A new tally shows last month’s crush and stampede at the Saudi hajj was the deadliest event to ever strike the annual pilgrimage.
The Associated Press count Friday shows at least 1,453 people died September 24 in... Friday, 9 October, 2015 - 15:26
Israeli troops fired across the border into Gaza on Friday, killing three Palestinians and wounding 14 others who were throwing stones and taking part in a rally in support of violence in Jerusalem, hospital officials... Friday, 9 October, 2015 - 15:02
The death toll among Egyptians in the Hajj stampede has risen to 158 while the number of missing pilgrims amounts to 80, Ambassador Adel al-Alfi, the Egyptian Consul General in Jeddah, announced Thursday.
The... Friday, 9 October, 2015 - 13:01
Tunisia's National Dialogue Quartet won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for its contribution to building democracy after the Jasmine Revolution in 2011, the Nobel Committee said.
The quartet is made up of the... Friday, 9 October, 2015 - 11:45