TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi Arabian authorities stopped Muslim worshippers from entering and praying at the two holy mosques in Mecca and Medina in a bid to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.
News ID: 3470963    Publish Date : 2020/03/20

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first case of coronavirus has been confirmed in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia said.
News ID: 3470883    Publish Date : 2020/03/11

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Disinfecting the Grand Mosque (Masjid al-Haram) in Mecca and the Prophet’s (PBUH) Mosque in Medina cis carried out every day amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus.
News ID: 3470877    Publish Date : 2020/03/10

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Grand Mosque (Masjid al-Haram) in Mecca and the Prophet’s (PBUH) in Medina, Saudi Arabia, were reopened on Friday after disinfection operations in the two holy places.
News ID: 3470841    Publish Date : 2020/03/07

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pictures show the Grand Mosque (Masjid al-Haram) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, being sterilized after the country took the ‘unprecedented’ step of banning foreign pilgrims from entering months before the annual Hajj pilgrimage.
News ID: 3470776    Publish Date : 2020/02/29

TEHRAN (IQNA) – An international institute slammed the Saudi regime’s cover-up of what happened during an uprising against the rule of Al Saud in Mecca’s Masjid Al-Haram (Al-Haram Mosque) in 1979.  
News ID: 3470548    Publish Date : 2020/02/05

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Over 7,000 copies of the Holy Quran have been put back in bookshelves stationed in the circumambulation area (Mataf) of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, as the place is less crowded now at the end of the Haj season this week.
News ID: 3469431    Publish Date : 2019/09/18

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  The last batch of contenders in the final stage of Saudi Arabia’s 41st international Quran competition went on the stage to showcase their Quranic talents and win top prizes on Monday night.
News ID: 3469377    Publish Date : 2019/09/11

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The final stage of the 41st edition of Saudi Arabia’s international Quran competition kicked off in the holy city of Mecca on Saturday, September 7.
News ID: 3469356    Publish Date : 2019/09/08

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A project to add more than 3,000 square meters of courtyard space near to the Grand Mosque in Mecca is almost complete.
News ID: 3469222    Publish Date : 2019/08/22

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The ceremony to replace the old Kiswa (cover) of the holy Kaaba in Mecca was held on Saturday, involving 160 technicians and craftsmen.
News ID: 3469141    Publish Date : 2019/08/11

Tehran (IQNA)- High-speed rail service will be available for the first time this year during Hajj, the pilgrimage by Muslims to Saudi Arabia's holy city of Mecca.
News ID: 3469133    Publish Date : 2019/08/09

TEHRAN (IQNA) – About 9,000 copies of the Holy Quran are being pulled out of the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, every day for errors in the text or incomplete pages, according to Khaled Al-Harithy, director of the department of books of the Presidency of the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques.
News ID: 3469111    Publish Date : 2019/08/04

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A photo has been circulating in social media of the first copy of the Holy Quran printed in Mecca.
News ID: 3469101    Publish Date : 2019/08/03

TEHRAN (IQNA) –  Some 120,000 copies of the Holy Quran will be distributed among Hajj pilgrims in the Plain of Arafat, Mashar al-Haram and Mina near Mecca.
News ID: 3469087    Publish Date : 2019/07/31

TEHRAN (IQNA) – More than 926,000 Hajj pilgrims have arrived in Saudi Arabia from abroad through air, land, and seaports as of Friday.
News ID: 3469062    Publish Date : 2019/07/28

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Members of Iran’s Noor Convoy (Hajj Quranic delegation) have been holding Quranic sessions and programs for pilgrims in the holy cities of Mecca and Medina, Saudi Arabia.
News ID: 3469026    Publish Date : 2019/07/23

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Sérgio Ricardo Messias Neves, also known as Sergio or Serginho, is a former Brazilian footballer who converted to Islam after years playing for clubs across the Middle East.
News ID: 3468687    Publish Date : 2019/06/08

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Over three million worshipers, including Umrah pilgrims and visitors, attended Khatm Al-Quran prayers on Sunday at the Masjid al-Haram (Grand Mosque) in Mecca and the Prophet’s (PBUH) Mosque in Medina.
News ID: 3468667    Publish Date : 2019/06/03

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Pakistan has had the highest number of nationalities who visited Saudi Arabia until last week to perform the Umrah (minor Hajj).
News ID: 3468567    Publish Date : 2019/05/20