Eid ul-Fitr Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. PDO donates OMR30,000 to free debtor prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | Times of Oman

    PDO made its first OMR10,000 contribution to the Fak Kurbah campaign before Eid Al Fitr last year and a second towards the end of 2014. Supplied Photo Muscat: Petroleum Development Oman has donated a further OMR10,000 to a campaign to help free debtor prisoners so they can spend Eid Al Adha with their families.


  2. Poll: Should Islamic holiday be added to Jersey City school calendar?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | NJ.com

    JERSEY CITY - Barring a dramatic change of direction, the Jersey City school board is poised to add the Islamic holiday Eid Al-Adha to the school calendar at its meeting on Thursday. The school district was prompted to act by a petition that has amassed more than 460 signatures, NJ Advance Media reported .


  3. Ayatollah's Video Warning: Any War Will Leave - Invading and Criminal America' HumiliatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    A social media account linked to supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei posted a video Sunday, warning that any war with Iran will be costly for America, and featuring images of Iranian weaponry and soldiers carrying a U.S. flag-draped coffin. On its Twitter feed Khamenei.ir carried a link to the short video, with the words: "If any war happens " Khamenei.ir is the Twitter handle and website address of the "Center for Preserving and Publishing the Works of Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei."


  4. Compare Obamaa s Rosh HaShanah and Eid-ul-Fitr Messages [Video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    The President preached to Jews that they are not in control and should have a "sweet year" with neighbors. He told Muslims in July they celebrate a great holiday.


  5. 230 Kahramaa a faultsa recorded from June to AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation "Kahramaa" managed to keep the high quality performance indicators of the electricity network and reduce faults in June, July, and August 2015. However, 230 faults were recorded during the period June to August, which represents 38 percent of the total 599 faults in 2015.


  6. Lamb prices firm as Muslim Eid-al-Adha festival approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    In the week ended on Wednesday 9 September the GB SQQ price for prime lambs fell by 2p on the week to 152.9p/kg according to EBLEX . However, sharper falls at this time last year have meant that the weekly average price has just edged above last year's.


  7. School board OKs calendar policy amid debate about Muslim holidaysRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Montgomery County leaders gave their tentative approval this week to the school district's first policy to guide calendar decisions, a hot-button issue in recent years as Muslim leaders have asked that schools be closed on at least one of their faith's two major holidays. Much of the board's discussion focused on when school closings are warranted.


  8. Review of New Zealand lamb quotas needed in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | IcNorthWales

    North Wales farmers cleared New Zealand lamb from the Tesco Extra store in Broughton Park, near Chester, during this summer's protests They believe changes in the way Kiwi exporters meet their fixed EU quota are having a damaging impact on the UK sheep industry. The discussions, involving NFU Cymru , NFU Scotland, the NFU and the Ulster Farmers' Union, followed Monday's protests in Brussels when around 5,000 farmers joined forces for a COPA-organised demonstration.


  9. Geeking out as Fan Expo descends on TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | CTV

    Archaeological crews discovered the remnants of a Toronto market that stood in the same location as the St. Lawrence Market in the 1800s. CTV Toronto checked out the planes at the annual Canadian International Air Show, held every year at the Canadian National Exhibition.


  10. Rajasthan: Muslims irked by blood donation drive on EidRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    People offer Eid al-Ftr prayer at the Jama Masjid, in New Delhi. Muslims around the world celebrate Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan. AP Photo/ Manish Swarup


  11. Melting pot is not an option for Russia to liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | Pravda

    Russia is seriously engaged in national politics, but does not have an objective to create a melting pot. Every nation has its right to its culture, religion and language.


  12. Mumbai meat ban: Isn't enforced denial a form of violence too?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Ours is a democracy in name only. As in, we vote in an election and whoever we empower with our votes forms a government and rules over us.


  13. How CowRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Every day since time immemorial, perhaps close to one koti students of different levels - from pre-school to doctorate - write essays on 'a cow', but not one of them ever mention India, and yet over the past fortnight, the media has been relentless in doing just that, and not without reason - the cows from across the border have stopped doing the triathlon.


  14. Remittance growth springs back in AugRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Remittance increased 1.71 percent year-on-year to $1.19 billion in August, according to data from Bangladesh Bank. In its monetary policy statement, the central bank said it expects remittance growth to be 10 percent this fiscal year.


  15. Inflation slows on tepid demandRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Inflation slowed by 0.19 percentage points to 6.17 percent in August from the previous month mainly due to a fall in consumer demand after Eid-ul-Fitr. Non-food inflation slowed by 0.45 percentage points to 6.35 percent in August from July, although it was gradually rising since May and rose 0.65 percentage points month-on-month to 6.8 percent in July.


  16. Fake currency gang bustedRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Detectives picked up six suspected members of a forgery gang and seized fake currency notes worth Tk 1.2 crore in the capital's Mirpur on Monday. The arrestees are Badsha Mia, the gang leader, Abdul Jalil, Jaynal Khandakar, Bayezid Bostami, Mohsin alias Wasim and Md Sohag.


  17. Tackle Indian challenge to help Hampshire hospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Daily Echo

    Indian Muslims offer prayers in the premises of the Taj Mahal in Agra, India, Saturday, July 18, 2015. Millions of Muslims across the world are celebrating the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the month-long fast of Ramadan.


  18. Keith Bedford/Globe Staff A man of fiery words and a fatherly presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | Boston.com

    It is early morning on Eid al-Fitr, the holiday marking the end of Ramadan, and hundreds of Muslims are streaming into a recreation center in Roxbury to pray. They are Nigerian, Somalian, and African-American; the men in prayer caps and knee-length robes, the women in head scarves and flowing garments.


  19. Embassy launches Kulinarya Qatar to promote PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2015 | The Peninsula

    BY RAYNALD C RIVERA DOHA: The Philippine embassy is keen to boost Philippine tourism with the launch of Kulinarya Qatar, a first-of-its-kind initiative which utilises Filipino cuisine as a vehicle to promote the country as a leading culinary, tourist and business destination. "I have been in the diplomatic service for more than two decades and I've always believed that food plays a major role in promoting a country's national identity and culture," said Ambassador Wilfredo C Santos at the formal launch of Kulinarya Qatar on Thursday at InterContinental Doha The City.


  20. Abu Dhabi Airport Handled 2.1m Passengers In JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | Airport Business

    Aug. 27--Abu Dhabi International Airport's passenger handling set a new record of 2.1 million passengers in July. Not only did the total number of passengers traveling through the airport hit the two million mark for the first time ever, but the figure for the departing passengers alone also reach a record, with over a million travellers leaving from Abu Dhabi International Airport.