Articles about Ramzan

Eid ul Fitr: Significance, date and celebrations

03 May 2022

Lifestyle
Eid ul Fitr: Significance, date and celebrations

Growing up in a cosmopolitan city with people from various communities and religions around, I have had a wide exposure to varied cultures, food, and rituals.

Meethi Eid: 5 mouth-watering traditional delicacies

01 May 2022

Lifestyle
Meethi Eid: 5 mouth-watering traditional delicacies

With the sacred month of Ramzan coming to an end, the Muslim community is all set to celebrate Meethi Eid or Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of Roza (fasting).

5 easy and lip-smacking iftar snacks

20 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
5 easy and lip-smacking iftar snacks

The holy month of Ramadan is on and will culminate in Eid on May 2.

All about Zakaria Street, Kolkata's Mughlai cuisine destination

08 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
All about Zakaria Street, Kolkata's Mughlai cuisine destination

With the month of Ramadan on, foodies across the country sniff out the best places for delicious Mughlai dishes.

Ramadan 2022: Significance and Iftar dishes

02 Apr 2022

Lifestyle
Ramadan 2022: Significance and Iftar dishes

This year, Ramadan begins on April 2 along with Navaratri and ends on May 2.

Coronavirus: Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan goes into self-isolation

22 Apr 2020

World
Coronavirus: Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan goes into self-isolation

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided to self-isolate himself after he met a philanthropist who tested positive for coronavirus. The PTI leader also took the COVID-19 test and his results came as negative, said reports.

LeT wanted to paint 26/11 attack as 'Hindu terrorism'

18 Feb 2020

India
LeT wanted to paint 26/11 attack as 'Hindu terrorism'

Lashkar-e-Taiba, the hated terrorist organization which executed the Mumbai attacks years ago, wanted to pass it off as a case of "Hindu terrorism".

Amit Shah rebukes minister Giriraj Singh for 'Iftar party' dig

04 Jun 2019

Politics
Amit Shah rebukes minister Giriraj Singh for 'Iftar party' dig

BJP President and Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday reprimanded Union Minister Giriraj Singh for taking a dig at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his own party member Sushil Modi over an Iftar party.

Lahore: Bomb blast at Sufi shrine kills 8, injures 25

08 May 2019

World
Lahore: Bomb blast at Sufi shrine kills 8, injures 25

A powerful explosion outside a revered Sufi shrine in Lahore, Pakistan, took lives of eight people, including five police officers on Wednesday morning. At least 25 were injured.

Elections during Ramzan would be problematic: TMC-leader's statement sparks row

11 Mar 2019

Politics
Elections during Ramzan would be problematic: TMC-leader's statement sparks row

On Monday, Kolkata Mayor and TMC leader Firhad Hakim expressed displeasure at the general election dates announced by Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, as it clashes with Ramzan.

Bullet-riddled body of abducted J&K cop found

06 Jul 2018

India
Bullet-riddled body of abducted J&K cop found

Hours after being kidnapped, the bullet-riddled body of a Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) police constable was found this morning in Pariwan, Kulgam.

This organization is changing the lives of LGBT Muslims

24 Jun 2018

India
This organization is changing the lives of LGBT Muslims

While June is celebrated around the world as Pride Month, Muslims also spend days fasting during Ramzan.

Alliance with PDP was compulsion, says BJP's Ram Madhav

21 Jun 2018

Politics
Alliance with PDP was compulsion, says BJP's Ram Madhav

After Bharatiya Janata Party dumped Peoples Democratic Party in Jammu and Kashmir, the saffron party's leader Ram Madhav said forging the alliance earlier was a compulsion as otherwise people would have been disappointed.

Government ends Ramzan ceasefire in Kashmir, security operations to resume

17 Jun 2018

India
Government ends Ramzan ceasefire in Kashmir, security operations to resume

The Indian government has decided not to extend the one-month ceasefire it declared in troubled Jammu and Kashmir on the occasion of Ramzan.

This Eid, eat sewai named after Yogi Adityanath, PM Modi

15 Jun 2018

India
This Eid, eat sewai named after Yogi Adityanath, PM Modi

A restaurant in Lucknow has organized two day 'sewai festival' to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr, the festival that is celebrated after the holy month of Ramzan.

Jodhpur: Man 'sacrifices' daughter to please God during Ramzan, arrested

10 Jun 2018

India
Jodhpur: Man 'sacrifices' daughter to please God during Ramzan, arrested

A 26-year-old man identified as Nawab Ali Qureshi was arrested by Jodhpur police on Saturday for killing his four-year-old daughter.

Ramzan helplines in Uttar Pradesh bombarded with questions

21 May 2018

India
Ramzan helplines in Uttar Pradesh bombarded with questions

In Uttar Pradesh, two helplines were launched on May 18 to help Shia and Sunni Muslims during the holy month of Ramzan.

PM Modi says Prophet Muhammad's teachings can take world forward

20 May 2018

India
PM Modi says Prophet Muhammad's teachings can take world forward

On his first visit to Srinagar after the Centre announced ceasefire during the holy month of Ramzan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged youth of the valley to remember teachings of Prophet Muhammad, the founder of Islam.

Ramzan 2018: Five apps to make your spiritual journey easier

18 May 2018

Technology
Ramzan 2018: Five apps to make your spiritual journey easier

Ramzan is here, and millions of Muslims are observing month-long fast worldwide from dawn-till-dusk.

Outside Udaipur mosque, unidentified miscreants leave burning cylinder

17 May 2018

India
Outside Udaipur mosque, unidentified miscreants leave burning cylinder

In what can be seen as a bid to create disturbance in the community, few miscreants left a burning cylinder outside a mosque at the Chetak Circle in the heart of Udaipur, in the early hours of Wednesday- a day before the holy month of Ramzan started.

Stop operations in J-K during Ramzan: Home Ministry to forces

16 May 2018

India
Stop operations in J-K during Ramzan: Home Ministry to forces

The central government has asked security forces not to launch operations in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramzan.

42 killed in June in Kashmir, bloodiest Ramzan so far

24 Jun 2017

India
42 killed in June in Kashmir, bloodiest Ramzan so far

A report revealed that almost 42 people have died in Kashmir this June, making it the bloodiest Ramzan in the Valley.

50 people killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan

27 May 2017

World
50 people killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan

At least 14 people were killed and eight others wounded in a suicide car bomb attack in Afghanistan's eastern Khost province.