09:51, 24 June 2017 Saturday
5 police officers, 6 foreign nationals wounded when suicide bomber detonates bomb
09:48, 29 May 2017 Monday
He also issued greetings for the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan, which began on Saturday.
04:05, 12 March 2017 Sunday
Learn about 10 amazing things you may not have known about the Ka’bah.
20:45, 31 October 2016 Monday
Last week, Riyadh accused Shia militia of targeting city with ‘ballistic missile’ fired from Yemen
09:40, 31 October 2016 Monday
Speaking to Saudi king, Muhammadu Buhari calls thwarted attack 'reprehensible and ignoble'
09:20, 29 October 2016 Saturday
Alleged Houthi strike 'a clear violation of the dignity of the sacred land.' foreign ministry says
08:30, 28 October 2016 Friday
Houthis confirm launch of missile into Saudi Arabia on Friday but say it targeted Jeddah airport
16:43, 11 September 2016 Sunday
More than 1.8 million gathered from sunrise at the hill and a vast surrounding plain known as Mount Arafat, about 15 kilometres (nine miles) from Mecca.
10:42, 19 September 2015 Saturday
Part of a mountain collapse in Mecca has injured two people after a ceiling collapse.
22:28, 11 September 2015 Friday
Civil defense authority says that emergency teams were sent to the scene after a 'crane fell at the Grand Mosque'
13:32, 14 July 2015 Tuesday
Muslims gathered from across Saudi Arabia and the world to pray Taraweeh prayer on Ramadan’s 27th night
15:14, 22 June 2015 Monday
Drowned out by the looming sky high towers, the Saudi government has restored Ottoman columns, pulled down in renovations, back to their original Ottoman location giving a breath of fresh air for the Kaaba district.
12:50, 02 October 2014 Thursday
Pilgrims – coming from all over the world – will spend one day and one night in prayer before setting out for Mount Arafat on Friday morning for the spiritual journey's climax.
17:12, 09 August 2014 Saturday
Despite Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz inaugurating a Zamzam Water Project to ensure a constant supply of pure Zamzam water in 2010, criticism of the minaret plans appear to be falling on deaf ears.
12:03, 24 July 2014 Thursday
Three were hospitalized after a fire broke out in scaffolding.
11:33, 26 June 2014 Thursday
Mosque authorities in Mecca’s Grand Mosque expanded the number of Qur’an translations to 72 different languages ahead of Ramadan.
14:07, 24 June 2014 Tuesday
It has been reported that since the beginning of the Umrah season around 5.3 million pilgrims have entered Saudi Arabia.
17:16, 27 May 2014 Tuesday
Called the "Peace be upon the Prophet" project, the center will include an exhibition, university, electronic gate center, library, translation center, hotels and other facilities.
14:37, 09 May 2014 Friday
Mecca, which is located in Saudi Arabia's desert climate, only usually experiences brief downpours four or five times a year on average.
12:31, 22 February 2014 Saturday
The birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is at risk of being bulldozed to make way for a modern complex in the holy city of Mecca.
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