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34 min ago | Al Bawaba

Gotta hold it in for God's sake: Khloe Kardashian says...

Gotta hold it in for God's sake: Khloe Kardashian says "There's no sex during Ramadan!" with BF French Montana The 30-year-old reality star revealed during a radio interview on Thursday that she and Montana are abstaining during the month of Ramadan out of respect for his faith in Islam.


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

3 hrs ago | Air Force Times

AF takes aim at obesity in dependents, retirees

Three-quarters of Americans ages 17 to 24 are unfit for military duty in part because they are overweight, according to a 2010 report by a group of retired military leaders.


Related Topix: US Military, Scott Air Force Base, Mountain Home Air Force Base, US Air Force, Medicine, Diabetes, Health

7 hrs ago | Daily Times

Afghan vote audit suspended again over disagreement : July 26, 2014,

Afghanistan's election commission on Saturday re-suspended the auditing process of 8.1 million votes cast in the presidential run-off poll, after the two candidates failed to agree on the procedure for invalidating votes.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Health, Life, Holidays, Ramadan

11 hrs ago |

Ghana World Cup star Majeed Waris prays for his enemies as Ramadan wraps up

Ghana striker Abdul Majeed Waris hopes to profit from the benefits of observing the Islamic holy month of Ramadan .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Reporter

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

Glitzy billboards in the Middle East and postage stamps in the U.S. Advertisements for lingerie and sales on modest skirts.

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Related Topix: Life, Ramadan, Cellphones, Religion, Islam, Fashion, DKNY, Designers, Health

The Jackson Sun

Jackson Muslims meet to break fast, pray duringa

Jackson Muslims meet to break fast, pray during Ramadan About 200 gather nightly at Jackson's mosque to celebrate the holiest month in Islam.


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

Intermittent dieting helps weight loss: Experts explore fasting pros and cons

The popularity of intermittent fasting has skyrocketed in recent years. Now a researcher has found that using that principle with dieting results in the same amount of weight loss as continuous dieting, reported Medical Research News on July 23 .


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dieting, Health, Nutrition, Medicine

Trinadad Express

Two ways to use Vermicelli

We as Trinidadians are always looking forward to a holiday-it's in our culture. No matter the purpose, time or place we love to share and celebrate with our brothers and sisters of different backgrounds.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Health, Food, Recipes

The Peninsula

Limited supplies pushing up prices of date, says Ministry

DOHA: Demand for dates goes up substantially during Ramadan so do the prices. However, this and the previous years the fasting month coincided with the harvest season.


Related Topix: Ramadan, Life, Holidays, Health

The Indian Express

In Parliament, BJP squirms as Shiv Sena says: Eat this

Shiv Sena MP Rajan Vichare at Parliament on Wednesday; protesters break their fast outside his house in Thane on Wednesday.


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Pray to Allah to heal our ailing economy - Adwoa Safo

The New Patriotic Party Member of Parliament for Dome-Kwabenya, Sarah Adwoa Safo, has admonished the Muslim community to use the period of Ramadan to pray to Allah to heal the country's ailing economy.


Related Topix: Ramadan, Life, Holidays, Health

Daily Herald

Get your cholesterol checked at screenings in Crystal Lake

McHenry County Department of Health will offer a cholesterol screening from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, at Sage YMCA, 701 Manor Road, Crystal Lake.


Related Topix: Crystal Lake, IL, McHenry County, IL, Heart Disease

ABC News

Khloe Kardashian Opens Up About Sex Life with Rapper French Montana

Khloe Kardashian and French Montana arrives at Khloe Kardashian's 30th birthday party at TAO Nightclub on July 4, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, French Montana, Hip-Hop, Las Vegas, NV, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Health, Entertainment


Indonesia's Prabowo files challenge to...

The ex-general who lost Indonesia's presidential election to Joko Widodo mounted a legal challenge to the result Friday, alleging the counting of votes was mishandled.


Related Topix: World News, Indonesia, Life, Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr, Health

Northampton Today

Funfair rides and hot air balloons at celebration at Northampton Racecourse

The public have been invited by Northampton's Muslim community to mark the end of their fasting period at the Racecourse.


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Times of Oman

Punching Bag: What is your Eid wish or greeting for a friend/relative in Oman?

May Allah bless all my friends, relatives & well wishers ling in Oman with all the promised blessings of the fasting month of Ramadan and bless us all with the strength to carry on the practiced obedience and sincerity towards our creator & service towards it's creation during Ramadan throughout, till the arrival of the next Ramadan.


Related Topix: Oman, World News, Middle East, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Health

The Star Online

Senior citizens cooking up a storm at Ramadan bazaars

Mohd Salleh Mohd Din and Siti Salmah Mat Isa enjoy selling apam balik at the Ramadan bazaar in Taman Tun Dr Ismail.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), World News, Malaysia, Health

International Business Times

Ramadan 2014: Five Reasons Why Fasting is Cool Even for Non-Believers

Muslims all over the world fast during the entire month of Ramadan. They finish eating and drinking before sunrise and break their fast only after the sun sets.


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

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Science Daily

Key molecule in flies identified that adjusts energy use under starvation conditions

In the fly Drosophila melanogaster, p53 is activated in certain cells to adapt the metabolic response to nutrient deprivation, thus having a global effect on the organism, researchers show.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes, Nutrition

The Telegraph


Development of roads across the city is taking time. While construction work is on, there is no attempt to ensure smooth traffic movement.


Related Topix: Health, Ramadan, Life, Holidays