Islamic holiday that marks the end of Ramadan
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Cycle race in Srinagar spread message of peace, togetherness
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Muslim Eid celebrations not being targeted by household gatherings ban, Matt Hancock saysHousehold gatherings banned in some areas while pubs remain open
Kashmir markets reopen on eve of Eid amid COVID-19 concernsMarkets in Kashmir which reopened on the eve of Eid after two weeks of COVID-19 imposed restrictions saw a low footfall of customers.
Afghanistan: At least 17 killed in Eid car blastThe explosion came on the eve of a ceasefire declared by the Taliban during the festival of Eid.
Scott Morrison issues warning to Eid attendees after Sydney mosque gets coronavirus gathering exemptionAustralia's deadliest day of coronavirus has medical experts scrambling for answers and the prime minister warning of possible new restrictions.
Scott Morrison sounds virus warning to Eid attendeesAustralia's deadliest day of coronavirus has medical experts scrambling for answers and the prime minister warning of possible new restrictions.
PM sounds virus warning to Eid worshippersAustralia's deadliest day of COVID-19 has medical experts scrambling for answers and the prime minister warning of possible new restrictions.
Coronavirus: British Asians 'fear backlash' over virus spread as Eid approaches and racist slurs surface'People need to be a bit more empathetic and step back from making this a race or religious issue,' says community inclusion activist
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Pakistani villager urges India to return 'spy' pigeonThe owner of a pigeon "arrested" by India for spying says his bird was freed for Eid and is innocent.
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Afghanistan: Taliban prisoner release amid Eid al-Fitr ceasefireThe government says up to 2,000 prisoners will be freed, after the Islamist group proposed a truce.
Afghan Taliban declare three-day Eid ceasefire from SundayThe Taliban declared a three-day Eid ceasefire starting on Sunday, a spokesman for the hard-line Islamist group wrote in a tweet on Saturday, a move that comes as fighting has intensified between the..
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In pictures: Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr amid coronavirusAfter a Ramadan marked by lockdowns and social distancing, Muslims begin celebrating the festival.
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