Jerusalem Mayor Barkat to Fire Ramadan Cannon

150,000-200,000 Muslims to visit Temple Mount each Friday in potential threat; mayor festive with unprecedented expensive preparations.Ari Yashar, 6/18/2015, 9:42 PM

To 'Hurt' Israeli Economy, PA May Boycott Al-Aqsa Mosque

Top Palestinian Authority officials are calling for PA Arabs to boycott the Al-Aqsa Mosque - to avoid helping the Israeli economy.Yaakov Levi, 6/17/2015, 4:09 PM

Israel Makes 'Historic' Temple Mount Concessions for Ramadan

Defense Ministry announces 'firsts' in easing security checks, including direct buses to Mount, hundreds of Gazan visitors.Ari Yashar, 6/16/2015, 7:47 PM

Malaysian Man Imprisoned for 'Insulting Ramadan' on Facebook

Malaysian man sentenced to one year in prison for uploading an offensive comment about the Muslim holy fasting month.Ben Ariel, 9/10/2014, 6:46 AM

Iranian Christian to Have Lips Burnt for Eating During Ramadan

Iranian judge sentences a Christian man to have his lips burnt with a cigarette for eating during Ramadan.Elad Benari, 7/24/2014, 4:43 AM

Saudi Arabia to Expel Non-Muslims who 'Disrespect' Ramadan

Saudi Arabia says it will expel non-Muslim foreigners who eat, drink or smoke in public during the month of Ramadan.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/28/2014, 1:53 AM

If a Tree Falls on the NY Times, Does it Make a Sound?

We know less than ever before. Jack Engelhard, 5/8/2014, 7:41 AM

Iraq: Ramadan Ends with Wave of Attacks, Dozens Killed

More than 60 people were killed in a series of bomb attacks in Iraq, as locals celebrated the Eid al-Fitr festival.Elad Benari, 8/11/2013, 6:40 AM

Fears as Ramadan meets ‘Women of the Wall’

Police ask thousands of orthodox Jewish women not to pray at Kotel in an attempt to maintain calm.Maayana Miskin, 8/6/2013, 6:40 PM

Knesset Breaks for Mincha Prayer

Religious MKs asked for a break in marathon budget session, after Arab MKs received a break for Ramadan meal.Gil Ronen, 7/29/2013, 3:33 PM

Pakistani Cleric 'Gives Away Babies' in Honor of Ramadan

In the battle for TV ratings during Ramadan, one Pakistani cleric stands accused of going "too far"Ari Soffer, 7/25/2013, 3:16 PM

Jewish Rosh Hodesh, Muslim Religious Event on Collision Course

Jews may find themselves under attack at the Machpelah Cave on Rosh Hodesh Elul, as Arabs threatened violence.David Lev, 7/24/2013, 1:42 AM

Peres Hosts Arab Leaders, Hails Resumption of Peace Talks

"Don't listen to the skeptics. Peace is possible," says always optimistic President Shimon Peres.Elad Benari, 7/22/2013, 3:16 AM

Pakistan Requires Male Escorts for Women Shoppers

Islamic clerics and tribal elders in Pakistan rule women cannot shop without being escorted by a male relative during Ramadan.Chana Ya'ar, 7/21/2013, 12:14 PM

Temple Mount Imam Threatens US, Europe

During sermon last Friday, Temple Mount imam threatens: “The Caliphate shall return... We desire to cleanse it of the impure.”Chana Ya'ar, 7/18/2013, 8:27 AM

President Peres' Message of Peace to Muslims for Ramadan

On the eve of the Jewish fast of Tisha B'Av, Pres. Shimon Peres sent a message of peace to Muslims for the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.Hana Julian, 7/15/2013, 2:27 PM

Netanyahu to Abbas: Let's Begin Negotiations

"I hope that we speak not just on holidays," Netanyahu tells PA Chairman as he offers greetings for Ramadan.Elad Benari, 7/15/2013, 3:43 AM

'Ramadan Television Series Resorts to Classic Anti-Semitism'

ADL reiterates condemnation for Ramadan television series which depicts Jews as cheap, greedy and immoral.Rina Tzvi , 7/14/2013, 5:06 PM

Rabbinic Outrage Over Muslim Vandalism at Cave of Patriarchs

A leading rabbi in the government has expressed outrage over destruction of Jewish holy articles at the Cave of the Patriarchs by Muslims.Chana Ya'ar, 7/14/2013, 12:07 PM

PA Police In Jerusalem to 'Help Out' With Ramadan Crowds

Israel authorized Palestinian Authority police to enter areas of Jerusalem under Israeli sovereignty to 'help out' with Ramadan crowdsDavid Lev, 7/12/2013, 2:47 PM

Rivlin: Three Weeks and Ramadan Two Sides of the Same Coin

While you wouldn't necessarily think of it, former MK Reuven Rivlin says that Ramadan and the 'Three Weeks' have a lot in commonDavid Lev, 7/10/2013, 3:53 PM

Syria Rejects Proposal for Ramadan Ceasefire

Syria rejects the proposal by the opposition of a ceasefire during the holy month of Ramadan.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 3:43 AM

New Head of Syrian Opposition Offers Assad a Truce

Ahmad Jarba, the new president of the Syrian National Coalition, has offered a ceasefire during the month of Ramadan.Elad Benari, 7/8/2013, 6:46 AM

Petition Blasts Ramadan Anti-Semitic Television Series

Pro-Israel blogger initiates petition urging human rights groups to condemn an anti-Semitic Ramadan mini-series.Rina Tzvi , 6/30/2013, 9:25 AM

Egyptian Program to Spread 'Blood-Curdling Genocidal Fantasies'

ZOA calls on Obama administration to pressure Egypt to cancel broadcast of viciously anti-Semitic television Ramadan series.Rina Tzvi , 6/19/2013, 7:55 PM

Report: Trash on Temple Mount from Ramadan Celebration

Those who ascended to the Temple Mount this week reported a large amount of garbage following Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr.Israel National Radio staff, 8/30/2012, 3:14 AM

PA Arabs Flock to Tel Aviv to Mark End of Ramadan

Thousands of PA Arabs flocked to the beaches of Tel Aviv this week as they marked the Eid al-Fitr holiday.Elad Benari, 8/23/2012, 2:15 AM

Gaza Children Deliver Sweets to Islamic Jihad Terrorists

In Gaza, young children were sent Monday to bring sweets, cakes and chocolates to Islamic Jihad terrorists posted at the border with Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 8/20/2012, 9:41 PM

Obama Wishes Muslims Around the World 'Eid Mubarak'

President Barack Obama wished Muslims around the world "Eid Mubarak" for the festival marking the end of the month of Ramadan. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/19/2012, 12:28 PM

Ramadan Broadcasts 'Rife with Anti-Semitic Themes'

Popular television specials airing during Ramadan are "rife with anti-Semitic themes and expressions of hatred for Israel," according to ADLRachel Hirshfeld , 8/6/2012, 10:03 AM

Egyptian President to Israel: 'Let's Get Back on Track'

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi writes his first letter to his Israeli counterpart, responding to one sent by President Shimon Peres. Chana Ya'ar, 7/31/2012, 10:05 PM

To Eat or Not to Eat, That's the Question

Saudi Arabia warned non-Muslims residing in the kingdom to refrain from openly eating during the month of Ramadan, or else face deportation.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/23/2012, 11:52 AM

President Peres Wishes the Muslim World a 'Ramadan Kareem'

Israeli President Peres releases video message wishing Muslim world “a blessed Ramadan.” Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/19/2012, 6:22 PM

Can the Saudis See the Difference between Saturn and the Moon?

The Muslim world is in an uproar over the possibility they celebrated instead of fasting because Saturn was identified as the moon. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/4/2011, 10:58 AM

Israeli Ambassador to US Hosts Ramadan Meal

Israeli ambassador to the US honors Ramadan as Gaza Islamists attack Israeli civilians. Maayana Miskin, 8/26/2011, 10:53 AM

Afghanistan: Bomb Kills 8 as Ramadan Fast Day Concludes

A bomb planted on a motorcycle kills eight in a vegetable market in Afghanistan.Elad Benari, 8/16/2011, 9:58 PM

PA Official Calls for ‘Friday Intifadas’ During Ramadan

Yasser Arafat's former advisor calls on PA Arabs to riot on Fridays during Ramadan to protest Israel's "racism."Elad Benari, 8/10/2011, 2:02 AM

Kuwaiti Cop Goes on Ramadan Murder Spree

Four foreign workers slain as Kuwaiti police officer goes on Ramadan killing spree when he found two eating before iftar.Gabe Kahn., 8/5/2011, 2:47 PM

Barkat to End Ramadan Fast Day

As Israel eases restrictions on Arabs in honor of Ramadan, Jerusalem's Mayor will fire the cannon to end Wednesday's fasting day.Elad Benari, 8/3/2011, 8:14 AM

Video: Netanyahu’s 'Reaching Out to Muslims’ Ramadan Greeting

Netanyahu issued a “reaching out to Muslims’ speech on YouTube Monday. Unlike Obama, he asked Abbas to sit down and talk without preconditioTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/1/2011, 11:10 AM

Ramadan Travel Advice Includes Warning not to Chew Gum

Britain and the US issue special travel warnings for the Muslim month of Ramadan. “Be careful about chewing gum” and beware of rapists.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/27/2011, 12:09 PM

Arabs Attack Jew in Jerusalem

Dozens of Arabs attacked a Jew at Kever Shmuel HaNavi on Motzei Shabbat.Elad Benari, 8/23/2010, 12:57 AM

Arabs Turn Down Peres Invitation

Pres. Peres has invited Arabs to take part in nightly meals to break the Ramadan fast but they have turned him down and protested outside his home.Hillel Fendel, 8/19/2010, 8:32 PM

Ramadan Clash with 9/11 Causes Concerns

Muslim groups in US concerned that end of Ramadan clashing with 9/11 anniversary may increase tensions.Elad Benari, 8/18/2010, 5:19 AM

Gaza Markets Full During Ramadan

Wafa News Agency reports prosperity in Gaza's markets despite ongoing claims of a siege on the Strip. Upper classes buy, but ignore the rest.Elad Benari, 8/16/2010, 12:41 AM

PA Children to Fire Celebratory Shots - IDF to Hold its Fire

The IDF may order its forces in Judea and Samaria to hesitate before opening fire on terror suspects in the days before Rosh Hashana.Eli Stutz, 8/11/2010, 3:58 PM

Ramadan: Soldiers Told Not to Eat or Smoke in Front of Arabs

Soldiers told to show consideration for Arab sensibilities during fast month. Grassroots Samaria Council asks: is this Ehud Barak or Ahmed Barak?Gil Ronen, 8/10/2010, 10:45 PM

Ramadan Gestures to PA: Soldiers Won't Eat, Smoke in Public

The IDF is planning several “good-will gestures” for PA Arabs on Ramadan. Among other things, soldiers won't eat, smoke in public.Maayana Miskin, 8/21/2009, 10:01 AM

Islamic Cannon vs. Christian Sparrow

Norway is not only anti-Semitic because of its Islamist population, it is also having its public face Islamicized. Giulio Meotti, 11/25/2013, 8:01 AM