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    New Zealand moves mosque shooting trial to avoid Ramadan

    Reuters . Sydney | Updated at 12:43am on September 13, 2019

    The trial of a man accused of shootings at two mosques in New Zealand that killed 51 people has been delayed by a month because...

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    Clashes erupt at Al-Aqsa

    Agence-France-Presse . Jerusalem | Updated at 01:57am on June 03, 2019

    Palestinian worshippers clashed with Israeli police at a highly sensitive Jerusalem holy site on Sunday as an Israeli holiday coincided with the...

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    Politics overshadows prayers in Makkah

    Agence France-Presse . Makkah | Updated at 05:39pm on May 31, 2019

    Islam’s holiest city Makkah is abuzz with pilgrims in the last days of the fasting month of Ramadan, amid tight security for high-profile gatherings of...

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    Jumatul Wida observed

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:01pm on May 31, 2019

    Muslims across the country observed Jumatul Wida, the last Friday of Ramadan, with due religious zeal and reverence.A large number of fasting devotees attended the...

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    New banking hours for Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on May 06, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank on Sunday set the office hours for all banks and non-bank financial institutions from 9:30am to 4:00pm for the month of Ramadan.However, transactions...

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    Lasting solution to market manipulation needed

    | Updated at 12:00am on May 05, 2019

    THE government’s efforts in market regulation proved ineffective time and again....

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    Garlic prices rise further

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on May 04, 2019

    The prices of garlic increased further in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday ahead of Ramadan, the fasting month for Muslims.In recent...

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    CAB for use of Special Powers Act to control prices

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:22pm on April 30, 2019

    Consumers Association of Bangladesh on Tuesday said despite repeated assurances and measures form the government the prices of essential commodities could not be controlled ahead...

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    Govt must keep kitchen market stable in Ramadan

    | Updated at 12:00am on April 28, 2019

    INCREASE in goods prices before Ramadan has become a regular phenomenon. Despite promises from ranking government officials, prices of sugar, onion, potatoes, ginger and oil...

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    Commodity prices continue rising ahead of Ramadan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on April 27, 2019

    The prices of sugar, onions, potatoes, ginger and gram went up in the city’s kitchen markets over the week ending Friday ahead of Ramadan, the...