December 23, 2011

December 23, 2011

Holidays

Advent (Sunday nearest November 30 through December 24)
Celebrated in: Germany

Children's Day (December; three Sundays before Christmas)
Celebrated in: Japan, Laos, South Korea, Vanuatu


Giant Lantern Festival (December 23-24)

Halcyon Days (December 14-28)



Misa de Gallo (December 16-24)



Posadas (December 16-24)

Saturnalia (December 17-23)


Winter Solstice
Celebrated in: China

Legal Holidays by Countries

Emperor's BirthdayJapan
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Patrick Daly and Jessica Hughes are accused of the manslaughter of Andrew Dolan after meeting him while on the way home from a night out in Mullingar, Co Westmeath, on December 23, 2011.
She was born on February 4, weighing 7lb 3oz, to Paul and Rachel Bowdler from Redcar DELIA McNeal arrived in time for Christmas when she was born on December 23, 2011, weighing 5lb 5oz.
80 bicycles in a variety of sizes were being distributed to families in need on Friday, December 23, 2011.
India-based Tata Power has named Cyrus P Mistry as an additional director of the company, effective December 23, 2011.
Rest in peace Mo, you are a diamond) - Love The Wild Child, Rachel x O'SULLIVAN MAUREEN (MO) December 23, 2011 (Mo, you were my big sister and our best friend; you will always be in our hearts, Mo, till the end.
December 23, 2011 (KHARTOUM) -- The Sudanese government denounced a French parliamentary bill criminalizing those who deny that the 1915 mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman Turks amounted to genocide.
KARACHI, December 23, 2011 (Balochistan Times): In view of the continuing gas shortage due to increased winter load and in accordance with the recent ECC decision, it has been decided to shut down gas to the CNG stations in Karachi and Hub for 24 hours from 9 am on Friday, December 23 till 9 am on Saturday, December 24, 2011.
RAWALPINDI, December 23, 2011 (Frontier Star): The 65th foundation day of Islami Jamiat e Talaba (IJT) will be observed on Friday all over the country.
Friday, December 23, 2011, Memorial service at the Hardwick Congregational Church, Hardwick.
As part of its commitment to providing customers with the best offers and shopping opportunities, Gulf Bank has partnered with The Body Shop at The Avenues to run a special day of exclusive discounts for all red debit card holders on December 23, 2011.
The following applications were received by Redcar and Cleveland Council: Application ref: R/2011/0833/LB Date received: December 23, 2011.
QUETTA, December 23, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Stray dogs and rabies are increasing in the provincial capital and the residents demanded of the government to take concrete measures to remove them.