December 24, 2012

December 24, 2012


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

Fiesta Grande (December 24-26)

Giant Lantern Festival (December 23-24)

Halcyon Days (December 14-28)

Jizo Ennichi (24th day of each month)

Koledouvane (December 24-25)

Misa de Gallo (December 16-24)

Posadas (December 16-24)

Legal Holidays by Countries

Christmas EveCyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Guatemala, Iceland, Liechtenstein, San Marino, Slovakia
Independence DayLibya

Legal Holidays in United States

Christmas EveArkansas, Illinois, Michigan, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, Texas, West Virginia, Wisconsin
References in periodicals archive ?
It is pertinent to mention that Shahzeb Khan, the son of Deputy Superintendent of Police Aurangzeb Khan was murdered in Defence Housing Authority (Karachi) on December 24, 2012 when he was returning from a wedding with his sister.
Twenty-years-old Shahzaib Khan was gunned down on the night of December 24, 2012 when he was returning home along with his sister after attending a wedding.
This sheds light on the Kingdom of Bahrain's effective role in managing the region's dossiers in the months since Bahrain has assumed the presidency of the GCC Summit on December 24, 2012.
Shahzeb Khan was gunned down on night of December 24, 2012 after an altercation with Siraj Talpur's servant.
Advertised in local newspapers on December 24, 2012, the tender invites bids for the design, supply, installation, commissioning and related civil works for fuel storage facilities, irrigation networks in various parts of Malawi as well as commissioning of a sugar factory in Salima district.
Gordon REID NANCY December 24, 2012 (Mum, we love you so much, we can't believe you're gone.
Daqo New Energy Corporation (NYSE: DQ), a poly-silicon manufacturer based in China, has named Arthur Wong as its independent director, effective December 24, 2012.
Another 10b5-1 plan has been set up to allow the company to repurchase shares during the blackout period from December 24, 2012, to one day after the company announces its fourth quarter preliminary results.
December 24, 2012 (BOR) -- Jonglei Governor, Kuol Manyang Juuk, said Monday there are "good signs" that oil production will commence next year as the security situation improves in the South Sudan's largest but troubled state.
Heathrow Express, the main line linking London to the Heathrow airport, is resuming its half hourly service during the evening of December 24, 2012, after completing essential engineering improvements carried out by Network Rail.
JENIN, December 24, 2012 (WAFA) -- Israeli forces at dawn Monday broke into a mosque in the village of Fahma, south of Jenin and photographed it, according to local sources.
The offer is valid from today, Saturday, December 22, until Monday, December 24, 2012, subject to availability, whilst stocks last.