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2019 (public news feed delayed by 30 days)

  • Jul
  • 6
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  • India 2019 Chhattisgarh Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Chhattisgarh (Raipur) - The Government of India's state of Chhattisgarh has amended and extended its earlier Government Order containing the list of the days to be public holidays in India's state of Chhattisgarh for the calendar year 2019, with the addition of Hareli Teej, Haritalika Teej and Karma Jayanti as general holidays.
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  • Jul
  • 1
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  • India 2019 Maharashtra Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Maharashtra (Mumbai) - The Government of India's state of Maharashtra has announced that, due to the current rains, it had declared tomorrow, Tuesday, July 2, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Mumbai city.
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  • Jun
  • 19
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  • Indian 2020 Central Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the DOPT Order F.No.12/1/2019-JCA-2 containing its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2020.
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  • Jun
  • 10
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  • India Karnataka Public Holiday June 10

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The Government of India's State of Karnataka has declared Monday, June 10, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka, following the death of playwright-actor Girish Karnad, earlier today.
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  • Jun
  • 5
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  • India Uttarakhand Public Holiday June 6

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Thursday, June 6, 2019, to mark the passing-away of Uttarakhand Finance Minister Prakash Pant.
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  • May
  • 1
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  • India 2019 Himachal Pradesh Public Holiday June 6

    The official webportal of the Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The government of the Indian State of Himachal Pradesh has declared a non-working public holiday on Thursday, June 6, 2019, on account of the upcoming Maharana Pratap Jayanti.
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  • Apr
  • 22
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  • India 2019 Haryana Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Haryana (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Sunday, May 12, 2019, on account of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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  • Apr
  • 15
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  • India 2019 Himachal Pradesh Public Holidays Amended

    The official webportal of the Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The government of the Indian State of Himachal Pradesh has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Sunday, May 19, 2019, on account of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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  • Apr
  • 12
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  • Indian Goa Public Holiday April 23

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The government of the Indian State of Goa has announced that Tuesday, April 23, 2019, would be a one-off statewide non-working public holiday on account of that date's legislative elections in India's state of Goa.
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  • Mar
  • 29
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  • India 2019 Telangana Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, April 11, 2019, on account of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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  • Mar
  • 28
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  • India 2019 Puducherry Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, April 18, 2019, on account of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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  • Mar
  • 27
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  • Indian 2019 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, April 18, 2019, on account of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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  • Mar
  • 20
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  • India Uttarakhand Public Holiday April 11

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Thursday, April 11, 2019, on account of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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  • Mar
  • 18
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  • India Delhi NCT Public Holiday April 14

    Government of Delhi NCT (New Delhi) - The Government of India's Delhi NCT (National Capital Territory) has announced that the Delhi Government had declared a public holiday on Sunday, April 14, 2019, on account of the Birthday of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar.
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  • Mar
  • 17
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  • Indian Goa Public Holiday March 18

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The government of the Indian State of Goa has announced that Monday, March 18, 2019, would be a one-off statewide non-working public holiday on account of the death, earlier today, of Goa Chief Minister, Manohar Parrikar.
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  • Feb
  • 14
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  • Indian Goa Public Holiday February 15

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The government of the Indian State of Goa has announced that Friday, February 15, 2019, would be a one-off statewide non-working public holiday on account of the death of Goa Deputy Chief Minister, Francis Dsouza.
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  • Feb
  • 5
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  • India 2019 Rajasthan Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Rajasthan (Jaipur) - The Government of India's state of Rajasthan has finally announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Rajasthan for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Jan
  • 21
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  • India Karnataka Public Holiday January 22

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The Government of India's State of Karnataka has declared tomorrow, Tuesday, January 22, 2019, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka, following the death of Siddaganga Mutt seer Shivakumara Swamy.
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  • Jan
  • 9
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  • India 2019 Puducherry Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, January 14, 2019, for Bhogi Day, thus extending the upcoming Pongal non-working public holidays of the Indian state of Puducherry to five consecutive days.
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  • Jan
  • 8
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  • Indian 2019 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, January 14, 2019, thus extending the upcoming Pongal non-working public holidays of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu to six consecutive days.
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  • Jan
  • 3
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  • India 2019 Chhattisgarh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Chhattisgarh (Raipur) - The Government of India's state of Chhattisgarh has released a Government Order containing its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Chhattisgarh for the calendar year 2019.
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2018

  • Dec
  • 31
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  • India 2019 Uttarakhand Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has announced the list of the days which will be non-working public holidays, government holidays and bank holidays, in India's state of Uttarakhand for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 27
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday December 30

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring, Sunday, December 30, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of the Gram Panchayat elections.
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  • Dec
  • 23
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  • India 2019 Punjab Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 14
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  • Indian 2019 Delhi NCT Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi General Administration Department, has released the DOPT Order F.No.53/211/GAD/CN/2018/4397-4445 containing its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed as holidays in all Government offices under Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi during the year 2019 (Saka Era 1940-41 ).
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  • Dec
  • 13
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  • India 2019 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2019, with its release, yesterday, by the General Administration Department of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir, of the "List of holidays for the calendar year-2019 under the Negotiable Instruments Act 1881" and the "List of holidays for the calendar year-2019".
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  • Dec
  • 12
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  • India 2019 Jharkhand Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Jharkhand (Ranchi) - The Government of India's state of Jharkhand has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays and restricted holidays in India's state of Jharkhand for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 11
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  • India 2019 Bihar Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Bihar (Patna) - The Government of India's state of Bihar has released the Government Notification 15543 which specifies its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Bihar for the upcoming calendar year 20198.
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  • Dec
  • 10
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  • India 2019 Chandigarh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Chandigarh (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's Union Territory of Chandigarh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's Union Territory of Chandigarh for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 10
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  • India 2019 Himachal Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    The official webportal of the Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The government of the Indian State of Himachal Pradesh has announced the public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in the State of Himachal Pradesh as gazetted holidays during the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 10
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  • India 2019 Madhya Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Madhya Pradesh (Bhopal) - The Government of India's State of Madhya Pradesh has finally announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's State of Madhya Pradesh for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 10
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  • India 2019 Maharashtra Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Maharashtra (Mumbai) - The Government of India's state of Maharashtra has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Maharashtra for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 1
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  • India 2019 Haryana Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Haryana (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Haryana has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Haryana for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Dec
  • 1
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  • India 2019 Uttar Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow) - The Government of India's state of Uttar Pradesh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Uttar Pradesh for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 26
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  • India 2018 Odisha Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Odisha (Bhubaneswar) - The Government of the Government of India's state of Odisha has declared a one-off half-day non-working public holiday on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, on account of the opening ceremony of Men’s Hockey World Cup.
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  • Nov
  • 21
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  • India 2019 Karnataka Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The State Cabinet of the Government of India's state of Karnataka has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Karnataka for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 18
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  • India 2019 Goa Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The Government of India's state of Goa has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Goa for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 16
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  • India 2019 Telangana Public Holidays Released

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has released the "HOLIDAYS- General Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2019 – Declared" (G.O.Rt.No. 2493) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 15
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  • India 2019 Andhra Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's state of Andhra Pradesh has published in its extra-ordinary Gazette (G.O.RT.No. 2413) an announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2019 ("the days which shall be observed as General Holidays by all the State Government Offices").
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • India 2018 Uttarakhand Public Holiday November 13

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has declared a one-off non-working public holiday tomorrow, Tuesday, November 13, 2018, on account of the "Chhath Puja" festival.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • India 2019 Odisha Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Odisha (Bhubaneswar) - The AdditionaI Secretary to Government of the Government of India's state of Odisha has announced the annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Odisha for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • India Delhi NCT Public Holiday November 13

    Government of Delhi NCT (New Delhi) - The Government of India's Delhi NCT (National Capital Territory) has announced that the Delhi Government had declared a public holiday on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, on account of the "Chhath Puja" festival.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • India Karnataka Public Holiday November 12

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The Government of India's State of Karnataka has declared today Monday, November 12, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka, following the death around 3am local time of Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Ananth Kumar.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • Indian West Bengal Public Holiday November 14

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The State Government of India's state of West Bengal has declared a half-day non-working public holiday on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, on the occasion of Chhat Puja celebrations.
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  • Nov
  • 9
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  • Indian 2019 Gujarat Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Gujarat (Gandhinagar) - The Government of India's state of Gujarat has announced an amendment to its recently-released annual list of the days which were to be non-working public holidays in India's state of Gujarat for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 7
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  • Indian 2019 Gujarat Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Gujarat (Gandhinagar) - The Government of India's state of Gujarat has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Gujarat for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 6
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  • India Madhya Pradesh Public Holiday November 28

    Government of Madhya Pradesh (Bhopal) - The Government of India's State of Madhya Pradesh has declared a non-working public holiday in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, on account of the upcoming Vidhan Sabha General Election 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 6
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  • Indian 2019 West Bengal Public Holidays Announced

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The government of India's state of West Bengal has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays in India's state of West Bengal for the calendar year 2019.
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  • Nov
  • 4
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  • India 2018 Telangana Public Holiday December 7

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has announced that it had declared Friday, December 7, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in India's State of Telangana, on account of the upcoming General Elections to the Telangana State Legislative Assembly 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 3
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday November 8

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring, Thursday, November 8, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of Vishwakarma Diwas.
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  • Nov
  • 2
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  • India 2018 Puducherry Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, November 5, 2018, the day before Deepavali.
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  • Oct
  • 30
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  • Indian 2019 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Released

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the upcoming calendar year 2019 ("Public Holidays under Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 for the State Government Offices and all Commercial Banks including Co-operative Banks in Tamil Nadu for the year 2019").
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  • Oct
  • 29
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  • India 2018 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Monday, November 5, 2018, the day before the upcoming annual Diwali/Deepavali non-working public holiday of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
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  • Oct
  • 28
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  • India 2019 Puducherry Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The government of India's State of Puducherry has announced the list of official state non-working public holidays in India's State of Puducherry for the upcoming calendar year 2019 ("the Hon’ble Lieutenant-Governor of the Union territory of Puducherry, hereby declares the undermentioned days in the Calendar Year 2019 shall be Public Holidays for all Government Offices/Institutions under the control of the Government of Union territory of Puducherry").
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  • Oct
  • 20
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  • India 2019 Kerala Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Government of India's state of Kerala has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Kerala for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Oct
  • 16
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  • India 2018 Haryana Bank Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Haryana (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has amended its previously-released list of 2018 bank holidays in Haryana State by moving the upcoming Dussehra bank holiday in the Indian State of Haryana from October 18 to Friday, October 19, 2018.
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  • Oct
  • 15
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  • India 2018 Haryana Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Haryana (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has amended its previously-released list of 2018 public holidays in Haryana State by moving the upcoming Dussehra public holiday in the Indian State of Haryana from October 18 to Friday, October 19, 2018.
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  • Oct
  • 8
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday October 10

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring, Wednesday, October 10, 2018, as a non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of Agarsen Jayanti.
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  • Sep
  • 20
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  • India 2018 Puducherry Public Holidays Further Amended

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Friday, September 21, 2018, on account of Muharram.
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  • Sep
  • 17
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday September 19

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring, Wednesday, September 19, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of the Zila Parishad and Panchayat Samiti elections.
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  • Sep
  • 13
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  • Indian West Bengal Public Holiday September 17

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The State Government of India's state of West Bengal has declared a half-day non-working public holiday on Monday, September 17, 2018, on the occasion of Vishwakarma Puja.
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  • Sep
  • 9
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  • India Karnataka Public Holiday September 10

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The Government of India's State of Karnataka has invoked Section 135 (B) of the "Representation of People’s Act, 1954" to declare Monday, September 19, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka as a precautionary measure in view of the Bharat Bandh scheduled for that day.
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  • Sep
  • 8
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday September 10

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring, on the directive of Punjab's Chief Minister, Captain Amarinder Singh, Monday, September 10, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of the First Parkash Purab of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji (installation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji in Sri Harmandir Sahib in 1604).
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  • Aug
  • 16
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  • India 2018 Uttarakhand Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has declared a one-off non-working public holiday tomorrow, Friday, August 17, 2018, following the death of former PM and BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
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  • Aug
  • 14
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  • Indian 2018 Central Public Holidays Amended Again

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has once again amended the previously-released list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the calendar year 2018, by moving the Bakra Eid, Bakrid or Eid-ul-Adha public holiday for 2018, from Wednesday, August 22, 2018 to Thursday, August 23, 2018.
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  • Aug
  • 14
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday August 16

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring Thursday, August 16, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of the death of Chhattisgarh Governor Balramji Dass Tandon.
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  • Aug
  • 7
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  • India 2018 Puducherry Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, following the death of DMK patriarch, M Karunanidhi.
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  • Aug
  • 7
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  • India 2018 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, following the death of DMK patriarch, M Karunanidhi.
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  • Jul
  • 11
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  • Indian 2019 Central Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the DOPT Order F.No.12/2/2018-JCA-2 containing its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2019.
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  • Jun
  • 28
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday June 29

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by declaring Friday, June 29, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Punjab, on account of the death of former finance minister Surinder Singla.
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  • Jun
  • 16
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  • India 2018 Punjab Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab, has once again amended the list of of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the calendar year 2018, this time by moving the Kabir Jayanti from the list of restricted holidays in India's state of Punjab to the list of gazetted public holidays in India's state of Punjab.
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  • Jun
  • 14
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  • India 2018 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays June 15-16

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has issued a Government Order which further amends its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2018, this time as it pertains to the upcoming Jumat-ul-Vida and Eid-ul-Fitr 2018 public holidays in Jammu and Kashmir.
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  • Jun
  • 14
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  • Indian Eid-ul-Fitr 2018 Public Holidays Update

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - Earlier tonight, the Moon sighting/Hilal committees of a majority of Indian Sates announced that there were no reported sightings of the Shawwal Moon, and therefore that the Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) would be celebrated on Saturday, June 16, 2018, with the exception of the coastal Indian states of Gujarat and Kerala.
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  • Jun
  • 5
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  • India 2018 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has issued a Government Order which further amends its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • May
  • 20
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  • India Nagaland Public Holiday May 28

    Government of Nagaland (Dimapur) - The Government of India's State of Nagaland has declared May 28, the upcoming by-elections day of polling, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Nagaland for all the employees of government/private establishments and shops in the state.
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  • May
  • 3
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  • India 2018 Haryana Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Haryana (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has amended its previously-released list of 2018 public holidays in Haryana State by declaring Sunday, May 13, 2018, as a public holiday for that date's municipal elections.
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  • May
  • 3
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  • India Karnataka Public Holiday May 12

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The Government of India's State of Karnataka has invoked Section 135 (B) of the "Representation of People’s Act, 1954" to declare Saturday, May 12, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Karnataka for the Assembly elections in Karnataka.
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  • Apr
  • 12
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  • India 2018 Rajasthan Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Rajasthan (Jaipur) - The Government of India's state of Rajasthan has announced that it had issued a Government Order modifying its previously-released annual list of the days which were to be non-working public holidays in India's state of Rajasthan for the upcoming calendar year 2018, by the addition of Parshuram Jayanti on April 18.
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  • Apr
  • 2
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  • Indian 2018 Central Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has amended the previously-released list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the calendar year 2018, by declaring Saturday, April 14, 2018, as a public holiday "on account of the birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, for all Central Government Offices including Industrial Establishtments throughout India".
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  • Apr
  • 1
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  • Indian West Bengal Public Holiday May 2

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The State Government of India's state of West Bengal has issued a notification declaring a public holiday in India's state of West Bengal on account of three-phase panchayat polls, on Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
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  • Mar
  • 23
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  • Indian Andhra Pradesh Sri Rama Navami Public Holiday Moved

    Government of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Andhra Pradesh has issued the Government Order amendment No. 679, 680 of 23.03.2018 ("Notification in partial modification of the orders issued in G.O.Rt.No.2437, General Administration (Poll.B) Department, Dt:31.10.2017"), which amends the terms of the extra-ordinary Gazette announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2018, by moving the upcoming "Sri Rama Navami" public holiday in India's State of Andhra Pradesh, from Sunday, March 25, to Monday, March 26, 2018.
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  • Feb
  • 26
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  • India 2018 Telangana Public Holiday March 1st

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has announced that it had declared Thursday, March 1, 2018, as the date of the upcoming Holi public holiday of India's State of Telangana.
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  • Jan
  • 31
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  • India 2018 Madhya Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Madhya Pradesh (Bhopal) - The Government of India's State of Madhya Pradesh has finally announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's State of Madhya Pradesh for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Jan
  • 30
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  • India 2018 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has issued a Government Order which amends its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the calendar year 2018 by declaring Wednesday, January 31, 2018, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir as a mark of respect to Sonam Dawa Lonpo.
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  • Jan
  • 14
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  • India 2018 Kerala Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Government of India's state of Kerala has amended its previously-released annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Kerala for the upcoming calendar year 2018, with the declaration of a regional public holiday on Monday, January 15, 2018.
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2017

  • Dec
  • 30
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  • India 2018 Punjab Public Holidays Already Amended

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - Less than a week after it announced the list of Punjab 2018 public holidays in its Notification No.6/7/2017-2PP3/S91, the Government of India's state of Punjab, facing widespread criticism by opposition parties and religious organizations, has amended its list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Dec
  • 28
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  • India 2018 Haryana Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Haryana (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Haryana has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Haryana for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Dec
  • 28
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  • India 2018 Punjab Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Dec
  • 24
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  • India Punjab State Public Holiday December 25

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab has declared Monday, December 25, 2017, as a public holiday in the Indian State of Punjab on account of the observance of Parkash Gurupurab of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji.
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  • Dec
  • 17
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  • India 2018 Chandigarh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Chandigarh (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's Union Territory of Chandigarh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's Union Territory of Chandigarh for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Dec
  • 16
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  • India 2018 Uttarakhand Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The General Administration Principal Secretary of the Government of India's state of Uttarakhand, Radha Raturi, has announced the list of the days which will be non-working public holidays, government holidays and bank holidays, in India's state of Uttarakhand for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Dec
  • 15
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  • India 2018 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2018, with its release, yesterday, by the General Administration Department of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir, of the "List of holidays for the calendar year-2018 under the Negotiable Instruments Act 1881" and the "List of holidays for the calendar year-2018".
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  • Dec
  • 13
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  • India 2018 Telangana Public Holiday January 1st

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has announced that Monday, January 1, 2018, had been declared as a public holiday in India's State of Telangana.
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  • Dec
  • 6
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  • India 2018 Jharkhand Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Jharkhand (Ranchi) - The Government of India's state of Jharkhand has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays and restricted holidays in India's state of Jharkhand for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Dec
  • 6
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  • Indian Tamil Nadu Public Holiday December 21

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Chief Secretary of the Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu, Girija Vaithiyanathan, has released the Government Order G.O. Ms. No.992 declaring a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Tamil Nadu on Thursday, December 21, 2017, on account of the the by-elections to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly being held on that day.
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  • Dec
  • 1
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  • India 2018 Uttar Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow) - The Government of India's state of Uttar Pradesh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Uttar Pradesh for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 30
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  • Indian Andhra Pradesh 2017 Eid Miladun Nabi Public Holiday Moved

    Government of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Andhra Pradesh has issued the "Declaration of public Holiday on 02.12.2017 on account of Eid Milad un Nabi general holiday on instead of 01.12.2017" (G.O.Rt.No.2669 of 30-11-2017), which amends the terms of the extra-ordinary Gazette (G.O.RT.No. 2412) the announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2017, by moving the upcoming "Eid Miladun Nabi" (Prophet's Birthday) public holiday in India's State of Andhra Pradesh, from Friday, December 1, to Saturday, December 2, 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 27
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  • India Karnataka 2017 Eid Miladun Nabi Public Holiday Moved

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The Government of India's State of Karnataka has amended the terms of the "Notification NO.DPAR 23 HHL2OI6 dated 28.11.2016" which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Karnataka for the calendar year 2017, by moving the Eid Miladun Nabi (Prophet's Birthday) public holiday from Friday, December 1, to Saturday, December 2, 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 26
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  • India 2018 Puducherry Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The government of India's State of Puducherry has announced the list of official state non-working public holidays in India's State of Puducherry for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 25
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  • India 2018 Telangana Public Holidays Released

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has released the "HOLIDAYS- General Holidays and Optional Holidays for the year 2018 – Declared" (G.O.Rt.No. 2457) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 23
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  • Indian Telangana Moves 2017 Eid Miladun Nabi Public Holiday

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has amended the terms of the "Telangana GO List of General Holidays, Optional Holidays for the year 2017" (G.O.RT.No. 2529) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the calendar year 2017, by moving the Eid Miladun Nabi (Prophet's Birthday) public holiday from Friday, December 1, to Saturday, December 2, 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 22
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  • Indian Tamil Nadu Moves Milad-un-Nabi Public Holiday

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu, in an order issued by Girija Vaidyanathan, chief secretary to the government, has announced that, at the request of the Chief Haji, the annual non-working public holiday in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the Prophet's Birthday (Milad-un-Nabi) would be moved to Saturday, December 2, 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 17
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  • India 2018 Karnataka Public Holidays Gazetted

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The State Cabinet of the Government of India's state of Karnataka has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Karnataka for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 15
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  • India 2018 Odisha Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Odisha (Bhubaneswar) - The AdditionaI Secretary to Government of the Government of India's state of Odisha has announced the annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Odisha for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • India 2018 Bihar Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Bihar (Patna) - The Government of India's state of Bihar has released the Government Order 14096 which specifies its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Bihar for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • India 2018 Maharashtra Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Maharashtra (Mumbai) - The Government of India's state of Maharashtra has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Maharashtra for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • India 2018 Rajasthan Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Rajasthan (Jaipur) - The Government of India's state of Rajasthan has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Rajasthan for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 10
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  • India 2018 Karnataka Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The State Cabinet of the Government of India's state of Karnataka has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Karnataka for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Nov
  • 8
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  • Indian 2018 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Released

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the upcoming calendar year 2018 ("Public Holidays under Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 for the State Government Offices and all Commercial Banks including Co-operative Banks in Tamil Nadu for the year 2018").
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  • Nov
  • 6
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  • India Delhi NCT Public Holiday November 14

    Government of Delhi NCT (New Delhi) - The Deputy Chief Minister of the Government of India's Delhi NCT (National Capital Territory), Manish Sisodia, has announced that the Delhi Government planned to declare a public holiday on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, to allow parents to accompany their children to the "Delhi for Children" festival.
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  • Nov
  • 1
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  • India 2018 Andhra Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's state of Andhra Pradesh has published in its extra-ordinary Gazette (G.O.RT.No. 2437) an announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2018 ("the days which shall be observed as General Holidays by all the State Government Offices").
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  • Oct
  • 30
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  • India 2018 Goa Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The Government of India's state of Goa has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Goa for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Oct
  • 25
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  • Indian Uttarakhand Declares Chhath Public Holiday

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The State Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has issued a notification declaring Chhath Puja as a non-working public holiday in India's state of Uttarakhand, on Thursday, October 26, 2017.
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  • Oct
  • 24
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  • India Delhi NCT Chhath Puja Public Holiday

    Government of Delhi NCT (New Delhi) - The Government of India's Delhi NCT (National Capital Territory) has announced the gazetted declaration of Thursday, October 26, 2017, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's Delhi NCT on the occasion of the Chhath Puja.
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  • Oct
  • 19
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  • Indian 2018 Gujarat Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Gujarat (Gandhinagar) - The Government of India's state of Gujarat has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Gujarat for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Oct
  • 16
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  • Indian Telangana Moves 2017 Diwali Public Holiday

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has amended the terms of the "Telangana GO List of General Holidays, Optional Holidays for the year 2017" (G.O.RT.No. 2529) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the calendar year 2017, by moving the Naraka Chaturthi and Diwali public holiday from October 17-18, 2017, to October 18-19, 2017.
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  • Oct
  • 14
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  • Indian Tamil Nadu Rules-Out October 17-19 Public Holidays

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Madurai bench of the Madras High court has dismissed a petition aiming to force the Government of India's State of Tamil Nadu to declare October 17 and October 19, 2017, as non-working public holidays to facilitate the celebration of the Deepavali annual public holiday with the upcoming weekend.
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  • Oct
  • 13
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  • India 2018 Kerala Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Government of India's state of Kerala has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Kerala for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Oct
  • 13
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  • Indian 2017 West Bengal Adds 2017 Chhat Puja Public Holidays

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The State Government of India's state of West Bengal has issued a notification declaring 2 public holidays in India's state of West Bengal on account of Chhat Puja, on Thursday and Friday, October 26-27, 2017.
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  • Sep
  • 22
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  • Indian 2018 West Bengal Public Holidays Announced

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The Mamata Banerjee government of India's state of West Bengal has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays in India's state of West Bengal for the calendar year 2018.
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  • Sep
  • 20
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  • India 2017 Chandigarh Public Holiday September 30

    Government of Chandigarh (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's Union Territory of Chandigarh has decided to observe September 30, 2017, as a public holiday on account of Dasehra, within the meaning of Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881.
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  • Sep
  • 17
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  • India 2018 Himachal Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    The official webportal of the Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The government of the Indian State of Himachal Pradesh has announced the public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in the State of Himachal Pradesh as gazetted holidays during the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Sep
  • 1
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  • India Punjab State Public Holidays September 12

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab has declared Tuesday, September 12, 2017, as a public holiday in the Indian State of Punjab on account of the observance of Saragarhi Diwas.
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  • Sep
  • 1
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  • Indian Telangana State Declares September 5 Public Holiday

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has declared Tuesday, September 5, 2017, as a general holiday for government offices, schools and colleges located in Hyderabad, Secunderabad, adjoining Ranga Reddy and Malkajigiri areas of Medchal districts on account of Ganesh immersion and procession.
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  • Aug
  • 31
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  • India 2017 Puducherry Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has changed the date of the upcoming Bakrid public holiday from Friday, September 1, 2017, to Saturday, September 3, 2017.
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  • Aug
  • 31
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  • India 2018 Chhattisgarh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Chhattisgarh (Raipur) - The Government of India's state of Chhattisgarh has released a Government Order containing its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Chhattisgarh for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Aug
  • 12
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  • Indian Haryana Public Holiday August 14

    Chief Secretary Organisation, Haryana Government (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has further amended its previously-released list of 2017 public holidays in Haryana State by declaring Monday, August 14, 2017, as a public holiday for the Shri Krishna Janmashtmi annual public holiday of India's State of Haryana.
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  • Jul
  • 6
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  • Indian Telangana Moves Bonalu Public Holiday

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has amended the terms of the "Telangana GO List of General Holidays, Optional Holidays for the year 2017" (G.O.RT.No. 2529) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the calendar year 2017, by moving the Bonalu public holiday from Monday, July 10, 2017, to Monday, July 17, 2017.
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  • Jun
  • 28
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  • Indian Haryana Public Holiday June 29

    Punjab Newsline Network (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has declared Thursday, June 29, 2017, as a public holiday in all its offices, educational and other institutes and boards and corporations in the jurisdiction of the areas of poll for Panchayat by-elections.
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  • Jun
  • 21
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  • India 2017 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has issued a Government Order which further amends its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2017 ("the Shab-e-Qadr holiday which was scheduled on Thursday will be observed on Friday in all government schools and offices").
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  • Jun
  • 21
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  • India 2017 Puducherry Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has, in turn, declared changed the date of the upcoming Shab-e-Qadr public holiday from Thursday, June 22, 2017, to Friday, June, 23, 2017.
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  • Jun
  • 15
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  • Indian 2018 Central Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions in Delhi, has released its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2018.
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  • Jun
  • 8
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  • Indian Goa Public Holiday June 11

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The government of the Indian State of Goa has announced that Sunday, June 11, 2017, would be a one-off statewide non-working public holiday on account of the upcoming polling day for the Goa panchayat elections.
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  • May
  • 31
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  • India 2017 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has issued the Government Order No: 690-GAD of 2017 which further amends its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2017 ("In partial modification of Government order No. 1345-GAD of 2016 date 09-12-2016, the holiday on account of 'Mela Khir Bhawani' shall be observed on 2nd June, 2017 (Friday) instead of 1st June, 2017 (Thursday) in the government offices and education institutions in Kashmir Province").
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  • Apr
  • 27
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  • India 2017 Uttar Pradesh Public Holidays Reduced

    Government of Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow) - At this week's Cainet meeting, led by the Chief Minister of India's state of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, it was announced that the annual list of the days which are non-working public holidays in India's state of Uttar Pradesh for the calendar year 2017, would be reduced by as many as 15.
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  • Apr
  • 27
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  • Indian 2017 West Bengal Buddha Purnima Public Holiday Official

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The State Government of India's state of West Bengal has issued a notification declaring Buddha Purnima as a non-working public holiday in India's state of West Bengal, on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, as well as on Tuesday, May 9, 2017, on account of the Rabindra Jayanti public holiday of West Bengal.
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  • Apr
  • 22
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  • India 2017 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has issued the Government Order No: 520-GAD of 2017 which amends its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Apr
  • 22
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  • India 2017 Punjab Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab has released an amended version of its previously-released annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Mar
  • 20
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  • Indian Andhra Pradesh Also Mulls Ugadi Public Holiday Change

    Government of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad) - A group of "noted pundits and astrologers" led by astrologer Ponnaluri Srinivasa Gargeya, have petitioned the Chief Minister of the Government of India's State of Andhra Pradesh, N Chandrababu Naidu, to amend the terms of the extra-ordinary Gazette (G.O.RT.No. 2412) the announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2017, by moving Ugadi from Wednesday, March 29, 2017, to Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
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  • Mar
  • 4
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  • Indian Telangana Mulls Ugadi Public Holiday Change

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - A group of astrologers, which follows the Drugganitha Panchangam, have petitioned the Government of India's State of Telangana to amend the terms of the "Telangana GO List of General Holidays, Optional Holidays for the year 2017" (G.O.RT.No. 2529) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the upcoming calendar year 2017, by moving Ugadi from Wednesday, March 29, 2017, to Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
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  • Feb
  • 16
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  • Indian 2017 West Bengal Public Holidays Expanded

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The Chief Minister of the Government of India's state of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, has announced that Buddha Purnima would be a non-working public holidays in India's state of West Bengal.
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  • Feb
  • 10
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  • India 2017 Maharashtra Public Holidays February 16 and 21

    Government of Maharashtra (Mumbai) - The Government of India's state of Maharashtra has declared 2 one-off non-working public holidays for its employees on Thursday, February 16, and Tuesday, February 21, 2017, on account of the upcoming Maharashtra state polling days.
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  • Jan
  • 13
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  • Indian Tamil Nadu Public Holiday January 17

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Chief Secretary of the Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu, Girija Vaithiyanathan, has released a Government Order declaring a one-off non-working public holiday in India's state of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, to mark the birth centenary of former Chief Minister and AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran.
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  • Jan
  • 11
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  • Indian 2017 Central Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has bowed to public pressure from within Tamil Nadu and has amended the previously-released list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India in Tamil Nadu, for the calendar year 2017.
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  • Jan
  • 4
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  • India Delhi NCT Public Holiday January 5

    Government of Delhi NCT (New Delhi) - The newly-appointed lieutenant-governor of the Government of India's Delhi NCT (National Capital Territory), Anil Baijal, has announced the gazetted declaration of tomorrow, Thursday, January 5, 2017, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's Delhi NCT on the occasion of the 350th birth anniversary of Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji.
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  • Jan
  • 3
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  • Indian Karnataka Public Holiday January 3

    The Hindu (Bangalore) - Following the death, earlier today, from a heart attack of Karnataka Cooperation and Sugar Minister, H S Mahadev Prasad, the Government of India's State of Karnataka has declared a one-day government holiday for today, Tuesday, January 3, 2016.
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2016

  • Dec
  • 18
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  • India 2017 Jharkhand Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Jharkhand (Ranchi) - The Government of India's state of Jharkhand has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jharkhand for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 18
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  • India 2017 Punjab Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Punjab has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Punjab for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 16
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  • India 2017 Bihar Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Bihar (Patna) - The Government of India's state of Bihar has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Bihar for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 14
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  • India 2017 Gujarat Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Gujarat (Gandhinagar) - The Government of India's state of Gujarat has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Gujarat for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 11
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  • India 2017 Jammu and Kashmir Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinigar) - The Government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Jammu and Kashmir for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 9
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  • India 2017 Chhattisgarh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Chhattisgarh (Raipur) - The Government of India's state of Chhattisgarh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Chhattisgarh for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 9
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  • India 2017 Delhi NCT Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Delhi NCT (New Delhi) - The Government of India's Delhi NCT (National Capital Territory) has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's Delhi NCT for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 8
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  • India 2017 Chandigarh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Chandigarh (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's Union Territory of Chandigarh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's Union Territory of Chandigarh for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 4
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  • India 2017 Uttar Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow) - The Government of India's state of Uttar Pradesh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Uttar Pradesh for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 1
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  • India 2017 Meghalaya Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Meghalaya (Shillong) - The Government of India's state of Meghalaya has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Meghalaya for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Dec
  • 1
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  • India 2017 Rajasthan Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Rajasthan (Jaipur) - The Government of India's state of Rajasthan has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Rajasthan for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 30
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  • India 2017 Karnataka Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Karnataka (Bengaluru) - The Government of India's state of Karnataka has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Karnataka for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 26
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  • India 2017 Andhra Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's state of Andhra Pradesh has published in its extra-ordinary Gazette (G.O.RT.No. 2412) an announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2017 ("the days which shall be observed as General Holidays by all the State Government Offices").
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  • Nov
  • 26
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  • India 2017 Haryana Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Haryana (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's state of Haryana has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Haryana for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 23
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  • India 2017 Telangana Public Holidays Released

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has released the "Telangana GO List of General Holidays, Optional Holidays for the year 2017" (G.O.RT.No. 2529) which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 20
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  • India 2017 Maharashtra Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Maharashtra (Mumbai) - The Government of India's state of Maharashtra has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Maharashtra for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 17
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  • India 2017 Kerala Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Government of India's state of Kerala has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Kerala for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 15
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  • India 2017 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Released

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 13
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  • India 2017 Puducherry Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The government of India's State of Puducherry has announced the list of official state non-working public holidays in India's State of Puducherry for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 13
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  • India 2017 Uttarakhand Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Uttarakhand (Dehradun) - The Government of India's state of Uttarakhand has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Uttarakhand for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 11
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  • India 2017 Manipur Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Manipur (Imphal) - The Government of India's state of Manipur has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Manipur for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 10
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  • India 2017 Goa Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The Government of India's state of Goa has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Goa for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 2
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  • India 2017 Madhya Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Madhya Pradesh (Bhopal) - The Government of India's state of Madhya Pradesh has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Madhya Pradesh for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Nov
  • 1
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  • Indian 2017 West Bengal Public Holidays Announced

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The Government of India's state of West Bengal has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays in India's state of West Bengal for the calendar year 2017.
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  • Oct
  • 31
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  • India 2017 Odisha Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Odisha (Bhubaneswar) - The Government of India's state of Odisha has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Odisha for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Oct
  • 15
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  • Indian Assam Public Holiday October 17

    The Hindu (Gauhati) - The Chief Minister of the Government of India's state of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal, has declared a non-working government public holiday in India's state of Assam on Monday, October 17, 2016, on the occasion of Kati Bihu, "so that everyone can unequivocally take part into the observation of Kati Bihu rituals".
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  • Oct
  • 3
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  • India 2017 Himachal Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    The official webportal of the Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The government of the Indian State of Himachal Pradesh has issued a notification of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in the State of Himachal Pradesh as gazetted holidays during the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Sep
  • 7
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  • Indian Eid-ul-Adha 2016 Public Holidays Changed Further

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - Over the past few days, more of the Indian States who had originally listed Monday, September 12, 2016, as the date of the 2016 Eid-ul-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working state public holiday, announced changes to their list of official non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2016, whereby the Eid-ul-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working state public holidays would be celebrated on Tuesday, September 13, 2016.
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  • Sep
  • 3
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  • Indian Eid-ul-Adha 2016 Public Holidays Changes

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - Last night, the moon sighting committees of a majority of Northern Indian Sates have announced that there were no news of the Dhul-Hijjah moon, and therefore that the Eid-ul-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working state public holidays would be celebrated on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, instead of the sometimes announced date of Monday, September 12, 2016.
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  • Jul
  • 31
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  • Indian Haryana Public Holiday August 5

    Haryana State Government (Chandigarh) - The Governments of India's state of Haryana has announced that it had declared Friday, August 5, 2016, as a non-working public holiday in the Indian state of Haryana on account of the upcoming Teej non-working public holiday of India's state of Haryana.
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  • Jul
  • 5
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  • Indian Eid-ul-Fitr 2016 Public Holidays Chaos

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - Earlier tonight, local time, the moon sighting committees of a majority of Indian Sates have announced that there were no news of the Shawwal moon, and therefore that the Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) would be celebrated on Thursday, July 7, 2016, instead of the previously-announced date of Wednesday, July 6, 2016.
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  • Jun
  • 25
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  • Indian 2017 Central Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2017.
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  • Jun
  • 18
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  • Indian Haryana and Punjab Public Holidays June 21

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The Governments of India's states of Haryana and of the Punjab have separately announced that they had declared the morning of Tuesday, June 21, 2016, as a one-off non-working public holiday in their respective states on account of the upcoming International Yoga Day.
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  • Jun
  • 1
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  • India Rules-Out June 2 Telangana Public Holiday

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has issued a communiqué ruling-out the declaration of June 2, 2016, as another one-off non-working public holiday in India's State of Telangana on account of the second anniversary of the formation of the Indian State of Telangana.
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  • Apr
  • 18
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  • Indian Chandigarh and Uttar Pradesh Public Holidays Moved To April 19

    Dept. of Information and Public Relations of the Government of Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow) - The Governments of India's states of Uttar Pradesh and of the Union Territory of Chandigarh have announced that they had declared Tuesday, April 19, 2016, as the date of the upcoming Mahavir Jayanti public holiday to be observed in Uttar Pradesh and Chandigarh, instead of the previously-announced date of Wednesday, April 20, 2016.
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  • Apr
  • 9
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  • Indian Tamil Nadu Public Holiday May 16

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced that it had declared a non-working public holiday in India's state of Tamil Nadu on Monday, May 16, 2016, on account of that date's assembly polls.
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2015

  • Dec
  • 31
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  • India Telangana Public Holiday January 1st

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has issued the "G.O.Rt.No.3192 Dated 30.12.2015" which declares New Year's Day 2016, on Friday, January 1st, 2016, as a non-working public holiday in India's State of Telangana, as opposed to an optional public holiday in India's State of Telangana.
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  • Dec
  • 20
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  • India 2015 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended Again

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced that it had once again amended its previously-released annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the calendar year 2015, by moving the date of the upcoming Milad-un-Nabi (the Prophet's Birthday) non-working public holiday from Wednesday, December 23, to Thursday, December 24, 2015.
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  • Dec
  • 7
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  • India Telangana 2016 Public Holidays Released

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has released the "Telangana GO 3192 List of General Holidays, Optional Holidays for the year 2016" which officially lists the annual non-working public holidays to be observed in the Indian State of Telangana for the upcoming calendar year 2016.
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  • Dec
  • 4
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  • India Telangana Public Holiday December 26

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has issued the "G.O.RT.No.3167 Dated 02.12.2015" which declares Boxing day, on Saturday, December 26, 2015, as a non-working public holiday in India's State of Telangana, as opposed to an optional public holiday in India's State of Telangana.
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  • Dec
  • 2
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  • India 2016 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Released

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the upcoming calendar year 2016.
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  • Oct
  • 19
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  • India 2015 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced that it had amended its previously-released annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the calendar year 2015, by moving the date of the upcoming Muharram (Ashura) non-working public holiday from Friday, October 23, to Saturday, October 24, 2015.
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  • Oct
  • 17
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  • India Telangana Public Holiday October 20

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has announced that it had declared Tuesday, October 20, 2015, as a non-working public holiday in India's State of Telangana to mark the upcoming Bathukamma Festival annual non-working public holiday in the Indian State of Telangana.
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  • Oct
  • 13
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  • Indian 2016 Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has amended its previously-released annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2016.
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  • Jul
  • 29
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  • Indian Puducherry Public Holiday July 30

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has, in turn, declared Thursday, July 30, 2015, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's State of Puducherry "in view of the cremation of former president A P J Abdul Kalam at Rameswaram".
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  • Jul
  • 28
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  • Indian Tamil Nadu Public Holiday July 30

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has declared Thursday, July 30, 2015, as a one-off non-working public holiday in India's State of Tamil Nadu "as a mark of respect" for the recently passed-away former President of India, APJ Abdul Kalam.
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  • Jun
  • 11
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  • Indian 2016 Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2016.
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  • May
  • 31
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  • India June 2 Public Holiday In Telangana

    Government of Telangana (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's State of Telangana has announced that it had decided to declared Tuesday, June 2, 2015, as a non-working public holiday in India's State of Telangana to mark the first anniversary of the formation of the Indian State of Telangana.
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2014

  • Nov
  • 24
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  • India 2015 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Released

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced, via its Chief Secretary to Government, K. Gnanadesikan, its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the upcoming calendar year 2015.
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  • Nov
  • 4
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  • India 2015 Kerala Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Government of India's State of Kerala has issued notification of the days to be observed as public holidays by the Kerala public offices during the upcoming calendar year 2015.
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  • Oct
  • 28
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  • Indian Capital Public Holiday October 29

    The Hindu (Delhi) - The Lieutenant-Governor of India's Delhi Capital State has declared Wednesday, October 29, 2014, as another one-off non-working public holiday in all government offices under the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi, on account of the upcoming Chhath Puja.
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  • Oct
  • 25
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  • Indian Islamic New Year 1436 Tomorrow

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - Earlier tonight, the moon sighting committee of the Hilal Committee Mumbai announced that the first day of the new month of Muharram will be tomorrow, Sunday, October 26, 2014.
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  • Oct
  • 1
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  • India 2014 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced that it had amended its previously-released annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the calendar year 2014, by moving the date of the upcoming Bakrid (Feast of Sacrifice) non-working public holiday from Sunday, October 5, to Monday, October 6, 2014.
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  • Sep
  • 25
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  • Indian October 2 Public Sector Holiday Canceled

    The Hindu (Delhi) - Indian Central Government Cabinet Secretary, Ajit Seth, has announced that as part of the Narendra Modi government's "Clean India" campaign, the upcoming, October 2, annual non-working public holiday for the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, would be canceled for all Indian central government employees.
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  • Aug
  • 15
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  • India Adds New Public Holiday In Puducherry

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Chief Minister of India's State of Puducherry, N Rangasamy, has announced that it had finally decided to declared November 1st as a new annual non-working public holiday in India's State of Puducherry, to mark the "Liberation Day of Puducherry".
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  • Jul
  • 16
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  • Indian 2015 Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released an amended list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2015.
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  • Jun
  • 7
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  • Indian 2015 Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2015.
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2013

  • Dec
  • 2
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  • Indian Capital Public Holiday December 4

    The Hindu (Delhi) - The Lieutenant-Governor of India's Delhi Capital State, Najeeb Jung, has declared Wednesday, December 4, 2013, as a non-working public holiday on account of the upcoming assembly polls.
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  • Nov
  • 30
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  • India Mulls New Public Holiday In Puducherry

    Government of Puducherry (Saram) - The Government of India's state of Puducherry has constituted a nine-member committee to make recommendations to the Puducherry state government on the advisability of declaring November 1st as a new annual non-working public holiday in India's state of Puducherry.
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  • Nov
  • 26
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  • India 2014 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Released

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced its annual list of the days which will be non-working public holidays in India's state of Tamil Nadu for the upcoming calendar year 2014.
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  • Nov
  • 13
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  • Indian 2013 HP Public Holidays Further Amended

    Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (Shimla) - The government of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh has announced that it has once again amended its previously-released list of official non-working public holidays for the upcoming year 2013 in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.
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  • Nov
  • 12
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  • Indian 2013 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has also announced that the date of the non-working public holiday for the upcoming Muharram annual public holiday would be Friday, November 15, 2013, instead of Thursday, November, 14, 2013, as previously-announced.
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  • Nov
  • 11
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  • Indian 2013 Delhi Public Holidays Amended

    Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - The Government of India for the Capital Territory of New Delhi, has announced that the date of the non-working public holiday for the upcoming Muharram annual public holiday would be Friday, November 15, 2013, instead of Thursday, November, 14, 2013, as previously-announced.
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  • Oct
  • 9
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  • Indian Id-Ul-Zuha Public Holiday October 16

    The Times of India (Panaji) - The various Indian states where Id-Ul-Zuha (Feast of Sacrifice) is an annual non-working public holiday, have confirmed that the date for this year's Id-Ul-Zuha in India would be Wednesday, October 16, 2013.
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  • Oct
  • 1
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  • Indian Gandhi Public Holiday Upheld

    The Times of India (Gauhati) - The High Court of India's State of Assam has rejected the Assam state government's order cancelling the upcoming, October 2nd, public holiday on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti (Gandhi's Birthday).
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  • Sep
  • 28
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  • Indian Bank Holiday Cancelled in Jammu and Kashmir

    General Administration Department Government of Jammu and Kashmir (Srinagar) - The Government of the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir has announced that the upcoming, September 30, bank holiday, would not be observed as a bank holiday on account of the "Mid-Year Accounts Closing".
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  • Aug
  • 29
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  • Indian BJP Promises Chhath Public Holiday

    The Times of India (Delhi) - The former President and leader in charge of Delhi for Assembly elections of India's BJP Party, Nitin Gadkari, has promised to declare "Chhath", a key festival of the Poorvanchali community, a new annual non-working public holiday, if it wins the coming Assembly elections in Delhi.
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  • Aug
  • 19
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  • Indian Uttar Pradesh Public Holiday August 21

    The Times of India (Lucknow) - The Government of the Indian State of Uttar Pradesh has announced that it had declared Wednesday, August 21, 2013, a non-working state public holiday on account of the upcoming "Rakshabandhan".
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  • Jul
  • 1
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday July 3

    Punjab Newsline (Chandigarh) - The Government of the Indian State of Punjab has announced that it had declared a one-off public holiday on Wednesday, July 3, 2013, on account of the Panchayat Elections being held on that day.
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  • Jun
  • 15
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  • Indian 2014 Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released its annual list of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India, for the upcoming calendar year 2014.
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  • May
  • 29
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  • Indian 2013 HP Public Holidays Amended

    Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (Shimla) - The government of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh has announced that it has amended its previously-released list of official non-working public holidays for the upcoming year 2013 in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.
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  • May
  • 13
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  • Indian State Public Holiday May 17

    The Times of India (Lucknow) - The Chief Minister of India's State of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav, has announced that Friday, May 17, 2013, has been declared a non-working state public holiday on account of the upcoming "Urs at the dargah of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti at Ajmer".
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  • May
  • 12
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  • Indian Arunachal Public Holiday May 16

    The Times of India (Itanagar) - The Government of India's state of Arunachal has announced that Thursday, May 16, 2013, has been declared a state public holiday "for all offices including banks and other financial, educational, commercial and business establishments in the state".
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  • Jan
  • 3
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  • Indian 2013 Uttar Pradesh Public Holidays

    Government of Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow) - The Government of India's state of Uttar Pradesh has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2013.
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2012

  • Dec
  • 13
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  • Indian Punjab Public Holiday December 14

    Punjab Newsline (Chandigarh) - The Chief Minister of the Indian State of Punjab, Parkash Singh Badal, has announced that the Punjab Government had declared a one-off public holiday tomorrow, Friday, December 14, 2012, as well as in the city of Chandigarh.
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  • Dec
  • 12
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  • Indian 2013 West Bengal Public Holidays

    Government of West Bengal (Kolkata) - The Government of India's state of West Bengal has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2013.
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  • Nov
  • 24
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  • Indian 2013 Maharashtra Public Holidays

    Government of Maharashtra (Mumbai) - The Government of India's state of Maharashtra has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2013.
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  • Nov
  • 20
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  • India 2013 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Released

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced the days which will be non-working public holidays for the upcoming calendar year 2013.
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  • Nov
  • 18
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  • Indian Capital Rules-Out Chhath Public Holiday

    The Hindu (New Delhi) - The government of India's capital have turned down the request of Municipal Corporations to have Chhath Puja which falls on Monday, November 19, 2012, this year, declared a gazetted public holiday.
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  • Oct
  • 13
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  • Indian 10-Day Puja Public Sector Holidays

    The Hindu (Kolkata) - The Indian State of West Bengal is extending its previously-announced public sector holidays for the upcoming Puja holidays so that the state's administration will be on non-working public holidays for 10 consecutive days.
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  • Sep
  • 25
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  • Indian Sikkim Public Holiday Tomorrow

    The Home Department of Government of Sikkim (Gangtok) - Earlier today, the Home Department of the Government of the Indian State of Sikkim declared Wednesday, September 26, 2012, as a one-off state public holiday on account of the funeral rites for H.H. Kybji Lachen Gomchen Rimpoche.
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  • Sep
  • 2
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  • Indian 2013 HP Public Holidays Announced

    Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (Shimla) - The government of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh has released its list of official non-working public holidays for the upcoming year 2013.
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  • Sep
  • 2
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  • Indian 2013 Mizoram Public Holidays

    Government of  Mizoram (Aizawl) - The government of the Indian state of Mizoram has released its list of official non-working public holidays for the upcoming year 2013.
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  • Aug
  • 14
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  • Indian Shab-e-Qadr Public Holiday Changed

    The Hindu (Srinagar) - The government of the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir has announced that the upcoming state non-working public holiday on account of the Shab-e-Qadr would be observed on Thursday, August 16, 2012, rather than Wednesday, August 15, as previously announced.
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  • Aug
  • 8
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  • India 2012 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Revised Again

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced another revision of its previously-released list of the non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2012 in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, by shifting the date of the Krishna Jayanti public holiday to tomorrow.
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  • Aug
  • 8
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  • Indian 2013 Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released an amended list of 2013 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Jul
  • 31
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  • Indian West Bengal Public Holiday Today

    The Hindu (Kolkata) - Earlier today, the government of the Indian State of West Bengal declared the remainder of today, Tuesday, July 31, 2012, as a state public sector holiday on account of the absence of trains which are not running due to power failure.
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  • Jun
  • 10
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  • Indian 2013 Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the list of 2013 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Apr
  • 20
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  • Indian Haryana Public Holiday April 29

    Punjab Newsline Network (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has declared Sunday, April 29, 2012, as another public holiday in the regions concerned by the upcoming municipal committees and municipal council elections.
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  • Mar
  • 5
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  • Indian 2012 Goa Public Holidays Amended

    The Official Gazette of the Government of Goa (Panaji) - The Government of India's state of Goa has amended its previously-released list of the days which are to be non-working public holidays in the Indian state of Goa for the calendar year 2012 with the declaration of a "public holiday" on Thursday, March 8, 2012, of account of the upcoming Holi.
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  • Mar
  • 3
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  • Indian 2012 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Amended

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has amended its previously-released list of the days which are declared non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2012 in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu with the inclusion of a public holiday on the date of the Bhagawan Vaigundaswami Birthday.
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  • Feb
  • 16
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  • Indian Haryana Public Holiday February 26

    Punjab Newsline Network (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Haryana has declared Sunday, February 26, 2012, as a public holiday in the regions concerned by the upcoming by-elections.
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  • Feb
  • 13
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  • Indian Public Holiday February 16 In Mumbai

    The Hindu (Mumbai) - The government of the Indian State of Maharashtra has declared Thursday, February 16, 2012, as a regional public holiday on account of the upcoming general elections.
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  • Feb
  • 12
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  • Indian Public Holidays April 23-24 In Karnataka

    Government of Karnataka (Bangalore) - The government of the Indian State of Karnataka has announced that it would now observe the birthday anniversary of Chatrapathi Shivaji Maharaj, also known as Shiv Jayanthi, as an annual non-working state public holiday.
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  • Feb
  • 1
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  • Indian Public Holiday March 3 in Goa

    Government of Goa (Panaji) - The government of the Indian State of Goa has announced that Saturday, March 3, 2012, would be a one-off statewide non-working public holiday on account of the upcoming polling day for the general election to the Goa state legislative assembly.
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  • Jan
  • 25
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  • Indian Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday Confirmed

    Siasat (Hyderabad) - Late last night, the Central Moon sighting committee of Sadar Majlis-e-Ulema-e-Deccan has announced that Wednesday, January 25, 2012, would be the 1st day of the month of Rabiul-Awal 1433 A.H. in India.
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  • Jan
  • 24
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  • Indian Public Holiday January 30 In Punjab

    Government of Punjab (Chandigarh) - The government of the Indian State of Punjab has announced that Monday, January 30, 2012, would be a one-off state public holiday on account of the upcoming elections to the 117-member state Assembly.
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  • Jan
  • 23
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  • Indian Manipur Public Holiday January 28

    Government of Manipur (Imphal) - The government of the Indian State of Manipur, through a statement released by its Under Secretary, GAD S Lokendra, has announced that Saturday, January 28, 2012, would be a one-off state public holiday on account of the upcoming election to the 10th Manipur Legislative Assembly.
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  • Jan
  • 19
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  • India 2012 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Revised

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced a revision of its previously-released list of the days which will be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2012 in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
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2011

  • Dec
  • 25
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  • Indian Karnataka Public Holiday Tomorrow

    The Hindu (Bangalore) - The Chief Minister of India's State of Karnataka, D V Sadananda Gowda, has announced that his Cabinet had declared tomorrow, Monday, December 26, 2011, as a one-off state public holiday as part of the mourning measures decreed following the death of former Karnataka Chief Minister S Bangarappa.
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  • Nov
  • 29
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  • Indian Public Holiday In Assam Tomorrow

    Daily News and Analysis (Guwahati) - The government of the Indian State of Assam has declared a one-off non-working public holiday on Wednesday, November 30, 2011, to allow people to pay their last respects to writer Indira Raisom Goswami who died earlier today.
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  • Nov
  • 11
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  • India 2012 Goa Public Holidays Announced

    Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Vasco de Gama) - The Government of India's state of Goa has announced the days which will be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2012.
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  • Nov
  • 4
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  • India State Public Holiday November 5

    Government of Orissa (Bhubaneswar) - The office of the President of India's State of Orissa, Pratibha Patil, has issued a gazette notification that Saturday, November 5, 2011, had been declared a one-off state non-working public holiday in Orissa to mark the State's change of name.
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  • Oct
  • 31
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  • Indian Public Holiday In Kerala Tomorrow

    The Hindu (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Chief Minister of India's State of Kerala, Oommen Chandy, has announced that his Cabinet had declared tomorrow, Tuesday, November 1, 2011, as a one-off state public holiday as part of the mourning measures decreed following yesterday's death of Kerala Food and Civil Supplies Minister, T. M. Jacob.
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  • Oct
  • 25
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  • India 2012 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced the days which will be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2012.
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  • Oct
  • 22
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  • Indian Public Holiday For Chhat In Delhi

    IBN Live (New Delhi) - The Mayor of Delhi in India's Capital Territory, Rajni Abbi, has announced that Tuesday, November 1, 2011, would be a non-working public holiday in Delhi on the occasion of the upcoming Chhat festival.
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  • Oct
  • 11
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  • Indian Electoral Public Holidays October 17 and 19

    Press Trust of India (Chennai) - The government of India's State of Tamil Nadu has declared non-working public holidays on Monday and Wednesday, October 17 and 19, 2011, on account of the upcoming two-phased local body elections.
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  • Sep
  • 18
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  • India 2012 Himachal Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    The official webportal of the Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The government of the Indian State of Himachal Pradesh has issued a notification of public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in the State of Himachal Pradesh as gazetted holidays during the calendar year 2012.
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  • Sep
  • 8
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  • Indian Public Holiday For Mannath Padmanabhan

    Press Trust of India (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Chief Minister of the Indian State of Kerala, Oommen Chandy, has announced that the government of the State of Kerala had decided to declare a, January 2, public holiday for the birthday of Mannath Padmanabhan.
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  • Aug
  • 28
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  • India Changes Goa End of Ramadan Public Holiday

    The Times of India (Goa) - The Government of India's State of Goa has announced that the state public holiday for the upcoming Id-Ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) had been changed from Tuesday, August 30, to Wednesday, August 31, 2011.
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  • Jul
  • 28
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  • India Declares August 8 Public Holiday

    The Times of India (Kolkata) - The Chief Minister of India's State of West Bengal, Mamata Banerjee, has declared Monday, August 8, 2011, as a one-off state public holiday on account of the 150th death anniversary of poet Rabindranath Tagore.
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  • Jul
  • 3
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  • Indian 2011 Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released yet another amended list of 2011 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Jul
  • 3
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  • Indian 2012 Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the list of 2012 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Jul
  • 1
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  • India Changes Public Holiday For Birthday Of Shri Guru Gobind Singh

    Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - The Government of India has announced a change in the method of calculating the date of the Birthday Of Shri Guru Gobind Singh public holiday, from the solar calendar to the lunar calendar, effective immediately.
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  • Apr
  • 24
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  • India Declares April 27 State Public Holidays

    The Hindu (Hyderabad) - The Chief Minister of India's State of Andhra Pradesh, N. Kiran Kumar Reddy, has declared Wednesday, April 27, 2011, as a one-off state public holiday on account of the last rites of spiritual leader Sathya Sai Baba on that day.
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  • Apr
  • 11
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  • India Declares April 14 and 16 Regional Public Holidays

    Press Trust of India (PTI) - The Chief Minister of the government of India's Delhi state, Sheila Dikshit, has announced that Thursday, April 14, and Saturday, April 16, 2011, would be gazetted non-working public holidays to mark the birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar and Mahavir Jayanti respectively.
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  • Apr
  • 6
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  • India Declares April 13 Puducherry Public Holiday

    Press Trust of India (PTI) - The State Government of the Indian State of Puducherry has declared Wednesday, April 13, 2011, as a one-off state public holiday for all government offices, institutions, local bodies and other commercial institutions on account of the upcoming assembly polls.
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  • Mar
  • 31
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  • India Declares April 2 CWC Public Holiday

    The Times of India (Mumbai) - The government of the Indian State of Maharashtra has declared a special public holiday for Mumbai city on Saturday, April 2, 2011, on the date of the CWC final game between India and Sri Lanka.
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  • Mar
  • 27
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  • India Considering April 2 CWC Public Holiday

    The Hindu (Delhi) - The Chief Minister of India's State of Maharashtra (which includes Mumbai), Prithviraj Chavan, has announced that the state government is considering declaring Saturday, April 2, 2011, as a special one-off state public holiday, to allow the people of Mumbai the opportunity to watch the upcoming finals of the Cricket World Cup (CWC).
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  • Mar
  • 26
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  • India Declares April 13 Tamil Nadu Public Holiday

    The Hindu (Delhi) - The Central Government of India has declared Wednesday, April 13, 2011, as another one-off public holiday for Central government offices in Tamil Nadu.
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  • Mar
  • 25
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  • Indian 2011 Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released another amended list of 2011 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Mar
  • 21
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  • India Extends April 14 Public Holiday

    National Portal of India (New Delhi) - The Central Government of India has declared Thursday, April 14, 2011, as a closed public holiday for the birthday of Dr B R Ambedkar, in all its offices, including industrial establishments, throughout India.
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  • Mar
  • 18
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  • India Extends Scope Of Holika Dahan Public Holiday

    Uttarakhand Government Portal (Dehradun) - The government of the Indian State of Uttarakhand has declared the upcoming Holika Dahan, on Saturday, March 19, 2011, as a state public holiday in all the offices of the state.
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2010

  • Dec
  • 25
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  • India Declares December 27 Regional Public Holiday

    Government of Mizoram Directorate of Information and Public Relations (Aizawl) - The government of the Indian State of Mizoram has announced that Monday, December 27, 2010, would be an additional public holiday in Mizoram government offices, banks and educational institutions.
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  • Dec
  • 23
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  • Indian Public Holiday In Kerala Tomorrow

    Indo-Asian News Service (Thiruvananthapuram) - The government of the Indian State of Kerala has declared a state public holiday, tomorrow, Friday, December 24, 2010.
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  • Dec
  • 21
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  • India Declares 4 Regional Year-End Public Holidays

    Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The Government of India's state of Himachal Pradesh has declared Tuesday, December 28, 2010, Thursday, December 30, 2010, Saturday, January 1, 2011, and Monday, January 3, 2011, as state public holidays.
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  • Dec
  • 9
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  • India 2011 Karnataka Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Karnataka (Bangalore) - The government of India's State of Karnataka has announced the list of official state public holidays in 2011.
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  • Nov
  • 30
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  • India 2011 Puducherry Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Puducherry (Pondicherry) - The government of India's State of Puducherry has announced the list of official state public holidays in 2011.
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  • Nov
  • 16
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  • India Haryana 2011 Public Holidays Announced

    Haryana State Government (Chandigarh) - The government of India's State of Haryana has announced the list of official state public holidays in 2011.
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  • Nov
  • 8
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  • India 2011 Andhra Pradesh Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad) - The Government of India's state of Andhra Pradesh has published in its extra-ordinary Gazette an announcement of the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2011.
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  • Nov
  • 6
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  • India Declares November 8 State Public Holiday

    Indian Express (Kolkata) - The government of the Indian State of West Bengal has declared Monday, November 8, 2010, as a one-off state public holiday.
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  • Nov
  • 3
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  • India 2011 Maharashtra Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Maharashtra (Mumbai) - The Government of India's state of Maharashtra has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2011.
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  • Nov
  • 2
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  • India 2011 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of India's state of Tamil Nadu has announced the days which shall be non-working public holidays for the calendar year 2011.
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  • Oct
  • 25
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  • India Declares State Public Holiday Tomorrow

    The Times of India (Delhi) - The government of the Indian state of Haryana has declared a state public holiday for its women employees in all the government offices, educational, institutes, boards and corporations on Tuesday, October 26, 2010.
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  • Oct
  • 20
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  • India Extends Upcoming Valmiki Jayanti Public Holiday

    The Times of India (Bangalore) - The government of India's State of Karnataka has declared Friday, October 22, 2010, as an additional, one-off, regional public holiday on account of this year's Valmiki Jayanti.
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  • Oct
  • 9
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  • India 2011 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of the Indian State of Tamil Nadu has published the official list of 2011 public holidays and government holidays in the State of Tamil Nadu.
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  • Oct
  • 4
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  • India 2011 Kerala Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram) - The Government of India's State of Kerala has issued notification of the days to be observed as public holidays by the Kerala public offices during the calendar year 2011.
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  • Oct
  • 1
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  • India Declares Commonwealth Games Public Holidays

    The Hindu (Delhi) - The chief minister of India's state of Delhi, Sheila Dikshit, has announced that Sunday, October 3, 2010, had been declared an additional regional public holiday to coincide with the beginning of the upcoming Commonwealth Games 2010.
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  • Sep
  • 27
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  • India Announces Andaman and Nicobar 2011 Public Holidays

    Andaman and Nicobar Administration (Port Blair) - The Government of India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands has issued a notification of the official public holidays in the Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar for the calendar year 2011.
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  • Sep
  • 10
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  • India Changes Date Of End of Ramadan Public Holiday

    The Hindu (Hyderabad) - Late last night, the government of India's State of Andhra Pradesh moved the previously scheduled public holiday for the Id-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan) from today, to tomorrow, Saturday, September 11, 2010.
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  • Sep
  • 1
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  • India Changes Date Of Jamat-ul-Vida Public Holiday

    ChennaiOnline News (Lucknow) - The government of the Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir have declared public holiday to coincide with the upcoming Jamat-ul-Vida, on Friday, September 3, 2010.
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  • Aug
  • 27
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  • India Declares August 28 Goa Public Holiday

    IBN Live News (Panaji) - The chief minister of India's State of Goa, Digamber Kamat, has announced that this afternoon, as well as tomorrow, Saturday, August 28, 2010, would be observed as state public holidays.
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  • Jul
  • 12
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  • Indian Central Government Declares October 14 Public Holiday

    Ministry of Personnel Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - The Indian Government has also declared the Thursday, October 14th, 2010, as a one-off public holiday for Central Government Offices, including Central Public Sector Undertakings, located in Delhi/New Delhi on the occasion of Closing Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games 2010.
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  • Jul
  • 2
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  • Indian 2011 Public Holidays Amended

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released an amended list of 2011 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Jun
  • 27
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  • Indian 2011 Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the list of 2011 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Jun
  • 1
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  • India Changes Date Of Upcoming HP Public Holiday

    Himachal Pradesh Government (Shimla) - The government of India's State of Himachal Pradesh has declared June 26 as a gazetted public holiday instead of the earlier announced date of June 28, 2010, on the occasion of the upcoming public holiday of Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti.
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  • May
  • 12
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  • India Declares May 14 And 20 Regional Public Holidays

    The Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's State of Punjab has declared a one-off public holiday, for all offices, educational institutions and offices of Boards and Corporations located in Chandigarh and Punjab, on Friday, May 14, 2010, on account of the tercentenary celebrations of "Sirhind Fateh Divas".
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  • Mar
  • 15
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  • India Declares March 22 Bihar Divas Public Holiday

    The Bihar Times (Patna) - The government of India's State of Bihar has announced a new public holiday, Bihar Day (Bihar Divas), to be celebrated on March 22, annually.
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  • Feb
  • 26
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  • India Changes Punjab Holi Public Holiday Date

    NRI News (Chandigarh) - The government of India's State of Punjab has announced that it had decided to change to Monday, March 1st, 2010, the date of the upcoming public holiday associated with the Holi Festival.
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  • Jan
  • 29
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  • India Extends January 30 Public Holiday To Himachal Pradesh

    Punjab Newsline Network (Shimla) - The government of India's State of Himachal Pradesh has declared Saturday, January 30, 2010, as a gazetted holiday, instead of the previously announced restricted holiday, on account of Guru Ravi Dass Birthday.
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  • Jan
  • 17
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  • India Declares Regional Public Holidays Tomorrow

    Punjab Newsline (Chandigarh) - The Indian State Governments of Punjab and West Bengal have declared a one-off public holiday for tomorrow, Monday, January 18, 2010, to mark the passing away of the former Chief Minister of West Bengal and C.P.M Leader, Jyoti Basu, who died in Kolkata earlier today.
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2009

  • Dec
  • 25
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  • India To Consider Pongal Public Holiday In Kerala

    The Hindu (Palakkad) - The Chief Minister of India's State of Kerala, V.S. Achuthanandan, has promised a delegation of the Kerala State Tamil Protection Council that the Kerala state government would consider its request to declare a public holiday for Makarapongal.
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  • Nov
  • 6
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  • India November 7 Public Holiday In Himachal Pradesh

    Bharat Sandesh (Shimla) - The government of India's State of Himachal Pradesh had declared Saturday, November 7, 2009, as a gazetted public holiday in the areas of 3-Rohroo and 36-Jawali Vidhan Sabha Constituencies on account of by-elections that will be held in these Assembly Constituencies on that date.
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  • Nov
  • 4
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  • India Confirms 2010 Commonwealth Games Public Holiday

    Indian Express (New Delhi) - The Lieutenant-Governor of India's Delhi Capital State, Tejendra Khanna, has approved a full state public holiday for Thursday, October 14, 2010, on the occasion of the Closing Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games.
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  • Nov
  • 3
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  • India November 7 Public Holiday In Uttar Pradesh

    United News of India (Lucknow) - The government of India's State of Uttar Pradesh (UP) has declared a regional public holiday on Saturday, November 7, 2009, in view of the by-elections to 11 assembly and one Lok Sabha seats.
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  • Oct
  • 31
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  • India Announces 2010 Andhra Pradesh Public Holidays

    Deccan Chronicle (Hyderabad) - The state government of India's State of Andhra Pradesh released the official list of Andhra Pradesh State public holidays for the year 2010.
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  • Oct
  • 31
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  • Indian November 13 Electoral Public Holiday In Haryana

    Haryana Live (Bahadurgarh) - India's Haryana State Government has announced a one-off regional public holiday on Friday, November 13, 2009, in Bahadurgarh, Kaithal on account of that date's Municipal Council elections.
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  • Oct
  • 19
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  • India 2010 Tamil Nadu Public Holidays Announced

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - The Government of the Indian State of Tamil Nadu has published the official list of 2010 public holidays in the State of Tamil Nadu.
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  • Oct
  • 5
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  • Indian States Declare October 13 Election Public Holiday

    United News of India (Chandigarh) - A few Indian states have begun to declare a public holiday for Tuesday, October 13, 2009, to coincide with the upcoming Assembly elections.
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  • Sep
  • 30
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  • Indian Regional Public Holiday In Haryana Today

    Punjab Newsline ()Chandigarh) - The government of India's State of Haryana has declared a public holiday on Wednesday, September 30, 2009, in all the State Government offices including those of Boards, Corporations and Educational Institutions following this morning's death of Rao Birender Singh, the former Chief Minister of Haryana.
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  • Sep
  • 3
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  • Indian State Public Holidays Tomorrow

    The Hindu (Chandigarh) - The governments of the States of Haryana, Punjab and Tamil Nadu, have declared a public holiday for tomorrow, Friday, September 4, 2009, as a mark of respect to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajashekhara Reddy who died in a helicopter crash yesterday.
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  • Aug
  • 27
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  • India Changes State Public Holiday Date

    Punjab Newsline (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's State of Punjab has declared Friday, August 28, 2009, as gazetted public holiday for the birth anniversary of Baba Sri Chand Ji, instead of Wednesday, September 9, 2009, as had been announced earlier.
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  • Aug
  • 16
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  • India August 18 State Public Holiday In Haryana

    Press Trust of India (PTI) - Earlier today, the Government of India's State of Haryana declared a one-off State public holiday for tomorrow, Monday, August 18, 2009, following the death of the State's Cabinet Minister, Kartar Devi.
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  • Aug
  • 12
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  • India Parsi New Year Bank Holiday Update

    National Australia Bank (NAB) - The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE) will be open for trading on Wednesday, August 19, 2009, despite the State bank and public holiday of Parsi New Year (Shahenshahi).
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  • Aug
  • 5
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  • India Nationwide Bank Strike August 6-7

    The Hindu (Bangalore) - The United Forum of Bank Unions (UFBU), which represents more than 750.000 workers and officers in the Indian banking industry, has confirmed that it would proceed with a strike on Thursday and Friday, August 6 and 7, 2009.
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  • Jul
  • 28
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  • India Considering Public Holiday For 2010 Commonwealth Games

    The Times of India (New Delhi) - The Chairperson of the India's Organising Committee (OC) for the Commonwealth Games 2010, Suresh Kalmadi, has announced that it had been decided that the day of the closing ceremony of the games would be declared a public holiday.
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  • Jul
  • 14
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  • India Extends Janamashtami To Himachal Pradesh

    WebIndia (UNI) - India's State government of Himachal Pradesh has declared Friday, August 14, 2009, as an additional gazetted public holiday on account of this year's Janamashtami.
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  • Jun
  • 13
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  • Indian 2010 Public Holidays Released

    The Times of India (New Delhi) - The Ministry of Personnel, Government of India, has announced the list of public sector holidays to be observed in Central Government Offices during the year 2010.
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  • Jun
  • 9
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  • India's Punjab Declares June 12 Public Holiday

    Punjab Newsline (Chandigarh) - The Government of India's State of Punjab has declared Friday, June 12, 2009, as a paid public holiday in the Nurmahal Assembly Constituency to enable the voters to cast their votes.
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  • May
  • 12
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  • India Declares May 13 Public Holiday In Punjab

    Punjab Newsline (Chandigarh) - The Chief Electoral Officer of India's State of Punjab, Kusumjit Sidhu, has announced that Wednesday, May 13, 2009, would be a state public holiday "for the voters of the nine Parliamentary Constituencies of the state to go out in full strength".
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  • Apr
  • 29
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  • India Declares May 13 Public Holiday In Puducherry

    Chennai Online News (Chennai) - The Administration of India's State of Puducherry has declared Wednesday, May 13, 2009, as a one-off electoral public holiday for all its offices and undertakings on the occasion of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
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  • Apr
  • 24
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  • India Declares May 13 Public Holiday In Himachal Pradesh

    My Himachal (Shimla) - The Chief Electoral Officer of India's State of Himachal Pradesh, Anil Khachi, has announced that Wednesday, May 13, 2009, had been declared as a gazetted public holiday to ensure maximum number of vote casting in the upcoming 15th Lok Sabha Elections.
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  • Apr
  • 20
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  • India Regional Electoral Public Holidays

    The Hindu (Chennai) - Various Indian states are beginning to declare one-off public holidays to coincide with the day on which the current, month-long, national elections will be held in their state.
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  • Apr
  • 15
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  • India Declares April 30 Bank And Financial Holiday

    Reserve Bank of India (New Delhi) - India's stock markets have announced that they would close on Thursday, April 30, 2009, due to the elections on that day. In addition, all financial institutions, including the central bank, will be closed on that date.
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  • Apr
  • 11
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  • India Polling Day Public Holidays In Jammu and Kashmir

    Merinews (Gurgaon) - India's State government of J&K (Jammu and Kashmir) has declared that all polling days for the coming Lok Sabha elections would be public holidays on the dates and in the concerned districts.
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  • Apr
  • 6
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  • India Public Sector Holiday In Puducherry

    Kerala Online News (New Delhi) - The government of India's State of Puducherry has declared today, Monday, April 6, 2009, a public holiday for all state government offices, on account of the death, this morning, of Puducherry's Lieutenant Governor, Govind Singh Gurjar.
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  • Mar
  • 24
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  • India Electoral Public Holidays In Jammu and Kashmir

    Merinews (Gurgaon) - The government of India's state of Jammu and Kashmir has declared all upcoming Lok Sabha elections polling days as public holidays in their respective districts.
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  • Jan
  • 6
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  • India Changes Muharram Public Holiday Date In Kerala State

    Kerala Online (Thiruvananthapuram) - The government of the Indian state of Kerala has announced that it was moving the date of the upcoming Muharram public holiday from January 8, as it had earlier announced, to Wednesday, January 7, 2009.
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  • Jan
  • 4
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  • India Declares Public Holiday Tomorrow In Tripura State

    ThaiIndian News (Agartala) - The Tripura State government has declared a public holiday for tomorrow, Monday, January 5, 2009, as a mark of respect for the death of 2 prominent Tripura leaders.
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2008

  • Dec
  • 8
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  • India's Chandigarh Announces Official List Of 2009 Public Holidays

    Chandigarh Administration (Mera Chandigarh) - The Chandigarh Administration has issued the schedule of holidays which will be observed as public holidays and restricted holidays in all Government Offices under the Chandigarh Administration, during the calendar year 2009.
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  • Nov
  • 28
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  • India's Bihar State Public Holiday On November 29

    The Bihar Times (Patna) - The Bihar government has declared a public holiday on November 29, 2008, on the date of the cremation of former Prime Minister V.P Singh. Besides state government offices, all government and private educational institutions will remain closed on that day.
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  • Nov
  • 27
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  • India Declares November 29 Public Holiday In Capital

    The Hindu (Delhi) - Lt Governor of Delhi Tejinder Khanna issued a notification declaring November 29, 2008, as a one-off public holiday in all government offices, local bodies under Delhi Government on account of assembly elections in the capital.
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  • Nov
  • 27
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  • India's Karnataka State Declares November 28 Public Holiday

    The Mangalorean (Bangalore) - Karnataka State Chief Minister, B.S. Yeddyurappa, declared a one-off public holiday on Friday, November 28, 2008, for schools, colleges, government offices and banks following the death of former Prime Minister V.P. Singh.
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  • Nov
  • 11
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  • India Declares Half-Day Public Holiday In Punjab

    The Punjab Newspaper (Chandigarh) - Earlier today, the Punjab Government declared an afternoon public holiday, for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 12, 2008, to enable its employees to participate in Nagar Kirtan on the eve of Birthday of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji.
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  • Oct
  • 31
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  • India's Karnataka Makes Kannada Rajyotsava Public Holiday Mandatory Starting This Year

    Times of India (Bangalore) - The government of the India state of Karnataka (which includes Bangalore) has directed all establishments, public and private, in Karnataka to henceforth declare a holiday annually on November 1st, on the occasion of Kannada Rajyotsava.
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  • Oct
  • 13
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  • India Declares Afternoon Public Holiday In Punjab

    India Info (Chandigarh) - India's Punjab State government has declared this afternoon a public holiday in Government offices, Corporations, Boards and Educational institutions and in the city of Chandigarh.
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  • Oct
  • 9
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  • India Declares October 17 Women-Only Public Holiday In Himachal Pradesh

    - The Himachal Pradesh government has declared a women-only gazetted public holiday for Friday, October 17, 2008, on the occasion of this year's Karvachauth festival.
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  • Sep
  • 26
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  • India September 29 Public Holiday In Mizoram State

    The Times of India - The Mizoram state government has announced a one-off state public holiday on Monday, September 29, 2008, so that the government employees and students could take part in the MKHC rally organized on that date.
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  • Sep
  • 14
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  • India: September 15 Public Holiday In Tamil Nadu

    The Hindu (Chennai) - The Tamil Nadu State government has declared Monday, September 15, 2008, a one-off public holiday on account of former Chief Minister C.N. Annadurai's birth centenary.
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  • Sep
  • 11
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  • India September 12 Public Holiday In Puducherry

    UNI - The Lieutenant Governor of India's Puducherry State, Govind Singh Gurjar, announced that Friday, September 12, 2008, would be a public holiday for the Union territory on account of "Onam", the harvest festival of Kerala, instead of the restricted holiday, previously announced. In compensation, Saturday, September 27, 2008, will be a regular working day.
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  • Jul
  • 1
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  • India's Punjab State Declares July 1 Public Holiday

    Punjab Newsline Network (Chandigarh) - Following the death of former Speaker of Punjab, the Chief Minister announced that Tuesday, July 1st, 2008, would be a one-off public holiday throughout the State, and ordered all the Government offices, state undertakings, corporations and educational institutions throughout the state to remain closed on that day.
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  • Jun
  • 15
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  • Indian 2009 Public Holidays Released

    The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (New Delhi) - India's Central Government's Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, has released the list of 2009 public holidays and restricted holidays to be observed in all the Administrative Offices of the Central Government of India.
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  • Mar
  • 20
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  • India Declares March 22 Day In Lieu Regional Public Holiday

    Deccan Herald (Karnataka) - Most of the Governments of Indian States where the Prophet's Birthday (Id-e-Milad-un-Nabi) is a public holiday, have declared a day in lieu, on Saturday, March 22, 2008, to compensate for the fact that the public holiday of Good Friday occurs on that same date, and in many cases also the Hindu public holiday of Holi (or Holikadahana, depending on the State).
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  • Jan
  • 16
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  • India Changes Upcoming Muharram Public Holiday Date

    Press Information Bureau Government of India - The Government of India has moved its observance of the upcoming Muharram public holiday, from Saturday, January 19, to Sunday, January 20, 2008. This change is expected to be the norm throughout the parts of India where Muharram is a public holiday
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2007

  • Dec
  • 28
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  • India's Punjab Announces Official List of 2008 Public Holidays

    Punjab Newsline - The State Government of Punjab has announced its 2008 official list of 28 public holidays and 18 restricted holidays (from which an employee can choose any two days).
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  • Dec
  • 14
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  • India Bakri Id Public Holiday On December 21

    The Hindu - Most of the Indian states that observe Bakri Id (or Feast of Sacrifice) will observe it on Friday December 21, 2007, in sharp contrast to the Middle East, and Central Asia, where most countries have selected Wednesday, December 19.
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  • Oct
  • 11
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  • India's Kerala Declares October 12 State Public Holiday

    Indo-Asian News Service - The State of Kerala has announced that Friday, October 12, 2007 would be a public holiday as Eid-ul-Fitr is likely to be celebrated on Saturday, October the 13th, which is already a holiday in Kerala, being the second Saturday of the month. This Friday day in lieu, one-off, holiday will apply to all educational institutions and state government employees.
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  • Oct
  • 8
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  • India March 15 UP Regional Public Holiday

    Federal News Service (Washington) - The office of the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister has announced that the State Government of Uttar Pradesh had declared March 15 as a public holiday in memory of Bahujan Samaj Party founder Kanshi Ram Ji.
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  • Sep
  • 24
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  • India: September 28 Public Holiday In Udupi District

    Daijiworld Media Network - A regional public holiday has been declared in the Udupi District, on Friday, September 28, 2007, the day of the upcoming local body elections.
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  • Aug
  • 12
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  • India Asked To Declare Rath Yatra A National Public Holiday

    The Hindustan Times - Yesterday, the BJP urged the government to declare the opening day of Lord Jaganath Rath Yatra in Puri as national holiday enabling the devotees to participate in the festival.
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  • Aug
  • 6
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  • India's Punjab Declares August 8 and October 12 Public Holidays

    Punjab Newsline - The Punjab Government has declared a public holiday on Wednesday, August 8, 2007, on account of general municipal elections.
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  • Jul
  • 8
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  • Death of Former PM Of India: July 9 Karnataka Public Holiday and 7 Day National Mourning

    DaijiWorld - The government of India announced a 7 day period of national mourning following the passing away of former PM, Chandra Shekhar Singh. In addition, the State of Karnataka declared a public holiday for Monday, July 9, 2007.
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  • May
  • 27
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  • India's Himachal Pradesh State Declares June 30 Public Holiday For Civil Servants

    Himachal Pradesh Department of Information and Public Relations - The Himachal Pradesh State Government has declared 30th June, 2007 a Gazetted holiday on account of ‘Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti' for all employees working in Government Offices, Boards, Corporations, and Educational Institutions.
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  • May
  • 22
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  • India: General Strike Today in Punjab's Ludhiana

    Ludhiana Newsline - A bandh has been declared for today, Tuesday, May 22, 2007, in Ludhiana, the largest city in the State of Punjab.
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  • May
  • 18
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  • India's Himachal Pradesh Government Declares May 23 Public Holiday in State Capital

    New Kerala - Earlier today, the Himachal Pradesh State Government declared a public holiday on Wednesday May 23, 2007, to coincide with the municipal elections in Shimla, the HP State capital.
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  • May
  • 11
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  • India Declares May 11 Public Holiday in Capital

    Reuters India - The Indian government has declared a one-off public holiday for today, May 11, 2007, in its capital, New Delhi.
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  • Apr
  • 4
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  • India April 5 Public Holiday in Capital

    The Times of India - A public holiday has been declared for Thursday April 5, in New Delhi on account of the civic polls to be held here. However, Central government offices in Delhi will not be closed on Thursday.
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  • Mar
  • 31
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  • India March 31 Public Holiday In Tamil Nadu State

    The Hindu - The Tamil Nadu State Government has declared March 31 a public holiday under the Negotiable Instruments Act for all State Government offices, public undertakings including the State Transport Corporations and industrial establishments.
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  • Mar
  • 20
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  • India March 23 Public Holiday In Punjab State

    Punjab Newsline - Yesterday, Punjab declared March 23, 2007, and September 27, 2007, as gazetted holidays on the occasion of 75th Martyrdom Day and 100th birth anniversary of Shaheed Bhagat Singh.
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  • Mar
  • 14
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  • India Changes Date Of Telugu New Year Public Holiday

    Andhra Cafe - Hyderabad : The Andhra Pradesh government declared holiday for Ugadi, the Telugu New Year, on March 19 instead of March 20, after having consulted about 10 writers of panchangams to fix the date.
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  • Mar
  • 10
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  • India Expecting Extended Bank Holidays Around Ramnavami

    Times of India - This year's Ramnavami gazetted holiday, on March 27, may be followed by a 3-day national banking strike, from March 28-30, and preceded by a day off taken by some bank employees to enjoy a 6-day consecutive break.
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  • Feb
  • 22
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  • India February 24 Public Holiday In Punjab State

    IBN - By virtue of section 25 of the Negotiable Instrument Act, 1881, a public holiday was declared for most government institutions in Valtoha Assembly Constituency of Punjab, on February 24, on account of election in the constituency, which include state corporations, boards and educational institutions.
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  • Feb
  • 6
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  • India Nationwide Banking Strike Expected On February 23

    - The United Forum of Bank Union has made a preliminary call for a nation-wide banking strike on February 23, 2007.
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  • Feb
  • 6
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  • India's Punjab State Moves February Public Holiday

    Punjab Newsline - The Punjab Government has declared that Tuesday, February 13, 2007 shall be a closed day for all shops and commercial establishments, in lieu of any close day falling on any day between February 14 and 20.
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  • Jan
  • 29
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  • India February 1 Public holiday In Maharashtra State

    The Hindustan Times - The state government of Maharashtra has declared February 1 a public holiday for the civic elections to be held for 10 civic bodies.
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  • Jan
  • 10
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  • India's UP State Amends Official Public Holidays List

    The Organiser - The UPA government has removed Holi and Janmasthami from the list of gazetted government holidays. They are now only on the list of Restricted Holidays, along with 32 other festivals and sacred days.
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  • Jan
  • 5
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  • India January 5 Public Holiday In Hindustan State

    Hindustan Times - The Hindustan State Government declared Friday, January 5, 2007, a public holiday for Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti.
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  • Jan
  • 3
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  • India January 4 Afternoon Public Holiday In Punjab State

    Punjab Newsline - The Punjab Government Offices, Boards, Corporations and Educational Institutions will remain closed in the Punjab State for the second half of Thursday, January 4, 2007 to enable its employees to participate in the Nagar Kirtan on the occasion of Guru Gobind Singh Ji Parkash Utsav.
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2006

  • Dec
  • 26
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  • India's Punjab State Announces Official List Of 2007 Public Holidays

    Punjab Newline - Last Friday, the Punjab state government announced the calendar of 24 gazetted Punjab public holidays for 2007.
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  • Dec
  • 13
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  • India Bracing For Banking Strike

    National Australia Bank - As a follow-up to the news item of November 22, it has been reported that the proposed banking sector strike by the Central Trade Unions of Indian Banks is likely to take place on December 14, 2006 (Thursday), as anticipated.
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  • Dec
  • 6
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  • India's Maharashtra State Declares Ambedkar Public Holiday

    The Hindu - After weeks of repeated requests on the part of the police, the Maharashtra government has finally declared holiday for schools and colleges in the city of Mumbai, today, on the occasion of the 50th death anniversary of the father of Constitution, Babasaheb Ambedkar.
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  • Nov
  • 27
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  • India December 1 Public Holiday In Himachal Pradesh State

    Zeenews - The Himachal Pradesh government has announced a public holiday on December 1 in all panchayat areas of the state were bye-polls are being held, an official spokesman said.
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  • Nov
  • 22
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  • Indian Banking Strike Expected On December 14

    Reserve Bank of India - The Central Trade Unions of Indian Banks have proposed a nation-wide banking strike on December 14, 2006. There may be impact on cash clearing, foreign exchange transactions and settlement of trades if the strike materializes.
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  • Oct
  • 24
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  • India's Capital Changes Date Of Eid-ul-Fitr Public Holiday

    The Hindu - New Delhi: In a last minute change, the Delhi government has declared a holiday today on account of Eid-ul-Fitr. All offices, schools and colleges, and banks will remain closed.
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  • Oct
  • 24
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  • India's Punjab State Changes Date Of Eid-ul-Fitr Public Holiday

    The Hindu - In the Punjab, the Haryana Government and the Chandigarh administration, which had earlier declared holiday for Eid-ul-Fitr on October 25, rescheduled it for today.
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  • Oct
  • 23
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  • India October 22 Public Holiday In Punjab State

    The Punjab Tribune - At Patiala, during the state-level function to mark the Vishwakarma Day on October 22, 2006, the Punjab Chief Minister, Capt Amarinder Singh, promised to declare a gazetted holiday on the occasion of the birthday of Lord Vishwakarma in future.
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  • Oct
  • 19
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  • India Public Holidays October 20, 23 and 24 In Tamil Nadu State

    Government of Tamil Nadu (Chennai) - Friday 20/10, Monday 23/10 and Tuesday 24/10 will be state government holidays in Chennai and Tamil Nadu.
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See also: India bank holidays and public holidays for 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023.

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