Eid-ul-Fitr 2018 | The Daily Star
  • How was Eid for Bangladeshi tourists stuck in Kolkata?

    Thousands of Bangladeshi tourists go to Kolkata every day for various reasons. Most of these tourists are Muslims. Unless for dire needs, these tourists do not stay in this Hindu-majority town during the Eid celebrations.

  • Take care so that each people can enjoy Eid festivity: President

    President M Abdul Hamid urges all so that each people in the society can enjoy the festivity of the Eid-ul-Fitr, the greatest religious festival of the Muslims.

  • Eid-ul-Fitr to be celebrated tomorrow

    Holy Eid-ul-Fitr, the largest religious festival of Muslims, will be celebrated in the country on Saturday as the Shawwal moon was sighted in Bangladesh sky.

  • BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia seeks HC bail in  Bail in Comilla arson case

    Khaleda greets people on Eid from jail: Rizvi

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia greets the country's people and wishes them 'Eid Mubarak' from jail on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

  • Long tailbacks on major highways

    Hundreds of passengers are stuck in tailbacks on the Dhaka-Aricha, Dhaka-Mawa and Dhaka-Tangail highways due to a huge pressure of vehicles just ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations.

  • Moon sighting panel meets this evening

    The National Moon-Sighting Committee sits this evening to decide the date of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of Muslims.

  • No militant threats this Eid: DMP chief

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia assures the Dhaka city dwellers that there are no major threats of militant attacks in the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr.

  • City malls abuzz with last-minute shoppers

    As the month of Ramadan comes to a close and the blessed Eid-ul-Fitr knocks fervently on our doors, shoppers are moving from store to store looking for the final items on their shopping lists.

  • Sugar as salary!

    Failing to pay employees' salaries and wages because of cash crunch, the authorities of Pabna Sugar Mills gave them sugar against their last three-month dues.

  • Holidaymakers Eid-ul-Fitr Journey 2018

    Better this time

    With the Eid-ul-Fitr just around the corner, holidaymakers' journey home was largely hassle-free yesterday as they did not have to endure major tailbacks either at the exit points of the capital or on the highways.

  • Eid holidaymakers star leaving Dhaka

    Eid holidaymakers leaving Dhaka on time

    As Eid-ul-Fitr is only two days away (depends on moon sighting), city dwellers have started leaving capital Dhaka for their village homes to celebrate Eid with their near and dear ones.

  • stop unfit vehicles running

    Jatri Kalyan Samity wants smooth journey during Eid

    Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samity urges the government to take necessary measures so that no vehicle without fitness can ply on the highways during Eid rush.

  • Advance Eid train ticket sale begins

    Bangladesh Railway authorities begin selling advance train tickets ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr as per the previous announcement.

  • Four new banks in bangladesh 2018

    BB to release new notes from June 3

    Bangladesh Bank (BB) is set to release new currency notes for Taka 10, 20, 50 and Taka 100 in the market ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr from June 3.

  • Bangladesh Road condition during Eid-ul-Fitr 2018

    Bodi won’t be spared if found guilty: Quader

    Abdur Rahman Bodi, the lawmaker from Cox's Bazar-4 (Ukhia-Teknaf), will not be spared if proof of drug dealing is found against him, Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader warns.

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader

    CNG stations to remain open for 24hrs during Eid: Quader

    CNG filling stations to remain open for 24 hours across the country four days before and after the Eid-ul-Fitr, says Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader.

  • Dhaka-Chittagong new train service

    Eid advance train tickets from June 2

    Bangladesh Railway authorities will begin selling advance train tickets from June 2 to ensure hassle-free journey for Eid-ul-Fitr holidaymakers.

  • Chawkbazar Iftar Market in Old Dhaka

    Chawkbazar: The original iftar market in Dhaka

    Ahmed Daian, a resident of Banani, usually purchases iftar items from shops near his home, but for a change this year, he decided to break fast with Ramadan-specials of Chawkbazar.