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‘Human Factor’ gets personal about Mideast peace

Agencies | Washington The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Ready for a documentary about three decades of agonizing fits and starts of the Mideast peace process, from the perspective of U.S. negotiators? You&rsqu...

Fasting rules and the most common misconceptions explained

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The month of Ramadan is here, and it is considered to be the holiest month in the Islamic calendar. Many Muslims observing Ramadan will last for 30 days, from dawn to sunset, when eating and drinking is not allowed....

The best time to work out during Ramadan, according to a trainer

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com For those trying to maintain their workout routine while fasting amid the month of Ramadan, Nesrine Dally - a British Nike trainer, NASM performance enhancement specialist and corrective...

Academy Awards television audience plummets to 9.85 million

Agencies | New York The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com The Academy Awards television audience plunged to 9.85 million viewers on ABC, less than half of the Oscars’ previous low and continuing a startling trend ...

Kyrie Irving opens up about observing Ramadan while playing

Yahoo | Brooklyn The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com After the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 109-104 on Friday night, Brooklyn star Kyrie Irving did something that’s pretty rare for him: he spoke about his perso...

Ramadan 2021: How to perform Umrah amid Covid

Agencies | Riyadh The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Saudi Arabian authorities have clarified the steps Umrah pilgrims must follow once they land in the country. According to Arab News, the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah anno...

How to exercise safely during Ramadan

The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Doing exercise during Ramadan doesn’t have to be a total write off. In fact, with some advice from the experts, it’s still something you can do safely and sustainably over the thirty day period of reflection. The...

Astronauts arrive at space station aboard SpaceX Endeavour

Reuters | Los Angeles The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com A four-astronaut team arrived at the International Space Station yesterday aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule Endeavour, NASA said, after becoming the first crew ever to...

Mouth-watering snacks bring joy to Yemen during Ramadan

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com At the thought of breaking his Ramadan fast with a snack of sambusa, a deep-fried savoury pastry triangle popular in Yemen, Issa al-Shabi’s face lights up with joy. On a st...

Ramadan helps Egyptian women bakers make ends meet

Reuters | Cairo The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com For 58-year-old Nour al-Sabah Mohammed and her crew of bakers, business is brisk during the holy month of Ramadan. The women travel by train to Cairo to sell their h...

Over 3,000 drummers keep Ramadan tradition alive in Istanbul

Hurriyet | Istanbul The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com In Turkey’s metropolitan province of Istanbul, drummers dressed in Ottoman-style attires have been keeping the age-old tradition of Ramadan alive for centuries of ...

Apple launches 'most powerful, advanced' iPad Pro yet

Agencies | Cupertino The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Apple launched its new iPad Pro featuring a breakthrough M1 chip, ultra-fast 5G, and a 12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDR display in what it claims is “the most ...

Ramadan amid virus surge and renewed curbs

AP | Riyadh The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com Muslims in many parts of the world marked the start of Ramadan on Tuesday, but a spike in coronavirus cases in several countries has once again put curbs on the holy month’s si...

Ramadan traditions from around the world

CN Traveller The month of Ramadan is a time of reflection, spirituality and celebration for Muslims around the world. During Ramadan, the ninth month in the Islamic calendar, Muslims fast between sunrise and sunset each day, gathering to break fast at iftar once t...