Id Al Adha
India  /  Published 12.08.19

Poem and tears from ‘non-robots’

Zubair Rashid has been writing poetry since he was 14 but he couldn’t read his poem on Id coherently on Monday.The voice of the civil service hopeful from Baramulla choked with emotion and his words...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 27.10.19

When Rs 60 donation of a teenager stole hearts

Just 13 years old and with a heart of gold. That’s Zulfiqar Ali, an ardent Mohammedan Sporting supporter. Barely into his teens, Zulfiqar, an orphan living at a madrasa in Basirhat, donated Rs 60 he...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

India  /  Published 12.08.19

Id festivities in peace, says J&K govt

Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik said on Monday that Id prayers were offered in all mosques in the Kashmir Valley peacefully. “Today, namaz was offered by the people in every mosque. Namaz...
By PTI in Jammu

North East  /  Published 02.08.19

Camels sell fast in Assam's Darrang market

Camels, for the past couple of years, have become regular attraction ahead of Id al-Adha at Alikash cattle market in Balugaon of Darrang district in Assam.Balugaon is 90km from Guwahati and 17km from ...
By Shajid Khan in Udalguri

India  /  Published 12.08.19

Kashmir on Id: Calm, quiet & cooped up

The Kashmir Valley resembled one large prison on Id on Monday, turning a rare occasion of collective celebration into one of collective mourning.Around eight million people were confined to homes as c...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


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