Akheri Chahar Shomba to be observed 14 Oct
As the new moon was sighted on the sky of the country on Friday, the holy month of Safar will begin from 19 September
19 September 2020, 2:59
Holy Ashura observed
Other religious ceremonies were allowed to be held indoors in compliance with all health rules and maintaining social distancing.
31 August 2020, 2:59
Holy Ashura being observed
Muslim devotees are observing Holy Ashura on Sunday, commemorating the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), with due religious fervour and solemnity
30 August 2020, 5:58
No Tajia procession in Dhaka: DMP
Other religious ceremonies can be held indoors in compliance with all health rules and maintaining social distancing
26 August 2020, 12:35
Rohingyas await justice, safe return three years on: HRW
On 25 August 2017, the Myanmar military began a brutal campaign of ethnic cleansing against Rohingya Muslims involving mass killing, rape, and arson that forced over 740,000 to flee, most to ...
25 August 2020, 4:00
Three years on, Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camps
25 August marks the third anniversary of attacks by Rohingya Muslim insurgents that triggered military retaliation and led to the exodus from Buddhist-majority Myanmar over following days and weeks ...
19 August 2020, 3:04
Narendra Modi enjoys twin triumphs for India's Hindu nationalists
The site at Ayodhya and divided Kashmir have been two of the most divisive communal issues of the past 30 years in India, and Modi has attempted to draw a line under both
5 August 2020, 8:07
Eid-ul-Azha, the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims, is being celebrated across the country today with due solemnity and religious fervour.
1 August 2020, 2:47
1,000 pilgrims arrive in Mina to perform hajj
This time, the Saudi government has imposed restrictions to curb the spread of the virus which brought the global economy to its knees and force closure of businesses and places of worships across ...
29 July 2020, 9:45
Govt asks people to offer Eid prayer at nearest mosques
The government on Monday issued some directives asking people to offer Eid prayers at their nearest mosques instead of Eidgah and open spaces maintaining recommended health guidelines amid the ...
27 July 2020, 17:14