Mecca(Search results - 8)
India7, Mar 2020, 1:26 PM
Coronavirus attack: UP CM Yogi Adityanath decides to convert Haj House into isolation centre with 500 beds
The UP government has decided to convert a giant hall - Aala Hajrat Haj House in Ghaziabad - meant to accommodate Muslims visiting Mecca, into an isolation building meant to quarantine those suffering from Coronavirus attack.
Football6, Oct 2019, 10:54 AM
FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifier: Kolkata is ‘Mecca of Indian football’, says coach Igor Stimac
'I can say we are very happy to go back to Kolkata. It is the 'Mecca of Indian football.' I can see the excitement amongst the players about playing in Kolkata. I have been told that ticket sales are going at a great rate, and there might be 60-65 thousand people on (October) 15th,' said Igor Stimac ahead of India's World Cup 2022 qualifier against Bangladesh
Travel News12, Aug 2019, 6:08 PM
Room with a view: Mecca hotels offer VIP hajj experience
Mecca's finest hotels are lavishly appointed with shimmering marble, fine wood panelling and vast chandeliers, serving super-wealthy pilgrims from around the world.
India13, May 2019, 9:52 AM
Sri Lankan Muslim cleric wanted for airing extremist views arrested
The cleric had been releasing videos in a manner that harms reconciliation in Sri Lanka. He is presently remanded till May 14. The accused is a resident of Vavuniya. He was arrested after his arrival from Mecca after performing Hajj
Politics29, Mar 2019, 10:48 PM
Journalists, others spread fake news of BJP 'rewarding' judge; delete tweet when exposed
The image Saurav Datta of Scroll and Caravan used to back the dubious claim was of Congress leader Ramdayal Uike rather than that of judge former NIA court Ravindra Reddy. Know what party the judge joined after retiring.
India20, Mar 2019, 8:18 PM
Swami Aseemanand, 3 others get clean chit in Samjhauta Express blast case; Hindu terror narrative falls flat
The verdict came after NIA special judge Jagdeep Singh dismissed the plea filed by a Pakistani woman for examining eyewitnesses from her country, saying it was devoid of any merit
India22, Oct 2018, 10:22 AM
Karnataka minister offers Rs 25,000 tip to chef, promises to sponsor trip to Mecca
After enjoying 'delicious' lunch at a restaurant in Mangaluru, Karnataka minister BZ Zameer Ahmed Khan paid a tip of Rs 25,000 to the chef.
Cricket9, Aug 2018, 6:18 PM
Lord's: Mecca of cricket not always happy pilgrimage for Team India
England's win at Edgbaston was their first Test win after losing to Pakistan in May, and they will be keen to keep the momentum going