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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 »

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 »

Ramadan 2017: Everything You Need To Know About Muslim's Holiest Month [Opinion] - The Inquisitr

The following article is entirely the opinion of Viraj Mahajan and does not reflect the views of the Inquisitr. Viraj Mahajan. For about 1.6 billion Muslims around the world, the holy month of Ramadan begins on Saturday. During the coming 30 days ...and more »

ISIS's Perverse, Bloody Interpretation of Ramadan - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. For the overwhelming majority of Muslims, Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, is a time of prayer and atonement. In addition to fasting for its ...and more »

Ramadan: From Faith and Fasting to Empathy for the poor, Here's What You Need to Know - Newsweek

RTX2K3GZ Muslims attend Eid al-Fitr prayers to mark the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Ahmedabad, India July 7, 2016. Amit Dave/REUTERS. Share. Opinion ramadan Islam Muslim Religion. This article was originally published on The ...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 Fasting Rules: What Muslims Can And Can't Do During Islamic Holy Month - Latin Times

An Indian Muslim shopkeeper sells confectionery outside a mosque in the eastern city of Kolkata November 4, 2005. Muslims all over the world celebrate Ramadan by fasting during the day and eating at night. REUTERS/Parth Sanyal. As Ramadan begins Friday ...and more »

Muslims watch for moon signaling start of Ramadan - Africa Times

Muslims across Africa and around the globe begin the holy month of Ramadan this weekend, with some variations among countries based on how their religious authorities interpret the visibility of the moon that signals the start of the fast. In Saudi ...and more »

What is Ramadan? Under Trump, Muslims think it's more important than ever that Americans know - Newsweek

11-9-16 Trump Muslim leaders A woman wearing a Muslim head scarf walks past people holding Donald Trump signs before the start of the Muslim Day Parade in Manhattan on September 25. Stephanie Keith/Reuters. Share. U.S. ramadan Muslim Americans Donald ...and more »