riyadh severed ties with Tehran last year, Iran's foreign ministry confirmed on Sunday.
Sep 01, 2017
Muslims across the world celebrate Eid-al-Adha as Hajj pilgrimage draws to a closeMuslims around the world are celebrating the Eid al-Adha, as some 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the annual hajj in Saudi Arabia.
Sep 01, 2017
Annual Hajj pilgrimage enters final days as Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha in Saudi ArabiaMuslims around the world are celebrating the Eid al-Adha holiday on Friday as some 2 million Muslim pilgrims carry out the final rites of the annual hajj in Saudi Arabia
Aug 31, 2017
Muslim devotees gather on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat for Hajj pilgrimageAround two million Muslims gathered on Thursday on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat for the highlight of the hajj pilgrimage, one of the world's largest annual gatherings
Aug 30, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Qataris, Iranians travel to Saudi Arabia for Hajj despite tensionsIranians and Qataris are among the more than 1.7 million Muslims gathered in the holy city of Mecca for the Hajj pilgrimage, even though the governments in Tehran and Doha are at odds with Saudi Arabia.
Aug 28, 2017
Watch: Two million pilgrims converge on Mecca for the hajjTwo million Muslims from across the globe are converging on Mecca in Saudi Arabia for the hajj pilgrimage, a religious duty and for some pilgrims the journey of a lifetime.