5 April 2017 12:18 PM GMT
A high-level committee, formed by the government to frame the Haj Policy, 2018, is exploring reviving the option of sending pilgrims via sea route to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia next year onwards.
3 April 2017 5:53 PM GMT
The standing committee on social justice and empowerment has in its 39th report suggested the government to consider imposition of the tax on the PTOs and also make the operators share details of their annual turnover.
2 April 2017 6:13 AM GMT
Laying the foundation stone of the Haj House here, the President said, "Mecca is the sacred place for our Muslim brethren.
24 July 2012 1:22 AM GMT
The Supreme Court reduced the VIP quota for Haj pilgrimage on Monday after questioning the rationale behind the recommendation-based allocation of...
16 May 2012 6:43 AM GMT
The Uttar Pradesh government is going to ask the central government to increase the quota of Haj pilgrims from the state, Chief Minister Akhilesh...
11 May 2012 1:41 AM GMT
Utter chaos prevailed during the draw of lots for the Haj pilgrims for 2012 in Talkatora Stadium on Thursday, when the server failed. Thousands of...