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Saudi Arabia reopens mosques with strict regulations for worshippers

Saudi Arabia’s mosques opened their doors to worshippers on Sunday for the first time in more than two months as the kingdom, the birthplace of Islam, eased restrictions imposed to combat the ...

Muslims perform the Al-Fajr prayer inside the Al-Rajhi Mosque while practicing social distancing, after the announcement of the easing of lockdown measures amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on 31 May.

Saudi, UAE mosques to stay closed for Eid prayers

Mosques will remain closed for prayers on the Eid-ul-Fitr festival, Saudi and United Arab Emirates officials said on Friday, calling on the population to adhere to safety guidelines to avoid the ...

A man disinfects inside Banya Bashi mosque, before the last Friday prayers of fasting holy month of Ramadan ahead of Eid al-Fitr celebrations, in Sofia, Bulgaria, 19 April, 2020.

Saudi to observe Eid Sunday

It means Bangladesh will most likely to be celebrating the Eid on Monday, as in most cases moon is sighted here a day after that had been sighted in Saudi Arabia.

Saudi to observe Eid Sunday

Eid Sunday if moon sighted tomorrow

The National Moon Sighting Committee will meet on Saturday evening to decide the date of Eid-ul-Fitr in Bangladesh.

Eid Sunday if moon sighted tomorrow

Saudi Arabia’s coronavirus cases exceed 50,000

Saudi Arabia’s coronavirus cases reached 52,016, with the registration of 2,840 new infections, health authorities said

A cleric calls for the prayer at an empty Al-Rajhi mosque in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 20 March, 2020.

586 Bangladeshis die of coronavirus in 17 countries

The toll is more than double the toll in Bangladesh that reports 239 fatalities till 11 May.

Migrant workers mostly from Bangladesh wear masks as they enjoy a day off on a weekend in Singapore, 23 February 2020.

Dhaka ranks 3rd worst in Air Quality Index

When the AQI value is between 151 and 200, everyone may begin to experience health effects. Members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effect.

Vehicles ply along Dhaka street

Dhaka air quality turns ‘satisfactory’

It had an AQI score of 44 at 10:24 am and its air quality was classified as ‘satisfactory’.

Vehicles ply along Dhaka street

17 ‘JMB members’ detained during ‘Hijrat’ to Saudi Arabia

The team planned to leave the country through Satkhira or Benapole border and reach Saudi Arabia in guise of members of Tablig Jamaat via Kashmir border of India

17 ‘JMB members’ detained during ‘Hijrat’ to Saudi Arabia

Saudi to take 'strict, painful' measures to deal with coronavirus impact

Saudi Arabia will take strict and painful measures to deal with the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, finance minister Mohammed al-Jadaan said in an interview with Al Arabiya TV, adding ...

A small group of worshippers perform Friday prayers while practicing social distancing in the Grand Mosque during the holy month of Ramadan, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, 1 May, 2020. Photo: Reuters
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