Iftar

Opposition leaders, former president Pranab Mukherjee attend Rahul Gandhi's Iftar party

Opposition leaders, former president Pranab Mukherjee attend Rahul Gandhi's Iftar party

The Congress did not hold an Iftar party, which marks the customary breaking of the day-long fast in the holy month of Ramzan, during the past two years. 

Jun 13, 2018, 20:58 PM IST
In a first, Muslims break Ramzan fast in Karnataka's Udupi Sri Krishna temple

In a first, Muslims break Ramzan fast in Karnataka's Udupi Sri Krishna temple

The event was organised by the head of Pejawar Mutt Sri Vishvesha Teertha Swamiji on Friday.

Jun 27, 2017, 10:51 AM IST
UP CM Yogi Adityanath might not host Iftar party

UP CM Yogi Adityanath might not host Iftar party

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also not hosted an Iftar party.  

Jun 13, 2017, 14:08 PM IST

32 Hindu inmates observe roza with Muslims in Muzaffarnagar jail

Out of 2,600 inmates, 1,174 Muslims and 32 Hindus are observing the fast. 

May 30, 2017, 12:04 PM IST
Relish Old Delhi's gastronomic delights during Ramadan with India City Walks

Relish Old Delhi's gastronomic delights during Ramadan with India City Walks

If food is your religion, then the holy month of Ramadan has to be the most eventful on your calendar -- the aroma of the succulent kebabs, fried paranthas dipped in mutton korma or chicken jahangiri, crispy snacks like matthi and namak-paare with a piping hot glass of chai or ice-cold flavored milk -- the list is never-ending.

May 20, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
Why video of Barack Obama and family serving dinner during Ramadan has gone viral

Why video of Barack Obama and family serving dinner during Ramadan has gone viral

A video of United States of America (US) President Barack Obama and the first family hosting a Iftar party during the month of Ramadan has taken the social media by storm.

Jul 05, 2016, 08:29 AM IST

Dalit reporter in Pakistan forced to eat separately at workplace

A Hindu reporter in Karachi in Pakistan was forced to drink water from a separate glass at his workplace after his colleagues found out that he belongs to the Scheduled Caste, it was reported on Tuesday.

Jun 28, 2016, 16:17 PM IST

RSS trying to ''appease'' Muslims: Shiv Sena

The Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM) has invited ambassadors from nearly 140 countries to attend an international Roza Iftar party at the Parliament House Annexe on July 2. 

Jun 28, 2016, 09:00 AM IST
Pak envoy Abdul Basit unfazed by LeT attack in J&K's Pampore, says 'let's enjoy Iftar party'

Pak envoy Abdul Basit unfazed by LeT attack in J&K's Pampore, says 'let's enjoy Iftar party'

The Central Reserve Police Force on Saturday asserted that the two terrorists, who have been neutralized in the Pampore gun-battle in Jammu and Kashmir, appeared to be Pakistanis and were Lashkar-e-Toiba operatives.

Jun 25, 2016, 20:37 PM IST

JD(U) dubs separatists attending iftar at Pak High Commission as ''diplomatic failure''

The Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi has invited leaders of the Hurriyat Conference for Eid Milan on July 21, the separatists have claimed.

Jun 25, 2016, 09:44 AM IST
This is pure hypocrisy: Shiv Sena on BJP-RSS' iftar

This is pure hypocrisy: Shiv Sena on BJP-RSS' iftar

Seeking to shed its anti-Muslim tag, an RSS affiliate is hosting a grand Iftar on July 2 where it has invited ambassadors of many countries including Muslim nations like Pakistan.

Jun 23, 2016, 10:49 AM IST
Attempt to shed anti-Muslim tag? RSS to host grand Iftar, invites diplomats of Muslim countries

Attempt to shed anti-Muslim tag? RSS to host grand Iftar, invites diplomats of Muslim countries

Seeking to shed its 'anti-Muslim' tag, an RSS affiliate is hosting a grand 'Iftar' on July 2 where it has invited ambassadors of many countries including Muslim nations like Pakistan to spread the message of unity and harmony and of making India "riots-free".

Jun 22, 2016, 16:00 PM IST
Won't tolerate power cuts during Iftar and Sehri, Arvind Kejriwal warns officials; VIDEO goes viral

Won't tolerate power cuts during Iftar and Sehri, Arvind Kejriwal warns officials; VIDEO goes viral

CM Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday warned the BSES Yamuna officials in Seelampur constituency that there should be no power cuts during Iftar and Sehri.

Jun 16, 2016, 19:34 PM IST
DISTURBING PIC: Hindu man brutally tortured in Pakistan for selling edibles before Iftar

DISTURBING PIC: Hindu man brutally tortured in Pakistan for selling edibles before Iftar

In a shocking incident, a Hindu man was brutally tortured by policeman in Pakistan for selling edibles before Iftar.

Jun 12, 2016, 11:43 AM IST

RSS organ slams "secular brigade" for Iftar "tokenism"

In a scathing critique of Iftar parties hosted by politicians of varied hues, RSS mouthpiece 'Organiser' on Saturday said such celebrations amounted to "secular tokenism" and go against the ritual's spirit which requires common meals to be fed to poor rather than to "well-fed" political guests.

Jul 18, 2015, 18:25 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to skip President's Iftar party today. Here's why

PM Narendra Modi to skip President's Iftar party today. Here's why

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not attend the Iftar party hosted by President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday evening.

Jul 15, 2015, 07:52 AM IST
Why PM Narendra Modi may skip President's Iftar today

Why PM Narendra Modi may skip President's Iftar today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Wednesday evening chair a meeting with chief ministers of the eight northeastern states in Delhi, triggering speculation that he may skip the Iftar party hosted by President Pranab Mukherjee.

Jul 15, 2015, 07:52 AM IST

Those who attended RSS' Iftar party should also offer namaz: Azam Khan

Taking a swipe at Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) over organising an Iftar party, Uttar Pradesh minister Azam Khan on Monday said those who took part in it should also offer 'namaz' for a day.

Jul 13, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Lalu Prasad rubbishes political theories over decision to skip Sonia Gandhi's iftar

Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Monday said that one should not give political twists to his decision not to attend Congress president Sonia Gandhi's Iftar party.

Jul 13, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

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