Saudi Arabia announced the sighting of the crescent moon, marking the start of Eid al-Fitr, but some disagree ■ Worshipers in Israel and the Palestinian territories are celebrating on Wednesday
The low-budget show has been censored for showing prostitution, drug use and human trafficking, but those behind the production hope it will help restore regional stability
Rivlin, who hosted an iftar feast, tweeted in both Hebrew and Arabic, expressing concerns over Israel's democratic values
Left-wing organization Ir Amim had filed a petition to bar the annual march from passing through the Muslim Quarter due to it coinciding with the final days of Ramadan
Shepherds in the West Bank have to leave their tents behind because of the military exercises
Beachfront 'Eurovision Village' pavilion is located across from century-old Hassan Bek Mosque in Jaffa
Tens of thousands of Palestinian residents and visitors are in the Old City during the final days of Ramadan, and the parade is expected to cause serious disruptions
The beginning of each new month in Islam is marked by the observance of a new moon
Hundreds of homes were destroyed by Israeli attacks on the Strip, leaving many families homeless and dampening the mood for the holy month of fasting
Muslims around the world welcome Ramadan with traditional greetings and messages of peace
Locals claim that Jerusalem officials and police are meting out unusual fines and tickets to worshippers during the holy month
How much chutzpah and racism does it take to call the police in order to sabotage someone else's tradition? Leave it to them
The 'Musaharati' play music to awaken Muslims who need to eat ahead of a new day of fasting. Now they claim complaints from a few Jewish families prompted police to detain them and issue fines
The reason given for the suspension of the race is that it would breach Muslim religious laws, among them the separation between men and women
The question of the relationship between state and religion in Tunisia, perhaps the only success story of the 2011 revolutions, has never been simple and is still a burning issue
Night passes without any special incidents as the Ramadan month of fasting nears its end
The Fairfax County Police Department said the attack was most likely not hate crime
Dalal Abdel-Qader, a 43-year-old mother, has broken into the exclusive male-only job of the 'mesaharaty.' Though she makes less than three dollars a night, she says it's 'worth millions' to her
In an audiotape circulated online Monday, spokesman Abu al-Hassan al-Muhajer praised last week's attacks in Iran's capital
At least 300 in critical condition, 2 killed, including little girl, after food poisoning hits Hassan Sham U2 refugee camp in Iraq in Ramadan meal
Since 1999, Republican and Democratic secretaries of state have nearly always marked Islam's holiest month at the State Department
Jeremy Joseph Christian had been yelling anti-Muslim slurs at two women, one of whom wearing a hijab, before fatally stabbed two men who tried to intervene
Id al-Fitr, meaning 'breaking of the fast' is one of the two main holidays in Islam.
From Istanbul to Yemen, over 350 people were killed by terror during Islam's holy month which is meant to be a time for introspection, peace and piety.
Laylat al-Qadr ('Night of Power') worshippers included visitors from a variety of countries, including Malaysia, Turkey, South Africa, the U.K. and Indonesia.
The events of recent days are reminiscent of the friction that triggered the knifing, shooting and car-ramming attacks that began in the fall.
For second day in a row, masked Muslim worshipers throw stones at police and Jewish visitors to flashpoint site.
Palestinians in Jerusalem developed a taste for the braided loaves when most of their bread came from a Jewish bakery before the first intifada.
Egypt has launched a campaign to assist the poor acquire basic food packages. As usual, it is an opportunity for fly-by-night merchants to sell the low-cost packages at market prices.
In an age of alarm clocks and smartphones, the preserver of a thousand-year-long tradition is a local hero, even though he's of a different faith.