Eleventh Hour


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What does it mean when you dream about the eleventh hour?

The eleventh hour is a widespread symbol for indicating that one’s time is almost up, referring either to death or to a deadline. Among certain Christian groups, it is a symbol for the short time remaining before Christ’s return. Dreaming about a clock face reading eleven o’clock often expresses anxiety about a deadline.

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BEIRUT: The Lebanese Basketball Federation (FLB) avoided expulsion from the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) at the eleventh hour after paying a fraction of the fees owed for hosting this year's Asia Cup.
The eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month is here once more.
Earlier it was decided that Nawaz Sharif would travel to Lahore on Sunday but the plan was changed at the eleventh hour at the behest of party's MNAs.
ITV, Eleventh Hour Films and Acorn Productions confirmed that the awardwinning drama, starring Michael Kitchen, will air its final episode on January 18, at 8pm.
Also, each year "at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month" everything stopped.
AT THE eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month two minutes of silence and quiet contemplation fell over the UK yesterday to mark Remembrance Day.
Having made the mistake of waiting till the eleventh hour before shifting the tournament to South Africa in 2009, the BCCI looks to have learnt its lesson and has already started contemplating an alternate plan of action if election dates clash with the IPL.
Summary: England cricket team director Andy Flower is planning to wait untill the eleventh hour to decide whether Stuart Broad will be fit to play.
Residents who had formed a protest group called Residents Against Inappropriate Development, RAID, learned at the eleventh hour that an adjournment had been granted and re-listed to March 22.
In another example of Dubai stepping back from bailing out state-linked companies, Dubai's Government has withdrawn Dubai International Capital's liquidity facility at the eleventh hour, stalling its debt restructuring deal.
Caption: At the eleventh hour on July 7, the YM/WREA kayakers finally got word that the sixth annual summer kayaking trip would, indeed, take place.
Its initial public offering - IPO - hailed by bankers as the deal of the year - comes after a flurry of eleventh hour decisions to axe floatations, with Moneybookers.