India  /  Published 05.06.19

Giriraj's iftar wisdom after years of riling minorities

Bihar BJP MP Giriraj Singh nettled his alliance partners on Monday when he took a dig at some of them attending an iftar wearing skull caps.Singh, in a tweet, took pot-shots at Bihar chief minister an...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.06.19

Giriraj Singh changing spots? Not so fast

A BJP leader fresh from promotion to the Union cabinet taunted Bihar chief minister and ally Nitish Kumar for attending iftar events just “for show”, a comment that apparently prompted Amit Shah t...
By Dev Raj in Patna

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.05.19

Jharkhand's iftar food trail spiced with memories

Stall owner Md Alam, selling bakarkhani rotis priced between Rs 20 and Rs 80 apiece, said, “The quality of ingredients determines the price, not size of the roti.” Ghee, egg whites and milk go int...
By Achintya Ganguly and Praduman Choubey in Ranchi/Dhanbad

Food  /  Published 04.05.20

Order in and enjoy your Iftar

What: Ramadan Special MenuWhere: Hyatt Regency KolkataOn till: IdTimings: Noon to 10pmOn the menu: Indulge in some of the traditional dishes this holy month of Ramadan from the kitchen of the star ho...
By Pramita Ghosh in

India  /  Published 06.06.19

Iftar taunt: Nitish Kumar hits back at Giriraj Singh

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday described BJP MP Giriraj Singh as an irreligious person who didn’t respect other religions and would say anything for publicity, just when it appeared ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

India  /  Published 02.06.19

Neighbourly needling won’t spare iftar

India on Sunday registered a strong protest with Pakistan for the “gross intimidation” of guests at the Indian high commission’s iftar on Saturday in Islamabad.New Delhi billed the turn of event...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi


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