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Hijri Calendar
Ramzan 27,1435 AH

Fajar: 4.47 am
Zohar: 12.32 pm
Asar: 4.53 pm
Maghrib: 6.57 pm
Isha: 8.11 pm
Sunset today 6.52 pm
sunrise tomorrow 5.54 am
Moonrise tomorrow 4.25 am
Moonset today 5.36 pm

Iftar: Today 6.57 pm
Sehri: Tomorrow 4.25 am

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Fire and smoke rises from burning buildings hit by an Israeli air strike in the Shajaiyeh neighborhood of Gaza City, in the northern Gaza Strip, Wednesday. (Photo: AP)
26th Jul, 2014
The Israel Defence Forces (IDF) later confirmed the truce
(Photo courtesy: Twitter)
26th Jul, 2014
Moner Mohammad is first American national to carry out suicide attack in Syria
A man prays with other Muslims outside the Wilshire Federal Building in Los Angeles on Friday, July 25, 2014 to show support for Palestinians in the Gaza Strip during the war between Israel and Hamas members.(Photo: AP)
26th Jul, 2014
It is a harmonious atmosphere, but in the middle of a battleground, tension prevails
Smoke rises from a vehicle, destroyed by an Israeli strike, in Gaza City, early Saturday, July 26, 2014. Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as first
26th Jul, 2014
Under the agreement army would continue to destroy militants' tunnels in Gaza Strip
Palestinian children, one holding a poster with a picture of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, sit next to candles forming the number 848 that they say signals the number of Palestinians killed in the ongoing war, and the word in Arabic "
26th Jul, 2014
Surgeons saved life of 23-year-old woman's unborn child after air strikes in Gaza
Palestinians run from tear gas during clashes with Israeli soldiers following a protest against the Israeli military action in Gaza, at an area near the Beit El Jewish settlement and the West Bank city of Ramallah (Photo: Associated Press)
26th Jul, 2014
On Friday five Palestinians were killed in the West Bank in separate clashes
Syrian rebels execute soldiers not blindfolded after kicking them to the ground, The U.N. said rebels have a “committed war crime” in a press release (Photo: AFP)
26th Jul, 2014
Jihadist group attacked on government-held territory in northern & northeastern Syria
iran President Hassan Rouhani
26th Jul, 2014
'The Islamic world must in unison declare this day one of anger against Israel'



The rising water of the Ganga could affect 30 villages along the bank of the river (Photo: DC)
Villagers have been cautioned that they might be asked to leave anytime
PM Narendra Modi.
A visiting delegation of Indian CEOs from CII described its maiden budget as visionary
This picture is used for representation purpose only. (Photo: visualphotos.com)
"Heritage Animal Task Force" demanded intervention of the Centre