Ramadan

News

You’ll get 50 per cent off certain groceries during Ramadan

The UAE’s Ministry of Economy has announced its annual reduction in prices for the holy month of Ramadan.

News

It looks like Ramadan 2018 will begin on May 17

That’s just over seven weeks away…

Culture

New to Dubai? Here’s everything you need to know about Ramadan

Wondering what it all means? Here’s what you need to know about this special time of the year.

News

Have you ever wondered why cannons fire over Ramadan?

Nothing signifies the Holy Month quite like the deafening boom of cannon fire at sunset. Here’s the story behind this iconic symbol.

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Ramadan in Dubai: A glimpse into one of the city’s communal iftars

Every night over the month of Ramadan, the streets of Old Dubai come alive with this special tradition.

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Is eating in public a crime during Ramadan?

So what are the actual laws around eating in public during Ramadan?

Ramadan

How this British soft drink became the Ramadan beverage of choice

Vimto, a bright purple, sugary brew, is an unlikely symbol of the Holy Month.