Ramadan

When does Ramadan start in 2020?
Asian Muslims break their fast in a food hall on the first Friday of the holy month of Ramadan in Dubai, 14 September 2007. The world's 1.2 billion Muslims marked the first Friday of the holy
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When does Ramadan start in 2020?

The holiest month in the Islamic calendar sees Muslims undertake a 30-day fast
20 Apr 2020
When is Eid al-Adha and how is it celebrated?
Muslim pilgrims wait for the start of prayers at the Grand Mosque in Mecca during the hajj
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When is Eid al-Adha and how is it celebrated?

The Festival marks the end of the annual Hajj pilgrimage
12 Aug 2019
Eid al-Fitr 2019: everything you need to know
Thai Muslims release hundred of balloons after a morning prayer marking the start of the Islamic feast of Eid al-fitr
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Eid al-Fitr 2019: everything you need to know

The end of Ramadan is celebrated with feasts, gifts and a wealth of ancient traditions
4 Jun 2019
Should GCSE and A-levels be timetabled around Ramadan?
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Should GCSE and A-levels be timetabled around Ramadan?

Christian group angered by decision to move exam dates to accommodate fasting Muslims
7 Jan 2016
IS hang children from pole' for eating during Ramadan
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IS hang children from pole' for eating during Ramadan

Two boys were reportedly strung up outside the offices of the religious police in Syria
23 Jun 2015
Muslim prayer broadcast: provocation or publicity stunt?
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 21:Muslim men pray after a speach by the Islamic Khalifa of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community Mirza Masroor Ahmad at Baitul Futuh Mosque in Morden on September 21, 20
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Muslim prayer broadcast: provocation or publicity stunt?

Broadcaster says murder of drummer Lee Rigby informed decision to broadcast Islamic invocation
2 Jul 2013
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