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2 hrs ago | AME Info

Dubai supports INJAZ-UAE during Ramadan

The Capital Club, Dubai's premier private business club and member of the ENSHAA group of companies, has pledged a portion of the proceeds of its popular Iftar events to its 2014 Charity of Choice, INJAZ-UAE.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Charity

4 hrs ago | Government Executive

How Spy Agencies Plan to Solve Their Racism Problem

U.S. intelligence agencies are pledging "diversity and tolerance" reforms after leaks by Edward Snowden revealed a string of discriminatory practices and communications rife with racial, ethnic, and religious epithets.


Related Topix: Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural, Holidays

8 hrs ago | Trend

Five Iranians lashed for breaking Ramadan fast

Five Iranian citizens were lashed in public in the country's western city of Kermanshah due to breaking of the Ramadan fast.


Related Topix: Iran, World News, Middle East, Life, Holidays,

9 hrs ago | Times of Oman

Radisson Blu Hotel unveils Eid promotion

Muscat: Eid is a special time of the year not only for Oman, but the entire region.


Related Topix: Oman, World News, Middle East, Fasting, Life, Holidays, Health

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Peninsula

Woqod to distribute 21,600 Iftar meals

Doha: In the spirit of Ramadan, Qatar Fuel , the leading downstream energy company in the country, is distributing Iftar meal packages at its petrol stations across the country, as part of its corporate social responsibility initiatives during the holy month.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, World News, Qatar, Middle East

Bangkok Post

Home away from home

As the holy month of Ramadan rounds its last corner, we visit the Muslim enclave of Ramkhamhaeng, an area that young people from the South now call home It is the final week of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Fasting, Health, Religion, Islam

WPTV Local News

Four articles you don't want to miss

It's been a rough few days newswise, with little relief from violent, heart-breaking stories.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Religion, Islam


Obama Hosts Ramadan Dinner Propaganda Fest

On Tuesday, the President holds his sixth White House Iftar dinner, in celebration of the Islamic holiday of Ramadan, in which Muslims fast all day and then have a big meal after sundown.

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Malaysians Want the Bodies of Their MH17 Dead Back Before the Ramadan Fast Ends

Zulrusdi bin Haji Mohamad Hol dressed for iftar dinner with other relatives of MH17 victims at Marriott Hotel in Putrajaya, Malaysia, on July 20, 2014.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Life, Holidays,

Tunisia: Ramadan Prices Concern Tunisians

Many Tunisian families are struggling to balance their budgets, since the holy month coincides this year with the summer holidays.


Related Topix: Life, World News, Tunisia, Africa

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Times of Oman

Fasting bridges cultural hiatus in Oman during Ramadan

Muscat: Fasting during Ramadan is an obligation for Muslims, but for non-Muslims, it's a way to feel closer to the society around them and understand the meaning of the Islamic holy month.


Related Topix: Fasting, Health, Life, Holidays, Oman, World News, Middle East

Dallas Morning News

Muslims reap spiritual rewards from long Ramadan fasts in Texas heat

The aromas of Tex-Mex - cheese, chips and enchiladas - wafted through the two-story house.


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The Peninsula

Ooredoo hosts top Islamic scholar for Ramadan talk

Doha: Ooredoo hosted a Ramadan lecture for its employees by globally recognised Islamic scholar Dr Yasir Qadhi .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Religion, Islam, New Haven, CT

Sydney Morning Herald

MH17: Malaysia wants bodies back before end of Ramadan

Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia said it was "deeply concerned" an international investigation team was still blocked from reaching the MH17 crash site and warned separatist groups not to tamper with the plane's black box.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Life, Holidays, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

The Daily Democrat

Iftar Dinner brings together those of different faiths in Woodland

Learning more about one another and breaking bread together are ways to break the cycle of violence and hatred among those of different faiths and beliefs was the message heard during the Woodland Muslim Mosque Interfaith Iftar.


Related Topix: Woodland, CA, Yolo County, CA, Life, Holidays

National Public Radio

The Fasting 5K: No Food, No Water, No Problem For Muslim Runners

Participants completed a 3-mile loop around the National Mall - without food or water since sunrise.


Related Topix: Fasting, Health, National Mall, US National Parks, Boston, NY, Life, Holidays

Egypt Today

Ramadan in Memory Lane

Next to the spiritual blessings of the Holy Month, Ramadan in Egypt is about gatherings of friends and family.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Fasting, Health

Slugger O'Toole

Ramadan in Belfast

It's a muggy Saturday evening in south Belfast and the summer sun, covered by dense cloud, is just setting.


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The Nation

Israel's Ground Offensive Brings More Death and Destruction to Gaza

Relatives cry during the burial of eight members of Abu Jarad family, including three children, who medics said were killed by an Israeli tank shell, at a cemetery in Beit Lahiya in the northern Gaza Strip July 19, 2014 The Abu Jarads died together.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Life, Holidays, US News, Liberal Political News

Al Bawaba

Dubai Investments reaches out to the community with Ramadan initiatives

Dubai Investments, the leading investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has lent its support to a number of social and community initiatives to help the underprivileged across the UAE in line with its spirit of sharing and caring during the Holy Month of Ramadan.


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