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The week in photos: June 9-15, 2018

Jun 16, 2018 - 3:30 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

A football fan sports a hair tattoo showing the portrait of Argentinian football player Lionel Messi at a hair salon in Novi Sad, Serbia, on June 10, 2018.A Serbian hairdresser proposes to his clients to draw with scissors on the back of their heads portraits of football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo for the forthcoming World Cup in Russia. Mario Hvala gives his creativity free rain ever since, 18 years ago, he made with scissors a tarantula on a client's head after suggesting him: "Let's do something different." For the World Cup, which opens on June 14, 2018, he proposes to football afficionados to do the same thing with Messi and Ronaldo. / AFP PHOTO / VLADIMIR ZIVOJINOVIC

Gerakan Ahmadiyah Yogyakarta: Potret kemanusiaan dan harmoni

Jun 15, 2018 - 6:56 PM

"Kami tidak mengekslusifkan diri"

KEMENANGAN. Saling membantu, menguatkan, dan bersama-sama menyambut kemenangan. Foto oleh Dhion Gumilang/Rappler

On Eid'l Fitr, senators hope BBL will become law

Jun 15, 2018 - 4:40 PM

The lawmakers believe the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law, which is pending at the bicameral conference committee level in Congress, will bring peace in Mindanao

EID'L FITR. Muslims of Pikit town in North Cotabato welcome the end of the Holy Month of Ramadan with a big congregational prayer at their town plaza on June 15, 2018. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

Duterte hopes for unity vs 'misguided ideologies' on Eid'l Fitr

Jun 15, 2018 - 3:20 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo, meanwhile, hopes for the passage of the Bangsamoro Basic Law. ARMM governor Mujiv Hataman prays to Allah for help in overcoming challenges.

Like a kid at Eid

Jun 14, 2018 - 11:30 AM

'Eid'l Fitr is all about synergy in our community as Muslims'

OPINI: Kaus Gus Dur dan ijtihad melintas batas

Jun 14, 2018 - 10:02 AM

Ketika kebaikan versi Islam tak lagi bersifat universal

LELANG. Dua kaus GUSDURian yang dilelang di acara Unduh-unduh GKJW Jombang. Foto oleh Aan Anshori

SAKSIKAN: Tutorial membuat ketupat

Jun 11, 2018 - 4:24 PM

Lebaran tidak lengkap tanpa ketupat!

Taliban agrees to unprecedented Eid ceasefire with Afghan forces

Jun 09, 2018 - 7:41 PM

The Taliban says 'foreign occupiers are the exception' to the 3-day ceasefire order sent to its fighters around Afghanistan

The week in photos: June 2-8, 2018

Jun 09, 2018 - 11:52 AM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

INDEPENDENCE DAY DISPLAY. Mall goers in Rizal on June 8, 2018, look on the 120 miniature jeepneys arranged to form a Philippine Flag in celebration of the country's 117th Independence Day. Photo by Inoue Jaena/Rappler

Trump hosts first iftar dinner at White House

Jun 07, 2018 - 6:05 PM

US President Donald Trump, who has frequently engaged in inflammatory anti-Muslim rhetoric, defied recent custom by not holding a similar event during his first year in office

WHITE HOUSE. US President Donald Trump speaks during an iftar dinner hosted at the White House in Washington, DC, on June 6, 2018. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Afghanistan announces ceasefire with Taliban for Eid

Jun 07, 2018 - 5:04 PM

The ceasefire will last 'from the 27th of Ramadan until the fifth day of Eid-al-Fitr,' Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani tweeted from an official account, indicating it could run from June 12-19

RAMADHAN. In this photo taken on June 5, 2018, Afghan Shiite Muslim worshippers hold holy Quran as they pray during the Laylat al-Qadr at a mosque in Herat province. Photo by Hoshang Hashimi/AFP

Yang perlu diketahui tentang mudik Lebaran 2018

Jun 05, 2018 - 2:57 PM

Sudah siap berkumpul dengan keluarga di kampung halaman?

Ketika masyarakat Tionghoa menikmati suasana Ramadan di Aceh

Jun 04, 2018 - 10:43 AM

Warga Tionghoa tidak merasa terganggu dengan pelaksanaan syariat Islam di Aceh, termasuk aturan menutup warung saat Ramadan

MIE AYAM HALAL. Vera, generasi keempat dari etnis Tionghoa yang menetap di Banda Aceh dan menjual mie ayam halal. Foto oleh Habil Razali/Rappler

Piolo Pascual observes Ramadan ahead of Marawi movie

Jun 03, 2018 - 1:51 PM

'Kami ni Joyce Bernal sinamahan lang namin yung mga Muslim para alam din namin yung iniisip nila, why they do it and what they do.'

The week in photos: May 26-June 1, 2018

Jun 02, 2018 - 12:00 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

A Bangladeshi volunteer prepares Iftar food for Muslim devotees before breaking their fast during the holy month of Ramadan at a shrine in Dhaka on May 27, 2018.Muslims throughout the world are marking the month of Ramadan, the holiest month in the Islamic calendar during which Muslims fast from dawn until dusk. / AFP PHOTO / MUNIR UZ ZAMAN

Menengok Langgar Kidul, menziarahi Kauman

Jun 01, 2018 - 12:53 PM

Dari Langgar Kidul lahir Muhammadiyah, organisasi massa Islam terbesar di Indonesia selain Nahdlatul Ulama

BERSEJARAH. Masjid Gedhe Kauman, Yogyakarta. Masjid ini dibangun pada 1773 pada masa pemerintahan Sultan Hamengku Buwono I. Foto oleh Anang Zakaria/Rappler

RAMADAN YUMMY: Menikmati kelezatan keong khas Banyumas

Jun 01, 2018 - 9:45 AM

Butuh waktu hingga 5 jam untuk merebus keong yang akan dijual

Keong Rawa masak dipanaskan di lapak dan siap untuk dibeli. Foto oleh Irma Muflikah/Rappler

Sweet tradition: A peek at Tausug treats

May 27, 2018 - 7:28 PM

Delicious sweets from a rich heritage, with preparations ranging from simple to intricate


The week in photos: May 19-25, 2018

May 26, 2018 - 2:59 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

In this photograph taken on May 21, 2018 an internally displaced Afghan child looks on from a windows in her temporary home at a refugee camp on the outskirts of Herat. / AFP PHOTO / HOSHANG HASHIMI

The week in photos: May 12-18, 2018

May 19, 2018 - 2:48 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

A Palestinian youth waves a sparkler next a mosque in Gaza City on May 16, 2018, as the faithful prepare to start the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan. / AFP PHOTO / MOHAMMED ABED

Egypt opens Gaza border for month of Ramadan

May 18, 2018 - 6:33 PM

Egypt president Sisi says the decision to keep the crossing open was taken 'to alleviate the suffering' of residents in the Palestinian enclave

OPEN. Palestinians wait to travel to Egypt through the Rafah border crossing, in the southern Gaza Strip, on May 18, 2018. Photo by Said Khatiob/AFP

India halts Kashmir military operations for Ramadan

May 17, 2018 - 9:32 PM

The nearly 30-day halt is the first of its kind in Indian-controlled Kashmir for nearly two decades, and follows an escalation of violence in recent months in the Muslim-majority Himalayan region

RAMADAN PEACE. A Kashmiri Muslim prays inside Kashmir's main mosque Jamia Masjid during the first day of Ramadan in Srinagar on June 17, 2018. Photo by  Tauseef Mustafa/AFP

Duterte on Ramadan: Sacrifice to help communities

May 17, 2018 - 6:13 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte says he hopes Muslims will 'continue to do good deeds for the poor and the marginalized members of society' as Ramadan begins

CHIEF EXECUTIVE. President Rodrigo Duterte makes a gesture of respect as he takes center stage during the 116th Labor Day Celebration at the IEC Convention Center in Cebu City on May 1, 2018. Malacañang file photo

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May 17, 2018 - 10:41 AM

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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte reiterates his stance against corruption as he convenes with various rice traders during a meeting at the Malacañan Palace on April 5, 2018. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Saudi Arabia announces start of Ramadan

May 16, 2018 - 5:59 PM

Traditionally, many Muslim-majority countries have followed the dates set by Saudi religious authorities, but in recent years many have used their own astronomical calculations

THE MOON. An observatory officer uses a telescope to look for the Ramadan moon at Lhoknga beach, in Aceh province, on May 15, 2018. Photo by Chaideer Mahyuddin/AFP

PH extradition hearings begin for doctor accused of New York plot

Nov 07, 2017 - 7:37 PM

Russell Salic, a 37-year-old orthopedic surgeon, appears on the first day of the hearing in Manila to extradite him to the United States

EXTRADITION. Filipino doctor Russell Salic (in orange) is escorted by National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) agents following a court hearing in Manila on November 7, 2017. Photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

SAKSIKAN: Strategi pengendalian harga bahan pokok

Jul 05, 2017 - 4:22 PM

Harga bahan pokok kerap naik jelang Ramadan dan Idul Fitri

Makna filosofis di balik halal bi halal

Jul 04, 2017 - 10:29 AM

Halal bi halal adalah bid ah dan istilah ini tidak dikenal di Arab Tapi halal bi halal itu prasyarat kembali pada fitrah manusia

ILUSTRASI. Staf Kementerian Luar Negeri saat halal bi halal dengan Menlu Retno Marsudi di Jakarta, pada 3 Juli 2017. Foto oleh Suwandy/Antara

Menyimak fenomena belanja online yang meningkat selama bulan Ramadan

Jun 29, 2017 - 3:14 PM

Kegiatan belanja online jadi salah satu pilihan utama masyarakat Indonesia untuk memenuhi kebutuhan di bulan Ramadan

BELANJA ONLINE. Selama Ramadan tahun ini, masyarakat Indonesia ternyata banyak memilih opsi belanja online untuk memenuhi kebutuhan mereka. Foto oleh Matt Inman/AFP

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Jun 26, 2017 - 1:43 PM

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Duterte emphasizes 'national unity' in Eid'l Fitr message

Jun 25, 2017 - 2:13 PM

Ramadan this year hasn t been easy particularly for tens of thousands of families displaced due to the Marawi City crisis

MARAWI CRISIS. President Rodrigo Duterte speaks to some of the evacuees from Marawi City during his visit at the Iligan City National School of Fisheries on June 20, 2017. Photo by Ace Morandante/Presidential photo

At least 3 killed in Iraq suicide attacks – officials

Jun 24, 2017 - 4:04 PM

The attack is among the bloodiest since Iraqi forces retook the eastern side of Mosul in January as part of a massive offensive to wrest it back from ISIS

Gema Ramadan dari rumah para pencari taubat

Jun 24, 2017 - 2:55 PM

Lapas Ambarawa Semarang menjadi rumah bagi warga binaan sekaligus santri Ponpes Darut Ta’ibin

More than 50 people killed in multiple Pakistan attacks

Jun 24, 2017 - 7:45 AM

A top government official in Parachinar says that the twin blasts that tore through a market in the area were carried out by two suicide bombers

MULTIPLE ATTACKS. Pakistani residents gather along a road as smoke billows after a twin blasts at a market in Parachinar, capital of Kurram tribal district, on June 23, 2017. Photo by STR/AFP

Sketsatorial: 5 tipe pemudik di Indonesia

Jun 23, 2017 - 5:02 PM

Mereka miliki caranya masing masing untuk bisa pulang dan mengunjungi keluarga di kampung halaman Termasuk yang manakah kamu?

Ramadan sejuk: Nuansa kebersamaan beragam etnis di Pekojan

Jun 23, 2017 - 3:07 PM

Setiap tanggal 27 bulan Ramadan warga Pekojan mengadakan acara buka puasa bersama Acara tersebut menyatukan beragam etnis sekaligus menjadi kesempatan silaturahmi bersama

Warga yang mengikuti acara buka puasa bersama di Pekojan sedang mengumandangkan Selawat Nabi, pada 21 Juni 2017. Foto oleh Dzikra Fanada/ Rappler

Hadiah Ramadan: Merendahkan diri di hadapan Allah agar ditinggikan derajatnya

Jun 23, 2017 - 12:17 PM

Ada 5 kelompok manusia menurut Candra Malik Apa saja?

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Berbuka puasa Ramadan di Masjid Biru Armenia

Jun 23, 2017 - 12:02 PM

Umat Islam di Armenia terhitung hanya satu persen tapi pemerintah tetap memberi kenyamanan agar warganya dapat beribadah

MASJID BIRU. Blue Mosque of Yerevan adalah satu satunya masjid yang tersisa di Armenia yang mayoritas penduduknya memeluk Kristen Apostoholik. Foto oleh Hermanus Prihatna/Antara

Maranaos call for quick release of cash aid needed for Eid'l Fitr

Jun 22, 2017 - 4:55 PM

Eid l Fitr or the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan falls on Monday June 26

EVACUEES. Victims of the siege in Marawi City inside an evacuation center. Photo from the Department of Social Welfare and Development

Hal-hal yang perlu diketahui sebelum berzakat

Jun 22, 2017 - 3:37 PM

Mengeluarkan zakat tidak bisa sembarangan Ada beberapa aturan yang harus diikuti ketika seseorang ingin berzakat ataupun menerima zakat

ZAKAT. Umat Muslim membayarkan zakat fitrah kepada panitia amil zakat di Masjid Istiqlal, Jakarta. Foto oleh M Agung Rajasa/Antara

Cerita relawan Indonesia di Masjid Gold Coast

Jun 22, 2017 - 1:19 PM

Warga Indonesia berlomba mendulang pahala di Negeri Kangguru pada bulan Ramadan

Suasana Gold Coast Mosque saat memasuki waktu Ssalat Asar, di Queensland, Australia. Masjid tersebut berdiri sejak tahun 1996, dengan lahan hasil hibah dari keluarga Pakistan. Foto oleh Rosa Panggabean/Antara

Hadiah Ramadan: Kemampuan manusia dalam menahan diri

Jun 22, 2017 - 1:04 PM

Kemampuan menahan dirilah yang membuat manusia mulia di antara makhluk makhluk yang lainnya

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Aplikasi Ayo Mudik buat perjalananmu lebih nyaman dan lancar

Jun 21, 2017 - 1:06 PM

Pengguna dapat mencari beragam fasilitas publik sepanjang jalan darat memantau kemacetan serta mencari jalur alternatif Tapi informasi baru tersedia di Pulau Jawa

Screen shot aplikasi Ayo Mudik

Ada Masjid Jawa di Negeri Gajah Putih

Jun 21, 2017 - 12:24 PM

Arsitektur Masjid Jawa di Bangkok kental dengan gaya masjid masjid tua di Indonesia

MASJID JAWA. Umat Muslim melintas di depan Masjid Jawa, Sathorn, Bangkok, Thailand. Foto oleh Hendra Nurdiyansyah/Antara

Hadiah Ramadan: Cara mengingat Allah dalam setiap napas

Jun 20, 2017 - 12:34 PM

‘Dzikir mengharapkan untuk selalu mengingat Allah melupakan yang membuat lupa kepada Allah’

Musala klenteng, simbol keberagaman di Salatiga

Jun 20, 2017 - 12:10 PM

Musala klenteng Wisma Majelis Taklim Hidayatullah mempererat hubungan umat Muslim dan etnis Tionghoa Salatiga

KLENTENG. Pemilihan desain musala menyerupai klenteng karena Haji Hidayatulloh merupakan mualaf dari peranakan Tionghoa. Foto oleh Fariz Fardianto/Rappler

Yang harus diperhatikan ketika melakukan perjalanan jauh saat puasa

Jun 20, 2017 - 11:18 AM

Yang terpenting adalah menjaga stamina dan memastikan asupan nutrisi serta cairan yang cukup selama perjalanan

Kendaraan pemudik antre menuju gerbang exit tol Pejagan-Brebes Timur, Jawa Tengah, Sabtu (2/7). Puncak arus mudik pada H-4 Lebaran volume kendaraan yang melintas tol meningkat dibandingkan H-5 dan mengakibatkan kemacetan panjang di pintu keluar tol tersebut. ANTARA FOTO/Oky Lukmansyah/foc/16.

Libur Lebaran, Gisella Anastasia akan menjelajah Eropa

Jun 20, 2017 - 11:03 AM

London Amsterdam dan Paris adalah beberapa kota yang akan disinggahi Gisella dan keluarganya di masa liburan Lebaran nanti

LIBUR LEBARAN. Menghabiskan liburan Lebaran nanti, keluarga kecil Gisella Anastasia akan berlibur ke Eropa selama 12 hari. Foto dari akun Instagram gisel_la

Hadiah Ramadan: Untuk siapa kamu berpuasa?

Jun 19, 2017 - 3:42 PM

Sesungguhnya salatmu ibadahmu hidupmu dan matimu hanya untuk Allah saja

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Masjid Ramlie Musofa, bentuk kecintaan ala Taj Mahal

Jun 19, 2017 - 2:20 PM

Selain arsitekturnya yang indah Masjid Ramlie Musofa juga tidak menggunakan pengeras suara karena berlokasi di dalam lingkungan etnis Tionghoa

MASJID. Masjid Ramlie Musofa berwarna serba putih menarik perhatian pengunjung yang melewati Danau Sunter, Jakarta Utara. Foto oleh Wirawan Perdana/Rappler