Eid-ul-Azha 2017 | The Daily Star
  • 90pc wastes removed: DSCC mayor

    Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) Mayor Sayeed Khokon says 90 percent wastes have been removed from the cattle markets and the slaughtering spots in the capital.

  • Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh mark Eid after fleeing violence

    Scores of Rohingya Muslim refugees offer Eid prayers in Bangladesh, many of them recent arrivals fleeing a surge in communal violence in neighbouring Myanmar.

  • Sheikh Hasina

    Work to establish Bangladesh as a dignified country: PM

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon all to tirelessly work from their respective positions to take Bangladesh to a dignified position at the global stage.

  • Eid-ul-Azha being celebrated in festivity

    The holy Eid-ul-Azha, the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims, is being celebrated across the country today with due solemnity and religious fervour.

  • Celebrating Eid-ul-Azha

    Eid-ul-azha, the second biggest religious festival of the Muslims, will be celebrated on September 2. Prayers will be offered for world peace as well as prosperity of mankind.

  • Pilgrims throng Mount Arafat for peak of hajj

    Their palms facing the sky, around two million Muslims gather on Saudi Arabia's Mount Arafat for the highlight of the hajj pilgrimage, one of the world's largest annual gatherings.

  • Khaleda greets Hasina for Eid

    BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia sends an Eid greeting card to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.

  • No reason to be panicked during Eid holiday: Rab DG

    Security measures have been taken, keeping in mind the possibility of all kinds of risks including the threat of militancy centering the upcoming Eid holidays, Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) Director General Benazir Ahmed says.

  • Eid Rush: Minor hurdles on roads

    With the Eid-ul-Azha only three days away, thousands of holidaymakers left the capital without facing much hassle at the exit points yesterday but were caught in traffic snarl-ups at different highways.

  • Fix damaged roads in 24hrs: Quader

    With only a few days left for Eid-ul-Azha, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader instructs the engineers of the Roads and Highways Division to fix damaged roads within 24 hours.

  • Advance train, bus ticket sale begins

    Authorities have begun selling advance train and bus tickets for the holidaymakers ahead of Eid-ul-Azha.

  • Advance train, launch ticket sales from Aug 18, 20

    With Eid-ul-Azha only two weeks away, advance sale of train and launch tickets will start from August 18 and August 20 respectively.

  • Eid, advance bus ticket, Eid-ul-Azha, Private bus operators, home-goers

    Advance private bus ticket sale from Aug 18

    With Eid-ul-Azha little over three weeks away, private bus operators are to start selling advance tickets from August 18 to ensure hassle-free journey for the holidaymakers.

  • Surplus sacrificial animals in Rajshahi

    For this year's Eid-ul-Azha, the district of Rajshahi has more than 3.5 lakh sacrificial animals at various cattle farms and household level against the demand for 3.10 lakh and the stock is marked by a surplus of 43,500.