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Moon-sighting to be decided under religious teachings: CII chief

05 May, 2019 11:23 pm 11:23 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chairman Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) Dr Qibla Ayaz has said that Ruet-e-Hilal Committee will remain a key part in determining moon-sighting and Eid despite the presence of a lunar calendar on Tuesday. He said the sighting of moon always decided in the light of the teachings of holy Quran and … Read More

FAA Newark sightning

FAA says 43 flights into Newark held up Tuesday after drone sightings

01 January, 2019 10:52 pm 10:52 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said on Wednesday that 43 flights into Newark Liberty International Airport were required to hold after drone sightings at a nearby airport on Tuesday, while nine flights were diverted. An FAA spokesman added that the event lasted for 21 minutes. The flights into Newark – the 11th … Read More