Ramadan

A ritual for Ramzan, virtually

A year since the start of the pandemic, a second Ramzan comes amid fear and uncertainty, disease and disturbance.

published on : 15th May 2021

Serving hope during Ramadan: This Bengaluru lawyer feeds the hungry when world sleeps

Since Ramzan began, this team of volunteers has been heading out every morning at 3am to feed 500 others before they sit down for their own sehri

published on : 8th May 2021

'No Sweets': For Syrian refugees in Lebanon, a tough Ramadan

What is traditionally a jovial celebration of the start of the Muslim holy month around a hearty meal was muted and dispirited for her small Syrian refugee family.

published on : 18th April 2021

Mosques in containment zones to remain shut

As the holy month of Ramadan begins from Wednesday, the state government has issued guidelines in mosques.

published on : 15th April 2021

COVID-19 impact: Jama Masjid area witnesses less crowd on first day of Ramadan

With a new surge, the national capital on Tuesday recorded 13,468 new COVID-19 cases. The general fear of coronavirus was perceptible as Jama Masjid area witnessed a fewer number of people.

published on : 14th April 2021

Muslims navigate restrictions in the second pandemic Ramadan

For many Muslims navigating restrictions, that means hopes of a better Ramadan than last year have been dashed with the surge in infection rates

published on : 12th April 2021

Ramadan fast sparks debate ahead of FIFA World Cup

Throughout Ramadan, observant Muslims are expected to abstain from eating and drinking from sunrise to sunset.

published on : 12th June 2018

Discourse on welfare should build up during Ramzan: Indresh Kumar

Ramzan is the month of purification and hence discourse on welfare should build during this month, said senior RSS leader and patron of Muslim Rashtriya Manch Indresh Kumar.

published on : 4th June 2018

Sangh resorts to Roza-Iftaar diplomacy to woo minority

With an eye on 2019,  Hindutva organisations, including the RSS affiliated outfit Muslim Rashtriya Manch (MRM), are back to ‘Iftaar’ diplomacy.

published on : 4th June 2018

Centre accepts Mebhooba Mufti’s proposal, orders ceasefire in Kashmir during Ramzan

A Home Ministry statement said that security forces had been told not to launch operations in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month.

published on : 16th May 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: Why Mehbooba Mufti wants ceasefire during Ramadan, Amarnath Yatra month

She hopes to bring the situation back to normal in PDP’s south Kashmir fort, ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 16th May 2018

Halt security operations during Ramadan, Amarnath Yatra: Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti

An All Party Meeting came against the backdrop of the death of a 22-year-old tourist from Tamil Nadu, whose vehicle was targeted by stone-pelters.

published on : 10th May 2018