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Time: 21:46 UTC  |  Date: November 12
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(DST adjusted):  Bangkok: +7
Cairo: +2   Frankfurt: +1   Hong Kong: +8
Johannesburg: +2   London: +0   Melbourne: +11
Mexico City: -6   Moscow: +3   New Delhi: +5.5
New York: -5   Rio de Janeiro: -2   Singapore: +8
Tokyo: +9   Vancouver: -8   Wellington: +13 Coordinated Universal Time or UTC, also sometimes referred to as Zulu time or Z, is an atomic realization of Universal Time (UT) or Greenwich Mean Time, the astronomical basis for civil time. ... November 12 is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 49 days remaining. ... Daylight saving time (also called DST) is the U.S. term for a system intended to save daylight (the British observe summer time, and likewise the Europeans). ... Bangkok from the Chao Phraya River at sunset, July 2004 The Wat Phra Kaew temple Bangkok Metropolitan Administration building Bangkok, (in Thai กรุงเทพ ฯ, กรุงเทพมหานคร, or Krung Thep, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, IPA: ), population 8,538,610 (1990), is the capital and largest city of Thailand. ... Although technically in Giza, The Great Pyramids have become a symbol of Cairo internationally Cairo (Arabic: القاهرة; transliterated: al-Qāhirah) is the capital city of Egypt (and previously the United Arab Republic) and has a metropolitan area population of approximately 15. ... Frankfurt am Main â–¶(?) [ˈfraÅ‹kfÊŠrt] is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany. ... City motto: Unity in Development Province Gauteng Mayor Amos Masondo Area  - % water 1,644 km² 0. ... London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England. ... City of Melbourne Local Government Area State Victoria Lord Mayor John So (since 2001) Area 36 km² Population (2001) 57,960 Density 1,601/km² (1999) Greater Melbourne Subdivisions Local Government Areas Area 7,694 km² (1999) Population 2001 census (2nd in Australia) 3,555,321 Density 462. ... Mexico City (Spanish: Ciudad de México) is the name of a megacity located in the Valley of Mexico (Valle de México), a large valley in the high plateaus (altiplano) at the center of Mexico, about 2,240 metres (7,349 feet) above sea-level, surrounded on most sides... Moscow (Russian: Москва́, Moskva, IPA: listen â–¶(?)) is the capital of Russia, located on the river Moskva. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... New York City, officially named the City of New York, is the most populous city in the United States, the most densely populated major city in North America, and is at the center of international finance, politics, entertainment, and culture. ... Ipanema beach Cristo Redentor Rio de Janeiros waterfront and the Morro de Castello from the Ilha das Cobras in 1919 by Harriet Chalmers Adams A NASA satellite image of Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro (meaning River of January in Portuguese) is the name of both a state and... Long a symbol of Tokyo, the Nijubashi Bridge at the Kokyo Imperial Palace. ... Members of Parliament Libby Davies, Ujjal Dosanjh, David Emerson, Hedy Fry, Stephen Owen Members of the Legislative Assembly Gordon Campbell, David Chudnovsky, Adrian Dix, Colin Hansen, Jenny Kwan, Lorne Mayencourt, Wally Oppal, Gregor Robertson, Shane Simpson, Carole Taylor Mayor Larry Campbell City Manager Judy Rogers Governing Body Vancouver City Council... Former parliament buildings on the left and part of the current complex, The Beehive, on the right Wellington (Te Whanganui-a-Tara or Poneke) is the capital city of New Zealand and the countrys second-largest urban area. ...

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Ongoing events

• Abramoff-Reed gambling scandal
Atlantic hurricane season
Avian influenza (H5N1) outbreak
Bali bombings investigation
Civil unrest in France
UK Conservative Party leadership election
DeLay political financing scandal
Fuel prices
Iran's nuclear program
Kashmir earthquake
London bombings investigation
Malawi food crisis
NaNoWriMo
Niger food crisis
North Korea's nuclear program
Pacific hurricane season
Pacific typhoon season
Plame CIA leak investigation
Ongoing events • 2005 Kuomintang visits to Mainland • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • German Visa Affair 2005 • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Election of OAS Secretary General • Stanislav Gross scandal in Czech republic Upcoming events Deaths in May May 3: Jagjit Singh Aurora May 3: Don Canham May... Ongoing events • 2005 Kuomintang visits to Mainland • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • German Visa Affair 2005 • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Election of OAS Secretary General • Stanislav Gross scandal in Czech republic Upcoming events Deaths in May May 3: Jagjit Singh Aurora May 3: Don Canham May... Ongoing events • 2005 Kuomintang visits to Mainland • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • German Visa Affair 2005 • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Election of OAS Secretary General • Stanislav Gross scandal in Czech republic Upcoming events Deaths in May May 3: Jagjit Singh Aurora May 3: Don Canham May... Todays featured article • Technetium Deaths in October Other recent deaths Events • None entered Ongoing events • 2005 Atlantic hurricane season • 2005 Pacific hurricane season Upcoming events • October 13: Launch of Shenzhou VI Related pages • 2005 in science • 2004 in science • 2003 in science • 2002 in science • 2001 in science Other... // World - global Current events Wikinews Africa Africa Asia and the Middle East China Hong Kong and Macao India Iraq Israel and the West Bank Region Malaysia and Singapore Pakistan The Americas Canada USA Oceania Australia and New Zealand Europe EU Poland Great Britain and Ireland Categories: Section stubs | Current events... The Abramoff-Reed Indian Gambling Scandal (a. ... 1Storms of at least tropical storm strength (>39 mph) 2Systems of at least tropical depression strength (>25 mph) The 2005 Atlantic hurricane season officially began June 1, 2005, and will officially last through to November 30, 2005. ... H5N1 is a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza (bird flu). ... Wikinews has news related to this article: Fatal explosions hit Bali Broken glass litters the street outside a restaurant in Kuta in this image from television after bombs went off almost simultaneously in Bali. ... The 2005 Paris suburb riots are an ongoing series of urban uprisings primarily focused near Paris which have continued for fifteen consecutive nights beginning on Thursday, 27 October 2005 [1], with violent clashes occurring between Muslim north-African immigrant from the poor suburbs [2] and the French Police. ... The 2005 Conservative leadership election was announced by party leader Michael Howard on May 6, 2005, when he announced that he would be stepping down as leader in the near future. ... Tom DeLay Thomas Dale DeLay (born April 8, 1947 in Laredo, Texas) is an American politician from Sugar Land, Texas and a prominent Republican. ... Oil price in 2003-2005 Average US retail price of regular unleaded gasoline Oil prices from 1860-1999 in 1999 dollars. ... // Biological weapons Iran ratified the Biological Weapons Convention on August 22, 1973. ... Map showing approximate location on the globe. ... On Thursday 7 July 2005 a series of four bomb attacks struck Londons public transport system during the morning rush hour. ... The 2005 Malawi food crisis is a severe food security crisis affecting more than five million people in Malawi, especially in the south, caused by the failure to harvest sufficient staple maize due to a drought. ... NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month, is a creative writing project in which each participant attempts to write a 50,000-word novel in a single month. ... Niger vegetation maps. ... North Korea claims to possess nuclear weapons, and is widely believed to have a substantial arsenal of chemical weapons, deliverable by artillery against South Korea. ... The 2005 Pacific hurricane season officially began May 15, 2005 in the eastern Pacific and June 1, 2005 in the central Pacific, and will last until November 30, 2005. ... The 2005 Pacific typhoon season has no official bounds; it runs year-round in 2005, but most tropical cyclones tend to form in the northwestern Pacific Ocean between June and December. ... Valerie Plame and Joseph C. Wilson in 2004. ...

Upcoming events

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
Forum for the Future (Bahrain 2005)
The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) is a biennial meeting of the heads of government from all Commonwealth nations. ... The Forum for the Future in Bahrain on 11-12 November 2005 will bring together the leaders of states of the Middle East, industrialised countries of the Group of Eight (G8) and other partners to promote political, economic and social reform in the region. ...

Deaths in November

11: Peter Drucker
11: Moustapha Akkad
11: Lord Lichfield
8: Adel al-Zubeidi
6: Rod Donald
5: John Fowles
1: Michael Piller November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... Peter Ferdinand Drucker (November 19, 1909 – November 11, 2005) was a management theorist who created many phrases common in business today. ... Moustapha Akkad مصطفی عقاد (1935 – November 11, 2005) was a Syrian-American producer, director, and actor. ... Thomas Patrick John Anson, 5th Earl of Lichfield (25 April 1939 – 11 November 2005) was a British photographer and a first cousin once removed of Queen Elizabeth II, his mother Anne Bowes-Lyon (1917–1980) having been a niece of the late Queen Mother. ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... Adel al-Zubeidi was a defence attorney during the Hussein Trials on the legal team representing Taha Yassin Ramadan. ... November 6 is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 55 days remaining. ... Rod Donald (10 October 1957 - 6 November 2005), was a New Zealand politician who co-led the Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand along with Jeanette Fitzsimons. ... November 5 is the 309th day of the year (310th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 56 days remaining. ... John Fowles is an English novelist and essayist. ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Michael Piller (born May 30, 1948) is an American television and cinema screenwriter. ...

Upcoming elections

November 13: 2005 Burkina Faso Presidential elections
November 15: Greenland, Parliament
November 17: Sri Lanka, President
November 20: Haiti elections
November 21: Kenya constitutional referendum
November 23: Jersey, States
November 27: Armenia constitutional referendum
November 27: Honduras elections
November 27: D.R.C. constitutional referendum
November 27: Gabon, President
November 2005: Egypt, Parliament
November 2005: Falkland Islands, Parliament
December 4: Kazakhstan elections
December 4: Venezuela, Parliament
December 11: Chile, Parliament and President
December 11: Transnistria Parliament
December 18: Bolivia, General
December 18: Tanzanian elections
December 24: Pitcairn, Island Council & Magistrate
The following is a list of figures who died in 2005. ... November 13 is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 48 days remaining. ... The Burkina Faso presidential elections of 2005 will take place on November 11. ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... 17 November is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece. ... November 20 is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Politics of Haiti Categories: Election related stubs | Elections in Haiti ... November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Politics of Kenya Categories: Election related stubs | Elections in Kenya ... November 23 is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 38 days remaining. ... November 27 is the 331st day (332nd on leap years) of the year. ... Politics of Armenia Categories: Election related stubs | Elections in Armenia ... November 27 is the 331st day (332nd on leap years) of the year. ... Politics of Honduras Categories: Election related stubs | Elections in Honduras ... November 27 is the 331st day (332nd on leap years) of the year. ... Elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or Congo (Kinshasa) gives information on election and election results in Congo (Kinshasa). ... November 27 is the 331st day (332nd on leap years) of the year. ... Ongoing events • 2005 Kuomintang visits to Mainland • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • German Visa Affair 2005 • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Election of OAS Secretary General • Stanislav Gross scandal in Czech republic Upcoming events Deaths in May May 3: Jagjit Singh Aurora May 3: Don Canham May... Ongoing events • 2005 Kuomintang visits to Mainland • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • German Visa Affair 2005 • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Election of OAS Secretary General • Stanislav Gross scandal in Czech republic Upcoming events Deaths in May May 3: Jagjit Singh Aurora May 3: Don Canham May... December 4 is the 338th day (339th on leap years) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Politics of Kazakhstan Categories: Election related stubs | Elections in Kazakhstan ... December 4 is the 338th day (339th on leap years) of the Gregorian calendar. ... December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Politics of Moldova Categories: Election related stubs | Elections in Transnistria ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Tanzania will hold presidential and parliamentary elections on 30 October 2005. ... December 24 is the 358th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (359th in leap years). ...

Recent election results

October 23: Polish presidential runoff
October 23: Argentine parliamentary
November 6: Azerbaijan, Parliament
November 8: Liberian presidential run-off
November 8: Northern Mariana Islands elections
This electoral calendar lists the national/federal direct elections in the countries listed in the list of countries. ... October 23 is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 69 days remaining. ... Presidential elections were held in Poland on October 9 and October 23, 2005. ... October 23 is the 296th day of the year (297th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 69 days remaining. ... Argentina held national parliamentary elections on Sunday, 23 October 2005. ... November 6 is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 55 days remaining. ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... Presidential and parliamentary elections are taking place in Liberia on October 11, 2005. ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... Elections in the Northern Marianas gives information on election and election results in the Northern Marianas. ...

Ongoing armed conflicts

Arab-Israeli conflict (Al-Aqsa Intifada)
Second Chechen War
Second Congo War
Conflict in Iraq
Darfur conflict in Sudan
Civil war in Côte d'Ivoire
Conflict in northern Uganda
South Thailand insurgency
It has been suggested that History of Arab-Israeli Conflict be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Rosh Hashana Arab Assault be merged into this article or section. ... The Second Chechen War is part of an ongoing conflict in the Chechen Republic (Chechnya) and Russia. ... The Second Congo War was a conflict that took place largely in the territory of Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire). ... This article deals with the post-invasion period in Iraq and its occupation. ... The country of Sudan The Darfur conflict is an ongoing conflict in the Darfur region of western Sudan, mainly between the Janjaweed, a government-supported militia recruited from local Arab tribes, and the non-Arab peoples of the region. ... Armed insurgents French troops try to separate the belligerents. ... The conflict forces many civilians to live in internally displaced person (IDP) camps. ... Flag of Pattani Raya, a symbol of Pattani separatism The South Thailand insurgency is a separatist campaign centered in the three southern provinces of Thailand, with violence increasingly spilling over into neighbouring provinces and threatening to extend up to the national capital in Bangkok. ...

Upcoming holidays
and observances

November

November : Chhath (India, Nepal)
11: Pepero Day (South Korea)
11: St. Martin's Day (Netherlands)
11: Veterans' Day (United States)
11: Remembrance Day (Australia, Canada)
12: Birth of Bahá'u'lláh (Bahá'í Faith)
15: Shichigosan (Japan)
16: Loy Krathong (Thailand)
20: Zumbi Day (Brazil)
24: Thanksgiving (United States)
30: Bonifacio Day (Philippines)
List of wars - List of wars before 1000 - List of wars 1000-1499 - List of wars 1500-1799 - List of wars 1800-1899 - List of wars 1900-1945 - List of wars 1945-1989 - List of recent wars List of wars from 1990 1990- 1991 Gulf War 1990- 1992 Rwanda Civil... For other uses, see November (disambiguation). ... Chhath or Dala Chhath is a Hindu festival, which is unique to Bihar state, India and Terai of Nepal. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... A box of Pepero. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... St. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... There are 24. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... It has been suggested that Armistice Day be merged into this article or section. ... November 12 is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 49 days remaining. ... Shrine of Baháulláh Mírzá Husayn-Alí (Persian: میرزا حسینعلی ) (b:1817-d:1892), who later took the title of Baháulláh (بهاءالله The Glory of God in Arabic) was the founder-prophet of the Baháí Faith. ... Seat of the Universal House of Justice, governing body of the Baháís The Baháí Faith is an emerging global religion founded by Baháulláh, a nineteenth-century Iranian exile. ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... Japanese girls at the shrine, dressed up for the Shichigosan festival Shichigosan (七五三, literally seven-five-three) is a traditional festival day in Japan for children aged three, five and seven. ... November 16 is the 320th day of the year (321st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 45 days remaining. ... Loy Krathong (or Loi Kratong, Thai ลอยกระทง) is a festival celebrated in Thailand. ... November 20 is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... November 20, the day of Zumbis celebration. ... November 24 is the 328th day (329th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The First Thanksgiving, after the painting by Jean Louis Gerome Ferris (1863–1930) Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day (Nicknamed: Turkey Day[Día del Pavo] and called El Día de Acción de Gracias by spanish speaking Latinos in the U.S.), is an annual holiday celebrated in much of... November 30 is the 334th day (335th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 31 days remaining, as the final day of November. ...

Ongoing trials

Australia: Bradley John Murdoch
Chile: Augusto Pinochet
Indonesia: Bali Nine
Indonesia: Michelle Leslie
Iraq: Iraqi Special Tribunal
Saddam Hussein and others
Neth.: ICTY
Slobodan Milošević, among others
Russia: Nur-Pashi Kulayev
U.S.: Zacarias Moussaoui
U.S.: Brian Nichols
U.S.: Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District
Bradley John Murdoch is the chief suspect in the alleged disappearance of Peter Falconio, and has been positively identified by Joanne Lees as the man who murdered her boyfriend and attacked her. ... Tiffany is the best and this guy is mean. ... Rob And Jarred ARe Gay Fags Beef And Jarred suck each other off every night and fuck in the school toliets everydayAustrarlian]] ya mums a slut bitch cockbreathDenpasar on the island of Bali, in Indonesia, on 17 April 2005. ... Front of Sydney Morning Herald cutout: headline Leslie states she was foolish Michelle Leslie modelling in Adelaide, before the incident. ... The Iraq Special Tribunal is a body established under Iraqi national law to try Iraqi nationals or residents accused of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes or other serious crimes committed between 1968 and 2003. ... Saddam Hussein during his first appearance before the Iraqi Special Tribunal The trial of Saddam Hussein, the former President of Iraq, is being held under the Iraqi Special Tribunal. ... Motto: Je Maintiendrai (French for I will maintain) Anthem: Wilhelmus van Nassouwe Capital Amsterdam. ... The International Criminal Tribunal for Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991, more commonly referred to as the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, acronym ICTY, is a body of the United Nations (UN) established... Slobodan Milošević, on trial at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, The Hague Slobodan Milošević listen ▶(?) (Serbian: Слободан Милошевић, pronounced ; born 20 August 1941) is a former President of Serbia and of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia as well as leader of the Socialist Party of Serbia. ... Kulayev following raid A native of Engenoi, Nur-Pashi Kulayev was the sole survivor of the 32 hostage-takers in the 2004 Beslan school hostage crisis. ... ... Moussaoui mugshot Zacarias Moussaoui (born May 30, 1968) is a French terrorist of Moroccan descent involved in the conspiracy that resulted in the September 11, 2001 attacks. ... ... Brian Nichols Brian Gene Nichols (born December 10, 1971 in Baltimore, Maryland) is a suspect in the shooting deaths of Judge Rowland W. Barnes, court reporter Julie Brandau, and deputy sheriff Sgt. ... ... Kitzmiller, et al. ...

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12 November 2005 (Saturday)

November 12 is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 49 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... In science, magnitude refers to the numerical size of something: see orders of magnitude. ... This article deals with the post-invasion period in Iraq and its occupation. ... The United Nations Secretary-General is the head of the Secretariat, one of the principal divisions of the United Nations. ... Kofi Atta Annan (born April 8, 1938) is a Ghanaian diplomat and the seventh and current Secretary-General of the United Nations. ... A car bomb is a bomb that is placed in a car or truck and is intended to be exploded while there. ... Average temperature (red) and precipitations (blue) in Baghdad Baghdad (Arabic: ) is the capital of Iraq and the Baghdad Province. ... Rabin Square and the City Hall Rabin Square (Hebrew: Kikar Rabin, ככר רבין or כיכר רבין, or a longer name - Kikar Yitzhak Rabin, ככר יצחק רבין or כיכר יצחק רבין), formerly known as Kikar Malchey Israel (Israel Kings Square), now named after the late Yitschak Rabin, is a large square in the center of Tel Aviv. ... Tel-Aviv was founded on empty dunes north of the existing city of Jaffa. ... Yitzhak Rabin Yitzhak Rabin ▶(?) (or Yitschak Rabin) (יצחק רבין in Hebrew), (March 1, 1922 – November 4, 1995) was an Israeli politician and general. ...

11 November 2005 (Friday)

November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) is the United Kingdom abroad. ... The Islamic Republic of Iran Navy is the naval force of Iran. ... October 28 is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 64 days remaining. ... Abu Musa or Abu Musâ (in Persian ابوموسی) is an island in the eastern Persian Gulf now occupied by Iran. ... Transmission lines in Lund, Sweden Electric power, often known as power or electricity, involves the production and delivery of electrical energy in sufficient quantities to operate domestic appliances, office equipment, industrial machinery and provide sufficient energy for both domestic and commercial lighting, heating, cooking and industrial processes. ... Hydroelectric dam diagram The waters of Llyn Stwlan, the upper reservoir of the Ffestiniog Pumped-Storage Scheme in north Wales, can just be glimpsed on the right. ... The term blackout in peacetime refers to a cessation of electrical energy through electric power transmission systems. ... A water supply system provides water to the locations that need it. ... FedEx DC-10 Cargo airlines are airlines dedicated to the transport of cargo. ... Kabul Kabul (34°32′ N 69°10′ E, Kâbl, in Persian کابل) is the capital and largest city of Afghanistan with a population variously estimated at 2 to 4 million. ... H5N1 is a highly pathogenic strain of avian influenza (bird flu). ... Avian influenza (also known as bird flu) is a type of influenza virulent in birds. ... A map showing countries commonly considered to be part of the Middle East The Middle East is a region comprising the lands around the southern and eastern parts of the Mediterranean Sea, a territory that extends from the eastern Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf. ... WTO Logo The World Trade Organization (WTO) is an international organization which oversees a large number of agreements defining the rules of trade between its member states (WTO, 2004a). ...

10 November 2005 (Thursday)

November 10 is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 51 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (born 1939) is the President-elect of Liberia. ... Presidential and parliamentary elections are taking place in Liberia on October 11, 2005. ... George Weah George Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah (born October 1, 1966 in Monrovia) is a Liberian politician and former football player. ... // Etymology World map showing Africa (geographically) The name Africa came into Western use through the Romans, who used the name Africa terra — land of the Afri (plural, or Afer singular) — for the northern part of the continent, as the province of Africa with its capital Carthage, corresponding to modern-day... The 17th Street Canal connects Lake Pontchartrain to the Mississippi River in New Orleans, Louisiana. ... New Orleans (local pronunciations: , , or ) (French: La Nouvelle-Orléans, pronounced in standard French accent) is a major U.S. port city and the largest city in the U.S. state of Louisiana. ... Hurricane Katrina was the eleventh named tropical storm, fourth hurricane, third major hurricane, and first Category 5 hurricane of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season. ... Seal of the House of Representatives The United States House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the Congress of the United States, the other being the Senate. ... Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Map The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge covers about 19,049,236 acres (79,318 km²) in northeastern Alaska, in the North Slope region. ... The Boeing 777 is a family of long range widebody twin engine airliners built by Boeing Commercial Airplanes. ... London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England. ... The United States invasion of Afghanistan (codenamed Operation Enduring Freedom)occurred in n October 2001, in the wake of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the U.S., marking the beginning of its War on Terrorism campaign. ... An insurgency is an armed rebellion against a constituted authority, by any irregular armed force that rises up against an enforced or established authority, government, or administration. ... Flag flown by the Taliban. ... An ambush is a long established military tactic in which an ambushing force uses concealment to attack an enemy that passes its position. ... Kandahār (or Qandahār) is a city in southern Afghanistan, the capital of Kandahar province. ... Beheading—Facsimile of a Miniature on Wood in the Cosmographie Universelle of Munster: in folio, Basle, 1552. ... This article deals with the post-invasion period in Iraq and its occupation. ... An insurgency is an armed rebellion against a constituted authority, by any irregular armed force that rises up against an enforced or established authority, government, or administration. ... A suicide bombing is a bomb attack on people or property, committed by a person who knows the explosion will cause his or her own death (see suicide, suicide weapons). ... Toms Diner, a restaurant in New York made familiar by Suzanne Vega and the television sitcom Seinfeld Eating Out redirects here. ... Average temperature (red) and precipitations (blue) in Baghdad Baghdad (Arabic: ) is the capital of Iraq and the Baghdad Province. ... Addis Ababa as seen from space. ...

9 November 2005 (Wednesday)

November 9 is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 52 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This is a list of countries and territories by HIV/AIDS adult prevalence rate, based on The World Factbook, accessed in September 2005. ... Capital punishment, also referred to as the death penalty, is the judicially ordered execution of a prisoner as a punishment for a serious crime, often called a capital offense or a capital crime. ... Incest is sexual activity or marriage between very close family members. ... The human immunodeficiency virus, commonly called HIV, is a retrovirus that primarily infects vital components of the human immune system such as CD4+ T cells, macrophages and dendritic cells. ... Amir Peretz, MK, Chairman of the Israel Labour Party and Chairman of the Histadrut labour federation Amir Peretz (born 9 March 1952) is the newly-elected leader of the Labour Party in Israel, having defeated Shimon Peres in the primary elections on 9 November 2005. ... HaAvoda party logo Labour or Labor, (העבודה HaAvoda) is an Israeli political party. ... Shimon Peres Shimon Peres â–¶(?) (Hebrew שִׁמְעוֹן פֶּרֶס (without Niqqud: שמעון פרס) (born August 16, 1923), an Israeli Labour politician and served as 8th Prime Minister of Israel from 1984-1986 and 1995-1996 and Foreign Affairs Minister of Israel from 2001-2002, and became Vice Premier in a coalition under Ariel Sharon at the... Map showing East Java within Indonesia East Java (Indonesian: Jawa Timur) is one of Indonesias 32 provinces. ... Bali Bombings Attacks against tourist locations in the Indonesian island of Bali 2002 Bali bombing 2005 Bali bombing ... Azahari Husin and Noordin Mohammed Top (Source: The Telegraph) Dr Azahari Husin (born circa 1957 - November 9, 2005) is a Malaysian engineer who is wanted as a suspect of the 2002 Bali terrorist bombing. ... Amman, the capital city of Jordan. ... Location of Amman Amman (Arabic عمان ʿAmmān), the capital of the Kingdom of Jordan, is a city of more than 1. ... The term Western world or the West can have multiple meanings depending on its context. ... Importance and applicability Most of human history is not described by any written records. ... The Phoenician alphabet dates from around 1000 BC and is derived from the Proto-Canaanite alphabet. ... Note: This article contains special characters. ... (11th century BC - 10th century BC - 9th century BC - other centuries) (1000s BC - 990s BC - 980s BC - 970s BC - 960s BC - 950s BC - 940s BC - 930s BC - 920s BC - 910s BC - 900s BC - other decades) (3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC - 1st millennium BC) Events Partition of ancient Israel into... Literacy is the ability to write. ... Ahmed Chalabi Ahmed Abdel Hadi Chalabi1 (Arabic: احمد الجلبي) (born October 30, 1944) is the interim minister for oil and a deputy prime minister in Iraq, as of April 28, 2005 [1]. He is also part of a three-man executive council for the umbrella Iraqi opposition group, the Iraqi National Congress... The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, and is now the dominant branch of Parliament. ... The term terrorism is largely synonymous with political violence, and refers to a strategy of using coordinated attacks that typically fall outside the time, manner of conduct, and place commonly understood as representing the bounds of conventional warfare. ... The Terrorism Bill 2005 is a bill introduced on October 12, 2005 [1] and currently progressing through the Parliament of the United Kingdom. ... The Right Honourable Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953 in Edinburgh, Scotland) is the current Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, First Lord of the Treasury and Minister for the Civil Service. ... Michael Howard The Right Honourable Michael Howard, QC, MP (born July 7, 1941) is a British politician and caretaker Leader of the Opposition and the Conservative Party, having formally resigned the post on 7 October 2005. ... Venus Express is the first Venus exploration mission of the European Space Agency. ... Adjective Venusian or (rarely) Cytherean (*min temperature refers to cloud tops only) Atmospheric characteristics Atmospheric pressure 9. ... The Baikonur Cosmodrome (Kazakh: Байқоңыр ғарыш айлағы, Bayqoñır ÄŸarış aylağı; Russian: Космодром Байконур, Kosmodrom Baykonur), also called Tyuratam, is the worlds oldest and largest working space launch facility. ... The United States General Election of 2005, held on Tuesday, November 8, 2005, was an off-year election in which no members of the Congress or state legislators were standing for election. ... The California special election of 2005 was held on November 8, 2005 after being called by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger on June 13, 2005. ... A California ballot proposition is a method of amending either the California state constitution or California statutory law, under the Initiative and Referendum process. ... Governors Arnold Schwarzenegger and Gray Davis with President George W. Bush (2003) Seal of the Governor of California (without the Roman numerals designating the governors sequence) See also: List of pre-statehood governors of California, List of Governors of California The Governor of California is the highest executive authority... Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger (born July 30, 1947 in Thal, Styria, Austria) is an Austrian-American actor, Republican politician, and bodybuilder, currently serving as the 38th Governor of California. ... Judith Miller is the name of several people, including: an American journalist a French philosopher This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The New York Times is a newspaper published in New York City by Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr. ...

8 November 2005 (Tuesday)

November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Presidential and parliamentary elections are taking place in Liberia on October 11, 2005. ... Runoff voting is a voting system used in single-seat elections. ... George Weah George Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah (born October 1, 1966 in Monrovia) is a Liberian politician and former football player. ... Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf (born 1939) is the President-elect of Liberia. ... The finance minister is a cabinet position in a government. ... The United States General Election of 2005, held on Tuesday, November 8, 2005, was an off-year election in which no members of the Congress or state legislators were standing for election. ... The Virginia gubernatorial election of 2005 was a race for the Governor of Virginia, held on November 8, 2005. ... The Democratic Party, founded in 1792, is the second-oldest political party in the world (after the Tories of the United Kingdom). ... Virginias Lieutenant Governor and Democratic Governor-Elect, Tim Kaine. ... A governor is also a device that regulates the speed of a machine. ... State nickname: Old Dominion Other U.S. States Capital Richmond Largest city Virginia Beach Governor Mark R. Warner (D) Senators John Warner (R) George Allen (R) Official language(s) English Area 110,862 km² (35th)  - Land 102,642 km²  - Water 8,220 km² (7. ... The New Jersey gubernatorial election of 2005 is a race for the Governor of New Jersey. ... The Democratic Party, founded in 1792, is the second-oldest political party in the world (after the Tories of the United Kingdom). ... Jon Stevens Corzine (born January 1, 1947) is an American politician and businessman. ... A governor is also a device that regulates the speed of a machine. ... State nickname: The Garden State Other U.S. States Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Governor Richard Codey (D) Acting, Outgoing Jon Corzine (D) (Governor-Elect) Senators Jon Corzine (D) (Outgoing) Frank Lautenberg (D) Official language(s) None defined Area 22,608 km² (47th)  - Land 19,231 km²  - Water 3,378... Jacques René Chirac â–¶(?), (born November 29, 1932 in Paris) is a French politician who is currently President of the French Republic. ... A state of emergency is a governmental declaration that may suspend certain normal functions of government, may work to alert citizens to alter their normal behaviors, or may order government agencies to implement emergency preparedness plans. ... Rioting areas in the Paris region as of 4 November A series of violent acts throughout France began near Paris on October 27, 2005 and have continued for eleven consecutive nights. ... 1955 (MCMLV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... A curfew can be one of the following: An order by the government for certain persons to return home before a certain time. ... Saddam Hussein during his first appearance before the Iraqi Special Tribunal The trial of Saddam Hussein, the former President of Iraq, is being held under the Iraqi Special Tribunal. ... Jack Ruby murdered Lee Harvey Oswald, the alleged assassin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, in a very public manner In its most common use, assassination has come to mean the killing of an important person. ... Adel al-Zubeidi was a defence attorney during the Hussein Trials on the legal team representing Taha Yassin Ramadan. ... A lawyer is a person licensed by the state to advise clients in legal matters and represent them in courts of law (and in other forms of dispute resolution). ... Taha Yassin Ramadan (born 1938) was the Vice President of Iraq from March 1991 to the fall of Saddam Hussein in April 2003. ... Saddam Hussein Wikinews has news related to this article: Saddam Hussein Saddām Hussein Ê»Abd al-MajÄ«d al-TikrÄ«ti, sometimes spelled Hussayn or Hussain; (Arabic صدام حسين عبد المجيد التكريتي; born April 28, 1937 ) was President of Iraq from 1979 until his removal and capture after the 2003 invasion of Iraq. ... RAI (Radiotelevisione Italiana) is the Italian public service broadcaster. ... Documentary film is a broad category of cinematic expression united by the intent to remain factual or non-fictional. ... ... This article is about the chemical element. ... Dressing the wounded during a gas attack by Austin O. Spare, 1918. ... The Mark 77 is a US 750-lb (340-kg) air-dropped incendiary bomb that carries 110 gallons (415 litres) of a fuel gel mix that is the direct successor to napalm. ... A napalm airstrike during the Vietnam War Napalm is a flammable, gasoline-based weapon invented in 1942. ... US Army Seal HHC, US Army Distinctive Unit Insignia The Army is the branch of the United States armed forces which has primary responsibility for land-based military operations. ... A civilian is a person who is not a member of a military. ... Fallujah (Arabic: ; sometimes transliterated as Falluja or Fallouja) is a city in the Iraqi province of Al Anbar, located roughly 69km (43 miles) west of Baghdad on the Euphrates. ... City of Melbourne Local Government Area State Victoria Lord Mayor John So (since 2001) Area 36 km² Population (2001) 57,960 Density 1,601/km² (1999) Greater Melbourne Subdivisions Local Government Areas Area 7,694 km² (1999) Population 2001 census (2nd in Australia) 3,555,321 Density 462. ... Sydney is the capital city of the Australian state of New South Wales and Australias largest and oldest city (founded in 1788). ... Long a symbol of Tokyo, the Nijubashi Bridge at the Kokyo Imperial Palace. ... Institute of Cetacean Research (ICR) is a Japanese non-profit organisation that carries out the scientific research into cetaceans. ... Whales are the largest species of exclusively aquatic placental mammals, members of the order Cetacea, which also includes dolphins and porpoises. ... The International Convention for the Regulation of Whaling is an international agreement (see environmental agreement) signed in 1946 designed to make whaling sustainable. ...

7 November 2005 (Monday)

  • Sierra Leone Health and Sanitation Minister, Abator Thomas says that polio has been eradicated in the country, following a successful immunization program. (allAfrica)
  • The United Nations is asking donors for US$3.2 million to help six West African countries fight cholera. The disease has killed at least 700 people and infected over 42,000 in the region since June, a sharp rise due to the unusually heavy rains this year. (allAfrica)
  • India's foreign minister, K. Natwar Singh, is forced to step down from his post amid allegations that he and the governing Indian National Congress had illegally benefited from the UN Oil-for-Food Programme in Iraq. (Reuters)
  • Canadian New Democratic Party leader Jack Layton withdraws his support to the minority government of Prime Minister Paul Martin. This decision might set a confidence vote in the next week. (Globe & Mail)
  • China closes all Beijing poultry markets. Authorities ordered all live poultry markets in China's capital to close immediately and went door-to-door seizing chickens and ducks from private homes, as the government dramatically ramped up its fight against avian influenza today. (Business Week)
  • Alberto Fujimori, former President of Peru, is arrested in Chile whilst a Chilean judge considers a Peruvian extradition request. (BBC)
  • India opens the first of three frontier checkpoints at Chakan Da Bagh in Poonch on the Kashmir Line of Control (LoC) between India and Pakistan, for 2005 Kashmir earthquake relief work. (Rediff)
  • The 2005 French urban riots continue to intensify and spread, in the eleventh consecutive night of rioting in cities across France. A related incident has been reported in Saint-Gillis, Brussels, Belgium (Guardian) (BBC) (CNN) (Le Figaro) (in French)

November 7 is the 311th day of the year (312th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 54 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Poliomyelitis (polio), or infantile paralysis, is a viral paralytic disease. ... The United Nations, or UN, is an international organization established in 1945. ... The United States dollar is the official currency of the United States. ... West Africa is the region of western Africa that is generally considered to include the countries of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte dIvoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo. ... Cholera (also called Asiatic cholera) is an infectious disease, caused by bacteria that are typically ingested by drinking water that is contaminated by improper sanitation, or by eating improperly cooked fish, especially shellfish. ... Kunwar Natwar Singh Kunwar Natwar Singh, popularly known as K. Natwar Singh (born May 16, 1931, Bharatpur, Rajastan, India) is an Indian politician and is a cabinet minister. ... Indian National Congress (also known as the Congress Party, abbreviated INC) is a major political party in India. ... The Oil-for-Food Program, established by the United Nations in 1996 and terminated in late 2003, was intended to allow Iraq to sell oil on the world market in exchange for food, medicine, and other humanitarian needs for ordinary Iraqi citizens without allowing Iraq to rebuild its military. ... The New Democratic Party (French: Nouveau Parti démocratique) is a left wing political party in Canada that advocates varying forms of social democracy and democratic socialism. ... Jack Layton John Gilbert Jack Layton, [[MP, (born July 18, 1950, Hudson, Québec) is a social democratic Canadian politician, a former Toronto, Ontario city councillor, deputy mayor, and the current leader of Canadas New Democratic Party. ... The Right Honourable Paul Edgar Philippe Martin, PC , MP , LL.B , BA (born August 28, 1938 in Windsor, Ontario) is the Prime Minister of Canada. ... Beijing ▶(?) (Chinese: 北京; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Pei-ching; Postal System Pinyin: Peking) is the capital of the Peoples Republic of China (PRC). ... Duck amongst other poultry The Poultry-dealer, after Cesare Vecellio. ... Influenza A virus, the virus that causes Avian flu. ... Alberto Kenya Fujimori (アルベルト・ケンヤ・フジモリ Aruberuto Kenya Fujimori, born July 28, 1938), also known as Kenya Fujimori (藤森 謙也 Fujimori Kenya), was President of Peru from July 28, 1990 to November 17, 2000. ... The term checkpoint may refer to: A place at which vehicles or pedestrians are stopped in order to enforce laws or security measures. ... Poonch district is very hilly. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Map showing approximate location on the globe. ... This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Emblem of the Brussels-Capital Region Flag of The City of Brussels Brussels (Dutch: Brussel, French: Bruxelles, German: Brüssel) is the capital of Belgium and of the European Union. ...

6 November 2005 (Sunday)

November 6 is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 55 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Massive ordinance air-burst bomb. ... List of the Heads of Government of Somalia (Dates in italics indicate de facto continuation of office) Political Affiliations SNL - Somali National League SRSP - Somali Revolutionary Socialist Party SYL - Somali Youth League USC - United Somali Congress Mil - Military n-p - Non-partisan See Also History of Somalia Presidents of Somalia... Ali Mohammed Ghedi,a veterinary surgeon and an African Union official, Mr. ... Mogadishu Mogadishu (Somali: Muqdisho), a city in East Africa on the Indian Ocean, serves as the nominal capital of anarchic Somalia. ... List of presidents of Peru : The Independence War 1821-1822: José de San Martín 1822-1823: José de La Mar 1823: Manuel Salazar y Baquíjano 1823: José de la Riva Agüero 1823-1824: José Bernardo de Tagle 1824-1826: Simón Bolívar 1826-1827: Andrés... Alberto Kenya Fujimori (アルベルト・ケンヤ・フジモリ Aruberuto Kenya Fujimori, born July 28, 1938), also known as Kenya Fujimori (藤森 謙也 Fujimori Kenya), was President of Peru from July 28, 1990 to November 17, 2000. ... Santiagos Metropolitan Cathedral Santiago (officially in Spanish, Santiago de Chile) is Chiles capital and largest city. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Interpol logo Interpol, more correctly the International Criminal Police Organization, was created in 1923 to assist international criminal police co-operation. ... The term fireball is often used in reference to any large explosion or burst of fire. ... A UFO -- fact or fiction? A UFO or unidentified flying object is any object or optical phenomenon observed in the sky which cannot be identified. ... The Taurids are an annual meteor shower considered associated with the comet Encke. ... Demographics of Azerbaijan, Data of FAO, year 2005 ; Number of inhabitants in thousands. ... Azerbaijan hold Parliamentary elections November 6, 2005. ... Electoral fraud is the deliberate interference with the process of an election. ... Beginning in the suburbs of Paris on 29 October 2005, mass civil unrest spread throughout France and has continued for twelve consecutive nights[1]. It is the most dramatic unrest experienced in France since the 1968 student revolt [2]. Cities affected by sustained rioting as of 6 November; minor unrest... Jacques René Chirac â–¶(?), (born November 29, 1932 in Paris) is a French politician who is currently President of the French Republic. ... A tornado over land. ... The Fujita scale rates a tornados intensity by the damage it inflicts on human-built structures. ... For other places named Evansville see Evansville (disambiguation). ... The Southern Indiana Tornado was a powerful tornado that formed on November 6, 2005, outside of Evansville, Indiana, a city in southwestern Indiana on the Ohio River. ...

5 November 2005 (Saturday)

November 5 is the 309th day of the year (310th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 56 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... MV Pride of Aloha docked in Port of Nāwiliwili, Kaua‘i in the Hawaiian Islands A cruise ship, or less commonly cruise liner or luxury liner, is a passenger ship used for pleasure voyages, where the voyage itself and the amenities of the ship are considered an essential part... The Seabourn Spirit is a 5-star cruise ship that was built in Germany and started sailing in 1989. ... A pirate digging…perhaps to bury treasure, perhaps a grave. ... As a noun, Christian is an appellation and moniker deriving from the appellation Christ, which many people associate exclusively with Jesus of Nazareth. ... A church building (or simply church) is a building used in Christian worship. ... For other uses, see number 300. ... Megiddo (מגידו) is a kibbutz in Israel. ... Bishop Robinson The Right Reverend Vicki Gene Robinson (born May 29, 1947) is the ninth bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America. ... For other uses, see United States (disambiguation) and US (disambiguation). ... The term Anglican describes those people and churches following the religious traditions of the Church of England, especially following the Reformation. ... Pope Benedict XVI (Latin: ; born April 16, 1927, as Joseph Alois Ratzinger in Marktl am Inn, Bavaria, Germany) is the 265th reigning pope, the head of the Roman Catholic Church and sovereign of Vatican City. ... The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. ... Trafalgar Square is a square in central London that commemorates the Battle of Trafalgar (1805), a British naval victory of the Napoleonic Wars. ... The Anglican Communion uses the compass rose as its symbol, signifying its worldwide reach and decentralized nature. ...

4 November 2005 (Friday)

November 4 is the 308th day of the year (309th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 57 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Debre Berhan is a town in the Amhara region of Ethiopia, about 120 kilometers north east of Addis Ababa, on the paved highway to Dessie. ... Bahir Dar is a city in north western Ethiopia and the capital of the Amhara Administrative Region (kilil). ... Addis Ababa (Amharic new flower) is the capital of Ethiopia. ... The Old Bailey by Mountford (1907) The Central Criminal Court, commonly known as The Old Bailey (a bailey being part of a castle), is a Crown Court (criminal high court) in London, dealing with major criminal cases in the UK. It stands on the site of the mediaeval Newgate Gaol... ... White supremacy is the variety of white nationalism that believes the white race should rule over other races. ... A Jewish cemetery in France after being defaced by Neo-Nazis. ... ... The Terrorism Act 2000 is a current United Kingdom Act of Parliament - An Act to make provision about terrorism; and to make temporary provision for Northern Ireland about the prosecution and punishment of certain offences, the preservation of peace and the maintenance of order. ... Areas of rioting as of 4 November. ... Riots in Newark, New Jersey Riots occur when crowds of people have gathered and are committing crimes or acts of violence. ... Jack Ruby murdered Lee Harvey Oswald, the alleged assassin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, in a very public manner In its most common use, assassination has come to mean the killing of an important person. ... The Prime Minister of Israel is the elected head of the Israeli government. ... Yitzhak Rabin Yitzhak Rabin ▶(?) (or Yitschak Rabin) (יצחק רבין in Hebrew), (March 1, 1922 – November 4, 1995) was an Israeli politician and general. ... ... The President of the United States (often abbreviated POTUS) is the head of state of the United States. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States and a former Governor of the State of Texas. ... The tourist resort of Mar del Plata, 400 kilometers southeast of the Argentine capital Buenos Aires, is the venue of the Fourth Summit of the Americas, which will gather the leaders of all the countries of the Western Hemisphere, except Cuba. ... Mar del Plata (population 550,000) is an Argentine city located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean in the Buenos Aires Province, 400 km south of Buenos Aires, one of the major fishing ports, and the biggest seaside beach resort in Argentina. ...

3 November 2005 (Thursday)

November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Measles Initiative (MI) was launched in February 2001, as a long-term commitment to control measles in Africa. ... // Etymology World map showing Africa (geographically) The name Africa came into Western use through the Romans, who used the name Africa terra — land of the Afri (plural, or Afer singular) — for the northern part of the continent, as the province of Africa with its capital Carthage, corresponding to modern-day... Areas of rioting as of 4 November. ... Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Strip are at the center of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. ... ‹The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... The Supreme Court is at the head of the court system in the State of Israel. ... The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) (Hebrew: צבא ×”×”×’× ×” לישראל Tsva Ha-Haganah Le-Yisrael â–¶(?) ([Army] Force for the Defense of Israel), often abbreviated צהל Tsahal, alternative English spelling Tzahal, is the name of Israels armed forces, comprising the Israel army, Israel air force and Israel navy. ... When an aircraft breaks the sound barrier, an unusual cloud sometimes forms in its wake. ... This article is about the United Nations, for other uses of UN see UN (disambiguation) Official languages English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Arabic Secretary-General Kofi Annan (since 1997) Established October 24, 1945 Member states 191 Headquarters New York City, NY, USA Official site http://www. ... A panic attack is a period of intense fear or discomfort, typically with an abrupt onset and usually lasting no more than thirty minutes. ... ‹The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... Islamic Jihad (Arabic: Harakat al-Jihad al-Islami) is a militant Islamist group based in the Syrian capital, Damascus. ... Toy weapons are toys that mimic real weapons, but are designed to be fun for children to play with and less dangerous. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... This article deals with the post-invasion period in Iraq and its occupation. ... ... United States Marine Corps Emblem The United States Marine Corps (USMC) is a branch of the U.S. military. ... USS Essex (LHD-2) is a Wasp-class amphibious assault ship commissioned in 1992. ... In May 1991, a coalition of rebel forces under the name Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) defeated the government of Mengistu Haile Mariam. ... Addis Ababa as seen from space. ... Sagittarius A (or Sgr A) is a complex radio source at the center of our galaxy, the Milky Way. ... A NASA artists conception of what the Milky Way would look like if seen off-axis. ... Top: artists conception of a supermassive black hole drawing material from a nearby star. ... Massive ordinance air-burst bomb. ... Ambon City (1990 pop. ...

2 November 2005 (Wednesday)

November 2 is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 59 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... João Bernardo Vieira João Bernardo Nino Vieira (born 27 April 1939 in Bissau) has been President of Guinea-Bissau since 1 October 2005. ... Aristides Gomes (born 8 November 1954) is the current Prime Minister of Guinea-Bissau. ... The African Development Bank (AfDB) is a development bank established in 1964 with the intention of promoting economic and social development in Africa. ... Carlos Domingos Gomes Júnior (born 1949) is the prime minister of Guinea-Bissau. ... Amarillo is a city located in Texas, USA and is part of the West Texas region. ... ... The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) was created by the Glass-Steagall Act of 1933. ... The Gulf of Mexico is a major body of water bordered and nearly landlocked by North America. ... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States and a former Governor of the State of Texas. ... The Washington Post is the largest and oldest newspaper in Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States. ... The CIA Seal The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is an American intelligence agency, responsible for obtaining and analyzing information about foreign governments, corporations, and individuals, and reporting such information to the various branches of the U.S. Government. ... The term black site refers to secret CIA-controlled detainment facilities with only minimal Congressional oversight. ... Pre-1989 division between the West (grey) and Eastern Bloc (orange) superimposed on current national boundaries: Russia (dark orange), other countries of the former USSR (medium orange) and other former communist regimes (light orange). ... The Congress of the United States is the legislative branch of the federal government of the United States of America. ... President is a title held by many leaders of organizations, companies, universities, and countries. ... Order: Sixth President of Iran First Vice President: Parviz Dawoodi Term of office: August 3, 2005 – present Preceded by: Mohammad Khatami Succeeded by: Date of birth: October 28, 1956 Place of birth: Aradan, Iran Political party: Islamic Society of Engineers Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (محمود احمدی‌نژاد; born October 28, 1956), also written Ahmadinezhad, is... This is a list of Iranian officials with their titles, last checked and updated on September 28, 2005. ... Logo The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is made up of Algeria, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela; since 1965, its international headquarters have been in Vienna, Austria. ... An aerial view of Parliament of India at New Delhi. ... The word veto comes from Latin and literally means I forbid. ... Order: Sixth President of Iran First Vice President: Parviz Dawoodi Term of office: August 3, 2005 – present Preceded by: Mohammad Khatami Succeeded by: Date of birth: October 28, 1956 Place of birth: Aradan, Iran Political party: Islamic Society of Engineers Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (محمود احمدی‌نژاد; born October 28, 1956), also written Ahmadinezhad, is... This article deals with the city of Delhi. ... A sketch is a drawing or other composition that is not intended as a finished work. ... Delhi map showing the location of the Bomb blasts with red dots. ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... The Secretary of State for Work and Pensions is a position in the UK cabinet, responsible for the Department for Work and Pensions. ... David Blunkett The Right Honourable David Blunkett (born June 6, 1947) is a British Labour Party politician and has been Member of Parliament for Sheffield Brightside since 1987. ... The Right Honourable John Matthew Patrick Hutton (born 6 May 1955) is a politician in the United Kingdom. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... An aerial substation A substation is the part of an electricity transmission and distribution system where voltage is transformed generally from high to low using transformers. ... Pune (पुणे in Marathi), formerly Punavadi and Poona (पूना in Hindi), Maharashtra state, western India, is situated at the confluence of the Mula and Mutha rivers. ... The Parkes 64 metre radio telescope in New South Wales, Australia (the bigger of the two shown) In contrast to an ordinary telescope, which produces visible light images, a radio telescope sees radio waves emitted by radio sources, typically by means of a large parabolic (dish) antenna, or arrays of... The Square Kilometre Array, once complete will be a radio telescope with a planned collecting area of a square kilometre. ... Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Strip are at the center of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. ... The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) (Hebrew: צבא ×”×”×’× ×” לישראל Tsva Ha-Haganah Le-Yisrael â–¶(?) ([Army] Force for the Defense of Israel), often abbreviated צהל Tsahal, alternative English spelling Tzahal, is the name of Israels armed forces, comprising the Israel army, Israel air force and Israel navy. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Addis Ababa as seen from space. ...

1 November 2005 (Tuesday)

November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Best Mate (born 25 January 1995 in Ireland, died 1 November 2005) was a famous Irish racehorse and three times winner of the Cheltenham Gold Cup. ... Horse-racing is an equestrian sporting activity which has been practiced over the centuries; the chariot races of Roman times were an early example, as was the contest of the steeds of the god Odin and the giant Hrungnir in Norse mythology. ... ... The Senate Minority Leader is a member of the United States Senate who is elected by his or her party conference to serve as the chief Senate spokesmen for his or her party and to manage and schedule the legislative and executive business of the Senate. ... Harry Mason Reid (born December 2, 1939) is the senior United States Senator from Nevada and a member of the Democratic Party, for which he serves as Senate Minority Leader. ... The Democratic Party, founded in 1792, is the second-oldest political party in the world (after the Tories of the United Kingdom). ... A closed session (formally a session with closed doors) is a parliamentary procedure in the Standing Rules of the United States Senate for discussing matters requiring secrecy. ... Seal of the Senate The United States Senate is one of the two chambers of the Congress of the United States, the other being the House of Representatives. ... The planet Pluto has three known moons. ... Adjective Plutonian Atmospheric characteristics Atmospheric pressure 0. ... The United Nations Security Council is the most powerful organ of the United Nations. ... A United Nations Security Council Resolution is voted on by the fifteen members of the UN Security Council. ... Jack Ruby murdered Lee Harvey Oswald, the alleged assassin of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, in a very public manner In its most common use, assassination has come to mean the killing of an important person. ... This page lists prime ministers of Lebanon. ... Former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri Rafik Bahaa Edine Hariri — Arabic: رفيق الحريری (short name) or رفيق بهاء الدين الحريري (long name) — (November 1, 1944 – February 14, 2005), was a Muslim Lebanese self-made billionaire and business tycoon, and was twice Prime Minister of Lebanon from 1992 to 1998 and again from 2000 to 2004. ... Map of Zanzibars main island Zanzibar, Tanzania, comprises a pair of islands off the east coast of Africa called Zanzibar (Unguja) (1994 est. ... The Chama Cha Mapinduzi or Revolutionary State Party is the ruling party of Tanzania. ... Although Zanzibar is part of Tanzania, it elects its own president who is head of government for matters internal to the island. ... Sheikh Abeid Amani Karume (1905–1972) was the first President of Zanzibar. ... Israel, the West Bank and Gaza Strip are at the center of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. ... ‹The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... The Hamas emblem shows two crossed swords, the Dome of the Rock, and a map of the land they claim as Palestine (roughly, present-day Israel, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip). ... The Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades (كتائب شهداء الاقصى) are one of the militias of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafats al- Fatah faction. ... The Olympic Games, or Olympics, is an international multi-sport event taking place every two years and alternating between Summer and Winter Games. ... The Olympic Games, or Olympics, is an international multi-sport event taking place every two years and alternating between Summer and Winter Games. ... Justice John Gomery Justice John Howard Gomery, BCL , BA , QC (born August 9, 1932 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is a Canadian jurist. ... The Gomery Commission, formally the Commission of Inquiry into the Sponsorship Program and Advertising Activities, is a federal Canadian commission headed by the retired Justice John Gomery for the purpose of investigating the sponsorship scandal, which involves allegations of corruption within the Canadian government. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada) is Canadas current governing political party. ... The sponsorship scandal or AdScam is an ongoing scandal that may lead to the collapse of the current government of Canada. ... The Right Honourable Paul Edgar Philippe Martin, PC , MP , LL.B , BA (born August 28, 1938 in Windsor, Ontario) is the Prime Minister of Canada. ... The Right Honourable Joseph Jacques Jean Chrétien, PC (born January 11, 1934, Shawinigan, Quebec) was the twentieth Prime Minister of Canada, serving from November 4, 1993, to December 12, 2003. ... The first European explorer of what is now Quebec was Jacques Cartier, who planted a cross either in the Gaspé in 1534 or at Old Fort Bay on the Lower North Shore and sailed into the St. ... Alfonso Gagliano The Dishonourable Alfonso Gagliano, PC (born January 25, 1942) is a Canadian accountant and Liberal Party politician. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... A Muslim (Arabic: مسلم) is an adherent of Islam. ... Sign warning of possible electric shock hazard An electric shock may occur upon contact of a human or animal body with electricity. ... A riot control agent is a type of lachrymatory agent (or lacrimatory agent). ... Mosque; Aswan, Egypt. ... The Interior Minister is a member of a Cabinet in a Government. ... Makybe Diva is a British-bred Australian thoroughbred racehorse, the first to win the prestigious Melbourne Cup three times. ... The Melbourne Cup is Australias major annual thoroughbred horse race. ... Thoroughbred horse racing is the main form of horse-racing throughout the world. ... ... Aromatic vials in the shape of Greek gods, Begram, 2nd century. ... Ongoing events • 2005 Atlantic and Pacific hurricanes • 2005 Maharashtra floods • 2005 Gujarat Flood • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Gomery Comm. ...

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2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in January • 29 Ephraim Kishon • 25 Philip Johnson • 23 Johnny Carson • 22 Parveen Babi • 20 Jan Nowak-Jeziorański • 17 Virginia Mayo • 17 Zhao Ziyang • 15 Ruth Warrick • 14 Rudolph Moshammer Recent deaths Ongoing events • Tsunami relief... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Ongoing events • Iraqi legislative election • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • Tsunami relief Upcoming events • March 11: Red Nose Day 2005 in the UK. Deaths in February • 26 – Jef Raskin • 25 – Hugh Nibley • 25 – Peter Benenson • 21... ← - 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in March • 31 – Terri Schiavo • 30 – Mitch Hedberg • 29 – Johnnie Cochran • 27 – Wilfred Bigelow • 26 – Paul Hester • 26 – James Callaghan • 21 – Jeff Weise • 21 – Bobby Short • 19 – John De Lorean • 18 – Gary Bertini • 17 – George F... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in April • 26: Augusto Roa Bastos • 24: Ezer Weizman • 23: Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen • 23: John Mills • 16: Marla Ruzicka • 9: Andrea Dworkin • 6: Prince Rainier III • 5: Dale Messick • 5: Saul Bellow • 2: Pope John... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in May May 26: Eddie Albert May 25: Ismail Merchant May 25: Sunil Dutt May 25: Graham Kennedy May 22: Thurl Ravenscroft May 21: Howard Morris May 21: Subodh Mukherjee May 21: Stephen Elliott May 20... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in June June 27: Shelby Foote June 27: John T. Walton June 26: Richard Whiteley June 25: John Fiedler June 25: Chet Helms June 24: Paul Winchell June 21: Jaime Cardinal Sin June 20: Jack Kilby... Ongoing events • 2005 Atlantic and Pacific hurricanes • 2005 Maharashtra floods • 2005 Gujarat Flood • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Gomery Comm. ... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in August August 31: Michael Sheard August 26: Lord Fitt August 24: Jack Slipper August 24: Maurice Cowling August 24: Dr. Tom Pashby August 23: Brock Peters August 22: Lord Lane August 21: Robert Moog August... Ongoing events • Abramoff-Reed gambling scandal • Atlantic hurricane season • Avian influenza (H5N1) outbreak • Bali bombings investigation • California wildfires • UK Conservative Party leadership election • DeLay political financing scandal • Dengue outbreak in Singapore • Fuel prices / Peak oil • Harriet Miers nomination and hearings • Hurricane Wilma • Irans nuclear program • Kashmir earthquake • London bombings... Ongoing events • 2005 Kuomintang visits to Mainland • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • German Visa Affair 2005 • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Election of OAS Secretary General • Stanislav Gross scandal in Czech republic Upcoming events Deaths in May May 3: Jagjit Singh Aurora May 3: Don Canham May... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → January 31, 2004 The United States defence budget is set to exceed US$400 billion next year—an almost 7% increase—according to budget proposals inadvertently posted on the Pentagons website. ... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → // February 29, 2004 Jean-Bertrand Aristide resigns as president of Haiti and flees the country for the Central African Republic. ... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Deaths • 08 Abu Abbas • 20 Queen Juliana • 28 Peter Ustinov • 30 Alistair Cooke More March 2004 deaths Ongoing events EU Enlargement Exploration of Mars: Rovers Haiti Rebellion Israeli-Palestinian conflict Occupation of Iraq Same-sex marriage in... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Deaths in April • 18 Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara • 19 Norris McWhirter • 22 Pat Tillman • 24 Estée Lauder Other recent deaths Ongoing events EU Enlargement Exploration of Mars: Rovers Haiti Rebellion Reconstruction of Iraq – Occupation & Resistance Israeli... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Deaths in May • 28 Gerald Anthony • 27 Umberto Agnelli • 22 Richard Biggs • 20 Len Murray • 17 Tony Randall • 17 Ezzedine Salim • 9 Alan King • 9 Akhmad Kadyrov • 8(?) Nick Berg • 7 Waldemar Milewicz Other recent deaths Ongoing... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December See also: June 2004 in sports Deaths in June • 28 Anthony Buckeridge • 26 Naomi Shemer • 26 Yash Johar • 22 Bob Bemer • 22 Thomas Gold • 22 Francisco Ortiz Franco • 16 Thanom Kittikachorn • 10 Ray Charles • 5 Ronald Reagan... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December See also: July 2004 in sports Deaths in July • 31 David B. Haight • 29 Francis Crick • 29 Nafisa Joseph • 23 Joe Cahill • 23 Mehmood • 23 Illinois Jacquet • 23 Carlos Paredes • 22 Sacha Distel • 21 Jerry Goldsmith • 21... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December See also: August 2004 in sports Deaths in August 2004 • 30 Fred Whipple • 26 Laura Branigan • 24 Elisabeth Kübler-Ross • 18 Elmer Bernstein • 15 Amarsinh Chaudhary • 14 CzesÅ‚aw MiÅ‚osz • 13 Julia Child • 8 Robert... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December See also: September 2004 in sports Deaths in September • 27 Tsai Wan-lin • 24 Françoise Sagan • 20 Brian Clough • 18 Russ Meyer • 15 Johnny Ramone • 12 Fred Ebb • 11 Peter VII of Alexandria • 8 Richard Girnt... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December See also: October 2004 in sports Deaths in October • 29 HRH Princess Alice • 25 John Peel • 24 James Cardinal Hickey • 23 Robert Merrill • 19 Paul Nitze • 18 K. M. Veerappan • 16 Pierre Salinger • 10 Christopher Reeve • 9... 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December See also: November 2004 in sports November 2004 in science Deaths in November • 30 Pierre Berton • 29 John Drew Barrymore • 26 Bill Alley • 24 Arthur Hailey • 23 Rafael Eitan • 18 Bobby Frank Cherry • 16 John Morgan • 13... ← - 2004 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in December • 30 Artie Shaw • 29 Julius Axelrod • 28 Jacques Dupuis • 28 Jerry Orbach • 28 Susan Sontag • 26 Reggie White • 26 Sir Angus Ogilvy • 23 P. V. Narasimha Rao • 23 Doug Ault • 19 Renata Tebaldi • 16... 2003: January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for January, 2003. ... 2003 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for February, 2003. ... 2003 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December - → A timeline of events in the news for March, 2003. ... 2003 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December - → A timeline of events in the news for April 2003. ... 2003 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December - → A timeline of events in the news for May, 2003. ... 2003 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - 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August - September - October - November - December - → A timeline of events in the news for December, 2003. ... 2002 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for January, 2002. ... 2002 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December February 27, 2002 Alicia Keys wins five Grammys. ... 2002 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for March, 2002. ... 2002 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for April, 2002. ... 2002 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December A timeline of events in the news for May, 2002. ... 2002 : January - February - March - April - 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February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December This is a month starting on Monday with 31 days. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: February - Iraq disarmament crisis: British and U.S. forces carry out bombing raids attempting to disable Iraqs air defense network. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: March 3 - A U.S. Air Force Materials Command C-23 Sherpa transport crashes during stormy weather in the U.S. state of Georgia, killing 21. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: April 1: An EP-3E United States Navy plane collides with a Chinese Peoples Liberation Army fighter jet. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: May 1 - Chandra Levy disapears while jogging. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: June 5-June 9 - Houston, Texas is devastated by flooding when Tropical Storm Allison dumps 36 inches of rain on the city. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Deaths: July 3 - Mordecai Richler July 23 - Eudora Welty July 31 - Poul Anderson Films: July 4 - Cats and Dogs July 6 - Kiss of the Dragon starring Jet Li July 18 - Jurassic Park III July 27 - Planet of... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Deaths: August 25 - Aaliyah Films: August 10 - Osmosis Jones played by Chris Rock, starring Bill Murray August 24 - Bubble Boy Categories: 2001 by month ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: September 4 - Google Inc. ... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: October 2 - Bankruptcy of Swissair. ... 2001 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and also: The International Year of the Volunteer The United Nations Year of Dialogue Among Civilizations Events January January 1 - A black monolith measuring approximately nine feet tall appears in Seattles Magnuson Park, placed by an anonymous... 2001 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: December 2 - Enron files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection five days after Dynegy canceled a US$8. ... 2000 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Events: January 1- Millennium celebrations take place throughout the world. ... 2000 : January - February - 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Encyclopedia: November 2005 (8011 words)
The Expo 2005 is the Worlds Fair between March 25 and September 25 2005 (a duration of 185 days) in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
A general election to the Storting, the parliament of Norway, is scheduled for September 12, 2005.
Presidential and parliamentary elections were held in the Central African Republic on March 13, 2005, marking the end of the transitional process that began with the seizure of power by François Bozizé in March 2003.
2005 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (6386 words)
November 15 - A 6.9-magnitude earthquake, as determined by the Japan Meteorological Society, occurs off the northern coast of Japan near Sanriku, prompting a tsunami warning to be issued.
November 20 - The Washington Post rebukes journalist Bob Woodward for withholding what he knew about the CIA leak probe from his editor and for making public statements that were dismissive of the investigation without disclosing his own involvement.
November 21 - The Prime Minister of Israel, Ariel Sharon announces his resignation from Likud and his intention to form a new party, National Responsibility, and asks the President of Israel to call a general election.
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