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<P class=MsoNormal>In a bid to be eco-friendly, authorities at the Hajj are using a host of techniques to ensure every part of the 750,000 camels, cows, sheep and goats to be sacrificed are put to good use.</P>

Last Modified: 15 Nov 2010 12:04

<p style="margin: 0.1pt 0in;"><span style="font-family: Verdana;">Happy memories are beginning to come back slowly during my trip to Mecca for the Hajj, as is the reason my parents journeyed to the holy centre of our faith so many years ago. </span></p>

Last Modified: 14 Nov 2010 14:30

<p>Follow Al Jazeera on a vivid tour of Mecca as millions of Muslims gather for the annual Hajj pilgrimage. Photos by Fadi El Binni</p>

Last Modified: 14 Nov 2010 01:02

<P>Saudi newspaper article about "threats from some maids and servants and their satanic games of witchcraft and sorcery" serves to highlight the&nbsp;treatment of&nbsp;such workers in kingdom.</P>

Last Modified: 9 Nov 2010 17:25

<P>Every step of the way it&nbsp;is obvious that members of the commission&nbsp;probing Israel's deadly raid on a Gaza-bound aid ship&nbsp;made up&nbsp;their mind long before the proceedings began.</P>

Last Modified: 26 Oct 2010 11:57