Keeping fast since dawn till evening, sitting with our brothers at overflowing tables during iftar, performing taraweeh prayers in congregation and rising at pre-dawn for sahoor are some of the characteristics of the month.
But Ramadan is more than that. It was the month in which the Holy Qur’an was sent down as a guide to mankind and to distinguish good from evil.
Daily Arabic newspaper of Iraq, Az-Zaman is based in Baghdad and is published in London, Baghdad and Beirut simultaneously. Az-Zaman is the most read daily paper of Iraq and the prominent news resource. It was founded in 1997 and has weekly English edition as well.