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There are two main Eid celebrations in the Islamic calendar every year and these are the expected dates to know when booking holidays and planning time off from..
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Ramadan and Eid al Fitr were both observed under lockdown rules earlier this year
on July 29, 2020 • Leicester Mercury
Eid means festival in Arabic and is used for the name of more than one event in the Muslim calendar - here are all the main Eid events in the Islamic year
on July 28, 2020 • Tamworth Herald
By Pierrepont Johnson III

For three days in May, the streets of Kabul were peaceful. No bullets exchanged between the Taliban and government forces...
on July 23, 2020 • Eurasia Review
The second Eid is coming and the relaxation of lockdown restrictions will mean a greater chance for communal celebrations than for Eid al-Fitr
on July 14, 2020 • Tamworth Herald
By Abubakar Siddique*

(RFE/RL) -- Controversy continues to mount over reports that Russian security officers allegedly offered bounties to the..
on June 29, 2020 • Eurasia Review
There was a sharp reduction in violence following the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr last month, which officials hoped would pave the way for talks.
on June 23, 2020 • Jerusalem Post
The Taliban, who have been stepping up deadly assaults against Afghan forces for weeks, surprised on Saturday May 23, 2020 by unilaterally declaring a cessation..
on June 23, 2020 • Eurasia Review
(RFE/RL) -- A top Afghan government official has accused the Taliban of unleashing a wave of attacks ahead of potential talks between the warring sides, saying..
Credit: Eurasia Review - Published on June 22, 2020

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s coronavirus infections soared past 5,000 as the World Health Organization urged the government to impose a two-week lockdown to stem..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on June 10, 2020

ISLAMABAD — The number of new coronavirus infections in Pakistan continued to spiral upward, as thenation of 220 million people surpassed 100,000 cases as of..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on June 8, 2020

It was exactly one year ago that an extended Eid Al Fitr break turned tragic after a bus crash in Dubai claimed 17 lives.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on June 6, 2020

It was exactly one year ago that an extended Eid Al Fitr break turned tragic after a bus crash in Dubai claimed 17 lives.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on June 6, 2020

(RFE/RL) — The U.S. military says it has launched its first air strikes against the Taliban since a cease-fire declared by the militants and Afghan forces last..
Credit: Eurasia Review - Published on June 5, 2020

Father confessed to attacking his daughter, who was hospitalized in serious condition, when she came home for Eid al-Fitr after refusing to move back in with the..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on June 4, 2020

(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Red Sea hotels reported occupancy rates ranging between 10-15% over the Eid Al-Fitr holiday, according to Alaa Akel, Ch...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on June 2, 2020

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co (AAB), the exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus in Qatar, and Qatar Chess Association ce...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on June 1, 2020

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) said that its health centers have served about 26,941 patients during Eid Al Fitr holidays..
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on June 1, 2020

Some illegal vendors, too, have been arrested in different areas of the emirate, the police added.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 31, 2020

By James Barnett*

In the early hours of January 5, 2020, roughly a dozen militants from al-Qaeda’s East African affiliate, the Somalia-based..
Credit: Eurasia Review - Published on May 31, 2020

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The Abu Dhabi Police received 41,588 emergency calls during the Eid Al Fitr holidays, from May 22 to May26, a senior offic...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 30, 2020

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Government offices in Qatar will revert to the 7am to 1pm schedule from Sunday when they reopen after the Eid al-Fitr brea...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 29, 2020

Amir Khan has broken coronavirus lockdown rules once again after arranging a family reunion in Bolton to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. The boxer, his wife and three..
on May 29, 2020 • Daily Star
It is the first deadly attack since a three-day ceasefire announced over the Eid al-Fitr holiday ended on Tuesday.
Credit: Al Jazeera - Published on May 28, 2020

Dubai Courts services remain available on their portal and the remote services of the amicable settlement centre.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 28, 2020

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) For the first time, it was an Eid without social gatherings and gift exchanges for UAE residents. With everyone urg...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 28, 2020

By Frud Bezhan*

(RFE/RL) — Afghanistan’s flagging peace process was on the verge of collapse following weeks of devastating militant attacks,..
Credit: Eurasia Review - Published on May 27, 2020

Throughout the break, some 24,198 calls were made to the Dubai Police's hotline.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 27, 2020

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Winter vegetable markets will reopen today after three-day Eid Al Fitr break with new timings, offering a number of farm f...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 27, 2020

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The online Eid Al Fitr celebration by the Cultural Village Foundation (Katara) generated huge interest on its website and ...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 27, 2020

(MENAFN - Jordan Times) Jordan on Monday marked its 74th Independence Day anniversary, coinciding with Eid Al Fitr, under the shadow of the coronav...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 27, 2020

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Katara - the Cultural Village is concluding its Eid al-Fitr festivities on Wednesday, after four days of immense popular t...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 27, 2020

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on Switzerland to enhance the effectiveness of a financial mechanism it has set up for trade with Iran, so that Tehran..
Credit: Eurasia Review - Published on May 26, 2020

Forty comedians came together for 2 hours of stand-up to celebrate a socially distant Eid-al-Fitr. They cracked wise about everything from smelly burps to..
Credit: NPR - Published on May 26, 2020

(MENAFN - Jordan Times) AMMAN � Experiencing the first Eid Al Fitr, the feast marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, under lockdown, people ...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 26, 2020

The inmates have been released as part of a trust-building prisoner swap. The Afghan government also wants an extension on the Eid al-Fitr ceasefire.
Credit: Deutsche Welle - Published on May 26, 2020

Hundreds of Muslims from a mosque in Germany came together for a holiday prayer while maintaining social distancing ... thanks to their friendly neighborhood..
Credit: TMZ.com - Published on May 26, 2020

Following the ceasefire that both parties agreed to in celebration of Eid al-Fitr, Afghan president pledged that up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners will be released...
on May 26, 2020 • HNGN
The Afghan government said it would free 900 prisoners on Tuesday, its single-largest prisoner release since the US and the Taliban signed a peace deal earlier..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on May 26, 2020

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Ambassador of Kuwait to Qatar, H E Hafiz Mohammed Al Ajmi, said that Eid Al Fitr comes this year under exceptional circums...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 26, 2020

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT, May 26 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah thanked on Tuesday...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 26, 2020

Afghan authorities plan to release 900 more Taliban prisoners today, as a rare ceasefire by the insurgents entered its third and last day. The pause in fighting,..
on May 26, 2020 • WorldNews
CASABLANCA Morocco (AP) — Instead of mass prayers and large family gatherings filled with colorful clothes, gifts and traditional foods, millions of Moroccan..
Credit: SeattlePI.com - Published on May 26, 2020

The festival marks the end of Ramadan (Encyclopaedia Britannica article). “As Muslims observe the day of Eid al-Fitr, we hope they find both comfort and..
Credit: Catholic Culture - Published on May 26, 2020

CASABLANCA Morocco (AP) — Instead of mass prayers and large family gatherings filled with colorful clothes, gifts and traditional foods, millions of Moroccan..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on May 26, 2020

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Sandstorm, heavy rain and strong wind hit parts of the UAE on the first and second day of Eid Al Fitr celebrations. The do...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 26, 2020

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT, May 25 (KUNA) -- The government of Kuwait Monday congratulated His Highness the Amir, His Highness the Cr...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 25, 2020

'We will not allow the Palestinian lands to be offered to anyone else,' Turkish president says in video message for Eid al-Fitr, as Netanyahu doubles down on..
Credit: Haaretz - Published on May 25, 2020

(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 24th May 2019 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi ...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 25, 2020

(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The ‘Let's Celebrate Eid Together' initiative has reflected Qatar government's keenness towards ensuring the welfare...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 25, 2020

Millions of Muslims in the two nations celebrate the end of the holy month of Ramadan under the shadow of the pandemic.
Credit: Al Jazeera - Published on May 25, 2020

The Taliban announced the cease-fire in honor of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, and the Afghan government quickly reciprocated by initiating a process to..
Credit: NPR - Published on May 25, 2020

Police and patrols have been working round the clock to prevent the water from reaching the main roads.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

Police and patrols have been working round the clock to prevent the water from reaching the main roads.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Doha: As part of the ‘Let's Celebrate Eid Together' initiative Qatar distributed a total of 50,000 food kits to comm...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 25, 2020

Forced to forego ancient traditions this Eid, Iraqis use technology to mark the religious holiday, overshadowed by the coronavirus pandemic.
Credit: Al Jazeera - Published on May 25, 2020

A number of Muslim communities arranged socially distant celebrations in the US.
Credit: Al Jazeera - Published on May 25, 2020

(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Dusty weather to persist in the UAE on Monday as well with a chance of rainfall in parts of the country, the national Met ...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 25, 2020

[VOA] Thousands of Muslims in Cameroon's capital, Yaoundé, have defied Sunday's ban of Eid-al Fitr public prayers, ordered as part of measures to stop the..
Credit: allAfrica.com - Published on May 25, 2020

[VOA] Somalia was among Muslim countries Saturday that performed Eid al-Fitr, the holiday marking the end of the Islamic observance of Ramadan.
Credit: allAfrica.com - Published on May 25, 2020

'The special occasion furthers the spirit of compassion'
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) This year, Qatar is experiencing a unique celebration of Eid Al Fitr as authorities have urged citizens and residents to s...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 25, 2020

The purpose of the visit was to support and boost the morale of medics and patients.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Muslims in India and Bangladesh joined prayers to celebrate a subdued Eid-al Fitr on Monday, marking the end of the Ramadan holy month..
Credit: Seattle Times - Published on May 25, 2020

The purpose of the visit was to support and boost the morale of medics and patients.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

Designed in the shape of a traditional Arabian Incense Burner Statue - a symbol of 'Mabkhara'.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

Designed in the shape of a traditional Arabian Incense Burner Statue - a symbol of 'Mabkhara'.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

The pictures have garnered thousands of likes and shares on social media.
Credit: Khaleej Times - Published on May 25, 2020

[VOA] At least four civilians were killed and more than 15 others were wounded in a bomb blast during Eid al Fitr celebrations outside the Somali town of Baidoa,..
Credit: allAfrica.com - Published on May 25, 2020

As Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr to mark the end of the fasting month, thousands of migrant workers in Singapore have had to spend the holiday..
Credit: Reuters India - Published on May 25, 2020

Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan on Sunday sent lovely wishes to his followers on the occasion of Eid. The star also shared personalised character posters as he..
Credit: Mid-Day - Published on May 25, 2020

(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency) Riyadh, May 24, 2020, SPA -- His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy P...
Credit: MENAFN.com - Published on May 25, 2020

(RFE/RL) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani launched a process on May 24 to release up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners after welcoming an offer by the militants of a..
Credit: Eurasia Review - Published on May 24, 2020

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