Latest Ramadan Stories

2008-09-10 12:00:30

The great Egyptian singer Muhammad Munir is scheduled to host a live musical concert at the Egyptian Opera House on the 19th day of Ramadan. The stage is being constructed and new decoration will be added to it for the musical event, featuring special Ramadan lanterns will be added.

2008-09-05 15:00:18

The famous Lebanese artist Haifa Wahbe said that she turned down all offers presented to her to sing during the holy month of Ramadan.

2008-09-03 06:00:16

Text of report in English by privately-owned Lebanese newspaper The Daily Star website on 3 September Beirut: For Muslims in Lebanon, there are many traditions associated with the holy month of Ramadan - and not all of them are religious.

2008-09-01 09:00:19

Text of report in English by influential Indonesian newspaper The Jakarta Post English-language website on 1 September Jakarta, Monday 1 September: The government has guaranteed that there are enough food stocks to meet needs during this year's religious festivities - Idul Fitri, Idul Adha and Christmas - and New Year's Eve celebrations.

2008-09-01 09:00:08

By Zarar Khan Associated Press ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- Pakistan said Sunday it was suspending a military operation against insurgents in a tribal region for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan but warned any provocations in the area would bring immediate retaliation.

2008-08-20 00:00:39

Four North Staffordshire chemists are offering Muslim patients help managing their medicines during the Ramadan fast next month. They will can obtain the advice from staff at Co-operative Pharmacy branches in Dunning Street and Furlong Road, Tunstall; Broad Street, Hanley; and Stoke Road, Shelton.

2008-08-19 18:00:43

MUSLIM patients fasting during Ramadan are being warned to heed advice from specialists across the region over managing their medicines during the religious festival.

2007-02-06 06:00:09

By Khattab, Sherif; Mohsen, Iman Abdel; Foutouh, Ismail Aboul; Ramadan, Ashraf; Et al Abstract Background. Women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) are considered to be at increased risk of miscarriage.

2006-07-31 10:31:49

By Tom Perry BEIRUT (Reuters) - As a girl, Salma Ramadan was forced from her home in south Lebanon by Israel's invasion in 1982. Now, an Israeli onslaught on the Beirut suburb where she grew up has made her homeless again.

2006-07-27 07:10:24

By Ahmed Rasheed BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The trial of Saddam Hussein and seven of his top lieutenants for crimes against humanity was adjourned on Thursday to October when the verdict carrying the maximum penalty of death, is expected to be delivered. "The court decided to adjourn the session ...

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).