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Encyclopedia > Category:Current events
Articles about things that are still ongoing.
For more information, see the main article about ... To read and write about current events in detail, please visit our sister project, Wikinews. Time: 04:02 UTC also stands for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Coordinated Universal Time or UTC, also sometimes referred to as Zulu time, the basis for civil time, differs by an integral number... Current events.
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  • A cardinal is an official of the second-highest rank of the Roman Catholic Church, inferior in rank only to the Pope. The cardinals serve a number of functions: they advise the Pope, they run the Vatican administration and the Roman Curia (the government of the Church), and they elect... Cardinals of the The Roman Catholic Church, most often spoken of simply as the Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with over one billion members. Members generally prefer the term Catholic Church, but this term has multiple meanings (see Catholicism); the term Roman Catholic Church is used in this article to avoid... Roman Catholic Church are sequestered for the papal conclave to elect the 265th For other uses, see Pope (disambiguation). Pope John Paul II has reigned since 22 Oct 1978. The Pope is the Catholic bishop and patriarch of Rome, and head of Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Catholic Churches (note that the name within the communion is simply the one Holy Catholic... pope, successor to Official papal image of John Paul II. His Holiness Pope John Paul II, né Karol Józef Wojtyła (born May 18, 1920 in Wadowice, Poland), is the current Pope — the Bishop of Rome and head of the Roman Catholic Church. He was elected on October 16, 1978... Pope John Paul II.
  • Lost writings by A Roman bust of Sophocles. Sophocles (early 5th century–406 BC; Greek: Σοφοκλης) was an ancient Greek playwright, dramatist, priest, and politician of Athens. He is known as the second, chronologically, of the three great Greek tragedians; Sophocles was several decades younger... Sophocles, Euripides (c. 480 BC–406 BC) was one of the three great tragedians of classical Athens, along with Aeschylus and Sophocles; he was the youngest of the three and was born c. 480 BC. His mothers name was Cleito, and his fathers either Mnesarchus or Mnesarchides. Evidence... Euripides, Archilochus (or Archilochos) (ca. 680 BC - ca. 645 BC) was a Greek poet. His father, Telesicles, who was of noble family, had conducted a colony to Thasos, in obedience to the command of the Delphic oracle. To this island Archilochus himself, hard pressed by poverty, afterwards removed. Another reason for... Archilochus and others from This article describes the ancient classical period: for the classical period in music (second half of the 18th century): see Classical music era. Classical antiquity is a broad and perhaps misleading term for a long period of European history, that begins roughly with the earliest recorded Greek poetry of Homer... classical antiquity, and possibly lost Christian gospels, are being recovered from Blank papyrus. Close-up of the surface. Papyrus is an early form of paper made from the pith of the papyrus plant, Cyperus papyrus, a wetland sedge that grows to 5 meters (15 ft) in height and was once abundant in the Nile Delta of Egypt. Papyrus is first known... papyrus texts found at Oxyrhynchus in For other uses, see Egypt (disambiguation). The Arab Republic of Egypt, commonly known as Egypt, (in Arabic: مصر, romanized Mişr or Maşr, in Egyptian dialect) is a republic mostly located in northeastern Africa. Covering an area of about 1,020,000 km², it includes... Egypt.
  • Contents // 1 Goals and nature of relations 2 Unofficial relations and hostility 3 Official relations and Friendship treaty 4 Development of complementary interests 5 See also Goals and nature of relations Japan is the most important to China of the nonsuperpower developed nations. Among the reasons for this are geographical... Sino-Japanese relations erode as the People's Republic of China rejects For other uses, see Japan (disambiguation). 日本国 (Nippon/Nihon-koku) Dual status seal. See National and Imperial Seal for more of this issue. (Flag of Japan) Official language Japanese Capital Tokyo Largest City Tokyo Emperor Akihito Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi Area  - Total  - % water Ranked 60th 377... Japan's demand for an apology for the massive demonstrations in several cities in China regarding the Japanese history textbooks controversy.

Wikinews · The following is a list of figures who died in 2005. February 2005 13 Lúcia dos Santos, 97, Portuguese nun, last survivor of the three shepherd children of the Fatima apparition in 1917. 12 Maurice Trintignant, 87, French racing driver, twice winner of the Monaco Grand Prix. Alfred Sirven... Recent deaths · ... To read and write about current events in detail, please visit our sister project, Wikinews. Time: 04:02 UTC also stands for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Coordinated Universal Time or UTC, also sometimes referred to as Zulu time, the basis for civil time, differs by an integral number... More current events...


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  • Alliance for the Future of Austria
  • Askar Akayevich Akayev (born 10 November 1944 in Kyzyl-Bairak, Kyrgyzstan) has been the President of Kyrgyzstan since it declared independence. Akayev was a non-political scientist and engineer until 1990, when he became President after elections in the Supreme Soviet. He was re-elected in 1991, and amid allegations... Askar Akayev

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  • This page deals with current events in the English-speaking nations of Europe. These are England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey and Gibraltar. Time: 16:06 UTC  |  Date: February 5 Major world time (DST adjusted):   Cairo: +2 Frankfurt: +1 ... British and Irish current events

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  • This page deals with current events in Canada, of interest to Canada and/or involving Canadians. Time: 15:05 UTC  |  Date: February 5 Major world time (DST adjusted):   Cairo: +2 Frankfurt: +1   Hong Kong: +8   Johannesburg: +2 London: +0 ... Canadian current events
  • Cedar Revolution
  • Central College is a private, Christian, liberal arts college located in Pella, Iowa. Denominationally, it is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America (RCA). The college maintains a strongly Dutch heritage. External link http://www.central.edu/ Categories: Universities and colleges in Iowa | Historically Dutch-American colleges ... Central College
  • ... To read and write about current events in detail, please visit our sister project, Wikinews. Time: 04:02 UTC also stands for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Coordinated Universal Time or UTC, also sometimes referred to as Zulu time, the basis for civil time, differs by an integral number... Current events
  • Current events in Australia and New Zealand
  • Current events in Hong Kong and Macao
  • Time: 02:35 UTC  |  Date: February 9 Major world time (DST adjusted):   Cairo: +2 Frankfurt: +1   Hong Kong: +8   Johannesburg: +2 London: +0   LA/Vancouver: -8   Melbourne: +11 Moscow: +3   New Delhi: +5.5... Current science and technology events
  • See also: 2005 in sports Time: 17:20 UTC  |  Date: February 9 Major world time (DST adjusted):   Cairo: +2 Frankfurt: +1   Hong Kong: +8   Johannesburg: +2 London: +0   LA/Vancouver: -8   Melbourne: +11 Moscow: +3 ... Current sports events

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  • This article or section is about a current or ongoing event. Information may change rapidly as the event progresses. Politics of Iran Politics of Iran Political parties in Iran Elections in Iran President: 2005 Majlis: 2004 Iranian presidential election of 2005 will take place on June 17, 2005. Mohammad Khatami... Iranian presidential election, 2005

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  • John R. Bolton (born November 20, 1948,Baltimore, Maryland) is an American political figure and diplomat, currently serving as the Undersecretary of State for Arms Control and International Security (sworn in May 11, 2001). He is considered to be a neo-conservative. Bolton is one of the signers of the... John R. Bolton
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  • For other uses, see Lebanon (disambiguation). The Lebanese Republic or Lebanon is a country in Southwest Asia, bordering the Mediterranean Sea. It is considered to be one of the fifteen present-day countries that comprise the Cradle of Humanity. Lebanon is bordered by Syria and Israel. الجم... Lebanon
  • Lisa Heughan
  • The London Knights are an ice hockey team from London, Ontario, Canada, playing in the Ontario Hockey League, one of the leagues of the Canadian Hockey League. Contents // 1 History 2 Londons 2004-05 Undefeated Streak 3 Former London Knights 4 Retired numbers 5 External links History The team... London Knights

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  • MG Rover are the largest independent manufacturer of cars in the British motor industry. They came from the de-merger of the two historic marques of MG and Rover from BMW in 2000. They are based in Longbridge in Birmingham, on a site that has been a car factory since... MG Rover Group
  • Marburg virus Scientific classification Domain: Virus (unranked) (-)ssRNA viruses Order: Mononegavirales Family: Filoviridae Genus: Marburgvirus Species: Lake Victoria marburgvirus The Marburg virus is the causative agent of Marburg hemorrhagic fever. Both the disease and virus are related to Ebola and originate in a similar area (Uganda and western Kenya). Its... Marburg virus
  • This article or section is about a current or ongoing event. Information may change rapidly as the event progresses. This article attempts to list the members of the 38th Parliament and their likely stand on the issue of same-sex marriage (SSM), which Bill C-38 proposes to legalize. Information... Members of the 38th Canadian Parliament and same-sex marriage
  • Michael Jackson: 2005 trial

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  • This article or section is about a current or ongoing event. Information may change rapidly as the event progresses. The 2005 New Zealand general election will be nation-wide election for the New Zealand Parliament. It has yet to be scheduled, but under electoral law, the election cannot be held... New Zealand general election 2005

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  • Papal conclave, 2005
  • Official papal image of John Paul II. His Holiness Pope John Paul II, né Karol Józef Wojtyła (born May 18, 1920 in Wadowice, Poland), is the current Pope — the Bishop of Rome and head of the Roman Catholic Church. He was elected on October 16, 1978... Pope John Paul II
  • Pre-election day events of the United Kingdom general election, 2005

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  • In the Roman Catholic governance the vacant seat (in Latin, sede vacante) is the interregnum between a Popes death or resignation and the election of his successor. (More broadly, the term is used for a vacancy in any diocese; thus if a person is named to administer a vacant... Sede vacante

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  • Sinn Féin
  • Archbishop Stanisław Dziwisz, born April 27, 1939 in Raba Wyzna, Poland, currently serves as Pope John Paul IIs private secretary. On June 23, 1963 Stanislaw Dziwisz was ordained a Priest. He soon came to serve on the staff of Cardinal Karol Józef Wojtyła, later... Stanislaw Dziwisz

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  • United States current events
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  • User:Rickyrab/ April Fool's BJAODN
  • User:Rickyrab/ Current events pwnage of the week
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