he coronavirus pandemic is cutting off the world's 1.8 billion Muslims from their cherished Ramadan traditions as health officials battle to ward off new infections during Islam's holiest month, haunted by multiple outbreaks traced to previous religious gatherings.
By Kathy Gannon, Angela Charlton, Associated Press
As Ramadan begins with the new moon later this week, Muslims around the world are trying to maintain the cherished rituals of Islam's holiest month without further spreading the outbreak.
By Samy Magdy, Associated Press
Ramadan, which starts later this month, unites Muslims the world over in fasting and worship.
By Mariam Fam, Associated Press
Iran’s supreme leader is suggesting that mass gatherings in the Islamic Republic may be barred through the Muslim holy month of Ramadan amid the coronavirus pandemic.
By Jon Gambrell, Associated Press
In our Monday news wrap, a bipartisan group of more than 370 federal prosecutors signed a statement contending that, based on details from the Mueller report, President Trump would have been charged with obstruction of justice if he were not…
By Rusul Alrubail
If students have the right accommodations and support from teachers and their peers during Ramadan, it can turn a challenging month into the most rewarding.
By Anne Flaherty, Associated Press
President Donald Trump on Wednesday will host his first White House dinner for Islam's holy month of Ramadan, an overture that has surprised many people in the Muslim community after he skipped hosting such a meal last year.
By Jennifer Hijazi
Poet Kazim Ali thinks the fluidity of traditions is an important part of understanding Ramadan.
By Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
Breaking with recent White House tradition, President Donald Trump has opted not to host an event marking Islam's holy month of Ramadan.
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