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Report says Syria shot down Israeli war plane but Israel denies it

Thursday, 29 November 2018

Syria’s air defence forces shot down an Israeli war plane and four missiles on Thursday, ......

Kaaba’s Kiswah - what you may not have seen before

Saturday, 01 September 2018

The production of Kaaba’s Kiswah (the cloth that covers the Kaaba in Mecca), goes through ......

Where does the Kaaba’s Kiswa end up after its replacement on Arafat Day?

Monday, 20 August 2018

The Holy Kaaba was adorned with a new cover or “Kiswa” on Monday in an annual process ......

WATCH: Kaaba’s Kiswa buffeted by high winds in Mecca

Sunday, 19 August 2018

Images and videos being shared on social media showed the Kaaba’s Kiswa – embroidered ......

Officials confirm Kabaa’s ‘Kiswa’ cloth readied for this year’s Hajj

Sunday, 05 August 2018

Saudi Arabia’s General Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque and the Prophet’s ......

VIDEO: Aftermath of Israel strikes targeting Syria army position near Kisweh

Wednesday, 09 May 2018

An Israeli air strike targeted a Syrian army position in the Kisweh area south of Damascus on ......

Meet the official calligrapher of the Kaaba’s ‘kiswa’ covering

Saturday, 10 March 2018

Mokhtar Alim Shaqdar is the official calligrapher of the kiswa, the black covering of the Holy Kaaba ......

Kaaba’s cover to be strengthened using Kevlar synthetic fiber

Friday, 20 October 2017

A team of experts at Umm al-Qura University in Mecca is studying the reinforcement of the ......

Kaaba gets new Kiswa, embroidered with 120kg of gold threads

Monday, 12 September 2016

Islam’s holiest site, the Kaaba, was dressed in its new Kiswa (the cloth that covers the ......

Holy Kaaba cloth weaver dies after 47 years of service

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

The oldest weaver of the black cloth covering the Holy Kaaba cloth died Monday at a private hospital ......

Ka’bah in Makkah adorned with new covering

Saturday, 04 October 2014

The Ka’bah was adorned with a new cover (Kiswa) on Friday. In an annual custom, the new black ......

UK minister tries hand at Kaaba’s Kiswa embroidery

Thursday, 20 February 2014

A British minister visiting Saudi Arabia took part Wednesday in the challenging and intricate ......

Hajj 2013: Ka’aba cover handed over to Holy Mosque gatekeeper

Tuesday, 08 October 2013

Every year during the hajj season, the Kiswa, or cover, of the Holy Ka’aba, is presented to ......

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