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2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

Indians in Saudi Arabia asked to get machine-readable passports

The Indian embassy in Saudi Arabia has appealed to all Indians living in the kingdom to get machine-readable passports issued as soon as possible, a media report said Monday.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Times

PIA begins pre-Hajj operation : August 29, 2014,

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines' Pre-Hajj operation 2014 commenced on Thursday.

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Reuters

Iraq and Syria pose Saudi dilemma - failed states or Iran proxies

With militant Islamists gaining the upper hand in Syria's rebel movement and grabbing big tracts of Western Iraq, Saudi Arabia's ruling family faces an increasingly uncomfortable dilemma.

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AME Info

Middle East travel soars during Ramadan 2014

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Outlook

AI Flight Arrives in Saudi With First Hajj Pilgrims From India

The first Hajj flight from India carrying 235 pilgrims has arrived in Madinah in Saudi Arabia.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Saudi Government Gearing Up To Receive 1435 Hijrah Haj Pilgrims - Consul General Of Malaysia

From Hafizah Kamaruddin MADINAH, Aug 27 -- The government of Saudi Arabia has made various improvements for this year's haj pilgrims, including expanding the haj arrival area at its international airport and providing air conditioning for the comfort of the pilgrims.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Image of Asia: Starting the hajj in Kashmir

In this photo by Dar Yasin, a Muslim in Indian-ruled Kashmir is hugged by her relative before leaving on the hajj to Mecca.

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Anna.aero

Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways put Eritrea on the global aviation map

The Turkish Ambassador in Eritrea Mr Firat Sunel and Mr Paulos Kahsay, Director General of Eritrean aviation celebrated the launch last week of Turkish Airlines' new thrice-weekly service to Istanbul .

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The Nation

Pilgrims head to Medina on NCPO-arranged flight

The TG flight carrying 281 pilgrims, most of whom were from the three southern border provinces, was arranged by the military junta.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

AME Info

Qatar Airways to fly double daily to Madinah from October

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Yahoo!

Saudi set to earn $8.5 bn from hajj

Saudi Arabia could earn $8.5 billion from this October's hajj, according to a study published on Monday, which predicted that two million Muslims would make the pilgrimage to Mecca.

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Jerusalem Post

IRNA: Iran deputy foreign minister to visit Saudi Arabia on Monday

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian is visiting Saudi Arabia on Monday, state news agency IRNA reported, in the first such visit since the election of President Hassan Rouhani in 2013.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Newindpress

Haj Pilgrims to Get Sacred Water Cans on Arrival

RIYADH: Indian nationals will be provided sacred Zamzam water cans on their arrival in India from the Haj pilgrimage under a new agreement finalised between the Haj Committee of India and Saudi Arabian Airlines, a media report said.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Al Bawaba

Elaf reports 96 per cent occupancy during Holy Month of Ramadan

With the conclusion of this year's celebration of the Holy Month of Ramadan, the Elaf Group of Companies is pleased to announce its latest achievement as a major travel and tourism company.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Newkerala.com

More facilities in place for Indian Haj pilgrims this year

The Indian consulate in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, has introduced a slew of measures, including a high-tech app for Haj pilgrims, aimed at making more comfortable their holy visit to the country scheduled later this month, Consul General B.S. Mubarak has said.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Today.Az

VIP planes to carry Azerbaijani pilgrims to Hajj pilgrimage

This year Azerbaijani pilgrims leaving for Hajj pilgrimage will fly to Saudi Arabia by special VIP planes.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Star Online

Glad to be rid of Maliki, Saudi Arabia congratulates new Iraq PM

Saudi King Abdullah congratulated Haider al-Abadi on his appointment as Iraq's new prime minister, the state news agency SPA reported on Tuesday, in a sign of Riyadh's eagerness to see the departure of his predecessor Nuri al-Maliki.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

AME Info

350 Saudi contractors urge Saudi Aramco to participate in giant project

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Saudi Arabia: Lab tests negative for Saudi man suspected of Ebola

Samples submitted to an international reference laboratory were negative for Ebola virus, the Ministry of Health announced Saturday August 9th,2014 in Jeddah.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Examiner.com

I ate at the Embassy of Saudi Arabia

Thanks to the International Club of DC -- an organization that sets up many embassy parties to foster cultural understanding -- I was able to get myself a ticket to a special reception and dinner at the Embassy of Saudi Arabia! As a nation that hasn't fostered tourism and is the site of Mecca, there's quite a bit of mystery surrounding it.

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