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World - Region
7/8/2022 6:43:00 PM
Huge crowds of Muslim pilgrims prayed on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat on Friday, the climax of the biggest hajj pilgrimage since the pandemic forced drastic cuts in numbers two years in a row.

Heritage - Folk Arts
7/8/2022 1:03:30 PM
Under the steady hum of a ceiling fan, Ahmed Othman weaves golden threads through black fabric, creating Koranic verses, a century after his grandfather's work adorned the Kaaba in Mecca's Grand Mosque.

World - Region
7/7/2022 2:30:00 PM
It is a scene that stirs hope, and relief, for Muslims around the world.

Multimedia - In Pictures
7/5/2022 12:07:27 PM

World - Region
7/4/2022 5:27:08 PM
Saudi authorities have arrested and fined nearly 300 people caught trying to perform the hajj without permits, an official said Monday, as the kingdom prepares to receive 1 million people for the annual pilgrimage.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Focus
7/30/2020 2:01:11 PM
last week saw the annual change of the kiswa, the lavish cloth covering the holy Kaaba in Mecca. Ahram Weekly chronicles Egypt’s centuries-old contribution to the process

World - Region
3/7/2020 2:51:32 PM

Egypt - Politics
2/29/2020 12:01:42 PM
Mahmoud Mabrouk, advisor to the minister of antiquities for museum displays, said the museum will showcase the history of Egypt's nine historical capitals in the main hall.

World - Region
2/27/2020 10:13:01 AM
The extraordinary decision by Saudi Arabia stops foreigners from reaching the holy city of Mecca and the Kaaba, the cube-shaped structure the world's 1.8 billion Muslims pray toward five times a day

Sports - Africa
8/25/2019 6:59:44 PM

Opinion -
3/15/2018 9:18:16 AM
With Saudi Arabia’s Mohamed bin Salman rising to the fore, not only is there a transformation in that kingdom, but a new positivity that could drive Arab hopes in a better direction

World - Region
2/7/2017 2:49:36 PM

World - Region
2/6/2017 5:21:56 PM

World - International
9/20/2016 6:53:46 PM

World - Region
9/22/2015 7:36:13 PM

Multimedia -
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World - Region
9/20/2015 10:03:16 AM

World - Region
9/12/2015 10:07:53 PM

World - Region
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World - Region
10/5/2014 2:48:55 PM

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