Volunteers collect food for needy to tackle Ramadan waste
Malaysia is expected to see a 15% increase in waste during the fasting month and generate nearly 20 tonnes of food waste daily, according to government figures.
Food waste during Ramadan increasing every year, says deputy minister
An increase of up to 21% has been recorded over the past five years.
Cool reception for Ramadan buffets this year
Many restaurants and hotels are reporting empty tables well into the second week of the fasting month.
Cross-border fire in Gaza after Israeli police raid Al Aqsa mosque
The incident came amid fears that tensions built up during a year of escalating violence could be unleashed at the Al Aqsa mosque, where clashes in 2021 set off a 10-day war with Gaza.
Soaring prices dampen UK Ramadan celebrations
The historic street is the hub of London's Bangladeshi community, and normally a vibrant destination for shoppers during the Islamic holy month, which in Britain started on the evening of March 22.
Dawn to dusk in Ramadan
Malaysia is filled with the sights, smells and sounds of the fasting month before Hari Raya Aidilfitri.
Big crowds but little business for vendors at Ramadan bazaars
They say that customers are spending less, and mostly on snacks like kuih and murtabak.
Saudi, Iranian foreign ministers to meet during Muslim holy month
Earlier this month, Iran and Saudi Arabia agreed to revive relations after years of hostility that had threatened stability and security in the Gulf and helped fuel conflicts in the Middle East from Yemen to Syria.
Agong urges against food wastage during Ramadan
Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah says the fasting month is supposed to teach the people to be prudent and not to waste food.
Canteens must remain open throughout Ramadan, says education minister
Fadhlina Sidek responds to calls for canteens to close if non-Muslims make up less than 10% of the student population.
Saudi announces Ramadan to start Thursday
Other Sunni-majority countries including Egypt and Qatar also announced that Ramadan would begin on Thursday, as did officials in the Palestinian territories.
Israel, Palestinians pledge moves to curb violence ahead of Ramadan
The parties also reconfirmed commitments made at a meeting in Aqaba last month, including an Israeli pledge to stop discussion of any new settlement units for four months.