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Eid-ul-Fitr 2019 Celebrations HIGHLIGHTS: PM Modi, Amit Shah wish the country on Eid

June 05, 2019 10:31 pm

Eid Mubarak 2019, Eid-ul-Fitr 2019 Celebrations HIGHLIGHTS: The festival falls on the first day of the month of Shawwal, which is the only day the Muslims do not need to fast.

This Old Delhi town crier keeps alive a dying tradition during Ramzan

June 05, 2019 7:16 am

The job of town crier is rare but not new. It dates back to a time when there was no access to alarm clocks or mobile phones and needed someone who would ensure that people wake up on time. The remnants of this dying tradition still remain in some form in Old Delhi.

Ramzan has always been the time to look inwards, build bridges

June 03, 2019 10:06 am

Ramzan has always been the time to look inwards, build bridges

The sugar syrup-coated orange whorls of delight

June 02, 2019 6:30 am

A date with jalebis during Ramzan in Mumbai.

Fasting and feasting during Ramzan: Tracking Kausar Baugh’s festive delicacies

June 02, 2019 5:04 am

In the spirit of Ramzan, the period of abstinence merges with time spent with families, friends and communities. The streets are filled with food and joy. Kebabs, chicken, biryani and sweets are among the many mouth-watering items on display.

Curfewed nights

June 02, 2019 7:56 am

Despite encounters and search operations keeping South Kashmir on the edge, the Sheikhs ensure a Ramzan tradition — walking down the streets and waking up people for the pre-dawn meal of sehri.

Haleem or Daastan-e-Gul: Which Iftar recipe would you like to try?

June 01, 2019 2:57 pm

Enjoy these delicious recipes with your family and friends. We are sure you will love them!

Pakistan launches its first ever moon-sighting website

May 28, 2019 12:12 pm

The website features sections such as Islamic calendar for the next five years, a day-to-day lunar calendar against dates from the Gregorian calendar, and the dates on which the first day of every lunar month will fall.

Combating radicalisation during Ramzan: In Mumbai, a police outreach to Muslims

May 27, 2019 7:00 am

The police outreach comes against the backdrop of the killing of 51 people at two mosques in Christchurch in March, and retaliatory attacks on local Muslims following last month’s Easter bombings that left 258 people dead in Sri Lanka.

Ramadan recipes: Delicious Iftar dishes you must try

May 24, 2019 4:02 pm

From Bhuna Raan to Boti Kebab, these delicious recipes are sure to add some extra flavour to your Iftar gatherings with your loved ones.


Eid Mubarak 2019: People around the world celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr

June 06, 2019 10:01 am

Eid Mubarak 2019 Images: Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations began in the UAE and Saudi Arabia Tuesday after the Shawwaal crescent moon was sighted late on Monday evening.

Holy month of Ramadan begins with fasting, feasting and faith

May 09, 2019 6:57 am

Muslims across the world celebrate the holy month of Ramadan commemorating the first revelation of the Holy Quran to prophet Muhammad, by observing rigorous fasting from dawn until dusk.

Holy month of Ramzan begins with fasting, feasting and faith

May 18, 2018 4:38 pm

Fasting is considered obligatory in Islam, although there are exceptions for children, the elderly, the sick, those traveling and women who are pregnant or nursing.

Ramadan 2018: How Muslims are observing the holy month of Ramzan around the world

May 16, 2018 10:21 pm

Ramadan, also known or Ramzan, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. Muslims across the world observe the holy month by abstaining from all sins, rigorously fasting and praying and giving benevolent arms.

Eid al-Fitr 2017: Here's how Muslims across the world are celebrating this day

June 26, 2017 12:11 pm

Eid al-Fitr is one of the most anticipated festivals for Muslims all across the globe. It marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan when Prophet Muhammad is believed to have had received the first revelation of the Holy Quran. On this day, Muslims wish each other happiness and good health, indulging in merriment and celebrations.

Here's how the world is observing Ramadan 2017, see pics

June 16, 2017 9:04 pm

Ramadan is a religious tradition where Muslims abstain from food and water between dawn to dusk.

Ramadan: Muslims offer prayers, break their fast

July 01, 2014 12:34 pm

People breaking their fast on the first day of Ramzan at Mahim on Monday.

Holy month of Ramzan begins today

June 30, 2014 5:18 pm

World's estimated 1.6 billion Muslims will mark the beginning of Ramzan from today.