Another article about "New Makkah"
Mecca's mega architecture casts shadow over hajj
Towering over Mecca, this is the world's second-tallest building – and it is just a tiny part of a voracious development that has seen historic sites bulldozed and locals forced into shantytowns. As the hajj begins, Oliver Wainwright reports
• Plus: Riazat Butt offers a view from the groundhttp://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2012/oct/23/mecca-architecture-hajj1?fb=optOut