Eid-ul-Fitr


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Eid-ul-Fitr

(ˈiːdʊlˌfiːtə)
n
(Islam) an annual Muslim festival marking the end of Ramadan, involving the exchange of gifts and a festive meal. Also called: Eid
[from Arabic id ul fitr festival of fast-breaking]
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The British envoy said Eid-ul-Fitr was "a joyous occasion and a day of gratitude for the blessings we enjoy.
They were taking full advantage of special occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr and demanding high fares but the authorities concerned were not monitoring the situation, they added.
Lucknow, July 28 ( ANI ): Lucknow Eidgah Imam Maulana Khalid Rasheed Firangi Mahali confirmed that the Eid-ul-fitr moon has been sighted on Monday evening.
ISLAMABAD -- As Eid-ul-Fitr draws near, shopping malls and markets have been decorated in the twin cities to attract customers.
The festival of Eid-ul-Fitr, a joyous occasion for Muslims all over the world, is celebrated after the conclusion of Ramadan.
ISLAMABAD -- To keep the Federal Capital clean, leave of the staff of Sanitation Directorate of Capital Development Authority (CDA) has been cancelled on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr.
ISLAMABAD -- Like many previous years, the bus stops in twin cities are flooded with passengers as thousands prepared to proceed to native towns for celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr.
Soldiers of Pakistan Army are rendering great sacrifices in their Jihad against foreign and local terrorists in North Waziristan and PPP leaders and workers should join their families back home as sons and daughters to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr together," he said in a statement on Thursday.
9 ( ANI ): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Rajnath Singh on Friday greeted the nation on the joyous occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
RAWALPINDI -- Regional Police Officer RPO Wasial Fakhar Sultan Raja has directed to ensure foolproof security of Juma-tul-Wida and Eid-ul-Fitr congregations.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Railways would run special Eid trains on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr to facilitate passengers across the country.
3 billion in revenues after the government banned mobile phone services for security reasons in four major cities on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr, which is a high traffic occasion for telecom operators.