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Loves labour fast: Karwa Chauth

Karwa Chauth: Here's how men are reciprocating the love.

17 Oct 2019 11:16 AM

Jerusalem celebrates last Friday of Ramadan

In Jerusalem, thousands pray at Al-Aqsa on last Friday of Ramadan.

01 Jun 2019 7:00 PM

Iftaar party hosted at White house by Donald Trump to mark Ramadan

Donald Trump hosted an Iftaar dinner for Muslim members from his administration and top diplomats from various countries at the White House.

14 May 2019 12:41 PM

Mystic Mantra: Fast with a smile

In religious tradition, ash symbolises mortality, death, renunciation and repentance.

06 Mar 2019 1:51 AM

Fasting improves multiple sclerosis symptoms

The study revealed intermittent fasting reduces MS-like symptoms.

10 Jul 2018 2:35 PM


Fasting every other day can trigger increase in diabetes risk

Despite weight loss, intermittent fasting diets may actually damage the pancreas and affect insulin function.

20 May 2018 7:39 PM

A look at the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan

After these intense nights of prayer, the end of Ramadan is met with a three-day holiday called Eid al-Fitr.

17 May 2018 6:03 PM

Fasting may boost stem cell regeneration, says study

Study provided evidence that fasting induces a metabolic switch in the intestinal stem cells, from utilizing carbohydrates to burning fat.

05 May 2018 8:56 AM

Study finds intermittent fasting may help lose weight

There are several kinds of intermittent fasting prevalent among diet conscious people.

18 Apr 2018 8:02 AM

Rahul leads Cong in nationwide fast against communalism, non-functioning of Parl

Senior Congress leaders Kamal Nath, Sheila Dikshit, PC Chacko, Ajay Maken were among the leaders at Rajghat, where fast is being observed.

09 Apr 2018 2:28 PM


Mystic Mantra: Wherefore fasting?

The spiritual masters, however, have been telling us since ages that fasting does even greater marvels to one’s soul.

15 Mar 2018 1:45 AM

Research shows fasting can help maintain brain health

It reduces inflammation in brain cells and maintains the functioning of brain tissue.

13 Mar 2018 8:44 PM

Here are a few Navratri edibles one can have while fasting

While devotees across the world are fasting on Navratri, we list a few edibles which make it easier for you to get on through the day.

26 Sep 2017 10:29 AM

Here is how you can fast healthy during Navratri

From avoiding sugar to keeping hydrated, it is impertinent to follow a few simple rules to have a hassle free Navratri.

25 Sep 2017 8:51 AM

Tunisians protest for right to eat, drink during daylight in Ramadan

Demonstrators also protested against the arrest of people who were not fasting.

12 Jun 2017 11:22 AM


'Fasting' Kapil Mishra refuses hospitalization, continues hunger strike

We have also advised him to increase the intake of water, the doctors said.

13 May 2017 2:14 PM

Modi to join devotees in observing 9-day fast for Navratri

During his US visit in 2014, he did not break his tradition and strictly consumed only lemon water.

28 Mar 2017 9:45 AM