The holy city of Makkah reverberated with chants of “Labbaik Allahumma Labbaik” (O God, here I am answering your call) as nearly three million pilgrims from around the world readied themselves for what is often described as once in a lifetime journey of faith.
Human Settlements Minister Tokyo Sexwale has warned the ANC leadership not to underestimate the power and influence of the youth wing president Julius Malema and his executive, according to a report on Monday.
Many soldiers and security forces were gunned down by suspected army defectors in southern Syria, a deadly ambush that comes as President Bashar Assad increasingly appears unable to manage the crisis, activists said Tuesday.
Arab League calls for suspension of Syria
Thursday, 17 November 2011
The Arab League (AL) has confirmed the suspension of Syria from the organization and given its government three days to halt the violence and accept an observer mission or face economic sanctions.
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda said on Tuesday that his government will assist the on-going development of Iraq by contributing 67 billion yen (750 million US dollars) for updating two oil refineries as well as other infrastructural projects.
The Witbank Muslim Jamaat (WMJ) will be arguing a case in the Pretoria Supreme Court to win the right to construct a Masjid in their town
RIYADH: Under the aegis of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah, the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Endowment, Call and Guidance will organize next month the 33rd King Abdul Aziz International Contest for Memorization of the Holy Qur’an with the participation of contestants from 53 countries.