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An atheist reviews a modern Christian witch-hunter's book

From ghoulies and ghosties And long-leggedy beasties And things that go bump in the night, Good Lord, deliver us! Ruth Brown believes in witches... and not the New Age kind who meet around coffee tables or celebrate Nature.


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5 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

In Israel, Holocaust survivor worries about her Gazan daughter

In her living room in the Israeli town of Ramle, Sarah says she wants a peaceful life.


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9 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Jerusalem feels Gazan conflict; Kerry in Afghan elections; impending...

This week's round-up of commentary covers the effects of the Gaza conflict on Jerusalem, John Kerry's deft behind-the-scenes diplomacy during the Afghan elections, Asia's anticipation of rising conflict between US and China, a modern threat to London's historic cabs, and the foreboding future of German-American policy interaction.


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13 hrs ago | Final Call

Eid Karriem!' Muslims mark end of Ramadan, celebrate close of holy month

With the sighting of the new moon, the fast of Ramadan ended for Muslims July 28 and around the world the hearty greeting of "Eid Mubarak!" which is often translated as "Blessed Festival!" or "Blessed Celebration!" was given.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Religion, Islam, Chicago, IL, South Holland, IL, Health

17 hrs ago |

Eid-ul-Fitr 2014: 7 practices that are followed on the Feast of Breaking the Fast

As the holy month of Ramadan comes to an end, Muslims all over India come together to celebrate one of the most important festivities, Eid-ul-Fitr or Eid-al-Fitr.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Ramadan, Health

22 hrs ago | KSL-TV

Utah family hosts local Muslims in end-of-Ramadan celebration

On a humid July morning in Salt Lake City, a woman sitting under a canopy remarked that the weather was similar to what it would have been in Pakistan.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Eid ul-Fitr, Health

Mon Jul 28, 2014

ABC News

Fasting and growing: an 11-year-old's perspective on Ramadan

During the daylight hours for the last 30 days, Nashmia has not touched any food or water while going about her everyday life at school and with friends.


Related Topix: Health, Ramadan, Life

PC Magazine

Fasting? Prayer? There's an App for That

Many of the 1.6 billion Muslims worldwide are in the midst of the holy month of fasting, Ramadan.


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


Rawlings, Nana Konadu greet Muslims

Nana and I extend our best wishes to all Muslims in Ghana and beyond on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr which falls today.


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The Lebanon Daily News

Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid celebrations

Millions of Muslims across the world are celebrating the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the monthlong fast of Ramadan.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Eid ul-Fitr, World News, Travel, Iraq Travel, Middle East Travel, Middle East, Israel Travel, Israel Travel, Health

Thame Today

Aylesbury Muslims celebrate historic united Eid

Muslims across Aylesbury are celebrating the end of Ramadan, in an Eid celebration which is united for the first time in living memory.


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The Wichita Eagle

In war-struck Gaza, civilians struggle to get by

Two Palestinian girls dance while celebrating the First day of Eid al-Fitr in a United Nations school where dozens of families have sought refuge after fleeing their home in fear of Israeli airstrikes, in Jabaliya refugee camp, northern Gaza Strip, Monday, July 28, 2014.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Travel, Gaza Travel, Palestinian Territories Travel, Health

Outgoing Karzai says Afghans need new president

In a speech marking the start of the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday that follows the fasting month of Ramadan, Karzai said on Monday that Afghans "want to have an outcome to the election as soon as possible, so that this country can have its president soon."


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Mid-Day Mumbai

Celebrate this Eid with a royal feast

Chef Mukhtar Qureshi prepares a 17-dish Shahi Dastarkhwan on the occasion of Eid, a lavish feast fit for royalty The foodie in us believes that no festival is complete till your belly's full.


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Sun Jul 27, 2014


Of fasting and feasting during the month of Ramzan

CHENNAI: How do you prepare dozens of dishes a day, and not taste them? That's the question we posed to some of the city's Muslim chefs as we hit the end of the Ramzan season.


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ABC News

UN Council Agrees on Demand for Gaza Cease-Fire

The U.N. Security Council has agreed on a statement calling for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza fighting between Israel and Hamas and is meeting at midnight to adopt it.


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Edmonton Journal

Bridge lighting to celebrate end of Ramadan, honour Korean War vets

After a month of fasting and reflection, Muslims will celebrate the end of Ramadan with feasts, friends, family - and, in Edmonton, the lighting of the High Level Bridge in green.


Related Topix: Ramadan, Holidays, Health

Bangkok Post

Hari Raya falls on July 28

The Office of the Chularatchamontri on Sunday declared Monday, July 28 as the Hari Raya holiday, also known as Eid al-Fitr, the festival which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.


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Saudi Press Agency


ANNIVERSARY OF PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE/ PRINCE SATTAM BIN ABDULAZIZ CONGRATULATES CUSTODIAN OF THE TWO HOLY MOSQUES ON SEVENTH ANNIVERSARY OF PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE 25/6/1433H 0047 More than 2 million worshippers attend the last session of reading the chapters of the holy Quran at the Grand Mosque in Makkah Crown Prince arrives in Makkah to stay the remaining ... (more)


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Bellingham Herald

Hamas agrees to 24-hour holiday truce in Gaza war after Israel resumes fighting

Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said the truce would go into effect at 2 p.m. Sunday.


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