Ramadan Month Begins: Here’s How it’s Observed Around Globe

Ramadan or Ramzan, the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, and lasts 29–30 days based on the visual sightings of the crescent moon, according to numerous biographical accounts compiled in the hadiths. Muslims observe fast during the daylight throughout the month considered a blessed month and they abstain from food, drink, and other physical needs during the day time as a ...

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Muslims on Fasting as Holy Month of Ramadan Begins

The month of Ramadan or Ramzan begins today (Friday, May 26, 2017) with peace, harmony and joy enveloping the Muslims for whom the month holds in special reverence with devotion during the month-long fasting day time and enhances community meetings and Raftar parties. Ramadan or Ramzan (Islamic month of Shawwal) entails that Muslims observe day-time fasting. One of the most ...

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Dhola-Sadiya: Bridge of New Hope Brings North East Closer

Road connectivity in the North-East will see a major transformation when Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the country’s longest river bridge –the Dhola- Sadiya Bridge in Assam today, May 26, 2017. This new, three lane, 9.15 kilometre bridge has been built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, linking Dhola in Assam to Sadiya in Arunachal Pradesh, covering the ...

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Why 32% of Indians Suffer from Thyroid, a Latest Phenomenon?

A study by SRL Diagnostics, also owned by Singh brothers of Fortis, showed that 32% of Indians are suffering from thyroid disorders including thyroid nodules, hyperthyroidism, goiter, thyroiditis and thyroid cancer, with symptoms such as unusual weight gain and hormonal imbalances. It has also thrown light on sub-clinical hypothyroidism, which is the most prevalent form of thyroid disorder and mostly ...

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