Mecca


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joint capital (with Riyadh) of Saudi Arabia

a place that attracts many visitors

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It saw sales falls at its venues narrow since its full-year, but remain under pressure, with like-for-like sales down 2% at Mecca and 1% at Grosvenor.
Sources confirmed that the group of more than 250 Bahrainis were taken into custody from a building in Mecca.
For 26 years Mecca has built a solid reputation as a fabricator of unique and unusual projects - often called upon to think outside the box.
The Arab coalition in Yemen said on October 27 that "Saudi air defence had intercepted and destroyed a long-range missile launched by Houthis from Saada province against the Mecca region".
Mecca has never been an important city, Sardar writes.
He said: "36 trains carrying around 15,000 passengers will operate on an average every day from and to Mecca and Madinah.
Bautista said, 'We are heeding the clamor of our Muslim brothers and sisters for a convenient link to a destination in the Middle East which will serve as their gateway to Mecca.
Everybody at Mecca Dewsbury is so happy for us, it has made the win even more special.
Super Saturday kicks off at 1500 Mecca on 11HD with two live matches -- Chelsea vs Liverpool and Man Utd at Crystal Palace.
The Mecca pilgrimage, also known as the Hajj, is a Muslim tradition that specifies all able-bodied Muslims who can afford to travel to Saudi Arabia must visit Mecca at least once in their lives.
Saudi Arabia's civil defence authority said the crush, in which many died and at least 400 others were injured, took place on Street 204 of the camp city at Mina, a few kilometres east of Mecca, where pilgrims stay for several days during the climax of the Holy Hajj.
TEHRAN (FNA)- At least 350 people taking part in the Hajj pilgrimage have been killed in a stampede near the Islamic holy city of Mecca, officials in Saudi Arabia said.
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MECCA Gateshead is hosting a onesie charity event to help customers banish the January blues on the most depressing day of the year.
Sardar moved to Mecca in 1975 for work and completed one of the five pillars of the Muslim faith during his pilgrimage there: his book covers his studies on Muslim faith and Mecca in particular, and includes modern-day challenges as well as its history.