Daily Archives: August 10, 2019

UAE to mark International Youth Day

ABU DHABI, The UAE celebrates the International Youth Day on 12th August. This year’s event sheds light on international efforts to provide and facilitate education for the youth. It also discusses ways to focus on youth issues and promote them …

UAE expresses deep concern over armed confrontations in Aden

ABU DHABI, The UAE has expressed deep concern over the continuation of armed confrontations in Aden, calling for calm, de-escalation and maintaining the security and safety of Yemeni citizens.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs …

Rescue and relief efforts beefed up in 4 Indian states

NEW DELHI, Indian Army, in coordination with the Navy and Air Force, has stepped up its relief and rescue operations by deploying a total of 123 rescue teams in 16 districts spread across four rain-battered states – Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala …

Pilgrims begin flocking to Arafat

ARAFAT, Hajj pilgrims began flocking to Arafat in a peaceful manner on Saturday morning, Dhul-Hijjah 9, 1440 AH, reported the Saudi Press Agency, SPA.

Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Minister of Interior and Chairman of the Supreme …

Around 2.09m pilgrims arrive in Makkah from abroad and inside Saudi

MINA, Around 2.09 million pilgrims arrived in Makkah from inside Saudi Arabia and abroad as of 21.00 local time on Friday, according to the Saudi General Authority for Statistics.

About 213,455 domestic pilgrims reached Makkah till 09.00 on Friday, the …