Eid ul-Fitr

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath greets people on Eid-ul-Fitr

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath greets people on Eid-ul-Fitr

Greeting for the first time on Eid ul-Fitr, the Chief Minister said the festival was a special occasion where the message of joy and peace is spread to the world.

Jun 26, 2017, 10:18 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ramadan

PM Narendra Modi greets nation on Ramadan

Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, ends with Eid ul-Fitr and normally depending on the calendar it lasts either 29 or 30 days.

May 28, 2017, 11:51 AM IST

Rex Tillerson declines to host Ramadan reception

Since 1999, Tillerson's five predecessors have hosted either an Iftar dinner to break the fast, or an Eid ul-Fitr reception at the end of the month-long holiday. 

May 28, 2017, 10:07 AM IST
Security tightened around 127 Eidgahs in Muzaffarnagar ahead of Eid festival

Security tightened around 127 Eidgahs in Muzaffarnagar ahead of Eid festival

The security around 127 Eidgahs has been tightened in the district ahead of Eid festival.

Jul 05, 2016, 13:26 PM IST

Turkey to open border with Syria

Turkey said it will open the Hatay border with Syria during the Muslim festival of Eid ul-Fitr for Syrians in Turkey to return home, the media said on Wednesday.

Jun 22, 2016, 20:26 PM IST

Iran leader withholds verdict on nuclear deal, vows anti-US policies

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei withheld his verdict on Iran`s nuclear deal on Saturday but in a fiery address vowed enduring opposition to the United States and its Middle East policies, saying Washington sought Iran`s `surrender`.

Jul 18, 2015, 22:00 PM IST

NYC Hindu leaders upset over not including Diwali as holiday

Hindu community leaders in the US have expressed their disappointment over a decision by the city administration here of excluding Diwali from its list of school holidays.

Mar 05, 2015, 12:14 PM IST

Gaiety marks Eid-ul-Azha across Telangana, Andhra

Eid-ul-Azha was celebrated Monday with religious fervour and gaiety across Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

Oct 06, 2014, 15:46 PM IST

Indian, Pakistan armies exchange Eid greetings

Despite tensions on the border, Indian and Pakistani armies Monday greeted each other with sweets on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir on the occasion of Eid.

Oct 06, 2014, 15:43 PM IST

Boycott Chinese products, says prominent cleric in Eid sermon

People in India should boycott Chinese products to protest the border intrusion incidents and save the domestic cottage industries, prominent Muslim cleric Maulana Khalid Rasheed Farangi Mahali on Monday said.

Oct 06, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

No exchange of sweets between India and Pak at Wagah on Eid

With tension prevailing on the border, the traditional exchange of sweets between the troops of India and Pakistan along the Wagah border in Punjab on Eid has been called off.

Oct 06, 2014, 13:35 PM IST

Armed forces ready to respond to Pakistan's provocations: Jaitley

Union Minister for Defence and Finance, Arun Jaitley, on Monday gave a stern warning to Pakistan after its troops violated ceasefire along the Indo-Pak international border and said that Indian armed forces are equipped to retaliate to such provocations.

Oct 06, 2014, 13:34 PM IST

Syrian troops continue killing as UN men leave

Even as the holy month of Ramzan comes to an end, Syrian conflict seem to be an endless ordeal.

Aug 20, 2012, 18:28 PM IST

Eid on August 31 across Arab world

Eid ul-Fitr, the day of festivities marking the end of the fasting month of Ramzan, will be celebrated on August 31.

Aug 22, 2011, 08:58 AM IST

Eid Mubarak, says US Prez at end of Ramadan

Obama marked the end of Ramadan with stress on commonality between American culture and values of Islam.

Sep 20, 2009, 12:50 PM IST

Pakistanis displaced by Taliban face miserable Eid

Pakistani families uprooted by conflict with the Taliban face a miserable Eid ul-Fitr, with no cash to splash on celebrations and longing to return to homes they fear no longer exist.

Sep 20, 2009, 12:06 PM IST