Gulf Times - moon-sighting
Friday is first day of Eid al-Fitr in Qatar

Friday is first day of Eid al-Fitr in Qatar

The committee held its meeting on Thursday evening to sight the crescent of Shawwal month.

Moon sighting panel to meet again today

Moon sighting panel to meet again today

The Moon Sighting Committee of the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) announced it could not sight the crescent moon for the holy month of Ramadan on Thursday evening.