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President Pranab Mukherjee greets country on Eid

President Pranab Mukherjee greets country on Eid

More than one billion Muslims around the world celebrated Eid al-Fitr on Sunday, as the month-long Ramadan fast ends and the festivities begin.

Tsai's post included a video that urged the public to also celebrate Eid al-Fitr, which she said was a significant holiday for Muslims and a celebration of bonds among families and friends.

The prime minister said Eid teaches peace, sense of fellow feeling and fraternity and brings message of joy to the people of all walks of life. So, it's a ideal day for everyone around the world, basically, family, even if we're not family just us as Muslims, that makes us kind of family and everybody coming together.

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Jim Justice planned to attend a candlelight service at Rainelle United Methodist Church in the area hardest-hit by the flooding. Businesses in Ensley, which is west of Birmingham in Jefferson County, took significant damage after a tornado touched down.

"Eid is an occasion of happiness and thanksgiving at having been able to receive the blessed month of Ramadan and we get closer to Allah through his mercy and forgiveness". In May, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson declined a request from the State Department's Office of Religion and Global Affairs to host an event to mark the start of the holy month.

In honor of the occasion, Trudeau released a statement Saturday, wishing the Muslim of community of Canada "Happy Aid", highlighting that it is one of "most important religious holidays" for them. This is odd as well because USA secretaries of state have been hosting Iftar dinners every year since 1999.

Imam Talib Shareef, president of the Nation's Mosque in Washington, D.C., called Trump's decision "disappointing".

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It was during this ride that he had the chance to me 23-year-old Loumonth Jack, the man with his daughter's heart. Mr Conner with daughter Abbey and son Austin.

"During his election campaign, Trump repeatedly resorted to controversial rhetoric speaking about immigrants and Muslim communities, calling in particular to ban Muslims from entering the United States".

A fun Eid tradition is for elders to give gifts or money to youngsters; Laila Hirani says that's her favourite part.

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We've set out very clearly the fact that her government is in default of the Good Friday Agreement and successor agreements. A Conservative Party source said it was time for the government to get on with its business.


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