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Eid Al Fitr in Saudi Arabia to Be Celebrated Sunday

Eid Al Fitr in Saudi Arabia to Be Celebrated Sunday

Islam21c can confirm that 'Eid al-Fitr 1438 will be on Sunday - corresponding to 25 June 2017 - based on multiple eye-witness testimonies. On Saturday, the Supreme Judiciary Council of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) will meet to decide whether the moon is sighted, to mark the start of Eid al-Fitr celebrations and the month of Shawwal .



Defending Senate Repeal Effort, Trump Trashes Obamacare

Many Miami Valley lawmakers and health advocates have expressed concern over the proposal's potential impact on addiction, mental health and disability services. On the campaign trail, President Trump promised to leave Medicaid alone. "Medicaid's not actually being cut from our perspective", Republican Sen.



House Dem: Pelosi's Time Has 'Come And Gone'

And after she predicted incorrectly that Democrats were poised to take back the House a year ago, some of Pelosi's colleagues feel that this time around, she needs to deliver. Kathleen Rice (D-Ny.) said on MSNBC Thursday. "We need to move forward and we need to get a new leadership team in place, '" Rice said. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , in particular, has come under fire .



Senate healthcare overhaul: Hopes and hurdles

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has finally unwrapped his plan for dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law. In a statement after a draft of the " Better Care Reconciliation Act " was released Thursday, Heller said he made clear during debate over the bill that he wanted to "make sure the rug is not pulled out from under Nevada or the more than 200,000 Nevadans who received insurance for the first time under Medicaid expansion".



FIFA Confederations Cup: Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final

It was a typically efficient performance from Portugal who never looked in real danger despite a sluggish start. His latest goal came in a meeting with New Zealand , as Euro 2016 winners Portugal took aim at the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup .



Georgian leaders offer condolences over death of former German Chancellor

Kohl, who served as chancellor for 16 years - from 1982 to 1998 - and was Germany's longest-serving leader since 1945, worked assiduously for the reunification of West and East Germany , who were separated post World War II . Not long after former Chancellor Kohl passed, the CDU uploaded a photo of him on its official Twitter account and wrote, "We mourn". His opponent, SPD Chancellor Helmut Schmidt, a chain-smoking intellectual, frequently belittled the hulking country boy from ...