December 24, 2018

December 24, 2018

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


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
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On December 24, 2018, an accountability court had sentenced Nawaz to seven years in prison in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption reference and acquitted him in the Flagship reference.
It is worth mentioning here that on December 24, 2018, an accountability court judge Muhammad Arshad Malik had sentenced Nawaz Sharif to seven years in prison in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption reference and acquitted him in the Flagship Investment reference.
The former premier, who has been serving a seven-year prison term at Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail since December 24, 2018, was granted a six-week bail on March 26 to get medical treatment.
Former PM Nawaz has been serving a seven-year prison term at Lahore Kot Lakhpat Jail since December 24, 2018, when an accountability court convicted him in one of the three corruption cases filed in the wake of the apex court's July 28, 2017 order in Panama Papers case.
The PML-N supreme leader was sentenced to seven years in prison and was fined Rs1.5 billion and $25 million in the Al-Azizia corruption reference by an accountability court on December 24, 2018. Besides, he was also disqualified from holding any public office for the period of 10 years.
Nawaz had then moved the apex court against IHC's decision.It may be mentioned that an accountability court of Islamabad had on December 24, 2018, convicted Nawaz Sharif in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills case and sentenced him to seven years imprisonment and a hefty fine.
Sharif was on December 24, 2018, sentenced to seven years in prison by an anti-corruption court in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills case for owning a steel factory abroad without disclosing its ownership.
Nawaz was sentenced to seven years in prison and fined Rs1.5 billion and US$25 million in the Al-Azizia corruption reference, in a verdict by an accountability court on December 24, 2018.
The ousted premier is incarcerated at the Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail since December 24, 2018, after an accountability court convicted him in a corruption reference filed in line with the apex court's July 28, 2017 verdict.
The statement read that based on the trilateral agreement, signed on December 24, 2018, Indian government officially assumed responsibility for part of Chabahar port.
In a statement on January 3, the Commissioner for Budget and Economic Planning, Mr Olusegun Banjo, explained that the 2019 budget was already before the State House of Assembly and was intended to be read on December 24, 2018.
A picture taken on December 24, 2018 shows a view of container cranes at the docks in the port of the Yemeni Red Sea city of Hodeidah.