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Hajj Pilgrims wary of Bird Flu scare

Fears have grown in anticipation of the fast approaching Hajj, when millions are expected to arrive in Saudi Arabia from nations already heavily affected by the bird flu strain including Turkey and Indonesia. “We have confidence that if Saudi authorities ...

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Death of King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz

Death of King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz

Association of British Hujjaj (pilgrims) UK expressed deepest sorrow and sadness on the death of King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, in its executive committee meeting held in Birmingham, UK. Khalid Pervez General secretary of ...

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HAJJ AWARENESS WEEK LAUNCHED

The National Hajj Awareness Week from 13th to 20th December, 2004, was launched by Lord Ahmed of Rotherham, Patron of the Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH) at the House of Lords, London, on 13th December. The basic aim ...

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Hajj Tour Operator Ordered to Pay Compensation

A couple have won a claim against a Hajj tour Operator and brought about calls for new written contracts for travellers. Ayub Bahadur and wife Zahera went to Hajj in January 2004 for four weeks. However the couple missed their ...

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British Hujjaj Association grieved over tragic accident

LONDON : Association of British Hujjaj, UK has expressed its heart felt sorrow and grief over the tragic road accident in Saudi Arabia in which forty pilgrims including thirty-seven Pakistanis were killed. In a statement here, the General Secretary of ...

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Pilgrims told: Get a jab

Birmingham Muslims preparing for pilgrimage this year are being told they must be immunised against potentially-fatal viruses. The call for more Inoculations comes amid growing concerns over the number of new and deadly tropical diseases coming into Britain as a ...

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Hajj and Umrah conference

A special Hajj and Umrah conference was organised in Birmingham to help British pilgrims on their way to Makkah to know what to expect and how to have a safe trip. Religious experts, doctors and health and safety experts were ...

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