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May 17, 2018 12:00 AM Moon sighted, first Ramazan today

KARACHI: The holy month of Ramazan will begin in country from today (Thursday), Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee Chairman Mufti Muneebur Rehman announced Wednesday, Geo News reported. The committee led by Mufti Muneebur Rehman met for sighting of the Ramazan moon. The meeting was held at the main office of the Meteorological Department, where evidence 1

May 16, 2018 11:09 PM Bilawal extends Ramzan greetings to Muslims

KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has extended greetings to Muslim brothers and sisters on sighting of moon of the holy month of Ramadan on Wednesday. In a felicitation message, PPP Chairman reminded the people of very basic responsibilities of catering to the needs of needy and have-nots and appealed for prayers for peace 1

May 16, 2018 2:43 PM Ramazan moon sighted, holy month to begin from May 17

The moon marking the beginning of the holy month of Ramazan has been sighted, Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee Chairman Mufti Munibur Rehman announced on Wednesday. The holy month will begin from May 17, Thursday. Mufti Muneeb made the announcement while addressing a press conference in Karachi after the Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee concluded its meeting 2

May 16, 2018 12:00 AM Spacecraft points to new evidence of watery plumes over Europa

TAMPA: A fresh look at data from a 1997 flyby of Jupiters moon, Europa, suggests that Nasas Galileo spacecraft flew directly through a watery plume, raising hopes of probing the jets for signs of life around the second planet from Earth. The revelations on Monday came after scientists revisited a puzzling reading from an instrument aboard Galileo, which 1

May 15, 2018 5:31 AM Ramzan moon likely to be sighted on Wednesday

KARACHI: The Meteorological Department said on Tuesday that the crescent of Ramzan is likely to be sighted on Wednesday. The Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee is tasked with announcing the advent of Ramzan after sighting moon. Evidence of moon sighting is collected from across the country through regional Ruet-e-Hial Committees. Muslims all over the world 8

May 15, 2018 12:00 AM First of Ramazan likely on Thursday

LAHORE: It is expected that the month of Ramazan-ul-Mubarak will begin from Thursday this year. Secretary General Ruet-e-Hilal Research Council (RHRC) Khalid Ejaz Mufti said this while talking to APP here on Monday. He said that new moon could be sighted only if its age is more than 19 hours at sunset and the difference between sunset and moonset should 2

April 22, 2018 12:00 AM Japan PM sends offering to war shrine

TOKYO: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual offering to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine Saturday but has no plans to visit it to avoid tensions ahead of a three-way meeting with China and South Korea, officials and local media said. Abe sent a sacred “masakaki” tree bearing his name to the shrine as it started a three-day spring festival 9

February 22, 2018 12:00 AM Australia down NZ in T20 final

AUCKLAND: Australia cruised to a 19-run victory in a rain-affected Twenty20 tri-series final against New Zealand on Wednesday. New Zealand struggled to 150 for nine after electing to bat first at Auckland’s Eden Park but failing to repeat the pyrotechnics that saw them score 243 against Australia at the same ground last Friday. Australia’s bowlers avenged 9

January 30, 2018 12:00 AM Total moon eclipse on 31st

ISLAMABAD: A total moon eclipse will be fully visible in various parts of the country January 31 at moonrise time. It will be visible in large parts of the US, northeastern Europe, Russia, Asia, the Indian Ocean, the Pacific and Australia. The total phase of this lunar eclipse, also known as Blood Moon, would be visible penumbral at 15.51 PST, an official 12

January 25, 2018 12:00 AM Total lunar eclipse on 31st

Islamabad: Like other parts of the world, a total lunar eclipse will take place in Pakistan at the end of the current month. This kind of eclipse is also known as blood moon as the moon turns a reddish or copper colour when it passes through Earth's shadow. According to director Abdul Rashid of the Climate Data Processing Centre at the Pakistan Meteorological 4