Eid Al Fitr News
The Note: Can Republicans stanch the bleeding on health bill?
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Next steps for President Trump 's travel ban could be decided today. It's the end of the Supreme Court 's term today and the court is expected to decide on whether to take up Trump's travel ban when it returns in the fall or let the circuit court decisions stand. Brace
No Ramadan celebration at White House, though Trump said during campaign he was open to it
For the first time in nearly 20 years, the White House did not host a dinner celebrating the end of Ramadan , a Muslim religious holiday. Hosting an iftar dinner to mark the end of Ramadan fasting is a tradition that started in the Clinton years and was continued by Presidents Bush and Obama. Last
What to know about Ramadan , Islam's holiest month
For the 30 days in the month of Ramadan , religious Muslims will abstain from eating and drinking between sunrise and sunset. Why? Muslims view the fasting as an exercise in self-control and as an opportunity to cleanse their mind, body and spirit. The sacred ninth month of the Islamic lunar
Investigators Share Video of Possible Arson Suspect From Omar Mateen's Mosque Fire
Investigators are blaming arson in a blaze that broke out overnight in the mosque attended by Omar Mateen, the shooter in the Orlando nightclub massacre that claimed the lives of 49 people and injured dozens more. Emergency responders received a call at about 12:31 a.m. Monday reporting a fire at
Fire Breaks Out at Florida Mosque Attended by Orlando Shooter Omar Mateen
Report of the blaze came just hours after the passing of the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, and on the same day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr.
Chants of 4 More Years for President Obama at White House Eid Celebration
For more than two centuries Muslim Americans of all backgrounds. Arab and Asian. African and laughter you know black and white. Have helped build America as farmers and merchants factory workers architects teachers and community leaders. Most Americans help people sake. Most Americans are as
Chants of 4 More Years For President Obama at White House Eid Celebration
In remarks celebrating the Islamic holiday Eid al-Fitr, President Obama reaffirmed his support and respect for the Muslim community in the United States. He acknowledged the patriotic role Muslim Americans have played in not only serving the U.S. military, but also as doctors, architects, community
Dramatic Photos From Syria Show Children Celebrating Eid al -Fitr Amid Destruction
Syria ’s military declared a three-day “regime of calm” for the entire country on Wednesday, with the start of the Muslim holiday Eid al-Fitr, state media reported . But fighting and airstrikes have been reported in parts of the country since then, despite the temporary unilateral cease-fire. There
Muslim World Celebrates End of Ramadan With Eid al -Fitr
After a grueling summer month of not eating and drinking during daylight hours for most of the world’s 1.6 billion Muslims, today is cause for celebration and feasting for Muslims as they mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr. What is Eid al-Fitr? Eid al-Fitr means “festival of
Islam's Holiest Month of Ramadan Begins, Here's What It's All About.
Grumbling stomachs, headaches, weakness and exhaustion. These are some of the physical symptoms many Muslims across the world will experience as they embark on a spiritual journey to cleanse and detox their souls. Today marks the first day of Islam 's holiest month: Ramadan . For the next 30 days,