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Sisi asks Egyptians to support his govt

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 02:28

Egypt`s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi on Monday asked people to support a recent decision to raise petrol prices, saying it is only with their participation that the government can accomplish the toughest tasks.

Sikhs participate in Iftar at Dubai mosque

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 14:13

Around 150 Sikhs attended an iftar feast at a mosque in Dubai, joining Muslims in breaking their fast during the month of Ramadan in the Gulf country.

Somali lawmaker assassinated, Shebab claim responsibility

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 15:13

Somalia`s al Qaeda-linked Shebab claimed responsibility for shooting dead a lawmaker and wounding another today, the latest in a surge of attacks in Mogadishu during Islam`s holy month of Ramadan.

China restricts Ramadan fasting in Xinjiang

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 12:51

China has banned civil servants, students and teachers in its mainly Muslim Xinjiang region from taking part in Ramadan fasting, government websites said, prompting condemnation from an exile group on Wednesday.

Somali Shebab claim attacks, vow more Ramadan violence

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 15:21

Somalia`s al Qaeda-linked Shebab has claimed responsibility for a string of attacks in the capital Mogadishu and warned that violence will intensify during Islam`s holy month of Ramadan.

Algerians deny extra-time defeat due to Ramadan

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 13:09

Algeria goalkeeper Rais M`Bolhi insists his side`s 2-1 extra-time defeat to Germany was not down to his team-mates` observance of Ramadan as the Desert Foxes bowed out of the World Cup.

At least two killed in Somali capital market bomb: Police

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 20:38

At least two people were killed when a bomb exploded on Monday in a busy market in Somalia`s capital Mogadishu at the start of Islam`s holy month of Ramadan, police said.

Bollywood wishes holy Ramadan to fans

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 15:12

Bollywood celebrities greeted fans on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, describing it as the time to forgive others.

Ramadan begins in Kashmir

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 13:40

People went to mosques in larger numbers than usual here as the first day of the holy month of Ramadan started Monday.

Ramadan begins in Hyderabad

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 12:51

The Muslim holy month of Ramadan began here Monday with the devout observing first `roza` or fast.

Egypt moves to restrict Ramadan sermons

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 20:55

Egypt will restrict Ramadan sermons to topics of faith and morality, the state`s top official in charge of religious affairs said today, in the latest move limiting political speech in the deeply polarised country.

Islamist rebels in Somalia kill three as Ramadan starts

Last Updated: Sunday, June 29, 2014, 19:09

Islamist rebels shot dead three members of Somalia`s security forces in the capital on Sunday, police and witnesses said on the first day of Ramadan, the Muslim fasting month when insurgents had warned they would stage attacks.