Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Pilgrims registered earlier could perform hajj in 2022 if Covid situation improves
Process of pre-registration for Hajj still remains open and the number of pre-registered people for Hajj so far has stood at 5,224
09 Sep 2021, 11:28
Pilgrims ascend Mount Arafat in high point of pandemic-era hajj
Muslim pilgrims ascended Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat on Monday in the high point of this year's hajj, being held in downsized form and under coronavirus restrictions for the second year running.
19 Jul 2021, 14:13
Saudi Arabia stages second scaled-down hajj of coronavirus era
In the high point of the hajj, worshippers will on Monday climb Mount Arafat.
19 Jul 2021, 10:56
Pilgrims head to Mecca for second Hajj amid pandemic
Pilgrims will begin to arrive in the Muslim holy city of Mecca on Saturday for the second downsized Hajj staged during the coronavirus pandemic with only fully vaccinated residents permitted to ...
17 Jul 2021, 10:23
Eid-ul-Azha on 21 July
The Eid-ul-Azha will be celebrated in Bangladesh on 20 July 2021 (Wednesday) as the moon of month of Zilhajj was sighted on the sky of Bangladesh on Sunday evening
11 Jul 2021, 20:24
JS passes Hajj management bill to deal with irregularities
Parliament on Tuesday passed the Hajj and Umrah Management Bill, 2021 seeking to deal with irregularities and mismanagement in the sector
15 Jun 2021, 13:53
Pilgrims from Bangladesh will not be able to attend Hajj this time too
For the second consecutive year during the coronavirus pandemic, Saudi Arabia is not allowing pilgrims from abroad to attend Hajj. As a result, pilgrims from Bangladesh will not be able to perform ...
12 Jun 2021, 17:20
Saudi Arabia considers barring overseas hajj pilgrims for second year
Saudi Arabia is considering barring overseas pilgrims from the annual hajj for the second year running as Covid-19 cases rise globally and worries grow about the emergence of new variants, two ...
05 May 2021, 21:45
Saudi to allow only ‘immunised’ umrah pilgrims
The pandemic has not abated despite more than 660 million jabs having been doled out across the world, with vaccine-manufacturing powerhouse India registering more than 100,000 cases in a single day ...
06 Apr 2021, 19:07
Bangladesh makes Covid-19 vaccine mandatory for hajj pilgrims
The government has made coronavirus vaccination mandatory for people willing to perform hajj later this year
16 Mar 2021, 22:09