India  /  Published 01.05.22

Moon not sighted, Eid on Tuesday

Eid-ul-Fitr, which marks the culmination of the fasting month of Ramzan, will be celebrated in the country on Tuesday as the moon was not sighted on Sunday evening. Fatehpuri Masjid Imam Mufti Mukarr...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 25.04.22

Building homes, bridging hearts

Hundreds of Muslim villagers in Cooch Behar-I block are volunteering to repair or rebuild hutments of people, mostly Hindus, rendered homeless after Sunday’s storm and hailstorm, at a time bulld...
By Main Uddin Chisti in Cooch Behar

Opinion  /  Published 23.04.22

Egg-shaped Easter candy

This shows the harmony between the three religions but also brings to mind the clashes and tensions. Christians celebrate Good Friday and Easter; Judaism celebrates Passover; Muslims began the month-l...
By Suhashini Sarkar

India  /  Published 19.04.22

Kerala temple organises iftar

A Kerala temple has set an example by organising an iftar gathering for Muslims who could not take part in an annual feast held as part of the temple’s consecration day because they were fasting...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

World  /  Published 16.04.22

Palestinians hurt in Jerusalem clash

At least 152 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli riot police inside Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound on Friday, extending a recent resurgence of violence that has raised fears o...
By Reuters in Jerusalem


India  /  Published 12.04.22

Azan row erupts in Goa

A Goa-based right-wing group on Tuesday demanded the implementation of an administrative order to stop the illegal use of loudspeakers in mosques for 'Azan' or the Islamic prayer call. A dele...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Panaji

Lifestyle  /  Published 08.04.22

Faith, trappings and other memories of Ramzaan

The overload of ‘Ramadan Kareem’ WhatsApps during the early days of the month and a tsunami of ‘Eid Mubarak’ messages with crescent moons and minarets designed into them when...
By Mudar Patherya

News  /  Published 08.04.22

Rising fuel prices set Kolkata markets on fire

Prices of vegetables, fruits and other essential commodities continued to shoot through the roof, keeping up with the rise in fuel prices.  Common people are left with a hole in their pockets an...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 07.04.22

Ramazan mirrors friendly spirit of Kolkata in face of divisiveness

The imam of Nakhoda mosque, Shafique Qasmi, said the message of Ramazan, universal brotherhood, was the need of the hour in India and all over the world. “The spirit of Zakaria Street or Kolkat...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


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