Tag Archives: Eid-ul-Fitr

Eid tomorrow, or is it?

Eid means happiness and Pakistanis have got thrice the happiness this year again. For a second time in recent history, Pakistanis are going to celebrate three Eids this year – one already

IGP for extraordinary security for Eid

Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP) Fayyaz Ahmed Leghari has directed extraordinary security arrangements for the Eid-ul-Fitr. He also called for devising a contingency plan for this very purpose. The IGP instructed

No new clothes for Eid!

The prevailing load shedding in the twin cities has badly affected the tailors, who have refused to book orders for Eid-ul-Fitr. Affluent people can afford readymade clothes, but the majority is highly

Eidi: euphemism for splurging billions

Otherwise inflation-stricken Pakistanis, some 79 million or 43 percent of which an independent survey suggests live under poverty line, appear to be extravagantly bounteous on religious festivities like Eid-ul-Fitr. During the three-day