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Oscar 2012 winners

Who walked the Red carpet as a winner in Oscars 2012?

The Oscar winners for 2012 are:

Winner, Best Picture Award winner: The Artist
Winner, Best Leading actor: Jean Dujardin
Winner, Best Leading actress: Meryl Streep
Winner, Best Supporting Actor: Christopher Plummer for Beginners (2010)
Winner, Best Supporting actress: Octavia Spencer for The Help (2011)
Winner, Best Director: Michel Hazanavicius
Winner, Best Foreign Language Film: "A seperation"
Winner, Best Writing (Original Screenplay): Midnight in Paris

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0 February 20, 2012

Women's day 2012

The celebration for World women's day 2012 will take place around the world on March 8 2012. The theme for 2012 is "CONNECTING GIRLS, INSPIRING FUTURES"

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0 January 31, 2012

Church in Greek

The word for church in Greek is ekklesia. The meaning of this word is gathering or assembly. The teachings of the church are embodied in the life of Christ.

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0 January 31, 2012

International Women's Day

International Women's Day or "world women's day" is celebrated throughout the world on March 8 every year. Although the International womens day (IWD) started as a political event, for the working women, it has become in many regions a celebration of respect and love towards women. Still, the original political meaning of the women's day is very relevant today in many -even supposedly advanced- cultures.

According to wikipedia, the original protests were mainly for the right to vote and to ban sex discrimination :

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0 January 31, 2012

Environment day 2012

The theme for the World Environment Day 2012 is "Green Economy". By Green Economy, we mean the process where public and private investments are made in new technologies and infrastructure to create a more environment friendly world. This way, apart from the great environmental gains, new jobs and new business opportunities are created, and economic growth follows. The Environment Day 2012 aims to educate individuals and corporations of the value of green economy:

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0 January 31, 2012

World Environment day

World Environment Day is celebrated all over the world on 5th of June every year. The purpose of this world day is to increase awareness on environmental issues around the world, and encourage people and governments to act on them. Unfortunately, up to now, the World Environment Day has not changed the way the world reacts to environmental problems, and needs more attention from everyone.

According to the United Nations website:

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0 January 30, 2012

How many Valentines were there ?

There were many Christian Saint's called Valentines. The Saints honored on February 14th are actually two: St. Valentine of Rome who died about AD 269, and St. Valentine of Terni who died a few years earlier, around AD 200. None of them had anything romantic in their history though.

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0 January 08, 2012

Is 2012 the end of the world

So, 2012 is here. Is it the end of the world?

For some people, it's the end of the world as we know it, but definately it's not the end of the world! The only good reason to believe in 2012ology and the end-of-world Mayan theories of December 21st 2012, it's ...to party like its the end of the world!

So let's turn off the end of the world countdown timers and enjoy life.

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0 December 31, 2011

When is Orthodox Easter 2012

Easter 2012 is one week later than Catholic Easter and it's celebrated on Sunday, April 15th. The date of the Orthodox Easter is defined as the Sunday following the Paschal Full Moon (PFM) date for the year, using the Julian Calendar, unlike Catholic easter which is calculated based on the Gregorian calendar. So, for 2012 the date of the Orthodox easter is on April 15th, one week later than Catholic Easter which is celebrated on April 8th.

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0 December 30, 2011

When is Catholic Easter 2012

For the year 2012, Catholic Easter is celebrated on Sunday, April 8th. The date of the Easter Sunday is defined as the Sunday following the Paschal Full Moon (PFM) date for the year. Catholic easter is calculated based on the Gregorian calendar while the Orthodox Easter is based on the Julian Calendar. For 2012 the date of the Catholic Easter is April 8th.

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0 December 30, 2011

Bank holidays 2012

9 UK bankholidays for 2012 are the perfect chance for a long weekend.

UK Bankholiday for 2012:

New Year's Day Holiday January 2, Monday
Good Friday April 6, Friday
Easter holiday April 9, Monday
Early May Bank Holiday May 7, Monday
Spring Bank Holiday June 4, Monday
Queen's Diamond Jubilee June 5, Tuesday
Summer Bank Holiday August 27, Monday
Christmas Day December 25, Tuesday
Boxing Day December 26, Wednesday

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0 December 30, 2011

Love New Year Wishes

Love New Year wishes
The best way to start the new year is to exchange heartwarming greetings and make wishes for the New Year to the people you are in love with! Are you wondering how to wish New Year in a special way? Here are some ideas for SMS wishes or not:

- Years come and go, but this year I specially wish for you a double dose of happiness topped with loads of good fortune. Have a great year ahead! HAPPY NEW YEAR!

- Lets welcome together the year which is fresh and new! Lets cherish each moment it beholds!

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0 December 21, 2011

Best characters in Harry Potter

Harry Potter fans across the world vote Severus Snape as their favourite character. Here is my top 5 Harry Potter characters:

1.Fred And George Weasley

2.Remus J Lupin

3.Molly Weasley

4.Severus Snape

5.Neville Longbottom

What is your Harry Potter character or which harry potter character are you?

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0 December 11, 2011

All films of 2012

See below the complete list of “2012 Movies” and the estimated release date:

Movies - January 2012:

• The Devil Inside (Par.) - 6
• Beauty and the Beast (3D) (BV) - 13
• Contraband (Uni.) - 13
• Joyful Noise (WB) - 13
• Coriolanus (Wein.) - 20
• Haywire (Rela.) - 20
• Red Tails (Fox) - 20
• Underworld Awakening (SGem) - 20
• Declaration of War (IFC) - 27
• The Grey (ORF) - 27
• Man on a Ledge (Sum.) - 27
• One For the Money (LGF) - 27

Movies February 2012:

• Big Miracle (Uni.) - 3
• Chronicle (2012) (Fox) - 3
• The Woman in Black (CBS) - 3

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0 December 11, 2011

2012 Superhero Movies

2012 will be filled with superhero films. 2012 looks like being the year of the superhero as three massive blockbusters prepare to be unleashed on multiplexes around the world.

1. The Avengers:
Captain America, the Hulk, Iron Man and Thor unite for what could be the biggest superhero movie of 2012, if not the biggest of all time. Set for release May 2012 in both 2D and 3D, the plot of The Avengers remains unknown but with so many superheroes in a single movie, a smash hit is all but guaranteed.

2. The Dark Knight Rises:

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0 December 11, 2011