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  1. Turky Abualola's New Book Reflects On the Role of Social Service in the Fight Against TerrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2014 | PRWeb

    An informative work that tackles the issue of terrorism and why social service is necessary to intervene in order to effectively curb it.


  2. Jesus Statue In Rio De Janeiro Struck By Lightning, Christ The Redeemer Loses FingerRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | Switched

    ... - Muslim pilgrims pray on a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy, near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. Joined by their faith and a desire to purify their souls, more than 2 million Muslims from nearly 200 countries ...


  3. S'pore is hopeful that haj quota can be raised: Yaacob IbrahimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2014 |

    ... pilgrims circle the Kaaba, situated in the central part of the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Every Muslim is required to perform the haj, or pilgrimage, to Mecca at least once in his or her lifetime if able to do so. ...


  4. Afghan police say suicide bomber attacks Kabul restaurant popular with foreigners, officialsRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 |

    Muslims around the world celebrate the birth of the Islamic Prophet Muhammed, who was born in Mecca, Saudi Arabia in 570 AD.


  5. Middle East and Africa Hotel Development Pipeline For December 2013 at 498 HotelsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | Hotel News Resource

    Among the region's key markets, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, reported the largest number of rooms under construction .


  6. Saudi Arabia keeps reductions for Hajis in forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | Today.Az

    Saudi Arabia announced on Sunday that it would continue to impose a 20-percent cut in foreign pilgrims and a 50-percent reduction in domestic pilgrims during the upcoming Haj season.


  7. Did you know Saudi Arabia could be 'touristy'? Historic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities in coordination with Jeddah municipality and other government agencies has completed the nomination file for registration of Jeddah historic area in the UNESCO's World Heritage site list, the SCTA's media center said on Monday.


  8. State media say at least 16 killed in shoe factory fire in eastern Chinese cityRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2014 |

    Muslims around the world celebrate the birth of the Islamic Prophet Muhammed, who was born in Mecca, Saudi Arabia in 570 AD.


  9. Portsmouth ship nearly ready for mission in SyriaRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The U.S. cargo ship that has been retrofitted to destroy Syria's chemical weapons is nearly ready for its unusual mission, defense officials said.


  10. FRHI Launches Mileage Partnership with SaudiaRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    FRHI Hotels & Resorts , the parent company of luxury and upper upscale hotel brands Raffles Hotels & Resorts, Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, today announced it has signed an agreement with Saudi Arabian Airlines , the national airline of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to offer frequent flyer mile rewards to hotel guests.


  11. Profiting from the Prophet? Flights from India to Jeddah up 150% ahead of BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Al Bawaba

    Airfares from India to Jeddah have increased by as much as 150 percent ahead of the birthday of the Prophet on Jan. 14. According to travel agents in India, Saudi diplomatic missions are issuing Umrah visas in the Hijri month of Rabi Al-Awwal for the first time.


  12. Library discussion series aims to explore Muslim history, cultureRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Muslim pilgrim pray on a rocky hill called the Mountain of Mercy, on the Plain of Arafat near Mecca, Saudi Arabia, in this 2007 file photo.


  13. Celebration of Holy Prophet Muhammed's birthRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | Halifax Courier

    A procession filled with hundreds of celebrators departed from the Francis Street Mosque and joined up with more procession participators along the route.


  14. RackHigh Now Offers Windows 2012 Hyper-V ELite VMs With Disaster RecoveryRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 |

    RackHigh, one of the leading web hosting provider from the Saudi Arabia announced the launch of its new Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V eLite Virtual Servers.


  15. Middle East Hotel Forecast 2014: Fairmont GroupRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2014 | Skift

    Fairmont's senior VP, along with HR, marketing and F&B directors talk exclusively to Hotelier Middle East about their priorities for the year ahead.


  16. 9 Pakistanis killed in KSA accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2013 | The Nation

    JEDDAH : Nine Pakistani pilgrims were killed and 30 others injured when a bus met with an accident on its way from Jeddah to Makkah on Tuesday, local officials said.


  17. Thank you Custodian of the Two Holy MosquesRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2013 | Arab Times

    WE were not exaggerating when we said the recent statements and stances adopted by the leadership of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia gave us hope.


  18. Over 30,000 Ethiopian maids ran away in Saudi Arabia - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 | India Talkies

    Riyadh, Dec 27: Saudi Arabia registered over 30,000 cases of Ethiopian domestic workers walking out of their jobs over the past year, authorities said.


  19. Veena Malik's reception to be private affairRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2013 |

    ... ccording to the source, the newly-wed couple is also likely soon to go to perform Umrah, a pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia.


  20. Elaf Bakkah Hotel: A splendid place in MakkahRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2013 | PR Log

    Dec. 24, 2013 - December 24, 2013 The Elaf Bakkah hotel managed by Elaf Group is situated at the Mahbas Al-Jin Area, near the Mena Road in Makkah Al Mukarramah.