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Hosting an Eid reception for envoys at New Delhi, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Eid-ul-Fitr too brings together people of all faiths.
The unexpected move came two days after the Afghan government's own surprise announcement of a week-long halt to operations against the Taliban.
Malayalis residing in the Gulf have been cancelling flight tickets to Kerala in the wake of the Nipah Virus outbreak.
A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth in Ginnaur township in Uttar Pradesh.
A 17-year-old boy was shot dead in Asara village with the family accusing six villagers of committing the crime.
Civilians held hostage by Islamist militants occupying a southern Philippine city have been forced to loot homes, take up arms against government troops and serve as sex slaves for rebel fights.
Villagers said that 50 cows were stolen in 2 months at Durgapur village in Chopra Mandal where the lynching took place.
A majority of Muslims in Haryana's Mewat region on Monday observed a "Black Eid" by tying black bands on their arms to protest against the lynching of a young man four days ago.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif stressed upon promotion of unity to adequately foil nefarious designs of those elements who were trying to sow seeds of discord in society and destabilise Pakistan.
Bangladesh on Monday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with religious fervour amid tight security, marking the end of Ramadan.
The prime minister said that inspiration should be drawn from such pious festivals to spread happiness and to take the nation forward.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the nation on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr and wished the spirit of peace and brotherhood may prevail.
The relaxation however is only for Muslims who will be visiting mosque for prayers, shops and markets will be closed.