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Muslims begin downsized Hajj amid...

Muslims begin downsized Hajj amid...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Pilgrims will be required to wear masks and observe social distancing during a series of religious rites...

Virus deaths surge in US as scaled-down...

Virus deaths surge in US as scaled-down...

Coronavirus

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Covid-19 has claimed 660,000 lives and infected more than 16.7 million people across the globe

Saudis strive to prevent Covid-19 outbreak...

Saudis strive to prevent Covid-19 outbreak...

Coronavirus

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Hajj authorities have cordoned the Kaaba this year, saying pilgrims will not be allowed to touch it,...

Hajj khutba to be translated into Bangla...

Hajj khutba to be translated into Bangla...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 26 2020

Imam of Mecca and Masjid e Nawabi Dr Abdur Rahman Sudais confirmed the matter in a tweet

Bangladeshi Hajj, Umrah operators lose...

Hajj, Umrah operators lose Tk300 crore...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jul 14 2020

According to the Ministry of Religious Affairs, 137,198 Bangladeshis were supposed to go for Hajj this...

Saudi opens Hajj registration for foreign...

Saudi opens Hajj registration for foreign...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 6 2020

Saudi Arabia has said it will allow only around 1,000 pilgrims already present in the kingdom to participate...

Curtailed Hajj compounds Saudi economic...

Curtailed Hajj compounds Saudi economic...

Middle East

Sun, Jun 28 2020

The Hajj and the lesser Umrah pilgrimage together rake in some $12 billion, keeping the economy humming...

Hajj registration refund applicable...

Hajj registration refund applicable...

Government Affairs

Wed, Jun 24 2020

If the cost of the Hajj package increases or decreases in 2021, it would be adjusted with the current...

Saudi to allow around 1,000 pilgrims...

Saudi to allow around 1,000 pilgrims...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 23 2020

'The number won't be in tens or hundreds of thousands this year'

Hajj pilgrims can withdraw registration...

Hajj pilgrims can withdraw registration...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Anyone who withdraws this money will not be able to go for Hajj next year, says Hajj Agencies Association...

KSA informs Bangladesh about traditional...

KSA informs Bangladesh about traditional...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Less than 1,000 pilgrims from home and abroad to be allowed to perform Hajj, Saudi foreign minister tells...

Saudi to hold limited Hajj, bars pilgrims...

Saudi to hold limited Hajj, bars pilgrims...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 23 2020

The decision means no entry to non-Saudi residents, including Bangladesh, for the first time

Covid-19: Bangladesh all but decides...

Govt all but decides to skip Hajj this...

Government Affairs

Sun, Jun 21 2020

Authorities not declaring before Saudi Arabia’s decision considering sensitivity among devout...

News Analysis: Bangladesh should skip...

News Analysis: Bangladesh should skip...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Majority of Bangladeshi pilgrims are elderly with different health complications who are vulnerable to...

Covid-19: Six countries decide to skip...

Six countries decide to skip Hajj

World

Sun, Jun 14 2020

Saudi Arabia likely to either cancel the largest annual congregation of Muslims or hold it...

4 countries not attending Hajj this...

Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei...

Coronavirus

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Hajj was previously cancelled in 967 AD owing to a plague outbreak

Saudi Arabia considers limiting Hajj...

Saudi Arabia considers limiting Hajj...

World

Tue, Jun 9 2020

Saudi Arabia asked Muslims in March to put Hajj plans on hold and suspended umrah until further...

State Minister: Decision over Hajj likely...

State Minister: Decision over Hajj likely...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 6 2020

If Saudi Arabia decides not to host Hajj congregation this year because of the pandemic, the aspirants...

Coronavirus: Uncertainty looms over...

Uncertainty looms over Hajj amid...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 22 2020

The pilgrimage has not been cancelled since the founding of the Saudi Kingdom in 1932

No new Hajj registration in...

No new Hajj registration in...

Bangladesh

Mon, May 4 2020

The hajj office remains open and the other activities of the secondary stage are going on in full swing,...

Hajj registration deadline extended...

Hajj registration deadline extended...

Bangladesh

Thu, Apr 16 2020

The Religious Affairs Ministry issued a notice in this regard on Thursday, reports UNB