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Column: How teachers can support students during Ramadan - PBS NewsHour

Ramadan is a month in the Islamic calendar when Muslims observe fasting from sunrise to sunset. And it can be a difficult month for many to get through, especially students who have to go through a normal school day without eating or drinking. This ...and more »

Why Ramadan is called Ramadan: 6 questions answered - The Conversation US

Mohammad Hassan Khalil does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Partners. Michigan ...and more »

Ramadan 2017: The Significance of Dates (Khajur) in the Fasting Period - NDTV Food

The holy month of Ramadan is all set to kick-start soon. The month holds a pious significance for Muslims around the world. It is in the month of Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calender, that the Quran was first revealed to Prophet Muhammad on ...and more »

Marking Ramadan in the Era of Trump - New America Media

Ramadan begins May 27 this year. For Muslims around the world, the 30-day period is marked by anywhere from 14 to 16 hours of fasting, during which the throat gets parched and the stomach complains as adherents seek to strengthen their acquaintance ...and more »

Exclusive: Tillerson declines to host Ramadan event at State Department - Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - 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 ...and more »

What Trump's Ramadan Message Was Really About - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. President Trump wished all Muslims a “joyful Ramadan” in a statement Friday, just hours before the start of the month-long Islamic holiday during which those ...and more »

Ramadan 2017: Muslim holy month of fasting begins—Here's what you should know - Zee News

The holy month of Ramazan or Ramadan began on Saturday (May 27) in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. In Kerala too, the Muslim clerics announced that Ramadan would begin on Saturday. By Zee Media Bureau | Updated: May 27, 2017, 10:12 AM IST ...and more »

Ramadan India 2017: Origin, traditions, and all you need to know about it - Daily News & Analysis

The holiest month for Muslims across the globe has arrived, and in India the first day Ramadan is today, May 28, 2017. Ramadan is expected to end on June 25, 2017 in India, although the dates may vary depending on the sighting of the moon. width: 600px ...and more »

Tillerson's State Dept. Refusing to Celebrate Ramadan - The Jewish Press -

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has refused to host an event in honor of the holy month of Ramadan, breaking with a tradition that began a couple of years before the time 19 Muslims drove two passenger jets into the World Trade Center in downtown NYC ...and more »

Ramadan 2017: Top 10 Ramzan messages to wish and celebrate the holy month - International Business Times, Singapore Edition

Singapore: Swift move to douse tension after attack on female madrasah students Muslim girls offer prayers before having their Iftar (fast-breaking) meal during the holy month of Ramadan at an Indian madrasa. Reuters. The holy month of Ramadan is has ...and more »