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    Janmashtami today

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:11am on September 02, 2018

    The holy Janmashtami, the birth anniversary of Sri Krishna and one of the major festivals of the Hindu community, will be observed across the country...

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    Eid-ul-Azha celebrated

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:17am on August 25, 2018

    Eid-ul Azha was celebrated across the country on Wednesday with due solemnity and spirit of sacrifice....

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    Eid ul-Azha on August 22

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:05am on August 13, 2018

    Eid-ul-Azha, the second largest religious festival of Muslims, will be celebrated across the country on August 22 as the new moon of the Arabic month...

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    Mosque protest highlights China’s shrinking religious spaces

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:05am on August 12, 2018

    Thousands of demonstrators gathered at a mosque in China to stop its government-ordered demolition, a participant said Saturday, as Beijing’s increasingly harsh policies against religion...

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    Disinformation threatens to exacerbate religious tensions

    Arman Sidhu  | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2018

    IN HIS seminal book, Ignited Minds, former Indian president APJ Abdul Kalam wrote that for India, ‘the greatest danger to our sense of unity and...

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    Islam spread over centuries in Bengal: Akbar Ali Khan

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:11am on July 29, 2018

    The spread of Islam across Bengal took centuries to take place starting with individuals seeking to leave the highly institutionalised caste-based medieval social system, said...

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    Tibet bans religious activities for students

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:34am on July 25, 2018

    Students in Tibet have been banned from taking part in religious activities over the summer holidays, Chinese state media reported Tuesday....

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    Mosque’s donation box used for ‘collecting bribes’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:32am on July 25, 2018

    Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday recovered a mosque’s donation box which was allegedly used for collecting bribes from the service seekers at Savar sub-registrar’s office in...

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    6,414 Hajj aspirants texted over travel uncertainty

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:49am on July 22, 2018

    The religious affairs ministry on Saturday sent text messages to 6,414 aspirant Hajj pilgrims, registered to go to Saudi Arabia under private management, informing them...

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    Mahanagar Puja Committee gets new execs

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:05am on July 21, 2018

    Mahanagar Sarbajanin Puja Committee on Friday formed 81-member committee with Shailendra Nath Majumder as president and Kishore Ranjan Mandol general secretary....