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28 May, 2017 4:54 PM Valley tense after killing of Hizb militant

Thousands of mourners gathered on Sunday at the funeral of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, who was killed in an encounter in Tral on Saturday, amid anti-India sloganeering by militants. There were also fresh incidents of stone-throwing in parts of the Valley, despite curfew-like restrictions. Militants raised anti-India and pro-Islam slogans 27

27 May, 2017 2:36 AM Rex Tillerson declines to host Ramadan event at State Department: sources

Washington: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Islam's holy month of Ramadan, two US officials said, apparently breaking with a bipartisan tradition in place with few exceptions for nearly 20 years. Since 1999, Republican and Democratic secretaries of state have nearly always hosted either an iftar dinner 20

26 May, 2017 11:10 PM Ramadan Begins In Kerala Today

Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic (Hijri) calendar. It is the most holy month in the calendar for Muslims as it is believed the Quran was revealed to Prophet Mohammed during Ramadan. Thiruvananthapuram: Muslim clerics announced that the holy month of Ramadan, where Muslims keep a dawn-to-dusk fast would begin on Saturday in Kerala. The official 7

26 May, 2017 6:21 PM EXCLUSIVE-Tillerson declines to host Ramadan event at State Dept

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has declined a request to host an event to mark Islam's holy month of Ramadan, two U.S. officials said, apparently breaking with a bipartisan tradition in place with few exceptions for nearly 20 years. Since 1999, Republican and Democratic secretaries of state have nearly always hosted either an iftar dinner to break 21

26 May, 2017 5:33 PM Ramzan, The Month Of Fasting In Islam, Will Begin From Sunday

New Delhi: Ramzan, the month of fasting in Islam, will begin from Sunday as the moon was not sighted today. A spokesperson of Delhi's Jama Masjid said as the moon was not yet sighted, the fasting won't begin tomorrow. Sehri, which is the pre-dawn meal eaten by Muslims who keep fast, will begin tomorrow night. Ramzan is the ninth month of the Islamic 19

24 May, 2017 12:20 PM Pope Francis unsmiling when he meets Trump

When Trump departed after their 30-minute meeting at the Vatican, he told the Pope: “Thank you, I won’t forget what you said.” VATICAN CITY—U.S.President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing world views, met at the Vatican on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience 29

24 May, 2017 3:57 AM Salman Abedi: Student dropout turned suicide bomber

Born to a devoutly Islamic Libyan family in Manchester, media reports said Salman Abedi was known to the security services and he had turned to radical Islam in recent years. MANCHESTER: Salman Abedi, the suicide bomber who killed 22 people in an attack on a pop concert in Manchester, was a business student who dropped out of university. Born to a devoutly 28

23 May, 2017 6:02 PM Police Name Manchester Suicide Bomber, Theresa May Condemns 'Sickening' Attack

The attack was carried out by using an explosive device planted at American pop singer Ariana Grande's concert. Manchester: British police on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber who killed 22 people, including children, in an attack on a crowded concert hall in Manchester, and said they were trying to establish whether he had acted alone or with help from others 26

23 May, 2017 4:33 AM Blast at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester; 19 dead, scores injured

MANCHESTER: At least 19 people were killed and more than 50 wounded in an explosion at the end of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande in the English city of Manchester on Monday, in what two US officials said was a suspected suicide bombing. Prime Minister Theresa May said the incident was being treated as a terrorist attack. If confirmed, it would 32

23 May, 2017 1:19 AM 19 Dead In Explosion At Ariana Grande's Concert In Manchester: British Police

British police said on Monday they had responded to a serious incident at a venue in the northern English city of Manchester where U.S. singer Ariana Grande had been performing. At least 19 people were killed in a blast at a concert in the English city of Manchester on Monday where U.S. singer Ariana Grande had been performing and two U.S. officials 39