Eid ul-Fitr Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Foreigners Drown in Russian Far East Under Mysterious CircumstancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The St. Petersburg Times

    Two Palestinians and a Yemeni national drowned together while celebrating Eid al-Fitr on the banks of the Amur River in Russia's Far East, local news site Amur.info reported Tuesday. The three victims, students at a nearby Russian military academy, had gathered with a fourth friend near the city of Blagoveshchensk on Sunday, which marked the Muslim holiday celebrating the breaking the fast of Ramadan.

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  2. Muslims celebrate the end of Ramadan at Oaks Amusement ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Thousands of Portland-area Muslims flocked to Oaks Amusement Park on Monday evening to celebrate the end of Ramadan , a month-long fast that concluded last week. "After a whole month of sacrfice, this is a reward," said Elizabeth Ribbeck, who brought her children to the festival.

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  3. Afghanistan bans toy guns to curb culture of violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Afghan boys play with a toy guns on the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 17, 2015. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

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  4. Firms in Oman defaulting on Eid wage to face actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Times of Oman

    The ministry also called on private sector employees who had not received their salaries by the deadline to report it to them. Muscat: Despite the decision of the Ministry of Manpower to private companies to pay salaries to employees for July before Eid Al Fitr, some still failed to comply and now face legal action from the ministry.

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  5. French prosecutor requests shelving Arafat death probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas (C) lays a wreath of flowers on the tomb of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat after the Eid al-Fitr prayer early on July 17, 2015 in the West Bank city of Ramallah. AFP PHOTO/ABBAS MOMANI

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  6. "Hussein, Who Said No" coming to liven up Iranian theaters for Id al-FitrRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | Tehran Times

    "Hussein, Who Said No", director Ahmadreza Darvish's movie about the uprising of Imam Hussein against the Umayyad dynasty in 680 CE, will hit Iranian theaters on Wednesday, a few days early to better brighten up Id al-Fitr, the celebration marking the end of the month of Ramadan. The film premiered at the 32nd Fajr International Film Festival that was held in Tehran in February 2104 and won five Crystal Simorghs in the categories of best film, best director, best composer, best cinematographer, and best costume and set designer.

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  7. The significance of the last 10 days of RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Coastal Courier

    Muslims throughout the world are observing Ramadan. Given the atrocities committed during this month by so-called Muslims, I find it necessary to give my view and understanding of the true obligations and purpose of this holy month.

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  8. Eid freeze on hiring expats from Oman's ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: All expat recruitment has been put on freeze by the Ministry of Manpower until after Eid with officials not issuing any new clearances. As of yesterday, the ministry has stopped dealing with any new clearance transactions until the first working day after the Eid Al Fitr holiday, said a reliable source at the ministry.

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  9. PA leader forms committee to investigate possible crimes by Israel in last year's conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    Palestinian Chief Justice Farid al-Jallad was appointed by the PA leader to head the committee, which will investigate accusations along the lines of previous UN inquiries. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas ordered Sunday the formation of a higher national committee to investigate possible war crimes committed by Israel during last year's Operation Protective Edge, according to Palestinian news agency Ma'an.

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  10. Eid holidays announced in Oman. - Photo by Purushothaman. KRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal Al Busaidi, Minister of the Diwan of Royal Court, Chairman of the Civil Service Council on Sunday issued a decision declaring the blessed Eid Al Fitr holiday 1436 AH for employees at the ministries, public authorities and other departments of the state's administrative apparatus will start on Thursday 29th of Ramadan, corresponding to July 16, 2015 until Monday, July 20, 2015. Work will resume on Tuesday July 21, 2015.

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  11. Emiri Diwan announces Eid Holidays from July 15 to 23 for govt. entitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: The Emiri Diwan has announced nine days of Eid al-Fitr holiday for ministries, government institutions and public entities.

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  12. Bali airport reopens after volcano ash shuts it down for second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Volcanic ash and clouds are illuminated by lava from the crater of Mount Raung as seen from Songgon, Banyuwangi East Java, Indonesia on Saturday in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Photo = Reuters/Zabur Karuru/Antara Foto Denpasar : The airport on the Indonesian resort island of Bali reopened on Sunday after an erupting volcano forced its closure for the second time in just a few days and caused fresh travel misery for stranded holidaymakers.

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  13. UNESCO chooses Dr. Mansoor Al Awar as Expert Member of Digital...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Home >> Business >> Education And Employment >> Unesco Chooses Dr. Mansoor Al Awar As Expert Member Of Digital Strategies Committee For Higher Education In Arab World UNESCO has named Dr. Mansoor Al Awar, Chancellor of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University and Chairman of the UNESCO Institute of Information Technologies in Education Governing Board, as a Member of the Expert Committee of Digital Strategies for Higher Education in the Arab World. UNESCO has formed this committee to formulate digital strategies for higher education in the Arab World by developing a scientific plan to support the region's quality of teaching and learning.

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  14. Du Noon blessed with Eid giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... the lead-up to the end of Ramadaan, local charities were trying to make sure all Muslim families had a meal on Eid ul-Fitr, a festival marking the end of the month of fasting. Imam Nooruleemaan Mustafa, leader at the Muhammadi Mosque, distributed ...

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  15. Pakistan Province Bans Toy Guns to Fight - Extremist Tendencies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Breitbart.com

    The Pakistan province of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa is banning sales of toy guns in hopes that the absence of such toys will help fight "extremist tendencies" in children. Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa is a north-western province "near the Afghan border."

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  16. Ash cloud delays: What are your rights?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Newsday

    As five airports in Indonesia were closed on Friday because of a volcanic ash cloud, leaving thousands of passengers stranded, the airline industry could be forgiven for feeling a sense of deja vu. Any flights that travel to areas of volcanic activity - or pass through them - could, theoretically, risk being cancelled because of ash clouds, although such cancellations remain rare.

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  17. Talks between Afghan govt, Taliban a significant step' : July 12, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Daily Times

    NEW YORK: The recent meeting held between representatives of Afghan government and Taliban in Pakistan was a "significant step" but the task ahead is quite difficult, The New York Times said in a lead editorial on Saturday. "While the two days of meetings produced no substantive breakthrough, officials said the two sides discussed the possibility of a temporary ceasefire during the three-day of Eid-ul-Fitr, at the end of Ramazan later this month," the newspaper said.

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  18. NBK announces Ramadan promotion winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Nasser Bin Khaled Automobiles, the exclusive dealer of Mercedes Benz in Qatar, announced the name of the winner of their ongoing Ramadan promotion. The raffle draw held at NBK Automobiles showroom saw Mohammed Rashed Al Athba drive home in Mercedes Benz C Class.

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  19. Pakistani Muslims shop before Eid al-Fitr holidayRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Pakistani Muslims shop at a market ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid al-Fitr, in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar on July 11, 2015. Muslims around the world are preparing to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Sidique)

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  20. NFC boosts service to tackle Eid rushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | Times of Oman

    The Muscat-Khasab-Muscat route will offer 1,552 seats and 320 vehicles. The company will operate eight trips between Muscat and Khasab with effect from Sunday till the weekend.

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